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Gaza violence is latest salvo in war of narratives

Apr 7, 2018

Gaza violence is latest salvo in war of narratives

Thousands of Palestinians on Friday took part in a mass protest along the Gaza Strip's volatile border with Israel, the second large-scale demonstration in what is expected to be a steady turnout over the coming weeks. Nearly 30 Palestinians were killed by Israeli fire in ...

New Gaza border protests leaves nine dead, scores wounded

Apr 7, 2018

New Gaza border protests leaves nine dead, scores wounded

Thousands of Palestinians protested along Gaza's sealed border with Israel on Friday, engulfing the volatile area in black smoke from burning tires to try to block the view of Israeli snipers and cheering a Hamas strongman who pledged that the border fence will eventually ...

Myanmar civil groups blast Facebook over hate speech

Apr 6, 2018

Myanmar civil groups blast Facebook over hate speech

Myanmar civil society groups have hit back at Mark Zuckerberg in an open letter accusing Facebook of failing to curb hate speech that has raised religious tension in the restive country. Facebook has been on the defensive against allegations its platform has helped fuel communal ...