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Israel Killed Five Palestinians and Detained Over 400 in West Bank Raids

Since the kidnappings of three Israeli teens, the army has detained over 400 Palestinians, including the speaker and several elected members of the Palestinian Legislative Council in ongoing raids across the West Bank.
Oz Katerji
6.26.14
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Polish Fascists Attacked a London Family Music Festival on Saturday

They assaulted several people, including a man who was stabbed in the ensuing melee.
Oz Katerji
6.24.14
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Lebanon's Hash Farm Wars

Lebanon's feuding militias still use drugs as a source of income.
Oz Katerji
3.12.14
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The Syrian Regime Is Using DIY Barrel Bombs Against Its Citizens

With dozens of fatalities attributed to these bombs on a daily basis, the Syrian Air Force seems to have found itself a successful and low-cost tool for causing widespread destruction in opposition-controlled areas. I caught up with munitions expert...
Oz Katerji
2.14.14
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An Interview with a Journalist Who Was Tortured for Investigating Hezbollah

After being held, beaten, and interrogated by Hezbollah, Rami Aysha was handed over to the Lebanese authorities, who released him on bail on trumped up charges of arms smuggling.
Oz Katerji
12.10.13
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A Munitions Expert Weighs in on Last Month's Chemical Attacks in Damascus

Independent munitions expert Eliot Higgins, a.k.a. "Brown Moses," has put forward a particularly convincing case linking the regime to the sarin gas attacks, which corroborates firmly with the information gathered by NGOs and the intelligence agencies...
Oz Katerji
9.9.13
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Pop Stars and Radical Clerics Are Fighting the Army in Lebanon

Lebanon is a madhouse. In the last two days alone, over 40 people have lost their lives in clashes between Sunnis loyal to hardline Sheikh Ahmad al-Assir and the interdenominational Lebanese Armed Forces (LAF). This latest outburst of violence began on...
Oz Katerji
6.26.13
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The Syrian Electronic Army Talk About Hacking the Guardian and Their Obama Bomb Hoax

They almost crashed the stock market by hacking the Associated Press's Twitter account and telling everyone the White House had been bombed and that Obama had been injured. As the markets reacted to the news, the DOW Jones was sent plummeting by a...
Oz Katerji
4.30.13
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Egypt's Black Bloc Doesn't Want to Be Your Friend

Modeling themselves on the anti-establishment ideals of their Western counterparts, the Egyptian Black Bloc shares the same tactics and uniform, but have adopted the name with its capital letters intact: Black Bloc as anti-Islamist movement, rather...
Oz Katerji
2.12.13