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Palestinian children in Israeli jails

Israeli soldiers arrest a child during the weekly demonstration in Kfer Qaddum, West Bank, January 25, 2013_Yotam Ronen

“Every child deprived of liberty shall be treated with humanity and respect for the inherent dignity of the human person, and in a manner which takes into account the needs of persons of his or …

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ANC condemns attack on Gaza

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The African National Congress on Thursday described the Israeli military’s attacks on the Gaza strip as “barbaric”. ANC statement on the situation in Gaza, released on 10 July 2014. The African National Congress (ANC), condemns …

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Gaza Attacks- July 2014

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Newsrooms and social media are replete with the latest conflict in Gaza. There isn’t a humane soul who has a lump in their throats nor a mother with a dry eye when an image of …

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Syria Stationery Drive radio interviews

Listen to the radio interviews with Muallimah Sa’uda on the Syria Stationery Drive. Voice of the Cape interview [audio:../audio/voice-of-the-cape-interview.mp3] Download the MP3 file Radio Al-Ansaar Interview [audio:../audio/radio-alansaar.mp3] Download the MP3 file Cii Broadcasting Interview – …

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Snow in Syria

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Storm “Alexa”, the worst storm to hit the Middle East in decades began on Wednesday, December 11, bringing high winds, blizzards and freezing temperatures and significant snowfall to areas of Turkey, Syria, Lebanon, Jordan, Israel, …

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Nelson Mandela dies

Nelson Mandela dies

“Our nation has lost its greatest son. Our people have lost a father,” South African President Jacob Zuma said. “What made Nelson Mandela great was precisely what made him human. We saw in him what …

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Shaykh Sabouni at Darul Uloom Newcastle

Shaykh Sabouni visits Darul Uloom Newcastle

Shaykh Muhammad Ali Sabouni, 83 year old renowned Syrian Aalim will be honouring us with his esteemed presence here in Newcastle, at the Darul Uloom’s 41st anniversary Jalsah on Saturday, 23 November 2013. I remember …

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Who is Morsi?

Who is Morsi?

It has been two and a half years since Egyptians took to the streets in protest of Hosni Mubarak’s thirty year regime and with so many outbreaks of sectarian and political violence, Egyptians are left …

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Education Crisis in Syria

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As we know the war in Syria has been ongoing for over two years now. According to Unicef, the number of people affected has soared with more than 6.8 million people in need of humanitarian …

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Report on Syria (Reyhanli and Killis)

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Report on Syria (Reyhanli and Killis) by Suraiya Vawda Newcastle, KZN Alhamdulillaah I am most grateful for the unbelievable experience I had on our mission to show solidarity and support to the thousands of displaced …

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