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The Kites are Flying

Mirna is Palestinian but lives in Britain because of the dangers in the Middle East. She describes what it’s like for her family still there. Check this website to learn about Mirna http://news.bbc.co.uk/cbbcnews/hi/club/your_reports/newsid_1916000/1916405.stm Now, imagine you are Said. Write a … Continue reading

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The Kites are Flying: Background to the story

In 2002, Israel decided to build a “security fence” in the West Bank. What is the fence? In fact, it’s part-wall, part-fence. Most of its 440-mile length is made up of a concrete base, topped by five metres of wire. … Continue reading

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