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PLO members call on Abbas to stop negotiations and activate resistance

“The entire enter­prise of a Jew­ish state in Palestine is built upon an express rejec­tion of interna­tional law.” ~ Brayer MEMO | Nov 28, 2013 Most of the factions in the PLO are refusing the PA and President Abbas’s continuation of negotiations with the Israeli occupation because of the lack of tangible results on the ground. […]

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Human chain against Gaza blockade

[ PIC 28/11/2013 - 11:28 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Dozens of injured and disabled Palestinians have participated Wednesday afternoon in a human chain against Israeli siege on the Gaza Strip. The human chain stretched along Omar Mukhtar Street in Gaza, where the participants raised Palestinian flag and banners condemning the siege imposed on them and […]

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Falk (@rfalk13) calls for urgent action to solve Gaza’s power crisis and avert its impacts

[ PIC 27/11/2013 - 03:08 PM ] GENEVA, (PIC)– UN special rapporteur Richard Falk called for urgent action to address the power crisis in the besieged Gaza Strip that has left 1.7 million of its residents in a dire situation. “The situation in Gaza is at a point of near catastrophe,” the UN official, who […]

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Gaza government: Lieberman’s call for reoccupying Gaza is declaration of war

[ PIC 27/11/2013 - 11:53 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– The Palestinian government in Gaza denounced the comments made by the occupation Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman, which call for the re-occupation of Gaza. The government considered in a statement, after its weekly meeting on Tuesday, that such remarks form a threat to declare a war punishable […]

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#GazaUnderAttack | Young man wounded in IOF shooting south of Gaza

[ PIC 27/11/2013 - 07:00 AM ] KHAN YOUNIS, (PIC)– A Palestinian young man was injured when Israeli occupation forces (IOF) fired at an area east of Khan Younis, south of the Gaza Strip, on Tuesday night. Eyewitnesses said that IOF soldiers opened their machineguns at farmers in Fakhari area wounding one of them who […]

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#GazaUnderAttack | Israeli gunboats open fire at Palestinian fishing boats

[ PIC 27/11/2013 - 08:47 AM ] RAFAH, (PIC)– Israeli navy gunboats opened heavy machinegun fire at Palestinian fishing boats off the coast of Rafah, south of the Gaza Strip, on Tuesday night. Sources in the marine police told the PIC reporter that the incident took place half a mile off Rafah harbor. They said […]

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Abu Marzouk: The power crisis may be resolved soon

[ PIC 27/11/2013 - 10:02 AM ] CAIRO, (PIC)– Member of Hamas’s political bureau Dr. Mousa Abu Marzouk expected the emergence of positive results soon ending the electricity and fuel crises in the Gaza Strip. “The government in Gaza has made every effort through contacting its friends and the concerned parties to contribute to solving […]

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Hamas: The PA and Egypt’s media incite against the Palestinian resistance

“The entire enter­prise of a Jew­ish state in Palestine is built upon an express rejec­tion of interna­tional law.” ~ Brayer [ PIC 24/11/2013 - 01:55 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– The Hamas Movement accused the Palestinian Authority (PA) and its security apparatuses of involvement in the incitement conspiracy with some Egyptian media outlets against the Palestinian people […]

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“We are buried alive in a big tomb” – an account of life under occupation

November 24, 2013 · by palestinesolidaritycampaign | Chat2Gaza In a speaking tour organised by Palestine Solidarity Campaign, senior Gaza journalist Yousef Al-Helou has been touring British universities to give a first-hand account of life under occupation and siege. His visit to the University of Greenwich is described here, by student Firas Wahhab by Firas Wahhab […]

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#GazaUnderAttack | Israeli warplanes launch mock raids on Gaza

[ PIC 24/11/2013 - 10:24 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Israeli fighter jets launched a series of mock raids on the Gaza Strip on Sunday spreading panic among the populace. A field observer said that an Israeli F-16 warplane dropped a number of bombs in the sea off Gaza city coast and other deserted areas in […]

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Gaza’s Rafah border closed for 2nd day

Palestinians pushing to open Rafah crossing gate amid gripping closure a few months earlier Al Ray Agencies | Nov 23, 2013 Gaza, ALRAY – The Egyptian authorities have been closing the Rafah crossing in both directions for the second day in a row. The crossing opened part-time for three consecutive days exceptionally  before being closed again […]

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Israel’s New Terror Threat From Gaza…..That Isn’t

Originally posted on Sally Idwedar: A Life in Gaza:
Israeli Occupation Forces claim Hamas has a new ‘weapon’ – TERROR BALLOONS! Yes you heard it right- balloons. In an interview with Israel’s Channel 2, a senior IDF officer in the Southern Command said that Hamas has resolved to gather intelligence deep inside Israel, and not…

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@BBC denies reality of how siege hurts healthcare in Gaza

Amena Saleem | 11/22/2013 – 19:08 | Electronic Intifada In April this year, the BBC’s Director-General Tony Hall gave assurances to members of Parliament about the BBC’s impartiality when covering Palestine. He also told MPs that the BBC’s complaints process, headed by the BBC Trust, provides adequate checks and balances. However, some of the BBC’s […]

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Egyptian authorities close Rafah after 3 days of opening

[ PIC 22/11/2013 - 04:59 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Egyptian authorities closed on Thursday evening the Rafah crossing, until further notice, three days after opening it. Public administration of crossings in Gaza reported that three buses carrying 353 passengers were able to leave the Rafah crossing on Thursday, in addition to a number of ambulances. […]

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The water in Gaza is not only water

22nd November 2013 | International Solidarity Movement, Charlie Andreasson | Gaza, Occupied Palestine I was just going to make dinner when I realized the filtered water in my tank was almost done. Perhaps it would be enough if I used the last of my bottled water. But then I would have nothing to drink with my […]

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Al-Masri: Qassam Brigades (@AlQassamBrigade) has many surprises awaiting the enemy

“The entire enter­prise of a Jew­ish state in Palestine is built upon an express rejec­tion of interna­tional law.” ~ Brayer [ PIC 22/11/2013 - 05:17 PM ] JENIN, (PIC)– Groups of settlers, accompanied by the occupation forces (IOF), stormed on Friday morning the area between the villages of Kefert and Yaabad, south of Jenin, where they […]

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VIDEO | Universal Children’s Day marked under siege in Gaza

Published on Nov 21, 2013 A marathon has been held in the Gaza Strip as part of an event celebrating the Universal Children’s Day. Large numbers of children took part in the competition aimed at highlighting the plight of Palestinians in the Israeli-blockaded territory. Related Special Topic | Egypts Siege on Gaza – Live Blog […]

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PCHR: Gaza leukemia patients without medicine for 11 months

Ma’an News Agency |  Tuesday 19/11/2013 (updated) 21/11/2013 09:30 Cancer patients and supporters protest the siege of Gaza. (MaanImages/file) BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — Leukemia patients in the Gaza Strip have been without medicine for more than 11 months leaving them in grave danger of complications and death, according to a report released Sunday by the Palestinian […]

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