Archive | October 17, 2010

Oct 17 2010 |GAZA-PALESTINE| TODAY NEWS LINKS| Gaza has been under a siege for 1222 days | Spread-Share-Link or Tweet the News!

Every day updating all news, sources and actual information about Gaza – Palestine, check also earlier notes since June 1th, 2010 with al news from worldwide newspapers and sources. Thank You. JazzakAllahu Khair. http://www.facebook.com/pages/Umm-Hajar-Occupied-With-Palestine/144257148953808 ********************************************************** No blockade able to prevent you from supporting Palestine! NO BLOCKADE can prevent donating by wiring money to islamic relief […]

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Zionist settlers drench Palestinian grapevines with sewage water

[ 17/10/2010 – 04:56 PM ]   AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– Zionist settlers flooded grapevines in the Palestinian village of Beit Ummar, Al-Khalil city, on Sunday with sewage water damaging the crops over tens of dunums. Local sources reported that the settlers in nearby Etzion settlement opened the gates of sewage ponds in their settlement at a […]

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IOA renews building in Revava settlement

[ 17/10/2010 – 04:52 PM ]   SALFIT, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation authority (IOA) resumed construction in Revava settlement established on land of the Hares and Deir Estiyya villages north of Salfit district on Sunday. Eyewitnesses said that bulldozers were digging land in the southern sector of the settlement in preparation for establishing new housing […]

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Arab states: World must put an end to ‘Israeli arrogance’ – Haaretz Daily Newspaper | Israel News

57-nation Organization of the Islamic Conference condemns Israel for renewing settlement construction in East Jerusalem, says it’s a ‘provocative step intended to sabotage peace process.’ Arab states: World must put an end to ‘Israeli arrogance’ – Haaretz Daily Newspaper | Israel News.

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Tensions mount in Silwan as Israel detains child, threatens to take down tent

[ 17/10/2010 – 11:19 AM ]   OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Israeli forces arrested Sunday morning the child Imran Mansur, 11, while in poor medical condition in his Wadi Hilwa home in Jerusalem’s Silwan district. His parents were not allowed to escort him but were ordered to appear later at the police station. Imran is the […]

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IOF troops quell Beit Ummar village using bullets, gas

[ 17/10/2010 – 10:51 AM ]   AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– Israeli occupation forces (IOF) quelled on Saturday a peaceful anti separation wall march staged by locals and foreign activists in the village of Beit Ummar, Al-Khalil district. Eyewitnesses said that the IOF soldiers stationed in Dhaher area adjacent to the settlement of Karmi Tzur fired smoke […]

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Egypt denies entry to 17 activists on board Lifeline 5 convoy to Gaza

[ 17/10/2010 – 10:48 AM ]   LATAKIA, (PIC)– The Egyptian Embassy in Syria notified Lifeline 5 operators that it will not allow 17 of the activists on board to enter the Gaza Strip, exclusive PIC sources said, underlining that the banned persons’ list includes most of the convoy’s leadership. Lifeline spokesman Zahir Beirawi said […]

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Islamic conference slams Israel’s settlement activities in east J’lem

[ 17/10/2010 – 09:54 AM ]   JEDDAH, (PIC)– The organization of the Islamic conference on Saturday strongly denounced Israel’s resumed settlement activities in east Jerusalem, saying this would undermine the peace efforts between Fatah’s authority and the Israeli occupation state. “This step is provocative and a disregard for the will of the international community, […]

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Aid Convoy crosses Morocco to Algeria in historic precedent en route to Gaza

[ 17/10/2010 – 09:28 AM ]   ALGIERS, (PIC)– The European aid convoy to Gaza “Road to Hope” crossed the Moroccan borders to Algeria en route to the besieged Gaza Strip in a historic precedent on Saturday. The Quds Press quoted convoy sources as saying that the Road to Hope, which was working away from […]

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Palestinian fighter killed, two injured in IOF shelling

[ 17/10/2010 – 09:25 AM ]   GAZA, (PIC)– A Palestinian resistance fighter was killed and two others injured in an Israeli shelling that targeted them northwest of Gaza at dawn Sunday. Spokesman of the medical services Adham Abu Samliya told the PIC that medical teams retrieved the body of Mahmoud Wishah, 21, and two […]

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Israel shells Gaza overnight, 1 dead

Sunday, 17 October 2010 08:16 Written by Omar_Ghraieb Gaza, October 17, (Pal Telegraph) Gazan citizen was killed and two others wounded early today by Israeli shelling targeted the north-west of Gaza City. According to local sources, the medical personnel retrieved one martyr and two wounded one of them in critical condition, following the Israeli bombing […]

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Carter says Gaza Palestinians treated like animals

Tue Jun 16, 2009 11:18am EDT   GAZA, June 16 (Reuters) – Palestinians in the Gaza Strip are being “treated more like animals than human beings”, former U.S. president Jimmy Carter said on Tuesday.  On a visit to the enclave, he condemned Israel’s January bombardment of Gaza and its continuing trade blockade, which he said […]

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IRIN Middle East | ISRAEL-OPT: Gaza food supplies strangled by 1,000-day blockade | Israel | OPT | Economy | Food Security | Health & Nutrition

Photo: Tom Spender/IRIN Sixty-one percent of the Gaza population is food insecure RAMALLAH, 30 May 2010 (IRIN) – The amount and quality of food available to the estimated 1.5 million Palestinians living in the Gaza Strip has been severely restricted by more than 1,000 days of a near-complete blockade, states a UN Food and Agriculture […]

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IRIN Middle East | OPT: West Bank health and economy up a bit, Gaza down | OPT | Economy | Food Security | Health & Nutrition | Water & Sanitation

Photo: Suhair Karam/IRIN An old man sits outside his UNRWA-supplied tent in northern Gaza. His home was destroyed in the war DUBAI, 18 May 2010 (IRIN) – With a failing economy, rising unemployment and deteriorating power, sanitation and health facilities, the health of Gaza’s population continues to worsen, according to a recent World Health Organization […]

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Maan News Agency: 1 killed in Israeli airstrike on Gaza

    Published today (updated) 17/10/2010 08:43   GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — An Israeli airstrike northwest of Gaza City killed a Palestinian on Sunday morning and injured two others, a Gaza medical spokesman said. Adham Abu Silmiyya said Mahmoud Jabir Washah, 21, was killed when Israel’s air force struck the As-Sudaniyya neighborhood near Gaza City. […]

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