Archive | October 23, 2010

Extremists Settlers Assualt Arab Students In Safad – International Middle East Media Center

Saturday October 23, 2010 13:10 by Sandy Khair – IMEMC & Agencies On Friday midnight, a group of extremist settlers hurled stones at students dorms, at the Academics College of Safad, in the Galilee. The Arab students resisted the extremists until the arrival of the Israeli Police to the scene. The police made no arrests […]

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Palestinians in Europe: Abbas should be stripped of powers

[ 23/10/2010 – 05:05 PM ]   LONDON, (PIC)– Palestinian institutions in Europe said Palestinian de facto president Mahmoud Abbas should be stripped of his powers over statements he made on Israeli television announcing plans to back down on the historical rights of the Palestinians in return for a state based on 1967 borders. A […]

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Bardawil: Reconciliation meeting next week

[ 23/10/2010 – 04:29 PM ]   GAZA, (PIC)– Dr. Salah Al-Bardawil, a Hamas leader, said on Saturday that his movement has agreed with Fatah faction on holding their reconciliation meeting next week. He said in a press release that agreement would be reached later regarding the venue of the meeting, not ruling out the […]

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Haneyya: Prisoners issue must be made international

[ 23/10/2010 – 04:09 PM ]   GAZA, (PIC)– Palestinian Prime Minister Ismail Haneyya announced he will assume all expenses of an Arab-international tour by a delegation from the families of Palestinian prisoners in Israeli detention aimed at publicizing their cause to the world. Speaking at the international Palestinian POW conference held by the “Innovation” […]

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Israel retracts earlier approval to build 8 UNRWA schools in Gaza

[ 23/10/2010 – 03:56 PM ]   GAZA, (PIC)– The UN Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) has charged Israel with backtracking on earlier decisions allowing the construction of eight new schools in the Gaza Strip. The Jerusalem Post on Friday said that the Israeli war ministry refused an UNRWA request to build a number of […]

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Lifeline convoy delivers medical assistance to health ministry

[ 23/10/2010 – 02:42 PM ]   GAZA, (PIC)– A delegation of the lifeline 5 aid convoy on Saturday delivered medical equipment and medicines to the tune of five million dollars to the Palestinian health ministry in the Gaza Strip. Kevin Ovenden, who is leading the convoy on behalf of its original leader former British […]

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Hamas slams PA officers for visiting Rabin center in Tel Aviv

[ 23/10/2010 – 02:20 PM ]   GAZA, (PIC)– The Hamas Movement strongly denounced security officers from the Palestinian Authority (PA) for visiting Rabin center in Tel Aviv, saying the security apparatuses in the West Bank stooped to a serious level in its relations with the Israeli occupation. In a statement on Saturday, Hamas spokesman […]

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Prisoner Abu Shakhdam almost lost eyesight due to medical neglect

[ 23/10/2010 – 02:17 PM ]   Al-KHALIL, (PIC)– The Palestinian prisoner society said that Palestinian prisoner Firas Abu Shakhdam is in serious health condition and almost lost his eyesight as a result of the deliberate medical neglect policy pursued in the Israeli Negev prison and Ramla hospital. The prisoner told the society that he […]

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Qassem: The PA-Israeli talks are only aimed at eliminating the Palestinian cause

[ 23/10/2010 – 02:07 PM ]   RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Professor of political science Abdelsattar Qassem said that the Palestinian authority’s negotiations with the Israeli occupation state are only part of a long, old process aimed at liquidating the Palestinian cause and serving the Israeli interests alone. In a press statement to Quds Press on Friday, […]

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Haneyya: The arrival of Lifeline 5 in Gaza is a historic moment

[ 23/10/2010 – 10:24 AM ]   GAZA, (PIC)– Palestinian premier Ismail Haneyya hailed the participants in the fifth aid convoy Lifeline for the risks they endured in order to arrive in the besieged Gaza Strip and described their arrival as a historic moment. “This is a historic moment, and it will be recorded in […]

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Abu Marzouk: The Arab peace initiative does not represent Hamas’s positions

[ 23/10/2010 – 09:03 AM ]   AMMAN, (PIC)– Deputy head of Hamas’s political bureau Moussa Abu Marzouk said that his Movement told officials from the international Elders organization during their visit to Gaza that the Arab peace initiative does not represent its positions and should not be considered a ceiling of the Palestinian demands. […]

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Ramahi: Using Palestinians as human shields reveals Zionist fanaticism

[ 23/10/2010 – 08:00 AM ]   RAMALLAH, (PIC)– MP Dr. Mahmoud Al-Ramahi, the secretary of the Palestinian legislative council, has charged that the edict by Jewish rabbi Yitzhak Shapira allowing use of Palestinian civilians as human shields in war and military operations reflected the extent of that rabbi’s racism, savagery, and malice against Palestinians. […]

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Detained Hamas MP denies meeting with German envoy

[ 23/10/2010 – 07:41 AM ]   RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Hamas MP Hassan Yousef, who is detained in Israeli occupation jails, has denied meeting with the German envoy mediating the release of captured Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit in prison. Yousef in a statement published on Friday said that the report by London-based Al-Hayat newspaper in this […]

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The Truth About Islam | Racism Ended Where Islam Started

The Facts about Racism & Islam Racist against other religions? “Say: We believe In God, and in what Has been revealed to us And what was revealed To Abraham, Isma’il(Ishmael); Isaac, Jacob, and the tribes, And in (the Books) Given to Moses, Jesus, And the Prophets, >From their Lord: We make no distinction Between one and another Among them and to God do we Bow our will( in Islam).” Holy Quran 3:84 “Let there be no compulsion in matters of Religion” Holy Quran 2:256 “Verily, those who believe (in the Quran) And those who follow the Jewish( scriptures) And the Christians and the Sabians, Any who believe in God And the Last Day, And work righteousness Shall have their reward With their Lord; on them Shall be no fear, nor shall they grieve.” Holy Quran 2:62   Racism towards other races? “(The Hajj pilgrimage to Mecca) was an exhilarating experience to see people belonging to different colours, races and nationalities, kings, heads of states and ordinary men from very poor countries all clad in two simple white sheets praying to God without any sense of either pride or inferiority. It was a practical manifestation of the concept of equally in Islam.” Cassius Clay, now Muhammed Ali.   “The Europeans in South Africa dread the advent of Islam, as they( Muslims) claim equality with the white races. They may well dread it. If brotherhood is a sin, if it is equality of the coloured races that they dread, then their dread is well-founded.” Mohandas K. Ghandi   “I have been struck over again by this indivisible unity of Islam that makes a man instinctively a brother. When you meet an Egyptian, an Algerian, an Indian and a Turk in London, what matters is that Egypt is the motherland of one and India is the motherland of another.” Sarojini Naidu […]

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No Racism in Islam | The Farewell Ceremony of Prophet Muhammed SAWS

The following is the Farewell Address of the holy Prophet Muhammad p.b.u.h. This sermon was delivered on the Ninth Day of Dhul-Hijjah 10 A.H. in the ‘Uranah valley of Mount Arafat’ in Mecca.: After praising and thanking Allah the Prophet (s.a.w.s.) said: “O People, lend me an attentive ear, for I know not whether after […]

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