Archive | December 22, 2010

Vigil outside the Israeli embassy, 27 December 2010, 1-3pm to mark the second year of the start of Operation Cast Lead.

  Vigil outside the Israeli embassy, 27 December 2010, 1-3pm to mark the second year of the start of Operation Cast Lead. Let us not forget, see you there? More info: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Friends-of-Al-Aqsa/116649450268

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Dec 22, 2010 | GAZA PALESTINE | TODAY NEWS LINKS| Gaza has been under siege for 1288 days | Spread-Share-Link or Tweet the News

آخر الأخبار والتحديثات Every day updating all news, sources and actual information about Gaza – Palestine, check also earlier notes since June 1th, 2010 with all news from worldwide newspapers and sources. وسلام عليكم و رحمة الله و بركاته **************************************************************** The Electronic Intifada Campaign: Help keep our reporting strong in 2011 http://electronicintifada.net/v2/article11662.shtml **************************************************************** No blockade […]

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Syrian 80-ton aid heads to Gaza

[ 22/12/2010 – 05:33 PM ]   DAMASCUS, (PIC)– The Syrian Arab popular committee for the support of the Palestinian people has sent a new aid batch of foodstuffs and medical material to the besieged Gaza Strip. An official Syrian media quoted the head of the committee Ahmed Abdulkarim as saying that four trucks loaded […]

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The reunification of my parents

by Linah Alsaafin on November 5, 2010   Linah’s parents together in March, 2009 Yesterday my mother crossed the Allenby bridge, from the West Bank to Jordan, to see my father in Amman. What makes this banal act unusual is that she had to wait almost a year to be finally granted permission to cross […]

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QNA | News | Israeli Settlers Break Into Aqsa Mosque Courtyard

Article Date: 18:34 2010/12/22 Article ID: 0065 Occupied Jerusalem , December 22 (QNA) – Several groups of the Israeli settlers broke into the courtyards of the Holy Aqsa Mosque in Al-Quds (Occupied Jerusalem) on Wednesday and performed rituals in the mosque. Local Gaza radio stations and palestinian media organs quoted eyewitnesses saying the break-in started […]

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New Israeli plan to build 180 settlement units near Amlesson area in J’lem

[ 22/12/2010 – 04:37 PM ]   OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– The Israeli municipal council in the occupied city of Jerusalem unveiled a new plan to establish a new settlement outpost of 180 housing units near Amlesson neighborhood, south of the holy city. Official from Amlesson society Jameel Lafi said this new plan is aimed at […]

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MIFTAH – Religion Should Unite, Not Divide

Date posted: December 22, 2010 By Joharah Baker for MIFTAH Send Article Printer Friendly Read & Post Comment User Comments: 0 I realized the other day just how influential teachers can be and conversely, how impressionable the young minds they shape actually are. “Mommy, my classmate asked Ustaz [Mr.] Adrian if he was Christian or […]

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French Activist Detained At Ben Gurion Airport, Denied Entry – International Middle East Media Center

Wednesday December 22, 2010 10:11 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies Sabbine Haddad, a spokeswoman for the Israeli Ministry of Interior, stated Tuesday that French peace activist, Olivia Zamour, was detained at the Ben Gurion International Airport in Tel Aviv, and was denied entry to the country. Photo – wikimedia Haddad said that Zamour […]

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ei: Israeli arms firm to benefit from EU-funded research

David Cronin, The Electronic Intifada, 21 December 2010 BRUSSELS (IPS) – Arms traders are seeking to convince the European Union that publicly-funded scientific research grants should help develop weapons for future wars. In a series of secret discussions, Brussels officials and representatives of the arms industry are examining if the EU’s multi-billion euro “framework program” […]

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The tragedy of child arrest: a story from Ofer Prison « Wadi Hilweh Information Center – Silwan, Jerusalem

Wednesday, 22 December, 2010 | 17:54 Silwan, Jerusalem (SILWANIC) — One of the most serious cases of human rights violations enacted by Israeli forces in is surely that which are carried out against children. Palestinian children throughout Jerusalem and the West Bank live under threat of targeting and arrest by Israeli forces, who rarely distinguish […]

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Israelis Hold Racist Demonstrations against Migrant Workers, Palestinians

Wednesday, 22 December 2010 16:26 Alternative Information Center (AIC) Israeli cities were swept up this week with racist demonstrations calling for the deportation of migrant workers and asylum seekers and the non-rental or sale of land and flats to Palestinians and “foreigners”. In Tel Aviv, hundreds of protesters took to the streets last night (21 […]

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China says ready to renew Palestine recognition [ WORLD BULLETIN- TURKEY NEWS, WORLD NEWS ]

China said it is ready to renew its recognition of a Palestinian state amid growing moves by Latin America states, a report said. Wednesday, 22 December 2010 16:48 China said it is ready to renew its recognition of a Palestinian state amid growing moves by Latin America states, a report said. Recently Bolivia has recognized […]

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Hamas calls on PA to end cooperation with Israel

Hamas calls on PA to end cooperation with Israel Published today 16:34     Gaza residents and Hamas supporters gather for a celebration marking the  23rd anniversary of the founding of Hamas, in Gaza City, on 14 December  2010. [MaanImages] BEIRUT, Lebanon (Ma’an) — Hamas representative in Lebanon Ali Baraka called on President Mahmoud Abbas […]

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BDS Comes to JStreet | Joseph Dana

In 2005, one hundred seventy Palestinian civil society organizations began a global non-violent boycott, divestment and sanction movement (BDS) aimed at forcing Israel to abide by international law in the Occupied Palestinian Territories. BDS has since become a major factor in the ‘Israel debate’ as it has opened new possibilities for global civil society to […]

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Israel, Palestinians warn of military escalation in Gaza – People’s Daily Online

21:46, December 22, 2010 Email | Print | Subscribe | Comments | Forum Increases the bookmark twitter facebook digg Google Windowslive Delicious buzz friendfeed Linkedin diigo reddit stumbleupon The Palestinians on Wednesday warned of an Israeli military escalation against the Gaza Strip, as Israeli army officials said that the situation on the borders between the enclave and Israel is […]

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