Archive | January 24, 2011

Citing Al Jazeera Leaks, Lieberman Pushes Interim Agreement

PNN – Palestine News Network – 24.01.11 – 13:41 Jerusalem – PNN – On Monday, Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman seized on the recently released “Palestine Paper,” over 1600 pages of Palestinian documents leaked by Al Jazeera TV, to push his idea for an interim agreement between Israel and Palestinians instead of a long-term peace […]

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14 Year Old Boy Arrested by Israeli Military in Night Raid in Nabi Saleh

Monday January 24, 2011 13:46 by Ramona M. – IMEMC and Agencies On Sunday night, the Israeli army raided the Palestinian village of Nabi Saleh for the third time in two weeks and arrested a 14 year old boy. Last week, the army raided over twenty Nabi Saleh homes, photographed youth and collected their ID […]

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Water authority discloses Israeli crime on Gaza’s water supply

[ 23/01/2011 – 07:15 PM ]   GAZA, (PIC)– Gaza’s water authority has uncovered a crime Israel has been committing against the Gaza Strip’s water supply. Over the last three decades, Mekerot, an Israeli water company, has been supplying the strip with no more than 5 million cubic meters of water annually, actually an integral […]

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Palestine Solidarity Campaign builds broad coalition of support

Posted: 2011/01/24 From: Mathaba Two years after the war on Gaza, the Palestine Solidarity Campaign (PSC) is trying to build the biggest, broadest coalition of support for the Palestinians. Photo: Mathaba London reporter Karen Dabrowska A major rally in central London last week began with a minute’s silence for the 1400 Palestinians who were killed between 27 […]

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‘Israel sought Gaza cleansing in 2008’

PressTV – Mon Jan 24, 2011 6:24AM A file photo of the Isreali airstrike on a Gaza neighborhood A report has revealed that Israel sought to completely destroy Palestinian neighborhoods in the Gaza Strip during its war on the coastal enclave by the turn of 2008. The report published on Sunday by the British daily […]

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Another Victim of Occupation 2011 | Ahmad Na’im Abu Wadi

23.01.11 – 23:52 Gaza – PNN- A Palestinian worker was killed d two other were wounded in an explosion that took place near the Israeli border fence east in Al Zeitoun neighborhood East of Gaza City on Saturday. Archive The sources added that the explosion resulted from an unexploded ordnance dropped by the army in […]

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Torture | Why are you crying?

Suhail Abu al-Ata complained in the December 17th press conference that he and other detainees were forced to strip and salute an army officer, and later to kiss each others buttocks. They were deprived of food for three days and forced to sleep in the open. He said conditions in early December improved after a […]

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Gaza flotilla survivors respond to Turkel Commission report – International Middle East Media Center

Monday January 24, 2011 08:08 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC News After Israel released a report absolving its forces from wrongdoing in an attack on a humanitarian aid flotilla last year that left nine aid workers dead, survivors of the attack roundly criticized the report Sunday, calling it a “whitewash” and a “farce”. Survivor of […]

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Leaked documents: who was serious about a deal to end the conflict?

Disclosure of Palestine Papers rebut Israeli claims that there is ‘no partner for peace’   | World news | guardian.co.uk | Jan 24, 2011 A construction site in Ariel, a West Bank settlement that Palestinina negotiators refused to concede. Photograph: Uriel Sinai/Getty ImagesThe Palestine Papers – the cache of documents from Israel-Palestine peace negotiations over […]

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Letters: Ian McEwan and the implications of accepting the Jerusalem prize

The Guardian, Monday 24 January 2011  Israel has illegally occupied East Jerusalem since 1967. The Arab residents of what ought to be the capital of a Palestinian state are instead subjected to house demolition, routine humiliation at checkpoints, and arrest and/or expulsion for peacefully demonstrating against these injustices. Considering also the continuing illegal settlements in […]

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PA negotiators reject leaked report

The Palestinian chief negotiator labels leaked documents as “pack of lies”. Last Modified: 24 Jan 2011 01:06 GMT Mahmoud Abbas says he keeps the Arab League updated on all details of the negotiations with Israel [EPA] Chief Palestinian negotiator Saeb Erekat has dismissed the documents released by Al Jazeera that show private offers by PA officials to […]

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Documents on Israel-PA talks leaked

PressTV -Mon Jan 24, 2011 1:14AM US President Barack Obama (C) watches acting PA Chief Mahmoud Abbas (R) and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu shaking hands (file photo). More than 16,000 controversial documents on allegedly secret talks between Israel and the Palestinian Authority (PA) between 2000 and 2010 have been leaked. The documents, released by […]

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