Archive | January 25, 2011

US migration offer enrages Palestinians

PressTV – Tue Jan 25, 2011 5:28PM Some Palestinian refugees still keep the original keys and title deeds to their homes occupied by Israel. Palestinians have condemned a US suggestion to settle Palestinian refugees in Argentina and Chile rather than letting them return to their homes in the occupied West Bank. The Palestinians argued that […]

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Israel admits to Aqsa Mosque excavations for first time

[ 25/01/2011 – 05:51 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Israel confessed for the first time ever on Tuesday to conducting excavation works near the Aqsa Mosque after years of denial. Security officials are concerned clashes could erupt. The Antiquities Authority in an official report said Prof. Ronny Reich and Eli Shokron led excavations to clear […]

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Jordan Sends New Aid Convoy to Gaza

      QNA | News Article Date: 19:55 2011/01/25 Article ID: 0052 Amman, January 25 (QNA) – The Jordan Hashemite Charity Organization (JHCO) on Tuesday sent a new aid convoy to the besieged Gaza strip. Prince Rashid bin El Hassan, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the JHCO told Petra news agency that […]

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Hamas initiates urgent consultations with Palestinian factions

[ 25/01/2011 – 03:46 PM ]   RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Hamas started a string of contacts and consultations with various Palestinian factions and national figures within and outside Palestine to agree on a unified stance regarding Al-Jazeera documents on serious concessions offered by PA officials in secret talks with Israel. Reliable Palestinian sources told the PIC […]

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MP Abdelrazek to stand trial

[ 25/01/2011 – 04:03 PM ]   GAZA, (PIC)– The Israeli Jalama military court is to open a hearing on Wednesday in the case of Hamas MP Dr. Omar Abdelrazek after two weeks of cruel interrogation rounds. The international campaign for the release of kidnapped Palestinian lawmakers said in a statement on Tuesday that the […]

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ALAN HART: PALESTINE DOES NOT HAVE TO BE A LOST CAUSE : Veterans Today

January 25, 2011 posted by Alan Hart Palestine does not have to be a lost cause By Alan Hart STAFF WRITER The most sickening (I mean truly vomit inducing) thing about the Al Jazeera revelations, the so-called Palestine Papers, is not what they confirm about the quisling status of the impotent and corrupt Palestine Authority. […]

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Canadians Help Fund Second Gaza Flotilla | News | The Link

Activists Have Raised $125,000 Michael Bramadat- Willcock — January 25, 2011 Protesters rally against the Israeli blockade of Gaza Photo Faiz Imam Activists who tried to storm the Israeli blockade on Gaza last year have announced that plans are underway for a second try. On May 31, 2010, Israeli naval commandoes intercepted a flotilla of […]

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IOA blocks travel of lawmaker

[ 25/01/2011 – 04:50 PM ]   RAMALLAH, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation authority (IOA) blocked the travel of Hamas MP Dr. Nasser Abdeljawad via Karame crossing from the West Bank to Jordan after detaining him for a few hours. Dr. Abdeljawad told the PIC that he was held for two hours at the crossing then […]

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Haneyya gov’t: Jazeera papers proved PLO not trusted with national rights

[ 25/01/2011 – 04:59 PM ]   GAZA, (PIC)– The Palestinian government of Ismail Haneyya expressed absolute rejection of the series of concessions offered by the PLO negotiating team with Israel as revealed by Al-Jazeera TV network. The government in its weekly meeting said that the Palestinian people were shocked at the amount of concessions […]

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Hamas visit to Bethlehem Red Cross shows promise

[ 25/01/2011 – 05:01 PM ]   BETHLEHEM, (PIC)– A visit Tuesday by Hamas MPs to the Red Cross’s new representative in Bethlehem appeared to be promising for the Palestinian cause. Joel Mehner was named the Red Cross’s representative of Jerusalem less than a month back. She was warmly welcomed Tuesday by Bethlehem MPs Khalid […]

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Palestinian moves in Europe to delegitimize Fatah-controlled PA

[ 25/01/2011 – 03:09 PM ]   LONDON, (PIC)– An urgent meeting on Tuesday will be held in London and attended by dignitaries, human rights activists and media figures to discuss the future of the Palestinian cause in light of the serious documents leaked by Al-Jazeera satellite channel. Head of the Palestinian return center Majed […]

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Jazeera papers: Israel marketed the idea of transferring 1948 Palestinians

[ 25/01/2011 – 03:20 PM ]   DOHA, (PIC)– Some of the documents revealed by Al-Jazeera satellite channel stated that the Israelis tried during their peace talks with the Palestinian authority (PA) to market the idea of transferring or expelling the Palestinians living in the 1948 occupied lands from their villages. This came during a […]

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Palestinians deserve chance at real peace | theithacajournal.com | The Ithaca Journal

      By Max Ajl • January 25, 2011, 12:00 am It has been two years since the winter 2008-09 Israeli Cast Lead assault on the Gaza Strip, and the coastal finger of land continues to shudder under Israeli bombardment, its borderlands almost daily fired upon by the surrounding Israeli army, while chatter of […]

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Settlers having a picnic on Palestinian Lands / Des Colons organisent un picnic sur les terres des Palestiniens, Al Baqua’a, Hebron

Posted by Anne Paq on Tuesday, January 25, 2011 at 12:31 pm.   (c) Anne Paq/Activestills.org, 24.01.2011, Al Baqua’a Valley, Hebron. When I was driving south of the West Bank, I saw on the side of the road near Hebron, in Baqua’a valley a large number of settlers moving around in the hills, just a […]

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Israel Finishes Digging under East Jerusalem Old City Walls

PNN – Palestine News Network – 25.01.11 – 16:13 Jerusalem – PNN – Israeli Deputy Director of the Antiquities Authority Uzi Dahari announced on Wednesday that digging operations underneath the Old City walls in East Jerusalem were complete, having created a tunnel that will allow tourists to go under the walls into the Old City. […]

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