Archive | January 26, 2011

Israel’s European Friends Get Active

      by David Cronin, January 26, 2011| Antiwar.com BRUSSELS – The pro-Israel lobby is seeking to increase its influence among members of Europe’s parliaments by offering them an expenses-paid trip to the Middle East. Brochures circulated in several elected assemblies invite their representatives to take part in a visit to Israel and the […]

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US calls Israeli probe of Mavi Marmara raid ‘impartial’

26 January 2011, Wednesday / TODAY’S ZAMAN WITH WIRES, ANKARA The United States has described as “credible and impartial and transparent” an Israeli inquiry that cleared the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) and government of any wrongdoing in a deadly raid on a Gaza-bound international flotilla. The Turkish president lambasted the report as having “no value […]

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Hamas: “Abbas No Longer Authorized To Negotiate On Behalf Of the Palestinians”

Wednesday January 26, 2011 04:30 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies The Hamas movement in Gaza stated that Palestinian President, Mahmoud Abbas, does not represent the Palestinian people, and is no longer authorized to negotiate with Israel on behalf of the Palestinians. Khalil Al Hayya Hamas political leader, Khalil Al Hayya, stated that Hamas […]

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DETAILED REPORT ON WHAT WAS LEAKED ABOUT PALESTINE

Posted by desertpeace on Tuesday, January 25, 2011 at 6:35 pm. A highlighted a collection of quotes and key excerpts from the documents themselves to provide a bird’s eye view of the Israeli/Palestinian negotiations. Playing to lose Telling Tidbits from The Palestine Papers The recently released “Palestine Papers” reveal the extraordinary lengths to which Palestinian […]

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If true, it is treason

[ 25/01/2011 – 04:46 AM ] By Khalid Amayreh If al-Jazeera’s Sunday night’s revelations about the secrets of several years of negotiations between Israel and the Palestinian Authority (PA) are true (and I don’t have the slightest doubt that they are) then we can’t escape the conclusion that whoever made these startling concessions to the […]

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Army Absolves Two Soldiers Who Committed Two Separate Roadblock Killings

Tuesday January 25, 2011 07:00 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies The Israeli Military Central Command absolved on Monday two Israeli soldiers who shot and killed two Palestinians at a roadblock in the occupied West Bank. The army said that the soldiers made what was described as “justified decisions”. The two shootings took place […]

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