Archive | February 5, 2011

Abu Marzouk: The West Bankers will not tolerate injustice of the PA

[ 05/02/2011 – 07:57 AM ]   DAMASCUS, (PIC)– Deputy head of Hamas’s political bureau Dr. Moussa Abu Marzouk said the Palestinian people in the West Bank would not stay silent for long on the injustice of the Fatah-controlled Palestinian Authority (PA) and its deviation from the course of the Palestinian revolution. In a press […]

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ZIONIST ‘REVOLUTION’ ON FACEBOOK at PS.HADNEWS.COM

Posted by desertpeace on Friday, February 4, 2011 at 9:01 am. Zionists on both sides of the wall (of apartheid) are attempting to topple the legally elected government in Gaza. Trying to follow the lead by the brave people of Egypt, these cowards seem to assume that FaceBook is the vehicle to be used to change […]

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♻ Live Tweets From #Egypt #Jan25 #Feb1 Protests | Feb 5, 2011 | Part 2

Feb 5, 2011 ♻ Live Tweets From #Egypt #Jan25 #Feb1 Protests | Feb 5, 2011 | Part 1 ♻ Live Tweets From #Egypt #Jan25 #Feb1 Protests | Feb 5, 2011 | Part 2 ♻ Live Tweets From #Egypt #Jan25 #Feb1 Protests | Feb 5, 2011 | Part 3 ♻ Live Tweets From #Egypt #Jan25 #Feb1 […]

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♻ Live Tweets From #Egypt #Jan25 #Feb1 Protests | Feb 5, 2011 | Part 1

Feb 5, 2011 ♻ Live Tweets From #Egypt #Jan25 #Feb1 Protests | Feb 5, 2011 | Part 1 ♻ Live Tweets From #Egypt #Jan25 #Feb1 Protests | Feb 5, 2011 | Part 2 ♻ Live Tweets From #Egypt #Jan25 #Feb1 Protests | Feb 5, 2011 | Part 3 ♻ Live Tweets From #Egypt #Jan25 #Feb1 […]

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Egypt Arrests 4 Facebook Activists [Updated] | Danger Room | Wired.com

By David Wolman February 3, 2011  | 1:07 pm  | Categories: Info War Egypt’s crackdown against anti-government protesters has ensnared at least four members of the April 6 Youth, a dissident movement organized largely through Facebook and other social media tools. Danger Room has learned that Amal Sharaf, one of the core members of the […]

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Mousa: The Egyptian revolution is causing a state of uncertainty in Israel

[ 04/02/2011 – 10:59 PM ]   CAIRO, (PIC)– The Secretary General of the Arab League, Amre Mousa, said in a statement to PIC that the Egyptian people’s revolution is having a very serious effect on the whole region and caused a state of uncertainty in Israel of how things will be post-Mubarak. He added […]

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ei: Interview: protesters in Cairo’s Tahrir Square push back Mubarak thugs

Nora Barrows-Friedman, The Electronic Intifada, 3 February 2011 An injured protester in Tahrir Square, 2 February 2011. (Matthew Cassel) Matthew Cassel, photojournalist and an editor with The Electronic Intifada, is currently in Cairo and has been documenting the unfolding of the Egyptian revolution. He spoke with Nora Barrows-Friedman today about the unflagging steadfastness of the […]

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Egyptian police tighten security at al- Marj prison

[ 04/02/2011 – 05:46 PM ]   CAIRO, (PIC)– Egyptian police tightened security around al-Marj prison fearing an attack by the families of detainees held at that prison. The relative of one of the prisoners there said that he was not permitted to visit his brother who is held there and was told that visits […]

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UN condemns Israeli destruction of Palestinian water systems – International Middle East Media Center

Saturday February 05, 2011 00:47 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC News After documenting the destruction of 27 water cisterns, and diversion of 15 mountain springs by Israeli forces over the last year, the Humanitarian Coordinator for the Occupied Territories for the United Nations, issued a statement condemning the attacks on water. Water a scarce resource […]

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We Are All Egypt!

19:14 02/04/2011 The people have always been fundamentally united. By Susan Abulhawa  Rightly proud of their history, Egyptians like to announce, especially to other Arabs, that Egypt is the world’s mother. The Arabic version is far more tender and poetic ‘Misr Um el Dounia’! Light-hearted banter will often ensue between Egyptian and non-Egyptian friends when that […]

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Egypt’s military-industrial complex

4 February 2011 By Pratap Chatterjee, the Guardian – 4 Feb 2011 http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/cifamerica/2011/feb/04/egypt-arms-trade With US-made tear gas canisters fired on protesters in Cairo, Washington’s role in arming Egypt is under the spotlight In early January 2010, Bob Livingston, a former chairman of the appropriations committee in the US House of Representatives, flew to Cairo accompanied […]

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PA envoy in Egypt refuses to help stranded Palestinians in Cairo airport

[ 04/02/2011 – 06:46 PM ]   CAIRO, (PIC)– Dozens of Palestinian citizens stranded in Cairo airport have accused the PA ambassador in Cairo of ignoring their appeals to help them return back to the Gaza Strip by air. According to the stranded Palestinian passengers, the Egyptian authorities deal with them in an inhumane manner, […]

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Out With the Collaborators

19:07 02/04/2011 Out With the Collaborators If ever there was a need for regime change, this is it. By Stuart Littlewood – London Nima Shirazi’s recent article ‘How to Say Nothing without Really Trying’ nicely exposed the drivel spouted by US State Department spokesman P.J. Crowley in his attempt to block a draft United Nations […]

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Noam Chomsky: It’s not radical Islam that worries the US – it’s independence

4 February 2011 By Noam Chomsky, The Guardian – 4 Feb 2011 http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/cifamerica/2011/feb/04/radical-islam-united-states-independence?CMP=twt_gu The nature of any regime it backs in the Arab world is secondary to control. Subjects are ignored until they break their chains Noam Chomsky ‘The Arab world is on fire,” al-Jazeera reported last week, while throughout the region, western allies “are […]

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MP Fuqaha: National reconciliation and security coordination are opposites

[ 04/02/2011 – 09:26 PM ]   RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Palestinian lawmaker MP Abdel Jaber Fuqaha of Hamas’s bloc in the PLC has asserted Thursday that the IOF kidnapping campaign against Palestinian lawmakers makes them more determined to achieve the national aspirations of the Palestinian people. “The Israeli occupation authorities thought it would silence us and […]

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