Archive | February 25, 2011

PCHR Weekly Report: 1 fighter, 3 civilians killed; 17 wounded by Israeli forces this week

Friday February 25, 2011 11:05 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC News In its Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territories for the week of 17 – 23 February 2011, the Palestinian Center for Human Rights (PCHR) found that 3 Palestinian civilians were killed by Israeli forces in the northern Gaza […]

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‘UN apathy on Palestinian woes sad’

PressTV – Fri Feb 25, 2011 9:58AM A file photo of the UN building Iranian lawmaker Fatemeh Ajorlou has criticized the United Nation’s ‘apathetic’ attitude toward the suffering of Palestinian women and children under the Israeli occupation. Speaking at the UN Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) in New York on Thursday, Ajorlou said, […]

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PCHR: Israeli Attacks Leaves Four Palestinians Dead and 18 Injured this Week

PNN – Palestine News Network –  25.02.11 – 11:31 Gaza – PNN/PCHR –Israeli attacks targeting the Gaza Strip and West Bank communities left four Palestinians dead and 18 others injured, the Palestinian Center for Human Rights said in its weekly report. archive The report, which documents daily human rights violations in the occupied territories, covers […]

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Confrontations continue: occupied Palestinian roof and military jeep set alight

Thursday, 24 February, 2011 | 23:20 A Palestinian roof occupied by Israeli soldiers as a makeshift military base is set alight by a Molotov cocktail – Archive Silwan, Jerusalem (SILWANIC) — Confrontations erupted this evening throughout several districts of Silwan between Israeli forces and Palestinian residents. Violence has been concentrated in Baten al-Hawa, where dozens […]

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Caesar Maddness: Gaddafi

Posted by attendingtheworld at PS.HADNEWS.COM  on Thursday, February 24, 2011 at 4:11 pm. Caesar Gaddafi   The similarities between the recent actions of the Libyan dictator with Nero in the Great Fire of Rome suggest that the Libyan dictator is suffering from Caesar madness. Nero Claudius Caesar, the fifth emperor of ancient Rome, burned down […]

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Settlers set two cars on fire in Burin

Posted by palestinesolidarity[at]gmail.com (ISM Palestine) at PS.HADNEWS.COM on Thursday, February 24, 2011 at 3:02 pm. 24 February 2011 | International Solidarity Movement Wreckage of the car Settlers came down from the illegal Israeli settlements of Bracha and Yitzar thuesday night and harassed families in the village of Burin. Around 7 o’clock in the evening settlers attacked […]

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Four Palestinians wounded in an Israeli occupation airstrike

[ 25/02/2011 – 10:17 AM ]   GAZA, (PIC)– Four Palestinians on Thursday evening were wounded as a result of an Israeli occupation airstrike that targeted a car in the southern Gaza Strip city of Rafah. PIC correspondent said that a car travelling in the Salam suburb of Rafah was targeted by occupation aircraft with […]

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A day of rage on Friday in al-Khalil

[ 25/02/2011 – 09:10 AM ]   AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– Youth Against Settlement in al-Khalil called for mass demonstrations on Friday towards Martyrs Street which is under occupation forces control and local residents have been barred from reaching for many years. The group called on everyone to participate in three marches that will start at the […]

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Woman accuses Mossad after husband went missing in Ukraine

[ 24/02/2011 – 11:56 AM ]   KIEV, (PIC)– A Ukrainian woman has pointed the finger at the Israeli Mossad after the suspicious disappearance of her husband on February 18. Dirar Abu Seesi, chief operating officer of the Gaza Strip’s power station, had gone missing while taking the train during a visit to Ukraine, the […]

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Sheikh Qaradawi urges putting a stop to Gaddafi’s war crimes

[ 22/02/2011 – 01:52 PM ]   DOHA, (PIC)– Sheikh Yousuf Al-Qaradawi, the head of the international union of Muslim scholars, has issued a fatwa permitting the killing of Libyan leader Muammar Al-Qaddafi to stop him committing more war crimes against Libyan protestors. Describing Gaddafi as a deranged man, Sheikh Qaradawi urged Libyan military forces […]

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A mass murderer named Muammar al-Qaddafi

[ 22/02/2011 – 02:16 PM ] By Khalid Amayreh   In Libya , the Qaddafi regime’s mercenaries, thugs and   henchmen have been massacring peaceful demonstrators protesting political tyranny, economic deprivation and the shocking absence of human rights and civil liberties. In the capital Tripoli, helicopter gunship and even air force fighters have been machineguning unarmed […]

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Thousands rally for change in West Bank

  Published today (updated) 25/02/2011 09:53     Palestinians rally against US policy toward Israeli settlements, in the West Bank city of Bethlehem, Feb. 23, 2011. About 2,000 Palestinians turned out to protestan American veto in UN Security Council against a draft resolution condemning settlements in the occupied Palestinian territories. [MaanImages/Luay Sababa] RAMALLAH (Ma’an) — […]

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Palestinians injured in Gaza airstrike

Published yesterday (updated) 24/02/2011 21:04     Photo: MaanImages GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — An Israeli airstrike targeted southern Gaza late Thursday, moderately injuring two Palestinians in an attack on a vehicle in the city of Rafah. The injured were taken by ambulance to the Abu Najjar hospital, said Adham Abu Salmiya, a spokesman for the […]

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ei: Father of Furkan Dogan, slain on flotilla, seeks justice

Kristin Szremski, The Electronic Intifada, 24 February 2011 Dr. Ahmet Doğan (Kristin Szremski) As Dr. Ahmet Doğan drove from his home town of Kayseri to the Istanbul airport on 3 June 2010 — three days after Israel attacked the Mavi Marmara and killed nine unarmed activists taking humanitarian aid to the occupied Gaza Strip — […]

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Violent clashes sweep through Silwan for the third day

Thursday, 24 February, 2011 | 20:41 Israeli troops in Silwan – Archive Silwan, Jerusalem (SILWANIC) — Violent clashes have erupted in Silwan for the third consecutive day, between Palestinian residents and Israeli forces, aided by guards of Israeli settlements in the village. Clashes are concentrated in Baten al-Hawa district, one of the poorest and most […]

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