Archive | February 25, 2011

Israeli warplanes blast Gaza targets

[ 24/02/2011 – 10:24 AM ]   KHAN YOUNIS, (PIC)– Israeli warplanes blasted a number of targets in the Gaza Strip overnight Wednesday only hours after artillery shelling that killed a citizen and wounded 16 others. Local sources told the PIC reporter that Israeli F-16 warplanes fired at least one missile at a greenhouse north […]

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Israeli intelligence blackmail Palestinian workers

[ 23/02/2011 – 08:46 PM ] Qalqilya crossing   NAZARETH, (PIC)– Israeli intelligence is blackmailing Palestinians wishing to work in 1948 occupied land, one of those workers said. Mahmoud Al-Masri, from Nablus, said that Israeli intelligence agents at Qalqilia crossing told him he should cooperate with them or else his work permit would be revoked. […]

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Resistance: Fatah calls for the overthrow of Hamas reflect internal disorder

[ 23/02/2011 – 08:48 PM ]   GAZA, (PIC)– Resistance forces in Palestine say erratic PA calls inciting residents of the Gaza Strip to rise up against Hamas infer that Fatah is not serious about national reconciliation. Fatah Central Committee member Azzam al-Ahmed recently accused Hamas of perpetuating the national split and called on the […]

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Another Victim of Occupation 2011 | Wafa’ Ali Nashasy 10 years | Child Killed in Khan Younis

Thursday February 24, 2011 07:40 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies Palestinian medical sources reported on Wednesday evening that a Palestinian child was killed, and three residents were wounded, in an explosion that took place in Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip. File Photo – Image Rafahkid on Flickr The […]

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I Just Want Justice for My Son | Activist Statements

February 23, 2011 FREE GAZA MOVEMENT—Professor Ahmet Doğan, whose 18-year-old son Furkan was murdered during the Israeli military raid on a Gaza-bound flotilla in May 2010, is in Washington this week. He hopes to convince American officials to open an independent investigation into his son’s assassination by Israeli commandos, and to discuss with them what […]

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Asaf Gefen: Let the generals rule

23 February 2011 By Asaf Gefen, Ynetnews.com – 23 Feb 2011 http://www.ynetnews.com/articles/0,7340,L-4032615,00.html Forget about democracy; what Israelis really want is a Middle East ruled by generals The sigh of relief in Israel after it turned out that for the time being the Egyptian people are making do with military rule could be heard all the […]

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Egyptian revolutionaries make breaking Gaza siege a top priority

Wednesday, 23 February 2011 13:30 Egyptian revolution have told the Palestine Information Centre that Egypt has been freed from a tyrannical regime and breaking the siege of Gaza is high on their list of priorities. Young participants in the 25th January Egyptian revolution have told the Palestine Information Centre that Egypt has been freed from […]

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Sheikh Salah to appear before court

[ 23/02/2011 – 10:04 AM ]   OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– The Israeli police extended the detention of Sheikh Ra’ed Salah, the leader of the Islamic movement in 1948 occupied Palestine, until Wednesday when he is scheduled to appear before the Magistrate court. The Sheikh’s lawyer Khaled Zabarqa said that Salah was transferred to Maskobeh detention […]

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Shin Bet investigators sexually assault minor

[ 23/02/2011 – 10:00 AM ]   RAMALLAH, (PIC)– According to a testimony lawyers took during a visit, a Palestinian minor detained in the Israeli Etzion prisons said Shin Bet investigators attempted to sexually assault him. After the incident the investigators bargained to release the victim for a confession, the lawyers said, adding that they […]

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IOF soldiers destroy water wells

[ 23/02/2011 – 09:50 AM ]   AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– Israeli occupation forces (IOF) destroyed tents and water wells in Khirbat Susiya south of Al-Khalil on Tuesday night, local sources said. They told the PIC that bulldozers escorted by IOF armored vehicles leveled eight tents and two water wells owned by four citizens in the area. […]

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Gaza demonstrations: Gaddafi not fit to rule Libyans

[ 22/02/2011 – 09:50 PM ]   GAZA, (PIC)– Senior Islamic Jihad Movement official Mohammed al-Hindi said what the Gaddafi regime is doing to his people is ”no less of a crime than what Israel is doing to the Palestinians and what America is doing in Iraq and Afghanistan.” The statement came Tuesday during central Gaza demonstration […]

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Hamas: Detaining Sheikh Salah won’t affect his determination to defend Al-Quds

[ 22/02/2011 – 09:51 PM ]   DAMASCUS, (PIC)– Hamas condemned the Israeli occupation forces (IOF) for detaining Sheikh Ra’ed Salah, the leader of the Islamic movement in 1948 occupied Palestine, in occupied Jerusalem. It described Sheikh Salah’s detention  in a statement on Tuesday as a “new Zionist crime that won’t block his duty in […]

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Sheikh Raed Salah stalked, ambushed ahead of arrest

[ 22/02/2011 – 09:41 PM ]   OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Sheikh Raed Salah, leader of the Islamic Movement in 1948-occupied Palestine’s northern branch, was arrested in Jerusalem on Tuesday just an hour after leaving a festival held in the city’s Silwan district, the Aqsa foundation reported. Islamic Movement advisor Ali Abu Sheikha said: ”I was […]

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Three Palestinian youths injured in Silwan clashes

[ 23/02/2011 – 10:51 AM ]   OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Three Palestinian young men were injured when clashes broke out between Palestinian young men and Israeli occupation forces in Silwan town, occupied Jerusalem, on Tuesday night. Local sources said that the Israeli forces intentionally provoked citizens leading to confrontations in which the soldiers fired rubber […]

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Haaretz ad recommends Haaretz ad recommends ‘return’-ing Palestinians to Jordan

    A friend writes: I found this via Gaza mom Laila El-Haddad, her twitter feed: “Retweeted by gazamom and 100+ others anyone else see the vile ad on haaretz that calls for the expulsion of Palestinians to Jordan?? about 23 hours ago via web” I went to Haaretz and after browsing a few pages eventally […]

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