Archive | April 23, 2011

Italian convoy to Gaza

Posted on: April 23, 2011| International Solidarity Movement English – Italian Let’s go to Gaza! On the 21st April, a meeting regarding the discussions and reflections on the murder of Vittorio Arrigoni was held in Rome amongst different activists. From the gathering, the need to organize a convoy to Gaza through Egypt was decided. Let’s […]

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Action opposes political archaeologicy in Silwan – in pictures

Saturday, 23 April, 2011 | 23:07   | Wadi Hilweh Information Center – Silwan, Jerusalem Silwan, Jerusalem (SILWANIC) —  Protesters staged a sit-in outside the City of David settlement site yesterday in Wadi Hilweh district of Silwan. Demonstrators tied blindfolds over their eyes in symbolism of the countless Palestinians who have been kidnapped or arrested […]

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Israel reprime de manera brutal marcha en Bil’in

El 22 de abril de 2011, viernes, se llevo a cabo como se acostumbra desde hace 6 anios, la marcha semanal de resistencia popular en Bil’in. Los soldados reprimieron la manifestacion pacifica en la que varios cientos de palestinos se movilizaron junto a activistas internacionales. Arrojaron una descomunal descarga de gases lacrimogenos, bombas de estruendo, […]

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Fayyad: We’ll soon celebrate Easter in Jerusalem

Apr 23, 2011 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — The prime minister in Ramallah gave holiday greetings at an event with Christian clergymen and other officials Saturday, the day before Easter. “This holiday brings with it joy and the promise of a better future,” Salam Fayyad said. “It is a religious and national holiday for Muslim and Christian […]

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Turkish NGO demands indictment over Gaza flotilla massacre

[ 23/04/2011 – 04:01 PM ] ISTANBUL, (PIC)– A Turkish NGO has demanded that the Turkish public prosecutor in Istanbul files an indictment against the Israeli occupation forces that attacked the Turkish Mavi Marmara late last May as activists tried to bring humanitarian aid into the Gaza Strip. The demands came during a press statement […]

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Hamas: Obama peace plan threatens refugees’ right of return

[ 23/04/2011 – 03:50 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Hamas’s refugee affairs department has condemned a plan by US President Barack Obama to resolve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, as it poses a serious threat to the Palestinian refugees’ right of return to their occupied homeland. The Palestinian resistance movement called on the Arabs and Muslims to support […]

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Abu Zuhri: Israel to blame for death of shocked Palestinian girl

[ 23/04/2011 – 04:55 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Hamas has held Israel responsible for the death of a Palestinian girl who suffered severe psychological trauma after Israeli soldiers blocked her from touching her father during a jail visit. Hamas spokesman Sami Abu Zuhri said in a press statement on Saturday that Israel was to blame […]

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Sami Yusuf – I’m Your Hope – Official Video

“I’m Your Hope” is a single released by Sami Yusuf and dedicated to the youth. We would like to thank everyone who volunteered to take part in the creation of this video. Special thanks to Tamer Shaaban. Produced by Sami Yusuf Lyrics by Dr. Walid A. Fitaihi Mixed and Mastered at Andante Studios Published by […]

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From Silwanic Album

Friday, 22 April, 2011 | 22:10 |  Silwan, Jerusalem (SILWANIC) Source Related Special Topic: The “Pied Piper of Hamelin” is Alive. Not in Germany but in Oppressed Silwan. No Legends this Time Suggestion! Follow @Silwanic on Twitter

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Souad Amiri’s inspiring, and hilarious, closing speech at the TEDxRamallah Event – video

Ramallah | April 16, 2011 Funny and inspiring speech by the Palestinian author of “Sharon and My Mother in Law”

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Counter-demonstration demonstrates Right-wing’s lack of idea

Saturday, April 23 2011|Yossi Gurvitz | +972 Magazine Why did right-wing protesters try to drown out a leftist rally? Because acting like an ostrich is that’s left to it Two days ago, a rally of rather moderate leftists was held in Tel Aviv, across from the building in which Declaration of Independence was read in […]

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Israeli policemen beat Palestinian Christians on their way to church

[ 23/04/2011 – 02:49 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Israeli policemen beat up a group of Palestinian Christians while on their way to visit the Church of holy Sepulcher in occupied Jerusalem on the occasion of “Holy Saturday”. Palestinian sources said that the police manning a barricade prevented the young men from proceeding to the […]

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Israeli court imposes house arrest on two Jerusalemite children

[ 23/04/2011 – 07:34 AM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– The Israeli magistrate court in occupied Jerusalem imposed house arrest on two Palestinian minors at the pretext of attacking Jewish settlers’ houses. The court sentenced Ibrahim Siyam, 15, and Yazan Siyam, 16, to one week house arrest in their homes in Silwan town south of the […]

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Video Shows Family Members Of Arrigoni Kidnappers Urging His Release

Saturday April 23, 2011 13:47 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies “All of the Muslims in the world are wrong, and you three are the only ones who are right?!!” pleads the father of Mahmoud Salfity, one of the kidnappers, in a video published on a the website of the Palestinian Interior Ministry on […]

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