Archive | June 4, 2011

Perdana Sends PVC Pipes for Devastated Sewerage Systems In Gaza Through Reps In Egypt 

Gaza TV News | Jun 4, 2011 The Perdana Global Peace Foundation (PGPF) is determined to continue with its efforts in sending humanitarian aid of PVC pipes to Gaza despite the effort was recently blocked by the Israel. Its adviser, Datuk Mukhriz Tun Dr Mahathir said the PVC pipes consignment would be made by the […]

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Murra: There are American and European attempts to revoke right of return

03/06/2011 – 09:44 PM | PIC BEIRUT, (PIC) Ra’fat Murra, a Beirut-based Hamas official, criticised outside interference to try and stop activities on 5th of June to mark the 44th anniversary of the Naksa and said such interference clearly indicates the success of the 15th May Nakba marches which called for the implementation of right […]

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Forty-Four Years of Occupation – by Stephen Lendman

By Stephen Lendman * | Sabbah Report | http://www.sabbah.biz | June 4, 2011 On March 7, Palestinian Prisoners Society head Qadura Fares presented a paper to the UN International Meeting on the Question of Palestine, addressing the plight of political prisoners in Israeli prisons and detention facilities, saying: Palestine “has been under criminal occupation for […]

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Malaysian PM expresses support for Palestinians during PLC tour

[ 04/06/2011 – 02:24 PM ] KUALA LUMPUR, (PIC)– Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak expressed his firm support for the Palestinians as top Palestinian legislator visited Malaysia on Thursday. The Palestinian Legislative Council delegation included Dr. Ahmed Bahar, the PLC deputy speaker. PM Abdul Razak highlighted that Malaysia’s support for the Palestinians is not […]

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A State for Jews

   William James Martin | June 4th, 2011 | Dissident Voice I grew up in North Carolina and was around for the transformation to an integrated society where in the laws of the state and nation became color-blind; and blacks were afforded equal protection under the law. My parent’s generation were generally decent honorable people […]

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Israelis to protest against Netanyahu

  Sat Jun 4, 2011 4:29PM Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu The Israeli and Palestinian activists are to stage a protest against Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s refusal to welcome the establishment of a Palestinian state. The rally is expected to be held in Tel Aviv on Saturday under the slogan “Netanyahu said no and we […]

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Devastated Sewerage Systems In Gaza Will Affect Israel Too, Says Tun Mahathir

June 04, 2011 23:55 PM | Bernama Devastated Sewerage Systems In Gaza Will Affect Israel Too, Says Tun Mahathir SEPANG, June 4 (Bernama) — Israel should actually support the mission to send humanitarian aid of 7.5km PVC pipes to Gaza as it will benefit Israelis as well, said former prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad. […]

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Private Israeli security guard attacks protesters with live fire – video

Saturday, June 4 2011 | Joseph Dana | We did hear it first at +972 Magazine! Israeli private security opens live fire on unarmed Israeli and Palestinians demonstrators. Army arrives and throws tear gas on the demonstrators. This morning, roughly 40 unarmed Palestinians among with four Israelis, held a demonstration at an illegal Israeli quarry built on the land of the […]

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Sands of Sorrow – video

  Sands of Sorrow (1950); On the plight of Arab refugees from the Arab-Israeli war. Dorothy Thompson speaks on the refugee problem. Refugees live in tents in the Gaza Strip, are given blankets and food by Egyptian soldiers, and receive flour from UNICEF. A Lebanese priest conducts services. Refugees work as plumbers, carpenters, tailors, and […]

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Refugee & IDP Rights

Assistance, Protection & Reparations for Palestinian Refugees & Internally Displaced Persons Refugees and internally displaced persons (IDPs) have the right to assistance and protection. International assistance and protections are required when national authorities are unable or unwilling to act on their obligations. The right of refugees and the obligations of states are set out in […]

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Israeli forces ransack home of acting supreme judge

Published today (updated) 04/06/2011 12:33 RAMALLAH (Ma’an) — Israeli forces ransacked the home of the acting supreme judge of Palestine and deputy chief of the Higher Judiciary Council Sheikh Yousif Id’eis early Saturday morning in Biddu near Ramallah. The sheikh was not home at the time, and soldiers gave his wife a warrant ordering him […]

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Official report: Gaza population 1.7 million

04/06/2011 – 08:45 AM | PIC GAZA, (PIC)– An official report by the interior ministry in Gaza Strip said that the population in all Strip districts reached around 1.7 million. It said in a statement on Friday the majority of the population lives in Gaza district followed by that of Khan Younis, while Rafah was […]

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IOF declares Nablus village closed military zone

04/06/2011 – 09:00 AM | PIC NABLUS, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation forces (IOF) on Saturday declared Iraq Burin village, south of Nablus, a closed military zone and prevented entry into it. Abdulrahim Qadus, the village’s municipality chief, told the PIC that IOF patrols blocked entrance to the village and prevented entry except to inhabitants. He […]

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Palestinian Protestors Break Into The Rafah Terminal

  Saturday June 04, 2011 13:51 by George Rishmawi – IMEMC & Agencies Dozens of Palestinian protestors from the Gaza Strip broke into the Rafah terminal that links between the Gaza Strip and Egypt, Saturday morning. Inside of the Rafah Terminal (Photo Maan News Agency) The Egyptian authorities have suddenly decided to close the terminal […]

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Nimer Sultany on Israel’s New Discriminatory Laws – video

IMEU |  Palestine Studies TV, Jun 4, 2011 Nimer Sultany is a lawyer trained in Israel and a doctoral candidate at Harvard Law School. He spoke about recent measures passed by the Knesset, Israel’s parliament, and how they impact Israel’s Palestinian citizens. Source

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