Archive | June 14, 2011

Jerusalem education fund created during Amman conference

[ 14/06/2011 – 10:05 AM ] AMMAN, (PIC)– A specialized fund to urgently support Jerusalem’s culture and education sectors was established during a conference on the holy city in Jordan’s capital Amman. The conference titled ”Jerusalem: A human right and nation’s responsibility” ended Sunday evening and was slated to discuss the situation in the holy […]

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IOF soldiers torch hundreds of Palestinian dunums

[ 14/06/2011 – 10:06 AM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Israeli occupation forces (IOF) set hundreds of dunums of cultivated land west of Ramallah city and near the racist, separation wall on fire. Local sources said that the fire spread in the Safa village land near the separation wall on Monday night and that villagers rushed to […]

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The myth of liberal Zionism

Israeli political parties that promote themselves as supporters of social justice have been part and parcel of Israel’s war on Palestinians, explains Daphna Thier. June 13, 2011 || SocialistWorker.org Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks to a joint session of Congress MANY ON the left in Israel today are horrified by the lurch of mainstream […]

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Gaza: Young Palestinians Lead a Global Movement

How does PSCABI fight Zionism? (Stay Human Convoy) By Joe Catron On a warm, sunny afternoon, I met Eman Sourani and Rana Baker in an airy outdoor café several blocks from the port of Gaza. Both are members of the Palestinian Students’ Campaign for the Academic Boycott of Israel (PSCABI). Sourani, a 22-year-old English literature […]

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Gaza Border ‘Opening’ is Just Rhetoric – by Ramzy Baroud

The Rafah border fence. (Natalie Abou Shakra) By Ramzy Baroud For most Palestinians, leaving Gaza through Egypt is as exasperating a process as entering it. Governed by political and cultural sensitivities, most Palestinian officials and public figures refrain from criticising the way Palestinians are treated at the Rafah border. However there is really no diplomatic […]

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Israel deliberately depriving Gaza

  Tue Jun 14, 2011 3:43AM The United Nations agency for Palestinian refugees says Israel is ‘deliberately’ forcing poverty onto the Palestinians in the Gaza Strip through its strict siege of the enclave. On Tuesday, the UN Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) said Gaza was beset with a 45.2 percent unemployment rate […]

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A Time To Cry – A Song by Rim Banna – video

A time to cry – A lament over Jerusalem         Itunes: http://itunes.apple.com/us/album/a-ti… Under this headline the Norwegian record label in collaboration with Yabous release a CD, recorded in April this year in a home in East Jerusalem, threatened by expelling. The record is being released at the same time as Israeli authorities […]

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After Running Out Of Anesthesia, All Surgeries In Gaza Put On Hold

  Tuesday June 14, 2011 03:06 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies Dr. Atef Al Kahloot, head of the Medical Services in the Gaza Strip, reported Monday that all surgeries in hospitals across the coastal region have been put on hold until further notice as they ran out of anesthesia medications and supplies. File […]

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I’m either an illegal citizen of one state, or an inferior citizen in another

  10 June 2011 | Salem-News  | International Solidarity Movement Middle east Teen Perspective by Jalal Abukhater Salem-News.com A brief story of my suffering as a blue ID card holder and resident of the occupied city of Jerusalem. Building permits aren’t granted to Palestinians by the Israeli municipality, therefore they destroy their homes. I am […]

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Gaza prisoners complain of neglect

[ 12/06/2011 – 05:20 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– The Gaza prisoners in Israeli Shatta jail castigated the Red Cross as well as Palestinian institutions concerned with prisoners for ignoring their issue. They told chairwoman of the Mandela foundation catering for prisoners lawyer Buthaina Al-Dakmak, who called on them on Saturday, that no one really […]

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Press Release: Govt Ignores Israel’s Threats against NZers on Gaza Flotilla

  Monday, 13 June 2011 | Press Release: Harmeet Sooden  | Scoop News Government Ignores Israel’s Threats against New Zealanders on Gaza Flotilla   AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND – The New Zealand Government has failed to respond to requests to secure the safe passage of New Zealanders on an upcoming humanitarian flotilla attempting to breach Israel’s […]

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UNRWA: May saw record highs in children displaced in West Bank demolitions

[ 12/06/2011 – 08:30 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– A monthly report by the UN Agency for Palestinian Refugees (UNRWA) shows record highs in children displaced in West Bank home demolitions. “Demolitions saw 67 children displaced in May, the highest monthly figure so far this year,” said UNRWA spokesman, Chris Gunness, “64 in Area C […]

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June 14, 2011 PALESTINE HEADLINES

SPECIAL TOPIC آخر الأخبار والتحديثات June 14, 2011 | GAZA PALESTINE | TODAY NEWS LINKS| Gaza has been under siege for 1462 days | Spread-Share-Link or Tweet the News! █  Live updates from Last Friday’s Non Violent Demos in Palestine | June 10, 2011 | Part 1 | Part 2 |  Part 3 █  NEW: […]

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