Archive | July 23, 2011

Popular Resistance Conference Urges Continued and Larger Resistance Struggle

PNN – Palestine News Network – 22.07.11 – 12:10 Ramallah – PNN – The final statement of the Palestine Popular Resistance Conference this week urged Palestinians to continue the struggle against the occupying power in larger numbers with all sectors of society and international activists contributing.  The conference was held on the 16, 17 and […]

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Israeli Mossad told to stop using fake foreign passports

Published 22/07/2011 TEL AVIV, Israel (Ma’an) — Several countries have sent diplomatic messages to Israel demanding that the government stop using their national passports in Mossad operations, news reports said. The countries informed Israel that they were aware that Mossad operatives were using their passports in foreign operations and urged the government to immediately end […]

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Israel uproots dozens of olive trees in Jordan Valley

[ 22/07/2011 – 08:29 AM ] SALFIT, (PIC)– Israeli bulldozers have begun to uproot olive groves in Beit Iksa village in Jerusalem province. Local farmers said on Thursday the excavations, which took place on lands along the Israeli Ramot settlement, are aimed at paving the way for a wall to be erected along the southern […]

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Hamas condemns Israeli decision to annex WB museums

[ 22/07/2011 – 08:27 AM ] DAMASCUS, (PIC)– Hamas movement condemned the Israeli parliament’s preliminary approval of a law annexing museums in the West Bank settlements. It said in a press release on Thursday that Hamas denounces and rejects that law, believing that it would serve as an initial step toward annexing Jewish settlements in […]

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Gaza passengers await the unknown ~ by @MoGaza

Despite Egypt “opening” the Rafah crossing, Palestinians living in Gaza have seen no change in border restrictions. Mohammed Omer | 22 Jul 2011 11:06 | Al Jazeera Palestinians in Gaza remain frustrated by the ongoing lack of access into Egypt [GALLO/GETTY] The morning sky is blue and bright at 7am in the southern Gaza Strip. […]

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Israeli Army Acquires New Weaponry to Combat Slated September Protests For Palestinian Statehood

PNN – Palestine News Network –  22.07.11 – 12:51 Bethlehem – PNN – The Israeli army has worked diligently to strengthen its arsenal of military weapons in preparation for the wide scale demonstrations that are set to occur in the West Bank as the Palestinian Authority takes its case for statehood to the United Nations. […]

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Jewish settlers return to evacuated settlement

[ 22/07/2011 – 11:38 AM ]   JENIN, (PIC)– Jewish settlers returned to the evacuated settlement of Homesh, south of Jenin city, at dawn Friday and offered Talmudic rituals, as Israeli occupation forces (IOF) arrived to the scene to provide protection for them. Local sources said that the settlers spread in the olive groves between […]

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Settlers start fires across the West Bank

Do not corrupt or destroy My world. For if you destroy it, there will be no one to restore it after you… ~ Kohelet Raba 7:19 (Judaism) Published yesterday (updated) 22/07/2011 21:39 Israeli settlers from Brakha settlement confront Palestinian farmers during clashes in Burin village [MaanImages/Rami Swidan, File] BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — Palestinian firefighters have been […]

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Marwan Barghouti forced into solitary confinement by Israel

  Friday, 22 July 2011 13:30| MEMO Ahmed Barghouti was taken for interrogation while Akram Jabarin was also put in solitary confinement. Israeli prison authorities have placed jailed Palestinian MP Marwan Barghouti into solitary confinement just one day after he called for “million-man marches” in Israel and the Palestinian diaspora. The Fatah leader wants the […]

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#Palestine | PCHR Weekly Report | Israeli Human Rights Violations (14– 20 July 2011)

  Israeli soldiers burn old olive trees in Qatna village, northwest of Jerusalem Israeli Occupation Forces (IOF) Continue Systematic Attacks against Palestinian Civilians and Property in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (OPT)     · A Palestinian worker was killed when Israeli warplanes bombarded a tunnel in the southern Gaza Strip.   · 9 Palestinians, including 6 civilians, […]

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Women prisoners tell their stories in “Suspended Lives”

Charlotte Silver |The Electronic Intifada |Ramallah |22 July 2011 The Suspended Lives installation at Ramallah’s Al Mahatta Gallery profiled ten former women prisoners. (Giorgio Algeri) Thirty-six large photographs depicting former Palestinian women prisoners and their families were hung in Ramallah’s Al Mahatta Gallery earlier this month, accompanied by the photographed subjects’ words inked in Arabic on […]

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Who is the real oppressor of Gaza women’s rights?

Yasmeen El Khoudary |The Electronic Intifada |Gaza Strip |22 July 2011 The fate of family members in Israeli prisons is of greater importance to women in Gaza than the “right” to ride a motorcycle. (Wissam Nassar /Maan Images) Recently, I was at a meeting with a foreign diplomat who wanted to hear about the problems that […]

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Army Attacks a Nonviolent Protest In Al Ma’sara, Near Bethlehem

Friday July 22, 2011 23:55 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies Israeli troops attacked on Friday the weekly nonviolent protests against the Annexation Wall in Al Ma’sara village, near the West Bank; three residents suffered concussions and bruises. File Photo Soldiers blocked all entrances of the village, declared it “a closed military zone”, and […]

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Troops Attack Nabi Saleh Weekly Nonviolent Protest

Saturday July 23, 2011 00:19 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies Israeli troops attacked on Friday the weekly nonviolent protest against settlements and the Annexation Wall in Nabi Saleh village, near the West Bank city of Bethlehem. Several residents were kidnapped by the army, and several others were wounded. Army also kidnapped several residents. […]

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July 23, 2011 PALESTINE HEADLINES

SPECIAL TOPIC آخر الأخبار والتحديثات July 23, 2011 | GAZA PALESTINE | TODAY NEWS LINKS| Gaza has been under siege for 1501 days | Spread-Share-Link or Tweet the News! Make A Dream Come True : Just Once, Please – for Nader K. Continuous updates.. For news of previous days go here Israel Apartheid, a Beginners […]

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