Archive | August 7, 2011

Haneyya stresses: All Palestinian prisoners should be freed

[ 07/08/2011 – 11:33 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Palestinian premier in the Gaza Strip Ismail Haneyya has stressed that all Palestinian prisoners in Israeli occupation jails should be freed. He said during a visit to the home of liberated prisoner Mahmoud Al-Sharif, who spent 17 years in Israeli prisons, that the issue of those prisoners […]

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‪Israeli Military Invades Beit Ommar Aug 7, 2011‬‏ – video

August 7, 2011 At approximately 12 a.m. on Sunday, the Israeli military closed off the village of Beit Ommar. Firing bullets and launching stun grenades and tear gas, dozens of soldiers entered the main street of the village and invaded the homes of a number of residents, searching them and stationing soldiers on top of […]

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Egyptian soldier: KNOW YOUR ENEMY! – Cartoon by @CarlosLatuff

Click on the image for full size cartoon This Cartoon with courtesy of Carlos Latuff is free to use without previous request or written permission. Bless you Carlos! Source

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حفر قبره قبل ان يموت واوقف الجدار ولم يحصل على وسام

انّا للہ و انّا الیه راجعون نشر الـيـوم (آخر تحديث) 07/08/2011 الساعة 13:29 بيت لحم- معا- خربة سكاريا قرب معسكر عتصيون – توفي الحاج ابراهيم عطالله عن عمر يناهز (101 عاما)، وهو رمز الصمود في وجه الجدار الذي اقامه الاحتلال في العام 2004 ، حيث ظلّ صامدا في أرضه يدافع عن الخربة ونجح في وقف […]

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PA arrests brothers of Palestinian journalist

Published today (updated) 07/08/2011 10:15 Palestinian journalists rally against harassment by the PA after being prevented from covering a demonstration in Bethlehem [MaanImages, File] BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — Preventative Security forces raided the house of a Palestinian journalist in Nablus on Saturday and arrested two of her brothers in an apparent attempt to force her surrender. […]

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Assaults mount on Palestinian reporters

PressTV –  Sun Aug 7, 2011 9:54AM GMT Palestinian Journalists Syndicate condemns assaults carried out by both Israeli military troops and Palestinian security forces on members of Palestinian media. A recent report released by the syndicate displays 18 cases of assaults on Palestinian journalists mostly carried out by Israeli soldiers so far this month, a […]

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IDF Arrests Jenin Freedom Theater Actor, Audience Now Awaits Godot…and Pozo

Aug 7, 2011 | Tikun Olam-תיקון עולם: Make the World a Better Place The Jenin Freedom Theater, whose founder Juliano Mer-Khamis was murdered several months ago, is about to perform Waiting for Godot under famed Israeli director and human rights activist, Udi Aloni.  But after arrest of the production’s leading actor, it will now be […]

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PRESS RELEASE | Acting Student Rami Hwayel taken by Israeli Army – Contact Details Included

by: The Freedom Theatre date: 2011-06-08 From: The Freedom Theatre in Jenin, occupied Palestinian territories   Press Release 6 August 2011 Acting student at The Freedom Theatre taken by the Israeli army Today at approximately 15:00 hrs one of the third-year graduating students at The Freedom Theatre was taken by the Israeli army at the Shave Shomeron checkpoint […]

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Samah Sarhan sentenced to one year and one day in prison on secret evidence for demonstrating against Israeli occupation

-Sunday, 7 August, 2011 | 03:32 Related Post about the arrest: Brother of Sarhan martyr arrested at Bir Ayyub checkpoint Silwan, Jerusalem (SILWANIC) — The young nephew of the martyred Silwan resident Samer Sarhan was sentenced on 4 August to one year and one day in jail. Samah Sarhan, 19, was convicted of alleged involvement in […]

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Israeli judges crack down on dissent

    Sunday, 7 August, 2011 | 03:30 | Wadi Hilweh Information Center – Silwan, Jerusalem Silwan, Jerusalem (SILWANIC) — The bias of the Israeli judicial system has become increasingly overt in recent months, as the calls of Israeli police for the “punishment” of Silwan’s Palestinian residents appear to be answered. As Silwan’s people attempt […]

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Sentencing of two young men deemed “unfair” by residents

Sunday, 7 August, 2011 | 03:29 |  Wadi Hilweh Information Center – Silwan, Jerusalem Silwan, Jerusalem (SILWANIC) — Two young Palestinian men have been banished from Silwan district for a period of one year and one day by the Jerusalem Magistrates Court. The sentencing of Mazen Odeh, 26, who currently suffers injury caused by Israeli […]

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The Wrong Struggle

The real victims of the state’s housing policies are Arabs. (Activestills) By Seraj Assi Nearly three weeks ago angry young residents of Tel Aviv took to the streets to protest soaring housing prices. The protests have rapidly reached different sectors of the Israeli society. The Israeli media has propagated the event as a glorious democratic […]

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