Archive | September 5, 2011

MP Halayka: Settlers have waged war against Palestinian holy sites

[ 05/09/2011 – 12:24 PM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– Palestinian MP Samira Halayka declared that Jewish settlers have organized an all-out war against the Palestinians and their holy sites after settlers set fire to a mosque in Qusra village near the West Bank city of Nablus before dawn on Monday. The mosque attack “was not the […]

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Lawyers for Freedom Flotilla victims reject Palmer report

[ 05/09/2011 – 12:21 PM ] ISTANBUL, (PIC)– Lawyers for the victims of Freedom Flotilla massacre strongly denounced the UN report (Palmer report) about Israel’s deadly attack on an aid convoy of six ships on May 31, 2010 in international waters of the mediterranean sea. The lawyers expressed their condemnation in response to leaked documents […]

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Israeli police close Khaledi school in O. Jerusalem

[ 05/09/2011 – 12:35 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– The Israeli police on Sunday closed the old building of Ahmed Al-Khaledi school in occupied Jerusalem for one extendable month on allegation it is utilized for activities by Hamas Movement. The Israeli police chief said in a written decision that after he was personally convinced that […]

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IOF soldiers storm Nablus, round up six citizens

[ 05/09/2011 – 12:29 PM ] NABLUS, (PIC)– Israeli occupation forces (IOF) stormed a Nablus village and Askar refugee camp at dawn Monday and rounded up six citizens, five of them Hamas supporters, the international Tadamun institution said. Ahmed Al-Beitawi, a researcher with the institution, said that the IOF soldiers rounded up three young men […]

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Hamas MPs: Migron demolitions aimed at misleading public opinion

[ 05/09/2011 – 12:38 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– The demolition of three homes in the Jewish Migron settlement north of Jerusalem was designed to mislead world public opinion, Palestinian MPs from the Hamas party said in a joint statement. Israeli forces dismantled three homes in the settlement outpost built over Palestinian Mukhamas village east of […]

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Bahar: Taking Israel to the ICJ best response to Palmer report

[ 05/09/2011 – 11:43 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Deputy speaker of the Palestinian Legislative Council Ahmed Bahar welcomed Turkey’s decision to take Israel to the International Court of Justice, saying it was the best response to the Palmer report which was biased to Israel. In a statement on Saturday evening, Bahar called on the ICJ […]

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Israeli Settlers Plan Renewed Attacks Against Palestinians

PNN – Palestine News Network 05.09.11 | Bethlehem – James Cochrane-Dyet Settlers armed by the Israeli authorities and supported by extremist right-wing factions based in Israel are preparing plans to attack Palestinian communities this month. Child Settlers Arms Training – File, Image – occupiedpalestine.wordpress.com Following Israel’s decision to arm settler communities with tear gas and […]

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Erdogan to visit Egypt, but not Gaza

[ 05/09/2011 – 09:30 AM ] ISTANBUL, (PIC)– Turkish premier Recep Tayyip Erdogan is to visit Egypt on September 12 on an official visit, a Turkish official announced on Sunday, denying news reports that Erdogan would also visit Gaza Strip. An official in the prime minister’s office, who wished to remain anonymous, said that Erdogan […]

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IOF soldiers arrest 3 citizens, wound 4 in Al-Khalil

[ 05/09/2011 – 10:08 AM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– Israeli occupation forces (IOF) arrested three Palestinians in Samu village, south of Al-Khalil city, at dawn Monday, local sources said. They said that two of the detainees were brothers. The IOF soldiers also stormed a house in Doura village, also to the south of Al-Khalil, as eyewitnesses […]

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Border Authority Prevents West Bank Patient From Traveling To Jordan

Palestinian deaths following infringement of right to medical treatment in the OPT, 2000 -2011 – Report  of B’tselem Monday September 05, 2011 11:34 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies Israeli Border Authorities at the Allenby Bridge, leading to Jordan, prevented on Sunday a seriously ill West Bank patient, a former political prisoner, from traveling […]

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Children back to school in Gaza amid shortages

PressTV  | Mon Sep 5, 2011 |Ahraf Shannon, Press TV, Gaza The School year has begun in the Gaza Strip and children returned to their classrooms in the coastal enclave which has been gripped by years of the Israeli blockade. According to UNICEF, more than 80% of public schools and UNRWA schools work double shifts […]

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Palmer Panel Needs Little Common Sense

The report condemned flotilla organizers. (Via PressTV) By Richard Lightbown The report of the UN Panel of Inquiry on the Gaza Flotilla Incident which was finally released on 2 September is an example of how dangerous thing ‘a little learning’ can be. Put into an ivory tower in New York far away from the scene […]

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PA: Settlers torch Nablus mosque

Maan News Agency | Sept 5, 2011 NABLUS (Ma’an) — Ultra-Orthodox Jewish settlers on Monday set fire to a mosque near Nablus area in the northern West Bank, Palestinian Authority officials said. Settlers broke into Al-Nurayn mosque in Qusra, south of Nablus, smashing windows before setting fire to used tires inside the building, locals told […]

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Army Demolishes Three Structures In Migron Illegal Outpost

    Monday September 05, 2011 06:52 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies Israeli sources reported that hundreds of policemen and members of the so-called Civil Administration Office, running under the Israeli army, demolished on Monday at dawn, three structures in the illegal Migron settlement outpost, near the central West Bank city of Ramallah. […]

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#PALESTINE NEWS | Sept 5, 2011

CONTINUOUS UPDATES Photography by Ahmad Mesleh آخر الأخبار والتحديثات Sept 5, 2011 | Gaza has been under siege for 1545 days | Spread the News! The Palmer Committee Final Report – UN Investigation in the Mavi Marmara Massacre – DOWNLOAD PDF The Palmer/Uribe Report: Another Attempt by Israel to Whitewash Murder? – PRESS RELEASE Videos […]

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