Archive | September 16, 2011

Israeli forces storm Nablus village after settler assault

Maan News Agency | Sept 16, 2011 NABLUS (Ma’an) — Israeli settlers assaulted a Nablus village Friday morning, leading to clashes with Israeli forces injuring 11 Palestinians. After the settlers were removed by Israeli police, Israeli forces raided Qusra village injuring six villagers with rubber bullets, a Ma’an correspondent said. Forces surrounded a house sheltering […]

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BREAKING – Israeli settler shoots dead Palestinian

Fri Sep 16, 2011 11:14AM GMT An Israeli settler has shot dead a Palestinian in the West Bank amid Israeli fears that Palestinians may appeal to the International Criminal Court over the issue of illegal settlements. Source Special Topic | Settler Violence In pictures

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New York Times: Railing Against Palestinian Statehood ~ by Stephen Lendman

  By Stephen Lendman* | Sabbah Report | http://www.sabbah.biz | Sept 16, 2011 New York Times: Railing Against Palestinian Statehood Longstanding Times policy supports wealth and power; war, not peace; US hegemony and imperial rampaging; and all things benefiting Israel.In so doing, it turns a blind eye to its most egregious violations of international law, […]

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IOF troops storm Ramle jail, ransack ward and damage captives’ belongings

[ 16/09/2011 – 10:01 AM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– The IOF troops have stormed Wednesday night the patients’ ward at the Ramle jail and carried out provocative inspection in the captives’ room after detaining them at the kitchen. Yasser Nazzal, who is serving an imprisonment term in the jail, said to his lawyer that the IOF […]

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Settler shoots Palestinian in West Bank

Friday, September 2011 A Palestinian was seriously wounded on Friday after a settler shot him in clashes that occurred near the Palestinian village of Kusra in the West Bank. According to initial reports, a settler was also wounded in the incident. Police and military forces are en route to the scene. Source Special Topic | […]

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ACTION ALERT | Israel’s Mayhem Must Grind to a Halt – Attacks on Children Unprecedented

█▌ Update: A few moments ago, we received a message that we lost Ibrahim. May Allah SWT grant the martyr /Shaheed Ibrahim a high rank in Jannatul Firdaus, and grant him peace, he never knew in this life. Allahumma Ameen ya Rabbil ‘Alameen. انّا للہ و انّا الیه راجعون الله يرحم كل الشهداء █▌ Note […]

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Gaza Children in Israeli Hospital After Drone Attack – video

The Real News | Sept 15, 2011 A month after recent escalation between Israel and Gaza two Palestinian children in critical condition in an Israeli hospital === A month after the recent escalation between Israel and Gaza following a terror attack on Southern Israel by unidentified assailants dozens remain wounded. Two Gazan children, hit by […]

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Art museum’s censorship destroys its integrity

by Dr. Michael Siegel on September 15, 2011 | Mondoweiss Oakland’s Museum of Children’s Art (MOCHA) recently announced that it is canceling a planned exhibit of artwork created by Palestinian children living in Gaza because art about the Palestinian-Israeli conflict is “not appropriate for an open gallery accessible by all children.” The museum had scheduled the exhibit […]

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Resistance Fighter Khaled Suleiman Kaware’ Dies Of Wounds Suffered January 2009

انّا للہ و انّا الیه راجعون الله يرحم كل الشهداء Friday September 16, 2011 09:50 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC News Palestinian medical sources reported that a fighter of the Al Qassam Brigades, the armed wing of the Hamas movement, died on Friday at dawn of serious wounds suffered during the three week Israeli war […]

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Amnesty International | Palestinians left homeless as Israel demolishes West Bank houses

 September 15, 2011 | Amnesty International Israeli military bulldozers demolished three homes and water cisterns in ‘Aqaba village in the northern West Bank on Thursday morning, leaving 22 people, including 12 children, homeless. Since the beginning of the year, over 750 Palestinians in the West Bank have been displaced after their homes were demolished by […]

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Palestine’s UN Initiatives: Q&A on the Representation of the Rights of the Palestinian People

Related ▣ FAQ ▣ Palestine Statehood Bid AL-HAQ PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Ref. 285/2011 | DATE: 15 September 2011 | AlHaq As an organisation dedicated to the protection and promotion of human rights in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (OPT), Al-Haq analysed the legal and political implications of the upcoming Palestinian UN initiatives on the […]

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Tahar Ben Jelloun: A Poem for Fatima – Massacre at #Sabra and Shatila…

Related to the Special Topic: Sabra & Shatila Massacre Posted by Patrick Mac Manus at  the Peace and Collaborative Development Network|  January 29, 2011 | They came in through the roof They closed the doors and windows They stuffed a fistful of sand into her mouth and nostrils, Fatima. Their hands ripped her stomach blood […]

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Hundreds rally in New York for Palestinian rights

Maan News Agency | Sept 16, 2011 NEW YORK (Reuters) — Hundreds of people rallied in New York City on Thursday in a show of support to the Palestinian people. The rally comes one week before Palestinian leaders are expected to call for full UN membership during the United Nations General Assembly. Demonstrators from various […]

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Military whistleblower tells of ‘indiscriminate’ Israeli attacks

Troops fired tear gas during a curfew in a West Bank village to stop peaceful demonstrations By Donald Macintyre |Friday, 16 September 2011 | Independant REUTERS Palestinian protesters run from tear gas fired by Israeli troops in Nabi Saleh in January 2010 enlarge Israeli troops fired tear gas indiscriminately and sometimes dangerously to enforce a […]

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Ghaith summoned by Israeli intelligence hours after return home

Friday, 16 September, 2011 | 00:45 |  Wadi Hilweh Information Center – Silwan, Jerusalem Silwan, Jerusalem (SILWANIC)— Local activist and Fatah secretary-general in Jerusalem Adnan Ghaith was summoned today by Israeli intelligence today, several hours after his return to Jerusalem from serving a military-ordered four month exile sentence.Ghaith told Silwanic that: “I was threatened with […]

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