Archive | September 19, 2011

IOA serves demolition notices to four Bedouins in Jordan Valley

[ 18/09/2011 – 02:46 PM ] NABLUS, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation authority (IOA) notified four Bedouins in Wadi Al-Malih area to the north of the Jordan Valley on Sunday that their homes would be razed within three days. Local sources said that two Bedouins in each of Khirbat Tal Hima and Farsiya were served those […]

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Hamas asks Baghdad to protect Palestinian refugees

[ 18/09/2011 – 02:41 PM ] DAMASCUS, (PIC)– Hamas strongly denounced the Iraqi security forces for storming the Baladayat compound, mainly inhabited by Palestinian refugees, in Baghdad and arresting a number of them at dawn Saturday. The movement asked the Iraqi government in a press release on Sunday to assume its responsibility in protecting those […]

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Palestinian hit by settler’s car in Salfit

▣ Related: Special Topic Settler Violence | All posts on Settler Violence Monday, 19 September 2011 08:01| Samar Mohaisen | Palestine Telegraph West Bank, (Pal Telegraph)-One Palestinian was seriously injured on Monday after being hit by an Israeli settler driving a speeding car in the north of Salfit governorate. Witnesses told that an Israeli settler […]

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Settlers open fire on Burin village

▣ Related: Special Topic Settler Violence | All posts on Settler Violence Monday, 19 September 2011 07:46| Samar Mohaisen | Palestine Telegraph West Bank, (pal Telegraph)-Israeli settlers on Monday opened fire at Palestinian houses in Burin, a village in the south of Nablus. Ghassan Duglos, a Palestinian official in charge of settlements file in the […]

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Arab parliament discusses breaking Gaza siege

[ 18/09/2011 – 02:39 PM ] CAIRO, (PIC)– Ali Salem Al-Dakbasi, the chairman of the Arab parliamentary union, has said that the parliament’s session in the period September 18-21 would deliberate means of busting the Gaza blockade. He said that the APU would also debate backing international recognition of a Palestine state on 1967 borders […]

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Jewish settlers set Palestinian fields on fire

▣ Related: Special Topic Settler Violence | All posts on Settler Violence [ 18/09/2011 – 02:37 PM ] JENIN, (PIC)– Jewish settlers set Palestinian cultivated land on fire in Seelat Al-Dhaher village south of Jenin city on afternoon Saturday, eyewitnesses reported. They said that 15 settlers burst into the village’s groves under Israeli military escort […]

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Obama hoping to re-start stalled Israeli-Palestinian peace talks

Related: ▣ FAQ ▣ Palestine Statehood Bid Sunday September 18, 2011 12:33 by Alaa Ashkar – IMEMC & Agencies US President Barack Obama plans to hold talks with Turkish and Israeli leaders to try to resume peace talks in the Middle East. He says this is an attempt to reduce what he calls escalating regional […]

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Sabri: Israel responsible for Jewish raid of Al-Aqsa Mosque

▣ Related: Special Topic Settler Violence | All posts on Settler Violence [ 18/09/2011 – 01:20 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Chairman of the Supreme Islamic Council in Jerusalem, Ekrima Sabri, held the Israeli occupation authorities (IOA) responsible for the actions of extremist Jewish groups that are planning on raiding Al-Aqsa Mosque on Sunday. “Extremist […]

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Israeli troops likely injured West Bank blast

[ 18/09/2011 – 01:02 PM ] NABLUS, (PIC)– Israeli troops are expected to have sustained injuries in a blast that took place on Zawata-Nablus road in northern West Bank. Witnesses said the blast could be heard from a nearby village at 11pm as a Israeli patrol convoys slated to raid Nablus passed through the site. […]

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Pulling the Thread of Self-Determination

Related: ▣ FAQ ▣ Palestine Statehood Bid Palestine Chronicle | Sept 18, 2011By Vacy Vlazna There may be some truth in Israel’s squawking that the Palestinian bid for state membership in the UN will delegitimize Israel. A cursory look over the history of Israel’s creation reveals legal loopholes in which the legitimate state of the whole […]

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Israel issues 3 demolition orders to Bedouins in Jordan Valley

Related: The Unrecognized – Documentary Maan News Agency | Sept 18, 2011 TUBAS (Ma’an) — Israeli forces issued three demolition orders on Sunday to residents of Bedouin communities in the northern Jordan Valley. Head of al-Malih local council Arif Daraghmah said Israeli forces stormed the area and handed demolition orders to three residents from the […]

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Israel Plans 10 New Settlements In The Negev

Related:  The Unrecognized – Documentary Monday September 19, 2011 01:03 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies The Israeli government is planning to approve a new project that aims at building 10 new Jewish-only settlements in the Negev, by displacing thousands of Bedouins from the area. A Demloished Village In The Negev – Arabs48 The […]

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PA Calls for “Vigilance and Caution,” Palestinians Await Week of Settler Provocations

▣ Related: Special Topic Settler Violence | All posts on Settler Violence PNN – Palestine News Network – 19.09.11 – 00:10 by Brendan Work As Israeli settlers prepare armed marches on West Bank cities in advance of Friday’s Palestinian statehood bid presentation at the UN, Palestinians say they are wary of increased attacks but unafraid. […]

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Refugees’ fate unclear in Palestine bid – video

PressTV – Sun Sep 18, 2011 5:17PM GMT Interview with Nasim Ahmed, Senior Researcher, Palestine Return Center, London A senior researcher says that several legal issues including the status of Palestinian refugees have remained unclear as Palestinian Authority (PA) announced plans to apply for Palestine membership in the United Nations. Washington has repeatedly threatened to […]

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Settlers Plan “Sovereignty Marches” In Palestinian Towns

▣ Related: Special Topic Settler Violence | All posts on Settler Violence Monday September 19, 2011 03:26 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies Israeli Ynet News reported that Israeli settlers living in the occupied territories are planning what they dubbed as “Sovereignty Marches” in the Palestinian territories, starting on Tuesday afternoon. Archive – Settler […]

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