Archive | September 21, 2011

New Israeli housing committee approves 900 settlement units

REFUSING TO DIE IN SILENCE – Video [ 21/09/2011 – 08:50 AM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Israel’s new National Housing Committee approved in its first meeting on Tuesday plans to build 900 settlement units in Jewish settlements in occupied southern Jerusalem, Israeli Channel Ten has reported. “The Northern Regional Planning and Building Commission has also […]

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The World Rallies for Palestine – in pictures

Continuous updates Argentina Belgium – Brussels Denmark – Copenhagen Demonstration in Denmark in Support of UN Bid Egypt | Cairo France – Paris Germany New York Indonesia Lebanon | Beirut       Romania | Bucharest Rally in Bucharest for UN statehood bid Tal al Rabee3 Tunis UK – London

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Mass marches in West Bank to support Palestinian-UN bid

  Wednesday September 21, 2011 08:54 by Alaa Ashkar – IMEMC & Agencies Wide marches would be taking streets on Wednesday in all districts of the West Bank to support the Palestinian bid for full membership at the United Nations. One of these rallies will be taking place in the City of Ramallah in which […]

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Obama to press-gang PA into caving in

PressTV- Wed Sep 21, 2011 2:18AM GMT The US President Barack Obama The US President Barack Obama is set to meet the acting Palestinian Authority (PA) Chief Mahmoud Abbas as a new Middle East Quartet plot has emerged to dissuade the Palestinians from seeking recognition by the UN. The PA is set to present its […]

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Palestinians Skeptical over UN Statehood Bid

Palestinians sit in front of candles laid out representing the number ‘194’ in the West Bank city of Ramallah as Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas prepares to submit a formal request for Palestine to become the 194th member of the United Nations. (Photo: AFP – Abbas Momani) By: Fadi Abu Saadeh | Al Akhbar | September […]

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Another ‘Symbolic Victory’: Abbas’ New Political Gambit

Palestinians are fed up with symbolic victories. (UN Photo/file) By Ramzy Baroud When Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas decided to go to the United Nations to request the admission of Palestine as a full member, he appeared to have had an epiphany. Had he finally realized that for the past two decades he and his […]

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Paradigm Shift: One-sided US Veto

This might be the last chance for salvaging 2 state solution. (UN Photo/file) By Neve Gordon and Yinon Cohen | Palestine Chronicle | Sep 20, 2011 US President Barack Obama’s decision to use the US’ veto prerogative if the United Nations votes to recognise a Palestinian state will constitute a blow to those seeking peace […]

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Ban Ki-moon: A Record of Failure and Betrayal

by Stephen Lendman on September 20, 2011 | Sabbah Report United Nations Secretary general designate Ban Ki-moon The UN Charter’s Preamble states:“WE THE PEOPLES OF THE UNITED NATIONS DETERMINED” to save succeeding generations from the scourge of war, which twice in our lifetime has brought untold sorrow to mankind, and to reaffirm faith in fundamental […]

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#PALESTINE NEWS | Sept 21, 2011

CONTINUOUS UPDATES Photography by Ahmad Mesleh آخر الأخبار والتحديثات Sept 21, 2011 | Gaza has been under siege for 1561 days | Spread 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 Guide ~ by […]

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