Archive | September 23, 2011

Bill Clinton: Netanyahu’s government is an obstacle for the peace process

Related: ▣ FAQ ▣ Palestine Statehood Bid | Category Statehood PNN – Palestine News Network –  23.09.11 – 12:37 PNN  – New York- In a speech in New York about peace and the Middle East, former US president Bill Clinton said, “Since Netenyahu won the elections, he ignored all the understandings that both sides reached at […]

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Abu Zuhri:Obama’s speech reflect total bias to Israeli occupation

[ 23/09/2011 – 09:37 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Hamas spokesman in Gaza, Dr. Sami Abu Zuhri, said on Thursday that the speech made by US President Barak Obama at the UN reflects total American bias in favour of the Israeli occupation. Abu Zuhri further told France Press that it would be wrong for Arabs and […]

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Occupation police restrict worship at the Aqsa Mosque

REFUSING TO DIE IN SILENCE – Video [ 23/09/2011 – 09:58 AM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation police declared a state of alert in occupied Jerusalem which started Friday morning. A large number of police was deployed in the occupied city imposing restrictions on reaching the Aqsa Mosque. Israeli radio claimed that the […]

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Gaza activists to relaunch boat monitoring

Related: All Israeli Attacks on Gaza Fishermen Maan News Agency | Sept 23, 2011 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — International and Palestinian activists in Gaza said Friday they planned to relaunch accompaniment of Gaza fishermen from Saturday. A press statement from the Civil Peace Service in Gaza said the mission will be the first since July 20, […]

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Assualting brutally the youth Waheed Rwaidi from Silwan

REFUSING TO DIE IN SILENCE – Video Friday, 23 September, 2011 | 00:22 | « Wadi Hilweh Information Center – Silwan, Jerusalem Silwan, Jerusalem (SILWANIC) — A soldier said to him” the citizens of Silwan don’t want  development and better life By Maysa Abu Ghazaleh, Waheed Rwaidi a 33 youth from Jerusalem suffers from wounds […]

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Goodbye to International Law ~ by Lawrence Davidson

Related: ▣ FAQ ▣ Palestine Statehood Bid | Category Statehood Lawrence Davidson on September 23, 2011 |  Sabbah Report Part I – The Erosion Universal Jurisdiction Back on 12 February 2011 I put out an analysis on the subject of Universal Jurisdiction. Here is the first paragraph from the piece: “One of the really progressive […]

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Report: Israeli police raise Jerusalem alert level

Related: ▣ FAQ ▣ Palestine Statehood Bid | Category Statehood Maan News Agency | Sept 23, 2011 JERUSALEM (Ma’an) — Thousands of Israeli police were set to deploy in Jerusalem on Friday, in preparation for potential demonstrations as President Mahmoud Abbas delivers a speech at the UN later in the day. Radio Israel reported that […]

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Escaping Oslo: Questions for Mouin Rabbani

Related: ▣ FAQ ▣ Palestine Statehood Bid | Category Statehood Jared Malsin, Ma’an News Agency, Sep 23, 2011 Escaping the diplomatic framework created by the never-completed Oslo peace accords is the only route for Palestinians to ensure the realizations of their rights, says Palestinian analyst Mouin Rabbani. In an interview on the eve of President […]

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Day of decision on Palestine

Related: ▣ FAQ ▣ Palestine Statehood Bid | Category Statehood Omar Karmi | The National | Sep 23, 2011    NEW YORK // Palestinians insisted they would take their statehood bid to the United Nations Security Council today in spite of intense international pressure to agree to a formula that would avert a direct confrontation […]

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Israeli occupation police announce a state of alert in Jerusalem

REFUSING TO DIE IN SILENCE – Video [ 22/09/2011 – 09:29 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation police announced a state of alert for Friday fearing Palestinian demonstrations to coincide with the PA’s application for full membership of United Nations. The occupation police spokeswoman said that they have declared a state of alert […]

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IOF and settlers terrorize Jenin villages

REFUSING TO DIE IN SILENCE – Video [ 22/09/2011 – 09:05 PM ] JENIN, (PIC)– IOF troops stormed, at dawn Thursday, several Palestinian localities in the flashpoint area west of Jenin city in the occupied West Bank without report of arrests. Locals reported that the IOF troops raided the villages of Araqa, Barqin, Kafr Dan […]

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Calls for organising committees to defend Jerusalem against settler attacks

REFUSING TO DIE IN SILENCE – Video [ 22/09/2011 – 08:57 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– The popular national conference for Jerusalem has called for the formation of committees aimed at defending Jerusalem neighborhoods under threat of settler attacks. “What is happening in Jerusalem in terms of daily measures [by the occupation] forms a serious […]

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How Congress Sees the Middle East Through AIPAC-Colored Glasses

Related: ▣ FAQ ▣ Palestine Statehood Bid | Category Statehood by SR Editor on September 22, 2011 |  Sabbah Report by MEDEA BENJAMIN and ALLISON McCRACKEN During August recess this year, 81 members of Congress went on a junket to Israel funded by the Israel lobby group AIPAC (well, funded by the American Israel Education […]

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President Obama Secretly Approved Transfer of Bunker-Buster Bombs to Israel

Sep 23, 2011 12:28 AM EDT | The Daily Beast While Obama publicly pressured Israel to make concessions to the Palestinians over settlements, he secretly gave Jerusalem deep-penetrating bombs it had long sought. Eli Lake previews an exclusive story appearing in Monday’s Newsweek. While publicly pressuring Israel to make deeper concessions to the Palestinians, President […]

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Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory | 15 – 21 Sep. 2011 | 2 children dead

Thursday, 22 September 2011 PCHR A house demolished by Israeli Occupation Forces in al-‘Aqaba village near Nablus Israeli Occupation Forces (IOF) Continue Systematic Attacks against Palestinian Civilians and Property in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (OPT)   Two Palestinians, included a child, died of previous wounds in the Gaza Strip.   IOF continued to attack Palestinian […]

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