Archive | October 7, 2011

Settlers attack a village near al-Khalil

▣ Related: Special Topic Settler Violence | All posts on Settler Violence [ 07/10/2011 – 08:26 PM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– Dozens of Jewish settlers at dawn Friday attacked the village of Khirbat Tuwwana, to the east of Yatta in the southern West Bank al-Khalil district. Rateb al-Jbour, coordinator for the popular committees to resist the […]

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Minister: All USAID projects halted

Maan News Agency | Oct 7, 2011 RAMALLAH (Ma’an) — All projects by the US international assistance agency in the Palestinian territories funded under its 2011 budget have been halted, the minister of economy in the West Bank said Friday. Hasan Abu Libdeh said funding for USAID projects stopped after the US Congress blocked transfer […]

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Five Injured In Nabi Saleh Anti-wall Rotest

Friday October 07, 2011 20:19 by George Rishmawi – IMEMC & Agencies Five Palestinians, three women and two men, were wounded in clashes between protestors and Israeli soldiers in the village of Nabi Saleh near the West Bank city of Ramallah on Friday. Troops at Nabi Saleh Protest – At least 20 Israeli military vehicles […]

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Detainee’s mother dies in Gaza

Maan News Agency | Oct 7, 2011 GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — The mother of a Palestinian detainee died in Gaza on Thursday without seeing her jailed son, a prisoners’ center reported. Hajjeh Aminah al-Khatib’s son Omran was detained in 1997 and sentenced to life in an Israeli jail. Israel banned families in Gaza from visiting […]

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#PALESTINE NEWS | Oct 7, 2011

CONTINUOUS UPDATES Photography by Ahmad Mesleh آخر الأخبار والتحديثات Oct 7, 2011 | Gaza has been under siege for 1577 days | Spread the News! ▣ Make A Dream Come True : Just Once, Please – for Nader K. ▣ Settler Violence – in pictures ▣ REFUSING TO DIE IN SILENCE – Video ▣ FAQ […]

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#Palestine Protests for it’s Men, Women & Children in Zionist Jails – in pictures

This week all across Palestine there have been protests in the West Bank as well in Gaza in solidarity with the detained Palestinians on hunger strikes who endure severe violations on daily basis, maltreatment, violence, denied human and civil rights.  Arbitrary arrested or jailed with no case nor cause at all. Besides this, torture is […]

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Israel to Assad: We Will Bomb Gaza, Whole of Lebanon if Tel Aviv Attacked

by Naharnet Newsdesk | Oct 7, 2011 Israel has warned Syrian President Bashar Assad that should Tel Aviv be attacked, then it will retaliate by bombing the Gaza Strip and the whole of Lebanon. Israel’s NFC website reported that the Jewish state’s government relayed this message to the Syrian president through European intelligence circles. These […]

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Sleep easy, war criminals

Britain’s insulting new rules on arrest warrants will only encourage Israel’s view of itself as above international law Michael Mansfield |guardian.co.uk |Friday 7 October 2011 Izzeldin Abuelaish, a Palestinian doctor who saw three of his children and a niece killed when Israeli shells smashed into his home in Gaza. Photograph: Khalil Hamra/Associated Press Israel has […]

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Students march to Ofer Prison in solidarity with hunger strike

Support Prisoners of Palestine – Action Alert Worldwide Event 5 October 2011 | International Solidarity Movement, West Bank Over 100 students from Bir Zeit University marched to the gates of Ofer Prison, near Ramallah today, to demonstrate solidarity with Palestinian prisoners on hunger strike in Israeli jails. Prisoners in several Israeli jails began hunger strikes […]

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Continuing Detention In Tuba Zingerah, Upper Galilee

▣ Related: Special Topic Settler Violence | All posts on Settler Violence Friday October 07, 2011 13:36 by Majd Qumsieh – IMEMC & Agencies Israeli police continue to detain citizens of the village of Tuba Zingerah in the Upper Galilee, Israel, who were arrested during demonstrations protesting the burning of the village mosque several days […]

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Smuggling tunnel collapses in Rafah

Featured: Gaza Under Attack – in pictures Maan News Agency | Oct 7, 2011 EL-ARISH, Egypt (Ma’an) — A smuggling tunnel under the border of Egypt and the Gaza Strip collapsed on Friday, Egyptian security sources said. Security officials told Ma’an that a truck was unloading construction materials near the site of the collapse and […]

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Abed-Rabbo: “No Talks Unless Israel Halts Settlement Activities”

Friday October 07, 2011 02:26 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies Secretary-General of the Executive Committee of the Palestinian Liberation Organization (PLO), Yasser Abed-Rabbo, stated that the Palestinian leadership will not return to the negotiations table before Israel halts all of its settlement activities. Yasser Abed-Rabbo – File – alwatanvoice.com He also stated that […]

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Settlers Burn Dozens of Olive Trees North Of Jerusalem

▣ Related: Special Topic Settler Violence | All posts on Settler Violence Friday October 07, 2011 05:19 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies A group of armed extremist Israeli settlers of the Ramat Shlomo illegal settlement installed on lands that belong to residents of Shu’fat, north of Jerusalem, set ablaze dozens of olive trees […]

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IOF impose restrictions on W.B. worshippers’ entry to the Aqsa Mosque

REFUSING TO DIE IN SILENCE – Video [ 07/10/2011 – 09:37 AM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Israel Occupation Forces imposed restrictions on the entry of Palestinian worshipers from the West Bank to the Aqsa Mosque on Friday. Israeli radio announced that only men over the age of 45 of those who carry blue ID cards […]

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