Archive | October 19, 2011

The released Palestinian “terrorists” ~ by @RanaGaza

Related: Palestine’s Prisoners Release – in pictures Rana Baker | October 18, 2011 Also published on my blog on The Electronic Intifada More of my views over the Shalit exchange deal can be found on a radio interview here. I also took part on BBC’s radio segment World Have Your Say, to listen to this […]

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French Press Bias in Coverage of Prisoner Swap

Palestine’s Prisoners | Pictures | Topic | Category – Torture | History | Category French press coverage did not seek to establish balance its coverage by reporting adequately from the occupied Palestinian territories or to express solidarity with Palestinians held in Israeli prisons for decades. (Photo: AFP – Jack Guez)  Sabah Ayoub | Al Akhbar […]

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Prisoners society: Saadat loses 10 kilos in strike

Palestine’s Prisoners | Pictures | Topic | Category – Torture | History | Category Maan News Agency | October 18, 2011 RAMALLAH (Ma’an) — Fares Qaddura, head of the Palestinian prisoners society, says the secretary-general of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine will enter his 23rd day on hunger strike Wednesday. Ahmad Saadat […]

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Jubilation after swap deal in Gaza

Palestine’s Prisoners | Pictures | Topic | Category – Torture | History | Category Maan News Agency | October 19, 2011 GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — The Palestinian leader in Gaza praised the release of hundreds of prisoners as a “historic moment,” in an address late Tuesday to thousands of supporters. Ismail Haniyeh said the resistance […]

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Meshaal Calls On Abbas To Implement National Unity Agreement

Palestine’s Prisoners | Pictures | Topic | Category – Torture | History | Category Wednesday October 19, 2011 00:51 by Alaa Ashkar – IMEMC & Agencies Khaled Mashal, head of the Hamas Movement’s political Bureau in Damascus, called on President Mahmoud Abbas, Tuesday, to hold a meeting with Hamas in Cairo next week to conclude […]

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16 Liberated Palestinian Prisoners Arrive in Damascus

Palestine’s Prisoners | Pictures | Topic | Category – Torture | History | Category Oct 19, 2011 | SANA   DAMASCUS, (SANA)- Sixteen liberated Palestinian prisoners arrived on Wednesday in Damascus International Airport, on board a Syrian airplane. The liberated prisoners deported to Syria include one Palestinian girl who had spent seven years in the […]

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