Archive | November 2, 2011

Egypt ‘will not allow’ new war on Gaza

Gaza Under Attack – in pictures | Attacks on Gaza – Timeline Maan News Agency | Nov 2, 2011 EL-ARISH, Egypt (Ma’an) — Egyptian security officials have expressed concerns after recent violence in Gaza despite Cairo’s efforts to secure a truce between Israel and Palestinian factions. Security officials said Wednesday that Egypt “will not allow” […]

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Israel destroys Jerusalemite home, 20 olive trees in OJ

Ethnic Cleansing – Topic | Settlement Construction – Category [ 02/11/2011 – 06:38 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation authority (IOA) razed a Palestinian home in Tur village in the Mountain of Olives in occupied Jerusalem on Wednesday and destroyed 20 olive trees, local sources said. They said that a big number of […]

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Israel detained 235 Palestinians in October including 23 children

Palestine’s Prisoners | Pictures | Topic | Category – Torture | History | Category [ 02/11/2011 – 06:40 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– The Palestinian center for the defense of prisoners said that the Israeli occupation forces (IOF) rounded up 235 Palestinian citizens in the past month of October including 23 children and ten women. The […]

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Israel: Navy will stop new Gaza flotilla

Press Release: #FREEDOMWAVES | Topic FreedomWaves | Category Flotilla Maan News Agency | Nov 2, 2011 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — Israel’s navy is preparing to stop a new flotilla bound for the Gaza Strip this week, after activists made a surprise announcement Wednesday. “The Israeli Navy has completed the necessary preparations in order to prevent them […]

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History of Israeli blockade on Gaza

Press Release: #FREEDOMWAVES | Topic FreedomWaves | Category Flotilla Israel has cleverly fine-tuned the siege, hurting Gazans but not letting the situation there reach crisis levels. 02 Nov 2011 15:17 Gaza’s residents largely depend on foreign aid as Israel’s blockade has ruined its economy [Reuters] With the recent agreement to swap 1,000 Palestinian prisoners for the Israeli soldier […]

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#FreedomWaves | MV SAOIRSE BEGINS HER VOYAGE TO GAZA

Press Release: #FREEDOMWAVES | Topic FreedomWaves | Category Flotilla PICTURED BELOW IS THE MV SAOIRSE AS IT WAS BEING LOWERED INTO THE WATER TO SAIL TO GAZA, ISN’T SHE LOVELY, SAIL TO GAZA SAOIRSE!!! MV SAOIRSE IS LOWERED INTO THE WATER FOR HER HISTORIC VOYAGE TO GAZA 1st Photo of MV Saoirse being lowered into […]

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Act now to defend today’s boats to Gaza

Press Release: #FREEDOMWAVES | Topic FreedomWaves | Category Flotilla 1 November 2011 | International Solidarity Movement, Gaza Two boats, called “Freedom Waves to Gaza,” are now traveling on the high seas to the besieged Gaza Strip. Their civilian passengers include people from five countries, including Palestinians from 1948. This is another non-violent attempt to break […]

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PRESS RELEASE | Irish Ship to Gaza – Nov 2, 2011

Press Release: #FREEDOMWAVES | Topic FreedomWaves | Category Flotilla Irish Ship to Gaza | Press Release – Nov 2nd Irish and Canadian ships challenge Israel’s illegal blockade with Freedom Waves to Gaza Responding to an urgent call for international solidarity from 46 civil society organisations in Gaza, an Irish ship MV Saoirse and a Canadian […]

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Meet the Activists on the Irish Boat Saoirse #FreedomWaves – video

Press Release: #FREEDOMWAVES | Topic FreedomWaves | Category Flotilla November 2, 2011 Irish Rugby and Hurling Stars New Call to Support Gaza Flotilla Special Topic | All Israeli Massacres on Palestinians iRemember… | Confirmed Names of Martyrs Occupation 2011 * Special Topic | Ethnic Cleansing Israeli escalation in Gaza | A “cover-up for settlement activity […]

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PRESS RELEASE | Canadian & Irish ships set to challenge Israel’s illegal blockade with Freedom Waves to Gaza | #FREEDOMWAVES

Press Release: #FREEDOMWAVES | Topic FreedomWaves | Category Flotilla For Immediate Release 2 November 2011 Canadian and Irish ships set to challenge Israel’s illegal blockade with Freedom Waves to Gaza The Canadian ship Tahrir and the Irish ship Saoirse have successfully reached international waters, marking the start of the Freedom Waves to Gaza campaign. The […]

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BREAKING | Once more, en route to Gaza to break the blockade | #FREEDOMWAVES

Press Release: #FREEDOMWAVES | Topic FreedomWaves | Category Flotilla Nov 2, 2011 | Paul Murphy MEP Stopped by sabotage of the Irish boat and then the Greek imposed extension of the blockade of Gaza in the summer, I am setting sail again with the Irish Ship to Gaza. The aim remains the same as before […]

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#FreedomWaves Flotilla To Gaza – Special Topic

Press Release #FREEDOMWAVES | Topic FreedomWaves | Category Flotilla | Pictures  PLEASE CHECK FREQUENTLY FOR CONTINUOUS UPDATES Action Alert  FreedomWaves Flotilla in the event of Zionist boarding & detainment ~ by The Palestine Activists Handbook List with telephone numbers and contact details of government, embassies and more to contact in case of interception and/or detainment of […]

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Hamas urges Abbas to renounce peace process with Israel forever

A Million Stories about the Zionist Rape of This World – in pictures [ 02/11/2011 – 10:45 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Hamas Movement called on de facto president Mahmoud Abbas to declare a permanent moratorium on the peace process with the Israeli occupation in response to the latter’s threats to increase settlement activities and wage […]

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Settlers ‘torch tractor’ near Nablus

Settler Violence Topic | Category | Pictures | New: Interactive Map Maan News Agency, Nov 2, 2011 NABLUS (Ma’an) — Israeli settlers attacked a man and set fire to his tractor on Tuesday near Nablus in the northern West Bank, a Palestinian Authority official said. Settlement affairs official Ghassan Doughlas told Ma’an that residents of […]

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Jerusalem Demolitions Leave 71 People incl 35 Children Homeless

Ethnic Cleansing – Topic | Settlement Construction – Category 02.11.11 – 19:41 | Palestine News Network PNN – Seventy-one people, including 35 children, have been left homeless after the Israeli administration demolished five homes in the Khan al-Amar area north east of East Jerusalem on Monday. Fifteen army jeeps and one bulldozer arrived in Khan […]

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