Archive | February 5, 2012

Jewish settlers attack Palestinian village, steal sheep herd

Settler Violence Topic | Category | Pictures | New: Interactive Map [ 05/02/2012 – 06:02 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Jewish settlers attacked Janiya village, near Ramallah city, in a pre-dawn raid on Sunday, damaged the car of a citizen and wrote racist slogans on the walls of his house. The citizen, Ismail Madhloum, said in […]

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Hamas condemns Israeli attempts to wipe out Islamic, Christian shrines

Settler Violence Topic | Category | Pictures | New: Interactive Map [ 05/02/2012 – 06:20 PM ] DAMASCUS, (PIC)– Hamas strongly condemned the Israeli Judaization plans targeting Islamic and Christian holy shrines in occupied Jerusalem. The movement, in a statement on Sunday, urged the UN and international human rights groups to urgently pressure Israel into […]

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Subaru ad makes light of West Bank price tag attacks

Settler Violence Topic | Category | Pictures | New: Interactive Map 972 Magazine | Ami Kaufman | Febr 5, 2012 The lengths to which corporate capitalism will go to make an extra buck make never ceases to amaze me. Knowingly crossing the lines is the easiest way to get attention these days. A Facebook friend […]

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Celebrating heroes and olives: Qaryut begins to dismantle roadblock – Feb 3, 2012 – in pictures

Related: Evidence & Facts about Checkpoint Cruelty in Palestine by Aaron | 5 February 2012  | International Solidarity Movement, West Bank Taking apart Israeli Occupation – Click here for more images Hundreds of peaceful demonstrators confronted heavily armed Israeli soldiers this Friday, February 3rd,  at a new protest in the village of Qaryut, planting nearly […]

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Hunger striker carried to hospital in serious condition

Palestine’s Prisoners | Pictures | Topic | Category – Torture | History | Category [ 05/02/2012 – 06:47 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation authority (IOA) carried Palestinian detainee Sheikh Khader Adnan to a hospital in occupied Jerusalem in serious condition on Sunday after 50 days of hunger strike. Sources close to relatives of […]

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International thoughts: Coping with the reality of Israeli occupation

Truth does not matter for “Israel”. Buttons Do. To mute. by Iman | 5 February 2012 | International Solidarity Movement, West Bank I am … well, it is not easy to explain. I am overwhelmed, I am shocked, grateful yet disappointed, filled with love and anger, incomprehension filled my heart and an inability to truly […]

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Demo in Al-Walaja – Feb 5, 2012 – video

Related “Israel” suppresses Demos, shoots French women and Lies about it too – Feb 3, 2012 – Live Updates On Sunday 5 Feb 2012, villagers from Al-Walaja and international supporters went to the area where the Israeli apartheid authorities were still destroying lands to build a wall that will isolate the villagers from their remaining […]

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Soldiers assault Palestinian construction worker

Settler Violence Topic | Category | Pictures | New: Interactive Map Maan News Agency | Febr 5, 2012 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — A Palestinian construction worker was injured by Israeli forces on Thursday while working near Israel’s separation wall in Jerusalem, relatives told Ma’an on Sunday. Najeeb Mahmoud al-Zeer, from al-Fureidis village near Bethlehem, said that […]

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Settlers raid Ramallah village, vandalize property

Settler Violence Topic | Category | Pictures | New: Interactive Map Maan News Agency | Febr 5, 2012 RAMALLAH (Ma’an) — Settlers attacked a Ramallah village overnight Saturday, breaking into a house and vandalizing village property. Ismail Mazloum said that settlers from the nearby settlement of Talmon raided the village, vandalized his car and wrote […]

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Egyptian gas pipeline to Israel, Jordan blasted for 12th time

Related: Israel. Not looking for Peace. Nor Talks. But this… [ 05/02/2012 – 06:05 PM ] [ PIC 05/02/2012 – 06:05 PM ] CAIRO, (PIC)– Unknown attackers blasted the Egyptian gas pipeline carrying natural gas to Israel and Jordan before dawn Sunday for the 12th time in a year. Egyptian firefighters controlled the blaze in […]

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Hunger-striking Islamic Jihad leader transferred to hospital

Palestine’s Prisoners | Pictures | Topic | Category – Torture | History | Category Maan News Agency | Febr 5, 2012   RAMALLAH (Ma’an) — The Palestinian prisoner’s society said Sunday that hunger-striking Islamic Jihad leader Khader Adnan has been transferred to hospital by Israeli authorities. Adnan’s lawyer said in a statement that the Islamic […]

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Call for Action ▶ Palestinian prisoner on 51th day of hunger strike

Palestine’s Prisoners | Pictures | Topic | Category – Torture | History | Category Khader Adnan, 51 days on hunger strike! The writing on the poster quotes Khader Adnan, it reads: “I refuse administrative detention and will remain on hunger strike until I am released.” By Jalal Abukhater Khader Adnan; courageously fighting for dignity, employing […]

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IOF soldiers round up five Palestinians

Related: All Attacks on Palestinians – Timeline – Category [ 05/02/2012 – 05:35 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Israeli occupation forces (IOF) rounded up five Palestinians in various West Bank areas at dawn Sunday. The Hebrew radio quoted an IOF spokesman as saying that the five were wanted for interrogation. It said that the Palestinian citizens […]

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Haneyya confers with his Bahraini counterpart

Truth does not matter for “Israel”. Buttons Do. To mute. [ 05/02/2012 – 05:42 PM ] MANAMA, (PIC)– Palestinian premier Ismail Haneyya conferred in Manama on Sunday with his Bahraini counterpart Sheikh Khalifa Bin Salman Al-Khalifa on bilateral relations and Palestinian rights. Taher Al-Nunu, the Palestinian government’s spokesman, said in a press release that both […]

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Soldiers arrest 4 activists at Bethlehem village protest

Truth does not matter for “Israel”. Buttons Do. To mute. Maan News Agency | Febr 5, 2012   BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — Israeli forces arrested four activists at a protest in al-Walaja village near Bethlehem on Sunday. A statement from the Popular Committee Against the Wall said that Israeli forces arrested campaign coordinator Mazin al-Aza and […]

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