Archive | March 10, 2012

PALESTINE NEWS | March 10, 2012

“Israel kills by deprivation of Healthcare” Facts tweeted earlier now storified آخر الأخبار والتحديثات March 10, 2012 | 23309 Days Since Al-Nakba & Gaza has been under siege for 1732 days For news of previous news days Daily News Overviews Follow on Twitter NEW PAGES ON THIS BLOG —— OVERVIEWS CONTINUOUSLY UPDATED █▌ CHILD ARRESTS […]

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Popular resistance and its armed wing vow to retaliate to assassination of Qaisi

[ PIC 10/03/2012 – 09:01 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– The popular resistance committees and its armed wing Salahuddin Brigades said they are absolved of any truce in Gaza and urged their resistance fighters to retaliate strongly and launch counterattacks against Israeli targets. This came in a press release issued by the resistance committees following the […]

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IOA endorses building 55 new housing units in occupied Jerusalem

[ PIC 10/03/2012 – 08:51 AM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation authority (IOA) has endorsed the building of 55 new housing units in Jabal Abu Ghunaim settlement south of occupied Jerusalem. The committee of field researchers in occupied Jerusalem said in a statement on Saturday that Israel’s local committee for planning and construction […]

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Confrontations with the IOF in Jerusalem, two kids arrested

[ PIC 09/03/2012 – 09:43 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Clashes broke out on Thursday evening in the Ras Al-Amoud in occupied Jerusalem after a fire bomb was thrown at an IOF car and another at a Jewish settlement in the neighbourhood. Local sources said that the IOF arrested Basel al-Zaghal (14 years) and Ismail […]

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The strangulation of a village – video

by Sylvia | 10 March 2012 | International Solidarity Movement, West Bank Sheikh Nasri looks resigned as he describes his home as “the most terrorised village in the country”. With 34,000 uprooted trees in the last two years and some 4,800 dunams of land stolen, the village of Al Jab’a has little to smile about. […]

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FAQ on Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS)

The IMEU | March 9, 2012 What is BDS? What are the goals of BDS? Who is calling for BDS? What are some examples of how BDS was used during Apartheid in South Africa? What is the call for academic and cultural boycott of Israel? Who are some of the people endorsing the Palestinian-led BDS […]

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Hebrew media critical of Netanyahu’s speech and question the “survival of Israel” scenario

MEMO | March 9, 2012 Hebrew-language newspapers in Israel have launched a strong attack on Benjamin Netanyahu’s speech at the annual conference of the leading Israeli lobby group in the United States. The Israeli Prime Minister told the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) that it would be Israelis who pay the price of any […]

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Al Walajeh: Tunneling to get home

by Ramon Garcia | 8 March 2012 | International Solidarity Movement, West Bank   Sherinne Alaraj of the local Popular Committee stands at the site of the tunnel   Some Palestinians and Internationals gathered in the village of Al Walajeh on International Women’s Day to show solidarity to Omar and his family, especially his wife […]

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Women’s day demonstration in Qalandia for the rights of female Palestinian prisoners

by Satu | 8 March 2012 | International Solidarity Movement, West Bank On International Women’s day, March 8th, hundreds of demonstrators rallied in Qalandia in solidarity with hunger striker Hana Shalabi and calling for Israel to end the occupation. The demonstrators marched marched down the street next to the separation wall to Qalandia checkpoint, carrying […]

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WATCH: West Bank International Women’s Day demonstration dispersed by army – video

 +972Magazine | Haggai Matar | March 10, 2012 More than 250 Palestinian and Israeli women and men were attacked by military forces at a demonstration at the Qalandia checkpoint. Several injuries were reported, including one woman who was hospitalized after being shot with a rubber coated bullet. Palestinian women facing soldiers near Qalandia checkpoint (Oren […]

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Ma’an reporter and his pregnant wife hurt in Israeli airstrike

Maan News Agency March 10, 2012 GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — A correspondent for Ma’an-Mix satellite TV and his pregnant wife sustained injuries late Friday in Israel’s bombardment of Gaza. Muamin Shrafi was injured by shrapnel and his wife Iftikhar sustained bruises when a missile landed near their home in Gaza City’s Shujaiyyah area. Muamin said […]

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Palestinian gov’t holds Israel fully responsible for its Friday attacks

Gaza Under Attack – Timeline | Pictures Aug | Oct | Dec 2011| Jan | Feb | Mar 2012 [ PIC 10/03/2012 – 07:30 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– The Palestinian government in the besieged Gaza Strip held the Israeli occupation regime fully responsible for the consequences of its aerial attacks on the Strip which claimed […]

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Masada unit launches night raid on Palestinian prisoners

[ PIC 10/03/2012 – 07:53 AM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Soldiers of the Masada unit stormed the cells of Palestinian prisoners in wards 3 and 5 in Raymon jail in Beer Sheba, sources within the prison told the PIC on Friday. They said that the soldiers stormed the wards before dawn Friday in the company of […]

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Death toll rises to 12 as Israel bombards Gaza

Gaza Under Attack – Timeline | Pictures Aug | Oct | Dec 2011| Jan | Feb | Mar 2012 Maan News Agency | March 10, 2012 GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — Israeli warplanes continued to strike several targets across the Gaza Strip overnight and early Saturday morning for the second day bringing the death toll to […]

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What mainstream media wouldn’t tell you or give you details about… ~ by @Omar_Gaza

Israel bombs Gaza leaving 11 killed, 16 injured By Omar_Gaza | March 10, 2012 What mainstream media wouldn’t tell you or give you details about: Gaza, March 10, Gaza witnessed a sleepless night after a continuous series of air-raids performed by Israel’s different warplanes (Apache, Drones, and F16s). It started on March 9, 5:00 pm, […]

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