Archive | March 29, 2012

PA court extends detention of journalist Shayeb two weeks

[ PIC 29/03/2012 – 08:23 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– The Ramallah Magistrate’s Court, on Wednesday, extended the detention of the Palestinian journalist Youssef Shayeb 15 more days on the backdrop of a report about corruption in the PA diplomatic mission in France which he published last month. Youssef’s wife, who attended the court, said that […]

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Khamis, injured by the Israeli navy while fishing in the waters of Gaza ~ by @rosa_schiano

by Rosa Schiano | 27 March 2012 | il Blog di Oliva | ISM A Palestinian fisherman, Khamis Baker, was injured on Sunday morning when the Israeli navy opened fire on a group of Palestinian fishing boats in the waters of Gaza. The Khamis family’s home, in Al-Shati camp (“Beach” camp), is poorly lit , […]

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IOA renews administrative detention of Palestinian MP Nizar Ramadan

[ PIC 29/03/2012 – 07:02 PM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– An Israeli court renewed the administrative detention of Al-Khalil lawmaker Nizar Ramadan, 50, for three months for the fourth time running, his family said. The family told the PIC on Thursday that Ramadan is held in the Negev desert prison. The MP was arrested on 28/5/2011 […]

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Israeli court orders six-month administrative detention of Sheikh Hadid

[ PIC 29/03/2012 – 07:51 PM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– The Israeli court of Ofer prison on Wednesday issued a six-month administrative detention against Hamas-affiliated reformer Sheikh Hussein Abu Hadid, aged 65 from Al-Khalil city. His wife told the Palestinian information center (PIC) that her husband Abu Hadid suffers from a serious medical condition and is […]

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Land Day: From Gaza to Sakhnin we are all united with Bil’in – Video

Nathan Stuckey | 27 March 2012 | International Solidarity Movement, Gaza Photo courtesy Hussein Amody, 2012Thirty six years ago on March 30th1976 demonstrations against the confiscation of Palestinian land by the Israeli government spread throughout Palestine. Six Palestinians were killed, over a hundred wounded, and hundreds more arrested. Land day was one of the first […]

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Israeli soldiers and settlers storm Al-Aqsa Mosque

MEMO | March 29, 2012 Dozens of Israeli soldiers, all in uniform, accompanied a group of illegal Jewish settlers and stormed Al-Aqsa Mosque and its courtyards on Wednesday morning. This was part of a massive mobilisation of the Israeli occupation army. Al-Aqsa Foundation for Endowment and Heritage said that soldiers and settlers entered the mosque […]

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Army Kidnaps 9 Palestinians In the West Bank

Thursday March 29, 2012 22:44 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies Israeli soldiers invaded, on Thursday at dawn, several Palestinian areas in the occupied West Bank, broke into and searched dozens of homes, and kidnapped nine Palestinians. Archive – Palinfo The army violently broke into the homes, terrifying the residents and causing damage to […]

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PA: Israel deportation policy ‘a war crime’ | #HanaShalabi

Maan News Agency | March 29, 2012 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — Israel’s policy of deporting Palestinians is a war crime, a top Palestinian Authority official said Thursday after a deal to send a detainee to Gaza. Prisoners minister Issa Qaraqe told Ma’an his ministry rejects the policy which it considers a war crime. Hana Shalabi was […]

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#AhmadAliHajj | Calls on EU Parliament to press Israel into releasing Palestinian MP Hajj

[ 29/03/2012 – 08:47 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– The international campaign for freeing kidnapped Palestinian MPs informed the Inter-Parliamentary Union and the European Parliament about the deterioration of the health of detained MP Ahmad Ali Hajj who has been on hunger strike for 15 days. The campaign called, in letters to both Mr. Martin Stchaulz […]

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Israel begins new air and ground assaults on Gaza

This file photo shows an Israeli helicopter firing munitions in the Gaza Strip. PressTV – Thu Mar 29, 2012 9:37PM GMT Israel has launched an air and ground assault on the southern Gaza Strip, as it continues to step up its attacks on the besieged Palestinian territory, Press TV reports. A Press TV correspondent said […]

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Dancing the Dabka in Beit Hanoun, north Gaza Strip – 29 March 2012 – Video

by rosaingaza on Mar 29, 2012 Today we planted olive trees and danced the Dabka, about 700 mt from the Erez border in Beit Hanoun, north Gaza Strip   Action Alert Global March to Jerusalem- Official Website All related posts on this blog about the GM2J Al-Quds & Al-Aqsa Ethnic cleansing & Denial of Palestinian […]

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PALESTINE NEWS | March 29, 2012

“Israel kills by deprivation of Healthcare” Facts tweeted earlier now storified آخر الأخبار والتحديثات March 29, 2012 | 23330 Days Since Al-Nakba & Gaza has been under siege for 1753 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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Tree Planting to mark Land Day in Palestine – Photography

March 29, 2012 Action Alert Global March to Jerusalem- Official Website All related posts on this blog about the GM2J Al-Quds & Al-Aqsa Ethnic cleansing & Denial of Palestinian identity – Special Topic Israel’s Likud threatens to invade Al-Aqsa Mosque – Overview More Information about Al-Aqsa Under Threats – PDF All posts about Al-Aqsa Mosque […]

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PRESS RELEASE | Addameer and PHR-Israel Cannot Yet Confirm That Hana Shalabi Has Ended Her Hunger Strike (updated)

Addameer | March 29, 2012 Joint Press Release, Addameer Prisoner Support and Human Rights Association and Physicians for Human Rights-Israel Ramallah-Jaffa, 29 March 2012− In response to this evening’s reports in the media that Hana Shalabi has ended her hunger strike on its 43rd day and agreed to a deal in which she will be […]

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Deal reached to free Hana Shalabi (incl update)

Maan News Agency | March 29, 2012 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — A deal to release Palestinian hunger-striker Hana Shalabi to the Gaza Strip temporarily was reached late Thursday, officials with knowledge of the negotiations told Ma’an. The officials say Shalabi will be sent to Gaza for three years in exchange for giving up a 43-day strike […]

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