Archive | April 10, 2012

IOF soldiers arrest 4 Palestinians including twins

[ PIC 10/04/2012 – 10:41 AM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– Israeli occupation forces (IOF) arrested four Palestinians in the West Bank at dawn Tuesday including three in Al-Khalil, local sources said. Ratib Al-Jabour, the coordinator of popular committees in Yatta to the south of Al-Khalil, said that IOF soldiers burst into the town in a pre-dawn […]

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#StopAD! Dhiab refrains from drinking water on 44th day of hunger strike

[ PIC 10/04/2012 – 10:38 AM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Human rights sources have warned that Palestinian administrative detainee Bilal Dhiab’s health condition was critical after he stopped drinking water on his 44th day of hunger strike. Muhjat Al-Quds foundation, catering for Palestinian prisoners, said that Dhiab decided to stop drinking water in protest at the […]

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#Airflotilla2 | Organizers: Over 1000 are expected to join Welcome to Palestine Campaign

Related: Airflotilla Mission 2012 | Overview #Airflotilla | #Airflotilla2 Tuesday April 10, 2012 12:32 by George Rishmawi – IMEMC News As part of the initiative a press release was issued that stated “Welcome to Palestine 2012 will again challenge Israel’s policy of isolating the West Bank while the settler paramilitaries and army commit brutal crimes […]

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Must Read: Scoundrels Attack Gunter Grass Truths ~ FACTCHECKS ~ by Stephen Lendman

by Stephen Lendman | SteveLendmanBlog | April 10, 2012 Touching the most sensitive nerves has risks. Nearly always hostile responses follow. Criticizing Israel is the third rail of US politics. It’s also largely off limits in scoundrel media managed news, op-eds, and editorials. Gunter Grass took the risks. He acted forthrightly. His new poem “What […]

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Barghouthi to go on hunger strike

10-04-2012,09:25 | Al Qassam Website Al Qassam website- Amman- Detained Qassam Brigades commander Abdullah Al-Barghouthi is to start an open hunger strike at dawn Thursday protesting his continued isolation in Israeli jails, liberated prisoner Ahlam Al-Tamimi said. She said on her Facebook page on Monday that Barghouthi would only drink a glass of water daily […]

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Günter Grass is absolutely correct about Israel ~ by Khalid Amayreh

10-04-2012,08:31 | Al-Qassam Website By Khalid Amayreh German poet and Nobel literature laureate Guenter Grass deserves to be applauded for his moral courage, intellectual honesty, and audacity to challenge some of the established taboos pertaining to Israel and Jews. In a piece of poetry published by a German newspaper last week, Grass, 84, condemned his […]

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Fire broke out in the Ibrahimi Mosque as settlers desecrate it

[ PIC 09/04/2012 – 09:37 PM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– Zionist and Palestinian sources said that a fire broke out on Monday morning in the Ibrahimi Mosque in Al-Khalil (in the West Bank) during its storming by the Zionist usurpers while Muslims are barred from entering the Mosque for two days. Director of Al-Khalil Endowments Zeid […]

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Zionist Settlers Defile Jerusalem and Al-Aqsa Mosque

[ PIC 09/04/2012 – 10:20 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Dozens of extremist settlers took to the streets of Jerusalem’s old city performing Talmudic rituals and dances in celebration of the Passover provoking the feelings of the residents of the occupied city. Guards of al-Aqsa mosque confirmed that dozens of extremist settlers defiled the holy […]

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The IOF assault 3 foreign solidarity activists, arrest one of them in Al-Khalil

[ PIC 09/04/2012 – 09:25 PM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– The occupation forces arrested, on Sunday (8-4), an American solidarity activist of Palestinian origin, in her twenties, and assaulted her and her colleagues; a young Italian and a British woman aged thirty years, which resulted in injuries and scratches. According to Mohammed Alghebrena, an activist in […]

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Thousands of Zionist usurpers desecrate the Ibrahim Mosque in Al-Khalil

[ PIC 09/04/2012 – 08:07 PM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– More than ten thousand Jewish settlers, on Monday, gathered at the Ibrahimi Mosque in Al-Khalil in the occupied west bank, to celebrate the Jewish Passover. According to eyewitnesses, the Zionists arrived in buses from the extended and scattered settlements all around the West Bank and occupied […]

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Rashad Shawakha killed by Israeli agents in disguise

Al Haq |  05 April 2012 22:41 – 26 March – 2 April – Ref.: 82/2012 The residents of Rammoun, a Palestinian village that is located 12 kilometers to the east of Ramallah (Area B), are mainly farmers and raise sheep for a living. Over the past few years, the villagers’ cattle and sheep have […]

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