Archive | April 15, 2012

A reception to honor Sheikh Salah in London before his return to Palestine

[ PIC 15/04/2012 – 09:55 PM ] LONDON,(PIC)– The Palestinian Forum in Britain confirmed that Sheikh Raed Salah will return on Monday 16 April to Palestine after he had won finally his appeal against the Home Secretary’s decision to deport him from the United Kingdom. “Sheikh Salah will return to his family and his home […]

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PALESTINE NEWS | April 15, 2012

Christianity & Easter in Palestine – Beautiful Photography آخر الأخبار والتحديثات Apr 15, 2012 | 23346 Days Since Al-Nakba & Gaza has been under siege for 1768 days For news of previous news days | Daily News Overviews Follow on Twitter Gaza Under Attack – Timeline | Pictures Aug | Oct | Dec 2011| Jan […]

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Prisoners establish committee to supervise the hunger strike

[ PIC 15/04/2012 – 09:57 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Palestinian prisoners in the Israeli prison of Nafha established a joint committee of all factions to manage the hunger strike in a way reflecting national unity. Representatives of Hamas, Fatah, Islamic Jihad, and the popular and democratic fronts for the liberation of Palestine in the […]

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I KID YOU NOT: French woman banned for failing to be a Jew (includes report) | #Airflotilla2

April 15, 2012 | Mission Bienvenue en Palestine / Welcome to Palestine   Israel and Air France racism come to light, this Sunday, in the joint operations of the Israeli intelligence service and the airline company in order to prevent people going to Palestine. It has been proved that you must declare yourself a Jew […]

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Must See: Palestinians and internationals attacked during biking trip in Jordan Valley – Video

by Joseph and Emiliano | 15 April 2012 | International Solidarity Movement, West Bank Palestinian and international cyclists were brutally attacked by the Israeli occupation forces on Saturday as they attempted to bike up Route 90, the main North-South highway running through the Jordan Valley. The cyclists were demonstrating against Israeli apartheid policies in the […]

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Witnessing the outrageous collaboration ~ by @ArabDissident | #AirFlotilla2

The 365 Run | April 15, 2012 The RDV at Paris’ main airport, Roissy Charles de Gaulles, was fixed at 5AM today for the departure of the French pro-Palestine activists joining the international “Welcome to Palestine” campaign. Most of the participants received the day before a notification cancelling their tickets after Israeli authorities ordered the […]

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Four hunger striking prisoners now in hospital

Sunday April 15, 2012 04:29 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies The Palestinian prisoner support group Addameer announced Saturday that it knows of eight Palestinian detainees currently on open-ended hunger strikes, four of whom have been hospitalized and are being force-fed fluids intravenously. The Israeli prison authority confirmed that 4 hunger strikers are in […]

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World Muslim scholars, resistance factions call for day of hunger strike

[ PIC 14/04/2012 – 04:09 PM ] DOHA, (PIC)– The union of world Muslim scholars and Palestinian resistance factions in Gaza have called for a single day hunger strike on Monday in solidarity with Palestinian prisoners. Dr. Ali Mohiuddin Qurra Daghi, the deputy chairman of the union, which includes 60000 scholars, said in a statement […]

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Jordanian prisoners join hunger strike protesting illegal administrative detention

[ PIC 15/04/2012 – 08:15 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Oldest serving Jordanian prisoners in Israeli jails have announced they would join the Palestinian prisoners hunger strike scheduled to start on Tuesday. The Palestinian center for studies said in a statement on Saturday evening that three Jordanian prisoners have declared intention to go on hunger strike. […]

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Jewish settlers steal Palestinian sheep heads

[ PIC 15/04/2012 – 10:33 AM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– A group of Jewish settlers from Hagai settlement stole a sheep herd of a Palestinian shepherd from Rehiya village, south of Al-Khalil, on Sunday. Local sources told the PIC reporter that the settlers robbed Yousef Al-Haroush of his flock of 13 sheep heads. Jewish settlers routinely […]

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IOF soldiers arrest 7 Palestinians

[ PIC 15/04/2012 – 10:33 AM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Israeli occupation forces (IOF) arrested seven Palestinian citizens in various West Bank areas at dawn Sunday, Israeli press said. It said that three Palestinians were rounded up in Al-Khalil and two in each of Ramallah and Bethlehem. The Israeli press reports said that the detainees would […]

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Ansar Asra calls for PLC session on prisoners

[ PIC 15/04/2012 – 10:31 AM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– A Palestinian human rights group has urged the Palestinian legislative council to convene an emergency session in support of Palestinian prisoners before they kick off their hunger strike on Tuesday. Ansar Al-Asra called for the session in a statement on Sunday, saying that all parliamentary blocs […]

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Welcome to Palestine: Israel ‘pretends to be a democracy’ | #Airflotilla2

LIVE BLOG | Welcome to Palestine | LIVE UPDATES | Page 2 | Page 3 | Page 4 Maan News Agency | April 15, 2012 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — Organizers of the Welcome to Palestine campaign said Sunday that the first day of the initiative has been a success, despite the fact that only two activists […]

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Who are the ‘Welcome to Palestine’ activists? ~ by @MyaGuarnieri | #Airflotilla2

April 15, 2012 | Mya Guarnieri | 972 Blog In the air between Geneva and Tel Aviv, I spent some time talking to the international activists who joined the “Welcome to Palestine” campaign. Activists who told this writer in the Geneva airport that they are traveling to Palestine, cheered quietly and smiled as the plane […]

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European authorities prevent pro-Palestinian activists from flying | #Airflotilla2

PressTV | April 15, 2012  European authorities have prevented hundreds of pro-Palestinian activists from boarding Tel Aviv-bound flights to participate in a fly-in protest against Israel, Press TV reports. Hundreds of activists at Charles de Gaulle Airport in Paris, the departure site for nearly half of the group’s 1,200 participants, were barred from flying to […]

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