Archive | May 2, 2012

#PalHunger | Protest at Ofer in support of hunger strikers violently suppressed by Israel – May 2, 2012

May 2, 2012 ACTIONALERT & LIVE BLOG ▶ 3000 PALESTINIANS ON HUNGER STRIKE | #PalHunger Palestinian Prisoners Palestine’s Prisoners – Pictures Palestinian Prisoners Special Topic Palestinian Prisoners –Category The History of Israeli Torture – Topic Child Arrests – Topic All posts about Torture – Category Hana Shalabi Hana’ Yayha Ash-Shalabi – Action Alert All Related […]

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Illegal Settlements Bonanza: Israel Plots an Endgame ~ by Ramzy Baroud

By Ramzy Baroud – Palestine Chronicle – May 2, 2012 Israel’s colonization policies are entering an alarming new phase, comparable in historic magnitude to the original plans to colonize Gaza, the West Bank and East Jerusalem following the war of 1967. On April 24, an Israeli ministerial committee approved three settlement outposts – Bruchin and […]

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Human Rights Watch – Israel: Stop Jailing People Without Charge or Trial | #PalHunger

Prisoner on Hunger Strike Protesting Administrative Detention Near Death May 2, 2012 | Human Rights Watch It shouldn’t take the self-starvation of Palestinian prisoners for Israel to realize it is violating their due process rights. Israel should stop holding prisoners for extended periods without charge. Joe Stork, deputy Middle East director at Human Rights Watch […]

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Originally posted on intifadamedia:
Badia Dwaik: posted on Facebook: youth against settlement statement regarding Issa Amro arrest: ارجو متابعة اللغة العربية بالاسفل: the Israel Occupation arrested the coordinator of youth against settlements Issa Amro The occupation forces arrested the Coordinator of Youth Against Settlement, IssaAmro, Wednesday afternoon in Al-Shuhada Street in Hebron. The arrest happened…

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Bardawil: Hebrew report on Mishaal losing control on QB “Hallucination”

[ PIC 02/05/2012 – 03:00 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Dr. Salah Bardawil, a Hamas leader in Gaza, has described as “Hallucination” the Hebrew press report that Hamas supreme leader Khaled Mishaal had lost control on the Qassam Brigades, the armed wing of Hamas. He said in a statement on Wednesday that the press report published […]

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Originally posted on Desertpeace:
Remembering and Mourning the Samouni Family * * Israel’s military prosecution announced Tuesday that no legal steps will be taken against those responsible for the killing of 21 members of the Samouni family during the 2009 Operation Cast Lead in Gaza. *   Left shirt text: “Sniper’s Division” (Hebrew), “1 Shot,…

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Jordan’s King Abdullah II warns Israel against building East Jerusalem hotels

Al Akhbar | Wednesday, May 2, 2012 Jordan’s King Abdullah II on Thursday warned Israel that building hotel rooms in annexed east Jerusalem would increase regional “tension and instability.” “Israel’s continued policies and plans to build settlements and take unilateral measures in Palestinian territories, particularly Jerusalem, will hinder peace efforts and increase tension and instability […]

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#PalHunger | Adnan, Shalabi proud of hunger-striking detainees

#5MayPPSolidarity ▶ May 5: Mobilize in support of Palestinian political prisoners Maan News Agency | May 2, 2012   JENIN (Ma’an) — Former prisoners Khader Adnan and Hana Shalabi, who were released by Israel after lengthy hunger strikes, on Wednesday expressed pride and support for striking detainees in Israeli jails. Adnan, whose sentence was reduced […]

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#PalHunger | 40 captives from Palestinians 48 participate in the hunger strike

#5MayPPSolidarity ▶ May 5: Mobilize in support of Palestinian political prisoners [ PIC 02/05/2012 – 12:25 PM ] NAZARETH, (PIC)– According to a source, forty Palestinian prisoners from territories occupied in 1948, took part in the open hunger strike launched by hundreds of prisoners in the Zionist occupation jails fifteen days ago. The director of […]

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Israeli judge renews solitary confinement of Barghouthi for six months | #PalHunger #StopAD

#5MayPPSolidarity ▶ May 5: Mobilize in support of Palestinian political prisoners [ PIC 02/05/2012 – 01:57 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– An Israeli military court in occupied Jerusalem on Wednesday extended the solitary confinement of Hamas leader Abdullah Al-Barghouthi for six months. Director of Ahrar center for prisoners’ studies and human rights Fuad Al-Khafsh quoted […]

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Haniyeh calls on Turkey to support prisoners’ issue | #PalHunger

#5MayPPSolidarity ▶ May 5: Mobilize in support of Palestinian political prisoners [PIC 02/05/2012 – 01:54 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– During a meeting with a Turkish and Egyptian delegation on Tuesday, Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh called on his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan to support Palestinian prisoners in their fight for their rights, emphasizing on the […]

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Palestinian hunger strikers “close to death” | #PalHunger

#5MayPPSolidarity ▶ May 5: Mobilize in support of Palestinian political prisoners Al Akhbar English Wednesday, May 2, 2012 Two Palestinian hunger strikers are at serious risk of death and should be immediately transferred to a civilian hospital, an independent physicians group said on Wednesday. Bilal Thiab and Thaer Halahleh have been on hunger strike for […]

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Gaza power station to shut down by Thursday if no fuel supplied

[ PIC 02/05/2012 – 11:03 AM ] KHAN YOUNIS, (PIC)– Ahmed Abul Omarein, the director of information department at the Gaza power authority, said that the sole power generation station in the Gaza Strip would shut down on Thursday if no more fuel was supplied. He said in a press statement on Tuesday that the […]

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Undercover Forces Kidnap Three Children In Jerusalem

Wednesday May 02, 2012 13:37 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies Undercover forces of the Israeli military kidnapped, on Wednesday at dawn, two children, ages 14 and 10, in Silwan town, south of the Al-Aqsa Mosque, in occupied East Jerusalem. On Tuesday, the undercover forces kidnapped a 12-year-old child in Ath-Thoury neighborhood in Silwan. […]

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Israeli warplanes raid northern Gaza

[ PIC 02/05/2012 – 11:34 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Israeli warplanes launched a night raid on northern Gaza Strip at a late hour on Tuesday with no casualties reported. Local sources told the PIC reporter that an Israeli F-16 fired two missiles at Beit Hanun town at a late night hour on Tuesday. They said […]

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