Archive | June 25, 2012

PALESTINE NEWS | June 25, 2012

Israel’s Deliberate  Deprivation of Basic Needs Cost Lives in Palestine! Healthcare | Electricity | Water | Communication آخر الأخبار والتحديثات June 25, 2012 | 23856 Days Since Al-Nakba & Gaza has been under siege for 1839 days For news of previous news days | Daily News Overviews Follow on Twitter for more live updates Continuous […]

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Abu Marzouk: No direct or indirect talks with Israel

[ 25/06/2012 – 08:32 PM ] CAIRO, (PIC)– Deputy political bureau chairman of Hamas Dr. Mousa Abu Marzouk has affirmed that his movement had no direct or indirect contact channels with Israel. Abu Marzouk in an interview with London-based Al-Hayat newspaper published on Monday said that the reports about such channels to probe Israel’s political […]

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Ethnic cleansing in pictures: Zionist Forces Destroy Tents, Shacks in Jordan Valley

June 25, 2012 Photos by WAFA unless mentioned otherwise Israeli forces on Monday demolished Palestinian tents and structures in al-Malih near Tubas, the local council said. The structures belonged to local farmers Ayed Zawahreh, Maryam Faqir, Ibrahim Abu Sabha and Ali al-Faqir, the council said in a statement, adding that women and children were left […]

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How Pro-Israel Lobby Fails This Simple Test ~ by Stuart Littlewood

By Stuart Littlewood | Palestine Chronicle | June 25, 2012 Have you read this in the Wall Street Journal? It is not difficult to figure out why the Executive Director of the American Jewish Committee feels he has to write such nonsense. The real puzzle is why a publication with the standing of the Wall […]

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Israeli newspapers express fears of Islamic rule in Egypt

[ 25/06/2012 – 03:00 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Israeli newspapers expressed concern about the victory of the Muslim Brotherhood candidate Mohamed Morsi in Egypt’s presidential election. Yedioth Ahronoth newspaper stated that Israel is worried about the arrival of Islamists to power in Egypt in spite of Morsi’s pledge to respect the international treaties signed […]

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Israeli soldiers in uniform stroll inside the Aqsa mosque

[ PIC 25/06/2012 – 02:58 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Israeli occupation police allowed around 70 soldiers from the Israeli navy to storm the holy Aqsa mosque in occupied Jerusalem and to stroll in its plazas. Local sources said that the soldiers broke into the holy site in their uniform at around 0900 am Monday, […]

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Israeli prison guards ‘forcing detainees to strip in cell raids’

Maan News Agency | June 25, 2012 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — Israeli prison services are raiding the cells of detainees who participated in a mass hunger strike, the PA Ministry of Detainee Affairs said Monday. Prison guards are raiding detainees’ cells at night and forcing them to strip, leading to clashes between jail authorities and prisoners, […]

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Israeli Forces Destroy Tents, Shacks in Jordan Valley

JORDAN VALLEY, June 25, 2012 (WAFA) Israeli forces Monday destroyed a number of tents and shacks in Wadi al-Maleh area in the northern Jordan Valley, according to a local source. He said soldiers forced residents to stay outside in the hot weather and destroyed the tents in addition to several shacks used as animal barns. […]

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Israel Releases Administrative detainee Lawmaker Anwar Zaboun from Bethlehem

RAMALLAH, June 25, 2012 (WAFA) Israeli authorities Monday released lawmaker Anwar Zaboun from Bethlehem after serving time in administrative detention without charge of trial, according to a prisoners’ support group. It said Zaboun, a member of the Hamas-affiliated Change and Reform Bloc, was arrested on August 26 and immediately held in administrative detention for six […]

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Israel Arrests Several Palestinians including Elderly and Child after beating him | @DCI_Palestine @Ufreenetwork @UNICEF

RAMALLAH, June 25, 2012 (WAFA) – Israeli forces Monday arrested a number of Palestinians from the West Bank and East Jerusalem, including an elderly and a teenager, according to local sources. The Wadi Hilweh Information Center, in the East Jerusalem neighborhood of Silwan, said a staff from Israel’s West Jerusalem municipality backed by police raided […]

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#Torture | Prisoner Barghouthi wounded by jailer’s deliberate unleashed police dog

[ PIC 25/06/2012 – 09:40 AM ] NABLUS, (PIC)– Ahrar center for prisoner studies and human rights said a police dog unleashed by an Israeli jailer bit prisoner Abdullah Al-Barghouthi in his feet, but the severity of the injury is still unknown. Director of the center Fouad Al-Khafsh said the incident happened on Sunday during […]

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16 Palestinian workers injured when their car overturned during IOF chase in the West Bank

[ PIC 25/06/2012 – 09:31 AM ] NAZARETH, (PIC)– 16 Palestinian workers were injured when their car overturned due to an Israeli occupation forces’ chase near Husan village to the west of Bethlehem on Sunday. Abdulhalim Ja’afra, the spokesman for ambulance and emergency in Bethlehem, said that the workers sustained light to moderate injuries in […]

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Ask @IDFSpokesperson why did the Israeli military killed 13-year-old Ma’moun al-Dam

by Hama Waqum on June 24, 2012 at  Mondoweiss Shreds of black and blue cloth stained in red lay scattered across an olive grove on the outskirts of Gaza City. The remains of 13-year-old Ma’moun al-Dam’s t-shirt lay hooked into an olive bush and his sandals flung five meters away from where he was killed. […]

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#PalHunger | Ala Joba is subjected to an attack in Hasharon prison

[ PIC 24/06/2012 – 09:46 PM ] NABLUS,(PIC)– An Israeli female prisoner held on criminal charges at Hasharon prison assaulted an 18-year-old Palestinian girl detained at the prison, beating her up and trying to strangle her. Ahmed Betawi, a researcher at Tadamun Foundation for Human Rights, confirmed that an Israeli female criminal attacked the prisoner […]

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Egypt opens Rafah crossing, Israeli terminal closes

Maan News Agency | June 25, 2012 GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — Egypt opened its Rafah crossing to the Gaza Strip on Monday, after the country’s presidential election results were announced without sparking the feared unrest on the border. Rafah, the sole passenger crossing open to residents of Gaza, is open in both directions for travel, […]

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