Archive | July 3, 2012

Israeli new plan to Judaize Jerusalem

[ 03/07/2012 – 08:49 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM,(PIC)– The Islamic-Christian commission for the support of Jerusalem and holy sites condemned, on Tuesday, the Israeli Judaization plan to establish a military college on 14 dunums in the Mount of Zeitoun (Olives) near Matle’ hospital in the eastern part of Jerusalem, pointing out to the continued Israeli […]

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#PALESTINE NEWS | July 3, 2012

آخر الأخبار والتحديثات July 3, 2012 | 23863 Days Since Al-Nakba & Gaza has been under siege for 1846 days For news of previous news days | Daily News Overviews Follow on Twitter for more live updates NEW REPORT Published by Adalah, Physicians for Human Rights-Israel and Al Mezan Centre for Human Rights | June […]

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Tadamun: IOF troops nabbed 265 Palestinians in June

[ PIC 03/07/2012 – 08:56 PM ] NABLUS, (PIC)– Israeli occupation forces (IOF) rounded up 265 Palestinians in various West Bank areas and in Gaza Strip in the past month of June, the Tadamun foundation for human rights said on Tuesday. Ahmed Tobasi, a researcher with the foundation, said that most of the arrests were […]

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‘Radioactive element’ on Arafat belongings

July 3, 2012 | Maan News Agency BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — Items belonging to late president Yasser Arafat were found to have been contaminated by a rare and radioactive element, Al Jazeera reported Tuesday. Arafat, who fell ill while besieged in his compound in Ramallah, eventually passed away in October 2004 in a Paris hospital. Mystery […]

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PA says needs ‘space’ to complete inquiry into violence

July 3, 2012 | Maan News Agency   RAMALLAH (Ma’an) — The Palestinian Authority minister of interior said Tuesday that the results of an investigative committee formed by the president to examine violence against protesters over the weekend should be given space to work. Said Abu Ali told journalists who organized a sit-in in front […]

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#RAMALLAH PROTESTS | LIVE BLOG – July 3, 2012

July 3, 2012 June 30, 2012 | Ramallah protested against Abbas’ intention to talk to criminal Mofaz: Stop talking Abbas! | Read it all here The PA police turned very violent and suppressed the demo barely before it started so the day after, Palestinians again took to the streets to protest against police violence. Which […]

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Palestinians protest Abbas meeting with Israeli official

Palestinian demonstrators chant slogans in the West Bank city of Ramallah, on June 30, 2012. PressTV Tue Jul 3, 2012 4:34PM GMT Palestinian protesters have gathered in central Ramallah to mount pressure on Acting Palestinian Authority Chief Mahmoud Abbas over his plans to resume talks with Israel. Protesters on Tuesday called for the cancellation of […]

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Trade union: 15,000 workmen exposed to daily Israeli abuse at Tayeba crossing

[ 03/07/2012 – 04:31 PM ] TULKAREM, (PIC)– The struggle of workmen bloc in Tulkarem city said 15,000 Palestinians from the northern provinces of the West Bank, including workmen, drivers and traders, are exposed daily to different kind of Israeli maltreatment at Tayeba checkpoint in the city. The daily Israeli violations against the workmen and […]

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Hundreds protest negotiations in Ramallah

Maan News Agency | July 3, 2012 RAMALLAH (Ma’an) — Hundreds of protesters demonstrated in Ramallah on Tuesday calling on the Palestinian Authority not to negotiate with Israel. Protesters gathered in Manara square, chanting “The people want to bring down Oslo,” referring to the 1993 agreement that established the PA as a 5-year interim administration […]

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Ahrar center appeals for releasing doctor Amjad Qabha from Israeli jail

PIC July 3, 2012 NABLUS, (PIC)– Ahrar center for prisoner studies and human rights appealed to medical associations and unions of physicians around the world to necessarily intervene to get Palestinian doctor Amjad Qabha released from Israeli jails, affirming that he is in detention for providing medical help to wounded persons. Director of the center […]

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Murra calls for Palestinian-Lebanese talks to avoid intifada in Lebanon camps

[ PIC 03/07/2012 – 08:50 AM ] BEIRUT, (PIC)– Ra’fat Murra, in-charge of Lebanese relations in Hamas movement, has said that the events in Nahr Al-Bared and other Palestinian refugee camps in Lebanon were expected. He said in a statement to the PIC that the events, which included angry demonstrations and blocking roads using burnt […]

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Israel approved plan to establish military college in East Jerusalem

[ 03/07/2012 – 08:45 AM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– The Israeli district committee for planning and building approved a plan to build a military college in the Mount of Zeitoun (Olives) near Matla hospital in the eastern part of Jerusalem. Field researcher in settlement affairs Ahmed Sablaban said the military college would be built on […]

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IOA bulldozers raze Palestinian house in Aisawiye

[ 03/07/2012 – 08:43 AM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Bulldozers of the Israeli-controlled municipality of Jerusalem razed to the ground a Palestinian house at the entrance to Aisawiye village in occupied Jerusalem on Monday. Eyewitnesses told the PIC that the municipality team, escorted by a large number of policemen, destroyed the house that also included […]

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#PalHunger | Waed organizes a sit-in of prisoners’ children to demand visiting their fathers

[ PIC 03/07/2012 – 09:18 AM ] GAZA,(PIC)–Waed association for captives and ex-captives organized a sit-in in Gaza, attended by prisoners’ children to demand visiting their parents in the Israeli jails after postponing family visits to prisoners from Gaza until further notice. Atta Za’anin, the prisoner Hani Za’anin’s son, said that he has the right […]

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Jewish settlers throw rocks at Palestinian family

[ 03/07/2012 – 09:26 AM ] BETHLEHEM, (PIC)– Jewish settlers attacked a Palestinian family while tending to their land in Husan village, west of Bethlehem, on Monday evening. The farmer, Faeq Al-Hamamre, said that the settlers came from the Beitar Elit settlement and threw stones at him and his family in their land, which is […]

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