Archive | July 4, 2012

Israeli Occupation blocks travel of Awkaf official

[ 04/07/2012 – 06:26 PM ] JENIN, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation authority (IOA) on Wednesday blocked the travel of Mohammed Zeid, in charge of property at the Awkaf office in Jenin, to Jordan. Zeid, 50, was on his way to Saudi Arabia to offer Umra, minor pilgrimage, when the Israeli soldiers manning the Karame crossing, […]

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Palestinians, beware false friends ~ by Stuart Littlewood

Redress | Stuart Littlewood | July 4, 2012 Stuart Littlewood assesses whether UK Labour leader Ed Miliband is worthy of the praise heaped upon him by the Palestinian Authority’s UK representative, Manuel Hassassian, and urges Palestinians to beware of false “friends”, such as the Miliband brothers and other Labour leaders, who are unconditionally committed to […]

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Israeli undercover soldiers kidnap two Palestinian youths

[ PIC 04/07/2012 – 06:25 PM ] BETHLEHEM, (PIC)– A special Israeli force disguised in plain clothes sneaked into Doheisha refugee camp in Bethlehem and kidnapped two young men on Wednesday, local sources said. They said that the undercover soldiers were riding a white Mercedes and entered the refugee camp at the early dawn hours, […]

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#GazaUnderAttack | On the sixth day of Israeli attacks on Gaza ~ by @rosa_schiano

By Rosa Schiano | 23 June 2012 | il Blog di Olivia, Gaza Today we have arrived at 16 deaths, including a child of 5 and a half years, and over 60 injured individuals. This morning in Khan Younis of the southern Gaza Strip an Israeli tank fired an artillery shell and killed a child […]

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#PHOTOS | From At-Tuwani: Threatening zionist writings on Palestinian well near Havat Ma’on outpost

Operation Dove | Posted by anacron on July 4, 2012 At-Tuwani, South Hebron Hills, 3rd, July 2012 – In the morning of 3rd July two Operation Dove volunteers found these writings on a Palestinian well in Humra Valley, next to Havat Ma’on Israeli outpost. The writings say: “Mavet laaravim – Kahane tsadak”, which mean “Death […]

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#PalHunger | Political detainee Natshe transferred to hospital for fourth time

[ PIC 04/07/2012 – 04:42 PM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– Political detainee Mutasem Al-Natshe was transferred to hospital for the fourth time from his PA jail in Bethlehem on Tuesday night due to deterioration of his health condition. Natshe’s family told the PIC reporter that Natshe, who has been on hunger strike for two weeks, was […]

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Israel’s occupation soldiers detain foreign activists in Al-Khalil for hours

[ PIC 04/07/2012 – 04:40 PM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– Israeli occupation forces (IOF) detained eight foreign solidarity activists in the Old City of Al-Khalil for hours, security sources said on Wednesday. The sources told Quds Press reporter that the soldiers released the foreign activists after detaining them for six hours. They said that the soldiers […]

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Haneyya visits freed detainee Abu Libdeh, pledges special medical care to him

[ 04/07/2012 – 04:46 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Palestinian premier Ismail Haneyya on Tuesday visited newly-released prisoner Mohamed Abu Libdeh in his house in Gaza and pledged to provide him with appropriate medical care. Premier Haneyya congratulated the prisoner on his release and told him he instructed the ministers of health and prisoners’ affairs to […]

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Hamas urges Arab League, OIC to act against Israeli theft of Palestinian land

[ PIC 04/07/2012 – 04:38 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– The Hamas Movement called on the Arab League and the organization of Islamic cooperation to intervene to curb the Israeli regime and its settlers from appropriating more Palestinian property and lands in the occupied territories of the West Bank and Jerusalem. In a press release, Hamas […]

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AGAIN! | Gaza health ministry renews warning of unprecedented pharmaceutical crisis

[PIC 04/07/2012 – 04:59 PM ] There are many heart patients whose lives threatened by the pharmaceutical crisis GAZA, (PIC)– The Palestinian ministry of health in Gaza has warned that the health situation in the besieged Gaza Strip is getting worse as hundreds of medicines and medical consumables are gradually running out from hospitals and […]

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#PALESTINE NEWS | July 4, 2012

آخر الأخبار والتحديثات July 4, 2012 | 23864 Days Since Al-Nakba & Gaza has been under siege for 1847 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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A Post ‘Arab Spring’ Palestine ~ by Ramzy Baroud

Palestinians in Gaza celebrate Egypt’s revolution. (Via Press TV) By Ramzy Baroud | Palestine Chronicle | July 4, 2012 ‘Will the Arab Spring serve the cause of Palestine?’ is a question that has been repeatedly asked, in various ways, over the last year and a half. Many media discussions have been formulated around this very […]

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Palestinian Recognition Set Back by Israeli-American Roadblock

 Wednesday July 04, 2012 12:53 by Craig Harrington – IMEMC & Agencies The Palestinian delegation to the United Nations has reaffirmed its demand to have voting rights in international conferences and meetings, according to multiple sources. Israeli-American alliance bars Palestinian statehood The United Nations is currently working on a binding resolution concerning the global arms […]

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Israeli Occupation Forces Deliberately Start Another Fire in Golan

SANA | July 4, 2012 QUNEITRA, (SANA) – In line with its hostile practices against the occupied Syrian Golan, the Israeli occupation authorities deliberately set fire to the occupied town of Banias in the northern sector on Tuesday. SANA reporter quoted a number of the Golan residents as saying that the fire spread over huge […]

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Settlers attack Palestinian child in Jerusalem

Qassam Website 04-07-2012,11:13 Al Qassam (Agencies)- Occupied Jerusalem- The Wadi Hilweh Information Center in Jerusalem reported that a Palestinian child was attacked, last Thursday, by a group of extremist settlers in Silwan town, in occupied Jerusalem. The center said that the child, Areen Ad-Dameery, was assaulted and beaten by several settlers, students of the religious […]

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