Archive | August 5, 2012

Israeli forces move military checkpoint near Bethlehem, annex Palestinian land

Maan News Agency | Aug 5, 2012 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — Israeli forces moved part a military checkpoint on Sunday near the Bethlehem village of al-Khader, witnesses said. Eyewitnesses told Ma’an that a checkpoint at the entrance to Newe Daniyyel settlement, built on private Palestinian land, was moved around 400 meters, effectively annexing around 300 dunams […]

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#PALESTINE NEWS | Aug 5, 2012

آخر الأخبار والتحديثات Aug 5, 2012 | 23896 Days Since Al-Nakba & Gaza has been under siege for 1880 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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Israeli forces arrest 2 men during Jerusalem clashes

Maan News Agency | Aug 5, 2012   JERUSALEM (Ma’an) — Israeli forces arrested two men in Jerusalem on Saturday during skirmishes between Israeli soldiers and young Palestinian men, an Israeli police spokeswoman said. Eyewitnesses told Ma’an that Israeli soldiers “provoked worshipers coming back from Al-Aqsa mosque after finishing the Trawih prayer.” A minor from […]

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#Flotilla | International flotilla sets sail to break Gaza blockade

Hend Kortam | August 4, 2012 | DailyNewsEgypt Swedish based organisation begins voyage hoping to raise awareness for plight of Gazans A screengrab from a youtube clip shows the Estelle, a ship voyaging to break the Gaza blockade from Sweden Estelle, a ship voyaging to break the Gaza blockade has begun its journey from Sweden. […]

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#VIDEO | 41% of the Palestinian children suffer PTSD

PressTV | Aug 4, 2012 Psychology reports show that 41 percent of Palestinian children suffer from PTSD as a consequence of the brutal Israeli occupation of Palestinian lands. Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) also known as ‘shell shock’ or ‘battle fatigue syndrome’ is a serious mental condition, which is a lasting consequence of traumatic ordeals that […]

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