Archive | August 11, 2012

Incarcerated inside Israel: Palestinians Tortured, Isolated

(Photo: Activestills.org) Palestine Chronicle | Aug 11, 2012 | Graham Peebles Detention without trial, the presumption of guilt, denial of family visits, solitary confinement, torture, violent interrogation, and denial of access to appropriate health care, such is the Israeli judicial system and prison confinement experienced by Palestinian men, women and indeed children. Currently there are, […]

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Village council: Israel confiscating livestock in Tubas

Maan News Agency | Aug 11, 2012 TUBAS (Ma’an) — Israeli forces have been confiscating livestock from shepherds in the Jordan valley and imposing high fines on owners, a local village council said Saturday. The village council of al-Maleh and al-Madareb told Ma’an that Israeli forces recently confiscated livestock from shepherds and farmers and imposed […]

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Shepherd Shot by Israeli Army Denied Right to Sue

Friday August 10, 2012 13:29 by Kelly Joiner – International Middle East Media Center Editorial Group & Agencies An Israeli commander has ruled that a Palestinian shepherd who was shot by the Israeli military three years ago will not be allowed to sue for damages. Source: guardian.co.uk The Israeli daily Ha’aretz reported that the military […]

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Israeli court rejects appeal for the release of female Jordanian captive Nusseibeh Issa Jaradat

[ PIC 10/08/2012 – 01:24 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– The Israeli Ofer military court rejected the appeal for the release of Jordanian captive in the occupation’s prison filed by her lawyer, a Palestinian human rights organization said. Tadamon Foundation for Human Rights said in a statement on Thursday that “the court rejected the appeal of […]

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Grace Halsell: De-bunker of Christian Zionist Doctrine ~ by Stuart Littlewood

  By Stuart Littlewood | Palestine Chronicle | Aug 11, 2012 Not long ago I quoted American journalist Grace Halsell in an article about the damaging influence of the Scofield Bible, not realising how sorely she was made to suffer for setting out the truth. That article, ‘The Zionist cuckoos in Christianity’s nest’, showed how […]

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#GazaUnderAttack | Farmer shot by soldiers in Gaza

Maan News Agency | Aug 11, 2012 GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — A young man was injured by Israeli gunfire in the Gaza Strip on Saturday, a medical official said.Spokesman for the ministry of health in Gaza Ashraf al-Qidrah told Ma’an that a man was shot in his right hand by Israeli soldiers stationed in a […]

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Hamas criticizes UNRWA for laxity in providing aid for refugees from Syria

[ PIC 10/08/2012 – 02:54 PM ] BEIRUT, (PIC)– Hamas office for refugee affairs in Lebanon criticized the UN Relief and Works Agency for Palestinian Refugees “UNRWA” for neglecting the Palestinian refugees displaced from Syria to Lebanon due to the painful events they were exposed to in their camps there. The office said in a […]

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One protester critically wounded, dozens treated for tear gas in five anti-Wall protests Friday

Saturday August 11, 2012 06:16 by Ghassan Bannoura and Staff – IMEMC News Despite the hot weather and fasting for the holy month of Ramadan, hundreds of people came out for the weekly non-violent demonstrations against the Wall in five different villages on Friday. Anti-wall protests were organized in the village of Kufer Kadum, in […]

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Israeli terrorism is “culmination of racist policies”

MEMO | AUg 10, 2012 As the number of openly racist statements by Israeli politicians and officials grows daily, the Palestinian Authority’s Ministry of Information has said that Israeli terrorism “is the culmination of its racist policies”. The ministry made its comments following the latest outburst by Israel’s foreign minister Avigdor Lieberman in which he […]

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