Archive | August 21, 2012

#PALESTINE NEWS | Aug 21, 2012

آخر الأخبار والتحديثات Aug 21, 2012 | 23912 Days Since Al-Nakba & Gaza has been under siege for 1896 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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Update for #Floriade2012: Israeli courts uphold order to demolish Dutch-funded well in West Bank

Not exactly the claimed ‘water development’ as Israel claims at the world expo Floriade 2012: Israel’s Facade at the Floriade! MEMO | Aug 21, 2012 The Israeli courts have upheld a decision by the military authorities to demolish an agricultural well near the town of Khadr in the southern West Bank; the well’s owner has […]

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Israeli Settlers Attack Home, Attempt to Torch It

Tuesday August 21, 2012 11:37 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies A number of armed extremist Israeli settlers attacked, on Tuesday at dawn, a Palestinian home in Far’ata village, west of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and tried to torch it. File – Israeli Settlers Constructing Illegal Outpost Palestinian official in charge […]

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Chain of violence: Study shows impact on Palestinian and Israeli children

Medical Express | Aug 21, 2012 August 21, 2012 in Psychology & Psychiatry Children exposed to ethnic and political violence in the Middle East are more aggressive than other children, a new study shows. And the younger children are, the more strongly they are affected, in a “chain of violence” that goes from political and […]

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Jewish settlers establish poultry farm on Palestinian land

[ 20/08/2012 – 02:56 PM ] BETHLEHEM, (PIC)– Jewish settlers seized a piece of land in Khader village south of Bethlehem and established a poultry farm on it, local sources said. Ahmed Salah, the coordinator of the popular anti-settlement committee in the village, told Quds Press on Sunday that the piece of land is owned […]

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American student shot dead by Israel “deserved” to die says Guardian’s Joshua Treviño ~ by @aliabunimah

Electronic Intifada | Ali Abunimah on Mon, 08/20/2012 – 22:45 “There are some Americans we’re better off without. Furkan Dogan is one of them.” – The Guardian’s Joshua Treviño on 3 June 2010. Today, despite the uproar over his incitement to murder Americans, Joshua Treviño was allowed to debut his new regular column at The […]

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Israeli Police Apprehends 7 Settlers Involved In Lunch Mob Attack

 Tuesday August 21, 2012 04:46 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies The Israeli Police reported Monday that it apprehended seven Israeli youths suspected of involvement in the lynch mob attack, carried out Friday, against a Palestinian youth in West Jerusalem, leading to serious injuries. File – Image By PNN Israeli Police Spokeswoman, Luba Samri, […]

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Palestinian Wounded By Settlers Molotov Bomb Is in Serious Condition

Tuesday August 21, 2012 04:17 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies The Palestine News Network (PNN) reported that resident Ayman Hasan Ghayatha, 36, who was wounded along with his family by a firebomb hurled by extremist Israeli settlers at a Palestinian taxi near Bethlehem on Thursday, is now in a serious condition at the […]

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Soldiers destroy Palestinian Car in Hebron

Tuesday August 21, 2012 03:37 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies Palestinian sources reported that Israeli soldiers smashed, Sunday, the windshield of a Palestinian car that was parked in the center of Hebron city, in the southern part of the West Bank, and used a metal barrier to smash its doors. The car was […]

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