Archive | September 3, 2012

#PalHunger | Imminent danger to lives of hunger strikers Samer Al-Barq and Hassan Safadi

By Addameer, Al-Haq and Physicians for Human Rights-Israel (PHR-IL)    International Solidarity Movement, West Bank (updated Sep 4, 2012)   Addameer Prisoner Support and Human Rights Association, Al-Haq and Physicians for Human Rights-Israel (PHR-IL) fear for the lives of the three remaining Palestinian hunger strikers held by Israel. Of utmost concern are the health conditions […]

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#PALESTINE NEWS | Sept 3, 2012

آخر الأخبار والتحديثات Sept 3, 2012 | 23925 Days Since Al-Nakba & Gaza has been under siege for 1909 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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Another worker chased to death after fleeing soldiers near Israeli barrier

Maan News Agency | Updated Sep 3, 2012 QALAILIYA (Ma’an) — A Palestinian worker died after he tried to escape Israeli forces pursuing him for crossing through Israel’s separation barrier in the northern West Bank, witnesses told Ma’an on Sunday. Thaer Abu Shaluf was with a group of laborers trying to pass the fence near […]

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The Israeli occupation seeks to Judaize the Buraq area

[ PIC 03/09/2012 – 09:38 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALM,(PIC)– The Israeli occupation developed new Judaization schemes that target the Buraq area and its surroundings area of the Aqsa mosque, the Aqsa foundation for Endowment and Heritage revealed. The Israeli authorities have increased the so-called “Tavilah” events for young Jews near Buraq wall funded by the […]

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MP Mansour: Economic conditions deteriorate in WB due to Paris convention

[ PIC 03/09/2012 – 09:35 PM ] RAMALLAH,(PIC)– MP Mona Mansour called on PA to put an end to the pace of rising prices and the declining economic situation in the West Bank. The PA has to re-consider Paris convention and to stop dealing with it especially that it is the first reason behind the […]

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Khudari: Gaza needs more projects to ward off future disasters

[ PIC 03/09/2012 – 09:15 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Independent MP Jamal Al-Khudari has said that Gaza was in need of a number of vital projects to ward off future disasters. Khudari said in a press release on Monday that UNRWA had said in a report that Gaza would face disasters by 2020 in the […]

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Settlers throw stones at Palestinian cars in Nablus

[ PIC 03/09/2012 – 09:28 PM ] NABLUS,(PIC)– Israeli settlers continued their attacks against Palestinian citizens in various parts of the West Bank , where they threw, on Sunday, stones at passing cars, near the village of Hawara, south of Nablus, causing damage to a number of them. Local sources had stated that the settlers […]

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#PalHunger | Palestinian hunger strikers Samer Al-Barq, Hassan Safadi and Ayman Sharawna near death: NGOs

Al Akhbar English | Monday, September 3, 2012 Three Palestinian hunger strikers being held in Israeli prison have become too weak to stand on their own and may soon die, according to a coalition of rights groups citing medics. The prisoners, Samer Al-Barq, Hassan Safadi and Ayman Sharawna have been refusing food to protest their […]

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#PalHunger | Palestinians rally in Gaza to demand release of prisoners on hunger strike

Palestinian women shout slogans during a protest calling for the release of prisoners held in Israeli jails in Gaza City. (File Photo) PressTV | Mon Sep 3, 2012 5:40PM GMT Palestinians have staged a protest rally in the besieged Gaza Strip to demand the release of prisoners on hunger strike in Israeli jails. Chanting anti-Israeli […]

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NAM: Towards Breaking Western Stranglehold of Power

Palestine Chronicle | Sept 3, 2012 | Ismail Salami – Tehran Despite the West’s deliberate inattention to and willful disregard for Non-Aligned Movement Summit in Tehran, there is no denying the fact that the summit has occasioned extreme chagrin in Washington and Israel and that dialogue among civilizations in achieving global peace is still a […]

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Bardawil: Abbas’s remarks against Hamas reflect his failure

[ PIC 03/09/2012 – 10:48 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Senior Hamas official Salah Al-Bardawil described de facto president Mahmoud Abbas’s latest remarks against Hamas Movement as a reflection of his repeated failure at the national and international levels. Bardawil told the Palestinian information center (PIC) on Monday that every time Abbas fails, he tries to […]

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New warden’s sadist behavior triggers tension in Ofer jail

[ PIC 03/09/2012 – 08:50 AM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– A state of tension is prevailing in Ofer jail as its new Israeli director Shlomo Jacob is trying to force the Palestinian prisoners to stand up in respect for him and his military rank. The Palestinian prisoner society on Sunday said the prisoners refused this sadist […]

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