Archive | September 4, 2012

Leader Sabha: Prisoners will start new escalatory steps

[ PIC 04/09/2012 – 02:12 PM ] NABLUS, (PIC)– Tadamun Foundation for Human Rights revealed that Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails intend to launch escalatory steps with the beginning of the month of October, in rejection to Israeli repressive policies against them. Muhammad Abid, lawyer for Tadamun Foundation who recently visited Shatta prison, quoted captive […]

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Zionist occupation threatens to cut off West Bank Palestine electricity

[ PIC 04/09/2012 – 02:47 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– The Israeli energy minister Uzi Landau threatened to cut off power to Palestinian villages in the occupied West Bank due to PA’s failure to pay funds due to the Israel Electric Corporation (IEC). Landau sent a “strongly worded” letter to the Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin […]

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IOF troops assault a Palestinian who filmed a previous IOF assault

[ PIC 04/09/2012 – 03:00 PM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– Israeli occupation soldiers have assaulted, on Monday evening, Tamer al-Atrash, an activist against settlements, in the city of Al-Khalil in the southern West Bank. The activist confirmed that six Israeli occupation soldiers had stopped him in ​​Jebel al-Rahma area in the city of Al-Khalil and beat […]

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Rights group: Soldiers detain 3 teens by Gaza security fence

Maan News Agency | Sept 4, 2012 GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — Israeli forces arrested three teenagers on Tuesday near the separation fence in the central Gaza Strip, a human rights group said. Saed Abed al-Qader Wardeh, 16, Amed Raed Hussein Khalil Abu Khater, 15, and Muhammad Hassan Ali al-Tawil, 16, were arrested by Israeli forces […]

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#PalHunger | Palestinian MPs organize Sit-in in solidarity with prisoner Sharawna

[ PIC 04/09/2012 – 11:35 AM ] AL-KHALIL,(PIC)– The Palestinian Legislative Council (PLC) chairman, Dr. Aziz Dweik and Islamist MPs have participated in the weekly sit-in in solidarity with the hunger striker Ayman Sharawna outside the Red Cross headquarters in the city of Al-Khalil on Monday. The MPs Mohammed Motlak, Dr. Hatem Qafisha, Mohammad Tal, […]

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Occupation confiscates Al Hasba market for the Jewish Settlements Council

[ PIC 04/09/2012 – 12:16 PM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– Hebron Rehabilitation Committee (HRC) condemned the Israeli Ministerial Committee’s decision granting stores in the ancient vegetable market in Hasba neighborhood, located in the center of al-Khalil, to the Jewish Settlements Council. HRC warned of the seriousness of consequences of such ministerial decision on the demographic, geographic, […]

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Madhoun calls for producing films exposing Israel’s crimes in Palestine

[ PIC 04/09/2012 – 10:45 AM ] TEHRAN, (PIC)– Palestinian minister of youth, sport and culture Mohamed Al-Madhoun called for necessarily promoting the resistance cinema that exposes Israel’s crimes at all levels. Madhoun made his remarks during the international film festival “New Horizon” that was held on Monday in the Iranian capital Tehran. 48 film […]

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Israeli occupation profiteer Better Place runs taxis at Amsterdam airport, with EU backing ~ by @aliabunimah

Electronic Intifada | Ali Abunimah on Mon, 09/03/2012 – 16:48 Better Place Israel CEO Moshe Kaplinsky, who commanded Israeli forces as war crimes were committed in Lebanon and the occupied territories, is flanked by Idan Ofer (left) and Shai Agassi (right) (company photo) (Better Place) An Israeli company that builds infrastructure for the Israeli occupation […]

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Israeli regime decides to release MP Abu Teir next Wednesday

[ PIC 04/09/2012 – 10:11 AM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Ahrar center for prisoner studies and human rights said Palestinian lawmaker Mohamed Abu Teir is slated to be released on Wednesday following 12 months in administrative detention. Director of the center Fouad Al-Khafsh stated that Abu Teir is one of the leading national figures in Jerusalem […]

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Jewish settlers torch and vandalize Palestinian Christian holy site

[ PIC 04/09/2012 – 10:48 AM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– A gang of Jewish settlers at dawn Tuesday set fire to the entrance door of Latrun Monastery near Ramla city and spray-painted blasphemous slurs against the Christian religion on its walls. The monastery’s wooden door caught fire. The abbot, Father Louie, told an Israeli newspaper. […]

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Rachel Corrie: Blaming the victim

ISM PALESTINE | Sept 4, 2012 Attorney Hussein Abu Hussein, who represented Rachel Corrie’s family in its suit against Israel, says they knew from the beginning that it would be an uphill battle to find truth and justice in an Israeli court. By Hussein Abu Hussein 02 September, 2012 | Haaretz On Tuesday, Judge Oded […]

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Palestinian Man Self-Immolates to Protest Poverty and Unemployment in Gaza

 Tuesday September 04, 2012 09:44 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC News A 20-year old Gazan man killed himself in a public act of protest Sunday, dousing himself with gasoline and setting himself on fire. Palestinians at the Gaza border (image by Klearchos) The family of Ihab Abu Nada said that he was frustrated at being […]

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Israeli occupation serves new demolition notices in the Jordan Valley

[ PIC 03/09/2012 – 09:31 PM ] JORDAN VALLEY,(PIC)– The Israeli occupation forces and the so-called the Israeli civil administration stormed the area of Abu Ajaj in Jiftlik area on Monday morning, and handed three demolition notices to Palestinian families. Eyewitnesses told the PIC reporter that Israeli patrols distributed the demolition notices to three Palestinian […]

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New Israeli schemes to Judaize Jerusalem

Al Qassam Website 04-09-2012,09:00 OCCUPIED JERUSALEM – 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 Office of […]

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