Archive | September 20, 2012

Settler attack in Aqraba leaves 3 injured, 1 hospitalized

By Ben Greene and Ellie Marton 19 September 2012 | International Solidarity Movement On Monday 17, September, six Israeli settlers from the illegal settlement of Itamar attacked three members of the Benijaber family, who were walking home to the Palestinian village of Aqraba from their olive groves. Maher Hashem Mostafa Benijaber reported that he, his […]

Continue reading

Israeli terror: Armed Settlers Invade Home In Hebron, Attack Family Members incl. an 8 yr old Child

Thursday September 20, 2012 03:50 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies A group of armed extremist Israeli settlers of the Avraham Avino illegal Israeli settlement, invaded on Wednesday a Palestinian home in the southern West Bank city of Hebron, and attacked two family members including an eight years old child. Extremist Settlers – Arabs48 […]

Continue reading

“Friends of Humanity International” advocate of prisoners’ rights and jurist activist Free Fuad Al-Khuffash

Al Qassam Website | 20-09-2012,09:50 Al Qassam website (Ahrar center) – “Friends of Humanity International” called the President of the Palestinian Authority Mahmoud Abbas to free the Palestinian advocate of prisoners’ rights and jurist activist Fuad Al Khoffash who was arrested for the sixth time by the Palestinian authorities yesterday (9/18) in the city of […]

Continue reading

PA curbs freedom of expression in the West Bank incl. writers, journos and activists

MEMO | Sept 20, 2012 The security services in the occupied West Bank have detained more than 60 Palestinians with political backgrounds, including writers, journalists and activists, Al-Dameer Association for Human Rights (DAHR) said on Thursday. At least 35 of those held are former prisoners who served long sentences in Israeli jails; most are affiliated […]

Continue reading

10 YEAR OLD CHILD MISSING IN JENIN FOUND MURDERED (Updated) | اختفاء آثار طفل من مثلث الشهداء في جنين ومناشدات للبحث عنه

Update Sept 23, 2012 The body of Khalid was found this morning after a 4 day long search. The little boy was suffocated by a man who harassed him, hit on the head and than suffocated. May Allaah SWT grant the boy Jannatul Firdaus and solace to his loved ones. Ameen ya Rab. The updated […]

Continue reading

Hypocrisy Not Democracy in America ~ by @StephenLendman

Sabbah Report | Sept 20, 2012 | Stephen Lendman US elections are farcical. Obama and Romney represent two sides of the same coin. Neither offers choice. Democracy never existed and doesn’t now. Rhetoric substitutes for reality. Republicans and Democrats offer the worst of all possible worlds. Ordinary people are entirely shut out. Growing numbers reject […]

Continue reading

Legal expert counts 469 (illegal) settlements in occupied West Bank and Jerusalem

MEMO | Sept 20, 2012   A Palestinian expert in international law has revealed that the number of Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank is now 469, of which 29 are in Jerusalem. The settlements outside the Holy City house more than 500,000 Jewish settlers. All settlements in occupied territory are regarded as illegal […]

Continue reading

Netanyahu erasing Palestinians with Iran war drama: Analyst

PressTV | Thu Sep 20, 2012 4:1PM Just last week, the prime minister moved to expand 40 West Bank settlements built on land confiscated illegally – Israel admits it was illegal – from Palestinians by military order; hardly the actions of a man or a government that only wants peace, as is so often claimed.” […]

Continue reading

Qassem: PA arrest campaigns protect the occupation

Note from occpal: Previously by Israel released prisoners received a Presidential Pardon of Peres. Also called Amnesty or Clemency by law to restore ones civil rights and being totally pardoned for the (alleged) crimes if even in the case of Palestinians’ ever charged before at all. Re-arresting pardoned prisoners without any charge is a severe […]

Continue reading

#PalHunger | Prisoner society calls for immediate release of two hunger strikers

[ PIC 20/09/2012 – 12:38 PM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– The Palestinian prisoner society said hunger strikers Hasan Assafadi and Samer Barq is in very serious health situation and demanded their immediate release. Lawyer of the society Jawad Boulos on Tuesday evening visited these two hunger strikers in Assaf Harofe hospital and checked on their health […]

Continue reading

#PalHunger | The prisoners Committee: re-arrest of liberated prisoners is a betrayal | @Ufreenetwork

Note from occpal: Previously by Israel released prisoners received a Presidential Pardon of Peres.  Also called Amnesty or Clemency by law to restore ones civil rights and being totally pardoned for the (alleged) crimes if even in the case of Palestinians’ ever charged before at all. Re-arresting pardoned prisoners without any charge is a severe […]

Continue reading

ISR Legal Counselor Calls For “Cracking Down” On Illegal Outposts

Thursday September 20, 2012 10:58 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies Israeli daily, Haaretz, reported Thursday that the Legal Counselor of the Israeli Government sent an official document to Israeli Defense Minister, Ehud Barak, asking him ensure the government closely monitors illegal constructions conducted by Israeli settlers in the West Bank. Image By Arabs48 […]

Continue reading

UK rights group slams wide PA arrest campaign in W. Bank

[ PIC 20/09/2012 – 08:00 AM ] LONDON, (PIC)– The Arab organization for human rights in Britain strongly denounced the Palestinian authority security forces for carrying out massive arrests among its citizens in the West Bank. In a press release on Wednesday, the organization demanded the PA and its security forces to immediately end and […]

Continue reading

#PalHunger | Ailing Detainee Samer al-Barq To Be Moved To Egypt

Thursday September 20, 2012 12:07 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies Palestinian Minster of Detainee, Issa Qaraqe’, reported Thursday that arrangements are being conducted to transfer ailing hunger striking detainee, Samer Al-Barq, to Egypt after a sharp decline in his health condition at the Al-Ramla Israeli Prison Clinic. Samer Al-Barq Al-Barq is from the […]

Continue reading

Popular resistance: The recent PA arrest campaign aims to please Israel

[ PIC 20/09/2012 – 09:30 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– The popular resistance movement said the latest political arrests in the West Bank were an attempt by the Palestinian authority government to please the Israeli government which offered to help it in its financial crisis. In a press release on Wednesday, the movement stated that the […]

Continue reading