Archive | October, 2012

#PalHunger | Palestinian launches Hunger Strike protesting administrative detention, IPS transfers him to solitary confinement

[ PIC 31/10/2012 – 12:47 PM ] TUBAS, (PIC)– The Palestinian prisoner Odai Jihad Mahfouz al-Kilani from Tubas Governorates launched his open hunger strike protesting against the extension of his administrative detention. Al-Kilani said in a letter from Megiddo prison that after spending 19 months in administrative detention, the court refused to release him, and […]

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NORMALIZE THIS! ~ by @Remroum [Official Video]

Oct 31, 2012 by Remi Kanazi Facebook: Website: Purchase Poetic Injustice: Producer: Tami Woronoff Cinematographer: Mike McSweeney Editor: Matthew C. Levy Sound: Steve Burgess *For video inquires please contact the filmmakers via email:* Nor·mal·i·za·tion: a “colonization of the mind” whereby the oppressed subject comes to believe that the oppressor’s reality is […]

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Israeli occupation forces assaults Palestinian prisoners in Raymond prison

[ PIC 31/10/2012 – 08:43 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– The Palestinian Center for Prisoners’ Studies confirmed that the occupation authorities and the prison administration deliberately continued their provocative and humiliating intrusions and hostilities against prisoners in Raymond jail. The center director, Riad al-Ashqar, affirmed that heavily armed special forces accompanied by sniffer dogs stormed Tuesday […]

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Hamas renews rejection of all forms of normalization with Israel

[ PIC 31/10/2012 – 11:35 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– The Hamas Movement renewed its rejection of all forms of official and popular normalization with the Israeli regime and called for more action to isolate it at the international level. Hamas made its remarks commenting on recent Arab debates about the avenues to confront normalization with […]

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Israeli forces arrest a photojournalist Iyad Rifai from Anata in Jerusalem

Quds Media Center – Rasim Abdul Wahid – Oct 31, 2012 Israeli occupation forces arrested today photojournalist Iyad Rifai from his home town of Anata, northeast of Jerusalem. The family said that Israeli soldiers raided the home and savagely wreaked havoc and destruction through the comprehensive inspections before the arrest of Iyad. They pointed that […]

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Israeli soldier who shot dead a Palestinian child acquitted

[ PIC 31/10/2012 – 12:40 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– An Israeli Court acquitted, Tuesday, an Israeli soldier who shot and killed Ahmad Mousa, 10, during a nonviolent protest against the Annexation Wall in Ni’lin village, near the central West Bank city of Ramallah in 2008, despite his confession that he fired two bullets at the […]

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Risheq: occupation crimes are not subject to statute of limitations

[ PIC 31/10/2012 – 01:04 PM ] (PIC)– Ezzat Risheq, member of the Political Bureau in Hamas movement stressed on the 56th anniversary of Kafr Kassem massacre that the crimes of the Israeli occupation could not be subject to any statute of limitations. Risheq said in a press statement on Tuesday: “We are commemorating the […]

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HR activist confirms deterioration of Palestinian refugee camps’ conditions in Syria @UNOCHA @UNICEF @HRW

[ PIC 31/10/2012 – 01:52 PM ] ISTANBUL, (PIC)– Tarek Hammoud, the coordinator of the international working group for Palestinian refugees in Syria, confirmed that the conditions in the Palestinian camps are getting worse day after day. Hammoud expressed in statements to Quds Press Agency his regret that some Palestinian authorities have been working on […]

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#WestBankUnderAttack | Israeli occupation forces carry out night raids on homes in W. Bank, kidnap citizens

[ PIC 31/10/2012 – 01:19 PM ] JENIN, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation forces (IOF) carried out at dawn Wednesday violent raids on homes in Jenin city and its refugee camp, kidnapped a citizen and established temporary checkpoints. Eyewitnesses told a reporter for the Palestinian information center (PIC) that a dozen of Israeli military vehicles stormed […]

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Collective Punishment: Israeli soldiers delay passage of thousands of citizens at Container barrier

[ PIC 31/10/2012 – 01:17 PM ] BETHLEHEM, (PIC)– Israeli occupation forces (IOF) closed the Container roadblock on Wednesday morning practically isolating the northern West Bank from its southern areas. Eyewitnesses told the PIC reporter that the IOF soldiers blocked hundreds of cars and thoroughly searched each one and each and every passenger boarding them. […]

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Occupation devises new brutal ways to punish the Palestinian MPs

[ PIC 31/10/2012 – 12:29 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– The occupied West Bank in general and its city of Ramallah, in particular, witnessed recently, a remarkable escalation in Israeli brutal practices against Palestinian MPs and liberated prisoners. The Israeli forces have increased its violations through seizing MPs’ vehicles, a new phenomenon that is described by […]

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#WestBankUnderAttack | Ethnic Cleansing | IOA serves 10 demolition notices in Silwan

[ PIC 31/10/2012 – 01:18 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation authorities (IOA) served ten demolition notices on Wednesday to Palestinian families in Silwan town in occupied Jerusalem. Eyewitnesses told the PIC reporter that Israeli occupation forces escorted municipality staffers who distributed the notices in Bustan suburb and in a number of other […]

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EthnicCleansing of Palestine: Israel plans building two new settlement outposts in West Bank

[ PIC 31/10/2012 – 02:10 PM ] NAZARETH, (PIC)– An Israeli leftist organization has revealed that the Israeli occupation authority was planning to build two new settlement outposts in the West Bank within the few coming months. “Peace Now” movement said in a statement on Wednesday that Jewish settlers had already started to install caravans […]

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#GazaUnderAttack | Oct 31, 2012 | Israel shell southern Gaza

[ PIC 31/10/2012 – 02:05 PM ] KHAN YOUNIS, (PIC)– Israeli occupation forces (IOF) shelled areas to the north east of Khan Younis, south of the Gaza Strip, on Wednesday morning, local sources said. They said that Israeli artillery fired two shells at a deserted land lot to the east of Qarara town, north of […]

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Egyptian presidency: supporting Gaza is a national duty

[ PIC 31/10/2012 – 08:22 AM ] CAIRO, (PIC)– Spokesman for the Egyptian presidency Yaser Ali said his country is committed the support of Gaza, describing it as a national duty. Ali said in a press statement on Tuesday that Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi gave instructions to all state institutions to help Gazans by all […]

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