Archive | November 9, 2012

#VIDEO | Nov 9, 2012 | Israeli police arrests activist, Gush Etzion, North of Hebron | #AtzionBlocked

Nov 9, 2012 by 0543344770 Palestinian activists accompanied by International and Israeli activists blocked the Gush Etzion intersection on route 60 north of Hebron to protest settlement expansion and military violence. Protesters were confronted by large police and army forces in an attempt to suppress the action During the confrontation, policemen and soldiers surrounded the […]

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#PALESTINE NEWS | Nov 9, 2012

آخر الأخبار والتحديثات Nov 9, 2012 | 23992 Days Since Al-Nakba & Gaza has been under siege for 1976 days For news of previous news days | Daily News Overviews Follow on Twitter for more live updates Continuous updates.. How to deal with Zionism: Oppose – Expose – Dispose ~ by @docjazzmusic German Nobel […]

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Wife of PLC speaker Dr. Aziz Dweik dies

انّا للہ و انّا الیه راجعون الله يرحمها [ PIC 08/11/2012 – 10:03 AM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– The wife of Dr. Aziz Dweik, the speaker of the Palestinian legislative council, died on Wednesday night in Al-Khalil from a chronic disease. The change and reform bloc said in a statement to the PIC that Um Hisham […]

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Wheelchair-bound Palestinian freelance photographer Moamen 
Qreiqea adjusts his camera strap while covering protesters calling 
for the release of Palestinian prisoners. (Reuters/Suhaib Salem)

Jenin hosts festival for disabled

Maan News Agency | Updated Nov 9, 2012   JENIN (Ma’an) — Palestinians in Jenin organized a festival for people with disabilities in Jenin on Thursday. The head of a federation for the disabled, Rafiq Abu Sifin, told Ma’an that the event coincided with World Disability Day and was to bring awareness to the lack […]

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Tunisia: arrangements for the Palestinian prisoners’ conference are complete

[ PIC 09/11/2012 – 06:59 PM ] TUNISIA, (PIC)– The General Director of the Tunisian Institute of Strategic Studies, Tareq Kahlaoui, confirmed that all arrangements relating to the International Conference on Palestinian prisoners have been completed, pointing out that the conference will be opened by the Tunisian President Moncef Marzouki on Saturday. Kahlaoui confirmed to […]

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Weekly Demo in Bilin - Nov 9, 2012 Photo by Hamde Abu Rahmah

PHOTOS | Nov 9, 2012 | Palestine Resists Occupation! Weekly Demos in the West Bank

Nov 9, 2012 More updates following… More Photography at ICAI PHOTOS | Protest against occupation and settlements, Gush Etzion settlement, Nov. 9, 2012 | ICAI2 PHOTOS | Al-Ma’sara weekly demonstration, Nov. 9, 2012 | ICAI2 PHOTOS | Kufr Qaddom weekly demonstration, Nov. 9, 2012 | ICAI2 Still live in fairytaleland about Israel? Time to wake […]

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51 states ‘undecided’ over Palestinian UN bid

Maan News Agency | Nov 9, 2012 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — Fifty-one countries are undecided over whether to support in its bid to become a non-member state of the UN, an Arab League official said Friday. Mohammad Sbeih, secretary-general of Palestinian affairs at the Arab League, said 115 states were expected to vote for the upgrade […]

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#WestBankUnderAttack | Israel’s army cuts down dozens of olive trees south of Bethlehem

[ PIC 09/11/2012 – 11:19 AM ] BETHLEHEM, (PIC)– Israeli Occupation Forces ( IOF) cut down on Thursday dozens of olive trees from land belonging to Palestinians in the village of al-Nahalin, west of Bethlehem. Head of the village council Osama Chkarna told Quds Press that the occupation forces were located heavily in Ein Fares […]

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Israel is suspected of assassinating the late Palestinian leader, possibly by poisoning him.

PA refuses to allow France and Switzerland to exhume Arafat

Memo | Nov 9, 2012 Informed sources in Palestine have revealed that disagreements have arisen between the Swiss and French, on one side, and Palestinian security and medical teams on the other, regarding the proposed exhumation of the late Palestinian president, Yasser Arafat. It is understood that the Palestinian Authority wants a guarantee that it […]

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#WestBankUnderAttack | Raid | Clashes erupt during Israeli raid into the town of al-Yamoun

[ PIC 09/11/2012 – 10:59 AM ] JININ, (PIC)– Clashes erupted between Palestinian residents and Israeli occupation soldiers who raided the town of al-Yamoun west of Jenin. The IOF soldiers fired rubber bullets and stun grenades. Local sources said that six military vehicles raided the town, and took position in the vicinity of schools at […]

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#GazaUnderAttack | Hundreds attend funeral of Gazan teen killed by Israel

Palestinians carry the body of 13-year-old Humeid Yunis Abu Daqqah, who was killed after being hit by bullets fired from an Israeli helicopter, November 9, 2012. PressTV | Fri Nov 9, 2012 3:49PM GMT Hundreds of Palestinians have attended the funeral ceremony of a 13-year-old boy who was killed by Israeli gunfire in the southern […]

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#WestBankUnderAttack | Israel army training to force Palestinians from homes

Palestinian women resist evacuation by Israeli soldiers before the demolition of two Palestinian houses near the West Bank city of Nablus on 7 November 2012. Hundreds of Palestinians are to be evacuated in the Jordan Valley for an Israeli military training on Sunday. (Photo: AFP – Jaafar Ashtiyeh) Al Akhbar English Friday, November 9, 2012 […]

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Detention of human rights researcher Ayman Nasser of @Addameer_ps extended

MEMO | Nov 8, 2012 An Israeli military court has extended the detention of human rights researcher Ayman Nasser for a further seven days. Nasser, 42, is a researcher for Al-Dameer Association for Human Rights. He was detained at his house in Safa village near Ramallah in the middle of October. Nasser’s advocate said that […]

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Nakba-denial: whitewashing Zionist crimes ~ by Dr. Tariq Shadid (@docjazzmusic) | Friday, 09 November 2012 11:45 | by Tariq Shadid Remember the old days, before the Oslo accords, when we all knew what it meant to be pro-Palestinian? In those days, there was barely any disagreement on what should be the aim of the struggle: one democratic state for all, that makes no distinction […]

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#WestBankUnderAttack | Annexation | Sablaban: 2012 saw a rise in Israel’s settlement activities

November 8, 2012 11:17 pm | Quds Media Center Specialist in settlement affairs Ahmed Sablaban said that the current year has seen a rise in Israel’s settlement activities in the occupied Palestinian territories, especially in Jerusalem. In a press release, Sablaban explained that compared to the past 10 years, the settlement expansion reached a higher […]

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