Archive | December 12, 2012

LIVE BLOG | Israeli soldier Nofar Mizrahi killed Mohammad Zaid Awwad Salayam on his 17th birthday

Dec 12, 2012 | Last update: Dec 30, 2012 Continuously updated At around 7:30 pm on Wednesday 12 December 2012 a soldier of the Israeli army shot dead Mohammad Salayme, killing him with several bullets to the body and head in the Salayme neigbourhood of Hebron near to the Ibrahimi mosque. (The Ibrahimi Mosque has […]

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120 prisoners to be transferred from Gilboa to Nafha desert prison

[ PIC 12/12/2012 – 09:18 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– A Palestinian human rights source reported that a state of extreme tension prevailed at the Israeli Gilboa prison due to the prison administration’s decision to transfer 120 prisoners in section 1 to the Nafha desert prison in southern occupied Palestine. The Gilboa prison administration claimed that […]

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Jewish settlers provoke Palestinians in southern Jenin

[ PIC 12/12/2012 – 04:47 PM ] JENIN, (PIC)– Jewish settlers stormed the site of evacuated settlement outpost Tersala, south of Jenin, afternoon Wednesday and insulted Arabs in the area, local sources said. They said that the settlers, protected by Israeli occupation forces, chanted Talmudic psalms and provoked passing Palestinian citizens. The settlers tried to […]

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70 settlers storm al-Aqsa Mosque under protection of soldiers

[ PIC 12/12/2012 – 08:08 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Al-Aqsa Foundation for the Waqf and Heritage said that about 70 settlers, stormed on Wednesday morning the Al-Aqsa Mosque from the Mughrabi Gate, under the protection of the occupation forces. More than 25 Israeli soldiers, in their military uniforms, stormed yesterday Al-Aqsa Mosque, while an […]

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#Israel’s 25th violation of Cease-Fire: Israeli forces fire on Gaza Farmers and Internationals in Khuza’a

Note occpal | List if Israeli violations since cease-fire 12th December 2012 | International Solidarity Movement, Khuza’a, Besieged Gaza. Gaza- Israeli forces fired live ammunition and tear gas at unarmed farmers andinternational solidarity activists working in Khuza’a, a small village outside of Khan Younis located near the Israeli border. At 10:30 AM, the farmers arrived […]

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IOA sentences MP Qaraawi to administrative detention

[ PIC 12/12/2012 – 05:49 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation military court at Ofer endorsed an administrative detention sentence against MP Fathi Qaraawi, from Change and Reform bloc, according to Human rights and media sources. Umm Hamza, MP Qaraawi’s wife, told Quds Press, that her husband was transferred yesterday to Ofer prison, west […]

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Abdullah Mahmoud Asqoul, 24 years old dies from Gaza war injuries

Maan News Agency | Dec 12, 2012   GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — A man from Khan Younis died on Wednesday from wounds sustained in Israel’s assault on Gaza in November, a medical official said. Ashraf al-Qidra told Ma’an that Abdullah Mahmoud Asqoul, 24, was seriously wounded in his head, stomach and chest during Israel’s bombardment […]

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Resheq urges Palestinian people to revolt in defense of Aqsa Mosque

[ PIC 12/12/2012 – 12:30 PM ] BEIRUT, (PIC)– Member of Hamas’s political bureau Ezzat Al-Resheq urged the Palestinian people to defend occupied Jerusalem and the Aqsa Mosque against Israel’s escalating violations. “It is time to put an end to the Israeli crimes against Jerusalem and the Aqsa Mosque,” Resheq stated on his facebook page. […]

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Gaza bans services given by Israeli phone and internet firms

[ PIC 12/12/2012 – 12:27 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– The Palestinian ministry of communications and information technology in Gaza decided to prohibit any dealing with Israeli companies operating in the field of telecommunications and the internet. In a press release, the ministry called on all telecommunication and internet companies in the Gaza Strip not to […]

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Bullets litter the ground in Ni’lin as soldiers granted more freedom to shoot

11th December 2012 | International Solidarity Movement, Ni’lin, Occupied Palestine.   Overnight Israeli soldiers invaded the small village of Ni’lin, population of around 5000 people. The soldiers were attempting to make arrests as part of wave of arrests in the West Bank following protests around the recent bombing in Gaza.A local Ni’lin resident said: “A […]

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US to supply Israel with weapons worth of $650 million

A US Air Force officer inspects a weapons carriage with GBU-39/B small diameter bombs. (File photo) PressTV | Wed Dec 12, 2012 1:50PM GMT The US is planning to sell USD 650 million worth of weapons to Israel after the regime’s arsenals were depleted following its eight-day war on the besieged Gaza Strip, reports say. […]

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#PalHunger | Hunger striker Issawi can no longer move

[ PIC 09/12/2012 – 11:37 AM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– The sister of hunger striker Samer Al-Issawi has denied reports about martyrdom of her brother who has been on hunger strike for 133 days in Israeli occupation jails. Shireen, a lawyer, said that her brother, who has refrained from drinking water for the past 16 […]

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Turkish solidarity delegation lands in Gaza

[ PIC 12/12/2012 – 10:58 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– A delegation of the Turkish solidarity association arrived in the Gaza Strip via Rafah border crossing on Tuesday carrying with it relief material mostly foodstuff. A source at the crossing told the PIC that a five-member delegation arrived in the company of two truckloads of food. […]

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Ahrar denounces the settlers attack on prisoners families

Al Qassam Website 12-12-2012,09:45 Al Qassam website – Ahrar center for Prisoners studies and human rights denounced the settlers attack against the relatives of the Palestinian prisoners who were returning back from visiting them in Nafha prison, while in the same time in Nafha prison, the prisoners were also under attack by tightening them from […]

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Israel to withhold Palestinian funds until March, at least

Maan News Agency | Dec 12, 2012 JERUSALEM (Reuters) — Israel will withhold tax revenues from President Mahmoud Abbas’s administration until March at least in response to his statehood campaign at the United Nations, Israel’s foreign minister said. Under interim peace deals, Israel collects some $100 million a month in duties on behalf of the […]

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