Archive | December 24, 2012

#Israel’s Child Snatchers: Soldiers round up five Jerusalemite kids

[ PIC 24/12/2012 – 10:45 AM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Israeli occupation forces (IOF) broke into many homes in Issawiye village, north of occupied Jerusalem, and took away five kids including an 11-year-old child. Locals in the village said that confrontations took place after the IOF stormed the village, adding that the soldiers fired tear […]

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#WestBankUnderAttack | Jewish settlers storm Aqsa plazas

[ PIC 24/12/2012 – 12:02 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Jewish settlers stormed the internal plazas of the holy Aqsa mosque in occupied Jerusalem on Monday morning in a bid to offer Toratic prayers, eyewitnesses reported. Sheikh Azzam Salhab, the director of Islamic Awkaf department in the holy city, said that 14 Jewish settlers broke […]

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#WestBankUnderAttack | IOF kidnap two minors in Beit Ummar, clash with young men

[ PIC 24/12/2012 – 12:05 PM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– Violent clashes broke out at dawn Monday in Beit Ummar town near Al-Khalil city after an Israeli military force raided homes and kidnapped two young men. Coordinator of the popular committee in the town Mohamed Awad said the Israeli occupation forces (IOF) broke into the house […]

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#WestBankUnderAttack | Israeli troops raid Jenin mosque

Maan News Agency | Dec 24, 2012 JENIN (Ma’an) — Israeli soldiers on Monday raided a mosque in a village near Jenin searching for Jewish antiquities, a local official said. Fahma village council head Muhammad Eid Nawasra told Ma’an that Israeli troops broke into the mosque during dawn prayers. The soldiers searched the mosque and […]

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#PalHunger | Lawmakers join hunger strike in solidarity with prisoners

Maan News Agency | Dec 24, 2012 HEBRON (Ma’an) — Several Hamas-affiliated MPs including parliament speaker Aziz Dweik went on hunger strike on Sunday in solidarity with prisoners in Israeli jails. Hebron lawmaker Hatim Qafisha told Ma’an the goal of the one-day protest was to embody the suffering of detainees on hunger strike. “It is […]

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Two minors survive Israeli gunfire east of Gaza valley in 40th Israeli violation of Truce Agreement

[PIC 24/12/2012 – 10:13 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Two Palestinian kids miraculously survived after their exposure to Israeli military gunfire in the east of Gaza valley, the health ministry in Gaza said. Spokesman for the ministry Ashraf Al-Qudra told the Palestinian information center (PIC) the two kids were in a state of extreme shock and […]

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Israeli occupation forces kidnap wounded 11 year old child from court room

[ PIC 24/12/2012 – 10:33 AM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– An 11-year old boy, Mohamed Abul-Hims, from Issawiya district in occupied Jerusalem was detained and interrogated on Sunday for four hours in Maskubia detention center, his father said. The child’s father said he told the Israeli interrogators in the room that one of his son’s […]

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#Christmas in #Palestine | Bethlehem celebrates Christmas Eve

Dec 24, 2012 | Maan News Agency BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — Thousands of scouts, tourists and locals will celebrate Christmas Eve in the historic city of Bethlehem on Monday, gathering outside Nativity Church. The city has been decorated and a huge tree is standing in Manger Square, with thousands of colorful lights and a 150 centimeter […]

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#MINDSICK | Israeli extremists find new bizarre way to insult Muslims in Jerusalem

Maan News Agency | Dec 24, 2012 JERUSALEM (Ma’an) – Extremists in Jerusalem have invented a bizarre new method to insult Palestinians and the Muslim religion. “For Sale” signs placed on used cars around the city with phone numbers lead potential buyers to a recorded message profanely insulting Palestinians and the Prophet Muhammad. Hamza Mahmoud, […]

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