Archive | February 14, 2013

#WestBankUnderAttack | Israeli special force kidnaps 25 year old man Raed Ikhlail in Al-Khalil village

[ PIC 14/02/2013 – 02:29 PM ] AL-KHALIL, PIC)– Israeli undercover soldiers kidnapped a Palestinian young man from his family home in Beit Ummar village, north of Al-Khalil, on Thursday. Mohammed Awad, the spokesman for the village’s popular committee against the wall and settlement, said that a group of disguised soldiers kidnapped Raed Ikhlail, 25, […]

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#PalHunger | Zahalka: The health status of hunger striker Samer Issawi has worsened

[ PIC 14/02/2013 – 11:50 AM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Arab Knesset member Jamal Zahalka said that Palestinian hunger striker Samer Issawi is in a very critical health condition, denying new reports about his death. “Samer’s weight has dropped to 46 kilograms, and the glucose and pressure levels in his blood have sharply declined as […]

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Medics: 5 year old Child Imad Abu Qadrous dies of injuries from Gaza explosion

Maan News Agency | Febr 14, 2013   GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — Medical officials said Thursday that a young boy died two days after an explosion in the al-Sheikh Radwan area in the northern Gaza Strip. Imad Abu Qadrous, 5, died of severe head wounds and three others sustained injuries in the blast, said Ashraf […]

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Report: Five Gazans were kidnapped at Beit Hanoun crossing this year

Note occpal | Full list of Israeli violations since cease-fire [ PIC 14/02/2013 – 11:39 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– The Palestinian prisoner center for studies said the Israeli occupation forces (IOF) at Beit Hanoun (Erez) crossing had detained since the beginning of the current year five Gazans, some of them patients. Director of the center […]

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#PalHunger | Israeli police forces blockade Issawiya, punish its people

Featured Music Video | HUNGRY! | by @DocJazzMusic [ PIC 14/02/2013 – 11:25 AM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– The Israeli police on Wednesday continued for the second consecutive day to impose a tight blockade on Issawiya district in occupied Jerusalem and restrict the movement of the Palestinian residents. During the last two days, the Israeli […]

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VIDEO | Poverty rising in Gaza because of Israeli blockade

Published on Feb 13, 2013 Nearly 1.7 million Gazans are still suffering from high poverty and unemployment rates because of the suffocating blockade imposed by the Israeli regime. Many Palestinians in this tiny coastal enclave can’t even buy new clothes. They have to buy second hand clothes due to their relatively cheap price. Some even […]

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DOCUMENTARY | GOING AGAINST THE GRAIN

Still live in fairy-tale-land about Israel? Time to wake up: The Map of the “Greater Israel” even is hammered on the currency: All facts at Storify continuously updated. Read what Israeli ‘leaders’ have said and done even before (peace) talks and how their actions contradict the reality and ugly facts which they try to hide […]

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VIDEO | A Tale from Silwan children | حكاية من اطفال سلوان

Special Topic Ethnic Cleansing of Palestinians & Islamic Identity Published on Feb 13, 2013 The video explains about the daily life of the children in Silwan the Palestinian village in East Jerusalem. In Silwan live 55000 Palestinians and 380 settlers where the settlement association ELAD is trying to control the village by the support of […]

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Not a Security Threat: How Israel Restricts Entry to the Occupied Territories

Global Comment | February 14th, 2013 at 10:27 am “What is the purpose of your stay in Israel?” For outsiders, the Israeli occupation of Palestine starts at Ben Gurion Airport. If you are Israeli, welcome home. Go through customs, get your luggage and be on your way to Tel Aviv, Jerusalem, Haifa or any number […]

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#PalHunger | After 200 days on hunger strike, Ayman Sharawna is dying in an Israeli prison

Featured Music Video | HUNGRY! | by @DocJazzMusic by Omar Daraghmeh on February 13, 2013 | Mondoweiss Hunger striker Ayman Sharawna (Photo: Ahrar.ps) Latest update: The advocate of the Ministry of Detainees, Akram Ajwah, said on Saturday February 9: “The Palestinian hunger strike detainee Ayman Ismail Sharawna was transferred to the isolation of Be’er Sheva’s […]

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#PalHunger | Egypt concerned for Palestine hunger-strikers in Israeli jails

Featured Music Video | HUNGRY! | by @DocJazzMusic Egypt’s Foreign Minister Mohamed Kamel Amr PRESSTV | Wed Feb 13, 2013 5:28PM GMT Egypt’s Foreign Minister Mohamed Kamel Amr has expressed grave “concern” over the “deteriorating” health of hunger-striking Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails, calling on the international community to intervene. According to a statement released […]

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‘My family has been separated’

Wednesday February 13, 2013 20:00 by Palestinian Center For Human Rights – PCHR – IMEMC The Gaza Strip has often been called an “open air prison” in light of the illegal closure imposed on it by the Israeli authorities. However, the territory became a prison for many Palestinians long before the closure came into effect. […]

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Weekly report on the situation of the Palestinian camps in Syria

Overview | The Genocide on Palestinian Refugees in Syria Gaza, (DRAH. ps) — Eighteen Palestinian casualties in Syria, a European parliamentary delegation visits displaced Palestinian Syrians in Lebanon in the period 01/02/13 – 08/02/13 Main events this week – On 2 February residents of Al-Sbeina camp issued an urgent appeal, through the Action Group for […]

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VIDEO | US will block trial of Israelis at ICC

“Settling” constitutes a warcime according to international law and ICC statute. Even under US’ own military legislations’ Law resources below this article Published on Feb 13, 2013 A political analyst says that the US and some of the European countries are still standing along side the Israelis and supporting them and they will not make […]

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VIDEO | Israel blackmailing Palestinians into working as spies

  Published on Feb 13, 2013 To put more pressure on besieged Palestinians, Israel has increased its pressure on patients seeking medical treatment outside of the enclave. Patients who require medical treatment abroad are systemically interrogated and blackmailed into working as spies for Tel-Aviv in turn for them to be granted exit permits. Several Gazan […]

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