Archive | April 17, 2013

Soldiers Kidnap Two Palestinians Near Jerusalem

Wednesday April 17, 2013 19:31 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies Wednesday evening, April 17, 2013, Israeli soldiers kidnapped two Palestinians at the Container Roadblock, near occupied East Jerusalem, and took them to the Police station in Maale Adumim. A Third Palestinian was kidnapped near Hebron. Local sources reported that the soldiers stopped a […]

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UFree Network (@Ufreenetwork) intensifies its activities in defense of prisoners

[ PIC 17/04/2013 – 07:19 PM ] OSLO, (PIC)– UFree Network to defend the rights of Palestinian prisoners stressed the fairness of the issue of prisoners, criminalized the international silence regarding the Israeli practices against them, and called on the international community to confront the Israeli violations. UFree said in its statement on the 39th […]

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Hamas dismisses Israeli threats as propaganda

Maan News Agency | April 17, 2013 GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — Hamas on Wednesday dismissed Israeli threats to resume war on the Gaza Strip as psychological propaganda. Israeli army chief Benny Gantz told Israel Radio on Tuesday that if the “relative quiet” along the Gaza border did not hold, “there will be no quiet in […]

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Issawi calls for ‘rage and solidarity’ on Prisoners Day

Maan News Agency | April 17, 2013 RAMALLAH (Ma’an) — Long-term hunger striker Samer Issawi on Wednesday called for “rage and solidarity” to mark Palestinian Prisoners Day. “Greetings to all without exception. I urge all the noble people of our Arab and Muslim nation as well as the free people of the world to turn […]

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#GazaUnderAttack | Palestinian man wounded in Israeli shooting in central Gaza

[ PIC 17/04/2013 – 12:40 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– A Palestinian man was wounded on Tuesday evening when Israeli occupation forces (IOF) opened machinegun fire at Palestinian fields and houses in the central Gaza Strip. Quds Press said that IOF soldiers in military watchtowers opened machinegun fire at houses in Breij refugee camp and at […]

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Palestinian prisoners threaten to escalate their protests

[ PIC 17/04/2013 – 12:34 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails threatened to escalate their protest steps in order to be recognized as war prisoners. The prisoners called on the head of the Israeli government to take the necessary steps to recognize them as war prisoners and to give them their rights […]

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Dozens of Settlers Storm south of Jenin, Solomon’s Pools

[ PIC 17/04/2013 – 12:26 PM ] JENIN, AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– Dozens of Israeli settlers stormed on Tuesday the evacuated Homesh settlement south of Jenin and performed Talmudic rituals. Local sources confirmed that a bus carrying dozens of settlers, under the protection of Israeli soldiers, stormed the area and performed their religious rituals. The Israeli occupation […]

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Aqsa foundation: Jewish groups rallied in the last two days in Al-Buraq square

[ PIC 17/04/2013 – 09:36 AM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– The Aqsa foundation for endowment and heritage said that thousands of fanatic Jewish settlers led by senior rabbis and Knesset members desecrated on Monday and Tuesday Al-Bruaq wall square west of the Aqsa Mosque. About 3,000 settlers spearheaded by right-wing rabbis and Knesset members rallied […]

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Israel capable of attacking Iran on own, army chief “says” (…and some real facts)

Maan News Agency | April 16, 2013 JERUSALEM (AFP) — Israel’s army is capable of attacking Iran on its own without foreign support, Chief of Staff Benny Gantz told public radio on the 65th anniversary of Israel’s foundation. Asked in an interview if Israel’s military could wage attacks “alone” — without the support of countries […]

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VIDEO | Separate Bus Lines for Palestinians and for Colonists in the West Bank

The Real News Network | April 16, 2013 During the global protests known as Israel Apartheid Week, the Israeli government launched a segregated bus service, forcing Palestinians in the West Bank to travel only on buses designated to them. Live Blog | Israel’s News Buses: “Nur für Palestinenzer” (Only for Palestinians) Israel has “started” to […]

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