Archive | April 25, 2013

PALESTINE NEWS | April 25, 2013

آخر الأخبار والتحديثات April 25, 2013 | 24157 Days Since Al-Nakba – Gaza is under siege for 2143 days For news of previous news days | Daily News Overviews Follow on Twitter for more live updates Continuous updates.. Full Moon over Palestine’s landscape – Photo by Bahaa Nasr/@WAFA_PS http://t.co/phb4AG48Zj VIDEO | Roots of Peace Talks […]

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Amir Nasser from Madama awaiting trial on the 21st of May

25th April 2013 | International Solidarity Movement, Madama, Occupied Palestine By Team Nablus Amir Nasser arrested three months ago is still being held in prison awaiting trial on the 21st of May. The trial was originally set for the 4th of April but was postponed until the current date. Amir was arrested on January 27 […]

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Tadamun: Abu Sisi, Saidi moved to worse isolation cells

[ PIC 25/04/2013 – 09:46 AM ] NABLUS, (PIC)– The Israeli prison service (IPS) has moved the remaining two isolated Palestinian prisoners Dirar Abu Sisi and Awad Saidi to isolation cells worse than the former ones. Mohammed Abed, a lawyer with the international Tadamun foundation, said in a statement on Wednesday that the IPS transferred […]

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Dozens of students treated for breathing difficulty after Israel’s teargas attack at 2 schools

[ PIC 25/04/2013 – 06:55 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Israeli occupation forces (IOF) fired teargas canisters at two secondary schools in Abu Dis town to the east of occupied Jerusalem on Thursday. Jerusalemite sources said that dozens of students at Abu Dis school for boys and the other school for girls suffered breathing difficulty […]

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MP Abu Teir and Hamas spokesman slam PA for withdrawing UNESCO draft resolutions

[ PIC 25/04/2013 – 06:53 PM ] RAMALLAH, GAZA, (PIC)– Palestinian Jerusalemite MP Mohammed Abu Teir condemned a decision by the Palestinian Authority to withdraw five draft resolutions denouncing Israel’s practices in Jerusalem at UNESCO, following US intervention. The MP for the Change and Reform Bloc, affiliated with Hamas, told Quds Press on Thursday: “what […]

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Captive Ayman Abu Daoud’s wife appeals for saving her husband’s life

[ PIC 25/04/2013 – 06:49 PM ] NABLUS, (PIC)– The wife of hunger striking prisoner Ayman Abu Daoud, held in solitary confinement in Al-Jalameh interrogation center, appealed to the Palestinian leadership and factions to intervene and get her husband released. She denounced through Ahrar center for Prisoners Studies and Human Rights the silence and inaction […]

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The lost footnotes of COGAT’s latest report

Gaza Gateway | Gisha | April 25, 2013 This month, the Coordinator of Government Activities in the Territories (COGAT) published a report in English summarizing its activities over the course of 2012. The section on Gaza is comprehensive, thorough and informative, but it tells only part of the story. Gisha brings you the imagined, missing […]

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Undercover Israeli forces raid central Hebron

Maan News Agency | April 25, 2013 HEBRON (Ma’an) — Undercover Israeli forces on Thursday detained two Palestinians in central Hebron in the southern West Bank. The forces, dressed as Palestinians, took Issam Irfifan Zablah and Fahed Gamal Sarahneh in the Bab al-Zawiyeh area, a Ma’an reporter said. At dawn Thursday, uniformed Israeli soldiers detained […]

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Prison administration takes punitive measures against captive Shuaa Kamanji

[ PIC 25/04/2013 – 05:10 PM ] JENIN, (PIC)– Raymond prison administration imposed a fine on captive Shuaa Kamanji, from Jenin sentenced to 25 years imprisonment, and deprived him from visits for a month. Captive Kamanji’s mother told PIC’s correspondent that while she had been preparing herself to visit her detained son, the Red Cross […]

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To keep ‘in shape’? Zionist soldiers manning roadblock try to storm school buses

[ PIC 25/04/2013 – 11:52 AM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Israeli soldiers manning the Shufat roadblock tried to storm Palestinian school buses on Wednesday but the drivers refused to allow them. Eyewitnesses said that the soldiers were attempting to arrest a number of students, adding that the soldiers delayed the buses for more than an […]

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Israeli forces uproot 700 olive trees near Jenin

Note from occpal: Israel destroyed over 2,5 Million trees Since 1967 only (Report Page 31) while last summer, it was boasting about it’s ‘agricultural development at the Floriade 2012 World Expo (More about that here) Maan News Agency | April 25, 2013 NABLUS (Ma’an) — Israeli forces on Thursday uprooted over 700 olive trees near […]

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BREAKING | Samer Issawi’s Victory Letter – English/Arabic – Translation by @docjazzmusic

Musical Intifada | 25 April 2013 18:46 | By Dr. Tariq Shadid aka @docjazzmusic (translation by Tariq Shadid – see Arabic original below) God is Great, Praise be to God God is Great, Praise be to God God is Great, Praise be to God I thank God above all for this victory, and for his […]

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Israeli occupation authority notifies families to evacuate their houses in Jordan Valley

“Settling” constitutes a warcime according to international law and ICC statute. Even under US’ own military legislations’ Law resources below this article [ PIC 25/04/2013 – 04:00 PM ] JORDAN VALLEY, (PIC)– Israeli Occupation Authorities (IOA) notified on Wednesday dozens of Palestinian families in the northern Jordan Valley to evacuate their homes under the pretext […]

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The prisoner Wael al-Arjeh sentenced to 2 life terms and 58 years

[ PIC 25/04/2013 – 03:40 PM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– The Israeli Military court at Ofer prison sentenced the Palestinian citizen Wael al-Arjeh, from Halhul north of al-Khalil, to two life terms and 58 years for “causing the death of a settler and his son” a year and a half ago. Al-Arjeh threw stones at a […]

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Turkey expresses willingness to support the Interior Ministry in Gaza

[ PIC 25/04/2013 – 03:05 PM ] ANKARA, (PIC)– Turkey’s Interior Minister Muammer Guler expressed his ministry’s willingness to cooperate with its Palestinian counterpart in the Gaza strip. The Turkish Minister’s statements came during a meeting with the Palestinian Interior Minister Fathi Hammad in the Turkish Interior Ministry headquarters in Ankara on Wednesday. The Turkish […]

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