Archive | April 29, 2013

UNRWA: Israeli forces demolish Hebron water well

Maan News Agency | Apr 29, 2013 HEBRON (Ma’an) — Israeli forces on Monday demolished a water well and utility room in the Fawwar refugee camp in Hebron, a local UN official said. Deputy director of the camp’s UNRWA office Ahmad Abu Fadda said Israeli forces declared the area a closed military zone. Fadda added […]

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Israel razes two Palestinian houses in occupied Jerusalem making 24 homeless incl children and terminally ill

[ PIC 29/04/2013 – 11:34 AM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation authorities (IOA) continued its demolition spree and razed two Palestinian houses to the east of occupied Jerusalem on Monday. Local sources said that Israeli special forces and horse-mounting troops encircled Khilat Al-Ain in Tur suburb and razed the two homes owned by […]

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Extremist Itamar settlers raid Nablus village, wound several residents

Maan News Agency | April 29, 2013 NABLUS (Ma’an) — A group of settlers raided a Nablus village on Monday and attacked local residents, a Palestinian Authority official said. Ghassan Daghlas, who monitors settlement activity in the northern West Bank, told Ma’an that three religious settlers from Itamar raided Beit Furik and attacked residents with […]

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Israel’s War against Palestine on Fishing Rights ~ by @StephenLendman

By Stephen Lendman |Global Research, April 29, 2013 Israel persecutes Palestinians many ways. Collective punishment is prohibited. Fourth Geneva’s Article 33 states: “No protected person may be punished for an offense he or she has not personally committed. Collective penalties and likewise all measures of intimidation or of terrorism are prohibited.” “Pillage is prohibited.” “Reprisals […]

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100’s of truckloads of goods, Infant formula, medicine stranded at Gaza crossing

Maan News Agency | Apr 29, 2013 GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — Hundreds of truckloads of food and goods destined for Gaza remained stranded Monday on the Israeli side of the Kerem Shalom crossing, the Popular Front Against the Siege said. Among the goods are infant formula, medicine, and goods destined for UNRWA, as well as […]

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Israeli occupation forces kidnap seven Palestinians in West Bank

[ PIC 29/04/2013 – 11:27 AM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation forces (IOF) on Monday kidnapped seven Palestinian citizens in different areas of the West Bank. Different local sources reported that the IOF kidnapped three young men from Al-Eizariya town in the east of occupied Jerusalem and three others from Deir Abu Mashaal northwest […]

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PA security forces kidnap four Hamas members, send prisoner to hospital

[ PIC 29/04/2013 – 11:16 AM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– The Palestinian authority security forces kidnapped four Palestinians affiliated with the Hamas Movement in the West Bank and transferred one of the political prisoners to hospital as a result of his exposure to torture. The PA intelligence agency kidnapped ex-detainee Mohamed Rabie, 21, from his home […]

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UNRWA transfers security employees from its head office, step denounced

[ PIC 29/04/2013 – 11:03 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– The UNRWA has embarked on transferring many of its security personnel from its main headquarters to its regional office in Gaza as part of preparations believed to be intended for shutting down its head office. An official from the union of local civil servants told the […]

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Gaza families barred from visiting their relatives in Ramon jail

[ PIC 29/04/2013 – 10:51 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– The Israeli administration of Ramon jail prevented the Palestinian families from visiting their relatives on Monday as scheduled. The international assembly to break the chain stated on Sunday that the Red Cross told the families of prisoners, from Gaza, that they cannot visit their relatives on […]

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Khudari: Arab FMs should ask Kerry to end Israeli occupation

[ PIC 29/04/2013 – 07:55 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– MP Jamal Al-Khudari, the head of the committee against siege, has asked the Arab foreign ministers to adopt a unified stand during talks with US secretary of state John Kerry. Khudari called on Monday for bigger Arab role in mobilizing Arab potentials to influence the American […]

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#PalHunger | Sit-in staged in solidarity with hunger striker Abu Daoud

[ PIC 29/04/2013 – 07:53 PM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– Dozens of citizens, MPs, representatives of national and Islamic forces, and the Palestinian prisoner’s society staged a sit-in on Monday in Al-Khalil in solidarity with detained hunger striker Ayman Abu Daoud. Dr. Aziz Dweik, the speaker of the Palestinian legislative council, spoke at the rally hailing […]

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Army Kidnaps A Disabled Palestinian At The Al-Karama Crossing

Monday April 29, 2013 02:31 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies Army also kidnapped a Palestinian in Jaba’ town, near Jenin Sunday evening April 28, 2013, Israeli Soldiers kidnapped a disabled Palestinian young man from Jenin, in the northern part of the West Bank, as he was crossing the Al-Karama terminal into the West […]

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Settlers Attack A Palestinian Man In Hebron

Monday April 29, 2013 03:12 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies Sunday April 28, 2013, a number of extremist Israeli settlers violently attacked a Palestinian man, 60, in Hebron city, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank. Israeli Soldiers also detained three Palestinian children in the city. File – Palinfo The Quds […]

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12- and 11-year old Palestinian children arrested after attack by settler children – Swedish activist also arrested

28th April 2013 | International Solidarity Movement, Hebron, Occupied Palestine By Team Khalil UPDATE 28th April 19.30 The two Heikel brothers were released around 18.30. Ahmed (aged 12) has had his fingerprints taken by the police and his younger brother Mouawieh (aged 11) was kicked in the stomach by an Israeli soldier. UPDATE 28th April […]

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Israel Delays Eviction Of Illegal Outpost

“Settling” constitutes a warcime according to international law and ICC statute. Even under US’ own military legislations’ Law resources below this article Monday April 29, 2013 by IMEMC & Agencies Sunday April 28, 2013, the Israeli High Court accepted an appeal filed by the Israeli government regarding delaying the eviction of an illegal settlement outpost […]

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