Archive | May 9, 2013

Al-Khatib calls for an Arab firm position in support of al-Aqsa

[ PIC 09/05/2013 – 04:59 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Vice-President of the Islamic movement in 1948-occupied territories Sheikh Kamal Al Khatib condemned the arrest of the Mufti of Jerusalem and Palestine Sheikh Mohammed Hussein and head of the Restoration of Muslim graves Committee in Jerusalem Mustafa Abu Zahr by Israeli forces on Wednesday. He […]

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Israel is reviewing a law allowing the division of prayer times between Muslims and Jews in Al-Aqsa Mosque

MEMO | May 9, 2013 The Director-general of the Israeli “Religious Affairs Ministry” announced during a session in the Knesset that the ministry is seeking to review a law that will allow Jews to perform religious rituals in the Al-Aqsa Mosque. He explained that a parliamentary committee was charged with examining the matter in closer […]

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MP Mansour: Israeli occupation seeks to impose a fait accompli in occupied Jerusalem

[ PIC 09/05/2013 – 04:40 PM ] NABLUS, (PIC)– MP Mona Mansour warned against the Israeli escalated attacks in occupied Jerusalem while the Arab and Islamic world is still in its deep slumber. The occupation seeks to impose a fait accompli in occupied Jerusalem and in al-Aqsa mosque particularly, she stated, the Israeli settlers’ continued […]

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Sheikh Salah denies statements attributed to him against Qaradawi’s visit

[ PIC 09/05/2013 – 04:33 PM ] NAZARETH, (PIC)– The Islamic movement in the Palestinian 1948-occupied territories denied statements attributed to Sheikh Raed Salah, head of the movement, against Sheikh Qaradawi’s visit to the Gaza strip. The Islamic movement condemned such fabricated news and called on media to make sure of their sources. The movement […]

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Israeli forces breached humanitarian law during recent war on Gaza

MEMO | May 9, 2013 80 per cent of those killed by Israeli forces killed during the last four days of the war waged on the Gaza Strip in November were uninvolved civilians, Israeli human rights organisation B’Tselem said on Thursday. “After several months of field research and crosschecking data, human rights organization B’Tselem published […]

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Israel apologizes to Egypt over police attack on diplomats, clergy

Maan News Agency | May 8, 2013 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — Israel has officially apologized to Egypt after Israeli police officers attacked Egyptian diplomats and a Coptic clergyman at a church in Jerusalem, Israeli state media reported Thursday. Egypt’s Foreign Ministry summoned Israel’s ambassador in Cairo after the attack during Orthodox Easter celebrations at the Church […]

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Israeli police detain 13 Jerusalemites

[ PIC 09/05/2013 – 11:09 AM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Israeli policemen arested 13 Palestinians for interrogation in Ras Al-Amud neighborhood in occupied Jerusalem on Wednesday. An Israeli police spokesman said that four Palestinians were detained, including two minors, for spraying water on Jewish demonstrators who were hoisting the Israeli flag. He said that a […]

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Israel orders Yatta residents to demolish properties

“Settling” constitutes a warcime according to international law and ICC statute. Even under US’ own military legislations’ Law resources below this article   Maan News Agency | May 9, 2013   HEBRON (Ma’an) — Israeli forces on Thursday handed nine demolition orders to families near Yatta in the southern West Bank, a local official said. […]

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VIDEO | Zionists attack worshipers in Al-Aqsa Mosque

Ethnic cleansing of the Palestinian & Islamic identity Al Quds, Jerusalem is the main target of the ethnic cleansing to turn the city of “Jerusalem” into the City of David. Occupiedpalestine weblog dedicates this post to create awareness to this ongoing atrocity of the “State of Israel” for the occasion of the awarenesscampaign #Blog4Quds from […]

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Palestinians March In Jerusalem To Counter Provocative Settler Procession

Thursday May 09, 2013 02:05 by IMEMC & Agencies Police Kidnaps 21 Palestinians, Attacks Residents And Reporters Hundreds of Palestinians marched Wednesday in occupied Jerusalem, carrying Palestinians flags and chanting slogans for the liberation of Palestine and Jerusalem, to counter a provocative procession by extremist settlers who marched in the city chanting “Death to Arabs”. […]

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Settlers Attack Palestinian Cars Near Ramallah

Thursday May 09, 2013 03:27 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC News Wednesday evening, May 8 2013, dozens of extremist Israeli settlers attacked Palestinian cars at the entrance of Nabi Saleh village, near the central West Bank city of Ramallah, and hurled stones at them. Settlers also attacked the village leading to clashes with the locals. […]

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While Settling remains a Warcrime by Law: Israel Approves Construction Of 296 Units In Bet El Settlement

“Settling” constitutes a warcime according to international law and ICC statute. Even under US’ own military legislations’ Law resources below this article Thursday May 09, 2013 03:01 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies The Israeli government, headed by Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, and the “Civil Administration” in the occupied West Bank, approved the construction […]

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