Archive | August 20, 2013

Palestine News | Aug 20, 2013

آخر الأخبار والتحديثات Aug 20,  2013 | 24273 Days Since Al-Nakba – Gaza is under siege for 2261 days For news of previous news days | Daily News Overviews Follow on Twitter for more live updates Continuously updated Today’s News Settlers assault the family of Sub Laban in the old city of Jerusalem http://silwanic.net/?p=40788 British […]

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(Updated) No white hat-reward for Palestinian @khalilshreateh who ‘hacked’ Zuckerberg Facebook page? | #HireKhalil ;)

Ma’an News Agency | Aug 20, 2013 (Developments are updated below this post) SAN FRANCISCO (AFP) — A researcher who hacked into Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg’s profile to expose a security flaw won’t get the customary reward payment from the social network. While Facebook offers rewards for those who find security holes, it seems that […]

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Israeli military detain @UNICEF staff in Yatta

Al Ray Agencies | Aug 20, 2013 Gaza, Alray – Israeli occupation forces detained Tuesday morning workers for the United Nations Children’s Fund UNICEF, while on their way to Khirbet Jenbah east of Yatta. The forces said the area is a closed military zone. Ratib Jabour, Spokesman of the popular committee against settlement in the […]

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218th Israeli truce violation: Israeli navy fires at Gaza fishing boats

Maan News Agency | Aug 20, 2013   GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — Israel’s navy opened fire at Palestinian fishermen off the northern coast of Gaza on Tuesday, witnesses said. Israeli ships fired several shells at the boats, who were fishing near Gaza City, causing material damage. No injuries were reported. On Monday, Israeli naval forces […]

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Abu Marzouk champions implementation of reconciliation agreements as one package

[ PIC 20/08/2013 – 10:05 AM ] CAIRO, (PIC)– Dr. Mousa Abu Marzouk, political bureau member of Hamas, has said that his movement demands the implementation of all reconciliation agreements as one package. He said in a statement on his Facebook page on Tuesday that Hamas did not refuse presidential and parliamentary elections, but rather […]

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VIDEO | Gaza Strip’s history is at risk from weather conditions and political isolation

Published on Aug 19, 2013by PressTV Byzantine mosaics and ancient monasteries all attest to the rich past of the Gaza Strip. Yet the territory’s significant archeological sites are under threat from its political isolation as well as extreme weather conditions. A French archeologist has swept away a layer of sand to unveil an ancient Byzantine […]

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Israeli forces demolish 10 structures in the Jordan Valley

Maan News Agency | Aug 20, 2013   JORDAN VALLEY (Ma’an) — Israeli forces demolished several agricultural buildings in the Jordan Valley on Tuesday, locals said. Military vehicles and bulldozers arrived in the area of Furush Beit Dajan and al-Jiftlik and destroyed 10 agricultural buildings constructed before 1967, local activist Azzam al-Haj told Ma’an. The […]

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Hunger-striking student of Bir Zeit University admitted to hospital

Al Ray Agencies | Aug 20, 2013 Gaza, Alray – Member of the Islamic Bloc Omar Qurut was transferred to Ramallah ‎hospital as his health deteriorated due to being on hunger strike for 9 consecutive days to ‎protest the continued political detention of the bloc students at Bir Zeit University.‎ Representative of the Islamic Bloc, […]

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Haniyeh: We demand opening of Rafah crossing

Al Ray Agencies – Aug 20, 2013   Gaza, Alray – The Palestinian Prime Minister Ismail Hanyieh said on Monday that the Palestinian Government understands  the Egyptians concerns regarding security issues, but it demanded the reopening of Rafah crossing. “We wish peace and security for Egypt, but the Palestinians are severely affected of the closure […]

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Egyptian army destroys new batch of ‎border tunnels

Al Ray Agencies – Aug 20, 2013 Gaza, Alray – Egyptian army destroyed Monday morning a number of tunnels on the ‎Palestinian-Egyptian border to the south of the Gaza Strip to mark the toughest campaign ‎carried out by the military for months. ‎Eyewitnesses in Rafah said “Egyptian excavators east of Rafah city destroyed five ‎underground […]

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State of Israel Charged for “Crime of Genocide and War Crimes” ~ Kuala Lumpur Tribunal

Tribunal Hearing against Israel and General Amos Yaron By Kuala Lumpur War Crimes Commission (KLWCC) | Global Research, August 20, 2013 “WHY is it that the murder of one man is considered a criminal act whereas the killing of hundreds of thousands of innocent people committed in wars, is not considered so? -Tun Dr Mahathir […]

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PHOTOS | Palestinian premeir rejects defamation campaign against Gaza

Al Ray – Aug 20, 2013   Gaza, Alray – Palestinian prime minister Ismail Haniyeh denied on Monday any interference in the Egyptian affairs and refuted the presence of the Palestinian resistance elements in Egypt. “Egyptian security is part of our security; therefore we are not happy with any turmoil in Egypt that could badly […]

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Short Analysis of Egypt’s Political Pressures ~ by @KawtherSalam

Kawther Salam | Aug 19, 2013 رأي  وتحليل  المحرر السياسي لما يجري في مصر The territorial ambitions of the zionists are no secret as they have been published for at least 100 years, most of the political problems of the countries and nations near israel are derived from these ambitions and the machinations of the […]

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Israel, instigator of crisis in Mideast

The open debate session of the UN Security Council on the protection of civilians in armed conflicts, New York, August 19, 2013 PressTV | Tue Aug 20, 2013 6:57AM GMT The Israeli regime imposed land, aerial, and naval blockades on the Gaza Strip in June 2007, after the Palestinian resistance movement of Hamas took over […]

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Daily zionist pogrom update: Israel arrests 7 Palestinians in Occupied Jerusalem

Al Qassam Website | 20-08-2013,07:05 Jerusalem – The Israeli magistrate court decided to extend on Sunday  the arrest of 8 Jerusalemites  and released 5 others with bails. According to  Wadi Hilweh Information Center( WHICH)  the Israeli Occupation Forces arrested  on Sunday at dawn 7 Jerusalemites from the Old City and Al-Issawiya village in Jerusalem. Lawyer Mohammed […]

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