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Right of Return still key – Nakba Day demonstrations violently suppressed by Israeli forces | #Nakba65

#NAKBA65  |65 YEARS NAKBA = ENOUGH! 15th May 2013 | International Solidarity Movement | Ramallah, Occupied Palestine By Team Ramallah The 15th May marks the 65th anniversary of the expulsion of 750,000 Palestinians from their homes and the destruction – and massacre in some cases – of more than 500 Palestinian villages by Zionist forces […]

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The Nakba revisited ~ by Khalid Amayreh

 #NAKBA65 65 YEARS NAKBA = ENOUGH! [ PIC 15/05/2013 – 10:02 PM ] By Khalid Amayreh Today marks the 65th anniversary of the Palestinian Nakba, the violent usurpation and occupation of Palestine by Zionist Jewish invaders coming from around the world. The seizure of Palestine can be considered as one of the greatest acts of […]

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Warnings of a new Nakba threatening Al-Aqsa Mosque

ACTION ALERT | #NAKBA65 65 YEARS NAKBA = ENOUGH! [ PIC 15/05/2013 – 09:43 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– A senior Palestinian official called for protecting Al-Aqsa Mosque from a “new Nakba” threatening it due to the occupation practices that aim to impose Jewish control over it in preparation to demolish it and build the alleged […]

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Report: Demolition of Palestinian homes is an ongoing Nakba

#NAKBA65  |65 YEARS NAKBA = ENOUGH! [ PIC 15/05/2013 – 09:29 PM ] WEST BANK, (PIC)– Tadhamun Foundation for Human Rights said that some forms of the Nakba (catastrophe) of the Palestinian people, which took place 65 years ago, have continued until today. The researcher at the Foundation Ahmed Betawi said that the occupation has […]

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Haneyya’s government: PLO announcement to freeze negotiations was false

#NAKBA65  |65 YEARS NAKBA = ENOUGH! [ PIC 15/05/2013 – 09:17 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Palestinian government in Gaza condemned reports stating that a number of PLO officials have conducted secret negotiations with Israel, considering it a continuation of “waiving the Palestinian rights.” The government said in a statement following its weekly meeting on Tuesday […]

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PCBS: Israel controls 85% of historical Palestine | #Nakba65

#NAKBA65  |65 YEARS NAKBA = ENOUGH! [ PIC 15/05/2013 – 09:00 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Jewish terrorist gangs seized 774 Palestinian villages and cities and committed 70 massacres that reaped the lives of 15,000 Palestinians in 1948 to create Israel, Palestinian official statistics revealed. About 800 thousand Palestinians were forcibly displaced from their homelands to […]

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Jerusalem Conference: Stop Israeli’s desecrating of Al-Aqsa | #Nakba65

ACTION ALERT | #NAKBA65 65 YEARS NAKBA = ENOUGH! Al Qassam website- | 15-05-2013,08:58  Gaza- Islamic Jerusalem Conference called on Monday on a press release the UN Security Council and the Secretary General of the United Nations to stop Israeli settlers and Jewish extremists ‘ desecrating of Al- Aqsa Mosque. “Any attack against Al-Aqsa Mosque […]

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A Steadfast Prelude to the Nakba: Duheisha resists | #Nakba65

ACTION ALERT | #NAKBA65 65 YEARS NAKBA = ENOUGH! 15th May 2013 | International Solidarity Movement | Hebron, Occupied Palestine By Team Khalil On the 14th May 2013 , a day before the Nakba, on the edge of Bethlehem, a demonstration to remember the day of the catastrophe in 1948 marched from Duheisha refugee camp […]

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Radwan calls for confronting Israeli provocations in Jerusalem | #Nakba65

ACTION ALERT | #NAKBA65 65 YEARS NAKBA = ENOUGH! [ PIC 14/05/2013 – 07:58 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Dr. Ismail Radwan, Minister of Awqaf and Religious Affairs, called on the Islamic and Arab leaders and international organizations to urgently move to stop the Israeli religious provocations in Jerusalem and al-Aqsa mosque. Radwan warned of the […]

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No to Arab Sell-Out 2.0! Right Of Return Coalition calls For Unity, Rejects Arab Initiative | #Nakba65

ACTION ALERT | #NAKBA65 65 YEARS NAKBA = ENOUGH!  Wednesday May 15, 2013 03:29 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC News The International Palestinian Right of Return Coalition issued a press release marking the 65th anniversary of the Nakba of 1948, and called on all Palestinian factions to achieve unity and to remain steadfast without abandoning […]

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On Nakba anniversary, refugees make almost half of population | #Nakba65

ACTION ALERT | #NAKBA65 65 YEARS NAKBA = ENOUGH! WAFA – Palestine News and Infor Agency – 14 May 2013 RAMALLAH – On the eve of the Nakba (catastrophe) 65th anniversary, the refugees make almost half of the total Palestinian population, the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics (PCBS) said Tuesday. While statistical data show that […]

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Jewish organizations call for storming Al-Aqsa Mosque on Thursday | #Nakba65

ACTION ALERT | #NAKBA65 65 YEARS NAKBA = ENOUGH! [ PIC 14/05/2013 – 09:42 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– 148 settlers, accompanied by former MK Michael Ben-Ari and Likud activist Yehuda Clik and guarded by the occupation forces, stormed Al-Aqsa Mosque on Tuesday morning. Al-Aqsa Foundation for waqf and Heritage reported in a statement that […]

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Abu Marzouk: Israeli decision to divide Al-Aqsa will not pass | #Nakba65

ACTION ALERT | #NAKBA65 65 YEARS NAKBA = ENOUGH! [ PIC 14/05/2013 – 09:32 PM ] CAIRO, (PIC)– Dr. Mousa Abu Marzouk, member of the political bureau of Hamas, denounced the Israeli Knesset decision to divide Al-Aqsa Mosque as an expression of “freedom of worship” as it claims. Abu Marzouk warned in remarks on Monday […]

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Haneyya calls for an end to Palestinian bloodshed in Syria | #Nakba65

ACTION ALERT | #NAKBA65 65 YEARS NAKBA = ENOUGH! [ PIC 14/05/2013 – 09:28 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Gaza premier Ismail Haneyya said on Monday that his government will not stand idle regarding the killing of Palestinians whether inside or outside Palestine. This came during a conference ”United for Return” held by Hamas’s Department of […]

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Ethnic cleansing & land theft goes on: Settlers build religious school in Bethlehem outpost | #Nakba65

ACTION ALERT | #NAKBA65 65 YEARS NAKBA = ENOUGH! Maan News Agency | May 14, 2013 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — Settlers from the outpost of Givat Hatamar have built a religious school on land belonging to the Bethlehem-area village of al-Khader, locals said Monday. Ahmad Salah, spokesman for a local committee against settlements, told Ma’an that […]

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