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West Bank’s weekly protests demand an end for the Oslo agreement

[ PIC 15/09/2012 – 09:33 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Israeli soldiers attacked, Friday, the weekly protest against the Wall and Settlements in Bil’in, causing scores of Palestinians and international activists to suffocate. The Popular Committee against Wall and Settlements said in a statement that “Israeli soldiers fired rubber-coated metal bullets, tear gas and stun grenades […]

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Haniyeh: Price protests confirm failure of Oslo

Maan News Agency | Sept 14, 2012 (updated Sept 15, 2012) GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — Gaza Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh said Friday that protests over rising prices in the West Bank confirmed the failure of the Oslo Accords. Delivering a sermon at al-Omari Mosque, the Hamas premier called for a comprehensive review of the PLO’s […]

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Hamas: annulment of Oslo accords national necessity

[ PIC 14/09/2012 – 05:47 PM ] GAZA,(PIC)– Hamas said that cancelling Oslo accords is a national necessity through re-adopting the Palestinian national project for liberation and independence that mainly depends on the resistance option to defend the Palestinian rights. On the 19th anniversary of Oslo agreement, Hamas said in a statement, that the Oslo […]

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#PalProtests | Mass popular anger over Fayyad’s speech

[ PIC 12/09/2012 – 09:48 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– The Palestinian citizens in the West Bank considered Salam Fayyad’s speech, the illegal head of the Ramallah government, as a failed attempt to absorb the protesters’ anger over the rising cost of living. The protests have continued after Fayyad’s speech, where the public transport union announced […]

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President Shoes for $23.500. What Price Has His Luxury Hat? ~ by @KawtherSalam

  إذا كان حذاء الرئيس بعشرين ألف يورو, فكم يبلغ ثمن القبعات الفاخرة التي يرتديتها؟؟؟ وفد السلطة الفلسطينية الى مؤتمر الشيخوخة الوزاري هل سيقيم في فندق خمس نجوم؟؟؟ How much did Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas pay for his luxurious black hat, which he wore during his visit to Austria on last October 28, 2011??? Kawther […]

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West Bank protests expose Oslo as the prop of occupation ~ by @abirkopty

The National | Sept 12, 2012 | Abir Kopty Nineteen years after the Oslo Accords were officially signed on September 13, 1993, it is clearer than ever that the Accords have blocked Palestinian rights of freedom, return and self-determination. The current protests shed light on this disastrous burden for Palestinians. <a target=”_blank” href=”http://ad.doubleclick.net/click%3Bh%3Dv8/3cee/3/0/%2a/h%3B235479947%3B0-0%3B1%3B47001075%3B4307-300/250%3B40427099/40444886/1%3B%3B%7Esscs%3D%3fhttp://www.facebook.com/thenational.ae”><img src=”http://s0.2mdn.net/2655172/tn_300x250_backupimage.jpg&#8221; border=”0″ […]

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Siege leaves 80 percent of Gaza’s factories shut

Eva Bartlett | The Electronic Intifada | Jabaliya 10 September 2012 Israel’s ban on allowing Gaza to export goods has decimated Gaza’s economy. (Abed Rahim Khatib / APA images) JABALIYA, Gaza (IPS) – “Gaza’s economy is expected to grow modestly and people will likely still be worse off in 2015 compared to the mid-1990s,” read […]

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#PalProtests | 80 Injured In Clashes Between Residents, Security Forces In Hebron

Tuesday September 11, 2012 01:26 by IMEMC News Palestinian medical sources in Hebron, in the southern part of the West Bank, reported Monday that eighty residents and members of the Palestinian security forces were reported when a number of residents attacked the City Council building in Doura, near Hebron, a Palestinian Police Stations and an […]

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Who Was the Donkey Who Signed The Miserable Paris Economic Protocol?? ~ by @KawtherSalam

Kawther Salam | Sept 10, 2012 من هو الحمار الفلسطيني الذي وقع إتفاقية باريس Israel and the Palestinian leadership signed the miserable Paris Protocol in April 1994, (PDF 1994 Paris Protocol) as part of the Oslo Accords. Mr. Maher Al-Masri was responsible for negotiating the 1994 Paris Economic Protocol with Israel, an agreement designed to […]

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#PalProtests | Jarrar calls for rising up against the Oslo agreement

[ PIC 09/09/2012 – 09:50 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Khaleda Jarrar, member of the PFLP political office, expressed her organisation’s support for the economic needs of the Palestinian people, warning against restricting the protests to this aspect. She called for the popular activities to go beyond the protest against the economic situation to protesting against […]

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No aid, no pay, says Palestinian PM as civil servants go hungry

Published September 10th, 2012 – 06:25 GMT | Al Bawaba Salam Fayyad’s effigy burns Palestinian Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas says that government employees won’t receive full salaries next month because donor countries have not delivered promised aid. The US and Arab countries have failed to come through this year with the aid money they […]

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#PalProtests | Mousa Abu Marzouq: Protests are start of uprising, may extend to Gaza

Maan News Agency | Sept 8, 2012 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — The ongoing protests in the West Bank mark the beginning of a new uprising against the Israeli occupation motivated by economic crises and could extend to the Gaza Strip, says Hamas official in exile Mousa Abu Marzouq. Speaking by telephone late Friday, the deputy chief […]

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#PalProtests | Citizen from al-Khalil tries to burn his vehicle protesting price rises

[ PIC 07/09/2012 – 11:02 AM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– A taxi driver tried on Thursday to burn his car in Ibn Rushd square in city of al-Khalil in the occupied West Bank in protest at high cost of living, which Ramallah government was responsible for. According to activists from “youth against high cost of living” […]

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#PalProtests | Fayyad’s Economics Aids Israeli Occupation

Palestinian protesters wear Guy Fawkes masks as they hold an effigy of Palestinian Prime Minister Salam Fayyad during a protest against the high cost of living, in the West Bank 4 September 2012. (Photo: Reuters – Mussa Qawasma) Al Akhbar English |  Patrick O. Strickland |  Friday, September 7, 2012 In the Israeli-occupied West Bank, […]

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#PalProtests | Palestine Protests: Occupation Economy Falters

Palestinian protesters burn an effigy of prime minister Salam Fayyad during a demonstration against the high cost of living in the southern West Bank city of Hebron on 4 September 2012. (Photo: AFP – Hazem Bader) Fadi Abu Saada | Al Akhbar English |  Friday, September 7, 2012 A few days ago, a Palestinian from […]

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