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Ashqar: Israel detained more than 3000 Palestinian children in 5 years

[ 19/07/2011 – 03:13 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– The ministry of prisoners in Gaza said that the Israeli occupation forces (IOF) have detained more than 3000 Palestinian minors over the period 2005 – 2010 and not only 835 as published by the Israeli B’Tselem. The ministry’s spokesman Riyadh Al-Ashqar said in a statement on Tuesday […]

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UN refugee agency marks 5 years of Gaza siege

June 14, 2011 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — “If the aim of the blockade policy was to weaken the Hamas administration, the public employment numbers suggest this has failed,” a UNRWA spokesman said Tuesday as the UN marks Gaza’s fifth year under intense Israeli siege. Commenting on a report released by the UN agency charged with providing […]

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