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Imagine a ‘Siege’ on your Church Bell: Israel bans Adhan 49 times in Ibrahimi Mosque

Ibrahimi Mosque in Hebron Al Ray Agencies | Nov 4, 2013 Hebron – ALRAY Israel occupation authorities (IOA)  banned Adhan (Islam’s call to prayer) in Ibrahimi Mosque  49 times during October, Directorate of  Religious affairs in Hebron said. The directorate of Religious affairs announced on Monday that the  IOA banned Muslims from calling to prayer […]

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Nablus village ‘refuses Israeli decision to curtail mosque’

Truth does not matter for “Israel”. Buttons Do. To mute. Maan News Agency – Febr 15, 2012 NABLUS (Ma’an) — Israel’s Supreme Court has ruled that a Nablus-district Palestinian village remove speakers and lights from its minaret in order to placate Israeli settlers living nearby, village residents said on Tuesday. Village Council head Ali Eid […]

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Israel Court Forbids Nablus Mosque from Using Loudspeakers

Truth does not matter for “Israel”. Buttons Do. To mute.  Monday February 13, 2012 13:12 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies The Israeli Supreme Court issued a preliminary ruling, forbidding Burin village mosque, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, from using loud speakers, and even from using lights on the mosque’s […]

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Report: Netanyahu endorses loudspeaker ban in Mosques

Truth does not matter for “Israel”. Buttons Do. To mute. Maan News Agency | Dec 12, 2011 TEL AVIV, Israel (Ma’an) — Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday expressed support for a bill to ban mosques from using loudspeakers for the Islamic call to prayer. “There’s no need to be more liberal than Europe,” […]

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Condemnation of Israeli draft law to ban Athan in all mosques in the Green Line

Truth does not matter for “Israel”. Buttons Do. To mute. [ 09/12/2011 – 08:46 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– The Grand Mufti of Jerusalem and Palestine, Sheikh Muhammad Husain, condemned the draft law which will be discussed by the Knesset which proposes to ban the Muslim call for prayer (Athan) in 1948- occupied Palestine. Sheikh Husain […]

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Occupation bans Athan 52-times at the Ibrahimi mosque

[ 05/08/2011 – 06:23 PM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation authority banned the Athan (call for prayer) from the Ibrahimi mosque 52-times during the month of July. Director of the Islamic Awkaf department in the district of al-Khalil, Zaid al-Ja’bari, said on Thursday that the Israeli occupation bans the Athan often on the pretext […]

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Israel blocks Adhan broadcasting

PressTV –  Jul 4, 2011 9:12AM The holy Ibrahimi Mosque in the city of al-Khalil in the occupied West Bank Israel has blocked the broadcast of Adhan (the Islamic call to prayers) from the holy Ibrahimi (Abrahamic) Mosque in the occupied West Bank. Zaid al-Jabari, director of the Muslim Waqf (endowment) in the West Bank […]

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Illegal Jewish settlers demand reduction in volume of call to prayer

Monday, 06 June 2011 16:30| MEMO Village of Al-Eizareya to turn down the loudspeakers making the call to prayer from the village’s mosques. Illegal Israeli settlers in the East Jerusalem settlement of Maale Adumim have submitted a demand to the occupation authorities calling for Palestinians in the adjacent village of Al-Eizareya to turn down the […]

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Khatib: Athan will remain despite attempts to silence it

[ 20/05/2011 – 06:46 PM NAZARETH, (PIC)– Sheikh Kamal Al-Khatib, the deputy head of the Islamic Movement in the 1948-occupied Palestinian lands, said Thursday that the Athan (calling for prayer in Islam) will continue to be recited through loudspeakers of mosques despite Israeli attempts to stop it. “The Athan will continue to be recited through […]

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The Israeli Knesset to Discuses New Law that Bans Muslim calls for Prayers

PNN – Palestine News Network | 17.05.11 – 18:34 Bethlehem – PNN – Israeli sources reported on Tuesday that Anastasia Michaeli, from the right wing Israel Betanu party submitted a bill of a law that forbids using loudspeakers to call for the prayers in mosques in Israel. The proposed bill will make it illegal to […]

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Annoyed by Call to Prayer, East Jerusalem Settlers Appeal to Police

PNN – Palestine News Network -08.02.11 – 13:20 Jerusalem – PNN – The Israeli police plan to limit the volume of calls to prayer issued from the mosques in Shu’fat refugee camp and the East Jerusalem neighborhood of Ras al-Khamees, responding to complaints from illegal East Jerusalem settlements.   A row of Israeli settlements (PNN […]

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IOA banned Azan at Ibrahimi mosque 79 times in September

[ 04/10/2010 – 10:53 AM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation authority (IOA) banned Azan (call for prayers) at the Ibrahimi mosque in Al-Khalil on 79 occasions in the past month of September. The IOA claims that the call for prayers “annoys” settlers present in the usurped section of the mosque that was taken from […]

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