Tag Archives: Advocate

Paris names square after leading supporter of Palestine and Nazi-era concentration camp survivor Stephane Hessel

File photo of Nazi-era concentration camp survivor and a leading Palestine advocate Stephane Hessel PressTV | Tue Oct 22, 2013 3:23PM GMT A town hall in Paris has named a square after a leading supporter of the Palestinian cause, Stephane Hessel, who died earlier this year. On Monday, Mayor of Paris Bertrand Delanoe joined distinguished […]

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VIDEO | #FreeAyman | Human rights researcher violently arrested by Israeli Forces

PressTV | Oct 16, 2012   Ayman Nasser, a researcher and employee of Addameer Prisoners Association was violently arrested and taken from his home by Israeli Forces. The arrest took place at 1 am and lasted for 1.5 hours, in which time they raided his home with sniffer dogs and confiscated his mobile phone, computer […]

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#FreeAyman | Update on Continued Detention of Addameer Researcher Ayman Nasser

Addameer | Oct 18, 2012 Ramallah, 18 October 2012 – Ayman Nasser appeared today in Israeli court in Jerusalem, where the prosecution requested that his interrogation period be extended by another 15 days. During the court appearance Addameer lawyer Mahmoud Hassan referred questions to the prosecution regarding the failure of the interrogators to provide Ayman […]

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Israeli court extends detention of Addameer’s rights advocate Ayman Nasser

Maan News Agency | Oct 18, 2012 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — An Israeli court on Thursday extended the detention of a human rights researcher arrested in the West Bank earlier this week. The Jerusalem court ruled that Ayman Nasser stay under interrogation for another seven days based on secret evidence, the prisoners group he works for, […]

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“Friends of Humanity International” advocate of prisoners’ rights and jurist activist Free Fuad Al-Khuffash

Al Qassam Website | 20-09-2012,09:50 Al Qassam website (Ahrar center) – “Friends of Humanity International” called the President of the Palestinian Authority Mahmoud Abbas to free the Palestinian advocate of prisoners’ rights and jurist activist Fuad Al Khoffash who was arrested for the sixth time by the Palestinian authorities yesterday (9/18) in the city of […]

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Must read: Surgeon Dr. Mads Gilbert Shares Stories of Humanitarian Medical Work in Gaza

His presentation is 7 p.m. April 14 at Tomson Hall 280, St. Olaf College. By Allison K. Schmitt | NorhfieldPatch | April 13, 2012 Amid falling bombs, electricity blackouts and medical personnel stretched to the breaking point, Dr. Mads Gilbert was only one of two Westerners to witness the 2008-09 Israeli bombing of Gaza. Dr. […]

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Outpost advocate ‘appointed to legalization committee’

Ethnic Cleansing – Topic | Settlement Construction – Category – Pictures Maan News Agency | Jan 31, 2012 TEL AVIV, Israel (Ma’an) — Israel has appointed a lawyer paid by settlers to advocate legalizing settler outposts to a government committee examining how to allow unauthorized settlements, Israeli media reported. Alan Baker, who lives in settlement […]

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A Gaza doctor’s mission – including Interview with Dr. Izzeldin Abuelaish

Gaza Under Attack – Timeline | Pictures Aug 2011 | Oct 2011 | Dec 2011| Jan 2012 Times Online | Jan 22, 2012 One of the highlights of the Galle Literary Festival yesterday was the presentation by Dr. Izzeldin Abuelaish, who is known as the Gaza Doctor. He captured hearts and headlines around the world […]

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Yousef Munayyer: Palestinians gave up on American-led negotiations after 20 years because the U.S. acted as Israel’s advocate

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (C) waves after he addresses a joint meeting of the U.S. Congress as U.S. Vice President Joseph Biden and Speaker of the House Rep. John Boehner (R-OH) (R) look on May 24, 2011 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. Netanyahu said Israel will not return to the pre-1967 borders. May […]

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