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Jihad leader launches hunger strike in Israeli jail while #HanaShalabi in critical condition

Maan News Agency | March 27, 2012 JENIN (Ma’an) — Islamic Jihad announced Tuesday a senior member of the movement who was detained by Israel a week ago has began a hunger strike against his administrative detention. Jafar Ez Al-Din Qadan, 40, was seized by Israeli forces from Arraba village south of Jenin, at dawn […]

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Qaraqie Announces International Campaign Against Administrative Detention

Thursday March 01, 2012 17:11 by Ghassan Bannoura – IMEMC News The Palestinian Minister of Detainees, Issa Qaraqie, announced today that his ministry is organizing an international campaign against the Israeli administrative detention and ill-treatment of Palestinian political detainees in Israeli jails. Hana’ Mother Carrying Her Picture – qudsnet.com “ This campaign an open invitation […]

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Gaza ministry announces end to passport denials

Related: Israel. Not looking for Peace. Nor Talks. But this… Maan News Agency | Febr 10, 2012   GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — Gaza’s ministry of interior called on Friday for all citizens who had been denied a passport to register for travel documents in the Gaza Strip. Fair access to travel documents was a tenet […]

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Ramallah Municipality Announces Hunger Strike In Solidarity With Prisoners

Palestinian Prisoners – Special Topic Prisoners of Palestine – Category Support Prisoners of Palestine – Action Alert Worldwide Event Thursday October 06, 2011 13:20 by Lina Esied – IMEMC & Agencies Staff of the Ramallah municipality undertook a hunger strike on Thursday in solidarity with the striking prisoners and detainees held in the prisons of […]

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Palestinian Forum in Britain announces ready for Palestine Day early July

[ 09/06/2011 – 12:11 PM ] LONDON, (PIC)– The Palestinian Forum in Britain has announced completion of logistical and administrative arrangements ahead of Palestine Day scheduled for July 2 and 3 in the capital London and the second largest city Manchester. The major annual gathering comes to mark Nakba and Naksa Days, in memory of […]

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Protests Announced For Naksa Day

Wednesday June 01, 2011 10:44 by Kevin Murphy – IMEMC and Agencies Refugees are preparing for a second display of mass civil disobedience on June 5th as part of commemorations of “Naksa Day”. Palestinian refugees plan to once again gather at Israel’s borders between Syria and Lebanon in a repeat of actions taken on Nakba […]

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Further Settlements Announced

Wednesday May 25, 2011 14:20 by Kevin Murphy – IMEMC and Agencies The Palestinian News and Informational Agency has reported that Israeli officials plan to confiscate 2,000 dunums worth of land in the Salfit area in the Northern West Bank near the city of Nablus. The confiscated land will go to expanding two settlements in […]

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Swiss President announces plans to break Gaza siege

23/03/2011 – 11:51 PM GAZA, (PIC)– Swiss President Micheline Calmy-Rey has announced her country is developing a project to open up all crossings to the Gaza Strip, which has been suffocating for the last five years from an Israeli blockade. She also said if Egypt would agree to open the Rafah crossing to bring in […]

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Amr Moussa announces near resignation from Arab League

[ 12/02/2011 – 10:43 AM ]   CAIRO, (PIC)– Amr Moussa, Secretary General of the Arab League, announced on Friday he will resign from his position in the Arab League, saying: ”I will leave the Arab League within weeks.” ”What happened in Egypt is a pure revolution and represents a development in Egypt’s history,” Moussa […]

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Arouri announces freeze on Hamas reconciliation efforts

[ 02/01/2011 – 11:34 AM ]   DAMASCUS, (PIC)– Hamas politburo member Saleh al-Arouri said Palestinian reconciliation efforts kicked off between his party and the West Bank-governing Fatah party in the West Bank have been frozen, adding that Hamas worked harder than the other side to achieve it. He called Fatah’s recent threats to exile […]

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PNN – Israel’s Military Announces Deployment of New ‘Windbreaker’-Enabled Tanks Along Gaza Border

20.12.10 – 13:49 By Saed Bannoura – PNN – New technology known as ‘Windbreaker’ shielding will be deployed in tanks stationed along the Israel-Gaza border, announced an Israeli military spokesperson on Sunday.   Israeli Tanks near Gaza According to the website ‘Military Analysis’, “The system carries a price tag of $150,000-$200,000, permitting its advanced operational […]

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