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Vittorio Arrigoni’s murderers try to undermine popular solidarity movement

Friday, 15 April 2011 22:00| MEMO MEMO Photographer: Mohammed Asad Late Thursday evening (April 14), Twitter and Facebook pages were suddenly filled with news of the Italian human rights activist, Vittorio Utopia Arrigoni, being kidnapped by a ‘Salafi’ Palestinian group.  He was later found dead in an apartment in Gaza City. Vittorio, a member of […]

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Gaza’s Candle Light Vigil for Vittorio Arrigoni – in pictures

Photography by Mo’men Fayez Gaza | April 15, 2011 More Pictures Gaza Mourning for Vittorio Arrigoni – in pictures Palestine’s Symbolic Funeral for Vittorio Arrigoni – in pictures Related Special topic | Vik: a Friend, a Brother, a Humanist

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Vittorio Arrigoni, “Hero of Palestine”

Report, The Electronic Intifada, 15 April 2011 Vittorio Arrigoni in Gaza, June 2010. (Lu Yingxu/Newscom) Palestinians and international solidarity activists around the world are collectively mourning the shocking death of Vittorio Arrigoni, an Italian journalist and solidarity activist. Arrigoni was also an occasional contributor to The Electronic Intifada (see “Gaza’s record-breaking children,” 16 August 2010 […]

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Palestine’s Symbolic Funeral for Vittorio Arrigoni – in pictures

Palestinians take part in a symbolic funeral for Italian activist Vittorio Arrigoni in Gaza City & Ramallah April 15, 2011. More Pictures Gaza’s Candle Light Vigil for Vittorio Arrigoni – in pictures Gaza Mourning for Vittorio Arrigoni – in pictures Related Special topic | Vik: a Friend, a Brother, a Humanist

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Online Records of an Italian’s Life in Gaza

By ROBERT MACKEY | – NYTimes.com | Apr 15, 2011       An Al Jazeera English video report on the work of an Italian activist, Vittorio Arrigoni, who was killed in Gaza on Friday. As my colleague Fares Akram reports, Vittorio Arrigoni, an Italian activist who was kidnapped by Islamist militants in Gaza on […]

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Gaza mourns Vittorio Arrigoni | Demands of Gazans & Friends

Friday, 15 April 2011 13:41| by: Refaat Alareer Gaza, (Pal Telegraph) – The timing, which comes days before Flotilla II, and the irreparable damage the crime did  the Palestinians tell of the Israeli hand lurking behind the doers. I do not know Vittorio Arrigoni in person, but me tears and heart do. Thousands of Gazans […]

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STAY HUMAN …Freedom Flotilla Renames Voyage in Honor of Vittorio Arrigoni

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Freedom Flotilla 2 Steering Committee April 15, 2011 (London) The murder of human rights activist, Vittorio Arrigoni, is a tragedy for his family, for those of us who knew him, and for the Palestinians who loved and admired him. The Steering Committee of Freedom Flotilla 2 condemns this senseless murder and the […]

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Hamas condemns murder of Italian ISM activist

[ 15/04/2011 – 10:55 AM ] GAZA, (PIC) The Islamic Resistance Movement (Hamas) has denounced in the strongest terms the kidnapping and subsequent murder of Italian peace activist Vittori Arrigoni, stressing that what has happened is “serious and shameful” and that “what this group has perpetrated does not reflect the culture or customs of the […]

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Widespread Palestinian Condemnation of Arrigoni Killing in Gaza

15.04.11 – 12:17 Gaza/Ramallah – PNN –   Vittorio Arrigoni, 36, was found dead on Friday morning in an abandoned house in Gaza City hours after a radical Salafi group kidnapped him on Thursday. Arrigoni sailing to Gaza The Palestinian police announced that after the kidnapping of Arrigoni police forces were deployed around the city in […]

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Italian peace activist killed in Gaza

PressTV | Fri Apr 15, 2011 6:3AM Italian peace activist Vittorio Arrigoni Palestinian resistance movement Hamas says a kidnapped Italian peace activist has been found dead in a home in the blockaded Gaza Strip. Vittorio Arrigoni, who was strangled to death, was abducted by a Salafi group, which is said to be an offshoot of […]

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Salafist Group Claims No connection With Murder Of Italian Activist

Friday April 15, 2011 11:08 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC News The Tawhid and Jihad fundamentalist Salafist group in Gaza, claimed it has no connection with the murder of Italian peace activist, Vittorio Arriogoni, whose body was found hanged on Friday at dawn. The group published a statement on the internet claiming that it had […]

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Italian peace activist killed in Gaza

Hamas rulers of the Strip confirm the arrest of one person in connection with the killing of Vittorio Arrigoni. AlJazeera | 15 Apr 2011 06:58 The kidnapping in Gaza would be the first since the abduction in 2007 of BBC’s Alan Johnston Hamas officials have said they found the body of an Italian peace activist based in Gaza […]

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Vittorio Arrigoni ISM journalist and human rights defender murdered in Gaza | April 14 2011

Vittorio has been active in the Palestine cause for almost 10 years. For the past two and a half years, he has been in Gaza with the International Solidarity Movement, monitoring human rights violations by Israel, supporting the Palestinian popular resistance against the Israeli occupation and disseminating information about the situation in Gaza to his […]

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Vittorio Arrigoni: a Friend, a Brother, a Humanist

SPECIAL TOPIC April 15, 2011 |  1 16 |  International Solidarity Movement |  Eva | In Gaza Vik I first heard of Vik before arriving in Gaza. Vik had just been injured by IOF water cannoning which shattered the windows of the fishing boat he was accompanying. Vik had some injuries from the shattered glass. When […]

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