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UN committee slams Israeli forces’ torture of Palestinian children

Palestinian children play near the Shati refugee camp in Gaza City on 19 June 2013. (Photo: AFP – Mohammed Abed) Al Akhbar English | Published Thursday, June 20, 2013 A United Nations human rights body accused Israel on Thursday of mistreating Palestinian children, including by torturing those in custody and using others as human shields. […]

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Photo essay: Israeli soldiers sing “We wish your whole village would burn down” to residents of Nabi Saleh

17th May 2013 | International Solidarity Movement, Team Ramallah | Nabi Saleh, Occupied Palestine Today Palestinian, international and Israeli activists marched towards a well that was stolen from the village of Nabi Saleh by the establishment of Halamish illegal settlement. As activists walked down the hill towards the well, Israeli soldiers shot tear gas at […]

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Israel‘s Formula for a Starvation Diet : How 400 Trucks to Feed Gaza Became Just 67 ~ by Jonathan Cook

Note by occpal: Near Starvation Policies Silenced by media in 2010 (Source) Jonathan Cook |  Dissident Voice | October 24th, 2012 Six and a half years go, shortly after Hamas won the Palestinian national elections and took charge of Gaza, a senior Israeli official described Israel’s planned response. “The idea,” he said, “is to put […]

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Palestinian young man electrocuted, brutally beaten in Silwan

[ PIC 29/09/2012 – 09:28 AM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation forces on Friday evening kidnapped a 20-year old young man in Silwan district and physically assaulted him using a stun gun. Director of Wadi Hilwa center Jawad Siyam said Israeli soldiers brutally attacked Mohamed Zeitoun without reason. Siyam added that there were […]

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Occupation releases wild boars (again) east of Jenin to destroy olive crops

[ 23/09/2012 – 11:52 AM ] JININ,(PIC)– The Israeli Occupation forces released dozens of wild boars into Palestinian agricultural fields in towns of Aannin,Tura and Barta’a, in Jenin district, in order to damage the crops and olive trees, the villagers reported. The Agricultural Assembly in Annin confirmed, in a press statement on Saturday, that large […]

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Palestinian Man Assaulted while Unconscious by Israeli Soldiers in al-Nabi Saleh

Al HaqThursday, 20 September 2012 19:51 – 10-16 September – Ref.: 211/2012 Since December 2009, the residents of al-Nabi Saleh (Ramallah governorate) have been carrying out peaceful demonstrations every Friday to protest the ‘Halamish’ settlement’s appropriation of their land and spring water. In response, the Israeli army has regularly resorted to excessive and disproportionate use […]

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