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Khudari: Arab FMs should ask Kerry to end Israeli occupation

[ PIC 29/04/2013 – 07:55 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– MP Jamal Al-Khudari, the head of the committee against siege, has asked the Arab foreign ministers to adopt a unified stand during talks with US secretary of state John Kerry. Khudari called on Monday for bigger Arab role in mobilizing Arab potentials to influence the American […]

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US to Ask for a timetable for an Israeli withdrawal from the WB

“Settling” constitutes a warcime according to international law and ICC statute. Even under US’ own military legislations’ Law resources below this article DRAH | March 5, 2013   Gaza,(DRAH.ps)– US President Barack Obama is going to demand a timetable for an Israeli withdrawal from the occupied West Bank during his visit to Israel later this […]

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#PalHunger | Arab League asks UN to hold session on Palestinian prisoners

[ PIC 07/05/2012 – 11:23 AM ] CAIRO, (PIC)– The Arab League decided to ask the UN general assembly to convene a special session to discuss the issue of Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails. This came in an extraordinary meeting held Sunday by the Arab League at the level of permanent representatives who listened to […]

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Ask Harper to demand Israel return the Tahrir

The Canadian Boat to Gaza blog The Canadian Boat to Gaza blog will keep you up to date on fundraising and organizing efforts in support of the ‘Tahrir’, a Canadian boat which is currently part of the ‘Freedom Waves to Gaza’. Bloggers will report from on board the Tahrir and on support activities in Halifax, […]

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Palestinian officials urge controversial fatwa’s reversal (Incl hadith sahih)

Habib Toumi, Bureau Chief GulfNews February 28, 2012 Manama: The Palestinian ambassador to Bahrain has rejected a controversial fatwa (religious edict) that prohibits non-Palestinians from visiting Palestine. “Arabs and Muslims should not equate prisoners with jailers,” Taha Mohammad Abdul Qadir said, referring to Palestinians and Israelis. “Visiting Palestine does not mean in any way normalising […]

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Palestinian businessmen ask for European pressure to end Gaza siege

[ 24/07/2011 – 07:46 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– A delegation of the Palestinian businessmen society in Gaza asked representatives of European Union’s Palestine office to pressure Israel into ending its siege of Gaza and opening all commercial crossings. The discussion on Saturday tackled means of reconstructing Gaza and hindrances impeding reconstruction. The delegates emphasized the […]

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Gaza fishermen ask for international protection in Gaza waters

[ 27/05/2011 – 11:17 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Hundreds of fishermen in the besieged Gaza Strip have urged the international community to provide them with international protection against the Israeli maritime blockade that denied them their main source of sustenance. The call of the fishermen came as they held a sit-in near the fishermen wharf […]

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Israel asks UN to help stop Freedom Flotilla 2

[ 16/04/2011 – 07:50 AM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– The Israeli government addressed messages to many countries and to the UN to help stop the Freedom Flotilla 2 slated to set sail to the Gaza Strip next month carrying humanitarian aid. The Hebrew radio said on Friday that Israel’s ambassador to the UN Meron Reuben […]

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Haneyya gov’t asks Arab League to activate its resolutions

11/04/2011 – 09:53 AM GAZA, (PIC)– The Gaza government of Ismail Haneyya has called on the Arab League to seriously follow up implementation of its resolutions regarding the Israeli aggression on the Gaza Strip. It said in a statement on Sunday that it appreciated the speedy meeting of the League to discuss the aggression, adding […]

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Arab League to ask Security Council to impose no-fly zone over Gaza

10/04/2011 – 04:00 PM CAIRO, (PIC)– Arab League Secretary-General Amr Moussa said it was decided that the United Nations Arab group would ask for a meeting of the UN Security Council aimed at stopping the Israeli aggression and enforcing a no-fly zone over Gaza. The Arab League has also asked the UN, Security Council and the […]

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Gaza officials ask EU to step in after Goldstone comments

April 5, 2011 GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — Over 100 Palestinian figures from Gaza Strip sent a letter of protest to the EU Representative in Palestine, after delegates voted against a move forward on the recommendations of the Goldstone Report at the UN. “Our Palestinian people feel shocked and angered regarding the European vote on Friday, […]

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Gaza rights group asks govts to respect peaceful assembly

Published Mar 14, 2011  19:08 GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — The Gaza-based Al-Mezan Center for Human Rights reminded Palestinian governments Monday of the right to freedom of assembly under the Palestinian legal code, ahead of planned demonstrations in the West Bank and Gaza. “Force must not be used against peaceful assemblies and participants apart from in […]

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IOF troops detain 12 Palestinians, ask people on Egypt

[ 01/02/2011 – 10:56 AM ]   RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Israeli occupation forces (IOF) rounded up 12 Palestinians in the West Bank after forcing their families out of their homes in the cold winter weather in pre dawn raids on Tuesday. The Israeli radio said that the “wanted” Palestinians were detained in Qalqilia, Ramallah, and Bethlehem, […]

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Israeli activist to judge: “I won’t ask for leniency or express remorse”

Tel Aviv, 27 December 2010. On the day that marks the second anniversary of Israel’s three-week war on Gaza, also known as Operation Cast Lead, an Israeli activist was sentenced to three months in jail for protesting Israel’s military blockade and siege on the Palestinian territory. Jonathan Pollak, a political activist who is involved in […]

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Hamas MPs: Asking the PA to recognize the Jewish state bias against the victim

[ 14/10/2010 – 10:38 AM ]   GAZA, (PIC)– The Hamas change and reform parliamentary bloc said that the US administration’s attempt to pressure the Palestinian Authority (PA) to recognize Israel as a state for the Jewish people is a blatant bias in favor of the executioner against the victim. The parliamentary bloc stressed in […]

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