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Ahrar center asks WHO to solve Gaza medicine crisis

[ 15/06/2011 – 06:35 PM ] NABLUS, (PIC)– The Ahrar center for prisoners’ studies and human rights has called on the World Health Organization (WHO) and its chairperson to swiftly intervene and solve the medicine crisis in the Gaza Strip. Fuad Al-Khafsh, the director of the center, said in a statement on Wednesday that news […]

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Israeli Military Asks Palestinian Detainee to Pay for Own Surgery

PNN – Palestine News Network -26.05.11 – 13:44  Jerusalem – PNN – The Palestinian detainees and ex-detainees society announced on Thursday that the Israeli military prison administration has asked Ahmed Assofor to pay the expenses of a surgery he needs. Israeli Military Detention Center Assofor was arrested on Nov. 24, 2009 as he was leaving […]

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NGO asks world help ahead of Israeli prisoner rights suit

[ 26/04/2011 – 05:44 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– The Mandela prisoner affairs organization in Palestine has asked for global backing as it proceeds to file a lawsuit against the Israeli prison authority over the continued isolation of Palestinian prisoner Ahmed Youssef Ahmed al-Maghrabi. Maghrabi has been detained since May 27, 2002 and dealt 18 life […]

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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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US Senate asks UN to rescind Gaza War report

April 15, 2011 WASHINGTON (AFP) — The US Senate asked the United Nations to rescind a report on the Gaza War after its lead author expressed doubt over his conclusion that Israel targeted civilians during the 2008-2009 offensive. The Senate resolution calls on UN Human Rights Council members “to reflect the author’s repudiation of the […]

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Abbas asks Arab League for urgent meeting

April 9, 2011 CAIRO (Ma’an) — The Arab League Council will hold an emergency meeting on Sunday to discuss what has been described as a serious escalation of hostilities by Israel, at the request of President Mahmoud Abbas. Member of the PLO executive committee Sa’eb Erekat told PA news agency WAFA, that Abbas asked the […]

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Gaza flotilla asks world protection after Israel threatens to attack

[ 04/04/2011 – 09:52 PM ] BRUSSELS, (PIC)– The European campaign to end the siege on Gaza, a chief organizer of the second Freedom Flotilla, has called for world intervention after Israeli officials threatened publically that the military would attack the convoy if it proceeded to break the Israeli blockade enforced against the Gaza Strip. […]

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Israel asks its citizens to leave Sinai immediately

03/04/2011 – 12:03 PM NAZARETH, (PIC)– Israeli security apparatuses warned Israelis against travelling to the Egyptian Sinai Peninsula, to which they enter without visas, citing warnings of possible abduction of citizens to trade them for Palestinian or Arab prisoners. The Hebrew radio on Saturday quoted a security source as saying that it was dangerous to […]

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Israeli Minister joins call for removal of pro-Palestinian Facebook page

by Jillian C. York on March 27, 2011 | Mondoweiss Last week, I wrote about AllFacebook.com’s Editor, Jackie Cohen, using her platform as a bully pulpit to encourage “friends of Israel” to report a Facebook Page calling for an intifada (uprising) in the Palestinian territories in the hopes of getting it taken down.  Apparently, Cohen […]

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Young man takes imam’s place at Ramallah mosque

March 19, 2011 RAMALLAH (Ma’an) — As the imam of a mosque in central Ramallah prepared to give his sermon, hundreds of worshipers were surprised when a young man took the microphone and said the voice of the youth should be heard. Worshipers at the Abdul Nasser mosque told Ma’an that the imam went up […]

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PRC asks new Egyptian gov’t to lift the siege on Gaza

[ 05/03/2011 – 02:29 PM ]   GAZA, (PIC)– The Popular Resistance Committees and its armed wing have called on the new Egyptian government led by Essam Sharaf to immediately lift the “strangling” siege on the Gaza Strip. The PRC called in a statement on Saturday for completely opening the Rafah border terminal between Egypt […]

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Hamas condemns detention of MP, asks Abbas to halt security coordination

[ 11/01/2011 – 11:03 AM ]   GAZA, (PIC)– Hamas movement strongly denounced the Israeli occupation forces (IOF) for detaining MP Dr. Omar Abdelrazeq from his hometown in Salfit at dawn Tuesday. The movement in a statement said that the repeated detentions of Palestinian lawmakers target paralyzing their role in defense of the Palestinian people […]

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Abu Zuhri asks Al-Jazeera to investigate fabricated report

[ 03/01/2011 – 04:34 PM ]   GAZA, (PIC)– Hamas said on Monday that the report by Al-Jazeera correspondent Jivara Al-Budairi on Sunday about an alleged strike by detainees in Gaza was totally fabricated. Dr. Sami Abu Zuhri, a Hamas spokesman, said in a press release that the report, which shows relatives of four detainees […]

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Gaza asks UN to clarify its stand on Serry’s statements

[ 23/12/2010 – 10:22 AM ]   GAZA, (PIC)– The Palestinian government in Gaza called on the UN Wednesday to clarify its position on statements made by its envoy to the Mideast Robert Serry justifying Israeli aggression on the Gaza Strip. We were surprised today by official statements issued by the UN Middle East envoy […]

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International campaign asks for world support to Jerusalemite MPs

[ 22/12/2010 – 09:36 AM ]   GAZA, (PIC)– The international campaign to release detained Palestinian lawmakers in Israeli occupation jails has called on all free parliamentarians of the world to support their Palestinian colleagues and to trek all means to block the serious Israeli schemes aimed at deporting Jerusalemite MPs. MP Mushir Al-Masri, the […]

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