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OCHA: 23,000 Palestinian will be isolated when barrier is completed

[ 13/07/2012 – 09:55 PM ] Source: PIC RAMALLAH, (PIC)– The UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) this week issued a fact sheet about the segregation wall being built by the Israeli occupation and the impact it is having and will have on Palestinian lives when it is completed. According to OCHA, […]

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IOA resumes building the separation wall

[ PIC 05/07/2012 – 06:12 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation authority is to resume building the racist, separation wall in the West Bank and occupied Jerusalem within weeks. Israeli radio reported that Colonel Ofer Hindi, the officer responsible for the wall, delivered details of the plans to resume construction work in a […]

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#10Years2Long | European campaign against Israel’s apartheid wall launched in the Hague

[ PIC 02/07/2012 – 10:10 AM ] THE HAGUE, (PIC)– The Hague-based European initiative against the wall and settlements launched on Sunday an information campaign against Israel’s segregation wall and settlement expansion in the West Bank. “No to the wall … no to settlements” is the slogan for its campaign that includes sit-ins, protests, symposiums […]

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Concentrationcamp “West Bank” in the making: Netanyahu orders the building of a wall along the borders with Jordan

[ PIC 14/06/2012 – 11:20 AM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Israeli premier Benjamin Netanyahu has issued orders for the construction of a wall along the borders with Jordan, the Hebrew radio said. It quoted Eran Ofir, a member of the committee in charge of planning border fences, as saying that Netanyahu instructed the committee to study […]

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#VIDEO | THE ANNEXATION WALL: 10 YEARS TOO LONG ~ by @alhaq_org

Jun 9, 2012 Video by Alhaqhr This video marks the 10th Anniversary of the beginning of the construction of the Annexation Wall in the Occupied Palestinian Territory.On 9th July Al-Haq is launching a month of campaigning calling for the Wall to be dismantled in line with the ICJ Advisory Opinion of 2004. Visit the website […]

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Israel’s Southen Iron Barrier: Building Apartheid One Wall at a Time

Ethnic Cleansing – Topic | Settlement Construction – Category – Pictures Israeli military Chief of Staff, Lt. General Benny Gantz (R) walks along the fence of the southern kibbutz of Sufa, not far from the Gaza Strip border. (Photo: AFP – David Buimovitch) By: Mahdi al-Sayyed | Published Friday, November 18, 2011 Originally intended as […]

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One Injured, Two Arrested as Activists Try to Stop al-Walajeh Blasting

A Million Stories about the Zionist Rape of This World – in pictures PNN – Palestine News Network 13.11.11 – 19:47 PNN – As the Israeli prepared to blast a mountainside near the southern West Bank village of al-Walajeh to clear room for the wall, a group of Palestinian and international activists stood on the […]

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Occupy, Colonize, Exploit: The Economic Uses of the Separation Barrier

Hithabrut – Tarabut | Aug 19, 2011 In the occupied territories people are divided into two groups – masters and natives. The masters in the settlements have a certain law, Israeli, and they are subject to Israeli courts – outside of Israel. They are an enclave floating over the occupied West Bank. So what happens […]

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Israel plows farms paving way for apartheid wall extension in Bethlehem village

[ 26/07/2011 – 05:01 PM ] BETHLEHEM, (PIC)– Israeli bulldozers began early Tuesday morning plowing through ”vast” Palestinian farmlands and uprooting olive trees to pave the way for an extension of the apartheid wall in Al-Walaja village in western Bethlehem province. Tensions envelop the village as Israeli soldiers have suppressed locals, reporters, and dozens of […]

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Activists Break Through Israeli Annexation Barrier Near Qalandya

    Saturday July 09, 2011 23:45 by Kevin Murphy – IMEMC “Welcome to Palestine” participants have Saturday took part in demonstrations in solidarity with Palestinians protesting against Israel’s Annexation Wall in the West Bank city of Qalandya and the village of Nabi Salih. Demonstrators later took part in a act of civil disobedience when […]

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Israeli forces build sand barrier at Gaza border town

[ 09/06/2011 – 12:04 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Israeli occupation forces (IOF) mounting army tanks escorted three military bulldozers while building a huge sand barrier at the entrance to Khuza’a town, east of Khan Younis to the south of the Gaza Strip, on Thursday. Safa news agency said that the IOF troops fired smoke bombs […]

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Sparse funeral highlights villagers’ isolation

March 28, 2011 QALQILIYA (Ma’an) — A sparsely attended funeral on Sunday in a village surrounded by Israel’s separation wall highlighted the isolation of communities cut off from their neighbors and relatives. When Sheik A’tta Ash-Shu’ur, an elderly resident of Arab Ar-Ramadin Al-Janubi, passed away Sunday morning, village representative Kassab Ash-Shu’ur requested permission from the […]

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The First Demo Victim in 2011 | Murdered by Israel ‘s Inhumane Occupation Forces | Jawahar Abu Rahmah

Photo from Friday’s protest in Bil’in. (Photo: Hamde Abu Rahme) Jawahir Abu Rahmah, 36 year old woman from Bil’in Published  01/01/2011 11:41 RAMALLAH (Ma’an) – A Palestinian woman died Saturday morning after suffering intense tear-gas inhalation during an anti-wall rally in Bil’in on Friday, medics said. Palestinian medical sources in Ramallah said 36-year-old Jawahir Abu […]

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Apartheid Wall

Israel’s Apartheid Wall Introduction Israel’s West Bank Barrier has become the most visible manifestation of the Israeli military occupation and most pressing issue for Palestinians. Often misleadingly called a “fence”, the considerable structure snakes through the West Bank on Palestinian land, leaving Palestinians on the wrong side isolated from their land, extended families, and way […]

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