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Amnesty International calls on #Israel to free Palestinian prisoner Bassem Tamimi

Bassem Tamimi (file photo) PressTV | Thu Nov 8, 2012 3:34AM GMT Amnesty International (AI) has called on Israel to free a Palestinian activist, who was handed down a four-month prison sentence for participating in a demonstration against illegal Israeli settlements. On Tuesday, a military court in Israel sentenced Bassem Tamimi and fined him 5,000 […]

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Occupation Authority Releases Palestinian Prisoner

QATAR NEWS AGENCY MARCH 2 2012 Ramallah, March 02 (QNA) – The Israeli occupation authorities has released Naji Al-Tamimi, an activist leader from the Popular Palestinian Popular Resistance Movement (Uprising) after nearly a year of prison. Al-Tamimi was sentenced to a one year prison term and a ten thousand shekels a financial fine after being […]

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Israel keeps targeting the Abu Rahma Family – Anti-Wall Activist Ashraf Abu Rahma Sentenced to over 6 Months in Jail

Palestine’s Prisoners | Pictures | Topic | Category – Torture | History | Category Date : 15/1/2012 | WAFA NEWS AGENCY RAMALLAH, January 15, 2012 (WAFA) – The Israeli military court of Ofer Sunday sentenced Anti-Wall and settlements activist, Ashraf Abu Rahma from Bilin village, west of Ramallah, to six and half months under the […]

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Action Alert | Free Bassem and Naji Tamimi

18 May 2011 | Popular Struggle Coordination Committee | International Solidarity Movement Recent events have once more proven the potency of civil resistance, and its ability to bring about change and end injustice. From the Arab Spring to the recent demonstrations commemorating the Nakba, ordinary people are affecting change. While Abdallah Abu Rahmah is finally […]

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Israeli Soldiers Arrest Bassem Tamimi, Coordinator of Nabi Saleh Popular Committee

March 25, 2011 | Popular Struggle Coordination Committee Bassem Tamimi, coordinator of the Nabi Saleh popular committee, was arrested when dozens of soldiers raided his house at noon today beating his wife and daughter in the process. Only yesterday the military court had ordered the indefinite remand of Naji Tamimi, another member of the Nabi […]

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AN AMERICAN ACTIVIST FINDS LIGHT IN THE DARKNESS OF PALESTINE

Posted by desertpeace on Friday, January 21, 2011 at 11:37 am. Despair and heartbreak are commonplace among the Palestinians I met. And yet, in the words and actions of Palestinians like Omar Barghouti, a leader in the Palestin­ian-led boycott, divestment and sanctions movement, there is reason for hope. It’s a sentiment echoed by Allam Jarrar, […]

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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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Bil’in protester Jawaher Abu Rahmah, 36, dies of asphyxiation caused by tear gas inhalation

by Jonathan Pollak on January 1, 2011 · 0 comments Like 0 1 Retweet Photo from Friday’s protest in Bil’in. (Photo: Hamde Abu Rahme) From a Popular Struggle Coordination Committee press release: Jawaher Abu Rahmah, 36, was evacuated to the Ramallah hospital yesterday after inhaling massive amounts of tear-gas during the weekly protest in Bil’in, […]

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