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Hamas Criticizes PA Over US Consulate Blackwater Contract

PNN – Palestine News Network – 17.01.11 – 10:50 Bethlehem – PNN – The Islamic movement Hamas expressed its objection to the American hiring of the infamous Blackwater contracting firm, now under the name Xe Services Worldwide, for security services in the West Bank. Hamas called the move “a suspicious step” to protect Israeli and Fatah security agencies […]

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Fayyad: “Blackwater Is Not Operating In The West Bank”

Monday January 17, 2011 09:51 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies Palestinian Prime Minister, Dr. Salaam Faayyad, stated Sunday that the Palestinian Authority in the West Bank is not dealing with American security company, Blackwater, and that the United States hired Blackwater to provide protection for senior American figures visting the West Bank and […]

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Fayyad dismisses Blackwater allegations

Published today 22:15 RAMALLAH (Ma’an) — Palestinian Authority Prime Minister Salam Fayyad on Sunday dismissed allegations the PA was colluding with US security group Blackwater. Fayyad told Ma’an that the US hired the private security firm to protect senior American figures in the West Bank and Israel. He said the contract was assigned by the […]

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Hamas MPs: The place for Blackwater is the courts, not Palestine

[ 15/01/2011 – 09:19 AM ]   WEST BANK, (PIC)– Hamas MPs in the West Bank condemned the US for recently signing a security deal that would bring the Blackwater firm into the region, saying the place for the infamous security firm is the international criminal court in The Hague, and not Palestine. The US […]

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Blackwater Related Firm to Provide “Protective Security” in West Bank

Thursday, 13 January 2011 12:36 Tania Kepler for the Alternative Information Center (AIC) The U.S. State Department has awarded a 5 year, $84 million contract to a security group formerly connected to the infamous Blackwater firm, to provide “protective security” in the West Bank. International Development Solutions, a joint venture that includes U.S. Training Center, […]

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Hamas: PA colluding with US Blackwater

Published Jan, 13, 2011|  11:30 | Ma’an News Agency GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — Following an agreement that would give private US security group Blackwater access to the West Bank, Hamas spokesman Fawzi Barhoum said the move meant Palestinians were “under double attack.”   Chief of the PA security forces in the West Bank Adnan Dmeiri, […]

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US Hires Blackwater-affiliated Security Firm To Operate In The West Bank – International Middle East Media Center

Tuesday January 11, 2011 15:28 by Alessandra Bajec – IMEMC & Agencies The US State Department signed a deal with a company closely associated with the Blackwater security firm to provide “security services in the West Bank”, The Washington Post said on Monday. (photo from The Daily Mail) The new deal worth more than $84 […]

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US State Dept. hires Blackwater-linked firm for security in West Bank

[ 11/01/2011 – 11:02 AM ]   WASHINGTON, (PIC)– The US State Department signed an 84 million dollar a year contract with a company tightly affiliated with the infamous Blackwater security firm to provide security services in the West Bank over the next five years, the Washington Post said Monday. Blackwater was previously hired by […]

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Black Panthers and Palestine | Political Perspective

Jan-04-2011 21:28 Political Perspective by Tim King Salem-News.com The original Black Panther party’s position on Palestine’s quest for freedom. 1960s photo of Black Panther founder Huey Newton, right, with Black Panther Party co-founder Bobby Seale. (SALEM, Ore.) – There seems to be a clear parallel today between the FBI’s arrest of inert bomb suspects; alleged […]

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Black October of Ehud Barak: Decade to the Slaughter of Palestinians in Israel

October 2010. Ten years have passed since the slaughter of the Palestinian population in Israel, a slaughter orchestrated by Ehud Barak and, let’s not ever forget, Professor Shlomo Ben Ami. Two days prior, in areas around mosques and throughout the West Bank, primarily near the checkpoints, the Israeli army slaughtered tens of young, unarmed  Palestinians, […]

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