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#GazaUnderAttack – Israeli artillery shelling targets central Gaza

[ PIC 14/03/2012 – 12:49 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation forces on Tuesday night fired a number of artillery shells into the central Gaza Strip, but no casualties were reported, according to local sources. The PIC correspondent said that occupation tanks fired a number of artillery shells and opened machinegun fire towards the […]

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A Farewell to a Purity of Arms

By Richard Lightbown | Palestine Chronicle | March 14, 2012 In response to the recent Israeli attacks on the Gaza Strip Hillary Clinton repeated the political mantra “Israel has the right to self-defence”. The statement is absolutely true of course, but that right does not allow Israel to commit offensive strikes on its neighbours or […]

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#GazaUnderAttack – Israeli warplanes bomb north Gaza, no injuries

Maan News Agency | March 14, 2012   GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — Israeli warplanes bombed the northern Gaza Strip early Wednesday, causing damage but no injuries, casting uncertainty over a truce deal agreed 24 hours earlier. Israeli airstrikes hit an open area west of Gaza City, sparking a large fire that burned down a wood […]

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Yet Another Israeli Assassination Campaign ~ by @KawtherSalam

Dead body of a child found in the rubble of a house belonging to the Al Dayah family, that collapsed following Israeli forces’ operations in Gaza City, Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2009. Kawther Salam | March 14, 2012 In the latest campaign of incitement of the state of terrorism, “israel”, against the besieged Palestinians in the […]

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Palestinian boy dies of injuries from Israeli attacks

Palestinians stand atop the rubble of a building damaged after an Israeli air strike on Gaza March 14, 2012. PressTVWed Mar 14, 2012 10:28AM GMT A Palestinian boy has died of his wounds, bringing to 26 the number of people killed in Israel’s four-day assault on the Gaza Strip. The latest death occurred on Wednesday […]

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Child dies from injuries after Gaza violence

Maan News Agency | March 14, 2012 GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — A seven-year-old boy died on Wednesday morning from injuries suffered in an Israeli airstrike two days earlier, medics said. Baraka Al-Mughrabi was seriously wounded in an explosion that killed 15-year-old schoolboy Nayif Shaaban Qarmout in the northern Gaza Strip on Monday, medical spokesman Adham […]

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#GazaUnderAttack – March 14, 2012 – Photography

March 14, 2012 For who does not understand the need or concept of resistance of Palestine, recommended read: History of Resistance | The Eagle of Palestine Special Topic | All Israeli Massacres on Palestinians iRemember… | Confirmed Names of Martyrs Occupation 2011 * Special Topic | Ethnic Cleansing Israeli escalation in Gaza | A “cover-up […]

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Burying Nayif Qarmout – Photography by @rosa_schiano

by Nathan Stuckey | 13 March 2012 | International Solidarity Movement, Gaza Nayif Qarmout was killed by an Israeli missile today at 9:30 A.M. He was 14 years old. Five other teenagers with him were injured, Tamer Azzam, 16, Mu’ayyad al-Qanou’, 18, Hani al-Qanou’, 16, Salih Qarmout, 14; and Sa’eed al-Attar, 14. The boys were […]

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Israeli minister: Gaza campaign should have been stronger

Maan News Agency | March 13, 2012 TEL AVIV, Israel (Ma’an) — The latest military campaign in Gaza should have been stronger, the country’s internal security minister said Tuesday after a ceasefire with Palestinian armed groups. Yitzhak Aharonovich said that “This round was too long, unnecessarily so, and we should have increased our response. We […]

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Silent Palestinian Warriors ~ by Ramzy Baroud

Ramzy Baroud On March 8, Palestinian women rallied in Gaza and Ramallah to mark International Women’s Day. Activities were held in various cities, villages and refugee camps. Women in Palestine are united by a shared struggle, untold hardship, and also a legendary ability to withstand, survive and flourish under the harshest of circumstances. Even those […]

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Funeral of 15-yr old Nayif Qarmout, killed in Israeli airstrike on Gaza 12-03-2012 – video by @rosa_schiano

by rosaingaza on Mar 13, 2012 At approximately 9:20 am on Monday 12 March 2012,an Israeli aircraft fired a missile killing Nayif Qarmout, 15 years old. He went to the school that morning but there was no class, so, he came back. He was playing with his friends while the missile killed him in Jabalia, […]

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Ismael Haniyeh visits wounded of Israeli aggression on Gaza – March 13, 2012 – Photography

March 13, 2012 Photography by AbuKareeM عدسة عضو شبكة فلسطين للحوار http://www.facebook.com/paldf For who does not understand the need or concept of resistance of Palestine, recommended read: History of Resistance | The Eagle of Palestine Special Topic | All Israeli Massacres on Palestinians iRemember… | Confirmed Names of Martyrs Occupation 2011 * Special Topic | […]

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Obama gave Netanyahu the green light to attack Gaza Strip

Two Palestinian teenagers have been injured in a gun attack by Israeli soldiers in the besieged Gaza Strip. PRESSTV March 13, 2012 Israeli soldiers opened fire on a group of Palestinian mourners in Gaza City on Tuesday and injured two teenagers. The group was holding a funeral for two Palestinians killed in an Israeli airstrike […]

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Islamic Jihad, PRC say committed to truce with Israel

Maan News Agency | March 13, 2012 GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — Islamic Jihad said on Tuesday it would adhere to its commitments under a truce deal brokered by Egypt to end four days of fighting with Israel that killed 25 Palestinians in the Gaza Strip. Jihad leader Daoud Shihab told Ma’an the deal was reached […]

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IOF troops fire at funeral in violation of calm

[PIC 13/03/2012 – 04:55 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Three Palestinian citizens were wounded on Tuesday at the hands of Israeli occupation forces (IOF) while participating in a funeral procession of two martyrs who fell in the Israeli air raid on Monday night. Spokesman of the higher committee for ambulance and emergency Adham Abu Salmiya said […]

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