Tag Archives: borders

Veteran politician says no return to negotiations without a halt to settlements and recognition of June 1967 borders

Related: Israel. Not looking for Peace. Nor Talks. But this… MEMO | Febr 6, 2012 A senior member of the PLO’s Executive Committee has stressed that the organisation will not return to the negotiating table without a complete halt to Israeli settlement activity and the recognition of the June 1967 borders as the basis of […]

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Israeli navy arrests five journalists aboard solidarity flotilla #FreedomWaves, two still held

Press Release #FREEDOMWAVES | Topic FreedomWaves | Category Flotilla | Pictures Published on Tuesday 8 November 2011. Reporters Without Borders firmly condemns the arrest of five journalists who were aboard two Gaza-bound solidarity vessels that the Israeli navy intercepted on 4 November to prevent them from breaking Israel’s naval blockade of the Gaza Strip. Two […]

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Bibi’s hand is “outstretched,” alright

A Million Stories about the Zionist Rape of This World – in pictures Tuesday, October 11 2011| Larry Derfner | +972Magazine For all those who think Netanyahu’s offer of negotiations “without preconditions” is fair, who think Abbas is the intransigent one for insisting first on a settlement freeze and agreement to the ‘67 borders with […]

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West Bank Under Strict Closure As Israel Celebrates Rosh Hashanah

Note: As with every Israeli holiday, Israel closes the West Bank hermetically not only on borders, but also at checkpoints and restricts freedom of movement even more, reduced to total emprisonment and leading to a severe form of collective punishment. Wednesday September 28, 2011 03:25 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies The Israeli army […]

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Talks must be based on pre-67 borders

Abbas’ Speech at UNGA – full text | Abbas’ Speech at UNGA – video Netanyahu Speech at the UN – in pictures PressTV – Sat Sep 24, 2011 11:8PM GMT Acting Palestinian Authority (PA) Chief Mahmoud Abbas The acting Palestinian Authority (PA) chief has rejected a proposal by the Middle East Quartet that calls for […]

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Netanyahu Holds Talks On “Possible Borders For Palestinian State”

Wednesday August 31, 2011 05:19 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies Israeli political sources reported that Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, has been holding talks, in recent months, with reserve Maj. Gen. Dani Terza, who drew a West Bank withdrawal map based on a request by the former Israeli Prime Minister, Ehud Olmert. The […]

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Israel boosts military presence on borders with Egypt, Gaza

[ 29/08/2011 – 01:53 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– The Israeli chief of staff Benny Gantz has ordered boosting military presence along the borders with Egypt and the Gaza Strip after alleged intelligence reports on a new attack on Israeli targets near them. The Hebrew radio said on Monday that the reports pointed to Islamic […]

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Egyptian authorities blast tunnel on borders with Gaza

[ 03/08/2011 – 12:18 PM ] RAFAH, (PIC)– Egyptian authorities blasted a tunnel on the borders with the Gaza Strip on Tuesday that was used to smuggle food and other goods into the besieged Strip. Palestinian sources and locals in the Rafah border town said that they heard the explosion to the west of the […]

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Israel expands its borders into Europe

  Recent clampdowns on Palestinian solidarity activists underscore Israel’s ability to outsource its security operations. Dahr Jamail Last Modified: 12 Jul 2011 09:57 | Aljazeera   French police at Charles de Gaulle airport, where several airlines stopped dozens of Palestinian solidarity activists heading for a ‘fly-in’ protest in Israel from boarding planes in Paris [REUTERS] […]

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Israel PM agrees to return to 1967 borders

Published today (updated) 23/06/2011 20:44 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has reportedly agreed to peace talks based on 1967 borders on the condition that the Palestinians recognize Israel as a Jewish state and solve the Palestinian refugee issue outside of Israel’s borders, Israeli daily Maariv reported today. Netanyahu announced the position to […]

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Texts twisted to ‘prove’ 1967 borders never existed

June 6, 2011 | Jews for Justice for Palestinians Letter to the UN Secretary General: A UN Resolution to Recognize a Palestinian State within the “1967 Borders” Would Be Illegal Published May 2011 by Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs The following is a letter drafted jointly by lawyers of the Legal Forum for Israel and […]

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IOF deploys large force along Arab borders ahead of Naksa Day protests

[ 31/05/2011 – 09:06 PM | PIC ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– The Israel occupation forces (IOF) has deployed  extra forces along the border with Syria and Lebanon as events marking the anniversary of the 1967 occupation of Palestine draw nearer, Haaretz reported on Monday. The move comes to avoid a repeat of what happened as Palestinian […]

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Palestinians to march on Israel borders Sunday #Jun5

  Palestinians will march on Israel’s borders from neighbouring Arab states on Sunday to mark the 1967 Six Day War, a top Fatah commander said, calling on the United Nations to protect the protesters AFP , Tuesday 31 May 2011 | Ahram Online “We, who hope to return to our lands in Palestine, are planning […]

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‘Open’ Borders Do Not Open Economy

By Mel Frykberg |  IPS ipsnews.net RAMALLAH, May 24, 2011 (IPS) – Despite the Egyptian revolution, which ousted Israeli ally and former Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak, and despite Israel’s claim to have eased the blockade on Gaza following last year’s bloody clashes on the ill-fated Mavi Marmara flotilla, the coastal territory’s economy remains crippled thanks […]

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US reaffirms stance on Palestine borders

PressTV –  Tue May 24, 2011 2:25AM US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has reaffirmed the US stance that the borders of a Palestinian state should be based on the 1967 borders. During a joint press conference with British Foreign Secretary William Hague in London on Monday, Clinton said, […]

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