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First deal clinched to bring building materials to Gaza via Rafah crossing

[ 10/03/2011 – 10:24 AM ]   GAZA, (PIC)– The Arab and International Commission to Build Gaza has clinched the first ever formal deal that would bring construction materials into the Gaza Strip through the Rafah border crossing. The AICBG lauded the Egyptian army and new government in Egypt for allowing the first bag of […]

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Israel’s widespread use of depleted uranium causes growing cancer problem in Gaza at PS.HADNEWS.COM

Posted by gazasolidarity on Friday, March 4, 2011 at 12:20 pm. Israel’s illegal and reckless use of depleted uranium against Gaza’s civilian population has led to a huge spike in cancer cases. The number of cancer patients has been climbing in Gaza due to the use of depleted uranium by the Israeli military during its […]

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Israel Examining Ways to Protect Its Troops From Legal Action

Article Date: 10:06 2011/03/05 Article ID: 0010 Occupied Al Quds, March 05 (QNA) – Israel is examining ways of protecting army officers and soldiers from legal action that may be taken against them abroad because of their activities in the Gaza Strip. Last November, a list of some 200 Israeli “war criminals” was published on […]

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ei: The circles in the sky over Gaza

Yasmeen El Khoudary writing from the occupied Gaza Strip, Live from Palestine, 7 February 2011 The sky over Gaza City, 21 January 2011. (Yasmeen El Khoudary) People keep talking of a new war. They tell you about their neighbors — they’re probably too shy to admit that its their family, not their neighbors — who […]

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Housing Ministry criticizes UNRWA’s ‘weak’ role in Gaza reconstruction

[ 07/02/2011 – 12:25 PM ]   GAZA, (PIC)– The Ministry of Public Works and Housing urged the UN Relief Works Agency to shoulder responsibility in rebuilding the war-torn Gaza, criticizing the ”weak, partisan” role it has so far played. ”The UN has played a partisan role in rebuilding Gaza,” the ministry said in a […]

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IDF soldiers detail war crimes as Israel set out to ‘cleanse’ Gaza during 2008 war

Posted by gazasolidarity on Tuesday, January 25, 2011 at 9:27 am. The more the Israeli government lies, the more the truth will out. Interviews with the minority of truly moral soldiers in the IDF are starting to speak out openly about the war crimes committed by their comrades and how those crimes were directed from […]

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Redevelopment of Gaza begins

Wednesday, 19 January 2011 19:00 EXCLUSIVE PICTURES The Palestinian Prime Minister in Gaza has laid a foundation stone to mark the first phase of the extensive reconstruction required in the Gaza Strip. Ismail Haniyeh was attending a special ceremony for the purpose in Tawam, north of Gaza City. Mr. Haniyeh confirmed that the government has […]

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Wikileaks Cables on Israel’s Gaza Onslaught

January 19, 2011 A CounterPunch Special Investigation US was Cheerleader for Massacre Wikileaks Cables on Israel’s Gaza Onslaught By KATHLEEN CHRISTISON CounterPunch has accessed Wikileaks’ file of cables on Israel’s Gaza assault two years ago (Operation Cast Lead, December 27, 2008 through January 18, 2009). Though the cables often  simply rehash Israeli press reporting, providing  […]

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Hawks eye former Israeli minister Livni

Jan 18, 2011 11:46 PM | By Sapa The Hawks have deliberated whether there were grounds to apply for an arrest warrant for former Israeli foreign minister Tzipi Livni, due in South Africa this month, for her role in the 2008-200909 Gaza war.   Former Israeli Foreign Minister Tzipi Livni Related Articles Israel’s Barak breaks […]

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AIUK : Gaza: New demand for justice over Gaza conflict on two-year ‘anniversary’

    Posted: 18 January 2011 ‘A denial of justice is a recipe for future bloodshed’ – Kate Allen New film shows ‘Day In The Life’ of those affected Amnesty International is marking the two-year “anniversary” of the end of the 2008-9 Gaza conflict with a “global day of action” on 18 January calling for […]

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The Buzz – #Gaza2 | SocialEyez’s Blog

Posted on January 13, 2011 by socialeyez On December 27, 2008, Israel launched “Operation Cast Lead”, with a surprise air strike on the Gaza strip, formally beginning the Gaza War. Israel began the operation in response to Hamas’ “Operation Oil Stain” rocket fire, and an armed conflict with Hamas would commence for three weeks taking […]

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Leaked US cables offer details of Israeli Gaza strategy

Monster & Critics | Jan 5, 2011, 13:12 GMT   Oslo – Israel informed the United States of its intent to keep the economy in Hamas-ruled Gaza at ‘the lowest level’ without triggering ‘a humanitarian crisis,’ a Norwegian daily said Wednesday, citing leaked US diplomatic cables. The decisions included how much Israeli currency is allowed […]

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‘World conscience defends Palestine’

PressTV –  Tue Jan 4, 2011 7:13AM Interview with Suhail al-Natour, member of Democratic Front for Liberation of Palestine, Mahmoud al-Hirthani, Director of Center of Political Studies in Gaza and Richard Millett, Israel connect Gaza war |It has been two years since Israel launched its war on the Gaza Strip and tensions are still high […]

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Jihad: Arab impotence, international collusion encourages Israeli aggression

[ 30/12/2010 – 10:26 AM ]   GAZA, (PIC)– The Islamic Jihad movement in Palestine has said that the Gaza Strip was under “aggression by installment” on the part of the Israeli occupation forces. Jihad leader Sheikh Khader Habib told Al-Alam satellite channel on Wednesday night that if the “Zionist enemy” goes too far in […]

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Detained journalist questions right to freedom of speech for Palestinians

West Bank security forces allegedly held George Canawati for five days after he reported on tensions within Fatah party Harriet Sherwood in Bethlehem guardian.co.uk, Wednesday 29 December 2010 17.20 GMT Article history Palestinian security forces detained journalist George Canawati for five days without charge or explanation. Photograph: Abed al-Hashlamoun/EPAAn independent West Bank journalist detained for […]

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