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Israel to finish works on wall isolating Jerusalem this year

[ 17/01/2011 – 05:46 PM ]   OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– The Israeli army announced construction should be finished on a wall surrounding the city of Jerusalem in a about a year. The wall, dubbed “the Jerusalem envelope”, is set to isolate the holy city from neighboring Palestinian communities. According to the plan, approved by the […]

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‘Palestinian home demolitions soar’

Press TV | Tue Jan 4, 2011 4:40PM The demolition of Palestinian homes in East al-Quds is an Israeli plot to drive the Palestinian residents out of the city, an Israeli rights group said. Israel has increased the demolition of Palestinian homes in East al-Quds (Jerusalem) as part of a “broad policy” to drive Palestinians […]

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MKs Call for Boycott of Israeli Rawabi Companies – International Middle East Media Center

Monday January 03, 2011 15:49 by Ane Irazabal – IMEMC & Agencies Forty-eight Knesset members have signed a petition calling for the boycott of Israeli companies involved in building the new Palestinian city of Rawabi, Israeli daily Haaretz reported. (Image from Mondoweiss) The petition also has called on the Israeli cabinet to boycott the 20 […]

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Israelis replace parts of Jerusalem Old City walls with Jewish symbols

[ 29/12/2010 – 08:36 PM ]   OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Israel in an alleged project to restore and maintain Jerusalem’s city walls has replaced some of the structure’s original features with stones marked with Jewish biblical symbols, one of them depicting the alleged temple, and another a six-pointed star, the Aqsa heritage foundation in Jerusalem […]

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Israeli Companies to Build Palestinian City, Sign Pledge not to use Settlement Products

Tuesday, 28 December 2010 12:25 Alternative Information Center (AIC) Israeli army radio reported this morning (28 December) that some twenty Israeli companies signed contracts with the Palestinian Authority to build the planned city of Rawabi, while committing themselves not to use raw materials, products or services originating in Israeli settlements in the West Bank, East […]

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Bakirat: Israel taking steps to Judaize Jerusalem city wall

[ 20/12/2010 – 08:20 PM ]   OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– President of Jerusalem’s Aqsa Academy Najih Bakirat accused Israel of making deliberate changes to the historic city walls of Jerusalem when placing a stone from the alleged temple scene near the Sahira Gate. Since the occupation in 1967, Israeli authorities have been trying to change […]

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Aqsa preacher calls for Arab and Islamic conference to save holy city and Mosque

[ 18/12/2010 – 02:21 PM ]   OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Preacher of the Aqsa Mosque Sheikh Mohamed Salim called on Friday on the Arab and Islamic worlds to organiza a conference and a summit meeting in support of the occupied city of Jerusalem and the holy Aqsa Mosque. Sheikh Salim said it is time for […]

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15 injured in Silwan in Jerusalem

[ 15/10/2010 – 09:57 PM ]   OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Clashes between residents of the Silwan suburb in occupied Jerusalem and IOF troops broke out anew on Friday afternoon resulting in 15 Palestinians being injured and dozens suffering breathing difficulties as a result of inhaling teargas. Local sources said that IOF troops and occupation police […]

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MSD files complaint in Geneva to stop Israel from exiling Jerusalemite officials

[ 07/10/2010 – 04:41 PM ]   OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Al-Maqdesi for society development (MSD) organization said it filed a complaint with the UN human rights council in Geneva to prevent Israel from exiling four Jerusalemite elected officials from their native city. MSD noted it took this step after it issued a statement illustrating the […]

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