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Abu Zuhri slams Abbas’s claim of right to form transition government

REFUSING TO DIE IN SILENCE – Video [ 03/10/2011 – 07:28 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Hamas spokesman Sami Abu Zuhri has objected to statements by Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas on his claim to the right of responsibility in forming the transition government. He called the statement a major step backward from the reconciliation deal […]

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Arab League criticises claim that siege of Gaza is legitimate

Monday, 05 September 2011 16:30 | MEMO The Arab League has criticized the United Nations for issuing a report which claims that Israel’s blockade of the Gaza Strip is legitimate. Such a position, said the League’s spokesman, harms the UN’s reputation, having declared previously that the siege imposed on Gaza’s million and a half Palestinians […]

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The ‘untamed wildernesses’ of Israeli and American colonialism

by Paul Mutter on August 17, 2011 | Mondoweiss A June editorial in +972 Magazine examined the (non-)utility of the argument “Who started it in 1948?” One thing that struck me about the points of the argument regarding the disposition of land in the British Mandate of Palestine was how similar the Zionist claim that […]

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Ali Abunimah /@avinunu Responds To Israeli Claims That Gaza Flotilla Is A “Provocation” – video

IMEU | Democracy Now!, Jul 2, 2011 As the 400 international activists wait to set sail from Greece to Gaza on the Freedom Flotilla, Israeli media has been full of reports speculating about the activists’ character and motivations for participating in the humanitarian aid mission. “Israel is trying to present the flotilla as a military […]

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Salah: Netanyahu declared war with Muslims after Jerusalem claim

[ 01/06/2011 – 09:46 AM ] ISTANBUL, (PIC)– Sheikh Raed Salah, leader of the Islamic Movement in 1948-occupied Palestine, said Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has declared war on all Muslims after he declared Jerusalem the eternal capital of Israel. He ruled in a statement that he gave in Turkey as the country marked the […]

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Settlers claim that new settlement projects will cover all areas of Jerusalem

Friday, 27 May 2011 12:30| MEMO A Jewish settlement movement has said that it plans to speed up construction of settlements in East Jerusalem in such a way that it will not be feasible to divide the city. YnetNews.com reported that a new project by the Jewish Settlements in East Jerusalem Movement was inaugurated by […]

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Jewish settlers raid Kifl Hares in bid to claim shrine

[ 30/04/2011 – 07:49 AM ] SALFIT, (PIC)– Thousands of Jewish settlers raided Friday the West Bank town of Kifl Hares north of Salfit to perform traditional prayers at what they have claimed is the tomb of Joshua the son of Nun. Israeli Radio put the number of settlers that raided the site from Thursday […]

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Thousands of Jerusalemites halt claim to taxes as a prelude to being separated from the city

Friday, 18 March 2011 15:49 Jerusalem Centre for Social and  Economic Rights Thursday 17th The Jerusalem Human Rights Centre has said that authorities of the Israeli occupation have recently begun the implementation of a new policy affecting Jerusalemite inhabitants living in districts that have been cut off by the Apartheid Wall surrounding the occupied city. […]

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ei: Palestinian students claim right “to participate in shaping of our destiny”

    Press Release, General Union of Palestinian Students, 27 January 2011 The following statement was issued on 27 January 2011 by students engaged in a sit-in protest at the London office of the Palestine Liberation Organization delegation to the United Kingdom: We, Palestinian youth of the General Union of Palestinian Students, gather here today […]

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UNRWA operations head refutes Israel’s claims of easing Gaza siege

[ 11/11/2010 – 04:00 PM ]   GAZA, (PIC)– UNRWA operations director in Gaza John Ging refuted Thursday Israel’s claims to easing its siege on the Gaza Strip, confirming that there has been no material change on the lives of people since Israel announced an ease on the economic siege of the region. Ging accused […]

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Lawyers from 20 countries discuss charges against Israel over flotilla massacre

[ 12/10/2010 – 07:34 PM ]   BRUSSELS / LONDON, (PIC)– The Freedom Flotilla alliance, meeting in Geneva on Monday, announced that dozens of lawyers from more than 20 countries will meet to discuss suits filed against Israel over its May 31 attack against the Gaza-bound flotilla that ended in the death of nine activists. […]

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