Tag Archives: colonial

Settlers attack Palestinians in East Jerusalem home

Maan News Agency | July 8, 2013   JERUSALEM (Ma’an) — Two armed Israeli settlers raided a Palestinian home in East Jerusalem on Monday, and assaulted the owner and his friend, the owner said. Sami al-Qalouni, 53, said he was at home in al-Tur village with his friend Jamal Abu Steif when the settlers raided […]

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Number of West Bank building permits for illegal colonist housing set 7-yr record

“Settling” constitutes a warcime according to international law and ICC statute. Even under US’ own military legislations’ Law resources below this article Laborers work at the construction site of a housing project at the illegal Israeli settlement of Har Homa in East al-Quds (Jerusalem). (file photo) (note occpal: Har Homa or Jabal Abu Ghneim, is […]

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Israel’s ‘price tag’ terrorism has tactical political goals

Jonathan Cook | The National | Jun 22, 2012 Violent, so-called “price tag” attacks by Jewish settlers have become a staple of life for Palestinian communities over the past few months. The latest is the torching this week of a mosque in the village of Jaba, close to the city of Ramallah. Palestinians in areas […]

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IOF soldiers assault teenage girl on entering the moque

[ PIC 29/04/2012 – 12:06 PM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– Israeli occupation forces (IOF) assaulted a teenage Palestinian girl on entering the Ibrahimi mosque in Al-Khalil on Sunday. Local sources said that the IOF soldiers beat up Rawan Eskafi, 18, while trying to enter the mosque for prayers. The sources also noted that IOF soldiers detained […]

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Israel serves imperial plundering, conflicts

PRESS TV FEBR 20 2012 A political analyst says the Israeli policies toward Palestinians in the occupied territories are directly related to the “imperial plunder” of the Middle East, Press TV reports. In an interview with Press TV on Sunday, Ralph Schoenman, the author of The Hidden History of Zionism, said the Israeli “destruction of […]

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Israel’s Colonial Practices Defended by Racist Regimes

▣ Related: Special Topic Settler Violence | All posts on Settler Violence DFLP | Tayseer Khaled* | October 8, 2011 John Dugard; the prominent international figure in the field of international law and Human Rights protection has gained his reputation as one of the leading advocates against Apartheid in his own country; South Africa. In […]

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America’s colonial agenda for Palestine is alive and well

Truth does not bother “Israel”. Pushing Buttons Do. To mute. “From Tweeting until Termination” Abid Mustafa | Date: 9 Oct 2011 | KashmirWatch   “ There are people who control spacious territories teeming with manifest and hidden resources. They dominate the intersections of world routes. Their lands were the cradles of human civilizations and religions. […]

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The tent protests ‘[are] the epitome of hysterical denial of the colonial reality’ ~ Omar Barghouti

by Kiera Feldman on August 19, 2011 Kiera Feldman conducted the following interview with Omar Barghouti over email in early August: Kiera Feldman: How will the boycott law affect you personally? Are you changing your actions or speech in any way? Omar Barghouti: We are all determined to carry on what we have been doing […]

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Factsheet | Israel’s Colonial Settlement Policy

Settlements (February 2010) The numbers of Israeli settlers in East Jerusalem and the West Bank was estimated in December 2005 as 438,088 it has undoubtedly now risen to more than 450,000. What is the history behind this? Who are the settlers and how do they relate to the Palestinians whose homes and land they are […]

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