Tag Archives: commemorate

Palestinians in the Netherlands commemorate the Palestinian Prisoners Day

[ PIC 21/04/2013 – 07:57 PM ] AMSTERDAM, (PIC)– Palestinians in the Netherlands commemorated on Saturday the thirty-ninth anniversary of the Palestinian Prisoners Day, and hosted during the events the liberated prisoner Mahmoud Sarsak. During the event, the organizers wrote the names of the Palestinian prisoners on balloons carrying the colors of the Palestinian flag, […]

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Palestinians in Israel mark 12th anniversary of Intifada killings

Thousands of people take part in a rally in the northern Arab town of Sakhnin inside Israel on 1 October 2012, to mark the 12th anniversary of the October 2000 massacre in which Israeli forces shot dead 13 Palestinians. (Photo: AFP – Ahmad Gharabli) Al Akhbar | Published Monday, October 1, 2012 Palestinians in Israel […]

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Palestinians remember Freedom Flotilla martyrs in Gaza port

  31 May 2011 | International Solidarity Movement Hundreds of Palestinians gathered in Mina, the port of Gaza City, to remember the nine Turkish activists killed by Israeli naval commandos during their attack on the Freedom Flotilla on 31 May 2010. The gatherings occurred over Monday, 30 May and Tuesday, 31 May. The Palestinian NGO […]

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Turkey marks Flotilla attack anniversary

  PressTV – Tue May 31, 2011 1:55AM Tens of thousands of pro-Palestinian activists mark the first anniversary of Israel’s deadly attack on the Gaza-bound Freedom Flotilla in Taksim Square in Istanbul, Turkey, May 30, 2011. Large crowds of people have gathered in Istanbul to mark the first anniversary of the deadly Israeli attack on […]

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Sheikh Yassin’s house declared heritage site

  30-05-2011,09:36 |   Ezzedeen Al-Qassam Brigades Al Qassam website– Gaza- The Palestinian government in Gaza decided to open the home of its former spiritual leader and founder Sheikh Ahmed Yassin, who was assassinated in 2004, to visitors.  A Hamas official announced the decision will allow visitors to learn more about Yassin’s “Jihadist career” as well […]

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Third intifada youth to declare action plan to commemorate naksa day

[ 18/05/2011 – 10:35 AM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– The third intifada youth coalition said on its facebook page it would declare soon a series of events to commemorate the 1967 naksa (setback) when the Zionists completed their occupation of Palestine. It added it had an action plan on this anniversary and would be posted […]

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Teen killed in Gaza protest marking Nakba

Published today (updated) 15/05/2011 17:47 GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — An unidentified 18-year-old was killed and 82 others injured by Israeli fire during a march of Palestinians in Gaza toward the separation fence and Erez border with Israel on Sunday. The group, estimated to number almost 1,000, marched in commemoration of the Palestinian expulsion from homes […]

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Defying Israeli Restrictions; Thousands Mark The Nakba Day in Jaffa

Sunday May 15, 2011 08:52 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies Despite Israeli “laws” criminalizing the commemoration of the “Nabka Day”, that marks the creation of Israel on Palestinian lands and the displacement of millions of Palestinians, thousands of residents, including Jewish peace activists, marched on Saturday evening in Jaffa, and held an art […]

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Gaza Nakba Memorial – This is my Picture when I was Dead – in pictures

SPECIAL TOPIC Gaza | May 10, 2011 On May 10, 2011 Gaza Commemorated the Nakba with an exhibition and screening “This is my picture when I was dead”.  Below an impression of the event and there is more to come! For a complete overview of all  Gaza #May15 events, please download the flyer of the […]

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Palestinians commemorate Land Day

March 30, 2011 JERUSALEM (Ma’an) — Five hundred students were chased and beaten by government security forces during a Land Day protest in Gaza City on Wednesday, an organizer affiliated with the March 15 coalition told Ma’an. Officers were said to have dispersed the gathered young people, who were calling for unity and a return […]

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