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Young activists enforce commercial strike in Ramallah

Ma’an News Agency | Aug 26, 2013 – 20:42 RAMALLAH (Ma’an) – A group of Palestinian young men on Monday afternoon forced shop owners in Ramallah in the central West Bank to shut down their stores to mourn three young Palestinians who were shot dead in the morning by Israeli troops in nearby Qalandia refugee […]

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Israeli occupation forces blast commercial store during wide campaign in Al-Khalil

[ PIC 16/06/2013 – 12:18 PM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation forces (IOF) at dawn Sunday detonated a commercial store in Wadi Abu Katila area in Al-Khalil city, detained its owner and occupied the roofs of some houses belonging to Annajjar family. Eyewitnesses told the Palestinian information center that a large number of Israeli […]

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Israeli occupation closes Gaza sole commercial crossing for 4th day running

[ PIC 01/04/2013 – 09:48 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation authorities (IOA) continued to close on Monday the sole Gaza commercial crossing of Karm Abu Salem for the fourth day running. Raed Fattuh, in charge of coordinating entry of goods into the Strip, said that the IOA informed his department with closure of […]

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Israel extends collective punishment with closure of Abu Salem and Beit Hanoun crossings

[ PIC 24/03/2013 – 04:23 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation authority (IOA) decided to extend the closure of Karam Abu Salem and Beit Hanoun (Erez) crossings for several days for security reasons and at the pretext of the Jewish holidays. Ra’ed Fattouh, chief coordinator of the commercial traffic at Gaza crossings, said the […]

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Egyptian anger at Israeli TV insult to Morsi

MEMO | July 27, 2012 Egypt’s President Mohamed Morsi has told his Ministry of Foreign Affairs to respond formally to an Israeli TV commercial in which young Israelis are seen standing on the president’s photograph. The advertisement was promoting a Jewish temple to be built on the ruins of Al-Aqsa Mosque. The advert claims that […]

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Closed shops, empty pockets: Israel’s policy of economic strangulation in Hebron

by Paige L | 20 February 2012 | International Solidarity Movement, West Bank Walking down Shuhada Street in occupied Hebron (al-Khalil) is an eerie experience even during peek commercial hours in the rest of the city. Nearly empty streets are framed by rows of closed Palestinian shops, doors welded shut under Israeli military orders. Armed […]

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Subaru ad makes light of West Bank price tag attacks

Settler Violence Topic | Category | Pictures | New: Interactive Map 972 Magazine | Ami Kaufman | Febr 5, 2012 The lengths to which corporate capitalism will go to make an extra buck make never ceases to amaze me. Knowingly crossing the lines is the easiest way to get attention these days. A Facebook friend […]

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Israeli Forces Demolish Commercial Buildings in Husan, West of Bethlehem

Ethnic Cleansing – Topic | Settlement Construction – Category – Pictures PNN – Palestine News Network – 01.12.11 – 22:08 PNN -On Thursday morning, Israeli bulldozers demolished five commercial buildings and arrested three people in the village of Husan, west of Bethlehem. The aftermath of an Israeli home demolition in the Bedouin village of al-Araqib […]

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NGO declares ‘commercial disaster’ in Jerusalem’s Old City

[ 28/05/2011 – 11:16 AM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– The Jerusalem Center for Social and Economic Rights has declared a “disaster” in the Old City’s commercial and tourism sectors after Israel used hefty taxes and other pressures to shut down 250 shops in the past few years. JCSER director Ziyad al-Hammouri expected the situation to […]

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