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Government calls for forming international committee to investigate the killing of Yasser Arafat

[ PIC 08/11/2013 – 08:15 PM ] GAZA, BEIRUT, RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Youssef Rizqa, political advisor to Palestinian Prime Minister in Gaza, called for forming an international committee to investigate the killing of President Yasser Arafat. Rizqa ruled out that the PA will open an investigation to uncover Arafat’s killers, “because the Israeli entity will not […]

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Adwan Calls for a Crisis Committee to be Formed to Manage the Gaza Strip

DRAH – Gaza – Sept 21, 2013 Gaza,(DRAH.ps)— In an article published in  the newspaper of ” Palestine ” Wednesday, Issam Adwan, the chairman of division refugees affairs in hams DRAH, called on leaders of the Palestinian people , government,  factions as well as national forces  in the Gaza Strip to from a higher  committee […]

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Increasing Deprivation: Egypt forms army commission to destroy Gaza tunnels

Maan News Agency | Aug 9, 2012   EL-ARISH, Egypt (Ma’an) — Egypt has formed a military commission to investigate ways to destroy smuggling tunnels under its border with Gaza, a security official said Thursday. A team of Egyptian engineers, border guards and intelligence officers arrived at the border area early Thursday morning with equipment […]

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Committee of refugees demands Arab position against US congress scheme

[ PIC 04/06/2012 – 10:03 AM ] AMMAN, (PIC)– The Jordan-based higher committee for the defense of the Palestinian refugee’s right to return called for developing a unified Arab position against the US congress’s attempt to liquidate the cause of Palestinian refugees. In a press release on Sunday, the refugee committee called for tabling the […]

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#PalHunger | Haneyya calls for sending international fact-finding committee on prisoners

[ PIC 07/05/2012 – 09:57 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Gaza premier has called for sending an international fact-finding committee to probe conditions of Palestinian prisoners in Israeli occupation jails. Haneyya said during a visit to the sit-in tent pitched in Gaza city in solidarity with the Palestinian hunger strikers that the world community must swiftly […]

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Egypt to monitor work of reconciliation committee

Related: Israel. Not looking for Peace. Nor Talks. But this… Maan News Agency | Febr 14, 2012 GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — Egypt is to start monitoring the work and performance of the public freedoms committee, a member told Ma’an on Monday. Khalil Assaf, a committee member from the West Bank, said that a meeting was […]

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Shalit committee asks court to cancel release of freed Palestinian

Palestine’s Prisoners | Pictures | Topic | Category – Torture | History | Category [ 06/02/2012 – 11:02 AM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– A specialized Israeli committee formed to look into violations of the prisoners’ exchange deal between Hamas and Israel claimed that one of the freed captives in the deal had violated conditions for his […]

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Outpost advocate ‘appointed to legalization committee’

Ethnic Cleansing – Topic | Settlement Construction – Category – Pictures Maan News Agency | Jan 31, 2012 TEL AVIV, Israel (Ma’an) — Israel has appointed a lawyer paid by settlers to advocate legalizing settler outposts to a government committee examining how to allow unauthorized settlements, Israeli media reported. Alan Baker, who lives in settlement […]

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International committee on Gaza calls for urgent moves to break the siege

Gaza Under Attack – in pictures | Attacks on Gaza – Timeline [ 28/11/2011 – 02:31 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– The international committee to end the siege on Gaza has called on the world community to immediately act to break the Israeli siege of the coastal Strip. Zaher Al-Birawi, the spokesman for the committee, said […]

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UN committee approves draft resolution on Palestine

Related: When will the UN bring Human Rights to Palestine? Maan News Agency | Nov 23, 2011 NEW YORK (Ma’an) — A United Nations committee on Tuesday approved a draft resolution on the right of the Palestinian people to self-determination. The draft resolution, presented by Egypt, was approved by 166 states in a vote at […]

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Arrest Of Ahmad Abu Hasham In Early Dawn Raid, Beit Ummar

Truth does not bother “Israel”. Pushing Buttons Do. To mute. “From Tweeting until Termination” Tuesday October 11, 2011 15:06 by William Gibson – IMEMC & Agencies Israeli forces arrested Abu Hasham, secretary of the Popular Committee Against the Wall and Settlements, along with his son Yousef, age 18, in Beit Ummar early Tuesday morning, the […]

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Jerusalem prisoner committee head arrested

Support Prisoners of Palestine – Worldwide Event | Pictures | Topic | Category Wadi Hilweh Information Center – Silwan, Jerusalem Sunday, 9 October, 2011 | 18:53 Silwan, Jerusalem (SILWANIC) — Israeli forces arrested Jerusalem Committee for Families of Prisoners head Amjad Abu Assab from his home in Al-Sowaneh on Friday. Assab’s brother Yaqoob w as […]

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Committee for Defending Arab Prisoners in Israeli Jails is launched in Cairo

Related Special Topic : Palestinian Prisoners Wednesday, 28 September 2011 11:02| MEMO The group will be defending the rights of all Palestinian and Arab prisoners being held by the Israeli occupation authorities. A joint Egyptian-Palestinian Committee for Supporting Arab Prisoners in Israeli Jails has been launched at a ceremony in Cairo. The new group will […]

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#Silwan committee unveils Israeli scheme to take over Al-Bustan zone

Related : Silwan in Pictures [ 25/08/2011 – 12:16 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Spokesman for Silwan defense committee Abdulkarim Abu Sunaina revealed an Israeli Judaization scheme to encroach into Silwan district and wipe out Al-Bustan neighborhood using different excuses such as the establishment of sewerage systems. Abu Sunaina, in a press release on Tuesday, […]

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U.N. Rights Committee Breaks 43-Year Israeli Taboo on Gaza

By Thalif Deen U.N. Special Committee to Investigate Israeli Practices in Occupied Territories Credit:UN Photo UNITED NATIONS, Jul 29, 2011 (IPS) – When the United Nations General Assembly created a three- member special committee to investigate Israeli human rights violations in occupied territories back in December 1968, the Jewish state reacted with obvious anger. And […]

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