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IOF cracks down on fresh West Bank protests

[ 04/06/2011 – 11:10 AM ] WEST BANK, (PIC)– Dozens of Palestinians and pro-Palestinian activists from abroad sustained breathing difficulties on Friday after the Israeli occupation forces (IOF) cracked down on marches across the West Bank. The marches held weekly in Bil’in and Ni’lin near Ramallah and Al-Ma’sara in Bethlehem province condemned illegal Jewish settlement […]

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Israeli forces crack down on Gaza demonstration in Silwan

Saturday, 16 April, 2011 | 00:36 | Wadi Hilweh Information Center – Silwan, Jerusalem Silwan, Jerusalem (SILWANIC) — Clashes continue to rage between Israeli troops and Palestinian youths today in Silwan following the mass demonstration in solidarity with Gaza. Israeli forces fired tear gas and rubber bullets at the crowd. Eyewitnesses also report that Israeli […]

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Israel Cracks Down on Silwan Community Organizers

Monday January 10, 2011 17:02 by Ramona M. – IMEMC The past week has seen an increase in Israeli repression towards Palestinian community organizers in Silwan, East Jerusalem. Jawad Siyam has recently been targeted because of his involvement in directing the Wadih Hilweh Information Center as well as his membership in the Neighborhood Popular Committee. […]

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