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Syrians back Palestinians against Israel

Related to: Al Quds Day World Wide – in pictures Sat Aug 27, 2011 5:52AM GMT Syrians and Palestinians have held a gathering in the Syrian capital, Damascus, to show their solidarity with the Palestinian resistance against the Israeli occupation. Religious dignitaries and several officials from the Syria-based Palestinians also attended the International Quds Day […]

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Paris holds International Quds Day rally

Related to: Al Quds Day World Wide – in pictures PressTV – Sat Aug 27, 2011 6:15AM GMT People attending the Paris Friday prayers have held a rally on the occasion of the International Quds Day to show support for the Palestinian resistance against Israel. The worshippers gathered outside the Paris mosque after the prayers […]

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Muslims mark Intl. Quds Day in Moscow

Related to: Al Quds Day World Wide – in pictures PressTV – Sat Aug 27, 2011 6:37AM GMT An Israeli flag is set to fire during the International Quds Day rallies in Malaysia, August 26, 2011. Hundreds of people have held a rally marking the International Quds Day in the Russian capital, Moscow, to denounce […]

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Al Quds Day 2011 Worldwide Solidarity with Palestine – in pictures

The late Iranian leader Ayatollah Khomeini declared the last Friday of the Islamic fasting month of Ramadan as “al-Quds Day,” a day of protest to show the importance of Jerusalem to Muslims. Jerusalem is the third holiest site in Islam after the Saudi Arabian cities of Mecca and Medina Afghanistan Bahrain Bangladesh Egypt France Demo […]

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Thousands demonstrate in Gaza to mark world Quds day

[ 26/08/2011 – 03:44 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Thousands of people participated in a demonstration which was called for by Palestinian resistance factions on Friday to mark the world Quds day. The demonstration was headed by leaders from the different factions and the Palestinian flag as well as the flags of various factions were […]

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ANNOUNCEMENT | ‪Al-Quds Day 2011‬‏ – video

Sunday 21st August 2011 From Portland Place Assemble at 2:00pm next to BBC Radio To Trafalgar Square ‪Source

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IOF troops kill two Palestinians on first day of Ramadan

[ 01/08/2011 – 11:05 AM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Two Palestinian civilians were killed in Qalandia refugee camp near Ramallah on the first day of the holy month of Ramadan during an Israeli occupation forces’ raid on the camp before dawn Monday. Local sources said that the IOF soldiers opened indiscriminate fire during the incursion that […]

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Refugees in Gaza Protest at UNRWA HQ for Second Day

  PNN – Palestine News Network –  21.07.11 – 16:03 Gaza – PNN – The popular committee for refugees in Gaza continued on Thursday to organize protests outside the UNRWA headquarters in Gaza City. The committee called for a sit-in on Wednesday and Thursday to protest as organizers say a decline in UNRWA’s services and […]

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#Airflotilla | A Day that Democracy Went Flying Out the Window Again

PNN – Palestine News Network –  14.07.11 – 10:52 By Gary Spedding – It is after the weekend in which that dreaded Friday saw hundreds of international activists flying in to Ben Gurion Airport announcing their intention to visit Palestine, an event that saw the State of Israel deploy every measure to stop those involved […]

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Why We, as Women of Color, Join the Call for Divestment From Israel

Photo: David Silverman/Getty Images by Barbara Ransby – COLORLINES – Wednesday, July 13 2011, 9:53 AM EST Editor’s note: Barbara Ransby, a regular Colorlines.com contributor, joined a delegation of women of color visiting Palestine last month. The group of academics and activists, which included Angela Davis, emerged from the trip in support of a campaign […]

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UN Issues Report Condemning Israel for Unnecessary Use of Force Against Nakba Demonstrators

PNN – Palestine News Network – 06.07.11 – 11:16 New York – PNN – The United Nations has issued a report condemning Israel for its unnecessary use of force against the Nakba Day protesters. UN Secretary-General Ban Ki Moon and Prime Minister Netanyahu The report, drafted by the UN Special Coordinator for Lebanon, Michael Williams, […]

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Israel furious over critical UN report of IDF on Nakba Day

Angry over claim that IDF used unnecessary force, Israel cuts contact with Lebanon coordinator. By Barak Ravid  | Haaretz | July 6, 2011 A new report of United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon is highly critical of Israel for its handling of incidents on the border with Lebanon on May 15 – Nakba Day. It […]

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7th annual Palestine Day to be held in London, Manchester

Published today (updated) 02/07/2011 11:33 LONDON (Ma’an) — The Palestinian Forum in Great Britain has confirmed that the seventh annual Palestine Day will be held as scheduled on July 2 in London and July 3 in Manchester, despite last week’s detention of Sheikh Raed Salah , the head of an Islamic movement in Israel. Zahir […]

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Colorful day in Nabi Saleh

Published today (updated) 24/06/2011 17:31< [MaanImages/HO/Diana Al-Zeer] BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — The children of An-Nabi Saleh set off with kites and painted faces to the village’s hill shortly after noon on Friday. An hour later, they were sheltering in a village house, while five Israeli military jeeps surrounded the location and fired tear gas towards them, […]

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US citizen in Jerusalem arrest video speaks to Electronic Intifada

  Maureen Clare Murphy | The Electronic Intifada |14 June 2011 American-Jewish young man is being harassed and treated unfairly he is then arrested in Jerusalem   American Jewish activist and university student Lucas Koerner was arrested in Jerusalem on 1 June — when thousands of right-wing Israelis, including settlers, marked “Jerusalem Day” by provocatively […]

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