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Gov’t in Gaza slams Jordan’s dead sea canal project

[ PIC 23/10/2013 – 09:03 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– The Palestinian government in Gaza warned of the Jordanian plan to construct a canal linking the dead sea with the red sea, affirming that such a project involves political and economic risks to the Palestinian situation. In a press release issued following its cabinet meeting on […]

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The Dead Sea: Turning Occupation Into Profits

 Monday August 19, 2013 20:33 by Patrick O’Reilly – IMEMC Israel’s total control of the Jordan Valley and Dead Sea is depriving the Palestinian economy of income and jobs, while bringing in big profits for the occupation. A beach on the Dead Sea operated by the illegal Israeli settlement of Kalia. (Photograph: Shamus Slaunwhite) Like […]

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Palestinian official: Most dead in Jordan bus accident carrying pilgrims from Jenin

Maan News Agency | March 16, 2013 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — The governor of Jenin district said Saturday that most of the 15 victims who died after a bus carrying pilgrims in Jordan overturned were from the Jenin area. “We are working on arrangements to bring the bodies to Jenin,” Talal Dweikat told Ma’an. The bus, […]

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@CurvaciousNL promoting Israel’s Stolen Goods removed it’s page for AHAVA without statement (Updated)

Nov 8, 2012 | occpal | updated March 24, 2013 They say: “Ignorance is a bliss”  but the sheer plain shameless bigotry really does come in sizes! In Plus Size at curvacious.nl promoting with – almost lyrical romance- and misleading campaign stolen goods. Offering the viewers of this article at their site to respond beneath […]

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Israel attempts to Judaize areas adjacent to the Dead Sea

[ PIC 24/07/2012 – 03:41 PM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation authorities’ decision to demolish eight Palestinian villages and expel their people southern West Bank is aimed to confiscate fifty thousand acres of Palestinian lands, Abdul Hadi Hantash, an expert in settlement affairs, said. The Israeli decision came to complement an Israeli scheme to […]

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Israel’s Dead Sea Claim: Illegal and Absurd

Ethnic Cleansing – Topic | Settlement Construction – Category – Pictures An aerial view photo shows large salt formations in the southern part of the Dead Sea, near Ein Boqek, on 10 November 2011. The Dead Sea is one of the 28 sites involved in a international online campaign to select the new Seven Wonders […]

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Israel plans to seize 140,000 dunums of Dead Sea land

[ 21/05/2011 – 12:28 PM | PIC ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Israeli occupation authorities have declared a new project aimed at seizing 140,000 dunums of land in the receding Dead Sea to be used for the interest of Jewish settlers. Israel’s government property official has submitted 12 petitions for land along the Dead Sea, some […]

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Major London Retailer For Ahava Dead Sea Salts Forced To Close; Boycott Campaign Claims Credit

Saturday April 02, 2011 02:44 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC News After a 2-year long campaign that involved bi-weekly protests, consumer education and petitions challenging the Ahava company’s illegal theft of Palestinian land and resources, British activists are now claiming credit for the decision by Ahava’s flagship store in London to shut its doors. Ahava […]

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