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Tufkaji: The West Bank landscape changed radically because of settlement

“Settling” constitutes a warcime according to international law and ICC statute. Even under US’ own military legislations’ Law resources below this article [ PIC 20/06/2013 – 08:46 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Senior official of the Arab studies society Khalil Tufkaji said that the escalation of settlement activities since Benjamin Netanyahu took power led to […]

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INFOGRAPHIC | The demographic success of Israel’s settlement project

The numbers suggest that President Mahmoud Abbas’s bid to the United Nations General Assembly was too little, too late. By Neve Gordon and Yinon Cohen | Sabbah Report | Dec 4, 2012 The United Nations General Assembly recognised Palestine as a “nonmember state”. But it may very well be that Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas […]

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Report reveals more Palestinians than Jews “between the river and the sea”

MEMO | Oct 17, 2012 A new economic report has revealed that there are now more Palestinians than Jews in the territory under Israel’s jurisdiction between the Mediterranean Sea and the River Jordan. Published in The Marker, a Haaretz newspaper article says that the report virtually implies official acknowledgement by the Netanyahu government that Jews […]

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The occupation seeks to consolidate Jewish demographic domination in Jerusalem

[ PIC 06/04/2012 – 03:30 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM,(PIC)– A Jerusalemite committee condemned the occupation authorities’ declaration of building new housing units in occupied Jerusalem, and the opening of a new police station in the Mount of Olives, noting that it will build 872 settlement units in the “Har Homa” settlement, south of occupied Jerusalem, […]

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Young make up one-third of Palestinian population

Maan News Agency | Aug 11, 2011 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — The Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics released a demographic study Thursday which showed that young people form one third of the Palestinian population. The results were published on the eve of International Youth Day and present statistics about the Palestinian population, above all about the […]

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Jerusalem MPs: Israel imposing new political, demographic facts

[ 19/01/2011 – 10:23 AM ]   OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– The Jerusalem MPs and its former minister, who are threatened with banishment from the holy city, said that the Israeli occupation planned completion of the “Jerusalem envelope” aims at isolating more Arab suburbs and evicting more Arab residents. They said in a press release on Tuesday […]

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