Tag Archives: desecration

Zionist occupation forces desecrate al-Rahma Cemetery next to al-Aqsa Mosque

[ PIC 01/06/2012 – 11:21 AM ] Muslim graves dug up in the Ma’manullah cemetery OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– A group of IOF troops desecrated on Thursday Bab al-Rahma Cemetery next to the Aqsa Mosque by daubing the tombs and headstones with Hebrew racist graffiti against Muslims and calling for the death of Arabs. Head of […]

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Sheikh Khatib slams soldiers’ raising of Israeli flag outside Dome of Rock

[ PIC 30/05/2012 – 10:09 AM ] NAZARETH, (PIC)– Deputy head of the Islamic Movement in the 1948-occupied lands Sheikh Kamal Al-Khatib deplored the occupation forces for raising the Israeli flag opposite the Dome of Rock Mosque on Monday, describing it as a grave escalation. “It was obvious that this act was aimed at consolidating […]

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Hamas: Destroying Qassam tombstone a crime

[ PIC 12/04/2012 – 11:36 AM ] BEIRUT, (PIC)– Hamas denounced the Israeli authorities for attempting to destroy the headstone of Sheikh Ezzuddin Al-Qassam’s grave in Haifa. The movement, in a statement on Wednesday, described the diggings in the cemetery as racist, charging that Israel was not respecting the dead or the living. The blatant […]

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Awqaf condemns occupation’s desecration of the Quran and assault on captives

[ 10/04/2012 – 09:58 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Awqaf and Religious Affairs Ministry denounced the racist cruel methods through which the Zionist occupation soldiers treat the brave Palestinian captives and which are based on beating and torture on the one hand, and solitary confinement on the other. In a statement, Awqaf also condemned the act […]

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New evidence shows desecration of Muslim cemetery for ‘Museum of Tolerance’ construction (incl video link)

Tuesday April 03, 2012 06:02 by CCR | IMEMC The Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) has documented the continued desecration of an ancient Muslim cemetery, the Mamilla Cemetery, in Jerusalem, for the construction of the “Museum of Tolerance,” despite international condemnation, including Human Rights Council resolutions, a public petition signed by nearly 10,000 individuals from […]

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Hamas calls for defending the Aqsa mosque

Related: Al-Quds & Al-Aqsa: Ethnic cleansing and denial of the Palestinian identity [ PIC 12/02/2012 – 06:04 PM ] DAMASCUS, (PIC)– Hamas warned the Israeli occupation authority (IOA) of persisting in its attempts to storm the Aqsa mosque and protecting Jewish settlers, describing the Aqsa as a “red line”. The movement said in a statement […]

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Not even respect for the death: 70 Zionist attacks on holy shrines in 2011

Settler Violence Topic | Category | Pictures | New: Interactive Map [ 11/01/2012 – 09:16 AM ] OCCUPIED JERSUALEM, (PIC)– The Aqsa foundation for endowment and heritage (AFEH) has said that 70 Zionist attacks on Islamic and Christian holy shrines in Palestine were recorded in 2011. AFEH said in its annual report published on Tuesday […]

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Jewish settlers perform religious rituals at the Aqsa Mosque

Settler Violence Topic | Category | Pictures |New Interactive Map [ 22/10/2011 – 10:36 AM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– In a provocative step, a group of extremist Jewish settlers on Friday performed religious rituals near Bab al-Qattanin gate, one of the Aqsa Mosque gates. Local sources said that dozens of the men and women gathered […]

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Jewish fanatics desecrate Islamic, Christian burial grounds

Jewish Settlers desecrate Islamic & Christian graves – in pictures [ 08/10/2011 – 06:12 PM ] NAZARETH, (PIC)– A group of Jewish fanatics vandalized Islamic and Christian cemeteries in Yaffa on Friday night, Palestinian eyewitnesses said on Saturday. They said that the fanatics broke into the Islamic cemetery al-Kazakhana and nearby Christian Orthodox cemetery and […]

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Evacuation of Muslim graves ahead of hotel construction challenged in court

Related: Israel even ethnic cleansing cemetaries [ 25/09/2011 – 06:34 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Al-Aqsa foundation for endowment and heritage condemned during an appeal heard Sunday by the Israeli Magistrate’s Court the ongoing removal of human remains from a Muslim graveyard in occupied Jaffa, where plans are underway for a Jewish tourist site. Al-Aqsa […]

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Hamas issues report on violations against historic Ma’manullah cemetery

[ 11/08/2011 – 10:57 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Hamas has released a detailed report on the Jerusalem’s historic Ma’manullah cemetery, which has been for decades under attack in a bid by the Israelis to Judaize the holy city. The Islamic cemetery is one of the oldest in Palestine and even in the world. It contains […]

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Sabri condemns settlers’ desecration of Aqsa Mosque

[ 09/08/2011 – 01:40 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Sheikh Ekrema Sabri, the head of the higher Islamic authority in occupied Jerusalem, has denounced the Jewish settlers’ desecration of the Aqsa Mosque in the holy month of Ramadan. He said in a statement on Tuesday that the Israeli occupation authority (IOA) always intimidates the Palestinian […]

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Israel moves Muslim skeletons making way for hotel in Jaffa

[ 20/06/2011 – 11:54 AM ] NAZARETH, (PIC)– The Israel Antiquities Authority has been working with a local company to build a tourist hotel on the ruins of a Muslim cemetery near the Grand Mosque in the Palestinian port city of Jaffa, Al-Aqsa Islamic heritage foundation said in a statement Sunday. It said the IAA […]

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Aqsa foundation accused IOA of facilitating settlers’ desecration of Aqsa Mosque

[ 29/04/2011 – 02:04 PM ] Occupied Jerusalem, (PIC)– The Aqsa Foundation for Endowment and Heritage (AFEH) has accused Thursday that Israeli occupation authorities (IOA) of helping and protecting Israeli settlers desecrating the Aqsa Mosque. According to sources in AFEH, a group of Israeli female soldiers were seen roaming the plazas of the Mosque under […]

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