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Report: Israeli diggings reached a depth of four meters under the Aqsa Mosque

[ PIC 18/07/2013 – 04:13 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation authority (IOA) admitted that its excavations beneath the Aqsa Mosque and in its vicinity have extended four meters deep, according to a circular released on Wednesday by the Aqsa foundation for endowment and heritage. The Aqsa foundation said that Yedioth Ahronoth newspaper […]

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Israeli authorities uproot trees in Bethlehem

Maan News Agency | June 27, 2013 Updated June 28, 2013 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — Israeli authorities began digging up agricultural land and uprooting trees in the village of Khirbet al-Nahla in the southern West Bank district of Bethlehem on Thursday. A Ma’an reporter said bulldozers were seen razing land on a 25 dunam plot of […]

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Aqsa foundation: Israel stepped up its diggings in Maghariba area

“Settling” constitutes a warcime according to international law and ICC statute. Even under US’ own military legislations’ Law resources below this article [ PIC 22/01/2013 – 11:22 AM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Al-Aqsa foundation for endowment and heritage said that the Israeli occupation authority (IOA) intensified its excavations at Al-Maghariba Gate ramp to the west […]

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Occupation begins digging tunnel at the entrance of Silwan southern al-Aqsa

[ PIC 03/12/2012 – 06:15 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– The Information Center of Wadi Hilweh revealed that the occupation authorities have begun digging a tunnel connecting the Israeli outpost of “Ir David” and the Square of Wadi Hilweh neighborhood, at the entrance to the town of Silwan, south of Al Aqsa Mosque. According to […]

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Foundation: Israel dug under Al-Aqsa compound gate

Maan News Agency | July 9, 2012 JERUSALEM (Ma’an) — Israeli workers have dug a patch of earth from the bottom of the Mughrabi gate of the compound housing Al-Aqsa Mosque, the Al-Aqsa Foundation for Endowments and Heritage said Monday. The foundation said trucks transported the dirt from the base of the holy site after […]

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Foundation: Landslide risk in Silwan amid Israeli digs

MAAN NEWS AGENCY MARCH 4 2012     JERUSALEM (Ma’an) — The Al-Aqsa Foundation said on Sunday it had gathered evidence showing that an East Jerusalem neighborhood risked landslides amid Israeli digging in the area. A landslide northeast of the Ein Silwan Mosque has formed a crater next to the building, the Al-Aqsa Foundation for […]

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AFEH documents the digging of more graves at Ma’manullah cemetery

Ethnic Cleansing – Topic | Settlement Construction – Category – Pictures [ 17/11/2011 – 01:01 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– The Aqsa Foundation for Endowment and Heritage (AFEH) revealed that dozens of Zionist workers have been engaged in digging up Muslim graves at the historic Ma’manullah cemetery in occupied Jerusalem, stressing that the American and […]

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Israel digging new tunnels in Muslim Quarter of J’lem’s Old City

[ 23/08/2011 – 01:53 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Israel has recently begun digging new tunnels in the depths of Migharat al-Kitan (the Cotton Cave), a quarry in the Old City of Jerusalem, Al-Aqsa Foundation reported. One of those tunnels runs south to below the Omari school to the northern wall of the mosque, and […]

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Demolition masqued as Archeology: Israel gearing to open tunnel network under Aqsa Mosque area

[ 20/04/2011 – 03:53 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Israeli occupation authorities are making preparations ahead of opening a network of underground tunnels near the Aqsa Mosque in East Jerusalem, the Israeli Haaretz newspaper reported on Wednesday. The tunnels stretch from under walls of the sacred zone to Jerusalem’s Old City. Several tunnels had been […]

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Netanyahu Digging His Own Grave

By George S. Hishmeh – Washington, D.C. The Arab tsunami that has come in the wake of the Arab Spring that saw the celebrated downfall of two autocratic Arab regimes, in Tunisia and Egypt, is still blowing harder in other Arab countries, especially Libya where the days of its hallucinating ruler, Muammar al-Qaddafi, are believed […]

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Islamic Jihad slams rapid digging near Aqsa

[ 06/03/2011 – 11:58 AM ]   GAZA, (PIC)– The Islamic Jihad movement has strongly condemned accelerated Israeli excavations south of the Aqsa Mosque, calling on the OIC, Arab League and rights groups to act urgently to defend the historic Islamic landmarks of Jerusalem against Judaization. The Aqsa Islamic heritage foundation had revealed that Israel […]

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Zahalka demands international probe into Israeli diggings under Aqsa Mosque

[ 09/12/2010 – 12:31 PM ]   OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Arab Knesset member Jamal Zahalka called for forming an international committee of specialist architects to investigate the reported dangers threatening the structure of the Aqsa Mosque as a result of the Israeli excavations underground. Zahalka demanded in a press release on Wednesday the Israeli occupation […]

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