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Eichel prisoners punished by shackling their hands during lawyers’ visits

[ PIC 02/08/2012 – 12:24 PM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– Eichel prison administration in Be’er Sheva started shackling the prisoners’ hands during their meeting with lawyers as an imposed punishment. Lawyer Rami Alami, who visited Eichel prison on Wednesday, said that he met prisoner Amjad Izzat Kabha, 43, sentenced to 18 years, who told him that […]

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Israel To Apologize For “Mistakes” During Flotilla Attack

Thursday July 28, 2011 10:32 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies The Israeli Ministerial Cabinet discussed on Wednesday the current crisis with Turkey that resulted after Israel attacked the Turkish solidarity Ship of the Freedom Flotilla last year, killing nine Turkish activist, and decided to apologize for what was described as “mistakes that took […]

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Palestinian citizens call for their rights during Land Week

Budour Youssef Hassan | The Electronic Intifada |18 April 2011 Palestinians commemorate Land Day in Jaffa (Oren Ziv/Activestills) Last month I toured Lifta as part of Palestinian Land Week, a series of activities organized by the Balad Student Movement at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem to commemorate the 35th anniversary of Palestinian Land Day. The […]

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Village of Awarta under house arrest during Israeli settlement expansion ceremony

Monday April 11, 2011 23:36 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC News In a cornerstone-laying ceremony Sunday, hundreds of Israeli settlers gathered to commemorate the night one month ago when five members of a family, including a baby, were stabbed to death in their beds in Itamar settlement. Although no one has yet been charged with […]

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Army fires on Iraq Burin during olive tree planting | International Solidarity Movement

10 April 2011 | International Solidarity Movement Army shoots tear gas Bullets and tear gas were fired upon Palestinians and internationals whilst they planted olive trees on the land legally owned by the village of Iraq Burin yesterday.The popular committee asked for a group of internationals to assist them in planting olive trees on the […]

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Palestinian injured, three arrested during march in Nabi Saleh

03/04/2011 – 12:00 PM RAMALLAH, (PIC)– A Palestinian man was injured and three others including children were arrested after Israeli soldiers attacked a festival and march marking Land Day in the village of Nabi Saleh north west of Ramallah. A young man was hit in the back by a tear gas canister fired by the Israeli […]

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IOF assaults six senior citizens during demolitions east of Yatta, raids Gaza

[ 29/03/2011 – 03:59 PM ]   AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation forces used sticks and fired tear gas during clashes with senior citizens as they rushed in to demolish makeshift homes owned by the Al-Jabour family in the village of Um Neir east of Yatta. The IOF rushed in Tuesday morning to tear down […]

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Qassam Brigades: Resistance must defend Palestinians during Israeli aggression

23/03/2011 – 11:01 AM GAZA, (PIC)– Abu Obeida spokesman of the Izzeddine al-Qassam Brigades, Hamas’s armed wing, has said resistance forces are obligated to defend the Palestinians and will not exercise restraint as Israel boosts aggression on the Gaza Strip. ”We have said that if the enemy stops the escalation, resistance forces would stick to […]

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‘Palestinian Women Are Shackled During Childbirth’

Mehru Jaffer | VIENNA, Mar 10, 2011 (IPS) – Female Palestinian prisoners detained in Israel are often denied legal representation and medical care while being housed in squalid conditions that can include sharing cells with rodents.  According to Fabrizia Falcione, a women’s human rights officer for the United Nations Development Fund for Women (UNIFEM), now […]

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Abu Teir condemns neglect of Palestinians in Libya during protests turned bloody

[ 27/02/2011 – 09:17 AM ]   RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Former advisor to Yasser Arafat Mohammed Abu Teir has condemned Palestinian Authority chief Mahmoud Abbas for not taking any steps to evacuate Palestinian citizens from Libya as the death toll climbs amid peaceful protests countered with bloodshed. ”All countries have evacuated their citizens and all necessary […]

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Five Palestinians Arrested During Night Raids in the West Bank – International Middle East Media Center

Friday December 31, 2010 12:48 by Ane Irazabal – IMEMC & Agencies Israeli forces detained five Palestinians around the West Bank in a series of night raids that ended on Friday morning. A woman and her son were also allegedly beaten, Palestine News Network reported. File (www.fromporktopalestine.blogspot.com) In Hebron, Israeli troops arrested Imad Hafed al-Rajibi, […]

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Gazan Scrap Collector Faced Death During Violent Israeli Incursion

Posted on: December 30, 2010 28 December 2010 | International Solidarity Movement, Gaza   Mahmoud Mousa Mohammed Al Sirsik, age 19 This morning Mahmoud Mousa Mohammed Al Sirsik, aged 19, was going about his daily business, collecting stones with his horse cart in the border area, east of Gaza City, when Israeli army jeeps entered […]

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Tens of civilians hurt during weekly anti wall marches

[ 25/12/2010 – 08:15 AM ]   RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Tens of Palestinian citizens were treated for breathing difficulties while others were injured in the Israeli occupation forces’ violent dispersal of the weekly anti wall marches in West Bank villages on Friday. Dozens of foreign solidarity activists took part in the Bilin (Ramallah) peaceful march against […]

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Son of MP Abu Jehaisha wounded during pursuit by PA militias

[ 20/12/2010 – 01:02 PM ]   Al-KHALIL, (PIC)– A son of Palestinian lawmaker Mohamed Abu Jehaisha was wounded as he was being chased on Sunday evening by militia men from the Palestinian authority (PA). Sources close to MP Abu Jehaisha said that one of his sons called Miqdad, 24, broke his leg after he […]

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FPJ slams arrest of journalists in funeral of resistance fighters

[ 10/10/2010 – 11:04 AM ]   RAMALLAH, (PIC)– The forum of Palestinian journalists (FPJ) strongly denounced the Palestinian Authority’s security apparatuses for arresting on Friday morning a number of journalists as they were covering the funeral procession of two resistance fighters assassinated by the Israeli occupation forces in Al-Khalil city. Reporters from Al-Quds satellite […]

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