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Mishaal elected again to lead Hamas

[ PIC 01/04/2013 – 11:41 PM ] CAIRO, (PIC)– The Shura Council of Hamas has re-elected Khaled Mishaal as head of the movement’s political bureau for another term, according to a Quds Press report. Quds Press quoted “well informed sources within the Hamas movement” that the Shura Council of the movement met in the Egyptian […]

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Islamic Movement elects Sheikh Raed Salah head for a new term

[ PIC 07/12/2012 – 02:03 PM ] UMM AL-FAHM, (PIC)– The Islamic movement in the Palestinian 1948 occupied territories elected a new leadership headed by Sheikh Raed Salah, for a second term. The movement said in its closing statement for its annual tenth conference on Thursday, that the members of the General Conference of the […]

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Palestinian Authority to Hold Sham Elections ~ by @StephenLendman

opednews.com | Oct 19, 2012 | Stephen Landman PA leaders are traitors to their own people. by Stephen Lendman Longtime Israeli collaborators Mahmoud Abbas and Salam Fayyad scheduled West Bank municipal elections on October 20, 2012. Democracy isn’t on the ballot. Palestinians are skeptical for good reason. For the first time since January 25, 2006, […]

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PA goes Gestapo-Style: Teacher dismissed on grounds of political affiliation goes on hunger strike in Nablus

[ PIC 24/09/2012 – 12:40 PM ] NABLUS, (PIC)– Ahmed Mustafa Wahdan, a teacher from Nablus in northern West Bank, launched on Sunday an open-ended hunger strike protesting his dismissal from his work and demanding to return to his job. Wahdan, a school teacher, had been dismissed from his job on December 1, 2011 because […]

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#Israel’s new “witchhunt” – Hamas Slams Israeli Attacks Against Elected MP’s

Palestine’s Prisoners | Pictures | Topic | Category – Torture | History | Category Friday February 17, 2012 06:07 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies  Islamic Resistance Movement, Hamas, issued a press release denouncing the Israeli army’s attacks against homes and officers of elected Palestinian legislators in the occupied West Bank. The movement said […]

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Al-Ashqar: “26 Elected Legislators Currently Imprisoned By Israel”

Palestine’s Prisoners | Pictures | Topic | Category – Torture | History | Category Saturday January 21, 2012 15:17 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies    Palestinian Researcher, specialized in detainees’ affairs, Riyadh Al-Ashqar, reported that the number of elected Palestinian legislators currently imprisoned by Israel arrived to 26 after Israel kidnapped on Friday […]

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Helen Thomas: Israel should get that Hamas was chosen democratically

A Million Stories about the Zionist Rape of This World – in pictures [ 24/12/2011 – 10:20 AM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Noted US journalist Helen Thomas told a Hebrew newspaper that she wonders why Israel cannot absorb the idea that the Palestinian people elected Hamas Movement democratically. “I do not know why it is […]

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IMEU: The blockade on Gaza began long before Hamas came to power

Mya Guarnieri, 972 Magazine, Jul 1, 2011 This article was originally published by the 972 Magazine and is republished with permission. Athens, Greece – The second Freedom Flotilla is slated to set sail by the end of the month in an attempt to challenge the Israeli blockade of the Gaza Strip. The act will call […]

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Zahira Kamal elected as first female leader of Palestinian party

April 3, 2011 RAMALLAH (Ma’an) — The Central Committee of the Palestinian Democratic Union convened Saturday in Ramallah and Gaza City and elected the first ever female secretary-general of a Palestinian faction, Zahira Kamal. Kamal was born in Jerusalem in 1945 and has held several official political positions. She was the first Palestinian Minister of […]

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