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#EndGazaBlockade | Why? → The Facts

June 14, 2012by occpal Yesterday June 13, 2012 online activists trended #EndGazaBlockade on twitter to ask for attention and create awareness for the ongoing violations of rights of 1,7 million human beings in Gaza who live in daily inhumane conditions. Deprived of literally every basic need (human rights) while this world is silent and solely, […]

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50 aid groups demand end to Gaza blockade

Maan News Agency | June 14, 2012 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — Fifty international charities and UN agencies called Thursday on Israel to lift its years-long blockade of the Gaza Strip. Marking the fifth anniversary of the siege, the organizations — among them Amnesty International, Médecins du Monde, Oxfam, and Save the Children — joined agencies like […]

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#PalHunger | Meeting between Fatah detainees and jailers to end hunger strike

[ PIC 07/05/2012 – 01:39 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– A meeting took place in Ramon jail Monday morning between Israeli officials from the prison authority Shabas and many Fatah prisoners who were brought from different other prisons in order to discuss the formation of a committee aimed at breaking the hunger strike of Fatah prisoners. […]

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Human Rights Watch – Israel: Follow Prisoner Exchange by Ending Blockade | Human Rights Watch

Palestine’s Prisoners | Pictures | Topic | Category – Torture | History | Category Hamas, Israel Should Ensure All Detainees Treated Humanely October 18, 2011 Shalit walks with his father, Israel’s Prime Minister Netanyahu and Defence Minister Barak at Tel Nof air base on October 18, 2011. © 2011 Reuters A Palestinian man sits at a […]

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Haneyya discusses means of ending Israeli aggression with Egyptian intelligence

Related: Gaza Under Attack – in pictures [ 21/08/2011 – 10:50 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Palestinian premier in Gaza Ismail Haneyya discussed with Egyptian intelligence chief Murad Muwafi means of ending the Israeli aggression on the Gaza Strip. A Haneyya office statement said that he reached Muwafi over the phone on Saturday and briefed him […]

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Ministry of prisoners calls for ending Israel’s crimes against female detainees

[ 11/08/2011 – 11:24 AM ] GAZA, (PIC )– The Palestinian ministry of prisoners’ affairs in Gaza appealed to international organizations concerned with women’s issues to move to stop Israel’s crimes and violations against Palestinian women in its jails. The Israeli occupation authority (IOA) is still holding 33 Palestinian women in its jails after it […]

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Israel mulls ending Oslo accords in response to PA “unilateral” move

[ 25/07/2011 – 10:12 AM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Haaretz newspaper said on Monday that there are serious Israeli moves to revoke the Oslo peace accords with the Fatah-controlled Palestinian Authority (PA) in response to its “unilateral” plan to gain UN recognition for an independent state. A team headed by national security adviser Ya’akov Amidror […]

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Ending Gaza’s Isolation: Siege Must Be Broken

Movement to break the siege is notable for its effectiveness. (US Boat to Gaza) By Steve Fake The Israeli closure imposed upon the Gaza Strip is approaching its fifth year, ‘choking off any real possibility of economic development,’ in the words of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC). Contrary to attempts to whitewash […]

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Senior PLO representative says ending the occupation is the only guarantee of Israeli security

Friday, 27 May 2011 14:00| MEMO The head of the Palestinian Liberation Organisation’s culture and media section has said that ending Israel’s 44-year occupation of the Palestinian territories is the only way to guarantee the Zionists state’s security. Speaking in the Unites States in response to Benjamin Netanyahu’s “campaign to spread rumours which prove his […]

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PLO: Violence underscores urgency of ending occupation

March 25, 2011 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — The recent violence in the Gaza Strip and Jerusalem indicates the urgent need to end the Palestinian-Israeli conflict and the Israeli military occupation of the Palestinian people, the PLO office in Washington said Friday. “The Palestine Liberation Organization and the Palestinian National Authority have condemned of all acts of […]

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Youth continue hunger strike in Ramallah`s Al-Manara

Published March 14 (updated) 14/03/2011 22:05 RAMALLAH (Ma’an) — A group of young Palestinians on hunger strike in Ramallah’s city center Al-Manara continued their protest Monday, holding banners demanding an end to the national division. The demonstrators began the strike Sunday afternoon, as a prelude to mass protests planned for March 15. The defiant youth […]

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Palestinian scholars call on new Egyptian rulers to end Gaza siege

[ 12/02/2011 – 03:47 PM ]   GAZA, (PIC)– The Palestinian Scholars Association, which tackles national issues from a religious perspective, congratulated the Egyptians on their removal of “the tyranny and injustice of the former Egyptian regime” led by ousted president Hosni Mubarak, calling on the new government to make serious changes for the better. […]

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21 international organizations call for immediate end to Gaza siege

[ 29/11/2010 – 04:53 PM ]   PARIS, (PIC)– 21 international human rights organizations have called for fresh international moves to lift the siege on Gaza immediately and without any conditions attached. The organizations in a report to be published on Tuesday said that Israel’s measures to “ease” the siege on Gaza under international pressures […]

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