Tag Archives: eye witness

#OpenRafahBorder | Hundreds of Palestinians storm the Rafah Crossing: A personal account from Gaza

September 29, 2013 · by palestinesolidaritycampaign | Chat2Gaza Hundreds of students stormed the Palestinian side of the Rafah Crossing with Egypt today, furious and desperate at being sealed off in the Strip when they have places to study at universities abroad. The new semester began a week ago at universities across the globe but Palestinian […]

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#GazaUnderAttack | Why Palestinians? ~ by @Karameleiwa

CNN iReport | by Karam Eleiwa,  14 years old | Nov 18, 2012 Why is it Palestinians who get killed. Murdered or injured all the time. Why is Palestine the only occupied land on earth in the current history? Asking such questions will not change anything! Asking these kind of questions will not make an […]

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#GazaUnderAttack | Voices of Resistance (Includes PRESS INFO)

ISM PALESTINE | NOV 18, 2012 For Media: We have English (as well as other languages) speaking people in Gaza wishing for their voices to be heard. To arrange for interviews please contact: palreports@gmail.com Haidar Eid, professor (Tel Al Hawa, Gaza) Quote november 18th “I was supposed to give an interview today at the Shuruk […]

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#GazaUnderAttack | No safe haven: Civilians under attack in Gaza

Sabbah Report | Nov 16, 2012 | By International Eyewitnesses in Gaza Gaza City, 16 November 2012 The Israeli attacks across the Gaza Strip have entered their third day. We write this report amid the sounds of incessant bombings, which have continued all day yesterday and throughout the night. The military escalation carried out by […]

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Impressions of Gaza ~ by Noam Chomsky

Al Qassam Website | 06-11-2012,09:45 Noam Chomsky – Even a single night in jail is enough to give a taste of what it means to be under the total control of some external force. And it hardly takes more than a day in Gaza to begin to appreciate what it must be like to try […]

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Witnessing the outrageous collaboration ~ by @ArabDissident | #AirFlotilla2

The 365 Run | April 15, 2012 The RDV at Paris’ main airport, Roissy Charles de Gaulles, was fixed at 5AM today for the departure of the French pro-Palestine activists joining the international “Welcome to Palestine” campaign. Most of the participants received the day before a notification cancelling their tickets after Israeli authorities ordered the […]

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A Palestinian Christian Eyewitness Remembers the Israeli Military Siege of the Church of the Nativity

Dissident Voice | by Sharat G. Lin / April 9th, 2012 Ten years ago, Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon, in response to a rapid succession of suicide bombings by Palestinians inside Israel and against Israeli settlements in the West Bank, vowed revenge, calling for “an uncompromising war to uproot these savages.” Calling Palestinian leader Yasir […]

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Israel Intercepts Gaza-Bound Flotilla; Dozens Remain Detained Including DN! Correspondent – video

Press Release #FREEDOMWAVES | Topic FreedomWaves | Category Flotilla | Pictures http://www.DemocracyNow.org – Israeli forces intercepted two Gaza-bound boats in international waters on Friday to prevent the boats from breaking the naval blockade of Gaza. The Canadian and Irish boats made up the “Freedom Waves to Gaza” flotilla. Israel detained the 27 activists on board, […]

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Captured in international waters en route to Gaza: An eyewitness account

Press Release #FREEDOMWAVES | Topic FreedomWaves | Category Flotilla | Pictures Lina Attalah | Al Masry Al Youm | Sat, 05/11/2011 – 17:07 Photographed by Nevine El Shabrawy Lina Attalah, Al-Masry Al-Youm English’s managing editor, recently took part in the “Freedom Waves”  flotilla carrying aid to Gaza. She was captured at sea by Israeli security […]

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