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7 year old child shot by Israeli occupation forces in Hebron looses an eye

 Saturday September 28, 2013 10:16 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies Saturday [September 28, 2013], Palestinian medical sources have reported that a seven-year-old child lost his right eye after being shot with a rubber-coated metal bullet fired by an Israeli soldier in Al-Fawwar refugee camp, south of the southern West Bank city of Hebron. […]

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#PalHunger | Gaza prisoner ends his hunger strike in return for eye operation

Al Ray Agencies | Sept 2, 2013   Gaza, Alray – Palestinian prisoner Hisham El-Shaer from Khanyounis southern the Gaza Strip, sentenced eight years in Nafha Prison, ended his hunger strike after the Israeli Prison Service(IPS) pledged to let him conduct a surgery in his eye. The prisoner’s mother told Alray on Sunday that her […]

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#PalHunger | University student hit in the eye with an Israeli bullet at protest

[ PIC 06/05/2012 – 10:05 AM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– A 21-year-old Palestinian student was hit in his right eye with a bullet fired by Israeli occupation forces (IOF) while quelling a peaceful pro-prisoners rally near Ofer jail south of Ramallah on Saturday. Local sources told the PIC reporter that Mousa Al-Shi’ani was hospitalized in moderate […]

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Behind aid-cut to Palestinian Authority, more than meets the eye

Alex Kane | October 3, 2011 | Mondoweiss On the surface, reports over the weekend that Congress has blocked $200 million in aid to the Palestinian Authority (PA) indicate that long-standing threats from U.S. politicians over the PA’s United Nations bid have come to fruition.  But there’s much more than meets the eye on this […]

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20 Palestinians Injured In Qalandia Clashes

Related: Crackdown in Qalandiya – in pictures |  Gallery – More Photography Thursday September 22, 2011 19:09 by Palestine News Network Palestinian medical sources reported that twenty Palestinians were wounded during clashes with Israeli soldiers stationed at the Qalandia terminal, north of Jerusalem. A Palestinian youth holds up the national flag at Wednesday’s Qalandia demonstration […]

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Palestinian boy Ahed Wahdan loses left eye in Israeli quelling of demonstrators

REFUSING TO DIE IN SILENCE – Video [ 22/09/2011 – 08:52 AM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– A Palestinian child lost his left eye on Wednesday when Israeli occupation forces fired teargas canisters at demonstrators near Qalandia in occupied Jerusalem. Medical sources said that 13-year-old Ahed Wahdan was seriously injured in his left eye when a […]

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15 Year-Old Shot in the Face During Qalandiya Demo and Looses Eye

Three seriously injured and two arrested by plain-clothed special forces in clashes that erupted near the Qalandiya Refugee Camp after Israel closed the checkpoint to Jerusalem. 15 year-old protester evacuated by journalist after being shot in the eyes. Picture credit: Fadi al-Arouri Sept 21, 2011 | Popular Struggle Coordination Committee The Qalandiya checkpoint, the main […]

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Feminist triumph in West Bank somehow escapes probing eye of western media

Seham | August 7, 2011 | Mondoweiss The Western media rarely misses stories about honor killings in the Arab world because it’s an opportunity to make Arabs look like savages while pretending to care about Arab or Muslim women, but, they managed to ignore this one. Ma’an: West Bank murder smashed the lie of ‘honor […]

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Prisoner strike secures eye surgery for inmate

Published today (updated) 03/05/2011 16:41 GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — A successful prisoners strike saw a Palestinian detainee in Israel receive eye surgery, which friends and relatives said was long overdue, Hussam Detainees’ Center said. Sufian Al-Zibda, from Gaza City, had an operation on his left retina at the Soroka Hospital in Beersheba, the center said. […]

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Palestinian man shot in the eye by Israeli troop while driving home in Silwan

Monday, 28 March, 2011 | 23:56 Silwan, Jerusalem (SILWANIC) 24  years old Mohamad Hani Siyam sustained severe injuries today when shot by Israeli forces in his car in Silwan. Siyam was driving home when he was shot directly in his eye by armed forces in his h ome village of Silwan. He was immediately transferred […]

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Hawks eye former Israeli minister Livni

Jan 18, 2011 11:46 PM | By Sapa The Hawks have deliberated whether there were grounds to apply for an arrest warrant for former Israeli foreign minister Tzipi Livni, due in South Africa this month, for her role in the 2008-200909 Gaza war.   Former Israeli Foreign Minister Tzipi Livni Related Articles Israel’s Barak breaks […]

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There is no substitute for seeing it for yourself – Travel to Israel/Palestine with Interfaith Peace Builders in May 2011

by Adam Horowitz on January 18, 2011| Mondoweiss   Video of Hebron from IFPB’s May 2010 delegation to Israel/Palestine. To view more videos from the delegation see here. I am incredibly excited to make this announcement. If you’re reading this site you are most likely very interested in events in Israel/Palestine. There are many ways […]

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Help Our Friend & Brother Ahmad Mesleh to Continue Giving People a Real Eye on Palestine

The Story behind the Photographer : Ahmad Mesleh Born in Amman out of their home land for more than 25 years, his family used to visit Palestine for three months in the summer vacation. Ahmad lived and grown up out of his homeland Palestine. Year by year and when he used to see the struggle […]

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We will resist through the occupation, the blockade, the oppression | By Ahmad Mesleh

To get a real eye on Palestine, watch the beautiful photography of Ahmad Mesleh from West Bank Palestine: http://eyeonpalestine.com/ Or join his group on Facebook for the latest albums: http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=184241188938  

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Abbas court passes another cruel sentence against Qassam member

[ 05/10/2010 – 06:47 PM ] QALQILIA, (PIC)– A military court affiliated with the security apparatuses loyal to de facto Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas passed a 20-year sentence against Alaa Dhiyab from Qalqilia. Dhiyab was detained last June after he and two other of his comrades, all members of the Qassam Brigades the armed wing […]

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