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Israel to build an electrified fence on occupied Golan Heights

MEMO | Jan 7, 2012 Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has announced that his country is to build an electrified fence on the occupied Syrian Golan Heights. The aim, he claims, is to prevent any violence in Syria spilling over into the occupied territory. Israel practically, though not legally, annexed the Golan Heights in 1981, […]

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Jewish settlers destroy Palestinian olive trees and fence off their lands

[ PIC 23/04/2012 – 09:51 PM ] BETHLEHEM, TULKAREM, (PIC)– On Monday (23/4), Zionist settlers cut down Palestinian-owned olive trees in the area located between Izbet Shufa and Kafa hamlet, south of Tulkarem and fenced off citizens’ lands in Tekoa town. An eyewitnesses told PIC that usurpers from the “Avni Hefetz” settlement which is built […]

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Safa Protesters Remove 100 Meters Of Fence Isolating Them From Their Orchards

Sunday April 01, 2012 01:38 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC News As part of the protests marking the 36th anniversary of the Palestinian Land Day, and the Global March to Jerusalem, residents of Safa village, near the central West Bank city of Ramallah, headed to their lands and orchards that were illegally confiscated by Israel, […]

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Do fence me in: Israel closing Sinai loopholes to migrants, “enemies”

February 28, 2012 01:24 AM By Douglas Hamilton When the barrier is complete, it will cover practically the entire border between Eilat and Gaza. SINAI BORDER: It may be only a “dumb” fence, but it’s a big one. Israel hopes it will protect the remote Sinai border from infiltration by enemies exploiting the wandering ways […]

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Settler Takes Over Palestinian Land, Fences It

Ethnic Cleansing – Topic | Settlement Construction – Category – Pictures Monday January 30, 2012 12:15 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies The Palestine New and Info Agency, WAFA, reported that a Jewish settler illegally took over Palestinian land near the northern West Bank city of Jenin by enclosing the land in a fence […]

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Egyptian protesters break down Israeli embassy fence

  Waleed Magdy | Al-Masry Al-Youm | Fri, 09/09/2011 – 18:19 Photographed by Mohamed Al Garnousy Egyptian protesters on Friday broke down parts of a protective concrete wall outside the building housing the Israeli embassy in Cairo. Protesters were using large wooden poles and hammers to bring down the wall. Others were dancing and singing […]

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Right of Return and Right to Break the Fence

Palestine Chronicle | June 17, 2011 To what extent will Israel shed blood to thwart refugees? (Via Aljazeera) By Dr. Mohsen M. Saleh When the 12-year-old ‘Imad saw his mother prepare some sandwiches, which they can have during the march on 15/5/2011 to the southern Lebanese borders with Palestine, he wondered in surprise, ‘What is […]

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Army builds fence around Izbat Al Tabib

23 May 2011 | International Solidarity Movement This morning at about 9am the Israeli army entered the village of Izbat Al Tabib with construction vehicles and began to build a large barbed wire fence along the side of the village separating it from highway 55 which runs parallel. The International Solidarity Movement joined with men, […]

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Settlers ‘install fence’ at Palestinian home

March 25, 2011 TUBAS (Ma’an) — Settlers from the illegal settlement of Miskiyut, protected by Israeli soldiers, installed a barbed wire fence around a Palestinian home on Thursday. The settlers barred residents from moving inside or outside the house while installing the fence around the barns of sheep and cows there, according to Palestinian and […]

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Freed from jail, West Bank protester vows fight against fence will continue

16 March 2011 By David Sheen, Haaretz – 15 March 2011 http://www.haaretz.com/news/diplomacy-defense/freed-from-jail-west-bank-protester-vows-fight-against-fence-will-continue-1.349430 Abdallah Abu Rahmah was given a hero’s welcome in the West Bank village of Bil’in after being released from Ofer Prison on Monday. He was greeted by over a hundred and fifty townsfolk who escorted him home waving flags and letting off fireworks […]

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Israel to start building fence with Egypt next month

[ 28/10/2010 – 10:11 AM ]   NAZARETH, (PIC)– Israeli premier Benjamin Netanyahu has announced that construction work of the border fence with Egypt would start early November. He issued directives to that effect to all those concerned to accelerate the building of that fence. He was speaking on Wednesday night on the sidelines of […]

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