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PRESS RELEASE by @PALWAVES: #FREEDOMWAVES POLITICAL PRISONERS – 21 still detained & refusing to sign false statements

Press Release #FREEDOMWAVES | Topic FreedomWaves | Category Flotilla | Pictures Freedom Waves to Gaza Palestine Office @PALWaves 7 November 2011 UPDATE ON FREEDOM WAVES POLITICAL PRISONERS 21 still detained and refusing to sign false statements [RAMALLAH] Of the 27 human rights defenders captured during Israel’s illegal takeover of the Freedom Waves to Gaza vessels on Friday, 4 […]

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The US media reports: Gilad Shalit swapped for 1000 non-people ~ by @MaxBlumenthal

Truth does not matter for “Israel”. Buttons Do. To mute Truth. ““ Max Blumenthal – Tue, 2011-10-18 1 | Gadfly | Al Akhbar By now, Gilad Shalit is back in Israel, while around 1000 Palestinian prisoners will eventually be released from Israeli jails, then scattered to various locations from Jerusalem to Egypt to Syria, where […]

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Israel: Arab Spring forced us to accept Hamas’s demands for freeing Shalit

Palestine’s Prisoners – Worldwide Event Oct 12,2011 | Pictures | Topic | Category [ 10/10/2011 – 10:03 PM ] Nael Barghouthi captured on 4 April 1978, Gilad Shalit captured 25 June 2006 From Khalid Amayreh in occupied Palestine After losing all hopes for rescuing imprisoned Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit, who is held in the Gaza […]

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Abu al-Subuh: Captives are forced to go through daily humiliating strip searches

[ 29/09/2011 – 08:04 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Dr. Attallah Abu al-Subuh, Minister of Captives and Ex-captives, said that Palestinian captives in Israeli occupation jails started their escalatory hunger strike on Wednesday and Thursday and will continue until Saturday, to protest the measures of the occupation authorities against them. “The captives are forced to go […]

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Basim Hjazee Demolished His House with His Own Hands

Wednesday, 28 September, 2011 | 00:05 |  Wadi Hilweh Information Center – Silwan, Jerusalem Silwan, Jerusalem (SILWANIC) —  Basim Hjazee was forced to demolish his own house which lies in the neighbourhood of al Abaseya in Silwan. Hjazee received a demolition order from theJerusalemMunicipalityas well as a fine 15,000 NIS ( $1=3.70 NIS)  before Jerusalem […]

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Gazans forced to cancel habits of Muslim feast

by Ahmed Fayoumi, Hamada Hattab GAZA, Aug. 28 (Xinhua) — Various types of Turkish delights and chocolates piled up on stalls in a popular market in Gaza City, but only few people seemed to be interested. This was two days ahead of a Muslim’s feast that marks the end of the fasting month of Ramadan. […]

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New OCHA report highlights the plight of Palestinians in Area C forced to leave their homes

The mission of the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) is to mobilize and coordinate effective and principled humanitarian action in partnership with national and international actors. UN August 1, 2011 | OCHA TODAY, 1 August 2011, the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) launched a new report […]

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Marwan Barghouti forced into solitary confinement by Israel

  Friday, 22 July 2011 13:30| MEMO Ahmed Barghouti was taken for interrogation while Akram Jabarin was also put in solitary confinement. Israeli prison authorities have placed jailed Palestinian MP Marwan Barghouti into solitary confinement just one day after he called for “million-man marches” in Israel and the Palestinian diaspora. The Fatah leader wants the […]

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UN: Marked increase in forced displacement of Palestinians

Published today (updated) 21/07/2011 17:01 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — The UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs released a report Thursday documenting alarming trends in the forced displacement of Palestinians in Area C. The OCHA report found that more demolitions have taken place so far in 2011 than in all of 2009 and 2010 combined. […]

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The 16 activists from the Dignité-Al Karama

PNN – Palestine News Network –  19.07.11 – 17:11 The French yacht Dignité-Al Karama, boarded by the Israeli Army just 60 miles away from Gaza, carried representatives of the Canadian, French, Greek and Swedish Boats from the Freedom Flotilla II. Along with the activists and three journalists, two crewmembers, Yannick Voisin and Hilaire Folacci, man […]

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Family self-demolishes home in Al-Rasasi district – in pictures

Monday, 30 May, 2011 | 22:35 |  Wadi Hilweh Information Center – Silwan, Jerusalem Silwan, Jerusalem (SILWANIC) —  A Palestinian family has been forced to demolish their own home in Al-Rasasi district of East Jerusalem, between the Old City and Mount of Olives. The house’s owner, Mahmoud Aramin, decided to destroyed it himself in order […]

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Hamdan: 63 years of forced migration, yet Palestine is still in memory

[ 15/05/2011 – 03:44 PM ] BEIRUT, (PIC)– The rallies that intend to march on the 63 anniversary of the Nakba towards border areas in Palestine and some Arab countries would prove that 63 years of forced migration did not make the generations forget about their Palestine, director of Hamas’s foreign relations Osama Hamdan said […]

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Suffering There and Back: The Story of the Palestinians Who Build Illegal Settlements

22.02.11 – 15:42 Mustafa Sabri – Qalqiliya – PNN/Exclusive – Raed, an electrician, makes at least a 15 kilometer journey every day from his home city of Qalqiliya in the northern West Bank, to one of the 23 surrounding illegal Israeli settlements. One day, PNN accompanied him to witness his long hours. An illegal Israeli settlement […]

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Jerusalem man forced to level home attachment

[ 20/02/2011 – 06:08 PM ]   OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– A Palestinian man from the Suwar Bahir village east of Jerusalem was forced to tear down part of his own home on Sunday. Israeli authorities ordered Ramzi Attoun to demolish two rooms on his residence, locals said. They claimed the 80 square meter attachment built […]

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ei: Families forced out as army occupies Jerusalem rooftop

Jillian Kestler-D’Amours, The Electronic Intifada, 18 February 2011 A Silwan home that caught on fire during clashes between Israeli police and Palestinian youth, January 2011. (Anne Paq/ActiveStills) The sound of heavy boots stomping up five flights of stairs resonated throughout the entire apartment building on a recent night as the Israeli military headed towards their […]

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