Tag Archives: former

Yonatan Shapira, #Flotilla2 U.S. Boat to Gaza Crew – video

USBOATTOGAZA on Jun 25, 2011 Crew member Yonatan Shapira talks about why he is going aboard the US Boat to Gaza with the Stay Human Flotilla at the end of the month. I was a captain in the Israeli Air Force and a Black-Hawk Pilot until 2003 when together with other pilots I initiated the […]

Continue reading

IOA holds former minister in administrative custody (without charges)

[ 16/06/2011 – 09:34 AM ] JENIN, (PIC)– Salem military court on Wednesday ordered the administrative detention of former minister of prisoners’ affairs and Hamas leader Wasfi Qabaha and extended the detention of former public works minister Abdul Rahman Zeidan for 14 days. The wife of Qabaha, 47, told the PIC reporter that Israeli intelligence […]

Continue reading

IOF troops raid al-Khalil and kidnap four former captives

[ 14/01/2011 – 02:30 PM ]   AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– IOF troops kidnapped on Friday at dawn four Palestinian residents of the southern West Bank city of al-Khalil, all of them former captives in Israeli occupation and PA jails, according to local sources. Local sources informed PIC that IOF troops raided the home of Sheikh Maher […]

Continue reading

PA militias harass Hamas officials Qabha and Hajj en route to mosque

[ 25/12/2010 – 01:37 PM ]   NABLUS, (PIC)– Former Palestinian minister Wasfi Qabha said that militia men from the Palestinian Authority (PA) intercepted and harrassed him along with Hamas leader Khaled Al-Hajj as they were heading for Friday prayers.. Qabha told the Palestinian information center (PIC) that the militias searched the car they were aboard, […]

Continue reading

Full letter by the 26 former European leaders

The group of former European leaders from 12 EU member states plus Norway consists of former Presidents, Prime Ministers, Foreign Ministers and European Commissioners, as well as other former dignitaries. In their letter, they offer recommendations consisting of specific actions the EU should adopt to promote a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict during the […]

Continue reading

Carter says Gaza Palestinians treated like animals

Tue Jun 16, 2009 11:18am EDT   GAZA, June 16 (Reuters) – Palestinians in the Gaza Strip are being “treated more like animals than human beings”, former U.S. president Jimmy Carter said on Tuesday.  On a visit to the enclave, he condemned Israel’s January bombardment of Gaza and its continuing trade blockade, which he said […]

Continue reading

A delegation of the Elders arrives in Gaza

[ 16/10/2010 – 08:53 AM ]   GAZA, (PIC)– A delegation of the “Global Elders” arrives in Gaza Strip on Saturday on a two-day visit in line with a tour of the Middle East. Dr. Ahmed Yousef, foreign undersecretary in Gaza and chairman of the government committee against the siege, said that the Elders delegation […]

Continue reading