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81 US lawmakers in Israel on ‘tour’ sponsored by Zionist lobbying group

Some background info to read while you keep paying tax while lawmakers enjoy their holiday to learn HOW TO REPRESENT ISRAEL in stead of USA: About the cost of US congressmen: “We pay congressmen $174,000 per year. Then we give them an employee allowance of $900,000. Then we give them $250,000 for office expenses (we […]

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Rights group outlines torture in Israeli detention

Published today (updated) 28/07/2011 12:39 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — Palestinian detainees face torture and inhumane treatment in Israeli jails, a report by the Al-Mezan Center for Human Rights said Thursday. In a publication documenting violations of human rights against Palestinians by the Israeli army over two years, the Gaza-based rights group outlined 85 cases of Palestinians […]

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European rights group condemns detention of rights activists

[ 05/07/2011 – 12:18 PM ] OSLO, (PIC)– The European network for the support of Palestinian prisoners (Ufree) based in Oslo has condemned Israel’s continued targeting of prisoners’ rights activists as Israeli officials have announced tightening measures against Palestinian prisoners. Ufree said Israel’s ongoing detention of senior Palestinian rights activist Fuad al-Khuffash since 28 June […]

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European Network Denounces Extended Solitary Confinement Of Blind Palestinian Detainee

Wednesday April 13, 2011 07:19 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies The European network to Support the Rights of Palestinian Prisoners, (UFree), denounced Tuesday an Israeli court ruling forcing a blind Palestinian detainee in solitary confinement for additional six months. Detainee Ebaba Dilal – Palestine-Info The detainee was identified as Ebada Sa’id Bilal, form […]

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Rights group: World silence at Israel will encourage further aggression

10/04/2011 – 09:06 AM GAZA, (PIC)– World silence has given Israel a pretext to continue its war crimes, as the militant state had launched a previous attack on Gaza that left hundreds dead and thousands injured, proving Israel’s condescending attitude towards international law, the Addameer prisoners’ support and human rights association said. The group warned […]

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EU Human Right Group Welcomes Egypt Release of Palestinian Prisoners

06.04.11 – 17:16| PNN – Palestine News Network Norway – PNN – This week 13 Palestinian political prisoners have been released from Egyptian prisons. The decision came after a campaign carried out by The European Network to support the Rights of Palestinian Prisoners (Ufree).                   The European […]

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Rightist Facebook group: How do we get explosives?

  Friday, March 25 2011|Dimi Reider| +972 Magazine “Zion Fighters” is a steadily growing ultra-rightist group that’s trying hard to become  a real organisation. Its imagery and language are extremely militant, rallying against non-Jewish MKs, left wingers and, obviously, Arabs. But last night members of their Facebook group broke a record of sorts: Aviv Tam: […]

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Rights Groups Condemn Attacks on Gaza-Based Journalists

21.03.11 – 11:23| PNN – Palestine News Network New York/Ramallah – PNN – Over the weekend Palestinian security forces of the Hamas government in Gaza attacked journalists and raided bureaus of agencies. Archive The New York based Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) condemned Hamas forces attacks on media agencies across Gaza on Saturday after covering […]

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Gaza rights group asks govts to respect peaceful assembly

Published Mar 14, 2011  19:08 GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — The Gaza-based Al-Mezan Center for Human Rights reminded Palestinian governments Monday of the right to freedom of assembly under the Palestinian legal code, ahead of planned demonstrations in the West Bank and Gaza. “Force must not be used against peaceful assemblies and participants apart from in […]

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European rights groups to hold Friday Palestinian POW talks at UN in Geneva

[ 09/03/2011 – 06:19 PM ]   GENEVA, (PIC)– The first International Conference for the Rights of Palestinian Prisoners and Detainees will be held this Friday and Saturday at the UN headquarters in Geneva. The conference dubbed ”Working for Justice” was organized by the Oslo-based European Network to Support the Rights of Palestinian Prisoners and […]

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Rights group calls on UN after crippling Gaza crossing closure

[ 05/03/2011 – 03:07 PM ]   GAZA, (PIC)– The Sawasya Center for Human Rights has called on the United Nations to intervene as Israeli Southern Command chief Maj. Gen. Tal Russo has decided to close the Mintar crossing in the Gaza Strip. A statement by Sawasya released Saturday says the move will tighten the […]

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Jordanian rights group to sue Israel after explosion kills child

[ 02/03/2011 – 12:14 PM ]   AMMAN, (PIC)– A Jordan human rights organization condemned in statements on Wednesday an Israeli explosion that killed a Jordanian boy and left another wounded a few days back in the Jordan Valley. Tamir al-Ajarima was killed and his brother Bara wounded after the reverberation of an explosion caused […]

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Rights group working to guarantee every last right of Jerusalem prisoners

[ 28/02/2011 – 08:35 PM ]   OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– A leading Jerusalem rights group has launched a wide-ranging campaign in coordination with local and world organizations to ensure that every last right of Jerusalem natives jailed in Israeli prisons is preserved. The organization Al-Maqdese for Society Development (MSD) has assigned a team of lawyers […]

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US-Israeli group makes anti-Islam films

PressTV –  Mon Feb 28, 2011 10:23AM The Clarion Fund is an American-Israeli institution which makes anti-Islam movies. The Clarion Fund is an American-Israeli institution which makes controversial movies to promote Iranophobia and Islamophobia in the United States, especially in universities. The American daily The Huffington Post writes on its website that the Clarion Fund […]

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Zahhar: PA represents a group of mischievous and collaborators

[ 28/01/2011 – 04:24 PM ]   GAZA, (PIC)– Palestinian lawmaker Dr. Mahmoud Al-Zahhar of Hamas Movement has asserted Thursday that his Movement wasn’t surprised by the documents broadcasted by AL-Jazeera satellite TV channel. But, he said that the publication of those “genuine” documents have indeed shocked those who thought that the PA in Ramallah […]

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