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Collective Punishment: Israel deprives entire village of olive harvesting

[ PIC 16/10/2012 – 06:53 PM ] JENIN, (PIC)– Israeli occupation forces (IOF) have denied access permission to the inhabitants of Teyba village, west of Jenin, to enter their land behind the segregation wall and harvest their olive fruit. Ahmed Jabarin, the head of the village’s municipal council, told the PIC reporter that the village […]

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B’Tselem: Israeli Army not prepared to protect Palestinian harvesters

Al Qassam Website | 13-10-2012,09:01 Al Qassam website (Agencies) – B’Tselem” human rights organization has documented a number of attacks carried out by the Israeli settlers and targeting farmers and olive groves throughout the West Bank. The organization stated that the events raise suspicion that Security forces were not prepared to protect Palestinian olive harvesters […]

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Harvesting olives as a statement of resistance

Truth does not matter for “Israel”. Buttons Do. To mute. Ben Lorber | The Electronic Intifada | Nablus | 24 October 2011 Ghassan Najjar, director of the Burin Community Center, stands as soldiers order his family to leave their olive grove. (David Shaw /The Electronic Intifada ) Palestinian villages across the West Bank are undertaking their annual […]

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Olive Harvest in Palestine Gaza & West Bank – 2011

New pictures will be continuously uploaded during the Harvest Season 2.5  Million (Olive) Trees have been destroyed, uprooted, torched even stolen or otherwise vanished from Palestinian lands since 1967 (See Report Page 31). The Olive agriculture represents 25% of Palestine’s agricultural resources. In increasing speed, zionist occupation annexates lands and thus also olive fields of […]

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Olive Harvest in Palestine 2010 – in pictures

1.2 Million Olive Trees have been destroyed, uprooted, torched even stolen or otherwise vanished from Palestinian lands. The Olive agriculture represents 25% of Palestine’s agricultural resources. In increasing speed, zionist occupation annexates lands and thus also olive fields of families making their living of the harvest of olives for food, export, to produce oil, soap […]

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Israel Traffics Palestinian Body Parts, Says Qaraqe’e

WAFA | Date : 28/8/2011 Time : 23:06 RAMALLAH, August 28, 2011 (WAFA) – Minister of Prisoners’ Affairs, Issa Qaraqe, Sunday said that Israel is the largest international trade center for body parts, due to its continuous trafficking of the remains of Palestinian bodies, which are held by the Israeli government. During a speech he […]

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Israel major organ harvesting center

By MOHAMMED MAR’I | Published Aug 28, 2011 23:23 RAMALLAH: The Palestinian Minister of Detainees and Ex-detainees Issa Qaraqi’ on Sunday accused Israel of harvesting parts from the bodies of dead Palestinian martyrs without the consent of their families. Qaraqi’ said during the national day of Palestinian campaign to retrieve martyrs’ bodies said that “Israel […]

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Israeli occupation bar farmers from harvesting their olives

[ 15/10/2010 – 09:53 PM ]   NABLUS, SALFIT, (PIC)– Israeli occupation authority barred Palestinian farmers from reaching their fields while extremist Jewish settlers opened fire at farmers and set fire to olives groves. Farmers from the village of Masha to the west of the northern West Bank city of Salfit were barred from reaching […]

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