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Israeli higher court refuses reunion of Jerusalem families

Related: All Attacks on Palestinians – Timeline – Category [ 15/01/2012 – 12:54 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Jerusalem center for social and economic rights warned the Israel higher court’s decision to reject the reunion petitions filed since 1993 by Jerusalemite families would open the way for the displacement of thousands of natives from the […]

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Abu Sabh: Israeli new laws will make Shalit’s captors raise their demands

29/03/2011 – 06:23 PM GAZA, (PIC)– The Palestinian prisoner affairs minister Attallah Abu Sabh has called on the world community to intervene as the Israel Knesset is expected to approve a law tightening restrictions on Palestinian war prisoners. He asserted that the new set of laws contravenes the fourth Geneva convention. Members of Knesset drafted […]

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UN: Gaza’s youth ‘denied higher education’ by Israeli blockade

Medicine and engineering among sectors in desperate need of funds and equipment By IRIN, for the Guardian Development Network | guardian.co.uk, Monday 21 March 2011 14.02 GMT   The next generation in the Gaza Strip may be less educated, less professional and perhaps more radical because an Israeli blockade has restricted educational and employment opportunities, […]

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Population Growth Higher in Settlements than in Israel – International Middle East Media Center

Tuesday January 11, 2011 17:32 by IMEMC News – 1 of International Middle East Media Center Editorial Group Israel’s Central Bureau of Statistics last month released the most recent population statistics for West Bank settlements. The figures show that during 2010 the growth rate was 4.5 per cent compared to only 2.9 per cent for […]

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Higher Islamic council files petition against plans to Judaize Buraq square

[ 20/12/2010 – 05:51 PM ]   OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– The higher Islamic council in the 1948 occupied lands filed a petition with the Israeli central court demanding the repeal of plans to change Al-Buraq (wailing) square near the Aqsa Mosque. Head of the council Mahmoud Masalha said that the petition included a request to […]

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