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Fire devours hundreds of olive trees west of Jenin while Israel hindered efforts by emergency workers to contain the fire

[ 11/09/2011 – 12:19 PM ] JENIN, (PIC)– A massive fire erupted Saturday night in Anin village west of Jenin city in the West Bank, devouring hundreds of olive trees, locals reported. They added that the Israeli occupation authorities hindered efforts by emergency workers to contain the fire, increasing losses ahead of the harvesting season […]

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Attacks on Press Freedom in oPt Increase in the First Half of 2011

  PNN – Palestine News Network – 25.07.11 – 17:16 Ramallah – PNN – The Palestinian Center for Development & Media Freedom (MADA) has just disclosed its 6-months report on the situation of the press in the occupied Palestinian territories, which applies for the first half of the year 2011. “Attacks on journalists continue to […]

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Doctors threaten to resign over PA inaction

Maan News Agency | June 3, 2011 RAMALLAH (Ma’an) — The doctors’ union has threatened to submit mass resignations in response to a decision by the Palestinian government in Ramallah to refer an ongoing strike in the medical sector to court. Jawad Awad, head of the union, said “the decision taken by the government to […]

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Israel hindering delivery of aid

The Electronic Intifada |Ramallah |12 May 2011 RAMALLAH, occupied West Bank (IRIN) – The delivery of humanitarian aid to the occupied West Bank and Gaza Strip has been hampered by severe restrictions on staff movements, hurting the quality, scope and sustainability of operations, say the UN and international nongovernmental organizations. “Delays in the movement of staff […]

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