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Chomsky: US and Israel are isolated after upgrading Palestinian UN status

[ PIC 08/12/2012 – 12:40 PM ] (PIC)– Noted US political critic and academic Noam Chomsky said the US and Israel started to experience international isolation after they opposed the Palestinians’ move to upgrade its status to a UN non-member observer state. Chomsky said that the US tried to convince Palestine to backtrack on its […]

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OCHA: 23,000 Palestinian will be isolated when barrier is completed

[ 13/07/2012 – 09:55 PM ] Source: PIC RAMALLAH, (PIC)– The UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) this week issued a fact sheet about the segregation wall being built by the Israeli occupation and the impact it is having and will have on Palestinian lives when it is completed. According to OCHA, […]

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Prisoner isolated after refusing to strip naked

[ 30/05/2011 – 10:28 AM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– A Palestinian man held in the Israeli Ramon prison was placed Sunday in solitary confinement after he refused to succumb to routine strip searches. The prisoners’ families said in a phone call to the PIC that the prisoner, Mohammed Nafidh Dweikat from Nablus, was dealt 21 days […]

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IPS denies medical team visit to isolated, sick detainees

28/03/2011 – 07:01 PM RAMALLAH, (PIC)– The Israeli prison service (IPS) refused to allow a medical team to check on seriously ill and isolated Palestinian prisoners in occupation jails, the Palestinian prisoner’s association said on Monday. It added in a press release that the IPS had previously approved the visit to a number of critical […]

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Abbas Al-Sayyed goes on hunger strike in Israeli jail

[ 11/03/2011 – 03:08 PM ]   TULKAREM, (PIC)– Abbas Al-Sayyed, commander of the Qassam Brigades in Tulkarem who is serving 36 life- imprisonment terms in the Israeli Rimon jail, has decided to go on hunger strike protesting incarceration conditions in jail, his wife said. According to his wife Ikhlas Al-Sayyed, Abbas was punished by […]

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Ministry of detainees: Israel uses Arab prisoners as political hostages

[ 21/10/2010 – 11:05 AM ]   GAZA, (PIC)– The Palestinian ministry of prisoners’ affairs said that Israel uses Arab detainees in its jails as political hostages at the pretext that their countries do not want them and called on the Arab governments to work on their release. In a statement on Wednesday marking the […]

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