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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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Number of settlers doubled 40 times in the West Bank in four decades

[ PIC 02/08/2012 – 11:28 AM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– The Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics stated, in a press release about Israeli settlements in the Palestinian territory, that the number of settlers in the West Bank had doubled 40 times in four decades. Data indicate that the number of settlers in the West Bank in […]

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Israeli special force shoots, arrests Palestinian youth

[ 15/05/2012 – 03:15 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– A special force of the Israeli army shot and wounded a Palestinian youth in Alezariye town in occupied Jerusalem on Tuesday. The Israeli army unit then detained Ramzi Jaafra, from Al-Khalil village of Tarqumiya, eyewitnesses said. They said that the soldiers chased Jaafra, 25, and shot […]

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Originally posted on Desertpeace:
Mads Gilbert, eyewitness to ‘Cast Lead’, says Gaza remains besieged and ‘shattered’ By Alex Kane *   Two years ago, Dr. Mads Gilbert (left) told me that his experience in Gaza during Israel’s assault in 2009 was the “most horrific experience” of his life, a grim honor previously held by Israel’s…

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