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Italian coast guard rescues Palestinian refugees fleeing syria

Live Blog: The Genocide on Palestinian Refugees in Syria Live Blog: Israel Bombs Syria [ PIC 05/10/2013 – 08:14 AM ] ROME, (PIC)– The Italian police and coast guard took on Friday a group of Palestinian refugees, who fled the Syrian war, aboard a boat to the shores of Sicily. According to a media source, […]

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Italian medical delegation visits Gaza

[ PIC 29/04/2013 – 06:57 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– An Italian team of plastic surgeons has visited the Gaza strip on Sunday to carry out a number of surgeries. The three day-visit came in solidarity with the people of the Gaza strip. Dr. Andre Karubi, a consultant laparoscopic surgeon, headed the delegation that consists of […]

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Humanity has no nationality: 2nd anniversary of the murder of Vittorio Arrigoni

15th April 2013 | International Solidarity Movement, Nabi Saleh, Occupied Palestine By Team Khalil Vittorio Arrigoni “We must remain human, even in the most difficult times … Because, despite everything, there must always be humanity within us. We have to bring it to others.” -Vittorio Arirgoni Today marks the second anniversary of the murder of […]

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Israel Drops to the 112th out of 179 Countries on the Press Freedom Index (incl link to full report)

Truth does not bother “Israel” at all. Only Buttons Do. To Mute Truth: “From Tweeting until Termination“ MEMO | Jan 31, 2013 Israel has dropped from 92nd place on the Reporters without Borders’ press freedom index in 2012 to 112th place in 2013 out of 179 countries. The organization points out that Israel’s drop in […]

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West Bank activists remember the life of ISM justice Activist Vittorio Arrigoni

by Sydney | 16 April 2012 | International Solidarity Movement, West Bank Palestinians and International activists celebrated with the spirit of Vittorio Arrigoni this week across Palestine. Memorial events were held to mark the one year anniversary of his murder: two in Al-Khalil (Hebron) with members of the Hebron Defense Committee and Youth Against Settlements […]

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Italian ISM Activist Fights Unjust Deportation: Your support needed!

13 April 2012 | International Solidarity Movement Marco Mohamed Abdelaal, a 32 year old ISM activist was arrested April 11, 2012 at the 7th Annual International Bil’in Conference on the Palestinian Popular Struggle held in the old city of Occupied Hebron. Marco was arrested with 11 other conference attendees: four Internationals and eight Palestinians, including […]

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Happy Birthday, Dear Vittorio (RIP) ~ by @shahdabusalama

Related Vik, A Friend, A Brother, A Humanist My drawing for Vittorio Arrigoni |(Shahd Abusalama) Shahd Abusalama | 02/05/2012 | Electronic Intifada   As I realized today’s date, the 4th of February, a stream of memories flooded into my mind. Today, last year, marked my dear friend Vittorio Arrigoni’s last birthday I spent with him. […]

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Military court in Gaza holds the 9th session to consider the case relating to the death of Italian solidarity activist, Vittorio Arrigoni

Related: Vittorio Arrigoni – A Friend – A Brother – A Humanist 5 Dec 2011 | Palestinian Center for Human Rights | ISM On Monday 05 December 2011, the Permanent Military Court in Gaza held the ninth session in Gaza City to consider the case relating to the death of the Italian solidarity activist, Vittorio […]

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Who Killed Vittorio Arrigoni? Trial Begins

Related to: Vittorio Arrigoni: a Friend, a Brother, a Humanist Why was Vittorio, admired by many Palestinians, killed? By Michele Giorgio – Gaza Translated by Daniela Loffreda – Rome Vittorio Arrigoni was strangled between 14 and 15 April between the hours of 11pm and 1 am. He was still alive in the video filmed by […]

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Italian activist’s murder trial due to start in Gaza

Related to: Vittorio Arrigoni: a Friend, a Brother, a Humanist Maan News Agency | Sept 8, 2011 GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — The first session of a trial to sentence the murderers of Italian activist Vittorio Arrigoni is due to start on Thursday in a Gaza court. The Italian activist and journalist was murdered after being […]

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Arrigoni: Suspects to Be Tried in September

By Michele Giorgio| Palestine Chronicle | Aug 29, 2011 In recent days we have truly felt the loss of Vittorio Arrigoni. The man we loved to call ‘Vik’ spoiled us with accurate real time information on what was happening in Gaza, without neglecting the smallest of details. His contribution would have been invaluable during these […]

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#Flotilla2 | Open letter to Papandreou: let us sail!

  Sunday, 03 July 2011 13:18| Docjazzmusic.com DELEGATIONS ON THE DUTCH-ITALIAN BOAT TO GAZA Open letter to: 
Georgios A. Papandreou Prime Minister of Greece Corfu, 3rd of July Dear Mr. Papandreou, We, members of the Gaza Freedom Flotilla II, are outraged by your government’s decision to close the ports of Greece to our humanitarian initiative, […]

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Historian writes of ‘pleasure’ at murder of pro-Palestinian activist

Author of op-ed article in Jewish Chronicle tells me he ‘rejoiced’ at death of Vittorio Arrigoni Harriet Sherwood |  Wednesday 18 May 2011 | guardian.co.uk Vittorio Arrigoni, murdered in Gaza last month. Photograph: ISM/EPA I was sent a link this week to a piece published in the Jewish Chronicle by historian Geoffrey Alderman, the opening […]

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Resisting Voices

by Stay Human Convoy / May 16th, 2011 | Dissident Voice Getting to know Gaza In the north-eastern zone of the city, Palestinian youths tell us stories about those infamous days in December 2008, when the Israeli army began its Operation ‘Cast Lead’. The landscape in front of us bears witness to the devastation the […]

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