Tag Archives: Land Theft

VIDEO | O-blah-blah-ma: ‘US offers endless talks’ to kill clock for Israel against Palestine? ~ Feat. @AbirKopty

March 30, 2013 President Obama’s Middle East tour has resulted in mixed feelings both in Israel and Palestine – with no tangible results despite his calls for peace. Palestinians, who greeted the US leader with protests, were disappointed by his show of unwavering allegiance to Israel and lack of pressure over the issue of settlements. […]

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More than 166 homes in Eli settlement built on Palestinian-owned land

“Settling” constitutes a warcime according to international law and ICC statute. Even under US’ own military legislations’ Law resources below this article [ PIC 29/01/2013 – 05:50 PM ] NABLUS, (PIC)– Haaretz newspaper said it had a certified map of the West Bank settlement of Eli showing, contrary to claims by the Israeli government’s civil […]

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Netanyahu: No limits on Jerusalem construction

News Yahoo.com | Oct 21, 2012 JERUSALEM (AP) — Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is vowing to continue building in east Jerusalem, over the objection of Palestinians who claim the territory as capital of their hoped-for state. Netanyahu spoke Sunday after the European Union’s foreign policy chief criticized plans to build 800 new apartments and a […]

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ISRAEL’S (F)ARMING FORCES: IOF Works on Palestinian Land for Settlers’ Use

WAFA | Sept 26, 2012 JERICHO, September 26, 2012 (WAFA) – Israeli forces have been working on large areas of land in the Jordan Valley near the villages of Jiftlik and Aqraba as a prelude to take over the land and hand it over to Jewish settlers to plant it, local sources said Wednesday. They […]

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Report: occupation plans to expand over forty settlements in West Bank

[ PIC 21/09/2012 – 07:58 PM ] A report issued by Hamas’s Media Office stated that settlement activity and Judaization projects have been escalated, in an unprecedented way, in the occupied city of Jerusalem and throughout the West Bank during the past few months. The report pointed out that the Israeli occupation is escalating demolition […]

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ISR Legal Counselor Calls For “Cracking Down” On Illegal Outposts

Thursday September 20, 2012 10:58 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies Israeli daily, Haaretz, reported Thursday that the Legal Counselor of the Israeli Government sent an official document to Israeli Defense Minister, Ehud Barak, asking him ensure the government closely monitors illegal constructions conducted by Israeli settlers in the West Bank. Image By Arabs48 […]

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Occupation confiscates Al Hasba market for the Jewish Settlements Council

[ PIC 04/09/2012 – 12:16 PM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– Hebron Rehabilitation Committee (HRC) condemned the Israeli Ministerial Committee’s decision granting stores in the ancient vegetable market in Hasba neighborhood, located in the center of al-Khalil, to the Jewish Settlements Council. HRC warned of the seriousness of consequences of such ministerial decision on the demographic, geographic, […]

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Israeli army chief orders Salfit outpost legal

Maan News Agency | Aug 12 2012 TEL AVIV, Israel (Ma’an) — Israeli Central Command Chief Nitzan Alon signed an order ‘legalizing’ an outpost in Salfit, Hebrew language Yediot Ahronot reported Sunday. The settlement outpost of Brukhin, located near the Salfit village of Bruqin, was one of three outposts which an Israeli government committee sanctioned […]

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Israeli forces move military checkpoint near Bethlehem, annex Palestinian land

Maan News Agency | Aug 5, 2012 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — Israeli forces moved part a military checkpoint on Sunday near the Bethlehem village of al-Khader, witnesses said. Eyewitnesses told Ma’an that a checkpoint at the entrance to Newe Daniyyel settlement, built on private Palestinian land, was moved around 400 meters, effectively annexing around 300 dunams […]

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Hamas: IOA plans to build tourist hotels in settlements serious escalation

[ PIC 02/08/2012 – 11:33 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Hamas Movement warned the Israeli occupation authority (IOA) over its plan to grant donations for establishing hotels and tourism facilities in settlements in the occupied West Bank. The movement described, in a statement released on Wednesday, such provocative move as a flagrant violation of international laws […]

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Europe and US richly reward Israel for pariah status

By Jonathan Cook in Nazareth | Redresss | 31 July 2012 Jonathan Cook exposes the complicity of the European Union and the United States in Israel’s occupation and ethnic cleansing of the occupied Palestinian territories, showing how, as Israel accelerates its land grabs and colonizing of the West Bank, the EU and US have chosen […]

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Hamas urges Arab League, OIC to act against Israeli theft of Palestinian land

[ PIC 04/07/2012 – 04:38 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– The Hamas Movement called on the Arab League and the organization of Islamic cooperation to intervene to curb the Israeli regime and its settlers from appropriating more Palestinian property and lands in the occupied territories of the West Bank and Jerusalem. In a press release, Hamas […]

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Presidency Welcomes UN Council Resolution on Settlements

Wafa News Agency | March 22, 2012 RAMALLAH, March 22, 2012 (WAFA) – Presidential spokesman Nabil Abu Rudeineh welcomed Thursday the passing of a resolution by the United Nations Human Rights Council ordering a probe into how Israeli settlements infringe on the rights of Palestinians. The resolution was passed by a vote of 36 in […]

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Israel Accepts Appeal Against New Settlement Plan In Hebron

Sunday March 04, 2012 01:08 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies The Israeli Higher Planning Council, running under the Military leadership in the occupied West Bank, accepted an appeal against a construction plan for a new Israeli settlement, south of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, the Arabs48 news website reported. File – […]

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Lieberman: No withdrawal from Jordan Valley

[ PIC 01/03/2012 – 09:07 AM ] NAZARETH, (PIC)– The Israeli foreign minister Avigdor Lieberman has affirmed that his government would never relinquish control on the Jordan Valley. Lieberman said, during a tour of the Jordan Valley and the Dead Sea in the company of ministers of his party Yisrael Beiteinu, that the Israeli presence […]

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