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Israel Severe Violates Int’l Law: Reports reveal Attoun abduction happened on Red Cross premises

REFUSING TO DIE IN SILENCE – Video [ 27/09/2011 – 02:56 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Condemnation has abounded after undercover Israeli policemen abducted Monday Palestinian lawmaker Mohammed Attoun as Israeli reports are rebutted that the abduction took place outside of the premises of the International Red Cross (ICRC) in Jerusalem, where the MP was […]

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Hamas lawmaker sentenced to 6 months in administrative detention

Maan, September 4, 2011 RAMALLAH (Ma’an) — An Israeli court Sunday sentenced Hamas-affiliated lawmaker Anwar Zuboun to six months in administrative detention, Hamas officials said. The sentence was condemned by Hamas lawmakers as part of Israel’s “arrogance and systematic crime.” Another Hamas lawmaker Sheik Hassan Yousef was detained last week at a checkpoint in Nablus, […]

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IOF illegally kidnaps and arbitrary detains Palestinian MP Hasan Yousuf

[ 01/09/2011 – 10:24 AM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation forces (IOF) kidnapped on Wednesday evening Palestinian lawmaker and senior Hamas official Hasan Yousuf at Za’tara military checkpoint north of Ramallah city. News reports said that MP Yousuf, his wife and kids were traveling back from Jenin after a family visit to his daughter. […]

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Israeli occupation detains lawmaker Anwar Zaboun

[ 26/08/2011 – 06:41 PM ] BETHLEHEM, (PIC)– IOF troops detained, Friday at dawn, Anwar Zaboun (45 years), member of the Palestinian Legislative Council, after raiding his home in the southern West Bank city of Bethlehem. Local sources in the Bethlehem district said that a number of IOF troops aboard a number of military vehicles […]

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Occupation renews administrative detention of Palestinian lawmaker

[ 26/08/2011 – 12:05 PM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation authority on Thursday extended the administrative detention (without charge or trial) of Jamal al-Natshe, member of the Palestinian Legislative Council, representing al-Khalil district. Natshe was arrested on 13 January 2011, only four months after he was released from an eight-year prison term in occupation […]

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Israel extends Illegal administrative detention of Hamas spokesman for seventh time

[ 16/08/2011 – 10:39 AM ] NABLUS, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation authority (IOA) has extended the administrative detention, without charge, of Hamas leader Adnan Asfoor, 47, for the seventh consecutive time on Monday. The Israeli military court in Ofer could not file an indictment against Asfoor, who has been held in the Negev desert prison […]

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IOF arrest lawmaker Khaled Abu Tous, Hamas leader Mustafa Abu Arra

[ 29/07/2011 – 02:57 PM ] Lawmaker Khaled Abu Tous JENIN, (PIC)– IOF troops on Friday morning arrested two Hamas prominent leaders in the districts of Jenin and Toubas; Sheikh Khalid Abu Tous, lawmaker representing Toubas and prominent Hamas leader in Jenin Sheikh Mustafa Abu Arra. Hamas sources said that IOF troops raided this morning […]

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Interview: Hamas lawmaker defies order to leave Jerusalem

Jillian Kestler-D’Amours |The Electronic Intifada |20 April 2011 Muhammad Totah (Jillian Kestler-D’Amours) Approximately a hundred persons gathered in the East Jerusalem neighborhood of Sheikh Jarrah on Friday, 15 April for midday prayer, and to show their solidarity with three Palestinian politicians who have lived inside a makeshift tent at the International Committee of the Red Cross headquarters […]

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IOA holds MP Badr in administrative detention

[ 12/04/2011 – 01:47 PM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– The Israeli military court in Ofer sentenced Palestinian lawmaker Mohammed Maher Badr to six months administrative detention, without any charge. Badr’s lawyer said that he was moved from Etzion detention center to Ofer for the trial hearing then he would be moved to Negev desert prison. The […]

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No Political Immunity in Palestine: IOF kidnap anew Palestinian MP Salhab

[ 03/03/2011 – 10:08 AM ]   Al-KHALIL, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation forces (IOF) on Wednesday evening kidnapped once again Hamas lawmaker Azzam Salhab at a military checkpoint near Jericho city. An aid to MP Salhab told the Palestinian information center (PIC) that the IOF erected abruptly barriers near Khan Al-Ahmar area, located between Jericho […]

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PA militias kidnap husband of MP Halaiqa

[ 12/01/2011 – 02:27 PM ]   AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– Security militias from the Palestinian Authority (PA) kidnapped on Tuesday evening the husband of Hamas lawmaker Samira Halaiqa after he was summoned for interrogation. MP Halaiqa said that the PA preventive security kidnapped her husband Mohamed Halaiqa after his return from a court hearing held by […]

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Palestinian Legislator Kidnapped From His Home In Hebron – International Middle East Media Center

Thursday December 30, 2010 12:31 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies Israeli soldiers kidnapped, on Thursday at dawn, elected member of the Palestinian Legislative Council (PLC), from his home in Yatta town, in Hebron, in the southern part of the West Bank. Legislator Khalil Al Raba’ey Soldiers broke into the home of PLC member […]

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Bahr calls on Abbas to step down if he is unable to end Palestinian division

[ 19/12/2010 – 10:37 AM ]   SANA’A, (PIC)– First deputy speaker of the Palestinian legislative council (PLC) Dr. Ahmed Bahr called on de facto president Mahmoud Abbas to renounce the settlement process he described as humiliating and frivolous and to work on ending the inter-Palestinian division or to step down from his post. Dr. […]

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Hamas MP denounces security militias for storming his home

[ 04/10/2010 – 05:59 PM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– Hamas MP Mohammed Al-Tal denounced the security militias, loyal to de facto Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas, for storming his home earlier on Monday and kidnapping his brother Rami. He said in a press release that the campaign of arrests, which escalated at a time reconciliation efforts were […]

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