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Popular anger over PA forces’ use of live fire against Palestinian citizens

[ PIC 06/09/2013 – 12:14 PM ] JENIN, (PIC)– Opening fire against Palestinian citizens by PA forces has caused high tensions among Palestinians in the West Bank especially after the martyrdom of Amjad Odeh from Nablus by PA forces’ live bullet. On August 27, the PA forces stormed Askar refugee camp to arrest the citizen […]

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2 critically injured by Israeli live fire in clashes near Jerusalem

Maan News Agency | March 22, 2013 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — Two Palestinians were critically wounded on Friday during clashes with Israeli forces north of Jerusalem, medics said. Two Palestinian youths were shot with live fire, one in the pelvis and the other in the abdomen, after clashes broke out with Israeli forces in the Jerusalem-area […]

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EU, UN concerned by Israeli live fire against Palestinians

Maan News Agency | (updated) 30/01/2013 21:36 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — The European Union and the United Nations expressed concern on Wednesday about Israel’s use of lethal forces against Palestinians following a rise in fatal shootings. The EU missions in Jerusalem and Ramallah said in a statement that they were “deeply concerned by the number of […]

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Israel drops leaflets into Gaza warning of no-go zone

See leaflet below this post Maan News Agency | April 2, 2012 GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — Israeli planes dropped pamphlets in the southern Gaza Strip on Monday morning, warning Palestinians not to enter a no-go zone on its southern border. The leaflets, signed by Israeli forces general command, include a map of the zone, a […]

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UN Issues Report Condemning Israel for Unnecessary Use of Force Against Nakba Demonstrators

PNN – Palestine News Network – 06.07.11 – 11:16 New York – PNN – The United Nations has issued a report condemning Israel for its unnecessary use of force against the Nakba Day protesters. UN Secretary-General Ban Ki Moon and Prime Minister Netanyahu The report, drafted by the UN Special Coordinator for Lebanon, Michael Williams, […]

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