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‘Global March’ set to mark Palestine Land Day

PressTV | Thu Mar 15, 2012 5:48PM GMT Hundreds of organizations and committees from all over the world are set to launch a global initiative to demonstrate solidarity with Palestinians and to mark the Palestine Land Day. The event called the ‘Global March to [East al-Quds] Jerusalem’ aims to voice the international support for the […]

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Female detainee marks 2 years in administrative detention

Maan News Agency | Aug 2, 2011 RAMALLAH (Ma’an) — The Palestinian Center for Detainees reported Tuesday that female detainee Hana Al-Shalabi from Jenin is now the longest serving female prisoner held in Israeli administrative detention. She was detained in 2009 and is currently in Hasharon prison. The Israeli authorities have kept on postponing her […]

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UN refugee agency marks 5 years of Gaza siege

June 14, 2011 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — “If the aim of the blockade policy was to weaken the Hamas administration, the public employment numbers suggest this has failed,” a UNRWA spokesman said Tuesday as the UN marks Gaza’s fifth year under intense Israeli siege. Commenting on a report released by the UN agency charged with providing […]

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Turkey marks flotilla attack anniversary

[ 31/05/2011 – 08:11 PM | PIC ] ISTANBUL, (PIC)– Tens of thousands crowded in Istabul’s Taksim Square Monday evening to mark one year since Israel’s lethal military attack on an international aid convoy to the Gaza Strip. The mission set out on 31 May 2010 to defy Israel’s  blockade of the Strip, but an […]

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Ni’lin marks 3rd anniversary of non-violent protests

Published today  21/05/2011 14:50 RAMALLAH (Ma’an) — The West Bank village of Ni’lin on Friday marked its third anniversary of weekly non-violent demonstrations against Israel’s wall. Since 2008, Israeli forces have killed five Palestinians demonstrating in Ni’lin to protest Israel’s confiscation of one third of the village’s land. Hundreds have been injured and detained from […]

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Intifada Palestine Marks 2nd Anniversary, and a Time to Remember Martyrs

Jan-11-2011 15:49 Elias Harb Special to Salem-News.com Educating the public about Palestine one reader at a time… Israel has seized Palestinian land over a perceived right to return to Israel, i.e. the ‘Holy Land’. Ironically, Israel refuses to honor the UN’s mandatory Right of return for world citizens. For years anyone here who left Gaza […]

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Gaza Offensive 2 Years On – The Children Tell Their Stories | Scoop News

Sunday, 26 December 2010, 10:49 pm Opinion: Julie Webb-Pullman   The Children Of Gaza Tell Their Stories Gaza Offensive 2nd Anniversary – The Children Tell Their Stories by Julie Webb-PullmanToday, December 27, marks the second anniversary of Israel’s brutal offensive against the Gaza Strip. In 22 days of relentless air and land attacks, more than […]

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