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Palestinian teen buried in Jerusalem

Published 14/05/2011 19:43 JERUSALEM (AFP) — Around 2,000 mourners laid the body of a Palestinian teen killed in Jerusalem clashes to rest on Saturday. Milad Said Ayyash was fatally wounded on Friday as Palestinians across occupied East Jerusalem staged protests in the runup to Sunday’s anniversary of the 1948 creation of Israel, an event known […]

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Catastrophe and Dispossession – “Their Independence is our Nakba”

The right of Return to Our Homeland is enshrined in International Law justghassan on May 12, 2011 That is the slogan that was chosen for this year protests. In Bethlehem same as West Bank and Gaza Strip main cities; school students, teachers and politicians as well as religious leaders; both Muslims and Christians, marched affirming […]

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Solidarity with Palestine in Egypt | by Themba Lewis – in pictures

Palestine & Unity Rally, Tahrir, 13 May 2011 | by Themba Lews Photography In the early hours of May 8th violence broke out between Salafi Muslim and Coptic Christian factions in the Cairo neighborhood of Imbaba. Egyptians reacted with horror at a death toll of 10 and over 200 wounded. Two churches were burned down. […]

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Palestinian Villages Destroyed during the Nakba – video

Source |  My Palestine Related Special Topic : #May15 | Al Nakba & Refugees Revolution | Right 2 Return | also for further announcements of events In Pictures | The Nakba In Pictures | Palestinians Commemorate Al Nakba | 2011

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Ten facts about the Nakba

IMEU, May 1, 2008 Palestinian women walk through the Nahr el-Bared refugee camp in Lebanon in 1951. (UNRWA) “We thought it would be a matter of weeks, only until the fighting died down. Of course, we were never allowed to go home.” Nina Saah, Washington, DC “My family’s farm of oranges, grapefruits and lemons, centuries […]

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May 14, 2011 PALESTINE NEWS

SPECIAL TOPIC آخر الأخبار والتحديثات May 14, 2011 | GAZA PALESTINE | TODAY NEWS LINKS| Gaza has been under siege for 1431 days | Spread-Share-Link or Tweet the News! Special Topic | Palestine’s Refugee Revolution #MAY15 | ANNOUNCEMENTS & EVENTS Special Album: The World Commemorate Al Nakba 2011 – in pictures Special Music Video : […]

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63 Nakba: Protests Erupt throughout Palestine

Editor Palestine Monitor|13 May 2011 Today protests ignited throughout the West Bank and Jerusalem, jumpstarting the anniversary of the Palestinian Nakba on 15 May. 63 years ago, approximately 750,000 Palestinians were forcibly expelled from their homes to make way for the creation of the state of Israel with a Jewish majority. Clashes on Al Quds […]

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Bilin Weekly Demo 13.05.2011 – video

13.05.2011 By haithmkatib@gmail.com Today, 13th of May 2011, the people of Bil’in commemorated the Nakba day. About 200 Palestinians, Israelis and internationals marched together towards the Wall. Some had dressed up as refugees from 1948, to commemorate those who were forced from their homeland 63 years ago. Also some were carrying a large key symbolizing […]

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Thousands Protest For Palestinian Right Of Return

by The Associated Press Associated PressEgyptians carry a giant Palestinian flag during a protest against Israel’s closure of Gaza as they march at Tahrir Square, the focal point of Egyptian uprising, in Cairo, Egypt Friday, May 13, 2011. Associated PressThousands of Egyptians gather at Tahrir Square, the focal point of Egyptian uprising, during a protest […]

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34 Palestinians abducted, teen shot in East Jerusalem protests

Friday May 13, 2011 19:33 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC News In protests against Israeli settlement expansion in the Silwan and Ras al-Amud neighborhoods of East Jerusalem Friday, Israeli police assaulted demonstrators with rubber-coated steel bullets and tear gas, abducting 34 and shooting a 17-year old with live ammunition. Silwan neighborhood (archive photo) Israeli sources […]

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Londoners to protest at Israeli embassy

PressTV – Fri May 13, 2011 1:9PM Londoners are to gather outside the Israeli embassy in London to respond to the call of Palestinian people for the famous uprising on 15 may. In solidarity with the third Palestinian intifada, British protesters are to meet outside the Israeli embassy to show Palestinian people that the UK […]

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The Arab world rises up in support of Palestine

[ 13/05/2011 – 03:49 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, ARAB CAPITALS (PIC)– PIC correspondents reported on Friday that more than a million Arab people rallied on Friday in support of the Palestinian cause in Palestine and a number of Arab countries. Our correspondents reported that the largest such rally was the one held at the Tahrir […]

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Less national unity, more Palestine in Tahrir Square

EE staff | Fri, 13/05/2011 – 14:07 | Al Masry AlYoum Photographed by المصري اليوم While secular Egyptian movements had intended to mobilize millions of Egyptians on Friday in order to support national unity and condemn attacks on Christians in Egypt, Islamist forces succeeded in turning the protest in support of what is referred to […]

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IOF troops killed 7000 Palestinians in past ten years

[ 13/05/2011 – 11:50 AM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Palestinian official records unveiled that the Israeli occupation forces have killed around 7000 Palestinian citizens in the Gaza Strip and the West Bank since 2000, the majority of them in the Gaza Strip. A report issued by the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics (PCBS) revealed that 7342 […]

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Refugees march to return

Matthew Cassel | The Electronic Intifada |13 May 2011 A Palestinian refugee and Nakba survivor in Lebanon’s Ein al-Helwe refugee camp. Long before Muhammad Bouazizi there was Muhammad al-Dura. The horrific footage of the 12-year-old Palestinian boy gunned down by Israeli soldiers while seeking refuge alongside his father in September 2000 was one of the sparks that […]

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