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PA security agencies kidnap many Hamas members from their homes

[ 23/08/2011 – 11:22 AM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– The Palestinian authority security apparatuses stepped up its political arrest campaign in the West Bank detaining 12 Palestinians affiliated with Hamas Movement and summoning dozens for interrogation. In Al-Khalil, the preventive security forces carried out raids on homes during which they kidnapped a number of Hamas members […]

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Michael Berg: What Congress Won’t See on Its Trip to Israel This Month

HuffPost World | Aug 21, 2011 Michael Berg | Member, St. Louis Palestine Solidarity Committee and Jewish Voice for Peace Congressman Russ Carnahan joined nearly 20 percent of the United States House of Representatives in a trip to Israel this month. Paid for by an affiliate of the American Israel Public Affairs Committee, these 81 […]

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World parliamentarians say ‘appalled’ at Israel’s detention of PLC members

[ 27/07/2011 – 04:55 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– The Inter-Parliamentary Union said it was ”appalled” at Israel’s repeated detention of members of the Palestinian Legislative Council, calling it a violation of the Palestinians’ democratic rights. The condemnation came in a letter by the IPU Human Rights Committee directed at Palestinian MP Mushir al-Masri, who heads […]

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Two Qassam members wounded in Israeli air raid

[ 18/07/2011 – 09:37 AM ] KHAN YOUNIS, (PIC)– Two members of the Qassam Brigades, the armed wing of Hamas, were wounded at dawn Monday in an Israeli air strike on Khuza’a to the east of Khan Younis, south of the Gaza Strip. Spokesman for medical services Adham Abu Salmiya told the PIC reporter that […]

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The Audacity of Diplomatic Failure in Athens

  Jul-16-2011 20:44 | Salem-News.com Three crew members of the Gaza Freedom Flotilla II boat are still aboard with no contact… Audacity of Hope Courtesy: Shalom Rav – A Blog by Rabbi Brant Rosen (ATHENS) – From the Audacity of Hope crew: Day 16 of the imprisonment of the U.S. Boat to Gaza, The Audacity […]

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Israel raids offices of Nablus PLC members

[ 07/06/2011 – 02:17 PM ] NABLUS, (PIC)– Israeli forces raided Tuesday morning the offices of Palestinian Legislative Council members from the Hamas bloc in Nablus, confiscating computers and other property. PLC member Mona Mansour told the PIC that Israeli patrols surrounded the building where the offices are situated in the Rafadia district of the West […]

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Knesset members to storm Nabi Yusuf tomb in Nablus in broad daylight

[ 18/05/2011 – 12:06 PM ] NABLUS, (PIC)– Israeli war minister Ehud Barak has agreed to allow a “visit” by 20 Knesset members, mostly affiliated with the far right parties, to Nabi Yusuf tomb in Nablus in broad daylight for the first time. Hebrew daily Ma’ariv said on Wednesday that the “visit” would take place […]

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Israeli air strike kills two Hamas members

Fresh casualties in the Gaza Strip amid surge in cross-border violence, a day after Hamas offered a ceasefire. Last Modified: 08 Apr 2011 08:57 | – Middle East – Al Jazeera English Israel has deployed its ‘Iron Dome’ missile defence system [REUTERS] Two Palestinians have been killed in an Israeli air strike on the Gaza […]

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Land Day: Marches Reported in Galilee and Negev, Knesset Members Decry Occupation

30.03.11 – 16:12- PNN – Palestine News Network Fadi Ya’coub – Bethlehem – PNN/Exclusive – Today Palestinians inside Israel marked the 35th anniversary of Land Day, which commemorates the effort to defend Palestinian land through wide public participation in non-violent marches, strikes, and demonstrations. A Land Day rally in Bethlehem (photo by Circarre Parrhesia). According […]

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PA puts off military trials of 23 Hamas members in W. Bank

15/03/2011 – 05:13 PM WEST BANK, (PIC)– The Palestinian authority security apparatuses postponed the military trials of 23 Palestinians affiliated with Hamas Movement in the cities of Nablus and Al-Khalil. According to local sources on Tuesday, the security apparatuses in Nablus delayed the holding of military trials against 18 detainees until the fourth of April […]

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Hamas members summoned by PA militias following death of settlers

[ 13/03/2011 – 04:39 PM ]   JENIN, (PIC)– The Palestinian authority security militias summoned many Palestinian citizens affiliated with Hamas Movement on Saturday after the killing of five Jewish settlers from Itamar settlement in Nablus city. Local sources stated that dozens of summonses were handed to Hamas members in different West Bank cities, mostly […]

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Report: Special commando units free Hizbullah members from Egyptian jail

Published Today – 10:26 GMT | | Al Bawaba Hizbullah Lebanese sources claim that a commando forces composed of Lebanon’s Hizbullah, Iranian Revolutionary Guard and Palestine’s Hamas fighters stormed into the Egyptian prison of Wadi El-Natron, which is located some 120 kilometers northwest of Cairo. The task was to free several thousand prisoners, and especially […]

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Fatah detains 26 Hamas members in West Bank

18-01-2011,09:58 | – Ezzedeen Al-Qassam Brigades Al Qassam website – The Fatah Authority’s security apparatus on Monday morning detained 26 Hamas member as part of an operation conducted across several districts in the West Bank. The Palestinian resistance movement Hamas harshly criticized the move, confirming that some of the detainees are high school students. Fatah […]

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Bil’in: A village in mourning

One West Bank family has paid the highest price for their village’s peaceful pursuit of justice. Al Jazeera | Renee Lewis Last Modified: 07 Jan 2011 17:55 GMT Bassem Abu Rahmah, a pillar of non-violence in the village of Bil’in, was shot in the chest with a high-velocity teargas canister and died on his way […]

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Hamas: 3,000 Members Arrested by P.A. in 2010

Monday January 03, 2011 13:12 by Ane Irazabal – IMEMC & Agencies Hamas spokesman, Fawzi Barhoum, said on Sunday that in 2010, Palestinian Authority security forces detained 3,000 Hamas affiliates in the West Bank. File (photo from Palestine Monitor) In a press conference held in Gaza City, Barhoum explained that 1,404 of the detainees had […]

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