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A million Israeli landmines planted in occupied Palestinian West Bank

MEMO | May 23, 2013 About a million landmines have been planted by the Israeli occupation in occupied Palestinian West Bank, official Palestinian data has shown. The Commissioner General of the Palestinian Liberation Organisation in Washington, Maan Erekat, said: “The number of Israeli landmines planted is between 800,000 to a million.” During his meeting with […]

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VIDEO | Roots of Peace Talks to PNN about Landmines Removal Initiative

PNN English | Thursday, 25 April 2013 13:53 PNN/ Exclusive In an interview conducted by PNN, Founder and Chairman of Roots of Peace Organization, Heidi Kuhn, talked about the project of removing landmines from the Palestinian territories that started Wednesday and will continue throughout the week. Kuhn said that this project was a dream started […]

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Israeli forces ‘place blocks’ around property in Hebron

MAAN NEWS AGENCY FEBR 28 2012   HEBRON (Ma’an) — Israeli forces have put cement blocks around the land of Thabet Abu Ekhdeir, which is 4 dunums in Surif, allegedly for containing mines since the Jordanian era. Muhammad Awad, the spokesman of the popular committee against settlements in Beit Ummar, told Ma’an that in 2000 […]

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Israel army plants new mines along Syria border

August 13, 2011 04:56 PM | By Diaa Hadid | Associated Press JERUSALEM: Israel’s army is planting new land mines along its border with Syria in an attempt to dissuade protesters from rushing into the Golan Heights, according to a report in an Israeli military magazine. The preparations come as part of Israel’s beefed-up measures […]

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