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What Obama missed: Protests of settler highway that will cut J’lem neighborhood in two

“Settling” constitutes a warcime according to international law and ICC statute. Even under US’ own military legislations’ Law resources below this article By Alex Kane | Mondoweiss | March 23, 2013 Graffiti decrying the mayor of Jerusalem Nir Barakat on the road leading to a protest in Beit Safafa. (Photo: Alex Kane/Mondoweiss) Both President Barack […]

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Plan for National Park Threatens to Strangle East Jerusalem’s Issawiya Neighbourhood

Wednesday, 27 April 2011 05:56 Dolev Rahat, Alternative Information Center (AIC) Jerusalem’s District Committee for Planning and Construction recently approved a new plan to establish part of a “national park surrounding the walls of Jerusalem” on lands belonging to the East Jerusalem village of Issawiya. From the residents’ perspective, this eliminates the last remaining land […]

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New Jewish neighborhood to be erected in occupied Golan Heights

[ 23/01/2011 – 12:06 PM ]   NAZARETH, (PIC)– A Jewish settler organization announced it will erect a new neighborhood in Golan Heights, Syria occupied by Israel. The project will expand the Katzerin settlement built on the ruins of the Syrian village of Qesrein, and will include parks and schools as well as a military […]

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Israel razes hotel linking Palestinian neighborhoods in Jerusalem

[ 09/01/2011 – 11:06 AM ]   OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Israeli bulldozers began razing Sunday morning the Shepherd Hotel in Jerusalem’s Sheikh Jarrah suburb amid a plan to replace the structure with a Jewish settlement and isolate two Palestinian neighborhoods. The Israeli left-wing rights group Peace Now disclosed in June 2010 the beginnings of the […]

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Umm al-Fahm neighborhood organizes general strike in response to home demolitions

Thursday January 06, 2011 11:07 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC News After the Israeli government demolished a 3-story building Tuesday in the neighborhood of Umm al-Fahm in East Jerusalem, the residents of the neighborhood declared a general strike in protest of Israel’s demolition policy. Umm al-Fahm neighborhood (photo from palestineremembered.com) Umm al-Fahm has been at […]

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