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Occupation arrested 880 Palestinian children during 2012

[ PIC 01/01/2013 – 08:57 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– According to a report issued by the Department of Statistics, the total number of arrests against Palestinian children by the Israeli authorities has increased by 26% during 2012 compared to its previous year 2011. The report indicates that the Israeli occupation forces have arrested 880 Palestinian […]

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4600 Palestinians, Including 182 Children, Imprisoned By Israel

Urgent: Israeli soldiers beat & kick wheelchair-bound Palestinian hunger striker Samer el-Issawi – Read more Wednesday December 19, 2012 06:31 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC News Former Political Prisoner, Palestinian Researcher, Abdul-Nasser Farawna, stated that Israel is currently holding captive 4600 Palestinians, including 182 children and 11 women, in addition to 1200 detainees who are […]

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#GazaUnderAttack | Israel continues to bomb Gaza, 22 killed

Maan News Agency | Nov 21, 2012 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — Israeli airstrikes continued for an eighth day on Wednesday with 22 people reported killed, as efforts to reach a ceasefire continued. Shortly after a bomb exploded on a bus in Tel Aviv at midday, Israel intensified shelling across the Gaza Strip, after having hit over […]

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Silwan committee: 130, 000 Jerusalemites are homeless

[ PIC 07/11/2012 – 09:06 AM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Silwan defense committee said that the Israeli occupation regime has displaced at least 130,000 Jerusalemite natives after seizing or demolishing their homes in the holy city. However, the committee did not indicate if this number of Jerusalemite natives aforementioned has been displaced by Israel since […]

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Israeli occupation arrested 700 children since January, 2012

Al Qasssam Website | 03-10-2012,09:05 Al Qassam website (Agencies) – Yonis Al-Omori an activist in Jerusalem said that the occupation forces arrested this year 700 children from different cities in West Bank and Gaza strip. 120 children were from Jerusalem. He added in a conference held in Ramallah yesterday. The occupation arrested the children between […]

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Israel demolished 467 buildings and displaced 700 Palestinians in 2012

[ PIC 08/09/2012 – 08:51 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation forces (IOF) demolished 10 Palestinian-owned structures in Area C of the West Bank this week, including five residential structures, displacing 32 Palestinians, including 14 children, according to a weekly report issued by the UN office for the coordination of humanitarian affairs (OCHA). In […]

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Report: “4550 Palestinians, Including 220 Children, Imprisoned By Israel”

 Saturday August 18, 2012 09:47 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies Palestinian researcher and former political prisoners, Abdul-Nasser Farawna, reported that Israel is currently holding captive 4550 Palestinians, held in 17 prisons, detention and interrogation centers, and added that 220 Palestinian children are still imprisoned by Israel. File – Palestinian Detainees Paltimes Talking to […]

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Number of settlers in West Bank doubled in 12 years

[ PIC 28/07/2012 – 09:15 AM ] NAZARETH, (PIC)– The number of Jewish settlers in the West Bank has almost doubled in 12 years, increasing obstacles to the two-state solution to Israeli-Palestinian conflict, reported the Guardian newspaper. According to the newspaper, “the number of Jewish settlers in the West Bank grew by more than 15,000 […]

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650,143 illegal settlers in Palestine: 4.5% growth in past 12 months

AIC News | July 26, 2012 The number of Israeli settlers in the West Bank has reached an all-time high: 350,143. This number does not include the settlers in East Jerusalem, who comprise an additional 300,000. According to data from the Population Registry of Israel’s Ministry of Interior, data which reached the Israeli newspaper Israel […]

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Tadamun: IOF soldiers rounded up 42 citizens in Nablus last month

[ PIC 09/07/2012 – 11:22 AM ] NABLUS, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation forces (IOF) rounded up 42 citizens in Nablus governorate in June including five children, the Tadamun foundation for human rights said in a statement on Monday. Ahmed Tobasi, a researcher with the foundation, said that the arrests were made after storming dozens of […]

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IOF soldiers arrest 86 Palestinians in one week including 20 children

[ 09/04/2012 – 10:26 AM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Israeli occupation forces (IOF) arrested 86 Palestinian citizens in the past week including 20 children and six ex-prisoners, who were held in PA jails. Hamas movement said in a weekly report said that the children are 14 to 18 years old; adding that among the detainees was […]

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Israel has issued 100,000 administrative detention orders against Palestinians since 1967

MEMO MARCH 7 2012 The Israeli occupation authorities have issued around 100,000 administrative detention orders against Palestinians since 1967, according to an official report issued by the Public Relations section of the Palestinian Liberation Organisation. The report accuses the Israelis of imprisoning administrative detainees, without charge or trial, based on individual orders made by intelligence […]

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IOF troops arrested 380 Palestinians in February including 54 children

[ PIC 03/03/2012 – 10:18 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation forces (IOF) have arrested 380 Palestinians in February including 54 children and six women, a statistics report said on Friday. Riyadh Al-Ashqar, an expert in prisoners’ affairs, said that the arrests were made in the West Bank, Gaza Strip, and occupied Jerusalem. He […]

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IOF soldiers killed 21 Palestinians in West Bank in 2011 including 4 children

[ PIC 20/02/2012 – 11:05 AM ]   RAMALLAH, (PIC)– The international Tadamun (solidarity) foundation for human rights has said that the Israeli occupation forces (IOF) killed 21 Palestinians in the West Bank in the course of 2011 including four children and a woman. It said that among those were farmers who were killed while […]

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Global Avoidable Mortality: Post-1967 Palestinian & Israeli deaths from occupation & violence

AVOIDABLE MORTALITY – or EXCESS MORTALITY – is the difference between the ACTUAL mortality in a country and the mortality EXPECTED in a peaceful, decently-run country with the same demographics. AVOIDABLE MORTALITY and INFANT MORTALITY are KEY INDICATORS of the HUMAN CONSEQUENCES of national and global policies.   As of late APRIL 2006, how many […]

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