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Israeli forces carry out massive dawn raid

Friday, 25 March, 2011 | 13:28 « Wadi Hilweh Information Center – Silwan, Jerusalem Arresting Palestinian youth from Silwan – Archive. Silwan, Jerusalem (SILWANIC) — Israeli forces stormed Silwan at dawn yesterday, seizing 9 Palestinians from their homes. The arrested are Mohammed Saleh, Alaa Ali Awwad, brothers Sumbol and Hammouda Malhi, brothers Thaer and Faraj […]

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ei: Family of engineer believed kidnapped by Israel speak out

Rami Almeghari, The Electronic Intifada, 16 March 2011 Four of Derar and Veronika’s children at the family’s home in Gaza. (Rami Almeghari) In mid-January Derar Abu Sisi, 42, the operations director of Gaza’s sole electricity-generating plant, left the Gaza Strip for Ukraine where he was applying for citizenship, along with his Ukrainian wife Veronika. Several […]

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Israeli artists speak out | Jews for Justice for Palestinians

March 15, 2011 Artists: Anti-boycott law ’suicidal’   Israel Prize laureate David Tartakover, singer Rona Kenan, poet Meir Wieseltier and others join battle against bill punishing Israel boycotters. Writer Sefi Rachlevsky: Israel acting like a criminal state Merav Yudilovitch, 15 March 2011 See also: JNews, Israeli anti-boycott bill approved for vote by Knesset plenary Artists […]

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In photos: 100s come out in Jenin for police hiring call

March 14, 2011 Hundreds of young people from Jenin tuned out Sunday after the Palestinian Authority’s National Security Service issued a call for applicants to join the security forces. Potential officers submitted to a physical examination, fitness test and registered their names for further testing. In the West Bank and Gaza, the PA security forces […]

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IOA expels Jerusalemite family from part of its home

[ 10/03/2011 – 11:21 AM ]   OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Israeli occupation authorities are expected to force a Palestinian family to evacuate their home in Ras Al-Amud in occupied eastern Jerusalem after 11-year court battle with American millionaire and settler patron. Hebrew daily Haaretz reported the news, adding, “Right-wing Israelis are expected to move into […]

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Media forum lashes out at Abbas authority

[ 09/03/2011 – 09:30 AM ]   GAZA, (PIC)– The Palestinian media forum has strongly denounced the PA’s ”stalling” in bringing journalist Ala al-Titi to trial in the PA-run Al-Khalil Magistrate’s Court. It said the behavior was aimed at restricting freedom of opinion and expression, which it emphasized should be preserved for all especially during […]

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Gaza agriculture sector loses out on $36 million due to Israeli blockade

Monday, 07 March 2011 13:45 Palestinian truck drivers blocked the Karem Abu Salem Crossing because of the recent closure of the Karni crossing by Israel. The effect of Israel’s blockade of the Gaza Strip is such that the agricultural sector in the territory loses out on $36 million worth of business. The figures were presented […]

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Questions I would want to ask Sa’eb Ereikat

[ 02/03/2011 – 12:10 AM ] By Khalid Amayreh Palestinian Authority (PA) negotiator Saeb Ereikat recently submitted his resignation to the PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas in what is widely considered a tacit admission of responsibility for the scandalous Jazeera revelations concerning  Palestinian negotiators’ willingness to sell out Palestinian rights to Israel. Infuriated and embarrassed by […]

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End the Division: ‘Gaza Youth Breaks Out’ Calls for a Unified Palestinian Leadership to Lead Us to Freedom

Tuesday, 22 February 2011 15:56 Gaza Youth Breaks Out On behalf of the Palestinian Arab people, on the blood of the martyrs, widows and bereaved, orphans and thousands of prisoners in Israeli jails and all our people in the Palestinian diaspora, we call on all the Palestinian factions to unite under the banner of Palestine: […]

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ei: Families forced out as army occupies Jerusalem rooftop

Jillian Kestler-D’Amours, The Electronic Intifada, 18 February 2011 A Silwan home that caught on fire during clashes between Israeli police and Palestinian youth, January 2011. (Anne Paq/ActiveStills) The sound of heavy boots stomping up five flights of stairs resonated throughout the entire apartment building on a recent night as the Israeli military headed towards their […]

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Mavi Marmara survivors speak out against Israeli “whitewash”

| RO: Ramallah Online   Passengers on the Mavi Marmara before the attack. Viva Palestina Press Release Dear friend, Today, Israel has released a report into its actions on the Mavi Marmara last year, when the ship – carrying aid as part of a flotilla to Gaza – was attacked by Israel, leading to the […]

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CNN interview with GYBO | Gaza Youth Breaks Out

YouTube – CNN interview with Gaza youth breaks out team!. Related GYBO Facebook | (which has been restricted of posting links by Facebook) Gaza Youth Breaks Out | Weblog Reflections on the Gaza Youth Manifesto by Max Ajl Authors of Gaza youth manifesto speak to EI, interview by Rami Almeghari for the Electronic Intifada Gaza Youth Breaks […]

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Gaza Strip runs out of cooking gas

[ 19/01/2011 – 10:31 AM ]   GAZA, (PIC)– No trace of cooking gas was to be found in Gaza Tuesday, fuel companies warned, as the Israeli blockade limits supply and solutions appear unpromising. Mahmud al-Shawa, head of the fuel companies assembly, warned of a humanitarian disaster as the strip’s stations run out of fuel […]

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ei: Authors of Gaza youth manifesto speak to EI

Rami Almeghari writing from occupied Gaza Strip, Live from Palestine, 18 January 2011 Gaza Youth Break Out: “Youth are the means for change in every society and we do hope to forge that change.” (Wissam Nassar/MaanImages) On Saturday, I missed a call on my mobile and when I called the number back, someone calling himself […]

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