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West Bank’s weekly protests demand an end for the Oslo agreement

[ PIC 15/09/2012 – 09:33 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Israeli soldiers attacked, Friday, the weekly protest against the Wall and Settlements in Bil’in, causing scores of Palestinians and international activists to suffocate. The Popular Committee against Wall and Settlements said in a statement that “Israeli soldiers fired rubber-coated metal bullets, tear gas and stun grenades […]

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Haniyeh: Price protests confirm failure of Oslo

Maan News Agency | Sept 14, 2012 (updated Sept 15, 2012) GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — Gaza Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh said Friday that protests over rising prices in the West Bank confirmed the failure of the Oslo Accords. Delivering a sermon at al-Omari Mosque, the Hamas premier called for a comprehensive review of the PLO’s […]

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Israel afraid of upcoming third intifada

[ PIC 11/09/2012 – 10:01 AM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– The Israeli army expressed fears against the raging protests against Salam Fayyad’s government in the West Bank and of their escalation into a third intifada (uprising) against Israel. According to the Israeli website Wella, these Israeli fears are growing despite the reassurances sent by the Palestinian […]

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#PalProtests | Mass popular anger over Fayyad’s speech

[ PIC 12/09/2012 – 09:48 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– The Palestinian citizens in the West Bank considered Salam Fayyad’s speech, the illegal head of the Ramallah government, as a failed attempt to absorb the protesters’ anger over the rising cost of living. The protests have continued after Fayyad’s speech, where the public transport union announced […]

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President Shoes for $23.500. What Price Has His Luxury Hat? ~ by @KawtherSalam

  إذا كان حذاء الرئيس بعشرين ألف يورو, فكم يبلغ ثمن القبعات الفاخرة التي يرتديتها؟؟؟ وفد السلطة الفلسطينية الى مؤتمر الشيخوخة الوزاري هل سيقيم في فندق خمس نجوم؟؟؟ How much did Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas pay for his luxurious black hat, which he wore during his visit to Austria on last October 28, 2011??? Kawther […]

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#VIDEO | More protests in Ramallah, Bethlehem

Maan News Agency | Sept 12, 2012 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) – A group of angry Palestinian governmental employees on Tuesday set fire copies of the Paris Protocol, while protesters in Ramallah called to bring down the Salam Fayyad government. Protesters in Ramallah chanted against the Oslo peace accords and the Paris Protocol, a subsection of Oslo […]

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West Bank protests expose Oslo as the prop of occupation ~ by @abirkopty

The National | Sept 12, 2012 | Abir Kopty Nineteen years after the Oslo Accords were officially signed on September 13, 1993, it is clearer than ever that the Accords have blocked Palestinian rights of freedom, return and self-determination. The current protests shed light on this disastrous burden for Palestinians. <a target=”_blank” href=”http://ad.doubleclick.net/click%3Bh%3Dv8/3cee/3/0/%2a/h%3B235479947%3B0-0%3B1%3B47001075%3B4307-300/250%3B40427099/40444886/1%3B%3B%7Esscs%3D%3fhttp://www.facebook.com/thenational.ae”><img src=”http://s0.2mdn.net/2655172/tn_300x250_backupimage.jpg&#8221; border=”0″ […]

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#PalProtests | 80 Injured In Clashes Between Residents, Security Forces In Hebron

Tuesday September 11, 2012 01:26 by IMEMC News Palestinian medical sources in Hebron, in the southern part of the West Bank, reported Monday that eighty residents and members of the Palestinian security forces were reported when a number of residents attacked the City Council building in Doura, near Hebron, a Palestinian Police Stations and an […]

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#PalProtests in the West Bank – in Photos & Video

aicnews | sept 11, 2012 Palestinian protest demonstrations continued into the evening and night on Monday in several West Bank cities, including Bethlehem. A Palestinian youth wears at T-shirt saying “No to High Prices” while another beats a plastic bucket in a march in the West Bank city of Bethlehem to protest the rising cost […]

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Palestinian anger on “Facebook” over Abbas’s statements

[ PIC 09/09/2012 – 09:10 PM ] GAZA,(PIC)– Hundreds of Palestinian journalists and citizens expressed deep dissatisfaction and anger at the PA president Mahmoud Abbas’s statements, saying that his speech does not live up to the Palestinian people’s expectations. Hundreds of citizens, including journalists and intellectuals, protested against Abbas’s speech by writing comments on their […]

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#PalProtests | Jarrar calls for rising up against the Oslo agreement

[ PIC 09/09/2012 – 09:50 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Khaleda Jarrar, member of the PFLP political office, expressed her organisation’s support for the economic needs of the Palestinian people, warning against restricting the protests to this aspect. She called for the popular activities to go beyond the protest against the economic situation to protesting against […]

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Is it the Palestinian spring?

[ PIC 09/09/2012 – 09:55 PM ] By Khalid Amayreh Thousands of Palestinians have been taking to the streets in major west bank towns to protest the worst economic crisis to hit the occupied territories since the start of the Israeli occupation in 1967. Protesters called for the resignation of Prime Minister Salam Fayyad, holding […]

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West Bank citizens: Abbas’s speech increases the division

[ PIC 09/09/2012 – 08:59 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Many Palestinian angry youths launched protests in the West Bank cities yesterday following Abbas’s speech which they considered frustrating as it did not provide any solutions to the problems of economic hardship and division. Immediately after the end of Abbas’s speech, many youths started protesting in […]

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#PalProtests | Dozens of protesters burn tires in Ramallah, Tulkarem

Maan News Agency | Sept 9, 2012 TULKAREM (Ma’an) — Dozens of protesters closed down several streets in Tulkarem and Ramallah on Saturday, a Ma’an correspondent said, as protests against rising living costs continue across the West Bank. A main road in Tulkarem was blocked with rocks and burning tires and protesters in Ramallah closed […]

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#PalProtests | Mousa Abu Marzouq: Protests are start of uprising, may extend to Gaza

Maan News Agency | Sept 8, 2012 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — The ongoing protests in the West Bank mark the beginning of a new uprising against the Israeli occupation motivated by economic crises and could extend to the Gaza Strip, says Hamas official in exile Mousa Abu Marzouq. Speaking by telephone late Friday, the deputy chief […]

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