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European Parliamentarians, Politicians, To Visit Gaza Saturday

Thursday November 29, 2012 02:41 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies Palestinian sources in the Gaza Strip reported that senior European Parliamentarians and officials will be arriving in the coastal region on Saturday to observe the devastating effects of the latest Israeli escalation against Gaza, and intend to prepare a report on Israel’s targeting […]

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Gaza Aid Ship #Estelle Commandeered by Israeli Navy; Israel kidnaps European Members of Parliament

Oct 21, 2012  | Juan Cole | Informed Comment The Israeli navy boarded the aid ship Estelle in international waters on Saturday, illegally commandeering it and kidnapping the 30 persons aboard, including five European parliamentarians and Canadian former member of parliament Jim Manly, who is also a retired minister of the United Church. The Israeli […]

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Christian MP’s receive a catch up by Palestinian Hater Itamar Marcus ~ by @abuPessoptimist

English translation below the Dutch article Christelijke Kamerleden laten zich bijpraten door Palestijnen-hater Itamar Marcus ~ by @abuPessoptimist by AbyPessoptimist | Jan 31, 2012 Directeur Itamar Marcus van Palestinian Media Watch met de hysterica Pamela Geller (blog: Atlas shrugs)  tijdens een conferentie van gerenommeerde islamofoben en Palestijnenhaters (onder wie ook Geert Wilders) in 2008 in […]

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European parliamentarians meet with health minister in Gaza

[ 28/07/2011 – 07:34 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– A high-profile delegation of parliamentarians from various European countries has met with Gaza Health Minister Bassem Na’im on a tour of the Gaza Strip. Minister Na’im briefed the delegation headed by British Labor party chairman Tony Lloyd on the effects the Israeli political and economic blockade has […]

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World parliamentarians say ‘appalled’ at Israel’s detention of PLC members

[ 27/07/2011 – 04:55 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– The Inter-Parliamentary Union said it was ”appalled” at Israel’s repeated detention of members of the Palestinian Legislative Council, calling it a violation of the Palestinians’ democratic rights. The condemnation came in a letter by the IPU Human Rights Committee directed at Palestinian MP Mushir al-Masri, who heads […]

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European parliamentarians land in Gaza Strip for visit

[ 24/07/2011 – 03:42 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– A high-profile delegation of European parliamentarians has landed in the Gaza Strip on Sunday on a visit set to last several days. The MEPs, headed by the president of Britain’s Labor party Tony Lloyd, wish to learn the effects the ongoing siege has had on the region, […]

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European parliamentarians to visit Gaza Strip

Published today (updated) 24/07/2011 10:17 GAZA CITY (Ma’an) – A high-profile delegation of European parliamentarians is scheduled to arrive Sunday in the Gaza Strip via the Rafah crossing on Egypt’s border. The Council for European Palestinian Relations said in a statement that members of the European parliament and national parliaments would visit Gaza to raise […]

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Growing concerns over fate of 17 parliamentarians in Israeli prisons

Friday, 17 June 2011 16:15 | MEMO A human rights center concerned with prisoners’ issues stated that the Israeli Occupation Authorities are currently detaining 17 members of the Palestinian Legislative Council. The center noted that the Israelis, yesterday, arrested and detained MP Samir El Qadi, from the Hebron town of Surif, in the Occupied West […]

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Israel to attack next Gaza aid flotilla as siege continues

Friday, 01 April 2011 14:50 | Palestine Telegraph London, (Pal Telegraph) – UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon must prove his commitment to upholding human rights and international law by rejecting the request by Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu to help stop the flotilla of ships planning to set sail in May to break the four-year-old […]

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Islamic parliamentarians call for supporting Jerusalem

[ 08/02/2011 – 09:32 AM ]   ISTANBUL, (PIC)– Participants in the International Forum for Islamic Parliamentarians have recommended reactivating the issue of occupied Jerusalem in face of growing Judaization attempts. The parliamentarians, who attended the forum in Istanbul, called for defending the issue of the Jerusalem MPs who are threatened with deportation from their […]

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Muslim parliamentarians protest Israeli deportation plan

By Mohammad Ben Hussein AMMAN – Members of the Muslim Parliamentarians Forum staged a sit-in outside the UN headquarters in Amman on Tuesday in solidarity with Palestinian MPs who face deportation by Israel. Protesters handed over a letter addressed to UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon urging him to intervene and put an end to Israel’s […]

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