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VIDEO | It’s time to harvest the crop: Accompanying farmers in Gaza under Israeli fire ~ by @Rosa_Schiano

by Rosa Schiano Translation by Claudia Saba 23 April 2012 | il Blog di Oliva Renad Salem Qdeeh Israeli soldiers have already started shooting onto the land along the border of the Gaza Strip. Two injured just in the first two days of the harvest. Renad Salem Qdeeh, 33, was collecting he crop from her […]

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Britain’s duty to the Palestinian people ~ by Sheikh Raed Salah

I came to the UK to talk about the plight of the Palestinians but ended up fighting deportation. This is what I wanted to say Raed Salah |The Guardian, Thursday 19 April 2012 A Bedouin woman sits next to a destroyed house in the Negev village of al-Araqib. Photograph: Menahem Kahana/AFP/Getty Images In June 2011 […]

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Statistics: Israel arrested around 900 Palestinians since start of 2012

Farwana pointed out that the prisoners include 185 children, 27 elected MPs topped by speaker Dr. Aziz Dweik, three former ministers, nine ladies, and 320 held under administrative detention orders, without trial or charge. [ PIC 24/03/2012 – 05:26 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation forces (IOF) escalated their arrest campaigns in lines of […]

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Sharp increase in Palestinian deaths in 2011

A human rights group has found a sharp rise in the number of civilians killed in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Al Jazeera | March 21, 2012   B’Tselem found that in 2011, the Israeli army killed a total of 105 Palestinians in Gaza and 11 in the West Bank [EPA] The past year saw a sharp […]

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Gaza: The Politics of Darkness

The local power plant – shut down twice in the past two years – was operated again using a limited daily supply of fuel smuggled through the tunnels. (Photo: Shuaib Abou-Jahl) By: Doha Shams Published Wednesday, March 7, 2012 Al Akhbar From the window overlooking the pier of Gaza’s humble port, you can see nothing […]

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Thousands of workers to lose their jobs due to power outage

[ PIC 06/03/2012 – 11:10 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– The general syndicate of workshop owners in Gaza Strip has warned that thousands of workers would lose their jobs in the event the electricity crisis persisted in the enclave. Chief of the syndicate Sami Al-Amasi said in a statement on Monday that more than 7000 workers […]

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Iran Slams Israel for Critical Situation of Palestinian Women, Children

FARSNEWS MARCH 3, 2012 TEHRAN (FNA)- Iran’s Deputy Envoy to the United Nations Eshaq Al Habib lambasted the Zionist regime for trampling upon the rights of the Palestinian people, and warned that Israeli violations have created a critical situation for the Palestinian women and children. “This situation (of the Palestinian women and children) is no […]

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Beit Jala Resident Fadi Barham: “The Government Doesn’t Care about Disabled People”

PNN FEB 27 2012 By Edra Arb/ for PNN Three years ago Fadi Barham was in an accident and lost his ability to walk. He fell 12 meters down a steep slope near his home and as a result, severely injured his back. If Fadi had received immediate medical attention, he may still be able […]

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Report: Israel Denies 14,000 Arabs in Jerusalem Residency

WAFA FEB 27 2012 RAMALLAH, February 27, 2012 (WAFA) – Israel has denied over 14,000 Arab residents of occupied East Jerusalem the right to live in their city of birth, a report by the PLO Negotiations Affair Department (NAD) said Monday. It also demolished 3,300 Palestinian-owned homes in the city, it added. NAD report monitored […]

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Mark Gonzales: Voice of a Global Indigenous Palestine

Truth does not matter for “Israel”. Buttons Do. To mute. Gonzales is the founder of the Human Writes project, an alliance of artists and community activists dedicated to supporting human rights through multi-media arts. Al Akhbar English | Amany Al-Sayyed |  February 10, 2012 I’m a poet, an educator, a lover of life and the […]

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IOF soldiers arrest 15 Palestinians mostly in Nablus

Palestine’s Prisoners | Pictures | Topic | Category – Torture | History | Category Palestinian Information Center – 07/02/2012 – 02:45 PM NABLUS, (PIC)– Israeli occupation forces (IOF) arrested 15 Palestinian citizens in the West Bank at dawn Tuesday mostly in Nablus province, local sources said. The Tadamun foundation for human rights said that the […]

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Israel ‘detains 85 people’ in Hebron in January

Palestine’s Prisoners | Pictures | Topic | Category – Torture | History | Category Maan News Agency | Feb 1, 2012 HEBRON (Ma’an) — Israeli forces detained 85 people from towns, villages and refugee camps in the Hebron district in January, the Palestinian Prisoners’ Institute said Wednesday. Soldiers raided homes in the southern West Bank […]

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Hands Not Bombs: From the cave of your invented neighbors

Truth does not matter for “Israel”. Buttons Do. To mute. 972 Magazine | Jan 16, 2012 “Dare to look for the handprints, dare to acknowledge the humanity of an invented people.” A Palestinian-American student, writer and activist takes a journey of discovery,  in an essay inspired by the culture and literature of liberation, an ancient symbol, […]

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URGENT ▶ Israel Kills Dialysis in Gaza – 500 Patients Lives Continuously in Danger

Last update: April 26, 2013 Update – Dec 15, 2011 In an urgent appeal Gaza Health ministery urges the PA in Ramallah to assure delivery of dialysis filters type 5 and 6. And immediately the media bias hits the mainstream that the PA itself is preventing the delivery…. as usual very convenient for the zionist […]

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Israel Declared an Apartheid State in “People’s Court”

A Million Stories about the Zionist Rape of This World – in pictures Monday November 28, 2011 12:36 by Doris Norrito – IMEMC & Agencies …a panel of eminent jurists serving on the Russell Tribunal on Palestine heard testimony from expert witnesses regarding the apartheid practices of Israel against the Palestinian people. Jeff Halper and […]

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