Tag Archives: policies

No Vaccine but Polio for Palestine!

Nov 9, 2013 by occpal And Yes! Media is buzzing again about the altruistic ‘aid’ of this world and contribution to health of kids by buzzing media reports about 20 million kids to get polio vaccine after Syria outbreak. (Source) Of course because Europe is at alleged risk. Not in Palestine though. On May 20, […]

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#PalHunger | Red Cross (@ICRC) Concerned About Health Condition Of Striking Detainees

 Sunday August 18, 2013 11:07 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC News Saturday evening [August 18, 2013] the International Red Cross issued a statement expressing deep concern regarding the deteriorating health conditions of seven Palestinian political prisoners, held by Israel, and have been on hunger strike for an extended period. Stop Administartive Detention – Ahrar Center […]

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14 prisoners in serious condition due to severe medical negligence in Israel’s Ramlah Prison

Al Ray Agencies | Aug 18, 2013 Gaza, Alray – Riad Amour, the  representative of the ill prisoners in Ramlah prison hospital, said that about 14 Palestinian  prisoners suffer from medical negligence and bad treatment in Ramlah prison hospital. Lawyer of the Prisoners Ministry in Ramallah Hanan El-Khatib said in a press release on Saturday […]

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Israel imposes fines on Jordan Valley citizens to force them abandon their land

“Settling” constitutes a warcime according to international law and ICC statute. Even under US’ own military legislations’ Law resources below this article [ PIC 11/07/2013 – 11:57 AM ] JORDAN VALLEY, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation authorities (IOA) imposed fines on Adel Ulayan, a resident of the Jordan Valley, and was still holding him in custody. […]

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PFLP: Kerry’s shuttle tour to cover up for occupation’s policies

[ PIC 30/06/2013 – 11:43 AM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– The Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine charged Israeli premier Benjamin Netanyahu with pursuing a policy of “buying time” and legitimizing settlement activity. It said in a statement on Sunday that US secretary of state John Kerry’s shuttle tours in the region turned into attempts […]

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The Closure Continues – Report on the Impact of the Israeli Closure of Gaza

Thursday June 20, 2013 00:25 by Palestinian Center for Human Rights – PCHR A Report on the Impact of the Israeli Closure on the Gaza Strip (01 January – 31 December 2012) This report is issued in the context of the closure policy imposed by the Israeli authorities on the Gaza Strip, which has been […]

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No More Tunnels Please: Gaza Held Hostage to Egypt’s Turmoil ~ by Ramzy Baroud

It is time that the Muslim Brotherhood government of Morsi do some serious soul-searching and understand that Palestinians will continue to dig tunnels to survive if Cairo doesn’t reach an agreement with the Gaza government that would allow for commercial exchange and humanitarian relief, writes Ramzy Baroud. Middle East Online | May 30, 2013 Air […]

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Palestinian Couples Separated by Israel’s Racist Laws

An Israeli soldier checks Palestinians as they cross an Israeli checkpoint in the occupied West Bank city of Hebron to go to the Ibrahimi Mosque or the Tomb of the Patriarch on 25 March 2013. (Photo: AFP – Hazem Bader) Al Akhbar English| Malik Samara | April 21, 2013 The law renders residents of Gaza […]

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Israel to ‘probe’ birth control for Ethiopian immigrants (Again…)

Maan News Agency | Febr 27, 2013 JERUSALEM (Reuters) — Israel’s Health Ministry has ordered an investigation into whether government employees or health workers prescribed a birth control drug to Ethiopian immigrant women as a way to control the population. Haaretz reported on Thursday that a senior official had decided to name a team to […]

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Top security officials admit Israel’s policy prevents economic growth in Gaza

Posted on February 25, 2013 | Gaza Gateway Queue at a Gaza gas station, 2011 Over the past few days, there have been some interesting developments to report on with regard to the Gaza closure. The following is a short summary: Debates in the security sector Israeli news website Walla! reports that GOC Southern Command […]

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Action Alert | @Ufreenetwork launches an international campaign to address Israeli crimes | #ArafatJaradat

LIVE BLOG ABOUT THE DEATH OF ARAFAT JARADAT Continuous Updates [ PIC 24/02/2013 – 11:16 AM ] OSLO, (PIC)– UFree Network to defend the rights of Palestinian prisoners strongly condemned the murder of the Palestinian prisoner Arafat Jaradat due to extreme torture during interrogation, bringing the number of Palestinian prisoners killed in Israeli jails to […]

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‘My family has been separated’

Wednesday February 13, 2013 20:00 by Palestinian Center For Human Rights – PCHR – IMEMC The Gaza Strip has often been called an “open air prison” in light of the illegal closure imposed on it by the Israeli authorities. However, the territory became a prison for many Palestinians long before the closure came into effect. […]

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More Excess Death due to Israeli Siege: Raed Abu Hayya, 42 years old killed in Gaza house fire

Maan News Agency | Febr 2, 2013 GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — A Palestinian man died Saturday in northern Gaza after his house caught fire, medics said, two days after a family of six died in a blaze. Raed Abu Hayya, 42, died when his house caught fire in the al-Saftawi neighborhood of northern Gaza. Medics […]

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VIDEO | US CITIZENS FED UP WITH ISRAEL

Published on 24 Jan 2013 The Americans including the Jewish citizens, are really getting fed up with Israel’s violations of Palestinians’ rights as they get more informed thanks to the Internet, says an analyst.     The Palestinian Authority (PA) has threatened to take legal action against Israel at the International Criminal Court (ICC) if […]

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