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Moroccan MPs barred from entering West Bank

Maan News Agency | April 9, 2013 AMMAN (AFP) — Israeli authorities on Monday barred two Moroccan MPs accompanying EU parliamentarians from crossing into the West Bank to meet Palestinian officials, one of the lawmakers said. “The Israel authorities prevented me and my colleague Ali Salem Chekkaf from crossing into the West Bank without giving […]

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Report: The Israeli occupation forces rejailed 12 Palestinian MPs last year

Note from occpal: Previously by Israel released prisoners received a Presidential Pardon of Peres. Also called Amnesty or Clemency by law to restore ones civil rights and being totally pardoned for the (alleged) crimes if even in the case of Palestinians’ ever charged before at all. Re-arresting pardoned prisoners (also from the Wafa al Ahrar […]

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IOA sentences MP Qaraawi to administrative detention

[ PIC 12/12/2012 – 05:49 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation military court at Ofer endorsed an administrative detention sentence against MP Fathi Qaraawi, from Change and Reform bloc, according to Human rights and media sources. Umm Hamza, MP Qaraawi’s wife, told Quds Press, that her husband was transferred yesterday to Ofer prison, west […]

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IOA turns down appeal for release of 72-year-old MP Ahmed Al-Haj Ali

[ PIC 21/03/2012 – 04:27 PM ] NABLUS, (PIC)– The Israeli higher court turned down an appeal by lawyer of MP Ahmed Al-Haj Ali to end his administrative detention, without trial or charge, at the pretext of having secret charges against him. The Tadamun foundation for human rights said in a statement on Wednesday that […]

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Israeli occupation authority blocks travel of second deputy PLC speaker

[ PIC 22/03/2012 – 09:12 AM ] TULKAREM, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation authority (IOA) blocked the travel of second deputy speaker of the Palestinian legislative council (PLC) Hassan Khreisha via Karame crossing to Jordan. Khreisha told Quds Press that he was supposed to travel to Jordan on Wednesday en route to Morocco to attend the […]

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Hungering for Justice on International Women’s Day: IPSC calls for the release of hunger striker Hana’ Shalabi and salutes Palestinian women’s resistance

Ireland Palestine Solidarity Campaign | March 8, 2012 Ireland Palestine Solidarity Campaign, International Women’s Day Statement, Thursday 8th March 2012 To mark International Women’s Day 2012, the Ireland-Palestine Solidarity Campaign wishes to highlight the case of Palestinian political prisoner and hunger striker Hana’ Shalabi. 29-year-old Hana’ has been on hunger strike for 22 days. She […]

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Israel has issued 100,000 administrative detention orders against Palestinians since 1967

MEMO MARCH 7 2012 The Israeli occupation authorities have issued around 100,000 administrative detention orders against Palestinians since 1967, according to an official report issued by the Public Relations section of the Palestinian Liberation Organisation. The report accuses the Israelis of imprisoning administrative detainees, without charge or trial, based on individual orders made by intelligence […]

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MP Attoun kidnapped from the Red Cross in Jerusalem

REFUSING TO DIE IN SILENCE – Video [ 26/09/2011 – 12:18 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– An Israeli Border Guard unit, dressed as Arabs, kidnapped, at noon Monday, Palestinian MP Muhammad Attoun at the entrance of the Jerusalem Red Cross in a move expected to spark rage among local Palestinians. The operation was coordinated also […]

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US cable tells of Israel’s ‘harsh measures’

Universal Declaration of Human Rights Art.20 (1) “Everyone has the right to freedom of peaceful assembly and association.” Leaked documents highlight efforts by army to use use force against peaceful protesters in the West Bank. 04 Sep 2011 16:15 | Al Jazeera The Israeli army chief is quoted as threatening to be ‘more assertive’ in dealing with […]

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