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URGENT | Gaza Power Plant Forced off affecting lives of 1.7 Million People

 Friday November 08, 2013 01:57 by Palestinian Center for Human Rights – PCHR | IMEMC Humanitarian Conditions of Approximately 1.7 million Palestinians in the Gaza Strip Deteriorate The Palestinian Centre for Human Rights (PCHR) expresses deep concern over the deterioration of humanitarian conditions of the civilian population due to the aggravation of the electricity crisis […]

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Short Analysis of Egypt’s Political Pressures ~ by @KawtherSalam

Kawther Salam | Aug 19, 2013 رأي  وتحليل  المحرر السياسي لما يجري في مصر The territorial ambitions of the zionists are no secret as they have been published for at least 100 years, most of the political problems of the countries and nations near israel are derived from these ambitions and the machinations of the […]

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Journal: Revisiting Ni’lin after four years ~ by @IsmPalestine

2nd May 2013 | International Solidarity Movement, Ni’lin, Occupied Palestine By Team Nablus It’s been four years since I had visited and lived in Ni’lin and the decision to visit on Friday filled me simultaneously with excitement and longing but also dread. Four years ago I had supported the non violent resistance in Ni’lin as […]

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PLO condemns Israel’s plan to build 3,000 new settler units

PRESSTV Fri Nov 30, 2012 5:16PM GMT Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) has condemned Israel’s plan to build 3,000 new settler units in East al-Quds (Jerusalem) and the West Bank as an act of aggression “against a state.” HM/SS (end) Note from occpal:Rule 130. States may not deport or transfer parts of their own civilian population […]

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SHOCKING VIDEO | Majority of Israelis back discrimination against Arabs: Poll

Nov 11, 2012 by SheenNewsTV A new poll has revealed shocking widespread discriminatory views held by Israeli Jews toward the country’s Arab citizens and majority support for apartheid policies toward occupied Palestinians. The leading left-leaning Israeli daily newspaper Haaretz originally reported on the results of the survey, carried out by Israel’s Dialog polling group, under […]

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Inequality and the ‘Forgotten Palestinians’

Akka (Acre). ‘Here is our past, present and future.’ (Patrick O. Strickland) By Patrick O. Strickland – Tel Aviv | Palestine Chronicle | Aug 18, 2012 On 15 may, the NY Times ran an editorial authored by Aaron David Miller under the title of ‘Preserving Israel’s Uncertain Status Quo.’ Miller argues that the Israeli government’s […]

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Beitawi: Jerusalem almost Judaized

[ PIC 27/02/2012 – 10:19 AM ] NABLUS, (PIC)– Sheikh Hamed Al-Beitawi, the head of the Palestinian Islamic scholars association in the West Bank, has warned that occupied Jerusalem has almost been Judaized. He told Quds Press on Sunday that Jewish settlement activity was spreading everywhere in the holy city even in the Old City […]

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Netanyahu liegt tegen Tweede Kamer en Nederlandse bevolking – Netanyahu Lies to Parliament and Dutch Population

Click here to read the (Google) Translated verion of the letter of former Dutch PM Mr. Dries van Agt The Rights Forum | Jan 25, 2012 Het zal u niet zijn ontgaan, afgelopen week was de Israëlische premier Netanyahu in Nederland. In een open brief aan minister van Buitenlandse Zaken Rosenthal heb ik erop aangedrongen […]

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Human Rights Group Decries Israel’s Imprisonment of 20 Percent (700.000) of Total Palestinian Population Since 1967

Palestine’s Prisoners | Pictures | Topic | Category – Torture | History | Category Between The Lines – Clea Thauin:  Posted Nov. 16, 2011 Excerpt of speech, recorded and produced by Melinda Tuhus In mid-October, Israel and Hamas, the Palestinian Islamic party that controls Gaza, agreed to a prisoner swap. One thousand twenty-seven Palestinian political […]

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Young make up one-third of Palestinian population

Maan News Agency | Aug 11, 2011 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — The Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics released a demographic study Thursday which showed that young people form one third of the Palestinian population. The results were published on the eve of International Youth Day and present statistics about the Palestinian population, above all about the […]

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Population of Gaza fears Israeli invasion in midst of communication blackout

Related to  Latest Update on Gaza | #Gaza #GazaBlackOut Wednesday August 10, 2011 08:03 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC News Late Tuesday night, residents throughout Gaza lost internet, cell phone and landline phone service, creating a communication blackout similar to one which occurred just before a massive Israeli invasion in 2008. The blackout sparked fear […]

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Official report: Gaza population 1.7 million

04/06/2011 – 08:45 AM | PIC GAZA, (PIC)– An official report by the interior ministry in Gaza Strip said that the population in all Strip districts reached around 1.7 million. It said in a statement on Friday the majority of the population lives in Gaza district followed by that of Khan Younis, while Rafah was […]

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Israeli settlements are ethnic cleansing says US representative on UN rights council

Posted by gazasolidarity at PS.HADNEWS.COM on Tuesday, March 22, 2011 at 12:53 pm. The ethnic cleansing campaign against the Arab population of Jerusalem continues apace, with not a murmur from the West, although a US representative on the UN Human Rights Council, Richard Falk, has spoken out. Falk is accused of being biased by ISrael […]

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Lying to Australians for the Israeli government

20 January 2011 (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) – Unleashed Michael Brull We now have even more proof, yet another smoking gun: Israel is deliberately starving the population of Gaza. WikiLeaks reveals that “Israel told US officials in 2008 it would keep Gaza’s economy ‘on the brink of collapse’ while avoiding a humanitarian crisis”. As Ha’aretz notes: […]

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Population Growth Higher in Settlements than in Israel – International Middle East Media Center

Tuesday January 11, 2011 17:32 by IMEMC News – 1 of International Middle East Media Center Editorial Group Israel’s Central Bureau of Statistics last month released the most recent population statistics for West Bank settlements. The figures show that during 2010 the growth rate was 4.5 per cent compared to only 2.9 per cent for […]

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