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Israel’s cruel punishment of the very ill in Gaza | Jews for Justice for Palestinians

Ilana Hammerman, 11 March 2011 After many delays, a diabetes patient from the Gaza Strip was finally allowed to travel to a Ramallah hospital for surgery. A fraught journey through the land of the checkpoints. Driving south past the Ashkelon intersection on Highway 4 that Thursday morning, I began to notice a few of the […]

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Shalom calls for reinstating capital punishment against Palestinians

15/03/2011 – 10:08 AM NAZARETH, (PIC)– Israel’s deputy foreign minister Sylvan Shalom has called for considering the re-imposition of the capital punishment against Palestinians who kill Israelis in resistance attacks. The minister in a statement on Monday evening in Eilat said that upheavals in the Arab world necessitate preserving the security of Israelis including the […]

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Israeli government approves 500 new settler homes as punishment for murder of family

Monday March 14, 2011 00:40 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC News After a Palestinian murdered five Israeli settlers, including a baby and two small children, in their beds Friday night, the Israeli government announced that 500 new units would be constructed on Palestinian land, as punishment for the attack. Construction in Maale Adumim settlement (archive […]

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Prisoners Club: Etzion Prison Staff Makes Detainees Stand Outside in Underwear in Winter and calls it “Common Punishment”

10.03.11 – 15:55| PNN – Palestine News Network Ramallah – PNN – The Palestinian Prisoners Club said on Thursday that it was a common punishment in Etzion military prison in the southern West Bank for prison staffers to make prisoners stand outside in their underwear in the winter. (PNN Archive) Jaclyn Fararjeh,a lawyer working with […]

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AN EXPERIMENT IN PROVOCATION

Posted by desertpeace at PS.HADNEWS.COM on Tuesday, March 8, 2011 at 7:38 am. Just one of the many reasons for Israel’s NON POPULARITY….. Stealing Gaza By BRIAN ENO* It’s a tragedy that the Israelis – a people who must understand better than almost anybody the horrors of oppression – are now acting as oppressors. As […]

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The Punishment of Gaza: The chronicles of a human tragedy through the eyes an Israeli journalist

By MOHAMMED AZHAR ALI KHAN, LIFE.STYLE@ARABNEWS.COM Published: Mar 2, 2011 19:29 Updated: Mar 2, 2011 19:29 Both the cover and back page of “The Punishment of Gaza” are dramatic. The front cover shows a man gazing at damaged buildings that suggest that they had been devastated by the fury nature’s earthquakes. Conversely, they in fact […]

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HEBRON: A MASSACRE REMEMBERED: WE WILL NEVER FORGIVE OR FORGET

February 27, 2011 at 19:34 | DesertPeace Eugenio Merino’s sculpture “Starway to Heaven” Seventeen years ago this past Friday, 30 Muslim worshippers were slaughtered while at prayer. 270 were severely injured. This took place in one of the holiest sites in Palestine, a site revered by both Jews and Muslims. It is the resting place of […]

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NO CHILD LEFT BEHIND …. UNLESS IT’S A PALESTINIAN CHILD

Posted by desertpeace at PS.HADNEWS.COM on Monday, February 21, 2011 at 10:25 am. The Israeli Forces attacked and shot rubber bullets and sound bombs at the children so they could not run away, and then proceeded to arrest 13 of them. Several army vehicles came into the area for support, attacking houses and cars to […]

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9 out of 10 attacks by Israelis on Palestinians lead to no indictment or punishment [ Incl Full Data Sheet ]

Febr 16, 2011 Graffiti sprayed in the West Bank village of Ourif. Photo: Yesh Din Yesh Din released today a data sheet on its monitoring of Police investigations of offenses against Palestinians. The data sheet includes findings based on 642 investigation files opened in recent years by the Judea and Samaria police, based on complaints […]

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ZIOGEIST

Posted by desertpeace on Tuesday, February 8, 2011 at 12:01 pm. The State of the Union Israel is gearing up to celebrate its 63rd year of existence. Palestine will be mourning the 63rd anniversary of its destruction. Israeli sirens will sound in two months time in memory of those who perished in the Holocaust. Palestine […]

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Report details collective punishment of Gaza population

23-01-2011,10:10 | – Ezzedeen Al-Qassam Brigades Al Qassam website – The Palestinian Centre for Human Rights (PCHR) releases today a new report on the “Illegal Closure of the Gaza Strip: Collective Punishment of the Civilian Population”. The absolute closure of Gaza was imposed by Israel following the Hamas takeover in June 2007.For more than three […]

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Amnesty: Israel’s Gaza Blockade Continues to Suffocate Daily Life

Article Date: 23:07 2011/01/18 Article ID: 0082 London, January 18 (QNA) – Israel must end its suffocating blockade of the Gaza Strip, which leaves more than 1.4 million Palestinians cut off from the outside world and struggling with desperate poverty, Amnesty International said one year on from the end of Israel’s military offensive in Gaza. […]

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Collective Punishment Continues as Army Raids Nabi Saleh

Posted on: January 13, 2011 | ShareThis 13 January 2011 | Popular Struggle Coordination Committee From the hours of 12:00 until 03:00 last night, soldiers raided eighteen houses in the village of Nabi Saleh. Soldiers, in full combat equipment, raided the houses in order to photograph people, mostly young men, and check ID cards. No […]

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Judge accepts military prosecution’s appeal to harshen Bil’in’s Abdallah Abu Rahmah’s sentence

    Posted on: January 11, 2011 | ShareThis 11 January 2011 | Popular Struggle Coordination Committee The court has accepted the military prosecution’s appeal to harshen Abdallah Abu Rahmah’s sentence to a total of 16 months. Abu Rahmah was supposed to be released on November 18th 2010, but was kept in detention by the […]

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‘FREEDOM’S JUST ANOTHER WORD FOR NOTHING LEFT TO LOSE’

Posted by desertpeace on Monday, January 3, 2011 at 9:54 am. From the chorus of an obviously drug induced song…. Freedom’s just another word for nothing left to lose, Nothing don’t mean nothing honey if it ain’t free, now now. The writer obviously never visited Palestine or any other area where Freedom is nothing but […]

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