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Al-Aqsa Foundation condemns organizing Formula 1 race in occupied Jerusalem

[ PIC 14/06/2013 – 10:20 AM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Al-Aqsa Foundation for Endowment and Heritage (AFEH) warned that the aim behind organizing Formula 1 car race in the vicinity of the Old City wall and al-Aqsa mosque is the reinforcement of Judaization projects. The Formula 1 race is taking place in the occupied city […]

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Customs and Traditions IN THE RACE, Women are OUT

March 6, 2013 by occpal In some very disappointing news one can read United Nations Relief and Works Agency has cancelled a sports marathon planned to take place on April 10 allegedly due to objections of the Gaza government of women taking part in the “races”. In a brief statement it had informed UNRWA that […]

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Gaza’s Race Car Students ‘Inspirational’

By Stuart Littlewood Palestine Chronicle February 24 2012 Imagine a handful of engineering students imprisoned in the tiny Gaza enclave taking on the cream of Europe’s technical universities in a competition to build a race car and compete with it. They did it last year. And they’re planning to do it again this year – […]

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Gaza Marathon: A Race for Freedom and Summer Camps

by Ramzy Baroud / May 11th, 2011 | Dissident Voice Nader al-Masri is an inspiration. The 31-year-old Gaza athlete seems completely oblivious to challenges that would seem insurmountable to most. On May 5th, he led a small pack of nine runners into the finish line of Gaza’s first marathon. Behind them, 1,300 children ran various […]

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Settlers Plan Race through Hebron to Celebrate 40th Anniversary of Kiryat Arba Colony

In early February a “City of Ancestors Race” will take place in Hebron with hundreds of runners from throughout Israel, according to the Hebrew-language news site nrg.co.il. Colony of Kiryat Arba The 10 kilometer competitive race, conducted to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the establishment of the nearby colony of Kiryat Arba, will pass by […]

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