Tag Archives: Rahma

#WestBankUnderAttack | VIDEO | Nov 19, 2012 Israeli Settler running over a Palestinian in a peaceful protest

(Some) Examples of attacks by Jewish Colonists in Palestine I emphasize, just some examples…. For a full overview see: Category Settler Violence Essential information/resources Israel Arms & Trains Illegal Settlers for Rampage in Occupied Palestine – In Photos Leaked document “Operation Summer Seeds”: Israeli forces train & arm settlers to attack Palestinian protesters – Source […]

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Prominent Palestinian activist freed

PressTV | Tue Mar 15, 2011 9:18AM Palestinian activist Abdullah Abu Rahma A prominent Palestinian activist, jailed for organizing demonstrations against Israel’s West Bank separation wall, has been freed after 15 months in Israeli detention. The 39-year-old coordinator of the Popular Committee against the Wall and Settlements in Bilin, Abdullah Abu Rahma, was released on […]

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Palestinian Non-violent Organizer Released From Prison

Tuesday March 15, 2011 09:50 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC News Abdullah Abu Rahme, a Palestinian organizer of the weekly non-violent demonstrations in Bil’in village, in the central West Bank, was released from prison on Monday after serving a 16-month sentence for “incitement”. Abdullah Abu Rahme greets his son upon release from prison (image: Haithem […]

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Jailed Bil’in Protest Organizer, Abdallah Abu Rahmah, to be Released on Sunday

    Posted by palestinesolidarity[at]gmail.com (ISM Palestine) at PS.HADNEWS.COM on Friday, March 11, 2011 at 8:14 pm. Abu Rahmah is expected to be released after having served the 16 months sentence imposed on him by the Israeli Military Court of Appeals for organizing demonstrations. Abu Rahmah will be received by his family, friends and supporters, […]

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IDF offers a fourth version as to how Jawaher Abu Rahmah died!

IDF Spokesman denies Jawaher Abu Rahmah died of medical negligence Yossi Gurvitz, 20 January 2011 | | Jews for Justice for Palestinians See the earlier posting A Thinking Person’s Guide to the Abu Rahmeh Story; and the Magnes Zionist’s update The Two IDF’s, 20 January 2011 The IDF keeps offering new versions regarding the death […]

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Army confusion over Jawaher Abu Rahmah’s death

    Jan 20, 2011 | Joseph Dana Last night, the army released a statement to the Israeli press about the death of Jawaher Abu Rahmah in Bil’in. For the past two weeks, the army has been spreading lies and half truths about her death ranging from suspected cancer to Abu Rahmah not being present […]

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Free Abdallah Abu Rahmah | Update Demo Jan 7, 2011

                    Bil’in village has continued the struggle of resistance against the occupation” Friday 07/01/2011-At today’s demonstration, three persons were wounded, in addition to dozens of more cases of people choking on tear gas.The Popular Committee Against the Wall in Bil’in organized today’s demonstration. The march began […]

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Britain & France lead European condemnation of Abdallah Abu Rahma’s sentencing

      Friday, January 14 2011|Joseph Dana | +972 Magazine After Amnesty International labeled Abdallah Abu Rahma a ‘prisoner of conscience’ on Wednesday, England and France have issued official statements of concern regarding  the hashing of Abdallah Abu Rahma’s sentence. EU diplomats fear that Abu Rahma’s sentence is a clear attempt by Israel to […]

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ei: Boycott roundup: US tear gas-maker CSI urged to cancel Israel sales

Report, The Electronic Intifada, 10 January 2011 Activists are calling on a US manufacturer of tear gas to stop providing its products to the Israeli military. (ActiveStills) Four activist groups in the US are calling on a tear gas manufacturer to stop providing its products to the Israeli military following the death of Jawaher Abu […]

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In the West Bank, everyone knows there’s a culture of no-accountability

Sunday, January 9 2011|Lisa Goldman | + 972 Magazine The death last week of Bil’in resident Jawaher Abu Rhamah, after she inhaled tear gas at a demonstration, has received a great deal of publicity, making her into a symbol of the violent means the Israeli army uses to maintain its control over the West Bank. […]

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ACTION ALERT TO STOP THE TEARS IN PALESTINE

Posted by desertpeace on Sunday, January 9, 2011 at 9:42 am. Remember Bil’in’s Jawaher and Bassem Abu Rahmah Protest Israel’s Lethal Tear Gas   When: Tuesday, January 11, 2011 (12:30 PM – 2:00 PM) Where: 331 Madison Avenue (at 43rd St) in Manhattan, Office of Point Lookout Capital, a company that helps provide tear gas […]

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Palestinian mother tells of a family tragedy during protest against separation barrier | World news | The Observer

Daughter becomes third casualty in a West Bank family dedicated to ‘non-violent resistance’ against Israeli barrier Ana Carbajosa, Bil’in, West Bank | The Observer, Sunday 9 January 2011 | Article history   The family of Jawaher Abu Rahme, 35, say she died after inhaling massive quantities of tear gas fired by Israeli forces. Photograph: ObserverSitting […]

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Wall Protests & West Bank Funeral of Omar Salim Qawasmi

Israeli soldiers have launched an attack on a number of homes in the city of al-Khalil (Hebron) in the occupied West Bank, killing an old Palestinian man, a report says. The Israeli troops shot dead the Palestinian during a Friday attack on several homes in al-Khalil, AFP reported. Palestinian security officials and witnesses say the […]

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Palestinians hold anti-wall protests

PressTV –  Fri Jan 7, 2011 2:28PM Hundreds of Palestinians and international peace activists have held a protest rally against the Israeli separation wall in the occupied West Bank, calling for the destruction of the illegal barrier. Protesters say Israel has forcibly and illegally captured land owned by Palestinians to construct the ‘apartheid wall,’ which […]

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Bibi: democracies don’t shoot demonstrators

+972 Magazine | Wednesday, January 5 2011|Lisa Goldman Last year, at the height of the Green Revolution in Iran, Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu gave an interview in which he explained the difference between the way democracies act when faced by demonstrators agitating for their freedom, and the way in which non-democratic states act. In Iran, […]

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