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Hamas calls for sanctions against French companies assisting occupation

[ PIC 25/04/2012 – 10:26 PM ] DAMASCUS, (PIC)– Hamas has considered the implementation of two French companies the Jerusalem Light Rail project that connects West Jerusalem with illegal settlements as collusion with the occupation and a violation to the international law and a clear contradiction to the French official position on Jewish settlements. Hamas […]

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Sabri calls on KSA to exclude Alstom from holy land railway bids

[ 01/10/2011 – 10:04 AM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Former Jerusalem Grand Mufti Ekrima Sabri has called on Saudi Arabia to use its “economic weapons” to defend Jerusalem by not accepting offers for the multi-billion dollar Haramain high-speed rail project by Israel’s Jerusalem transportation partner Alstom. The French-based transportation giant drew international criticism and has […]

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Planned mid-East rail network to exclude Israel until Palestinian situation is resolved

Monday, 14 March 2011 13:00 The proposed rail network across the Middle East will not include Israel unless the Palestinian issue is resolved, according to Jordan’s Minister of Transport. Muhannad Al Qudah said that the project will include Syria, Iraq and Saudi Arabia as well as the Jordanian port of Aqaba, but not Israel at […]

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