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Apartheid and Disrespect: Israel fires Tear Gas at Palestinians in Prayer in Solidarity with Libya

Friday, 18 March, 2011 | 15:00 | silwanic Silwan, Jerusalem (SILWANIC) — Residents of Silwan conducted a public prayer in solidarity with the people of Libya and those martyred in the revolution against the Gaddafi regime today at the Al-Bustan protest tent. The solemnity of the prayer was shattered by Israeli forces positioned in the […]

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Israeli Court allows settlers to take part of family home in Ras al-Amoud

Tuesday, 15 March, 2011 | 18:06 Silwan, Jerusalem (SILWANIC) — The Hamdallah family of Ras al-Amoud neighborhood in Silwan have been ensconsed in a legal battle over their home for the past 11 years. The family has fought in court to prevent Israeli settlers from taking over part of their house, with no success: on […]

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Jerusalem municipality approves plan to build 14 homes in Ras al-Amoud

[ 02/03/2011 – 09:05 PM ]   OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– The Israeli Jerusalem municipality has approved a plan to convert a deserted police station in Jerusalem’s Ras al-Amoud district into a settlement outpost. Fourteen new homes for Jewish settlers have so far been approved for construction there. The fund that bought the property has sights set […]

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Protests in Shu’fat and Jerusalem Leave 22 Injured

PNN – Palestine News Network -20.01.11 – 09:28 Jerusalem – PNN – At least 22 Palestinians were injured during confrontations with Israeli soldiers in the refugee camp of Shu’fat, while in nearby Jerusalem seven Palestinians were injured during protests in Silwan and Ras al-‘Amoud. (PNN Archive) In Shu’fat, it is unknown how the clashes developed, […]

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Report: Israel demolishes 55 Jerusalem homes in 2010

[ 02/01/2011 – 02:04 PM ]   OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Israel’s Jerusalem municipality leveled 40 homes and forced 15 Palestinian families to rip down their homes by their own hands in the holy city in 2010, said the Wadi Ain al-Halwa Information Center. “The occupation’s Jerusalem municipality targeted in the given period tin homes, animal […]

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