Tag Archives: residency

New Israeli Ethnic Cleansing Policy in Jerusalem

PNN | July 24, 2013 Israeli authorities began implementing a new ethnic cleansing policy aims at evacuating East Jerusalem of its Palestinian residents by not recognizing the Palestinians as citizens but only as residents. Khalil Tafakji, the settlement affairs expert in Jerusalem, told PNN that Palestinians who have recently renewed their Israeli-issued identity card have […]

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Palestinian Couples Separated by Israel’s Racist Laws

An Israeli soldier checks Palestinians as they cross an Israeli checkpoint in the occupied West Bank city of Hebron to go to the Ibrahimi Mosque or the Tomb of the Patriarch on 25 March 2013. (Photo: AFP – Hazem Bader) Al Akhbar English| Malik Samara | April 21, 2013 The law renders residents of Gaza […]

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14,000 Jerusalemites have lost residence status since 1967

Middle East Monitor | April 15, 2013 A professor of international law has revealed that the most recent poll published by the Israeli occupation forces indicate that Israel has revoked the “permanent residence” status of 14,087 Palestinian Jerusalemites in the period 1967 to 2011. Dr Hanna Essa’s findings were presented by the WAFA official news […]

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Residency Of 240.000 Palestinians Revoked By Israel Since 1967

Tuesday June 12, 2012 11:04 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies Israeli daily, Haaretz, published a report revealing that Israel revoked the residency rights of around 240.000 Palestinians since it occupied the West Bank, the Gaza Strip, and East Jerusalem, in 1967, until the Palestinian Authority was established in 1994. Image By Arabs48 It […]

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Report: Israel Denies 14,000 Arabs in Jerusalem Residency

WAFA FEB 27 2012 RAMALLAH, February 27, 2012 (WAFA) – Israel has denied over 14,000 Arab residents of occupied East Jerusalem the right to live in their city of birth, a report by the PLO Negotiations Affair Department (NAD) said Monday. It also demolished 3,300 Palestinian-owned homes in the city, it added. NAD report monitored […]

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Israel ‘denied residency to thousands of Palestinians’

Ethnic Cleansing – Topic | Settlement Construction – Category – Pictures Maan News Agency | Febr 5, 2012 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — Israeli policies have arbitrarily denied thousands of Palestinians the right to live in or travel to and from the West Bank and Gaza, an international rights group said Sunday. “Israel’s control over the population […]

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Palestinian Family incl 3 children Stripped Jerusalem Residency Rights

Ethnic Cleansing – Topic | Settlement Construction – Category – Pictures Wednesday November 16, 2011 08:00 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies The Jerusalem Center for Social and Economic Rights (JCSER) reported that the Israeli Authorities stripped the residency rights of Ammar Khaled Badriyya, and his family, living in Al Matar neighborhood, in Qalandia, […]

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Israel revokes residency of 140,000 Palestinians living in West Bank 

  Palestinian refugee Mohamed Harb holds a key he says belongs to a house his family was forced to flee 63 years ago, as he poses for a photograph at his house in the Balata refugee camp near the West Bank city of Nablus on Wednesday. (Reuters) By MOHAMMED MAR’I | ARAB NEWS Published  May […]

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Ministry of Interior denies Jerusalem ID to newborn baby

Sunday, 5 June, 2011 | 01:40 |  Wadi Hilweh Information Center – Silwan, Jerusalem Silwan, Jerusalem (SILWANIC) — Local mother Reham Nabil Abbassi is fighting for the right of new newborn baby Noor to gain her official Jerusalem residency. Noor was born on 17 November 2010, five months in to the father’s 10 year prison […]

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B’Tselem – Family Separation and Residency – reports

The Prohibition on Family Unification in the Occupied Territories Since the occupation began in 1967, and especially since the formation of the Palestinian Authority (PA) in 1994, many changes have been made in the control and administration of the Occupied Territories. One thing that has not changed, however, is that both the registration of persons […]

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PLO negotiator calls Israeli residency policy ‘war crime’

Published today (updated) 11/05/2011 15:51 PLO negotiator Saeb Erekat speaks at a seminar in An-Najah University in the West Bank city of Nablus, February 7, 2011. [MaanImages/Rami Swidan] JERICHO (Ma’an) — Commenting on a report detailing a secret Israeli policy that stripped 140,000 Palestinians of their residency rights between 1967 and 1994, caretaker PLO negotiator […]

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Secret document reveals Israel stripped residency of 140,000 Palestinians

>[ 11/05/2011 – 12:42 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– The Israeli daily Haaretz says it obtained a document revealing that Israel admitted to stripping the residency status of 140,000 Palestinians who traveled abroad between 1967 and 1994. A procedure used after the Israeli occupation of the West Bank and before the signing of the Oslo Accords […]

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Israel strips residence of over 14,500 Jerusalemites since 1967

[ 03/05/2011 – 09:29 AM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– The Israeli Interior Ministry revoked the right to residence of more than 14,500 native Jerusalem Palestinians  since the occupation of Jerusalem and the West Bank in 1967, a new report by a Jerusalem rights group says. The occupation ministry did so under a law that states […]

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High Court Petition against Israeli Revocation of Palestinian Right to Live in Jerusalem

Monday, 11 April 2011 05:09 Tania Kepler for the Alternative Information Center (AIC) A petition submitted to Israel’s High Court demands that Israel stop revoking the permanent residency permits of Palestinians in the city. HaMoked: Center for the Defense of the Individual and the Association for Civil Rights in Israel (ACRI) submitted the petition on […]

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