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Human rights group warns of Israeli revenge against Jerusalem residents for UN move

RELATED: REFUSING TO DIE IN SILENCE – Video Friday, 30 September 2011 15:30 | MEMO Ahmed Attoun abduction was followed by the escalation of attacks on Al-Aqsa Mosque. A Palestinian human rights group has warned the residents of occupied East Jerusalem about “retaliatory procedures” by the Israeli occupation authorities in response to the Palestinian Authority […]

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Settlers Throw Rocks at Hebron Home, Terrifying Residents

REFUSING TO DIE IN SILENCE – Video PNN – Palestine News Network –  26.09.11 – 11:07 Hebron-Late at night on Sunday, a group of Israeli settlers living inside the old city of Hebron threw rocks at a Palestinian home, reportedly terrifying the residents. Eyewitnesses reported the story to Wafa, the official Palestinian news wire. Israeli […]

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Torture campaign precedes against Silwans residents and provokes them to confrontations

Tuesday, 6 September, 2011 | 19:27 |  Wadi Hilweh Information Center – Silwan, Jerusalem Silwan, Jerusalem (SILWANIC) — Collective punishment and torture campaign precede against the Palestinian in Silwan and in particular to Beir Ayoub neighborhood . The Israeli forces conducted stopping the Palestinian vehicles and torturing citizens occasionally with the beginning of the educational […]

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Settlers Attack Nablus, Demand Residents To Leave

Saturday September 03, 2011 05:55 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies Dozens of armed Israeli settlers invaded Jaloud village, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, attacked residents and homes, and demanded the indigenous Palestinian villagers to leave. File – Isaeli Soldiers and Settlers Ghassan Douglas, in charge of the settlements file […]

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New OCHA report highlights the plight of Palestinians in Area C forced to leave their homes

The mission of the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) is to mobilize and coordinate effective and principled humanitarian action in partnership with national and international actors. UN August 1, 2011 | OCHA TODAY, 1 August 2011, the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) launched a new report […]

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Arab-Israeli Lawyers File Law Suit Against Israel’s Airport Authorities and Shin Bet

PNN – Palestine News Network – 28.07.11 – 10:56 Tel Aviv – PNN – Three Arab-Israeli lawyers, Yamin Masalha, Shakieb Kubti and Daniel Drabkin, filed a law suit at Nazareth court against the three Israeli  airline companies  El Al, Yesral, and Erkia and also against  the Airports Authority in Israel and the General Security Service […]

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Israel temporarily expels residents of Jordan Valley village

Maan News Agency | Jun 2, 2011 TUBAS (Ma’an) — About 200 Palestinians were forced to leave their village in the Jordan Valley on Wednesday, locals said, instructed by Israeli forces to vacate the northern West Bank area as a training mission was conducted. According to villagers, who said soldiers and civil administration officials instructed […]

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Israeli forces attack neighborhood residents, several hospitalised – in pictures

Wednesday, 25 May, 2011 | 00:32 Silwan, Jerusalem (SILWANIC) — Israeli forces cracked down on stone-throwing youths during violent clashes in Bir Ayyub district today, then attacking residents ouside their homes in Alabasya neighborhood. Residents were attacked with pepper spray by a large force of Israeli troops, leaving 5 in need of urgent medical attention […]

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Thousands refused passports in Gaza

Published today (updated) 22/05/2011 15:42 GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — Demonstrators gathered in Gaza City on Saturday to protest the Palestinian Authority’s refusal to grant passports to 30,000 Gaza residents. Tens of thousands of Palestinians in Gaza have have been unable to get passports issued by the Fatah-led PA, residents say, because of factional tensions, despite […]

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Hebron: Settlers set fire to homes as residents mark Nakba

Published(updated) 15/05/2011 22:12 HEBRON (Ma’an) — While residents protested in the city center, settlers from the illegal settlement of Kiyrat Arba in Hebron threw four Molotov cocktails at a home adjacent to the settlement, setting it on fire. Inside the home were 30 family members including women and children, observers from the European Temporary International […]

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Settlers Attack Wadi Al Hilwa, Demand Bedouin Residents To Leave

Monday May 09, 2011 02:01 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies A group of extremist armed Israeli settlers attacked, on Sunday evening, Wadi Al Hilwa area in the northern plains of the West Bank, and demanding local Bedouins to leave the area. Local sources reported that the settlers came from Maskiot illegal settlement, installed […]

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Awarta residents detained from Ramallah

April 12, 2011 NABLUS (Ma’an) — Concern is mounting for the residents of Awarta, as 71 villagers including a teenage girl and two elderly women remain held in Israeli custody without charge, and official visits to ensure their well being were prevented by Israeli forces. Detentions of Awarta residents spread even outside of the village […]

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Israeli Soldiers Abducts Three Residents From Hebron

Wednesday April 06, 2011 14:37 by Sandy Khair – IMEMC & Agencies The Israeli military abducted, on Wednesday morning, three Palestinians from the town of Hebron, while a group of Israeli settlers plowed Palestinian lands in the east of Yatta, south of Hebron. Security sources reported to the Wafa News Agency that the Israeli army […]

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Awarta residents DNA tested in Itamar case

    March 29, 2011 NABLUS (Ma’an) — The deputy mayor of Awarta and two of his brothers were detained along with dozens of others Tuesday morning by Israeli forces entering the northern West Bank village of Awarta, where officials say they are being given DNA tests and questioned. The detentions come as the investigation […]

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Clashes Takes Place In Silwan

Friday March 18, 2011 21:32 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies Clashes took place on Friday between dozens of Palestinian residents on Silwan town, in occupied East Jerusalem. Several residents and one Israeli officer, were injured. file Image silwannews.com Israeli sources reported that the Border Guard Policemen (Israel’s Military Police” suffered body injuries during […]

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