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#PalHunger | Israeli forces raid Issawi’s home town

Maan News Agency | April 22, 2013 JERUSALEM (Ma’an) — Israeli forces on Monday stormed the hometown of Samer Issawi and tore down a solidarity tent erected to support the hunger striker, witnesses said. Clashes erupted as Israeli forces took down the tent in East Jerusalem’s Issawiya, which was used to welcome supporters of Issawi. […]

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16 Palestinians wounded in confrontations near Ofer prison

Related: WE WILL NOT LET YOU DOWN KHADER! ~ Photos & Action Alert [ PIC 11/02/2012 – 02:19 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Israeli occupation forces (IOF) fired rubber bullets and tear gas canisters at Palestinians near Ofer jail on Saturday and wounded 16 including a journalist. Tens of young men marched to the Ofer jail […]

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Violence and trauma grips Silwan once again

Saturday, 5 March, 2011 | 16:52 Firas Rwidi Silwan, Jerusalem (SILWANIC) — Violent confrontations erupted in Silwan yesterday, with clashes sparked in Samer Sarhan Street and spreading throughout various districts of the village. Witnesses state that in addition to firing heavy amounts of rubber bullets at protesters, Israeli forces have begun using a new type […]

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Maan News Agency: Child hit by rubber bullet in latest Silwan clashes

    Published today (updated) 24/10/2010 13:51 JERUSALEM (Ma’an) — Clashes broke out Sunday in the flashpoint East Jerusalem neighborhood of Silwan as Israeli authorities stormed the Al-Bustan area to hand down demolition notices, locals said. Head of the committee defending Silwan homes Fakhri Abu Diab said a large force of Israeli border guards ransacked […]

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