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Israeli bodies in occupied Palestine do not respect their own rules: Israeli official

A general view of the Ramat Shlomo settlement in East al-Quds (Jerusalem) PressTV | Thu Jul 18, 2013 12:22AM GMT More than half a million Israelis live in over 120 illegal settlements built since Israel’s occupation of the Palestinian territories of the West Bank and East al-Quds in 1967. A top Israeli official says Israeli […]

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Palestinian activist to judge: I do not recognize your rules

20 February 2012 | Popular Struggle Coordination Committee | ISM Bassem Tamimi from Nabi Saleh testified yesterday as part of the defense’s case in the ongoing trial against him. Tamimi, suspected of protest related charges, was arrested on March last year, and remains in detention since. Bassem Tamimi photo: ActiveStills After 11 months in an […]

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Revisiting the rules of war in Israel and Palestine

Truth does not matter for “Israel”. Buttons Do. To mute. Maan News Agency | Dec 16, 2011 TEL AVIV, Israel (IRIN) — In the wake of increased violence between the Israeli army and fighters in the Gaza Strip, Israeli threats of a second large-scale attack on the occupied Palestinian territory raise pressing questions of international […]

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In blow to government, UK High Court rules Raed Salah was “wrongfully detained”

Asa Winstanley on Fri, 09/30/2011 |  The Electronic Intifada The UK High Court in London has within the last hour ruled that Palestinian activist Raed Salah was wrongfully detained after his entry to the country, and is thus entitled to compensation. The full ruling is available online here, and is also included at the end of this […]

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Israel’s contempt for Law of the Seas

  …and EU’s contempt for safety of its citizens who bring humanitarian relief to Gaza’s women and children By Stuart Littlewood* | Sabbah Report | http://www.sabbah.biz | June 24, 2011 In 2008 two humanitarian vessels got through to Gaza. In an article entitled “Keeping the sea-lane to Gaza open“, I wrote: The success of the […]

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New Rafah travel mechanisms from next week

Published 24/06/2011 Palestinians wait to pass into Egypt through the Rafah border crossing in the southern Gaza Strip on March 1, 2010. [MaanImages/Hatem Omar] GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — New travel mechanisms will be implemented at the Rafah crossing at the start of the week, Gaza Cabinet head Mohammad A’zqul said Thursday. The Ministerial Council secretary […]

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Top 10 reasons why the opening of Rafah Crossing just doesn’t cut it

June 16, 2011 | Gaza Gateway In no particular order of importance, we thought we’d list some of the reasons why the opening of Rafah, while significant and helpful, doesn’t meet all of Gaza’s needs for access and why, as some voices in Israel have recently suggested, it can’t serve as Gaza’s only access point. […]

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Turkish charity rules out cancellation of Gaza mission

A Turkish charity group denied Turkish and Israeli reports that they were considering to cancel plans to send new aid flotilla to the besieged Gaza Strip. By Hamit Kardaş, World Bulletin | News Desk | June 15, 2011 A Turkish charity group denied Turkish and Israeli reports that they were considering to cancel plans to […]

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Members of Knesset Calling for Tighter Rules on Companies Who Do Not Recognize Israel as Jewish

  PNN – Palestine News Network – 13.06.11 – 09:29 Jerusalem-PNN-Victoria Delacroix- Two of the Knesset’s members, Uri Ariel and Zeev Elkin, both from the ruling Likud party have put forth two bills that would give registrars the ability to reject any sort of organization that does not agree or comply with the idea that […]

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Rafah Crossing to Open: Is Egypt Changing the Rules?

Will Egypt will be allowed to carry out this policy? (Aljazeera) By Richard Lightbown Egypt announced last week that it intends to open the Rafah Crossing to the Gaza Strip on a permanent basis. Commenting on Israel’s Army Radio on 30 April the Chief of Staff of the Egyptian Armed Forces General Sami Anan was […]

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Israel rules out al-Quds division

  »Back to Story PressTV – Israel rules out al-Quds division Tue Jan 11, 2011 7:12AM Mayor of al-Quds (Jerusalem) Nir Barkat The mayor of al-Quds (Jerusalem) has ruled out the possibility of the establishment of an independent Palestinian state with East al-Quds as its capital. Nir Barkat said on Tuesday that he would never […]

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