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Russia slams Israel’s settlement plans

“Settling” constitutes a warcime according to international law and ICC statute. Even under US’ own military legislations’ Law resources below this article File photo shows the Maaleh Adumim Israeli settlement in the West Bank. PressTV | Mon Aug 12, 2013 5:3PM Russia slams Israel’s approval of building more settler units in the occupied Palestinian lands […]

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Israeli forces storm Russian Orthodox Church in Hebron, arrest citizen from Yatta

Al-Ray Agencies | Aug 11, 2013 Gaza, Alray – An Israeli military force stormed  on Sunday dawn the Russian Orthodox Church in Wadi Abu Ktila in Hebron. According to security sources, the force raided the church and stayed for a while before its withdrawal from the place. In Yatta town south of Hebron, several Israeli […]

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Russian missiles arrive in Syria; Israel insists it will stop their use

MEMO | May 30, 2013 Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad has revealed that Russia’s promised S-300 missile batteries have already arrived in his country. Lebanese media reports claim that Assad added that he will not stop any Arab faction which wants to liberate the Golan Heights from Israeli occupation. No serious fighting to liberate the territory […]

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Israeli party pulls ‘What, you’re not Jewish?’ TV ad

Maan News Agency | Jan 10, 2013 JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Complaints by Russian-speaking immigrants prompted an ultra-Orthodox party in Israel to pull a TV commercial plugging their election campaign which shows a man recoiling in horror at discovering his bride is not Jewish. In the advert, a Russian-accented bride receives a faxed certificate during her […]

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Racist Russian doctor says prisoner Abu Sisi should be killed, not treated

#GazaUnderAttack | NOV 10, 2012 | LIVE BLOG ‎ #GazaUnderAttack | NOV 11, 2012 | LIVE BLOG #GazaUnderAttack | NOV 12, 2012 | LIVE BLOG [ PIC 12/11/2012 – 11:27 AM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– A Russian doctor working for the Israeli Ramla prison infirmary blatantly labeled ill prisoner Dirar Abu Sisi as “a terrorist who […]

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‘Radioactive element’ on Arafat belongings

July 3, 2012 | Maan News Agency BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — Items belonging to late president Yasser Arafat were found to have been contaminated by a rare and radioactive element, Al Jazeera reported Tuesday. Arafat, who fell ill while besieged in his compound in Ramallah, eventually passed away in October 2004 in a Paris hospital. Mystery […]

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Russia denounces Israel settlement expansion

Palestinian Authority President Mahmud Abbas (R) and Russia’s President Vladimir Putin shake hands at a joint news conference in the West Bank Biblical town of Bethlehem on June 26, 2012. PRESSTV | Tue Jun 26, 2012 1:35PM GM Russian President Vladimir Putin has criticized Israel over its continued illegal settlement expansions in the occupied Palestinian […]

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#PalHunger | Russian activists call on UN to press occupation to fulfill prisoners’ demands

[ PIC 03/05/2012 – 04:58 PM ] MOSCOW, (PIC)– The Russian Youth Movement for Palestine called on the UN to press on occupation to fulfill prisoners’ demands that they had declared since the start of the strike three weeks ago. The movement leadership handed, on Wednesday, a protest letter on the prisoners’ conditions to the […]

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Russia concerned over legalization of Israeli settlement outposts

An illegal Israeli settlement in the occupied West Bank (file photo) PressTV | Thu Apr 26, 2012 10:2AM GMT Russia has expressed concern over a recent Israeli decision to legalize three settlement outposts in the occupied West Bank. Russian Foreign Ministry issued a statement on Thursday, saying Moscow is “treating this information with serious concern.” […]

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Abbas congratulates Putin, Russia affirms support

MAAN NEWS AGENCY MARCH 6 2012 MOSCOW (Ma’an) — President Mahmoud Abbas sent a message of congratulations to Russian President Vladmir Putin, as delegates met over cooperation between the countries Tuesday. Putin secured almost 64 percent of the votes in his country’s presidential contest on Sunday, but international monitors said the vote was clearly skewed […]

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Russian solidarity delegation to visit Gaza soon

Gaza Under Attack – in pictures | Attacks on Gaza – Timeline [ 03/12/2011 – 02:22 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– A delegation of Russian journalists, media figures and writers intends to visit the Gaza Strip in the coming days in the context of a solidarity program in support of the besieged Strip held under […]

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Shin Bet Withheld Iran Secrets from Lieberman as Security Risk

Nov 10, 2011 | Richard Silverstein | Tikun Olam-תיקון עולם: Make the World a Better Place Israel Defense, the publication which covers the Israeli defense industry, reports that when Avigdor Lieberman was Minister for Strategic Affairs, in an earlier iteration of the Netnayahu government, the Shin Bet refused to allow him access to some of […]

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Palestinian journalists hold rally in solidarity with Shevchenko

Wednesday, 17 August 2011 15:00| MEMO Palestinians called on the Russian government to ensure full protection for Mr Shevchenko who has reaffirmed his support for the Palestinian people. Palestinian journalists organised a rally yesterday, 16 August under the theme ‘Don’t silence the media’ in solidarity with Russian journalist, Maxim Shevchenko, following death threats against him […]

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Settler MKs Welcome Russian Neo-Nazi Holocaust Deniers to Knesset, Yad VaShem

July 28, 2011 | Tikun Olam | by Richard Silverstein When an Israeli reader sent this story to me I couldn’t believe the headline summarized above.  Further, in this day and age of Norwegian neo-Nazi, anti-jihadi attacks which wrap themselves in the Israeli flag, this story is simply mind-blowing. Russian neo-Nazis parade displaying Hitler salute […]

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US citizen in Jerusalem arrest video speaks to Electronic Intifada

  Maureen Clare Murphy | The Electronic Intifada |14 June 2011 American-Jewish young man is being harassed and treated unfairly he is then arrested in Jerusalem   American Jewish activist and university student Lucas Koerner was arrested in Jerusalem on 1 June — when thousands of right-wing Israelis, including settlers, marked “Jerusalem Day” by provocatively […]

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