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Abbas urges Ashton to enforce EU regulations against settlements

“Settling” constitutes a warcime according to international law and ICC statute. Even under US’ own military legislations’ Law resources below this article   Abbas praised the EU’s stance on settlements, describing it as compliant with international law and legitimacy. MEMO | Oct 25, 2013 Mahmoud Abbas has urged the European Union to enforce its regulations […]

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IPS threatens penalties against administrative detainees

[ PIC 22/10/2013 – 12:53 PM ] NABLUS, (PIC)– The Israeli Prison Services (IPS) threatened unprecedented punishments against administrative prisoners in case they declare hunger strike, Tadamun Foundation said. The Foundation’s lawyer stated that the IPS threatened to take punitive measures against administrative detainees in case they implement their planned protest steps on 25 October. […]

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VIDEO | Pro-Palestinian groups denounce presence of Israeli official at forum in Buenos Aires official

Frequently Asked Questions :: BDS :: Boycott, Divestment & Sanctions Thanks for guidance on these answers to: BDS National Committee Palestinian Campaign for the Academic and Cultural Boycott of Israel Institute for Middle East Understanding Palestinian Grassroots Anti-Apartheid Wall Campaign Birthright Unplugged 1 – What is BDS? On July 9, 2005, Palestinian civil society issued […]

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Boycotts that aid the Palestinians ~ by @Benabyad

Al Jazeera | 16 Aug 2013 13:00 Ben White Ben White is a freelance journalist, writer and activist, specialising in Palestine/Israel. He is a graduate of Cambridge University. Ben White details four main reasons why a boycott on Israeli goods will benefit the Palestinian people. Nearly 93 percent of Palestinians working in the settlements are […]

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Egypt imposes toughest Gaza restrictions in years

Al Ray Agencies | July 25, 2013 Gaza, Alray – Egyptian Army says it is sealing smuggling tunnels, blocking most passenger traffic as part of crackdown on Sinai militants. ‘It’s getting worse every day,’ Gaza taxi driver says, ‘Even when Mubarak was president, we used to get fuel through the tunnels.’ Egypt’s new government has […]

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VIDEO | EU must slap sanctions on Israeli military

Published on Jul 24, 2013 by PressTV Press TV has conducted an interview with Dr. Randy Short, with the Black Autonomy Network Community Organization, about Israel welcoming the European Union’s decision to put the military wing of the Lebanese resistance movement Hezbollah on its terror list. Overview: All Israeli Massacres on Palestinians Israeli Crimes: Details […]

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Three major Dutch supermarkets no longer sell Israeli settlement produce (Updated)

Updated July 25, 2013 Aldi: we don’t sell stolen potatoes (but DO sell stores and rent from Israeli Ravad !)   Monday, 22 July 2013 11:38 Alternative Information Center (AIC) Three major supermarket chains in the Netherlands – the multinational Aldi, Hoogvliet and Jumbo – have announced that they will no longer sell products coming […]

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Why boycott can’t be limited only to Israeli occupation and settlements

Electronic Intifada | Andrew Kadi on Wed, 07/17/2013 – 15:38 Israeli columnist Gideon Levy has been writing for Haaretz for at least two decades. His writings have brilliantly illuminated the reality of Israeli apartheid, as it affects Palestinian citizens of Israel, Palestinians living in the Gaza Stip, as well as in Jerusalem and the rest […]

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Israeli Diamonds in the Dubai Diamond Exchange

A customer looks at gold jewellery displayed in a store at the Gold Souq in Dubai in this 16 January 2008 file photo. (Photo: Reuters – Jumana El Heloueh) By: Ali Haydar | Al Akhbar English | Wednesday, July 17, 2013 While the Arab press is reporting that Arab expatriates are facing deportation from Gulf […]

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Muslims in UK boycott dates produced in illegal Israeli settlements

PressTV | June 16, 2013 The British Muslim community is planning to launch a campaign during this year’s holy month of Ramadan aimed at Israeli regime’s illegal settlements in the occupied Palestinian territories. The campaign advises Muslims to boycott Israeli dates produced in illegal settlements in the occupied West Bank and Jordan Valley, according to […]

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UK-based G4S quits operations in occupied West Bank amid protests

A campaign group called ‘Stop G4S’ has pledged to continue their protest against the UK-based security services company over its involvement in apartheid Israel. PRESSTV | April 23, 2013 The pledge came after Britain’s G4S plc unveiled plans to cancel key contracts in the Occupied Palestinian Territories amid protests against its involvement in illegal settlements, […]

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Israeli army storms, tear gasses and shoots inside Ashkelon prison and impose tough sanctions on prisoners

[ PIC 21/04/2013 – 08:42 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Israeli prisons administration imposed on Sunday extremely strict procedures on all prisoners in Ashkelon Prison; after captive Mahmoud Zahran, aged 32 from the village of Deir Abu Meshal near Ramallah, assaulted an Israeli jailer in the prison. Ashkelon prison prisoner-representative said that three jailers who were […]

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Israel furious over links between payments to holocaust survivors and building settlements

“Settling” constitutes a warcime according to international law and ICC statute. Even under US’ own military legislations’ Law resources below this article MEMO | Febr 19, 2013 Israeli media sources reported that Germany is to delay compensation payments for holocaust survivors until Israel halt its settlement building in the occupied West Bank.The Israeli daily, Yedioth […]

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Resheq calls for sanctions against Israel

“Settling” constitutes a warcime according to international law and ICC statute. Even under US’ own military legislations’ Law resources below this article   [ PIC 02/02/2013 – 05:22 PM ] BEIRUT, (PIC)– Political bureau member of Hamas Ezzet Al-Resheq has called for imposing punitive measures and reactivating international sanctions against Israel for persisting in its […]

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EU tells Israel: “Do your worst without fear of sanction by us” ~ by @alanauthor

By Alan Hart | 1 August 2012 | Redress Alan Hart contrasts the European Union’s brave words chastizing Israel about its land theft and ethnic cleansing of the occupied Palestinian territories with its deeds rewarding Israeli crimes, and he attributes this contradiction to Western politicians’ fear of offending Zionism and thereby guaranteeing a career-destroying false […]

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