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Israel denies Palestinian Christians access to holy places in Jerusalem during Easter

April 16, 2011 |  8:42 am | Los Angeles Times As Christians get ready to celebrate Easter, Palestinian Christians living in the West Bank and Gaza Strip are envious of fellow Christians from all over the world who are able to visit Jerusalem’s holy Christian sites and worship freely while they cannot. Since Israel cut off […]

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Jewish settlers bulldoze archeological sites

[ 07/02/2011 – 12:30 PM ]   SALFIT, (PIC)– Jewish settlers started on Sunday to bulldoze vast areas of Deir Sama’an in Kufr Al-Dik village west of Salfit, which is famous for its archeological sites. Eyewitnesses reported that the area is strategic and fertile and is rich in Roman relics, describing it as one of […]

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Ministry of religious affairs calls for internet warefare to protect holy sites

[ 05/01/2011 – 12:59 PM ]   OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– The Palestinian ministry of religious affairs called for strongly retaliating to the Israeli internet warfare against the occupied city of Jerusalem and the Aqsa Mosque and working on protecting the holy sites against the Zionist piracy. The ministry stressed in a press release on Tuesday […]

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Cultural Ministry: Adding West Bank Islamic sites to Jewish heritage a forgery

[ 18/10/2010 – 09:29 AM ]   GAZA, (PIC)– The Ministry of Culture in Gaza said the decision to add two mosques in the West Bank to the Jewish heritage list is “falsification of facts and an obliteration of Islamic landmarks and monuments”. The ministry said in a statement it issued Sunday evening that Israel […]

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Dweik asks Arab summit to provide protection for holy shrines

[ 06/10/2010 – 03:01 PM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– Palestinian legislative council speaker Dr. Aziz Dweik has asked the extraordinary Arab summit to be held in Libya next Saturday to include protection of holy Islamic shrines in occupied Palestine on its agenda. Dweik in a message to the Libyan leader Muamer Al-Gaddafi on Wednesday also asked […]

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