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Spanish activists seize their embassy in Athens to protest Gaza flotilla ban

[ 06/07/2011 – 02:27 PM ] MADRID, (PIC)– 21 Spanish activists took over their country’s embassy in central Athens on Tuesday in protest of a decision by the Greek authorities banning the sailing of their vessels for the besieged Gaza Strip to deliver humanitarian aid. The activists, who were on the vessel “Gernica”, arrived from […]

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Activists take Spain embassy in Athens

PressTV | Tue Jul 5, 2011 12:4PM Spanish pro-Palestinian activists stand outside the Spanish embassy in Athens while others stand on balcony from where they have draped a Palestinian flag inside the premises on July 5, 2011. A group of pro-Palestinian activists who were refused permission by Greek authorities to sail an international flotilla towards […]

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Israel deports the Spanish PSCC worker and university trainer Ignacio Garcia-Pedraza

21 June 2011 | Civil Peace Service Gaza | International Solidarity Movement Ignacio Garcia-Pedraza, a Spanish PSCC worker and Al Quds University trainer, 36 years old and living in Madrid, has been informed this morning at 9:00 a.m. by the Israeli Ben Gurion airport authorities that he had been denied the entry into Israel and […]

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Spanish, Irish and Dutch MEPs to join Freedom Flotilla 2’s European boats

Wednesday, 11 May 2011 | Gaza Solidarity Spanish and Irish MEPs Willy Meyer and Paul Murphy, respectively, will be sailing on the blockade-busting boats, while Dutch MEP Nicole Kill-Nielsen is to meet the flotilla when it reaches Gaza, by entering the Strip through Egypt. EUOBSERVER / BRUSSELS – At least two MEPs plan to put […]

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Palestinians mark Day of Land in Spain

PressTV | Mon Mar 28, 2011 7:14AM A pro-Palestinian protest in Madrid The Palestinian community has gathered in the Spanish capital city of Madrid to remember the Day of Land, which is commemorated annually to mark Israel’s illegal land grab of the 1976. The day marks the anniversary of six Palestinian deaths by the Israeli […]

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Madrid protests Israeli visit, urge ban

PressTV –  Fri Feb 25, 2011 7:41AM Israeli President Shimon Peres during his meeting with Spanish Prime Minister Luis Zapatero Hundreds of demonstrators in Spain have protested a visit by Israeli President Shimon Peres, calling for the immediate lifing of the siege on Gaza by the Tel Aviv regime. Human rights associations and Palestinian living […]

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Jewish settlers try to block Spanish FM from visit to Palestinians in Al-Khalil

[ 09/02/2011 – 11:26 AM ]   AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– Jewish settlers in the West Bank city of Al-Khalil attempted to block on Tuesday Spanish Foreign Minister Trinidad Jiménez from entering the Old City during a three-day visit she paid there. Spain along with other EU states have spent millions since 1999 to renovate an Arab neighborhood in […]

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New “PR-Campaign” : Jewish settlers abuse the Spanish Foreign Minister on visit to Hebron

Wednesday, 09 February 2011 14:30   Illegal Jewish settlers in the Old Town of Hebron (Al-Khalil) hurled verbal abuse at the Spanish Foreign Minister this week when he tried to visit the area to assess the situation of Palestinian residents. The settlers blocked the progress of the delegation which was accompanied by the Governor of […]

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IOF troops assault Spanish group at the entrance of Bethlehem

[ 24/12/2010 – 05:26 PM ]   BETHLEHEM, (PIC)– IOF troops assaulted a group of Spanish tourists on Thursday afternoon as they tried to enter the southern West Bank city of Bethlehem through its northern entrance to participate in the Christmas festivities. Local sources said that IOF troops manning the roadblock at the northern entrance […]

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