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Resheq slams Obama’s position toward occupied Palestine | #ObamaOut

[ PIC 21/03/2013 – 08:05 AM ] BEIRUT, (PIC)– Member of Hamas’s political bureau Ezzat Al-Resheq strongly denounced US president Barack Obama for describing occupied Palestine as the historical land of Jews, saying that this position was a flagrant bias in favor of the Israeli regime. “We strongly condemn the remarks made by US president […]

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Hamas slams PA’s position against visit of Malaysian premier to Gaza

[ PIC 23/01/2013 – 10:23 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– The Hamas Movement repudiated the Palestinian authority in Ramallah city for declaring its disapproval of the Malaysian premier’s current visit to Gaza and described its attitude as unjustifiable. The Palestinian authority in the West Bank had criticized the visit made by Malaysian premier Mohamed Abdul-Razzak to […]

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#Palestine2UN | Australian PM @JuliaGillard under fire for stance on Palestine UN upgrade

If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor. ~ Bishop Desmond Tutu Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard has come under heavy pressure from Jewish and pro-Israeli groups after announcing that Canberra would abstain from a vote for the upgrading of the status of Palestine at the UN. […]

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Hamas: The Democratic Party’s position on Jerusalem is a scandal

[ PIC 07/09/2012 – 01:38 PM ] BEIRUT, (PIC)– The Islamic Resistance Movement “Hamas” has considered the U.S. Democratic Party’s position on Jerusalem as a “scandal that reveals full bias to the Israeli occupation.” Following the US party’s position that claimed “Jerusalem is and will remain the capital of Israel”, Hamas issued a statement denouncing […]

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PFLP condemns US parties for stance on Jerusalem

Maan News Agency | Sept 6, 2012 GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — The Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine condemned on Thursday the use of Jerusalem “in competition for the Jewish vote” between the two main sides of the American election. The leftist faction said Barack Obama and Mitt Romney confirmed their agreement that Jerusalem […]

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World asked to take decisive stance against Israel’s aggression on Gaza

Related: Gaza Under Attack – in pictures [ 21/08/2011 – 11:00 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Ismail al-Ashqar, chairman of the Palestinian Legislative Council’s (PLC) security committee, has called on the world community to take a decisive stance against Israel’s recent escalation against the Gaza Strip. “Instead of demanding a stop to and condemning the resistance’s […]

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MP Abu Halabiya calls for Arab stance after Ma’manullah excavations

[ 26/06/2011 – 06:19 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Ahmad Abu Halabiya, who heads Al-Quds committee at the Palestinian parliament, has called on Arabs and Muslims to take a strong stance after Israeli occupation authorities demolished over a hundred graves in the historic Islamic Ma’manullah cemetery in Jerusalem on Sunday morning. He considered that the move amounted […]

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PLO leader slams US, German stance as ‘counterproductive’

Published today 18:33 RAMALLAH (Ma’an) — “People do not negotiate their right to statehood. Rather, this is an inherent right,” a PLO official lashed out Wednesday in the wake of US and German statements demanding Palestinian officials abort plans to seek UN recognition of statehood. “Far from acting unilaterally, Palestinians are bringing their case for […]

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Report: EU to rally against Israeli stance on peace

Published 25/05/2011 17:46 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — “Netanyahu’s rejection of peace based on the 1967 borders is self-important and arrogant,” Luxembourg Foreign Minister Jean Asselborn told the German daily Der Spiegel in a Tuesday interview. The official was responding to questions on the EU’s declared support for US President Barack Obama’s peace plan, which bases negotiations […]

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US reaffirms stance on Palestine borders

PressTV –  Tue May 24, 2011 2:25AM US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has reaffirmed the US stance that the borders of a Palestinian state should be based on the 1967 borders. During a joint press conference with British Foreign Secretary William Hague in London on Monday, Clinton said, […]

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Foreign Ministry clarifies Arrigoni murder stance in diplomatic campaign

[ 21/04/2011 – 09:33 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– The Foreign Ministry of the Palestinian government in Gaza has organized a diplomatic campaign to clarify its position on the murder of Italian activist Vittorio Arrigoni by armed men in the Gaza Strip. A fresh statement by the ministry says the men involved in the crime are […]

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Foreign Ministry lauds Egyptian stance against Israeli aggression

[ 10/04/2011 – 03:28 PM ]   GAZA, (PIC)– The Palestinian Ministry of Foreign Affairs has lauded Egypt for helping to protect the Palestinians during the recent Israeli aggression against the Gaza Strip. Egypt has demanded an end to Israeli violence and restoration of  calm in the region, the ministry confirmed in a statement on […]

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Hamas: Arab decision insufficient

[ 09/10/2010 – 09:51 AM ]   GAZA, (PIC)– Hamas said the decision by the Arab monitoring committee to withdraw from negotiations with Israel in light of the ongoing settlement activity is an insufficient step, asserting that the Palestinians and Arabs should take a stance to completely end the pointless peace talks. “Giving the American […]

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