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Statement by EU High Representative Ashton on Israeli settlement approvals

PNN FEB 23 2012 European Union The spokesperson of High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice President of the Commission Catherine Ashton issued the following statement today: “The High Representative is deeply concerned by the approval on 22 February by the Israeli Civil Administration of new construction in the […]

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Statement in solidarity with Razan Ghazzawi – @RedRazan & all prisoners of Syria

Dec 14, 2011 | MEPANALYSIS (English follows Arabic) نحن مجموعة من المدونين والناشطين الشباب الفلسطينيين نطلق صرختنا مرة أخرى تضامنًا مع كافة معتقلي الثورة السورية العظيمة جميعهم/ن من ناشطين/ات، فنانين/ات، مدونيين/ات وغيرهم الذين أطلقوا ولا زالوا يطلقون أصواتهم عاليًا في الشارع وعبر المنصات المختلفة مطالبين بالحريّة والعدالة ووقف الظلم والاستبداد وسياسة كم الأفواه الذي يتبعها […]

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Egypt and Palestine…one people and one revolution

November 28, 2011 by gazainandout Egypt and Palestine…one people and one revolution Samah Ahmed, Palestinian journalist from Gaza, and three other Italian citizens supporting Palestine were arrested by the Egyptian Supreme Council of the Armed Forces SCAF on 26th November, 2011 in Cairo. The Egyptian security forces claim that they burned some palm trees belonging […]

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Int’l delegation in Gaza soon to issue declaration against blockade

Gaza Under Attack – in pictures | Attacks on Gaza – Timeline [ 12/11/2011 – 08:29 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– About 200 parliamentary and political figures from different countries are expected to arrive in the besieged Gaza Strip on 21 November, according to a spokesman for the European campaign to end Gaza siege. Spokesman for […]

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Harvesting olives as a statement of resistance

Truth does not matter for “Israel”. Buttons Do. To mute. Ben Lorber | The Electronic Intifada | Nablus | 24 October 2011 Ghassan Najjar, director of the Burin Community Center, stands as soldiers order his family to leave their olive grove. (David Shaw /The Electronic Intifada ) Palestinian villages across the West Bank are undertaking their annual […]

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PA foreign minister rejects Quartet statement

Full Text of President Mahmoud Abbas’ Speech at the UNGA Maan News Agency | Sept 24, 2011 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — Palestinian Authority Foreign Minister Riad al-Malki on Saturday rejected a statement by world powers calling for negotiations to resume within one month. The Quartet of the United States, Russia, the European Union and the United […]

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Statement | Friends of Al-Aqsa and Israeli propaganda

Monday, 05 September 2011 18:00| MEMO A response to the deeply-misleading Meir Amit Report It is the usual policy at Friends of Al-Aqsa (FOA) not to respond to blatant attempts to discredit our work by Israel’s propaganda machine. Since 1997, many such attempts have been made, yet our organisation goes from strength to strength and […]

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UN: Jerusalem part of occupied Palestinian territories

Published today (updated) 15/07/2011 15:09 RAMALLAH (Ma’an) — The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization released a statement Friday confirming the occupied status of East Jerusalem. “UNESCO wishes to reiterate that, contrary to recent claims, there has been no change in UNESCO’s position on Jerusalem,” the statement said. “In line with overall UN policy, […]

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PRESS RELEASE | VERY IMPORTANT PRESS RELEASE ON WHETHER ISRAEL CAN BE DESCRIBED AS AN APARTHEID STATE

Posted July 6, 2011 | Kairos Southern Africa PRESS RELEASE   SA MEDIA WATCHDOG RULING:   SABC does not have to apologise – Israel can be called an “apartheid” state  05 July 2011 This afternoon, in a bold ruling defending the right to freedom of expression and political speech, the South African media watchdog, the Advertising […]

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Statement | To accusations made against Shaikh Raed Salah, Head of the Islamic Movement in Palestine

Friday, 17 June 2011 11:00 16 June 2011 This statement was issued by the Office of Shaikh Raed Salah, Um al Faham People in glass houses shouldn’t throw stones The vicious political harassment of Sh. Raed Salah, the Head of the Islamic Movement in Palestine, began many years ago, long before the current allegations which […]

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Free Gaza Movement Issues Statement Regarding Freedom Flotilla II

  PNN – Palestine News Network -13.06.11 – 13:05 Gaza-PNN-Victoria Delacroix- In a released statement in regards to how many countries around the world have responded with some trepidation regarding the Freedom Flotilla II, a group of ships that will set sail to Gaza this month from different European ports, the Freedom Gaza Movement has […]

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Press Release | The ‘Price Tag’ Policy.. A Surge in Settler Violence against Palestinians

AL-HAQ PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE REF.: 211/2011 DATE: 8 JUNE 2011 As an organisation dedicated to the protection and promotion of human rights in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (OPT), Al-Haq is gravely concerned about the surge in settler violence against Palestinians, the recent example being the burning of a mosque in the West Bank […]

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US Issues Official Statement Against Gaza-bound Flotilla

Friday June 03, 2011 04:47 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies The US State Department issued an official statement reiterating its objection to the Gaza-bound humanitarian flotilla, and stating that it raised the issue with the government of Turkey, as the United States believes that flotilla and any ship sailing to Gaza “would be […]

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Youths to protest Ki-moon flotilla statement in Ramallah

[ 02/06/2011 – 11:39 AM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Youth groups in Palestine have launched Facebook pages calling for a sit-in Friday to protest statements by UN secretary-general Ban Ki-moon urging to thwart the Freedom Flotilla II set to deliver aid to Gaza 20 June. The groups said the sit-in would take place in front of […]

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Lebanese NGO welcomes president’s statements on right of return

[ 28/05/2011 – 11:24 AM ] BEIRUT, (PIC)– The Thabit organization for the right of return in Lebanon has welcomed statements by Lebanese president Gen. Michel Suleiman on Thursday confirming the Palestinian refugees’ right of return. The president declared that the UN has recognized the “inalienable” right as a basic human right and reiterated refusal […]

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