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Father of blind children still jailed after 5 months without any charge

Maan News Agency | Aug 1, 2012 GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — Ihab Abu al-Jedyan is one of dozens of Palestinians from Gaza detained during interviews with Israeli security forces to secure a permit to visit the West Bank. Abu Al-Jedyan, 35, is the father to two blind children who study at al-Shuroq school for the […]

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Randa Adnan: ‘I still have hope’

The wife of Khader Adnan speaks out over the detention that forced him to lapse into an increasingly dire hunger strike. Omar Rahman Last Modified: 19 Feb 2012 11:43 | Al Jazeera Khader Adnan has been on hunger strike for more than two months in protest at his detention in Israel [EPA] Arrabeh, occupied Palestinian territories – […]

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Israel Allows More Construction Materials into Gaza, Exports Still at Zero

Gaza Under Attack – in pictures | Attacks on Gaza – Timeline While Gaza needs 670,000 truckloads of construction material, an average of 715 enter per month PNN – Palestine News Network – 22.11.11 – 23:01 PNN -On Tuesday, Israeli forces opened the Karem Abu Salem crossing in the southern Gaza Strip, admitting nearly 300 […]

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Ministry: Detainees still held in solitary confinement

Palestine’s Prisoners | Pictures | Topic | Category – Torture | History | Category Maan News Agency | October 26, 2011 RAMALLAH (Ma’an) — The Israeli prison administration has not fulfilled its commitment to stop holding Palestinian prisoners in solitary confinement, the ministry of prisoner affairs in Ramallah said Wednesday. Around 20 detainees are still […]

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Haneyya: We are still waiting for Egypt to break siege

[ 15/09/2011 – 09:41 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Gaza Prime Minister Ismail Haneyya said he is still waiting for a bold decision by Egypt to break the siege on the Gaza Strip and open up the Rafah border crossing. This came during a visit Wednesday by the international Egyptian coalition to break the siege and […]

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Egyptian flag still flying over Israel’s embassy in Cairo

[ 25/08/2011 – 11:34 AM ] CAIRO, (PIC)– The Egyptian flag that was raised by young man Ahmed Al-Shahhat on the roof of Israel’s embassy in Cairo is still seen flying alone, according to eyewitnesses on Tuesday morning. Earlier rumor had it that the Israeli flag was raised once again over the embassy next to […]

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The Audacity of Diplomatic Failure in Athens

  Jul-16-2011 20:44 | Salem-News.com Three crew members of the Gaza Freedom Flotilla II boat are still aboard with no contact… Audacity of Hope Courtesy: Shalom Rav – A Blog by Rabbi Brant Rosen (ATHENS) – From the Audacity of Hope crew: Day 16 of the imprisonment of the U.S. Boat to Gaza, The Audacity […]

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Palestinian man still under arrest after demonstration in Beit Ommar on Saturday

29 June 2011 | Beit Ommar | ISM Two international activists are released following their arrest and court hearing in Jerusalem, while a Palestinian man is still under custody following a peaceful demonstration in Beit Ommar that occurred on June 25th. The two international activists and a 22 year old Palestinian were brutally arrested during […]

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Majority of Palestinian Voices Still Being Ignored

At the heart of Palestine’s struggle is the refugee case. By Rich Wiles A quick search for ‘Palestine’ on Amazon.com (the world’s biggest book retailer) reveals over 15,000 available entries. There is clearly no shortage of literature on the subject, much as thereis no shortage of discussion or opinion around the world. Many of the […]

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Egyptian authorities still refuse to allow travel of dozens of Gazans

[ 09/03/2011 – 01:28 PM ]   RAFAH, (PIC)– The Egyptian authorities are still persistent in preventing dozens of students and patients from traveling through the Rafah border crossing for medical and educational purposes. The authority of crossings and borders in Gaza said that the Egyptian authorities barred 45 Gazan passengers on Tuesday from crossing […]

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Father of hunger striker: My son is still on hunger strike

[ 06/01/2011 – 10:12 AM ]   BETHLEHEM, (PIC)– The father of Ahmed Al-Oweiwi, one of the hunger strikers in the Palestinian authority’s jails, said his son is still on hunger strike and his life is in jeopardy, appealing to what he called the free people to intervene to save the lives of all hunger […]

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