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Israeli jailers refuse to release Gazan prisoner Iyad Abu Khudair after finishing his term | @Ufreenetwork @Amnesty

[ PIC 15/04/2013 – 02:40 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– The Israeli prison authority refused to release a Palestinian prisoner from Gaza after he completed his prison term. Director of Muhjat Al-Quds foundation Yaser Saleh told Quds Press that prisoner Iyad Abu Khudair completed his eight-year jail sentence, but the Israeli prison authority refused to release […]

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Did Sarah Palin borrow the term ‘blood libel’ from Israeli discourse?

Saturday, January 15 2011|Roi Maor Did Sarah Palin borrow the term ‘blood libel’ from Israeli discourse? Sarah Palin, an American conservative celebrity, has used the term ‘blood libel’ to tar critics of her incendiary rhetoric, following a deadly shooting in the US. Did she borrow the phrase from Israeli discourse? Here, it stands for the […]

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Israeli Activist Begins Prison Sentence for Protesting Israeli Siege of Gaza

Tuesday, 11 January 2011 11:11 Alternative Information Center (AIC) Israeli activist Jonathan Pollak entered prison on Tuesday (11 January) to begin his three month sentence for protesting against the Israeli siege of the Gaza Strip. Accompanied by family members and friends and before entering the Hermon Prison in the Galilee, Pollak stated that his sentence […]

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Minister claims that 130 Palestinian detainees in Israel are serving 20+ year sentences

Thursday, 30 December 2010 13:00 The Minister warned that continued detention of prisoners for long periods with no prospect of release can constitute a threat to prisoners’ lives. The Palestinian Authority’s Minister for Detainees’ Affairs has said that the number of Palestinian detainees in Israeli prisons serving sentences of 20 years or more has now […]

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