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Israel plans West Bank railway to service illegal settlements

MEMO MARCH 1 2012 Media sources in Israel have revealed that the Israeli Transport Minister and Railway Authority have prepared a blueprint for the extension of the country’s railway network to service the illegal Jewish settler communities across the occupied West Bank. The scheme being developed by Yisrael Katz is set to bring the total […]

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Israeli government confirms plan for segregated settler train system

Tuesday February 28, 2012 09:32 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC News On Monday, Israeli officials announced their intention to construct a train system for Israeli settlers living in violation of international law in the West Bank. Yisrael Katz (image by alternativenews) Although Israel’s Transportation Minister Yisrael Katz said that the proposed rail lines would eventually […]

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Israeli force trains teens to catch Palestinian workers

Israel ratified the Optional Protocol of the ILO Convention 182 on the Worst Forms of Child Labour in July 2005.  Its declaration confirmed that the minimum age for voluntary recruitment was 17 and that no one under 18 could be posted to combat duty (armed duties) Country ID Israel | Report Paris Commitments – Febr […]

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MP Barghouthi warns of massacres after Israel arms, trains settlers

Related: Leaked document “Operation Summer Seeds”: Israeli forces train and arm settlers to attack Palestinian protesters Aug 31, 2011 | PIC   RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Palestinian MP Mustafa al-Barghouthi warned that Jewish settlers may massacre Palestinians after the Israeli government supplied them with arms and training. Israeli authorities began taking such steps as the Palestinians’ plans […]

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Israeli army trains West Bank settlers

Maan News Agency | Aug 30, 2011 JERUSALEM (AFP) — The Israeli army is training settlers in the West Bank to repel any violent protests in the territories when the Palestinians try to secure UN membership next month, the military said. Asked to confirm a story first reported in Haaretz newspaper, the army issued a […]

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MADA Trains Lawyers to Handle Freedom of Expression Violations

23.02.11 – 10:23 Ramallah – PNN – The Palestinian Center for Development and Media Freedoms (MADA) started on Tuesday a three-day workshop aimed at enhancing lawyer’s abilities to manage freedom of expression cases, with a particular focus on media freedoms. Archive The workshop, in partnership with Birzeit University’s Institute of Law, is part of MADA’s […]

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