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Workers trapped in tunnel collapse

[ PIC 25/10/2012 – 08:27 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Three Palestinian workers were trapped at a late night hour on Wednesday when a tunnel they were digging at the Egyptian borders collapsed. Local sources said that civil defense and other rescue teams rushed to the site to save the workers. Dozens of Palestinians were killed […]

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Night of Israeli violence: Al Aqsa Mosque barricade, house demolition, gang beating, arrests

Related: Gaza Under Attack – in pictures 22 August 2011 | International Solidarity Movement, West Bank Just after midnight on Monday, August 22  the IDF took the opportunity to trap 1500 Palestinian youth inside al-Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem, blow up a house in Hebron (injuring 30 people in the ensuing riots), and arrested a member […]

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Three Scandinavian ISM activists trapped by curfew in Awarta village following settlers’ murder

14 March 2011 | International Solidarity Movement FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Today the village of Awarta, near Nablus, is facing the second day of a severe curfew imposed by the Israeli military, following Friday morning’s murder of a settler family in the settlement Itamar . Three ISM activists–Cinda, 23, Chad, 25, from Sweden, and Cissy, 53, […]

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Palestinians trapped in Egypt: Ambassador has done little to rescue us

[ 05/02/2011 – 03:06 PM ]   CAIRO, (PIC)– While countries across the globe scramble to evacuate their citizens from volatile protests in Egypt, little has been done to aid Palestinian commuters trapped at the Cairo International Airport. Authorities have detained around 30 Palestinians transiting Egypt in a constricted room for over ten days. They […]

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