Tag Archives: TV stations

Al-Quds TV Resumes Broadcast

WAFA March 8, 2012   RAMALLAH, March 8, 2012 (WAFA) – Al-Quds Educational Television resumed on Thursday broadcast, a week after Israeli soldiers raided the Ramallah-based TV station and seized its transmitters and other equipment. The resumption of broadcast was done in the presence of Prime Minister Salam Fayyad, who praised the station for resuming […]

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Preporters without Borders: Israeli troops force two Palestinian TV stations to close

Reporters without Borders Friday 2 March 2012. Reporters Without Borders is deeply shocked by the raids that Israeli troops carried out on two Palestinian TV stations in the West Bank in the early hours of 29 February, seizing equipment and thereby forcing the stations to close. “These arbitrary and illegal operations served yet again to […]

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US, France seek answers after Israel raids TV stations

MAAN NEWS AGENCY MAR 2 2012 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — Israeli raids on two Palestinian television stations on Wednesday has drawn international concern from media freedom groups and foreign governments who have contributed to the channels. The US is trying to establish the reason for the raids, US State Dept. spokeswoman Victoria Nuland told reporters Thursday. […]

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Israeli Raid on TV Stations Aims to Control Frequencies, says Minister

WAFA MARCH 1 2012 RAMALLAH, March 1, 2012 (WAFA) – Minister of Telecommunication and Information Technology Mashhor Abu Dakka Thursday accused the Israeli government of raiding two television stations in Ramallah with an aim to take over their frequencies. He said at a press conference in his office in Ramallah that Israel wants to use […]

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Journalists advocate group CPJ raps closure of Palestinian TV stations

Al Watan TV staff members look at the damage caused by Israeli troop during a raid on the station in Ramallah. Press TV Thu Mar 1, 2012 5:59PM GMT The non-profit Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) has condemned Israel’s move to shut down two Palestinian TV stations in the West Bank city of Ramallah. About […]

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Fatah calls Israeli raids on TV stations “state terrorism”

MEMO March 1 2012 A spokesman for Fatah’s Office of Information and Culture, Ahmed Assaf, has described Israel’s raids on the Watan and Al-Quds TV stations as “state terrorism” and a violation of international laws that guarantee freedom of information. In a media statement, Mr. Assaf said, “The attacks carried out by the Israeli occupation […]

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Palestine’s Telecommunications Ministry: Israeli Reasons for Raid on TV Stations Baseless

QNA Mar 1 2012 Ramallah, March 01 (QNA) – The Palestinian Ministry of Telecommunications and Information Technology (MTIT) Thursday denied Israeli claims that Palestinian television broadcast frequencies disrupt airport and wireless communications. It said these claims were baseless and stressed that there is no way that TV transmission could technically affect airport operations or wireless […]

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Worldwide headlines when zionist troops raid Palestinian TV stations – Don’t Mess with the Press!

February 29 2012 In another attempt to silence the truth about zionist occupation “Israel” achieves the opposite and hits worldwide headlines after raiding several TV stations in occupied Palestine: Some of the headlines… Israeli troops raid 2 private Palestinian TV stations in West Bank, confiscate … Newser By MOHAMMED DARAGHMEH | AP | 27 minutes […]

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Soldiers raid Ramallah TV station

MAAN NEWS AGENCY FEB 29 2012 RAMALLAH (Ma’an) — Israeli forces raided a Palestinian television network early Wednesday in central Ramallah, briefly detaining four employees, journalists at Watan TV said. Journalists at the television station said soldiers confiscated computers and broadcast equipment. The four employees were were detained are head of production Abdul Rahman Thaher, […]

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