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PHOTOS | Students storm Gaza’s Rafah crossing gate

Students storm Gaza’s Rafah crossing gate The students were infuriated over the seemingly endless hours of waiting due to the frequent closure of the terminal by Egyptian authorities. Please click or photo gallery. World Bulletin / News Desk | 29 September 2013 Sunday Hundreds of angry Palestinian students who have been stranded for days at […]

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American academic group boycotts Israeli universities

Students across the West Bank and Gaza Strip launch campaigns to boycott Israel. (File photo) PressTV | Sat Apr 27, 2013 4:57AM GMT US academic group, the Association for Asian American Studies (AAAS) passes a resolution to boycott Israeli universities for their complicity in violations of international law by the Israeli regime against Palestinians. The […]

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General strike at Universities throughout West Bank

[ PIC 27/03/2013 – 09:47 PM ] WEST BANK, (PIC)– Palestinian universities closed doors on Wednesday and Thursday protesting against neglecting their employees’ demands by Fayyad’s government. Dr. Amjad Barham President of Palestinian Federation of Unions of University Professors and Employees said, in press statements, that the strike will continue in all West Bank universities, […]

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Students from American and European universities stand in solidarity with #HanaShalabi

Ziada Raya | March 29, 2012 | We Speak News.com On March 29, 2012 students from American and European universities will stand in solidarity with Hana Shalabi on her 43rd day of hunger strike and pursuit of justice and human rights as her voice is silenced by arbitrary administrative detention.On March 25th, 2012 Hana al-Shalabi’s […]

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Student council starts strike at university in Hebron

FEB 21 2012 MAAN NEWS AGENCY HEBRON (Ma’an) — The Palestine Polytechnic University student council said Tuesday they had called a strike of all classes until further notice. The students said in a statement that the Hebron-district university had failed to take their demands seriously and were stalling on solutions.

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Employees at public universities, colleges on strike

MAAN NEWS AGENCY FEBR 20 2012 JERUSALEM (Ma’an) — Employees in public universities and colleges in the West Bank and Gaza Strip went on strike on Monday, an employee’s union spokesman said. Abdul-Muhsin Qawasmi said the current semester may be canceled since the education ministry has not responded to their demands. The main demand was […]

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African academics launch boycott campaign against Israeli universities

[ 07/11/2010 – 04:27 PM ]   JOHANNESBURG, (PIC)– Hundreds of African academics with the support of international influential figures announced an initiative to boycott Israeli universities until their state ends its occupation of the Palestinian territories. More than 200 academics from 13 African universities pledged in a statement reported by different media outlets on […]

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