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Haneyya invites Palestinian refugees fleeing Syria and Egypt to come to Gaza

Live Blog: The Genocide on Palestinian Refugees in Syria Live Blog: Israel Bombs Syria [ 16/10/2013 – 08:41 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Palestinian premier Ismail Haneyya called on the Palestinian refugees fleeing Syria and Egypt by sea to come to the Gaza Strip instead of risking their lives. “On this day of the holy Eid […]

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Richard Falk urges boycott Veolia in London over illegal settlements

By SR Editor | Nov 22, 2012 | Sabbah Report UN expert calls for Veolia bidding snub A UNITED Nations expert on Palestine has called on the North London Waste Authority to bar a company from bidding for public contracts over its involvement with “illegal” Israeli settlements. Richard Falk, the UN’s special rapporteur on human […]

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#GazaUnderAttack | Hamas urges resistance against Israeli strikes on Gaza

Chairman of Hamas Political Bureau Khaled Mashal (file photo) PRESSTV | Thu Nov 15, 2012 4:25PM GMT A senior Hamas official has called for resistance in the face of the new wave of Israeli aggression on Gaza Strip which has so far claimed the lives of least 15 people in the besieged Palestinian territory. Speaking […]

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PA urges Israel to act after monastery arson

Maan News Agency | Sept 4, 2012 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — The Palestinian Authority on Tuesday called on Israel to act against an arson attack on a Jerusalem-area monastery and to bring those responsible to justice. Vandals torched the wooden door of the Latrun Monastery and pro-settler graffiti daubed in Hebrew was discovered on the building’s […]

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Barhoum urges Islamic summit to protect Jerusalem, Aqsa

[ PIC 13/08/2012 – 12:52 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Fawzi Barhoum, a Hamas spokesman, has urged the fourth extraordinary Islamic summit in Makkah to draw a new comprehensive strategy to protect occupied Jerusalem and the holy Aqsa mosque. He said in a press release on Monday that Hamas asks the Organization of Islamic Cooperation in […]

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#PalHunger | UN’s Ban urges Israel to charge prisoners or free them | #UNClosed

Maan News Agency | May 10, 2012 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Wednesday urged Israel to either charge or release Palestinian detainees “without delay.” Ban expressed concern for Palestinian prisoners on hunger strike in protest over their detention without charge and stressed “the importance of averting any further deterioration in their condition,” […]

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#PalHunger | Haniyeh calls on Israel to release Palestinian prisoners

Hamas Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh PressTV | Mon May 7, 2012 6:4PM GMT Hamas Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh calls on Israel to release Palestinian prisoners on hunger strike to protest their detention, Press TV reports. Describing the mass hunger strike by Palestinians in Israeli jails as a humanitarian struggle, Haniyeh on Monday called on Islamic […]

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PA pressures Fatah prisoners to not participate in the hunger strike

[ Palestinian Information Center – 20/04/2012 – 07:25 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Sources from occupation prisons told PIC on Thursday that the Palestinian Authority in Ramallah pressured prisoners affiliated with Fatah movement to not participate in the Hunger strike, which was launched three days ago. The sources added that the PA leadership ordered imprisoned Fatah […]

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Hamas urges the media to cover the prisoners’ hunger strike

[ PIC 12/04/2012 – 09:18 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Hamas has urged the world media to cover the Palestinian prisoners’ open-ended hunger strike in Israeli jails out of concern with such a humanitarian case. The movement said in a statement on Wednesday that the prisoners decided to wage their hunger strike on 17 April to […]

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Haniyeh urges regional leaders to visit Gaza

Maan News Agency – April 6, 2012   GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — Hamas Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh on Friday urged the heads of Arab and Muslim states to visit the Gaza Strip, a statement said. Haniyeh called on regional leaders to visit the al-Kabir mosque near the Gaza City port, where the premier welcomed activists […]

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Israeli rights group urges army to investigate Land Day death

Maan News Agency | April 5, 2012 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — The Israeli human rights group B’Tselem wrote Thursday to the country’s military advocate urging a military police investigation into the death of a protester on Land Day in Gaza. Israeli forces used live fire against the demonstrators at Erez crossing. Several dozen youths were shot […]

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Deportee urges #HanaShalabi to reject Gaza deal

Maan News Agency | March 31, 2012 GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — A Palestinian who was deported to Gaza in 2002 has urged Hana Shalabi not to accept a deal under which she will be deported. Shalabi, from Jenin, ended a 43-day hunger strike on Thursday after reaching a deal with Israeli authorities that she will […]

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Hamas urges UN council to send investigators

Maan News Agency | March 26, 2012 GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — Hamas on Monday urged the UN Human Rights Council to send a fact-finding mission to Palestinian territories after Israel said it would block the visit. Israel on Monday said it had severed contact with the UN council after its launch last week of an […]

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Haniyeh urges Palestinian leaders to visit Gaza

KUNA MARCH 1 2012 3/1/2012 9:18:00 PM | World News GAZA, March 1 (KUNA) — Prime minister of the dismissed Palestinian government in Gaza Ismail Haniya on Thursday called on all Palestinian leaders to visit Gaza to mark the beginning of the return to the enclave. During a banquet meeting, held in honor of Hamas […]

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Sheikh Qaradawi urges Arab nation to defend Aqsa Mosque

[ PIC 20/02/2012 – 06:25 PM ] BEIRUT, (PIC)– Head of the international union for Muslim scholars Sheikh Yousuf Al-Qaradawi called for Arab popular moves to protect the Aqsa Mosque and confront the Jewish attempts to defile it. In a press release issued on Monday by Al-Quds international foundation, Sheikh Qaradawi stressed that the Aqsa […]

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