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Swedish politician urges country to recognize Palestine

Maan News Agency Febr 19 2012 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — The foreign affairs spokeswoman for Sweden’s Center Party has called on her country to recognize a Palestinian state and vote for Palestinian membership at the United Nations. Kerstin Lundgren, writing in the Swedish newspaper Dagens Nyheter on Wednesday, said if the country votes against Palestine joining […]

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PLO member parties urge halt to Israel talks

Related: All Attacks on Palestinians – Timeline – Category Maan News Agency | Jan 29, 2012   RAMALLAH (Ma’an) — Parties with membership of the PLO are urging its leaders to halt talks with Israel until it freezes settlement building, the day before the leadership are set to decide its next steps. In a statement […]

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Hamas urges Arab hackers to expand cyberwar on Israeli occupation

Related: Israel’s WEB WAR DECALARATION – cont updates [ 08/01/2012 – 10:42 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Hamas spokesman Sami Abu Zuhri hailed the anonymous Arab hackers who managed to penetrate credit cards of Israelis and expose their details as a creative work and a new means of resistance against the occupation. “We, in Hamas, bless […]

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Turkish FM urges Israel to lift siege on Gaza unconditionally

Gaza Under Attack – in pictures | Attacks on Gaza – Timeline “We cannot accept or tolerate the sufferings of our Palestinian brothers and sisters who live in an open-air prison in Gaza” ~ Davutoglu Updating: 16:40, 16 November 2011 Wednesday The 4th meeting of foreign ministers’ of Turkish-Arab Cooperation Forum has ended in Rabat, […]

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Arab League urges release of all prisoners

Palestine’s Prisoners – Worldwide Event Oct 12,2011 | Pictures | Topic | Category Maan News Agency | October 12, 2011 CAIRO (Reuters) — The head of the Arab League on Wednesday welcomed a major prisoner swap that will free Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit in return for the release of over 1,000 Palestinians, but said that […]

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U.S. urges UNESCO not to admit Palestine as member

Related: ▣ FAQ ▣ Palestine Statehood Bid | Category Statehood [ 06/10/2011 – 08:26 AM ] WASHINGTON, (PIC)– The United States urged Wednesday the members of the UN cultural agency (UNESCO) to vote against a recommendation by the body’s executive council to admit Palestine into the organization. “The United States urges all delegations to join […]

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Iran MP urges UN to probe Israeli jails

Related: Palestinian Prisoners – Special Topic | Prisoners – Category PressTV –  Mon Oct 3, 2011 11:10AM GMT Head of Iran’s Majlis (parliament) Human Rights Committee Zohreh Elahian The head of Iran’s Majlis (parliament) Human Rights Committee has urged the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) to inspect the condition of detained Palestinian minors in Israeli […]

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Intifada confab urges free Palestine

Related : Ethnic Cleansing – Topic | Settlement Construction – Category The 5th International Conference on Palestinian Intifada was held in the Iranian capital, Tehran, on October 1-2, 2011. The participants in the 5th International Conference on Palestinian Intifada have issued a final statement, calling for the liberation of all Palestinian lands and the establishment […]

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European Parliament endorses state of Palestine, urges EU to do the same

Related: ▣ FAQ ▣ Palestine Statehood Bid | Category Statehood PNN – Palestine News Network – 29.09.11 – 15:45 The European Parliament voted to support the UN recognition of a Palestinian state. According to a statement issued today, the Parliament assures the legitimacy of the Palestinian bid to the UN and asks all EU countries […]

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European Parliament letter urges EU to support September bid

Wednesday September 21, 2011 06:49 by Alaa Ashkar – IMEMC & Agencies Five members of the European Parliament sent a letter to the European Union’s Foreign Policy Chief, Catherine Ashton, and the 27 E.U foreign ministers, urging them to vote in favor of the Palestinian bid for statehood at the United Nations, Palestine & News […]

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Rep. Walsh Urges Palestinian Authority to End Bid for Statehood at United Nations

Related: ▣ FAQ ▣ Palestine Statehood Bid Congressman Joe Walsh : Latest News : 09/19/11 WASHINGTON– Today, Congressman Joe Walsh (IL-08) urged the Palestinian Authority to drop its bid for unilateral recognition of Palestinian statehood at the United Nations.  Palestinian Authority Leader Mahmoud Abbas is scheduled to address the United Nations General Assembly on September […]

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PA urges Israel to recognize Palestine

Related: ▣ FAQ ▣ Palestine Statehood Bid PressTV – Mon Sep 19, 2011 7:41AM GMT Acting Palestinian Authority Chief Mahmoud Abbas arrives at his hotel in New York, Monday, Sep. 19, 2011. Acting Palestinian Authority (PA) Chief Mahmoud Abbas has urged Israel to recognize Palestine as an independent state ahead of a formal request for […]

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PA urges international community to protect prisoners’ rights

Published today 12:54 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — The Palestinian Authority on Monday urged the international community to protect the rights of Palestinian prisoners, the government media center said. The PA referred to two incidents in which prisoners rights were violated. One case involved a decision by Israeli authorities to ban prisoners’ families from visiting them for […]

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Hamas urges Fatah to be serious to end national rift

[ 08/08/2011 – 10:44 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Hamas spokesman Sami Abu Zuhri demanded Fatah faction to be serious during Cairo talks that resumed yesterday in order to implement the national reconciliation agreement. “We are serious about implementing all files of the reconciliation agreement as soon as possible, but the success of this meeting depends […]

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EU urges inquiry after killings in West Bank refugee camp

Published today 21:03 One of the shooting victims’ bodies is examined in Ramallah BRUSSELS (AFP) — The European Union on Tuesday urged Israel to carry out an inquiry into the killing of two Palestinians by Israeli soldiers in the Qalandiya refugee camp in the West Bank. “The European Union is saddened and concerned by the […]

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