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Gazans angered over Arrigoni hit

[ 16/04/2011 – 10:32 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Sadness and anger prevailed the Gaza Strip after the murder of Italian activist Vittorio Arrigoni on Friday after he was kidnapped by a Salafi-linked group on Thursday. Arrigoni was found hung in a Gaza Strip home Friday morning just a few hours after a video of him […]

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Shin Bet kills the Italian ISM activist Vittorio Arrigoni

16-04-2011,11:05 |  Ezzedeen Al-Qassam Brigades Al Qassam website – Palestinian people shocked when they heard the news of killing the Italian ISM activist Vottorio Arrigoni, the resistance factions in Gaza rushed to distance themselves from the murder-kidnapping of Italian ISM activist Vottorio Arrigoni. The resistance factions in Gaza decried the murder of Italian ISM activist Vittoria […]

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Hamas links Israel to killing of Italian activist

MICHAEL JANSEN | IRISHTIMES | APRIL 16, 2011 HAMAS YESTERDAY accused Israel of indirect responsibility for the kidnapping and killing of Italian rights activist Vittorio Arrigoni, whose body was found hanging in a Gaza city flat. During mourning ceremonies in Gaza, Hamas leader Mahmoud Zahar suggested the aim of the “awful crime” was to intimidate […]

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Candlelight vigil held for Italian activist

Mourners rally in the Gaza Strip for Vittorio Arrigoni, found dead after being kidnapped by an al-Qaeda-linked group. Last Modified: 16 Apr 2011 06:04 There has been an outrage over the cold-blooded killing of the Italian peace activist [Reuters] Hundreds of mourners have rallied and many have held a candlelight vigil in the Hamas-governed Palestinian enclave of […]

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Four Wounded, Dozens Suffer Effects Of Tear Gaza Inhalation In Bil’in

Bilin Protest – Image  Saturday April 16, 2011 04:55 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC News Israeli soldiers attacked on Friday the weekly nonviolent protest in Bil’in village, near the central West Bank city of Ramallah, as local residents along with Israeli and international supporters marched against the illegal Annexation Wall and settlements in the occupied […]

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Gaza’s Candle Light Vigil for Vittorio Arrigoni – in pictures

Photography by Mo’men Fayez Gaza | April 15, 2011 More Pictures Gaza Mourning for Vittorio Arrigoni – in pictures Palestine’s Symbolic Funeral for Vittorio Arrigoni – in pictures Related Special topic | Vik: a Friend, a Brother, a Humanist

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East Jerusalem solidarity protest with the Egyptian people

Saturday, January 29 2011|Mairav Zonszein East Jerusalem solidarity protest with the Egyptian people Yesterday, after walking through the Old City, I exited through the Damascus Gate and stumbled upon a small but very lively protest by Palestinian Jerusalemites in solidarity with Tunisia and Egypt, happening just paces away from the weekly Sheikh Jarrah protest. Interestingly, […]

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In the West Bank, everyone knows there’s a culture of no-accountability

Sunday, January 9 2011|Lisa Goldman | + 972 Magazine The death last week of Bil’in resident Jawaher Abu Rhamah, after she inhaled tear gas at a demonstration, has received a great deal of publicity, making her into a symbol of the violent means the Israeli army uses to maintain its control over the West Bank. […]

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Probe into Palestinian’s gas death

Israeli military launches probe into the death of a Palestinian protester as her family claims a cover-up. Last Modified: 02 Jan 2011 10:49 GMT Email Article Print Article Share Article Send Feedback Palestinians are blaming the Israeli security forces for killing a woman during protests in Bilin [Reuters] The Israeli military has said it will […]

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The First Demo Victim in 2011 | Murdered by Israel ‘s Inhumane Occupation Forces | Jawahar Abu Rahmah

Photo from Friday’s protest in Bil’in. (Photo: Hamde Abu Rahme) Jawahir Abu Rahmah, 36 year old woman from Bil’in Published  01/01/2011 11:41 RAMALLAH (Ma’an) – A Palestinian woman died Saturday morning after suffering intense tear-gas inhalation during an anti-wall rally in Bil’in on Friday, medics said. Palestinian medical sources in Ramallah said 36-year-old Jawahir Abu […]

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Palestinian dies after inhaling gas at W Bank protest

BBC NEWS | 1 January 2011 Last updated at 22:20 GMT Palestinian dies after inhaling gas at W Bank protest About 3,000 people attended Jawaher Abu Rahmeh’s funeral in Bilin on Saturday Continue reading the main story Related stories Palestinians test out Gandhi-style protest West Bank village marks five years of protest A Palestinian woman […]

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Protesters in Bil’in Remove Parts of Israel’s Wall, Troops Critically Injuries A civilian

PNN – Palestine News Network – 31.12.10 – 15:39 Ghassan Bannoura – PNN – On Friday, hundreds of protesters marched in the village of Bil’in, central West Bank, to protest the Israeli built wall on villagers’ lands and in a surprising development, dismantled part of it. Protesters Removing the Wall in Bil’in Despite an Israeli army blockade on the […]

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Activists expelled for Gaza T-shirts

PressTV –  Thu Dec 30, 2010 10:41PM Four activists have been forced to leave an art gallery in New York for wearing T-shirts in support of the besieged Palestinians in the Gaza Strip. Eight people had worn black T-shirts with “NEXT YEAR IN JERUSALEM” printed on the front and “US BOAT TO GAZA” on the […]

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