Tag Archives: wedding

‘A honeymoon apart’ ~ by @Sameeha88

By Sameeha from Gaza | Sameehah’s Weblog | Sept 26, 2013 This is how we planned it: I get my Schengen visa to attend a Peace conference in Geneva and then we fly, together, to France, where we first met, for a honeymoon, his university registration and to be reunited with our friends there. “It’s […]

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VIDEO | Soldiers on patrol dance at Palestinian wedding, get suspended by IDF

+972 Magazine by Noam Sheizaf One of the more bizarre incidents of the week: Soldiers in Hebron entered a Palestinian wedding while on patrol – apparently they heard the sound of PSY’s “Gangnam Style” from outside – and started dancing with the crowd, which seemed to enjoy the spectacle. After the inevitable Youtube clip surfaced, the […]

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Man injured as Israeli forces storm Issawiya wedding

Maan News Agency | April 24, 2013 JERUSALEM (Ma’an) — Undercover Israeli forces on Wednesday shot a Palestinian man and detained three others in a raid on Issawiya in East Jerusalem. The forces raided a wedding party in the village, and local young men pelted them with stones, a Ma’an reporter said. Officers fired into […]

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#PHOTOS | 436 couples wed in mass ceremony in Gaza with support of Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan – Dec 19, 2012

GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — Some 436 couples wed in a mass ceremony on Thursday in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip. Leaders of Hamas, Fatah, Islamic Jihad, the Palestinian People’s Party and the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine attended the wedding, which was paid for by UAE President Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan’s […]

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Mass wedding for 13 prisoners deported to Qatar

MAAN NEWS AGENCY MARCH 3, 2012 DOHA (Ma’an) — Thirteen Palestinian prisoners who were freed and deported to Doha in the Gilad Shalit prisoner swap joined hands in a mass wedding in the Qatari capital Friday evening. Palestinian ambassador to Qatar Muneer Ghannam attended the wedding along with Hamas’ chief in exile Khalid Mashaal, who […]

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Settlers disrupt Palestinian wedding, 5 injured and 4 arrested

Settler Violence Topic | Category | Pictures | New: Interactive Map 24 Dec, 2011 | Wadi Hilweh Information Center – Silwan, Jerusalem Silwan, Jerusalem (SILWANIC) — Israeli forces assaulted a group of Palestinian youth in Al-Wad district of Jerusalem’s Old City during a wedding procession on 21 December, injuring 5 and arresting 4. Jerusalem prisoner […]

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A love story, a Palestinian story ~ by @livefromgaza

ألف مبروك على الزواج ونتمنى لكما حياة مليئة بالحب والسعادة والمرح Lina al-Sharif, The Electronic Intifada , Nov 24, 2011 Updated Dec 26, 2012 because of the birth of their Baby: Yasmeen! (more below this post) This article was originally published by The Electronic Intifada Courtesy Lina al-Sharif The idea of writing about something very […]

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Nizar and Ahlam; Fatah and Hamas: from an Israeli cell to a wedding ceremony

Palestine’s Prisoners | Pictures | Topic | Category – Torture | History | Category Wednesday, 19 October 2011 17:45| MEMO When Ahlam was in her third year at Bir Zeit, both she and Mahmoud were arrested by the Israelis. He was sentenced to life in prison and she was sentenced to 16 consecutive life terms. […]

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ei: Woman killed in Gaza air strike was anticipating wedding

Rami Almeghari, The Electronic Intifada, 14 April 2011 The chairs that Nidal and Najah Qdeih were sitting in when they were killed in an air strike. (Rami Almeghari) Around midday last Friday, Ibrahim Qdeih was chatting with his daughters and wife about preparations underway for his daughter Nidal’s wedding later this month. Those plans would […]

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Bibi: democracies don’t shoot demonstrators

+972 Magazine | Wednesday, January 5 2011|Lisa Goldman Last year, at the height of the Green Revolution in Iran, Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu gave an interview in which he explained the difference between the way democracies act when faced by demonstrators agitating for their freedom, and the way in which non-democratic states act. In Iran, […]

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PressTV – Gaza holds mass wedding for disabled

PressTV – Gaza holds mass wedding for disabled. by Hamoudi Gharib, Saud Abu Ramadan GAZA, Oct. 30 (Xinhua) — Sitting on his wheeling chair, Omer el-Khouli was very glad as he celebrated Saturday evening, with his bride, in a mass wedding ceremony organized by Gaza Strip ruling Islamic Hamas movement. El-Khouli had been critically wounded […]

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Mishaal: Family before politics

[ 02/10/2010 – 07:44 AM ] DAMASCUS, (PIC)– “One of the greatest mistakes is that we sink in politics and think that politics alone are the field that brings us to achieving our goals and we forget the home. The first step of politics, and resistance is to begin them with the society and families,” […]

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