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Abbas Welcomes @FCBarcelona Soccer Team In Bethlehem

Sunday August 04, 2013 06:18 | by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies Thousands Of Palestinians Welcome Barca [Saturday Evening August 3, 2013] Palestinian President, Mahmoud Abbas, welcomed at his Presidential Headquarters in the West Bank City of Bethlehem, the players and coach of Barcelona soccer team, who are conducting their first visit to occupied […]

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Resheq welcomes Egypt decision to terminate gas deal with Israel

[ PIC 24/04/2012 – 11:11 AM ] BEIRUT, (PIC)– Political bureau member of Hamas Ezzet Al-Resheq has welcomed the Egyptian decision to stop supplying Israel with natural gas. He said on his Facebook page on Tuesday that the decision fell in line with the Egyptian people’s aspirations and national interests. Hamas considered the Egyptian decision […]

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Resheq welcomes visits by Arab, Islamic officials to Jerusalem as liberators

[ PIC 19/04/2012 – 04:29 PM ] BEIRUT, (PIC)– Political bureau member of Hamas Ezzet Al-Resheq has denounced visits by Arab and Islamic officials to Jerusalem while under occupation. He said on his Facebook page on Thursday that the Arabs and Muslims are welcome as liberators in Jerusalem and not as visitors under Israeli protection. […]

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Haneyya welcomes aid delegations from Kuwait, Tunisia

[ 01/10/2011 – 11:43 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Palestinian premier in Gaza Ismail Haneyya lauded Friday concurrent aid projects in the Gaza Strip by Arab and international aid organizations and defined his position on the Palestinian UN bid in a welcome of delegations of aid workers from Kuwait and Tunisia. Giving Friday sermon in a […]

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Bolivia welcomes Palestinians to UN

Related: ▣ FAQ ▣ Palestine Statehood Bid | Category Statehood PressTV – Thu Sep 22, 2011 3:7AM GMT Bolivian President Evo Morales holds up a Palestinian flag as he addresses the 66th session of the United Nations General Assembly at UN headquarters on Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2011. Bolivian President Evo Morales has slammed Israel for […]

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Hamas welcomes Turkey decision suspending military, trade relations with Israel

[ 07/09/2011 – 08:29 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Hamas has welcomed Turkey’s decision to suspend military and trade relations with Israel in the wake of the latter’s refusal to apologize for its bloody attack on Freedom Flotilla last year and killing nine Turkish citizens. Spokesman for the movement Dr. Sami Abu Zuhri said in a […]

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Hamas Welcomes Turkish Decision To Expel Israeli Ambassador

  Saturday September 03, 2011 06:10 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies Islamic Resistance Movement, Hamas, welcomed the Turkish decision to expel the Israeli ambassador, to reduce the diplomatic relations with Israel, and to freeze all military agreements signed with Tel Aviv. Hamas On Friday, Hamas issued a press release stating that the Turkish […]

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Flotilla crew ‘welcomes’ UN concern, will still sail

Published May 29, 2011 An Israeli navy vessel patrolling the waters near Haifa in northern Israel on 13 July 2006. [MaanImages/Magnus Johansson] BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — A statement from The Free Gaza movement welcomed Sunday a call from UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon urging Israel to end its blockade on Gaza, but responded to his call on […]

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Lebanese NGO welcomes president’s statements on right of return

[ 28/05/2011 – 11:24 AM ] BEIRUT, (PIC)– The Thabit organization for the right of return in Lebanon has welcomed statements by Lebanese president Gen. Michel Suleiman on Thursday confirming the Palestinian refugees’ right of return. The president declared that the UN has recognized the “inalienable” right as a basic human right and reiterated refusal […]

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UN chief welcomes Palestinian deal

Sat Apr 30, 2011 5:18AM UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon Despite Israeli efforts for denunciation of Hamas-Fatah reconciliation agreement, UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has welcomed the unity deal. “The secretary general welcomes efforts being made to promote Palestinian reconciliation and the important contribution of Egypt in this regard,” UN spokesman Martin Nesirky said in […]

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OXFAM Aid agency welcomes Palestinian reconciliation

April 29, 2011 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — International aid agency Oxfam called on the international community Friday to support Palestinian reconciliation, and “avoid adopting policies that would set unity efforts back.” The agency’s International Executive Director Jeremy Hobbs, said in a statement that “ordinary people [are] paying the highest price for the divide between Fatah and […]

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Gush Shalom Welcomes Reconciliation Agreement Between Hamas and Fatah

28.04.11 – 12:27 Jerusalem – PNN – The Israeli Human Rights group, Gush Shalom, issued a press statement on Thursday  welcoming the reconciliation agreement between the two Palestinian rival groups Hamas and Fatah in Cairo on Wednesday. Former Knesset Member Avnery,  Gush Shalom activist, said “I wholeheartedly welcome the agreement reached by the Palestinians in […]

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European campaign welcomes UNHRC decision to open Gaza crossings

26/03/2011 – 04:49 PM BRUSSELS, (PIC)– The European campaign to end the siege on Gaza has said a recently passed decision by the UN Human Rights Council to open Gaza’s crossings will ”lose importance” if left unenforced. ”Although it has come late, it came in the right direction, and it requires active pursuit of its […]

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