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US withdraws scholarships to Gaza students

Al Akhbar English | Monday, October 15, 2012 The American Consulate in Jerusalem has withdrawn scholarships awarded to students in Gaza to study in the United States after Israel announced it would deny them permission to travel outside the coastal enclave, the Associated Press reported Monday. “Under Israeli pressure, US officials have quietly canceled a […]

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Israel cancels amnesty for members of Al-Aqsa martyrs brigade

Published today 21:50 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — The armed wing of Fatah, the Al-Aqsa martyrs brigades, announced Wednesday that Israel has canceled an amnesty it granted two of its members from Bethlehem. “Israeli intelligence had informed the security departments in Bethlehem of the decision to cancel amnesty granted to Hadi Dadara and Mohammad Ramadan affiliated with […]

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ei: Security firm G4S partly withdraws from W. Bank

Adri Nieuwhof, The Electronic Intifada, 18 March 2011 Qalandia checkpoint between Jerusalem and Ramallah. (Oren Ziv/Activestills.org) Danish-British security firm G4S recently stated its intention to withdraw from some of its contracts with Israeli companies in the occupied West Bank. However, the company intends to maintain its “security services” to illegal settlements in the West Bank […]

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Ghaith withdraws appeal, ban to be enacted January 12

Thursday, 30 December, 2010 | 15:43 Silwan, Jerusalem (SILWANIC) — Adnan Ghaith, Silwan secretary general of Fatah and al-Bustan Popular Committee member, yesterday withdrew his appeal to the Israeli High Court to overturn their decision to impose a four-month Jerusalem ban on him. Ghaith cited a lack of confidence in the Israeli justice system as […]

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