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PHOTOS | Mass graves from 1948 war discovered in Jaffa

The skeletons of Palestinians buried in a mass grave in Tel Aviv’s Jaffa district PressTV | Sat Jun 1, 2013 1:50AM GMT The remains of hundreds of Palestinians killed in the 1948 Arab-Israeli War have been discovered in six mass grave sites in a Muslim cemetery in Tel Aviv’s Jaffa district. An official of the […]

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Mass graves of Palestinians discovered

MEMO | May 28, 2013 Mass graves have been discovered in the historical cemetery of Al-Kazakhana in Jaffa, Al-Aqsa Foundation for Islamic Endowments and Heritage announced on Monday. The graves contain the remains of Palestinians killed by Jewish militias in 1948 during the Nakba (Catastrophe). According to the Foundation, they were discovered during routine maintenance […]

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Israel moves Muslim skeletons making way for hotel in Jaffa

[ 20/06/2011 – 11:54 AM ] NAZARETH, (PIC)– The Israel Antiquities Authority has been working with a local company to build a tourist hotel on the ruins of a Muslim cemetery near the Grand Mosque in the Palestinian port city of Jaffa, Al-Aqsa Islamic heritage foundation said in a statement Sunday. It said the IAA […]

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10 Wounded, Sixteen Detained During Jaffa Clashes As Settlers March In City – International Middle East Media Center

Thursday March 03, 2011 08:25 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies Clashes were reported in Jaffa city on Wednesday evening as a group of extremist Israeli settlers and fundamentalist right-wing leaders and members, marched in the city demanding the Jaffa to be “An Arab Free Zone”. Jaffa Protest – Palestine-Info Fundamentalist Member of Knesset, […]

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Dozens of Palestinians injured in clashes with police in Jaffa

[ 02/03/2011 – 03:57 PM ]   JAFFA, (PIC)– Dozens of Palestinians have been injured in clashes that broke out with police protecting Jewish demonstrations in the  city of Jaffa. The entire city had gone on strike to protest demonstrations by dozens of Jews, Aqsa Foundation member Mohammed al-Ashkar told the PIC. ”Locals went early to […]

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Protest in Yafo in Solidarity with Cairo | Live updates by Joseph Dana

    http://twitter.com/#!/ibnezra/status/31400360560041984 http://twitter.com/#!/ibnezra/status/31400360560041984 One sheikh of jaffa just light the crowd with a call of solidarity with egypt http://twitpic.com/3ujr88 — joseph dana (@ibnezra) January 29, 2011 Wow. Everyone talking about american made tear gas in egypt yet israelis fire it every other day at palestinians and not a word. — joseph dana (@ibnezra) January […]

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Jewish settlers desecrate Yaffa mosque under police protection

[ 16/01/2011 – 06:51 PM ]   YAFFA, (PIC)– Jewish settlers desecrated a Yaffa mosque Saturday evening during an aggressive march that was apparently coordinated with police. The settlers crowded round and stoned the Nuzha mosque after roaming the occupied city’s streets waving Israeli flags and shouting “Death to Arabs”, Palestinian sources said. Israeli police […]

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Israeli occupation to build a hotel on the ruins of the Qashala cemetery

[ 14/01/2011 – 06:17 PM ]   NAZARETH, (PIC)– The Aqsa Foundation for Endowment and Heritage (AFEH) said that the Israeli occupation has started building a hotel on the ruins of the historical Qashala cemetery next to the Grand Mosque in the occupied city of Yaffa. Dozens of graves have been bulldozed after the Israeli […]

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Israel Starts Construction Of Hotel In Place Of Historic Islamic Graveyard In Jaffa

Friday January 14, 2011 10:14 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies The Al Aqsa Foundation for Islamic Waqf and Heritage reported that Israel started the construction of a touristic hotel over a historic Islamic graveyard adjacent to the Big Mosque in Jaffa. The bulldozers removed dozens of old graves that were recently discovered in […]

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