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UN slams Israel’s demolition of 96 Palestinian homes since start of 2011

[ 12/03/2011 – 02:46 PM ]   NEW YORK, (PIC)– A report issued by the UN said that Israel has demolished since the start of 2011 about 96 Palestinian homes and buildings in the occupied territories of Jerusalem and the West Bank. UN special rapporteur on human rights in the occupied territories Richard Falk stated […]

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Geneva Palestinian POW conference names 2011 the year of women

[ 12/03/2011 – 03:59 PM ]   GENEVA, (PIC)– The Palestinian POW conference held in the UN’s Geneva headquarters has a approved a plan to make 2011 ”the year of the captive Palestinian women.” More ambitious plans were announced as the conference staged by the European Network to Support the Rights of Palestinian Prisoners (Ufree) […]

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Abbas Al-Sayyed goes on hunger strike in Israeli jail

[ 11/03/2011 – 03:08 PM ]   TULKAREM, (PIC)– Abbas Al-Sayyed, commander of the Qassam Brigades in Tulkarem who is serving 36 life- imprisonment terms in the Israeli Rimon jail, has decided to go on hunger strike protesting incarceration conditions in jail, his wife said. According to his wife Ikhlas Al-Sayyed, Abbas was punished by […]

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Another Victim of Occupation 2011 | Omar Maruf, 19 Years Old | Killed by IOF while Collecting Gravel

انّا للہ و انّا الیه راجعون [ 28/02/2011 – 07:03 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– A Palestinian worker was killed in northern Gaza Strip on Monday after Israeli occupation forces (IOF) fired at him while collecting gravel, medical sources reported. Adham Abu Salmiya, the spokesman for medical services, told the PIC that Omar Maruf, 19, was […]

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Video: Israeli forces seize 11-year-old boy

Published today (updated) 27/02/2011 12:20 RAMALLAH (Ma’an) — A resident of the West Bank village of Nabi Salih videoed Israeli forces chasing and detaining an 11-year-old child. The footage, from late January, shows two Israeli border police officers chasing Karim Tamimi, who turns to a woman in the street for help. The woman repeatedly pleads […]

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Female prisoner Abeer enters 11th year in Israeli jails

[ 20/02/2011 – 05:34 PM ]   GAZA, (PIC)– The Palestinian ministry of detainees’ affairs said that female prisoner Abeer Amro, 33, from Dura village in Al-Khalil city, has entered Sunday her 11th year in Israeli jails. Information director of the ministry Riyadh Al-Ashqar explained that prisoner Amro was kidnapped on February 20, 2001 and […]

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10-Year-Old Boy Arrested in Silwan

Friday, 21 January, 2011 | 23:04 « Wadi Hilweh Information Center – Silwan, Jerusalem Silwan, Jerusalem (SILWANIC) — Israeli forces arrested the Child Mahmoud Abbasi,10, from the Wadi Hilweh district of Silwan today afternoon. Clashes erupted between Palestinian citizens of the village and Israeli soldiers who transferred the child to the “City of David” settelment compound […]

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AIUK : Gaza: New demand for justice over Gaza conflict on two-year ‘anniversary’

    Posted: 18 January 2011 ‘A denial of justice is a recipe for future bloodshed’ – Kate Allen New film shows ‘Day In The Life’ of those affected Amnesty International is marking the two-year “anniversary” of the end of the 2008-9 Gaza conflict with a “global day of action” on 18 January calling for […]

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Israeli court sentences Jerusalemite child to one year behind bars

[ 16/01/2011 – 06:43 PM ]   OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– An Israeli court on Sunday sentenced a 15-year-old Palestinian boy in occupied Jerusalem to one year imprisonment for throwing stones at Israeli occupation police. Local sources said that the Magistrate Court in Maskobeh turned down a request by lawyer of the child Motez Al-Rajabi, from […]

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Israeli Army Injured Over 1,000 Palestinian Demonstrators in 2010

Sunday, 02 January 2011 07:37 Sergio Yahni, Alternative Information Center (AIC) A report by the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) states that during the last week of 2010, Israeli forces injured 38 Palestinians in the West Bank and East Jerusalem, more than half of whom were participating in weekly demonstrations […]

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Palestinian demonstrator dies after choking on tear gas

[ 01/01/2011 – 10:55 AM ]   RAMALLAH, (PIC)– A Palestinian woman from the west Ramallah village of Bil’in died Saturday after inhaling tear gas fired at her when Israeli troops suppressed a peaceful anti-separation wall demonstration in the village. Jawaher Abu Rahma sustained breathing difficulties while demonstrating in the weekly march and was later […]

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+972 Magazine’s Person of the Year: Abdullah Abu Rahmeh

Thursday, December 30 2010|+972blog +972 Magazine’s Person of the Year: Abdullah Abu Rahmeh Why did we choose Abdullah Abu Rahmeh? Because he has become the face of the grassroots, unarmed resistance movement to Israel’s security barrier; because he is the person who has raised international awareness not only of the devastation caused by the barrier, […]

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PA: Israel detained 1,100 children in 2010

    MA’AN NEWS AGENCY Published today (updated) 29/12/2010 20:48   RAMALLAH (Ma’an) — Israeli forces detained 1,100 Palestinian children in 2010, the Palestinian Authority Ministry of Detainees’ Affairs said Wednesday. The arrests were concentrated in East Jerusalem, where 500 children were detained, and in Hebron, the ministry found. PA Detainees’ Affairs Minister Issa Qaraqe […]

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ISRAELI MILITARY CRACKING DOWN ON CRIME

It’s an approved crime to murder a 10 year old Palestinian child in cold blood….. Abir Aramin, murdered by Israeli forces four years ago as she was heading home from school…. one of over 100 Palestinian children killed by Israelis in 2007. Click HERE to see many other photos of the victims. It’s also approved […]

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Visit the Gaza War “Never Cast Lead Again” Memorial Website

Gaza massacres (27 December 2008 – 18 January 2009) More than 1,300 Palestinians in the Gaza Strip were killed during 22 days of Israeli shelling from sea, air and land. Palestinians in Gaza had nowhere to flee from Israel’s onslaught as the border has been closed for two years, with disastrous consequences for the 1.5 […]

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