Tag archive for ‘Palestine’
Netanyahu_Trump_Tel Aviv_Israel_May 2017
By nsnbc On Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017

Can Trump find the elusive land of Peacerael?

 nsnbc : U.S. President Donald Trump, on Tuesday, said both Israeli and Palestinian leaders were ready for peace. The statement was made alongside Israeli Prime Minister benjamin Netanyahu in a speech at the Israel More...

Beneficiary photo: Hanan, UNRWA microfinance recipient, Jaramana camp, Damascus, Syria. Courtesy UNRWA CG
By nsnbc On Thursday, May 18th, 2017

An untold economic success story in Syria

Pierre Krähenbühl  (nsnbc) : Hidden almost literally under the rubble of the civil war in Syria is an economic success story that is rarely told. Hanan Odah is a thirty-year-old Palestine refugee living in Jaramana More...

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By IMEMC On Monday, April 17th, 2017

1300 Palestinian Detainees Start Hunger Strike

IMEMC : More than 1300 Palestinian detainees, held by Israel, initiated the first day of hunger strike, on Monday April 17th, which also marks the Palestinian Prisoners’ Day, while hundreds of detainees are preparing More...

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By Christof Lehmann On Sunday, April 2nd, 2017

PFLP reiterates call to confront Oslo Accords, criticizes Al-Fatah, Palestinian Authorithy and Hamas

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : The Central Committee of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP), reiterated its call for confronting the Oslo Accords. The PFLP is the second-largest Palestinian party More...

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By IMEMC On Thursday, March 30th, 2017

ICHR Demands Hamas To Void Decision Restricting Freedom Of Movement

IMEMC : The Independent Commission for Human Rights (ICHR) issued a statement voicing serious concerns regarding a decision made by the Ministry of Interior and National Security, run by the Hamas movement in Gaza, More...

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By IMEMC On Monday, March 27th, 2017

Soldiers invade home of Palestinian artist, confiscate his caricatures

IMEMC : A contingent of Israeli soldiers invaded, on Monday at dawn, the village of Kafr Ni’ma, west of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, before breaking into and searching the home of a Palestinian artist, More...

Mazen Fuqaha during the Gilad Shalit prisoner swap and post-mortem.
By Fahwad Al-Khadoumi On Saturday, March 25th, 2017

Senior militant Hamas leader Mazen Fuqaha assassinated – Beyond the “Israel did it” PR

Fahwad Al-Khadoumi (nsnbc) : Mazen Fuqaha, one of the senior leaders of the armed wing of Hamas, has been assassinated, confirmed Hamas’ Al-Qassam Brigades. On their website the brigades blame Israel, but More...

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By IMEMC On Friday, March 24th, 2017

Islamic Development Bank Signs $40m Agreement with UNRWA for Gaza Homes

IMEMC : The Islamic Development Bank (IDB), in its capacity as Coordinator for the Program of the Gulf Cooperation Council for the Reconstruction of Gaza, has reportedly re-programmed and signed a $40 million agreement More...

By IMEMC On Sunday, March 19th, 2017

Ashrawi on UN Decision to Remove Report on Israeli Apartheid

IMEMC : Palestine Liberation Organization executive committee member Dr. Hanan Ashrawi denounced, in a statement released Saturday, the decision by the United Nations to remove the Economic and Social Commission More...

By IMEMC On Thursday, March 16th, 2017

Israeli Air Force Fires Missiles Into Various Areas In Gaza

IMEMC : After alleging a “rocket” was fired from Gaza, and struck an open area in an Israeli settlement in the Negev, that Israeli Air Force fired missiles into grounds run by the Al-Qassam Brigades, the armed More...