Tag archive for ‘Palestine’
Gaza_Palestine_Flooding_UNWR_Shareef Sarhan
By IMEMC On Wednesday, July 12th, 2017

New UN report documents legacy of 10-year siege in Gaza

IMEMC : Most of the projections for 2020, on the situation in the Gaza Strip, have deteriorated further and faster than anticipated in 2012, the United Nations said on Tuesday. Real GDP per capita in Gaza has decreased, More...

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By IMEMC On Sunday, July 9th, 2017

Journalists demand freedom for journalist Jihad Barakat, jailed by Palestinian Authority

IMEMC : Palestinian journalist Jihad Barakat was detained by Palestinian Authority Preventive Security forces on Thursday, 6 July, accused of “taking photos” of the motorcade of Palestinian Authority Prime More...

UNRWA students during their participation in the opening ceremony performances of the Summer Fun Weeks held in Al-Zaitoun Elementary Girls School, Gaza city. Photo credit: © UNRWA Gaza 2017. Photo by Fadi Thabet
By nsnbc On Sunday, July 9th, 2017

Nearly 200,000 children from Gaza take part in UNRWA Summer Fun Weeks

nsnbc : One hundred and eighty-six thousand children have registered to participate in a month-long programme of summer activities organized by the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in More...

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By nsnbc On Tuesday, July 4th, 2017

Netanyahu blocked bill that would prevent division of Jerusalem, suggests alternative version

nsnbc : Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, on Sunday, blocked for proposed legislation that would prevent the division of Jerusalem. The Israeli legislation would, regardless whether it would be adopted More...

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By IMEMC On Thursday, June 22nd, 2017

Gaza: Electricity Supply Cut for 3rd Day as Egypt Provides Fuel

IMEMC : Israeli authorities implemented a third round of electricity supply cuts to the Gaza Strip on Wednesday — honoring a request from the Palestinian Authority (PA), which announced, last month, that it would More...

Dr. Hanan Ashrawi (archives)
By IMEMC On Friday, June 16th, 2017

Ashrawi criticizes attempts to expel UN Assistant Secretary General by Israel

IMEMC : PLO Executive Committee Member Dr. Hanan Ashrawi, on Thursday, criticized Israeli efforts to expel Deputy Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process and the Humanitarian Coordinator for OPT, Robert More...

File - Image By Palestine TV 2014
By Christof Lehmann On Monday, June 12th, 2017

PLO releases report on Israel’s transgressions: Silence at the Security Council and security cooperation

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : The Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) released a report detailing Israel’s aggression and transgressions in Palestine and against Palestinians from January 1 through May 31, More...

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By nsnbc On Sunday, June 11th, 2017

PFLP demands PA release youth activist Nassar Jaradat and end “security cooperation” with Israel

nsnbc : The Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP) demanded that the Palestinian Authority (PA) immediately release Palestinian youth activist Nassar Jaradat and ends the so-called security cooperation More...

UNRWA school in the Gaza Strip served as refugee shelter during Israel's 2014 war on Gaza.
By nsnbc On Friday, June 9th, 2017

UNRWA condemns construction of tunnel under Gaza school as violation of neutrality

nsnbc : The United Nations Relief and Works Agency in the Gaza Strip, Palestine, condemned in the strongest possible terms, the construction of tunnels underneath UNRWA operated schools as a violation of the agency’s More...

Moshe Dayan (L) in 1967. Tom Pearlman, Jr. via Wikimedia Commons
By nsnbc On Monday, June 5th, 2017

Israel’s victory in the Six-Day War was a model of wartime media strategy

James Rodgers (TC) : Reporting on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict is the ultimate challenge in international news. It demands a thick skin. In no other field of international diplomacy are journalists’ words More...