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international / refugees/immigration / news report Tuesday April 24, 2012 03:32   image 1 image
The 10th Palestinians in Europe Conference is due to begin next week as preparations completed. The event is organized by the General Secretariat of the Palestinians in Europe Conference, The Palestinian Return Centre (PRC) and the Palestinian Forum in Denmark. It will take place on Saturday, 28th, April 2012 in Denmark, Copenhagen. The conference is titled “Our Spring blossoms our Return” read full story / add a comment
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palestine / refugees/immigration / news report Friday March 30, 2012 11:33   image 1 image
As the Palestinians mark the Palestinian Land Day on March 30th, Israel ordered the West Bank completely closed, and deployed thousands of soldiers in the occupied territories, and raised the alert level in the occupied territories anticipating massive protests along the border and at military roadblocks. read full story / add a comment
Israeli troops along Israel-Egypt border (image by vinienco.com)
israel / refugees/immigration / news report Wednesday February 29, 2012 11:42   image 1 image
An Egyptian man was killed Tuesday by Israeli troops while attempting to cross into Israel. Israeli sources report that a group of fifteen men were seen attempting to cross the Egypt-Israel border, and Israeli troops opened fire on the group. read full story / add a comment
arab world / refugees/immigration / news report Tuesday January 31, 2012 06:15   image 1 image
Sa’ad Khalil, of the Palestinian-Iraqi Brotherhood Society, stated that the Iraqi security forces killed a Palestinian detainee three days ago, who was undergoing questioning at an interrogation center in Baghdad. read full story / add a comment
Palestinian refugees fleeing their homes in 1948 (image from palestineremembered.com)
palestine / refugees/immigration / news report Sunday December 11, 2011 02:57   image 1 image
On the 63rd anniversary of UN General Assembly Resolution 194, the BADIL Resource Center for Residency and Refugee Rights issued a statement to bring the attention of the international community to the enduring denial of the Palestinian right to reparation, rehabilitation and in particular to their right to return. Their statement follows: read full story / add a comment
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arab world / refugees/immigration / news report Thursday September 22, 2011 03:32   image 1 image
The Palestinian Human Rights Foundation reported Wednesday that its representative in Iraq was kidnapped by gunmen wearing the attire of the Iraqi Ministry of Interior. read full story / add a comment
gaza strip / refugees/immigration / news report Monday August 01, 2011 17:49   image 1 image
Egyptian Authorities prevented 450 people from entering Egypt through the Rafah border crossing with Gaza on Sunday, despite the recent opening of the crossing. Meanwhile, Gaza authorities have decided to allow vehicles to be brought in from Egypt for commercial sale. read full story / add a comment
arab world / refugees/immigration / news report Monday August 01, 2011 12:39   image 1 image
The Palestinian ambassador in Iraq, Daleel Al Qassous, stated that the situation of the Palestinian refugees in Iraq is the worst compared to any other place on earth, adding that the number of Palestinians in Iraq dropped from 35.000 before the US-led war to 22.000, and continued to decline to 7.000. read full story / add a comment
israel / refugees/immigration / news report Wednesday July 27, 2011 01:23   image 1 image
Last year, Israeli security forces at Ben Gurion Airport denied entry to 30-year old Jewish American Harold Fuller-Bennett because they claim he was "suspected of conversion to Islam". Fuller-Bennett hired Israeli lawyers to challenge the claim, which he says is bizarre and completely unfounded, and just won his case in Israeli court. read full story / add a comment
israel / refugees/immigration / news report Tuesday July 26, 2011 11:12   image 1 image
The Israeli Knesset approved a request by the government of Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, to extend the ban on family reunification for an additional year prohibiting granting Israeli citizenship, or even residency, to Palestinians, Lebanese, Iraqis or Syrians married to Israeli citizens. read full story / add a comment
gaza strip / refugees/immigration / news report Thursday July 21, 2011 22:51   image 1 image
For the second day, the Popular Committee for Palestinian Refugees in Gaza, continued the peace sit-in protest in front of the UNRWA building in Gaza City, in protest to due to the sharp decline in services provided by the international agency to the refugee in Gaza, organizers said. read full story / add a comment
israel / refugees/immigration / news report Thursday July 14, 2011 14:56   image 1 image
Israeli Interior Minister, member of the extremist Shas ultra-orthodox Jewish party, Eli Yishai, is demanding the Israeli cabinet to extend the ban on family unification for Arabs and Palestinians for additional six months. read full story / add a comment
arab world / refugees/immigration / news report Wednesday June 22, 2011 17:32   image 1 image
Jordan’s Prime Minister Marouf al Bakheet and the UNRWA’s Commissioner General Filippo Grandi appealed for monetary aid to appeal for finances to fund the UNWRA’s work among Palestinian refugees. In a speech to the UNRWA’s advisory council the two warned of instability if services to the regions 3.6 million Palestinian refugees were not continued. read full story / add a comment
palestine / refugees/immigration / news report Tuesday June 21, 2011 16:12   image 1 image
The Palestinian Census Bureau reported that nearly half of the Palestinians in the occupied territories are internally displaced refugees, and that, since its creation in Palestine in 1948, Israel forcibly removed two-thirds of the Arab population. read full story / add a comment
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