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palestine / holy sites / news report Saturday May 24, 2014 10:59   image 1 image
[Saturday, May 24, 2014] As the Pope is launching his visit to the region, a number of Israeli vandals wrote racist graffiti, against Christianity and Jesus Christ, on a wall of a church near the entrance of the Old Town of Beersheba (Be’er as-Sabe’). read full story / add a comment
palestine / non-violent action / news report Saturday May 24, 2014 05:04   image 1 image
Israeli forces dispersed Friday demonstrations in solidarity with hunger-striking prisoners and in protest against the illegal Israeli occupation and its apartheid wall in three West Bank cities on Friday, including in Bilin, al-Masara and Nabi Saleh. Dozens were injured after soldiers opened fire on protesters with rubber-coated steel bullets and tear gas canisters. read full story / add a comment
palestine / non-violent action / human interest Saturday May 24, 2014 04:30   image 1 image
Some 500 residents of the partially destroyed Palestinian village of Lifta recently returned to their homes and lands on Friday May 16, commemorating the Nakba and vowing to return. Four generations of family members came as Lifta residents walked through their lands, danced, sang, visited with neighbours and enjoyed a beautiful day in their village. read full story / add a comment
palestine / prisoners / human interest Saturday May 24, 2014 04:04   image 2 images
On April 24th of this year, over 100 Palestinian political detainees went on an open-end hunger strike in demand to an end of administrative detention, in which Palestinian prisoners are held under harsh conditions without charge or trial, and under ‘secret evidence’ that is never revealed to the prisoner nor their lawyer, and may or may not even exist. More prisoners have joined the strike in the four weeks that have ensued, bringing the total number to over 140; and even more are expected to follow. read full story / add a comment
palestine / peace process / news report Saturday May 24, 2014 03:10   image 1 image
Israeli minister of economy and leader of the Jewish Home Party, Naftali Bennett, has suggested a new plan for peace in Palestine, calling for dismantling the security barrier in the West Bank and letting Palestinians govern themselves.
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palestine / prisoners / news report Friday May 23, 2014 10:06   image 1 image
The Palestine Detainees Study Center quoted lawyer Rami al-Alamy stating that the Prison Administration at the Be’er As-Sabe’ (Beersheba) Israeli Prison had to move all hunger striking Palestinian detainees to the Soroka Medical Center due to contaminated water. read full story / add a comment
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palestine / prisoners / news report Friday May 23, 2014 01:20   image 1 image
[Thursday, May 22, 2014] The International Red Cross - Palestine Branch has informed the family of detainee Ayman Tbeish, from the southern west Bank city of Hebron, that their hunger-striking son could die at any given moment. read full story / add a comment
palestine / english audio report / audio report Thursday May 22, 2014 21:55   audio 1 audio file
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palestine / palestinian politics / news report Thursday May 22, 2014 17:16   image 1 image
An informed source has told Al Ray Palestinian Media Agency that Rami Hamdallah is now the head of the forthcoming national reconciliation government. read full story / add a comment
palestine / english audio report / audio report Wednesday May 21, 2014 20:22   audio 3 audio files
palestine / prisoners / news report Wednesday May 21, 2014 12:21   image 1 image
As more Palestinian political prisoners in Israeli prisons are joining the hunger strike that started 28 days ago, at least 40 more detainees have joined the strike, while all 5200 detainees, held by Israel, would hold a one-day hunger strike Thursday, in solidarity with the striking detainees. read full story / add a comment
palestine / palestinian politics / news report Wednesday May 21, 2014 03:11   image 1 image
[Tuesday, May 20, 2014] The Arabs48 news website has reported that unity and government formation talks between the Fateh and Hamas movement, as well as other factions, are advancing, and that the files of Interior and Finance Ministries could be resolved soon. read full story / add a comment
palestine / english audio report / audio report Tuesday May 20, 2014 22:42   audio 1 audio file
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