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Gaza 2 Years Later

Tadamun: Israel detained student because of computer engineering graduate project

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Tadamun: Israel detained student because of his graduate project The international Tadamun society for human rights said the Israeli occupation forces detained about one month ago a university student from Tulkarem city because of his graduate research project. http://www.palestine-info.co.uk/En/default.aspx?xyz=U6Qq7k%2bcOd87MDI46m9rUxJEpMO%2bi1s7O3qDRF3WREx3wYTrFgxMOSSQo9JgM%2bObc4F2HWdIdpTK5RUW2mdj%2fNoVq9I%2fj0wNQtH%2bO8LaCtjo6QTNLCz3g3TdLzAl98TKajRLGgrChaI%3d Land Theft / Land Theft & Destruction /  Restriction of Movement / Apartheid Israel plans to […]

Children in Nabi Saleh play their favorite game called ‘Mustafa Tamimi’ during weekly protests

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(Photo: Tamimi Press / Mais Tamimi) this is the game #NabiSaleh kids were playing yesterday..the one called #MustafaTamimi facebook.com/photo.php?fbid… it’s their fave from what i hear — Linah Alsaafin (@LinahAlsaafin) January 21, 2012 Attacks on Protests Against Land Theft / Land, Property Theft & Destruction / Ethnic Cleansing / Apartheid Violent attacks on peaceful marches in W. […]

Must-see TV from West Wing: Hide the 1709 map of Holy Land, it doesn’t show Israel!

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Land Theft / Destruction / Apartheid / Refugees ICAHD News: Displacement Report Released, Summer Rebuilding Camp Announced House demolitions and forced evictions are among Israel’s most heinous practices in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (OPT). In 2011, a record year of displacement, a total of 622 Palestinian structures were demolished by Israeli authorities, of which 36% […]

Military trial for 17-year-old girl, charged with… Spilling Water on Soldier

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  Amal Hamamdeh, photo by Efrat Nakash Military Trial of 17-year old Amal Hamamdeh from Mufakarah. Charge: Spilling Water on Soldier, Assaf Oron As reported here, during home demolitions in the cave-dweller village of Mufakarah, two young women who resisted nonviolently were arrested and charged with “assaulting soldiers” under the Israeli Occupation’s draconian martial law. […]

Settlers assault Palestinians in Hebron. Palestinian fire fighters save settlers in Hebron

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and other news from Today in Palestine: Jewish settlers assault two young men and the soldiers arrest themIsraeli occupation forces (IOF) arrested two Palestinian young men in Al-Khalil city after a group of Jewish settlers assaulted them on Friday. http://www.palestine-info.co.uk/En/default.aspx?xyz=U6Qq7k%2bcOd87MDI46m9rUxJEpMO%2bi1s7c72LRtDwBlsvPWuwiEm617UJVEvqfk9vofHwpPQ0pTOgtti2uMpg0vRTTN80KlVU9VHB51gJFFEg0keSa4Ufz3puTO1VKIge4QfcnDRIQIQ%3d But despite the headline above: Palestinian firefighters extinguish Israeli bus blaze HEBRON (Ma’an) — Palestinian […]

13 year old Palestinian girl in wheelchair victim of hit and run by Israeli settlers

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Disabled girl in a wheelchair hit by settler car in Hebron on her way to school HEBRON (Ma’an) — A disabled child was hit by a settler car on Thursday near the Ibrahimi mosque in Hebron, medics said. Head of the Red Crescent emergency ward in Hebron told Ma’an that Hiba Abdul Ghaffar, 13, was heading […]

Poof, Dome of the Rock, gone: IDF rabbinate edits Dome of the Rock out of picture of the Temple Mount

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Photo used by the IDF rabbinate   IDF rabbinate edits out Dome of the Rock from picture of Jerusalem’s Temple Mount Photo appears in army packet on Hanukkah describing the Jewish revolt against Hellenistic rule; IDF spokesman: Image meant to illustrate a period in which holy Muslim site did not exist. http://www.haaretz.com/news/national/idf-rabbinate-edits-out-dome-of-the-rock-from-picture-of-jerusalem-s-temple-mount-1.405602   Land, Property […]

Three years ago: A ‘normal morning’ turns to horror in Gaza

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Gaza (APA images: Ashraf Amra) It was a few minutes past eleven. I woke up “early” to start preparing for my school exams that were due to start in a couple of weeks. It was a lovely morning, warm and sunny. The December sunlight filtered through the curtained windows and so beautifully decorated the carpeted […]

Inspire us! Mondo Awards 2011, a call for entries

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An international demonstrator finds inspiration, in Bil’in Here we are in our new Mondoweiss digs but some things are staying the same, the Mondo Awards are back for a second season! We know some of you have been preparing all year (snark), but seriously, we had a blast last year and we are all excited […]