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8th Mar 2014

Palestine: Israeli settlers assault Palestinians in al-Mughayyar Village

By Chris Carlson International Middle East Media Center: A group of colonial Israeli settlers attacked, on Thursday morning, three young Palestinians in al-Mughayyar village, to the north of the West Bank city of Ramallah. Ghassan Daghlas, the Palestinian official who monitors … Continued

8th Mar 2014

Palestine: Seven Palestinians kidnapped from Jenin, Hebron, Beit Sahour

By Chris Carlson International Middle East Media Center: Israeli occupation forces abducted, on Thursday, four Palestinians from the West Bank city of Jenin and its refugee camp. The detainees were identified as: Ahmed Shafeeq Abu Zaina, 24, Khaled Saleh Abu Zaina, … Continued

8th Mar 2014

Palestine: Israeli troops detain 4 Palestinians during raid on youth center, including prominent lawyer

By Saed Bannoura IMEMC News: Late Thursday, Israeli forces raided the town of al-Issawiya, in east Jerusalem, and abducted several members of the family of former political prisoner and 266-day hunger striker Samer al-Issawi, including his sister, the prominent Palestinian human … Continued

7th Mar 2014

Palestine: Palestinian lands razed by Israelis near Bethlehem

By Chris Carlson International Middle East Media Center: Israeli authorities razed a land near Solomon’s Pools, in the village of Ertas, south of Bethlehem Last week, Israeli authorities evacuated a military watchtower that was built on the land, to return … Continued

7th Mar 2014

Palestine: Three Palestinians injured after being attacked by Israeli settlers

IMEMC & Agencies: Thursday morning, Palestinian medical sources have reported that two Palestinians were injured after being assaulted by Israeli settlers in the al-Mogheer village, north of the central West Bank city of Ramallah. Ghassan Daghlas, in charge of the Israeli Settlements … Continued

7th Mar 2014

Palestine: Israeli soldiers kidnap several Palestinians in West Bank

By Saed Bannoura IMEMC & Agencies: Thursday, Israeli soldiers invaded various districts in the occupied West Bank, kidnapping several Palestinians after breaking into their homes and searching them. Local sources in Jenin, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank, … Continued

6th Mar 2014

Palestine: Three Palestinians, including minor, kidnapped from West Bank & Jerusalem

By Chris Carlson   IMEMC: The Israeli army, on Wednesday, abducted two people from the West Bank city of Hebron, including a minor, in addition to a youth from the Jerusalem area, according to local sources.                    [image: Wiki Commons] … Continued

6th Mar 2014

Palestine: Dozens of Israeli settlers storm Al-Aqsa Mosque compound

By Chris Carlson IMEMC: Wednesday, dozens of Israeli settlers, accompanied by Israeli police, have again stormed the al-Aqsa Mosque, touring the facility while holding maps and documentations.                      Mahmoud Abu Atta, spokesperson of the Al-Aqsa Foundation for Waqf and Heritage, … Continued

6th Mar 2014

Palestine: 160 people forcibly displaced from ‘firing zones’ along Jordan Valley during January 2014

By Chris Carlson IMEMC: Israeli forces raided the northern Jordan Valley, on Tuesday, ordering 21 Palestinian families in Wadi Ibziq to leave their homes from 7:00 am to 4:00 pm. The order’s objective was to allow the army to conduct … Continued

6th Mar 2014

Palestine: Israeli navy opens fire at fishermen in Gaza

IMEMC & Agencies: Wednesday at dawn, Israeli Navy ships opened fire at Palestinian fishing boats close to the shore, near Gaza City, causing damage but no injuries.                    [File - Radio Bethlehem 2000]   Local sources said that the navy fired … Continued

5th Mar 2014

Palestine: Israeli army invades Borqa village

IMEMC & Agencies: Tuesday evening several Israeli military jeeps invaded Borqa village, west of the northern West bank city of Nablus, and attacked several residents; clashes have been reported. The Radio Bethlehem 2000 has reported that the soldiers fired several gas bombs, … Continued

5th Mar 2014

Palestine: Israeli soldiers kidnap three children in Occupied Jerusalem

By Saed Bannoura IMEMC: Israeli soldiers invaded, on Tuesday, Silwan town in occupied East Jerusalem, broke into a number of homes, and kidnapped three Palestinian children. The Wadi Hilweh Information Center in Silwan has reported that the soldiers kidnapped Morad Tarhouny, … Continued

5th Mar 2014

Palestine: Israeli soldiers kidnap 22 Palestinians in West Bank

By Saed Bannoura IMEMC & Agencies: Israeli soldiers invaded various Palestinian communities in the occupied West Bank, kidnapping 22 Palestinians, including four political leaders of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP). The Maan News Agency has reported that … Continued

5th Mar 2014

Palestine: Several Palestinians injured by Israeli soldiers near Jenin

IMEMC & Agencies: Tuesday, Palestinian medical sources have reported that several Palestinians suffered the effects of tear gas inhalation, after dozens of soldiers invaded the Barta’a village, south of the northern West Bank city of Jenin. The sources said that the … Continued

5th Mar 2014

Palestine: Worker kidnapped, another suffered broken leg by Israeli soldiers

IMEMC & Agencies: Israeli soldiers, stationed at a roadblock near Hebron, attacked on Tuesday two Palestinian workers heading to work, causing one worker to suffer a broken leg, while kidnapping his friend. Eyewitnesses said that several soldiers, stationed at the … Continued

5th Mar 2014

Palestine: Israeli missile kills two Palestinians in Gaza

By Saed Bannoura IMEMC News: An Israeli fighter jet reportedly dropped a missile, Monday night, near Beit Hanoun, in northern Gaza, killing two Palestinians and wounding three others, including a child.                    [Town of Beit Hanoun as seen from Israeli border … Continued

4th Mar 2014

US: Obama voices hope for Middle East solution, urges ‘compromise on all sides’

US President Obama has urged Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu to take “tough decisions” in peace talks with the Palestinians. Netanyahu said the onus was more on the Palestinian authorities than on his government.  Barack Obama and Benjamin Netanyahu’s Monday meeting … Continued

4th Mar 2014

Palestine: Eleven legislators, one Minister, held by Israel

By Saed Bannoura IMEMC News: The Ahrar Center for Detainees Studies and Human Rights has reported that Israel is currently holding captive eleven democratically elected Palestinian legislators, and one minister.                    [Palestinain Legislative Council - Ahrar]   In a press release, … Continued

4th Mar 2014

Palestine: Nine Palestinians kidnapped from West Bank area, one from Al Aqsa Mosque

By Chris Carlson International Middle East Media Center: Israeli occupation forces abducted, on Monday, eleven Palestinians from the West Bank.                      Four Palestinians from Hebron and two others from Tulkarem were taken, while another in Ein Yabrud village, north … Continued

4th Mar 2014

Palestine: Two Students Detained South of Nablus

By Chris Carlson International Middle East Media Center: Monday, Israeli forces raided al-Sawiya high school, south of Nablus, and detained two students, according to a Palestinian Authority official. Ghassan Daghlas told Ma’an News Agency that Israeli forces surrounded the school and … Continued

Sectarianism in the Middle East and its rise in the UK, Standpoint, Sahar TV. Interview 29 May 2013 and aired on 12 June 2013


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