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Israeli Police Ransack Homes of 40 Palestinians

By Allison Deger

Israeli police ransacked seven apartments and urinated inside one while demolishing the Silwan apartment of Abdel Rahman al-Shaludi, 21, the Palestinian motorist from East Jerusalem who killed a three-month old Israeli-American Chaya Zissel and one Ecuadoran tourist in a light rail attack in Jerusalem on October 22, 2014. 75 more words


Jewish Group Calls Death of Palestinian Man 'Murder in Cold Blood'

Yusuf Hassan al-Ramouni, a 32-year-old Palestinian man, was found hanged Sunday night on a Jerusalem bus. His death is being called a murder by a Palestinian pathologist, and Neturei Karta, the orthodox Jewish group that opposes the state of Israel, denounced the attack on him in a press release yesterday (see below). 764 more words


Israeli attacks on Al Quds University

Close to 13,000 Palestinian and international students go through at least one of 600 checkpoints in the West Bank to attend Al Quds University, the only Arab University in East Jerusalem. 447 more words

A Special Guest Post

(Note: From my friend Samia Khoury in Jerusalem. About Samia: http://samiakhoury.wordpress.com/about/ )

On Wednesday, November 19, 2014 3:57 AM, Samia Khoury <samiaorama@_______> wrote:

Reflecting on today‚Äôs events… 402 more words

Israeli Occupation

'Zionists, get out of our lives'

One could imagine it becoming an international rallying cry, not just in Palestine but in countries all over the West where Zionist lobbies have operated–corrupting democracy and seeing to it that the lowest common denominator of any society, specimens of some of the worst offal imaginable, are placed into positions of power: 269 more words


Israeli Forces Raid Hospital, Detain Palestinian in ER

JERUSALEM (Ma’an) — Israeli forces raided a hospital in East Jerusalem late Saturday and detained a young Palestinian man, witnesses told Ma’an.

Locals said Israeli forces searched the outer square of the al-Maqasid hospital in the al-Tur neighborhood before storming the hospital’s emergency room and detaining a young man who was escorting an elderly woman.

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Israeli Police Killing of Palestinian Caught on Video

A young Palestinian by the name of Khair Hamdan, whose age has been variously reported as either 20 or 22, was shot dead by Israeli police on Friday, Nov. 370 more words