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Israeli settlers and soldiers invade Balata refugee camp

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International Solidarity Movement | September 20, 2014

Occupied Palestine – On the 17th of September, under heavy Israeli army protection, Israeli settlers from nearby illegal settlements entered Nablus with the aim of praying at Joseph’s tomb in Balata refugee camp.

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Ethnic Cleansing, Racism, Zionism

Sports Under Occupation and War: Palestinians Struggle to Get to Asian Games

Palestinians struggle to get to Asian Games

Head of the Palestinian Olympic Committee says 37 sports officials and journalists had died in Gaza war

The head of the Palestinian Olympic Committee told Saturday of the “battle” to get to the Asian Games just weeks after a brutal 50-day war in Gaza. 249 more words


Headlines From Palestine: September 20, 2014

2 killed, 3 Injured By Unexploded Israeli Ordnance In Shujaiyya

Two Palestinians were killed and three were injured on Friday when an unexploded Israeli bomb blew up in the al-Shujaiyya neighborhood of eastern Gaza City. 609 more words


President Abbas Plans Delegation To Aid Palestinian Shipwreck Survivors

PARIS (Ma’an) — Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas has asked the Palestinian Ministry of Interior to send an official delegation to Italy and Malta to follow up on the deaths of a number of Gazans in a shipwreck earlier this week.Palestinian official news agency Wafa reported on Saturday that the delegation would lobby on the behalf of the survivors in their current host countries and visit the survivors of the shipwrecks to offer aid. 296 more words


Campaign To Release Re-Arrested Shalit Prisoners Launched Friday

BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — An international campaign to demand the release of 73 individuals re-arrested after being previously freed in the 2011 Shalit deal with Israel will begin on Friday, the head of the Prisoners Affairs Department said on Thursday. 186 more words


Palestinian Succumbs To Wounds From Gaza Ordnance Explosion

GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — A Palestinian who was severely injured after an unexploded Israeli ordnance blew up in the Shujaiyya neighborhood of Gaza City on Friday has died of his wounds. 145 more words


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World Week for Peace in Palestine Israel

21 – 27 September 2014

An initiative of the Palestine Israel Ecumenical Forum (PIEF) of the World Council of Churches… 550 more words