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“. . . Our land is not barren . . .” (Mahmoud Darwish)

❶ Regional conflicts spill into Lebanon’s Palestinian refugee camps
❷ Israel suspends Aqsa visits for Gazans over Jewish holiday
❸ Israeli forces arrest suspects in connection to Jerusalem explosion… 809 more words


“. . . names of all the prisons, and every type of handcuff . . .” (Tawfiq Zayyad)

❶ Israel Issues Administrative Detention Orders to 35 Palestinians
. . . . . ❶― (ᴀ) Israel Blocks off Jerusalem Home of Palestinian Detainee
❷ Settlers Storm Jerusalem’s al-Aqsa Mosque… 987 more words


Attempts to hobble Temple Mount cameras not news for BBC

Last year the BBC devoted considerable coverage to the topic of the recurrent rioting at Temple Mount which was instigated even before the surge in Palestinian terrorism from around October 1st 2015. 701 more words


Al Jazeera: Inside al-Aqsa 360

Featured image of the vicinity of the al-Aqsa Mosque; Courtesy of ziyarats.co.uk

Al Jazeera has come up with the high definition imaging project of Masjid al-Aqsa, Islam’s third most holiest site. 14 more words

ʿIbādah / Worship / Deeds

Palestinian calligrapher captures sovereignty through Quran

Ramallah – When the United Na­tions voted the Pal­estinian territories to a non-member observer state sta­tus in 2012, Palestinians felt sover­eignty was attainable. The desire to capture the symbolic independ­ence dominated the thoughts of calligrapher Saher al-Kabi. 756 more words


Al Aqsa cameras to be installed in ‘coming few days’ to document Israeli violations — Momani

By JT – Mar 18,2016 – JORDAN TIMES

A view of Al Aqsa Mosque in occupied Jerusalem. Jordan is installing surveillance cameras in Al Haram Al Sharif to document Israeli violations, according to Government Spokesperson Mohammad Momani (File photo) 625 more words


Occupied Voices by Wendy Pearlman

When the occupied territories exploded following the collapse of the Camp David talks and Ariel Sharon’s nflammatory visit to the Al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem, Wendy Pearlman, a young Jewish woman from Nebraska, immersed herself amongst ordinary Palestinians and, a la Studs Terkel, recorded their lives. 146 more words