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01/01/2015: SFP says "No more Occupation in 2015"

On the first day of the New Year, Thursday 1 January 2015, activists from SFP marched on Huwwara checkpoint, just south of Nablus, to take their message to the Israeli Army, that in 2015 the Occupation will end. 105 more words


Palestine's diplomatic week expected to be turbulent

Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas said that a draft resolution will be submitted to the United Nations Security Council today on Monday the 29th of December. The resolution calls for Ending the Israeli occupation on the 1967 war borders within a 3 year deadline. 388 more words

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25/12/14: Happy Christmas from the Israeli Army: Army invades Nablus on Christmas morning, kidnapping youth

As Christians around the world were celebrating Christmas, the homeland of Christianity, Palestine, the Israeli Army invaded the city of Nablus kidnapping 7 young men from their homes. 196 more words


Organisers announce "Global Political Prisoner's Day" - 12/12/14

Message from the organisers of the Global Political Prisoner’s Day:

The people’s uprising is not a crime, it is universal justice

The unions, human rights activists, academics and students of Argentina have united with various groups worldwide, including Palestinian human rights organisations, (such as the Free Shireen Issawi Campaign) to call for a day of action for  Global Political Prisoner’s Day, on 12 December 2014. 523 more words


A mother's pain - a message from the mother of detainee Shireen Issawi

Below is a message from the mother of detainee Shireen Issawi, Laila Issawi. Laila visited her daughter on 3 November 2014. Despite her physical and mental anguish Laila was able to share her experience with us. 511 more words


Israel passes law to block Palestinian prisoner releases

The 120-member Knesset voted late yesterday 35 to 15 in favour of the bill, which was initiated by a far-right politician and approved by the cabinet in June, a parliament spokesman said. 139 more words

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UPDATE: Detainee Ghassan Najjar's family appeal to human rights organisations for visitation

On Monday 3 November Ghassan Najjar’s father submitted an appeal to the International Committee of the Red Cross to appeal to them to intervene to pressure Israeli authorities to allow him and his wife to visit Ghassan. 291 more words