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MEMO | Tuesday, 02 September 2014 11:46 IMAGES The explosives engineering division in the Ministry of Interior in the Gaza Strip yesterday destroyed around five tonnes of unexploded bombs that were launched by the Israeli army on the sector during their latest assault.
Tuesday September 02, 2014 10:03 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC News Palestinian medical sources report that a man and a child have died of serious injuries suffered, in different strikes, during Israel’s extensive bombardment and aggression on the Gaza Strip.
Amid fear that Hamas had captured an Israeli soldier, the Israeli military sealed civilians in the Rafah area and began shelling on Aug. 1, 2014. The Israeli military confirmed that Rafah residents were barred from leaving the area, but declined comment on the war crime allegations.
MEMO | Monday, 01 September 2014 12:12   The Palestinian Authority should propose a mechanism for the opening of the Gaza border crossings in accordance with the ceasefire agreement, leading member of the Hamas movement Mousa Abu-Marzouk said yesterday.In an interview with Al-Aqsa Satellite Channel, Abu-Marzouk said the opening of borders should not be &
MEMO | Monday, 01 September 2014 12:16   A number of Palestinian human rights groups have called on the Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas to immediately sign the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court in order to facilitate the prosecution of Israeli leaders over war crimes.The NGOs include the Aldameer Association for Human Rights, the &
Redress | Aug 31, 2014 Reasoning with a Zionist is an oxymoron. It is as self-contradictory as saying something is falsely true. This, we have no doubt, is the conclusion everyone who has tried to have a rational, fact-based debate with Zionists would have drawn.
By Global Research News | Global Research, August 31, 2014 | Bethlehem University Over the last 40 years occupied Palestine has witnessed a catastrophic decline in biodiversity. Loss of habitat, desertification and pollution of water sources have all been linked to the occupation by Israeli forces.
MEMO | Sunday, 31 August 2014 13:32   Israel has not begun to implement a lift on a years-long siege on the Gaza Strip, a senior Palestinian border official saidSunday, despite a recent cease-fire agreement that entailed opening all border crossings between Israel and the embattled enclave.&
Published on Aug 31, 2014 Less than a week after Tel Aviv’s 50-day war on the Gaza Strip came to an end, the Israeli prime minister is once again warning about the occupation of the besieged region. Benjamin Netanyahu has defended Tel Aviv’s devastating war on Gaza, adding that toppling Hamas still tops the agenda.
PressTV | Sun Aug 31, 2014 2:3PM GMT The failures suffered by the United States and the Israeli regime are the main reason behind a new round of sanctions against the Islamic Republic, a senior Iranian lawmaker says.
[ PIC 31/08/2014 - 10:02 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Deputy Chairman of Hamas political bureau, Ismail Haneyya, and prominent Islamic leader, Sheikh Kamal Khatib, reverberated in statements on Saturday their appreciation of Palestinians’ stand-up fight against the belligerent Israeli offensive on besieged Gaza for over 50 days, dubbing it “a historical battle that holds much [&
[ PIC 31/08/2014 - 10:42 AM ] AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– The Hamas Movement strongly denounced the Palestinian Authority (PA) security apparatuses for launching on Saturday a security campaign against its cadres and supporters who celebrated the victory of the resistance in recent popular events organized in Ramallah and Tulkarem.
[ PIC 31/08/2014 - 07:04 AM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Palestinian Authority chief Mahmoud Abbas reached the Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad over the phone on Saturday for a discussion of Palestinian developments.
[ PIC 30/08/2014 - 01:46 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– The Palestinian and Israeli delegation to the truce talks in Cairo are expected to resume indirect negotiations by mid this week, Palestinian sources said.
[ PIC 30/08/2014 - 03:17 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Israel’s aggression on Gaza has ended after reaching a ceasefire agreement that includes the lifting of the siege and the opening of border crossings before people and goods.
[ PIC 31/08/2014 - 06:31 AM ] GENEVA, (PIC)– “Under the laws of The Hague court, my office can only investigate alleged war crimes in Palestine if it grants us jurisdiction in its territory. It has not done so,” prosecutor of the International Criminal Court Fatou Bensouda said.
By Anthony Bellchambers | Global Research, August 30, 2014 An Open Letter to The Executive Editor & Chief Leader Writer of The Times, London Your recent article on antisemitism is the latest in a long line of comment condemning the alleged conflation of anti-Zionism with anti-Semitism but which, unfortunately, manages to completely avoid the obvious [&
[ PIC 31/08/2014 - 06:43 AM ] RAFAH, (PIC)– For the first time in seven years, a humanitarian convoy of the United Nations World Food Program (WFP) successfully crossed from Egypt into the Gaza Strip, carrying food aid items enough to feed around 150,000 people for five days, a WFP statement released on Saturday revealed.
By Richard Silverstein| Global Research, August 30, 2014 |Tikun Olam תיקון עולם In one of the most decisive, shocking incidents of a brutal war, NRG reports (Hebrew) that the IDF killed three of its own soldiers after it feared they’d been captured by Hamas fighters. The incident was one in which Lt.
RT.com | Published time: August 30, 2014 15:34 Get short URL AFP Photo / Nicolas Lambert A Belgian feminist activist group LilithS literally painted Liege Airport red with a hundred liters of fake blood at the facility’s role in arming Israel.
[ PIC 30/08/2014 - 01:30 PM ] NABLUS, (PIC)– A robust pro-Hamas rally spontaneously flared up on Friday across the West Bank city of Nablus, where thousands of jovial Palestinians took to the streets blaring out Hamas victory in the legendary battle of al-Asf al-Maakoul.
[ PIC 30/08/2014 - 01:09 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Two Palestinian citizens succumbed to wounds, on Friday evening, sustained during the Israeli aggression on the Gaza Strip. One of them was an elderly woman receiving treatment in an Egyptian hospital.