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9th May 2013

Palestine: Israel approves construction of 296 Units in Bet El Settlement

By Saed Bannoura   IMEMC & Agencies: The Israeli government, headed by Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, and the “Civil Administration” in the occupied West Bank, approved the construction of additional 296 units in the Bet El settlement, north of the … Continued

9th May 2013

Palestine: Israeli soldiers kidnap nine Palestinians in Nablus

By Saed Bannoura   IMEMC & Agencies: Israeli soldiers invaded the northern West Bank district of Nablus, and kidnapped nine Palestinians. The soldiers also fired several rounds of live ammunition into the air, broke into and searched several homes, and confiscated … Continued

9th May 2013

Stephen Hawking pulls out of Israeli conference

Renowned physicist Stephen Hawking has decided to withdraw from the fifth annual Israeli president conference headed by Shimon Peres, a pro-Palestinian organization said Wednesday. “Professor Stephen Hawking has declined his invitation to attend the Israeli Presidential Conference Facing Tomorrow 2013, … Continued

8th May 2013

Palestine: Israeli settlers uproot Olive trees near Hebron

By Saed Bannoura IMEMC & Agencies: A number of armed extremist settlers of the Susiya illegal settlement, built on lands that belong to the residents of Yatta town, near the southern West Bank city of Hebron, uprooted Palestinian olive trees in … Continued

8th May 2013

Palestine: Israeli stabs a Palestinian cab driver in Jerusalem

By Saed Bannoura   IMEMC & Agencies: Israeli Police spokesperson, Luba Samri, reported that an Israeli man stabbed a Palestinian taxi driver, south of Jerusalem, and added that initial investigations indicate that the motive of the attack is a “dispute … Continued

8th May 2013

Palestine: Israeli settlers burn 20 Dunams of farmland near Nablus

IMEMC & Agencies: A group of extremist Israeli settlers burnt, late on Monday at night, twenty Dunams of Palestinian agricultural lands that belong to residents of Burin village, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus. Ghassan Daghlas, in … Continued

7th May 2013

Palestine: Israeli army kidnaps 13 Palestinians in Bethlehem, 2 in Jenin

By Saed Bannoura   IMEMC & Agencies:  Israeli soldiers invaded Beit Fajjar, Al-Khader and Beit Sahour, in the West Bank district of Bethlehem, and kidnapped 13 Palestinians. Army also invaded Jenin and kidnapped two residents.   The Radio Bethlehem 2000 … Continued

7th May 2013

Palestine: Israeli army demolishes power network near Hebron

IMEMC & Agencies: Israeli soldiers demolished the electricity network that provides power to Khallet Ad-Deeb and Attous areas that belong to Beit Ola town, west of the southern West Bank city of Hebron. Issa Al-Emla, coordinator of the Popular Committee in … Continued

6th May 2013

Palestine: Israeli court rules to allow mosque demolition in Jerusalem

By Saed Bannoura IMEMC & Agencies: An Israeli court in Jerusalem has decided to allow the Israeli government to demolish part of a mosque, despite appeals from the mosque’s imam and several Palestinian members of the Israeli Knesset (Parliament).   … Continued

5th May 2013

Palestine: Palestinian injured by Israeli army fire in Gaza

By Saed Bannoura   IMEMC & Agencies:  Palestinian medical sources reported that a Palestinian resident was shot and injured after the army opened fire at Palestinian homes and lands in the northern part of the Gaza strip. The sources said … Continued

5th May 2013

Palestine: Twelve Palestinians injured near Ramallah

By Saed Bannoura   IMEMC & Agencies: Palestinian medical sources reported that eight Palestinians have been injured by Israeli army rubber-coated metal bullets, while four others suffered fractures and bruises after being attacked by Israeli settlers who invaded Ras Karkar village, … Continued

5th May 2013

Palestine: 15 Palestinians injured in Hebron

By IMEMC & Agencies: Palestinian medical sources reported that 15 Palestinians, and four Israeli soldiers, have been injured during clashes that took place between local residents and invading Israeli forces in Beit Ummar town, north of the southern West Bank city … Continued

5th May 2013

Palestine: Israel denies Jordanian detainees access to liquids

By Saed Bannoura   IMEMC & Agencies: The Israeli Prison Authority decided, Friday, to deprive the hunger striking Jordanian detainees in its prisoners access to liquids in an attempt to force them end their strike that entered its second day. … Continued

4th May 2013

Palestine: Israeli soldiers invade Kufur Qaddoum, clash with local youths

    By Saed Bannoura   IMEMC News: Israeli soldiers, supported by an armored military bulldozer and armored vehicles, invaded the village of Kufur Qaddoum, near the northern West Bank city of Qilqilia, after violently dispersing the weekly protest, and clashed … Continued

4th May 2013

Palestine: 1227 Palestinians kidnapped, 16 killed, this year

By Saed Bannoura   IMEMC News:The Ahrar Center for Detainee’s Studies and Human Rights reported that Israeli soldiers kidnapped 1227 Palestinians, including children, women, elderly, intellectuals and legislators, since the beginning of this year, shot and killed 16 Palestinians. The … Continued

3rd May 2013

Palestine: Israeli settlers cut Olive trees near Ramallah

  By Saed Bannoura   IMEMC & Agencies: A number of armed Israeli settlers of the Ofra illegal settlement, attacked Palestinian orchards in Deir Jareer village, east of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, and cut nearly 50 olive trees. Local … Continued

3rd May 2013

Palestine: Haniyya: “Hamas rejects modified Arab initiative”

Ismail Haniyya, Hamas Leader   By Saed Bannoura IMEMC & Agencies: Prime Minister of the Hamas-led government in the Gaza Strip, Ismail Haniyya, stated that Hamas rejects the modified Arab peace initiative and added “Palestine is not a property, not … Continued

3rd May 2013

Palestine: Jerusalem mosque to be partially demolished, Israeli court rules

An Israeli court has rejected an appeal to stop the partial demolition of a mosque in Ras al-Amoud in East Jerusalem, the mosque’s imam said. The court ruled that a section of the Muhammad al-Fatih mosque was built without a … Continued

2nd May 2013

Palestine: Israeli soldiers search homes, kidnap a civilian in Beit Sahour

Israeli troops arresting a Palestinian man near Bethlehem (Photo by IMEMC 2010)   By Ghassan Bannoura IMEMC News: An Israeli military force invaded the town of Beit Sahour near the West Bank city of Bethlehem, searched homes and kidnapped one man. … Continued

1st May 2013

Palestine: Israeli army invades Tubas, kidnaps one resident

By Saed Bannoura IMEMC & Agencies: A number of Israeli tanks, and several armored vehicles, invaded the Al-Aqaba village, north of the central West Bank city of Tubas, and kidnapped one Palestinian. The invasion caused massive destruction to property and infrastructure. … Continued

Sectarianism in the Middle East and its rise in the UK, Standpoint, Sahar TV. Interview 29 May 2013 and aired on 12 June 2013


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