Former Israeli commander: We razed entire villages in 1948
NAZARETH - A former Israeli army commander has confessed to razing entire Arab villages in the Nakba that led to the creation of "Israel" on the land of Palestine. Brig. Gen. (res.) Yitzhak Pundak said in an interview with the Israeli army radio Monday on the occasion of his 100th birthday, “My conscience is at ease with that, because if we hadn’t done so, then there would be no state
Settlers Attack An Elderly Woman In Jerusalem
Occupied Jerusalem - Three Israeli settlers attacked [Sunday June 16] an elderly Palestinian woman in Deir Yassin area, in Jerusalem. Medical sources said that Fathiyya Mohammad Ajaj, 75, was visiting her son, Abed, at a hospital in the area.The woman left the hospital and was waiting for a car to take her home when three Israeli settlers beat, kicked and threw her onto the ground. The
Egyptian president to meet Hamas delegation led by Mishaal
CAIRO - Egyptian president Mohammed Morsi is to meet a Hamas delegation led by its supreme leader Khaled Mishaal in Cairo on Monday night, sources close to the delegation said. They said that the discussion would cover Palestinian reconciliation, the ongoing media campaign against Hamas, political arrests by the PA in the West Bank, and the Rafah border terminal. The sources pointed out that Egy
New Israeli Plan To Confiscate 22.500 Dunams In Bethlehem
Bethlehem - The Israeli occupation is planning one of its largest schemes to illegally confiscate 22.500 Dunams (5559.87 Acres) that belong to the Palestinians in the West Bank city of Bethlehem, as part of its illegal “Greater Jerusalem” settlement project. Dr. Jad Ishaq, head of the Applied Research Institute (ARIJ) stated that Israel decided to rip-off 22.500 Dunams from Pales
Jewish settlers storm Aqsa mosque
Al Qassam website- Occupied Jerusalem- Jewish settlers including journalists from various media outlets broke into the holy Aqsa mosque in occupied Jerusalem on Sunday morning and strolled inside its plazas. Eyewitnesses said that around 70 settlers provocatively roamed various plazas inside the holy site amidst tight security measures. They said that the settlers were taking shots of vario
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- Al Qassam Brigades mourns the death of Maysara Abu Hamdiya03-04-2013
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- Al Qassam denounce a fabricated statement threaten the Egyptian army27-02-2013
- Al Qassam Brigades mourns the death of Akram Al Hayya26-02-2013
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Diaries From Palestine
Indonesian foreign minister Marty Natalegawa says the Indonesian government will halt any attempt to celebrate Israel’s i
Shooting: During the reporting period, Israeli forces wounded 7 Palestinian civilians, including 2 children; 6 civilians, inc
By Khalid Amayeh in Occupied Jerusalem PLO official Nabil Shaath threw a bombshell this week when he told Israeli reporters in Ra
Palestinians wait to fill their motorcycles with fuel at a petrol station in Khan Younis, in the southern Gaza Strip, June 16, 2013. The Gaza Strip is experiencing a shortage in fuel which is smuggled from Egypt to Gaza, residents said.
A Palestinian wounded woman works on embroidery at a training center of wounded women in Beit Lahia in northern Gaza Strip
Palestinian demonstrators bang on pots during protest against rising prices and taxes in the West Bank, city of Nablus
Gaza, Palestinian Territory. 13th June 2013 -- Palestinian girls run underneath a large national flag. -- Palestinian girls participate in the summer camps organized by the Islamic Resistance Movement Hamas in Gaza City.
GAZA, PALESTINE, June 10 - Palestinian children, held a rally outside the International Committee of the Red Cross' Gaza Strip headquarters to support Palestinian and Jordanian detainees held by Israel.
A Palestinian youth performs stunts at the beach in Gaza City June 7, 2013.
Palestinian Prime Minister in Gaza Ismail Haniyeh meets with members of Saudi Arabia at his office in Gaza City. An air bridge between Saudi Arabia and Egypt's El-Arish International Airport started last month carried medicines and medical equipment, which driven from El-Arish to the Rafah border crossing.
Palestinians burn an Israeli flag during a protest near the border between Israel and the northern Gaza Strip. The protest was part of the Global March to Jerusalem initiative, marking the 46th anniversary of Israel's capture of East Jerusalem in the 1967 Middle East war.
Palestinian supporters of Hizb ut-Tahrir wave black and white flags as they take part in a rally marking the 92nd anniversary of the fall of the Islamic Caliphate, in the West Bank city of Ramallah June 04, 2013.
Palestinian children take part in a karate class, which aims at teaching self-defense techniques, at Gaza's sport club in Gaza City.
By Moe Ali Nayel (The Electronic Intifada) - Only twenty months ago 38-year-old Palestinian refugee Moutawali Abu Nasser gave up his teaching job and put his theater work on hold in order to deploy his intellectual skills to keep Damascus’ Yarmouk camp neutral but sympathetic to the winds of change that started blowing in Syria. Yet eight kilometers away from the center of Damascus, Yarmouk is sinking deeper and deeper into the conflict ...