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20 Mar 2014
Israel approves construction of more settler units

Israel approves construction of more settler units
  19 March 2014
Israel has approved plans to build more illegal settlement units in East al-Quds (Jerusalem). International Middle East Media Center reported on its website on Tuesday, the Israeli authorities have given the green light to the construction of 182 settler units in the city.The units are to be built inside the illegal settlement of Ramat northwest of the city. The settlement units are reportedly going to be handed to Israeli security forces.
On January 21, Israeli settlement watchdog Peace Now said that the Israeli civil administration, which falls under the ministry of military affairs, plans to build 381 settler units in the Givat Zeev settlement … Continue reading

Betlehem District »

20 Mar 2014
Assassinating Palestinian futur

Assassinating Palestinian future, Fascist Israeli occupation forces executed today morning in cold blood the 15 years old Palestinian boy Yousef Shawamrah (15 years) from Dura city south Hebron, Yousef was killed while he was collecting Gundelia tournefortii plant near the apartheid wall (fenced) built illegally on his village’s land. Yousef lost his life simply because he is a Palestinian, according to them “the good Palestinian is the DEAD one”, 19 March 2014.

Beit Ommar »

18 Mar 2014

The Fourth Women’s Conference Resist for Chance Marking

Under the auspices of Hebron Governor, Mr Khamel Humeid, the 4th Women’s Conference ‘Resist to Change’ was held in Beit Ommar.

Mr. Khamel talked about the important role of Palestinian women in raising her children, while fighting against poverty. He also stressed the    need for developmental organizations to focus on the issue of empowering women.

Mr. Nassri Aubaid, the mayor of Beit  Ommar municipality, talked  about the role of women in fighting against  the occupation. Palestinians wish to live in peace within the borders of 1967. Mrs. Muna  Ammar talked about  the importance of resistance in  Palestinians life … Continue reading

Beit Ommar »

14 Mar 2014
Several Shot, 1 in Critical Condition, as Israeli Forces Attack Beit Ommar Funeral

The Israeli occupation forces stormed the town cemetery today, during the funeral of Badria Abu Maria, and throw gas grenades and sound grenades, causing injuries and suffocation to the participants. 31 citizens were injured, one of them seriously, a 15 years old boy Mohamed Ahmed Shehadeh Abu Ayyash, was shot in his head with live ammunition from a short distance and was taken to Ahlia hospital in Hebron. He is still in serious condition. Another injured teenager from live ammunition was 18 year old Omar Arafat Isa Zaaqiq, that was shot in his chest and was also taken to a Ahlia hospital by the Red Cross ambulance. Three more teenagers in the age of 15 to 17 were injured by … Continue reading

Beit Ommar »

12 Mar 2014
Today, 12.3.2014, the Israeli Occupation Forces shot three youth in Beit Ommar

Today, 12.3.2014, the Israeli OccupationForces shot three youth in Beit Ommar
with live bullets. Basheer Izreeq Abu Ayyash, a 16 years old boy was wounded in his left thigh. Another youth was shot in the stomach. Two men were wounded from rubber bullets. In the past two days, clashes have been going in the entrance to Beit Ommar between heavily armed IOF soldiers and defenseless Palestinian youth. The Occupation Forces locked the main gate to Beit Ommar preventing entry and exit of its residents. Beit Ommar is an ancient farming village located in the southern of West Bank. It is surrounded by 6 settlements, built on Beit Ommar land … Continue reading