Archives - September 2017

29
Sep

Israeli plan to close PLO office in Washington

The Hebrew channel Kan said that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has initiated a plan with U.S. President Donald Trump along with other members in the Congress to pressure Palestinians in order to halt their unilateral steps at the international arena. The Hebrew channel revealed on Thursday that Israel has been working with the cooperation …

29
Sep

Release of MP Mohamed al-Til

The Israeli occupying court has decided to release Palestinian MP Mohamed al-Til, whose term of imprisonment was expected to end in two weeks. The deputy and activist of the Hamas movement was arrested from his home in al-Dhahiriya village in Hebron on 2 March to put him in administrative detention. Al-Til, who was operated in …

28
Sep

Israeli court re-extends detention of Sheikh Salah

The Israeli Magistrates’ Court in Haifa on Wednesday rejected an appeal filed by the defense lawyers team against the detention of Sheikh Raed Salah, the head of the Islamic Movement in the 1948 occupied Palestine. Lawyer Khalid Zabarqa, who is a member of Salah’s defense team, has filed an appeal against the detention of Sheikh …

28
Sep

Al-Hayyah: We will not retreat from ending the division and the entire government departments are ready to receive the government

The member of the Political Bureau of Hamas movement Khalil Hayyah confirmed that his movement is going very seriously towards ending the Palestinian division, stressing that “no retreat from it.” Al-Hayya said during his interview with Al-Jazeera on Wednesday that the government departments are ready to receive the government to manage its affairs in Gaza. …

27
Sep

Palestine gains full membership at Interpol

Palestine joined Interpol as a member state on Wednesday, a move opposed by Israel, in a vote at the international police organization’s general assembly in Beijing. “The State of Palestine and the Solomon Islands are now INTERPOL member countries,” a tweet by Interpol read. At Interpol’s annual General Assembly in Beijing, the Palestinians’ membership bid …

27
Sep

PRC holds debate on Balfour declaration in Geneva

The Palestinian Return Center (PRC) on Monday held a panel discussion about the Balfour declaration on the sidelines of the 36th session of the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva. The participants in the debate called on Britain to necessarily apologize for the declaration, which they said led to the displacement of millions of Palestinians …

26
Sep

Mladenov accuses “Israel” of escalating the pace of settlement

UN envoy to the Middle East, “Nikolai Mladenov,” in a report to the UN Security Council, accused “Israel” to continue to build settlements at a high pace, considering it a challenge to the demands of the Council to stop the expansion of settlements and outposts in the occupied West Bank and East Jerusalem. According to …

26
Sep

MP Al-Abadsah: The inclusion of the occupying state in the blacklist of the Human Rights Council is a victory for the Palestinian right

MP Yahya al-Abadsah praised the UN Human Rights Council’s decision to include the name of the occupying state on the black list of countries that violate human rights in that country, pointing out that this is a victory for the Palestinian right. “The inclusion of the occupying state in the black list of the Human …

25
Sep

Israel works again on thwarting Palestinian bid to join Interpol

Israel has launched diplomatic efforts to obstruct the Palestinian Authority’s (PA) renewed attempt to join the International Police Organization, Interpol. An Israeli diplomatic campaign has been underway for weeks to convince member states to vote against a Palestinian request to join the Interpol during its upcoming meeting in Beijing. According to the Jerusalem Post, a …

25
Sep

The General Executive Director of the League of Parliamentarians for Al-Quds participates in the Al-Quds International Conference in Istanbul

The Executive Director of the League of Parliamentarians for Al-Quds, Mr. Al-Bashir Jarallah, participated in the activities of the Al-Quds International Conference entitled “Al-Quds.. Past, Present and Future” held in Istanbul on Saturday and Sunday, 23,24/09/2017. He stressed the need to mobilize all the components of the Ummah to support Al-Quds, especially parliamentarians, who are considered …

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