Archives - April 2017

19
Apr

Palestinian MP Atoun sent to Israeli prison without trial

The Israeli occupation authorities on Wednesday sentenced the Palestinian MP Ahmed Atoun to a renewable four-month prison-term, with neither charge nor trial. MP Atoun was kidnapped by the Israeli forces from his family home in Ramallah on April 12. He has also been banned from Occupied Jerusalem, where he was born and raised, for over …

18
Apr

Arab Parliament calls for an end to occupation’s violations against the prisoners

    Meshaal bin Fahm al-Salami, the speaker of the Arab parliament, called for the release of Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails, particularly women and children, and an end to the racist violations committed by the occupation authorities against them.    The President of the Arab Parliament stressed – on the occasion of the Palestinian …

18
Apr

2 Palestinian youths kidnapped by IOF for alleged knife-possession

The Israeli occupation forces (IOF) late on Monday evening kidnapped two Palestinian youngsters near the Ibrahimi Mosque, in the southern West Bank province of al-Khalil, claiming they were holding knives. Reporting from the scene, journalist Raed Abu Ermeila told the PIC that the IOF stopped two Palestinian young men at Abu al-Rish military checkpoint, set …

18
Apr

Palestinian MPs: Prisoners’ freedom just round the corner

The Palestinian resistance will do whatever it takes to free the Palestinian detainees from Israeli jails, members of the Palestinian Legislative Council (PLC) in Gaza vowed on Monday morning. Speaking on the Palestinian Prisoner Day, Palestinian MPs said: “Freedom is just round the corner”, and the Israeli occupation cannot but abide by the terms set …

15
Apr

Media spokesman of the centre of Prisoners of Palestine Riad al-Ashqar “a serious rise in the abduction of deputies by the occupation”

     Media spokesman of the Center for Prisoners of Palestine for Studies, researcher Riyad Al-Ashqar Confirmed that the number of Palestinians deputies kidnapped by the occupation rose again on Wednesday for up to (13) deputy, most of them are subject to administrative detention, and expected to continue to target the House of Representatives during …

14
Apr

Jordan condemns settlers’ incursion into al-Aqsa Mosque

The Jordanian government condemned the massive incursion of Israeli settlers into the plazas of al-Aqsa Mosque under the protection of Israeli police. Dr. Mohammad Al Momani, Jordanian Minister of State for Media Affairs and Communications and Jordan Government Spokesman said, in a statement on Thursday, “We strongly refuse such practices which desecrate the sanctity of …

13
Apr

Tunisia supports the League of Parliamentarians for Al-Quds to mobilize international support

   Tunisia has expressed its support for the path of the League of Parliamentarians for Al-Quds to promote the Palestinian cause in various countries of the world by addressing the parliaments whose governments do not recognize the Palestinian state to persuade them to change their positions to support Jerusalem and Al-Aqsa.    The Speaker of …

12
Apr

MPs: International efforts to bring the occupation leaders to the courts as war criminals

     The deputies of the Parliamentary Change and Reform Bloc and Irish parliamentarians stressed that the occupation practices the most heinous crimes against the Palestinian people, stressing the need to bring these crimes to the international courts to prosecute the leaders of the occupation.     Representatives of the Change and Reform Bloc and …

12
Apr

Palestinian MP among several arrests reported in West Bank

The Israeli Occupation Forces (IOF) launched at dawn Wednesday a large-scale raid and arrest campaign in the West Bank and occupied Jerusalem. The exiled Jerusalemite MP Ahmed Attoun and the leader in Hamas Movement Rayez Abu Warda were among many arrests reported during the pre-dawn raid campaigns. They were both rounded up after IOF violently …

11
Apr

A Jordanian parliamentary memorandum demanding the establishment of an article on the Palestinian issue and Jerusalem

50 deputies signed a memorandum demanding the Prime Minister to instruct the concerned authorities to integrate the material of Jerusalem and the Palestinian cause into the study plan in all Jordanian universities. The deputies said in a parliamentary memorandum adopted by MP Dr. Ahmed Al-Raqab of the reform bloc that this step comes to preserve …

Page 3 of 5