Archives - August 2017


On the 48th anniversary of the burning of Al-Aqsa Mosque: Abu Halabiya calls for unity and solidarity and renunciation of the dispute between Arab and Islamic countries

Dr. Ahmed Abu Halabiya, President of the Jerusalem International Foundation, said that the painful memory of the burning of the Al-Aqsa Mosque calls for unity on the Palestinian level and renunciation of all our partisan and organizational differences and dedication to resist the occupation and defend the Al-Aqsa Mosque, which is subjected to Israeli aggression …


MP Dr. Chehab: The policy of demolishing martyrs houses in the West is a criminal act and state terrorism

   MP Mohammed Shihab denounced The Zionist occupation forces to blow up the house of the martyr Adel Ankush from the monastery of Abu Meshaal west of the city of Ramallah yesterday morning, and the houses of the families of martyrs Osama Atta and Bara Saleh last week, as well as the home of the …


Abu Ras: The arrest of Sheikh Raed Salah is a racist and criminal act against a Palestinian national symbol

    MP Dr. Marwan Abo ras, deputy head of the Change and Reform bloc condemned the arrest of the occupation forces of Sheikh Raed Salah, head of the Islamic movement in the occupied teritorry, considering it a failed attempt to silence the masses of the Palestinian people from the criminal and racist policies practiced …


MP Bahr condemns arrest of Sheikh Raed Salah

Dr. Ahmed Bahar, the first deputy speaker of the Legislative Council, condemned the arrest of the head of the Islamic Movement in the inside territory Sheikh Raed by the Israeli occupation forces. Dr. Bahr stressed  that the attack of the occupation on the leaders of the Islamic movement inside, aims primarily to try to abort …


Sheikh Salah in Israeli jails again

The leader of the northern branch of the Islamic Movement, Sheikh Raed Salah, was rounded up by Israeli police at dawn Tuesday from his home in Umm al-Fahm. Israeli police said in a statement issued Tuesday morning that Special Forces stormed and searched Sheikh Salah’s house before taking him for investigation on suspicion of incitement …


Israeli court imposes administrative detention on MP Abu Teir

Israel’s Ofer military court issued a six-month administrative detention order against the Jerusalemite MP Mohamed Abu Teir, 65. Abu Teir spent 34 years behind Israeli bars in separate arrests. He was banished from occupied Jerusalem to Ramallah shortly after he won a seat in the legislative elections in 2006.


South Africa to boycott Africa-Israel summit

Ambassador of South Africa to Lebanon and Syria Sean Benfeldt said his country would boycott the upcoming African-Israeli summit to be held in Togo, describing the event as a step to normalize African relations with the occupation state. The ambassador made his remarks during his meeting on Friday in Beirut with a delegation from the …


South African parliament refuses to meet Israeli delegation

The South African Parliament has refused to meet with an Israeli delegation that was planning to visit members of the country’s assembly in Cape Town. The planned visit by the Israeli delegation was rejected by the late Nelson Mandela’s ruling party the ANC which has the majority in Parliament with 249 seats out of a …


Tarawneh: what is happening in the Middle East region is a result of the failure of finding a solution to the Palestinian cause.

Lower House speaker, Atef Tarawneh, said that what is happening in the Middle East region is a result of the failure of finding a solution to the Palestinian cause. Tarawneh made his remarks, on Wednesday, as he met with Turkey’s ambassador in Amman, Murat Karagoz, and discussed with him the latest developments in the Middle …


Bahar: Kidnapping MPs will not affect PLC work

First Deputy Speaker of the Palestinian Legislative Council (PLC), Ahmad Bahar, called on Friday on Muslim and Arab governments to shoulder their responsibilities toward al-Aqsa Mosque and protect it from the Israeli division schemes. Bahar denounced in his Friday sermon the detention of the Palestinian MP Mohammed Abu Teir, who was expelled from Jerusalem to …

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