Archives - September 2017

18
Sep

IOA renews detention of Palestinian MP Natsheh without trial for the third time

The Israeli occupation authorities (IOA) renewed the administrative detention of the Palestinian MP Mohamed al-Natsheh for the third time with neither charge nor trial. Al-Natsheh’s wife, Ahlam, said she was told on Saturday evening that her husband was sentenced to a renewed six-month term at Ramon jail under the security file pretext. She added that …

13
Sep

“Supreme Zionist Court” invalidates the decision to withdraw the identities of Jerusalemite MPs

The Supreme Court of Israel issued an order nullifying the decision to withdraw the identities of the Jerusalemite deputies in the Legislative Council, in addition to the former minister of Jerusalem. The Hebrew Channel Seven reported that an expanded panel of nine judges ruled that the decision of the Minister of Interior to revoke the …

13
Sep

Demonstrations in Buenos Aires against Netanyahu’s visit

Thousands of pro-Palestinian Argentinians took to the streets in Buenos Aires capital city of Argentina in protest at Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s visit to the country. As Netanyahu headed toward Argentina overnight Monday, posters depicting him as Nazi leader Adolf Hitler and declaring him wanted for genocide against the Palestinians appeared in the city. …

11
Sep

Abu Halabiya: The occupation authorities have no right to control Al-Aqsa’s administration and facilities

MP Ahmad Abu Halabiya, head of the Jerusalem International Foundation, said that the Al-Aqsa Mosque is a pure Islamic landmark and that the Islamic Waqf is the only authority authorized to run its affairs, and that the occupation authorities do not have the right to intervene in its administration and in the affairs of its …

10
Sep

Israeli police demands closure of Bab al-Rahma building at al-Aqsa

Israeli prosecution asked the Israeli magistrate court in Occupied Jerusalem to issue an order stipulating permanent closure of Bab al-Rahma building, which is located within al-Aqsa Mosque, at the pretext of being affiliated with Hamas Movement. The facility had been used as a headquarters for the Heritage Committee which staged many social, cultural and religious …

8
Sep

Palestinian MP: Occupation tries to create a new reality paving the way for the annex of the West Bank and Jerusalem

Palestinian Legislative Council member Qais Abdul Karim said that the Israeli government’s decision to build 4,000 settlement units in the vicinity of occupied Jerusalem is an attempt to create a new reality on the ground that will pave the way for the annexation of the West Bank and occupied Jerusalem. “The decision to build thousands …

8
Sep

Israel extends Sheikh Raed Salah’s detention for the second time

The Israeli Magistrate court extended on Wednesday morning detention of head of the Islamic Movement in 1948 occupied Palestine, Sheikh Raed Salah, for the second consecutive time, in order to question him on the allegations of inciting terrorism and violence and supporting a banned organization. In an interview with the PIC, lawyer Khaled Zabarqa said …

4
Sep

Palestinians in Europe concerned about upshots of Africa-Israel Summit

The Palestinians in Europe Conference (PEC) expressed deep concern about the fallouts of the Africa-Israel summit slated to kick off by the end of September in Togo. PEC said in a statement that it has been keeping tabs, with deep concern, on underway preparations for the Africa-Israel Summit, the first of its kind in the …

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