Archives - November 2020

12
Nov

PAKISTANI FOREIGN MINISTRY AFFIRMS ITS COMMITMENT TO SUPPORT THE PALESTINIAN CAUSE

On Wednesday, the Pakistani Ministry of Foreign Affairs affirmed its firm support for the rights of the Palestinian people. In a condolence telegram on the death of one of the key Palestinian negotiators, the Foreign Ministry reiterated its firm support for the Palestinian cause and its commitment to deepen its fraternal relations with Palestine.

12
Nov

PLC CALLS ON PARLIAMENTS OF THE WORLD TO PROTECT PRISONERS IN THE OCCUPATION PRISONS*

Acting Speaker of the Legislative Council, Ahmed Bahr, on Wednesday, called upon international, Arab and Islamic parliamentary unions to honour their legal and humanitarian commitment and to seriously endeavour to save the lives of prisoners. He also called for punitive measures against the occupation for its grave violations against prisoners. In an official address to …

11
Nov

ISRAELI MINISTER OF DEFENCE SEEKS TO LEGALIZE HUNDREDS OF IILLEGAL SETTLEMENT UNITS

The Hebrew newspaper “Yediot Aharonot” said today, Wednesday, that the Minister of the Occupation Army, Benny Gantz, is seeking to legalize 1,700 settlement units in the occupied West Bank. The newspaper pointed out that Gantz aims to win the ’affection’ of the settlers by the reversing illegal settlements, in the occupations view, to legal. The …

11
Nov

ISRAELI OCCUPATION ARRESTS FORMER MINISTER OF JERUSALEM, ADEL ABU ARAFA

The Israeli occupation forces today arrested the former Minister of Jerusalem Affairs, Khaled Abu Arafa, 59, after he was summoned for an interview in “Ofer” camp. The Committee for the Families of Jerusalem Prisoners said that the occupation intelligence in the “Ofer” camp summoned the Minister, who was previously deported, and detained him without providing …

10
Nov

ARAB LEAGUE WELCOMES UN ADOPTION OF PALESTINE-RELATED RESOLUTIONS

The Arab League welcomed today the adoption of six Palestine-related resolutions by the United Nations General Assembly’s Fourth Committee. The resolutions, which were adopted by a large majority of votes, are related to the operations of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) and settlement activity in the occupied Palestinian territories …

10
Nov

MP ABU HALABIYA: THERE HAS BEEN A SIGNIFICANT INCREASE IN THE DEMOLITION OF JERUSALEMITES’ HOMES IN 2020

The head of the Jerusalem Committee in the Palestinian Legislative Council, MP Dr. Ahmed Abu Halabiya, said that there was a significant increase in the demolition of homes, this year, by the Israeli occupation in this year. The member of the league of Parliamentarians for Al-Quds added, during a press conference, that the year 2020 …

10
Nov

OIC CONDEMNS DEMOLITION OF PALESTINIAN HOMES BY ISRAELI AUTHORITIES

The Organization of Islamic Cooperation condemned the demolition of Palestinian homes and facilities by the Israeli occupation authorities. In a press release issued on Monday, the OIC said that the Israeli occupation is implementing a policy of ethnic cleansing and annexation in the occupied Palestinian territories. “This policy is a violation of international law and …

10
Nov

THE UNITED NATIONS CONFIRMS ITS COMMITMENT TO CONTINUE ITS SERVICES TO THE PALESTINIAN REFUGEES

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has confirmed that he will continue to defend UNRWA and make it work for Palestinian refugees and committed to urgently secure funding. The move was announced during a press conference held by Secretary-General’s spokesperson Stéphane Dujarric at the organization’s permanent headquarters in New York. This was in response to a …

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