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Sibel Ozbudun is Being Tried - Again

Tuesday, 12 April 2016, 4:25 pm | Julie Webb-Pullman

Sibel Ozbudun, Turkish writer, anthropologist and retired academic, is due to face an Ankara court again on April 20, 2016 - this time on the charge “that she is making propaganda of the ‘armed terror organization, PKK/KCK' through postings ... More >>

PRI and police officers enter the liberated ejido lands

Monday, 23 February 2015, 10:27 am | Julie Webb-Pullman

Ejidatarios from the PRI, guarded by several police cars and trucks of the state police, have in recent days entered the area of Agua Azul where the organized ejidatarios of San Sebastián Bachajón are to be found. According to their affirmation, there ... More >>

Cuban Five Are Now All Free

Friday, 19 December 2014, 3:31 pm | Julie Webb-Pullman

Cubans - and many others around the world - are jubilantly celebrating the return to Cuba on Wednesday of Gerardo Hernández, Ramón Labañino, and Antonio Guerrero, the final three members of the Cuban Five to be released from US prisons, in a prisoner ... More >>

Cuban Five Are Now All Free | Julie Webb-Pullman

Thursday, 18 December 2014, 9:03 am | Julie Webb-Pullman

Cubans - and many others around the world - are jubilantly celebrating the return to Cuba on Wednesday of Gerardo Hernández, Ramón Labañino, and Antonio Guerrero, the final three members of the Cuban Five to be released from US prisons, in a prisoner ... More >>

Palestinian National Unity Government: The Power of One

Thursday, 24 April 2014, 10:36 am | Julie Webb-Pullman

A national unity government. Elections. A new-look PLO. Community reconciliation. Big hopes, even bigger expectations as representatives of the Palestinian Liberation Organisation (PLO) and Hamas came to an agreement in Gaza today to form a national ... More >>

2013 worst year ever, Raji Sourani at PCHR Annual Report

Thursday, 27 March 2014, 1:23 pm | Julie Webb-Pullman

On Tuesday, 25 March 2014, the Palestinian Centre for Human Rights (PCHR) announced the publication of its 2013 Annual Report in the presence of decision-makers, politicians and representatives of civil society and youth organizations. This report is the ... More >>

Gaza Interior Ministry: "We do not need experts from abroad"

Monday, 17 March 2014, 11:48 am | Julie Webb-Pullman

The Gaza Minister of the Interior Fathi Hammad said that the Interior Ministry is fighting a relentless war with the Israeli Occupation, requiring ongoing efforts to identify and incapacitate collaborators, who undermine national security by providing ... More >>

Gaza Update: March 14, 2014

Friday, 14 March 2014, 2:40 pm | Julie Webb-Pullman

In the last hour, Israeli warplanes targeted the following sites in the Gaza Strip:• The military Site "Abu Atayah" of Nasser Saladin Brigades, west of Rafah. • The military Site "Saad Sayel" of Qassam Brigades east of Rafah. • A piece of agricultural ... More >>

Gaza:Committee to Break the Siege demands opening of borders

Friday, 14 March 2014, 2:12 pm | Julie Webb-Pullman

The National Committee to Break the Siege and members of the Palestinian Legislative Council in Gaza held a Press Conference outside the Egyptian Embassy in Gaza on Wednesday to demand the opening of Gaza’s borders. More >>

Gaza: Between the Devils and the Deep Blue Sea

Thursday, 6 March 2014, 5:15 pm | Julie Webb-Pullman

WTF? Israel carries out ANOTHER blatant act of piracy in international waters? And expects the world to believe the fiction they were headed for Gaza? A country under Israeli naval blockade for the last seven years??? Even the BB boys Bush and Blair ... More >>

Cairo court bans Hamas activities in Egypt

Thursday, 6 March 2014, 1:31 pm | Julie Webb-Pullman

On Tuesday a Cairo court placed a temporary ban on Palestinian political party and elected government Hamas from carrying out any activities in Egypt, and ordered the confiscation of its offices. More >>

Interior Ministry Urges Egypt to Permanently Open Rafah Cros

Tuesday, 4 March 2014, 11:50 am | Julie Webb-Pullman

Palestinian peoples' sufferings increase through the continued closure of Rafah Border Crossing by the Egyptian Military. Rafah Crossing is the only outlet for Palestinians in the Gaza Strip. More >>

Israeli Rent-A-Crowd in NZ evidence of BDS success

Monday, 24 February 2014, 1:01 pm | Julie Webb-Pullman

In a desperate attempt to stem the tsunami of international public support for boycott, divestment and sanctioning of Israel for its illegal activities in Palestine, an Israeli Rent-a-Crowd from a local evangelical church turned up to try to counter ... More >>

Israeli warships fire shells at Rafah City coast

Thursday, 20 February 2014, 12:11 pm | Julie Webb-Pullman

Israeli warships fire two shells at a coastal National Security Service camp in Rafah City, no injuries reported. More >>

Israel sends the kiss of death on Valentine’s Day

Sunday, 16 February 2014, 6:55 pm | Julie Webb-Pullman

While the rest of the world sends expressions of love on Valentine’s Day, Israel sends the kiss of death to Gaza. A man now lies clinging to life in Kamal Adwan hospital after being shot by Israeli soldiers east of Jabaliya on Friday, while eight more ... More >>

Gaza Govt Promotes Human Rights Training

Friday, 14 February 2014, 1:24 pm | Julie Webb-Pullman

The Gaza Interior Ministry today announced that the Reform and Rehabilitation Center in collaboration with an Independent Commission for Human Rights on Wednesday began a specialized course entitled “Human rights, Inmates and Law Enforcement” at ... More >>

Palestinian Government in Gaza

Friday, 14 February 2014, 10:35 am | Julie Webb-Pullman

The Palestinian Government in Gaza held its weekly meeting No 328 and concluded with the following political statement: More >>

Israel blockade paralyzes Gaza economy

Wednesday, 5 February 2014, 10:32 am | Julie Webb-Pullman

The economy of the Gaza Strip has deteriorated in recent years as a result of the ongoing Israeli blockade and closure of crossings into the Palestinian territory. Many businesses have gone bankrupt and shops have been closed due to the blockade ... More >>

Gaza: Dawn airstrikes

Saturday, 1 February 2014, 11:09 am | Julie Webb-Pullman

Shortly before dawn on Friday 31 January, Israel warplanes carried out a series of air-strikes in locations across Gaza. More >>

Open Letter to Oxfam CEO re Scarlett Johannson & SodaStream

Monday, 27 January 2014, 1:58 pm | Julie Webb-Pullman

Oxfam global ambassadors must demonstrate that they are worthy of both Oxfam’s and the international community’s respect by conducting themselves in a manner commensurate with the principles of Oxfam. More >>



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