The Prawer plan, special West Bank edition

The Prawer plan, special West Bank edition

Quietly, without demonstrations or consulting the stakeholders, the Civil Administration is cooking up a plan to relocate West Bank Bedouin into crowded new townships. By Amira Hass - Sabbah Report § What does this remind you of? Thousands of people are forced, at gunpoint, to leave their homes. … [Read more...]

Area C

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Israel exercises total control over Area C, which forms 61 percent of the land of the West Bank. Under the Oslo Accords (the 1993 interim agreement between Israel and the PLO), the West Bank was divided into three Areas, A, B and C, which were put under different jurisdictions. Within these parcels … [Read more...]

Lost cities of Palestine Pre-1948 Nakba [Video]

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An extraordinary insight into Palestinian life in the city before 1948, revealing the loss of a culture and lifestyle. By Haitham Sabbah - Sabbah Report § Rarely seen archival footage accompanies memories and accounts of forgotten Palestinian cities and the catastrophic effect the creation of … [Read more...]

Why do Israeli soldiers bully Palestinians?

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The violent behavior of the Israeli soldier videotaped aiming his rifle at a Palestinian teen, setting off a storm in the media, especially the social media — was not exceptional. By Amira Hass - Sabbah Report § Why did his commanders send a soldier with a record of violence to bully Palestinians in … [Read more...]

Palestinians… They can be killed

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The language of the military and Shin Bet spokespersons hypnotizes us, as always, with its objective-professional imitation By Amira Hass - Sabbah Report § So the Shin Bet security service found another reason for us why Muataz Washaha deserved to die. He was allegedly a lookout in an “armed terror … [Read more...]

Israel to consider war crimes case

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Israel's Supreme Court will hear evidence that officials committed war crimes in Lebanon and Gaza. By Jonathan Cook - Sabbah Report § For the first time Israel's Supreme Court is set to consider evidence on April 2 that senior Israeli political and military officials committed war crimes in relation … [Read more...]

The blood it’s acceptable to shed

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The further trials and tribulations of the most moral army in the world (part of an ongoing series, alas). By Gideon Levy - Sabbah Report § Which is worse, accidental pointless manslaughter or premeditated murder? Which is more heinous, pointless killing as a result of mistaken identity, or … [Read more...]

Abbas Versus Dahlan – Collaborator Versus Agent

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It is a little appealing to let PA leader Mahmoud Abbas and former Fatah strong man in Gaza Muhammed Dahlan batter each other in public as they have been doing recently. By Khaled Amayreh - Sabbah Report § In the final analysis, both don't belong to the realm of saints, to put it extremely mildly. … [Read more...]

“Arabs Out!” The Knesset Voted

'Every Arab [is a] criminal' graffiti in Jaljulya, north of Tel Aviv, March 11, 2014. Photo by Israeli Police In the same event, 20 cars belonging to Palestinians were vandalized.

Its main victims will be Palestinians and Bedouins. Since this is a Zero-sum Game (a set number of seats), it means that every seat taken from them will pass to Jewish parties. By Roi Tov - Sabbah Report § On March 11, 2014, the Knesset approved the Governability Law, the first of three crucial laws$ to … [Read more...]

WATCH: “Five Broken Cameras” on BBC4

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By Antoine Raffoul - Sabbah Report § WATCH IT ON Mon 3rd Mar 2014 22:30 BBC Four Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes Oscar-nominated film compiled from the video diary of a Palestinian farmer who documents unrest in his West Bank village. Emad Burnat starts filming with his first camera following the … [Read more...]

Sentencing Israel of Genocide

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While the so-called international legal bodies such as ICC, UN and Security Council lack the guts to face up to the Zionist global terrorism, the Kuala Lumpur War Crimes Tribunal (KLWCT) has demonstrated unequivocal courage for prosecuting the terrorist state of Israel and its military generals for their … [Read more...]

A Palestinian Prisoner’s Family Pleas For His Life

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Shemali was in good health condition before his arrest A Palestinian Prisoner's Family Pleas For His Life The patient prisoner's family has told Ahrar center that their son suffers severe back pain and needs an urgent surgery which the Israel Prison Service (IPS) refused to carry out. He suffers from … [Read more...]

Typo changes name of Nablus man to ‘terrorism’

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When 'Iyhab' turns to Irhab' Typo changes name of Nablus man to 'terrorism' A young Palestinian man from Asira al-Shamaliyya village near Nablus in the northern West Bank has been suffering from various troubles as a result of a typo in his name on his identity card. Still awaiting Israeli approval, but … [Read more...]

Testimonies Prove Israel Tortures Palestinian Children

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On August 22, B'Tselem headlined "Abuse and torture in interrogations of dozens of Palestinian minors in the Israel Police Etzion Facility." More on that below. Previous articles discussed torturing, abusing, and otherwise mistreating Palestinian children young as 10. Sometimes younger. In July, Israel … [Read more...]

Oh Palestinians!

Egypt army demolishes homes, tunnels along Gaza border | Maan News Agency http://t.co/EZvysXsyhV— Sabbah (@sabbah) September 3, 2013   Palestinians fleeing Syria denied entry into Lebanon | Maan News Agency http://t.co/g93xcl2Ie0— Sabbah (@sabbah) September 3, 2013 … [Read more...]