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Palestinian citizens of Israel riot as military invades village with demolition orders

Posted in 1 by beyondtheborder on April 24, 2009

Hundreds rallied against Israeli forces as they entered the village of Kfar Qassem intending to demolish a greenhouse owned by Palestinian citizens of Israel Wednesday night.

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“They came like thieves in the night, but we were prepared. What’s their problem with the floor? There are plenty of illegal outdoor event venues that are not being razed, but they mind this floor?”

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Palestinian security forces arrest three Hamas members in Tulkarem

Posted in Arrests and Detentions, Internal Palestinian Affairs by beyondtheborder on April 8, 2009

The Center added that this is the second time the security forces arrest Abu Tharifa, and that he was released from a Palestinian detention facility two weeks ago after spending a month and a half in detention.

Also, the security forces arrested Hazim Al Noury, who was released from a Palestinian detention facility several days ago after spending two weeks in detention.

On Sunday, the security forces arrested Hasan Srouji, from Tulkarem refugee camp, less than twenty-four hours after he was released from an Israeli detention facility. Srouji was imprisoned by Israel for 26 months.

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Israeli military patrols storm Tulkarem ‘to buy a hookah’

Posted in Miscellaneous by beyondtheborder on April 6, 2009

Israeli soldiers stormed the northern West Bank city of Tulkarem in three vehicles on Sunday, firing gunshots and tear gas before they besieged a café and forced everybody inside to lie on the ground.

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Israel seizes, deports 208 Palestinian workers

Posted in Arrests, Detentions, Kidnappings by beyondtheborder on March 29, 2009

The Secretary-General of Palestinian Workers’ Public Union, Shaher Sa’d, condemned the arrests of the workers as a violation of international law. He also accused Israeli police of beating Palestinians during arrest raids.

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Israeli army invades Tulkarem city and refugee camp

Posted in Miscellaneous by beyondtheborder on March 28, 2009

While in the area, troops handed out a number of orders for residents to visit intelligence centers for interrogation, according to witnesses.

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Shalit supporters attack prisoners’ families near Tulkarem

Posted in Miscellaneous by beyondtheborder on March 23, 2009

“The Israelis threw stones at them and attacked the buses with sticks, while they awaited an order to enter the prison, the families explained.”

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