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Israeli Regime Detained 560 Minors in Occupied Al-Quds in 2016
17 Aug 2016 08:30

Israeli Regime Detained 560 Minors in Occupied Al-Quds in 2016

Islam Times - Israeli regime has detained some 560 children from occupied East al-Quds (Jerusalem) since the beginning of 2016, 110 are still being held in Israeli jails, the Palestinian Committee of Prisoners’ Affairs revealed yesterday.

 
Israel or Palestine: What’s in Name?
17 Aug 2016 08:27

Israel or Palestine: What’s in Name?

Islam Times - A green road sign reads “Jerusalem” in English, Urshalim in Arabic letters while the name (al-Quds) is besieged between brackets.

 
School in Bedouin community reportedly faces demolition by Israeli government
17 Aug 2016 08:09

School in Bedouin community reportedly faces demolition by Israeli government

Islam Times - A decision by the Israeli prime minister’s office to close a primary school in a Bedouin community east of Jerusalem is reportedly set to be reviewed by the Israeli Supreme Court on Tuesday, according to a local spokesperson, though an Israeli official denied to Ma’an that any such decision ...

 
Israel laying ground for new settlement near Bethlehem which would
17 Aug 2016 08:07

Israel laying ground for new settlement near Bethlehem which would 'cut West Bank in two'

Islam Times - Israeli authorities have been conducting a land survey in the southern occupied West Bank near Bethlehem in order to declare state lands to build a new settlement, a move which Palestinian Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah called “another step towards cutting the West Bank in two” on Monday....

 
King Abdullah: Israeli violations at Al-Aqsa
17 Aug 2016 08:02

King Abdullah: Israeli violations at Al-Aqsa 'attempt to Judaize identity of the mosque'

Islam Times - King Abdullah II of Jordan made a statement Monday regarding recent Israeli violations at the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound in occupied East Jerusalem, saying that Israeli raids of the Muslim holy compound were “an attempt to impose a new reality, Judaize the identity of the mosque, and change ...

 
European lawmakers show solidarity with hunger striking Palestinians prisoners
17 Aug 2016 08:00

European lawmakers show solidarity with hunger striking Palestinians prisoners

Islam Times - Sit-ins organized to show solidarity with incarcerated prisoners hunger striking in Israeli custody continued on Monday in cities across the occupied Palestinian territory, which were joined by a delegation of European parliamentarians, as some 100 Palestinian prisoners have joined the ...

 
Committee: Half of houses destroyed in 2014 Gaza war await reconstruction
15 Aug 2016 11:11

Committee: Half of houses destroyed in 2014 Gaza war await reconstruction

Islam Times - Some 50 percent of the buildings which were completely destroyed during Israel’s devastating offensive on the Gaza Strip in 2014 are still awaiting reconstruction, head of the Popular Committee Against the Siege Jamal al-Khudari said in a statement Saturday.

 
PCBS: 2 out of 5 Palestinian youth in occupied territory unemployed
15 Aug 2016 11:10

PCBS: 2 out of 5 Palestinian youth in occupied territory unemployed

Islam Times - Two out of five Palestinian youth were unemployed during the first quarter of 2016, according to data recently released by the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics (PCBS) on the occasion of International Youth Day on Friday.

 
Palestinian human rights groups
15 Aug 2016 11:10

Palestinian human rights groups 'gravely concerned' over ongoing death threats to staff

Islam Times - The Palestinian Human Rights Organizations Council (PHROC) said in a press release on Sunday that they were “gravely concerned” over an ongoing smear campaign and mounting threats by Israeli authorities and associated groups directed at employees of PHROC member organizations.

 
Israel’s Stolen Babies Remains the State’s Darkest Secret
15 Aug 2016 08:13

Israel’s Stolen Babies Remains the State’s Darkest Secret

Islam Times - It is Israel’s darkest secret – or so argues one Israeli journalist – in a country whose short history is replete with dark episodes.

 
Palestinian workers remove debris from buildings destroyed during the 2014 Israeli offensive in Gaza City, August 10, 2016.
14 Aug 2016 08:50

Half of Gaza homes destroyed in Israeli war still in ruins: Rights group

Islam Times - About half of the buildings demolished during Israel’s deadly 2014 onslaught on the blockaded Gaza Strip are still awaiting reconstruction, a campaign group says.

 
Or Sasson (ISR) of Israel and Islam El Shehaby (EGY) of Egypt compete.
13 Aug 2016 11:38

Egyptian judoka jeered after refusing to shake Israeli opponent’s hand

Islam Times - ddddddddddddd Egyptian judoka Islam El Shehaby was loudly booed at the Olympic Games for refusing to shake the hand of his Israeli opponent, Or Sasson, at the end of their first-round match.

 
250 Palestinians from Gaza travel to Al-Aqsa Mosque for Friday prayers
13 Aug 2016 11:29

250 Palestinians from Gaza travel to Al-Aqsa Mosque for Friday prayers

Islam Times - More than 200 Palestinians from the besieged Gaza Strip traveled to occupied East Jerusalem to attend Friday prayers at the Al-Aqsa Mosque, according to Palestinian liaison officials.

 
Israelis leave Israeli regime at an alarming rate
13 Aug 2016 11:18

87% of Israelis Expected to Depart in 2016

Islam Times - The Central Bureau of Statistics has recorded the highest rate of travel from the Israeli regime in 2016 with Israelis taking aerial, land, and sea routes out of the occupied Palestinian land.

 
Former Saudi Gen. Anwar Eshki, and the delegation of Saudi academics and business people meeting with some Israeli Knesset members.
13 Aug 2016 11:12

Riyadh Hesitates to Pursue Normalization with Tel Aviv

Islam Times - When Saudi Arabia began to gradually unveil ties with the Israeli regime, a public outcry rippled through the Arab and Muslim world.

 
Palestinian prisoner Bilal Kayed
13 Aug 2016 06:48

Amnesty calls on Israel to free Palestinian hunger striker Bilal Kayed

Islam Times - Amnesty International has called on the Israeli regime to release Palestinian prisoner Bilal Kayed, who has been on hunger strike for more than two months to protest his administrative detention.

 
Reports: Israel planning to build new settlement in East Jerusalem
10 Aug 2016 08:37

Reports: Israel planning to build new settlement in East Jerusalem

Islam Times - The Israeli Jerusalem municipality has reportedly been working on plans to construct a new illegal settlement southwest of Jerusalem in the occupied West Bank, according to Israeli media.

 
Dozens of Palestinians protest outside Israel
10 Aug 2016 08:32

Dozens of Palestinians protest outside Israel's Barzilai hospital in solidarity with hunger strikers

Islam Times - Dozens of Palestinians protested on Tuesday in solidarity with hunger-striking Palestinians held in Israeli prisons in front of Israel’s Barzilai hospital in Ashkelon where hunger striker Bilal Kayid has remained handcuffed to a hospital bed as his health continues to deteriorate.

 
Israeli Forces Storm Palestinian Refugee Camp, Indiscriminately Fire on Crowd
10 Aug 2016 08:20

Israeli Forces Storm Palestinian Refugee Camp, Indiscriminately Fire on Crowd

Islam Times - At least nine Palestinians were injured severely amid the clashes with Israeli Regimes forces in the central part of the occupied West Bank.

 
Black lives matter, Palestinian lives matter.
10 Aug 2016 08:19

Black Lives Matter Stands up for Palestinians

Islam Times - After a coalition of Black Lives Matter activists spoke up against the Israeli regime and requested that the United States divest from Tel Aviv, Zionists all over the world were quick to condemn the policy platform which was issued last week.