VTJP Occupied Palestine and Israel News and Articles 7 May 2013: Israel Wants Detainees To Pay For Their Medical Expenses

7 May 2013  VTJP


International Middle East Media Center

Israel Forces Palestinian To Demolish His Home In Jerusalem
IMEMC – Tuesday May 7 2013, A Palestinian man from occupied East Jerusalem had to demolish his own home in order to avoid high fines and expenses after an Israeli court decided to demolish his property under the pretest that it was built without a construction permit. …

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Bradley Manning / Wikileaks Newslinks 8 May 2013

8 May 2013 — williambowles.info


SF Pride’s Bradley Manning Imbroglio Could End Up in Court

SF Weekly (blog)

If Bay Area peaceniks had their druthers, the whole SF Pride Manning-gate imbroglio would end tonight. Pride board members are scheduled to have a meeting at 7 p.m., at which point they’ll probably discuss the issue and make a final decision on whether …



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Media Lens: ‘This Madman Must Be Stopped’ – Syrian Chemical Weapons By David Edwards

8 May 2013 — Media Lens

Last August, Barack Obama told reporters at the White House:

‘We have been very clear to the Assad regime… that a red line for us is we start seeing a whole bunch of chemical weapons moving around or being utilised.

‘That would change my calculus; that would change my equation.’

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ICH 7 May 2013: In Pictures: Inside Americas Gulag

7 May 2013 — Information Clearing House

Robert Fisk: The Syrian Government Is Winning

Americans are Living In A Fantasy World

Must Watch – Video

Fisk discusses his reaction to what he calls President Obama’s “pitiful” backing of the recent Israeli missile strikes.



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