VTJP Occupied Palestine and Israel: News and Articles 31 December 2013

31 December 2013 — VTJP

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European legislators threatened with arrest by Israeli authorities
IMEMC – Israeli Minister of Defense Moshe Ya’alon declared, on Tuesday, that former British International Development Secretary Clare Short and three other European legislators would be arrested if they try to come to Israel, due to their involvement in a European-Palestinian organization calling for an end to the Israeli siege on Gaza. …

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VTJP Occupied Palestine and Israel: News and Articles 30 December 2013

30 December 2013 — VTJP

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Mosque, Properties in Jerusalem Area To Be Demolished
IMEMC – [Monday December 30, 2013] The West Jerusalem municipality has ordered Jerusalem area residents to demolish a newly-built mosque, Palestinian homes and parking garages, under the pretext of “unlicensed construction”, according to witnesses. …

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VTJP Occupied Palestine and Israel: News and Articles 29 December 2013

29 December 2013 — VTJP

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Jordan Valley Annexation Sees First Approvals
IMEMC – Erekat calls for international solidarity Israel’s Ministerial Committee for Legislative Affairs, on Sunday, approved the draft for the annexation of the Jordan Valley. The bill will go before the Knesset and, if voted in favor of, Israeli settlements in the Jordan Valley, with all of the roads leading to them, will be under full Israeli control, and included as part of the territory of the State of Israel. …

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VTJP Occupied Palestine and Israel: News and Articles 28 December 2013

28 December 2013 — VTJP

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Soldiers Invade Bethlehem, Hebron, Kidnap Four Palestinians
IMEMC – [Saturday at dawn December 28, 2013] Dozens of Israeli soldiers invaded the West Bank districts of Bethlehem and Hebron, and kidnapped four Palestinians. Soldiers also installed roadblocks in Hebron, and searched cars. …
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VTJP Occupied Palestine and Israel: News and Articles 27 December 2013

27 December 2013 — VTJP

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Seven Palestinian Injured In Jabalia
IMEMC – [Friday Evening December 27, 2013] Palestinian medical sources have reported that seven Palestinians suffered the effects of tear gas inhalation after Israeli soldiers fired gas bombs at Palestinian homes in Jabalia, in the northern part of the Gaza Strip. …

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Edward Snowden: Power, Privacy and the Public Good By Colin Todhunter

27 December 2013 — Global Research

For many years in Britain, the Queen’s Christmas Day message has been broadcast on TV and watched by millions across the world. This year, the monarch discussed the birth of a new royal, the 60thanniversary of her being on the throne and took time to reflect on next year’s Commonwealth Games in Scotland. While her anodyne annual Christmas message is eagerly watched by many Brits and is regarded as part and parcel of modern-day Christmas ‘tradition’, there are others who purposively avoid such pap.

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Syria Chemical Weapons: Who was behind the East Ghouta Attacks? By Yuram Abdullah Weiler

27 December 2013 —  Press TV

“He who permits himself to tell a lie often finds it much easier to do it a second and a third time, till at length it becomes habitual; he tells lies without attending to it, and truths without the world’s believing him.” – Thomas Jefferson, 1785

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VTJP Occupied Palestine and Israel: News and Articles 26 December 2013

26 December 2013 — VTJP

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Abu Rodeina: “No Secrets Talks With Tel Aviv”
IMEMC – [Thursday December 26, 2013] Palestinian Presidency Spokesperson, Nabil Abu Rodeina, stated Thursday that the Palestinians are not having any kind of secret talks with Tel Aviv. …
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UK’s GCHQ doing the NSA’s heavy lifting – George Galloway By John Robles

23 December 2013 — Voice of Russia

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The United Kingdom has been co-opted by the United States to carry out illegal surveillance and spying on its own citizens and on European countries, their citizens and officials. According to UK Member of Parliament, George Galloway, the way that the UK spyies on and hacks the phones of European leaders, while being paid a very small amount, is a crime against the world. Continue reading

VTJP Occupied Palestine and Israel: News and Articles 25 December 2013

25 December 2013 — VTJP

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Four Palestinians Kidnapped Near Jenin
IMEMC – Army invades Hebron, installs roadblocks [Wednesday December 25, 2013] Israeli soldiers have invaded Ya’bod village, near the northern West Bank city of Jenin, kidnapping four Palestinians. … 
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