Category Archives: Gaza Blockade

انهيار محاولة إنشاء إمارة الدولة الإسلاميّة في سيناء

نجح تنظيم الدولة الإسلاميّة (داعش) في يونيو/حزيران 2014 في أن يسيطر على الموصل بقليل من الجهد، وكرّر نفس التجربة في السيطرة على الرمادي في مايو/أيّار 2015.  وقبل ذلك استطاع أن يسيطر على مساحات كبيرة من سوريا والعراق.  يبدو أنّ داعش … Continue reading

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فتح معبر رفح ثلاثة أيّام مشكور لكنّه غير كافٍ

تتناقل مصادر الأخبار خبرًا عن قرار السلطات المصريّة بفتح معبر رفح الحدودي بين مصر وقطاع غزة لمدّة ثلاثة أيّام تبدأ يوم الثلاثاء 20 يناير/كانون الثاني 2015 وتنتهي يوم الخميس 22 يناير/كانون الثاني 2015، وذلك لتسهيل مرور بعض الحالات الإنسانيّة في … Continue reading

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About Shahab-Uddini and his Brother – Fatah and Hamas

I woke up this morning to a piece of good news from Cairo; Fatah and Hamas reached an agreement on the return of the Palestinian National Authority (commonly referred to as the PA) to Gaza.  Indeed, any agreement between Fatah … Continue reading

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Sana Hassainia, MP – Principle Over Expediency

Canadian Member of Parliament (MP) for the Montreal, Quebec riding of Verchères Les Partiotes decided to quit her New Democratic Party (NDP) caucus in Parliament to sit as independent for the remainder of this term in office.  Hundreds of Palestinian … Continue reading

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Hamas and Islamic Jihad Must Account for Palestinian Losses Between July 14 and August 4, 2014

The news media reported that the ceasefire in Gaza that started earlier today is holding.  Israelis and Palestinians, including Hamas and Islamic Jihad, accepted a 72-hour unconditional ceasefire starting today at 8:00am (local time) with invitations to all parties to … Continue reading

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Egyptian Assistance to Palestinians in Gaza

In addition to offering the only attempt on the floor – the Egyptian Initiative – to stop Palestinian bloodletting and to bring the ongoing Palestinian suffering to an end, Egypt continues to provide material assistance to the people of Gaza.  … Continue reading

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The Israeli assault on Gaza continues

How much more Palestinian blood would be enough to quench Netanyahu’s thirst?  No one knows the answer to this question that seems to be the only question that would produce a possible answer to when the Israeli deadly assault on … Continue reading

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