Archive | April 11, 2012

Israel Prepares Hostile Reception for Palestine’s Guests | #Airflotilla2

An Indian holds a placard during an anti-Israel demonstration outside a mosque in Mumbai on 30 March 2012. (Photo: AFP – Punit Paranjpe) By: Fadi Abu Saada Published Wednesday, April 11, 2012 | Al Akhbar Ramallah – Palestine is awaiting visitors. Over 1,000 are expected on Sunday, mainly from Europe and the US. They will […]

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The French delegation letter of “Welcome to Palestine”

Palestine Spring | April 11, 2012 More than 1,200 women, men and children bought a plane ticket to go to Bethlehem this weekend to show their solidarity to the Palestinian people threatened with destruction, with the complicity of our leaders. We thank all those here and those elsewhere who responded to the call for help […]

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‘Israel cannot legally ban pro-Palestinian activists bound for West Bank’

Ahead of planned fly-in protest, lawyer who defended activists who took part in 2011 ‘flytilla’ says protesters must gain entry to Israel in order to request West Bank entry from IDF. By Jack Khoury | Haaretz | April 11, 2012 Israel’s Interior Ministry has no authority to refuse entry to activists taking part in Sunday’s […]

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Invitation to Welcome to Palestine Participants ~ by @LeedsPalestine

Leeds Palestine |  April 11, 2012 Dear Friends of the Welcome to Palestine Initiative, We want to express our gratitude for your solidarity efforts and “welcome you to Palestine”. As the secretariat of the Palestinian national committee for the World Social Forum “Free Palestine”, we want to invite you during your stay in Palestine after April […]

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#Belgium #Belgique | Departure of missions against colonization of Palestine | Départ de missions contre la colonisation de la Palestine

Source at Demosphere  via Occupy  Belgium Appeal in English Sunday, April 15, 2012 | 6h Zaventem Airport As you know, we have hundreds and hundreds, all over Europe, having bought our tickets to Tel Aviv on April 15, to show our solidarity with the Palestinian people and with the Israelis who are fighting against colonization […]

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Palestinians condemn Israeli plans to curb fly-in of activists

(Xinhua) | People’s Daily Online | 14:58, April 11, 2012 RAMALLAH, April 10 (Xinhua) — Palestinian popular committees on Tuesday slammed Israel for planning to prevent hundreds of peace activists from reaching West Bank through Israel’s Ben Gurion airport. The activists, mainly from Europe, would like to travel to West Bank to participate in a […]

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Activists from around the world are ready to travel to Palestine – Video

PressTV | April 11, 2012  A call by 25 Palestinian civil society organizations and peace activists to visit Palestine is being answered. According to the organizers of the 2012 welcome to Palestine campaign more than 2000 participants from Europe, North America, Australia and Turkey are ready to travel to Palestine via the Lod airport and […]

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No Mister Aharonovitch you are mistaken ! – Non Monsieur Aharonovitch vous vous trompez ! Website |  April 11, 2012 (Translation in English below the original article in French) Alors que le Ministre des Affaires Etrangères belges vient de mettre un avis de voyage “déconseillant à ses ressortissants belges de prendre part à la mission Bienvenue en Palestine”, le député provincial Serge Hustache a publié la lettre suivante, adressée […]

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Israel plans to block pro-Palestinian ‘fly-in’ | #Airflotilla2 #Fly2Palestine

Related: Airflotilla Mission 2012 | Overview #Airflotilla | #Airflotilla2 IRISH TIMES | Apr 11, 2012 | MARK WEISS in Jerusalem, and KITTY HOLLAND ISRAEL HAS finalised plans which, it hopes, will obstruct pro-Palestinian activists’ plans to fly to Israel’s Ben Gurion airport on Sunday and then travel on to the West Bank. Organisers hope that […]

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650 Officers to Await ‘Air Flotilla’ | #Airflotilla2

Related: Airflotilla Mission 2012 | Overview #Airflotilla | #Airflotilla2 Several hundred police officers will be stationed in Ben Gurion Airport next week to ensure that a planned “air flotilla” does not lead to disturbances. Pro-Palestinian Authority activists are planning to land in Israel and make their way to PA areas to take part in anti-Israel […]

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Jewish Defense League Call: “Welcome Party” for “Leaving” activists | #Airflotilla2

Related: Airflotilla Mission 2012 | Overview #Airflotilla | #Airflotilla2 April 11, 2012 Where Israeli hatemongers spread incitement to kill Europeans, the French department of the JDL, LDJ posted a call for a “Welcome party” on it’s website as displayed below: Translation  “The Jewish Defense League organized a welcome party for anti-Semitic thugs who wish to travel […]

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Bethlehem mayor to Israel: Allow our friends to visit | #Airflotilla2

Related: Airflotilla Mission 2012 | Overview #Airflotilla | #Airflotilla2 Maan News Agency | April 11, 2012 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — The mayor of Bethlehem on Tuesday urged Israel not to humiliate hundreds of tourists invited to a week-long tour of Palestine. Some 25 Palestinian organizations have invited internationals to visit Palestine from April 15 – 20 […]

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Friends set out on a mission to Palestine | #Airflotilla2

Related: Airflotilla Mission 2012 | Overview #Airflotilla | #Airflotilla2 York Press Co UK | April 11, 2012 Carol Pearman and Terry Gallogly with York Central MP Hugh Bayley THE Israeli government will be challenged by a group of visitors from York who want access to friends living in part of the occupied West Bank area […]

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Does he look like a “terrorist” to you? Meet a ‘Welcome to Palestine’ activist…! | #Airflotilla2

Related: Airflotilla Mission 2012 | Overview #Airflotilla | #Airflotilla2 April 11, 2012 Zionism’s paranoia vera went into full gear. While the most moral army also is gearing itself up for the next deportation if illegal barring at foreign airports is unsuccessful. Like last year. (Video) In the meanwhile hasbara (propaganda) is also working overtime and […]

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