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‘Welcome to Palestine’ Mission enters Gaza Strip

Olivia Zemor, head of the “Welcome to Palestine” delegation, speaks to the press after they arrived in the Gaza Strip via the Rafah border crossing, between Egypt and the Palestinian territory, on December 27, 2012. PressTV | Fri Dec 28, 2012 3:26AM GMT A group of pro-Palestinian activists, mainly French and Egyptian, have entered the […]

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The French government reaffirms its committment to the freedom of travel

The French ministry for Foreign Affairs reiterated on Tuesday its committment to defend “freedom of speach, and freedom of circulation towards and inside the Palestinian territories”, emphasizing the fact that the latter “must remain accessible to foreign visitors”. These remarks were made to the French news agency AFP by Vincent Floreani, deputy spokesman of the […]

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#Airflotilla3 | Israel attempts to foil a flight in solidarity with Palestinians

[ PIC 17/08/2012 – 12:50 PM ] NAZARETH, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation authority (IOA) is trying to disrupt and foil an attempt by a group of solidarity activists to fly into the occupied lands in support of the Palestinian people and in rejection of the IOA practices. The Israeli radio quoted on Thursday sources in […]

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#Airflotilla3 | ‘Welcome to Palestine’ activists plan another ‘flytilla’

Monday, 06 August 2012 | Al Arabiya Pro-Palestine activists are planning another “flytilla” to continue with their “Welcome to Palestine” campaign on August 24. (AFP) // // inShare1 By Al Arabiya Activists are gearing up for another “flytilla” to continue with their “Welcome to Palestine” campaign, a newspaper reported on Monday. Pro-Palestine activists attempted their first […]

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#BREAKING | Bienvenue en Palestine | Welcome to Palestine | Mission Aug 24-31, 2012

Bienvenue en Palestine | June 17, 2012 Translation into english below the original article in French « Nous, Palestiniens, Israéliens et Internationaux, qui avons participé aux initiatives « Bienvenue en Palestine » de juillet 2011 et avril 2012, vous appelons à poursuivre avec nous le combat pour la liberté de circulation en Palestine et contre […]

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Action: Call Airlines to stop being sub-contractors to Fascist Israel | #Airflotilla2

PalestineJN | April 26, 2012 Dear All, Many peaceful supporters to the successful Palestinian campaign “Welcome to Palestine 2012″ were denied access to their flights going to Tel-Aviv. As a result I have decided to boycott those airlines that yielded to the pressure coming from the Israeli apartheid regime. Thus I urge each one of […]

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#Airflotilla3 | Boarding August 23, 2012! – “Welcome to Palestine” organizers decide to organize another broad campaign

[ 22/04/2012 – 09:43 PM ] BETHLEHEM, (PIC)– “Welcome to Palestine” organizers announced to organize a wider campaign, late August, in solidarity with the Palestinian people and as a response to the Zionist arrogance against the international activists. The organizers, about 23 Palestinian institutions and 15 international activists, have agreed, in a meeting held in […]

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‘Flytilla’ organizers eye future fly-ins | #Airflotilla2 #Airflotilla3

France-based pro-Palestinian group says organizers aim to make small protest fly-ins a monthly occurrence Elior Levy | YNet | 04.21.12, 16:33 / Israel News (Source: http://www.ynetnews.com/articles/0,7340,L-4218880,00.html) The organizers of the pro-Palestinian “flytilla” protest said Saturday that they are planning at least two more such fly-ins. Last week’s fly-in into Israel, which organizers said would see […]

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Pro-Palestine Scottish activists return home after detention in Israel | #Scotland #Airflotilla2

PressTV | Sat Apr 21, 2012 10:30AM GMT Five Scottish pro-Palestine campaigners imprisoned by Israeli regime have returned home after four days of hunger strike in support of the demands of over 4,600 Palestinian political prisoners. The activists who were amongst 1,300 international participants of the “Welcome to Palestine 2012” movement, had been taken to […]

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Welcome to Palestine | 2012 | Bienvenue en Palestine | Check-point à/in #Roissy #France – VIDEO

Apr 20, 2012 Video by wolfypintoful Le 15 avril 1200 internationaux veulent se rendre à bethléem pour aider à la construction d’une école mais ils ne peuvent pas embarquer parce qu4Israël les considère une menace pour sa sécurité. On April 15, 1200 Internationals want to go to Bethlehem to help to construct a school but […]

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Foreign activists go on hunger strike in Israeli custody | #Airflotilla2

[ PIC 19/04/2012 – 10:49 AM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Foreign solidarity activists held in custody by the Israeli authorities have gone on hunger strike to protest their detention and planned deportation, a Palestinian human rights group said. Dameer foundation for human rights said in a statement on Wednesday that its lawyers visited Ramle prison where […]

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Activist on hunger strike in Israeli jail | #Airflotilla2

Telegrah & Argus | Thursday 19th April 2012 A former Keighley activist was today on hunger strike in an Israeli jail for entering the country despite being blacklisted after she was caught up in an attack on an aid flotilla in which soldiers shot nine people dead. Paveen Yaqub, 41, remained in an Israeli jail […]

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Israeli authorities deport 9 French activists on arrival at airport | #Airflotilla2

[ PIC 18/04/2012 – 04:56 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– The Israeli authorities at Lod airport deported nine French activists on arrival at the airport on Tuesday as part of “Welcome to Palestine” event. A spokesperson for the Israeli immigration department said that the activists instigated violence and confusion aboard the plane they took from […]

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PCHR Denounces Israel For Denying Entry To Peace Activists | #Airflotilla2

Wednesday April 18, 2012 04:46 by PCHR – Press Release This is a press release by the Palestinian Center for Human Rights, based in Gaza, denouncing Israel for preventing solidarity activists from across Europe traveling to the occupied Palestinian territories. Still From Welcome To Palestine Video PCHR Condemns Banning of Dozens of European Solidarity Activists […]

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