Press Release concerning US demands to include Hamas in terrorism list

In the name of of Allah the Merciful Press Statement Mr. Abdul Latif Al-Qanua, spokesman for the Islamic Resistance Movement “Hamas”,  stated the following: Press Release issued by Abdul Latif Al Qanua’ , spokesperson of the Islamic Resistance Movement “ Hamas “ We , in the Islamic Resistance Movement “Hamas”, strongly reject  the statements made by  the US ambassador to the United Nations  which described Hamas as a “terrorist organization” and called on the Security Council to include it on the terrorism list. We consider these statements dangerous and serious and a part of the increasing incitement against Hamas which … Continue reading Press Release concerning US demands to include Hamas in terrorism list

Human rights council calls upon international community to ensure Israel’s cooperation with UN missions

RAMALLAH, June 24, 2017 (WAFA) – The Palestinian Human Rights Organizations Council (PHROC) Saturday called upon international community to ensure Israel’s cooperation with UN missions. PHROC in a press release titled: “PHROC Calls Upon International Community to Ensure Israel’s Cooperation with UN Missions”, called upon the international community to take effective measures aimed at ensuring Israel’s cooperation with mechanisms of the United Nations (UN), including its missions. PHROC condemned the continued prevention of entry for the UN Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Palestinian territory occupied since 1967. The council reported that current mandate holder Mr. … Continue reading Human rights council calls upon international community to ensure Israel’s cooperation with UN missions

Nidaa Tounes dissenters set to announce Tunisia First Party

Tunisians wave the national flag in the southern city of Tatouine on 11th April, 2017 The former leader of Nidaa Tounes Party, Boudjemaa Remili, has told Quds Press that a number of the party’s senior members are intending to form a new party. Tunisia First looks set to be launched, he said, after efforts to reform Nidaa Tounes failed. “We have officially submitted a file to the secretary of state about our intention to establish a new party,” explained Remili. “We have made preparations centrally and regionally for drafting texts and programmes for the party.” He explained that he and … Continue reading Nidaa Tounes dissenters set to announce Tunisia First Party

Israel ends siege of Palestinian village in occupied West Bank

RAMALLAH, WEST BANK – JUNE 17: Soldiers expropriate a Palestinian’s car as they launch raid houses of the three Palestinians who were killed after they had allegedly attempted to attack the Israeli soldiers, in Deir Abu Mash’al village, Ramallah, West Bank on June 17, 2017 Israel’s occupation forces have ended the siege imposed on the Palestinian village of Deir Abu Mesh’al to the west of Ramallah in the occupied West Bank, Quds Press reported on Friday. The siege was imposed after the Israeli border police killed three Palestinians from the village after it was alleged that they had killed an … Continue reading Israel ends siege of Palestinian village in occupied West Bank

Bomber planning to attack Mecca’s Grand Mosque blows himself up

Images emerged on Twitter of the suicide bombing in Saudi Saudi security forces on Friday foiled a suicide attack on the Grand Mosque in the Muslim holy city of Mecca, cornering the would-be attacker in an apartment, where he blew himself up, the Interior Ministry said. In a statement read on state television, the ministry said that three cells had planned the attack on worshippers and security forces at the mosque as the Muslim holy month of Ramadan nears its climax. The trapped would-be suicide bomber exchanged fire with the security forces, then set off explosives when he was surrounded in … Continue reading Bomber planning to attack Mecca’s Grand Mosque blows himself up

Gulf States ‘target Hamas’ through siege of Qatar

GAZA CITY, GAZA – MARCH 30: Newly graduated army officers perform during their graduation ceremony at the General Directorate of Education headquarters of Palestinian Ministry of the Interior and National Security, in Gaza City, Gaza on March 30, 2017. The official of Izz ad-Din al-Qassam Brigades, the armed branch of Hamas, Mazen Fuqaha, who was killed by unknown persons, is commemorated during the ceremony The siege of Qatar by some Gulf States and Egypt is targeting the Palestinian Islamic Resistance Movement, a London-based analyst told Quds Press on Friday. “These countries did not dare to mention Hamas on their own … Continue reading Gulf States ‘target Hamas’ through siege of Qatar

Army Attacks The Weekly Procession In Ni’lin

24 JUN 3:10 AM Israeli soldiers attacked, Friday, the weekly nonviolent protest against the Annexation Wall and colonies, in Ni’lin village, west of Ramallah, in central West Bank. The procession was held by many Palestinians, accompanied by Israeli and international peace activists, who marched from the center of the village, carrying Palestinian flags, and chanting against the occupation, for the liberation of Palestine, and the release of all political prisoners. Mohammad Amira, the coordinator of the Popular Committee in Ni’lin, said the soldiers fired many concussion grenades and gas bombs at the nonviolent protesters as they approached the Wall, separating … Continue reading Army Attacks The Weekly Procession In Ni’lin