World Video | Defence | Foreign Affairs | Natural Events | Trade | NZ in World News | NZ National News Video | NZ Regional News | Search

 


Praying on Blood-Stained Stones in Deir Ballut

Praying on Blood-Stained Stones in Deir Ballut

Call to Action: Praying on Blood-Stained Stones in Deir Ballut

The village of Deir Ballut invites Palestinians, Israelis, internationals, and journalists to join them this Friday in a march and prayers on their land that is being stolen by the Wall. On Wednesday, April 6, four villagers were shot on their land as they approached the area where the bulldozers were working. All four have been hospitalized, two in Ramallah and two in Israel. The village is outraged at the theft of their land and the brutal violence that security guards and other Israeli officials employ to protect this destruction. Please join them Friday in protest and in solidarity.


WHEN - Friday, April 8, 2005 - 10 am

WHERE - Meet at the municipality, walk to the land where the 4 villagers
were shot

CONTACTS:
Abu Firas (Arabic, Hebrew): 0544 339 832 or 0522 950 861
Anna (English): 0546 253 472

The International Womens Peace Service (IWPS) witnesses, documents and publicizes human rights abuses and peacefully intervenes to try to prevent them. We support non-violent resistance to the illegal and brutal Military Occupation of Palestinian lands. We live in Hares, Salfit.

International Women's Peace Service (IWPS) Hares, Salfit Telephone: 09 251 66 44


© Scoop Media

 
 
 
 
 
World Headlines

 

At The UN: Paris Climate Agreement Moves Closer To Entry Into Force

The Paris Agreement on climate change moved closer toward entering into force in 2016 as 31 more countries joined the agreement today at a special event hosted by United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon. More>>

ALSO:

Gordon Campbell: On The End Game In Spain (And Other World News)

The coverage of international news seems almost entirely dependent on a random selection of whatever some overseas news agency happens to be carrying overnight... Here are a few interesting international stories that have largely flown beneath the radar this past week. More>>

Amnesty/Human Rights Watch: Appalling Abuse, Neglect Of Refugees On Nauru

Refugees and asylum seekers on Nauru, most of whom have been held there for three years, routinely face neglect by health workers and other service providers who have been hired by the Australian government, as well as frequent unpunished assaults by local Nauruans. More>>

ALSO:

Other Australian Detention

Gordon Campbell: On The Censorship Havoc In South Africa’s State Broadcaster

Demands have included an order to staff that there should be no further negative news about the country’s President Jacob Zuma, and SABC camera operators responsible for choosing camera angles that have allegedly made the President ‘look shorter’ were to be retrained... More>>

ALSO:

Gordon Campbell: On A Bad Week For Malcolm Turnbull, And The Queen

Malcolm Turnbull’s immediate goal – mere survival – is still within his grasp... In every other respect though, this election has been a total disaster for the Liberals. More>>

ALSO:

Gordon Campbell: On Bidding Bye Bye To Boris

Boris Johnson’s exit from the contest for Conservative Party leadership supports the conspiracy theory that he never really expected the “Leave” option to win the referendum – and he has no intention now of picking up the poisoned chalice that managing the outcome will entail... More>>

ALSO:

Get More From Scoop

 
 
 
 
 
World
Search Scoop  
 
 
Powered by Vodafone
NZ independent news