Sunday, November 18, 2012

IMEMC News


Sunday November 18, 2012 - 22:10
The Israeli army escalated its offensive against the Gaza Strip, Sunday, killing 24 Palestinians, including 11 children of the same family in central Gaza; the number of Palestinians killed by Israeli shells since the war officially started last Wednesday arrived to 76, while more than 680 have been injured. Full Story
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Sunday November 18, 2012 - 21:38
The attacks late Saturday night and Sunday morning on the Ash-Shawwa Al-Husari and ash-Shuruq buildings in Gaza City mark a new type of escalation in the Israeli assault on Gaza, with direct attacks on the media. The buildings house a number of satellite TV news stations and radio stations, which were the direct targets of the attacks. Full Story
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Sunday November 18, 2012 - 08:02
The international group 'Jewish Voice for Peace' issued a statement Saturday calling for an end to the Israeli attack on Gaza. The group has also participated in and sponsored protests during the last two days in cities across the US and Europe to demand that Israel end its attack and siege on Gaza. Full Story
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Sunday November 18, 2012 - 04:17
The International Hackers known as Anonymous issued a video on Saturday announcing that the group will shot down 10,000 Israeli websites due to the continued Israeli abuse of human rights. Full Story
Cameraman Khader Zahar, who lost his leg in airstrike Saturday (image by Belalmd12)
Sunday November 18, 2012 - 03:46
According to medical sources, five people were killed, including a woman killed in her home, and at least 19 injured in over a dozen separate Israeli airstrikes on populated areas in Gaza on Saturday evening. Full Story
Jihad Mashrawi, a Palestinian from Gaza holding the body of his 11 month old son was killed by a tank shell blasted his home on Wednesday
Sunday November 18, 2012 - 03:23
Palestinian medical sources announced on Sunday at dawn that the continued Israeli bombardment against Gaza have left 48 killed, including 11 children, while 451 others were injured since Wednesday. Full Story
BBC Arabic picture editor Jihad Masharawi and his wife Ahlam mourn during the funeral of their 11-month-old baby boy Omar, who was killed the previous day when an Israeli missile hit their Gaza City home, 15 November. (Majdi Fathi / APA images)
Saturday November 17, 2012 - 19:01
An Israeli missile strike on Gaza on Wednesday left an aching hole in the home and hearts of the family of 11-month-old Omar Masharawi, who was fatally burned all over his little body. Full Story
Israeli troops fire gas at protesters in Nabi Saleh (image by PCHR)
Saturday November 17, 2012 - 18:22
Three Palestinian civilian were injured, one critically, on Saturday evening, by Israeli troops gunfire in the village of Al Nabi Saleh near the central West Bank city of Ramallah. Full Story
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Saturday November 17, 2012 - 16:38
Palestinian Civilian Deaths Rise to 17, Including 2 Women and 6 Children, and 381 Wounded, Including 107 Children and 64 Women Full Story
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Saturday November 17, 2012 - 16:27
Medical sources reported Saturday that several Palestinians have been injured, and several others have been kidnapped, by Israeli soldiers who violently attacked protesters marching in different parts of the occupied West Bank in support of Gaza living under ongoing military aggression that led to the death of 40 Palestinians since Wednesday. Full Story
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