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18 April
2002
After touring Jenin Refugee Camp, UN envoy Terje Roed-Larsen calls the scene "horrifying beyond belief," saying it is a "blot that will forever live on the history of the state of Israel" and demands “immediate access” by international hu¬manitarian agencies. The Israeli govt.'s decides to consider Larsen a persona non grata due to his report of events in Jenin.
2002
In Nablus, the bodies of over 70 Palestinians, incl. children and women, killed during the Israeli incursion, are buried in a mass grave during a lift of the curfew.
2001
A resolution adopted by the UN Commission on Human Rights calls for the cessation of settlement expansion. A second resolution calls for Israel to stop imposing its laws and jurisdiction over Syrian citizens in the Golan Heights.
1996
The first Qana massacre in which IOF shelled a Fijian UNIFIL compound, where Lebanese civilians took refuge, killing 106 and wounding 116 others.
1984
Arab countries hold a conference at Fez in Morocco to discuss the Israeli Knesset's declaration of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel
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High-level European delegation to visit Gaza Saturday
High-level European delegation to visit Gaza Saturday
[ 29/11/2012 - 03:53 PM ]

GAZA, (PIC)-- A high-level delegation of European lawmakers and politicians is expected to visit the Gaza Strip next Saturday to assess and report on the humanitarian situation in the besieged enclave following Israel's last military action.

Regional director of the European-Palestinian relations council Rami Abdo said about 30 US political and human rights activists would join the European delegation.

Abdo told Quds Press that the delegation would start its tour with a visit to the house of Dalu family who was massacred in an Israeli air raid on their three-story house.

The delegation will meet with officials from the Palestinian parliament, the European-Palestinian relations council and the UNRWA, he stated.

Field trips will also be organized for the delegation to witness the enormity of devastation in residential areas caused by the Israeli aggression against Gaza.

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