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Palestinian Memory Bank
29 July
2002
In Nablus, thousands of Palestinians fill the streets, and shops, banks and offices open for the second day of the largest demonstration yet against the Israeli curfew confining residents to their homes. Nablus governor Mohammed Aloul calls on residents of other towns to ignore the now 40-day curfew and restore normal life.
2001
Violent confrontations between Muslim worshipers with Israeli police and extremist Jewish settlers who tried to lay the foundation stone for the alleged temple at the Aqsa Mosque, 20 Palestinians and 16 Israeli policemen were wounded.
1997
The PLC Commission of Inquiry on Government Performance issues its report recommending the dismissal of the entire PNA cabinet on suspicion of corruption and the formation of a new government consisting of technocrats and qualified professionals.
1990
Jordanian Minister Daoud Khalaf says Israel steals close to 59 billion cubic feet of water a year from Arab sources.
1989
Israeli commandos kidnap Sheikh Abdel Karim Obeid from south Lebanon. Obeid, 36, is a central figure in the Shi'ite movement in Lebanon.
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Occupation renews former minister's administrative detention for 4th time
Occupation renews former minister's administrative detention for 4th time
[ 28/11/2012 - 06:45 PM ]

JENIN, (PIC)-- The Israeli occupation authorities extended the administrative detention of Wasfi Kabaha, former Minister of prisoners’ affairs and leader in Hamas movement from the city of Jenin in the northern West Bank.

Kabaha's wife said in a press statement on Wednesday that the prison administration of Hadarim, where her husband has been held, informed him about the decision to renew his administrative decision, issued by the Ofer court, for an additional six months.

She pointed out that the administrative detention of her husband, who had been arrested in June last year, has been renewed 4 consecutive times

She also reported that leader Wasfi Kabha, 53, suffers from diabetes and high blood pressure, and that he had spent ten years in the occupation jails as he was repeatedly detained over the past two decades.

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