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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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Two minors shot, detained near separation wall
Two minors shot, detained near separation wall
[ 25/04/2013 - 09:23 AM ]

JENIN, (PIC)-- Two Palestinian minors were shot and wounded at the hands of the Israeli occupation forces (IOF) in Jalbon village near Jenin on Wednesday night.

Eyewitnesses said that the soldiers fired at Yazid Tawfik, 16, and Ibrahim Omar, 17, at the pretext they approached the separation wall in the village and tried to cross it.

They said that Yazid suffered bullet wounds while Ibrahim suffered serious fractures, adding that the soldiers arrested both and took them in an army jeep.

The sources said that the soldiers combed the area and stormed Jalbon village, set a roadblock at its entrance, and searched passing vehicles.

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