Posts Tagged ‘siege’

Archaeologists find Assyrian siege ramp at biblical city of Azekah

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Archaeologists find Assyrian siege ramp at biblical city of Azekah

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Hamas: ‘We will exact a heavy price from anyone who lays siege to Gaza’

The Hamas terror group warned on Friday morning that it would exact a “heavy price” from anyone who threatened the Gaza Strip, after overnight violence saw a volley of rockets launched toward southern Israel and two rounds of airstrikes on the enclave. “Whoever lays siege to our people will pay a heavy price in their […]

Hamas: ‘We will exact a heavy price from anyone who lays siege to Gaza’

The Hamas terror group warned on Friday morning that it would exact a “heavy price” from anyone who threatened the Gaza Strip, after overnight violence saw a volley of rockets launched toward southern Israel and two rounds of airstrikes on the enclave. “Whoever lays siege to our people will pay a heavy price in their […]

Hamas: ‘We will exact a heavy price from anyone who lays siege to Gaza’

The Hamas terror group warned on Friday morning that it would exact a “heavy price” from anyone who threatened the Gaza Strip, after overnight violence saw a volley of rockets launched toward southern Israel and two rounds of airstrikes on the enclave. “Whoever lays siege to our people will pay a heavy price in their […]

Far-Left Activists Plotting ‘White House Siege’ to Demand ‘New World Order’

Far-left activists behind the “Occupy Wall Street” movement are planning a “siege” on the White House to force a “new world order” amid the ongoing rioting across the country, according to reports. The group behind the Wall Street protest nine years ago, Adbusters, is planning a 50-day “White House Siege” starting next month. It’s been […]

Lebanon’s President: Justice will be served, economic siege now lifted

Via The Saker August 11, 2020 Original link: http://middleeastobserver.net/lebanons-president-justice-will-be-served-economic-siege-now-lifted/ Description: Lebanon’s President Michel Aoun fielded various questions from local media surrounding the fallout from the national disaster at the Port of Beirut on August the 4th. Source: Al Jadeed News (YouTube) Date: August 7, 2020 (Important Note: Please help us keep producing independent translations for you […]

Yemen: A Torrent Of Suffering In A Time of Siege

Above photo: Some of the 40 blue backpacks worn in a protest in New York city against the war in Yemen. Each backpack was accompanied by a sign with the name and age of a child killed on a school bus in Dahyan, northern Yemen, on August 9, 2018, in a Saudi/UAE airstrike. Credit: CODEPINK. […]

America Under Siege: Soviet Islam

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Saudi-backed militants plan siege of Hudaydah despite intl. warnings

Press TV – Saudi-backed militants in Yemen are reportedly preparing to lay a siege to Hudaydah despite UN warnings against any attempt to seize the key Red Sea port, which serves as the main conduit for humanitarian aid flow into the war-torn country. Military sources said Wednesday that forces loyal to Yemen’s former Saudi-backed president, […]

Flotilla carrying Gaza wounded set for bid to break Israeli siege

Two boats aim to defy the Israeli blockade as thousands of Palestinians wounded by the Israeli snipers in recent protests struggle for help. by Arwa Ibrahim Al Jazeera News GAZA  CONCENTRATION  CAMP Two boats are set to sail from the Gaza Strip in a bid to break an Israeli-imposed 11-year siege which has prevented medical supplies from getting […]

Gaza Boats Set Sail to Break Israeli Siege, Carrying Patients in Need of Urgent Medical Attention

Gaza Boats Set Sail to Break Israeli Siege, Carrying Patients in Need of Urgent Medical Attention   The Gaza Strip will set off a flotilla of ships on Tuesday in a bid to break the 12-year-long Israeli blockade on the Palestinian territory. “This trip will carry the hopes and dreams of the Palestinian people for freedom,” Salah […]

Venezuela’s Election Matters—It Was Under Siege by U.S., Canadian & the EU

Venezuela’s Election Matters—It Was Under Siege by U.S., Canadian & the EU Many in the US are angry about Russian interference in the US presidential election. Here’s what they don’t know about the US in Venezuela. On May 20, half the people of Venezuela went to vote. They delivered a mandate to Nicolás Maduro, the […]

Killing Gaza: A Film on Life Under Siege

Hours before Australia joined the US as the only countries in the UN Human Rights Council to vote against an investigation into Israel’s killing of over 60 protesters in one day in Gaza’s no-go zone, I joined Sky News Australia to discuss the massacre and my and Dan Cohen’s new documentary on life under siege, Killing Gaza. […]

Not just a toy: Children of war show ‘companions’ that helped survive Leningrad siege (VIDEO)

Struggling to survive through the horrors of the war with their parents either killed, battling on the frontline or working to provide the army and the country with basic needs, children were often left alone. And toys were sometimes their only companions. Not everyone, however, could keep them for long as items were frequently exchanged […]

Turkey will lay siege to Syria’s Afrin in coming days: Erdogan

“In the coming days, swiftly, we will lay siege to the center of the town of Afrin,” Erdogan said on Tuesday to the lawmakers of his ruling Justice and Development Party on Tuesday. The Turkish president said the siege will prevent militants of the Kurdish People’s Protection Unites (YPG) from “bargaining” with the Syrian government. […]

Turkey will lay siege to Syria’s Afrin in coming days — Erdogan

Speaking to members of the ruling Justice and Development Party’s (AKP) on Tuesday, Erdogan said the city center of Afrin will soon be besieged by advancing Turkish troops and allied Syrian militias, according to Hurriyet. Turkey will confront Syrian troops entering Afrin to protect Kurds — FM “Preparations in the field take some time. In […]

Gaza hospitals shut down as deadly siege tightens

Ali Abunimah Rights and Accountability 6 February 2018 Doctors at Gaza’s al-Nasr children’s hospital say patients’ lives are at risk as hospitals in Gaza shut down due to a shortage of fuel for generators. (via Facebook) Emergency generators have run out of fuel in at least 19 health facilities in the Gaza Strip as Israel’s […]

Gaza children: save us from ‘brutal’ Israeli siege

More than 6,000 Palestinian children gathered in central square in Gaza City on Sunday, called for the world to urgently end 11-year-old Israeli siege on the coastal enclave. These children, who came under three massive Israeli offensives during the siege, called for the world to help them get “decent life” like other children in the […]

AFGHANISTAN: Does the Siege of Hotel Intercontinental Herald the Fall of Kabul?

Breathtaking view from Intercontinental Hotel, Kabul. (Photo: Andre Vltchek) Andre Vltchek RT OpEdge Afghanistan is now facing mortal danger. It has to survive, but it is not clear how it can manage. Hotel Intercontinental in Kabul, which was attacked by gunmen last Saturday, used to fit like a glove, like a grandmother’s couch. Outside, the war […]

Due to Israel siege, 5-month baby burns to death in Gaza

Five-month baby girl burnt to death on Friday night after her parents used candle to light their room due to lack of electricity caused by 11-year-old Israeli-Egyptian siege on Gaza. Palestinian medical sources said that the baby Jodan Ameen Doghmosh arrived dead in Al-Shifa Hospital in the west of the Gaza City. The medical sources […]

The US Coalition-Financed ‘Siege’ of East Ghouta Supported by BBC Propaganda

Jeremy SaltAHT Lies, deceit and forgeries have always been part of war, truth being ‘the first casualty.’ But in the past two decades the falsifications of war have reached unparalleled heights, thanks to technology. The lies told by the American, British, Australian and allied governments ahead and during the attack on Iraq in 2003 reached […]

Latest victims of Israeli siege, elderly couple die in Gaza

An elderly couple using charcoal grill to heat their house in Gaza found dead on Sunday afternoon, Palestinian ministry of health said. Health ministry spokesperson said that the man, who was 90 years old and his wife 88 years old, used the charcoal grill to heat their house due to the lack of electricity. The […]

Breaking: Syrian army breaks rebel siege of key East Damascus military base

DAMASCUS, SYRIA (11:15 PM) – The Syrian Arab Army (SAA) has succesfully broken the siege of the armoured vehicle military base in Harasta, East Damascus. Units from the elite 4th Armoured Division of the Syrian army broke through the defensive lines of the rebel forces on Sunday and entered the Harasta vehicle base from the […]

Healthcare services in Gaza to collapse soon due to Israeli siege

After 11 years of strict Israeli siege on the Gaza Strip and intentional procrastination of Palestinian Authority (PA) to take up its responsibilities in Gaza, healthcare services to collapse in days. Shelves of the Palestinians ministry of health in the Gaza Strip are almost empty as hundreds of medicines ran out months ago. “The Israeli […]

Israel’s siege on Gaza is preventing delivery of 50 novels headed to a public library

There should be a mandatory reading assignment for Western journalists on the banality of Israeli evil, the daily indignations Palestinians endure during periods described in the mainstream media as “relative calm.” “Relative calm,” for mainstream Western journalists, is when Jewish-Israelis are not inconvenienced by Palestinian resistance to Israel’s violations of their human rights. It is […]

Watching The Hawks – No ISIS, No Withdrawal & FCC Under Siege

Watching The Hawks – No ISIS, No Withdrawal & FCC Under Siege Watching The Hawksyoutube.com ISIS may have been driven out of Syria, but the US doubles down on its military presence in the region. RTs David Miller reports on widespread protests against the FCCs potential move to overturn Net Neutrality. Embattled Kentucky clerk Kim […]

NYU staging of Palestinian fighters in ‘The Siege’ marked a breakthrough

On October 12, I came out of the Jenin Freedom Theatre’s premiere of “The Siege” at NYU with a sense of elation and disbelief. A vivid commemoration of violent resistance to occupation had been put forth in an establishment venue (the Skirball Center), and everyone was the better for it. The play had been censored […]

‘The other side of the Siege’ — the IDF takes on the Jenin Freedom Theatre

The narrator of PBS Frontline’s The Siege of Bethlehem — a film documenting the thirty-nine day standoff between armed Palestinian factions inside the Church of Nativity and the Israel Defense Forces in 2002 during the Second Intifada— declares that as the standoff neared its end, the IDF changed strategies. Instead of the “conciliation and trust-building” […]

‘The Siege’ gets US premiere at last, in blow to ‘Israeli propaganda machine’

After the Jenin Freedom Theatre’s production of “The Siege” made its long-awaited American premiere at NYU last night, I slipped out of the obligatory post-production panel discussion on to Washington Square and saw the several actors standing on the sidewalk figuring out what they were going to do with the young night. I felt the […]

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