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This Week in Palestine, August 3rd, 2012
by IMEMC
Saturday Aug 4th, 2012 11:42 PM
Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, http://www.imemc.org, for July 28 Through August 3rd, 2012.
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US Presidential Candidate Romney's comments in Jerusalem worries the Palestinians, while Israeli Human Rights groups reports shows more government money for settlers these stories and more, coming up, stay tuned.


The Nonviolence Report:

Let’s begin our weekly report with the nonviolent activities in the West Bank. One journalist was among those injured this week as Israeli troops used tear gas and rubber-coated steel bullets to suppress anti wall protests organized in a number of West Bank communities. IMEMC’s Kelly Joiner with the details:


The Political Report

US Presidential Candidate Romney's comments in Jerusalem worries the Palestinians, meanwhile, Arafat's widows demands an official investigation into her husband's death, IMEMC's George Rishmawi has more:


The West Bank & Gaza Report

This week Israeli forces killed a Palestinian worker and wounded 3 others at al-Zaeem checkpoint, east of occupied Jerusalem. While during invasions targeting West Bank communities Israeli soldiers arrested 10 Palestinians, including a child. IMEMC’s Craig Harrington Reports:


Conclusion

And that was just some of the news This Week in Palestine, for more news and updates; please visit our website at http://www.imemc.org. Thank you for joining us from occupied Bethlehem, This report has been brought to you by Husam Qassis and me Ghassan Bannoura.