Day: 05/05/2019

‘Grave consequences’ await if new deadly escalation of violence in Gaza continues – top UN official

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The United Nations Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process, Nickolay Mladenov, is “deeply concerned by yet another dangerous escalation in Gaza and the tragic loss of life”. According to news reports, approximately 200 rockets were fired on Saturday from the Occupied Palestinian Territory towards Israel, and various Israeli airstrikes and tank fire were carried out in retaliation.

Source: ‘Grave consequences’ await if new deadly escalation of violence in Gaza continues – top UN official

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Wounded one Friday and killed the next — Palestinian youth is shot far from Gaza fence

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Ra’ed Khalil Abu Teir, 19, had been shot in the leg last Friday April 26 at the Gaza return protests. Yesterday he was far from the fence when he was shot in the head and killed, according to Palestinian reports. A 31-year-old Gaza man was also killed, while Israeli forces wounded 82, including three medics and two journalists.

Source: Wounded one Friday and killed the next — Palestinian youth is shot far from Gaza fence

Venezuela resists U.S. coup: Massive outpouring for President Maduro

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On April 30, self-appointed “interim president” Juan Guaidó attempted a coup against the Chavista government of Venezuela. Support from Washington was swift, with U.S. Vice President Mike Pence imm…

Source: Venezuela resists U.S. coup: Massive outpouring for President Maduro

Four Palestinians killed during weekly protest and Israeli raid

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Gaza’s health ministry says 51 Palestinians were also injured in both incidents.

Source: Four Palestinians killed during weekly protest and Israeli raid

Israeli Law Silences and Punishes Critics and Human Rights Workers

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The self-proclaimed only “real” democracy in the Middle East is busy deporting its critics.

Source: Israeli Law Silences and Punishes Critics and Human Rights Workers

PressTV-Israeli delegation to visit Saudi Arabia next year

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An Israeli delegation is going to pay an official visit to Saudi Arabia next year.

Source: PressTV-Israeli delegation to visit Saudi Arabia next year

PressTV-Funeral held in Gaza as Tel Aviv continues airstrikes

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Mourning Palestinians in Gaza held a funeral for those killed by Israeli forces.

Source: PressTV-Funeral held in Gaza as Tel Aviv continues airstrikes