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Thu, 25 Dec 2014
General chronic harassment: Gaza: Israeli warships fire on fishing boats; soldiers menace border area with gunfire. West Bank: Israeli military invade villages, conduct harassment operations, storm dozens of houses; block off access to villages around Ramallah; order demolition of 10 houses and farm infrastructure; kidnap 12 Palestinians
Firebomb thrown at car in West Bank settlement
Wed, 24 Dec 2014
General chronic harassment: Gaza: Israeli soldiers menace border area with gunfire, kill one. West Bank: Israeli military invade villages, conduct harassment operations; seriously injure 3 (inc. 5 year-old), kidnap 23 Palestinians. Hundreds of settlers invade Kifl Haris, menace residents; stage provocative action at Al Aqsa mosque.
Tue, 23 Dec 2014
Israeli soldiers set dog on Palestinian boy
General chronic harassment: Gaza: Israeli soldiers fire on houses in border area. West Bank: Israeli military invade several locales, provoke confrontations, suppress demonstrations, storm houses, issue orders for house demolitions; kidnap 18 Palestinians (inc. 12 year-old). Settlers with military escort invade Al Aqsa mosque courtyard.
Mon, 22 Dec 2014
General chronic harassment: Gaza: Israeli soldiers menace residents of border area with gunfire. West Bank: Israeli military invade several towns, conduct harassment operations, block off village, fire teargas into school; demolish 4 houses; kidnap at least 13 Palestinians. Settlers invade Al Aqsa mosque courtyard; assault farmers
Sun, 21 Dec 2014
General chronic harassment: Gaza: Israeli warships menace fishing boats with gunfire; soldiers fire on farmers. West Bank: Israeli military invade several towns, conduct harassment operations, block off villages; seriously injure 4, kidnap 13 Palestinians. Settlers stage provocative action at Al Aqsa; settler cars run over 3 Palestinians
start of Strike by Palestinians who normally cross into Israel daily at checkpoint near Tul Karm to work
Sat, 20 Dec 2014
end of Israeli aerial bombing of Gaza Strip
General chronic harassment: Gaza: Israeli warships menace fishing boats with gunfire; kidnap two farmers. West Bank: Israeli military storm house and kidnap young man. Settlers attempt to kidnap 4 year-old child.
Fri, 19 Dec 2014
start of Israeli aerial bombing of Gaza Strip
General chronic harassment: Gaza: Israeli military fire on farmers in the border area; bomb farmland and fire on houses. West Bank: Israeli military suppress demonstrations; steal tractors; storm houses. Soldiers seriously injure 25, kidnap 11 Palestinians. Soldiers lockdown village for settlers to march through and menace residents.
Thu, 18 Dec 2014
US Secretary of State tells 28 EU ambassadors that US will not allow a resolution on Israeli-Palestinian situation by UN Security Council before Israeli elections
General chronic harassment: Gaza: Israeli warships fire on fishing boats. West Bank: Israeli military invade Nablus and storm dozens of houses; provoke confrontations; seriously injure 2 (live ammo), kidnap 12 Palestinians. Settlers cut off electricity to village; settler car runs over 6 year-old; stage provocative action at Al Aqsa mosque
end of Mass hunger strike by Palestinian prisoners
Wed, 17 Dec 2014
Jordan submits final version of Palestinian draft UN Security Council resolution calling for end to Israeli occupation by 2017
International conference of the Fourth Geneva Convention signatory states on the issues of the Israeli occupation of the West Bank, East Jerusalem, and the massacre in Gaza
European Parliament votes to recognize Palestine statehood 'in principle'

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Understanding why scholars get silenced for defending Palestinian rights

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Article/book #: 271864
Title: Understanding why scholars get silenced for defending Palestinian rights
By: Marcy Newman  
Published in: Electronic Intifada
Date of issue: Friday, 19 December 2014
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