Search Results for : Vittorio Arrigoni

17 Apr
4:38

Six Year Anniversary of the Death of Vittorio Arrigoni (VIDEO)

04/16/17 | International Solidarity Movement | Ramallah Team Today marks the 6th anniversary of the death of Vittorio Arrigoni, a journalist and an Italian activist working with the International Solidarity Movement, in Gaza. Arrigoni first went to Gaza in 2008, on an activist-organised flotilla seeking to defy the Israeli blockade […]

19 Apr
1:50

Five Year Anniversary of the Death of Vittorio Arrigoni

18th April 2016, International Solidarity Movement Last Thursday, 14th April, marked four years since the disappearance of Vittorio Arrigoni in Gaza, under the Israeli blockade. According to subsequent statements and investigations carried out by Hamas, ISM activist Vittorio’s body was discovered the following day, having been kidnapped and executed by […]

17 Sep
8:54

Murderers of Italian activist, Vittorio Arrigoni to face life imprisonment

The murderers of the Italian peace activists, Vittorio Arrigoni, were sentenced to life terms in prison after being found guilty of kidnapping and killing Arrigoni. A Gaza military court sentenced two of the indicted to life terms, meanwhile a third were sentenced to ten years for taking part in the […]

16 Apr
12:11

With Great Shock and Sorrow, PCHR Condemns Murder of Italian Activist, Vittorio Arrigoni

April 16, 2011 12:11 PM IMEMC Agencies Gaza Strip, Human rights, News Report 0

With great shock and sorrow, the Palestinian Centre for Human Rights (PCHR) condemns the murder of Italian activist, Vittorio Arrigoni. On Friday morning, 15 April 2011, Vittorio’s body was found in an abandoned house in the north of the Gaza Strip, following his murder at the hands of kidnappers.The Palestinian […]

23 Apr
10:17

Video Shows Family Members Of Arrigoni Kidnappers Urging His Release

April 23, 2011 10:17 PM Saed Bannoura Gaza Strip, Internal Unrest, News Report 0

“All of the Muslims in the world are wrong, and you three are the only ones who are right?!!” pleads the father of Mahmoud Salfity, one of the kidnappers, in a video published on a the website of the Palestinian Interior Ministry on Wednesday.The video shows one family member after […]

21 Apr
2:09

Palestinian Priest, Muslim Officials, Arrive In Italy To Offer Condolences To Vittorio’s Family

On Behalf of President Mahmoud Abbas, Christian and Muslim Palestinian officials arrived in Italy on Wednesday to offer their condolences to the family of Italian peace activist, Vittorio Arrigoni, who was kidnapped and killed by extremist gunmen last week. Mahmoud Al Habbash, head of the Waqf and Religious Affairs, Sheikh […]

20 Apr
8:04

Hamas forces kill two men suspected of involvement in Arrigoni murder

On Tuesday, Hamas forces raided a building to attempt an arrest of several suspects in the murder of Italian activist Vittorio Arrigoni last week. When the suspects shot at the security forces, a shootout ensued, and two suspects were killed, according to local sources.In addition, a third suspect was arrested […]

19 Apr
9:15

Lifeline For Gaza: “Suspect In Arrigoni’s Murder Was Not Aid Convoy Member”

April 19, 2011 9:15 PM Saed Bannoura Gaza Siege, Gaza Strip, News Report 0

The Lifeline for Gaza Jordanian Committee issued a press release denying allegations that Abdul-Rahman Al Breizat, one of the suspects in the murder of the Italian peace activist, Vittorio Arrigoni, was a member of one of its convoys.The Quds Press news agency reported that Wa’el Al Saka, head of the […]

18 Apr
9:55

Mother Of Slain Italian Activist To Sail To Gaza, Flotilla Change Name In Honor Of Vittorio

April 18, 2011 9:55 PM IMEMC Agencies Gaza Siege, Gaza Strip, News Report 0

Agidea Prata, the mother of Vittorio Arrigoni, the Italian activist and journalist killed in Gaza on Friday, said that she will be sailing to Gaza on May with the Free Gaza flotilla.Prata on Saturday told Italian news sources that “I want to see Gaza that my son loved and sacrificed […]

18 Apr
9:18

The murder of Arrigoni: True Muslims don’t do that

We don’t know for sure as of yet who murdered international Italian activist Vittorio Arrigoni. However, whoever committed this despicable crime must be a human beast walking on two legs.Vittorio Arrigoni was abducted on Thursday, 14 April, in Central Gaza. Members of a notoriously fanatical group posted a video online […]

18 Apr
9:01

P.A Police Arrests Suspects Believed To Be Behind Arrigoni’s Murder

April 18, 2011 9:01 PM Saed Bannoura Gaza Strip, Miscellaneous, News Report 0

The Palestinian Police in Gaza released pictures and names of three persons believed to be behind the murder of Italian peace activist, Vitorio Arrigoni. The Police stated that evidence against the suspects is solid.The Palestine Today newspaper reported that the three detained suspects are Mohammad Al Breizat, Bilal Al Omary […]

16 Apr
2:29

Haniyya Phones Arrigoni’s Mother To Express Condolences

On Friday, the Prime Minister of the dissolved Government in the Gaza Strip, Hamas political leader Ismail Haniyya, phoned the mother of slain Italian activist and Palestine Solidarity Movement member, Vittorio Arrigoni. He expressed his sincere condolences and the condolences of the Palestinian people, and vowed to apprehend and prosecute […]

19 Mar
8:25

Palestinian and International Activists Plant Olive Saplings on Village Land Ordered for Confiscation by Israel in Burin

03/17/18 | International Solidarity Movement Palestinians and International activists successfully planted dozens of olive saplings in the north of West Bank in the village of Burin near Nablus. Palestinians and Internationals together laid pictures of prominent activists in front of the planted saplings, some of these activists were killed by […]

Palestinian officer killed in suicide attack (image from Facebook)
20 Aug
4:24

Da’esh-affiliated suicide attacker kills himself and Palestinian officer on Egypt-Gaza border

Palestinian security officers with the ruling Hamas party in Gaza say they approached two men near the border with Egypt Thursday morning, and one of the two men detonated an explosive belt that he was wearing. The explosion killed the man wearing the belt, wounded his companion, and killed a […]

20 Apr
6:16

The ‘Beautiful Resistance’ of Aida Camp – “People cannot tolerate injustice for eternity”

Tucked within the antiquated corridors of the municipality of Bethlehem, there lies Aida Camp, established 1950.  The densely populated cement structures, thinly outlined by narrow passageways, are a living summation of the occupation of Palestine itself. Scraping elbows with the massive checkpoint pathway between Bethlehem and Jerusalem, hedged by the […]

25 Feb
5:37

Why It’s Dangerous to Conflate Hamas and ISIS

While Israel’s efforts to link Palestinian resistance to its military occupation to global terrorism are not new, it has expanded its propaganda to address Arab as well as Western audiences. By so doing, it is clearly seeking to exploit the global aversion to movements that have drifted towards extremism and […]

18 Apr
7:19

Four Years Ago We Lost Vik (VIDEO)

“History is us. History is not cowardly governments with their loyalty to whoever has the strongest military History is made by ordinary people everyday people, with family at home and a regular job who are committed to peace as a great ideal to the rights of all to staying human.History […]

12 Jun
1:51

The Palestinian struggle is a black struggle

One of the pillars of my trip to Gaza with the Palestine Literature Festival turned out to be an ongoing discussion regarding the essential blackness of the Palestinian struggle and the need to form greater ties with our “natural allies” from Africa and South America in particular. At one event, […]

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21 Sep
9:11

This Week in Palestine week 38 2012

September 21, 2012 9:11 PM IMEMC News Audio report, Palestine 0

Click on Link to download or play MP3 file || 7 m 30s || 6.86 MB || Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for September 15th, to 21 2012 Palestinian politicians reiterate interest in one-Democratic state solution lablig the two-state […]

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17 Sep
10:00

Palestine Today 09 17 2012

September 17, 2012 10:00 PM IMEMC News Audio report, Palestine 0

Click on Link to download or play MP3 file || 3 m 21s || 3.07 MB || Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Monday September 17th, 2012. Murderers of Italian activist, Vittorio Arrigoni to face life imprisonment, and the PA is […]

11 Oct
8:48

Foreign Aid Workers and International Activists Will Now Require A Visa To Enter Gaza

October 11, 2011 8:48 PM William Gibson Gaza Strip, Human rights, News Report 0

Hamas has announced plans to make foreigners wishing to visit the Gaza Strip apply for a visa at least one week in advance. Those wishing to stay more than one week will need to register the request with the Interior Ministry.Until now, activists and visitors could visit Gaza (if indeed […]

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25 May
2:27

Palestine Today 05 24 2011

May 25, 2011 2:27 AM IMEMC News Audio report, Palestine 0

Click on Link to download or play MP3 file || 4 m 08s || 3.78 MB || Welcome to Palestine Today a service of the International Middle East Media Centre www.imemc.org, for Tuesday May 24th, 2011 Protesters held a number of events over the weekend to challenge the annual meeting […]

24 May
8:04

Call For Further Marches On ‘Naksa’ Day

The International Solidarity Committee, the international activist organisation for Palestine, has called for solidarity marches around the world with upcoming “Naksa” events in the Middle East.The group, which maintains a large international activist presence in the West Bank, has called on global demonstrations to Israeli embassies around the world on […]

13 May
1:06

Italian, Malaysian, Activists Arrive In Gaza

May 13, 2011 1:06 PM Saed Bannoura Gaza Siege, Gaza Strip, News Report 0

Palestinian sources in the Gaza Strip reported Thursday that Italian and Malaysian human rights activists arrived in the Gaza Strip through the Rafah Border Terminal between Gaza and Egypt. The “Vittorio” convoy includes nearly 50 activists, including friends of Italian activist Vittorio Arrigoni, who was kidnapped and killed by extremist […]

11 May
11:38

Craig And Cindy Corrie Give Talk At Alternative Information Center In Beit Sahour

Parents of killed American activist Rachel Corrie last night recounted their efforts to bring to justice those whom they believe murdered their daughter in 2000 to an audience of international activists in Beit Sahour, West Bank. The talk, which was hosted by the Alternative Information Centre, was given by Craig […]

05 May
12:45

Statements On Bin Ladens Death Show Rocky Road Ahead For Unity Government

On the dawn of a new unity deal between rival Palestinian factions Hamas and Fatah differing reactions to the news of Osama bin Laden’s death show the path may be littered with stumbling blocks. In a statement on Monday Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh stated that Hamas viewed the killing of […]

23 Apr
1:20

Israeli troops attack 4 separate anti-Wall protests, injuring 16 civilians

On Friday, 16 civilians were injured and four abducted as Israeli troops attacked the weekly anti-wall protests in the villages of Bil’in, Nil’in and al-Nabi Saleh, in central West Bank as well as the village of al-Ma’sara, in the south.In Bil’in, 15 protesters were injured when troops attacked the weekly […]

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23 Apr
2:51

This Week in Palestine week 16 2011

April 23, 2011 2:51 AM IMEMC News Audio report, Palestine 0

Click on Link to download or play MP3 file || 13 m 08s || 12.0 MB || Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for April 16th to 22nd 2011 Conference on Popular Resistance in the West Bank as Israeli settlers […]

22 Apr
7:12

The Body Of Jordanian Extremist, Killed In Gaza, Transferred To Jordan

April 22, 2011 7:12 PM Saed Bannoura Gaza Strip, Miscellaneous, News Report 0

On Friday morning, the Palestinian District Coordination Office transferred to the Jordanian side the body of Abdul-Rahman Al Breizat, one of the extremists involved in the abduction and murder of Italian peace activist, Vittorio Arrigoni.The body of Al Breizat was moved to Jordan via the Beit Hanoun (Erez) terminal after […]

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22 Apr
5:24

Palestine Today 04 21 2011

April 22, 2011 5:24 AM IMEMC News Audio report, Palestine 0

Click on Link to download or play MP3 file || 4 m 08s || 3.79 MB || Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Thursday April 21st, 2011 The Bil’in conference on popular Resistance continues for the second day, and a Palestinian […]

21 Apr
6:04

International activists in Gaza launch boat off shore to monitor attacks on fishermen

A new project by the non-violent activists of the International Solidarity Movement began on Wednesday, as activists launched a fishing boat from which to monitor attacks by Israeli forces on Palestinian fishermen. The activists resolved to continue their human rights work despite the kidnapping and murder last week of one […]

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21 Apr
2:07

Palestine Today 04 20 2011

April 21, 2011 2:07 AM IMEMC News Audio report, Palestine 0

Click on Link to download or play MP3 file || 3 m 501s || 3.50 MB || Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Wednesday April 20th, 2011 The Palestine News Network reports that extremist settlers handed out eviction notices to a […]

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20 Apr
3:03

Palestine Today 04 19 2011

April 20, 2011 3:03 AM IMEMC News Audio report, Palestine 0

plt Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Tuesday April 19th, 2011 Palestinian sources in the southern West Bank city of Hebron reported on Tuesday morning that Israeli soldiers broke into and occupied a number of homes and used them as monitoring […]

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19 Apr
3:07

Palestine Today 04 18 2011

April 19, 2011 3:07 AM IMEMC News Audio report, Palestine 0

Click on Link to download or play MP3 file || 4 m 89s || 4.88 MB || Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Monday April 18th, 2011 On Friday, Israeli soldiers attacked the weekly non-violent protest in Bil’in village, near the […]

18 Apr
2:37

“Olivia” Boat To Be Monitoring Gaza Shore, Document Navy Violations

Human Rights activists in the Gaza Strip announced that they will be launching this Wednesday a boat tasked with accompanying Palestinian fishing boats to monitor and document the repeated Israeli Navy violations against them.Activists from the United States, Italy, Spain and Belgium will be soon accompanying Palestinian fishermen who are […]

16 Apr
1:25

Four Wounded, Dozens Suffer Effects Of Tear Gas Inhalation In Bil’in

On Friday, Israeli soldiers attacked the weekly nonviolent protest in Bil’in village, near the central West Bank city of Ramallah, as local residents along with Israeli and international supporters marched against the illegal Annexation Wall and settlements in the occupied Palestinian territories. Resident Samir Burnat, 35, was shot in his […]

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16 Apr
4:49

This Week in Palestine week 15 2011

April 16, 2011 4:49 AM IMEMC News Audio report, Palestine 0

Click on Link to download or play MP3 file || 10 m 00s || 9.15 MB || This Week in Palestine – Week 15 011 Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for April 9th to 15th 2011 Palestinians going forward […]

15 Apr
1:33

Body Of Human Rights Solidarity Activist Found In Gaza

April 15, 2011 1:33 PM Saed Bannoura Gaza Strip, Miscellaneous, News Report 0

The body of an Italian peace and human rights activist, member of the Free Gaza Movement, was found on Friday at dawn in an abandoned house in the Gaza Strip, medial sources reported. The activist was identified as Vittorio Arrigoni. On Thursday, the Jahidst Salafi group, an outlawed terrorist group […]

15 Apr
7:38

Salafist Group Claims No connection With Murder Of Italian Activist

April 15, 2011 7:38 PM Saed Bannoura Gaza Strip, Miscellaneous, News Report 0

The Tawhid and Jihad fundamentalist Salafist group in Gaza, claimed it has no connection with the murder of Italian peace activist, Vittorio Arriogoni, whose body was found hanged on Friday at dawn.The group published a statement on the internet claiming that it had no connection with the death of Arrigoni, […]