December 2006 archive

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News Highlights: Michel Sabbah, Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem, says Christmas in Palestine is difficult this year, and criticizes the internal Palestinian clashes; Bethlehem’s mayor also highlights the impact of the separation wall and the economic siege. Israel is building a new settlement in the Jordan Valley to bring in former Gaza settlers. Israeli military step …

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This week includes a live interview with Montreal activist, Stephan Christoff, currently visiting B.C., who talked about his experiences in Lebanon last summer, where he witnessed the Israeli invasion, Download an audio file of today’s entire show to listen at home on your computer: VOP_Dec26_2006_8kbps.mp3 (8 kbps encoding, ~3.5MB) VOP_Dec26_2006_16kbps.mp3 (16 kbps encoding, ~7.0MB)

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News Highlights: Dec. 19th – Israeli troops open fire on two teenage Palestinian girls, murdering one; meanwhile Palestinian groups continue clashes as their leaders call for restraint. Clashes had escalated after Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas called for early presidential and legislative elections. Dec. 19th – Mahmoud Abbas and Israeli PM Ehud Olmert to meet soon, …

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This week includes a live interview with Prof. David Noble of York University who has initiated a $25 million dollar lawsuit against the University and pro-Israeli lobby groups for defamation and slander. Download an audio file of today’s entire show to listen at home on your computer: VOP_Dec19_2006_8kbps.mp3 (8 kbps encoding, ~3.5MB) VOP_Dec19_2006_16kbps.mp3 (16 kbps …

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This show includes a live interview with Khaled Mouammar, president of the Canadian Arab Federation, who was recently attacked by Zionist groups for a leaflet distributed at the recent Liberal leadership convention. Download an audio file of today’s entire show to listen at home on your computer: VOP_Dec12_2006_8kbps.mp3 (8 kbps encoding, ~3.5MB) VOP_Dec12_2006_16kbps.mp3 (16 kbps …

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News Highlights: Archbishop Desmond Tutu says Israel has prevented a UN fact-finding mission to Beit Hanoun to investigate the killing of 19 Palestinian civilians by an Israeli airstrike. Unidentified gunmen kill three young sons of a top Fateh official, further escalating the factional divisions in the occupied Palestinian territories. Jimmy Carter says Israeli policy in …

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News Highlights: Defence for Children Int’l. says there has been an increase in the number of Palestinian children detained by Israel; there are currently at least 450 child detainees, including three girls. Israel escalates policy of denying visa extensions to Palestinian family members. Palestinian PM says efforts to form unity government must continue. Dec. 4th …

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This week includes a special Eyewitness Palestine, with two on the ground reports about the daily suffering of Palestinians in the occupied West Bank. Download an audio file of today’s entire show to listen at home on your computer: VOP_Dec05_2006_8kbps.mp3 (8 kbps encoding, ~3.5MB) VOP_Dec05_2006_16kbps.mp3 (16 kbps encoding, ~7.0MB)