January 2007 archive

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Download an audio file of today’s entire show to listen at home on your computer: VOP_Jan30_2007_8kbps.mp3 (8 kbps encoding, ~3.5MB) VOP_Jan30_2007_16kbps.mp3 (16 kbps encoding, ~7.0MB)

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News Highlights: Palestinian PM calls again for an end to the internal fighting in Gaza, as both Hamas and Fateh agree to go to Saudi Arabia for a truce summit. Russian foreign minister accuses outside forces of fuelling the factional Palestinian clashes. Israeli foreign minister says the “diplomatic process” will go into a deep freeze …

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This show includes a live interview with Khalid Amayreh, a Palestinian journalist from Hebron/AlKhalil. Download an audio file of today’s entire show to listen at home on your computer: VOP_Jan23_2007_8kbps.mp3 (8 kbps encoding, ~3.5MB) VOP_Jan23_2007_16kbps.mp3 (16 kbps encoding, ~7.0MB)

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News Highlights: Jan. 19th – Abir Aramin, 10 years old, from Anata is declared brain dead after being attacked by Israeli border police on her way home from school. Israeli military admits that the 44 “dirt roadblocks” it claimed to have recently removed did not actually exist. Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and Hamas leader Khalid …

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This show includes a special Eyewitness Palestine, with two reports from Israeli human rights groups and academics. Download an audio file of today’s entire show to listen at home on your computer: VOP_Jan16_2007_8kbps.mp3 (8 kbps encoding, ~3.5MB) VOP_Jan16_2007_16kbps.mp3 (16 kbps encoding, ~7.0MB)

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News Highlights: Israeli military invade Nablus and the Balata refugee camp, damaging homes and arresting 11 Palestinians; university female student also grabbed at a checkpoint. U.S. Secretary of State Condoleeza Rice visits region, and plans for summit with Israeli PM and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas. Palestinian officials, including Abbas, reject U.S./Israeli idea of “temporary state”. …

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This show includes a live interview with Ahmad Jabala, the son of one of the five men held under Canada’s infamous “security certificates” in a Kingston facility, that has been dubbed Guantanamo North. Download an audio file of today’s entire show to listen at home on your computer: VOP_Jan09_2007_8kbps.mp3 (8 kbps encoding, ~3.5MB) VOP_Jan09_2007_16kbps.mp3 (16 …

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News Highlights: U.S. Secretary of State Condoleeza Rice will be visiting the Middle East, to promote “peace efforts” in the region. Illegal Israeli settlement of Har Homa, built on Palestinian land near Bethlehem, is set to be expanded, along with other settlements in the area. 8 human rights group petition Israeli High Court over new …

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Voiice of Palestine did its annual year-in-review for 2006 and looked at the significant events in the region, specifically in Palestine, Lebanon and Iraq. Download an audio file of today’s entire show to listen at home on your computer: VOP_Jan02_2007_8kbps.mp3 (8 kbps encoding, ~3.5MB) VOP_Jan02_2007_16kbps.mp3 (16 kbps encoding, ~7.0MB)

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News Highlights: Hamas accepts a conditional Israeli offer to free 450 Palestinian political prisoners, as well as most women and child prisoners, in exchange for Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit. Tensions increase between Fateh and Hamas, squashing hopes of an end to internal Palestinian clashes. Israeli forces kidnap 9 Palestinians from Bethlehem and Jenin, taking them …

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