2020-03-21: Social Media Postees

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Jewish Activists Demand Governor Newsom Release Detainees In Light of Covid-19 Outbreak
Leon Kunstenaar | indybay.org | 2020-03-21
In a March 21 press release, Never Again Action Bay Area calls on Governor Newsom to take immediate steps to release migrants from unsanitary, overcrowded "death camp" detention centers…

The Coronavirus and Vulnerable Gaza
Juan Cole | zcomm.org | 2020-03-21
California releasing inmates for fear of Coronavirus, but Israelis Keep Vulnerable Gaza as Largest Open Air Prison…

Netanyahu exploits coronavirus pandemic to build up dictatorial regime in Israel
wsws.org | 2020-03-21
Netanyahu has exploited the coronavirus to cast himself as the only figure capable of responding to a national emergency.

Two Arab states confirm new coronavirus cases
yenisafak.com | 2020-03-21
Health authorities in Palestine and Oman reported fresh cases of the novel coronavirus on Saturday.In statements, Palestinian Health Minister Mai al-Kaila said four new cases were recorded in the West Bank cities of Ramallah and Hebron, taking the total infections in the occupied territory to 52, including 17 recoveries.Notably, the Gaza Strip has not reported any infection until Saturday.In Oman, the Health Ministry reported four new infections, taking the total cases in the Gulf state to 52.A ministry statement said 13 people have recovered from the virus.The virus, which emerged in Wuhan, China last December,…

Israel's coronavirus cases climb to 883
yenisafak.com | 2020-03-21
Israel reported 178 new cases of the novel coronavirus on Saturday, taking the country's total infections to 883, according to the country's health ministry.A ministry statement said 15 patients are in critical condition, while 36 have recovered from the virus.On Friday, Israel confirmed its first death from the disease.The virus, which emerged in Wuhan, China last December, has spread to at least 166 countries and regions around the globe, while the tally of confirmed cases topped 275,000, according to data compiled by U.S.-based Johns Hopkins University.The global death toll has exceeded 11,000, causing a chain…

Joshua's Altar? 'Anomaly' From Moses' Times Corroborates Biblical Rite Story, Series Claims
sputniknews.com | 2020-03-21
Although the iconic site – Mount Ebal in the immediate vicinity of the city of Nablus in the West Bank – was closely researched over 35 years ago, it took time and effort to come to terms with late Professor Adam Zertal's discovery that the place was very likely cultic, and in line with millennia-old sacrificial customs.

Pompeo and Netanyahu paved a path to war with Iran, and they're pushing Trump again
Gareth Porter | thegrayzone.com | 2020-03-20
Though it narrowly averted war with Iran this January, the Trump administration is still pushing for all-out military conflict. The…

PLO Official: Israeli Annexation Plan Presented as a US Peace Initiative
Ali Salam | imemc.org | 2020-03-20
Israel's intensified settlement activities in the occupied Palestinian territories is part and parcel of its annexation plan, Saeb Erekat said on Thursday, the Palestinian WAFA News Agency reported. Erekat, the secretary general of the Executive Committee of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) stated "This is not an isolated event, but …

Analysis: A Terrifying Scenario; Coronavirus in 'Quarantined' Gaza
IMEMC & Agencies | imemc.org | 2020-03-20
By Ramzy Baroud for the Palestine Chronicle What if the Coronavirus reaches the besieged Gaza Strip? While the question carries great urgency for all Palestinians living under Israel's military occupation, the Gaza situation is particularly complex and extremely worrying. Nearly 50 countries have already reported cases of COVID-19 disease, one …

PLO Official Applauds US Congress Efforts Against Israeli Policy of Home Demolitions
Ali Salam | imemc.org | 2020-03-20
Dr. Hanan Ashrawi, member of the Executive Committee of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) welcomed, on Friday, the letter signed by 64 US lawmakers concerning the Israeli crime of home demolition, systematically perpetrated against Palestinian families, the Palestinian WAFA News Agency reported. Dr.

Movement Restrictions in Bethlehem and Surrounding Areas Ordered by Palestinian PM
Ali Salam | imemc.org | 2020-03-20
Palestinian Prime Minister Mohammad Shtayyeh, on Wednesday night, ordered movement restriction between the Palestinian governorates and called on thousands of Palestinians who work in the illegal Israeli settlements not to go to their places of work, in order to control the spread of coronavirus, Palestine News Network reported. In a …

Four Palestinian Prisoners Suspected to be Corona Virus Infected
Rami Almeghari | imemc.org | 2020-03-20
Palestinian Committee for Prisoners Affairs said on Thursday that Israeli media reports, suggesting that four Palestinian prisoners have been infected by the widely-spread Coronavirus, are inaccurate. The committee said in a statement, that four Palestinian prisoners have been isolated under quarantine by the Israeli authorities, however, none of them show …

Israeli Court Sentences Father of Deceased Palestinian to 18 Months in Prison
Rami Almeghari | imemc.org | 2020-03-20
The Palestinian Committee for Prisoners and Ex-Prisoners' Affairs, said on Thursday that the Salem Israeli court sentenced prisoner, Waleed Na'alwa, father of late Ashraf Na'alwa, who was killed by Israeli forces in the West Bank city of Tulkarem, for 18 months of imprisonment and 12 other months of suspended sentence …

Israeli Police Arrest Three Palestinian Youths in Occupied East Jerusalem
Rami Almeghari | imemc.org | 2020-03-20
An Israeli police force abducted on Thursday three Palestinian youths in the occupied West Bank city of East Jerusalem, local sources reported. Witnesses in the Altour neighborhood of East Jerusalem told media outlets that an Israeli police force chased a Palestinian-owned vehicle, until they stopped it. A few moments later, …

Palestinian Structures Destroyed by Israeli Forces near Jerusalem
Ali Salam | imemc.org | 2020-03-19
Israeli authorities, on Thursday, demolished two residential structures and an animal barn in the village of al-Sawahreh al-Sharqiya, southeast of occupied Jerusalem, according to WAFA correspondent. Israeli forces reportedly stormed the village and demolished a residential structure and a barn belonging to one Palestinian resident, and then proceeded to demolish …

Young Adults Make 38% of COVID-19 Hospitalizations in US: CDC
telesurenglish.net | 2020-03-19
About 38 percent of COVID-19 patients hospitalized in the United States were younger than 55, according to a new report of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). | RELATED: | 'Dear World, How Is the Lockdown?' Gaza Takes To Twitter | The CDC report looked at COVID-19 cases in the United States from February 12 to March 16. | As of March 16, a total of 4,226 COVID-19 cases had been reported in the country, wi…

Pipeline or a Pipedream
Ramzy Baroud | zcomm.org | 2020-03-02
Israel, Turkey Hydrocarbon Conflict is Brewing in the Mediterranean…