End the occcupation !
Every friday, silent vigil in protest against the occupation.
Time: Noon - 1 pm
Place:Vigil every Fridays, from noon to 1 h__
529 Jarry East, Montreal, Quebec H2P 1V4
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"End the occupation !" PAJU Vigil # 815, September 23, 2016: The "S" in BDS: Lessons from the Campaing against Elbit Systems
Maren Mantovani, Jamal Juma
An "invincible" industry is in trouble
For years, Palestinians and their supporters - world-famous personalities like Desmond Tutu, Adolfo Peres Esquivel, Naomi Klein and Noam Chomsky - have called for an immediate and complete embargo against Israel for it to be held accountable for its violations of Palestinian rights. Tens of thousands of people have signed petitions and activists have demonstrated against companies doing business with the Israeli army. Over the past decade, activists have led a campaign against Elbit Systems, one of the largest of Israeli arms companies.
"End the occupation !" PAJU Vigil # 814, September 16, 2016: 64 Public Figures, 7 Nobel Laureates, Call for Arms Embargo on Israel
Sixty-four public figures, including seven Nobel Peace Prize winners, have called for an international arms embargo on Israel for its "war crimes and possible crimes against humanity" in Gaza. The statement came in a letter published in Britain's The Guardian on Friday.
"End the occupation !" PAJU Vigil # 813, September 9, 2016: 22nd of August, 2016: 50 Israeli Raids On Gaza, A Difficult Night For The Population Of Gaza
by Ziad Medoukh
Israel’s occupation forces continue their attacks and aggression against the Gaza Strip. The Israeli army injured five Palestinians in different areas of the Gaza Strip on Sunday, August 21, 2016 during the bombings that targeted several areas in this open-air prison. Israeli warplanes carried out raids on fifty different locations in Gaza, in the cities of Gaza, and Nussirat Burig in the center of the Gaza Strip, and Beit Lahiya and Beit Hanoun in northern Gaza.
"End the occupation !" PAJU Vigil # 812, September 2 2016: Israeli Bill to require Flag to be flown at every Event at which Lawmakers are present
Bill stipulates a $1,300 fine for event organizers who won't comply. 'We'll soon reach the point that if people don't kiss the flag every morning, they'll be punished,' says MK Zouheir Bahloul.
Right-wing MKs have launched a new effort to bolster the status of the Israeli flag in the form of a bill that would require the flag to be flown at any conference or other event in which Knesset members, ministers or other state representatives are participating.
"End the occupation !" PAJU Vigil # 811, August 26 2016: Why A Military Embargo Against Israel Is Necessary(Part 2)
Up to 85% of Israeli military production is exported, which is about 10% of Israel’s total industrial exports. Israel manufactures 60% of the world’s drones. 180 Palestinians in Gaza were killed by drones in 2014; a number of them were children. In 2009 and 2010 Israel’s exports of weaponry reached 7.4 billion dollars, dipped slightly in 2011 to 5.8 billion, rose again in 2012 to 7.5 billion and from 2013 to 2015 remained at about 6 billion dollars.