JERUSALEM, June 19, 2013 (WAFA) – An extremist settler
Wednesday severely beat one of the guards of al-Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem after
preventing the settler from entering the mosque, according to witnesses.
They said that the settler beat up the guard under the
watchful eyes of Israeli police who did nothing to stop the settler.
The guard was transferred to hospital for treatment.
RAMALLAH, June 19, 2013 (WAFA) – Marking World Refugee Day, the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) Wednesday called on the international community to hold Israel accountable for the Palestinian refugee problem it created in 1948.
PLO Executive Committee member and lawmaker Hanan Ashrawi said in a statement that all members of the international community should hold Israel accountable “for its portrayal of our people's loss as anything other...
JERUSALEM, June 19, 2013 (WAFA) – A plan for progress in the
Middle East conflict that will include politics, economics and security may be
put in place in the coming weeks, Quartet representative Tony Blair said
Speaking at an Israeli conference in Jerusalem, Blair said
that resolution of the Palestinian-Israeli conflict is essential for the
security of Israel and to the dignity of Palestinians.
“Let us hope that over the coming...
19, 2013 (WAFA) – The Al-Quds Index of the Palestine Exchange (PEX) closed
Wednesday trading at 457.21 points, up by 1.93 points (0.42%) compared to
Tuesday’s trading, according to the PEX daily report.
A total of
304,495 shares were traded for a value of $490,643.41 executed during 139
Shares of 19
companies were traded. Share price increased in seven companies and decreased
in seven others.