RAMALLAH, April 16, 2014 – (WAFA) – Palestinian Premier Rami
Hamadalla underscored Wednesday the importance of the political and economic
international support for the Palestinian government.
Hamadalla considered international support, including the US and
South African support, as a mainstay for building the Palestinian state institutions
and reinforce the Palestinian people’s steadfastness.
Hamadalla made these comments during separate...
HEBRON, April 16, 2014 (WAFA) – A number
of Palestinians Wednesday were shot and injured and many others suffered from
tear gas suffocation fired at them by Israeli forces during confrontations that
erupted in Central Hebron, according to security sources.
They told WAFA that confrontations erupted
between residents and forces in Hebron’s commercial center; forces fired rubber-coated
steel bullets and tear gas canisters toward the residents,...
NABLUS, April 16, 2014 (WAFA) –
Al-Quds Index of the Palestine Exchange (PEX) closed Wednesday trading at 541.09
points, up by 8.68 points (1.63%) compared to the previous trading session,
according to the PEX daily report.
A total of 414,587 shares were traded for a
value of $753,229.88 executed during 233 transactions.
Shares of 21 companies were traded.
Share price increased in seven companies and decreased in two others.
LONDON, April 16, 2014 – (WAFA) –
Amnesty International called on Israel Wednesday to lift ludicrous restrictions
imposed on whistleblower Mordechai Vanunu a decade after his release.
Amnesty International called on the
Israeli authorities to allow Vanunu to leave Israel if he wishes, and to allow
him to exercise his rights to freedom of movement, association and expression
while in Israel.
“Ten years after serving a full