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Sheikh Ahmed Yasin, Resistance Icon of Palestine

NABLUS, PALESTINOW.COM -- On the morning of Monday, March 22, 2004, Palestine and the Islamic world woke up to the news of the assassination of the founder of the Islamic Resistance Movement Hamas, Sheikh Ahmed Yassin,...

Palestine icon Salah faces another 6 months in solitary

Jerusalem, Palestinow.com - An Israeli court will examine a request by the prison authorities to extend solitary confinement for Sheikh Raed Salah, the head of the Islamic Movement in Israel, by another six months, according...

The helicopter vs the wheelchair

PALESTINOW.COM -- Neither the fact nor the brutal manner of Sheikh Ahmed Yassin’s cruel assassination on 22 March 2004 was surprising, nor was Israel’s indifference to the severe human cost paid by other Palestinians who...

Oldest Palestinian woman dies at age 109

BETHLEHEM, PALESTINOW.COM -- The oldest Palestinian woman died at age 109 on Monday, according to official Palestinian Authority (PA) news agency Wafa. Labiba Mahmoud Odeh, who was born in 1908, died of natural causes in...

Sheikh Ezzedeen Al-Qassam

Who is Ezzedeen Al-Qassam ? Izz ad-Din Abd al-Qadar ibn Mustafa ibn Yusuf ibn Muhammad al-Qassam (1881 or 1882 – 1935) (Arabic: عز الدين بن عبد القادر بن مصطفى بن يوسف بن محمد القسام‎‎ / ALA-LC:...

Dr. Abd el-Aziz Al-Rantisi, Doctor of Martyr

And when the believers saw the companies, they said, "This is what Allah and His Messenger had promised us, and Allah and His Messenger spoke the truth." And it increased them only in faith...