Israel Forces Kill 1 Palestinian Injure Dozens at AntiIsrael Protests

Rabat – Israeli troops killed a Palestinian protesters and injured at least 63 others during demonstrations against Israeli occupation on Friday,  September 27.The Palestinian Ministry of Health said that Israeli forces shot 32 injured victims during the protests.The Palestinian demonstrators rallied yesterday, September 27, as  part of weekly anti-Israel protesters known as the Great March of Return. Read Also: Moroccan Official: Israeli’s Violations Against Palestine Constitute ‘Constant Source of Tension’The protest campaign has been running since March 2018.Israeli forces fired tear gas and live gunshots at the protesters to prevent them from reaching the fence of the borders.Israeli forces have killed more than 200  protesters, while thousands others have sustained injuries since March 2018.Several Arab states, including Morocco have been condemning Israeli violations against Palestinians.Earlier this month, Morocco’s government urged the members of the United Nations Security Council to take concrete steps to end Israeli violations against the legitimate rights of Palestinians.On September 15, Secretary of State to the Minister for Foreign Affairs Mounia Boucetta said at the emergency meeting of the Foreign Ministers of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) that the persistent violations by the Israeli authorities “undermine the two-state solution and hinder international efforts to revive the peace process.”Boucetta added that Israel’s violations against the legitimate rights of Palestinians constitute a “constant source of tension, extremism, hatred, and instability” in the Middle East. read more

Elilans wife confirmed for polls

However the Colombo Gazette has learned that he has not been included in the final list of UPFA candidates for the elections in September. (Colombo Gazette) The wife of former LTTE Trincomalee District political head Elilan, has been included in the list of candidates by the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) for the Northern Provincial Council elections.The TNA confirmed its list for the Jaffna District in the Northern elections and Mrs Elilan, real name Ananthi Sasitharan, has been included in the list. The TNA is expected to hand in its nomination papers for the Northern polls tomorrow. The TNA Jaffna candidates for the elections signed their nomination papers today. Another former LTTE member, Daya Master, has not been included in the final list of the ruling UPFA for the elections in Jaffna.Daya Master had appeared before the UPFA nomination board this month after he had applied to contest under the UPFA ticket. read more