RAMALLAH, May 31, 2014 – (WAFA) – Weekly protests organized in West Bank areas in solidarity with Palestinian hunger-striking prisoners and tight Israeli restrictions imposed on the entry of worshipers into Al-Aqsa Mosque hit the front page headlines in Palestinian dailies.
Here are the front page headlines of the dailies.
· Israeli forces arrest a Palestinian youth at Zaʻtara checkpoint, claiming he wore an explosive belt.
· 1,500 prisoners will join the open-ended hunger strike on Sunday in solidarity with hunger-striking prisoners held in administrative detention.
· [Hamas official Mousa] Abu Marzouq calls [Palestinian Foreign Minister Riyad] al-Malki to resign in support of reconciliation.
· [Hamas official Ismaʻil] Haniyeh confirms that unity government disputes are under control.
· President [Mahmoud Abbas] congratulate Palestine’s Soccer Team and the Palestinian people on the big win against the Philippines.
· Newsweek publishes a report revealing that Israel wiretapped [former US President Bill] Clinton during peace talks.
· A new landing runway for planes at Ben Gurion airport passes over ‘Palestinian Authority’s territories.’
· Hundreds of Jordanians hold peaceful demonstrations in ‘Amman and Tafila supporting the Al-Aqsa Mosque and demanding reforms.
· Prisoners held in administrative detention have been on hunger strike for 37 days, several injuries reported during protests organized in solidarity with prisoners in different West Bank areas.
· Prisoner Support and Human Rights Association (Addamer): “Health of hunger-striking prisoners has seriously deteriorated.”
· Hundreds of [Palestinian] citizens perform Friday prayer in the streets of [Jerusalem Old City] after being denied access into the Al-Aqsa Mosque.
· Following Europe, The US would deal with the [Palestinian] national consensus government.
· The Israeli army alleges foiling a suicide attack.
· The United Nations: “Over 100 people have been displaced from the Jordan Valley by demolitions and military training.”
· [Hamas official Mousa] Abu Mazouq: “The government formation is hindered by two obstacles, and efforts are underway to announce it during the middle of next week.”
· Italy’s Foreign Minister [ Federica Mogherini]: “Settlement is a main obstacle to peace.”
· A report reveals that Israel eavesdropped on Clinton during peace talks.
· [Israeli newspaper] Maʻariv: “[Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin] Netanyahu responded to a US demand to silently freeze constriction in West Bank settlements.”
· Palestine wins the challenge and qualifies for the Asian Cup to be held in Australia.
· President [Mahmoud Abbas] congratulates Palestine’s soccer team and the Palestinian people on this win and receives congratulations from his Maldivian counterpart [Abdulla Yameen] on winning the AFC challenge cup.
· President of Palestinian Football Federation [Jibril] Rajoub: “This is a historical day for Palestinian soccer”, an official and popular ceremony will be held Sunday evening at the Presidential headquarters.
· Rallies of anger are organized in solidarity with hunger-striking prisoners, Israeli occupation forces injure dozens.
· Fernand Tuil is the first Jew to be buried in Ad-Dheisheh camp.
· Citizens perform Friday prayers under the spears of occupation.