Halt UK arms trade with Israel while UN investigates Gaza

Activists, politicians, artists and health workers call for action over violence in recent weeks that has killed more than 100 Palestinians including the nurse...

Barghouthi: The Gaza protests show that non-violent resistance will triumph

Israel was exposed as an oppressive, ruthless state that violates international law by using lethal, high-velocity bullets against peaceful protesters, but it has not...

“Poverty compounding health challenges for Palestine refugees “ UN

Non-communicable diseases such as diabetes, hypertension, cancer and smoking-related ailments, account for the majority of the chronic health problems confronting Palestine refugees across the...

68 Gazans have died while Israel’s High Court deliberates if it’s legal to kill...

The High Court has refrained from ruling on an urgent petition about whether it is legal for the army to shoot unarmed, civilian protesters...

‘The Palestinians Have Not Forgotten, They Have Not Gone Away’

“It is clear that for all the power of the Israeli military and its lethal security services, the vibrancy of the Israeli economy, and...

Hamas in Message to Israel: Willing to Negotiate Long-term Truce

Hamas leaders in the Gaza Strip have recently conveyed messages to Israel indicating their willingness to negotiate a long term cease-fire in the enclave....

Shout loud and celebrate Palestine’s culture

There are words bursting to come out of our throats, bubbling angrily like magma. They melt away our guts and veins, every part that...

Gaza in 2018

B’Tselem, the Israeli human rights NGO, has urged Israeli soldiers to refuse to fire at unarmed Palestinian protesters. Meanwhile, a new Jewish-Arab movement called Standing...

Israel fears ‘explosion of violence’ as US prepares to open embassy in Jerusalem

Police in Israel have started patrols and security sweeps of a southern Jerusalem neighbourhood, anxiously preparing for a US embassy inauguration that Israelis and...

Trump’s Jerusalem Policy and Israeli-Palestinian Peace

With the opening of the U.S. embassy in Jerusalem looming large, speculation continues to mount regarding President Trump’s long-promised plan to achieve Israeli-Palestinian peace....

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Egypt submits new reconciliation draft omits ‘lifting sanctions’

The deputy head of the Political Department in Hamas, Essam Al-Dalis, said that Egypt submitted a new draft to Hamas on its vision of...

A Prophetic vision for reconciliation amidst new Nation-State Law

Palestine Update  164 Editorial comment This article by the Executive Director of Musalaha probes the question of reconciliation following the approval of the new nation-state law. Musalaha*...

Analysis: Where is Trump’s Israeli-Palestinian peace plan?

US President Donald Trump’s plan for Israeli-Palestinian peace may be the most closely guarded policy secret in Washington these days, 18 months in the...