Israel’s dirty tricks department keeps busy with failed inventions

Israel’s dirty tricks department keeps busy with failed inventions Ranjan Solomon* Israel is inventive when it comes to being destructive and colonial. There must be a...

Health and dignity are not gifts to be earned; they are basic rights

Unless the international community takes urgent and decisive action to uphold international law, Palestinians will be forced to endure another 50 years of occupation,...

By the Numbers: Refugees in Gaza

70% of Palestinians living in Gaza are refugees due to Israeli policies of mass expulsion. As they face debilitating conditions under Israeli occupation and...

How Israel’s violent birth destroyed Palestine

As Israel celebrates the Palestinian Nakba as its triumphant independence on May 1, it is preparing for a massive celebration for the 50th anniversary...

Israeli occupation ‘the worst form of organized terror’

The Palestinian Authority has condemned all terrorism and described the crimes of Israel’s military occupation as “the worst form of organised terror,” Palestinian media...

Barghouti poised to win if hunger strike succeeds

The key question to which there is no easy answer is to what extent are the reasons for the strike to be taken at...

Opinion: Trump must engage Palestinians

“If Trump plans to work with Arab rather than the Palestinian leaders themselves, the road ahead will be a rocky one,” writes Daoud Kuttab. Read...

Israel’s precarious identity is Palestine’s nightmare

The Israeli Knesset (parliament) has hurriedly passed a new bill that defines Israel as the “national home of the Jewish people.” Although the association...

What did Abbas bring back from Washington?

What, Palestinians are wondering, did Mahmoud Abbas bring back with him from Washington? While some concurred that “there is nothing new under the sun”...

The Law That Exposes Israel’s True Colonialist Colors

http://www.haaretz.com/opinion/.premium-1.758794?v=859D40822E3A28A40364BB179F2496CC The terra nullius doctrine was used during the colonial era to define lands with no sovereignty or property rights as no-man’s land. It provided...

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Freiheit und Würde sind nicht verhandelbar!

Palestine Update Nr. 49 - 10.Juni 2017  Freiheit und Würde sind nicht verhandelbar! Meinung Der vor kurzem beendete Hungerstreik von palästinensischen Gefangenen unterstreicht einen wesentlichen Aspekt über...

Israel uproots hundreds of fruit trees and ruins crops on Palestinian land

Over the past two months, Israeli forces have raided two Palestinian communities in the Jordan Valley, uprooting and confiscating olive and date palm trees,...

Ramadan movement restrictions military checkpoints at Qalandiya checkpoint

Every year during Ramadan, tens of thousands of Palestinians in the occupied West Bank take advantage of a temporary relaxation of Israeli movement restrictions...