A voice for justice- a voice for Gaza

Richard Falk recounts the life of Father Miguel D’Escoto Brockmann, who died a few days ago, was a Catholic priest and former president of...

World leaders are starting to go around Trump

With Vice President Mike Pence receiving a hero's welcome in Jerusalem from Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu but a cold shoulder from Arab leaders from...

Ethnic cleansing on the anvil?

Yesterday, thousands of Palestinians came to Jerusalem to perform the most simple, most peaceful act: prayer. Palestinians - Muslims and Christians, women and men,...

Dual justice separates David Boim from Rachel Corrie

Born only a few months apart, Rachel Corrie and David Boim were both killed by violence between Palestinians and Israelis. Boim was 17 when he...

Palestinians prisoners are ‘Prisoners of War’ in a non-stop war by Israel

Struggle’ is the persistent state of the Palestinian people. It has been 50 years. (Occupation) Or, should we say 70 years? (Post-Nakba) It has...

Settlements will be Israel’s downfall

For Israel, the settlement enterprise, as many refer to it, is about the stealth of land and legitimizing this covertness. It is an expansionist...

Has Palestinian unity finally arrived?

You sit around for ages, the old joke goes, waiting for a bus, and then three come along at the same time. Something like...

Bargouti threatened with execution on 2nd day of prisoners hunger strike

Intelligence and Transportation Minister Yisrael Katz said that Barghouti should have been given the death penalty instead of life imprisonment. Katz tweeted that carrying...

Palestinians aren’t listening to the United States anymore

Something strange is happening. Palestinians seem to have stopped caring about what President Trump says. Palestinian leaders appear to be able to see through...

Palestinian citizens of Israel won’t be bullied into silence any longer

A recent campaign against Palestinian journalist Makbula Nasser, who was attacked on the front page of Israel’s most-read newspaper, was meant to strike fear...

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Hört auf die Stimme der Palästinenser

Palestine Update Nr. 132  -  17. April 2018 Meinung                          Hört auf die Stimme der Palästinenser  Die Palästinenser fühlen den Schmerz der Besetzung in einer Art, die...

World Bank warns of ‘worrying’ outlook for Palestinian economy in West Bank, Gaza

The World Bank has warned of a “worrying” outlook for the Palestinian economy in the Israeli-occupied West Bank and Gaza Strip, in its latest...

Palestinian activists move tents 50 meters closer to security fence in Gaza

Local activists in Gaza announced on Thursday that they had moved tents that were set up along the border with Israel as part of...