UN High Commissioner for Human Rights criticize lenient sentence given by Israeli Court to convicted soldier Azaria  

 Spokesperson for the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Ravina Shamdasani said on statement PNN received by email :”We are deeply disturbed at the...

Israel’s intolerance is growing – so too the isolation

This has been yet another of those horrific weeks in Palestine. Israel’s intolerance is growing. Far away in Australia, Netanyahu is getting a mixed...

How Booking.com is aiding Israel’s war crimes

Mieke Zagt The Electronic Intifada Two years ago, I wrote an article exposing how Booking.com was offering hotel rooms in settlements that Israel has built...

Of peacemakers, prisoners, racism, land grab, and solidarity!

The Question of Palestine has two three facets to it. One is the dreadful occupation replete with chronicles of unheard of crimes against humanity....

Should the Palestinians seek justice at the International Criminal Court?

Richard Falk With settlement expansion and the Trump-Netanyahu love fest, it seems clear that the PA should go to The Hague - but don't hold...

Do not let go of the Green Line: It is Israel’s Achilles heel

This commentary was authored by Nadia Hijab, Executive Director of Al-Shabaka: The Palestinian Policy Network, which she co-founded in 2009. She is a frequent...

“12 Years of Peaceful Resistance in Bil’in” demonstration repressed by IOF

Friday, 17 February 2017, marked 12th year of peaceful resistance in Bil’in, where dozens of Palestinian and international activists have went out to commemorate...

Is Libya the United Nations’ testing ground?

First, it was the Lebanese university professor, Tarek Mitri, then the Spanish diplomat, Bernardino Leon and afterwards, the German diplomat Martin Kobler, and now...

Finkelstein: The Palestinians have the right to resist Israel

Noted American intellectual and writer Norman Finkelstein has said that the Palestinians have all the right to resist the Israeli occupation at all levels,...

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...

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The Gaza crisis, explained in eight graphics

Gaza is home to almost two million Palestinians, the majority of whom are long-term refugees (a further 3.25 million Palestinians live in the West...

Kairos is us- the vision of Palestinian Christians

Palestine Update 195 A special edition from Palestine Updates Kairos is us- the vision of Palestinian Christians Excerpts from a speech by Rifat Kassis at the opening...

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Palestine Update 194CommentOf Palestinian victories and Israel’s harassment pranksPalestinians are compelled to cope with Israel’s bullying tactics day after day. Israel’s arrogant...