Inside the Israeli Right’s Campaign to Silence an Anti-Occupation Group

For Breaking the Silence, the discovery of a network of spies was just the tip of the iceberg. The small whistle blower organization has...

Are Palestinian police protecting settlers?

Israeli media report that Palestinian plainclothes policemen were deployed to protect settlers from Palestinian citizens, which the Palestinian police denies. read report in Al Monitor  

What’s behind the unrest at Al-Aqsa’s Bab al-Rahma?

Palestinians see any change in status quo a step towards partitioning holy site, building the Third Temple over Al-Aqsa. Read full report in Al Jazeera

Extremist Jewish groups raid Al Aqsa compound

On February 18, members of extremist Jewish groups raided the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound in Occupied Al-Quds (Jerusalem). They clashed with Palestinian worshippers, as the...

Eyeing West Bank, Israel sets sights on PA

The frequent arrest campaigns Israel launched in West Bank cities and its incursions into the Palestinian government installations is also another facet of the...

Netanyahu sinking

While the wise and up-to-date observers declare the two-state solution between Israel and Palestine to be deader than dead, I continue to think that...

Arab rulers risk revolt by betraying Palestine

Arab leaders would like to sacrifice Palestinians to make alliances with Israel, as a Middle East “security” conference showed last week. Officially, countries such...

Israel’s Judaisation of Palestine is failing

Decades of Israeli efforts to demolish, destroy, rename, rewrite and erase everything Palestinian have been in vain. Early Zionists were wrong. Destroying Palestinian villages,...

Trump Has All But Lost Peace in the Middle East

The dramatic changes introduced during Trump’s short tenure are the direct consequence of the shortcomings of the process so famously celebrated by Clinton, Rabin,...

Hamas – a movement in flux

In Israel, Hamas is seen only as a Jihadi terrorist organization. This view informs every discussion of the movement’s actions and positions, yet is...

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German parliament commits hypocrisy

Palestine Update 246 German parliament commits hypocrisy It is duplicitous for Germany to punish the Palestinian simply because it cannot cope with the fact that its people...

A compendium of the geographical, demographical and economic situation of the Palestinian People

Palestine Update 245 A compendium of the geographical, demographical and economic situation of the Palestinian People Dr. Ola Awad, President of the Palestinian Central Bureau of...

*Israel sollte den Eurovision Song Contest nicht durchführen*

Palestine Update Nr. 243 – 17. Mai 19 – Eurovision Song Contest (ESC) Meinung *Israel sollte den Eurovision Song Contest nicht durchführen* Eurovision, der internationale Gesangs-Wettbewerb, wurde...