Could a mass march on Jerusalem ignite the Middle East

According to Zalman Shoval, “No security fence or even a concrete barrier can stop an organized mass attempt to breach the Israeli border along...

If the heart be not callous: On the unlawful shooting of unarmed demonstrators in...

If the heart be not callous: On the unlawful shooting of unarmed demonstrators in Gaza. Since the wave of protests near the Gaza-Israel fence...

The Good Friday Massacre: World…We Are All Palestinians Now!

As any rational person should know well, Israel has been slowly — since the complete blockade of Gaza eleven years ago — torturing, by...

Will Israel pay a price for its latest Gaza massacre?

Palestinians are calling for escalating global campaigns to isolate Israel after its army killed 16 people in the Gaza Strip and wounded almost 1,500...

On Australia’s knee jerk support of Israel

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Carnage In Gaza Is A Disaster For Israel Too

The Israel Defense Forces are currently confronting masses of Gazans along the Gaza-Israel boundary fence. Sadly, the confrontation brings into focus the abject lack...

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...

Anti-Democratic Legislation in the 20th Knesset

In recent years democratic values are being undermined and the rules of the democratic process are being broken in the Knesset. Statements and actions...

Erekat: US peace plan ‘imposes solution, legitimizing apartheid and settlements’

The US administration’s yet-to-be-announced Middle East peace plan calls for maintaining the status quo between Israel and the Palestinians, while giving the Palestinians “eternal...

Palestinians hit back at graffiti tourists

Jaclynn Ashly, a freelance journalist based in Bethlehem, Palestine who centres her work on politics, human rights and culture in Israel and the occupied...

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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...

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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...