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Palestinians’ need for aid is exclusively a result of decade-long conflict with Israel. However, aid to both Israel and Palestine is militarized, furthering and...

Freedom and dignity are non-negotiable

The recently concluded hunger strike by Palestinian prisoners underscored one vital aspect about the ongoing Palestinian struggle for freedom from the 50-year old illegal...

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...

A history of Palestinian mass hunger strikes

Laith Abu Zeyad, International Advocacy Officer at Addameer in a commentary on how Palestinians have used hunger strikes to make a political point outlines...

After 50 years of occupation, Palestine is still steadfast and resisting

In an insightful article, Dr. Mustapha Barghouthi recount the 50 years “that passed since the Israeli army occupied the West Bank, including Jerusalem, the...

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...

Why Israelis must disrupt the occupation?

"One of the most disturbing aspects about the reality in Palestine is its normalcy. It has become normal to see Palestinians shot and killed, even...

Redefining anti-Semitism

For two decades, some Israeli officials and Israel partisans have worked to embed a new, Israel-focused definition of antisemitism in institutions around the world,...

Israel’s victory in the Six-Day War was a model of wartime media strategy

Reporting on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict is the ultimate challenge in international news. It demands a thick skin. In no other field of international diplomacy...

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Trump’s aid cuts have turned Gaza into a ‘time bomb,’ warns UNRWA chief

The chief of the UN agency for Palestinian refugees has slammed the US decision to cut funding to the organisation, designating it as a...

Al Mezan Briefing Paper: Effects of Aerial Spraying on Farmlands in the Gaza Strip

A briefing paper from Al Mezan points out the risks of chemical spraying of farmlands, by Israeli forces, in the conflict-stricken Gaza Strip. The...

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