Israel’s right to self-defense described as meaningless

Touching upon the bloody massacre of Palestinians by Zionist regime, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani described the so-called self-defense right of Israel as “meaningless.” Deploring silence...

70 Years On: Seeking a Hopeful Future in a Time of Yearning

On May 14th, 2018, FCNL (Friends Committee on National Legislation) joined several faith organizations to call on Israel to respect the rights of Palestinians...

Gaza resistance wins worldwide support

Armed only with strong voices and boundless determination, thousands of Palestinians from Gaza challenged for the fourth straight week the Israeli fence on April...

Israeli criticism of journalists on Gaza border conflicts with video

Israel's military has suggested that a photo it has distributed shows journalists are willingly being used as human shields by Palestinian militants during recent...

April 17th- Palestinian Prisoners Day op-ed

April 17 marks Palestinian Prisoners Day, when Palestinians remember their friends and family members held in Israeli prisons. Despite their growing numbers — currently...

Palestine in Pictures: March 2018

Twenty-two Palestinians were fatally wounded by Israeli occupation forces in the West Bank and Gaza Strip during the month of March. Eighteen Palestinians were...

Veteran IDF soldiers continue ‘Breaking the Silence’ despite Israeli government crack down

Fourteen years ago, Ido Evans-Paz was a young IDF combatant soldier. While stationed at the southernmost point of the West Bank, in 'Firing Zone...

Why Israel is a racist state

Supporters of Israel say it’s antisemitic to call Israel racist. They want to silence legitimate criticisms of its institutional racism against the Palestinians. Sarah...

Jerusalem conference: Has Trump ‘legalised occupation’?

" Donald Trump has degraded American influence by legitimising Israel’s belligerent occupation and ethnic cleansing of Palestine in defiance of international law, concluded a...

Gaza under siege: Business owners face jail time as economy crumbles

Mohamed Abu Beid, a clothing supplier, says that 2017 was one of his worst business years. After losing more than one million dollars, he...

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Israel ‘effectively declared itself an apartheid state’

Palestine Update  158 Opinion Israel ‘effectively declared itself an apartheid state’ Palestinian civil society reacts to Israel’s "Jewish Nation-State Law” which unambiguously defines Israel as a state...

Gaza Strip

Palestine Update  156 Special edition Gaza Strip The Gaza Strip, run by Hamas, is a poverty-stricken and overcrowded Palestinian coastal enclave under a crippling blockade by...

Israel uses legislation and judiciary to tighten occupation

Palestine Update  155 Opinion Israel uses legislation and judiciary to tighten occupationIn a normal society, laws are designed to serve the principal purposes and functions of...