The Walled Off Hotel. Photographer: Hazem Bader/AFP/Getty Images

Palestinians want tourists to spend time on the West Bank

And now a message from the Palestinian Authority: Walk in the footsteps of Jesus, enjoy some savory hummus and stuffed grape leaves, and please,...

Palestinians to claim Tomb of Patriarchs on UN Heritage List

The World Heritage Committee is set to debate inscribing the Old City of Hebron – including its Tomb of the Patriarchs – to the...

A letter to Churches and to Palestine Solidarity Groups around the world who seek...

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What’s left of peace- a touristic approach

With the two-state solution in peril 50 years after the West Bank was occupied by Israel, the half-Jewish, half-Palestinian author Claire Hajaj walks a...

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...

PA condemns Israel aggression on World Heritage Site in West Bank

The Palestine Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities condemned yesterday the attack on a Palestinian tourist site in the village of Battir, one of the...

Conferences and Witness Trips

Come and See Israel/Palestine Witness Trip May 10, 2017 to May 22, 2017 Experience the daily life of Palestinians living under Israeli occupation: the wall, settlements,...

West Bank walking trail highlights Palestinian heritage, culture

A group of Palestinians and foreign tourists departed April 19 on a 21-day hiking expedition to explore the history and sites of the West Bank. The trail they followed is...

Israel working to thwart Palestinian bid to join UN tourism body as member state

Amid Palestinian threats to turn to international organizations if there is no movement on the diplomatic process, Israel is bracing for an expected Palestinian...

Israel’s Exploitation of Palestinian Tourism and International Complicity: Tourism as a Tool to Normalize...

This publication highlights the exploitation of tourism as a tool to whitewash Israel's ongoing occupation and colonization of Palestine. It describes how Israel de-develops...

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A collapsed deal of the century and a blank US diplomacy

Palestine Update 259 Opinion A collapsed deal of the century and a blank US diplomacy In a recent article, Haaretz has described Trump’s Bahrain Debacle as a...

Die deutsche Geschichte verhindert Gerechtigkeit für Palästina

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Wie können Dichter den Kampf Palästinas ausdrücken

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