Israel’s ban on Palestinian citizens of Israel entering Al-Aqsa ‘illegal,’ rights group says

Israeli rights group Adalah released a statement on Wednesday, calling Israel’s ban on residents of the Palestinian majority town of Umm al-Fahm in Israel...

Hamas pledges to ‘crush’ Israel if Gaza attacked

The Palestinian Islamic resistance movement, Hamas, has pledged to “crush Israel in case it wages another war on the besieged Gaza Strip. Israeli media reports cited...

Artists boycott Israel sponsored festival in Germany

Four artists have cancelled their scheduled performances at an international festival in Berlin citing the festival’s partnership with the Israeli embassy and their support...

‘International law clearly on the side of Palestinians’

A former United Nations human rights investigator and emeritus professor of international law at Princeton University in the US said it was “clear that...

Settlers setup illegal outpost on Palestinian land near Bethlehem

Illegal settlers today setup several caravans along the fence between the illegal Jewish-only settlement of Beitar Illit and the occupied Palestinian village of Nahalin,...

100 years after Balfour

Whereas in the past, the fate of the region was largely dictated by outside powers, today the region’s destiny lies mostly in the hands...

Swedish activist begins one year trek to Palestine

A pro-Palestinian Swedish activist started a 4,800 kilometre trek to Palestine to raise awareness of the ongoing Israeli occupation on 5 August. Benjamin Ladra...

Israel goes on a detention rampage

Israeli forces detained at least 15 Palestinians during overnight raids across the occupied West Bank between Tuesday and Wednesday. Palestinian Prisoner’s Society (PPS) reported that...

Palestinian Authority slams COGAT for ‘systemic colonial occupation’

The Palestinian Authority (PA) ministers’ cabinet denounced on Tuesday the Israeli Civil Administration, tasked with carrying out numerous Israeli policies in the occupied Palestinian...

Building resilience through eco-tourism

A group of Bedouin youth living in the desert of Palestine have created an eco-tourism initiative - Sahari Eco Tourism - to support their...

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„Balfour“ war ein politisches Blutbad: Jetzt muss UK Buße tun, Kirchen schützen und sich...

Palestine Update Nr. 63 – 13. August 2017 – Balfour Meinung „Balfour“ war ein politisches Blutbad: Jetzt muss UK Buße tun, Kirchen schützen und sich für...

Don’t do injustice to Gaza

More than three years ago, Gaza lived through an indescribable inferno due to criminal Israeli aggression, which resulted in the martyrdom of 2,250 people,...

Israel suspends contentious settlement law as it demolishes homes in Naqab

Israel froze a controversial settlement law that legalizes dozens of Jewish settlements built on private Palestinian land, which the UN labeled a “thick red...