Palestinians in Hamas-run Gaza protest for 2nd day against economic deterioration

Hundreds of Palestinians demonstrated on Friday in the Gaza Strip for the second day in a row against the worsening economic situation in the...

Muslim activist claims Israel staged firebombing at holy site

Israeli authorities reopened the al-Aqsa Mosque to Muslim worshipers starting from dawn prayers on Wednesday, a day after police closed the entire site following...

PHRI Report Calls on Israel to Examine Impact of Medical Permit Denials on Women”

Ahead of International Women’s Day, Physicians for Human Rights Israel (PHRI) is releasing its report “Between the Hammer and the Anvil: Women’s Right to...

UNRWA Welcomes OIC decision to establish a “Waqf” Fund for Palestine refugees

The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) has welcomed with deep appreciation the establishment of a...

U.S Green Party Urges International Criminal Court to Prosecute Israel for Crimes Against Palestinians

Members of the Green Party United States traveled to the International Criminal Court (ICC) on Monday, November 29, 2018 to deliver a letter calling...

Afghanistan announces $1 million in aid to Palestinians

  Afghanistan will contribute one million US dollars to the United Nations Palestinian refugee agency. Afghanistan’s Foreign Minister Rabbani said. The announcement comes after the...

8 martyrs, 810 wounded and 500 detainees during February

Palestinian Center for Studies and Documentation has revealed that eight martyrs, including four children, were killed, 810 others were injured, 500 were arrested and...

Over 30 New York scholars and activists spied on by former Mossad agents

A 2017 attempt to scare New Yorkers believed to support boycotts for Palestinian rights with bogus ‘cease and desist’ letters was the work of...

Do Members of Congress Take Too Many Private Trips to Israel With AIPAC?

One of every three members of Congress boarding a jetliner on a privately-funded all-expense paid trip overseas has Israel as their final destination. Only...

UN report on Gaza protest killings must lead to action, says Amnesty

A report published by the UN Commission of Inquiry states that Israeli forces may have committed war crimes during protests in Gaza last year,...

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Israel’s political fault lines keep mounting

Palestine Update 226 Opinion Israel’s political fault lines keep mounting Every single item of news in this edition of Palestine Updates calls out Israel’s inflexible ways. Despite...

Israel depriving Palestinians of clean water – UN expert

Israel is depriving millions of Palestinians of access to a regular supply of clean water while stripping their land of minerals "in an apparent act...

UN experts urge Israel to rein in security forces

UN war crimes investigators called on Israel to stop its snipers using lethal force against protesters on the border with Gaza, as the anniversary...