Scores of Palestinian prisoners pledge to join Fatah-led mass hunger strike

After Fatah-affiliated Palestinians held in Israeli prisons organized a mass hunger strike to take place on Palestinian Prisoners Day later this month, scores of...

Israeli prisons brace for mass Palestinian hunger strike

As over a thousand Palestinians held in Israeli prisons prepared to begin a mass hunger strike called by an imprisoned senior Fatah member, Israel’s...

Israel to close West Bank, Gaza for Israeli independence day

Israeli authorities will implement a closure on the occupied West Bank and besieged Gaza Strip beginning Saturday night for Israel’s independence day. An Israeli...

Indonesian foundation collects coins for Palestine

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Israel THREATENS Ailing Detainees; End Your Strike To Get Medical Treatment

How much worse can political immorality get? The Prison Authority of the Ohali Kidar, one of Israel’s infamous prisons, has been blackmailing the hunger-striking Palestinian...

Life is not normal for Palestinians say Holy Land Bishops

The Catholic bishops of the Holy Land have joined in a statement warning against the acceptance of the status quo in relations between Israel...

ILO presses for urgent action to provide decent work for Palestinian workers

A multitude of obstacles arising out of 50 years of Israeli occupation dominate the everyday reality of working women and men and their families...

Extremists Vandalize Palestinian Cars in East Jerusalem

A number of Palestinian cars had their tires slashed and racist graffiti was painted on others in two different places in occupied Jerusalem on...

Israeli culture minister walks out on work by Mahmoud Darwish

Miri Regev, Israel’s minister of culture and sports, walked out on an awards ceremony after an artist performed a song based on a work...

20 Israelis arrested for trying to enter Joseph’s Tomb in Nablus

Israeli settlers escorted by Israeli police and border police forces changed the name of the Damascus Gate-area Sultan Suleiman Street in occupied East...

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