ISRAEL KEEPS CLAMP DOWN ON PEACEFUL RESISTANCE

PLO Executive Committee Member Hanan Ashrawi denounced the state of Israel for deporting head of the Palestinian Federation of Chile Anwar Makhlouf, who is...

Israel settlements road to cut through East Jerusalem

Hundreds of Palestinians in the Jabal al-Mukaber area of occupied East Jerusalem say they are living in a state of anxiety and fear as...

Thousands join Bethlehem marathon for free movement rights

Usually tranquil, the city of Bethlehem sprang to life on March 31 as around 6,000 Palestinians and foreigners took part in the 5th Annual...

Irish town to twin with Beit Sahour

A town in Ireland has completed the first step towards twinning with Beit Sahour in the occupied West Bank. Kerry County Council has passed...

STARK photographs showing the lives of Palestinians form a new exhibition in Belfast

John McColgan, who along with wife and Riverdance producer Moya Doherty unveiled the Irish dance spectacular to the world as an interlude for the...

Palestinians oppose US solutions

The PLO Action Committee headed by Mahmoud Abbas rejects negotiations for a temporary Palestinian state The PLO Action Committee met in Ramallah Wednesday. The committee,...

Israel reopens sensitive Jerusalem holy site, but Muslims refuse to enter

Israel reopened an ultra-sensitive holy site Sunday closed after an attack that killed two policemen, but Muslim worshippers were refusing to enter due to...

Israeli justice minister considers bill to grant Benjamin Netanyahu immunity in case he faces...

Bethan McKernan - Independent - Israeli Justice Minister Ayalet Shaked has appeared to give her backing to a bill that would grant sitting premiers...

UK poll shows strong backing for Israel boycott

More than two in five of the British public view BDS – the boycott, divestment and sanctions movement for Palestinian rights – as a...

Palestinian civil society to file complaint before ICC

More than 50 Palestinian trade unions, associations and organizations plus 500 individual victims will file a complaint with the International Criminal Court (ICC) on...

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Imagine …if Rashida Tlaib, AOC and Ilhan Omar dictated a Middle East peace plan

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