Thousands protest Jerusalem decision in Washington

Thousands gathered near by the White House on Saturday to protest President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem al-Quds as the capital of Israel.The...

Israeli media plays up India’s silence on Palestine

Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Israel+ , its media has played up the fact that New Delhi was silent on Israel's ...

Councillors vote to fly Palestinian flag over Dublin’s City Hall

Dublin City councillors have voted to fly the Palestinian flag over City Hall as a gesture of solidarity. The motion proposed by People Before...

Atallah Hanna attacks the ones who gave away Muslim and Christian endowments in Palestine

The Archbishop of Sebastia from the Greek Orthodox Patriarchate of Palestine, Atallah Hanna, attacked anyone who had accepted to give away Christian or Muslim...

Israeli company threatens to cut West Bank electricity

The director of the Israel Electricity Corporation threatened on Tuesday to cut off the electricity supply to parts of the occupied West Bank due...

Japan contributes US$ 23 million to UNRWA

The Government of Japan has contributed US$ 23 million to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East,UNRWA....

War Crimes: B’Tselem Warns Netanyahu over Demolition of Palestinian Villages

Israeli rights group B’Tselem slammed the Israeli government’s plans to forcibly expel two Palestinian communities in the occupied West Bank, in a letter to...

US offered Israel secret peace deal in 2016 ‘but Netanyahu walked away’

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu turned down a regional peace initiative last year that was brokered by then-American Secretary of State John Kerry, in apparent...

Pope Francis inaugurates Palestinian embassy to Vatican

Pope Francis received Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in the Vatican and formally inaugurated the new Embassy of the State of Palestine to the Holy...

The Israeli soldiers breaking their silence, revealing the truth of occupied Palestine

Nadav Weiman dreamed of becoming a sniper in the Israeli military, but making that a reality opened his eyes to an unspoken truth: He’d...

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