Arab League Calls For Negotiating Mechanism to Establish Palestinian State

The Arab League underlined the need to maintain the process of reconciliation to end divisions among Palestinians and reunite the institutions in order to...

US freezes $125 million in funding to Palestinian refugees: Report

The US has reportedly cut off $125 million in funding for a UN agency that provides aid to Palestinian refugees, less than a week...

Thousands gather across occupied territories to mark Palestinian Prisoners’ Day

Israeli troops used rubber bullets and teargas to suppress a demonstration in the occupied West Bank city of Bethlehem. Some 1,500 people were taking part...

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...

Palestinians submit Israel ‘war crime’ evidence to ICC

Four Palestinian human rights groups have submitted a 700-page communication to the International Criminal Court (ICC), alleging that high-level Israeli officials have been complicit...

Award-Winning Filmmakers Donate Film Screening Proceeds to BDS Movement

Award-winning British filmmakers Ken Loach, Rebecca O’Brien and Paul Laverty have donated proceeds from screenings of their latest film “I, Daniel Blake” to the...

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...

Israel working to thwart Palestinian bid to join UN tourism body as member state

Israel is bracing for an expected Palestinian bid to seek full state membership next week in the United Nations’ World Tourism Organization. UNWTO is...

EU Pledges to Continue to Fund UNRWA

“The EU is committed to secure the continuation and sustainability of the agency’s work which is vital for stability and security in the region,"...

The challenge of having four sons in prison

The families of the Palestinian prisoners face very difficult living conditions on the social, economic and humanitarian level. They face the problem of non-reunification...

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Palestine Update 255 Comments German history obstructs Palestinian justice By passing a resolution equating the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement against Israel with anti-Semitism, Germany allowed its...

Israel fumbles with the music as Kushner dances on one foot

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