One by one, Palestine’s classic cinemas are being erased

Municipal bulldozers razed Nablus’ al-Assi cinema in late June after the abandoned property was purchased from its owners. It was the second Palestinian cinema...

Israelis and Palestinians are increasingly supportive of military action to end the Israeli-Palestinian conflict

A poll published Thursday showed that both .  Reactions from Palestinians to President Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital factored into the...

Cambridge University slammed by senior academics over ‘crackdown on free speech’ at student Palestine...

A group of senior academics has slammed Cambridge University for a “crackdown on free speech” after officials threatened to shut down a Palestine Society...

Palestinians, Israelis and diaspora Jews build West Bank protest

Around 300 Palestinians, Israelis and diaspora Jewish activists staged a direct action in the village of Sarura in the south Hebron hills of the...

UN Must Take Action to Stop Illegal Israeli Settlements – Special Rapporteur

The UN Security Council and the General Assembly must take active steps to ensure Israel complies with the Security Council resolution, according to which Israeli settlements in the...

State Dept. distances itself from ambassador saying Israel occupies mere ‘2% of West Bank’

The US still supports a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, the State Department has emphasized, distancing itself from claims by its Ambassador...

Widespread boycott drags down turnout in Palestinian elections

Turnout in the Palestinian local elections was about 50 percent, the Central Elections Commission (CEC) said after polls closed on Saturday. The elections were...

Indian-Jewish claiming to be ‘Lost Tribe’ to settle in Occupied Palestine

We now have a new group of “Jewish settlers” coming to lay claim to Palestinian land–only in this case they are coming all the...

Bethlehem mayor responds to deceptive Israeli report on Christmas Celebrations

The mayor of Bethlehem, lawyer Anton Salman made comments about an Israeli report which portrayed Bethlehem city as if it was celebrating Christmas and...

Opposition party: Israel measures in Palestinian territories ‘apartheid’

Zahava Gal-On, the leader of left-wing Israeli party Meretz, described the Israeli measures in the occupied Palestinian territories as “apartheid”, Quds Press reported yesterday. Gal-On...

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