50% of Gaza Beaches Polluted

Palestinians in the Gaza Strip can no longer enjoy clean water and air on the territory’s beaches due to high rates of pollution, the...

Israeli officials back shoot-to-kill policy of Palestinian suspects, says Human Rights Watch

Leading Israeli officials have been encouraging soldiers and police officers to kill Palestinians suspected of attacks regardless of whether lethal force is necessary, according...

Israel’s worthless price tag for the Aqsa uprising

After the humiliating setback at Al-Aqsa Mosque, it was inevitable that Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu would retaliate. His move has come sooner than...

Veteran IDF soldiers continue ‘Breaking the Silence’ despite Israeli government crack down

Fourteen years ago, Ido Evans-Paz was a young IDF combatant soldier. While stationed at the southernmost point of the West Bank, in 'Firing Zone...

‘Cultural Propaganda’: BDS Slams Bollywood for Embracing Israel

The South Asian arm of the pro-Palestinian boycott movement said Israel is turning to India and its film industry as BDS gains traction in...

US: Pro-Israel senator opposes anti-BDS legislation

Prominent Republican Senator Rand Paul expressed his opposition to a legislation that would punish those who choose to support a campaign to boycott Israel...

As pro-Palestinian pols win primaries, US Jews ask if it’s ‘a wave or a...

In recent weeks, three Democratic candidates highly critical of Israel have won elections; Jewish Democratic leaders deny a broader trend. Illhan Omar, who has...

Israeli army considering taking control of Palestinian areas in Jerusalem

Israeli military forces are considering taking control over Shu’fat refugee camp and Kafr Aqab areas, according to information obtained by Israeli daily Haaretz. Whilst...

Connecticut church’s interfaith group detained by Israel for holding Palestine flag

They went to Jerusalem to walk in the footsteps of Jesus and to witness for themselves the sites of the Holy Land. They ended...

Hamas chief: US may recognize Israel as ‘Jewish state’

The politburo chief of the Palestinian Islamic resistance movement, Hamas, says he has obtained confidential information that Washington may take new decisions regarding Jerusalem...

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Israel now occupies 85% of historic Palestine

Israel now occupies at least 85 per cent of the total area of historic Palestine, the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics (PCBS) has confirmed....

Palestine at the United Nations

Options, Risks and Chances of an Application for Full Membership and Recognition This autumn the Palestinian leadership intends to apply for Palestine to be accepted...

*Palästinenser demonstrieren online für den Land-Day*

Palestine Update Nr. 349 – 31.3.20 – Land-Day-Rally Meinung *Palästinenser demonstrieren online für den Land-Day* Eine Erinnerung in der „Electronic Intifada“ hat zum Höhepunkt, wie vor zwei...