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...

A question of occupation, fascism, and colonialism – not just “Us and them”

Israel is vigorously singling out international In truth, the world is at best indifferent to the ongoing violent oppression of Palestinians; at worst, it...

IDF uses stun grenades, tear gas to disperse rally in support of Palestinian hunger...

The Israeli Defense Force (IDF) used stun grenades and fired tear gas to disperse a rally in support of hunger striking Palestinian inmates in...

UN says there is ‘urgent need’ to address crisis in Gaza in latest report

In a report issued ahead of a United Nations meeting to discuss the situation in the occupied Palestinian territory, the United Nations Special Coordinator...

Teenage Palestinian girl ‘executed in cold blood,’ witnesses say

Palestinians who witnessed Israeli border police shooting and killing 16-year-old Fatima Afif Abd al-Rahman Hjeiji in occupied East Jerusalem on Sunday evening said the...

South African leaders on solidarity hunger strike with Palestinian prisoners

As the mass hunger strike by Palestinian prisoners now on its 27th day continues, several South African politicians, journalists and activists have declared a...

Tenth annual Palestinian festival of literature fights a ‘Cultural Siege’

The tenth annual Palestinian Festival of Literature (PalFest) took place this week, marking the 50th anniversary of the Occupation. The event featured well-known international...

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...

Eurovision has shown us BDS reaches Israeli psyche

A long-standing question from Eurovision viewers has been, how come Israeli musicians take part in the competition when it is not even in Europe?...

Gaza’s ticking sewage bomb

The Israeli Defense Cabinet’s decision to scale back power supply to Gaza (with Liberman one of its main instigators) could result in a military...

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Indian groups convey solidarity with the Palestinians on Nakba Day

This is a letter to Kairos Palestine from an informal collective of civil society groups, churches, and individuals calling for justice on the 70th...

UNHCR to investigate Israeli killing unarmed protesters in Gaza

The UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) passed a resolution on Friday May 18, ruling on the dispatch of a team of investigators to probe...

“Poverty compounding health challenges for Palestine refugees “ UN

Non-communicable diseases such as diabetes, hypertension, cancer and smoking-related ailments, account for the majority of the chronic health problems confronting Palestine refugees across the...