Prime Minister Netanyahu’s policy of annexing parts of West bank lands.

Alarm bells were going off in European Union capitals when on Dec. 7 the Israeli Knesset passed, at a first hearing, the settlement regularization...

Ralph Nader writes to President Obama

Ralph Nader writes to President Obama saying: It's decision time for Israeli-Palestinian peace. Will it be too little too late? Or does this raise hopes...

Women list Israeli violations in Bedouin community of Umm Al-Kheir – Video

The Roles For Social Change Association (ADWAR), organized a media conference as part of the project to protect Bedouin Women and revive the UN...

UN condemns Israel for increased arbitrary detention of human rights activists

The United Nations Human Rights Office of the High Commissioner released a statement late last week condemning the “daily violations” of human rights and...

Sweden ‘to seek anti-settlement resolution’ during Security Council presidency in January

Sweden will seek to advance a UN Security Council resolution condemning Israeli settlements when it assumes the council presidency in January, Swedish Foreign Minister...

Israel among world’s worst jailers of journalists

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Group headed by Trump’s Israel envoy pick sued for war crimes

https://electronicintifada.net/blogs/ali-abunimah/group-headed-trumps-israel-envoy-pick-sued-war-crimes President-elect Donald Trump’s nominee for US ambassador to Israel is the head of an organization that is being sued by Palestinians for its role...

BDS impact round up for 2016

The year 2016 will be remembered by Palestinians and supporters of Palestinian freedom, justice and equality, among other things, as Israel’s year of waging...

Water situation in Gaza growing worse

With the Palestinian population approaching two million, a new World Bank report says that if no measures are taken by 2020, Gaza will no...

Palestinians light up Christmas tree in Bethlehem

Palestinians light up Christmas tree at Manger Square outside the Church of Nativity. View video: http://uk.reuters.com/video/2016/12/03/palestinians-light-up-christmas-tree-in?rpc=401&videoId=370622579&feedType=VideoRSS&feedName=TopNews&rpc=401&videoChannel=1

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