Protests meets repression

Palestine Updates 39/2017 Opinion Protests meets repression The prisoners In a startling report from Middle East Eye, Israeli reactions to the Palestinian prisoners' strike have bordered on the...

Human rights violations mount and resistance grows

Palestine Updates 2 Editor’s preface This is the first news version of Palestine Updates from Goa, India. India may seem a distance away from Palestine -...

Wir müssen beide Völker von der Besetzung befreien.

Palestine Updates Nr.46 – 30. Mai 2017  Wir müssen beide Völker von der Besetzung befreien.  Meinung In einer massiven Demonstration versammelten sich israelische Sprecher, israelische Künstler...

Muting prayers is denying religious identity and ritual Israel seeks to enact another law...

Palestine Updates 27/2017 Editorial Comment Muting prayers is denying religious identity and ritual Israel seeks to enact another law in violation of religious freedom The Knesset (Israel’s Parliament)...

Stellungnahme von Kairos Palestine zum Hungerstreik der Gefangenen

Palestine Update Nr. 38 Kairos Palestine Stellungnahme von Kairos Palestine zum Hungerstreik der Gefangenen „Unsere Vision ist, dass jedermann als menschliches Wesen seine Würde und Freiheit...

Cultural resistance is a non-violent form of assertion and resistance

Palestine Updates 14/2017 Editorial Comment With a rich and diverse culture that goes deep into their roots as a people, Palestinians are increasingly discerning new cultural...

Israel steps up punitive actions against, but world pressure steadily mounts

Opinion Israel steps up punitive actions against, but world pressure steadily mounts To Israel, the rule of law seems irrelevant judging by its abrasive actions. Law...

Growing intolerance punctuates occupation

Palestine Update 3 Editorial preface This issue of Palestine Update brings you news of growing intolerance from power centres in Israel against the Palestinian people. It...

Fifty years on, Palestinian peace is more than geography

Palestine Updates 48 Opinion Fifty years on, Palestinian peace is more than geography It is  known as ‘The Naksa’, meaning setback or defeat. The June 1967 War,...

Power denies justice; still ingenious struggles emerge

Palestine Updates 28/2017 Editorial CommentPower denies justice; still ingenious struggles emerge The UN has often spoken tough on Israel’s system and practices of apartheid. A new...

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Lawyer who says Palestinians don’t exist sues San Francisco university

A lawyer who denies that Palestinians exist is suing San Francisco State University, alleging the administration there fosters a hostile environment for Jewish students....

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Israel to unsettle thousands of settlement units

Benjamin Netanyahu has reportedly instructed that plans for thousands of housing units in the capital, including many in East Jerusalem, be activated, ending a...