Justice delayed and justice denied – World still soft pedals the occupation

Palestine Updates 15/2017 Editorial comment In Washington DC, Trump and Obama sang different tunes. Trump stood fast by his reckless ideas about Israel’s supremacy. Obama made...

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...

Will unity of Palestinian parties survive hurdles and external meddling?

Palestine Updates 13/2017 Editorial Comment In the midst of events and further attacks from Israel, a few things stand out. The Vatican now has an Embassy...

French peace conference for Palestine-Israel ends up as damp squib

Palestine Updates 12/2017 Editorial Comment In this edition of Palestine Updates, we share with you an Opinion piece on why the French peace conference for Palestine-Israel...

Hold Israel to a higher standard that we also have to hold ourselves to...

Palestine Updates 11/2017 Hold Israel to a higher standard that we also have to hold ourselves to as well  (Jill Stein)*  On the question of the ‘Rule...

Israel’s desperate oppression tactics don’t diminish boycott

Palestine Updates 10/2017 Editorial comment   Israel’s desperate oppression tactics  On January 6th, it seemed Eastern Christian denominations would enjoy a relatively hassle-free Christmas. Restrictions were tolerable with...

Israel’s mounting dysfunctionality – – Also a tribute to Archbishop Hilarion Capucci

Palestine Updates 8 Editorial comment Palestine Update begins with a tribute to the Late Greek Melkite Archbishop Hilarion Capucci who fought for Palestinian rights and died...

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Palestine Updates 8 Editorial comment Palestine Update begins with a tribute to the Late Greek Melkite Archbishop Hilarion Capucci who fought for Palestinian rights and died...

Constructing hope for 2017 on the foundations of shifting public perceptions

Palestine Updates 7 Editorial comment We begin the year by wishing readers of Palestine Update a year of hope and political transformation for the Palestinians. 50...

In the aftermath of the UN Security Council abstention by the US

Palestine Updates 6 Editorial comment “Hysterical” is the solitary word that describes PM Netanyahu’s reaction to the UN Security Council vote. Israel has threatened Palestine with...

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*Israel sollte den Eurovision Song Contest nicht durchführen*

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