Israel’s Settlement Regulation Bill violates International Law

Palestine Updates 19/2017 Editorial Comment  Israel’s Settlement Regulation Bill violates International Law (Based on articles from the “Jews for Justice in Palestine”* newsletter) “The Knesset has never before...

#IfNotNow

Palestine Updates 18/2017 Editorial Comment  #IfNotNow A recent, but radical, forward looking, phenomena is the emergence of more civil society groups from among Jewish people in Israel...

Whither justice and freedom for Palestine?

Whither justice and freedom for Palestine? According to international law, Palestine should now be a full-fledged state in the community of nations having fulfilled all...

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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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...