Holy Sepulcher closed on Easter for first time since 1349

A few priests celebrated Holy Saturday at the Church of the Holy Sepulcher this year, following severe restriction on gatherings and movement due to...

Israel and the Palestinians: Architects of Their Own Destruction

Dr. Alon Ben-Meir is a professor of international relations at the Center for Global Affairs at NYU. He teaches courses on international negotiation and...

Israeli group finds PA, Hamas partly responsible for crisis

The Gisha organization, which released its report, “Hand on the Switch: Who’s Responsible for Gaza’s Infrastructure Crisis?” said the 1.8 million inhabitants of the...

Visualizing Palestine

Palestine has been transformed dramatically over the seven decades since the Nakba (‘catastrophe’) of 1947-49, when over 500 Palestinian towns and villages were depopulated...

Why are Israel’s allies suddenly concerned about its latest annexation?

Israel has repeatedly stolen Palestinian territory throughout its seven-decade history Israel’s announcement of plans to annex 30 percent of the occupied West Bank has caused...

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The Palestinian national movement was created and sustained by refugees, and it always defined its struggle as a battle not for statehood per se,...

Palestinians to mark Nakba Day for first time digitally

On the eve of the Palestinian people’s catastrophe or Nakba anniversary, the Ramallah-based higher national committee for marking the Nakba, called on all Palestinian...

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"Photo Kegham" was known all over Gaza. As one of the territory's first phtographers, the Armenian Kegham Djeghalian opened a photo studio in Gaza...

International Law Experts explain why administration is against international law

In 2016, a group of scholars and an Italian judge started athree-year research project on Israel’s law and practice of administrative detention in the...

Historic Video Unearthed: The Arab American Plan to Defeat America’s Jews

The Arab American Institute outlined a plan to undermine pro-Israel support in America — and it worked. Around 1990, James Zogby, president of the Arab American Institute, traveled...

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New all population Israeli-Palestinian survey: 45% of those living between the Jordan River and...

Palestine Update 461 New all population Israeli-Palestinian survey: 45% of those living between the Jordan River and the Mediterranean Sea believe “apartheid” is an appropriate...

.Analysis: “If Israel has committed no war crimes, then why does it refuse the...

By Professor Kamel Hawwash for Middle East Monitor: On 5 February, Palestinians saw a long tunnel open and a light flicker in the distance for justice. The International...

Organization Sign-On Form: Petition #SaveSheikhJarrah

Palestine Update 460 Organization Sign-On Form: Petition #SaveSheikhJarrah Palestine Updates readers to sing and disseminate widely In Solidarity, Ranjan Solomon The link is here: https://forms.gle/fR45xfhmrfgmZvGb8