Palestinian lawyer’s plea bargain as Israel ‘persecutes rights defenders

A Palestinian lawyer signed a plea deal earlier this week in order to avoid a prison sentence for his alleged involvement with the Popular...

Israel reprimands South Africa over Israel Apartheid Week

South Africa’s Ambassador Sisa Ngombane has been "summoned", according to Israeli media reports, following the recent #IsraeliApartheidWeek campaign in SA (click here).  "The Israeli...

Palestinians aim to “break wall of silence” with hunger strike

Two Palestinians being held in extreme isolation are undertaking hunger strikes to draw attention to their cases. Kifah Quzmar, 27, announced his hunger strike...

145 party members in UK support Black Jewish pro-Palestinian activist

“I am Jackie Walker” – 145 Labour Palestine supporters tell party leadership: “I too am guilty” Against the background of calls for Ken Livingstone’s...

HAMAS ACCEPTS A PALESTINE STATE ON 1967 BORDERS

Hamas dropped its longstanding call for Israel's destruction and instead would accept the formation of a Palestinian state along the 1967 borders in the...

Palestinians urge boycott in solidarity with hunger strikers

The committee of Palestinian prisoner families in the West Bank city of Nablus has called for the boycott of the upcoming municipal elections in...

Republicans marking Bobby Sands anniversary show solidarity with Palestinian hunger strike

REPUBLICANS across the country came onto the streets last wek to mark the 36th anniversary of the death of IRA and H-Block martyr Bobby...

Israel must apologize for ‘Nakba,’ says top PA negotiator

Palestinian negotiator Saeb Erekat said on Sunday that Israel must recognize that its founding in 1948 was a “catastrophe” for the Palestinians and apologize...

Palestinians refuse to be intimidated into abandoning resistance

Less than two weeks after Palestinian, Israeli, and international activists set up the Sumud Freedom Camp in the southern occupied West Bank district of...

End of the Palestinian Hunger Strike: what they won, how it ended and what...

FORTY days after the Palestine hunger strike began, negotiations between Marwan Barghouti and Israeli prison authorities, as well as the Palestinian Authority security apparatus...

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The Fumbling King of Palestine: Palestinians are defeating the Oslo Culture

Palestine Update 475 The Fumbling King of Palestine: Palestinians are defeating the Oslo Culture by Ramzy Baroud *      Oslo generation wants justice   The political discourse of Mahmoud Abbas, the head...

Israel will be probed and held accountable

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Palestine Update 473 Poll Release: The US Debate on Israel/Palestine is changing “With attention focused on the most recent deadly violence that erupted between Israelis and Palestinians,...