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...

Ushering in Christmas 2016  – Call for hope and justice

Palestine Updates 5 Editorial Preface Christmas celebrations in Palestine will naturally be boosted by the gift of a UN Security Council demanding as halt to settlements....

UN Security Council demands end to Israeli settlements

Palestine Updates 4        - US abstains in demanding Israel to halt settlements on Palestinian land -              ...

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...

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 -...

Announcing the launch of PALESTINE UPDATES

Dear sisters and brothers, Announcing the launch of PALESTINE UPDATES This is a letter to announce the launch of PALESTINE UPDATES. The first of our newsletters...

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The times they are a changing

Palestine Update 476 The times they are a changing Writing in Aljazeera, Anchal Vohra describes how “Israel’s detention of Palestinian activists and journalists is reinvigorating peaceful...

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

Palestine Update 474 Israel will be probed and held accountable Why Israeli progressives have started to talk about ‘apartheid’ The latest chapter in the Israel-Palestine conflict unfolded...