More than two dozen British parliamentarians have urged the government to help thwart a possible Israeli demolition of an entire Palestinian village in the occupied West Bank.
Israeli occupation authorities have confirmed the detention without charge or trial for six months of Palestinian-French human rights defender Salah Hamouri. A researcher with prisoners rights group Addameer, Hamouri was detained by Israeli forces in the occupied West Bank in August.
Britain acknowledges that the Balfour Declaration was a Nakba, or catastrophe, for the Palestinians, the government’s Arabic spokesman Edwin Samuel has said.
Known as Germany’s deadliest weapons manufacturer, Heckler & Koch will no longer be selling guns to war zones or countries that are corrupt, including Israel, according to Maariv Hebrew newspaper.
The Palestinian Authority Education Minister has briefed a British delegation about the Israeli violations against the PA’s education system and its attempts to erase Palestinian identity, Safa News Agency reported on Tuesday. Sabri Saidam reiterated that the Israeli occupation authorities continue to damage the education of Palestinian children, especially in Jerusalem and Hebron.
A member of the Greek Melkite Catholic Patriarchate in Jerusalem warned an audience in London last week about the plight of Arab Christians under Israeli occupation. “The flight of Arab Christians from the holy land will turn churches into museums,” said Archimandrite Abdallah Giulio Brunella. Arab Christians, he explained, are being forced out from their place of origin.
PLO Executive Committee Member Dr. Hanan Ashrawi today met with a visiting delegation headed by British Parliamentarian Clive Lewis at the PLO Headquarters in Ramallah and welcomed them to Palestine.
A party with members in Israel’s government has just endorsed a plan to force Palestinians out of their homeland.Yet the European Union, which claims a moral mission to combat extremism, racism and xenophobia, is refusing to condemn it.
Prof Steven Salaita, who lost out on academic post over tweets against Israel, to speak at event
PLO Executive Committee Member Dr. Hanan Ashrawi yesterday met with Speaker of the Parliament of the Republic of Slovenia Dr. Milan Brglez at the National Assembly Building in Ljubliana.