British-based Palestinian journalist and Chairman of EuroPal Forum Zaher Birawi today announced a groundbreaking victory over the risk intelligence firm World-Check. Previously owned by Thomson Reuters, as part of a 2018 deal with the Blackstone Group the ownership of World-Check was transferred to Refinitiv, one of the world’s largest providers of financial data and infrastructure.
France on Tuesday condemned Israel's plan to advance construction of 800 more Jewish settler homes in the occupied West Bank in a move to cement the projects shortly before pro-settlement US President Donald Trump leaves office, reports Reuters.
On December 9, 30 leading German cultural institutions issued a statement opposing a resolution directed against the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement passed by the German parliament (Bundestag) a year and a half ago. More than 1,000 artists from Germany, Israel and around the world have lent their support to the statement.
The French Development Agency (AFD) has been targeted by a pro-Israel lobby group for donating almost $10 million last year to a Palestinian organisation to promote good government practice in the occupied West Bank.
In an interview with the Jewish Chronicle, Tzipi Hotovely, Israel’s ambassador to the United Kingdom and former Israeli settlement affairs minister, has called on the British government to move its embassy to Jerusalem, defended the settlements, and said that Brexit would help trade between the nations.
On 23 November 2019, EuroPal Forum and Middle East Monitor co-hosted a conference at the Holiday Inn Bloomsbury in London on the relations between Europe and Palestine. A first of its kind, the conference brought together individuals at the forefront of discourse on Palestine in
As the European Court of Justice (ECJ) rules that European Union countries must identify products made in Israeli settlements in the occupied Palestinian territory, MEMO and EuroPal Forum are hosting a conference to discuss the EU’s position on major issues related to the occupat