Benjamin Netanyahu has secured his fourth term as Israel’s prime minister, thanks in no small part to his last-minute embrace of outright alarmism and intransigence. In the last few days of a bitter campaign, he vowed never to allow the creation of a Palestinian state and promised to continue building in occupied east Jerusalem.
The politics of Gaza's reconstruction was the topic of discussion at the UK House of Lords, in a seminar jointly organised by Middle East Monitor and the EuroPal Forum Which took place on Wednesday 3rd March 2015. Take Action | Read and sign the Open Letter in Support of Palestinian Rights
Dozens of aid agencies have called for international sanctions on Israel over its continued illegal blockade of the occupied Gaza Strip and the fact that six months after its deadly and devastating assault, there has been virtually no reconstruction in the territory.