Students and staff at the SOAS school of the University of London have approved an academic boycott of Israel during a week-long referendum, ended with 73 percent voting for and 27 percent voting against the 'Yes' campaign to boycott Israel.
On Wednesday, head of Hamas-affiliated institution Azzam Tamimi reported that Hamas leader Khaled Mashal was invited to London by Middle East Quartet envoy Tony Blair- former British prime minister- with the aim of discussing a long-term truce with Israel.
Sami Abdel-Shafi, senior fellow for the Middle East and North Africa program at UK think tank Chatham House, urged the EU to change its current approach towards ways of boosting Palestinian economic development being ultimately hindered by ‘dysfunctional peace process’ as he explained in a new research paper he recently published.
Every year since 1977 the United Nations has observed the International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People on 29 November. EuroPal Forum invites you to a seminar on “the UN Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People: How to end 70 years of injustice?"