Spain's United Left party has adopted the call for the global boycott of Israel (BDS), with the support of the Spanish Socialist Workers' Party, as members of the Castrillon City Council in the Asturias province voted in favour of the campaign.
In another feeble attempt of pretending to take action against Israel, the European Union (EU) is considering demanding reimbursement from Israel for the demolition of buildings donated to Palestinian bedouins in the E-1 area, Haaretz reported today.
Cyprus, Israel, and Greece held a “historic” summit on Thursday, during which they agreed to strengthen co-operation between the three countries and invited others to join them in promoting co-operation and peace in the region.
The UK government yesterday announced more details of its restrictions on public bodies regarding ethical procurement. According to BDS Movement, Palestinian boycott campaigners say the documents amount to an attempt to intimidate councils and universities but do not appear to introduce new legal obligations on public bodies.
The so-called "ban" would not in fact involve any criminal penalties. At worst it could mean some publicly-funded bodies – such as local councils and some universities – may face (ironically) sanctions, such as fines.
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