The Greek parliament is expected to vote in favour of recognising the state of Palestine today (Tuesday 22nd December 2015), providing a legislative stamp of approval to Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras’ longstanding support for the creation of an independent Palestinian state. The vote will come just days after the Greek parliament’s foreign affairs committee unanimously approved a non-binding motion to recognise Palestine.
The tripartite Greece – Cyprus – Israel agreement is considered of special economic and geopolitical importance by government sources. This agreement, which is the result of increasingly frequent contacts last year, is the second, after the tripartite agreement of Greece, Cyprus and Egypt.
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