Palestinians Mark 72 Years Of The Nakba

By Yumna Patel, Mondoweiss. -

Friday marked the 72nd anniversary of the Nakba, or ‘catastrophe’ in Arabic, signifying the mass displacement of Palestinians from their homelands in 1948.  Every year on May 15, the day after [...]

Nakba Day: Oppose The Israeli Annexation Of West Bank Settlements 

By Howie Hawkins, Popular Resistance. -

It is time for the United States to end its bipartisan blanket support for Israeli policies that violate the human rights of Palestinians. At this critical moment, where Israel has announced its [...]

Israel Prepares For Annexation Of The West Bank

By Jeremy Salt, Intrepid Report. -

Since the election of Donald Trump in 2016, Israel and its global lobbies have had an extraordinary run of success. In the US and Canada, the passage of laws against the BDS movement; US [...]

Israel May Ask For Double Its Usual $3.8 Billion From The US This Year

By Alison Weir, If Americans Knew. -

Breaking Defense, a digital magazine that covers military issues, reports that Israel may ask for its U.S. aid early, possibly in a lump sum that could be as high as $7.6 billion. This would [...]

Settler Violence In West Bank Rises Noticeably In April

By B'Tselem, Days of Palestine. -

Human rights center B'Tselem said that Israeli settlers have stepped up their attacks against Palestinians in the occupied West Bank during April despite the coronavirus crisis. B’Tselem said [...]

Pandemic Lays Bare Israel’s Systemic Racism

By Diana Buttu, Electronic Intifada. -

As I sit in my house in Haifa, quarantined, like others around the world, I cannot help but recall a previous experience under Israeli-imposed curfew. Eighteen years ago, during March and [...]

US And Israel Team Up To Thwart War Crimes Probes

By Maureen Clare Murphy, Electronic Intifada. -

The US secretary of state’s threats to sanction two employees working for the chief prosecutor of the International Criminal Court and their families last month may have been the opening salvoes [...]

Sanitizing War Crimes: Palestine, Israel And COVID–19

By Bilal Farah & Adam Zeineddine, -

Despite the Jerusalem Post calling the strip the “safest place in the world” because of its isolation, last Sunday it had its first nine confirmed cases. The virus started in Gaza when two [...]

Israel attacks Palestinians As They Fight COVID-19

By Ali Abunimah, The Electronic Intifada. -

As of Tuesday, there were 119 confirmed coronavirus cases among Palestinians, the vast majority of them in the occupied West Bank, though the number of cases is growing in Gaza. According to [...]

Israel Confiscates Tents Designated For Clinic In The West Bank

By Communities Facing Expulsion,  B'Tselem. -

Northern Jordan Valley - This morning, Thursday, 26 March 2020, at around 7:30 am, officials from Israel’s Civil Administration in the West Bank arrived with a military jeep escort, a bulldozer [...]

Coronavirus In Gaza: Just 40 ICU Beds For Two Million People Under Siege

By David Hearst, -

Hospitals all over the western world are bracing for a tsunami of intensely ill patients suffering from breathing difficulties due to the Coronavirus. In Britain, car companies are scrambling to [...]

Israel Violating Law When It Comes To Coronavirus And Palestinian People

By Staff, -

Israel is legally responsible for providing health services to ensure the safety of Palestinians in the occupied territories during the fight against the coronavirus, a senior United Nations [...]

Israel Kills 10,000th Palestinian Since 2000, US Media Largely Ignore It

By Alison Weir, -

Israeli forces invading Palestinian Territory have just killed a 15-year-old unarmed Palestinian boy. A sniper shot him in the head with an expanding bullet. This is the 10,000th Palestinian [...]

Israel And Liberal International Criminal Court Hypocrisy

By Staff, -

Just when you think Canadian government hypocrisy could hit no greater heights, the Liberals launch a double standards rocket to the stars. The Trudeau government recently pressed the [...]