Category Archives: Palestine

“It’s time for Palestine,” says Abbas as corruption runs out of control

Mahmoud Abbas corruption Stuart Littlewood says the political incompetence of Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas – whose mandate expired six years ago – as shown in his inept dealings with Israel, is matched only by his catalogue of maladministration and malfeasance.

Surviving in the “hell called Gaza”

Gaza Hell Stuart Littlewood describes, through the words of a Palestinian mother from the Gaza Strip, one family's situation in the aftermath of Israel's genocidal assaults – overwhelmed by death, destruction, grief and chronic deprivation.

Palestine at the International Criminal Court

International Criminal Court1 Lawrence Davidson assesses the potential and problems of the Palestinian request to the International Criminal Court to begin a preliminary investigation of Israel’s actions during the 2014 invasion of the Gaza Strip.

Palestine accession to Rome Statute and other international instruments

Nicolas Boeglin writes: On 6

Abbas’s big bluff on war crimes bid against Israel

Mahmoud Abbas options Jonathan Cook says while Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas’s resort to the UN and International Criminal Court are unlikely to end Israel’s occupation, he has no alternative other than dissolve the Palestinian Authority.

Palestinian dilly-dallying must stop

Mahmoud Abbas Jamal Kanj recalls the empty Palestinian threats, broken Israeli promises and United States collusion with Israel, and reminds the Palestinian leadership of the fate awaiting it if it does not act decisively.

Prosecute Israel – or let the people decide

International Criminal Court1 Jamal Kanj says the Palestinian Authority must use the momentum of European recognitions of Palestine as a state to take Israel to the International Criminal Court for its violations of international law.

Watch: Why is Jerusalem always on edge?

It seems like every violent incident

Loss of innocence: Gaza’s children tell their story through art

Rod Cox, a campaigner for justice

When did Israel cease fire?

The Palestine Solidarity Campaign