Category Archives: Palestine

Is BDS replacing Iran as Israel’s blackmail card?

BDS – freedom, justice, equality Alan Hart spells out what the pro-Palestinian Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement must do in order to fend off Israel’s false charge of “anti-Semitism” and to become a potent weapon.

Repealing the Oslo agreements

Oslo cover for Jewish settlements Ruth Tenne explains why it is necessary to repeal the Oslo agreements between Israel and the Palestinians, and outlines the prerequisites Palestinian leaders must meet to win international support for their actions.

Palestinian dignity and solidarity

Tabghe Church arson Mazin Qumsiyeh writes: Tabghe Church

Israel razes Palestinian land in Wadi Fuqeen to prepare for new Jewish squatters project

Palestinian village of Wadi Fuqeen Nureddin Sabir, Editor, Redress Information

Hamas, Fatah must start communicating or forget dreams of freedom

Palestinian miscommunications Stuart Littlewood challenges Hamas and the Palestinian Authority to get a grip and reach out with news and briefings to those who are likely to use their material, including the alternative media.

“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.