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international / international politics / news report Tuesday September 30, 2014 22:09   image 1 image
Executive PLO member Dr. Hanan Ashrawi responded to Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu's recent UN address by saying that he blatantly manipulated the facts in comparing Hamas with the "Islamic State" terrorist group, according to Ma'an. read full story / add a comment
international / israeli politics / news report Tuesday September 30, 2014 11:29   image 1 image
Member of the Central Committee of the Fateh movement Azzam al-Ahmad said the Palestinian bid for ending the Israeli occupation would be submitted to the United Nations Security Council within three weeks, but needs nine positive votes and no veto in order to pass. read full story / add a comment
international / international politics / news report Tuesday September 30, 2014 08:30   image 1 image
Members of the Palestinian UN General Assembly in New York received rejection status from the US, Britain and Australia, with regard to the recognition of a Palestinian state based on the borders of 1967. read full story / add a comment
international / international politics / news report Tuesday September 30, 2014 07:49   image 2 images
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu condemned the United Nations Human Rights Council for its refusal to accept Israel's actions in the Gaza Strip, on Monday, saying that it encouraged resistance fighters to use human shields as a war tactic. read full story / add a comment
international / non-violent action / news report Monday September 29, 2014 03:10   image 1 image
The Steering Committee of the United Church of Christ Palestine Israel Network, on Sunday, called on the United Church of Christ Board, United Church of Christ Pension Boards, United Church Funds, Conferences, local churches, members and other related United Church of Christ entities to divest any holdings in companies profiting from the occupation of the Palestinian Territories by the state of Israel. read full story / add a comment
international / israeli politics / news report Sunday September 28, 2014 01:46   image 1 image
The United States and Tel Aviv strongly denounced the Friday speech of President Mahmoud Abbas at the UN General Assembly calling for ending the ongoing Israeli occupation and violations, dubbing it as “counterproductive," a “unilateral move” and “provocative.” read full story / add a comment
international / international politics / news report Saturday September 27, 2014 19:35   image 1 image
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said, during a speech at the United Nations' 69th annual General Debate, on Friday, that a return to direct negotiations was impossible and accused Israel of committing genocide. read full story / add a comment
international / israeli politics / news report Friday September 26, 2014 19:22   image 1 image
A resolution proposed by 18 Arab member states, expressing concern about Israel's nuclear arsenal was defeated again, on Thursday, at the annual general conference of the UN's International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA). read full story / add a comment
international / israeli politics / news report Friday September 26, 2014 06:56   image 1 image
Following successive ongoing international campaigns to achieve boycott divestment and sanctions on Israel in different countries around the world, especially in colleges, the Israeli government is now acting on an extensive strategy that includes Israeli reservist soldiers, to recap its losses. read full story / add a comment
international / palestinian politics / news report Friday September 26, 2014 04:00   image 1 image
During his speech at the United Nations, on Friday, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas intends to present a bid aiming at setting a timeline for ending Israel’s illegitimate occupation, and establishing an independent Palestinian State. read full story / add a comment
international / palestinian politics / news report Thursday September 25, 2014 18:11   image 1 image
The rival Palestinian political factions of Hamas and Fateh reached a "comprehensive" agreement, on Thursday, to implement the return of their unity government in Gaza, after just two days of talks in Cairo, according to negotiators from both sides. read full story / add a comment
international / human rights / news report Wednesday September 24, 2014 20:55   image 2 images
The Russell Tribunal on Palestine (RToP) began an extraordinary session, Wednesday morning, with the aim of addressing Israel’s crimes during the latest aggression on the Gaza Strip. read full story / add a comment
international / palestinian politics / news report Wednesday September 24, 2014 20:00   image 1 image
Both the Hamas and Fateh Palestinian political movements met in Cairo, on Wednesday, with the aim of fully implementing a reconciliation agreement signed in April, according to Egyptian officials. read full story / add a comment
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