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jerusalem / refugees/immigration / opinion/analysis Monday September 29, 2014 23:07   image 1 image
Campaigns are being mounted by local and international groups against Israeli plans to expel 12,500 Bedouin-Palestinians from their homes in Jerusalem's so-called E1 area. Israel contends the expulsion is to improve Bedouin lives, although Israeli designs to expand area settlement are explicit. read full story / add a comment
israel / human rights / opinion/analysis Saturday September 20, 2014 21:48   image 1 image
Mossawa, the advocacy centre for Arab citizens in Israel, recently published its latest report on systematic discrimination suffered by the Arab community within Israel. The latest Israeli offensive in Gaza has triggered a worsening situation, with raised tensions and racist incitement against Palestinians. read full story / add a comment
israel / prisoners / opinion/analysis Friday September 19, 2014 22:39   image 1 image
The Israeli Prison Service maintains a systematic policy of medical negligence toward Palestinian detainees. read full story / add a comment
palestine / gaza siege / opinion/analysis Tuesday September 09, 2014 22:01   image 3 images
More than a week has passed since the ceasefire started and yet no significant easing of the blockade has been seen. Drones are still circulating over the rooftops, maybe carrying deadly cargo. read full story / add a comment
gaza strip / human rights / opinion/analysis Saturday September 06, 2014 21:45   image 2 images
With nearly all of its water now contaminated, with basic medicines lacking, and some 200,000 of its population unemployed, Gaza demands the lifting of the blockade. A delegation of 13 European members of parliament has been refused entry into the region by Israel. read full story / add a comment
palestine / non-violent action / opinion/analysis Friday August 29, 2014 23:12   image 1 image
For the past two months, Palestinians across the West Bank have been boycotting Israeli goods by increasing numbers, as popular campaigns have taken to the street to promote the movement. read full story / add a comment
gaza strip / internal unrest / opinion/analysis Tuesday August 26, 2014 13:09   image 1 image
Almost 69 percent of government and UN schools in the Gaza Strip were damaged by Israeli assaults. West Bank students began their school year in solidarity with Gaza counterparts. And, will Israel begin its school year as scheduled despite opposition from Israel's south? read full story / add a comment
hebron / israeli attacks / opinion/analysis Friday August 22, 2014 12:12   image 2 images
It’s late May [2013], and the air is stifling. Heat sizzles from the pavement, and Khalili youth, though well-adapted to these conditions, can be seen wiping sweat from their brows as they trek home from school. A few trickle through Checkpoint 56 into the Tel Rumeida neighborhood, formally designated Israeli-controlled territory under the Hebron Agreement. read full story / add a comment
gaza strip / israeli attacks / opinion/analysis Wednesday August 20, 2014 02:54   image 1 image
A few days before he was killed trying to disarm an unexploded Israeli missile, Hazem Abu Murad, the head of Gaza’s bomb squad, estimated that Israel had dropped between eighteen to twenty thousand tons of explosives on Gaza since 7 July. read full story / add a comment
Photo: Missing element activists
gaza strip / israeli attacks / opinion/analysis Sunday August 17, 2014 06:19   image 1 image
A group of Israeli activists, representing the ghosts of silent victims without faces or names, walked through the streets of Tel Aviv on August 12. Describing themselves as the “missing elements”, the activists asked questions not raised in Israel during the Gaza attack. read full story / add a comment
Palestinians sleep in the yard of a UN school in the northern Gaza Strip town of Beit Lahiya. (AFP archive photo)
gaza strip / human rights / opinion/analysis Sunday August 10, 2014 04:49   image 1 image
As an intense volley of rocket fire resumed across the borders of the Gaza Strip, just following the end of a 72-hour temporary truce on Friday, Gazans who had returned to their homes during the shortlived ceasfire are now, once again, seeking shelter at a number of local hospitals and schools -- to which some 200,000 people had previously fled, amdist near incessant Israeli shelling on Gaza's civilian infrastructure. read full story / add a comment
international / gaza siege / opinion/analysis Saturday August 02, 2014 13:53   image 1 image
US President Barrack Obama approached the press podium, Friday, shuffling the Western-backed civilian assault currently raging in the Gaza Strip into a deck of seemingly random issues, ranging from the crisis in Russia/Ukraine to US economy and 9/11 torture admissions. read full story / add a comment
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