Day: 13/09/2018

Palestine, Israel and the Oslo Accords: What you need to know

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For many, the Oslo Accords brought the hope of peace in the Middle East. What went wrong?

Source: Palestine, Israel and the Oslo Accords: What you need to know

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Church groups outraged as US denies critical support to Jerusalem hospitals

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US President Donald Trump’s decision to redirect $25 million earmarked for Palestinians in East Jerusalem hospitals to “high-priority projects elsewhere” leaves seriously ill patients caught in the middle of “political blackmail.”

Source: Church groups outraged as US denies critical support to Jerusalem hospitals

Four Tet, Caribou and The Black Madonna join dozens of DJs in cultural boycott of Israel – NME

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Fourtet, Caribou and The Black Madonna are among the DJs who have joined together for the ‘DJs for Palestine’ movement.

Source: Four Tet, Caribou and The Black Madonna join dozens of DJs in cultural boycott of Israel – NME

How Israel’s bogus definition of anti-Semitism shuts down free speech

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Israel lobby reactions to Labour Party’s acceptance of controversial anti-Semitism definition are stunningly dishonest.

Source: How Israel’s bogus definition of anti-Semitism shuts down free speech

PressTV-Paralyzed Palestinian sentenced to 35 years in prison

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An Israeli court has sentenced a paralyzed young Palestinian man to 35 years in prison on charges of stabbing two police officers near the Old City of Jerusalem al-Quds.

Source: PressTV-Paralyzed Palestinian sentenced to 35 years in prison

The Deal that Lurks Behind the Calm: US, Israel Seek to Exploit Palestinian Divisions and Create More of Them

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Trump’s “deal of the century,” which lurks behind the calm in Gaza is a deal with and for everybody except the Palestinian people.

Source: The Deal that Lurks Behind the Calm: US, Israel Seek to Exploit Palestinian Divisions and Create More of Them

US Shuttering PLO Offices Part of Plan ‘to End Palestine Altogether’

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When the US announced Monday it would be closing the Palestine Liberation Organization’s (PLO) Washington, DC, offices, it did so under the aegis of forwarding the Trump administration’s peace plan for the Middle East. One historian told Radio Sputnik Tuesday that the real goal was “to bring about an end to Palestine altogether.”

Source: US Shuttering PLO Offices Part of Plan ‘to End Palestine Altogether’