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Palestinian 16-year-old Ahed Tamimi is the latest child victim of Israel’s occupation | Harriet Sherwood

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She is neither Joan of Arc nor a Palestinian puppet, but a symbol of a second traumatised generation, writes Guardian correspondent Harriet Sherwood

Source: Palestinian 16-year-old Ahed Tamimi is the latest child victim of Israel’s occupation | Harriet Sherwood

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Palestinians are watching Saudi Arabia closely

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Palestinians will not accept any peace initiative coming from Riyadh that infringes on their rights.

Source: Palestinians are watching Saudi Arabia closely

Netanyahu Party Votes To Annex Palestinian Occupied West Bank In 2018

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On Sunday, about 1,500 members of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s Likud party voted  unanimously to impose Israeli sovereignty over “Judea and Samaria”, referring to the Israeli name for the occupied Palestinian territory. The non-binding resolution also called for the unlimited construction of settlements in the occupied West Bank, land that Palestinians want for a future state., Banjamin Netanyahu, Israel, Jerusaelm, Likud Party, Palestinian statehood, West Bank,

Source: Netanyahu Party Votes To Annex Palestinian Occupied West Bank In 2018

The International Criminal Court’s 2017 Update Report on its Examination into the Situation in Palestine – Lawyers for Palestinian Human Rights

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At the start of this month, the Office of the Prosecutor (“Prosecutor’s Office”) of the International Criminal Court (“the Court”) issued its annual report on Preliminary Examination Activities. The Court undertakes preliminary examinations in order to determine whether a situation complies with the legal criteria established in the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court …

Source: The International Criminal Court’s 2017 Update Report on its Examination into the Situation in Palestine – Lawyers for Palestinian Human Rights

Endless detention

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Israeli jurists and academics should speak out against the military courts’ free hand with administrative detention orders, which allow Palestinians to be held without trial and can be renewed indefinitely

Source: Endless detention