‘Poof’ — Kerry blames Israel for breakdown of talks

This is all over the wires, and it might be historic. John Kerry, Secretary of State, blamed the Israelis for the breakdown of peace talks during a hearing before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee yesterday. Israel failed…

The Israeli government needs understand that negotiations are a non-violent tool to achieve peace rather than a smoke screen behind which it can continue its violations of human rights, further its settlement enterprise, and make the two-state solution increasingly impossible.

Q&A: Palestine’s Accession to International Treaties On Tuesday 1st April, following a unanimous decision by the Palestinian leadership, including the PLO Executive Committee President Mahmoud Abbas signed letters of accession to 15 multilateral treaties and…

The real story of the UN Human Rights Council: Europe slams Israeli crimes

Last week, Israel found itself isolated and condemned in Geneva, as the United Nations Human Rights Council passed four damning resolutions, each by 46-1. The resolutions testify to grave violations of international law, including the…

New report details ‘brutal’ Israeli policies

The first bullet struck 16-year-old Samir Awad in his left leg. He staggered away as fast as he could, but was too slow. A second round slammed into his left shoulder, exiting from the right…

LDFP Position Paper on Palestine and Israel

The Liberal Democrat Friends of Palestine exist to fight for the rights of the Palestinian People through the medium of the Liberal Democrat Party. The party’s core values of liberalism, internationalism and support for the…

Comment

It’s the Palestinians’ fault, let them pay

It’s the Palestinians’ fault, let them pay

This cynical and useless game, whose only purpose is to prove again that the occupied ones are to blame, will end in…

Palestine Post

Dear Members, ‘’The Israeli government needs to understand that negotiations…

Who’s in charge?

The decline of Hamas may result in a new wave…

Events and Campaigns

Watch out for – Palestine Marathon 2014

Watch out for – Palestine Marathon 2014

A Marathon like no other From the Church of Nativity, along the Wall, through two refugee camps and turnaround point in a…

Campaigning for Palestine – 5th April 2014

Member of a trade union? You may be interested in…

AIPAC might be down, but they’re a long way from out.

Next week is the annual AIPAC Policy Conference in Washington,…

London Events – March 2014

Thursday March 6th SOAS Centre for Palestine Studies, First Annual…

News

Abbas turns tables in peace talks with UN move

Abbas turns tables in peace talks with UN move

It is not clear whether it was by design or by accident that there is a one-month period between the scheduled date of the fourth Palestinian…

As Hamas declines and Islamic Jihad strengthens, chaos could ensue in Gaza

By squeezing Hamas, Israel may be handing the strip over…

‘US denying visas for Israeli security personnel in West Bank’

Amid tensions over entry permits, Congressional sources say State Dept.…

Human rights groups agree: Israel is shooting Palestinian civilians

Israel famously prides itself on having, in the words of…

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An open letter to Soldier X, who shot and killed a 14-year-old

You claimed you fired on a Palestinian because he had sabotaged the separation barrier. You’re not only judge, prosecutor and executioner, but also witness.   To Soldier X of the Armored Corps’ 77th Battalion, who shot and killed a boy named Yusef Abu Aker last…

Palestine Post

Dear members. Please find a letter from our Vice Chairman John Kelly, above. A version of this  has been sent also to all Lib Dem MPs, MEPs and Peers. We gained half a dozen new members at our York Conference stall 8 – 9  March:…