Israel: Water as a tool to dominate Palestinians

Israel deliberately denies Palestinians control over their water sources and sets the ground for water domination.

354 European human rights organisations, church groups, trade unions and political parties call on the EU to support their right to boycott – See more at: http://www.eccpalestine.org/352-european-human-rights-organisations-church-group-trade-unions-and-political-parties-call-on-the-eu-to-support-their-right-to-bds

/#sthash.I3c6VXzp.dpuf Press Release: May 18th More than 300 human rights and aid organisations, church groups, trade unions and political parties from across Europe have called on the EU to uphold its legal responsibilities and hold…

Meet the private contractors manning Israel’s checkpoints

A member of the Israeli security forces gestures towards Palestinian men while they wait to cross Qalandia checkpoint between Ramallah and Jerusalem, in the occupied West Bank, 2013. (Photo Issam Rimawi/APA Images) An Israeli investigation…

As Palestinians mourn their Nakba, the UK must acknowledge its responsibility

http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2016/may/15/palestinians-nakba-uk-balfour-declaration-dispossession Today marks the 68th anniversary of the Palestinian Nakba (catastrophe): the Palestinians’ dispossession and the loss of their homeland. Yet while the Palestinians’ plight remains without redress, in the UK over the last few…

Why Would That General Compare Israel to 1930s Germany? Hmm…

What was going through that anti-Semite general’s head when he compared the Chosen People to 1930s Europe? A few pointers. B. Michael May 15, 2016 7:50 PM Israeli lawmaker: My wife wouldn’t want to give…

News

Israel Approves Additional Funding for Settlements in West Bank

Israel Approves Additional Funding for Settlements in West Bank

  Photo Israeli troops demolishing unlicensed sheds belonging to Palestinians near Yatta in the West Bank on Sunday.CreditMussa Issa Qawasma/Reuters JERUSALEM —…

Israel Plans to Destroy Only Water Source of Shepherds in West Bank Village

Move comes despite Israeli authorities telling international agencies that there…

BBC is ‘confusing cause and effect’ in its Israeli coverage

Tim Llewellyn Monday 23 May 2011 07.00 BST Last modified…

UN humanitarian coordinator calls on Israeli authorities to stop destruction of aid supplies

http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=53967#.Vz2U-5ErKUk A boy in the Bedouin refugee community of Um…

Voices

Breast cancer is bad enough – imagine enduring it in Gaza

Breast cancer is bad enough – imagine enduring it in Gaza

          Twenty-five years ago, during the first intifada, I was working as a volunteer surgeon with Medical Aid…

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Israeli marathon in West Bank to shut down main highway

Israeli marathon in West Bank to shut down main highway

RAMALLAH (Ma’an) — Israeli authorities will close the Ramallah-Nablus road on Thursday as settlers take part in a marathon, a Palestinian official…

Tens of thousands gather for Gaza protest in London

TENS of thousands of people have protested in London today…