Tag Archives: Gaza

Eye on Palestine: 20/3/2011

Israel and Palestine Last week, an Israeli settler family was brutally killed in the illegal West Bank settlement of Itamar. In response, Netanyahu vowed to build hundreds more illegal homes for settlers, a twisted logic…

Eye on Palestine: 5/12/2010

Israel and Palestine According to a report from 21 international organisations, Gaza’s 1.5 million people are still suffering from a shortage of construction materials, a ban on exports and severe restrictions on movement six months…

Eye on Palestine: 7/11/2010

Britain and Israel Foreign Secretary William Hague visited Israel and the Occupied West Bank last week. See summaries from the BBC (incl. video) and the Guardian. Read comment pieces by Stephen Pollard, “William Hague is…

Eye on Palestine: 24/10/2010

In Parliament Following a question from Caroline Lucas, Alastair Burt writes that “Israeli accession to the Organisation for European Economic Co-operation (OECD) does not demonstrate an acceptance of illegal settlements or stand in the way…

Israeli Control Of Water In The Occupied Territories

Water is the Palestinians’ most precious resource.  Control of the water supply, land confiscation and house demolitions, as well as the violence of the Israeli Defence Force (IDF) and of the settlers, make it clear…

Eye on Palestine – 2/10/2010

At the Conferences If you’ve been living under a rock this week, Ed “I’m my own man” Miliband has been made Labour leader. According to Haaretz, Ed departs from “the pro-Israel proclamations of previous British prime…