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Saturday, February 26, 2011
Permanent Temporariness

Alistair Crooke, who helped facilitate a number of ceasefires in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict between 2001 and 2003, was a member of the Mitchell Commission on the causes of the second intifada and a special adviser to Javier Solana, the former EU foreign policy chief.

Current News Friday, February 25, 2011

Working around America: a new strategy on Israel/Palestine

Last Friday's vote in the UN in which the US refused to follow the other 14 members of the Security Council in condemning Israel's ongoing settlement project revealed what international isolation into which the US has fallen.



Current News Friday, February 25, 2011

Ian McEwan donates Jerusalem Prize money to Israeli-Palestinian peace group

A representative of Combatants for Peace said the group pledges 'to use the contribution to further our activities against injustice, oppression and denial of liberties - in the spirit of McEwan's remarks at the ceremony.'




Current News Friday, February 25, 2011

Army Bombards Several Areas In Gaza

Only two hours after the Israeli Air Force bombarded Gaza killing one fighter and wounding sixteen residents, an F-16 Israeli fighter jet fired at least one missile at an agricultural facility north of Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip.



Current News Thursday, February 24, 2011

Israel destroys tents, wells in West Bank

Israeli troops have demolished 12 tents and two wells, including one from the Roman era, near the West Bank city of al-Khalil, witnesses say.




Current News Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Site Updates

Machsom Watch activist: Removing checkpoints doesn't remove the occupation

“The soldiers treated everyone as if they were terrorists. In effect, they reflect the Israeli view of the Palestinians.”




Current News, Misc Articles Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Two years after Operation Cast Lead, Gaza remains imprisoned

It feels strange to spend time over the Christmas period in a quiet Yorkshire village with family; this time last year, I was on my way to the Gaza Strip.  It was the second time I had travelled to Gaza.



Current News, Misc Articles Thursday, December 30, 2010

Clarification on the arguments for changing Universal Jurisdiction

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EDM Thursday, December 02, 2010

Fact Of The Day
9 July 2004: The International Court of Justice held in an Advisory Opinion that the construction of a Wall in the Occupied Palestinian Territory is illegal; that Israel should dismantle the wall; that Israel should pay reparation to those individuals who had suffered as a consequence of the construction of the wall; and that the United Nations should consider what action to take, in accordance with the Opinion, to ensure compliance with the Opinion. No action was taken.
Hadith of the Day

31.  Shaddad ibn Aws (RA)  reports that the Prophet (SAW) said, “Al- Sham will be conquered and al-Quds (Jerusalem) will be conquered and you or your sons will be Imams there, if Allah (SWT)  wills”. 

- Al-Tabarani

since Israel illegally imposed an immoral inhumane siege on Gaza



Report 2010 : 12 Yrs of Campaigning War Crimes in Gaza The Palestinian Nakba 1948 -2008 - 60 Years of Catastrophe 40 Years of Occupation in the West Bank & Gaza Strip

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BBC Bias : The Gaza Freedom Flotilla

Born in Gaza

Disruption of Netanyahu's Speech

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