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STV NewsIn many ways the launch last year of SNP Friends of Palestine was overdue too. There had been for many years in the party a growing sense that for Scotland’s right to self-determination to mean anything in a global context, it should also apply to the …Pro-Palestine student group faces backlash for its Apartheid Wall demonstration on Jewish...

gulfnews.comAt 65 metres high, the pole and the Palestinian flag will be visible to the entire Israeli-occupied West Bank and even outer space. But perhaps more importantly, it will be visible to Israelis as the city of Tulkaram is situated just a few kilometres … …read more From:: Palestine News – Google News ...

SojournersOn Sept. 21, the Palestinian Authority High Court of Justice announced its decision to delay a ruling on whether to hold municipal elections in the Palestinian Territories until Oct. 3rd, just five days before the scheduled election date. Previously …Next month’s Palestinian local elections aren’t happening. Here’s why.Washington...

World Politics ReviewIn the waning months of the Obama administration, the drama of U.S.-Israeli relations driven by personal and policy frictions between President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has dimmed. The two leaders’ lack of rapport has become … and more …read more From:: Palestine News – Google News ...

The IndependentElections to decide the councils of more than 400 towns and cities in the Palestinian territories were due to be held October 8, but were suspended by Ramallah’s high court last week. The fact that several slates included female candidates whose names … and more …read more From:: Palestine News – Google News ...

Yemen & Palestine: Vijay Prashad on the Two “Ruthless” Bombing CampaignsAlterNetVIJAY PRASHAD: Yeah, so, if you consider that there have been two situations where the bombing has been ruthless—in Palestine, of course, there is an occupation, and the occupation has been on, you know, for decades. But in the last 15 years, Israel … and more …read more From:: Palestine News – Google News ...

Why Celtic fans flew the flag for Palestine | Kevin McKenna | Opinion …The GuardianSolidarity with Palestinians shows the club’s supporters have not forgotten their own roots.Why have Celtic fans showed solidarity with Palestine? – Morning StarMorning Star Online all 3 news articles …read more From:: Palestine News – Google News ...

Democracy Now!The epilogue of Vijay Prashad’s new book, “The Death of the Nation and the Future of the Arab Revolution,” examines the undercovered conflicts in Yemen and Palestine, and the role of Saudi Arabia. “The poorest Arab country is being destroyed by the … and more …read more From:: Palestine News – Google...

SalonWhat neither he nor Friedman mentioned was that in one contested corner of American political discourse — the conversation about Israel’s occupation of Palestine — threats and intimidation have long been the norm. I learned this through the … and more …read more From:: Palestine News – Google News ...

Glasgow LiveLast night we were trying to highlight the plight of the Palestinian people and show UEFA up as well. Why should we not be allowed to fly Palestinian flags? It is a national flag representing a country, like any other. It seems that the powers define …Celtic could face action from UEFA over Palestine flag displaySkySportsCeltic fans defy UEFA...

AlterNetWhat neither he nor Friedman mentioned was that in one contested corner of American political discourse—the conversation about Israel’s occupation of Palestine—threats and intimidation have long been the norm. I learned this through the conventional … …read more From:: Palestine News – Google News ...

The NationalWhen it comes to US foreign policy, the MBL endorses the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement against Israel and articulates its reason for supporting the Palestinian people. The platform states: “The US justifies and advances the global …Palestine: 300 Israelis storm Al-Aqsa complex on Jewish holidayThe Muslim News all 10 news...

Al-MonitorIt was a significant step, as Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is being increasingly undermined by Israel, Arab allies have turned away and Palestinians are increasingly disillusioned. The very public meeting in Paris with Mujahedeen-e-Khalq (MEK) … …read more From:: Palestine News – Google News ...

Mintpress News (blog)Though most of the Palestinian Olympic team — a marathoner, two swimmers, a sprinter, an equestrian, a judoka, and their coaches — lack state-of-the-art, or even sufficient, facilities and equipment with which to train, these six athletes did not let …Israel seeks to impose own version of history on Palestinians: ActivistPress TVPrisoners...

Center for Research on GlobalizationAccording to the Associated Press, Palestine’s National Olympic Committee declared that the Israeli authorities have taken hold of the Palestinian 2016 Olympic team’s uniforms and equipment, forcing the Palestinian team to travel to Brazil without its …Palestine Swimmer Heads to Rio Despite Occupation ObstaclesteleSUR...

The DiplomatOn June 22, 2016, Abbas Zaki, a leading Palestinian diplomat and Fatah’s representative to China, declared his support for Beijing’s claims to the South China Sea. In an official statement, Zaki criticized the Philippines’ use of international legal … and more …read more From:: Palestine News – Google News ...

LobeLogTo understand why the United States fails so miserably in efforts to achieve an Israeli/Palestinian peace, all you need to do is take a look at the mix of bad policy and bad politics found in the Israel/Palestine sections of platforms of both the …How Modern is Israel? “Zionism has Little to do with Judaism”Center for Research on GlobalizationThe...

Al-MonitorIn his speech, Sisi declared his intent to bring about a just and comprehensive peace between the Israeli and Palestinian sides, and put an end to the conflict that has raged for over half a century. He linked a “warmer peace” between Egypt and Israel …Egypt’s Sisi says ‘serious efforts’ made in Palestine peace processMiddle...

WFMJA woman is in critical condition after her vehicle was struck by a freight train Friday night in East Palestine. According to Fire Chief Joshua Brown the woman’s Dodge Journey SUV was struck by the train just after 10:30 p.m.. Brown says he lives …Train hits vehicle in East PalestineMorning Journal News all 2 news articles …read more From::...

Aljazeera.comThe report is a detailed exposure of the exceptional privilege awarded to Dutch settlers on occupied Palestinian land. In 2002, a new law was put in motion to decrease state pensions for all Dutch citizens living in countries that have no social … …read more From:: Palestine News – Google News ...