An open letter to Malala Yousafzai from Bassem Eid, a Palestinian Human Rights Activist

Dear Malala We hear that you are receiving the Nobel Peace Prize today in honor of your activity for peace in Pakistan. I congratulate you for your courage and for not being afraid to fight radical...

Al-Ahram: Attack on Peace Movement, Sheikh Shaarawi Dead

The following are selections from articles which appeared in the Egyptian English weekly, "Al-Ahram" of Al-Ahram Weekly, 25th June - 1st July, 1998 Reflections The Bureaucrats Behind the People by Hani Shukrallah Managing Editor Al-Ahram Weekly Last Week the...

White House and Israel release competing descriptions of Obama-Netanyahu phone call on Iran deal

White House version: The White House Office of the Press Secretary For Immediate Release April 02, 2015 https://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2015/04/02/readout-president-s-call-prime-minister-benjamin-netanyahu-israel Readout of the President’s Call with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel President Obama called Prime Minister Netanyahu today from Air Force One to discuss...

Tunisian Jews Are in Immediate Danger

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: The undisguised antisemitism of Tunisian president Kais Saied is encouraging Tunisian Muslims to express their own antisemitism more openly. Tunisia’s Jewish population is now the target of hostility and provocation from their...

Hamas has established a control center for missile strikes against Israel

Hamas has been operating a C2 center to coordinate Kassam-class, short-range missile attacks against Israel. Israeli military sources said Hamas, with help from the Iranian-sponsored Hizbullah, established several such centers in the northern Gaza...

New Israeli documentary shows ‘Children’s Army of Hamas’

In documentary presented to the UN, Hamas appears to acknowledge that it is breaking international law by training and indoctrinating child soldiers. http://bcove.me/vufvmgyb A new 11-minute documentary created by Israeli filmmakers depicting senior Hamas figures brazenly...

Dr. Muhammad Shtayyeh’s New PA Government (Initial Examination, April 18, 2019)

On April 13, 2019, the new Palestinian government was sworn in, headed by Prime Minister Dr. Muhammad Shtayyeh. So far 20 ministers have been appointed, but more may be added (ministers of internal affairs...

Israel and the European Union: A Change in Tone? INSS

http://www.inss.org.il/publications.php?cat=21&incat=&read=5873 As expected, the government of Israel’s decision to issue a tender for construction of 1,000 housing units in the West Bank and East Jerusalem elicited a response from Catherine Ashton, the EU’s High Representative...

White Washing The Joint Arab Knesset List

We now witness  a broad based journalistic campaign aimed at "sanitizing" the Joint Arab Knesset Party This campaign focuses on obfuscating the embrace that members of this Arab political party, headed  by MK Ayman Odeh,...

The 6th Palestinian BDS Campaign Conference, Held in al-Bireh: The decisions and their significance

The Palestinian BDS National Committee (BNC) held its sixth conference in al-Bireh (Ramallah) on March 16, 2019. 1 Present were Palestinian BDS campaign activists; representatives from the PLO, Fatah and the National Initiative Movement (a...