Friday , 5 June 2020

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Determining humanitarian relief at the expense of Palestinian political rights

The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) is facing a $300 million financial deficit which, according to the organisaiton’s spokesman in Gaza, Adnan Abu Hasna, may jeopardise services to Palestinian refugees after August this year. Israel and the US have lobbied tirelessly …

Human rights group urges permanent UN presence in Gaza

An international human rights group late Saturday called on the UN to have a “permanent” presence in the “Great March of Return” protests along the Gaza-Israel borders, which this year have seen at least 39 Palestinians martyred by Israeli forces. According to a statement, the Swiss-based Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Observatory …

Report: Israel using new ways to seize lands in Jerusalem

The Israeli government still exploits the American administration’s position on Jerusalem as it has recognized the city as the capital of the Israel in order to seize more its property in tricky way. Within the context of completing the Judaization of the city through ethnic cleansing policy as the occupation …

150 European trade unions, parties, NGOs and faith groups call on EU to stop funding Israeli arms companies

Today, on the International Day of Solidarity with Palestinian Political Prisoners, more than 150 European trade unions, political parties, human rights organizations and faith groups from over 16 European countries issued a call urging the EU to uphold its legal responsibilities and exclude Israeli military companies from EU Framework Programs.