Palestine

Friday, December 15, 2017

Friday, December 15, 2017

Trump's declaration on Jerusalem has sparked widespread protests among Palestinians and their supporters

Jerusalem, the Israel view: This really isn't that big a deal

'Moving the US embassy to Jerusalem really shouldn't be a big deal'

Calev Ben Dor says that, despite all the shouting, there's plenty of international consensus over the ancient city

More than 40 Palestinians 'wounded by Israeli troops' over Donald Trump's Jerusalem announcement

More than 40 Palestinians 'wounded by Israeli troops' over Donald Trump's Jerusalem announcement

More than 40 Palestinians 'wounded by Israeli troops'

The Israeli military claims it has only been shooting towards the 'main instigators'

Jeremy Corbyn does not support Israel boycott after shadow cabinet split

Jeremy Corbyn rules out Israel boycott after shadow cabinet split

Jeremy Corbyn rules out Israel boycott after shadow cabinet split

Kate Osamor, the shadow development secretary, publicly supported a boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) policy over the country's 'oppression' of Palestinians

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Gary Lineker's tweet received a decidedly mixed response

Gary Lineker receives torrent of abuse from Israelis after sharing pro-Palestinian 'caged children' video

Gary Lineker receives torrent of abuse from Israelis over pro-Palestinian video

Match of the Day star wades into Israel-Palestine debate - and gets plenty of criticism for doing so

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Two firebombs discovered at Jewish chapel following similar attack on synagogue

Two firebombs discovered at Jewish cemetery after similar attack on synagogue

Two firebombs discovered at Jewish chapel following similar attack on synagogue

The firebombs were found at a chapel in Malmo, Sweden after a protest over Israel Palestine had been held just a few days before

Friday, December 8, 2017

Friday, December 8, 2017

Corbyn described Donald Trump as a threat to world peace

Jeremy Corbyn says Labour wants a 'close and cooperative' Brexit and blasts 'disgraceful' Donald Trump

Corbyn says Labour wants a 'cooperative' Brexit and blasts 'disgraceful' Trump

Jeremy Corbyn used his keynote speech at the UN to make strong remarks on the two main issues of the day

Julia Hartley-Brewer says 'we should take sides' on Israel Palestine issue

Jerusalem crisis: Julia Hartley-Brewer says we must takes sides on Israel-Palestine as 'one is a democracy, the other a nasty regime'

Julia Hartley-Brewer says 'we should take sides' on Israel-Palestine issue

Julia Hartley-Brewer made the comment during her Friday Panel with Labour MP for Vauxhall Kate Hoey and blogger and former Tory MP Jerry Hayes

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Jerusalem crisis: Man shouting 'Allahu Akhbar' attacks Jewish restaurant in Holland after Trump declaration

Man shouting 'Allahu Akhbar' attacks Jewish restaurant after Trump declaration

Man was carrying a club in what the restaurant's owners describe as a 'very intense' assault

What is an intifada? - Hamas calls for action in response to Donald Trump's decision on Israel

Jerusalem crisis: Hamas's call for a new intifada will strike terror into the hearts of Israelis

Hamas's call for a new intifada will strike terror into the hearts of Israelis

Ismail Haniyeh has called on Palestinians to stage an intifada, but it's not quite the same thing as an uprising

Israel's capital: 'Donald Trump has lit a match and thrown it onto cloth doused in petrol', says Mike Graham

Jerusalem: 'Donald Trump has lit a match and thrown it onto cloth doused in petrol', says Mike Graham

Trump has lit a match and thrown it on cloth doused in petrol, says Mike Graham

Mike Graham says it seems as if Donald Trump has disturbed the relative peace there was in Israel and Palestine

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Donald Trump is determined to move the US Embassy to Jerusalem

Donald Trump informs Mahmoud Abbas of intention to move US Embassy to Jerusalem

Donald Trump informs Mahmoud Abbas of intention to move US Embassy to Jerusalem

Trump's move likely to further inflame tensions in Palestinian community

Friday, November 10, 2017

Friday, November 10, 2017

Palestinian arrested for 'carrying meat cleaver, knife and Quran intended for terror attack'

Palestinian arrested 'carrying meat cleaver, knife and Quran intended for terror attack'

Palestinian arrested 'carrying meat cleaver, knife and Quran'

The man is said to have claimed the bag the items were allegedly in was not his, but were for use in a terror attack

Friday, November 3, 2017

Friday, November 3, 2017

Jeremy Corbyn calls on UK to recognise Palestine on Balfour Declaration anniversary

Jeremy Corbyn calls on UK to recognise Palestine on Balfour Declaration anniversary

Jeremy Corbyn calls on UK to recognise Palestine to mark Balfour Declaration

The Labour leader gave a statement to mark the anniversary of the declaration, but did not attend a dinner for the centenary

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Israeli troops shoot two Palestinians for 'driving at speed towards soldiers'

Israeli troops shoot two Palestinians for 'driving at speed towards soldiers'

Israeli troops shoot two Palestinians for 'driving at speed towards soldiers'

One of the Palestinians was killed and the other is being treated in hospital

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Arthur Balfour's declaration remains his most infamous political act

The Balfour Declaration: 100 years on from history's most catastrophic fudge

The Balfour Declaration: 100 years on from history's most catastrophic fudge

As we near the hundredth anniversary of the Balfour declaration, historian Bernard Regan relates the story of this disastrous policy

Friday, October 13, 2017

Friday, October 13, 2017

Palestinian foreign ministry laments US decision to leave Unesco over anti-Israel bias

Palestinians 'lament' US decision to leave Unesco over anti-Israel bias

Palestinians 'lament' US decision to leave Unesco over anti-Israel bias

A spokesperson for Palestine has said Unesco will survive and continue independence and professionalism

Friday, October 6, 2017

Friday, October 6, 2017

Jenny Manson expressed her support for Jeremy Corbyn and Ken Livingstone

Head of new Jewish Labour party: We should be focusing on Islamophobia, not punishing Ken Livingstone

Head of new Jewish Labour party: Ken Livingstone has been punished enough

Jenny Manson tells talkRADIO why she set up her new movement - and why she supports Jeremy Corbyn

Friday, September 29, 2017

Friday, September 29, 2017

Ken Livingstone has been heavily criticised for his comments about Jews and Israel

Head of new Jewish Labour group says 'Ken Livingstone has never made a single anti-semitic comment'

Head of new Jewish Labour group says 'Labour has no problem with anti-semitism'

Jenny Manson claims Labour has no issue with anti-semitism and Ken Livingstone should be allowed to stay on in the party

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Shadow Cabinet minister calls for 'zero-tolerance' approach to anti-Semitism

Shadow Cabinet minister calls for 'zero tolerance' approach to anti-Semitism

Shadow Cabinet minister calls for 'zero tolerance' approach to anti-Semitism

Jonathan Ashworth, the shadow health secretary, made the comments in an interview with Good Morning Britain

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Palestinian inmates continue hunger strike in Israeli prisons

Palestinian inmates continue hunger strike in Israeli prisons

Palestinian inmates continue hunger strike in Israeli prisons

One of the prisoners taking part in the hunger strike also did the same last year, not eating for 90 days

Monday, September 18, 2017

Monday, September 18, 2017

Hamas has agreed to cede control of Gaza (Wikipedia)

Hamas praised for agreeing to dissolve Gaza government

Hamas praised for agreeing to dissolve Gaza government

Arab leaders praised Palestinian group's decision to hold general elections as olive branch to Fatah

Monday, September 4, 2017

Monday, September 4, 2017

Thursday, August 31, 2017

Thursday, August 31, 2017

Palestinian clown accused of joining terror group released by Israeli forces

Palestinian clown accused of joining terror group released by Israeli forces

Palestinian clown accused of joining terror group released by Israeli forces

Mohammad Abu Sakha was never charged, yet he was held for 20 months

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Palestinian terrorist makes final appearance in US court before deportation

Palestinian terrorist makes final appearance in US court before deportation

Palestinian terrorist makes final appearance in US court before deportation

Rasmea Odeh admitted to concealing two bombing convictions

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Residents claim Israel is destroying Palestinian houses with little warning

Residents claim Israel is destroying Palestinian houses with little warning

Residents claim Israel is destroying Palestinian houses with little warning

Residents claim Israeli forces aren't allowing families to appeal the demolition orders before the destruction takes place

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Julia Hartley-Brewer: 'Jeremy Corbyn's views on Venezuela are more relevant than IRA, Israel and Palestine comments'

Julia Hartley-Brewer: 'Jeremy Corbyn's views on Venezuela are more relevant than IRA, Israel and Palestine comments'

Julia: 'We have to question Jeremy Corbyn's judgement over Venezuela'

Julia Hartley-Brewer says anyone who thinks the Venezuela model is one we should follow should be questioned

Friday, August 4, 2017

Friday, August 4, 2017

Palestinian security officer handed five year prison sentence in Israeli jail

Palestinian security officer handed five-year prison sentence in Israeli jail

Palestinian security officer handed five-year prison sentence in Israeli jail

Palestinian media claims Abd al-Rahman Zuhdi Mahfouth was detained by Israeli forces two years ago

Monday, July 31, 2017

Monday, July 31, 2017

Thousands attend protest in Istanbul against security measures at Al-Aqsa Mosque

Thousands attend protest in Istanbul against Israel's security measures at Al-Aqsa mosque

Huge protest in Istanbul against Israel's security measures at Al-Aqsa mosque

Many of those protesting waved Palestinian and Turkish flags and chanted 'Istanbul and Jerusalem are arm-in-arm'

Friday, July 28, 2017

Friday, July 28, 2017

The Al-Aqsa mosque has been the seen of major protests in recent days

Al-Aqsa crisis: People who make Israel the bad guys are supporting terrorism

'Those who make Israel the bad guys of Al-Aqsa are supporting terrorism'

People who want to reduce the Israel-Palestine issue to a cartoon ignore the fact that the Israelis were the victims at Al-Aqsa - and they fail to understand that security barriers are a vital means of preventing a future terrorist attack

Chechen leader wants to step down in order to protect Al-Aqsa Mosque

Gay-hating Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov says he'll quit - to go and protect Al-Aqsa Mosque

Chechen leader wants to step down in order to protect Al-Aqsa Mosque

Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov suggests giving all rights to the Al-Aqsa Mosque to Jordan

Police cordons in place around Al-Aqsa Mosque as those aged under 50 are banned

Jerusalem crisis: Police cordons around Al-Aqsa Mosque as those aged under 50 barred

Police cordons around Al-Aqsa Mosque as those aged under 50 barred

Security measures at the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound have been increased again over fears of violence

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Gaza is creaking beneath the weight of Israeli oppression, says Ben Jamal

'We need to turn the spotlight back on Gaza'

'We need to turn the spotlight back on Gaza'

Gaza is facing a humanitarian disaster and it's time we matched words with actions, says Ben Jamal

Israel removes additional security measures from Al-Aqsa Mosque as thousands cheer at funeral of Palestinian gunmen

Al-Aqsa mosque crisis: Israel removes all security measures as thousands cheer at funeral of Palestinian gunmen

Israel removes additional security measures from Al-Aqsa Mosque

Additional security measures at the Al-Aqsa Mosque have been removed after fears grew over larger protests

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Turkish President Erdogan claims Israel is trying to destroy Islamic character of Jerusalem

Turkish President Erdogan claims Israel is trying to destroy Islamic character of Jerusalem

President Erdogan says Israel is trying to destroy Jerusalem's Islamic character

Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said Turkey 'cannot tolerate' Muslims being restrained during Friday prayers at the Al-Aqsa Mosque

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

George Galloway says disaster will strike due to armed military occupation in Jerusalem

Jerusalem crisis: George Galloway slams Israeli military and says 'we're getting close to disaster'

George Galloway says disaster will strike due to Jerusalem military occupation

George Galloway says blood from the believers is already 'running across the cobblestones' in the Via Dolorosa

Monday, July 24, 2017

Monday, July 24, 2017

George Galloway says Palestinians will rise up and Jerusalem will be uncontrollable in argument over Armageddon

George Galloway says Palestinians will rise up and Jerusalem will be uncontrollable in argument over Armageddon

George Galloway says Palestinians will rise and Jerusalem will be uncontrollable

George Galloway says world authorities should intervene if we want Armageddon to stay away

Five Palestinians died in last week's protests

Al-Aqsa crisis: Palestinian leaders tell Israel they reject any alternatives to electronic gates

Palestinian leaders rreject any security alternatives at Al-Aqsa mosque

Grand Mufti of Jerusalem says 'we only accept that the situation returns to what it was before July 14'

Friday, July 21, 2017

Friday, July 21, 2017

Violence has erupted across East Jerusalem

Two Palestinians shot and killed in East Jerusalem - local reports

Two Palestinians shot and killed in East Jerusalem - local reports

Protests have erupted against the installation of metal detectors at the Al-Aqsa mosque

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Pro-Palestine group mock Radiohead by reworking lyrics to 'Creep'

Pro-Palestine group mock Radiohead by reworking lyrics to 'Creep'

Pro-Palestine group mock Radiohead by reworking lyrics to 'Creep'

Radiohead have a long history of performing in Israel, and the video appears to mock their upcoming performance in Tel Aviv

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Ken Loach has consistently called for a boycott against Israel

In Radiohead, Ken Loach picked the wrong target for his sad anti-Israel bullying

'Sad bully Ken Loach picked wrong target in Radiohead'

Loach is a hypocrite and his attempts to stop Israelis watching a Radiohead concert won't bring about peace in Palestine any quicker

Monday, July 17, 2017

Monday, July 17, 2017

George Galloway: 'Tony Blair did more damage to the country than even Margaret Thatcher'

George Galloway: 'Tony Blair did more damage to the country than even Margaret Thatcher'

George Galloway: 'Blair did more damage to Britain than even Margaret Thatcher'

George Galloway believes that the work Tony Blair did means everyone in the world is now unsafe

Al-Aqsa mosque compound reopens but new security measures mean many refuse to enter

Al-Aqsa mosque reopens - but many Palestinians refuse to enter

Al-Aqsa mosque reopens - but many Palestinians refuse to enter

A shooting at the compound is Israel last week caused it to be closed, and now cameras and metal detectors have been installed

Friday, July 14, 2017

Friday, July 14, 2017

Two Israeli policemen killed as Palestinian gunmen open fire near mosque in Jerusalem

Two Israeli policemen killed as Palestinian gunmen open fire near mosque in Jerusalem

Two Israeli policemen killed as Palestinian gunmen open fire in Jerusalem

The gunmen were reportedly killed by police as they tried to flee towards Al Aqsa mosque

Monday, July 10, 2017

Monday, July 10, 2017

Palestinian baby dies two months after Israeli authorities shoot tear gas near his home

Palestinian baby dies two months after Israeli troops shoot tear gas near his home

Palestinian baby dies two months after Israeli tear gas attack

18-month-old Abdul Rahman Barghouti died from asphyxiation brought on by tear gas inhalation during a clash between Palestinians and Israeli authorities

Hebron has witnessed fierce protests in recent years, such as this one from September 2015

Reports of car-ramming near Hebron as tension grows in flashpoint West Bank city

Reports of car-ramming near Hebron as tension grows in West Bank city

Incident comes just days after incendiary Unesco resolution

Thursday, July 6, 2017

Thursday, July 6, 2017

First all-female racing team created in the West Bank

All-female Palestinian racing team wows audiences in the West Bank

All-female Palestinian racing team wows audiences in the West Bank

The Speed Sisters compete against male racing drivers and often compete for a title or bragging rights

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Israeli construction in West Bank rises by 70% in past year

Israeli settlement construction in West Bank rises by 70%

Israeli settlement construction in West Bank rises by 70%

Building began on 2,758 homes between April 2016 and March 2017, but in the previous 12 months only 1,619 constructions began

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Israel imposes collective punishment on Palestinians after Israeli police commander stabbed to death

Israel imposes collective punishment on Palestinians after Israeli police commander stabbed to death

Israel imposes collective punishment on Palestinians after stabbing

An Israeli Border Police commander was stabbed to death outside the Old City of Jerusalem, three Palestinian assailants were also shot dead

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Jeremy Corbyn shared platform with terror group during rally in support of Palestinian rights

Jeremy Corbyn addressed terror group linked to London Bridge attacker at pro-Palestine rally

Jeremy Corbyn addressed terror group linked to London Bridge attacker at rally

Corbyn spoke at a rally attended by proscribed group Al-Mujahiroun in 2002

Thursday, June 1, 2017

Thursday, June 1, 2017

Group of Israelis reportedly cause havoc on Jewish holiday in Jerusalem

Group of Israelis 'cause havoc on Jewish holiday in Jerusalem'

Group of Israelis 'cause havoc on Jewish holiday in Jerusalem'

The group are believed to have marched through the neighbourhood of Silwan, shouting insults at Palestinians and vandalising vehicles

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Palestinian man arrested on suspicion of plotting attack during Donald Trump visit

Palestinian man arrested on suspicion of plotting attack during Donald Trump visit

Palestinian man arrested, suspected of plotting attack during Donald Trump visit

The man was apprehended by border officials at a West Bank checkpoint going into Jerusalem

Monday, May 22, 2017

Monday, May 22, 2017

Israel adopts measures to improve Palestinian lives at Donald Trump's request

Israel adopts measures to improve Palestinian lives at Donald Trump's request

Israel adopts measures to improve Palestinian lives at Donald Trump's request

The US President is due to arrive in Israel on Tuesday, and measures to facilitate Palestinian lives and economy were adopted by the state as a 'good-faith gesture' following his request

Friday, May 19, 2017

Friday, May 19, 2017

Israeli settler who killed Palestinian in West Bank clash freed by police

Israeli settler who killed Palestinian in West Bank clash freed by police

Israeli settler who killed Palestinian in West Bank clash freed by police

Muataz Hussein Hilal died after the settler fired into a crowd of people throwing rocks at his car

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Israeli settler kills Palestinian during West Bank clashes

Israeli settler kills Palestinian during West Bank clashes

Israeli settler kills Palestinian during West Bank clashes

Associated Press photographer also injured in clash south of Nablus

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