Red Cross: Israel Offensive Left Gaza Water Unsafe For Drinking
Israel’s offensive on Gaza last summer caused lasting and extensive damage to water, sanitation, and energy infrastructure in Gaza, according to a recent report by the International Committee of the Red Cross.
West Bank And Occupied Lands
Palestinian Ali Mahmoud Safi Dies From Injuries After Shot By Israeli Forces Last Week
A 20-year-old Palestinian man died on Wednesday from injuries sustained last week during clashes with Israeli forces in al-Jalazun refugee camp, medics said.
UN Says Palestinian Death Toll Highest Since 1967
The long-running conflict with Israel claimed the lives of more Palestinian civilians in 2014 than any year since 1967, the United Nations said Thursday, in a damning report on the humanitarian situation.
Israeli Occupation Forces Raid Palestinian School, Prevent Students From Leaving
Israeli forces Wednesday raided a school to the west of Ramallah, where they detained students and the teaching staff inside the school and prevented them from leaving for almost two hours, according to the school principle.
Political Arrests And Prisoners
Israeli Occupation Forces Detain Five, Summon Six Palestinians From West Bank Districts
Israeli forces Thursday detained five Palestinians and summoned six others from several West Bank districts, according to local and security sources.
Israeli Occupation Arrests Woman As She Visits Her Husband In Occupation Prison
The occupation authorities arrested on Monday the wife of a Jerusalemite prisoner who is detained at Eshel prison in Beer Sheva.
Israel Fulfills Three of Six Criteria To Assess Violations Against Children
Ambassador Riyad Mansour, Permanent Observer of the State of Palestine to the United Nations, Thursday said during a Security Council Debate that Israel systematically fulfills three of the six criteria used to assess grave violations against Palestinians children.
EU Plans To Pressure Israel To Recognise Palestinian Rights
The European Union may pressurise Israel into recognising the right of Palestine to exist following Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s election campaign against a Palestinian state being created under his rule, Israeli newspapers reported on Wednesday.
German Party Calls On Government To Recognise Palestine
German party Die Linke has proposed that German government recognise Palestine state.
France-Based Firm Pulls Out Of Israeli Cable Car Project
France-based utility giant Suez Environnement said Wednesday that, because of political sensitivities, it has decided not to take part in a cable car project linking west Jerusalem to the annexed Eastern sector.
EU Criticizes Israeli Policy In Occupied Palestine Area C
EU representatives condemned Israel’s failure to meet its obligations to Palestinians in Area C during a meeting with the Palestinian Prime Minister on Tuesday.
Exposing Israel’s Arm Industry:Israeli Film Director To Tour Ireland
Feldman’s award winning film The Lab, which shines a light on the military-industrial complex in Israel and explores how it is helping to turn Palestine’s blood into Israel’s profit, will be screened in five cities and towns around Ireland between Saturday 28th March and Thursday 2nd April.