New Israeli Bill Proposes to Let Police Enter Homes of Arab Citizens Without Warrant

Peoples Dispatch (Photo: via Adalah) Critics argue that in the name of fighting rising crime rates within the Arab community, Israel is legalizing discrimination against Arab citizens. Recently, the policy of indefinite detention. so far followed only in the occupied territories, was extended to Arab citizens of Israel Human rights groups and Palestinian citizens of…

An American Ploy to Pump Stolen Palestinian Gas into Lebanese Homes?

Firas Al-Shoufi The American offer to supply Lebanon’s energy needs via an Arab Pipeline through Egypt, Jordan and Syria has one glaring downside. It will likely be Israeli gas lighting up Lebanon’s grids. Two questions need to be answered to understand America’s paradoxical behavior towards Syria and Lebanon in recent weeks. Years of US-sponsored asymmetrical…

Aleida Guevara: “We Must Fight Alongside the Palestinians, as Che Believed”

Al Mayadeen The revolutionary commander’s daughter spoke about a multitude of subjects on her father’s 54th assassination anniversary, notably the Palestinian cause and the dangers of Arab division. “My father would have always stood on the side of oppressed nations,” said Elaida Guevara, daughter of famed revolutionary Che Guevara on the 54th anniversary of his…

Islamic Jihad’s Nakhale: Our Victory is a Promise, We’ll Enter Al-Aqsa

Secretary General of Palestine’s Islamic Jihad Palestinian Resistance movement Ziad Nakhale Islamic Jihad chief Ziad Nakhale stressed on Wednesday that Palestinian people will triumph and will enter Al-Aqsa Mosque, noting that this victory is a divine promise. In a ceremony on the 34th anniversary of the Palestinian Resistance movement, Nakhale said the Zionist enemy will…

Khaleda Jarrar: My Path to Freedom Will Persist Until Palestine is Liberated

Al Mayadeen The liberated captive Khaleda Jarrar told Al Mayadeen that “Israel” is afraid of the Palestinian people as a whole. Khaleda Jarrar, a leading figure of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP), and liberated prisoner divulged that the Israeli occupation “fears the whole Palestinian people because colonialism fears its colonizers.” In…

West Bank: Embers Under the Ashes

Abdelrahman Nassar Let down by the Palestinian Authority and decades of futile ‘peacemaking,’ Palestinians in the occupied West Bank are turning to Resistance as their only alternative. Photo Credit: The Cradle Today, the West Bank is a “Sleeping Lion” about to awake from decades of lethargy. Its Palestinian youth now openly reject the Palestinian Authority…

Syria and the Right of Return

Gearóid Ó Colmáin Just this week, an historical and symbolic right of return was carried out in neighbouring Daraa, Syria, where thousands of Syrians returned to their homes after ten years of war. Since the recent escape of Palestinian prisoners from an Israeli jail, many commentators have alluded to the obvious fact that all of…

Hamas: No Prisoner Exchange Without the 6 Gilboa Prisoners

Al Mayadeen The military spokesperson for the Izz al-Din al-Qassam Brigades, Abu Obeida, says that re-arresting the heroes of the Freedom Tunnel does not conceal the shame inflicted upon the entire Israeli security establishment. Abu Obeida, the military spokesperson for the Izz al-Din al-Qassam Brigades, Hamas’ military wing, confirmed on Saturday that the escape of…

Family Members of Palestinians Who Escaped Israeli Prison Arrested

Peoples Dispatch (Photo: via The Palestinian Information Center) The arrest of the family members and impositon of various punitive measures on other Palestinian prisoners is “collective punishment”, says Palestinian right groups Addameer On Wednesday, September 8, in a move defying all established human rights norms, Israeli security forces arrested five relatives of the six Palestinians…