Israeli-Palestinian Dialogue Needs Russia’s Backing?

Sputnik-Middle East The Palestinian ambassador to Moscow and the secretary of the Fatah movement’s central committee have spoken to Sputnik about the prospects of settling the Israeli-Palestinian conflict in light of the recent agreement reached between two rivaling Palestinian movements. MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Russia could play an active role in securing a dialogue between Israel and Palestine, the…

Peace in Syria for the Benefit of Israël and Turkey?

Thierry Meyssan Everyone expected that the crisis opposing Saudi Arabia and Qatar would facilitate the resurgence of the Riyadh-Damascus-Cairo axis which had dominated the political life of the Arab world until the « Arab Spring ». Nothing of the sort occurred. Perhaps Prince Mohammad ben Salmane still hopes to win in Yemen, and therefore sees…

The Israeli Occupation’s Antiquities Authority Conducts Archaeological Excavation in Cremisan Valley

State of Palestine Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities February 4, 2016 The Israeli occupation’s Antiquities Authority conducts an archaeological excavation in Cremisan Valley In May, 2015, Israel commenced with the construction of the Annexation Wall in northern Bethlehem Area; namely the area around the Cremisan Valley in Beit-Jala, without taking into consideration the valley’s potential…

Illegal Israeli Settlements and Other Ongoing Crimes

Palestine at the UN Excellency, Israel, the occupying Power, continues with its pursuit of illegal and provocative policies in the Occupied State of Palestine, including East Jerusalem, to the grave detriment of the Palestinian people suffering the oppression of its illegal occupation and the prospects for a peaceful and just solution. Ongoing illegal Israeli policies…

Gaza Peace Agreement May Provide Israel With List of Palestinian Targets

A UN-backed agreement for the reconstruction of Gaza has come under fire by a legal expert who argues that the United Nations is in violation of international law, and may even be indirectly providing the Israeli government with a list of Palestinian targets. Sputnik – Middle East In 2014, Israeli attacks on the Gaza Strip killed…

Palestine After Abbas: The Future of a People at Stake

By Ramzy Baroud Although intended to inspire his Fatah Party followers, a televised speech by Mahmoud Abbas on the 51st Anniversary of the group’s launch highlighted, instead, the unprecedented crisis that continues to wreak havoc on the Palestinian people. Not only did Abbas sound defensive and lacking in any serious or new initiatives, but his…

PLO : “We warn against attempts to shift the Israeli occupation of Palestine from a political conflict into a religious conflict.”

State of Palestine Palestine Liberation Organization Dr. Erekat: “Once again we warn against the continued attempts to shift the Israeli occupation of Palestine from a political conflict into a religious conflict.” The Secretary-General of the PLO, Dr. Saeb Erekat, expressed his appreciation for the Swedish Minister of Foreign Affairs, Margo Wallstrom’s remarks Wednesday regarding clarification…

PLO Dr. Ashrawi : Netanyahu Cynically Exploiting Tragic Events in Paris

Dr. Ashrawi: Netanyahu is cynically exploiting the tragic events in Paris by deliberately creating a false analogy and a fraudulent linkage In response to media inquiries, PLO Executive Committee Member Dr. Hanan Ashrawi commented: “In his recent statement, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is cynically exploiting the pain of the innocent victims of Daesh terrorism…

PLO : Key Points to Remember When Reporting on Palestine

Documents: KEY POINTS TO REMEMBER WHEN REPORTING ON OCCUPIED PALESTINE (November 05, 2015) Media Brief: Special Report: Israeli Violations between September 13 – October 31 (till midnight) Highlighting Extra Judicial Killings

PLO Fact Sheet : Recent Inflammatory Comments and Incitement by Israeli Officials

Press Release: Dr. Saeb Erekat: Netanyahu hates Palestinians so much that he is willing to absolve Hitler of the murder of 6 million Jews. (October 21, 2015) PLO : Dr. Hanan Ashrawi on Netanyahu’s Remarks at the 37th Zionist Congress PLO Executive Committee Member Dr. Hanan Ashrawi: “The real incitement stems from Israel’s military occupation of…

PLO : Dr. Hanan Ashrawi on Netanyahu’s Remarks at the 37th Zionist Congress

“Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu plummets new depths in fabricating blatant falsehoods, not only about current realities, but also in re-writing history. Such a disconnect from the real world is indeed alarming, particularly by someone who takes decisions that affect the lives of millions. In his address to the 37th Zionist Congress on October 20,…