Palestine

Palestinian Central Council to decide on peace talks

Palestinian Central Council to decide on peace talks

Some of the most important decisions that the Palestinians need to take are expected to come out of the Palestinian Central Council (PCC), due to meet on April 26.

Gaza IT industry bypasses economic crisis

Gaza IT industry bypasses economic crisis

The recession that has prevailed in the Gaza Strip for several years has prompted IT and communication firms, most of which are run by young people, to outsource their work. This has limited the impact of the economic blockade on these firms, as opposed to other sectors.

Israel, settler violence and calculated differentiation

Israel, settler violence and calculated differentiation

Settler-colonial violence has rarely prompted any condemnation from Israel and its institutions. Regularly dismissed as isolated incidents despite the constant phenomenon and its deleterious effects upon Palestinians,

Official: PA could be dismantled if talks fail

Official: PA could be dismantled if talks fail

Palestinian negotiators have warned they may pass responsibility for the West Bank back to occupying power Israel if peace talks

Yet another lesson in pessoptimism on Palestine

Yet another lesson in pessoptimism on Palestine

There is nothing new in saying it is the fate of those who hope for the best for all those around them to face the consequences of these dreams and the pains that accompany them. While reminding ourselves of this maxim may not bring any benefit, it does us no harm to repeat it.

The Death of Yarmouk Palestinian Camp

The Death of Yarmouk Palestinian Camp

Yarmouk is a symbol of Palestinian insistenceinsistence that the right of return be addressed, insistence that their narrative be recognized, that their need for safety be respected, that their rights be upheld, that they live in dignity.

New London exhibition reveals daily life in Gaza

New London exhibition reveals daily life in Gaza

A new exhibition aiming to shed light on the daily lives of Palestinians in the Gaza Strip has opened at the P21 Gallery in London.

Palestinian Prisoners' Day remains central

Palestinian Prisoners

Thursday here in Palestine was Prisoners' Day, and demonstrations of solidarity were held across the West Bank and Gaza. The annual event calls for the release of Palestinian political prisoners from Israel's jails, and freedom from its kangaroo court system of military injustice.

Israel, settler violence and calculated differentiation

Israel, settler violence and calculated differentiation

Settler-colonial violence has rarely prompted any condemnation from Israel and its institutions. Regularly dismissed as isolated incidents despite the constant phenomenon and its deleterious effects upon Palestinians

Easter Festivities in Jerusalem

Easter Festivities in Jerusalem

The dwindling Palestinian Christian population celebrated Palm Sunday in Jerusalem, Bethlehem and even in Gaza.