Palestine: Deadly Force Unleashed Against Protesters in Occupied Territories

At least three Palestinians have been killed in clashes with Israeli security forces near the Al Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem’s Old City. There have been daily confrontations since metal detectors were placed outside the compound last week. Muslim men under the age of 50 have also been barred from entering the holy site. The Palestinian…

The Enduring Injustice of Palestine

John Pilger When I first went to Palestine as a young reporter in the 1960s, I stayed on a kibbutz. The people I met were hard-working, spirited and called themselves socialists. I liked them. One evening at dinner, I asked about the silhouettes of people in the far distance, beyond our perimeter. “Arabs,” they said,…

Israel ‘Collectively Punishes’ Palestinians Following “Jerusalem Operation”

Following Stabbing and Shooting Attack in Occupied Jerusalem, Israeli Forces Impose Collective Punishment Measures Against the City and Deir Abu Mash’al Village Ref: 48/2017 Following a stabbing and shooting attack in occupied East Jerusalem on Friday, 16 June 2017, that resulted in the killing of three Palestinian youngsters and an Israeli female soldier, the Israeli…

Tracking the Trends of the Palestinian Cause Since 1967

Nadia Hijab, Mouin Rabbani The Palestinian cause today has in some respects reverted to where it stood before the 1967 War. It is worth retracing this trajectory to understand how we reached the current situation, and derive insights on where to go from here. Looking Back On the eve of June 5, 1967, the Palestinians…

New Left Current in Greece: Antiwar Uprising Against the US and Israel

PFLP Many Left, anti-racist, anti-war and anti-imperialist organizations and parties in Greece have responded to the call of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine to protest the visit of Benjamin Netanyahu and demand his expulsion from Greece. We are re-publishing the calls from these organizations to the demonstrations, which will take place on…