Fact Sheets

Palestine: 2015 in Review
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Palestine: 2015 in Review

Over the course of 2015, Israeli soldiers and police continued to use excessive, deadly force against unarmed Palestinians demonstrating against Israel's repressive, nearly 50-year-old occupation regime, as well as Palestinians accused of attacking Israelis. Live ammunition and massive amounts of tear gas were widely used against unarmed Palestinian protesters, injuring thousands.

on January 14, 2016
Discrimination & Hate Crimes Against Christian Palestinians in the Holy Land
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Discrimination & Hate Crimes Against Christian Palestinians in the Holy Land

Christian Palestinians who are citizens of Israel suffer from the same widespread official and unofficial discrimination that other non-Jews do, in everything from land ownership and housing to employment and family reunification rights.

on December 24, 2015
In His Own Words: Sheldon Adelson & Israel
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In His Own Words: Sheldon Adelson & Israel

Tonight, Republican presidential candidates will meet for their fifth debate, at The Venetian Las Vegas, a hotel and casino owned by right-wing billionaire Sheldon Adelson. The IMEU offers the following list of some of the most offensive and egregious statements that Adelson has made about Palestinians, Israel, and US foreign policy over the last few years.

on December 15, 2015
On Netanyahu’s Claims Ahead of Donald Trump’s Visit to Israel
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On Netanyahu’s Claims Ahead of Donald Trump’s Visit to Israel

It was recently announced that Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump will meet with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu when he visits Israel later this month. The IMEU offers the following fact sheet on Netanyahu’s claims regarding equality for Muslim and other non-Jewish citizens of Israel, and also concerning provocations by messianic Jewish extremists.

on December 9, 2015
Fact Check: Netanyahu’s Remarks to the Center for American Progress
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Fact Check: Netanyahu’s Remarks to the Center for American Progress

Following today's appearance by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the Center for American Progress, the IMEU offers this fact check on his remarks.

on November 10, 2015
Five Questions President Obama Should Ask Prime Minister Netanyahu
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Five Questions President Obama Should Ask Prime Minister Netanyahu

In light of today’s meeting at the White House between President Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, the IMEU offers the following fact sheet, Five Questions President Obama Should Ask Prime Minister Netanyahu.

on November 9, 2015
Israeli Government Support for the Extremist Temple Mount Movement
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Israeli Government Support for the Extremist Temple Mount Movement

Over the past decade, the messianic Temple Mount movement has grown rapidly, gravitating from the margins of Israeli society to the mainstream. The IMEU offers the following fact sheet providing an overview of Israeli government support for the extremist Temple Mount movement, whose provocations in occupied East Jerusalem are one of the main causes of the current crisis in the occupied Palestinian territories and Israel.

on November 4, 2015
Extremism & Incitement to Racial Hatred: Senior Israeli Officials in Their Own Words
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Extremism & Incitement to Racial Hatred: Senior Israeli Officials in Their Own Words

The IMEU offers select quotes from senior Israeli officials expressing extremism and incitement to racial hatred towards Palestinians, migrants, and other citizens and residents of Israel and the occupied Palestinian territories.

on October 23, 2015
Fact Check: MSNBC’s Palestinian Loss of Land Map
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Fact Check: MSNBC’s Palestinian Loss of Land Map

Last week, MSNBC aired a map showing loss of Palestinian land to Zionist settlers and then to Israel from 1946 to the present. Following criticism from Israelis and their supporters, MSNBC apologized and stated that the map was incorrect. But was it? The following is a fact check of MSNBC’s map and the criticisms of it.

on October 21, 2015