Experts

Ingrid Jaradat Gassner Coordinator of International Advocacy and Public Relations for the Civic Coalition for Palestinian Rights in Jerusalem

Ingrid Jaradat Gassner

Noura Erakat Human Rights Attorney and Activist

Noura Erakat

Issam Younis Director General of the Al Mezan Center for Human Rights

Issam Younis

Dr. Jess Ghannam Board member of Gaza Community Mental Health Programme

Jess Ghannam

Dr. Mona El-Farra Director of Gaza Projects of the Middle East Children's Alliance

Mona El-Farra

Updates

ACCRIP votes to recommend divestment News & Analysis

ACCRIP votes to recommend divestment

In a major step forward for the student-led movement pushing US colleges to divest from Israel, Brown University's Advisory Committee on Corporate Responsibility voted yesterday to divest from companies complicit in upholding Israel's apartheid regime.

about 6 days ago
New details on covert Israeli operation in Gaza revealed News & Analysis

New details on covert Israeli operation in Gaza revealed

A new Al Jazeera investigation reveals details about Israel's secret 2018 mission to plant listening devices on communications systems in Gaza. The operation was uncovered and stopped by Palestinian authorities, but it sparked an Israeli bombing assault

about 6 days ago
Bolivia to renew Israel ties after rupture under Morales News & Analysis

Bolivia to renew Israel ties after rupture under Morales

Following the coup in Bolivia last month, the interim foreign minister Karen Longaric announced the country will restore diplomatic ties with Israel, a decade after then-President Evo Morales severed relations because of Israel's bombardment of Gaza.

about 1 week ago
Israel approves new settlement, orders Hebron market bulldozed News & Analysis

Israel approves new settlement, orders Hebron market bulldozed

Just weeks after the US deemed Israeli settlements legal, Israel announces plans to bulldoze a symbolic Palestinian market in occupied Hebron in order to build an illegal Jewish-only settlement in it's place.

about 1 week ago
Israeli Cabinet Approves $11.5m in Funding for Security in W. Bank Settlements News & Analysis

Israeli Cabinet Approves $11.5m in Funding for Security in W. Bank Settlements

Over the weekend, the Israeli government approved $11.5 million to go toward illegal Jewish-only settlements in the occupied West Bank. Despite being built on their land, Palestinians are barred from entering these settlements.

about 1 week ago
Graffiti Sprayed, Cars Vandalized in Suspected Hate Crime in West Bank News & Analysis

Graffiti Sprayed, Cars Vandalized in Suspected Hate Crime in West Bank

Caught on camera, Israeli settlers vandalized Palestinian cars and schools, including a kindergarten. But this is an almost weekly occurrence in the occupied West Bank, where Palestinians are pushed off their land to make way for Jewish-only compounds.

about 2 weeks ago
PHROC Condemns the Death of Palestinian Sick Prisoner Sami Abu Diyak News & Analysis

PHROC Condemns the Death of Palestinian Sick Prisoner Sami Abu Diyak

37-year-old Sami Abu Diak was battling cancer behind Israeli prison bars. This morning he passed away in prison, where he spent the last 17 years of his life. He appealed for release in order to get proper medical treatment, but Israel repeatedly refused.

about 2 weeks ago
Palestine is a climate justice issue - Israeli apartheid is not “green” Fact Sheets

Palestine is a climate justice issue - Israeli apartheid is not “green”

Israel claims to be eco-friendly, but it routinely disrupts and destroys the eco-system native to Palestine by planting foreign seeds and destroying native olive groves, not to mention Israeli apartheid's war on water.

about 2 weeks ago
Israel Expels Human Rights Watch Director Today News & Analysis

Israel Expels Human Rights Watch Director Today

Omar Shakir, the Director of Human Rights Watch in Jerusalem is being deported by the Israeli state. “Israel portrays itself as the region’s only democracy, but is set to deport a rights defender over his peaceful advocacy."

about 2 weeks ago