'guarded Optimism' Does Not Hide The Deprivation Forced Upon Palestinians

'guarded Optimism' Does Not Hide The Deprivation Forced Upon Palestinians

2021-02-23 | By middleeastmonitor | 5 Hits

The latest report by the UN Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process painted a bleak picture for Palestine Gone are the days when UN representatives attempted to conflate diplomatic negotiations with the Palestinian Authority39s cooperation over the coronavirus pandemic In 2020 the Palestinian economy contracted by 10 to 12 per cent it39s quotone of the largest annual contractions since the Palestinian Authority was established in 1994quot While Covid19 certainly exacerbated the economic crisis for Palestinians it is by >>READ MORE

ViRealHUB.com | Organic and Viral Social Traffic Hub

no imageEU denies threatening to reduce aid to Palestinians
Mon, 22 Feb 2021 23:01 | Hits : 9 | US

The European Union today denied reports that it had threatened to reduce aid provided to the Palestinian Authority PA if it doesn39t hold elections quotWe were surprised by what was reported in some media outlets 8230 there was no comment or statement from the European Union on this subjectquot said Shadi Othman the European Union spokesman in Palestine in a brief written statement...

no imageIsrael bars Palestinians from praying at Al-Aqsa Mosque
Sat, 20 Feb 2021 02:00 | Hits : 13 | US

Israeli police on Friday prevented dozens of Palestinian residents of the occupied West Bank from reaching AlAqsa Mosque to perform Friday prayerAnadolu Agencyreports An Anadolu Agency correspondent saw Israeli police deployed in checkpoints at the entrances to the Old City in Jerusalem Israeli police checkedthe worshippers39 identification cardsbefore putting them in special buses to t...

no image2.6m Palestinians register to take part in first elections in 15 years
Thu, 18 Feb 2021 19:30 | Hits : 15 | US

The Central Elections Committee said that 26 million Palestinians had registered to take part in the first presidential and parliamentary elections in 15 years On its website the committee said that this represents 933 per cent of Palestinians who have the right to cast their votes in the elections quotThis number reflects the Palestinians39 desire to take part in the electionsquot th...

no imageArrested 63 times, activist says Israel is making Palestinians choose to let go of resistance or die
Wed, 17 Feb 2021 23:01 | Hits : 12 | US

Arrested 63 times activist says Israel is making Palestinians choose to let go of resistance or die It is no secret that the issue of occupied Jerusalem and AlAqsa Mosque is at the heart of the Palestinian cause There is a daily struggle between Palestinian Jerusalemites and the Israeli occupation authorities I spoke with Palestinian activist Hanadi Halawani to shed some light on this issue A...

no imageSeveral Israelis arrested for alleged terror attack against Palestinians
Wed, 17 Feb 2021 02:01 | Hits : 19 | US

Several Israelis suspected of terrorism against Palestinians were arrested yesterday by security forces The suspects were taken in for interrogation but their identities and other details of the investigation were placed under a gag order a police statement said Details of the arrests reported by Israeli sources mentioned that the suspects included at least three aged 18 and 19 The terrorist ...

no imageIsrael may condition offering vaccine to Palestinians on release of prisoners
Wed, 17 Feb 2021 02:01 | Hits : 12 | US

Israel39s politicisation of COVID19 vaccine took another quotcriminal and shamefulquot turn yesterday while debating whether Palestinians living in thebesieged Gaza enclaveshould be permitted to have the vaccine and help prevent the spread of the global pandemic During a debate at the Knesset Foreign Affairs and Defence Committee FADC Israeli officials insisted that no vaccine should...

no image3 Palestinians injured by Israeli settlers in West Bank
Sat, 13 Feb 2021 23:01 | Hits : 12 | US

Three Palestinians including two women were injured yesterday by Israeli settlers in different areas of the Israelioccupied West Bank Anadolu Agency reports Two women in their 40s were injured in an attack by a group of Jewish settlers carrying stones and sticks near the Homesh Israeli settlement in northern West Bank Palestine Liberation Organization39s PLO official Ghassan Daglas told...

no imageDrive to get Palestinians registered to vote
Wed, 10 Feb 2021 23:01 | Hits : 16 | US

The Palestinian Central Elections Commission today set up field register centres for citizens to register their right to vote ahead of the legislative and presidential elections which are due to be held later this year The head of the Election Commission Hanna Nasir called on all citizens tosign upand update their data on the voter register stressing that registration is a prerequisi...

no imagePalestinians in diaspora 'must' take part in upcoming elections
Tue, 09 Feb 2021 19:30 | Hits : 15 | US

The Popular Conference for Palestinians Abroad PCPA said yesterday that Palestinians in the diasporaquotmustquot take part in the upcoming Palestinian electionsQuds Pressreported quotAny election without the participation of Palestinians abroad will be meaningless and the Palestinians along with the free people around the world will not respect itquotPCPA39s spokesman DrAhmed...

no image'Palestinians thinking of liberation, should not only learn from South Africa's past, but also its p
Mon, 08 Feb 2021 23:01 | Hits : 15 | US

Israel39s repression of its own Palestinian citizens as well as Palestinians in the occupied West Bank and Gaza Strip and even African refugees has become ever more brutal despite decades of global solidarity efforts for justice in Palestine Many of the solidarity achievements including the successful Boycott Divestment and Sanctions BDS campaign were made possible by international l...

Senarai Hotel Wajib Dikunjungi Cuti Sekolah
Mon, 08 Feb 2021 23:01 | Hits : 262 | US

Website Online Counter