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Israel: Palestinians:Written question, MONDAY 5 SEPTEMBER 2016

1.  Richard Burden: Was the UK Ambassador to Israel asked to sign the letter –  signed in July 2016 by eight European ambassadors – to Israeli officials on the confiscation of EU-funded structures and the displacement of 49 people in Jabal al Baba, and will Foreign Secretary make a statement? http://www.parliament.uk/business/publications/written-questions-answers-statements/written-question/Commons/2016-07-20/43520   2. Richard Burden: Has DfID Secretary […]

Palestinian Economy Would Double if Freed of Israeli Control, UN Says

A United Nations agency report illustrates situation in Gaza by noting that infant mortality rate is on the rise for first time in 50 years. Haaretz and The Associated Press Sep 07, 2016 11:08 AM The UN’s development agency estimates the Palestinian economy could be twice as large as it is now if it were […]

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Israel: Palestinians:Written question, TUESDAY 12 JULY 2016

TUESDAY  12  JULY  2016 1. Questions to the Foreign Secretary: – Richard Burden: What assessment has he made of trends in the number of demolitions by Israel of Palestinian homes and other structures in the west bank in 2016? – Tobias Ellwood: Before answering this question, may I take this opportunity to say that, two weeks ago, […]

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Palestinian villages under threat

We have already had over 4 thousand letters sent to MPs this week but we need more. Please take 2 minutes today to take action and share this post. Two Palestinian villages, Susiya and Um Al Hiran are under imminent threat of demolition. We need to do everything we can to stop the Israeli forces sending the […]

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UK student union elects Palestine campaigner president

Anti-racism activist Malia Bouattia was elected president of the UK’s National Union of Students at their conference Wednesday. Bouattia is well-known for her public stances in support of many causes, including the Palestinian boycott, divestment and sanctions campaign, or BDS. For years she has successfully campaigned in favor of passing BDS resolutions within the NUS. […]

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Israel: Apartheid state or the Only Democracy In The Middle East ?

18/4/2016 by by Khuram Majid   Israel: Apartheid state or the Only Democracy In The Middle East ? · What do we mean by Apartheid? · What is the nature of Israel’s regime forPalestinians in the West Bank and Jerusalem? · What is the nature of Israel’s regime forPalestinians in pre-1967 Israel?      

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NAKBA, Week of Action 7/5/2016 – 15/5/2016

Palestine Solidarity Campaign is organising a week of activities commemorating the Nakba, from Saturday 7th May to Sunday 15th May.   Our aim is to build a wide range of alliances and to create a nation-wide series of events and inspiring actions that will engage the British public, on both a local and national level, […]

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The letter which will go to the PSC Exec.

It is important that PSC’s message is clear, consistent and fully behind the BDS campaign. Over the past decade or so we have taken our lead nationally and locally from the 2005 Call for BDS from Palestinian civil society, and have shaped our campaign around boycott, divestment and sanctions against Israel ‘until it complies with International Law and Universal […]

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From occupied Palestine to UK Supermarkets

NEW REPORT by Corporate Watch – Apartheid in the fields: From occupied Palestine to UK Supermarkets Israeli agricultural export companies are profiting from the Israeli colonisation of Palestinian land. In 2005 a broad coalition of Palestinians made a call for ordinary people all over the world to take action to boycott Israeli goods, companies and […]