US passport changes for Jerusalem-born citizens an "attempt to erase Palestinians”

In a reversal of US policy, Trump has announced Americans born in Jerusalem can now declare Israel as their country of birth on their passports, a move which has angered…

Sudan-Israel relations ‘new stab in the back’ for Palestinians

Sudan will become the third Arab country to set aside hostilities with Israel in the past two months by normalising relations with the Jewish state. In a US-brokered deal, Donald…

Israel stops renewing visas for UN human rights workers

Work visas for UN human rights workers in Palestine have been discontinued by the Israeli government, effectively forcing the top body of staff to leave the country.  topwatchessale.com Nine of…

Settlement expansion announced in West Bank, first since Gulf deals

Israel has approved the construction of 2,166 new illegal Jewish settlements in the occupied West Bank, ending an eight-month hiatus on expansion. The expansion announcement comes less than a month…

Palestinian prisoner “on the verge of death” after 80-day hunger strike

Human rights groups have warned a Palestinian prisoner is “on the verge of death” after sustaining an 80-day hunger strike since his arrest near Nablus on 27 July. Husband and father…

Barghouthi: Israel and Trump Are Making the Pandemic Worse in Palestine

In recent weeks, Palestinian health care workers in the West Bank and Gaza have seen an alarming rise in the number of Covid-19 cases after months of watching with mounting…

Serbia, Kosovo to normalise ties with Israel

  Serbia and Kosovo announced on Friday that they have normalised economic and diplomatic ties with Israel as part of US-brokered discussion, with Belgrade agreeing to move their embassy to…

Israel‘s top court rules Jewish settlement in occupied West Bank illegal

Israel’s Supreme Court has ruled that a Jewish settlement outpost in the West Bank was illegally built on privately-owned Palestinian land and has ordered their removal.    The case involved…

Gaza, Israel tensions rise after bombing retaliation

Tension between Gaza and Israel has flared since August 6 after Gazans began to relaunch incendiary balloons and rockets into Israel.  Israel has responded with almost daily bombing attacks on…

Israel, UAE agreement a “stab in the back” for Palestinian people

Israel and the United Arab Emirates have struck a historic deal last week that will lead to full diplomatic normalisation between the two nations, as the UAE becomes the first…