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17/04/14: On Prisoner's day Palestinians say "no freedom without freedom for all our prisoners"

On 17 April, known as Prisoner’s Day in Palestine, SFP joined families of prisoners in Nablus to demand their release. Groups and parties from all sides were united to demand that there is no freedom without the freedom of all prisoners. 244 more words


Palestinian Prisoners' Day

Today is Palestinian Prisoners’ Day, which aims to draw attention to the plight of the approximately 5,000 Palestinian prisoners languishing in Israel’s jails. According to B’Tselem… 565 more words


14/04/14: Burin welcomes home Montaser Mahmoud Eid

On Monday evening the village of Burin welcomed home Montaser Mahmoud Eid from Apartheid Israeli prison after 14 months. Montaser was welcomed home by volunteers from the Bilal Najjar Cultural Centre, SFP and his family and friends. 128 more words


America Is Failing As An Ally: Israel ‘Deeply Disappointed’ by Kerry’s Remarks on Peace Talks

Secretary of State John Kerry confronted the Middle East impasse before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Tuesday, April 8, 2014. Credit Gabriella Demczuk/The New York Times… 1,097 more words

Palestine and the Middle East

So I guess the natural progression from last weeks topic on Israel is that to delve into the heavy issue of Palestine, something that I find to be of particular interest. 395 more words

Arab News

Kerry: "There Is A Limit To The Time We Can Spend on Middle East Peace"

US secretary of state says Washington evaluating role in Middle east peace process; says there is a limit to the time US can spend on negotiations, not open-ended. 356 more words

“Grave violations and aggression by Israel against the Palestinian people continued in a culture of impunity,” says Human Rights Council

On 24 March The Human Rights Council held a general debate on the human rights situation in Palestine and other Occupied Arab Territories, in a meeting at which four reports on the human rights situation in Palestine and other occupied Arab territories were presented. 1,294 more words