08 | 04 | 2020

The World Federation of Trade Unions, on the behalf of its 95 million members in 130 countries on the five continents, is strongly opposing the fact that Greek private and public companies have expressed their interest in constructing and expanding the Israeli metro/tram Green Line, inside the Occupied Palestinian Territories, including East Jerusalem.

For the sake of profits, the Greek capitalists as well as the Government of SYRIZA, do not hesitate to cooperate with the Israeli Settlers, against any effort of support of the recognition of the independent Palestinian State, within 1967 borders with East Jerusalem as its capital.

The world militant trade union movement will continue protesting against such ruthless actions and we will...

The Association of International Development Agencies (AIDA), a coalition consisting of more than 80 international organizations working in the occupied Palestinian territory, has said that the transfer of a population, whether by force or not, violates international law, including the international humanitarian law.

AIDA’s remark was in reaction to Israeli government plans to evict the...

At least one Palestinian minor was killed and 41 others were injured, three of them seriously, by live ammunition or rubber-coated bullets on Friday, February 22, when Israeli forces attacked the weekly Great March of Return protests along Gaza-Israel border, according to the Palestinian Ministry of Health.

The military forces fired live rounds and rubber-coated steel bullets at the...

A Palestinian teenager, Hassan Nofal, 17, died on Tuesday, February 12, of the wounds he sustained when he was shot by Israeli forces last Friday, February 8, during the Great March of Return protests along the borderline area to the east of al-Bureij refugee camp, in the central Gaza Strip, medical sources at the Shuhada al-Aqsa Hospital in Deir el-Balah said. The youth was from the...

Israeli authorities shot and killed three Palestinians and demolished 20 Palestinian-owned buildings in the occupied West Bank and East Jerusalem between January 15 and 28, according to the latest report issued by the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) in the occupied Palestinian territory.

The report by OCHA indicates that three Palestinians, including a...

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) will end all its projects assisting refugees in the occupied West Bank and the besieged Gaza Strip on January 31st following the US administration’s decision to cut funding to the Palestinians. The decision has been confirmed by Dave Harden, former USAID Mission Director and Managing Director of the Georgetown Strategy...

The media office of the Palestinian CP condemned the decision of the "Zionist entity" to close the schools of UNRWA (The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East) in Jerusalem.

The Palestinian CP considered this step as "a serious escalation by the state entity of Israel" against the rights of the Palestinian people. The statement expressed...

The Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela in the exercise of the presidency of the Movement of Non-Aligned Countries (NAM), participated on Tuesday in the first quarterly debate of the Security Council of the United Nations (UN), on the “Situation in the Middle East, including the Palestinian Question”, in which it reiterated its solidarity with the Palestinian people and renewed its...

In Ramallah and Gaza City, five left-wing Palestinian factions have announced the formation of a united front named the Palestinian Democratic Alliance. The alliance was formed with the culmination of meetings between the constituent organizations that commenced in August 2016.

According to last Friday’s weekend edition of Al-Ittihad, the daily newspaper of the Communist Party of Israel...

Four Palestinians have died from wounds incurred during last Friday’s weekly protests across the eastern borders of the besieged Gaza Strip. According to the Ministry of Health, the Palestinian fatalities from the December 19 demonstrations included Ayman Munir Shbeir, 18, from Deir al-Balah, who died the next morning of wounds he sustained during the protests in eastern al-Breij.

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The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) has backed condemnations by its affiliate, the Palestinian Journalists’ Syndicate (PJS), on a raid by the Israeli military on the offices of the Palestinian news agency Wafa, on 10 December. The IFJ and PJS are demanding the release of all Palestinian journalists jailed by Israel and an end to the persecution of Palestinian...

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