Breaking News

History

16 years after Rachel Corrie was killed in Gaza by Israel!

Today marks the sixteenth anniversary since the passing of ISM activist Rachel Corrie. She was 23 at the time of her passing. Rachel was tragically crushed to death under the front blade of an Israeli military Caterpillar bulldozer near Rafah, in the southern region of the Gaza Strip. Rachel died whilst placing herself in the path of a bulldozer to …

Read More »

Dalal al-Maghraby: 40 years captive behind the walls of the shroud

On Monday, the 40th anniversary of the martyrdom of the Palestinian resistance Dalal al-Maghrabi. She was born in 1958 in a Palestinian refugee camp in Beirut. She is the daughter of a family from the city of Jaffa who came to Lebanon after the 1948 Nakba. As for her basic and preparatory education, Dalal received her education at UNRWA schools …

Read More »

Remembering Hebron’s Ibrahimi Mosque massacre

What: Extremist Israeli settler Baruch Goldstein attacked Palestinian worshippers at Hebron’s Ibrahimi Mosque, killing 29 people and injuring 150 others. Where: Hebron, the occupied West Bank. When: 25 February 1994. What happened? Believed to be the burial place of the prophets Abraham, Isaac and Jacob, Hebron’s Ibrahimi Mosque is revered within Islam and Judaism. In 1994, the Islamic holy month …

Read More »

Nakba, the biggest ethnic cleansing in the history

Palestinians have been mourning the loss of their homeland since 1948, Nakba (The 1948 Palestinian exodus, also known as the Nakba(Arabic: النكبة‎‎, “al-Nakbah”, literally “disaster”, “catastrophe”, or “cataclysm”), an annual day of commemoration by Palestinians every May 15th. General Facts & Figures The Palestinian “Nakba” (“catastrophe” in Arabic) refers to the mass expulsion of Palestinian Arabs from British Mandate Palestine during Israel’s creation …

Read More »

The Ethnic Cleansing of Palestine

One can’t understand the Palestinian-zionist conflict without bringing the whole geopolitical context that happened for half a century (and even beyond that) before the actual ethnic cleansing of Palestine: First, Palestine was inhabited by the native Palestinians (regardless of their religion) for Thousands of years before the zionist thought to build their “jewish state” in Palestine. In the late 19th …

Read More »

Sabra and Shatila Massacre is a reminder of the Israeli barbaric crimes

In press releases published yesterday September 16, 2018 Dr Saeeb Erekat said that Sabra and Shatila Massacre is a reminder of the Israeli barbaric crimes. Erekat added that the massacre of Sabra and Shatila is not only a reminder of the barbaric crimes committed against our people but overall it highlights the effects of the impunity granted to Israel and …

Read More »

Balfour Declaration and the Palestinian Issue

In the early of 20th century, on Nov 02, 1917, British government issued a favorable agreement for Israel, at that time the United Kingdom led by King Lloyd George, the agreement known as the “Balfour Declaration”. But unfortunately, the agreement was inflict a financial loss to the Palestinian people and Arab-Muslims there, this agreement which later became the forerunner to …

Read More »