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Spiteful voting: The 2021 version

The 2006 Palestinian legislative elections witnessed the phenomenon of spiteful voting, where those angry with Fatah and its ruling, and those who were disgruntled with the corruption of the Palestinian Authority (PA), cast their votes in favour of Hamas. Even ballot boxes, placed in mainly Fatah locations, contained votes of Fatah supporters and many Christians who voted for the Islamic …

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Arafat’s cousin supports jailed Fatah leader Marwan Barghouti for presidency

Nasser Al-Qidwa, member of the Central Committee of Fatah and cousin of late Fatah leader Yasser Arafat, has announced his full support for the nomination of jailed Fatah leader Marwan Barghouti for presidency. In a meeting with Palestinian journalists, Al-Qidwa avowed: “I have openly supported Barghouti for presidency.” Regarding dismissed Fatah leader Mohammed Dahlan, he explained: “It is difficult to …

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Harris assures Netanyahu of US opposition to ICC probe

US Vice President Kamala Harris, in a call with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu , reaffirmed Washington’s opposition to an International Criminal Court (ICC) probe of possible war crimes in the occupied Palestinian territories, Reuters reported the White House saying. The call, the first between the two since Harris and President Joe Biden took office in January, came a day …

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Israel to vaccinate Palestinians aged over 16 with its surplus doses, report says

Israel plans to vaccinate Palestinians aged 16 and over once using surplus doses after it completes its campaign to inoculate its own citizen. Israel’s Health Ministry has said this would help prevent cross-border infection, including new mutations. This comes after Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s controversial plan to ship surplus coronavirus vaccines to a group of allied nations was frozen …

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Israeli occupation gravely violates rights of Palestinian children – Palestine’s UN Observer

Palestine’s Permanent Observer to the United Nations, Riyad Mansour, said that the Israeli occupation’s impact on the safety, well-being, and mental health of Palestinian children has been especially distressing as child rights are gravely violated without consequence and children are left without protection. “As the situation in Occupied Palestine continues to deteriorate and Israel continues to entrench its illegal occupation, …

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Israeli Prison Service Imposes Punitive Measures against Prisoners

 Israeli Prison Service (IPS) at Ofer prison threatened today to intensify its punitive measures against Palestinian prisoners, which would aggravate the already poor health conditions in Israeli jails and their serious consequences on the right to health of Palestinian prisoners amid the global outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic. The Palestinian Prisoner’s Society (PPS) reported that Palestinian prisoners in “Ofer” threatened …

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Israeli army attack anti-settlement protest east of Nablus

A number of Palestinians suffered from suffocation during clashes that broke out as Israeli forces attacked the weekly anti-settlement demonstration in Beit Dajan village, to the east of Nablus in the northern West Bank. Israeli forces violently dispersed protesters, firing live ammunition, stun grenades, and tear gas canisters against them and causing many to suffocate due to tear gas inhalation. …

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Israeli settlers attack Palestinians south of Nablus

Israeli settlers attacked yesterday evening Palestinians in the village of Madama to the south of Nablus, the northern occupied West Bank, according to local sources. The village residents managed to fend off an attack by settlers from the nearby illegal Israeli settlement of Yitzhar. Clashes reportedly broke out between the village residents and Israeli forces who provided settlers with protection, …

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