Palestinian


BDS Co-Founder Arrested for Tax Evasion

A co-founder of the BDS movement was detained briefly by Israeli authorities on charges of tax evasion Wednesday, was banned from leaving the country and his passport was taken from…

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Defense Minister Liberman Moves to Shut Down Terrorist Fund

Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman on Thursday declared the Palestinian National Fund to be a terrorist organization that provides “massive” financial backing for terrorist activities, as well as support for…

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Israel Compares U.N. Agency Report to Der Sturmer

Israel denounced a U.N. agency report on Wednesday that accused it of imposing an “apartheid regime” of racial discrimination on the Palestinian people. Israel’s Foreign Ministry spokesman Emmanuel Nahshon‏ likened…

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Abbas: ‘A Historic Peace Deal Is Possible’

Following a meeting in Ramallah on Tuesday with President Trump’s special envoy Jason Greenblatt, Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas issued a statement saying that “a historic peace deal is possible.”…

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British FM Holds Out Hope for Two-State Solution

Britain’s Foreign Minister Boris Johnson said on Wednesday that his country remains “absolutely” committed to a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and that obstacles to a deal, including accelerated…

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Clashes Break Out in Palestinian Camp in Lebanon

Clashes erupted in a densely-packed Palestinian refugee camp in southern Lebanon on Tuesday, wounding at least four people, including a three-year-old boy with a bullet-wound to the head, Palestinian security…

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PA Denounces ‘Palestinian Diaspora’ Conference

The Palestinian Authority has condemned an event in Turkey that features discussions about life in the “Palestinian Diaspora.” The Palestine Abroad Conference, which opened on Saturday and runs through Monday, is…

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