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Gaza protester dies as Israel admits to unjustified killings

A Palestinian man died after being shot in the stomach by Israeli occupation forces during Great March of Return protests in southernmost Gaza last week. Ahmad Muhammad Abdallah al-Qarra, 23, was fatally injured during demonstrations east of Khan Younis on 26 July, Gaza’s health ministry stated. More than 200 Palestinians have been killed during the protests along Gaza’s eastern and […]

UN lets Israel’s child killers off the hook again

Human rights defenders are slamming UN Secretary-General António Guterres for leaving Israel off an official list of the world’s worst abusers of children’s rights. On Tuesday, the UN released the secretary-general’s annual report on children in armed conflict. It finds that a record 12,000 children were killed or maimed in wars around the world in 2018. But Human Rights […]

Al-Awda statement: Palestinian refugees in Lebanon struggling for justice

Al-Awda, the Palestine Right to Return Coalition, stands unified with our people, Palestinian refugees in Lebanon engaged in ongoing protests and strikes for their human, social and civil rights. As Palestinian refugees struggle for their right to return denied to them for over 71 years, they also face discrimination, exclusion and marginalization in their countries […]

The administration of Askalan prison submit to its detainees’ demands

RAMALLAH (Ma’an) — The commission of detainees’ affairs has confirmed this Tuesday that the administration of the prison of Askalan has gradually begun implementing a number of the requests of the detainees, which have been demanded through their latest hunger strike.The commission has stated that the administration of the prison has let all the families […]

No Impunity for Ethnic Cleansing in Jerusalem – Boycott Israel Now

Israel committed its biggest crime of ethnic cleansing since 1967, destroying homes of hundreds of Palestinian families in Wadi Hummus, occupied East Jerusalem. Our most effective response is BDS. Home demolition in Wadi Hummus, occupied East Jerusalem (Ahmed Mezher – WAFA APA) On Monday, Israel committed its biggest crime of ethnic cleansing since 1967, against […]