Israel’s Common Denominator: Why Israel Will Continue to Bomb Gaza

Israel’s Common Denominator: Why Israel Will Continue to Bomb Gaza

On May 4, Israel launched a series of deadly airstrikes on the besieged Gaza Strip, prompting a response from various resistance groups. At least 25 Palestinians were killed and nearly 200 people wounded in the Israeli attacks. Four Israelis were also killed by Palestinian rockets. The clashes were instigated by Israel, when the Israeli military […]

The Two Narratives of Palestine: The People Are United, the Factions Are Not

The Two Narratives of Palestine: The People Are United, the Factions Are Not

The International Conference on Palestine held in Istanbul between April 27-29 brought together many speakers and hundreds of academics, journalists, activists and students from Turkey and all over the world. The Conference was a rare opportunity aimed at articulating a discourse of international solidarity that is both inclusive and forward thinking. There was near consensus […]

Palestinian PM urges UN to ensure cessation of Israeli onslaught on Gaza

Palestinian PM urges UN to ensure cessation of Israeli onslaught on Gaza

Ramallah: Palestinian Prime Minister Mohammad Shtayyeh urged the United Nations to immediately intervene to halt and ensure a cessation of the Israeli onslaught on the Gaza Strip. “The international community cannot remain as a silent observer in the face of the Israeli occupation crimes against Palestinian civilians and cannot take a neutral stance in the […]

Israel strikes Gaza in response to rocket fire

Israel strikes Gaza in response to rocket fire

Jerusalem: The Israeli military carried out reprisal strikes against Hamas in Gaza early on Friday, hours after rockets were fired from the Palestinian enclave, sources said. Around 30 strikes targeted positions held by the military wing of Hamas, which governs Gaza, and their ally Islamic Jihad, causing significant damage, a Gazan security source told AFP. […]