Fishing boat sunk off Gaza coast

  Israeli navy opens fire, sinks Palestinian fishing boat off Gaza coast Published yesterday (updated) 17/10/2014 14:04 (MaanImages/file) GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — Israeli naval forces on Thursday evening opened fire at a Palestinian fishing boat off the coast of the Gaza Strip.Head of the fishermen’s union in Gaza Nizar Ayyash told Ma’an that Israeli boats […]

Thousands attend funeral of slain 13-year-old Palestinian child

Thousands attend funeral of slain 13-year-old Palestinian child Published today (updated) 17/10/2014 18:06 (MaanImages) RAMALLAH (Ma’an) — Thousands of people in the central West Bank village of Beit Laqiya on Friday attended the funeral of 13-year-old Bahaa Samir Badir, who was shot dead by Israeli soldiers a day earlier. The funeral procession started after Friday […]

Scottish Friends of Palestine briefing paper

Scottish Friends of Palestine Briefing Paper August 2014 Israel’s incremental genocide in the Gaza ghetto Ilan Pappe The Electronic Intifada 13/07/2014 In Gaza, the implementation of the Zionist vision takes its most inhuman form. In a September 2006 article for The Electronic Intifada, I defined the Israeli policy towards the Gaza Strip as an incremental […]

Palestinian flag over the city chambers in Glasgow on Friday.

Row over Glasgow City Council’s plans to fly Palestinan flag Glasgow City Council plans to fly the Palestinian flag on Friday A row has broken out over Glasgow City Council’s plans to raise the Palestinian flag over the city chambers on Friday. Lord Provost Sadie Docherty said it would be raising the flag in solidarity […]

End the seige of Gaza Demo Saturday 12th July Buchanan St. Glasgow

    Free Palestine Sat 12 July – Stop Attacking Gaza 1pm corner of Gordon Street, Buchanan Street, Glasgow  Palestinians blockaded inside Gaza (the largest open air prison in the world) have been facing a massive onslaught from the Israeli Occupation Force, one of the most powerful militaries in the world. Stop the Attack on […]

After brutal police beating, Palestinian-American Tarek Abu Khdeir, 15, sentenced to home arrest without charge

Allison Deger on July 6, 2014 17 Tarek Abu Khdeir speaks moments after his release about his beating and arrest. Just before noon Tarek Abu Khdeir, the 15-year-old American-Palestinian who was brutally beaten by Israeli police last Thursday, walked into court wearing the same clothes he had on when arrested. After a brief closed deliberation, with media corralling in […]

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