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Cancel ISRAEL INDEPENDENCE DAY AT SCOTTISH PARLIAMENT

CANCEL ISRAEL INDEPENDENCE DAY AT SCOTTISH PARLIAMENT Aamer Anwar | April 28, 2015 If you wish to add your name to this letter please email your details to office@aameranwar.com as well sign the petition below- PLEASE NOTE THE CELEBRATION IS ORGANISED FOR THIS THURSDAY 30TH APRILLink to petition- https://www.change.org/p/scottish-labour-party-scottish-parliament-cancel-labour-hosted-scottish-parliamentary-reception-celebrating-occupation-of-palestine OPEN LETTER TO SCOTTISH LABOUR For […]

Israeli teens dressed as KKK and in ‘black face’ for mock lynching at school Purim party

Israeli teens dressed as KKK and in ‘black face’ for mock lynching at school Purim party Israel/Palestine Allison Deger on March 21, 2014 88 Comments Purim carnival where Israeli teens dressed as members of the KKK and in black face for a mock lynching. (Photo: Mizbala) Purim carnival where Israeli teens dressed as members of […]

Former Pink Floyd frontman sparks fury by comparing Israelis to Nazis

Religious leaders react angrily to Roger Waters’ latest outspoken attack on treatment of Palestinians Vanessa Thorpe and Edward Helmore in New York The Observer, Saturday 14 December 2013 17.12 GMT Roger Waters said the parallels between Israel and Germany in the 1930s were ‘crushingly obvious’. Photograph: Rex Inflammatory remarks by the musician Roger Waters, formerly […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Bill Gates slammed over links to Israel prison torture

  Posted on April 3, 2014 by Addameer and Palestinian BDS National Committee Share on facebookShare on twitterShare on emailShare on pinterest_shareMore Sharing Services4 https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=V8u7yBhaUMI Sign the petition: www.addameer.org/gatesdivest Palestinian human rights organisations have criticised Bill Gates after it emerged that his charitable foundation is heavily invested in G4S, a private security company that helps Israel run prisons at […]

Jimmy Carter concerned about possible breach of international law by Washington

Monday, 31 March 2014 10:55   Carter reiterated the necessity to abide by UN resolution 242, which was accepted by the former Israeli PM Menachem Begin as part of the Camp David peace accords Former American President Jimmy Carter has warned the US Secretary of State John Kerry of violating international law in his potential […]

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