World Book Day Marked in Memory of Mahmoud Darwish (VIDEO)

Fifteen cities around the Middle East marked World Book Day yesterday in memory of late Palestinian poet Mahmoud Darwish. Sudan’s Education Without Borders Association in 11 cities around the country, similar events were also held in the capitals of Egypt and Oman and in Dubai, UAE and Jerusalem. Sudanese novelist Sara Al-Jake said in Khartoum: […]

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Fatah Announces ‘Day of Rage’, Urging Palestinians to Clash with Israeli Forces

The Fatah movement in the occupied West Bank, the ruling party of the Palestinian Authority (PA), called for Palestinians to express their unity by performing Friday prayers at the many solidarity tents that have already been set up across the West Bank in support of the some 1,500 hunger strikers, who entered their 6th day […]

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Mahmoud Abbas Needs to Decide which Side He’s On

By Dr. Daud Abdullah It is perfectly normal for Palestinians to have political differences with the Islamic Resistance Movement (Hamas), but it is wholly unacceptable for any Palestinian, official or otherwise, to call for the destruction and burning of the Gaza Strip in order to crush the group. Such threats are manifestly shameful and can […]

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Will British Muslims Survive in Post-Brexit Britain?

By  Irfan Raja Is it unimaginable to think that British Muslims may have to go back where they come from? Sounds sensitive, but certainly a valid question to ask in the current climate. History describes tales of the displacement of Palestinians, native Australians, and destruction of Indians  at  the hands of British colonialists and in […]

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Pro-Israel Lobbies in London Protest Screening of Marwan Barghouthi Documentary

As the Federation of Palestinian Communities in Europe and the Fatah movement in London prepare to screen the film “Marwan,” a biopic telling the life story of the imprisoned Fatah leader Marwan Barghouthi, members of the federation have reported that “the Zionist lobby” in London has attempted to carry out several actions to prevent the […]

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PCHR: Life of Isolation behind Israel’s Separation Wall

By Palestine Chronicle Staff The Palestinian Center for Human Rights published a report on April 13, detaining the life of a Palestinian family who lives in isolation behind Israel’s separation wall in the West Bank. PCHR’s report details the story of Hani Amer, a 59-year old father of four sons and two daughters, whose family […]

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