Trump Advisor: Israeli Settlement Activity ‘Not Illegal’

Donald Trump’s adviser on Israel said on Wednesday that Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank were not illegal and he believed the Republican candidate agreed with him, putting them at odds with much of the world. Following a pro-Trump rally at Jerusalem’s Mount Zion, David Friedman also said the US presidential candidate was “tremendously […]

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The War on UNESCO: Al-Aqsa Mosque is Palestinian and East Jerusalem is Illegally Occupied

By Ramzy Baroud Did Italian Prime Minister, Matteo Renzi, actually read the full text of the UNESCO resolution on Palestine and Israel, before he raved with anger? “I think this is a mistaken, inconceivable resolution,” he said. “It is not possible to continue with these resolutions at the UN and UNESCO that aim to attack […]

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Top Fatah Leader: Palestinians Must Wake Up, Peace Process is Dead

International Relations Commissioner for the Fatah movement Nabil Shaath called on Palestinians to begin a full-fledged consumer boycott of Israel in an interview with The Arab Weekly on Tuesday. “A consumer boycott should be the Palestinians’ weapon against Israel,” the newspaper quoted Shaath as saying. Referring to the decades-long Israeli-Palestinian peace process, which has failed […]

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South African Ambassador’s Visit to Israel Violates ANC’s Anti-Israel Stance

South African International Relations Deputy Minister Luwellyn Landers said South Africa’s ambassador to Israel, Sisa Ngombane, should be recalled for recent remarks made at a press conference. Landers was speaking before Parliament’s portfolio committee on international relations and co-operation this week, and was asked about Ngombane’s alleged “pro-Israel” comments. Landers said Ngombane essentially claimed Israel […]

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Confrontation Taking Place at Camp Near Standing Rock between Land Protectors and Police

Breaking News  Published October 27, 2016 CANNON BALL, NORTH DAKOTA – At this hour there is a confrontation taking place as North Dakota law enforcement are attempting to remove land protectors who are on the site to demonstrate against the construction of the Dakota Access pipeline. Hundreds of police  dressed in riot gear are on […]

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