Israel’s Decades-long Policy of Holding Palestinian Bodies

Israel’s treatment of the Palestinian dead, and its impact on the living, is being questioned once again as the government continues to withhold the bodies of 22 Palestinians killed following attacks on Israelis during the month of October. The refusal to turn over the dead to their families — a policy that Israeli authorities supposedly […]

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Report: Palestinian Security Cooperation with Israel

Set up under the 1993 Oslo Accords, security coordination involves the sharing of intelligence between Israel and the Palestinian Authority. The PA was also established under Oslo. Before the official signing of the agreement, the two sides had agreed on a “Declaration of Principles”, which included a pledge from PLO Chairman Yasser Arafat to uphold […]

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More than 300 UK Academics Declare Israel Boycott

More than 300 UK scholars have declared their support for an academic boycott of Israel, with a full page advertisement in The Guardian on Tuesday. In what has been described as an unprecedented step, the signatories have stated that they will not do business with Israel’s university institutions. The initial list of signatories launched today […]

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Do You Want to Be on the Front Lines? Resist with Us in the Battle for Truth

Palestine Chronicle Readers and Supporters, Mainstream media is at it again: they are not telling the truth as to what is really happening in Palestine right now. By hijacking the narrative on what is proving to be a pivotal point in Palestinian history, it is now more important than ever to challenge conventional knowledge and […]

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Abbas Set for UN Speech as Palestinian Despair Mounts

Mahmoud Abbas heads to the UN this week for a speech expected to be closely watched for clues of his intentions at a time of growing despair among Palestinians, moribund peace talks and volatility in Jerusalem. Abbas’s actions in recent weeks have spurred speculation ranging from whether the 80-year-old’s retirement is imminent to whether he […]

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