Category Archives: News Archive

Addameer’s annual report on human rights violations for 2015

OC4P – Oban Concern for Palestine – take absolutely no pleasure in sharing the information that The Annual Report on Violations of Palestinian Prisoners’ Rights in Israeli Prisons for 2015 is now available online. The report ‘examines the violations committed by … Continue reading

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Wed 22 Feb 2017: Oban Phoenix: THE FORGOTTEN, documentary by Jon Pullman

Join Oban Concern for Palestine at Oban Phoenix Cinema in February for the screening of his latest documentary THE FORGOTTEN Wednesday, 22 February 2017, 6–7pm OBAN PHOENIX CINEMA Admission: £5.00 The documentary follows award-winning activist filmmaker Jon Pullman on his journey … Continue reading

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Israeli Forces invade and destroy offices of prominent Palestinian Health NGO

Israeli Forces invade and destroy offices of prominent Palestinian Health NGO Two Palestinians were injured in clashes following the invasion of the building, during which the army seized data and smashed equipment Israeli Forces soldiers invaded the offices of the … Continue reading

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“Israel’s Shimon Peres: Peacemaker or war criminal?” [S.P., 2 Aug 1923–28 Sept 2016]

New, via Scottish Friends of Palestine – on the REDRESS INFORMATION & ANALYSIS website: “Israel’s Shimon Peres: Peacemaker or war criminal?” Jonathan Cook reminds us of the Shimon Peres that we are unlikely to hear about in Western obituaries: a … Continue reading

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The Ecologist: In the West Bank and Gaza, Israel is using water as a weapon of war

Israel continues to violate Universal Human Rights According Ramzy Baroud’s article published on 4 July 2016 in The Ecologist, ‘Israel is inflicting “water starvation” on Palestinian communities […], with residents of all-Jewish settlements in the West Bank each receiving thirty times more … Continue reading

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In memory of Jo Cox MP

Dear All Like MAP – Medical Aid for Palestinians – and Scottish Friends of Palestine, Oban Concern for Palestine would like to remember Jo Cox MP, who was viciously murdered on 16 June 2016 while holding a constituency surgery. She … Continue reading

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A big THANK YOU! – Our stall at Oban & Lorn Lions Club Charities Day, 11 June 2016

A big thank you to all the volunteers who came to help out at our stall at the 2016 Oban and Lorn Lions Club Charities Day: Joy B, Toril, Liam, Graeme, and Jack, who made an impressive debut. Thanks also to Rosalind … Continue reading

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