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36 days: Palestinian civil society leaders in Israeli detention without charge or trial

In today via amnesty international: In violation of international humanitarian law, two Palestinian civil society leaders have been held in administrative detention in an Israeli prison without charge or trial for 36 days. Khalida Jarrar is a Member of the … Continue reading

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Join in: 50 Days of Action for MAP

15 May – 3 July – 50 Days of Action YOUR opportunity to raise funds for MAP–Medical Aid for Palestinians As most of you will know, Nakba Day on 15 May 2017 began a season of painful commemoration for Palestinians. … Continue reading

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MAP: Four Gaza hospitals shut down as fuel crisis deepens: Patients’ Lives at risk

Along with MAP–Medical Aid for Palestinians, we are deeply concerned and ‘alarmed that four hospitals in Gaza have been forced to close due to the deepening fuel shortage.’ Fikr Shalltoot, MAP’s Director of Programmes in Gaza, notes: “All patients are … Continue reading

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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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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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Last minute: Glasgow, this evening Fri 26 Aug 2016, 6pm: Conversation with author of HARD LAWS & HARDER EXPERIENCES: APARTHEID IN PALESTINE

Last minute – this invitation has just come into the Oban Concern for Palestine e-mail inbox: OPEN INVITATION CONVERSATION WITH GHADA AGEEL, author of HARD LAWS & HARDER EXPERIENCES:  APARTHEID IN PALESTINE Tonight!!! Friday 26 August 2016, 6:00pm University of … 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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