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22 June 2017: PSC victory against UK Government: Our right to BDS protected

Dear All Great news from our friends at PSC – Palestine Solidarity Campaign. We hasten to share this with you: “We have some wonderful news. As you know, last week we took the British government to the Royal Courts of … 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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New MAP-PHRI-WHO infographic: Israeli policies jeopardise Palestinian lives

Dear all The latest infographic from Medical Aid for Palestinians (MAP) and Physicians for Human Rights – Israel (PHRI) explores how the Israeli Government’s restrictions on freedom of movement are putting the lives of Palestinian patients at risk. [credit: map.org.uk, 3 Feb 2017] … 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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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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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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