Tag Archives: Israel

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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“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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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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Welcome

Oban Concern for Palestine is a group of Argyll residents who share an interest in Palestine, a friendship with its people and a deep concern for their welfare. We believe that the oppression of the Palestinian people is a grave … 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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