Tag Archives: Palestine

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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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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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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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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To all concerned about free expression of political ideas

Dear All You’ll have heard about the debate that’s been raging around so-called anti-Semitic statements made by members of the UK Labour Party. As a fairly active member of Oban Concern for Palestine, I feel that the term ‘anti-Semite’ is … Continue reading

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