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Wikileaks Cables on Israel’s Gaza Onslaught 0

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Post Views: 4 A CounterPunch Special Investigation. US was Cheerleader for Massacre CounterPunch has accessed Wikileaks’ file of cables on Israel’s Gaza assault two years ago (Operation Cast Lead, December 27, 2008 through January 18, 2009). Though the cables often  simply rehash

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‘EU diplomats step up opposition to east J’lem building’ 0

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Post Views: 2 Consuls General in capital call to be present at demolitions, court proceedings, intervene in arrests; “Attempts to emphasize Jewish identity of city threatens to radicalize the conflict,” ‘Independent’ reports. The European Union stepped up its opposition to

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Gazan youth issue manifesto to vent their anger with all sides in the conflict 0

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Post Views: 12 An anonymous group of students has created a document to express their frustration born of Hamas’s violent crackdowns on ‘western decadence’, the destruction wreaked by Israel’s attacks and the political games played by Fatah and the UN

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Va ganando la diplomacia palestina 0

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Post Views: 6 El presidente Mahmud Abbas no volverá a las conversaciones si Israel continúa con las colonias. Imagen: AFP GRAN BRETAñA ELEVA EL ESTATUS DE LA REPRESENTACION PALESTINA Israel ve con preocupación que sus vecinos sumen apoyos en la

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Cuento de Navidad María y José en Palestina 2010 0

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Post Views: 6 Los tiempos corrían duros para José y María. La burbuja inmobiliaria había explotado. El desempleo se había disparado entre los trabajadores de la construcción. No había forma de encontrar trabajo, ni siquiera para un hábil carpintero. Sin

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Tony Blair: Israel must reassure Palestinians that statehood is possible 0

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Post Views: 5 Quartet representative calls on Israel to ‘lift weight of occupation’ to aid peace process, during interview with the Guardian Chris McGreal in Washington Tony Blair said he did not agree with the blockade on Gaza and failing

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Israel halts ‘dialogue’ with UK over war crimes law 0

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Post Views: 5 Israel is postponing “strategic dialogue” with Britain over defence and security issues, an Israeli Foreign Ministry spokesman has said. The move is a protest over attempts to use British law to prosecute visiting Israeli officials, the spokesman

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Arab League urges US to call halt on Israeli settlements 0

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Post Views: 10 Committee has backed the decision of Palestinian president, Mahmoud Abbas, to suspend peace talks with IsraelIan Black, Middle East editor Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas (left) listens to Qatari foreign minister Sheikh Hamad bin Jassim al-Thani during a

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A Nobel Peace Prize laureate in prison

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Post Views: 5 A Nobel Peace Prize laureate in prison If the court indeed deports Mairead Corrigan-Maguire we’ll know that our court system is also tainted to the teeth By Gideon Levy The photograph was recently distributed by the IDF’s

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Netanyahu humiliates Obama again 0

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Post Views: 5 Netanyahu humiliates Obama again The Obama administration must understand that the Israeli prime minister is essentially a right-wing RepublicanMJ RosenbergThe Obama administration’s attempts at seducing Binyamin Netanyahu, the Israeli prime minister, are getting embarrassing. Netanyahu has made it

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