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The long read: A new book by Palestinian intellectual Azmi Bishara presents a comprehensive strategy to resist Trump and Netanyahu’s widely condemned ‘Deal of the Century’ overwhelmingly rejected by Palestinians.

Comment: If Israel proceeds with settlement expansion at Qalandia, another sliver of Palestinian history will be lost to colonisation, writes Ramona Wadi.

How Palestine solidarity became a litmus test in Germany

Majed Abusalama

How Palestine solidarity became a litmus test in Germany

Comment: Germany's attempt to muzzle thinker and philosopher Achille Mbembe on the grounds of anti-semitism amounts to an extension of Israeli apartheid, writes Majed Abusalama.

What another fired watchdog reveals about shady US-Saudi deals

Josh Ruebner

What another fired watchdog reveals about shady US-Saudi deals

Comment: The sacking of State Department watchdog Steve Linick is the latest example of the Trump administration abusing its power to privilege ...

The common thread between Palestine's Nakba and Israeli annexation

Nour Odeh

The common thread between Palestine's Nakba and Israeli annexation

While Palestinians marked 72 years of the Nakba, Israel saw the birth of a new coalition government poised to annex the West Bank.

A joint call from Arab intellectuals and personalities

Covid-19: A dual punishment for Palestinian and Arab prisoners

Comment: An open letter from more than 150 personalities from the Arab world, calling for the release of Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails and prisoners of conscience in the region.

Azmi Bishara

Coronavirus contemplations: Part II

Comment: In this three-part series, Dr Azmi Bishara takes a deep dive look at how citizens and states have responded to an unprecedented ...

Ramona Wadi

Preserving the memory of the Nakba in Palestinian literature

Literature has always been a critical tool in communicating the Palestinian experience of exile and loss.

Josh Ruebner

Annexation looms, Democrats' 'opposition' is more feckless than ever

Comment: Though the Democratic Party is currently in no position to halt annexation, it could spell out the ramifications to Israel should ...

Annexation: Mahmoud Abbas threatens to cut agreements with Israel

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Annexation: Mahmoud Abbas threatens to cut agreements with Israel

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has threatened to cut all agreements with Israel and the US if annexation goes ahead.

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US expects Israeli annexation of West Bank 'within weeks'

Israel will finish mapping the areas of the occupied West Bank it plans to annex 'in the coming weeks', US Ambassador David Friedman said.

Israeli annexation cements a one-state reality in Palestine

Hugh Lovatt

Israeli annexation cements a one-state reality in Palestine

Israel's unrelenting drive to settle the occupied West Bank, combined with international timidity, has led to the unravelling of the two-state ...

Outrage after Egypt puts BDS co-founder on terror list

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Outrage after Egypt puts BDS co-founder on terror list

Amnesty International says Palestinian-Egyptian human rights activist Ramy Shaath is a prisoner of conscience after being forcibly disappeared ...

The Netanyahu-Gantz coalition farce

Khalil E. Jahshan

The Netanyahu-Gantz coalition farce

Comment: The Netanyahu-Gantz coalition is nothing more than a shaky political agreement designed to serve the narrow personal agendas of ...

Palestine activists beat UK government in BDS pensions policy

The New Arab

Palestine activists beat UK government in BDS pensions policy

The British government suffered a legal blow on Wednesday after the Supreme Court ruled in favour of a pro-Palestine organisation.

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US to give Palestine $5 million in coronavirus aid

The US has announced that it will provide aid to the Palestinian Authority in an effort to stop the spread of Covid-19.

Khaled A. Beydoun

Between virus and violence: Being Muslim in India

Comment: India's state-sanctioned Islamophobia has singled out the country's 201 million Muslims and scapegoated them as disseminators of ...

The New Arab

UN chief urges protection of Palestinians in Israeli jails

Antonio Guterres has called on Israel to protect Palestinian prisoners as the coronavirus pandemic continues.

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Indian hospital segregates Hindu, Muslim coronavirus patients

Coronavirus patients at an Indian hospital are being placed in separate wards depending on their religion.

Detained Rohingya freed in Myanmar as Covid-19 fears mount

The New Arab & agencies

Detained Rohingya freed in Myanmar as Covid-19 fears mount

Rohingya Muslims are being released out of fears of a coronavirus outbreak in the country's overcrowded prisons.

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Israeli with coronavirus arrested for 'trying to spread disease'

Israeli media on Monday said an Israeli settler with Covid-19 attempted to spread the virus on a bus, leading to his arrest.

'Unconscionable': US describes East Jerusalem Palestinians as 'non-Israeli citizens'

The New Arab

'Unconscionable': US describes East Jerusalem Palestinians as 'non-Israeli citizens'

The US State Department changed its standard description of East Jerusalem Palestinians from 'Palestinian residents' of the city to 'Arab ...

The missing revolution: Palestine's need for new leadership

Laura Albast

The missing revolution: Palestine's need for new leadership

Comment: Without modern leaders who can appeal to major powers, Palestine will continue to stand alone, writes Laura Albast.

On Palestine, Labour leadership contenders are failing, once again

Malia Bouattia

On Palestine, Labour leadership contenders are failing, once again

Comment: When it comes to international solidarity and Palestine, we're seeing a return to the pre-Corbyn status quo, writes Malia Bouattia.

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