The campaign focuses on Uktam Pardaev, member of a cotton harvest monitoring group. Uktam was arrested on November 16, 2015 and held for eight weeks in pre-trial detention. He was in a damp, cold cell with only a dirty mat to sleep on.
Israeli forces continued to use excessive force in the 7 Palestinian civilians, including 2 children, were wounded in the West Bank and Gaza Strip. About 30 olive trees were burnt at the eastern entrance to Kufor Qaddoum village, northeast of Qalqily
In an unusual move, a designer in the southern Indian state of Kerala has launched her new collection of saris, featuring two transgender models, writes the BBC's Geeta Pandey in Delhi. Sharmila Nair's collection is called Mazhavil - or, the rainbow -
JERUSALEM (WAFA) 18 May -- The UN Coordinator for Humanitarian Aid and
Development Activities for the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt), Robert
Piper, Wednesday condemned the demolition and confiscation of donor-funded humanitarian assistance by the
The event, Ambassadors Against BDS will take place on May 31st when Israeli Mission to the UN will host 1500 students, organizations, & agencies from around the world aimed at a cadre of young ambassadors who will carry the message to their campuses.
In the early hours of Sunday, May 20th,1990, a group of 100 Palestinian labourers from the Gaza Strip were waitingat the Oyoun Qarra (Rishon Lezion) bus stop to be transported to theirworking place. An Israeli occupation soldier, Ami Popper, from nearb
In a letter to the INoGS on May 3, 270 academics pointed to the hypocrisy of having the conference in Israel at a time when Israel's actions are "increasingly being viewed through lenses of ethnic cleansing and genocide linked to settler colonialism."
Battling a global poaching crisis, wildlife rangers believe they lack the necessary equipment, training and support from their governments to protect themselves and the worldâEUR(TM)s threatened wildlife from poachers, according to a new WWF study released
Israeli soldiers opened fire, on *Thursday morning*, targeting
several Palestinian farmers east of Khan Younis, in the southern part of
the Gaza Strip, while navy ships also opened fire on fishers in Palestinian
territorial waters, near Gaza city
21 May Israeli forces *Saturday morning* opened fire on Palestinian farmers,
shepherds and fishermen in two areas in the southern Gaza Strip, witnesses
said. Israeli forces deployed east of the town of al-Qarara in the southern
district of Khan Yunis
A Palestinian farmer Thursday was injured as a leftover Israeli ordnance
exploded to the east of Deir al-Balah city in the central Gaza Strip. The farmer was rushed into Shuhada Al-Aqsa Hospital,
where medics described his injuries as moderate.
Yisrael Beytenu leader Avigdor Lieberman's apparent appointment as defense minister, replacing Moshe Ya'alon, 40% of those polled supported the move, 46% were against it, and 14% said they had no opinion on the matter.
Israeli soldiers attacked, Friday, theweekly nonviolent protest against the Annexation Wall and colonies, in BilâEUR~in village, west of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, causingdozens to suffer the effects of tear gas inhalation. The Popular Committ