‘Oslo’ tells the story of the back-channel talks that led to the 1993 Oslo Peace Accords between Israel and the Palestinian Liberation Organisation.
On Friday, 21 May, dockworkers affiliated with SATAWU will boycott an Israeli ship while local Palestinian Solidarity Organisations protest in solidarity.
Strong words from Cyril Ramaphosa here: The South African president has openly suggested that Israel is acting in an ‘apartheid-type manner’.
The Israeli army said it fired artillery at Lebanon after six rockets were launched towards northern Israel from the neighbouring country on Monday night.
The Economic Freedom Fighters on Monday 17 May 2021 called on the international community to “impose boycotts on the apartheid state Israel”.
Ramaphosa said we cannot help but be moved and angered at the pain and humiliation being inflicted on people in Palestine.
The ongoing situation between Israel and Palestine is the biggest talking point in the world right now – but not for students at Redhill School.
After years of relative calm, how did Israel and Palestine again arrive at a point of no return, where bodies pile up with no hope in sight?
Whew… Trevor Noah has stuck his head above the parapet to give his honest take on the escalating crisis between Israel and Palestine.
With fears growing of a “full-scale war” between Israel and the Palestinians, here is a look at the West Bank and the Gaza Strip.
“We were laughing and having fun, when suddenly they began to bomb us, everything around us caught fire.”
‘We urge Israel and Palestine to return to the negotiation table to ease conflict and map out a peaceful and sustainable future.’
As running battles between Israeli forces and Palestinian citizens continue on Monday, the situation could have some serious repercussions in South Africa
Critics say as the ‘occupying power,’ Israel can’t cherry-pick its obligations while ‘undermining every facet of Palestinian self-rule’ — especially during a pandemic.
DIRCO Minister Naledi Pandor told
a virtual UN session that there are currently 17 territories whose people have not yet attained a full measure of self-government across the globe.
Morocco has occupied much of the resource-rich territory since 1975 in defiance of the United Nations and the international community.
UNICEF, the UN’s agency for children, also condemned the killing of Abu Aalya.
The harrowing report gives an account of the trauma both families and soldiers suffer as they describe midnight raids in the occupied Palestinian territories.
Amnesty International USA said advocates of boycotts should be allowed to express their views freely without harassment, threats of prosecution or criminalization.
Once the face of the Oslo Accords, the ultimately failed attempt to forge a permanent peace deal with Israel and establish an independent Palestinian state, Erekat held the title of chief Palestinian negotiator since the early 90s, when he became involved in the early rounds of talks.
The EU said the devastating impact is particularly harsh on children, women, and families, and is in “clear violation of international law and basic human rights.”
“The common measuring stick used by the UN to evaluate how people live is human dignity, and Gaza has been without human dignity for years now,” says the UN’s special rapporteur on human rights in the Palestinian territories.
Internationalism has a long tradition in the British trade union movement. In the ’60s, trade unionists were amongst the first to respond to the ANC’s call for a boycott of apartheid South Africa.