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UNICEF recommendations enforce Israel’s colonial policies

Palestinian children confrontation with Israeli soldiers

UNICEF's latest bulletin has confirmed the systematic violation of children's rights while they are in Israeli detention. The findings of "Children in Israeli Military Detention" support evidence collected in 2014 by Defence for Children International Palestine (DCIP).


As the president and Houthis square up, stability cannot come soon enough for Yemen

Samira Shackle

When the Zaidi Shia militia group of Houthi rebels seized control of Yemen's presidential palace last month, it was looked upon as a coup d'état. President Abd Rabbu Mansour Hadi tendered his resignation as his residence was besieged. He remained under house arrest as the Houthis controlled the capital Sana'a, a city which they had taken more or less unopposed last September.


Manipulating EU rules on funding for Israel's benefit

Ramona Wadi

Stop The Wall has published a detailed summary of the funds that Europe's research programme Horizon 2020 will be granting to Israel for 205 projects approved by the EU.


Palestine 'guest of honour' at Casablanca International Book Fair

Abderrahim Chalfaouat

At the opening ceremony of the 21st Casablanca International Book Fair, which was held between 13 and 22 February, Abdelilah Benkiran, Head of the Moroccan Government, narrated an anecdote to the person in charge of the Algerian exhibit.


The ‘golden age’ of Jewish immigration to Israel is over

Jews migrating to Israel

What we now know to have been the "golden age" of Jewish immigration to the Holy Land has ended, and there is nothing that can be done to revive it. Israel's plan to attract European Jews to Palestine is proving to be largely unsuccessful, despite what they are calling the government's "Emergency Plan".


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