Portuguese / Spanish / English

Middle East Near You

occupied territory

  • General drivers’ strike in occupied West Bank

    Several groups of drivers have launched a general strike in the occupied West Bank in protest at the Palestinian Authority ignoring their demands for change. The strike has paralysed...
    Published in: Middle East, News
  • Oh Jerusalem!

    It has been 46 years since we lost East Jerusalem; Israel seized control of it in 1967, annexing the eastern half of the city illegally almost straight away. Israel...
    Published in: Article, Letters from Cairo
  • Europe: A Cowardly Giant

    Dr Abdel Sattar QassemProfessor of Political studies, Al Najah National University Europe’s recent announcement that Jerusalem is the capital of two states to be achieved through negotiations between Palestinian...
    Published in: Article, Europe & Russia