History

The Ethnic Cleansing of Palestine

Written by: Sami the Bedouin PALESTINOW.COM -- One cant understand the Palestinian-zionist conflict without bringing the whole geopolitical context that happened for half a century (and even beyond that) before the actual ethnic cleansing of...

Memories of Deir Yassin massacre

PALESTINOW.COM -- “I wish I had died before what happened in Deir Yassin,” said Zeinab Akel, a survivor of the village whose oral history is filmed by Zochrot, an Israeli group that teaches the Nakba...

Palestinian Refugee: ‘Britain is Responsible for My Tragedy’

A Palestinian refugee narrates the story of his suffering caused by the Israeli occupation, which is the result of the British promise to create a national state for Jews in Palestine. The United Kingdom is...

Balfour Declaration and the Palestinian Issue

The Balfour Declaration: In the early of 20th century, on Nov 02, 1917, British government issued a favorable agreement for Israel, at that time the United Kingdom led by King Lloyd George, the agreement known...

Remembering the Sabra and Shatila massacre

PALESTINOW.COM -- On September 16, 1982, Christian Lebanese militiamen allied to Israel entered the Palestinian refugee camp of Shatila and the adjacent neighborhood of Sabra in Beirut under the watch of the Israeli army and...

Unesco declares Hebron shrine Palestinian, Israel pulls UN funding

JERUSALEM, PALESTINOW.COM — The UN cultural organisation declared an ancient shrine in the occupied West Bank a Palestinian heritage site yesterday, prompting Israel to further cut its funding to the United Nations. Unesco designated Hebron...