Human Rights

Israeli regime approves new settlement units near Bethlehem

BETHLEHEM, PALESTINOW.COM -- The Israeli authorities approved the construction of new settlement units in the illegal Israeli settlement of Efrat, in southern Bethlehem in the occupied West Bank. Activist Hassan Breijieh said, on Monday, that Israeli...

Israeli regime rejects UN call to protect Palestinian people

PALESTINOW.COM -- “Instead of delusional suggestions on how to protect the Palestinian people from Israel, the UN should hold the Palestinian leadership accountable for the harm caused to its own people,” said the Israeli UN...

Dareen Tatour sent to Israeli prison

HAIFA, PALESTINOW.COM -- Palestinian poet and social media activist Dareen Tatour turned herself in on Wednesday to the Israel Prison Service to serve two months that were left of her five-month prison sentence. Dozens of Palestinians...

Health status of Palestinian detainee Yasser Rabi’a deteriorating

RAMALLAH, PALESTINOW.COM -- Palestinian Prisoners’ Affairs has reported that the health condition of Yasser Rabi’a, aged 44, from the Bethlehem city, in the southern occupied West Bank, is very critical and needs medical attention. The...

12 international activists of ‘Freedom’ ship deported by Israel

GAZA, PALESTINOW.COM -- Israeli occupation authorities on Sunday began the deportation process of the 12 international activists who were on the second vessel of Freedom Flotilla 5 sent to the Gaza Strip in 2018. Head of...

BDS urges N-Ireland to cancel football match against Israel

BELFAST, PALESTINOW.COM -- After claiming success for Argentina’s cancellation of the friendly football match with Israel in June,  the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) campaign has placed another controversial match under their crosshairs. This time their target is...