Human Rights

Maradona: I am Palestinian in my heart

MOSCOW, PALESTINOW.COM -- Soccer legend Diego Maradona once again reiterates support for Palestine, embracing Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas during a meeting in Moscow and telling him that he is Palestinian in his heart. “In my heart, I...

B’Tselem: IOF deliberately killed Razan Al-Najjar

OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, PALESTINOW.COM -- Unlike the changing versio ns supplied by the IDF Spokesperson, an investigation conducted by B’Tselem substantiates the circumstances in which 20-year-old Rozan a-Najar was killed. Deliberate shots fired by a member of...

Mladenov to Israel: stop killing Gaza children

GAZA, PALESTINOW.COM -- The UN Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process, Nickolay Mladenov, called on Israeli authorities to halt targeting the children of Gaza. Mladenov, who visited Gaza Strip on Sunday morning, said there...

Israel tortures Palestinian children in interogation centers

JERUSALEM, PALESTINOW.COM -- With bruises in the face, hands and back and blood congestion in the hands of Jerusalemite boy Muhi Majed Al-Rishq, it is clear that he has been subjected to assault in the...

IOF detained 3,533 Palestinians including 651 children since January

RAMALLAH, PALESTINOW.COM -- Israel detained 3533  Palestinians during the first half of 2018, including 651 children, 63 women and four journalists, several Palestinian human rights organizations working on prisoners issues said on Tuesday. The Palestinian Prisoners...

After 11-month walk, IOA bans Swedish activist to enter Palestine

BETHLEHEM, PALESTINOW.COM -- The Israeli Occupation Authorities banned a Swedish activist from entering Palestine late Thursday when he arrived at the Allenby Bridge, the Jordanian-Palestinian borders, coming on foot from Sweden. Swedish activist Benjamin Ladraa walked...