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23 years after the Ibrahimi Mosque massacre, we will not forget…

AL-KHALIL, PALESTINOW.COM -- On February 25 1994, a US-born Israeli military physician walked into the Ibrahimi mosque in Hebron armed with a Galil assault rifle. It was early morning during the holy month of Ramadan, and...

Palestinian refugees’ wish: we want to return to our homeland

PALESTINOW.COM -- Fifty years ago, Sobhi Awwad left the ancient West Bank city of Jericho with his parents, running to dodge the crossfire from battling Jordanian and Israeli soldiers. Today, living in a refugee camp in...

Northern Ireland’s murals in solidarity with Palestine

By Ahmet Gurhan Kartal PALESTINOW.COM -- BELFAST, Northern Ireland The tragedy of Northern Ireland’s 30-year conflict is obvious to even the most casual of visitors to the region’s capital -- it is daubed on the walls...

Nakba, the biggest ethnic cleansing in the history

PALESTINOW.COM -- Palestinians have been mourning the loss of their homeland since 1948, Nakba (The 1948 Palestinian exodus, also known as the Nakba (Arabic: النكبة‎‎, "al-Nakbah", literally "disaster", "catastrophe", or "cataclysm"), an annual day of...

Palestine: Resistance against Occupation, Colonialism and Apartheid

Interview with Hatem Abudayyeh Hatem Abudayeeh, an Arab leader in the United States, speaks out on the Question of Palestine. An American son of Palestinians, Hatem is Executive Director of Arab American Action Network (AAAN), and...

What is the real reason behind the Palestinian-Israeli conflict?

Sheikh Yusuf Qaradawi wrote in his book entitled: "Al-Quds is an Islamic affair which concerns every Muslim ": In fact, the battle started between us and the Jews because of one thing and not another,...