Norway FM speaks to Al Jazeera about Israel-Palestine conflict

But now Norwegian politicians say the prospect of any peace deal is bleak, as Israel pushes ahead with plans to annex parts of the Occupied West Bank. Norway’s Foreign Minister has been speaking to Al Jazeera’s James Bays. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish – Find us on Facebook: … Read more Norway FM speaks to Al Jazeera about Israel-Palestine conflict

Al-Aqsa Mosque reopens after COVID-19 closure

The Al-Aqsa Mosque in occupied East Jerusalem has reopened. It had been closed for two months to contain COVID-19. Worshippers have been asked to wear face masks and bring their prayer mats. Al Jazeera’s Harry Fawcett is on the ground with more. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish – … Read more Al-Aqsa Mosque reopens after COVID-19 closure

Pakistani protesters burn Israeli flags marking Quds Day

Protesters across Pakistan rallied to show support for Palestine on International Quds Day, chanting anti-US slogans and burning Israeli flags. Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on VK https://vk.com/rt_international Follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/RT_com Follow us on Instagram http://instagram.com/rt Follow us on Soundcloud https://soundcloud.com/rttv … Read more Pakistani protesters burn Israeli flags marking Quds Day

UN envoy says Israel must ‘abandon threats of annexation’

UN Special Coordinator Nickolay Mladenov has urged Israel to drop plans to annex parts of the occupied West Bank, saying it could be a breach of international law. Mladenov called Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas’ decision to end security cooperation with Israel a “desperate cry for help”. He urged Palestinians to come back to the negotiating … Read more UN envoy says Israel must ‘abandon threats of annexation’

Palestine Sunbird: A Stamp of Defiance | Al Jazeera World

Palestinian protest against Israeli occupation has taken many forms in the past seven decades – from all-out Arab-Israeli war, to the Intifadas and the Great March of Return. On a global level, Palestinian leaders continue to lobby for increased international recognition of the State of Palestine. Meanwhile, on a smaller scale, other forms of self-determination … Read more Palestine Sunbird: A Stamp of Defiance | Al Jazeera World

Palestinian President Abbas says accords with Israel, US are void

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas announced on Tuesday that his administration considers all agreements signed with Israel and the United States null and void, after Israel declared it would annex parts of the occupied West Bank, according to local media reports. Palestinian news agency Wafa reported that Abbas made the announcement during an emergency meeting held … Read more Palestinian President Abbas says accords with Israel, US are void

Jewish settler convicted in arson attack that killed Palestinians

An Israeli court has convicted a Jewish settler guilty of racially motivated murder in a 2015 arson attack that killed a Palestinian couple and their baby in the occupied West Bank. The man firebombed the home belonging to the Dawabsheh family in the West Bank village of Duma. Al Jazeera’s Harry Fawcett has more from … Read more Jewish settler convicted in arson attack that killed Palestinians

‘Israel is weaponising anti-Semitism in order to stifle debate about Palestine’ – Prof. Ilan Pappe

Prof. Ilan Pappe, author of ‘The Ethnic Cleansing of Palestine’, spoke to Going Underground after Nakba Day. He discusses the historical significance of Nakba Day & the ethnic cleansing of Palestinians by Zionist pro-Israel forces in 1948, the conflation of anti-Semitism and anti-Zionism, whether Israel is using #coronavirus as an opportunity to further its attempts … Read more ‘Israel is weaponising anti-Semitism in order to stifle debate about Palestine’ – Prof. Ilan Pappe

COVID-19 Frontline Ep. 45: When to ventilate COVID-19 patients

CGTN’s “COVID-19 Frontline” livestream program invited three Chinese veteran experts from Peking Union Medical College Hospital, who served on the front lines fighting against COVID-19, to share their firsthand experiences with counterparts from Palestine and Jordan. Dr. Ding Xin, an attending doctor in the Department of Critical Care Medicine, gave professional advice based on different … Read more COVID-19 Frontline Ep. 45: When to ventilate COVID-19 patients

COVID-19 Frontline Ep. 45: Can isolation have traumatic consequences?

CGTN’s “COVID-19 Frontline” live-streaming program has invited three Chinese experts from Peking Union Medical College Hospital, who served on the front lines against COVID-19, to share their first-hand experience with counterparts from Palestine and Jordan. Ousama Salah, former secretary-general of Palestinian Medical Council, wondered whether isolation could have traumatic consequences on COVID-19 patients. Chinese doctors … Read more COVID-19 Frontline Ep. 45: Can isolation have traumatic consequences?

Live: Chinese doctors share COVID-19 experience with medics from Palestine and Jordan 全球疫情会诊室

As of April 28, COVID-19 cases have hit three million globally, with the death toll surpassing 210,000, according to the statistics released by Johns Hopkins University. CGTN’s “COVID-19 Frontline” livestream program invites three Chinese veteran experts from Peking Union Medical College Hospital, who served on the front lines fighting against #COVID19, share their first-hand working … Read more Live: Chinese doctors share COVID-19 experience with medics from Palestine and Jordan 全球疫情会诊室

Pompeo: Annexation of occupied West Bank up to Israel

Al Jazeera reported on comments from US Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo’s comments on Wednesday 22 April 2020, in relation to Israel’s annexation of the occupied West Bank. United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Wednesday that it was Israel’s decision whether to annex parts of the occupied West Bank, and the US … Read more Pompeo: Annexation of occupied West Bank up to Israel

Palestinians mark Prisoners Day as many languish in Israeli jails

Palestinians are marking Prisoners Day – to commemorate the plight of thousands still held in Israeli military jails. But this year, a detainee’s commission is urging Israel to release hundreds of sick inmates with poor health, who are at a high risk of contracting COVID-19. Al Jazeera’s Nida Ibrahim reports from the occupied West Bank. … Read more Palestinians mark Prisoners Day as many languish in Israeli jails

Assassination in Tunis | Al Jazeera World

Khalil al-Wazir, better known in the Arab world as Abu Jihad, was a key figure in the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO), helping found Fatah in the late 1950s. For years, he was the effective deputy to PLO Chairman Yasser Arafat. He was shot dead by Israeli agents in an audacious commando raid in Tunis, the … Read more Assassination in Tunis | Al Jazeera World