Where are the missing settlers?

Where Are The Missing Settlers? By Jonathan Cook source: Countercurrents.org   “There are about half a million Jews living illegally on land occupied by Israel in the 1967 war. Give or take the odd few thousand (Israel is slow to update its figures), there are...

Israeli intransigence is the only hope

While Palestinian negotiators are weak and prone to sign any peace deal, Israel’s current leaders look set to reject every solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict By Ghada Karmi (source: Al-Ahram Weekly) What an irony that the Palestinians’ archenemy,...

Khomeini man with a mission

The Cultural Attaché of the Islamic Republic Iran hosts 20th anniversary commemoration of the death of Imam Ruhollah al- Musawi al- Khomeini at UNISA on Sunday, June 14 2009. Media Review Network was invited to attend this programme. Bibi Ayesha Laher, media liaison...

Palestinians the jewish state

By Lamis Andoni (source: Countercurrents.org) If Palestinians recognised Israel as a Jewish state they would be effectively legitimising their own dispossession Avigdor Lieberman is at it again. The right-wing Israeli foreign minister wants the Palestinian Authority...

Nonviolent direct action solidarity and struggle

By Ramzi Kysia (source:The Electronic Intifada) A year ago, 44 ordinary people from 17 different countries sailed to Gaza in two small wooden boats. We did what our governments would not do — we broke through the Israeli siege. During the last year the Free Gaza...