More threats from Palestine’s nasty neigbour

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Israel to extract a heavy price if Palestinians join UN bodies, says minister By Stuart Littlewood - Sabbah Report § US-brokered negotiations with Israel, which started on 29 July 2013 and were to last nine months, are nearing their ignominious end. And Israel, the serial defaulter that it is, has … [Read more...]

Israeli boycott mirrors attitude of United Nations

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The 5,000-member American Studies Association voted last December to join the academic boycott of Israel, the third scholarly group in the United States to do so in 2013. Its decision was both reasonable and commendable. By George Bisharat - Sabbah Report § The call for boycott, divestment and … [Read more...]

It’s the Palestinians’ fault, let them pay

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This cynical and useless game, whose only purpose is to prove again that the occupied ones are to blame, will end in bloodshed. By Gideon Levy - Sabbah Report § Occasionally the chutzpah of the Americans, and even of the Israelis, believe it or not, reaches still newer heights. This can be seen in the … [Read more...]

Rosenberg’s rubbishing of BDS misses the point

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By Alan Hart - Sabbah Report § In an article asserting that the BDS (Boycott, Divestment & Sanctions) Movement is “irrelevant”, M. J. Rosenberg has written, under the headline The Goal Of The BDS Movement Is Dismantling Israel, Not The ’67 Occupation, “The solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict … [Read more...]

“BDS is irrelevant.” Oh, really?

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By Stuart Littlewood - Sabbah Report § What maddens Zionists most is that they cannot control civil society like they can pull the strings of the spineless political élite. They fear BDS action (Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions) will derail their precious project for a Greater Israel. So they now sneer at … [Read more...]

Washington Getting Pushed Around By Israel

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Kells Hetherington from The Voice Of Russia interviews Yousef Munayyer - Sabbah Report § WASHINGTON (VR) — The Israelis have failed to release Palestinian prisoners and essentially renege on the commitment they had made with US Secretary of State John Kerry, throwing the agreement into a tailspin, … [Read more...]

Jonathan Pollard’s Imminent Release?

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By Stephen Lendman - Sabbah Report § On Monday, John Kerry traveled to Israel for the 11th time. He did so relating to sham peace talks. Last July they began. No progress whatever was achieved. Kerry wants Palestinians relinquishing fundamental rights too important to sacrifice. He's Israel's man in … [Read more...]

Journey into an Invisible war in Occupied Palestine

Journey into an Invisible war

A filmmaker travels through the West Bank exploring the relationship between Palestinians and Israeli settlers. "We recognise that the Palestinian state must be big enough to be viable, to be independent, to be prosperous. We will be generous," Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has said. But … [Read more...]

UN Report Denounces US Human Rights Record

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By Stephen Lendman - Sabbah Report § It's deplorable. It's longstanding. It's by far the world's worst. It's a pariah state for good reason. Claims otherwise ring hollow. Ongoing genocidal crimes of war and against humanity continue. Homeland victims are targeted. So is humanity globally. America is … [Read more...]

Palestinians… They can be killed

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The language of the military and Shin Bet spokespersons hypnotizes us, as always, with its objective-professional imitation By Amira Hass - Sabbah Report § So the Shin Bet security service found another reason for us why Muataz Washaha deserved to die. He was allegedly a lookout in an “armed terror … [Read more...]

Israel to consider war crimes case

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Israel's Supreme Court will hear evidence that officials committed war crimes in Lebanon and Gaza. By Jonathan Cook - Sabbah Report § For the first time Israel's Supreme Court is set to consider evidence on April 2 that senior Israeli political and military officials committed war crimes in relation … [Read more...]

The blood it’s acceptable to shed

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The further trials and tribulations of the most moral army in the world (part of an ongoing series, alas). By Gideon Levy - Sabbah Report § Which is worse, accidental pointless manslaughter or premeditated murder? Which is more heinous, pointless killing as a result of mistaken identity, or … [Read more...]

Israeli Crimes Go Unpunished

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2013 "the worst year ever due to the Israeli crimes which went unpunished" By Stephen Lendman - Sabbah Report § They're longstanding. They continue daily. The Palestinian Center for Human Rights (PCHR) highlights them. It did so in its 2013 annual report. PCHR Director Raji Sourani called 2013 "the … [Read more...]

Netanyahu’s Silicon Valley Visit A Lost Opportunity

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By Sam Jadallah* - Sabbah Report § Silicon Valley, to my mind, is about equality, empowerment and equal access. Consequently, it's been very disturbing to see technology companies such as Apple and WhatsApp meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu while disregarding that his country treats … [Read more...]

Canada, Zionist power and World War II myths

Exploding Middle East Myths: 15 Years of Fighting Zionist Propaganda

The Martinez Perspective, host Brandon Martinez talks at length with Greg Felton, a Canadian investigative reporter and author about Zionist power in Canada, myths and propaganda surrounding World War II and the abuse of history. Freedom to discuss, discourse and investigation of controversy, rehashing … [Read more...]

Will Abbas be Followed by Dahlan or Barghouti?

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Mohammed Dahlan was the U.S./Israel imperium's chosen operative assigned to punish Hamas for winning a free and open democratic 2006 election. Does Israel want President Abbas replaced by Dahlan? By James M Wall - Sabbah Report § The headline on a New York Times story sounded innocent … [Read more...]

Pappe: Israel have to change, otherwise will pay a price

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Ilan Pappe, an Israeli citizen born in Haifa to German-Jewish parents who had fled the Nazis, became a teacher, author and strong critic of Zionism which he saw evolve from a desire for a safe haven for Jews into a system of racial intolerance toward the human rights of Palestinians. Sabbah Report § … [Read more...]