Netanyahu Cuts Relations with Palestine; Can It Survive?

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It was not the step of a democratic leader asking the people for approval on the sharp shift of policies he desires. By Roi Tov § Sabbah Report § On April 8, 2014, Netanyahu cut relations with Palestine. It was not the step of a powerful leader standing in front of the people and announcing a policy … [Read more...]

BBC misreports John Kerry on talks failure

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For once, US Secretary of State John Kerry was not mincing his words when he blamed Israel for the breakdown of talks with the Palestinians. But you would not have known this if you were following the story from the BBC News website. By Nureddin Sabir - Editor, Redress Information & … [Read more...]

Why ‘Jewish state’ demand is a non-starter

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If Washington accepts new Israeli demands, it moves the goal posts further away from a middle ground for a just peace. By Yousef Munayyer - Sabbah Report § Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu demands Palestinians recognise Israel as "a Jewish state" and US President Barack Obama, who used this … [Read more...]

If Kerry fails, what then?

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Suppose the US Secretary of State, John Kerry, fails to cajole the Israeli and Palestinian leaders into finally ending their conflict. What would happen next? By Sam Bahour and Tony Klug - Sabbah Report § A tsunami of pent-up animosities is likely to be unleashed, with each side holding the other … [Read more...]

How to keep the Palestinian cause alive

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By Alan Hart - Sabbah Report § The headline over a presentation by Jews for Justice for Palestinians of the text of a talk given by Norman Finkelstein to a number of British universities in mid-March was The End of Palestine? It’s time to sound an alarm. The purpose of this article is to do just … [Read more...]

Peace Process Hypocrisy

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By Stephen Lendman - Sabbah Report § Sunday so-called Israeli/Palestinian/US peace talks ended in failure. More on this below. Fact: Washington is no honest broker! Fact: It never was! Fact: It's not one now! Fact: Longstanding US policy one-sidedly favors Israel! Fact: Both countries … [Read more...]

American Oligarchs – Their Money, Our Votes

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Contrary to Professor Robert Reich, America is already an Oligarchy and is moving fast toward Monarchy. The shameful and degrading events in Last Vegas last week, is an insult to every American voter and to America. By Sami Jamil Jadallah - Sabbah Report § They came to Las Vegas, Jeb Bush, Chris … [Read more...]

Israeli Supremes Endorse War Crimes

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Israeli Supremes lied saying: "The petitioner didn't provide enough evidence that could prove the connection between the respondents and the events that, as the petitioner sees them, could be called 'war crimes.'" By Stephen Lendman - Sabbah Report § They didn't surprise. They're like US Supremes. They … [Read more...]

Criminalizing Criticism of Israel in Canada

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Bill C-13, A "Digital Trojan Horse for the Surveillance State" By Michael Keefer * § Sabbah Report § The international campaign calling for boycott, divestment, and sanctions (BDS) against Israel, as a peaceful means of persuading that state to abandon its systematic violations of international law … [Read more...]

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

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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...]