Palestinian Children’s Day 2014

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By Stephen Lendman - Sabbah Report § In 1925, the World Conference for the Well-Being of Children first proclaimed a day to honor children. In 1954, it was universally established. Dozens of countries recognize it. Variants include the UN's November 20 Universal Children's Day. It was established to … [Read more...]

UK opposition leader falls for Zionist propaganda

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Ed Miliband the latest Western politician “taken in” by Sderot Fails to keep election promise to see the situation in Gaza for himself By Stuart Littlewood - Sabbah Report Ed Miliband, UK Labour Party leader and younger brother of former British Foreign Secretary David Miliband, has just been on a … [Read more...]

Netanyahu Declares War on Palestine

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He's a world class thug. He represents the worst of rogue state leadership. He exceeds Sharonian evil. Why Israelis put up with him they'll have to explain. By Stephen Lendman - Sabbah Report § He's militantly racist. He deplores peace. He thrives on violence and instability. He blames Palestinians … [Read more...]

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...]

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...]

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...]

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...]

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...]

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...]

Abbas, Promises Kept, Promises Broken

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With no hopes in sight for ending the Israeli Occupation, let alone ending the ever-expanding settlements, certainly for a “two states solution” time for Mahmoud Abbas to keep his often-stated promise (last one on December 28, 2012) to disband the PA/PLO and hand over the Keys to Bibi Netanyahu, Barack Obama … [Read more...]

Abbas Versus Dahlan – Collaborator Versus Agent

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It is a little appealing to let PA leader Mahmoud Abbas and former Fatah strong man in Gaza Muhammed Dahlan batter each other in public as they have been doing recently. By Khaled Amayreh - Sabbah Report § In the final analysis, both don't belong to the realm of saints, to put it extremely mildly. … [Read more...]

An Israeli takeover of the Palestine Authority…?

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On the face of it that’s a silly question and the speculation it represents – that Palestinian “President” Abbas could replaced by an Israeli agent or asset – is not worthy of discussion. But before dismissing it readers might do what I did and consider two things. By Alan Hart - Sabbah Report § The … [Read more...]

Cold-Blooded Israeli Murder

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On March 22, Israeli forces invaded Jenin's refugee camp. Residents were terrorized. Three were murdered in cold blood. By Stephen Lendman - Sabbah Report § Israeli security forces are licensed to kill, injure and terrorize with impunity. They take full advantage. On March 22, they murdered … [Read more...]

The Day After The Palestinian Authority Collapse

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The breakdown of the Palestinian Authority would turn the West Bank into a violent, criminal, chaotic, disease-ridden place. By Haitham Sabbah - Sabbah Report § In early 2013, in collaboration with the U.S./Middle East Project (USMEP) and the Norwegian Peacebuilding Resource Centre (NOREF), … [Read more...]