PopMuse: Palestine News http://popmu.se Musings of stuff en-us Copyright 2007-2020 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Palestine and Olympics: A Creation of a Collective National Consciousness https://www.palestinechronicle.com/palestine-and-olympics-a-creation-of-a-collective-national-consciousness/ https://www.palestinechronicle.com/palestine-and-olympics-a-creation-of-a-collective-national-consciousness/ Mon, 01 Jun 2020 21:20:11 UTC admin at Articles – Palestine Chronicle When thirty-two-year-old Majdi Abu Marahil crossed the finish line in the men’s 10,000-meter race at the 1996 Atlanta Olympics, and thus became the first Palestinian athlete to compete in the leading international sports event, a [...] The post Palestine and Olympics: A Creation of a Collective National Consciousness appeared first on Palestine Chronicle. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ 'Palestinian lives matter': Israeli police killing of autistic man draws US comparison https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/jun/01/palestinian-lives-matter-israeli-police-killing-of-autistic-man-draws-us-comparison https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/jun/01/palestinian-lives-matter-israeli-police-killing-of-autistic-man-draws-us-comparison Mon, 01 Jun 2020 13:34:32 UTC Oliver Holmes in Jerusalem at Palestinian territories | The Guardian Caregiver for Iyad Halak says she told police he was disabled shortly before he was shotA caregiver for an unarmed, autistic Palestinian man killed in Jerusalem by Israeli police has said she repeatedly warned officers he was disabled before they opened fire, in a case that has drawn parallels with US police violence.The body of Iyad Halak, 32, was buried late on Sunday night. He was shot dead the day before, reportedly after becoming confused by shouting police and fleeing in a panic to hide among rubbish bins. Continue reading... http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ UN paper calls for action to avert Palestinian economic collapse; Warns against unilateral moves that can trigger conflict and instability http://english.pnn.ps/2020/06/01/un-paper-calls-for-action-to-avert-palestinian-economic-collapse-warns-against-unilateral-moves-that-can-trigger-conflict-and-instability/ http://english.pnn.ps/2020/06/01/un-paper-calls-for-action-to-avert-palestinian-economic-collapse-warns-against-unilateral-moves-that-can-trigger-conflict-and-instability/ Mon, 01 Jun 2020 12:51:38 UTC monjed jado at PNN Jerusalem/PNN/ In a newly published paper, the United Nations argues that the COVID-19 emergency underscores the inadequacy of the frameworks governing the economic and administrative relationships between Israel and Palestine. While welcoming Israeli-Palestinian cooperation to deal with the health crisis, the UN warns that, if current trends continue, the achievements of the Palestinian Government over … التدوينة UN paper calls for action to avert Palestinian economic collapse; Warns against unilateral moves that can trigger conflict and instability ظهرت أولاً على PNN. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ National Consensus To Reject Dealing With Israeli Annexation Projects http://english.pnn.ps/2020/06/01/national-consensus-to-reject-dealing-with-israeli-annexation-projects/ http://english.pnn.ps/2020/06/01/national-consensus-to-reject-dealing-with-israeli-annexation-projects/ Mon, 01 Jun 2020 12:48:39 UTC monjed jado at PNN Ramallah/PNN/ By: Madeeha Al-A’raj The National Bureau for defending land and resisting settlements ( nbprs ) stated in its latest weekly report , that Palestinian commercial, industrial and agricultural institutions and entities unanimously refused to deal with the occupation authorities seeking to disrupt the Palestinian national stance through the annexation plans, and promises and/or through … التدوينة National Consensus To Reject Dealing With Israeli Annexation Projects ظهرت أولاً على PNN. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ “MADA” Organizes a Panel Discussion on Self-Censorship http://english.pnn.ps/2020/06/01/mada-organizes-a-panel-discussion-on-self-censorship/ http://english.pnn.ps/2020/06/01/mada-organizes-a-panel-discussion-on-self-censorship/ Mon, 01 Jun 2020 12:43:37 UTC monjed jado at PNN Ramallah/PNN – The Palestinian Center for Development and Media Freedoms “MADA” organized a digital panel discussion on self-censorship in the media and its impact on media freedoms in Palestine through ZOOM program. Representatives of various media outlets and CSOs and a group of male and female journalists participated in it. It should be mentioned that … التدوينة “MADA” Organizes a Panel Discussion on Self-Censorship ظهرت أولاً على PNN. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Israeli forces training US police on large scale: Amnesty http://english.pnn.ps/2020/06/01/israeli-forces-training-us-police-on-large-scale-amnesty/ http://english.pnn.ps/2020/06/01/israeli-forces-training-us-police-on-large-scale-amnesty/ Mon, 01 Jun 2020 12:28:25 UTC monjed jado at PNN Bethlehem/PNN/ Amnesty International has revealed how police forces from a surprisingly wide expanse of the United States have been receiving training from Israeli forces and services, warning that the violence being exercised by the American law enforcement has come to match Israeli brutality. The UK-based rights group said the American police members have been either … التدوينة Israeli forces training US police on large scale: Amnesty ظهرت أولاً على PNN. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Don’t Learn from Israel: An Open Letter to the Mayor of Minneapolis, Jacob Frey https://www.palestinechronicle.com/dont-learn-from-israel-an-open-letter-to-the-mayor-of-minneapolis-jacob-frey/ https://www.palestinechronicle.com/dont-learn-from-israel-an-open-letter-to-the-mayor-of-minneapolis-jacob-frey/ Sun, 31 May 2020 20:16:30 UTC admin at Articles – Palestine Chronicle Dear Mayor, You are almost half my age. That’s a blessing for you and for Minneapolis, and quite frankly for the United States. But age has its virtues; what you witness now, we who protested [...] The post Don’t Learn from Israel: An Open Letter to the Mayor of Minneapolis, Jacob Frey appeared first on Palestine Chronicle. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Israeli minister says sorry for police shooting of unarmed Palestinian https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/may/31/israeli-minister-benny-gantz-apologises-for-police-shooting-of-palestinian-man-iyad-halak https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/may/31/israeli-minister-benny-gantz-apologises-for-police-shooting-of-palestinian-man-iyad-halak Sun, 31 May 2020 10:44:21 UTC Associated Press at Palestinian territories | The Guardian Benny Gantz says he shares in grief over death in Jerusalem of Iyad Halak, who had autismIsrael’s defence minister has apologised for the police’s fatal shooting of an unarmed Palestinian man who had autism.The shooting of Iyad Halak, 32, in Jerusalem’s Old City on Saturday, drew broad condemnation and revived complaints alleging excessive force by Israeli security forces. Continue reading... http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ IOF demolish four Palestinian homes in the Occupied Territories http://english.pnn.ps/2020/05/31/iof-demolish-four-palestinian-homes-in-the-occupied-territories/ http://english.pnn.ps/2020/05/31/iof-demolish-four-palestinian-homes-in-the-occupied-territories/ Sun, 31 May 2020 10:02:54 UTC Nour Qud at PNN PNN/ Bethlehem/ Israeli occupation forces (IOF) on Sunday morning demolished four houses under construction in Al-Tira city in the 1948 occupied territories, under the pretext of building without permits. According to local sources, the occupation police forces stormed the city and besieged four houses under construction for the Al-Khuffash family, and prevented the residents from … التدوينة IOF demolish four Palestinian homes in the Occupied Territories ظهرت أولاً على PNN. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Palestinian Students Begin High School Exam Amid COVID-19 Restrictions https://www.palestinechronicle.com/palestinian-students-begin-high-school-exam-amid-covid-19-restrictions/ https://www.palestinechronicle.com/palestinian-students-begin-high-school-exam-amid-covid-19-restrictions/ Sat, 30 May 2020 21:33:24 UTC admin at Articles – Palestine Chronicle Around 78,400 high-school students in the West Bank and the Gaza Strip began on Saturday their final exams under precautions against the novel coronavirus. In Gaza, Zeyad Thabet, director-general of the ministry of education, told [...] The post Palestinian Students Begin High School Exam Amid COVID-19 Restrictions appeared first on Palestine Chronicle. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/