The Kingdom of Belgium has contributed EUR 7 million to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) in support of the Agency’s efforts to meet the education and shelter needs of Palestine refugees.
Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Monitor revealed in a new report issued Wednesday that Israel has adopted a systematic campaign to prevent activists and NGO workers from working in the Palestinian territories.
Rage has flared up within the pro-Palestine community as the Palestinian Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas paid tribute Wednesday to the late former Israeli president Shimon Peres who died earlier on the day.
The center pointed out that most of the detainees were subjected to severe torture and ill-treatment in Israeli jails and detention centers. 1,773 administrative detention orders were also issued during the reported period, the report added.
Tayseer Khaled, a member of the Executive Committee of the Palestine Liberation Organization, member of the Political Bureau of the Democratic Front for the Liberation of Palestine welcomed the invitation, which was issued by a prominent group of American Jewish intellectuals, novelists and filmmakers who are recipients of literature, writing and Culture Awards, in its letter to the "Review of New York for books," the prestigious magazine, which is the first institution in the evaluation of books that published in the United States, which calls for boycotting for everything produced by settlements in the occupied West Bank, which will be published in the magazine on next October .