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Dr. Hanan Ashrawi: The Colonialist Attitude Of The Balfour Declaration Lives On

Tuesday, 3 November 2020, 6:39 am | PLO Dept of Public Diplomacy and Policy

“It has been 103 years since the British government adopted a supremely arrogant, racist and colonialist promise to give away Palestine and willfully discard the inalienable rights of the Palestinian people. The catastrophic consequences of the Balfour Declaration ... More >>

Dr. Ashrawi: Rhetorical Opposition Is Not Deterring Israel, Time For Action

Sunday, 2 August 2020, 2:11 pm | PLO Dept of Public Diplomacy and Policy

“We welcome the protest letter signed by European Ambassadors against Israel's plans to commence construction in the illegal settlement of "Givat Hamatos" and possibly the so-called E1 Area on the outskirts of occupied Jerusalem. However, ... More >>

Dr. Ashrawi: Israeli Settlers Are Stoking The Flames Of Religious Strife

Tuesday, 28 July 2020, 7:18 am | PLO Dept of Public Diplomacy and Policy

“We strongly condemn the mosque arson attack committed this morning by a group of Israeli settlers. The settlers, who came from a nearby illegal Israeli settlement, raided the Palestinian city of Al-Bireh during dawn and set fire to the “Al Bir ... More >>

Israel's Assault On Everything Palestinian In Jerusalem Has Targeted Cultural & Heritage Sites

Thursday, 23 July 2020, 6:17 am | PLO Dept of Public Diplomacy and Policy

“The raid by Israeli forces of various Palestinian cultural centers in occupied Jerusalem is the latest of a long history of targeting everything Palestinian in our occupied capital. Today, Israeli occupation forces raided the Yabous Cultural ... More >>

Dr. Ashrawi: Israeli Theft Of Historical Baptismal Font Is An Act Of Colonial Plunder

Tuesday, 21 July 2020, 6:29 am | PLO Dept of Public Diplomacy and Policy

“Israel’s theft of a baptismal font dating back to the Byzantine era from Bethlehem overnight is an abominable act of thuggery and cultural appropriation. A hallmark of Israel’s system of colonial occupation and oppression has been its disdainful ... More >>




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