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Juliet Moses Attack On Palestine Solidarity Protestors At The Christchurch Counter-terrorism Conference Was Wrong

Wednesday, 16 June 2021, 5:27 am | Palestine Solidarity Network Aotearoa

15 June 2021 The New Zealand Jewish Council spokesperson Juliet Moses should never have been invited to speak at a counter-terrorism conference in the wake of the terror attack against New Zealand Muslims on 15 March 2019. As a mouthpiece for the Israeli ... More >>

New Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett: “I’ve Killed Lots Of Arabs In My Life And There’s No Problem With That”

Thursday, 3 June 2021, 9:03 am | Palestine Solidarity Network Aotearoa

The just-announced formation of a new government in Israel is not a cause for celebration. For those who might think new Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett must be an improvement after 12 years of appalling racism from Benjamin Netanyahu – think again! Netanyahu ... More >>

Misinformation Regarding Green Party Parliamentary Motion To Recognise Palestine

Wednesday, 19 May 2021, 12:46 pm | Palestine Solidarity Network Aotearoa

Sent to Act MP Brooke Van Velden Kia ora Brooke, I read online that you are objecting to a parliamentary motion which recognises Palestine as a state because you have been told the saying “From the river to the sea – Palestine will be free” is ... More >>

The Gaza Centre For Human Rights Has Been Targeted And Destroyed By Israel

Tuesday, 18 May 2021, 3:44 pm | Palestine Solidarity Network Aotearoa

The offices of the Gaza Centre for Human Rights have been targeted and destroyed by a missile from an Israeli fighter jet. New Zealander Julie Webb-Pullman has been working for the Centre for several years as an international expert on gathering ... More >>

Palestinian Solidarity Protests Will Continue And Grow Next Weekend

Monday, 17 May 2021, 5:32 am | Palestine Solidarity Network Aotearoa

16 May 2021 PSNA met online tonight and decided to organise nationwide protests again next Saturday 22 May. We were very pleased with the 4,000 people who turned out in 10 centres around the country last Saturday – the largest public protests ... More >>

Congratulations To New Zealand MPs Showing Solidarity With Palestinians At A Time When It Is So Desperately Needed

Tuesday, 11 May 2021, 5:58 pm | Palestine Solidarity Network Aotearoa

Today is World Keffiyeh Day (the keffiyeh is a piece of iconic Palestinian dress) and a big group of MPs got together to wear keffiyehs as a show of solidarity with Palestinians at a time when it is so desperately needed – they ran out of keffiyehs ... More >>

This Is Your Moment – Take It!

Tuesday, 11 May 2021, 12:43 pm | Palestine Solidarity Network Aotearoa

Nanaia Mahuta Minister of Foreign Affairs Parliament Buildings Wellington Once again we urge you to speak out condemning Israel’s brutal aggression against the Palestinian people which is escalating in East Jerusalem, Gaza and the occupied Palestinian territories. ... More >>

Govt Urged To Speak Out Against Israel’s Ethnic Cleansing Polices & Unbridled Brutality Towards Protesting Palestinians

Sunday, 9 May 2021, 5:17 am | Palestine Solidarity Network Aotearoa

The Palestine Solidarity Movement Aotearoa has written to the Minister of Foreign Affairs Nanaia Mahuta tonight urging the government to speak out against the imminent ethnic cleansing of Palestinians from the Occupied East Jerusalem area of Sheikh ... More >>

Trading Military Equipment With Israel Is A Human Rights Outrage

Saturday, 10 April 2021, 1:08 pm | Palestine Solidarity Network Aotearoa

Revelations that foreign affairs officials have approved the sale of military equipment to a host of human-rights-abusing countries, including Israel, is an outrage. In recent years foreign affairs has been dominated by trade priorities with concerns ... More >>

NZ Super Fund Disinvestment In Israel Banks Lesson For New Zealand Government

Tuesday, 2 March 2021, 4:49 pm | Palestine Solidarity Network Aotearoa

The ethical decision by the New Zealand Superannuation Fund to disinvest in Israeli banks should be followed by our government according to local Palestinian supporters. The NZ Super Fund has announced that it has dumped its investments in five Israeli ... More >>

Misrepresentation Of Israel’s Covid 19 Vaccination Programme

Wednesday, 24 February 2021, 3:42 pm | Palestine Solidarity Network Aotearoa

It is unacceptable to have Israel’s vaccination programme constantly misrepresented in the New Zealand media. Israel is regularly being paraded as the world leader in vaccination rates but this hides an ugly, racist truth. Israel is refusing to vaccinate ... More >>

Another New Zealand Middle East Military Deal Fails Prime Minister’s ‘Sniff Test’

Thursday, 11 February 2021, 5:59 am | Palestine Solidarity Network Aotearoa

Palestine Solidarity Network Aotearoa says the Prime Minister should apply the ‘Middle East sniff test’ again. This time to a New Zealand government military deal with Israel. This follows revelations Air New Zealand was servicing equipment for the ... More >>

Dolphins, Discrimination And The Government’s “Complicity By Silence”

Tuesday, 26 January 2021, 8:18 am | Palestine Solidarity Network Aotearoa

With new revelations of the appalling racism behind Israel’s refusal to provide Covid-19 vaccines to 4.5 million Palestinians under its occupation and control, PSNA has renewed our call for the government to speak out alongside the United Nations More >>

Medical Apartheid – New Zealand Must Speak Out Demanding Vaccinations For Palestinians

Thursday, 7 January 2021, 7:57 am | Palestine Solidarity Network Aotearoa

Yesterday we appealed to the government, via Foreign Affairs Minister Nanaia Mahuta, to speak out and demand Israel abandon its apartheid medical practices and provide Covid 19 vaccinations for Palestinians living under Israeli occupation. There are ... More >>

“We Are All Palestinians”

Saturday, 28 November 2020, 2:08 pm | Palestine Solidarity Network Aotearoa

Celebrating UN International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People The Palestine Solidarity Network Aotearoa and the Palestine Community of New Zealand are celebrating UN International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People tomorrow with an event ... More >>

Recognising Palestine Should Be The First Step For Our New Minister Of Foreign Affairs

Wednesday, 28 October 2020, 6:54 am | Palestine Solidarity Network Aotearoa

Recognising Palestine should be the first policy announcement of our new Foreign Minister after they are announced next week. Successive New Zealand governments have claimed to take an “even-handed” approach to the Middle East but this is untrue. ... More >>

PSNA Delivers Urgent Appeal For Government To Speak For Palestinians In Gaza As Covid 19 Breaks Out

Monday, 31 August 2020, 7:47 am | Palestine Solidarity Network Aotearoa

The Palestine Solidarity Network Aotearoa has renewed its call for the government to act urgently after the dreaded news this week that Covid 19 has broken out in the densely-packed community. On 22 March this year we sent the Prime Minister an ... More >>

Call For New Zealand To Condemn Israeli Bombing Of Gaza

Tuesday, 18 August 2020, 12:51 pm | Palestine Solidarity Network Aotearoa

Palestine Solidarity Network Aotearoa has written to the Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs calling on the government to speak up on behalf of the besieged people of Gaza who are once more under bombardment by Israeli bombs during the global ... More >>

National Day Of Protest Against Israeli Plans To Annex (steal) More Palestinian Land

Friday, 3 July 2020, 2:40 pm | Palestine Solidarity Network Aotearoa

Tomorrow, 4 July, will see protests in at least nine centres around New Zealand against Israeli plans to steal more Palestinian land (Details are at the end of this media release) “Virtually the entire international community is standing together ... More >>

Peters Criticism Of Israeli Annexation Plan ‘All Gums And No Teeth’

Wednesday, 24 June 2020, 7:04 am | Palestine Solidarity Network Aotearoa

Palestine Solidarity Network Aotearoa is pleased that the Foreign Minister, Winston Peters, has today expressed serious concern at Israeli plans to annex large parts of the Occupied West Bank, but says the New Zealand government is failing to use ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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