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Boycott called on Pop-Kultur Berlin Festival 2019
Boycott called on Pop-Kultur Berlin Festival 2019

Gaza Post-Agencies The Palestinian Campaign for the Academic and Cultural Boycott of Israel (PACBI) calls on all participating artists in Pop-Kultur Berlin festival to withdraw, due to its ongoing partnership with the Israeli embassy. Fourteen artists from six different countries withdrew from the last two editions of the festival for this...More

Lebanese-born Spanish lawmaker barred entry to Israel
Lebanese-born Spanish lawmaker barred entry to Israel

Gaza Post - Agencies Israeli authorities barred entrance to a member of Spain’s ruling party who is of Palestinian Arab descent, labeling him a security threat. Fouad Ahmad Assadi, who was born in Lebanon and is the son of Palestinian Arab refugees, arrived in Israel to attend the Socialist International annual conference, taking place...More

Reports: Hamza Osama bin Laden dead
Reports: Hamza Osama bin Laden dead

Gaza Post - Agencies Hamza bin Laden, the son and heir to deceased al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden, is dead, according to intelligence reportedly obtained by the United States.  The news was first reported on Wednesday morning, though officials would not immediately confirm the details or whether the US had any role in his...More

Israeli court asked to ban Rep. Ilhan Omar from Entering Israel
Israeli court asked to ban Rep. Ilhan Omar from Entering Israel

Gaza Post - Agencies An Israeli civil rights NGO has filed a motion with the Jerusalem District Court to bar US congresswoman Ilhan Omar from Israeli territory, Ynet news site reports. Shurat HaDin is cooperating with Western intelligence agencies, law enforcement branches and volunteer lawyers to fight terrorism and safeguard Jewish rights...More

US congresswoman: Critiquing Israel means you believe in human rights
US congresswoman: Critiquing Israel means you believe in human rights

Gaza Post - Agencies Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and US President Donald Trump try to shut down criticism of Israel with accusations of anti-Semitism. During a radio interview with Ibrahim ‘Ebro’ Darden on New York station Hot 97 FM, Ocasio-Cortez said: “The...More

Trump launches peace deal with no commitment to Palestinian State
Trump launches peace deal with no commitment to Palestinian State

Gaza Post - Agencies Trump has sent his most trusted adviser and son-in-law Jared Kushner to the Middle East to invite Arab leaders to a “Peace Conference” to be held in Camp David before Israelis head to the polls in September for the second time in six months in a general election that could seal the fate of Prime Minister...More

Kushner to invite Arab leaders to Camp David summit on Mideast tour
Kushner to invite Arab leaders to Camp David summit on Mideast tour

Gaza Post - Agencies Donald Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner is set to embark on a new Middle East tour in a bid to persuade regional leaders to attend a peace summit at the US President's Camp David residence, Israeli media reported on Wednesday.  Kushner, a White House senior advisor who last month presented economic details...More

Railway project revealed to connect Haifa to Saudi and UAE
Railway project revealed to connect Haifa to Saudi and UAE

Gaza Post - Agencies Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs has revealed details of a railway project that will connect the port of Haifa to Saudi Arabia and the UAE.  The plan had been first unveiled in July by Israeli Foreign Minister Yisrael Katz in a visit to the UAE as a way to “promote regional peace” and a route from the...More

Kushner meets with Jordan’s King for talks on Middle East peace plan
Kushner meets with Jordan’s King for talks on Middle East peace plan

Gaza Post –Agencies US President Donald Trump’s adviser and son-in-law Jared Kushner met with Jordan’s King Abdullah II in Amman, according to news reports. Reports said that Kushner and Jordan's King met on Wednesday for talks on a controversial US plan for Israeli-Palestinian peace. The two discussed “efforts...More

Palestine, Jordan boost economic ties
Palestine, Jordan boost economic ties

Gaza Post - Agencies A joint Palestinian-Jordanian team of customs administrations, in coordination with the Ministries of Industry, Economy and Transport of both countries, is set to begin consultations over the coming days and weeks to discuss details of the establishment of a logistics zone for trade exchange between the two...More

Netherlands suspends grant after UNRWA ethics probe
Netherlands suspends grant after UNRWA ethics probe

Gaza Post – Agencies The Netherlands suspended its contribution Wednesday to the UN agency for Palestinian Arab refugees pending the outcome of a probe into alleged mismanagement and abuses of authority by the agency's top management. The Dutch decision comes a day after a similar move by Switzerland, which said it would suspend...More

Warning of more heavy rain after flash flooding and freak hailstorms
Warning of more heavy rain after flash flooding and freak hailstorms

Gaza Post-Agencies Scores of homes have been flooded, bridges washed away and people left with minor injuries as storms swept across the Yorkshire Dales. Rescuers reported seeing sheds and oil tanks floating down roads as 100 or more  homes were affected.   An ice-cream parlour attraction said customers were injured in a freak...More