Statement on Electronic Warfare Europe Cancellation

We welcome the decision to cancel Electronic Warfare Europe 2020, which was due to take place in Liverpool at the council-owned ACC Exhibition Centre. The cancellation comes after campaigning by a broad coalition of groups in Liverpool including, peace groups, Palestine solidarity groups, local councillors from across the political spectrum, faith groups and anti-war activists, …

Press release: Motion passes at TUC Congress 2020 opposing Israel’s annexation plans

Media Contact: Roua Naboulsi | roua.naboulsi@palestinecampaign.org | 07807669331 Motion passes at TUC Congress 2020 opposing Israel’s annexation plans TUC passes motion which for first time in TUC history identifies Israel as a state practicing apartheid Motion commits the TUC to continued partnership working with Palestine Solidarity Campaign in building opposition to Israel’s annexation plans and …

Press Release: Charities, trade unions, religious groups, and civil society organisations speak out against Israel’s plans to annex Palestinian land

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Charities, trade unions, religious groups, and civil society organisations speak out against Israel’s plans to annex Palestinian land • Over 20 organisations have released a statement against Israel’s continued plans to formally annex up to 30% of West Bank • Comes as United Arab Emirates reach a deal to normalise relations with …

Palestine Coronavirus Update: Friday 11th September

Key Updates 37,214 confirmed cases in the occupied Palestinian territory and 225 deaths Cases in Gaza Strip tripled since last week to 1,551, including 11 deaths 35,663 confirmed cases in the West Bank, including 8,550 in East Jerusalem Lockdown of badly-affected areas has been imposed in the West Bank, as has a ban has on …

NSPCC: Stop Accepting Donations From JCB

Protecting Palestinian Families, a coalition including activists from ICAHD UK, Sheffield PSC and Cambridge PSC, are calling on the National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (NSPCC), to stop accepting donations from JCB. JCB equipment has been used repeatedly in Israel’s crimes against Palestinian children and communities. JCB were included on the United …

End the Siege on Gaza: A Personal Account from Ahmed Masoud

Whenever I speak to my mum in Gaza about the recent Israeli bombing, she half smiles as she cracks jokes about what my five year old nephew latest acquisition of rude words from the street are, how many other nephews and nieces are growing up with a dictionary of rude words and always tells me …

Palestine Coronavirus Update: Friday 28th August

Key Updates First cases of COVID-19 confirmed in Gaza outside of quarantine centres, bringing the Strip into lockdown until 29 August 135 confirmed cases in Gaza including and 3 deaths 27,251 confirmed cases in the Occupied Palestinian Territories and 155 deaths Southern governorate of Hebron has been hardest hit with at least 10,471 confirmed cases …

Statement on UAE-Israel Normalisation Deal

Yesterday the United Arab Emirates agreed to establish full diplomatic relations with Israel, after signing a deal brokered by US President Donald Trump. In exchange, Israel has said it will pause plans to formally annex large swathes of illegally occupied Palestinian land in the West Bank. Netanyahu has already stated that this is a temporary …

Palestine Coronavirus Update: Friday 14th August

Key Updates Continued surge in the West Bank with average of 402 new cases per day Overall number of cases has increased by 40% bringing the total confirmed cases in the Occupied Palestinian Territories to 19,121 Figure of total deaths in the Occupied Palestinian Territories is 113 81 confirmed cases in the Gaza Strip and …