Parliamentarians from the Joint List and former MK Mohammed Barakeh (third from left) gather in Palestinian detainee Maher al-Akhras’s room at Kaplan Hospital in Rehovot, on November 6, 2020 to wish him well on the end of his hunger strike.

Maher al-Akhras Released by Israel after Heroic 103-Day Hunger Strike

Israel released on Thursday, November 26, the Palestinian political prisoner Maher al-Akhras, who waged a 103-day hunger strike to protest his administrative detention since July 27. Al-Akhras was arrested and held without charge or being brought before a judge because of his alleged membership in the Palestinian Islamic Jihad. On Thursday he was transferred from his guarded…

Palestinians protest in Al-Bireh on Wednesday, November 18, against US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's visit to Psagot settlement and winery. The residents of Al-Bireh have seen their land taken over by Psagot and other Israeli outposts in the area, including some landowners who hold US citizenship. Pompeo is the first high-ranking US official to have visited an Israeli settlement in the heart of the West Bank.

163 UN States Support Palestinian Statehood & An End to Occupation

A United Nations General Assembly committee endorsed overwhelming on Thursday, November 19, a draft resolution recognizing “the right of the Palestinian people to self-determination, including the right to their independent State of Palestine.” Israel and the United States voted against the resolution. The proposal put forward in the UN General Assembly’s Third Committee — the committee…

"Humanitarian Support to Palestinians at risk of forcible transfer in the West Bank"; Khirbet Humsa after the Tuesday, November 3, demolition.

Israeli Army Totally Razes Bedouin Village in Occupied West Bank

Israeli bulldozers flanked by soldiers demolished Khirbet Humsa, a small Arab Bedouin village in the Jordan Valley in the occupied Palestinian West Bank on Tuesday morning, November 3, rendering around 73 Palestinians — including 41 children — homeless, according to the United Nations. Israeli human rights activists visited Khirbet Humsa, close to the West Bank city…