Palestinians protest in Nablus against Israel's plans to annex parts of the occupied West Ban, May 14, 2020. The large banner reads, in part "… Jerusalem is ours and the land is ours; [We are ] staying here; the [US-Israeli] 'Deal of the Century' will not pass."

Israel’s Annexation of Palestinian Lands – Disaster for Both Peoples

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas announced on Tuesday, May 19, his decision to immediately withdraw from all agreements, including security guarantees, between the PLO and Israel and between his organization and the United States, as a result of the Israeli government’s intention to annex Palestinian lands in the occupied West Bank. Addressing senior Palestinian leadership, Abbas declared…

The cover photo from the latest edition of the Palestine-Israel Journal devoted to Trump's "Steal of the Century." This is a twist on what the US president initially dubbed the "Deal of the Century," a plan which was actually masterminded by Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and was suggested by him to the American administration more than three years ago, but which the imperial masters wholeheartedly adopted, and have presented to the world, as their own. (Photo: PIJ)

Palestine-Israel Journal “Steal of the Century” Zoom-Webinar Today

With the release of the latest edition of the Palestine-Israel Journal (PIJ), devoted entirely to US President Donald Trump’s purported peace plan for the Middle East, the publishers are organizing a Zoom webinar to take place today, Thursday, May 14, from 16:00-17:30 (4:00-5:30 pm) Jerusalem time, 13:00-14:30 GMT, 9:00-10:30 am EDT in the US. The discussion, bearing the…

Palestinian Left-Wing Factions Forge New Democratic Alliance

In Ramallah and Gaza City, five left-wing Palestinian factions have announced the formation of a united front named the Palestinian Democratic Alliance. The alliance was formed with the culmination of meetings between the constituent organizations that commenced in August 2016. According to last Friday’s weekend edition of Al-Ittihad, the daily newspaper of the Communist Party…