Press Release: 21 May 2018
I would like to seize the opportunity of Ramadan to convey my warmest greetings to all the Muslim communities in Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific countries. I want to wish you all a joyful, pleasant and fruitful month full of spirituality and reflection.
Article from: This Week in Palestine
"On the same day that the United States officially relocated its embassy to occupied Jerusalem, Israel murdered 55 unarmed Palestinians, including children, and injured 2,000 more who were protesting America’s illegal and disastrous move, commemorating the 70th anniversary of the Palestinian Nakba ("Catastrophe") and affirming the right of return for Palestinians.
“On the eve of the seventieth anniversary of the Palestinian Nakba (“catastrophe”), a grave historical injustice that continues today, the U.S. will officially relocate its embassy from Tel Aviv to occupied Jerusalem, reneging on longstanding American commitments and policies and violating the most basic requisites of justice and legality.
PLO Executive Committee Member Dr. Hanan Ashrawi strongly condemned today’s passing of the first reading of a draft law that would allow the Israeli Defense Ministry to control the funds allocated to Palestinian prisoners and their families from custom revenues transferred to the Palestinian government by Israel.
PLO Executive Committee Member Dr. Hanan Ashrawi condemned yesterday’s passing of the first reading of a draft law that defines Israel ‘as the Jewish and democratic nation state of the Jewish people’ and affirms ‘the right of the Jewish people to self-determination in their historic homeland’: “Once again, Israel...
PLO Executive Committee Member Dr. Hanan Ashrawi
Ahead of Palestinian Prisoners' Day (April 17), PLO Executive Committee Member Dr. Hanan Ashrawi issued the following statement: