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27
Nov

+120 US Congressmen warn Pompeo’s declaration could lead to a deadlier conflict

More than 120 US Congressmen have sent an urgent letter to US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, urging him to reverse his announcement in which he considered Israeli settlements in the West Bank as legal. “This announcement, following the administration’s decision to move the US Embassy to Jerusalem outside of a negotiated agreement… severely damaged …

27
Nov

Arab foreign ministers reject US position on Israeli settlements

Arab foreign ministers rejected today the US decision that Israeli settlements in the Palestinian territory occupied in 1967 does not violate international law. Following an extraordinary meeting of Arab foreign ministers at the Arab League headquarters in Cairo, the foreign ministers said that the US decision is null and void and has no legal effect …

24
Nov

The League of “Parliamentarians For Al-Quds” condemns US Secretary of State Pompeo’s announcement and calls on world parliaments and international institutions to act urgently to condemn the resolution

The Association of Parliamentarians for Jerusalem affirms that US Secretary of State Pompeo’s declaration that Israeli settlements are not contrary to international law is a blarant violation of international law, and this is what the US administration has consistently declared in its previous declaration that Jerusalem is the capital of the Zionist entity and its …

21
Nov

UNESCO to support cultural heritage of Al-Quds Old City

The Cultural Committee of the 40th UNESCO general conference, which was attended by ministers of culture from around the world, has called for taking new decisions to protect the world heritage in Occupied Jerusalem. UNESCO member states and international donors said they would provide further support for activities intended to preserve the cultural heritage of …

21
Nov

EU: Israel’s settlements are illegal

The European Union(EU) has renewed its belief that Israel’s settlements and settlement activity in occupied Palestinian territory are illegal under international law and erode prospects for lasting peace. “The EU calls on Israel to end all settlement activity, in line with its obligations as an occupying power,” EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini said in …

21
Nov

Mahathir says US position on Israeli settlements “absurd”

Malaysian premier Mahathir Mohamed said the new US position on Israel’s settlements in the occupied Palestinian territory is an absurdity and encourages other nations to steal others’ lands. Commenting on recent remarks by secretary of state Mike Pompeo, who announced that US president Donald Trump’s administration does not view Israeli settlements in the West Bank …

15
Nov

Dozens of settlers defile Aqsa Mosque in morning tours

At least 244 Jewish settlers desecrated the Aqsa Mosque’s courtyards on Thursday morning. According to the Islamic Awqaf Authority in Occupied Jerusalem, dozens of police officers escorted the settlers as they were touring the Mosque’s courtyards. The settlers included 97 students of Israeli universities and religious institutes, 40 government employees and eight intelligence officers. The …

15
Nov

With ceasefire going into effect, Gaza mourns 34 slain Palestinians, some entire families

The ceasefire brokered by Egypt between Palestinian factions in the besieged Gaza Strip and Israel brought to end two days of Israeli aggression but not before leaving 34 Palestinians dead, including entire families of children and women. While Gaza is not new to Israeli aggression, with each wall destroyed by Israeli rockets comes a different …

14
Nov

Malaysia PM: Diplomacy is the best way to mobilise support for Palestine

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said Muslims should utilise diplomatic channel to show Israel as the “perpetrators of injustice” instead of launching attacks, local news agencies reported on Monday. For 70 years the Palestinians have been fighting for their land, he said, but made no progress due to acts which triggered fear among the international …

13
Nov

The vice-president of the association visits Algeria to publicize the association and its activities

As part of the field visits of the League of “Parliamentarians for Al-Quds” to publicize the Association and its activities, the Vice-President of the Association and the Member of the Moroccan Parliament, Issa Makiki, on Tuesday, November 12, has visited the Algerian National People’s Assembly, where he met with the Deputy Speaker of Parliament and …

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