Arabs not sure if they are still involved in talks

“Palestinian” President Mahmoud Abbas said on Wednesday his peace negotiators had resigned over the lack of progress in US-brokered statehood talks. In an interview with Egyptian CBC television, Abbas suggested the negotiations would continue even if the “Palestinian” peace delegation stuck to its decision. “Either we can convince it to return, and we’re trying with… Read More Arabs not sure if they are still involved in talks

Erekat: My life in danger because of “pack of lies”

Palestinian negotiator Saeb Erekat has accused Islamic al-Jazeera TV of putting his life in danger. This is a complicated story first published in January 2011. Saeb Erekat is not denying that the papers are from his office. But insist that they should not have been leaked. The documents suggest the Palestinians were ready to make… Read More Erekat: My life in danger because of “pack of lies”

Norwegian priest marked Kristallnacht using PLO-scarf

Dialogue priest Odd Kristian Reme used Kristallnacht to honor late PLO-leader Yasser Arafat. When dialogue priest Odd Kristian Reme was speaking at the 75th anniversary of Kristallnacht, he used Palestinian scarf. – Abuse of what happened to the Jews, said Ervin Kohn. – I strongly condemns that he uses the memory of Kristallnacht to highlight… Read More Norwegian priest marked Kristallnacht using PLO-scarf

Study: Half of the children in Israel have faced abuses

Half of the children in Israel have been victims of abuse, violence or neglect, a study published by Haifa University has revealed. 48.5 percent of Israeli children report physical, emotional or sexual attacks, neglectful behavior or other kinds of abuse. The study also revealed that many abuse cases go unreported or untreated, creating a gap… Read More Study: Half of the children in Israel have faced abuses