Appell für das Ende eines mörderischen Embargos

Im Gazastreifen leben eineinhalb Millionen Menschen praktisch in einem Belagerungszustand, hinter Stacheldraht und ohne Möglichkeit dieses Gefangenenlager zu verlassen. Die Lebensbedingungen sind miserabel, es fehlt an Nahrungsmitteln, Medikamenten und sauberem Wasser, die Stromversorgung ist stark eingeschränkt und die hygienischen Bedingungen verschlechtern sich zusehends. Trotzdem setzt die israelische Armee die Absperrung des Gazastreifens fort. Fast täglich führt sie zudem Bombardements und andere militärische Aktionen durch. Opfer ist vor allem die Zivilbevölkerung.

Diese Politik kommt einem Verbrechen gegen die Menschlichkeit gleich.

Die Tragödie begann mit dem Wahlsieg der Hamas im Januar 2006, in Folge dessen Israel, die EU und die USA die zeitweiligen Absperrungen des...

8. March 2011

23-30 July 2011, Beirut

The winds of change blowing through the Middle East are bringing enormous hopes for change. In Egypt, where Hosni Mubarak helped to maintain the siege on Gaza, there is now a big public campaign to open to Rafah crossing. It has not succeeded yet, but the situation in Egypt remains very fluid...
8. March 2011

11-12 March 2011

Under the slogan (working for justice), various European human rights organisations are preparing to hold the first international conference on the rights of Palestinian prisoners and detainees in Israeli prisons. Tthe conference will be held in Geneva, Switzerland, March 11-12, 2011 in order to...
6. March 2011

When: 20-23 April 2011 Where: The Village of Bil'in, Occupied West Bank

The 6th Annual Bil'in Conference on the Palestinian Popular Struggle   As nonviolent resistance for freedom sweeps across the Arab world, join us in harnessing the winds of change. When: 20-23 April 2011   Where: The Village of Bil'in, Occupied West Bank From...
3. March 2011

By The Israeli Committee Against House Demolitions (ICAHD) & Adalah-NY: The New York Campaign for the Boycott of Israel, Press Release: Feb 28, 2011

Folk music legend Pete Seeger has come out in support of the growing Palestinian movement for Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) against Israel as a program for justice for Palestinians and a route to peace in the Middle East.     Seeger, 92, participated in last November’s...
18. February 2011

Day of Action: 30. March 2011

Day of Action: 30 March 2011   The BDS National Committee (BNC) is calling on you to unite in your different capacities and struggles to join the Global BDS Dayof Action on Land Day, 30 March 2011, in solidarity with the Palestinian people's right to self determination on their...
18. February 2011

Turkey's report on Israel's deadly raid on a Gaza-bound aid flotilla was released Friday; report says Israel blatantly violated international laws. By The Associated Press

A Turkish government inquiry into Israel's raid on a Gaza-bound flotilla that killed eight Turks and a Turkish-American says Israeli soldiers shot five victims at close range.     Turkey released details of its formal inquiry into the May 31 incident Friday, hours after submitting...
29. January 2011

Lecture in English, 17.2.2010, Vienna

Amerlinghaus, Stiftgasse 8, 1070 Wien   Thursday, 17 February 2011, 19 h     Lecture (in English) with Majed Abusalama     Majed Abusalama is a freelance journalist and photographer for different newspapers, radio and online media (such as International...
21. January 2011

The Israeli deputy PM expresses his concern over the democratisation of the Arab world, following the dissolution of the Tunisian leadership, by Saleh Naami in Gaza, Saturday 15 Jan 2011

http://english.ahram.org.eg/NewsContent/2/8/3926/World/Region/Israel-dreading-a-democratic-Arab-world.aspx     (Reuters)     The fall of Tunisia’s regime headed by Zine El Abidine Ben Alican have serious repercussions, said Israeli Deputy Prime Minister Silvan...
11. January 2011

Speech by Ilan Pappe, held at the Palestine Solidarity Conference Stuttgart, November 26-28 2010

Transcribed by Claudine Fähndrich, BDS Switzerland http://www.silviacattori.net/article1429.html   I begin by thanking all the organizers; I know it took quite a lot of efforts to bring us all together. It is a great achievement, and as Mazen and Eider mentioned, and Lubna, yesterday,...
11. January 2011

By Jon Donnison BBC News, West Bank

The Qalandia checkpoint between East Jerusalem and Ramallah has the feel of a permanent border crossing   The United Nations says it is increasingly concerned that Israel is about to tighten access restrictions to the occupied West Bank.     It has been briefing aid...