Category - Israeli-Palestinian conflict

  • 15 Mar 2010

    In exploring the often murky and mired politics of Israel-Palestine and the wider region, Harry Hagopian finds hope and encouragement in the unexpected mutual company of atheist Jean-Paul Sartre and Archbishop Rowan Williams.

  • 6 Mar 2010

    The voices of Palestinian Christians and their compatriots are so often dismissed, silenced and dehumanised, says Timothy Seidel. Lent provides an opportunity to hear them, not least through the Kairos Palestine Document.

  • 2 Mar 2010

    Yesterday, the 6th International Israeli Apartheid Week (IAW) got underway.

  • 15 Feb 2010

    In December 2009, the Palestinian churches issued what some regard as the most significant Christian theological statement on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict in many years, says Michael Marten. So why have many churches been slow to respond to the Kairos Palestine Document, and what does this important statement require of us personally, spiritually and politically?

  • 8 Feb 2010

    Israel’s most recent response to the UN on its investigations into alleged violations of international law by its forces in Gaza a year ago is totally inadequate, Amnesty International has said.

  • 21 Jan 2010

    A year after Israel's military offensive on Gaza, UN agencies and the Association for International Development Agencies have called for an immediate opening of Gaza's crossings.

  • 11 Jan 2010

    An international group of acclaimed cartoonists is demonstrating the destructive absurdity of the Palestinian-Israeli conflict for an exhibition opening this month in London.

  • 8 Jan 2010

    Israeli soldiers have attacked and injured Palestinian shepherds from the Musa Raba’i family, as they grazed their sheep in Humra valley, near the village of At-Tuwani in the South Hebron Hills. They also attacked peace workers.

  • 2 Jan 2010

    An interfaith delegation’s recent visit to the Middle East could provide “a model and encouragement” for other Christians, Muslims and Jews to work together to promote peace between Israelis and Palestinians.

  • 27 Dec 2009

    One year after Israel's major military offensive on the Gaza Strip, Amnesty International has again urged all parties to meet their obligations to pursue accountability for war crimes and serious human rights violations which occurred during the conflict.