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US President Trump’s decision to recognise Jerusalem as capital of Israel condemned
7th Dec 2017

US President Trump’s decision to recognise Jerusalem as capital of Israel condemned

(AA): The US formally recognised Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, President Donald Trump announced Wednesday brushing aside broad-based international opposition. Under Geneva Convention, Jerusalem is considered as an occupied territory and so it is illegal to consider it as capital of … Continued

US plan to move embassy to occupied Jerusalem ‘danger’ to peace
4th Dec 2017

US plan to move embassy to occupied Jerusalem ‘danger’ to peace

By Qays Abu Samra, Mahmut Geldi and Afra Aksoy RAMALLAH/GAZA CITY, Palestine (AA): Palestinian President Mahmud Abbas on Sunday warned against U.S. plans to relocate its embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, saying that such a move would … Continued

Palestine: Israel killed 14 Palestinian children in 2017
20th Nov 2017

Palestine: Israel killed 14 Palestinian children in 2017

By Qais Abu Samra   RAMALLAH, Palestine (AA): Israeli forces have killed 14 Palestinian children in the West Bank and Gaza Strip since the start of this year, according to a Palestinian statistics agency. In a statement on Sunday, the … Continued

Palestine to cut all communication with US
19th Nov 2017

Palestine to cut all communication with US

By Eshat Firat   RAMALLAH, Palestine (AA): Palestine has threatened to cut off “all communication” with the U.S. over its warning to close the Washington offices of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO). In a video, Saib Ureykat, PLO Secretary General … Continued

Weekly Report on Israeli human rights violations in Occupied Palestinian Territory
12th Nov 2017

Weekly Report on Israeli human rights violations in Occupied Palestinian Territory

The Palestinian Centre for Human Rights (PCHR): Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (02– 08 November 2017) Israeli forces continue systematic crimes in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt) Two Palestinian civilians were wounded in … Continued

Palestine: Israeli army attacks West Bank anti-settlement rally
4th Nov 2017

Palestine: Israeli army attacks West Bank anti-settlement rally

By Qais Abu Samra   RAMALLAH, Palestine (AA): The Israeli army on Friday dispersed several anti-settlement rallies staged by Palestinian youth in the occupied West Bank. “Army troops used teargas and rubber bullets to disperse weekly anti-settlement protests,” the Palestinian … Continued

Palestinians decry 100-year-old Balfour Declaration, ask for compensation from UK
3rd Nov 2017

Palestinians decry 100-year-old Balfour Declaration, ask for compensation from UK

RAMALLAH, Palestine (AA) – Thousands of Palestinians took to the streets across the Israeli-occupied West Bank on Thursday to mark the passage of 100 years since the Balfour Declaration, which laid the groundwork for Israel’s establishment — and their displacement … Continued

Arab capitals protest Balfour Declaration centennial
3rd Nov 2017

Arab capitals protest Balfour Declaration centennial

By Wassim Seifeddine, Yosra Ouanes and Laith Juneidi   BEIRUT, Lebanon (AA): Several Arab countries on Thursday saw large protests marking the centennial of the Balfour Declaration, which paved the way for Israel’s establishment in 1948. In Lebanon, the Palestinian … Continued

Palestine: Gaza handover 1st phase of reconciliation: Hamas chief
2nd Nov 2017

Palestine: Gaza handover 1st phase of reconciliation: Hamas chief

By Nour Abu Aisha   GAZA CITY, Palestine (AA): Hamas chief Ismail Haniyeh described Wednesday’s handover of the Gaza Strip’s border crossings to the Palestinian Authority (PA) as “the first phase of inter-Palestinian reconciliation”. In an address delivered in Gaza … Continued

Palestinian teens mistreated by Israeli police as Israeli rights groups
26th Oct 2017

Palestinian teens mistreated by Israeli police as Israeli rights groups

By Kaamil Ahmed   JERUSALEM (AA): Young Palestinian Jerusalemites detained by Israeli police are made vulnerable by late-night arrests, lengthy interrogations and a lack of access to their parents or lawyers, Israeli rights groups said in a statement on Wednesday. … Continued

Palestine: Gazans demand release of loved ones jailed by Israel
24th Oct 2017

Palestine: Gazans demand release of loved ones jailed by Israel

By Mohamed Majid   GAZA CITY, Palestine (AA) – Dozens of Palestinians staged a rally outside the Gaza City office of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) on Monday to demand the release of loved ones imprisoned by … Continued

Palestine: Israel detains 2 Palestinian journalists, bringing number in prison to 24
19th Oct 2017

Palestine: Israel detains 2 Palestinian journalists, bringing number in prison to 24

By Qais Abu Samra   RAMALLAH, Palestine (AA): Israeli forces on Wednesday detained two Palestinian journalists in the occupied West Bank, bringing the total number of Palestinian reporters now languishing in Israeli prisons to 24, according to a Palestinian NGO. … Continued

Egypt: Hamas, Fatah pen landmark reconciliation deal in Cairo
13th Oct 2017

Egypt: Hamas, Fatah pen landmark reconciliation deal in Cairo

RAMALLAH, Palestine (AA) – Rival Palestinian factions Hamas and Fatah on Thursday signed a landmark reconciliation agreement in Cairo. “The two sides agreed in principle to allow the legitimate Palestinian government to return to Gaza in accordance with [Palestinian] law,” … Continued

Palestine:  Agreement reached between Hamas & Fatah
12th Oct 2017

Palestine: Agreement reached between Hamas & Fatah

By Yaser al-Banna, Ali Abo Rezeg   GAZA CITY (AA):  Rival Palestinian factions Hamas and Fatah have reached an agreement after talks held since Tuesday in the Egyptian capital of Cairo. “Ismail Haniyeh [Hamas chief] has just announced that an … Continued

Palestine: Israeli settlers storm Al-Aqsa Mosque complex for ‘Sukkot’
11th Oct 2017

Palestine: Israeli settlers storm Al-Aqsa Mosque complex for ‘Sukkot’

JERUSALEM (AA): Hundreds of Jewish settlers on Tuesday forced their way into Jerusalem’s flashpoint Al-Aqsa Mosque compound to mark the Jewish holiday of Sukkot, a Palestinian official said. Firas al-Dibs, a spokesman for the Jordan-run Jerusalem Islamic Waqf, which is … Continued

Palestine: Palestinian PM leaves Gaza after landmark 3-day visit
6th Oct 2017

Palestine: Palestinian PM leaves Gaza after landmark 3-day visit

By Mohamed Majed and Hani al-Shaer GAZA CITY, Palestine (AA): Palestinian Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah on Thursday afternoon returned to the West Bank city of Ramallah following a landmark three-day visit to the Hamas-run Gaza Strip. Before departing the blockaded … Continued

Palestine: Israeli forces continue systematic crimes in Palestine
2nd Oct 2017

Palestine: Israeli forces continue systematic crimes in Palestine

{The Palestinian Centre for Human Rights (PCHR)}: Weekly Report on Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory(oPt) (20 – 27 September 2017) An armed Palestinian was killed at the entrance to “Har Adar” settlement, northwest of Jerusalem. A Palestinian … Continued

Weekly Report on Israeli Human Rights violations in Occupied Palestinian Territory
22nd Sep 2017

Weekly Report on Israeli Human Rights violations in Occupied Palestinian Territory

(The Palestinian Centre for Human Rights (PCHR)): Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (14- 19 September 2017):     Israeli forces continue systematic crimes in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt)   Seven Palestinian civilians, … Continued

Weekly Report on Israeli Human Rights violations in Occupied Palestinian Territory
18th Sep 2017

Weekly Report on Israeli Human Rights violations in Occupied Palestinian Territory

Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (30 August – 13 September 2017) Israeli forces continue systematic crimes in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt) A Palestinian civilian from al-Dheishah refugee camp, south of Bethlehem, succumbed … Continued

Palestinians decry annulment of Jerusalem residence permits
11th Aug 2017

Palestinians decry annulment of Jerusalem residence permits

By Mohammed Majid   GAZA CITY, Palestine (AA): Gaza’s Ministry of Awqaf (religious endowments) has condemned Israel’s decision to annul residence permits for thousands of Jerusalem’s Palestinian residents. “Israel has abruptly canceled residence permits for 14,595 Palestinians in Jerusalem,” the … Continued

Over 120 people attended a landmark conference on the media reporting of Islam and Muslims. It was held jointly by The Muslim News and Society of Editors in London on September 15.

The Muslim News Awards for Excellence 2015 was held on March in London to acknowledge British Muslim and non-Muslim contributions to the society.

The Muslim News Awards for Excellence 2015 was held on March in London to acknowledge British Muslim and non-Muslim contributions to the society.

The Muslim News Awards for Excellence event is to acknowledge British Muslim and non-Muslim contributions to society. Over 850 people from diverse background, Muslim and non-Muslim, attended the gala dinner.

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