OCHA: Protection of Civilians Report | July 19 – August 1, 2022

United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs: Protection of Civilians Report | July 19 – August 1, 2022 Latest Development (outside the reporting period) On 5 August, Israeli forces conducted airstrikes throughout the Gaza Strip and Palestinian groups fired rockets on Israel. These developments will be addressed in the next Protection of CiviliansContinue reading “OCHA: Protection of Civilians Report | July 19 – August 1, 2022”

PCHR: US Investigation Into Killing of Journalist Shireen Abu ‘Akleh Attempts to Mislead Justice and Its findings Not Binding

Palestinian Centre for Human Rights (PCHR): Press Release July 6, 2022 – Contrary to investigations conducted by human rights organizations, the Palestinian Public Prosecution and the United Nations (UN), last Monday, 04 July 2022, the U.S. State Department said that the US investigations on the killing of journalist Shiren Abu ‘Akleh have not identified the partyContinue reading “PCHR: US Investigation Into Killing of Journalist Shireen Abu ‘Akleh Attempts to Mislead Justice and Its findings Not Binding”

Euro-Med: US Investigation Fails to Bring Justice for Journalist Shireen Abu Akleh, Independent International Investigation is Required

Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Monitor (Euro-Med): Press Release Geneva – June 4, 2022 – An independent international investigation should be opened into the killing of Palestinian-American journalist Shireen Abu Akleh, Euro-Med Human Rights Monitor said Tuesday in a statement expressing concern that failing to bring her justice perpetuates impunity. The US State Department’s announcement that independent investigators wereContinue reading “Euro-Med: US Investigation Fails to Bring Justice for Journalist Shireen Abu Akleh, Independent International Investigation is Required”

PCHR: Unjustified Violence – IOF Suppress Thousands of Mourners at Journalist Shireen Abu ‘Akleh’s Funeral in East Jerusalem

Palestinian Centre for Human Rights (PCHR): Press Release – May 13, 2022 The Palestinian Centre for Human Rights (PCHR) condemns in the strongest terms the Israeli occupation forces’ (IOF) violent suppression and attacks on mourners participating in the funeral of journalist Shireen Abu ‘Akleh in East Jerusalem. These attacks resulted in the injury of 33Continue reading “PCHR: Unjustified Violence – IOF Suppress Thousands of Mourners at Journalist Shireen Abu ‘Akleh’s Funeral in East Jerusalem”

AL HAQ: The Killing of Shireen Abu Aqleh Highlights Israel’s Impunity for Crimes and Increased Use of Arbitrary Lethal Force against the Palestinian People

Al Haq Press Release May 12, 2022 Al-Haq condemns in the strongest possible terms the direct killing of prominent Palestinian female journalist Shireen Abu Aqleh while on an assignment covering Israeli incursions in Jenin refugee camp on Wednesday 11 May 2022, as well as the injury of her colleague Ali Samoudi, shot in the shoulderContinue reading “AL HAQ: The Killing of Shireen Abu Aqleh Highlights Israel’s Impunity for Crimes and Increased Use of Arbitrary Lethal Force against the Palestinian People”

Dr. Ramzy Baroud: ‘Israel Targets Palestinian Journalists’

Ramzy Baroud speaks out in an interview with Palestine Deep Dive In an interview with Palestine Deep Dive (PDD), distinguished Palestinian journalist and author, Dr. Ramzy Baroud discusses the killing of the iconic Al Jazeera journalist, Shireen Abu Akleh. Baroud, who is also a former Al Jazeera employee (serving as Deputy Managing Editor of AlContinue reading “Dr. Ramzy Baroud: ‘Israel Targets Palestinian Journalists’”

Occupation Forces Shoot, Kill Al-Jazeera Correspondent, Injures Producer in Jenin

Israeli forces shot and killed, on Wednesday, a correspondent with Al-Jazeera, near the Jenin refugee camp west of Jenin, in addition to shooting and injuring another journalist, according to local sources. The slain Jerusalemite journalist, identified as Sherine Abu Aqleh, was shot by occupation forces while she and others were covering the army invasion ofContinue reading “Occupation Forces Shoot, Kill Al-Jazeera Correspondent, Injures Producer in Jenin”

PCHR: World Press Day – Occupation and Division Undermine Freedom of Expression and Press in Palestine

Palestinian Centre for Human Rights | May 3, 2022 Every year on the 3rd of May the world celebrates World Press Freedom Day while the enjoyment of freedoms in Palestine, particularly freedoms of expression and journalistic work, is on the decline.  As is custom for the organization, the Palestinian Centre for Human Rights (PCHR) celebrates thisContinue reading “PCHR: World Press Day – Occupation and Division Undermine Freedom of Expression and Press in Palestine”

Journalists Support Committee: “Israel” Targeted More Than 260 Journalists in 2021

Ramallah (Palestine) – March 13, 2022 (Quds Press) The Journalists Support Committee said that the Israeli occupation targeted more than 260 journalists in the West Bank and occupied Jerusalem last year, including 13 during the aggression on the Gaza Strip last May. Many of them sustained injuries and permanent disabilities that affected their professional work.Continue reading “Journalists Support Committee: “Israel” Targeted More Than 260 Journalists in 2021”

Sada Social: Double Standards of Social Media Platforms

Sada Social issued its monthly report, warning against the failure and double standards of social media Sada Social Center monitored a number of violations and abuses carried out by the administration of social media sites against Palestinian content during February as the Center documented more than 30 violations against Palestinian content, most of which onContinue reading “Sada Social: Double Standards of Social Media Platforms”