After yesterday’s unprecedented closure of Masjid Al Aqsa, Israel is trying to portray its partial re-opening as an act of benevolence towards Palestinian Muslims.
Sweden became the first Western European nation to formally recognise the state of Palestine a move that drew an angry response from Israel.
For the first time since 1967 Al Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem, considered one of the holiest sites in Islam, is empty of Muslims.
Israel’s has taken numerous steps over the years to create facts on the ground which undermine legitimate Palestinian claims to East Jerusalem.
FOA calls on universities to follow in the footsteps of University of Exeter where students supported a referendum to boycott Israeli settlement products.
Video shows Israeli occupation forces assaulting and arresting an elderly Palestinian man at the al-Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem’s Old City.