Current Issues

Is Israel stealing Palestinian land?

Is Israel stealing Palestinian land?

“Disappearing Palestine” – the Maps that Lie Appearing regularly in pro-Palestinian books, articles, social media and websites here and overseas – and even in mainstream media – is a series of maps purporting to show the gradual Palestinian dispossession of their land...

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Primer on Sheikh Jarrah Property Claims

Primer on Sheikh Jarrah Property Claims

Primer on Sheikh Jarrah Property Claims NGO Monitor May 03, 2021 On February 10, 2021, the Jerusalem District Court1 upheld an October 2020 Jerusalem Magistrate Court2 decision, requiring a number of Sheikh Jarrah residents to vacate properties they are living in by...

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Sheikh Jarrah: A Legal Background

Sheikh Jarrah: A Legal Background

Sheikh Jarrah: A Legal Background 9th May, 2021 SUMMARY The case of Sheikh Jarrah is a complex and long-running legal matter, subject to competing property claims over a small area of land in Jerusalem, by the Jewish owners and Palestinian tenants, that also...

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Casualties of Conflict

Casualties of Conflict

The frightening phenomenon of Palestinian Child Soldiers By Rolene Marks Children are usually the first casualties of conflict. The world is currently commemorating Child Soldiers Week – however it is more a “blink and you miss it” occasion as this frightening...

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