Africa Archives - أخبار فلسطين اليوم

‘Beholden to the Zionist Lobby’: South Africa University Rejects Resolution to Boycott Israel #Palestine #GroupPalestine #israelTerrorists #boycottIsrael

The University of Cape Town’s (UCT) Senate rejected a resolution to join an academic boycott of Israel. (Photo: File) The University of Cape Town’s (UCT) Senate last week rejected a resolution to join an academic boycott of Israel. The ballot, held on Friday, saw 68 percent of the 363 members oppose the proposal which would have… read more »

The Africa-Palestine Conference: Why South Africa Must Lead the Way #Palestine #GroupPalestine #israelTerrorists #boycottIsrael

Ramzy Baroud with activists and volunteers of the Muslim Youth Movement in Cape Town. (Photo: Supplied) By Ramzy Baroud On September 16, I visited South Africa, a country where many Palestinians have always felt welcomed, if not overwhelmed by the degree of genuine and meaningful solidarity. While having the honor to address many audiences in six, major… read more »

Israel’s Scramble for Africa: Selling Water, Weapons and Lies #Palestine #GroupPalestine #israelTerrorists #boycottIsrael

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (L) shakes hands with Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta. (Photo: File) By Ramzy Baroud For years, Kenya has served as Israel’s gateway to Africa. Israel has been using the strong political, economic and security relations between the two states as a way to expand its influence on the continent and turn other African nations against Palestine…. read more »

We Must Boycott Israeli Sports as We Did with Apartheid South Africa #Palestine #GroupPalestine #israelTerrorists #boycottIsrael

A protest calling on FIFA to suspend Israel’s membership. (Photo: via MEMO) By Ramzy Baroud The Palestinian Football Association is struggling to survive. Combined US-Israeli pressure on Palestinian organizations that provide aid and support to the Palestinian people is now felt in the field of sports as well. In recent months, the association’s budget has been slashed… read more »