The Indian Cultural Forum speaks to Palestinian writer Raja Shehadeh on the depth of Palestinian resistance, the changes in Israeli society and the increasing similarities between Palestine and Kashmir
The remarks by the consul general of India in New York, Sandeep Chakravorty, come at a time when there is growing ideological and political convergence between the Hindutva regime in India and the Zionist regime in Israel
While most of the Israeli missiles were shot down by the Syrian air defense system, one of them destroyed a residential building in the town of Sasa, southwest of Damascus, killing two people
Israel carried out unprovoked attacks on Iraq, Lebanon and Syria within a span of three days, since Saturday, allegedly to target Iranian allies in these countries.
The Syrian government forces have made further advances into Idlib, one of the last rebel strongholds, and the Kurdish-dominated Syrian Democratic Forces have called on the Syrian government for peace negotiations.
As many as 16 civilians, including a child, were killed and 21 were injured in the attacks on the town of Homs in the north-west Syria and Sahnaya, on the outskirts of Damascus
Funds shortage could also lead to severe education and healthcare challenges like stopping of UNRWA schools and vaccination program.
The recent military flare-up by Israel comes a few weeks before the crucial general elections in April
Israel claimed that the airstrikes were in response to two rockets that were fired at Tel Aviv. However, Israeli intelligence itself claimed that the rockets fired on Gaza were as a result of a maintenance error
On Thursday, Israel launched airstrikes on nearly 100 targets in Gaza in the aftermath of what it claimed were rocket attacks on Tel Aviv
Strikes follow the killing of 23-year-old Palestinian in Friday Great Return March protests
While most of the Israeli missiles were intercepted by Syrian air defense, some missiles hit infrastructure near the airport. Israel claimed it was targeting Iranian forces