Sunday, 14 August 2011

Viva Palestina announces new convoy to arrive in Gaza on 27 dec, 3rd anniversary of Israel's attack

Viva Palestina 6: The Return Convoy, coming soon

At the Summer University of Palestine, George Galloway today announced Viva Palestina 6: The Return Convoy, which is planned to arrive in Gaza on 27th December 2011, the 3-year anniversary of Israel's attack on Gaza. more details soon

Netanyahu clamps down on any moves for talks with Palestinians after secret meetings exposed

RAMALLAH (AFP) -- President Mahmoud Abbas revealed he held four secret meetings with his Israeli counterpart Shimon Peres in a bid to revive stalled peace talks, a Palestinian official said Saturday.

He quoted Abbas as saying at a meeting of his Fatah party on Friday that: "I met Shimon Peres four times in Amman and London in an attempt to restart negotiations and the peace process on a correct foundation."

The official, speaking on condition of anonymity, added that Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu had thwarted those efforts. more