PNC statement on the Palestinian Prisoner's Day 17th of April 2021

2021-04-17

The Palestinian people and freedom advocates around the world celebrate the "Palestinian Prisoner's Day", which is April 17 of each year, after it was approved by Palestine National Council (PNC) in 1974 in fulfillment of the prisoners' struggle and sacrifices, in support of their right to freedom, and ensuring a decent standard of life for them and their families.

PNC: The decision of the International Criminal Court is the beginning of justice for Palestinian people, martyrs and prisoners

2021-03-03

Palestine National Council (PNC) said that the announcement by the Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC), Fatou Bensouda, that her office had begun to conduct an investigation related to the situation in Palestine is the beginning of the initiation of justice for Palestinian people, martyrs, prisoners, and detainees. In a statement issued this evening, Wednesday, PNC added that this decision constitutes a developed stage in the path of international legal accountability for Israel, and a remarkable victory for Palestinian diplomacy, expressing the hope that this will act as a deterrent to the Israeli occupation from continuing its crimes and terror. This decision is the first practical step towards achieving justice by punishing the Israeli war criminals who persist in their daily crimes against our people and our land, PNC clarified.

PNC calls for building on the message of European parliamentarians to put pressure on the Israeli occupation

2021-03-02

Palestine National Council (PNC) called on the parliaments of the world and their regional and international unions, foremost of which is the International Parliamentary Union, to build on the message of the European parliamentarians to put pressure on the Israeli occupation to stop the colonial annexation project in the occupied Palestinian territories. In a press statement today, Monday, PNC said that the message of 442 European parliamentarians from the parliaments of 22 European countries constitutes a responsible sensing by them of the threat to the future of the peace process in the region, as a result of the Israeli occupation authorities continuing violations of international law and international legitimacy decisions related to the Palestinian issue, especially the decision of the International Security Council No. 2334 of 2016.

Tayseer Khaled: The ICC Pre-Trial Chamber Decision is a Victory for Justice against War Crimes

2021-02-06

Tayseer Khaled, member of the Executive Committee of the Palestine Liberation Organization, member of the Political Bureau of the Democratic Front for the Liberation of Palestine, welcomed the confirmation of the First Pre-Trial Chamber of the International Criminal Court , that the court's territorial jurisdiction includes all the territories of the West Bank, including East Jerusalem and the Gaza Strip, in a clear reference to the territorial integrity of Palestine, which means clearly and unambiguously, that land classifications as stated in the agreements signed between the Palestinian and Israeli sides (A, B, and C) are of no importance from the point of view of international law and that they are all are not disputed but occupied Palestinian lands and, as Israel and the late American administration tried to described in the American deal of the century.

Israel’s Illegal Settlement Approvals: A Testament that Annexation is an Ongoing Process

2020-10-28

Israel’s Illegal Settlement Approvals1: A Testament that Annexation is an Ongoing Process Within the last 48 hours, Israel, the occupying power, has advanced almost 5,000 illegal colonial-settlement units in the occupied West Bank. This number includes various projects that aim to secure the annexation of occupied Palestinian territory to Israel, perpetuate Israel’s control over the land and the people of Palestine, and deny the inalienable Palestinian right to self-determination. Such projects, in addition to previous announcements in the area between Bethlehem and Jerusalem (Giv’at Yael) and at the eastern gateway to Jerusalem (E-1), have been encouraged by the current US Administration through their annexation plan; what they call “Vision of Peace.”

Erakat Saeb: Who is afraid of peace based on two states 1967 borders ?

2020-09-22

Count Folke Bernadotte was unanimously chosen to be the United Nations Security Council mediator in the Arab–Israeli conflict of 1947–1948. He was assassinated in Jerusalem in September 1948 by the paramilitary Zionist group Lehi while pursuing his duties, trying to make peace. In November 2008 after Prime Minister Ehud Olmert exchanged maps with President Mahmoud Abbas of two states on the 1967 borders with mutually agreed swaps of land in size and value , he was brought down by corruption charges , political assassination .

Statement - The Palestinian Leadership announces its strong rejection and denunciation of the US-Bahraini-Israeli...

2020-09-11

The Palestinian leadership declares its strong rejection and condemnation of the US, Israeli, and Bahraini tripartite declaration on the normalization of relations between the Israeli occupation state and the Kingdom of Bahrain. It considers it a betrayal of Jerusalem, Al-Aqsa, and the Palestinian cause and a step in support of legalizing the ugly crimes of the Israeli occupation against the Palestinian people. Israel continues to control and annex the Palestinian lands by military force and actively works to Judaize Jerusalem, control the Islamic and Christian holy sites, and commit crimes against the Palestinian people.