Kildare County Councillors will vote on Monday 29th May on a motion which will allow the Palestinian flag to be flown above the Council offices for a week in June. Independent Cllr Joanne Pender has proposed a motion which acknowledges recent moves in the Dáil towards full recognition of the state of Palestine and asks Councillors to supporting flying the flag for a week in June to mark 50 years of occupation of the West Bank and Gaza. The motion also references the 1,600 Palestinian prisoners incarcerated in Israeli jails who are on the sixth week of a hunger strike … Continue reading →
Posted May 22, 2017 in Apartheid, Gaza, Human Rights, Kildare, Maynooth, Naas, National Rights, Newbridge, Palestinian Citizens of Israel, Political Rights, Press releases, Prisoners, Refugees, West Bank.
The Kildare branch of the Ireland-Palestine Solidarity Campaign (IPSC) are delighted to announce a series of talks on Palestine and the Israeli occupation will take place in Naas over the next two months. The talks will take place on Monday evenings in the Town House Hotel at 8pm. The talks are free of charge though contributions will be gratefully accepted on the night. We’ve managed to put together a great line up of speakers who are all experts on the Palestinian situation. Below is the list of events, dates, and short bios of the speakers. We look forward to seeing you … Continue reading →
Posted September 28, 2016 in education, Event, Human Rights, Kildare, Naas, National Rights, Newbridge, palestine education, Palestinian Culture, Political Rights, Press releases, Public Meeting.