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Palestine Party for Palestinian Refugees

Posted on 27 May 2019 by Hanin Abou Salem

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PhD Researcher at Cardiff University launches new Political Party to defend Palestinian Refugees from Trumps Deal of the Century Cardiff, UK, 26 May 2019 Palestinian PhD researcher […]

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Al Nakbah and the ethnic cleansing of Palestinians

Posted on 24 May 2019 by Hanin Abou Salem

By Hanin Abou Salem  Note to reader: This article was written on 6 May 2019. Instead of being published as an article on Al Nakbah day it was used as a brief for […]

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Why is Netanyahu trying to disband the UNRWA?

Posted on 29 June 2017 by Hanin Abou Salem

Netanyahu wants to dismantle the UNRWA because the agency keeps Palestinian's right to return to their homeland alive. By Hanin Abou Salem Hanin Abou Salem is a political analyst and […]


The quest for justice

Posted on 19 June 2017 by Hanin Abou Salem

Thursday, 19 April 2012 01:00 The quest for justice (The Morning Post) by Jeremy Corbyn Tuesday was Palestinian Prisoners' Day and to acknowledge this 1,200 Palestinian prisoners started an […]


Netanyahu wants to dismantle UNRWA to eradicate the right of return

Posted on 13 June 2017 by Hanin Abou Salem

Netanyahu wants to dismantle UNRWA to eradicate the right of return By: Hanin Abou Salem/ PhD researcher in International Law   On Sunday the 11th of June 2017 numerous news […]

Nelson Mandela: from lawyer, activist , liberation fighter, prisoner to leader

Posted on 12 December 2016 by Hanin Abou Salem

Nelson Mandela and Mahatma Gandhi were both lawyers who revolted against unjust laws. When unjust laws stopped them from achieving a just resolution to the plight of their people they turned themselves into political […]

69th Anniversary of the UN Partition Plan for Palestine

Posted on 29 November 2016 by Hanin Abou Salem

Today marks the 69th Anniversary for the UN partition plan for Palestine. The partition plan was adopted by the UN General Assembly on 29 November 1947 in resolution 181 (II). […]

Palestinian Refugees: A Crises of Recognition

Posted on 25 November 2016 by Hanin Abou Salem

This paper was presented in April 14 2012 in a conference entitled 'Palestinian Refugees in the Middle East: realities and prospects'. The conference was sponsored by Aljazeera research centre and […]

The Balfour declaration

Posted on 3 November 2016 by Hanin Abou Salem

The Balfour Declaration was signed on Nov. 2, 1917 by U.K. Foreign Secretary Arthur James Balfour. The declaration was sent to Lord Rothschild in 1917 and stated the following: Foreign […]

1 minute silence for victims

Posted on 21 October 2016 by Hanin Abou Salem

Peace be upon you, 21st October marks  the birth of my Cardiff university blog and it also marks the 50th Anniversary of the Aberfan disaster. On  the 21 October 1966 "a […]