Palestinian refugees leaving a village near Haifa, June 1948.

CI Memorandum : Apologise to the Palestinian People

  MEMORANDUM To HE Madam Theresa May Prime Minister of the United Kingdom November, 2nd, 2017          Apologise to the Palestinian People   We the undersigned organisations and individuals appeal to the British Government to review the gross injustice done, which is still continuing, to the Palestinians as a consequence of its issue of the…

Jordan fears ‘turmoil’ as Saudis rush to embrace Israel

Saudi Arabia is bypassing Jordan in its headlong rush to normalise relations with Israel, offering concessions on Palestinian refugees which could endanger the stability of the Hashemite kingdom, and compromise its status as the custodian of the holy sites in Jerusalem, a senior official close to the royal court in Amman has told Middle East…

Sanitising bin Salman: How Western media whitewash Saudi violence at home and abroad

Misleading coverage of recent actions taken by the government of Saudi Arabia has been widespread. Commentary on Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman’s (MBS) purge and his moves against Lebanon and Iran has tended to obfuscate the Saudi state’s domestic repression, sectarianism, and warmongering while obscuring the role of the United States and its allies in…

Press Statement on Bashar Assad’s Regime use of Sarin nerve agent on innocent civilians

Citizens International is deeply appalled and shocked by the inhumane use of the banned chemical weapon by Bashar Assad’s regime on Syria’s innocent civilians. This incident occurred on the 4th of April in the rebel-held town of Khan Sheikhoun, northwestern Syria. Footage of the aftermath of the attack, in the media, exhibited victims convulsing, struggling…