Articles by: 5Pillarz

The Palestinian resistance has exceeded expectations

To Arab leaders: Either stand with Gaza or be silent

Opinion July 30, 2014 at 5:09 pm 0 comments

As the international diplomatic community scrambles to find a “solution” to the current onslaught on Gaza, it is clear that the main purpose of much of the communication and mediation – whether in Paris, Washington or Cairo – is focusing on one fundamental point: to “buy” the disarmament of the [...]

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Anas Altikriti

Calls for HSBC boycott after “targeting” of Muslim activists

UK July 29, 2014 at 7:47 pm 0 comments

There are growing calls in the Muslim community for a boycott of HSBC bank after it closed the bank accounts of a prominent Muslim activist and his family members. Anas Altikri, the CEO of The Cordoba Foundation, tweeted this morning that last week HSBC had informed him that he, his [...]

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Tens of thousands gathered in London in solidarity with the besieged Palestinians of Gaza.

Huge pro-Palestine/anti-Israel rallies held across UK

UK July 26, 2014 at 3:00 pm 0 comments

Tens of thousands of people have joined a pro-Palestine/anti-Israel protest in London today as a 12-hour ceasefire between Israel and Hamas was held in Gaza. Protesters chanted “Free Palestine” outside the Israeli Embassy as they called for an end to the conflict. The event in Kensington High Street, west London, [...]

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Captured soldier Shaul Aron

It is our right to celebrate the capture of an Israeli soldier

Opinion July 24, 2014 at 4:43 pm 0 comments

“Terrorist” Hamas kills soldiers but “civilised” Netanyahu kills children. I fear that the blood of innocent civilians will have been shed in vain due to Arab mediation and these are my reasons, writes Abdelbari Atwan. Those who witnessed the happiness in many Arab cities, and in Gaza particularly, knows how [...]

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The tide of public opinion has turned against Israel

Ten reasons why Israel has already lost this war

Opinion July 23, 2014 at 1:59 pm 0 comments

It may seem a bit odd to say this now with the Palestinian suffering at its peak, but it is becoming increasingly clear that Israel has lost this war, writes Ibrahim Khan. Here are ten key reasons why: 1. Israel has never had international public support – but this time [...]

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David Ward MP

Lib Dem MP David Ward to be disciplined over Gaza rocket tweet

UK July 23, 2014 at 12:30 pm 0 comments

A Liberal Democrat MP is facing disciplinary action for saying he would probably fire a rocket into Israel if he lived in Gaza – a year after being temporarily suspended by the party for remarks on the same subject. The Liberal Democrats said the party “utterly condemns” comments made by [...]

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Moshe Feiglin

Israeli deputy parliament speaker calls for re-occupation of Gaza

Middle East, Palestine, World July 22, 2014 at 5:53 pm 0 comments

The deputy speaker of the Israeli parliament, the Knesset, has called on the Israeli Defence Forces to attack and re-occupy Gaza, to effectively expel most of its Arab residents, and to repopulate the area with Jews. Moshe Feiglin is Deputy Knesset Speaker and represents the Likud Party of Prime Minister [...]

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London man arrested for putting up anti-Zionism flag

London man arrested for putting up anti-Zionism flag

UK July 22, 2014 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

A London estate agent who was arrested for putting up a Palestinian flag on his premises has been released on bail, according to the Islamic Human Rights Commission. Police were called to the offices of the Muslim male, who prefers to remain unnamed for now, after a single passer-by complained [...]

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Douglas Murray

Zionist neo-con Douglas Murray brands London Gaza demo “anti-semitic”

UK July 21, 2014 at 5:36 pm 0 comments

Right-wing, Zionist neo-con commentator Douglas Murray has branded the huge anti-Israel, pro-Palestinian demonstration in London on Saturday as “anti-semitic.” Writing in the Spectator, he said that “Thousands of anti-Semites have today succeeded in bringing central London to an almost total standstill… Most of the women seem to be wearing headscarves [...]

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Azerbaijan: Repression of the Islamic movement

Azerbaijan: Repression of the Islamic movement

Features July 19, 2014 at 12:34 pm 0 comments

One of the Muslim countries with a tense political situation and an emerging Islamic identity which is not being covered by the corporate media is Azerbaijan Republic. In order to acquaint the Muslim Ummah with the situation in Azerbaijan, 5Pillarz conducted an interview with Maksud Djavadov, who is a researcher [...]

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