Scottish Friends of Palestine is a non-profit campaigning organisation established in 1982 to promote the rights of the Palestinian people through peaceful means and advocacy.
Press Release December 2017
Trump’s new Jerusalem Scottish Friends of Palestine joins with the many in condemning the decision of Donald Trump to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. It is the consequence of a dysfunctional president of the USA with no understanding nor concern for international law. In 1948 West Jerusalem was invaded and occupied with its […]
Nicola Benedetti – no help for young Gazan musicians
In July 2016 Glasgow hosted the Palestine Youth Orchestra for the duration of their rehearsal schedule in preparation for their first UK Tour. Missing from the orchestra (and the experience of a lifetime) were the two fifteen year old musicians, Raslan Ashour (Trumpet) and Sofiya Radwan (Violin) selected by audition from the Gaza Music School. […]
Britain in Palestine 1917-1948-short film
Ayrshire Palestine Forum, supported by Ayrshire Morning Star Readers and Supporters Group and Kilmarnock and Loudoun Trades Union Council, have organised a free public showing of the short film, ‘Britain in Palestine 1917- 1948’ on Wednesday 18 October at 7.30 pm in North West Kilmarnock Area Centre, Western Road, Kilmarnock. This is a short but informative […]