The world changed on March 25, 2019 and may never be the same again

by Rashmee

Posted on May 25, 2019


  Two months ago today, the world changed. Let me explain. As Jonathan Kuttab says, the Golan Heights are going to be a template for future acquisition of territory by war. He’s right. It’s also to be expected that Mr Kuttab would say that. He’s a co-founder of the independent Palestinian human-rights organization Al-Haq in Ramallah, … Continue reading “The world changed on March 25, 2019 and may never be the same again”

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The whole world should worry about Trump’s decision on the Golan Heights

by Rashmee

Posted on March 27, 2019


Israel’s prime minister Benajmin Netanyahu has put Donald Trump’s March 25 proclamation on the Golan Heights in perspective. “Everyone says you can’t hold an occupied territory, but this proves you can. If occupied in a defensive war, then it’s ours.” There you go. It’s exactly what everyone has lamented. As Quartz recently said, Mr Trump’s unilateral decision to … Continue reading “The whole world should worry about Trump’s decision on the Golan Heights”

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Rashmee has lived and worked in several countries in the past decade, including Afghanistan, India, Haiti, Tunisia, the UAE, US and UK