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Muhammad Shehada


Muhammad Shehada is a Palestinian writer and analyst from Gaza and EU Affairs Manager at Euro-Med Human Rights Monitor.

Analysis: The UK government's decision to outlaw Hamas could weaken moderates, empower hardliners, and effectively end track two diplomacy. It could also hinder humanitarian work in the besieged Gaza Strip.

25 November, 2021

Opinion: For many Palestinians, the Gilboa prison break is a spectacular symbol of the determination that defines their resistance to Israel's illegal occupation, writes Muhammad Shehada.

09 September, 2021

Opinion: The Abraham Accords have been characterised by empty promises to the Palestinians, American bribery, repressive Israeli security technology, and a lack of public Arab support, writes Muhammad Shehada.

17 August, 2021

Opinion: The expiring vaccines Israel offered to the PA reflect a cynical disregard for Palestinian lives that is entirely in keeping with the occupation, writes Muhammad Shehada.

25 June, 2021

Comment: In addition to being a security risk, making such generous and unconditional investments in Israel bolsters a delusion of normalcy and furthers the occupation, writes Muhammad Shehada.

22 April, 2021

Comment: If he is to rebuild trust with Palestinians, Biden must not stand in the way of the ICC investigation into Israeli war crimes, writes Muhammad Shehada.

08 February, 2021

Comment: Israel's claim that the PA is responsible for vaccinating occupied Palestinians reveals a cold disregard for their heath, and for international law, writes Muhammad Shehada.

07 January, 2021

Comment: Hanan Ashrawi's departure leaves the PLO a poorer place, headed by a power hungry Abbas, and in desperate need of reform, writes Muhammad Shehada.

11 December, 2020

Comment: Elections will not be a magic bullet, but given the right conditions, they will hopefully force the way to a more youthful, united representation, writes Muhammad Shehada.

01 October, 2020

Comment: The Saudi-Emirati alliance is at the heart of attempts to delegitimise the Palestinian cause and normalise Arab ties with Israel, including at the Arab League, writes Muhammad Shehada.

14 September, 2020