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Seeking Refuge Is a Human Right ACTION
World  (tags: Syrian refugees, human rights, world, Australia, New Guinea, freedoms, conflict )

Nancy
- 1 day ago - amnesty.org.nz
Almost half the Syrian population has fled the war crimes, crimes against humanity and other abuses taking place across Syria.
What The U.S. Should Learn From The Beating Of An American Citizen In Jerusalem
World  (tags: world, U.S., Palestine, Israel, human rights, violence, crime, ethics, politics, government, conflict, news, middle-east, terrorism )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - thinkprogress.org
Suha Abu Khdeir, Tarek's mother, said that the family had received good support from the U.S. Consulate in Jerusalem. Asked whether the family had been contacted by either their member of Congress, Rep. Kathy Castor, or their Senators Marco Rubio and...
Nigerian Army Says It Has Killed 53 Boko Haram Fighters
World  (tags: Boko Haram, violence, Nigeria, death, crime, human rights )

Nancy
- 3 days ago - news.msn.com
They have become by far the biggest security threat to Nigeria - Africa's most populous country, largest economy and leading energy producer.
Palestine ~ The Month in Pictures: June 2014 (TEXT and PHOTOS)
World  (tags: photos, Palestine, Israel, conflict, human rights, violence, crime, death, ethics, freedoms, politics, government, world )

Carrie
- 3 days ago - electronicintifada.net
Israeli forces invaded refugee camps, villages and cities across the West Bank during the month of June as part of the largest military assault on the occupied territory in more than a decade.
Preliminary Reports Show That Mohammad Abu Khudeir Was Burnt Alive
World  (tags: Palestine, Israel, human rights, violence, crime, death, ethics, government, news, politics )

Carrie
- 3 days ago - english.pnn.ps
Preliminary reports of the autopsy of Mohammad Abu Khudeir, 16 years old, show that he was still alive when he was burnt to death by his kidnappers. They also reveal that he was severely beaten after he was taken by the Israeli settlers.
Surveillance Video Shows the Faces of Suspected Killers of Mohammad Abu Khudeir (TEXT and VIDEO)
World  (tags: Palestine, Israel, violence, death, ethics, human rights, middle-east, society, terrorism, politics )

Carrie
- 3 days ago - english.pnn.ps
The Electronic Intifada,an independent online news publication, has obtained a CCTV security camera video that shows the faces of the suspected kidnappers and killers of Mohammad Abu Khdeir.Israel has placed a gag order on Israeli media reporting details
Israel Sends Palestinian-American Teen to House Arrest
World  (tags: Palestine, Israel, American teen, human rights, violence, ethics, politics, government, corruption, crime, conflict )

Carrie
- 3 days ago - haaretz.com
Israeli police say a 15-year-old Palestinian-American who was severely injured during clashes with Israeli security forces last week has been sentenced to nine days of house arrest.
Families of Slain Israeli and Palestinian Teens Turn to Each Other for Comfort
World  (tags: Palestine, Israel, good news, human rights, grief, comfort, middle-east, humans, society, death, news )

Carrie
- 3 days ago - forward.com
In a separate visit organized by Rabbi Rafi Ostroff, chair of the religious council of Gush Etzion, Palestinians from the Hebron area showed up at the door of the Fraenkel family, looking to comfort the bereaved.
THE NEW WAY OF WAR: KILLING THE KIDS
World  (tags: world, human rights, children, violence, death, war, conflict, terrorism, ethics, crime, corruption, politics, government, news, society )

Carrie
- 3 days ago - newyorker.com
When ethnic loyalties prevail, a perilous logic clicks in. The escalation from ethnic superiority to ethnic cleansing to genocide, as we have seen, can become an irresistible process. Killing adults is then not enough; future generations of the enemy--...
Israeli Soldiers Celebrate Killing of Palestinian Youth as "Revenge"
World  (tags: Palestine, Israel, revenge, human rights, violence, crime, death, ethics, corruption, middle-east, news )

Carrie
- 6 days ago - electronicintifada.net
Israeli soldiers and other users in a popular Facebook group are celebrating the killing of a Palestinian youth in Jenin refugee camp last night and are urging more "revenge" for the deaths of three Israeli youths whose bodies were found in the...
Eleven Hurt as Israeli Warplanes Pound Gaza
World  (tags: Palestine, Israel, violence, ethics, death, human rights, crime, conflict, politics )

Carrie
- 6 days ago - rawstory.com
"Eleven people were wounded during the night, including one who is in serious condition," a spokesman for the Gaza health authority said, indicating seven were hurt in Beit Lahiya in the north and four in Gaza City.
Generations of Palestinian Exile (TEXT and PHOTOS)
World  (tags: Palestinian refugees, human rights, violence, world, society, ethics, middle-east, UnitedNations, government )

Carrie
- 6 days ago - electronicintifada.net
Palestinians have been waiting more than sixty years to exercise their right to return since their first mass forced displacement with the ethnic cleansing of Palestine by Zionist forces in 1948.
The Deadly Politics of Revenge
World  (tags: Israel, Palestine, revenge, human rights, death, ethics, violence, society, politics, middle-east )

Carrie
- 6 days ago - nytimes.com
The murder of three settlers in the West Bank has given Israel the excuse it was waiting for to set a huge military operation in motion. Even before the bodies of the missing young men were discovered on Monday, an Israeli incursion into Palestinian...
Stop Mass Executions in Egypt! ACTION
World  (tags: human rights, Morsi supporters, Egypt, death penalty, corruption, Judiciary, law )

Nancy
- 12 days ago - act.amnestyusa.org
Since January the Egyptian judiciary has recommended the death penalty for 1,247 men and upheld death sentences against 247 men. All are Morsi supporters.
I Say NO to Child Soldiers - Children Should Be at School and Not at Battlefield - PLEASE SIGN!
World  (tags: Human Rights, children's rights, Child Soldiers, petition to sign )

Jane
- 12 days ago - actforpeace.org.au
No child should be a soldier. Yet, there are over 5,000 child soldiers in Myanmar and thousands more struggling to rebuild their lives.Children should be at school, not enslaved in armed forces.Urge officials to take action to stop this now!
 

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