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War Crimes? Us???
World  (tags: UN, USA, Israel, War Crimes, ICC, Gush Shalom )

Eleonora
- 9 days ago - zope.gush-shalom.org
This being so, the concept of "war crimes" is dubious. The biggest crime is starting the war in the first place. This is not the business of soldiers, but of political leaders. Yet they are rarely indicted.
UN Secretary-General Slams New Gaza Flotilla
World  (tags: UN, Gaza, Flotilla, conflict, corruption, crime, ethics, israel, middle-east, palestine, politics, terrorism, violence, war )

Penny
- 10 days ago - thetower.org
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon conveyed his opposition to the upcoming flotilla organized to break the blockade of Gaza via a top UN official on Wednesday.
Netanyahu: The ENEMY of PEACE
World  (tags: Netanyahu, enemy, peace, process, Palestinians, negotiations, talks, stalled, French, proposal, Israel, rejects, UN, security, council )

Sam
- 14 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Netanyahu poised to reject a French peace proposal by saying foreign powers were trying to dictate terms to Israel for a deal with the Palestinians. Apparently, he thinks their ONLY ROLE is to CONTINUE their HANDOUTS to the JEWISH STATE.
A Shameless World Condones Atrocities Through Silence
World  (tags: Rape, children, castration, killing, slit, throat, UN, South, Sudan, warring, forces )

Sam
- 16 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Warring forces in South Sudan have carried out horrific crimes against children, including castration, rape and tying them together before slitting their throats, the UN has said.
TAKE ACTION PLEASE: Against Modern-Day Slavery
World  (tags: UN, trafficking, modern-day slavery )

Dimitris
- 101 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Our young women and children are stolen everyday from our streets and parks and desperate immigrants are unknowingly trafficked into slavery. What does the UN do about this huge, widespread problem?
Today Is Hate Israel Day at the UN âEUR" March 23, 2015
World  (tags: Israel, hypocrisy, UN, human rights )

David
- 104 days ago - blog.unwatch.org
There will be 0 resolutions on gross & systematic human rights abuses by China, Cuba, Pakistan, Qatar, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Turkey & Venezuela. Human Rights Council has to do something - 11 against Israel. Hypocrisy = Interests - Human Rights
Israel Contorts Law to "Excuse" Attacks on Gaza's Civilians
World  (tags: Israel, Palestine, Gaza, Human Rights, war, violence, war crimes, death, ethics, government, crime, corruption, international law, UN, Israeli Policy, humans )

Carrie
- 149 days ago - electronicintifada.net
A new report by the Israeli human rights group B'Tselem examines how Israel came to permit the widespread targeting of homes last summer. The report concludes that Israel violated international law but suggests it may not have violated its own policies.
Europe Determined to Prevent Israeli Settlement Policy
World  (tags: Human Rights, EU, Israel, U.S., Israel, Palestine, UN, illegal settlements, settlement expansion, politics, government, ethics, corruption, freedoms, violence, society, conflict )

Carrie
- 161 days ago - al-monitor.com
Netanyahu has created a system of appropriating vast funds for settlement construction, in an almost clandestine way, through the Finance Committee of the Knesset. This was exposed and objected to by Labor Knesset member Stav Shaffir.
Tell UN - End Child Slavery - Petition
World  (tags: UN, Petition, End Child Labor, Sustainable Development Goals )

Dandelion
- 174 days ago - credomobilize.com
The Sustainable Development Goals, now under discussion, represent the international community's crucial recognition that child labor and contemporary slavery hinder the efforts of people to work their way out of poverty.
Rights Group Calls for UNHRC to Expel Saudi Arabia
World  (tags: UN, Human Rights Council, HumanRights, corruption, crime, ethics, freedoms, politics, society, UnitedNations, violence, world )

Penny
- 176 days ago - unwatch.org
The U.S., France, Germany and the UK should lead a United Nations effort to finally expel Saudi Arabia from the 47-nation UN Human Rights Council after the fundamentalist regime publicly flogged blogger Raif Badawi today for "insulting Islam," said Gen
Splendid Isolation
World  (tags: UN, US Veto for Israel, Treason, Palestine, Israel, Basic Human Rights, Statehood )

Eleonora
- 198 days ago - zope.gush-shalom.org
Ben Gurion: "It is not important what the Goyim say, the important thing is what the Jews do!" Is this really true? Doesn't the opinion of mankind count?
PETITION - Call For Independent Inquiry of the MH 17 Downing in Ukraine and Its Catastrophic Aftermath
World  (tags: MH 17, downing, Ukraine, UN, inquiry, crime, politics, cover up, conflict, ar threat )

Angelika
- 200 days ago - diy.rootsaction.org
To: All the heads of states of NATO countries, and of Russia and the Ukraine, to Ban-ki Moon and the heads of states of countries on the UN Security Council Created by Alice Slater, director of Nuclear Age Peace Foundation
Democracy Now: Noam Chomsky at United Nations: It Would Be Nice If the United States Lived Up to International Law
World  (tags: UN, Noam Chomsky, principles, tactics, US Law, International Law, BDS, BD tactics, principles, civil rights, human rights, activism )

Evelyn
- 255 days ago - democracynow.org
"One important action that the United States could take is to live up to its own laws. Of course it would be nice if it lived up to international law, but maybe that's too much to ask,"
Gaza Plan 'Relieves Israel of Responsibility'
World  (tags: middle-east, Gaza, palestine, israel, Palestinian Authority, Hamas, Fatah, UN, donors, Gaza Plan, reconstruction )

Evelyn
- 259 days ago - m.aljazeera.com
"Complicated mechanisms are being created to manoeuvre around the problem, not address it," said Tartir, programme director of Al Shabaka. "This means more money is wasted and Palestinians' dependency status is entrenched."
Recognition's Diplomatic Leverage Could Strengthen Palestinian Rights
World  (tags: middle-east, palestine, israel, Human Rights, Recognition of the Palestinian state, UK, Europe, Sweden, US, UN, ICC, Civil Liberties )

Evelyn
- 261 days ago - nytimes.com
European recognition of a Palestinian state could well pressure Israel to behave in accordance with international law. But whatever the ultimate outcome, one state or two, you can't go wrong with rights.
 

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