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Israeli Leaders Condemn Military Refuseniks as 'Criminal'
World  (tags: Israel, Palestine, military, ethics, dishonesty, Human Rights, freedoms, rights, middle-east, news, government, politics, world, society )

Carrie
- 14 minutes ago - america.aljazeera.com
Israeli leaders on Monday condemned members of an elite military intelligence unit as "criminal" for signing a letter last week declaring their refusal to spy on Palestinians, local media reported.
The Lonely Path of Israel's Military Dissenters
World  (tags: Israel, Palestine, Gaza, Human Rights, military, ethics, government, middle-east, world, politics, news, crime, violence, conflict, freedoms, interesting )

Carrie
- 19 minutes ago - america.aljazeera.com
Those who refuse to serve in Gaza war face brief jail sentences, but they believe their small number will slowly grow. The IDF was unable to answer Al Jazeera's query about the number of soldiers who'd declined to serve in Gaza, and what consequences...
Australia: Sydney Hospital Evacuated Due to Fear of Terror Attack
World  (tags: Australia, terrorists, terrorism, ISIS, Muslims, Islam, hospitals, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', conflict, crime, death, ethics, freedoms, government, society, violence, war, world )

Ge
- 6 hours ago - jerusalemonline.com
After the Australian government raised the terror alert level out of the fear that ISIS will implement terror attacks within the country, the Sydney Police evacuated four hospitals after the warnings were received. The alert level was raised due to the
Islamic State's Funding Exceeds That Of Any Other Terrorist Group In History
World  (tags: ISIL, money, oil smuggling, human trafficking, world, terrorism, violence, middle-east, news, corruption )

Carrie
- 6 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
IS militants, who once relied on wealthy Persian Gulf donors for money, have become a self-sustaining financial juggernaut, earning more than $3 million a day from oil smuggling, human trafficking, theft and extortion, according to U.S. intelligence...
Remember 'Bring Back Our Girls'? This Is What Has Happened In The 5 Months Since
World  (tags: 'Bring Back Our Girls', Nigeria, Boko Haram, kidnapping, Human Rights, government, ethics, corruption, crime, violence, world, society, politics, freedoms )

Carrie
- 9 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
On the night of April 14, 2014, hundreds of schoolgirls at the Chibok boarding school in northeastern Nigeria awoke to the sound of gunfire. More than 270 of the schoolgirls found themselves in the clutches of the Islamist militant group Boko Haram.
Mozambique: Tanzanian Woman Nabbed Over Human Trafficking
World  (tags: world, humanrights, Human Trafficking, Sex trafficking )

Rose
- 16 hours ago - en.starafrica.com
An unnamed Tanzanian woman has been arrested in Mozambique's remote district of Montepuez, in the northern province of Cabo Delgado, on charges of trafficking in women for purposes of prostitution, APA can report Sunday.
Haniyeh Urges Abbas to Go to the ICC to Prosecute Israel
World  (tags: Israel, Palestine, Abbas, Haniyeh, Human Rights, war crimes, ICC, violence, war, world, society, politics, government, death, ethics, freedoms )

Carrie
- 21 hours ago - middleeastmonitor.com
Deputy Head of the Hamas Political Bureau, Ismail Haniyeh, called on the Palestinian Authority President, Mahmoud Abbas, on Thursday evening, to sign the Rome Statute and join the ICC in order to prosecute "the Israeli war criminals".
Israeli Military Demolishes West Bank Dairy Factory Benefitting Orphans Despite Court Appeal
World  (tags: Human Rights, Israel, Palestine, dishonesty, destruction, violence, freedoms, corruption, government, politics, middle-east, ethics, news, society, terrorism, world )

Carrie
- 23 hours ago - mondoweiss.net
The factory was built in 2011 with the help of the Kuwait government. Its sole purpose was charity, providing work for graduated orphans, aiding neighboring schools and orphanages with the sum of its revenue, and buying ethically from local farmers who..
ISIS Turned Iraq Into 'Blood-Soaked Killing Fields'
World  (tags: ISIS, Muslims, Islam, murder, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', children, conflict, death, freedoms, HumanRights, middle-east, iraq, Refugees&Relief, terrorism, terrorists, violence, war, world )

Ge
- 1 day ago - dailymail.co.uk
Gruesome evidence has emerged of attempted ethnic cleansing by Isis, with Amnesty International claiming that the terrorist group has turned northern Iraq into 'blood-soaked killing fields'. The London-based rights group says that Isis, also known as
Stop the Trafficking of Brides
World  (tags: world, asia, humanrights, ACTION PLEASE, trafficking )

Rose
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
get: Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi Goal: Stop the trafficking of brides in IndiaThere is a skewered ratio of men and women in India, and that is because of a disturbing social preference of males over females
It's All About The Girls: Is The World Listening To Them?
World  (tags: activists, world, politics, society, women's rights, women's rightshumans, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

Cal
- 1 day ago - npr.org
Their voices are part of a chorus of more than 500 girls, ages 10 to 19, from 14 developing countries. They've shared their challenges and dreams with the Girl Declaration, a campaign started last year by the Nike Foundation.
David Haines: Islamic State Group Video Shows Beheading of British Worker (TEXT and VIDEO)
World  (tags: violence, ISIS, world, David Haines, Human Rights, crime, death, ethics, government, politics, middle-east, news )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - thestar.com
Islamic State extremists released a video showing the beheading of British aid worker David Haines, who was abducted in Syria last year, and British Prime Minister David Cameron late Saturday condemned his slaying as "an act of pure evil."
Israel Surveils and Blackmails Gay Palestinians to Make Them Informants
World  (tags: world, society, freedoms, Israel, Human Rights, blackmail, Gay Palestinians, government, ethics, crime, corruption, middle-east, violence, news )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - mondoweiss.net
Israel has sold itself internationally as a gay Mecca. Well here's a new spin on that claim: reports that Israeli intelligence pried into Palestinians' phone calls and internet activity so as to identify and blackmail Palestinian gays and turn them...
Term 'Islamic State' Is Slur on Our Faith, Say Leading Muslims
World  (tags: Human Rights, religion, Islamic State, Jihadists, Muslims, ethics, freedoms, government, media, middle-east, violence, world, death, news, interesting )

Carrie
- 2 days ago - rawstory.com
Imams call on David Cameron and others to stop using phrase, which they say gives credibility to a terrorist organisation. Use of the jihadists' preferred title, they argue today, gives credibility to the Sunni militants and slurs the Islamic faith.
Reservists From Elite IDF Intel Unit Refuse to Serve Over Palestinian 'Persecution'
World  (tags: Israel Palestine, Human Rights, IDF, politics, interesting, government, ethics, freedoms, violence, world, society, conflict, crime, death, corruption )

Carrie
- 2 days ago - haaretz.com
"We, veterans of Unit 8200, reserve soldiers both past and present, declare that we refuse to take part in actions against Palestinians and refuse to continue serving as tools in deepening the military control over the Occupied Territories."
 

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