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Will Middle East Governments Ever Face International Justice?
World  (tags: ICC, Middle East, war crimes, Egypt, Israel, Syria, Human Rights, justice, ethics, government, politics, news, violence, world )

Carrie
- 7 hours ago - america.aljazeera.com
As with any other international body, the ICC and its authority depend on the cooperation of its members. And so far, the track record of the major powers at the ICC suggests that their commitment to seeing perpetrators prosecuted has been lacking.
Volcanoes In Iceland And Papua New Guinea Are Freaking People Out All Over The World Right Now (TEXT and VIDEO)
World  (tags: Iceland, Papua New Guinea, volcanoes, aviation alert, world, humans, news, society )

Carrie
- 7 hours ago - npr.org
Two volcanoes half a world apart are causing havoc today: Several flights have been diverted around an eruption in Papua New Guinea, and authorities in Iceland briefly put aviation on highest alert (again) owing to a temperamental Mount Bardarbunga.
Gaza Truce Holding, Less So Netanyahu's Support At Home
World  (tags: Israel, Netanyahu, Hamas, government, politics, middle-east, conflict, interesting, news )

Carrie
- 8 hours ago - america.aljazeera.com
Netanyahu looks much more shaky today than he did 50 days ago," said former Israeli negotiator Daniel Levy,at the European Council on Foreign Relations. "Hamas looks stronger today than it did 50 days ago. Hamas may have been hit harder physically, but...
Italy Steps Up Security Over Alleged ISIS Plot to Kill The Pope
World  (tags: Italy, Pope Francis, ISIS, security, death threat, violence, news, society, world )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - thedailybeast.com
Earlier this week, the Roman newspaper Il Tempo published a disturbing report that Francis is "in the crosshairs" of ISIS for "bearing false witness" against Islam.
Israel Destroys 2 Gaza High-Rises With Airstrikes
World  (tags: world, Israel, Palestine, Gaza, Hamas, Human Rights, ethics, crime, ethics, conflict, world, war, violence, middle-east, news, dishonesty )

Carrie
- 3 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
This has raised the possibility that the Israeli military is trying to use better-off Gazans, like professionals and Palestinian authority employees, to put pressure on Hamas to end the fighting on Israel's terms.
In Occupied Bil'in, There Is No P in PTSD
World  (tags: Israel, Palestine, Gaza, West Bank, Human Rights, fear, violence, middle-east, society, humans, news, sadness, rights, children, family, safety, ethics, freedoms, violence, war )

Carrie
- 3 days ago - mondoweiss.net
Although the scale of suffering and loss pales compared to Gaza -- where more Palestinian children have been killed in the past seven weeks than in the last five years combined - violence in the West Bank lurks at a low burn.
America Keeps People Poor On Purpose: A Timeline of Choices We'Ve Made to Increase Inequality
World  (tags: government, politics, world, humanrights, media, news, usa )

Nils Ande
- 5 days ago - yesmagazine.org
How four decades of lobbying and legislation gave corporations dominion over our economy--and eroded the American middle class. Pulitzer Price-winning journalist Hedrick Smith reports on the structural choices that have brought the united States to a cris.
Red Alert Issued On Icelandic Volcano
World  (tags: Volcano, Red Alert, Iceland, Sub Glacier Explosion, Floods, Destruction, death, news, world )

Betsy
- 5 days ago - ibtimes.com
A small eruption began Saturday at Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano, which sits beneath a large ice cap. The explosion prompted the Icelandic Meteorological Office to issue its highest volcano alert.
Bangladeshi Girls Seek Equal Opportunity
World  (tags: world, politics, society, women's rights, Bengladesh, humanrights, freedoms, news )

Cal
- 5 days ago - ipsnews.net
Besides the Empowering Adolescents initiative, other grassroots schemes to educate communities on the rights of women include groups that practice interactive popular theatre (IPT), designed to address social issues at a local level.
Hamas Declares Support for Palestinian Bid to Join International Criminal Court
World  (tags: Hamas, Palestine, Israel, ICC, human rights, war crimes, violence, death, ethics, news, freedoms )

Carrie
- 7 days ago - theguardian.com
Hamas has signed a pledge to back any Palestinian bid to join the international criminal court, a move which could expose both the Islamist group and Israel to war crimes investigations.
While Gaza War Rages, Israel Quietly Speeds Up Settlement Construction in the West Bank and Jerusalem
World  (tags: israel, illegal occupation of Palestine, illegal settlements, end US AID TO ISRAEL now!, BDS, assault-siege on Gaza-Palestine 2014, news, middle-east, media, terrorism, unitednations, violence, war, world, usa, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', europe, children, death )

Jess
- 7 days ago - middleeastmonitor.com
Israel started construction on hundreds of housing units in the West Bank and Jerusalem since its assault on the Gaza Strip began in early July
Analysis: Beit Jala Case Against Separation Wall Potential Watershed
World  (tags: israel, aprtheid regime-oppression of Palestinia, illegal occupation, illegal settlements, Int'l laws violations, Beit Jala, illegal occupation of Palestine, news, palestine, UnitedNations, terrorism, violence, world, usa, freedoms, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

Jess
- 7 days ago - maannews.net
In 2004, the International Court of Justice delivered an opinion in which it unequivocally stated that the route of the Wall (AKA "the Separation Wall," AKA "the Security Fence," AKA "the Security Barrier," AKA "the Apartheid Wall") violated international
How Big of a Blow Is It for Hamas to Lose Three Senior Leaders? (VIDEO)
World  (tags: Israel, Hamas, violence, war, world, conflict, death, politics, middle-east, news )

Carrie
- 7 days ago - america.aljazeera.com
Hussein Ibish, Senior Fellow at American Task Force on Palestine, says it's a "very serious"€
PLEASE ACT NOW To Help Bring Injured Children From Gaza to Canada For Treatment
World  (tags: New Democratic Party of Canada, PETITION, Government of Canada, END THE OCCUPATION-WAR ON GAZA-Stephen H, Canada politics, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', children, death, crime, media, israel, Refugees&Relief, terrorism, UnitedNations, world, news, blog, usa )

Jess
- 7 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Tom Mulcair spoke with Dr. Abuelaish and pledged the New Democratic Party's support for this cause. Now it's time for Stephen Harper to take immediate action.
4 Killed By Airstrikes While Burying Relatives in Gaza Cemetery
World  (tags: israel, illegal occupation of Palestine, illegal settlements, end US AID TO ISRAEL now!, BDS, assault-siege on Gaza-Palestine 2014, news, middle-east, media, terrorism, unitednations, violence, war, world, USA, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', europe, children, deathworld )

Jess
- 7 days ago - maannews.net
Israeli forces killed four Palestinians in Gaza City on Thursday after targeting a cemetery in the Sheikh al-Radwan district
 

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