JNS.org – Over 100 teachers and other employees of the United Nations agency for Palestinian refugees have posted content online that was either antisemitic or promoted hatred, according to a new report by UN Watch. The Geneva-based non-governmental organization found 113 instances of incitement to violence by United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) staff, in clear violation of UNRWA’s rules, according to the report.
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GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — The Islamic militant group Hamas on Sunday said it has re-elected its supreme leader. Ismail Haniyeh, who has been living in exile for the past two years, was given a new four-year term by the Shura Council, the Islamic group's top decision-making body.
JERUSALEM: Israel said it had restored the fishing zone off Gaza on Friday and would allow resumed imports for international aid projects after a return to calm around the territory. The fishing zone and imports are routinely used by Israel to punish or reward Gaza's Islamist rulers Hamas for the security situation.
OCCUPIED JERUSALEM: Israel said it had restored the fishing zone off Gaza Friday and would allow resumed imports for international aid projects after a return to calm around the territory. The fishing zone and imports are routinely used by Israel to punish or reward Gaza's Islamist rulers Hamas for the security situation.
OCOTILLO, Calif. – U.S. Border Patrol agents from El Centro Sector rescued eight undocumented individuals in separate events over the weekend in the Jacumba Wilderness region. The first incident occurred Saturday afternoon, at about 4:30 p.m., when El Centro Station Dispatch received an activation from a rescue
GAZA, July 29 – For years, Palestinian farmers have exported herbs to Europe where they have been turned into high-end cosmetics and beauty products. Now a team of Gaza women have brought the process home, extracting the essential oils themselves and creating products such as shampoo and moisturizer which are sold in 50 stores, including 30 pharmacies, across the enclave.
HRW report focuses on three Israeli strikes that killed civilians during Gaza war Israel and the Palestinian militant group Hamas carried out attacks that could amount to war crimes during the latest round of hostilities in the Gaza Strip, a report from Human Rights Watch has found. The international rights watchdog’s investigation, published on Tuesday, focused mainly on three Israeli airstrikes that killed scores of civilians in areas where “there were no evident military targets”.
The report renews scrutiny on May's exchange of Israeli missiles and Hamas rockets in which over 250 Palestinians in Gaza and 13 residents of Israel died. According to a leading human rights group, Israel violated international law during the 11 days of fighting with Hamas militants in the densely packed Gaza Strip in May, in what “apparently amount to war crimes.”
JERUSALEM (AP) — Human Rights Watch on Tuesday accused the Israeli military of carrying out attacks that “apparently amount to war crimes” during an 11-day war in May against the Hamas militant group. The international human rights organization issued its conclusions after investigating three Israeli airstrikes that it said killed 62 Palestinian civilians.
A report by the independent human rights agency Human Rights Watch (HRW) says its investigations show that Israeli air strikes had targeted areas where there was no evident military presence, and that its action amount to war crimes under international law. Israel insisted throughout its latest multi-week bombardment of Gaza, on which it already imposes a military and economic blockade on, that civilian casualties were a consequence of the presence of militants in the civilian areas it bombarded.
Human Rights Watch accuses Israeli army and Palestinian militants of ‘apparent war crimes’ during May fighting
HRW has called on the United Nations to investigate Israeli forces and Palestinian militants in Gaza committed apparent war crimes during the recent 11-day conflict, a new report by Human Rights Watch (HRW) has found. The New York-based rights group investigated three Israeli strikes on Gaza in May that killed 62 Palestinian civilians, concluding there were no evident military targets in the vicinity, violating the laws of war.