By Anthony Bellchambers Global Research, April 03, 2015 As Binyamin Netanyahu tries to impose his will upon the permanent members of the United Nations Security Council: the U.S., UK, Russia, China, France plus Germany – will no one rid us of the opinions of this meddlesome, Middle East maverick with his undeclared nuclear arsenal? Just over […]Read more "The EU Commission should impose Sanctions on Israel until it Dismantles Settlements and Ratifies the Nuclear Non Proliferation Treaty"
Ali al-Ahmed, executive director of the Institute for Gulf Affairs, a human rights advocacy think tank, explains why the U.S.-supported, Saudi-led attack on Yemen is a blatant act of illegal aggression. Al-Ahmed is interviewed by Stanley Heller on Heller’s Struggle Video News, a project of the Middle East Crisis Committee. As a journalist, al-Ahmed discovered […]Read more "Saudi Scholar: ‘Yemen Has Not Shot a Single Bullet at the Saudi Government’"
Yes, Palestine just became a member of the International Criminal Court. But Israel can still avoid global humiliation — by subjecting itself to genuine self-scrutiny. BY DAVID BOSCO APRIL 1, 2015 Israeli leaders may wish it were an April Fool’s joke, but Palestine just became a member of the International Criminal Court (ICC). At a ceremony […]Read more "How to Avoid Getting Hauled Before the Hague"
In a recently released report by the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA), the year 2014 has proved to be the deadliest for Palestinians in the West Bank and Gaza Strip since 1967. Described as “devastating” by UN Humanitarian Coordinator James Rawley, the year witnessed the highest civilian death toll in […]Read more "UN: 2014 deadliest year for Palestinians in occupied territories"