The Palestinian ambassador to the UN has voiced the Palestinians’ willingness to see the adoption of a UN Security Council resolution for ending the Israeli regime’s occupation and establishing a Palestinian state. Riyad Mansour on Monday expressed hope to see the 15-member council’s “political will” over the adoption and implementation of a resolution. He added […]Read more "Palestinians seek UN timetable to end Israeli occupation"
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"
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"