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London - rights activists accused Israel of systematically prosecuting young Palestinians in military courts, exposing them to undue torment. ... ruled that Tamimi, 17, from the West Bank village of Nabi Saleh, was to be held in custody during her trial despite calls from human rights groups for her release.
... on human rights in Saudi Arabia. She may have to serve five years in prison. police allegedly questioned her about the videos she posted on her twitter account. "Normalization means accepting the occupation", al-Balawi declared in a video clip been circulated online. She was referring to Israel's control over Palestine.

Last September, Israeli jets attacked a Syrian military installation near the city of Masyaf that also allegedly produced chemical weapons and advanced missiles. The Syrian Army said two soldiers died. (The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a UK-based monitoring organization that supports ...
A Saudi activist, who questioned the normalisation of ties between Saudi Arabia and Israel, has been detained in her home country, and could face up ... has reportedly been under detention in the northwestern region of Tabuk for more than two weeks, ALQST, a group advocating for human rights in Saudi ...
In other words, including Israeli human rights violations - along with those of other countries - is enough to "mar" how we think about a human rights resolution. But rather than "get together" to come up with new language, Guidry and her colleagues voted the whole thing down. Human rights lost out ...
Migrant and human rights organizations say many Africans who left Israel for Rwanda and Uganda did not find work or receive legal status. ... Yonatan Jakubowicz, director of the Israeli Immigration Policy Center, an organization supportive of the government's arguments, said he thought that Israel had ...

Lorde has been roundly criticized for this by pro-Israel groups -- on December 31, Rabbi Shmuley Boteach placed a full-page ad in the Washington Post criticizing her action as ... "Certainly a number of human rights Israeli organizations and policy organizations have raised a set of concerns about this law.
Caitlyn Jenner To Receive 'Champion of Israel' Award, Sparking Anger From activists ... Jenner, he said, "is uniquely suited to highlight Israel's incredible record on human rights and LGBTQ rights and protection to the LGBTQ citizens, which is utterly unique and unprecedented in the Middle East.".
President Trump's United Nations ambassador, Nikki R. Haley, who has vowed to combat what she has described as antipathy toward Israel in parts of the organization, strongly condemned the human rights office's report. "This whole issue is outside the bounds of the High Commissioner for Human rights ...
A spokesman for the Israel prison service said it was examining the case, stressing, however, that according to official records, the girl was a Gaza resident. Twenty-seven Palestinians living in the Israeli-occupied West Bank were forcibly sent to Gaza last year, according to military data gathered by ...
Under pressure from Israel lobby, Mayor-elect LaToya Cantrell distanced herself from activists behind a human rights resolution. ... unanimously voted to rescind a resolution it passed just two weeks ago, following heavy pressure from pro-Israel Jewish communal organizations and right-wing lawmakers.
(Jerusalem) - Israeli authorities should abandon a new policy that could lead to the indefinite detention of thousands of Eritrean and Sudanese nationals for refusing to leave Israel for Rwanda or Uganda, Human Rights Watch said today. The policy is the latest in a series of coercive measures against these ...
Although it doesn't mention Israel or Israeli violations of Palestinian's human rights, activists argue the measure is in accordance with the BDS movement ... States like New York and Maryland, for example, have passed legislation punishing organizations that endorse the movement, and earlier in 2017 U.S. ...
It was very interesting because all the human rights organizations, they ignored Breaking the Silence. Isn't that funny? This is an Israeli organization, it's Israeli soldiers, they have no motive whatsoever to lie. They served there but when you read the human rights Organization reports, the few that came out ...
Britain on Thursday "strongly" condemned Israel's approval of hundreds of new housing units for Jewish settlers in the occupied West Bank. .... said the move prevents peaceful human rights activists like him, who are of Palestinian origin and have family and friends in Palestine, from entering Israel.Israel's ...
At last the perfect weapon against Israel boycotters has been found: blacklists of pro-Palestinian human rights activists, and directors of organizations ... Soon we're liable to see the interior minister granted the authority to expel critical journalists, foreign academics who don't fully embrace the Israeli formula ...
activists who support Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions, known as the BDS, a non-violent Palestinian-led movement to bring about accountability for Israel's violations of Palestinian's human rights and international law, called on Rock to cancel his performance in Israel comparing the Israeli occupation to ...

Four Palestinian human rights organizations The Palestinian Centre for human rights, al Mezan Center for Human Rights, Al Dameer Association for Human ... In light of Israel's inability and unwillingness to conduct effective investigations, the interests of justice now demand that the prosecutor at the ICC ...
Sixteen human rights organizations wrote to Israel's attorney general denouncing the cuts as a clear violation of international humanitarian law. ... megawatts "before humanitarian issues such as the return of the bodies of Hadar Goldin and Oron Shaul and the return of additional Israeli citizens held in Gaza ...
Beirut, Lebanon (8:45 P.M.) - UN human rights Agency (OHCHR) spokesperson Rupert Colville called the killing of a wheelchair-bound ... The 29-year-old wheelchair-bound man with no legs was reportedly shot dead by Israeli Security Forces close to the fence between Gaza and Israel as he ...
Bassem Abu Jari, a field worker for al Mezan Center for Human Rights in Gaza, told Al-Monitor, "The conditions of patients in Gaza are seriously deteriorating due to the Israeli restrictions and orders denying them access to hospitals outside the Gaza Strip. Israel is well aware that hospitals in Gaza are ...
"Everyone involved, not only the girl but also her parents and those around them, will not escape from what they deserve," said Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman on Tuesday, hours after Israeli soldiers raided the young activist's home and arrested her. "Whoever goes wild during the day will be ...
Our opposition to this decision is supported by national and international human rights and peace organizations, European allies of the United States and most Americans ... According to the Israeli human rights organization B'Tselem, Israel has revoked the residency of 14,500 East Jerusalem Palestinians.
Surrounded by Israeli settlers, checkpoints, and empty streets closed by the military, human rights activist Issa Amro spent his first day out of jail at home, ... In the wake of July's mass al Aqsa mosque protests, Israel has engaged in a widening arrest campaign targeting Palestinian activists, students, and ...
An Israeli teenager who threw rocks and threatened the head of a Jewish human rights organization with a knife near a West Bank settlement in 2015 was given 150 ... At the time, the police described the incident as "friction between left-wing and right-wing activists during the [Palestinian] olive harvest.".
Patir recounted the influence of American Jews on the Israeli peace movement and offered counsel for American activists. ... American Jews, she remarked, have played a particularly prominent role as founders and leaders in the many human rights organizations that have been established over the past ...
For many years, house demolitions have been routine in what is known, since the Oslo Agreements, as Area C--that is, over 60 percent of the West Bank, where nearly all Israeli settlements in the territories are located. Palestinians living there have virtually no chance of getting a building permit from the ...
Under Israeli military law they are denied access to lawyers during interrogation, and even the youngest children are regularly denied access to their parents during interrogations. This happens to around 500 to 700 Palestinian children every year. Numerous international human-rights organizations and ...
The government of Ethiopia has "apparently" employed spyware purchased from an Israeli defence contractor to spy on independent journalists and dissidents living outside of the country, a recent report has revealed. Israel's CyberBit Solutions Ltd sold spyware to Ethopia, which used the technology "to ...
Jeddah: The Independent Permanent human rights Commission (IPHRC) of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) on Saturday condemned and rejected US announcement recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital and declaring that the US Embassy in Israel would be relocated there.
Israeli police arrest Palestinians during a protest against US President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel in ... The NSHR said Trump's announcement "requires the international community, particularly Arab and Islamic countries and human rights organizations, to take ...
"50 Years" showcases both rich and poor, political activists and those whose homes are slated for demolition, and runs at the Jaffa Art Salon until December ... The Israeli human rights organization B'Tselem organized the exhibition and its public outreach director, Roy Yellin, says the idea was an attempt to ...
Representatives of the European Union in Israel will mark International human rights Day on Thursday together with the human rights organization ... May to stop funding left-wing Israeli organizations, including Breaking the Silence, B'Tselem, Adalah - The Legal Center for Arab Minority Rights in Israel ...
The most common response to those who actively oppose Israel's violations of human rights was encapsulated in a column in the New York Daily News ... I don't get why Shapiro confines her test to people "of another religion" when Jews compose such a large percentage of the anti-occupation activists.
"Many things in Israel have changed over the last 20 years," he said, adding that as a ... This statement was a surprise for the Israeli crowd since Habibi Funk has ... in their entirety to human rights and refugee organizations in Syria and Libya. .... activists, whose message we respect and want to help spread.
SAFE's arguments center around alleged human rights violations by companies supporting Israeli military activities and operations. ... that supply weapons and equipment to Israel's illegal occupation of Palestinian Territories ... More than 30 student organizations -- many of which are social justice-oriented ...
The Netherlands embassy in Tel Aviv is partnering with an Israeli settlement profiteer. ... UN Human Rights Council, as the first concrete step to hold Israel ... organizations that business and trade in and with Israeli settlements ...
The directors of the war on human rights organizations -- a war that admittedly began before his election -- has lost all sense of shame under ...
Haaretz recently interviewed Palestinian-Israeli psychologist Mohammed ... human rights organizations allow us to prove that Israel is the only ...
"Has Israel sold arms to Myanmar in recent years, as alleged in several ... an organization of rabbis and cantors committed to human rights.
A leading human rights group has raised the alarm over an incident it fears is ... According to an Israeli spokeswoman, the office of Public Security and ... Israel is also attempting to silence rights groups and activists who work ...
Also, there is nothing in Bank of Israel procedures or Israeli tax law requiring ... Rabbis for Human Rights, founded in 1988, includes rabbis from various ... Form 46 would be completely irrelevant to him, the organization argued, ... He wrote that, like other organizations, the group operates without the form, ...
human rights activist Bassem Eid at the Terps for Israel meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017. Bassem spoke about the Israeli Palestinian Conflict. ... Terps for Israel, a pro-Israel campus organization, hosted the event to shed ...
Israel's external relations and how it resolves the Arab-Israeli conflict is a ... By campaigning in parallel on Palestinian human rights and the ... the North American Jewish organizations in Israel actually achieves reverse synergy, ... Gesher, an organization dedicated to bridging social gaps in Israeli society.
Israeli human rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory ... ambulances, journalists, and international organizations access to the area. .... Israel is bound to apply international human rights law and the law of war, ...
"We appeal to the world and human rights organizations to help save our sick children in Israeli jails," she said. The Palestinian mother called ...
Dr. Ruchama Marton is a distinguished Jewish-Israeli civil society leader, ... to ending Israeli crimes against the Palestinian people, the very organization ... What we need to do is start Israel's human rights organizations from scratch ... The Palestinian Authority's arrest of prominent human rights activist Issa ...
The Palestinian Islamic Resistance Movement hailed on Sunday the decision of the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) to add Israel to the list ...
Israeli authorities have reinstated an administrative detention order for Palestinian human rights defender Salah Hamouri, after the Israeli ...


 

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