Archive for June, 2019

Any peace plan for Gaza will fail without framework

Press Release – UN Special Procedures – Human Rights

GENEVA (28 June 2019) The international community must insist that any proposal for an end to the Israeli occupation of Palestine and the just and durable settlement of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict has to be firmly anchored in human rights and … Read more »

Euro-Med urges British gov to stop supplying weapons

Press Release – Euro-Med Monitor

The Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Monitor expressed deep concern over the decision of the British Government to continue to allow exports of arms and ammunition to Israel in a letter to the UK Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs Jeremy Hunt MP … Read more »

Palestine and Kenya: Our Fights Are One and the Same

Article – Ramzy Baroud

Palestinian author and journalist, Dr. Ramzy Baroud arrived to Kenya for a 10-day speaking and media tour starting June 23. Exploring the subject of intersectionality, solidarity and popular resistance, Baroud is set to speak at various universities … Read more »

The Day After: What if Israel Annexes the West Bank?

Article – Ramzy Baroud

Calls for the annexation of the Occupied West Bank are gaining momentum in both Tel Aviv and Washington. But Israel and its American allies should be careful what they wish for. Annexing the Occupied Palestinian Territories will only reinforce the current … Read more »

Euro-med raises concerns with UNESCO about denial of school

Press Release – Euro-Med Monitor

The Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Monitor sent a message to UNESCO Director general, Audrey Azoulay, expressing deep concern at the Israeli authorities’ efforts to stop two Palestinian students from taking up an academic scholarship in France by preventing … Read more »

Annexation is a flagrant violation of international law

Press Release – UN Special Procedures – Human Rights

GENEVA (20 June 2019) – Recent statements by senior Israeli political leaders and US diplomats in support of the annexation of parts or all of the occupied West Bank by Israel fly in the face of the absolute prohibition against the annexation of occupied … Read more »

Palestinians Keep Their Right of Return Alive Through Hope

Article – Ramzy Baroud

World Refugee Day: Palestinians Keep Their Right of Return Alive Through Hope, Resistance Read more »

UN Special Committee on Israeli Practices to visit Jordan

Press Release – United Nations Human Rights Commissioner

GENEVA (14 June 2019) The United Nations Special Committee to Investigate Israeli Practices Affecting the Human Rights of the Palestinian People and Other Arabs of the Occupied Territories will undertake its annual mission to the region from 17 … Read more »

Kushner as a Colonial Administrator

Article – Ramzy Baroud

Kushner as a Colonial Administrator: Lets Talk About the Israeli Model Read more »