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AJC: UN Human Rights Council Condemns Israel, Absolves Hamas   - 5 Hours ago
PR Newswire NEW YORK, July 23, 2014 NEW YORK , July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AJC is dismayed by the adoption of a UN Human Rights Council resolution that sharply criticizes Israel ,
  
    



UPDATE 1-Hamas leader calls for humanitarian truce in Gaza   - 5 Hours ago
8:32pm BST (Adds quotes, context, background) By Amena Bakr DOHA, July 23 (Reuters) - Hamas leader Khaled Meshaal called on Wednesday for a temporary truce to allow humanitarian relief into Gaza,
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Hamas leader Meshaal says ready to accept a humanitarian truce but with conditions   - 5 Hours ago
"Everyone wanted us to accept a ceasefire and then negotiate for our rights, we reject this and we reject it again today," he said at a news conference in Qatar. But he said Hamas "will not close the
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UPDATE 1-Hamas leader calls for humanitarian truce in Gaza   - 5 Hours ago
"We are very interested to have a humanitarian truce as we did last Thursday. We need the calm for a few hours to evacuate the wounded and assist in the relief... This means a real truce backed by a real
  
    



HAMAS LEADER KHALED MESHAAL SAYS HE IS READY TO ACCEPT A HUMANITARIAN TRUCE IN GAZA   - 6 Hours ago
HAMAS LEADER KHALED MESHAAL SAYS HE IS READY TO ACCEPT A HUMANITARIAN TRUCE IN GAZA
  
    



Iraq still using barrel bombs, human rights group says   - 5 Hours ago
Iraqis inspect the damage to houses after an air raid by Iraqi Air forces in Fallujah on July 13. According to medical sources, at least ten people were killed, including women and children, and 20 others
  
    


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War crimes in Gaza conflict? Let court decide   - 5 Hours ago
Editor's note: Bill van Esveld is a senior researcher at Human Rights Watch, and has been specializing in Israel and Palestine for Human Rights Watch-Middle East and North Africa since 2009. The opinions
  
    



Israel, Hamas committing war crimes?   - 6 Hours ago
Editor's note: Bill van Esveld is a senior researcher at Human Rights Watch, and has been specializing in Israel and Palestine for Human Rights Watch-Middle East and North Africa since 2009. The opinions
  
    



U.N. slams possible 'war crimes'   - 6 Hours ago
Gaza City (CNN) -- Washington's top diplomat landed in Israel on Wednesday on an urgent mission from his boss: to push for an "immediate cessation of hostilities." Secretary of State John Kerry's arrival
  
    


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Kerry in Israel, West Bank: ‘Humanitarian’ Concerns   - 7 Hours ago
John Kerry is in town again. And his host is quiet about it. For all the support for Israel that the U.S. has reiterated in the escalating conflict with Hamas, the State Department today was also
  
    



U.N. launches inquiry into Israeli violations in Gaza   - 8 Hours ago
5:31pm BST GENEVA (Reuters) - The United Nations Human Rights Council agreed on Wednesday to launch an international inquiry into violations that may have been committed during Israel's latest military
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Gaza War Crimes, Mourning Dutch, Newspaper Vs. Mosquitoes   - 12 Hours ago
GAZA: WAR CRIME ACCUSATIONS An emergency UN Human Rights Council is being held in Geneva as Israel’s “Operation Protective Edge” enters its 16th day, with the death toll in Gaza now standing at least
  
    


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How America Finances the Destruction in Gaza—and the Humanitarian Response   - 12 Hours ago
On Monday, Israeli warplanes fired 182 missiles into Gaza, Israeli ships launched 146 shells into the territory, and Israeli tanks shot 721 shells, with all these attacks striking 66 structures and killing
  
    



Israel May Be Committing War Crimes: U.N. Rights Chief   - 12 Hours ago
GENEVA - Israel may have committed war crimes by killing civilians and shelling houses and hospitals during its two-week-old offensive in the Gaza Strip, U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay
  
    



UNHRC expected to probe alleged Israeli war crimes   - 23 Hours ago
Despite Israeli lobbying, Palestinians have managed to call for a vote on Wednesday on severe condemnation of IDF operation in Gaza. The UN Human Rights Council is slated to hold a meeting Wednesday morning
  
    



UN Human Rights Council expected to launch probe into alleged Israeli war crimes   - 23 Hours ago
Despite Israeli lobbying, Palestinians have managed to call for a vote on Wednesday on severe condemnation of IDF operation in Gaza. The UN Human Rights Council is slated to hold a meeting Wednesday morning
  
    



UN rights chief warns of possible Gaza war crimes   - 23 Minutes ago
GENEVA — The UN's top human rights official has warned all sides in the two-week war in the Gaza Strip to not indiscriminately attack civilians, and that violations may amount to war crimes. UN High
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United Nations Human Rights Council Resolution on Gaza: Full Text   - 5 Hours ago
Agence France-Presse Smoke rises from buildings following an Israeli airstrike in eastern Gaze City neighbourhood of Shejaiya during a military operation on July 23. India, along with BRICS
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Nazi war crimes suspect, 89, dies hours before US judge grants extradition to Germany   - 6 Hours ago
, EDT. FILE - This undated file image shows the main gate of the Nazi concentration camp Auschwitz I, Poland, which was liberated by the Russians in January 1945. Writing over the gate reads: "Arbeit
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War Crime Question Hovers Over Malaysian Airliner Tragedy   - 110 Minutes ago
by Carl Schreck Countries seeking to prosecute those responsible for downing a Malaysian airliner over eastern Ukraine last week face a complex legal question: Is the tragedy a war crime? The answer,
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Canada Providing Humanitarian Funding to Support UNICEF in Somalia   - 4 Hours ago
Canada's support is improving health, well-being and protection of children, women and their families in Somalia July 23, 2014 - Surrey, British Columbia - Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada
  
    



Brown calls border crossings humanitarian issue   - 80 Minutes ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Gov. Jerry Brown is due to meet Mexico's secretary of foreign affairs ahead of his trade mission to the bordering nation next week. Brown is scheduled to meet Foreign Minister Jose
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UK government accused of 'scraping legal barrel' in Belhaj rendition case (21/07/2014)   - 66 Minutes ago
Ahead of a legal intervention by Amnesty International and others in the rendition case of the Libyan national Abdul-Hakim Belhaj, Amnesty International is warning that the UK government is "scraping
  
    



Regular report on human rights in Ukraine will present on July 28   - 98 Minutes ago
Ivan Zakharchenko. The next report of the group of observers of the United Nations human rights in Ukraine will be shown on July 28, said Last news Deputy official envoy of the global organization Farhan
  
    



UNSC denounces persecution of Iraqi...   - 86 Minutes ago
The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) has denounced militant persecution of Christians and other minorities in Iraq, warning such actions can be considered crimes against humanity. The Islamic
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