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The UN Security Council Resolution on Settlements Lays the Groundwork for Palestinian Lawfare, ?by Joshua Halpern (Harvard Law Review via Mosaic)

By   /  June 22, 2017  /  International, Mid. East news, U.N. & NGOs  /  No Comments

Jun. 22, 2017 In December, the U.S. declined to veto UN Security Council Resolution 2334 and therefore allowed it to pass. The resolution declares it illegal for Jews to build homes or live in territory acquired during the 1967 war. It could, argues Joshua Halpern, provide a legal basis for litigation against Israel in the […]

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Haley Calls for UN to Designate Hamas as Terrorist Organization (U.S. Mission to the UN via Daily Alert)

By   /  June 21, 2017  /  friends/enemies, Mid. East news, Terrorism, U.N. & NGOs  /  No Comments

Jun. 21, 2017 Haley Calls for UN to Designate Hamas as Terrorist Organization (U.S. Mission to the UN) U.S. UN Ambassador Nikki Haley told the Security Council on Tuesday: “Hamas is one of these forces of terror that yet again showed its true colors to the world earlier this month. It is a terrorist organization […]

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rld’s Democracies Snub Annual Israel-Bashing Debate at UN Human Rights Council in Geneva – Ben Cohen (Algemeiner via Daily Alert)

By   /  June 21, 2017  /  friends/enemies, International, Mid. East news, U.N. & NGOs  /  No Comments

Jun. 21, 2017 World’s Democracies Snub Annual Israel-Bashing Debate at UN Human Rights Council in Geneva – Ben Cohen The world’s democracies collectively snubbed the UN Human Rights Council’s annual condemnation of Israel in Geneva on Monday, when none of their representatives attended the council’s debate on the “Human rights situation in Palestine.” Hillel Neuer, […]

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PLO threatens to go to ICC – to protect terrorist salaries! (EoZ)

By   /  June 18, 2017  /  incitement, Mid. East news, Terrorism, U.N. & NGOs  /  No Comments

Jun. 18, 2017 The PLO has again gone beyond satire. From the official Palestinian Authority new agency Wafa: Member of the Executive Committee of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO), Saleh Rafat, said Thursday that any Israeli action against financial allowances made to families of prisoners and those killed by Israel is unacceptable. The Knesset voted […]

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A Humanitarian Travesty in Gaza, by Evelyn Gordon (Commentary)

By   /  June 14, 2017  /  Lies & Deceptions, Mid. East news, U.N. & NGOs  /  No Comments

Jun. 14, 2017 Gaza’s worsening electricity crisis provides a textbook example of why many so-called human-rights organizations no longer deserve to be taken seriously. The crisis stems entirely from an internal dispute between the Palestinians’ two rival governments, and since it can’t be blamed on Israel, most major rights groups have ignored it, preferring to […]

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t Votes to End Funding of Anti-Semitic NGOs (NGO Monitor via Daily Alert)

By   /  June 14, 2017  /  anti-Semitism, BDS, friends/enemies, International, U.N. & NGOs  /  No Comments

Jun. 14, 2017 Swiss Parliament Votes to End Funding of Anti-Semitic NGOs The Swiss Council of States, the upper house of Parliament, on Tuesday approved legislation passed by the lower house in March that directs the government to “amend the laws, ordinances and regulations” to prevent funding to NGOs “involved in racist, anti-Semitic or hate […]

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UNTYING THE GORDIAN KNOT OF THE ISRAELI-PALESTINIAN CONFLICT,by Dore Gold (J. Post)

By   /  June 13, 2017  /  Mid. East news, U.N. & NGOs  /  No Comments

Jun. 13, 2017 The problem of UNRWA is well known among experts on the Arab-Israel conflict. Click here for article

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The Jewish Connection to Jerusalem – David Suissa (Jewish Journal of LA via Daily Alert)

By   /  June 12, 2017  /  History, Israel, U.N. & NGOs  /  No Comments

Jun. 12, 2017 The Jewish Connection to Jerusalem – David Suissa (Jewish Journal of Los Angeles) With all the talk of renewed diplomacy in the Middle East involving Israel, one of the most emotionally charged issues will be the status of Jerusalem. I attended a multi-media presentation the other night at the Museum of Tolerance titled, […]

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Israel’s Diplomacy Gets Serious and Gets Results by Evelyn C. Gordon (via Mosaic)

By   /  June 9, 2017  /  friends/enemies, International, Israel, Mid. East news, U.N. & NGOs  /  No Comments

Jun. 7, 2017 The Jewish state has scored a series of small but significant diplomatic victories in the past two weeks. These range from a vote in the Czech parliament calling on its government to show “respect” for Jerusalem’s status as Israel’s capital, to Denmark’s decision to withhold some $8 million from organizations that it […]

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MY WORD: MEET THE MYTHICAL REFUGEE BY LIAT COLLINS (J. Post)

By   /  June 9, 2017  /  Lies & Deceptions, Mid. East news, U.N. & NGOs  /  No Comments

Jun. 8, 2017 UNRWA should gradually be disbanded. In the meantime, it should tell the truth. Click here for full article

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