Posts Tagged ‘international’

Amnesty International revokes Navalny’s ‘prisoner of conscience’ status

Amnesty International no longer considers jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny a “prisoner of conscience” due to past comments he made that qualify as advocacy of hatred, the group said.Amnesty, however, still believes that Navalny should be freed from jail, that he has committed no crime and that he is being persecuted for his campaigning and […]

4 arrested in international investigation over attempted $10mn extortion of senior Iraqi politician

Four individuals have been detained in morning raids conducted at homes in Canada and Australia, after they attempted to extort a senior Iraqi politician in what authorities described as a year-long campaign of intimidation. The victim was only identified by police as a “very senior politician” who “spends almost all of his time in Iraq.” […]

International Art Festival of Resistance honors winners 

TEHRAN – Winners of the Sixth International Art Festival of Resistance were honored during a ceremony on Friday at the Iranian Artists Forum in Tehran. A top selection of artworks in the forms of poster, sculpture, typography, illustration, cartoon and caricature by artists from over 50 countries went on view at the forum while observing […]

Israeli nanosatellite hitches ride on NASA rocket to International Space Station

Browse > Home / News / Israeli nanosatellite hitches ride on NASA rocket to International Space Station February 19, 2021 by JNS Read on for article A nanosatellite from Tel Aviv University will begin its travel to the International Space Station when it is launched from Wallops Island, Virginia, on a NASA resupply spacecraft tomorrow. […]

‘Leaving Aside’ International Law: Why Democrats are as Dangerous as Republicans to a Just Peace in Palestine

Motivated by their justifiable aversion to former US President Donald Trump, many analysts have rashly painted a rosy picture of how Democrats could quickly erase the bleak trajectory of the previous Republican administration. This naivety is particularly pronounced in the current spin on the Palestinian-Israeli discourse, which is promoting, again, the illusion that Democrats will […]

Israel violates international law anew, again bombing Syria to further indifference of Western media

    Israeli missiles reportedly targeted Syria again on Monday. Usually carried out under the pretense of “targeting Iranian/Iranian-backed militias,” Israel’s strikes violate Syria’s sovereignty and breach international law. Israel’s military chief of staff boasted earlier about hitting over 500 targets in just 2020 alone. Bearing in mind that Syria’s air defenses do intercept Israeli […]

British barrister Karim Khan elected next International Criminal Court prosecutor

Member states of the International Criminal Court elected British barrister Karim Khan the next prosecutor of the war crimes tribunal on Friday, ending a drawn-out and divisive process to replace Fatou Bensouda when her 9-year term expires later this year. Khan, an assistant U.N. secretary-general, was widely seen as the favorite to get the job. […]

Britain’s Karim Khan elected International Criminal Court prosecutor

News and Partnerships Life and Culture Columnists and Opinion Haaretz Heb and TheMarker Haaretz.com, the online English edition of Haaretz Newspaper in Israel, gives you breaking news, analyses and opinions about Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World. © Haaretz Daily Newspaper Ltd. All Rights Reserved Source 00 Hits: 3

Tokyo Olympics chief finally resigns amid international outcry over sexist remarks

Tokyo 2020 Olympics chief Yoshiro Mori has stepped down from his role, again apologizing for making sexist remarks about women “talking too much” that caused a major international scandal. The Olympics president announced his resignation on Friday during a meeting of the Games organizing committee. Mori yet again expressed regret over his remarks and the […]

The absurd malevolence of the International Criminal Court

February 12, 2021 by Melanie Phillips – JNS.org Read on for article It’s hard to exaggerate the hypocrisy, malice and sheer absurdity of the decision by the International Criminal Court last week that the Palestinians have the authority of a state to bring a case against Israelis for war crimes. Melanie Phillips The 60-page ruling […]

NZ doctors join growing international movement & sign statement against ‘Covid fear’

A group of New Zealand health practitioners have joined a growing international movement that says COVID-19 is not a sufficient threat to warrant the elimination strategy and lockdowns. The founding signatories felt obliged by their professional ethics to express support by signing a statement of principles that assert the low risk posed by COVID-19, the […]

ACH (1448) Blackbird9 And GoldenPipeWrench – Henry Ford’s The International Jew: Part 4

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Russia issues international arrest warrant for senior Navalny aide who called for Valentine’s Day protests

Russia has issued an international arrest warrant for one of recently jailed opposition leader Alexei Navalny‘s closest allies, a Moscow court said on Wednesday. Leonid Volkov, a strategist who oversees Navalny’s regional headquarters, has angered authorities by organising anti-Kremlin protests from his base in Lithuania demanding the release of the Putin critic, who was last […]

Switzerland’s contribution to the International Neoliberal Order

The Russian Revolution in 1917 panicked Europe’s upper middle classes, already much discredited and weakened by the gigantic tragedy of the First World War, the result of their own greed, irresponsibility and incompetence. The crash of 1929, which almost ruined most of the industrialized capitalist countries but hardly affected the young Soviet Union, further strengthened […]

Israel has all but banned international air travel, but how long can that continue?

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Let the Investigation Begin: The International Criminal Court, Israel and the Palestinian Territories

International tribunals tend to be praised, in principle, by those they avoid investigating.  Once interest shifts to those parties, such bodies become the subject of accusations: bias, politicisation, crude arbitrariness.  The United States, whose legal and political personnel have expended vast resources on the machinery of international courts and jurisprudence, remains cold to the International […]

International Criminal Court Ruling Brings Hope for Palestinians

JERUSALEM/GAZA (Reuters) – Many Palestinians see a ruling by the International Criminal Court that it has jurisdiction over the Palestinian territories as a belated chance of justice for victims of Israeli attacks. But for many Israelis, Friday’s ruling is worrying because they say they are the “good guys” defending themselves against Palestinian violence. The ruling, […]

Some reflections on the International Criminal Court decision on its territorial jurisdiction in Palestine

It is an understatement to say that the decision of the Trial Chamber of the International Criminal Court on the opening of an investigation in the situation of Palestine was awaited, given that the process of bringing before the ICC the examination of international crimes committed on Palestinian territory, in the context of the Israeli […]

German cabinet officially recognizes IHRA as an international institution

Browse > Home / News / German cabinet officially recognizes IHRA as an international institution February 5, 2021 by JNS Read on for article The German cabinet officially recognized the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) on Wednesday as an international institution. German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas with Israel’s President Reuven Rivlin in March 2018. Credit: […]

Tehran slams Iranian diplomat’s 20-year jail term for bomb plot as ‘violation of international law’

The 20-year jail term handed down to an Iranian diplomat by a Belgian court for his role in a foiled bomb plot is illegal and a clear violation of international law, Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesperson said on Thursday. Assadolah Assadi, 49, who served as Iran’s envoy in Vienna, was given the maximum sentence on Thursday […]

American Airlines Expands Use Of “Immunity Passports” On International Flights

We have been warning about the likelihood that immunity passports would soon become ubiquitous on international (and maybe even domestic) flights as air travelers appreciate the allure of simply storing one’s COVID test and/or vaccination status on a smartphone app had become almost too simple to pass up. China started using smartphones to track individual COVID […]

International Christian network launches virtual BDS resource for advocates and activists

In spite of initiatives to criminalize the 2005 Palestinian call for Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions, or BDS, the movement for justice and equality continues to grow. To further pressure on Israel to end its 72 years of injustice and oppression, Global Kairos for Justice has launched an online BDS Toolkit “Resisting Apartheid & Racism.” Global […]

South Korea holds drill at international airport ahead of Covid-19 vaccine deliveries

The South Korean authorities have held a drill at Incheon international airport to prepare for the arrival of Covid-19 vaccines, ensuring the government’s rollout can begin as planned later in February. The event on Wednesday was held after South Korean President Moon Jae-in called on officials to ensure they were fully prepared for all eventualities […]

Biden administration ‘embraces’ international definition of anti-Semitism

Browse > Home / News / Biden administration ‘embraces’ international definition of anti-Semitism February 3, 2021 by JNS Read on for article The Biden administration has said it will adopt the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) working definition of anti-Semitism, a key tool in fighting anti-Semitism at home and abroad. President Joe Biden in the […]

Israeli envoy warns on eve of International Holocaust Day that ‘the world is ignoring regime following in footsteps of the Nazis’

Browse > Home / News / Israeli envoy warns on eve of International Holocaust Day that ‘the world is ignoring regime following in footsteps of the Nazis’ January 27, 2021 by Aryeh Savir – TPS Read on for article It is time for “an institution charged with safeguarding peace and security to begin addressing the […]

Scott Morrison on International Holocaust Remembrance Day

Browse > Home / News / Scott Morrison on International Holocaust Remembrance Day January 27, 2021 by J-Wire Newsdesk Read on for article A very special video message from Australia’s prime minister. Never again. Scott Morrison Like this: Like Loading… Visit J-Wire’s main page for all the latest breaking news, gossip and what’s on in […]

Commemorating International Holocaust Remembrance Day Virtually

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Israel Bans International Flights to Curb Coronavirus Spread

El Al planes are seen on the tarmac at Ben-Gurion International airport, near Tel Aviv, Israel, March 10, 2020. Photo: Reuters / Ronen Zvulun. Israel will ban passenger flights in and out of the country from Monday evening for a week, the government announced on Sunday, as protesters in some ultra-Orthodox Jewish communities clashed with […]

International Commission Of Inquiry On Systemic Racist Police Violence In The US

By International Association of Democratic Lawyers, Popular Resistance. January 22, 2021 Above photo: Johnny Silvercloud. NOTE: This investigation is taking place from January 18 to February 6, 2021. For more information and to register, visit InquiryCommission.org. The International Commission of Inquiry on Systemic Racist Police Violence Against People of African Descent in the United States […]

Yad Vashem launches IRemember Wall ahead of International Holocaust Remembrance Day

Browse > Home / News / Yad Vashem launches IRemember Wall ahead of International Holocaust Remembrance Day January 22, 2021 by TPS Read on for article “I should like someone to remember that there once lived a person named David Berger,” David wrote in his last letter, which he sent from Vilna in 1941. Today, […]

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