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Posts Tagged: Human Rights Watch

November 16, 2017 2:29 pm
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Family of Israeli Held Captive by Hamas in Gaza Meets With Trump Administration Official

JNS.org – Family members of Ethiopian Israeli Avera Mengistu, who has been held captive by the Gaza-ruling Palestinian terror group Hamas since 2014, met with the...

May 3, 2017 4:16 pm
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Human Rights Watch Blasts Hamas for Holding Israelis With Alleged Mental Illness

JNS.org - Human Rights Watch (HRW) Wednesday condemned the Palestinian terror group Hamas for its detention of two Israeli citizens who are believed to suffer from...

April 27, 2017 3:55 pm
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Human Rights Group: Israel Bears ‘Ultimate Responsibility’ for Gaza Electricity Supply as Crisis Looms

Israel should refuse the Palestinian Authority's request to cut off electricity supplies to the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip on the grounds that it is the "ultimate...

April 13, 2017 4:47 pm
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Palm Sunday Bombings Underscore Depth of Egypt’s Anti-Christian Bigotry

The suicide bombings of two Coptic churches in Egypt on Sunday that were carried out by ISIS terrorists should not be viewed in isolation. These bombings, which killed 44...

April 4, 2017 7:15 am
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Panelists Prove That Jewish Voice for Peace Is Neither

On Saturday morning, panelists at a Jewish Voice for Peace (JVP) conference in Chicago agreed that there's a simple way to end global oppression and racism, and...

February 24, 2017 4:51 pm
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Watchdog: Human Rights Watch ‘Deeply Implicated in BDS and Other Forms of Political Warfare’ Against Israel

Human Rights Watch (HRW) is “deeply implicated in BDS and other forms of political warfare” against the Jewish state, a watchdog group said on Friday,...

February 24, 2017 11:10 am
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Israel Denies Visas to Staff Members of ‘Extreme, Hostile’ NGO Human Rights Watch

Israel is refusing to issue visas to the international staff of one of the most prominent international human rights NGOs -- Human Rights Watch –...

September 27, 2016 6:33 am
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International NGO Pressures World Soccer Federation to Sanction Israel

JNS.org -- An international non-governmental organization has joined the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement’s efforts to pressure FIFA into sanctioning Israel's soccer association, because it holds matches on...

September 20, 2016 10:57 am
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Ethiopian Israelis Urge US to Condemn Government in Addis Ababa

JNS.org - Nearly 100 Ethiopian Israelis protested in front of the US Embassy in Tel Aviv on Monday, urging America to stop supporting the Ethiopian government,...

August 30, 2016 9:49 am
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Human Rights Group Accuses Palestinian Authorities of Abusing Journalists, Activists

JNS.org - The Palestinian Authority (PA) and Hamas authorities have been abusing journalists and activists who peacefully criticize the Palestinian government, a human rights NGO...

August 26, 2016 2:56 am
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New Report Shows Palestinians — and World Media — Lied About IDF Actions During Gaza War

During the Gaza war in 2014, the world media reported that Israel bombed the Gaza power plant multiple times. For example, this Daily Beast article stated that, "on...

August 24, 2016 2:24 am
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Anti-Israel Double Standards Enable Assad’s Brutality

Syria's civil war has claimed 470,000 lives since it started in March 2011, the Syrian Centre for Policy Research announced in February. That's an average of about...

April 27, 2016 11:54 am
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Freedom House Sadly Joins the Anti-Israel Crowd

Freedom House had been one of the remaining, objective arbiters of which countries are free and which are not. A few years ago, I had shown that there...

April 12, 2016 6:53 am
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Leaflets in London Mosque Encourage Killing of Ahmadiyya Muslims

Pamphlets left at London's Stockwell Green Mosque threaten death to Ahmadiyya Muslims unless they convert to mainstream Sunni Islam. Opponents have accused this mosque of helping promote...

Features

Arab Street Outraged by Jerusalem Decision, but Governments Have Other Concerns

JNS.org - President Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital was overwhelmingly rejected...

Iran Looks to Seize Opportunity as Rivals Fall

As it approaches victory in Syria with the help of Russia, Iran and its terrorist axis members are turning their...

Trial Starts in the US Case of Nazi-Jihadist

Former DC Metro Transit Police officer Nicholas Young had unusual political views, a federal prosecutor told jurors in Young's terrorist trial --...

World

Eleven Swastikas Discovered at Macalester College in One Semester

Two swastikas were recently discovered at Macalester College in Minnesota -- the tenth and eleventh such markings reported on campus since the start of the semester. The swastikas were found drawn on...

Israel

Family of Mumbai Terror Victims Granted State-Owned Home in Israel

JNS.org - Rabbi Nachman and Freida Holtzberg, who lost their son and daughter-in-law in the 2008 terror attack on the Indian city of Mumbai’s Chabad House, have been granted a government-owned...

Middle East

Interfaith Delegation From Bahrain Visits Israel, Draws Criticism in Arab W...

JNS.org - An interfaith delegation from Bahrain is visiting Israel during Hanukkah in an unprecedented trip. On Tuesday night, the group attended...

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