Tuesday, May 22nd | 8 Sivan 5778

Close

Be in the know!

Get our exclusive daily news briefing.

Subscribe

Posts Tagged: Human Rights Watch

May 9, 2018 10:37 am
0

Israel Orders Human Rights Watch Representative to Leave, Says He Urged Boycott

Israel's Interior Ministry said on Tuesday it had ordered the representative of Human Rights Watch in the country to leave within 14 days, accusing him...

March 5, 2018 1:48 pm
1

@HRW Notices That Wishing for Children to Be Martyred Is Sick — But Not When Palestinians Wish It

There was a moment of moral clarity from a Human Rights Watch worker recently. A BBC story said: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has been criticised after telling...

November 16, 2017 2:29 pm
0

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
0

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
10

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
0

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
21

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
3

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
0

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
0

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
0

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
1

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
27

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
0

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...

Features

Dairy, First Fruits, and More: Welcoming Shavuot With Customs of the Season

JNS.org - I’ve often heard, and many rabbis lament, that Shavuot is the only...

Tapping Into the Brilliance of Israel and the Zionist Dream

JNS.org - As Israel celebrates its 70th birthday, the global Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) movement has been propagating the idea of...

Reminiscing: Israel at 70

I celebrated my 12th birthday one week before the birth of the State of Israel. I was about to begin lessons...

World

Victorious Iraqi Cleric Seeks to Maneuver Iranian Influence

Iraqi cleric Moqtada al-Sadr, whose political bloc was declared the winner of Iraq's parliamentary election, met Hadi al-Amiri, leader of a pro-Iran bloc, on Sunday in what Sadr portrayed as...

Israel

Israeli Minister Invites Arab States to Next Year’s Eurovision Contest in...

Israel’s Communications Minister has invited several Arab states to take part in next year’s Eurovision song contest in Jerusalem. Israeli singer...

Middle East

Egypt’s Sisi Orders Gaza Border Opened for Ramadan

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi ordered on Thursday that the Rafah border crossing with the Gaza Strip be opened for the whole of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, he...

Algemeiner.com