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Posts Tagged: Human Rights Watch

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...

March 11, 2016 4:41 am
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Terror Groups Across the Middle East and Africa Intensify the Use of Children for Jihad

Children have become a key target for recruitment by terrorist groups who are increasingly turning to social media to showcase their successful efforts in indoctrinating...

May 11, 2015 6:56 pm
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Palestinian Authority Cracks Down on Student Hamas Supporters

JNS.org - The Palestinian Authority sent its security forces to round up dozens of student Hamas activists in the West Bank for interrogation in...

Features

Israeli-German Spat Highlights Europe’s Funding of BDS and Terror

JNS.org - A diplomatic spat between Israel and Germany has provided a prominent platform...

After 130 Years, Poughkeepsie’s Jews Get an Eruv

JNS.org - In the rich, nearly 130-year history of the organized Jewish community in Poughkeepsie, NY, pushing a stroller or...

World

Dozens of Pro-Israel Groups Call on Tufts President to Take Action After BD...

Forty-five pro-Israel organizations signed a letter that was sent on Thursday to the president of Tufts University demanding that action...

Israel

At 69, Israel’s Population Stands at 8.68 Million

JNS.org - Israel has approximately 8.68 million residents, the Israeli Central Bureau of Statistics reported on Thursday, ahead of the country’s 69th Independence Day next week. The number includes 6.48 million Jewish residents, accounting for 74.7 percent...

Middle East

Islamic Cleric Favored by PA President Abbas: Israel Waging War on Muslims ...

Israel is waging war on Muslims with drugs and "sex mania," a leading Islamic cleric in the Palestinian Authority alleged during...

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