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Posts Tagged: Human Rights Watch

March 5, 2018 1:48 pm

@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

Family of Israeli Held Captive by Hamas in Gaza Meets With Trump Administration Official – 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

Human Rights Watch Blasts Hamas for Holding Israelis With Alleged Mental Illness - 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

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

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

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

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

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

International NGO Pressures World Soccer Federation to Sanction Israel -- 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

Ethiopian Israelis Urge US to Condemn Government in Addis Ababa - 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

Human Rights Group Accuses Palestinian Authorities of Abusing Journalists, Activists - 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

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

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

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...


It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane, It’s ‘Superman’ … at the Kotel - American actor Dean Cain, known for his role as “Superman” in the hit 1990s’...


Jewish Groups Weigh-in on Pompeo for Secretary of State - Many major American Jewish organizations are pleased by the nomination of CIA director Mike Pompeo to succeed Rex Tillerson...

Training for War in Gaza as Hamas Lurks in Tunnels and Towers - Since Hamas came to power in the Gaza Strip more than a decade ago, it has built, trained and...

Israeli Attractions: Givat Sher, the Judean Lowhills - In the town of Modi’in, which is situated between Jerusalem and Tel Aviv, lies Givat Sher (“The hill of...


European Powers Propose New Iran Sanctions to Meet Trump Ultimatum

Britain, France and Germany have proposed fresh EU sanctions on Iran over its ballistic missiles and its role in Syria's war, according to a confidential document, in a bid to persuade Washington...


Israel Ranks 11th in UN ‘World Happiness Report’ - Israel just missed out on a place in the top 10 happiest countries in the world, placing 11th in the latest world happiness index. “The World Happiness Report 2018,” compiled by the United Nations Sustainable...

Middle East

Abbas Meets With Released Prisoner Who Was Accomplice in Murder of Israeli - In the presidential office in Ramallah on March 14, Palestinian Authority leader Mahmoud Abbas met with Rajaei Haddad, a terrorist from eastern Jerusalem released from prison after serving a...