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PA urges faster ICC probe into Israel crimes

PA urges faster ICC probe into Israel crimes

The Palestinian Authority has called on the International Criminal Court (ICC) to accelerate an investigation into the case of Israeli abuses and war crimes during the regime’s 50-day military aggression against the besieged Gaza Strip in 2014. “We had no expectations that Israel would do anything but justify its war crimes in the biggest military campaign against Palestinians in the …

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Hate Crimes Soar Since Brexit Vote – Police

Hate Crimes Soar Since Brexit Vote - Police

Hate crime incidents reported to an online reporting site since last Thursday have soared from an average of 63 to more than 300, police figures show. The National Police Chiefs’ Council said 331 hate crime incidents have been reported to the national online reporting site True Vision. Chairwoman Sara Thornton said: “It is important to remember that this is only …

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ICC urged to launch investigation into Israeli crimes

ICC urged to launch investigation into Israeli crimes

Human Rights Watch has called on the International Criminal Court (ICC) to open a formal investigation into serious Israeli crimes against the Palestinians over the past decades. The HRW said in a statement Sunday that ICC Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda should carry out a formal probe consistent with the ICC’s Rome Statute. ICC “shed light on the grave nature of many …

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UN Ambassador Accuses Israel of Nazi War Crimes Against Palestinians

UN Ambassador Accuses Israel of Nazi War Crimes Against Palestinians

Venezuelan Ambassador to the United Nations Rafael Ramirez accused Israel on Friday of carrying out a Nazi-like “final solution” on the Palestinian people during a meeting of the UN Security Council. “What does Israel plan to do with the Palestinians? Will they be ‘disappeared’? Does Israel seek probably to wage a ‘final solution’ sort of solution as was perpetrated against …

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Venezuela UN envoy slams Israel crimes

Venezuela UN envoy slams Israel crimes

Venezuela’s ambassador to the United Nations has lashed out at Israel over its acts of violence against Palestinians and illegal settlement activities in the occupied territories. Rafael Ramirez made the remarks on Friday during an Arria Formula meeting, which is an informal arrangement that allows the UN Security Council to be briefed about international peace and security issues. Ramirez condemned …

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