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gaza strip / human rights / news report Wednesday July 16, 2014 22:17   image 1 image
International Solidarity Movement (ISM) Update 7/16/14 -- After a night of heavy shelling in the area, the day is dawning in Gaza. The clock ticks pass 08:00; past the evacuation time the Israeli military gave to el-Wafa hospital the previous evening. read full story / add a comment
israel / human rights / news report Tuesday July 15, 2014 23:41   image 1 image
Israeli human rights organization B’Tselem has issued an information sheet stating that the interpretation presented by the Israeli forces spokesperson -- that it is enough for a person to be involved in a military activity to render his home and his neighbors’ homes legitimate military targets without having to prove any connection between his activity and the house in which he and his family live -- is unfounded and illegal. read full story / add a comment
international / human rights / news report Tuesday July 15, 2014 01:56   image 1 image
The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) has said via press statement, that the escalating violence in the Gaza Strip and Israel threatens devastating harm for children on all sides, urging restraint to protect all children. read full story / add a comment
gaza strip / human rights / news report Tuesday July 15, 2014 00:29   image 1 image
The war is now in its seventh day, the death toll is rising briskly, 17,000 people have fled Beit Lahia in the north after the threat of a land invasion, fishermen are prevented from accessing their fishing grounds, and sewer and water pipes for 70,000 people have been bombed. read full story / add a comment
gaza strip / human rights / news report Monday July 14, 2014 08:20   image 1 image
Several Palestinian civil society groups have called for an independent investigation into the Israeli bombing of the al-Mabarra Center for the Disabled in Jabalia which killed two residents and wounded four, who remain in the hospital with severe burns and shrapnel wounds. read full story / add a comment
palestine / human rights / news report Monday July 14, 2014 00:59   image 1 image
Thousands of Palestinians sought refuge at the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) for Palestinian schools, Sunday, after Israeli forces ordered them to evacuate their homes in northern Gaza, in preparation for bombing the area. Clashes continued in the West Bank area, today, as soldiers set fire to olive trees near Jenin and deny worshippers entry to Al Aqsa mosque, in occupied East Jerusalem. read full story / add a comment
international / human rights / human interest Sunday July 13, 2014 22:55   image 1 image
Yesterday, Saturday, 12th July, Jews Against Genocide (JAG) held a memorial service for Palestinian children killed by Israel in its current attack on Gaza. JAG set aflame to a pile of dolls covered in red paint at Yad Vashem, Israel’s holocaust memorial museum. JAG is a movement of Jews from all over the world, including Israelis, who are protesting against Israel’s intent to commit genocide against the non-Jewish indigenous people of Palestine. read full story / add a comment
gaza strip / human rights / news report Sunday July 13, 2014 22:03   image 2 images
The Municipality of Gaza says that the Israel's targeting of its facilities and staff is a willful crime. Gaza hospitals are straining under the pressure inflicted by Israel's current string of assaults on the Strip, and are in dire need of assistance and supplies. read full story / add a comment
gaza strip / human rights / news report Sunday July 13, 2014 19:49   image 1 image
A Norwegian doctor working at Shifa hospital, in Gaza City, told reporters that some of the injuries that wounded and killed Palestinians have experienced are consistent with the use of banned weapons by Israeli forces. read full story / add a comment
international / human rights / news report Sunday July 13, 2014 02:54   image 1 image
Amnesty International has called for a UN-mandated investigation into international violations committed during the ongoing Israeli air strikes across Gaza, including the continuing volley of "indiscriminate rocket fire" from Palestinian armed groups into Israel. It also called on the UN to immediately impose a comprehensive arms embargo on the region, with the intention of preventing further violations of international humanitarian law and human rights by parties engaged in the conflict.
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gaza strip / human rights / opinion/analysis Monday July 07, 2014 16:19   image 4 images
Corporate Watch researchers visited the Gaza Strip during November and December 2013 and carried out interviews with farmers in Beit Hanoun, Al Zaytoun, Khaza’a, Al Maghazi and Rafah, as well as with representatives from Union of Agricultural Work Committees (UAWC), Palestine Crops and the Gaza Agricultural Co-operative in Beit Lahiya. read full story / add a comment
palestine / human rights / news report Sunday July 06, 2014 03:14   image 1 image
The Ahrar Center for Detainee’s Studies and Human Rights stated in its report on Israeli violations in the first half of 2014, that Israeli soldiers have killed 35 Palestinians, in the occupied Palestinian territories. read full story / add a comment
israel / human rights / news report Friday July 04, 2014 22:57   image 1 image
Since the destruction of the cemetery compound in Al- Arakib on June 12, the residents of the village holds a persistent struggle and continue to stay in the area despite the extreme heat, the Ramadan fast that began this week and the lack of shelter from the hot sun. read full story / add a comment
palestine / human rights / news report Thursday July 03, 2014 20:45   image 1 image
In its Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territories for the week of 26 June - 2 July, 2014, the Palestinian Center for Human Rights (PCHR) found that, during the reporting period, Israeli forces killed 4 Palestinians, and wounded 31 others; 19 of them were in the West Bank while 12 others were in the Gaza Strip. read full story / add a comment
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