Tag Archives: United Nations

Israel unleashes its diplomatic thug on the UN

Danny Danon Jonathan Cook argues that Binyamin Netanyahu’s appointment of Danny Danon as ambassador to the UN is indicative of Israel's disdain for the international community and shows it has no place for negotiations or compromise.

Israel’s stolen children: where is UNICEF Israel?

Stolen children Marianne Azizi writes on the reluctance of UNICEF’s branch in Israel to support a planned 50 mile walk to raise awareness about Israel’s stolen children – and in support of children and families worldwide.

Why we need the International Criminal Court

International Criminal Court Lawrence Davidson explains why the implications of the International Criminal Court’s preliminary investigation of Israeli war crimes during the 2014 invasion of the Gaza Strip go far beyond the Middle East.

UNICEF to investigate abuse of children’s rights in Israel

Marianne Azizi writes: There are

Palestine accession to Rome Statute and other international instruments

Nicolas Boeglin writes: On 6

Abbas’s big bluff on war crimes bid against Israel

Mahmoud Abbas options Jonathan Cook says while Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas’s resort to the UN and International Criminal Court are unlikely to end Israel’s occupation, he has no alternative other than dissolve the Palestinian Authority.

US: Palestinian quest for justice counterproductive

Exposing Israeli war crimes Stuart Littlewood examines the USA’s disgraceful rebuke of the Palestinians for seeking justice against Israel in the International Criminal Court, but wonders if Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas is up to the challenge.

For the Palestinians UN means Useless Nations

UN - Zionist lobby influence Alan Hart charts the history of subversion of the UN by the Zionist lobby, which turned into reality US President Truman's fear that Zionism would put the Security Council out of business.

US feels the heat on Palestine vote at UN 

US imprisoned by Israel Jonathan Cook says while Europe is becoming increasingly disenchanted with Israel, as shown by the growing recognitions of Palestine, US policy towards Israel is paralysed by fear of upsetting the Zionist lobby.

Netanyahu’s and Abbas’s UN speeches

Netanyahu and Abbas Uri Avnery compares Binyamin Netanyahu's and Mahmoud Abbass’s speeches at the UN General Assembly, and argues that Netanyahu was addressing “the most primitive voters in Israel” who don’t care what gentiles think.