Same Old Games: After Condemning Jewish Violence Friday, Security Forces Permit it on Saturday
Tag archive for "Press release"
PRESS RELEASE | JULY 24 2015
The report of the United Nation’s Human Rights Council on the warfare during Operation Protective Edge is a reminder of the opportunity missed by the Israeli governments – the absence of an independent Israeli investigations committee. An independent investigation committee – transparent, critical and willing to take risks- tasked with examining if and when we failed in to meet our own moral standards during the fighting this past summer would have helped us improve our own moral character. Unfortunately, we are unable to see in Israel’s Foreign Ministry’s report on the fighting a product of such an investigation. Continue Reading
The Israeli High Court has dismissed a petition to restore planning rights to Palestinian villages in West Bank’s Area C
PRESS RELEASE | MAY 5 2015
Israeli state pushes court to take unusual step threatening immediate demolition of entire Palestinian village
The entire Palestinian village of Susya is in danger of demolition and expulsion. By refusing to issue an interim order preventing preemptive demolitions before their case is heard, the Israeli High Court is allowing for the demolition of the entire Palestinian village of Susya and subsequent expulsion of its 340 residents. The refusal of the State to commit to not demolishing before the conclusion of proceedings suggests it has plans to destroy the village in the near future. Continue Reading
© 2015 Rabbis for Human Rights. Powered by WordPress.