Archives for posts with tag: Palestinians

07-14-GazaOver 33 children killed in Gaza UNICEF reports, highlighting the negative impact violence has on children both physically and psychologically. UNRWA expressed particular concern about the numbers of women, children, & people with disabilities among the victims — 174+ lives lost, 1,100+ injured.

http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=48267#.U8aq4ZRX-uY

UN Official Calls for Immediate Halt to Demolitions in East Jerusalem

Demolished building in At Tur – which included 2 apartments, mosque & medical centre – displaced a family of 7 refugees, including 5 children, & directly affected 24 other Palestinians, including 10 children.

Is Iran Nuclear Deal Good for Peace & Change? By, Ambassador Muhamed Sacirbey

While the deal may still be unproven in curbing an Iranian nuclear bomb, will it prove more effective in bringing closer a new Iranian revolution or at least evolution?

ImageBlog Report: ROMNEY INSULTS A PEOPLE, NEGATES PEACE & UNDERMINES RESPECT FOR US, By Ambassador Mo
Undermining Israelis, Palestinians & Americans seeking peaceful solutions, Romney places his credibility into Humpty-Dumpty image.
Comments on Palestinians & Middle East peace may be overshadowed by comments on 47% of Americans he has written-off as free-loaders because they don’t pay Federal taxes. It’s unfair to lump senior-citizens & working class Americans struggling on minimum wage with more than one job & children to support into the 47%.
http://diplomaticallyincorrect.org/blog_post/romney-insults-a-people-negates-peace-undermines-respect-for-us/56308

Blog Report: ROMNEY INSULTS A PEOPLE, NEGATES PEACE & UNDERMINES RESPECT FOR US, By Ambassador Mo
Undermining Israelis, Palestinians & Americans seeking peaceful solutions, Romney places his credibility into Humpty-Dumpty image.
Comments on Palestinians & Middle East peace may be overshadowed by comments on 47% of Americans he has written-off as free-loaders because they don’t pay Federal taxes. It’s unfair to lump senior-citizens & working class Americans struggling on minimum wage with more than one job & children to support into the 47%.
http://diplomaticallyincorrect.org/blog_post/romney-insults-a-people-negates-peace-undermines-respect-for-us/56308Image

Blog Report: RULE OF LAW MEANINGLESS WITHOUT ACCESS? By Ambassador Mo
Women & girls, Bosnians, Indigenous People, & Palestinians — Justice is only a theory unless all persons can access it through rule of law. “The rule of law is meaningless for people living in poverty without effective access to justice, which is a human right in itself, & essential for tackling poverty. –MORE–
http://diplomaticallyincorrect.org/blog_post/rule-of-law-meaningless-without-access/55989Image

ImageBlog Report: JERUSALEM EXPULSIONS PROTESTED BY UN HUMAN RIGHTS/REFUGEE OFFICIALS, By Ambassador Mo
Evictions of Palestinians from their homes & properties in occupied territory contravene international law, including the Fourth Geneva Convention, & should cease,” said Maxwell Gaylard, who serves as Deputy Special Coordinator as well as Humanitarian Coordinator for the occupied Palestinian territory. Two Palestinian families have joined an extended list of those deprived of their multi-generational homes. –More–
http://diplomaticallyincorrect.org/blog_post/jerusalem-expulsions-protested-by-un-human-rightsrefugee-officials/50771

ImageISRAEL BLOCKS UN HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL, By Ambassador Mo
Israel’s Government has locked out UN Human Rights Council Commission of Inquiry, just like those appointed for Libya and now Syria, appointed to investigate alleged violations of Palestinian rights within the West Bank by expanding settlements. The impact upon the Palestinians is real in land still recognized as theirs under international law. –More–
http://diplomaticallyincorrect.org/films/blog_post/israel-boycotts-un-human-rights-council/48417