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Can the UN Security Council Finally Wrap Its Mind Around Haiti? It’s Trying

More than 362,000 Haitians are displaced in their country as violence by armed gangs convulses the Caribbean island nation amid a government collapse, lack of a strong police force and an intervention force being long delayed to the country. A new transitional council, proposed by the Caribbean intergovernmental bloc, could stem the chaos. UNOCHA/HAITI By […]

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Palestine Never Had a Chance for Statehood, Legally Speaking, an Expert Argues

Ardi Imseis, a legal scholar and former United Nations expert, argues in a new book that the UN’s long history of managing the international legal status of Palestine has often reinforced its subjugation. Here, the territory’s flag in a battle between Palestine and Israel. WWW.STORYBOARDTHAT.COM By Darsen Hover / PassBlue Did Palestine ever have a […]

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The Israel Files: WikiLeaks Docs Show Top Hollywood Producers Working With Israel To Defend Its War Crimes

Illustration by MintPress News Editor’s note: This article originally appeared in ScheerPost as a reprint from MintPress News on September 29, 2022. We are reposting it now because of its relevance. By Alan MacLeod / MintPress News As Israel was launching a deadly assault on Gaza, killing thousands of civilians and displacing more than 100,000 people, many […]

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Western Media Concocts ‘Evidence’ UN Report On Oct 7 Sex Crimes Failed to Deliver

Israeli President Isaac Herzog and his wife Michal meet with Pramila Patten, UN Under-Secretary-General and Special Rapporteur to the UN Secretary-General on Sexual Violence in Conflict. Wikimedia Commons. By Wyatt Reed / The Grayzone On March 4, the United Nations released a report into sexual violence which has supposedly taken place amid the Israeli war on Gaza. […]

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Canada, Sweden Restore UNRWA Funds as Report Accuses Israel of Torturing Agency Staff

Palestinian charitable organizations, with European support, distribute food “takiya” to displaced people in schools in the city of Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip, on February 20, 2024. By Jon Queally / Common Dreams The governments of Canada and Sweden have announced they will resume funding for the United Nation’s agency that provides humanitarian aide […]

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‘Operation Al-Aqsa Flood’ Day 148: UN Reports at Least 14 Cases of Israel Firing on Palestinians Waiting for Aid in Gaza

A Palestinian woman holds up a peace sign amid ruins. Photo from Pixabay by Hosny Salah from August 29, 2023. By Anna Lekas Miller / Mondoweiss Casualties 30,320+ killed* and at least 71,533 wounded in the Gaza Strip. 380+ Palestinians killed in the occupied West Bank and East Jerusalem Israel revises its estimated October 7 […]