Tag Archives: Art 76 Fourth Geneva Convention

Anti-Syria alliance seeks to hide Israeli occupation

Syrian Ambassador to the UN Bashar al-Ja’afari PressTV | Fri Apr 26, 2013 5:25AM GMT   The Israeli regime seized the Syrian territory on the strategically important Golan Heights in the 1967 war. Tel Aviv annexed the territory on December 14, 1981. Israel is also massively expanding the construction of its illegal settlements in the […]

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Hamas: Israel’s settlement drive an offence to the civilized world

[ PIC 04/12/2012 – 09:57 PM ] BEIRUT, (PIC)– Hamas movement said that Israel with its ceaseless settlement expansion in the occupied Palestinian land was challenging the international community and its laws. Hamas, in a statement on Tuesday commenting on the new Israeli plan of building 3600 housing units in occupied Jerusalem, said that the […]

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GROUNDBREAKING REPORT | How Europe helps sustain illegal Israeli settlements

The Rights Forum | Dec 4, 2012 (Translation from original Dutch resource at The Rights Forum) End of october 2012, 22 European social organisations presented the report “Trading Peace Away- How Europe helps sustain illegal Israeli settlements” The preamble of this groundbreaking report was written by Hans Van Den Broek,  former Minister of Foreign Affairs […]

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Australia summons Israel ambassador over settlements

Maan News Agency | Dec 4, 2012 CANBERRA (Reuters) — Australia summoned the Israeli ambassador on Tuesday to protest against Israel’s decision to expand Jewish settlements in East Jerusalem and the West Bank and withhold tax revenue from the Palestinian Authority. Australia’s move followed similar actions in Europe including Spain, France, Britain, Sweden and Denmark […]

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#WestBankUnderAttack | Israel says won’t retreat on settlement plan

Maan News Agency | Dec 3, 2012 JERUSALEM (Reuters) — Israel will not backtrack on a settlement expansion plan that has drawn strong international condemnation, an official in Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s office said on Monday. “Israel will continue to stand by its vital interests, even in the face of international pressure, and there […]

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