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Why the Palmer Report Deserves No Deference

Israel Given Two Bites of the Apple by AUDREY BOMSE | COUNTERPUNCH Almost all the factual findings, as well as the legal analysis and conclusions of the recently leaked UN Secretary General’s Panel of Inquiry into the “Flotilla Incident” on May 31, 2010 (Palmer/Uribe Panel) directly contradict those of an earlier UN report of the […]

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Give the Palmer report the contempt it deserves

[ 04/09/2011 – 09:52 PM ] By Khalid Amayreh in Israeli-occupied Jerusalem On Friday, 2 September, a pro-Israeli body at the United Nations released a brazenly unbalanced report concluding that Israel’s four-year blockade of some 1.7 million Palestinians in the Gaza Strip was “legal” and “within the barometers of international law.” The scandalous report, dubbed […]

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