‘Israel has lost even pretense of respect for international law’ – expelled HRW official to RT — Prepare For Change – November 30, 2019

(Prepare For Change)  A top Human Rights Watch official recently deported from Israel spoke to RT about his expulsion, warning that the world will hear about more rights abuses in the occupied Palestinian lands if it doesn’t act.
Omar Shakir, an American citizen and Human Rights Watch (HRW) director for Israel and Palestine, was deported earlier this week under the pretext of calling for a boycott of the Jewish state. He told RT that evicting a HRW official for his professional activity was a telling move. →

Read more & video RT News: “Dangerous precedent’: Israel court upholds deportation order on HRW chief” (2:54) via  — Prepare For Change

Trump Administration Imposes Visa Ban on ICC Staff Probing US War Crimes — March 16, 2019

By Jessica Corbett

Human rights defenders expressed outrage on Friday after Secretary of State Mike Pompeo revealed that the Trump administration is revoking or denying visas for any International Criminal Court (ICC) personnel who try to investigate or prosecute U.S. officials or key allies for potential war crimes.

Read more & video: “Secretary Pompeo Delivers Remarks to the Media” (7:16): Trump Administration Imposes Visa Ban on ICC Staff Probing US War Crimes