UN Human Rights Council Accuses Israel of War Crimes in Gaza — The Anti-Media – March 23, 2019

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(ANTIWAR.COM) — In a 23-8 vote, the UN Human Rights Council voted Friday to endorse a report on Israel’s treatment protests along the Gaza Strip, which determined that the government’s actions amounted to war crimes against civilians in Gaza.

The report itself was published in late February, and found that Israel intentionally shot both children and journalists in the Gaza Strip during those protests. They noted that 154 out of 183 people killed at the time had been unarmed.

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UN Council: Israel Intentionally Shot Children and Journalists in Gaza — The Anti-Media – February 28, 2019

(ANTIWAR.COM) — Israel is furious at the UN Human Rights Council most of the time, but they are particularly furious whenever the body offers a report, as Israel tends to violate a lot of human rights. In this case, the council has announced an “independent inquiry” into the protests at the Gaza border.

Every Friday, for months now, Palestinian protesters have rallied near the Gaza border to protest the Israeli blockade. Every Friday, Israel shoots a large number of people. The investigation ruled that there are “reasonable grounds” to believe Israel violated international lawRead more

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Saudi Arabia Threatens Countries Who Want Them Held Accountable for Yemen Crimes — September 27, 2017

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Saudi Arabia reportedly sent letter to two unidentified countries saying they may cut off trade with those who vote for human rights resolution. (MEE) — Saudi Arabia issued a threat towards the UN Human Rights Council that if a proposed resolution were to pass, the country may limit trade and diplomatic ties with those who vote in…Read more

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