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Britain Aghast At ECHR's Decision On Abu Qatada

A preacher suspected of bombings in Jordan will soon be free in Britain because the European Court of Human Rights blocked his deportation.Amiel Ungar, 1/19/2012, 5:43 AM

Egyptians Protest Gov't Raid on NGOs

The Egyptian Social Democratic Party called for a demonstration Monday night to protest last week's raid on a group of pro-democracy NGOs. Chana Ya'ar, 1/2/2012, 8:21 PM

Assad Making Observer Mission a 'Mockery'

The 88-member Arab Parliament has called for the Arab League to withdraw its observers from Syria saying it is 'giving Assad a cover'Gabe Kahn., 1/2/2012, 6:23 PM

Syrian Army Defectors Kill Loyalist Troops

Clashes at dawn between Syrian Army defectors and government loyalist troops left 27 soldiers and security personnel dead on Thursday.Chana Ya'ar, 12/15/2011, 10:25 AM

Dealers Suffer from Car Glut in Gaza

It's a small region -- and car dealers in Gaza are complaining that the market is becoming glutted. Chana Ya'ar, 12/7/2011, 3:03 PM

UN Says Syria Guilty of Crimes against Humanity

A United Nations human rights panel accuses Syria of committing war crimes in its brutal suppression of the Arab Spring uprising. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/29/2011, 9:24 AM

Syria Approved for UNESCO Human Rights Ctes

UNESCO's executive board has unanimously approved Syria's membership on two human rights committees.Chana Ya'ar, 11/24/2011, 1:36 PM

Bahrain Admits "Excessive Force" During Unrest

Bahrain's government admitted excessive force and prisoner mistreatment during unrest in the kingdom earlier this year.Gabe Kahn., 11/21/2011, 11:01 PM

Egypt: Man Gets Jail for Facebook Posts

Despite hopes for freedom, Egypt continues to jail citizens for “insulting Islam.” Man gets jail, hard labor for Facebook posts.Maayana Miskin, 10/23/2011, 8:47 PM

Humanitarian Aid Flowing to Gaza Via Israel

Gaza continues to receive tons of humanitarian supplies via Israel while spending its money to reward terrorists for murdering Israelis.Chana Ya'ar, 10/23/2011, 7:38 PM

Syrian Death Toll Rises to More than 2,900

The death toll in Syria has risen to 2,900 since the start of the anti-government grassroots uprising seven months ago, the U.N. reports.Chana Ya'ar, 10/6/2011, 8:09 PM

Cameron Takes Aim at Immigration, Rights Policies

British prime minister David Cameron said he wants to scrap the Human Rights Act and cancel citizenship for foreign workers.Gabe Kahn., 10/4/2011, 9:16 PM

PA Residents: Where are 'Human Rights'?

PA Arabs rally against wave of detentions, ask where human rights groups are when PA oppresses its people.Maayana Miskin, 8/12/2011, 1:32 PM

Video: Arab Human Rights Denied

While the PA claims that Israel violates the Arabs' human rights, a new video shows who really does so: their Arab cousins.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/29/2011, 9:15 PM

Iran Executing Dissidents Daily

Human rights group say Iran is executing nearly two people per day, many in secret, to quell dissent.Gabe Kahn., 7/12/2011, 10:20 PM

Blockade? Aid Flows to Gaza

The IDF oversees the shipment of 6,000 tons of food, fuel, goods and material to Gaza every day as flotilla leaders allege a “blockade” exists.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/29/2011, 12:14 AM

Assad Forms Dialogue C'tee

Syrian President Assad forms a committee to set up bases for a national dialogue, releases political prisoners.Elad Benari, 6/2/2011, 4:43 AM

Syria Stops Water for Civilians

Syria, a candidate for the UN Human Rights Council, cuts off water and electricity to the city of Dara'a, near Jordan. Army seals border. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 4/27/2011, 9:35 AM

UK Gets Prison Vote Deadline

The European Human Rights Court quashed a British appeal and set a deadline for prisoner voting.Amiel Ungar, 4/14/2011, 9:17 AM

IDF Sends Food, Supplies to Gaza

Despite ongoing attacks, the IDF has continued its policy of transferring food, medicine, and other items to GazaDavid Lev, 4/12/2011, 9:18 PM

Israel Rewards Hamas

Hamas still holds Gilad Shalit and cancels another ceasefire, but Israel allows transfer of material for Gaza homes and schools.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 4/4/2011, 10:18 AM

Doctors Save Gaza Child

A two-year-old girl from Gaza is recovering well following life-saving surgery at Rambam Hospital.Maayana Miskin, 2/24/2011, 4:18 AM

LatmaTV: Terrorists and Rights

Latma, winner of IMW's 2011 Media Criticism Prize, has suicide terrorists joining human rights group, criticizing attempts to investigate funding.INN Staff, 1/17/2011, 9:40 PM

IDF to Help Arab Civilians

The IDF is ready for the media and international criticism during the next war by training officers to help civilians during fighting.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/28/2010, 3:45 PM

Attacks on Jews, Aid to Gaza

Rock attacks on Jewish drivers continue in Judea and Samaria, while Arabs in Gaza received thousands of tons of humanitarian aid supplies as usual.Chana Ya'ar, 12/23/2010, 6:28 PM

Israel Treats 180,000 PA Arabs

180,000 PA Arabs were treated in Israeli hospitals last year, IDF Civil Administration reports.Maayana Miskin, 11/27/2010, 8:22 PM

Carter a 'No Show' in Gaza

Former US President Jimmy Carter bowed out at the last minute and inexplicably did not join the global Elders group in touring Gaza from Egypt.Chana Ya'ar, 10/17/2010, 2:48 PM

Aid to Gaza Despite Rocket Fire

Hundreds of tons of construction materials are delivered to Gaza along with more humanitarian aid, even as its terrorists fire rockets at Israel.Chana Ya'ar, 9/14/2010, 5:58 PM

Justice Holds Up Classrooms

Human Rights group furious with Deputy Attorney General for delaying building of 23 classrooms.Gil Ronen, 8/4/2010, 8:30 PM

Gaza Mall Sells 'Zionist' Goods

As Hamas leaders complain Israel is causing poverty, a new luxury mall opens in Gaza, complete with air conditioning, Israeli and foreign goods. Maayana Miskin, 7/19/2010, 4:55 PM

Disband Leftist Justice Min.Team

NGOs meeting Attorney General to claim team headed by Shai Nitzan hounds Jewish communities.Gil Ronen, 7/7/2010, 8:20 PM

US Praise for 'New Deal' in Gaza

The US is singing praises of Israel’s new “positive” Gaza policy: an import list that defines only what is prohibited.Hana Levi Julian, 7/6/2010, 11:18 AM

Aid to Gaza, Attacks on Israel

Humanitarian aid continues to flow into Gaza despite the stepped-up rocket attacks on southern Israeli communities emanating from the region.Hana Levi Julian, 7/1/2010, 1:30 PM

The Week's Assistance to Gaza

Last week more than 12,000 tons of humanitarian aid and more than a million tons of fuel were delivered to Gaza.Hana Levi Julian , 6/17/2010, 12:27 PM

Blair: Israel to Ease Blockade

Israel has agreed to ease its blockade of the material and goods into Gaza but will continue its maritime blockade.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/14/2010, 6:45 PM

Gaza vs. Global Village

Gazans’ life expectancy is well above average; infant mortality rates are far higher in famine-plagued countries, but world aid pours in to PA. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/9/2010, 2:44 PM

Obama Aid to Gaza to Help Hamas

Obama’s balancing act: More aid to Gaza but not to Hamas, ease blockade without hurting Israel or PA, smooth Abbas’s feathers over flotilla clash.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/9/2010, 10:01 AM

Photos: ‘Myth of Siege of Gaza’

An Israeli study explodes the "myth of the siege of Gaza. The Washington Post reports: Pharmacies look as well-supplied as a typical Rite Aid.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/9/2010, 8:28 AM

Hamas Refuses Flotilla Aid

Supplies carried aboard the Gaza flotilla and unloaded in Ashdod are waiting for Hamas – but the terrorist group hasn't come to pick them up.Yoni Kempinski, 6/8/2010, 8:47 AM

Video: Free Gaza – from Hamas

A “Free Gaza- from Hamas” video intersperses its terror with evidence of plenty of food and merchandise. Hamas still blocking humanitarian aid.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/7/2010, 7:03 PM

Gaza Aid Only for Hamas Backers

Hamas is using its stranglehold on Gaza to prevent humanitarian aid from reaching supporters of the rival Fatah party, Der Spiegel reports.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/6/2010, 1:21 PM

Aid to Gaza: No One Denied Care

No PA Arab in Gaza has been denied medical care in Israel, officials say – but if the PA prevents access, there is nothing Israel can do.Hana Levi Julian, 5/26/2010, 3:54 PM

'Gaza Aid Masks Political Aims'

Israel says organizers of a flotilla hoping to force its way into Gaza want to promote a political agenda, rather than offer aid.Hana Levi Julian and Yoni Kempinski, 5/25/2010, 5:35 PM

Israeli Assistance to Gaza

More than 14,000 tons of humanitarian aid were delivered to Gaza residents last week through the various crossings with Israel.Hana Levi Julian, 5/20/2010, 1:55 PM

May 9: Week's Assistance to Gaza

More than 17,000 tons of humanitarian aid were transferred to Gaza last week through the various crossings with Israel.Hana Levi Julian, 5/12/2010, 9:53 AM

The Week's Assistance to Gaza

An official ban on commercial trade with Israel has not stopped Gaza from accepting weekly deliveries of thousands of tons of humanitarian aid.Hana Levi Julian, 4/27/2010, 10:23 AM

The Week's Assistance to Gaza

More than 17,000 tons of humanitarian aid were delivered to Gaza from Israel last week through the various crossings.Hana Levi Julian, 4/21/2010, 9:30 AM

Death Penalty Back in Gaza

Hamas defies Abbas by bringing back the death penalty without Fatah's authorization. Two killed for allegedly assisting Israel.Maayana Miskin, 4/15/2010, 8:30 PM

Gaza Groups Condemn Misfire

Gaza human rights organizations angered by rocket that accidentally hit Arabs, not Jews.Maayana Miskin, 4/9/2010, 4:04 PM

This Week's Aid to Gaza

Last week Israel allowed some 500 Gaza Arabs and 10,000 Arabs in Judea and Samaria to enter pre-1967 Israel in order to visit their families.Hana Levi Julian, 4/7/2010, 2:50 PM

Muslim Congressman Visits Gaza

The first Muslim in Congress visited Gaza, being careful to avoid Hamas and vowing to prove to colleagues the “disaster caused by Israel.”Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 4/6/2010, 1:58 PM

Israeli Humanitarian Aid to Gaza

More than 13,000 tons of humanitarian aid made their way into Gaza last week as Egypt continues to keep its border shut.Hana Levi Julian, 3/17/2010, 11:45 AM

France: Free Syrian Rights Atty

French Prime Minister Francois Fillon intervenes to persuade the Syrian government to free 43-year-old human rights attorney Mohannad al-Hassani.Hana Levi Julian, 2/21/2010, 12:10 PM

Gaza Website: No Shortages

A Tale of Two Gazas: An Arabic-language site showed a world of plenty for Arabs celebrating a recent festival; its English site focused on misery. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/28/2009, 12:52 AM

'Viva Palestina' - No Shortcuts

Egypt blocked a leftist British convoy headed for Gaza from taking a shortcut through Sinai. The 'Viva Palestina' leftists are stuck at Aqaba.Hana Levi Julian, 12/27/2009, 2:20 PM

Red Line Drawn at Green Line

Activists have drawn the ‘red line’ at the Green Line to ban a Yesha rights newspaper at a march on behalf of people’s’ rights. “It’s propaganda.”Tzvi Ben Gedlyahu, 12/13/2009, 6:33 PM

Surprise Support for Israel

The founder of Human Rights Watch has castigated his own group for ignoring Israel’s freedoms as well as “brutal and autocratic” Arab regimes.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/20/2009, 7:12 PM