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New campaign to try Israeli leaders in international court

New campaign to try Israeli leaders in international court

Pro-Palestinian groups to launch new campaign to have Israeli leadership tried in International Criminal Court at The Hague.

Palestinian organization blasts latest Hamas death sentences

Palestinian organization blasts death sentences

Palestinian Center for Human Rights condemns death sentences handed down to alleged Israeli spies in Gaza.

'Thousands' Sneaked Out of Gaza During Operation Protective Edge

'Thousands' Escaped Gaza During IDF Operation

Wrecked smuggling ship kills 100 Gazans en route to Italy, part of a mass exodus fleeing the Hamas enclave in recent months.

PA Human Rights Abuses Start with Hamas Flag

PA Human Rights Abuses Start with Hamas Flag

PA security forces charged with beating civilians with weapons, firing live ammo, raiding homes with no warrant.

Facebook Caves to Arab Threats Against Journalist

Facebook Caves to Arab Threats Against Journalist

Facebook has caved in to pressure from pro-Palestinian Authority activists, temporarily banning Arab journalist Khaled Abu Toameh.

PA Group Condemns WHO Conference in Jerusalem

PA Group Condemns WHO Conference in Jerusalem

A Palestinian Authority human rights organization has used a WHO regional health conference as a launching pad for political salvos.

Gaza Sentences PA Man to Hanging for 'Spying'

Gaza Sentences 'Spy' to Hanging

A Gaza military court has sentenced a 26-year-old man in Rafiah to death by hanging for “spying in favor of an enemy state.”

PA Group Condemns Storing Rockets in Populated Areas

PA Group Condemns Hamas?

Palestinian Center for Human Rights has condemned the firing of rockets at Israel from populated areas in Gaza.