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Schabas Admits 'I Don't Respect Israeli Leaders'

Schabas Admits 'I Don't Respect Israeli Leaders'

In interview following resignation over PLO work, UN 'war crimes' probe head slams 'childish' Israeli reaction and targets Netanyahu.Ari Yashar, 04/02/2015 09:17
State Dept.: UN Gaza Commission is 'One-Sided'

State Dept.: UN Gaza Commission is 'One-Sided'

State Department spokeswoman says Washington "remains concerned" about UN's probe of Israel even after Schabas quit.Elad Benari, 04/02/2015 03:13
UN Replaces Schabas with Goldstone Report Judge

UN Replaces Schabas with Goldstone Report Judge

After 'war crimes' probe head resigns over work with PLO, his place is filled by NY judge who was on discredited committee against Israel.Ari Yashar, 03/02/2015 20:37
PLO Says Israel is 'Defaming' UN War Crimes Probe

PLO Says Israel is 'Defaming' UN War Crimes Probe

Israel calls to shelve Gaza 'war crimes' investigation after head resigns over work for PLO; PLO says Israel 'discrediting, intimidating.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/02/2015 17:18
'UN Probe Like Cain Investigating Abel's Murder'

'UN Probe Like Cain Investigating Abel's Murder'

Liberman welcomes resignation of UN 'war crimes' probe head, but says findings of 'prejudiced' UNHRC will not be different due to it.Ari Yashar, 03/02/2015 16:01
After Schabas, Watchdog Demands UN Probe Itself

After Schabas, Watchdog Demands UN Probe Itself

The UN should launch an immediate investigation into corruption and immorality in its own ranks, says NGO Monitor.Gil Ronen, 03/02/2015 14:03
Netanyahu: Block UNHRC Gaza Report

Netanyahu: Block UNHRC Gaza Report

After the resignation of committee head Schabas, Prime Minister says the committee's report should go unpublished.Gil Ronen, 03/02/2015 09:19
Head of UN's Gaza Probe Resigns

Head of UN's Gaza Probe Resigns

William Schabas resigns as head of the UN commission probing Israel's actions in Gaza, citing Israeli allegations of bias.Elad Benari, 03/02/2015 00:44
'Goldstone 2' Probe Prevented from Entering Israel

'Goldstone 2' Probe Prevented from Entering Israel

Members of UNHRC 'Schabas Commission' prevented from entering the country as Israel says it won't cooperate with 'biased' probe.Ari Soffer, 12/11/2014 21:39
The UN is Unworthy of Shining Israel's Shoes

The UN is Unworthy of Shining Israel's Shoes

So Schabas is going to investigate? Ban Ki Moon will punish Israel for hitting rocket-infested schools? Giulio Meotti, 11/09/2014 07:57
Schabas: I Don't Hate Israel

Schabas: I Don't Hate Israel

“Even if Spiderman was heading the probe, [Israel] would’ve attacked him,” claims Professor William Schabas.Elad Benari, 11/09/2014 00:13
Israel's UN Envoy: Condemn Hamas, Not Israel

Israel's UN Envoy: Condemn Hamas, Not Israel

Ambassador Prosor: Schabas appointment to head Gaza inquiry is like "choosing Count Dracula to run a blood bank."Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/08/2014 02:45
Akunis: How Can Schabas be Taken Seriously?

Akunis: How Can Schabas be Taken Seriously?

Likud MK dismisses UN's probe on Gaza, points out the anti-Israel stance of the head of the panel, William Schabas.Elad Benari, 18/08/2014 07:22
Watch Schabas on Netanyahu: 'Greatest Threat'

Watch Schabas on Netanyahu: 'Greatest Threat'

UN Gaza probe leader caught on tape with anti-Israel bias again, this time slamming PM in 2010 at 'lawfare' conference.Ari Yashar, 17/08/2014 17:51
NY Senator Demands UNHRC Dismiss Schabas

NY Senator Demands UNHRC Dismiss Schabas

Sen. Charles Schumer says he will push for the U.S. to cut its financial support for UNHRC if Schabas heads Gaza inquiry.Elad Benari, 17/08/2014 07:02
Netanyahu: UN Grants Legitimacy to Terrorists

Netanyahu: UN Grants Legitimacy to Terrorists

UNHRC overlooks massacres committed by Hamas, IS, in favor of investigating Israel for defending itself against rocket attacks from Gaza.AFP, Arutz Sheva, 13/08/2014 18:45
Schabas: 'Twist Things' to Get Israel in the Dock

Schabas: 'Twist Things' to Get Israel in the Dock

'With a bit of luck and by twisting things and maneuvering we can get them before the courts,' said UN investigator in 2013.Gil Ronen, 13/08/2014 17:06
UN's Schabas Doesn't Deny Double Standard

UN's Schabas Doesn't Deny Double Standard

'There are a lot of double standards in the international level,' says professor who is to probe Israel's Gaza campaign.Gil Ronen, 13/08/2014 15:55
UN Comm. on Israel 'Like IS Religious Tolerance'

UN Comm. on Israel 'Like IS Religious Tolerance'

Israeli Ambassador to UN Ron Prosor slams 'war crimes' committee headed by anti-Israel prof., suggests adding Assad as member.Uzi Baruch, Ari Yashar, 13/08/2014 09:48