Violence / Attacks / Suppression of protests / Detentions — West Bank and Jerusalem Israeli forces shoot, kill Palestinian teen near Ramallah RAMALLAH (Ma‘an) 31 July — Israeli forces shot
By: Setsyoufree | Comments: 23 | Views: 8863 | Votes: 3 | Shared: 0
Location: Palestinian Territory | Leaked: Aug-2-2015 in Other Middle East
An analysis of an Israeli assault in the Gaza Strip following the capture of one of its forces during last year's war in the Palestinian territory shows "strong evidence" of war crimes, Amnesty
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Leaked: Jul-29-2015 in Other News
http://foreignpolicy.com/2015/06/30/assad-goes-on-spinning-as-syria-burns/ ****Assad Goes on Spinning as Syria Burns**** As the country collapses, state media remains bizarrely upbeat.
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Location: Syria | Leaked: Jul-1-2015 in Syria
by Richard Falk Richard Falk is professor of international law at Princeton University and the UN's special rapporteur on the Palestinian territories. The Israeli airstrikes on the Gaza Strip re
Mads Gilbert, a Norwegian doctor in Gaza, tells Sky News that the number of civilians injured and killed in Gaza proves that Israel is deliberately attacking the population.
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Leaked: Jan-5-2009 in News, Middle East
Israel aimed to 'cleanse' Gaza neighbourhoods in 2008 invasion, Soldiers ordered to use 'Disproportionate Force'
Israel aimed to 'cleanse' Gaza neighbourhoods in 2008 invasion, Soldiers ordered to use 'Disproportionate Force' Israel's controversial invasion of Gaza deliberately aimed to "cleanse" Palestinian
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Leaked: Jan-24-2011 in Middle East
Russia's lightning war against Georgia looks like a military triumph: An armada of Russian tanks easily crushed Georgia's modest army in a show of muscle intended to punish its U.S.-allied neighbor, s
Coming soon to your local sheriff: 18-ton, armor-protected military fighting vehicles with gun turrets and bulletproof glass that were once the U.S. answer to roadside bombs during the Iraq war.
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Location: United States | Leaked: Nov-24-2013 in Regional News
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-11393836 Israel's military broke international laws during its raid on a Gaza-bound aid flotilla, a UN Human Rights Council investigation says. The th
By: Xenophon | Comments: 27 | Views: 10270 | Votes: 0 | Shared: 0
Leaked: Sep-22-2010 in Middle East
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip – Israel widened its deadliest-ever air offensive against Gaza's Hamas rulers Sunday, pounding smuggling tunnels and a central prison, sending more tanks and artillery toward t
Egypt’s 2013 military coup killed hundreds of unarmed protesters as it overthrew the elected Muslim Brotherhood of Mohamed Morsi. The coup had the support of Saudi Arabia and Israel which assured th
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Location: United States | Leaked: Apr-23-2015 in Other News, Politics, Syria, Other Middle East
Weapons Transfers and Violations of the Laws of War in Turkey ACKNOWLEDGMENTS This report was researched and written by James Ron, a consultant to the Human Rights Watch Arms Project. The report is
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Location: Turkey | Leaked: Oct-25-2011 in Regional News