Posted in Israel Palestine

A Jewish pogrom – Israeli settler violence against Palestinians reaches new level

[+972 Magazine] ““All of a sudden I heard glass shatter and then all the children screaming from the other room….

Posted in Israel Palestine

Hundreds of Israeli Jews and Arabs, and Palestinians protest together in Sheikh Jarrah and West Bank

[The Jerusalem Post] “Hundreds of Jews and Arabs gathered in the east Jerusalem neighborhood of Sheikh Jarrah on Friday in…

Posted in Israel Palestine

Video: John Oliver explains Israeli–Palestinian conflict, accuses Israel of a “f***ing war crime”

[ The Daily Beast, Newsweek, John Oliver] “On Sunday night, John Oliver dedicated the opening portion of his late-night program Last Week Tonight to…

Posted in Israel Palestine

Israeli forces attack Palestinian worshipers in Al-Aqsa Mosque; imminent evictions and armed settlers in Sheikh Jarrah

[Mondoweiss] “Hundreds of Palestinians were injured and dozens were hospitalized on Friday night across the city of Jerusalem, as Israeli…

Posted in Israel Palestine USA

How the US has enabled Israeli extremism and anti-Palestinian violence

[Foreign Policy] “Two weeks ago, Jerusalem was rocked by violence as bands of Jewish Israeli extremists rampaged through Palestinian neighborhoods of East…

Posted in Israel Palestine

American Israeli settler wants to take over Palestinian home: “If I don’t steal it, someone else will”

[Al Jazeera] “Video captures Palestinian woman confronting Jewish settler in her family home in occupied East Jerusalem’s Sheikh Jarrah.” “The…

Posted in Israel Palestine

‘It is a Nakba’: about the forced evictions in Sheikh Jarrah, East Jerusalem

[Mondoweiss] “In a matter of just two weeks, six Palestinian families, numbering 27 people, will be thrown out of their…

Posted in Israel Palestine

UN Report: substantial rise in Israeli settler violence against Palestinians; illegal evictions in East Jerusalem

[Al Jazeera] “The United Nations human rights experts have warned that violence, including assaults and property destruction, by Israeli settlers…

Posted in UK

Northern Ireland “ethnic cleansing”: UVF denies involvement in riots but allegedly ordered removal of Catholic families

[Business Post, Belfast Telegraph] “More than 70 police officers have been injured in the riots that spread across mostly loyalist…

Posted in Myanmar

Amnesty International: Rohingya armed group ARSA massacred Hindus in Myanmar

[Amnesty International] “A Rohingya armed group [Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army or ARSA] brandishing guns and swords is responsible for at…

Posted in Myanmar

Change in Tone: The Irrawaddy, other ‘democratic’ media promote hate and fake news

[Financial Times] “The military’s rampage against the Rohingya last year was without Aung San Suu Kyi’s apparent consent or prior…

Posted in Bangladesh Myanmar

International Court: Myanmar guilty of genocide against Kachin, Rohingya, other ethnic groups

[The Daily Star] “A seven-member panel [of the international Permanent Peoples’ Tribunal] announced the verdict yesterday after considering documentary and…

Posted in Myanmar

Assault on Burma’s Rohingya minority: ‘A Genocide in the Making’

[Foreign Policy] “Last fall, Burmese voters elected their first democratic government in half a century. That inspired hope that the…

Posted in Serbia USA

Serbian President Milosevic’s secret police chief was death squad leader AND top CIA agent

[The Herald] “THE late President Milosevic’s secret police chief and organiser of Serb death squads during the genocidal ethnic cleansing…

Posted in Myanmar

Burmese army accused of war crimes against ethnic minorities

[BBC] “A report on Burma alleging mass murder and rape by soldiers is to form the basis of an appeal…