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Disappointed by Bibi at the UN? All over the social media Israel supporters are trumpeting that Prime Minister Netanyahu’s United Nations speech was a triumph. Am I the only one who was UNDERwhelmed?
Week 4 – Be careful what you wish for His Majesty’s government views with favour … One standard Palestinian claim is that to redeem themselves for their original sin of the Balfour Declaration of 1917 Britain is obliged to force the creation … Continue reading
UN Committee on child’s rights gets it wrong Can you imagine a treaty compliance report on a state (America, for example), written from the point-of-view of that state’s declared ideological enemy (the former Soviet Union when it was still Marxist, … Continue reading
United Nations Disengagement Observer Force We came—We saw—We left The Austrians in UNDOF have disengaged from the Golan Heights, taking 380 troops from the 1,000 man force. I guess they didn’t like what they observed. In honour of occasion Five Minutes for … Continue reading
20 December 2011 Remove Syria Now from Unesco Human Rights Committees When the campaign reaches 10,000 “Likes,” this will be submitted as a formal petition to UNESCO director-general Irina Bokova. Action items: Remove Syria Now from Unesco Human Rights Committees … Continue reading