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ICJ rules Israel must stop Rafah operation, what’s next?

Posted by May 24, 2024

The International Court of Justice called on Israel to end its operation in Rafah, the southernmost town in Gaza. Over the last two weeks, Israel has reduced en

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European countries recognition of Palestine: too little too late?

Posted by May 24, 2024

Marc Lamont Hill discusses the latest move towards recognising Palestinian statehood with analyst Mouin Rabbani.On May 28th, Norway, Spain, and Ireland will off

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Former ICC chief prosecutor: ‘Netanyahu is afraid’

Posted by May 24, 2024

Luis Moreno Ocampo discusses the International Criminal Court arrest warrant requests for Israeli and Hamas leaders.As Israel’s war on Gaza keeps raging, the

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ICJ orders Israel to halt Rafah assault amid ‘immense risk’…

Posted by May 24, 2024

Judges at the top United Nations court ordered Israel to halt its offensive in the southern Gaza city of Rafah and withdraw from the enclave, in a case brought

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The ICC is not in the business of peacemaking, but…

Posted by May 23, 2024

Whenever the International Criminal Court (ICC) opens an investigation into an ongoing war, versions of the following question will inevitably be asked: Does th

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Families of Israeli captives show video of female soldiers taken…

Posted by May 23, 2024

The video released by Israeli families shows several of the young soldiers bloody and wounded near the Gaza fence on October 7.The families of five female Israe

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Is Benny Gantz a ‘centrist’ challenging Netanyahu for power in…

Posted by May 23, 2024

In his 2019 campaign for the Israeli parliament, Benny Gantz – the man many see as a likely successor to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu – put out a video

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Colombia’s Petro orders opening of embassy in West Bank’s Ramallah

Posted by May 23, 2024

Petro had recalled the Colombian ambassador from Tel Aviv, where the embassy was closed on May 3.Colombian President Gustavo Petro has ordered the opening of an

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Norway, Ireland, Spain to recognise Palestinian state

Posted by May 22, 2024

The leaders of Norway, Ireland and Spain have said their countries will formally recognise Palestine as a state next week for the sake of “peace in the Middle

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Will ICC action deepen Israel’s international isolation?

Posted by May 21, 2024

The International Criminal Court’s top prosecutor seeks arrest warrants for Israeli and Hamas leaders.In more than seven months of war, more than 35,000 Pales

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UNRWA says food distribution in Rafah suspended, citing insecurity

Posted by May 21, 2024

The UN agency for Palestinian refugees (UNRWA) says that food distribution in Gaza’s southern city of Rafah has been suspended due to a lack of supplies and i

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Israeli officials seize camera from US news agency, citing new…

Posted by May 21, 2024

Israeli officials have seized a camera and broadcasting equipment belonging to The Associated Press (AP) news agency in southern Israel, accusing the news organ

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