In Rush to Strike Syria, U.S. Tried to Derail U.N. Probe

In Rush to Strike Syria, U.S. Tried to Derail U.N. Probe

After initially insisting that Syria give United Nations investigators unimpeded access to the site of an alleged nerve gas attack, the administration of President Barack Obama reversed its position on Sunday and tried unsuccessfully to get the U.N. to call off its...
Gaza’s viability at stake – Reuters

Gaza’s viability at stake – Reuters

GENEVA (Reuters) – A United Nations human rights investigator accused Israel on Monday of imposing collective punishment on 1.75 million Palestinians living in the Gaza Strip and said that the enclave’s viability was at stake. Both Israel and its close...
The Demonization of Richard Falk

The Demonization of Richard Falk

The Zionist organization UN Watch has cited a commentary by Professor Richard Falk on the Boston bombings in a letter to U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon demanding that that Prof. Falk be reprimanded for it. Prof. Falk, who serves as the United Nations Special...
Ending the crime of silence: the RToP

Ending the crime of silence: the RToP

Ending the crime of silence: the Russell Tribunal on Palestine Researcher for the Media Review Network, Suraya Dadoo, attended the New York session of the Russell Tribunal. Encouraging citizens to demand justice from their governments and the UN was the main message...