UN Special Rapporteur Falk’s Statement on Bedouin Displacement

Posted 26th July 2012, by & filed under Bedouins, Ethnic displacement, Human Rights, Itay Epshtain, Richard Falk, UN.

On the occasion of the International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People, the Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the occupied Palestinian territory, Prof. Richard Falk, called urgent attention to the plight of the Palestinian Bedouin of the occupied West Bank. “The recent unprecedented pressure by Israeli authorities and settlers to expel… Read more »

The Message of the Bulldozers

Posted 24th July 2012, by & filed under Demolitions, Human Rights, Israeli High Court of Justice.

The Israeli Committee Against House Demolitions (ICAHD) deplores this week‚s decision by the Israeli High Court of Justice against permitting judicial review for families of Palestinians who whose homes are targeted for demolition because a family member has been involved in (or even suspected of) terror attacks. True to the pattern of many years, the… Read more »