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UN Human Rights Chief Pillay's full speech

Mr. President,
Distinguished Members of the Human Rights Council,
Excellencies,

The situation in the occupied Gaza Strip is critical for the civilians living there and requires your urgent attention. Since Israel announced its military operation “Protective Edge” on 7 July, Gaza has been subjected to daily intensive bombardment from the air, land and sea, employing well over 2,100 air strikes alone. The hostilities have resulted in the deaths of more than 600 Palestinians, including at least 147 children and 74 women.

Read more: UN Human Rights Chief Pillay's full speech

   

Stop the Slaughter of Palestinian Civilians in Gaza!

Members of Veterans For Peace will deliver a letter to Israel's Embassy, 3514 International Dr. NW, Washington, D.C. 20008, at 1:30 pm Monday afternoon, July 21. The letter calls on the government of Israel to immediately halt the bombing of Palestinian civilians and to withdraw all its troops and military assets from Gaza. Colonel Ann Wright, who has visited Palestine and Israel several times, will head up the delegation. 

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It's time to condemn Israel's massacres

Open Letter to the NDP
by Independent Jewish Voices

Dear New Democratic Party of Canada,

As fellow Canadians who are concerned with human rights, we call on you to condemn Israel's murderous bombing campaign on the defenceless population of Gaza.

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#IJV strongly condemns Israel’s assault on #Gaza

OTTAWA- Independent Jewish Voices – Canada (IJV) is outraged by the Israeli assault on Gaza and condemns the attacks that have caused a rising number of Palestinian deaths.

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Radicalization of Muslim Youths in Canada

The Canadian Council of Imams has declared in the past and in numerous occasions its position and commitment to the safety and security of Canada, as per our Aug 2010 declaration published and posted on CCI website.

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ICC prosecutors focus on Canada

ICC prosecutors focus on request for investigation of Canada's 'complicity in torture' & CIA extraordinary renditions

Canada's controversial policies of transferring Afghan detainees over to the danger of torture by other nations and Canada's alleged participation in the Central Intelligence Agency's extraordinary rendition program are now being formally examined by the Office of the Prosecutor at the International Criminal Court in The Hague.

Read more: ICC prosecutors focus on Canada

   

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