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UN says Israeli use of bombs in civilian areas probably violated laws of war

Stars and Stripes 20 Jun 2024
human rights office said Wednesday that Israel “may have repeatedly violated” the laws of war by using massive explosives on densely populated areas in the Gaza Strip during the first months of the fighting.

Calls for accountability grow over October 7 failures, but Israel’s leadership is unlikely to act

CNN 20 Jun 2024
Months later, struggling to get cooperation from the Prime Minister’s Office and the Israeli military, Englman wrote in a letter to the Prime Minister’s Office and the IDF chief of staff that his duty ...

Israel army spokesman says Hamas can’t be eliminated

Gulf Today 20 Jun 2024
Israel's top army spokesman said Wednesday that Hamas cannot be eliminated, prompting a knee-jerk reaction from the government which quickly reiterated it remains committed to the Palestinian group's destruction.

Israeli army spokesperson: Hamas cannot be eliminated

Khaama Press 20 Jun 2024
However, the Israeli Prime Minister’s office quickly rejected these statements, emphasizing Israel’s commitment to the destruction of Hamas ... The current conflict in Gaza began with a Hamas attack on Israel on October 7 last year.

UN denounces Israel’s repeated use of heavy bombs in congested Gaza Strip

The Daily Tribune - Bahrain 20 Jun 2024
In a fresh report, immediately slammed by Israel as deeply biased, the United Nations rights office provided details on the six attacks, which it said were emblematic of a concerning pattern.

Today in Israeli History: June 21 – June 27

The American Israelite 20 Jun 2024
recognition of Israel in May 1948 and served as Israel’s first ambassador to the United States, dies in Jerusalem at age 86 ... He became Israel’s ambassador to the United Kingdom in 1952 and served as the president of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

Israel’s military spokesman says Hamas ‘cannot be eliminated’

The Siasat Daily 20 Jun 2024
It is rooted in the hearts of the people — whoever thinks we can eliminate Hamas is wrong,” said the IDF officer from Israel ... UN High Commissioner warns of ‘full-scale’ Israel-Lebanon war.

U.N. Accuses Israel of Systematically Violating the Laws of War in Gaza

Democracy Now 20 Jun 2024
Human Rights Office has accused Israel of systematically violating the laws of war by using heavy bombs to destroy civilian infrastructure in densely populated areas of Gaza ... The crossing has been closed since Israel seized the area in early May.

Israel approves plans for offensive against Hezbollah

ECNS 20 Jun 2024
The Israeli threat raised the fears of the Palestinian leadership and United Nations human rights chief Volker Turk, who called for the de-escalation of violence along the Israel-Lebanon border to avert a full-scale war.

Israel is on the brink of

The Daily Mail 20 Jun 2024
Israel is on the brink of a 'full-scale war with Hezbollah', an ex-IDF intelligence officer has chillingly warned ... 'Israel has managed to continuously attack Hezbollah commanders, military infrastructure and fighters,' Melamed said.

Thomas Friedman: American leaders should stop debasing themselves on Israel

Pioneer Press 20 Jun 2024
“The Israel We Knew Is Gone.” It was meant to be a warning flare about just how radical this coalition is ... Israel’s relatively small combat officer corps has been so ground down, I cannot imagine how it could sustain a war in Lebanon.

Israel army says operational plans for Lebanon offensive ‘approved’

Dawn 20 Jun 2024
The sign-off came as Israeli Foreign Minister Israel Katz earlier warned Hezbollah that it would be destroyed in the event of a “total war” between the two ... according to a statement from his office.

Hezbollah threatens Israel after military says Lebanon offensive ready

Independent online (SA) 20 Jun 2024
Hezbollah on Wednesday said none of Israel would be spared in a war, after Israel said it had approved plans for a Lebanon offensive, stoking fears of the Gaza conflict spreading ... Israel has not commented on the report.'Drastic deterioration' in aid.

Israel approves plan to import 92,000 foreign workers

Beijing News 20 Jun 2024
Tel Aviv [Israel], June 20 (ANI/TPS). Seeking to address a labour shortage, Israeli officials approved a quota of 92,000 foreign workers to fill jobs in agriculture, industry, hotels and restaurants, the Prime Minister's Office announced on Tuesday.

GPS glitches from warzone ‘manageable’, electronics official says

CyprusMail 20 Jun 2024
GPS systems being affected in Cyprus due to the conflicts in Israel cannot be avoided, however the situation is so far “manageable”. Senior officer of electronic communications at the deputy ministry ...

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