Month: June 2004

  • Fundamental Violation of Human Rights

    Recent events in the world – Israel, Iraq, Afghanistan, DR Congo and the Sudan have highlighted gross human right violoations. These occur so often now, are so widespread and commonplace as to be considered textbook violations. Genocide, ethnic cleansing, mass rapes and other crimes have become expected outcomes of conflict. Whilst attention is rightly focused […]

  • Marwan Barghouti

    So called justice was done today as the Israeli legal system sentenced Marwan Barghouti to five life terms AND forty years for a range of offences including attempted murder, murder and membership of a terrorist organisation. Marwan Barghouti is a key member of Fatah – the Yasser Arafat led Palestinian liberation group. An active member […]