(AP) - The U.N.'s human rights office says three men recently sentenced to
death in the Palestinian territory of Gaza were executed unlawfully. A
spokesman for U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay says the men
(AP) - Israel's military prosecutor dropped a manslaughter charge against a
soldier initially suspected of killing a Palestinian woman and her daughter
during Israel's war against Gaza militants nearly four years ago, a defense
ISTANBUL - (AP) A summit for a 20-member
security group for the Asian region kicked off Monday in Istanbul with Turkey
seeking to condemn Israel for a raid that killed nine Turks on a
pro-Palestinian aid flotilla that had attempted to break the blockade...
PARIS (AP) - French President Nicolas Sarkozy's office
says he has urged Israel's prime minister to accept an international inquiry
into the deadly raid on a Gaza-bound aid flotilla.
Sarkozy and Benjamin Netanyahu spoke by telephone Sunday...
JERUSALEM - (AP) A defiant Israel enforced its
3-year-old blockade of Hamas-ruled Gaza on Saturday, with naval commandos
swiftly commandeering a Gaza-bound aid vessel carrying an Irish Nobel laureate
and other activists and forcing it to head to an...
JERUSALEM - (AP) The United Nations will take to Gaza tons of aid supplies languishing in an Israeli port for two weeks since they were seized in a bloody sea confrontation, the Israeli military said Tuesday.
Richard Miron, a spokesman for the U.N...
JERUSALEM - (AP) An Israeli official said Sunday that
U.N. chief Ban Ki-moon is moving ahead with plans for an international
commission to investigate Israel's deadly raid on a Gaza-bound aid flotilla.
Ban wants former New Zealand Prime Minister...
UNITED NATIONS - (AP) An Israeli minister said Monday he
expects a decision soon on an investigation into Israel's deadly raid on a
Gaza-bound aid flotilla that killed eight Turks and a Turkish-American.
Vice Prime Minister Silvan Shalom said...
JERUSALEM - (AP) Israel's military said it will have its own
experts examine what caused a naval raid on a Gaza-bound flotilla to turn
deadly, while nations led by Turkey condemned the operation and intensified
demands for an international investigation...
JERUSALEM - (AP) The European Union pressed Israel Monday to lift the blockade of Gaza, deeming it "unacceptable" while the Israeli Cabinet approved an investigation into the deadly raid on a Gaza-bound flotilla in an effort to counter international...