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Exclusive to CIJnews, Part 2 of 3 Bassem Eid, born in the Jordanian-occupied Old City in Jerusalem who currently resides in Jericho, is the founder of the Palestinian Human Rights Monitoring Group, established in 1996 during the Oslo process to monitor human rights violations committed by the Palestinian Authority against its Palestinian citizens. Bassem is a harsh critic of the ...
The United Nations has retracted a statement saying Canada will resume contribution to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA), a UN relief and human development agency.
The man who stabbed two uniformed Canadian soldiers at a Canadian Forces Recruiting Centre in Toronto on Monday used to work in restricted areas at Toronto Pearson International Airport, reported CP24. On March 14, 2016 at approximately 3:30 pm, 27 year old Montreal-born Ayanle Hassan Ali entered a government building located at 4900 Yonge Street in North York, walked towards ...
Edwin Black is an award-winning, New York Times bestselling international investigative author of 120 award-winning editions in 14 languages in 65 countries, as well as scores of newspaper and magazine articles in the leading publications of the United States, Europe and Israel. With more than a million books in print, his work focuses on human rights, genocide and hate, corporate ...
A man who stabbed two Canadian soldiers at the Canadian Forces Recruiting Centre in Toronto on Monday was identified as 27 year old Montreal-born Ayanie Hassan Ali, Toronto Police Chief Mark Saunders announced at a press conference earlier today.
Exclusive to CIJnews, Part 1 of 3 Bassem Eid, born in the Jordanian-occupied Old City in Jerusalem who currently resides in Jericho, is the founder and executive director of the Palestinian Human Rights Monitoring Group established in 1996 during the Oslo process to monitor human rights violations committed by the Palestinian Authority against its Palestinian citizens.
Passover is quickly approaching and once again the Centre for Israel and Jewish Affairs (CIJA) together with UJA Federation of Greater Toronto has sent a shipment of kosher for Passover food and wine to the Jewish community in Cuba.
Ayman Odeh, a controversial Haifa-born Israeli Arab Member of Knesset (MK) who heads the anti-Zionist United Arab List faction, will be a guest of honour at Palestine House in Mississauga, Ontario at an event to mark “Land Day” on Saturday, April 9th.
During Question Period on Tuesday, March 8, 2016, Interim Leader of the Conservative Party Rona Ambrose asked Justin Trudeau if the Liberals would prioritize helping Yezidi girls in Iraq – who are being targeted by ISIS for rape, torture, and murder.
Veterans Affairs Minister Kent Hehr’s office confirmed that the Liberal government is pulling the plug on the National Memorial to Canada’s Mission to Afghanistan, which was proposed by the previous Conservative government in 2014 order to highlight Canada’s proud military history, reported the National Post.