Ahead of UN Report on 2014 Gaza War, Multinational Mission of Generals Finds: “Israel not only met but significantly exceeded international legal standards”

GENEVA, June 12, 2015 – The report of the UN commission of inquiry on the 2014 Gaza war is to be released imminently, and will be debated on Monday, June 29th, before the Human Rights Council. William Schabas was forced to resign after six months as chair of the probe over his undisclosed paid legal work …

UN Gaza report incentivizes terror, military experts warn

UN Watch counters biased inquiry with battery of plenary speeches, press conference, side event for diplomats & rights activists     Colonel Richard Kemp, second from left, with UN Watch executive director Hillel Neuer. United Nations, Geneva, June 29, 2015 GENEVA, July 1 – UN Watch and its …

Col. Kemp tells UNHRC it’s become “tool of Hamas’ murderous strategy”

Address of Colonel Richard Kemp to the United Nations Human Rights Council, debate on report of the Commission of Inquiry into the 2014 Gaza conflict, Geneva, 29 June 2015. Mr. President, I fought in combat zones around the world during 30 years’ service in the British Army. I was present as an observer …

U.S. General Blasts Gaza Report in UNHRC Testimony

Major-General Michael D. Jones, former Chief of Staff, U.S. Central Command, addressed the UN Human Rights Council on behalf of UN Watch, in the debate on the Commission of Inquiry into the 2014 Gaza conflict. Geneva, June 29, 2015. Mr. President, My name is Mike Jones, a retired U.S. Army general officer who, …

Legal Expert: UN’s Gaza report “not based on credible military operational expertise”

Lt. Col. Corn, law professor & former senior law of war adviser for U.S. army, addresses UN Human Rights Council on the report of the Gaza inquiry. Geneva, June 29, 2015. Thank you, Mr. President. I am Geoffrey Corn, a Professor of Law and the U.S. Army’s former senior expert on the Law of Armed Conflict. I …

UN Debate on Gaza Report: UN Watch to Lead Response

Prominent Officers, Experts, Heading to Geneva for Monday Session of UNHRC   LIVE WEBCAST: MONDAY, JUNE 29, FROM 11:15 AM EST TO 1:00 PM unwatch.org/gazaresponse HEADING TO GENEVA: Maj-Gen. Michael Jones, Lieutnant-Colonel Geoffrey S. Corn, Col. Richard Kemp GENEVA, June 25, 2015 – UN Watch will be …

Alternative Reports Challenge U.N. Gaza Probe

The report on Gaza by a group of global military leaders, publicized by UN Watch on Friday, became the top story in Israel. The formal debate will take place on Monday, June 29th, but no one knows precisely when the much-discussed report of the U.N. Commission of Inquiry on the 2014 Gaza Conflict will be made …

Key Preliminary Findings of the High Level International Military Group on the Gaza Conflict

Key preliminary findings on the 2014 Gaza Conflict by a high level international military group as submitted to the UN Human Rights Council’s Commission of Inquiry, which is expected to issue its report next week.  PDF of Report & Cover Letter to UNHRC ______ HIGH LEVEL INTERNATIONAL MILITARY GROUP THE …

Ahead of UN Report on 2014 Gaza War, Multinational Mission of Generals Find: “Israel not only met but significantly exceeded international legal standards”

Ahead of UN Report on 2014 Gaza War, Multinational Mission of Generals Find: “Israel not only met but significantly exceeded international legal standards”    General Klaus Naumann Former Chief of Staff of the Bundeswehr and Chairman of the NATO Military Committee General Vincenzo Camporini Former …

UN Gaza Probe Seeks Delay to June After Schabas Quits Over Paid Legal Work for the PLO

Issue 529 UN Gaza Probe Seeks Delay to June After Schabas Quits Over Paid Legal Work for the PLO • Schabas Interviews With 9/11 Truther Richard Falk, Blasts UN Watch • Schabas and Falk Listed as Speakers at Anti-Israel Conference in UK _______________ New Inquiry Chief Mary McGowan Davis: “Need to …