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 …

Ban Ki-moon must investigate tainted Gaza probe

Issue 526 Ban Ki-moon must investigate tainted Gaza probe Revealed: Schabas denied conflicts of interest in application form GENEVA, Feb. 3, 2015 – The Geneva-based human rights group UN Watch welcomed the resignation of William Schabas from the UN inquiry on Gaza, and called on UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon …

Ban Ki-moon must investigate tainted Gaza probe

PRESS RELEASE Revealed: Schabas denied conflicts of interest in application form GENEVA, Feb. 3, 2015 – The Geneva-based human rights group UN Watch welcomed the resignation of William Schabas from the UN inquiry on Gaza, who had solemnly denied all conflicts of interest in a related UN application, and called …

Victory: Schabas quits UN Gaza inquiry following UN Watch protest campaign

BREAKING NEWS: Reuters is now reporting that William Schabas has quit as head of the UN’s controversial commission of inquiry on Gaza, in wake of bias accusations revealing he conducted paid legal work for the PLO. ANALYSIS: After insisting repeatedly that he would never step down, Schabas’ …

AIPAC News Hub interviews Hillel Neuer on the U.N.’s Gaza inquiry

Issue 522 With the Palestinian bid to pursue Israel in the International Criminal Court, all eyes are on the U.N. Commission of Inquiry on Gaza, due to report in March. AIPAC’s News Hub interviewed UN Watch Executive Director Hillel Neuer. ______________   In March 2015, the United Nations (U.N.) …

Top international law professor blasts U.N.’s Schabas for "self-evident" appearance of bias

In September, a UN Watch delegation met in person with William Schabas, together with the other two members of his U.N. commission of inquiry on Gaza, and asked him to step down on account of his numerous prejudicial statements and actions that have created the appearance of bias. Schabas insisted, however, …