Quantcast

Jewish Journal

Tag: Probe

View the most popular tags overall?

  • ICC prosecutor: No probe on Gaza war crimes because Palestine not a state

    April 3, 2012 | 10:31 am

    The prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC) at The Hague said the court cannot open an investigation into cases related to the 2008-09 Gaza war because Palestine is not a state.

    Jose Luis Moreno Ocampo said on April 3 in a statement that it is up to the United Nations...

  • Israel cuts contact with U.N. rights body over probe

    March 26, 2012 | 10:13 am

    Israel said on Monday it has severed contact with the U.N. Human Rights Council after its launch last week of an international investigation into Jewish settlements in the occupied West Bank.

    The decision, announced by a Foreign Ministry spokesman, meant that the fact-finding team...

  • Lieberman: Israel might withdraw from U.N. Human Rights Council

    March 23, 2012 | 12:41 pm

    Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman reportedly said he might recall Israel’s ambassador to the U.N. Human Rights Council after the council voted 36-1 to investigate the effects of Jewish settlements on Palestinians.

    Lieberman also said Israel would not cooperate with the...

  • Netanyahu calls Human Rights Council decision ‘hypocritical’

    March 22, 2012 | 2:56 pm

    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu lashed out at a U.N. Human Rights Council decision to investigate Jewish settlements, calling it “hypocritical” and detached from reality.

    On Thursday, the council passed a resolution by a vote of 36 to 1, with 10 abstentions, to investigate...

  • ADVERTISEMENT
    PUT YOUR AD HERE
  • UN rights body launches probe into Israeli settlements

    March 22, 2012 | 1:45 pm

    The United Nations launched an international investigation on Thursday into Israeli settlements in the Palestinian territories, with the United States isolated in voting against the initiative brought by the Palestinian Authority.

    The U.N. Human Rights Council condemned Israel’s...

  • Outpost evacuation handled appropriately, Israeli probe finds

    March 7, 2011 | 10:15 am

    Israeli police forces acted appropriately and proportionately in evacuating a West Bank outpost, a police investigation found.

    The investigation released Sunday found that last week’s demolition of three illegal structures at the Gilad Farm outpost in the northern West Bank, which...

  • Rubashkin son arrested, Agriprocessors fined $10 million in kosher slaughterhouse probe

    October 30, 2008 | 8:47 pm

    POSTVILLE, IOWA (JTA) -- The former manager of Agriprocessors was arrested today on charges related to the hiring of illegal workers.

    Sholom Rubashkin, 49, was arrested by immigration officials and was due to appear in federal court later today.

    Documents filed with the court...
  • Congress OKs bill barring military chaplains from mentioning Jesus in official prayers

    October 5, 2006 | 8:00 pm

    Congress OKs bill barring military chaplains from mentioning Jesus in official prayers
     
    The U.S. Congress rescinded language in Pentagon orders that allowed military chaplains to mention Jesus in official prayers. Controversy over including similar language in the Defense...
  • List, Muslim Gangs Prompt Terror Probe

    By Tom Tugend

    September 1, 2005 | 8:00 pm

    An investigation into alleged home-grown Muslim extremists has yielded another arrest and prompted law-enforcement agencies and Jewish institutions to tighten security as the Jewish High Holidays approach.

    The probe by the FBI's Joint Terrorism Task Force has apparently broadened...