2024-06-23: News Headlines

News Desk, The Cradle. (2024-06-23). US Vows 'Security Support' For Israel In All-Out War With Lebanon. popularresistance.org Senior US officials confirmed that if Israel wages a full out war against Hezbollah in Lebanon, Washington is fully prepared to back its ally in Tel Aviv, CNN reported on 22 June. | According to a senior administration official speaking with CNN, the US officials gave the assurances in person to a delegation of Israeli security officials visiting Washington this week. | The Israeli officials, including Minister of Strategic Affairs Ron Dermer and national security adviser Tzachi Hanegbi, met with US officials, including national security adviser Jake Sullivan, Secretary of State Antony Blinken, and White House Mi…

hindustantimes (2024-06-23). Hezbollah To Hit Israel Nuclear Site, Oil Refineries If IDF Attacks Lebanon? New Drone Video Threat. hindustantimes.com The Lebanon-based militant group Hezbollah released drone footage showing vital Israeli targets, also known as 'security apparatus.' The drone footage showed Israel's nuclear sites, IDF bases, oil refineries, ports, airports, etc. Hezbollah suggested that these sites would be targeted in the event of a war against Lebanon. In a chilling warning, Hezbollah chief Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah said, 'Israel will regret waging war on Lebanon as resistance would fight with no restraints or limits.'

Javier Arana Villasusa (2024-06-23). Palestinian leader accused Israel of carrying out massacres in Gaza. plenglish.com Ramallah, Jun 23 (Prensa Latina) The president of the Palestinian National Council, Rawhi Fattouh, today accused, once again, the Israeli army of carrying out massacres in Gaza, where more than 37 thousand dead and 85 thousand wounded have been reported in the last nine months.

bwitanek (2024-06-23). Is Lebanon War Biden's Re-Election Strategy? STOP US — ISRAEL WAR ON LEBANON FOR GENOCIDE! fightbackbetter.com www.cnn.com/2024/06/21/politics/us-israel-hezbollah-assurances/index.html CNN reported on June 21 that Biden has reassured Israel that the US would support Israel in an all…

Staff (2024-06-23). IDF soldier seriously wounded by drone as Hezbollah targets northern Israel. haaretz.com Hezbollah claims responsibility for drones fired to Upper Galilee ‚ñ Hamas-run Gaza Health Ministry says 37,598 Palestinians killed in Strip since war started ‚ñ Netanyahu on U.S. withholding arms shipments: 'Main mass stayed behind' ‚ñ IDF says a drone that headed toward Israel from the east was intercepted overnight ‚ñ Israeli solider killed in operational accident in southern Gaza…

Associated Press (2024-06-23). Hezbollah has offer from thousands of Iran-backed fighters to go to Lebanon to battle Israel. scmp.com Officials from Lebanese and Iraqi groups backed by Iran say Iran-backed fighters from around the region will join in if war erupts on the Lebanon-Israel border.

presstv.ir (2024-06-23). Israel bombed southern Lebanon with banned white phosphorus munitions: Report. presstv.ir The Israeli use of internationally banned munitions endangered civilians' lives and caused massive fires in southern Lebanon.

presstv.ir (2024-06-23). Hezbollah drone strike hits Israeli military base, leaves casualties. presstv.ir Lebanon's Hezbollah resistance movement conducts a drone strike on an Israeli military base, leaving casualties among the occupation forces.

tn.ai (2024-06-23). Iraqi Anti-Terror Groups Vows to Assist Hezbollah against Potential Israeli Aggression. tn.ai TEHRAN (Tasnim) — Iraqi resistance fighters have declared their solidarity with Hezbollah, vowing to join the Lebanese resistance group in combat should Israel initiate a new war on Lebanon.

newarab (2024-06-23). Thousands of fighters offer to join Hezbollah against Israel. newarab.com Thousands of fighters from Iran-backed groups in the Middle East are ready to come to Lebanon to join with the militant Almost daily exchanges of fire have occurred along Lebanon's frontier with northern Israel since fighters from the Hamas-controlled Gaza Strip s…

presstv.ir (2024-06-23). 'Hezbollah to fire half million missiles in any future war with Israel'. presstv.ir Lebanon's Grand Shia Mufti Sheikh Ahmad Qabalan says Hezbollah will launch half a million missiles from southern Lebanon into the occupied lands if a new war on Lebanon breaks out.

newarab (2024-06-23). Hezbollah warns of war without 'limits and rules' against Israel. newarab.com

newarab (2024-06-23). Israel bombs Gaza as fears grow of wider war with Hezbollah. newarab.com Israel bombed the Gaza Strip where one hospital reported at least 30 dead Friday and as exchanges of fire and threats over the Lebanon border After further cross-border fire between Israel and Lebanon's powerful Shia Increased "bellicose rhetoric" from both sides risked triggering a…

tn.ai (2024-06-23). Hezbollah Releases Video of Sensitive Israeli Sites amid Rising Tensions. tn.ai TEHRAN (Tasnim) — Hezbollah released a video on Sunday showing an array of sensitive sites across Israeli-occupied territories as tensions escalate between the Lebanese resistance movement and the Zionist regime.

Staff (2024-06-23). Report: Hezbollah storing Iranian weapons, ammo at Beirut's civil airport. haaretz.com After The Telegraph reported that Hezbollah has been accumulating Iranian weapons at Beirut's Rafik Hariri International Airport, the Israeli army said it would 'have no choice but to respond' if Hezbollah attacks civilians from the site…

Agencies (2024-06-23). Israeli defence minister Gallant heads to US for 'critical' talks on Gaza war, arms delays, Lebanon. scmp.com Israeli Defence Minister Yoav Gallant headed to Washington on Sunday to discuss the next phase of the Gaza war, escalating hostilities on the border with Lebanon, and delays in US arms shipments.

presstv.ir (2024-06-23). Harsh response awaits Israel if it invades Lebanon: Iran's top commander. presstv.ir Iran's top commander says the resistance front will give a harsh response to any Israeli new war on Lebanon.

newarab (2024-06-23). Lebanese source says Israeli strike killed Islamist leader. newarab.com A security source said a leader of the Lebanese Islamist group Since Israel began its war on Gaza,

newarab (2024-06-23). Israel defence chief to discuss Gaza, Lebanon on US trip. newarab.com

MB Sundjata (2024-06-23). How and Why the US Left Betrayed Tigray. indybay.org US organizations like PSL and Black Alliance for Peace cannot be trusted to advocate for Palestine's liberation after they condemned nearly a million Tigrayans to genocide.

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2024-06-23). Egypt, Jordan, UAE: Why Let a Genocide Get in the Way of Business? libya360.wordpress.com Vanessa Beeley An Egyptian soldier at the Taba Crossing 430km north-east of Cairo. Egyptian, UAE and Jordanian exports to Israel soar in 2024 A recent report published by the Israeli Central Bureau of Statistics reveals foreign trade by country and demonstrates an increase in imports from the US by 28.5 %. No need to guess what those…

presstv.ir (2024-06-23). Italians hold pro-Palestine rallies. presstv.ir On Saturday, in the Italian capital, Palestinian students organized a rally entitled "Stop the Genocide" to protest against the ongoing US-Israeli genocide in Gaza.

newarab (2024-06-23). Israeli attacks kill eight near Gaza aid centre. newarab.com Eight Palestinians were killed on Sunday in an Israeli air strike on a training college near Gaza City being used to distribute aid, Palestinian witnesses said, as Israeli tanks pushed further into the southern city of Rafah. | The strike hit part of an industrial college run by the UN Palestinian refugee agency UNRWA now providing aid to displaced families, the witnesses said. UNRWA and the Israeli military did not immediately respond to requests for comment. |

presstv.ir (2024-06-23). Israel deepens ground invasion of Rafah despite global outcry. presstv.ir Israeli tanks pushed further into the Mawasi camp for displaced Palestinians in the northwest of the southern Gaza city of Rafah.

newarab (2024-06-23). Israeli tanks at edge of Rafah's Mawasi refuge zone. newarab.com Israeli tanks advanced to the edge of Images of two Israeli tanks stationed on a hilltop overlooking the coastal area went viral on social media, but Reuters could not independently verify them. | "The fighting with the resistance has been intense. The occupatio…

Jonathan Ofir, Mondoweiss. (2024-06-23). The Kibbutzniks Blocking Humanitarian Aid To Gaza. popularresistance.org The issue of Israelis physically blocking humanitarian aid to Gaza has been reported in the mainstream media over the past few months. In March, CNN's Clarissa Ward reported on Israeli right-wing activists seeking to block the crossings into Gaza where humanitarian aid was being transported in with their bodies. Ward pushed back on the demonstrators' claims that the rice bags were being filled with bullets by explaining that Gazans were dying of starvation, to no avail. | On Friday, the Biden administration issued a selective sanctioning of the primary organization blocking the aid "Tzav 9" — meaning "Order…

Open Letter (2024-06-23). The International Olympic Committee must sanction Israel over its genocidal war in Gaza. mondoweiss.net It is unconscionable for Israel to participate in the 2024 Paris Olympics. Israel should be suspended from international sports organizations and events until it ends its grave violations of international law.

presstv.ir (2024-06-23). USS Theodore Roosevelt crew should take lessons from Eisenhower fate: Yemen. presstv.ir Yemen has reacted to the upcoming deployment of the USS Theodore Roosevelt aircraft carrier in West Asia and the departure of its predecessor USS Dwight D. Eisenhower from the Red Sea, urging incoming US marines to "learn their lesson" from the fate of their outgoing counterparts.

WSWS (2024-06-23). Roger Waters, Yusuf/Cat Stevens and Lowkey perform in London: "Tonight is for Palestine" wsws.org These are important, socially committed artists, determined to take a stand against the mass murder and ethnic cleansing of the Palestinians.

aljazeera (2024-06-23). WFP's Matthew Hollingworth on Gaza: 'Famine means failure'. aljazeera.com WFP's Palestine director on urgent aid in Gaza, where trapped civilians struggle amid a collapsed infrastructure.

newarab (2024-06-23). Yemen's Houthis target commercial ship in Gulf of Aden. newarab.com A commercial ship traveling through the The apparent fire by the Houthis comes after the sinking this week of the ship

aljazeera (2024-06-23). Yemen's Houthis claim joint raid on Israeli ships with Iraqi militia. aljazeera.com The Houthis say they targeted vessels in Israel's Haifa port together with the Islamic Resistance in Iraq.

presstv.ir (2024-06-23). Guantanamo victims: Israel using 'US-style' torture against Palestinians. presstv.ir Former Guantanamo detainees recount their abuse and torture in the United States detention facilities, saying Israel is using the same pattern against Palestinians illegally jailed in the occupied territories.

aljazeera (2024-06-23). Israeli military says soldiers 'violated orders' by tying man to vehicle. aljazeera.com Israel's military says its soldiers 'violated orders' by tying an injured Palestinian man to the hood of their jeep.

newarab (2024-06-23). Israeli tanks killed Hind Rajab, ambulance crew in Gaza: report. newarab.com A new report from open-source research agency Forensic Architecture has concluded that 6-year-old Palestinian girl The

MEE staff (2024-06-23). War on Gaza: Israeli attack hits Unrwa aid centre. middleeasteye.net

presstv.ir (2024-06-23). France must swiftly free jailed Iranian musician: Top rights official. presstv.ir Iran's top human rights official says Paris must swiftly release Iranian musician and filmmaker Bashir Biazar.

aljazeera (2024-06-23). 'Human shielding in action': Israeli forces strap Palestinian man to jeep. aljazeera.com Israeli forces tie wounded Palestinian man to a military jeep in an incident a UN expert condemned as human shielding.

newarab (2024-06-23). Israeli strikes kill 42 in Gaza's Shati, Tuffah neighbourhoods. newarab.com At least 42 people were killed in One Israeli strike on

Kevin Gosztola, The Dissenter. (2024-06-23). Why Is A Stanford Student Reporter Still Facing Felony Charges? popularresistance.org A coalition of press freedom and First Amendment organizations have demanded that the Santa Clara County District Attorney's Office abandon felony charges against a Stanford University student reporter. | Dilan Gohill, a freshman, covers student protests for the university's newspaper known as The Daily. He was arrested on June 5, along with 12 demonstrators, after they engaged in an act of civil disobedience against the Stanford's investments in companies "that provide material and logistical support to Israel's current military campaign" in Gaza. | The letter [PDF] from the coalition to the local prosecutor ind…

newarab (2024-06-23). UK election: What have candidates said on Israel's war on Gaza. newarab.com Millions of people around the UK will be casting their vote on 4 July in the general election, but for many of them, one subject in particular will be influencing the way they vote. | Israel's war on the besieged…

(2024-06-23). Attacks, arrests, threats, censorship: The high risks of reporting the Israel-Gaza war. Mohamed Mandour

Nir Hasson (2024-06-23). Drill, baby, in Israel: Evangelical oil company launches another exploration venture in Israel. haaretz.com Zion Oil and Gas was founded by an American Christian who says he wants to foster Israel's energy independence to help the Jewish people…

Staff (2024-06-23). 'At least 42 killed' in Israeli strikes in Gaza. muslimmirror.com CAIRO : At least 42 people were killed in Israeli attacks on districts of Gaza City in the north of the Palestinian enclave on Saturday, the director of the Hamas-run government media office said. One Israeli strike on houses in Al-Shati, one of the Gaza Strip's eight historic refugee camps, killed 24 people, Ismail Al-Thawabta …

(2024-06-23). Arrests of Palestinian journalists since start of Israel-Gaza war. Doja Daoud

presstv.ir (2024-06-23). Protesters clash in Brooklyn as Israeli firm hosts event to sell stolen Palestinian land. presstv.ir New York's Jewish community has been hosting events annually to auction off land in Israel and in West Bank settlements.

aljazeera (2024-06-23). Israel kills more than 100 Palestinians in 24 hours. aljazeera.com Rescuers try to save Palestinians buried under the rubble after Israeli attacks across Gaza killed 100 people in a day.

(2024-06-23). Journalist casualties in the Israel-Gaza war. cpj.org

The Canary. (2024-06-23). National Trust Under Pressure To Drop Barclays Over Israel, Fossil Fuels. popularresistance.org Fossil Free London activists unfurled a large banner reading 'National Trust: Protect Nature, Drop Barclays' across a tower at the iconic Bodiam Castle, East Sussex, on Friday 21 June. the protest was over the organisation's links to the fossil fuels and arms manufacturer-supporting bank. | Bodiam Castle, which was built in 1385 and is famous for its beautiful, moated setting, is one of hundreds of sites owned by the National Trust; the guardian of nature reserves, national parks, coastline, historic buildings and estates across the country. | Activists claimed the National Trust were 'hypocrites' for banking wit…

hindustantimes (2024-06-23). USA's $230 Million Failure In Gaza: Military-Built Aid Pier Can't Handle… | Israel Vs Hamas. hindustantimes.com The Gaza aid pier built by the US military has been facing repeated problems ever since it became operational in May. The floating pier, built at a cost of $230 million, proved to be fragile in the face of high seas and rough weather. According to a report in The Guardian, the pier has been usable for just 12 days since it began operations on May 17. In its entire course of operation so far, about 250 truckloads of food and other humanitarian assistance (4,100 metric tonnes) have been delivered into the devastated coastal enclave.

newarab (2024-06-23). Israeli forces tie injured Palestinian to jeep as 'human shield'. newarab.com Footage of an injured Palestinian tied to an Israeli military vehicle by troops has circulated online, raising further concerns about abuses by Israeli forces in the occupied Palestinian territories. | During an Israeli raid in the northern The man, identified by Reuters as Mujahid Azmi, was later seen being restrained on the hood of a veh…

Steven Ganot (2024-06-23). Palestinian Activist Criticizes Abbas, Urges Rebuilding Trust With Israelis. themedialine.org

aljazeera (2024-06-23). Israeli tank fired at Hind Rajab family car from metres away: Investigation. aljazeera.com The 6-year-old remained alive for hours among the bodies of her dead relatives after attack by Israeli troops.

presstv.ir (2024-06-23). Israeli raids kill 10 civilians in Gaza Strip, injure dozens. presstv.ir At least 10 Palestinians have been killed and dozens more injured as Israeli airstrikes hit residential areas in Gaza City and the Nuseirat refugee camp.

newarab (2024-06-23). Israelis prefer Bennett over Netanyahu as PM, poll shows. newarab.com A new poll shows that former The Channel 12 poll asked people whether they preferred Bennett over Bennett had formed a coalition governmen…

presstv.ir (2024-06-23). Violence erupts as Israeli police clash with anti-regime protesters. presstv.ir Clashes have broken out between the Israeli police and anti-regime protesters in Tel Aviv and across the occupied territories, with demonstrators demanding new elections and a prisoner exchange deal with the Palestinian resistance group Hamas.

newarab (2024-06-23). Waving flags, tens of thousands rally against Israel government. newarab.com Tens of thousands of protesters waving Large protests have occurre…

News Desk, The Cradle. (2024-06-23). Top US Official On Israel-Palestine Affairs Tends 'Surprise' Resignation. popularresistance.org The deputy assistant secretary for Israeli-Palestinian affairs at the US State Department, Andrew Miller, resigned from his position this week in what US media describes as a significant "setback" to the White House's efforts to achieve a ceasefire in Gaza. | Miller's colleagues told the Washington Post that he announced his departure on 21 June in a surprise move, citing his family and saying "he has seen them sparingly as the eight-month war in Gaza has become all-consuming." | Nevertheless, officials familiar with Miller described him as skeptical of President Joe Biden's "bear hug" strategy toward Israel.

newarab (2024-06-23). Gaza: At least 42 Palestinians killed in latest Israel strikes. newarab.com

Staff (2024-06-23). 'Commitment to International Law' — Armenia Recognizes Palestinian Statehood. defenddemocracy.press Jun 21, 2024 "Following Armenia's recognition of a Palestinian state, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs summoned the Ambassador of Armenia to Israel for a harsh reprimand conversation." The Republic of Armenia has announced its official recognition of a Palestinian state, the latest country to do so as Israel continues its genocidal war on the Gaza …

Michael Hauser Tov (2024-06-23). Key Netanyahu minister Miri Regev blasted for vacationing in Greece amid Gaza war. haaretz.com Israeli Transportation Minister Miri Regev's private visit to Greece comes after she sparked outrage in February for traveling to India and Sri Lanka for a vacation totaling some $120,000…

newarab (2024-06-23). Israeli soldiers bind injured Palestinian man to army vehicle. newarab.com During an Israeli raid in the northern The man was later seen being restrained on the boot of a vehicle while severely injured. | The Israeli army acknowledged the incident, saying that that "conduct seen in the video is not consistent with the [Israeli forces] orders and what is expected of its soldiers". | It added that the "incident is…

Yaniv Kubovich (2024-06-23). Israeli soldier killed in operational accident in southern Gaza, IDF announces. haaretz.com Sgt. 1st Class (res.) Malkia Gross, 25-years-old from the West Bank settlement of Susya, was killed in southern Gaza. Gross, a math teacher, is the fourth soldier from Susya killed during the war…

presstv.ir (2024-06-23). White House worried about Netanyahu's upcoming speech at Congress: Report. presstv.ir The White House is reportedly worried that the Israeli premier could stage a "politically dicey spectacle" just months ahead of the US presidential election.

newarab (2024-06-23). Gaza: Israeli strikes kill at least 101 Palestinians in 24 hours. newarab.com This marks the highest daily death toll recorded in Gaza since 8 June, when Israeli forces killed at least 274 Palestinians in an operation to free four captives in the Nuseirat refugee camp. | The death toll includes those in three separ…

Editor (2024-06-23). Climate Activists Blockade Citigroup's Doors with Model Pipeline and Protest Bank's Ties to Israel. scheerpost.com

hindustantimes (2024-06-23). Biggest Casualty For Hamas Since March? Sinwar's Close Aide & Group's Operations Head Feared Killed. hindustantimes.com Senior Hamas commander Raad Saad was reportedly killed in Israeli air strikes in Gaza's Shati refugee camp on June 22. Unverified reports in Hebrew and Arabic media suggested the death of Saad, the head of Hamas operations. However, neither the Israeli media nor Hamas have confirmed the death of Raad Saad yet.

tn.ai (2024-06-23). Intense Fighting in Mawasi As Israeli Forces Encircle Refugee Zone. tn.ai TEHRAN (Tasnim) — Israeli military tanks have reached the perimeter of the Mawasi evacuation zone in Gaza, where tens of thousands of displaced people have taken shelter, according to local residents.

aljazeera (2024-06-23). At least four killed in Israeli air strike on UNRWA aid centre in Gaza. aljazeera.com The main gate of the compound, facilitating aid distribution and housing the displaced, hit in the attack.

Staff (2024-06-23). IDF spokesman says Hamas can't be destroyed, drawing retort from PM: 'That's war's goal'. defenddemocracy.press Hagari calls Hamas 'an idea rooted in the hearts of the people,' also says it will stay in Gaza unless alternative found; PM reiterates war aims, amid divisions with defense brass Jun 20, 2024 IDF Spokesperson Rear Adm. Daniel Hagari on Wednesday cast Israel's war aim of eradicating the Hamas terror group as unattainable, appearing …

Staff (2024-06-23). 'At least 42 killed' in Israeli strikes in Gaza. muslimmirror.com CAIRO : At least 42 people were killed in Israeli attacks on districts of Gaza City in the north of the Palestinian enclave on Saturday, the director of the Hamas-run government media office said. One Israeli strike on houses in Al-Shati, one of the Gaza Strip's eight historic refugee camps, killed 24 people, Ismail Al-Thawabta …

Arvind Dilawar (2024-06-23). Israel's Long War Against the Press in Gaza. counterpunch.org Image by Mohammed Ibrahim. | Defenders of Israel as "the only democracy in the Middle East" had their hands full last month, particularly when it came to freedom of the press, a cornerstone of genuine democracies. On May 5, Al Jazeera reported that its offices in East Jerusalem — internationally recognized Palestinian territory occupied by Israel — were raided and shut down by Israeli police following the banning of the news network by the Israeli government. Al Jazeera continues to operate in the rest of the West Bank and the Gaza Strip, but is still barred from reporting or broadcasting in Israel…

presstv.ir (2024-06-23). Israel bombed 69% of schools sheltering displaced Palestinians in Gaza: UNRWA. presstv.ir UNRWA says Israel has targeted 69 percent of school buildings used as shelters for displaced people in Gaza.

newarab (2024-06-23). Qatar working to 'bridge the gap' between Israel and Hamas. newarab.com The Gulf emirate, the United States and Egypt, have been engaged in months of

Rachel Fink (2024-06-23). Israeli police officer shoves journalist at anti-government protest amid rising police brutality. haaretz.com After a police officer was seen violently pushing a woman identified clearly as a journalist during a protest against Prime Minister Netanyahu's government in Tel Aviv, Israel Police issued a formal statement apologizing for the incident…

presstv.ir (2024-06-23). Pro-Palestine protesters march in Ghent, call for sanctions on Israel. presstv.ir A pro-Palestinian demonstration in Ghent, Belgium, attracted a significant turnout of over a thousand participants on Saturday, advocating for a ceasefire in Gaza and urging for sanctions against Israel.

newarab (2024-06-23). Palestinian football player killed in Israeli airstrike in Gaza. newarab.com Abu al-Atta, 34, who played as a defender for the

Reuters (2024-06-23). Israeli soldiers wound Palestinian, tie him to hood of jeep and drive off. scmp.com The treatment of West Bank resident Mujahed Azmi during an arrest raid 'violated military protocol' and is under investigation.

Alex MacDonald (2024-06-23). Image of Palestinian strapped to Israeli security vehicle sparks outrage. middleeasteye.net Image of Palestinian strapped to Israeli security vehicle sparks outrage | Israeli military promises investigation after forces accused of using man as a 'human shield' | | A still from social media footage showing Mujahid Raed Abbadi strapped to an Israeli vehicle as it drives throug…

newarab (2024-06-23). Gaza peace talks at 'dead end' as Israel rejects permanent truce. newarab.com A senior Israeli official said on Saturday that negotiations over a "The mediators are unable to convey the idea to Hamas that there will be no better deal than the one proposed by Israel," the unnamed Israeli official told Channel 12. | The Israeli official made further comments blaming Hamas…

Bar Peleg (2024-06-23). Public Defender's Office: Police violence tramples on Israelis' human rights, must be stopped. haaretz.com Police violence is the 'result of non-enforcement against violent police officers, turning a blind eye and practicing leniency toward police officers who break the law,' says a senior official at the Public Defender's Office, in its first public reaction to the protests…

newarab (2024-06-23). UAE 'insulted' after Israel bars import of unpitted dates. newarab.com A shipment of dates with pits has caused friction between According to Israeli news outlet N12, Israel's Agriculture Ministry banned the import of a 100 kg shipment of dates with pits from the UAE, stating that only dates without pits are permitted. | The restriction has since led to protests from the Gulf nation, which has been exporting dates to Israel since the Abraham Accords normalisation deal in 2020. | N12 reported that the UAE send…

aljazeera (2024-06-23). Israeli forces strap injured Palestinian man to military vehicle. aljazeera.com

newleftreview (2024-06-23). Richard Beck: Bidenism Abroad. newleftreview.org Panoramic survey of US foreign policy as Washington attempts to maintain its global hegemony in conditions of faltering growth. Containing China, confronting Russia, driving decarbonization: each of Biden's stated aims has been beset by insoluble contradictions from the outset, Richard Beck argues, now compounded by Israel's punitive war on Gaza.

newarab (2024-06-23). Portugal breeze past Turkey and into Euro 2024 knockout stage. newarab.com Bernardo Silva's fine finish in the 21st minute, a comical Samet Akaydin own goal shortly afterwards and Bruno Fernandes's second-half tap-in gave

newarab (2024-06-23). Agricultural fire that killed 12 in southeast Turkey under control, media says. newarab.com The fire had started late on Thursday due to the burning of straw and spread because of strong winds, the local governor's office said. Authorities have launched an investigation into the cause of the fire, Justice Minister Yilmaz Tunc said in a post on social media…

newarab (2024-06-23). Jordan police say discover explosives stored in residential apartment. newarab.com Police in The explosives, found in a home in the Marka neighbourhood northeast of the capital, were detonated onsite after the area was evacuated, according to a brief statement by the public security directorate. Witnesses said the area was sealed by police. | The statement did not say if police suspected it was terrorism related or if arrests were made, or detail the quantity of explosives. It added more details…

newarab (2024-06-23). A year after migrant shipwreck, Pakistan families seek justice>. newarab.com A year after the disappearance of his brother in one of the deadliest shipwrecks in the Mediterranean, Suleman Tariq wants answers. But, like other young Pakistanis, he is also determined to make it to Europe. | "Since my brother went missing, our financial situation has worsened. I have no choice but to leave Pakistan to help my family repay the loan we took," said Tariq, whose brother Usman Tariq, was on board but not declared dead. | "There's absolutely nothing in this country… However, I will only pursue legal avenues and will not follow my brother's path." |

newarab (2024-06-23). Iran overturns the death sentence of rapper Toomaj Salehi. newarab.com Iran's Supreme Court overturned the In a post on social media platform X, Raisian said that the court…

newarab (2024-06-23). Texas woman 'tried to drown' 3-year-old Palestinian child. newarab.com The Council on American-Islamic Relations ( The attack, which occurred at a local swimming pool in Euless,

newarab (2024-06-23). Monitor says three pro-Iran fighters killed in Syria strike. newarab.com A war monitor on Saturday said three According to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, the strike occurred in

newarab (2024-06-23). Afghans hail 'massive win' over Australia at T20 World Cup. newarab.com The Afghans took advantage of a poor performance in the field from the Australians to post 148-6 in their innings before bowling the 20…

Margaret Kimberley, Black Agenda Report. (2024-06-23). Uncle Sam Wants You, To Kill And Die For The Empire. popularresistance.org The United States ended conscription, the military draft, in 1973. The all volunteer military came about because of mass protest over the Vietnam war. Richard Nixon believed, and not without reason, that opposition to the war would wane, and his re-election chances would improve, if young men didn't fear being called up for service. The draft was becoming more and more unpopular, as activists raided draft board offices and young men burned their draft cards. In so doing they forced the issue which led to the end of conscription. | But it was not long before a different kind of draft re-emerged. In 1980 under pres…

ecns.cn (2024-06-23). Punishments set out for separatist activities. ecns.cn Chinese authorities on Friday released a set of guidelines on imposing criminal penalties on staunch supporters of "Taiwan independence" for engaging in or inciting separatist activities, with trial in absentia granted when necessary.

ecns.cn (2024-06-23). U.S. violates one-China principle in Taiwan arms sale. ecns.cn China has lodged stern representations with the United States over its latest approval of an arms sale plan to Taiwan region, a defense spokesperson said on Friday.

GRAIN (2024-06-23). Free trade frenzy: the hidden costs of South Asia's economic gamble. cadtm.org

Neeraj Jain (2024-06-23). India : Analysis of Budget 2024—25, Part 1: Declining Budget Outlay. cadtm.org

Monterey Palestine Solidarity (2024-06-23). Sunday 6/23: Monterey Protest for Palestine. indybay.org Window on the Bay Park, 717 Del Monte Ave, Monterey…

SOMArts (2024-06-23). Thursday 6/27: In Solidarity: Queer and Trans Artists for a Free Palestine Closing Reception. indybay.org 934 Brannan Street | San Francisco, CA 94103…

Javier Arana Villasusa (2024-06-23). Drone attack reported against US base in Syria. plenglish.com Damascus, Jun 23 (Prensa Latina) The illegal US enclave located in the Tanef region in eastern Syria, near the border with Iraq and Jordan, was attacked today with unmanned aerial vehicles.

Javier Arana Villasusa (2024-06-23). Sri Lankan newspaper publishes experience in Cuba of woman from US. plenglish.com Colombo, Jun 23 (Prensa Latina) The Sri Lanka Guardian newspaper today published an article by writer Amanda Yee on her recent visit to Cuba and the effects of the U.S. blockade on the Caribbean nation. | In her article, Three key conclusions from my visit to Cuba, the U.S. social activist, who was on the island to deliver medicines for the treatment of cancer in children, also highlighted the democracy project defended by Cubans, centered on the protection of human rights and full dignity. | Yee pointed out that the Cuban revolution offers key lessons for U.S. progressives on how to create a society in a way tha…

Margarita Labarca Goddard (2024-06-23). Biden, Trump or neither? pressenza.com The President of the United States is the most powerful man in the world, I don't think anyone doubts that. Perhaps that status will be short-lived, but for now it is. He is backed by money, weapons, including nuclear weapons, and an economy that affects the rest of the planet. This president can intervene and even invade any country he wants and almost always succeeds. There are a few exceptions, starting with Vietnam, but come on, today it dominates the whole of Europe, which not so long ago was quite autonomous, and now even France grovels before the Yankee president. There is no need to dwell on this subject…

Inter Press Service (2024-06-23). European Nuclear Deterrent a Harebrained Illegal Proposal. pressenza.com It is quite astonishing and clearly insane, that Manfred Weber, the German leader of the European Union's center-right European People's Party, now expected to come in first in the European Parliament election scheduled on June 6-9th, is calling for the EU's own nuclear "deterrent"—arguing that the US-stationed nuclear weapons in five NATO states, Germany, Italy, Belgium, the Netherland, and Turkey, may be inadequate protection for Europe's security should Trump, that great friend of Russia, be elected! | By Alice Slater | There is a total disconnect from reality in the Western world. It is driven by what h…

presstv.ir (2024-06-23). Iran's parliament plans to designate Canadian army as terrorist entity. presstv.ir Iranian lawmakers have tabled a motion that requires the administration to designate the Canadian Army and federal police forces as terrorist entities.

presstv.ir (2024-06-23). Crew forced to abandon vessel off Yemen's southeastern coast: UKMTO. presstv.ir UKMTO says it has received a distress call from a vessel off Yemen's southeastern coast, with its crew forced to abandon the ship due to flooding that could not be contained.

presstv.ir (2024-06-23). Iraqi resistance targets base housing US troops in southeastern Syria. presstv.ir The Islamic Resistance in Iraq has targeted a military base housing US occupation troops and their allied Takfiri militants in southeastern Syria with several armed unmanned aerial vehicles.

presstv.ir (2024-06-23). Iran issues indictment against US officials in Gen. Soleimani assassination case. presstv.ir Iran issues an indictment against US officials in the case of the 2020 assassination of top anti-terror commander Lieutenant General Qassem Soleimani.

tvbrics (2024-06-23). Iran's manufacturing of home appliances rises by 18%. tvbrics.com The country is expanding production…

tvbrics (2024-06-23). Saudi Arabia cuts crude oil prices. tvbrics.com The oil market has renewed its focus on fundamentals…

Agence France-Presse (2024-06-23). Ukraine war: Russia blames US for deadly missile attack on 'peaceful residents' in Crimea. scmp.com The attack on Russian-annexed Crimea, killed five people, including three children, and wounded more than 100, Moscow said, and used US-supplied ATACMS missiles.

UMMID (2024-06-23). India marks the longest day of the year. ummid.com India, Pakistan, Bangladesh and other South Asian countries Friday June 21, 2024 marked the longest day of the year.

Agence France-Presse (2024-06-23). Japan's Emperor Naruhito arrives in UK for 3-day state visit. scmp.com Trip highlights will include a state banquet at Buckingham Palace, with a possible appearance by Kate, Princess of Wales.

Tripurdaman Singh (2024-06-23). FO ∞ Talks: Make Sense of India's Big, Young Democracy. fairobserver.com Indians believe strongly in the robustness of their democracy, but the recent political climate has been tense and volatile. Both India's political system and its constitution make it somewhat unique among democracies. Amidst accusations of authoritarian tendencies and democratic backsliding, Prime Minister Narendra Modi attempts to carry out his policy agendas to improve India's place…

noemail (2024-06-23). ISRO achieves another success in RLV technology demonstrations through LEX trio. devdiscourse.com The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Sunday achieved another success in the Reusable Launch Vehicle (RLV) landing experiment (LEX). The third and final test in the series of LEX (03) was conducted at 07: 10 IST at the Aeronautical Test Range (ATR) in Chitradurga, Karnataka. Following the success of the RLV LEX-01 and LEX-02 missions, RLV LEX-03 re-demonstrated the autonomous landing capability of the RLV under more challenging release conditions (cross range of 500 m against 150 m for LEX-02) and more severe wind conditions. The winged vehicle, named 'Pushpak', was released from an Indian Air Force Chi…

tn.ai (2024-06-23). IAEA's Demands beyond Legal Framework Out of Question: Iran's Nuclear Chief. tn.ai TEHRAN (Tasnim) — The interaction between Iran and the International Atomic Energy Agency has a definite legal basis, thus any request inconsistent with the NPT or the Safeguards Agreement would fall outside the purview of the UN nuclear agency, Head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran said.

noemail (2024-06-23). West Bengal: STF bust terror module operating in Bangladesh, one arrested. devdiscourse.com The Special Task Force (STF) of West Bengal busted a new terror module named 'Shahadat' on Saturday, allegedly operating in Bangladesh. One person has been arrested by STF West Bengal in connection with the module.

The Independent (2024-06-23). Death in Muslim Mecca. independent.co.ug Hajj death toll tops 1,000 after extreme heat ANALYSIS | AGENCIES | The death toll from this year's hajj had by June 21 exceeded 1,000, a tally by the international news agency AFP has said. More than half were unregistered worshippers who performed the pilgrimage in extreme heat in Saudi Arabia. The new deaths reported on …

aljazeera (2024-06-23). Philippines won't be 'intimidated' but won't start war amid row with China. aljazeera.com President Marcos says he's in favour of peaceful resolution but refuses to be intimidated after a navy clash with China.

aljazeera (2024-06-23). Afghanistan beat Australia by 21 runs, open race to semis at T20 World Cup. aljazeera.com Afghanistan beat Australia for the first time in history and boost their chances of qualifying for the semifinals.

Regina Ip (2024-06-23). Hong Kong must boldly innovate faster to keep up with the times. scmp.com It's time for the city to discard a project development model plagued by costly delays and seize opportunities from nearby cities.

Andrea GIORGETTA (2024-06-23). Afghanistan: Oral statement at the United Nations Human Rights Council. fidh.org

Maxime Duriez (2024-06-23). Serbia: Stop the extradition of Andrey Gnyot to Belarus. fidh.org

noemail (2024-06-23). Tribute to Shyama Prasad Mookerjee: A Pillar of India's Unity. devdiscourse.com Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath honored Bharatiya Jana Sangh founder Shyama Prasad Mookerjee on Sunday, marking his death anniversary with a tribute that underscored his lifelong dedication to India's unity and integrity.

(2024-06-23). French journalist Sébastien Farcis leaves India after permit not renewed. Arlene Getz/CPJ Editorial Director

UMMID (2024-06-23). Post Hajj 2024 Umrah: Saudi Arabia begins issuing e-visas. ummid.com The Saudi Ministry of Hajj and Umrah has started issuing electronic visas for post Hajj 2024 Umrah season, as part of its efforts to enable more Muslims to come to the Kingdom to perform Umrah and facilitate its procedures for them.

The Independent (2024-06-23). Death toll of Tunisian pilgrims in Mecca reaches 53. independent.co.ug TUNIS | Xinhua | The death toll among Tunisian pilgrims who performed Hajj in Saudi Arabia has risen to 53, Tunisia's state television Wataniya 1 reported. "Until this Saturday, the number of Tunisian pilgrims who died in holy places in Saudi Arabia while performing the Hajj rituals, increased further from 49 to 53," said the …

UMMID (2024-06-23). Lynching, hate crimes mar two weeks of Modi's 3rd term. ummid.com Since the day Modi became Prime Minister for the 3rd term, Hindus have started taking revenge from Muslims by one way or the other. They are angry because it is alleged that the Muslims were responsible for not making the BJP's dream of "400 par" a reality.

noemail (2024-06-23). Karnal Singh's Guide to Internal Security: A Must-Read for Civil Services Aspirants. devdiscourse.com Former Enforcement Directorate (ED) Director Karnal Singh has authored an extensive book targeting UPSC and state civil services aspirants, concentrating on the nuances of internal security.

Staff (2024-06-23). 'Unconscionable': Prosecution of Arundhati Roy Sanctioned Under Indian Anti-Terror Law. defenddemocracy.press This is horrifying—a clear case of political persecution by an authoritarian government," one of Roy's publishers wrote. By Olivia Rosane Jun 16, 2024 Delhi Lieutenant Gov. V. K. Saxena has sanctioned the prosecution of world-renowned Indian author and activist Arundhati Roy over comments she allegedly made 14 years ago regarding Kashmir, officials from his office …

tn.ai (2024-06-23). Iranian MPs Decry Canada's Blacklisting of IRGC. tn.ai TEHRAN (Tasnim) — The Iranian Parliament vehemently condemned Canada's decision to list the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps as a so-called terrorist entity, expressing strong support for the IRGC and its leading role in the elevation of Iran's regional and international position.

(2024-06-23). Pakistani journalist Khalil Jibran shot dead following threats from militants. thenews.com.pk

noemail (2024-06-23). Philippine Navy Clashes with Chinese Forces in South China Sea Standoff. devdiscourse.com President Ferdinand Marcos Jr. declared on Sunday that the Philippines will not bow to any foreign power following an altercation with Chinese forces in the disputed South China Sea. Filipino navy personnel were injured, and military boats were damaged during the clash.

UMMID (2024-06-23). Safety and Security key concerns why millionaires migrating from India. ummid.com Safety and Security are the main reasons why thousands of millionaires are migrating from India to other countries, international investment migration advisory firm Henley & Partners revealed in a report.

tn.ai (2024-06-23). Iran Presidential Race Heats Up with TV Debates. tn.ai TEHRAN (Tasnim) — Six men running for the Iranian presidency have faced off in three rounds of nationally televised debates to discuss economic and cultural issues, defend their plans, and criticize those of the rivals.

Maxime Duriez (2024-06-23). European Union General Affairs Council must address continued rule of law and human rights violations in Hungary and Poland. fidh.org The International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH) and other international NGOs sent a letter to EU ministers ahead of the EU General Affairs Council's meeting on 25 June 2024 where member States will hold a hearing on the situation in Hungary under the Article 7.1 TEU procedure.
In the letter, the signatory organisations point to the continued deterioration of the situation in Hungary, which fails to comply with Europea Union rule of law recommendations. Major concerns include judicial (…) | – |

tn.ai (2024-06-23). Iran to Conduct Two Major Satellite Launches in Coming Weeks. tn.ai TEHRAN (Tasnim) — Iran is set to conduct two significant satellite launches in the coming weeks, according to Hassan Salariyeh, the head of the Iranian Space Agency (ISA).

Mark Magnier (2024-06-23). US, Taiwan seek to expand island's 'meaningful participation' in international community. scmp.com At a meeting in Taipei, US officials reaffirm support for Taiwan's 'valuable expertise' in addressing 'urgent challenges', as China sends 66 warplanes into the airspace around island.

Staff (2024-06-23). Rich Nation Hypocrisy Accelerating Global Heating. defenddemocracy.press By Jomo Kwame Sundaram KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Apr 24 2024 (IPS) — Rich nations' climate hypocrisy is accelerating global heating, pushing the planet closer to irreversible catastrophe, with its worst consequences borne by the poorest, both countries and peoples. Climate injusticeWhile official and other discourses acknowledge or even invoke the need for collective responsibility, the disparity …

hindustantimes (2024-06-23). US Warship Reaches South Korea; War Clouds After Putin-Kim Sign 'NATO-Like' Pact | Details. hindustantimes.com The US aircraft carrier Theodore Roosevelt reached the South Korean port city of Busan on June 21. The nuclear-powered warship will take part in joint military exercises later this month with South Korea and Japan. This comes amid heightened tensions in the Korean peninsula after Russian President Vladimir Putin and the supreme leader of North Korea, Kim Jong Un, signed a 'NATO-like' pact. Watch…

noemail (2024-06-23). Imran Khan's PTI Demands Election Commissioner Resignation Amid Allegations. devdiscourse.com Imran Khan's Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) party has intensified its call for Chief Election Commissioner Sikandar Sultan Raja to resign, citing allegations of election fraud.

UMMID (2024-06-23). NEET UG 2024: Arrested medical aspirants confess to receiving leaked paper. ummid.com NEET UG 2024: At least two medical aspirants, who appeared in NEET UG 2024 exams but later arrested by Bihar police have confessed to receiving leaked paper a day before the medical entrance exam.

Steven Ganot (2024-06-23). Agricultural Fire in Turkey Claims 12 Lives, Injures 78. themedialine.org

tn.ai (2024-06-23). Iran World's 30th Producer of Nuclear Electricity in 2023. tn.ai TEHRAN (Tasnim) — Iran managed to produce 6.6 terawatt/hour of nuclear electricity last year, becoming the 30th producer of nuclear electricity in the world.

Hugo GABBERO (2024-06-23). Thailand: Joint call to end judicial abuse and arbitrary detention, and to investigate Netiporn 'Bung' Sanesangkhom's death. fidh.org International organisations, including FIDH and OMCT within the framework of the Observatory for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders, call on the Thai government to end the abuse of the judicial process and the arbitrary detention of human rights defenders, activists, and protesters. Additionally, they urge a thorough and independent investigation into the death in custody one month ago of Netiporn 'Bung' Sanesangkhom.
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(2024-06-23). Afghan journalist Abdullah Danish detained, beaten following reports critical of Taliban. afintl.com

Kiran Bowry (2024-06-23). Germany's Greens Now Targeted by Friend and Foe Alike. fairobserver.com The German results of the European parliamentary elections have confirmed the predicted rise of far-right parties across Europe. Despite recent dips in opinion polls, internal espionage and bribery scandals, the far-right party Alternative fàºr Deutschland (AfD) soared to their best-ever nationwide election result with 15.9% of the vote. In contrast, voters punished the incumbent traffic…

tn.ai (2024-06-23). Iran Unveils Digital Currency to Strengthen Payment Infrastructures. tn.ai TEHRAN (Tasnim) — Iran unveiled the digital currency "CBDC" in a ceremony on Sunday attended by Governor of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) Mohammad Reza Farzin and some senior CEOs of the country's banks.

noemail (2024-06-23). CAG's SWASTHYA 2024: A Health Initiative For Employees. devdiscourse.com The second phase of SWASTHYA 2024, a health camp organized by the Officers Wives Association of the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India, saw active participation from 350 contractual employees. This three-day event, held from June 20-22, aimed to promote health consciousness and provide comprehensive medical check-ups.

teleSUR, JDO, MER, JGN, JCM, SH (2024-06-23). Minuto a minuto del asedio israelí contra la Franja de Gaza. telesurtv.net En varios países continúan realizándose actividades para expresar apoyo al pueblo palestino y condenar el genocidio que comete Israel.

Pablo Rafael Fuentes (2024-06-23). Acusan a Israel de intentar destruir al pueblo palestino. radiohc.cu La Habana, 23 jun (RHC) El primer ministro Muhammad Mustafa denunció que la campaña bélica que desarrolla hoy Israel en los territorio ocupados tiene como objetivo controlar y destruir al pueblo palestino.

teleSUR, idg, JCM (2024-06-23). Narendra Modi celebra su victoria en las elecciones generales. telesurtv.net Narendra Modi necesitará el apoyo de otros partidos para gobernar, algo inédito en sus anteriores mandatos.

Pablo Rafael Fuentes (2024-06-23). Palestina destaca decisión de Cuba de sumarse a demanda contra Israel. radiohc.cu La Habana, 23 jun (RHC) La Cancillería palestina agradeció hoy la decisión de Cuba de sumarse a una demanda presentada por Sudáfrica contra Israel ante la Corte Internacional de Justicia debido a los crímenes cometidos en Gaza desde hace nueve meses.

Pablo Rafael Fuentes (2024-06-23). Dirigente palestino acusa a Israel de ejecutar masacres en Gaza. radiohc.cu La Habana, 23 jun (RHC) El presidente del Consejo Nacional Palestino, Rawhi Fattouh, acusó hoy, otra vez, al Ejército israelí de ejecutar masacres en Gaza, donde se reportan más de 37 mil muertos y 85 mil heridos en los últimos nueve meses.

teleSUR, dcdc, JCM (2024-06-23). Irán inicia etapa de calificación de candidatos a elecciones. telesurtv.net Tras el proceso de investigación, el Ministerio del Interior anunciará los candidatos finales el 11 de junio, y los calificados tendrán 15 días, del 12 al 26 de junio, para llevar a cabo sus campañas electorales.

teleSUR, odr, YSM (2024-06-23). Presidente de Siria recibe a canciller de Irán. telesurtv.net Ambos políticos debatieron sobre el estado de las relaciones bilaterales, así como el avance de la agresión de Israel en la Franja de Gaza.

teleSUR, JCM (2024-06-23). ONU condena más de 500 asesinatos de palestinos en Cisjordania. telesurtv.net Más de 500 palestinos han muerto desde el 7 de octubre en actos de violencia en la ocupada Cisjordania vinculados al asedio del Ejército israelí de ocupación en Gaza.

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2024-06-22: News Headlines

Qassam Muaddi, Mondoweiss. (2024-06-22). 'Operation Al-Aqsa Flood' Day 258: Threat Of All-Out War Rises. popularresistance.org CNN quoted from unnamed U.S. officials that Israel informed Washington of its intention of transferring "resources" to its northern border in preparation for a war against Lebanon's Hezbollah. | According to reports, U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken told an Arab official that Israel seems determined to attack Lebanon, while the Arab official told Blinken that Hezbollah will not end its attacks on Israel unless it ends its war in Gaza. | Tensions rose after a week of unprecedented escalation between Hezbollah and Israel. Last week, Israel killed a senior Hezbollah commander in a strike on southern Lebanon.

Kit Klarenberg, MintPress News. (2024-06-22). Top US Law Schools Present Undeniable Evidence Of Israel's Gaza Genocide. popularresistance.org On May 15, the University Network for Human Rights (UNHR), a U.S.-based advocacy group training undergraduates in human rights law at colleges and universities worldwide to counter abusive state, corporate, or private conduct, published a 105-page analysis of international law and its application to Israel's military actions since October 7, 2023. Drawing on extensive evidence and historical legal precedents, the findings leave no doubt that Israel has committed horrific breaches of the 1948 Genocide Convention in Gaza. | A collaborative effort by some of the West's most prestigious law schools, the report has no…

presstv.ir (2024-06-22). Hezbollah fires squadron of kamikaze drones with 'pinpoint accuracy' at Israeli naval base. presstv.ir In a statement, the movement said it attacked the Ras al-Naqoura site, 'accurately' hitting buildings used by Israeli officers and soldiers, causing confirmed casualties and destroying part of the site. ‚Äè…

MEE staff (2024-06-22). Israel kills dozens of Palestinians in two 'massacres' in Gaza. middleeasteye.net Israel kills dozens of Palestinians in two 'massacres' in Gaza | Attacks targeted the Shati refugee camp and the Tuffah neighbourhood of Gaza City | | A Palestinian stands at the site of Israeli strikes on houses, amid Israel-Hamas conflict, at Al Shati refugee camp in Gaza City, June 22, 2024 (Reut…

newarab (2024-06-22). Armenia recognises Palestine after Israel's Gaza massacres. newarab.com A series of countries have recognised the State of Palestine amid the war between

WSWS (2024-06-22). With US support, Israel continues Rafah massacre. wsws.org Israel intensified its displacement, ethnic cleansing and mass murder in Rafah, the southernmost city in the Gaza Strip, on Friday, killing 25 people in a strike on a refugee camp north of the city.

MEE staff (2024-06-22). Israel kills dozens of Palestinians in two 'massacres' in Gaza. middleeasteye.net Israel kills dozens of Palestinians in two 'massacres' in Gaza | Attacks targeted the Shati refugee camp and the Tuffah neighbourhood of Gaza City | | Men walk through a damaged room at a school run by UN agency Unrwa at the Shati camp for Palestinian refugees, west of Gaza City, on 7 May 2024 (AFP)…

newarab (2024-06-22). Israel may become 'uninhabitable' in Hezbollah war: official. newarab.com The official, who is the head of the company that plans Israel's electrical systems, issued the warning on Thursday, but later backtracked, according to The Times of Israel. | "We are not in a good situation, and we are not prepared for a real war. We are living in a fant…

presstv.ir (2024-06-22). Iraqi resistance vows to assist Hezbollah if Israel attacks Lebanon. presstv.ir Fighters from Iraqi anti-terror resistance groups have voiced readiness to fight alongside Hezbollah if the Israeli regime decides to wage a new war on Lebanon.

presstv.ir (2024-06-22). Iran warns Israel against war on Hezbollah. presstv.ir Iran has warned Israel about the consequences of waging an all-out war on Lebanon's Hezbollah resistance group.

newarab (2024-06-22). Israeli war cabinet dissolved, Hezbollah threats, Hajj heatwave. newarab.com

presstv.ir (2024-06-22). Hezbollah strikes multiple Israeli targets after member assassinated. presstv.ir Lebanese Hezbollah resistance fighters have conducted a series of strikes against Israeli sites in the northern part of the 1948 occupied territories in response to the brutal aggression against Gaza.

newarab (2024-06-22). Israel bombs Gaza as fears grow of wider war with Hezbollah. newarab.com Israel bombed the Gaza Strip where one hospital reported at least 30 dead Friday and as exchanges of fire and threats over the Lebanon border After further cross-border fire between Israel and Lebanon's powerful Shia Increased "bellicose rhetoric" from both sides risked triggering a…

newarab (2024-06-22). Lebanese source says Israeli strike killed Islamist leader. newarab.com A security source said a leader of the Lebanese Islamist group Since Israel began its war on Gaza,

newarab (2024-06-22). Awkward foes: The Cyprus-Israel-Lebanon relationship. newarab.com

presstv.ir (2024-06-22). UN chief warns Lebanon must not become 'another Gaza' as tensions rise. presstv.ir UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has warned against a wider conflict in West Asia after Israeli officials threatened to launch an invasion of Lebanon.

Stanley Kwabla Arku (2024-06-22). Ghanaians organize car caravan in solidarity with Palestine. peoplesdispatch.org The Socialist Movement of Ghana and the Palestine Solidarity Campaign made a powerful statement of solidarity with the people of Palestine through a massive car parade in Accra, Ghana on June 15. Over fifty vehicles draped in Palestinian flags filled the streets of the capital city for six hours, drawing attention to the ongoing crisis in Gaza and Rafah. | The protest, which saw the participation of Ghanaians, the Palestine Community in Ghana, and representatives from the diplomatic corps of Morocco, Iran, and the Arab community in Ghana, aimed to denounce the eight-month-old US-backed Israeli genocide in Gaza. T…

presstv.ir (2024-06-22). Cuba to join South Africa's genocide case against Israel. presstv.ir Cuba has announced its participation in South Africa's case against Israel at the International Court of Justice (ICJ) which accuses the regime of committing genocide against the Palestinians in Gaza.

Ana Luisa Brown (2024-06-22). Cuba's adhesion to the lawsuit against Israel acknowledged in Africa. plenglish.com Nairobi, Jun 22 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's support for South Africa's demand to condemn the Israeli government for its army's genocide against Gaza's population is making an impact on African media today.

Open Letter (2024-06-22). Ten Holocaust survivors condemn Israel's Gaza genocide. mondoweiss.net Holocaust survivors say using the Holocaust to justify genocide in Gaza and repress student protest on college campuses is an insult to the Holocaust's memory.

presstv.ir (2024-06-22). Iran: Canada's blacklisting of IRGC 'utter servility' to Israel. presstv.ir Iran says Canada's unlawful decision to designate the IRGC as a terrorist group is "utter servility" to the Zionist regime.

MB Sundjata (2024-06-22). How and Why the US Left Betrayed Tigray. indybay.org US organizations like PSL and Black Alliance for Peace cannot be trusted to advocate for Palestine's liberation after they condemned nearly a million Tigrayans to genocide.

presstv.ir (2024-06-22). Israel bombs tents in Rafah humanitarian zone, kills 25 Palestinians. presstv.ir Media reports say the casualties were caused by Israeli shelling of tents in the Al-Mawasi area, which the regime had designated as a humanitarian safe zone.

Steve France (2024-06-22). The myth of Israeli democracy died in Gaza and Israel's hasbara will never recover. mondoweiss.net Saree Makdisi's "Tolerance Is a Wasteland: Palestine and the Culture of Denial" shows just what a sham Israeli liberalism always was and continues to be.

presstv.ir (2024-06-22). Yemen says makes headway in drone production, will cease operations if Gaza war ends. presstv.ir A spokesman for Yemen's Ansarullah popular resistance movement says the country's drone industry and military capabilities have advanced.

presstv.ir (2024-06-22). Pakistanis denounce Israel 'war crimes' in Gaza. presstv.ir Protesters representing a wide cross-section of Pakistani society gathered to denounce what they termed Israel's war crimes and its blatant breach of an International Court of Justice order to cease its military actions against civilians in the occupied Palestinian territories.

Binoy Kampmark (2024-06-22). Quibbling About Killing: Netanyahu's Spat with Washington. dissidentvoice.org Israel's Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, is unhappy. Not so much with the Palestinians, whom he sees as terroristic, dispensable and a threat to Israeli security. Not with the Persians, who, he swears, will never acquire a nuclear weapon capacity on his watch. His recent lack of happiness has been directed against the fatty hand that …

Antiwar Dot Com (2024-06-22). Israeli army probe finds multiple cases of friendly fire on October 7. thegrayzone.com The army probe identified numerous examples of Israeli forces targeting Israeli civilians, as well as overreacting or failing to act on October 7. Mainstream media has smeared The Grayzone for exposing Israel's "Hannibal Directive" scandal months ago. Editor's note: The Washington Post and Israel's Haaretz have published numerous scurrilous and error-filled attacks on The Grayzone's Max Blumenthal and other colleagues for helping expose the Israeli military's deliberate killing of Israeli civilians while held captive by Palestinian militants on October 7. …

newarab (2024-06-22). Yemen's Houthis target commercial ship in Gulf of Aden. newarab.com A commercial ship traveling through the The apparent fire by the Houthis comes after the sinking this week of the ship

newarab (2024-06-22). WHO officials say Israeli pause has no impact on Gaza aid entry. newarab.com

Staff (2024-06-22). Israeli national found dead after being shot in West Bank Palestinian town. muslimnews.co.uk RAMALLAH, West Bank — An Israeli national was found shot dead in a Palestinian town in the northern West Bank Saturday morning, Israel's army said, as violence surges in the occupied territory. The army said the man was pronounced dead after being fatally shot in the town of Qalqilya, and that Israeli troops were currently operating in the …

Staff (2024-06-22). Palestinian death toll tops 37,500 after Israel kills 101 more Palestinians in Gaza. muslimmirror.com ANKARA : At least 37,551 Palestinians have been killed in Israel's ongoing offensive on the Gaza Strip since last October, the Health Ministry in the besieged enclave said on Saturday. A ministry statement added that 85,911 other people have also been injured in the onslaught, most of them — like those killed — women and …

presstv.ir (2024-06-22). New York protesters besiege Citigroup HQ over ties with Israel. presstv.ir Pro-Palestine and climate justice movements converge against Citigroup in New York over its links to the genocidal Israeli regime.

newarab (2024-06-22). Israeli strikes kill 42 in Gaza's Shati, Tuffah neighbourhoods. newarab.com At least 42 people were killed in One Israeli strike on

presstv.ir (2024-06-22). Yemeni army releases footage of drone boat strike for fitst time. presstv.ir The Yemeni armed forces have for the first time released footage of a drone boat and its strike on a sea target amid Yemen's months-long maritime operations against Israeli shipping in support of Palestinians in the besieged Gaza Strip.

newarab (2024-06-22). Israel grants Smotrich and settlers sweeping powers in West Bank. newarab.com Israel's extreme -right Smotrich's Settlements Administration will now oversee a range of laws and regulations governing civilian life in the West Bank, likely resulting in a deepening of the oppression against Palestinian…

newarab (2024-06-22). Saudi ambassador to UK says Israel normalisation is 'important'. newarab.com Speaking at a Chatham House conference in London, Prince Khalid bin Bandar added however the kingdom would not make any decisions that would compromise Palestinian self-determination. | "Normalisation is important to Saudi Arabia and to everyone in the region and anyone who is sensible because it brings peace, stability and security," he said | "If you look at our region, it's the l…

newarab (2024-06-22). Dutch lawmaker challenges govt over Israeli harassment of ICC. newarab.com

aljazeera (2024-06-22). Israel pounds north Gaza after attack on southern al-Mawasi 'safe zone'. aljazeera.com Red Cross says 'heavy-calibre projectiles' landed metres from its office in the designated safe zone in the south.

newarab (2024-06-22). Gaza: At least 42 Palestinians killed in latest Israel strikes. newarab.com

newarab (2024-06-22). Gaza: Israeli strikes kill at least 101 Palestinians in 24 hours. newarab.com This marks the highest daily death toll recorded in Gaza since 8 June, when Israeli forces killed at least 274 Palestinians in an operation to free four captives in the Nuseirat refugee camp. | The death toll includes those in three separ…

newarab (2024-06-22). Israel to pay $32,000 in ICC legal fees for Netanyahu, Gallant. newarab.com

presstv.ir (2024-06-22). Hamas: 'Priority is to stop Israel's criminal war' in Gaza. presstv.ir Ismail Haniyeh says the priority is stopping Israel's criminal war against the Palestinian people.

presstv.ir (2024-06-22). Israel's raids on refugee camps, houses kill over 100 in Gaza. presstv.ir One airstrike on tents in al-Shati refugee camp claimed the lives of 24 people on Saturday.

newarab (2024-06-22). UAE 'insulted' after Israel bars import of unpitted dates. newarab.com A shipment of dates with pits has caused friction between According to Israeli news outlet N12, Israel's Agriculture Ministry banned the import of a 100 kg shipment of dates with pits from the UAE, stating that only dates without pits are permitted. | The restriction has since led to protests from the Gulf nation, which has been exporting dates to Israel since the Abraham Accords normalisation deal in 2020. | N12 reported that the UAE send…

presstv.ir (2024-06-22). Protesters clash in Brooklyn as Israeli firm hosts event to sell stolen Palestinian land. presstv.ir New York's Jewish community has been hosting events annually to auction off land in Israel and in West Bank settlements.

newarab (2024-06-22). Qatar working to 'bridge the gap' between Israel and Hamas. newarab.com The Gulf emirate, the United States and Egypt, have been engaged in months of

newarab (2024-06-22). Detained Gaza man in 'horrifying' state after release by Israel. newarab.com Video footage and photos of a wide-eyed and trembling The man has been identified by local Palestinian media as Badr Dahlan, a 29-year-old who was detained by Israeli forces in Gaza and held for a month. | In a video which has since gone viral online, Dahlan struggles to speak…

newarab (2024-06-22). Gaza: At least 25 killed as Israel bombs tents in al-Mawasi. newarab.com The area lies northwest of Gaza's southern city of This was the latest deadly attack in the Gaza Strip, where hundreds of t…

aljazeera (2024-06-22). Top US State Department official for Israel-Palestine affairs resigns. aljazeera.com Andrew Miller cited family reasons but resignation is latest from Biden administration since Israel's war on Gaza began.

presstv.ir (2024-06-22). Top US State Department official for Israel-Palestine affairs resigns. presstv.ir A senior US Department of State official and expert on Israeli-Palestinian affairs has resigned amid the eight-month war in the Gaza Strip.

Connor Freeman (2024-06-22). Report: Israel Plans More Assassinations of Hamas Figures. news.antiwar.com Tel Aviv plans to ramp up its efforts to assassinate Hamas leaders in order to force the group toward accepting a ceasefire deal, a senior Israeli official told The Times. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's government has ruled out a ceasefire or a hostage deal to end the war, which would collapse his fragile far-right ruling …

presstv.ir (2024-06-22). June 21: 'Axis of Resistance' operations against Israeli occupation. presstv.ir Resistance groups in Palestine and across the region continue their operations against the Tel Aviv regime and its Western backers.

aljazeera (2024-06-22). 'Happening again': Guantanamo victims say Israel using 'US-style' torture. aljazeera.com Former prisoners who suffered in US detention facilities say Israeli abuse of Palestinians follows the same patterns.

newarab (2024-06-22). A year after migrant shipwreck, Pakistan families seek justice>. newarab.com A year after the disappearance of his brother in one of the deadliest shipwrecks in the Mediterranean, Suleman Tariq wants answers. But, like other young Pakistanis, he is also determined to make it to Europe. | "Since my brother went missing, our financial situation has worsened. I have no choice but to leave Pakistan to help my family repay the loan we took," said Tariq, whose brother Usman Tariq, was on board but not declared dead. | "There's absolutely nothing in this country… However, I will only pursue legal avenues and will not follow my brother's path." |

newarab (2024-06-22). Southeast Turkey wildfire kills 12 and devastates flocks. newarab.com

newarab (2024-06-22). Monitor says three pro-Iran fighters killed in Syria strike. newarab.com A war monitor on Saturday said three According to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, the strike occurred in

newarab (2024-06-22). A year after migrant shipwreck, Pakistan families seek justice>. newarab.com "Since my brother went missing, our financial situation has worsened. I have no choice but to leave Pakistan to help my family repay the loan we took," said Tariq, whose brother Usman Tariq, was on board but not declared dead. | "There's absolutely nothing in this country… However, I will only pursue legal avenues and will not follow my brother's path." | | Almost every family from the surroun…

newarab (2024-06-22). Hamas ridicules reports of Qatar imposing sanctions on them. newarab.com Ghazi Hamad, a member of Hamas' political bureau reiterated that the group is on good terms with Qatar's leadership, and any pressure from other countries will not affect this. | "The presence of Hamas in Qatar increases possibilities of…

newarab (2024-06-22). A hotter holy land: Why the Hajj disaster is a call to action. newarab.com One after the other, the faces of missing pilgrims drop in the Telegram channel. | Nadia: a middle-aged woman cloaked in a white-preying veil. Samiyah: a smiling, gentle face wrapped in a pink hijab. Muhammad stands smiling inside a mosque, his shoulders wrapped in white cloth. | Below the pictures are their names, the place and date they were last seen, a phone number to contact, and sometimes, a plea to help. | "Thousands ended up in the hospital with symptoms of heat stroke and heat exhaustion, and hundreds died on the street" | The Telegram channel, named 'Disappeared at Hajj 1445' (after the Hijri calenda…

Vijay Prashad, Tricontinental: Institute for Social Research. (2024-06-22). Is The Reign Of The Dollar Coming To An End? popularresistance.org In early June, a rumour began to circulate — which was widely reported in the Indian press as true — that the government of Saudi Arabia had allowed its petrodollar agreement with the United States to lapse. This agreement, made in 1974, is quite straight-forward and fulfils various needs of the US government: the US purchases oil from Saudi Arabia, and Saudi Arabia uses that money to buy military equipment from US arms manufacturers while holding the income from the oil sales in US Treasury Bills and in the Western financial system. This arrangement to recycle oil profits into the US economy and the…

ecns.cn (2024-06-22). U.S. violates one-China principle in Taiwan arms sale. ecns.cn China has lodged stern representations with the United States over its latest approval of an arms sale plan to Taiwan region, a defense spokesperson said on Friday.

ecns.cn (2024-06-22). Punishments set out for separatist activities. ecns.cn Chinese authorities on Friday released a set of guidelines on imposing criminal penalties on staunch supporters of "Taiwan independence" for engaging in or inciting separatist activities, with trial in absentia granted when necessary.

geo.tv (2024-06-22). Mumbai doctor loses INR700,000 to scam involving fake Mukesh Ambani video. geo.tv Mukesh Ambani, Chairman and Managing Director of Reliance Industries, arrives to address the company's annual general meeting in Mumbai, India July 5, 2018. — ReutersDr K H Patil, a doctor based in India's Mumbai, recently fell victim to a fraudulent scheme after being swindled…

Monterey Palestine Solidarity (2024-06-22). Sunday 6/23: Monterey Protest for Palestine. indybay.org Window on the Bay Park, 717 Del Monte Ave, Monterey…

Alex MacDonald (2024-06-22). Iranian dissident rapper Toomaj Salehi's death penalty overturned. middleeasteye.net Iranian dissident rapper Toomaj Salehi's death penalty overturned | Supreme Court orders retrial in case of imprisoned rapper whose death sentence sparked international outcry | | Iranian rapper Toomaj Salehi in an Instagram post (Toomaj Salehi/Instagram) | Dissident rapper Toomaj Sal…

Pavel López Lazo (2024-06-22). Cuban FM thanks Timor Leste for support against U.S. hostility. plenglish.com Havana, Jun 22 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez on Saturday thanked Timor Leste's President Jose Ramos-Horta for his rejection of the U.S. government's inclusion of Cuba in the states-sponsor-of-terrorism (SSOT) list.

Nava J. Thakuria (2024-06-22). One More Pakistani Journalist Killed: PEC Expresses Shock. pressenza.com Geneva: Press Emblem Campaign, the global media safety and rights body, expresses utter shock over the relentless murder of journalists in Pakistan, as the South Asian nation has lost its seventh scribe to assailants this year. Condemning the gunning down of Khalil Afridi Jibran (55), a television journalist of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province on 18 June 2024, PEC demands a high-level probe into his murder, and nab the culprits to be punished under the law. | According to local Pak media outlets, the senior journalist was associated with the privately owned Pashto-language news channel Khyber TV, which is influent…

Pressenza Philippines (2024-06-22). BCU Leads Medical Mission and Educational Talks in Partnership with Stakeholders at Sitio Lusod. pressenza.com Isang Makabuluhang Araw ng Kalayaan (A Meaningful Day of Freedom)!: | by Michael T. Sebullen and Genevieve B. Kupang: | This year's Philippine Independence Day shone even brighter in Sitio Lusod, Barangay Tinongdan, Itogon, Benguet, thanks to a heartwarming outreach activity. On June 12, 2024, Baguio Central University College of Nursing and School of Midwifery (CNSM), Graduate School and CBA deans, faculty, students, personnel, and staff, in partnership with Lusod Community School, CHED-CAR, DepEd, the Regional Mobile Force Battalion 15 Tech Support Company, the Office of Benguet Congressman Eric…

Pressenza India (2024-06-22). Why Does the Role of the Election Commission of India not Seem Beyond Doubt? pressenza.com by Jag Mohan Thaken | Chandigarh, India. While deciding a case, Lord Hewart, the then Lord Chief Justice of England, laid down a dictum— "Justice must not only be done but must also be seen to be done". | "It is not merely of some importance but is of fundamental importance that justice should not only be done, but should manifestly and undoubtedly be seen to be done". | This dictum must be a deciding factor for all the authorities, everywhere, every time. When an authority's decision creates some doubt in the minds of the concerned parties or the public, the authority loses its credibility and it should eit…

presstv.ir (2024-06-22). Highlights: Third debate in 2024 Iran presidential election. presstv.ir Highlights of the third televised debate of the 2024 Iranian presidential election with the participation of six candidates.

presstv.ir (2024-06-22). Leader hails election race as Iran gears up for presidential polls. presstv.ir Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has hailed televised debates among presidential candidates ahead of Iran's June 28 election, saying they give people familiarity with the opinions of the six contenders.

presstv.ir (2024-06-22). Iran to host top diplomats from 30 Asian countries for ACD summit. presstv.ir Iran is set to host the 19th ACD ministerial meeting in the capital Tehran, with top diplomats from more than 30 Asian countries participating in the event.

presstv.ir (2024-06-22). Guardians of the sky: Iran says Air Defense Force monitoring enemy's slightest movement. presstv.ir The commander of the Iranian Army's Air Defense Force hails the force's strong stewardship of the country's airspace.

presstv.ir (2024-06-22). Iran proposes areas for energy cooperation among SCO members. presstv.ir Iran's energy minister says Tehran has proposed seven areas for strengthening cooperation among member states of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO).

presstv.ir (2024-06-22). Poll of Polls: Where do candidates stand ahead of June 28 presidential election. presstv.ir With one week to go until the June 28 snap presidential election in the Islamic Republic of Iran, voters are weighing their options to elect the most efficient candidate.

presstv.ir (2024-06-22). 'Canada's blacklisting of Iran's IRGC contradicts UN Charter, intl. law'. presstv.ir A senior member of Iran's Constitutional Council says Canada's blacklisting of the IRGC contradicts the UN Charter and principles of the international law.

ptcnews.tv (2024-06-22). Hindujas sentenced to over 4 years for exploiting staff at Swiss mansion. ptcnews.tv PTC News Desk: Four members of the wealthiest family in Britain received prison terms from a Swiss court on Friday for taking advantage of Indian employees at their Geneva estate.The Hinduja family, whose wealth is estimated to be 37 billion pounds ($47 billion), was given a shocking result when they were found not guilty of human trafficking but guilty of other crimes. The Hindujas were not present at the court.The presiding judge in Geneva decided that Prakash Hinduja and his wife Kamal Hinduja received sentences of four years and six months apiece, while their son Ajay and his wife Namrata received terms of f…

tvbrics (2024-06-22). Total value of Iran's steel exports increases by 18%. tvbrics.com In the first two months of the current Iranian calendar year, 50,000 tonnes of various steel plates were exported from Iran…

tvbrics (2024-06-22). Saudi Arabia plants five million shrubs and trees. tvbrics.com Enhancing quality of life and environmental sustainability are the project's goals…

Emir Nuhanovic (2024-06-22). The US Should Support New Democratic Reforms in Central Asia. fairobserver.com The democratic values championed by the Land of the Free are set to reach new regions. The familiar narrative of promoting freedom alongside mutual economic benefits has found fresh ground in Central Asia. The Russia—Ukraine conflict and strained relations with China have urged the United States to move its focus to Eurasia. Lately, Washington has…

themoscowtimes (2024-06-22). Putin Makes Overtures to North Korea, Vietnam in Bid to Intimidate Ukraine's Allies. themoscowtimes.com "This is a signal to the U.S. and other countries that we can create partnerships in other regions that are unpleasant," a government official told MT.

themoscowtimes (2024-06-22). Russia Sentences Ukrainian Woman to 12 Years for Balloon Protest. themoscowtimes.com Ukrainian citizen Kristina Lyubashenko, 35, was found guilty of taking part in a "terrorist" group and spreading "fake information" about the Russian army.

WSWS (2024-06-22). Thousands of university employees in Sri Lanka demonstrate to demand wage rise. wsws.org While the Wickremesinghe government has made clear that there will be no salary increase, the University Trade Union Joint Committee (UTUJC) leadership is backing away from its original demands.

WSWS (2024-06-22). Thailand holding antidemocratic Senate election. wsws.org The complicated process to choose a new parliamentary upper house is designed to entrench the interests of traditional layers of the Thai ruling elite.

UMMID (2024-06-22). Safety and Security key concerns why millionaires migrating from India. ummid.com Safety and Security are the main reasons why thousands of millionaires are migrating from India to other countries, international investment migration advisory firm Henley & Partners revealed in a report.

Kimera Abdu (2024-06-22). President Museveni Presides Over Signing of MOU for Kidepo International Airport Construction. plusnews.ug President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni on Thursday, oversaw the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the Government of Uganda and the United Arab Emirates' Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry at Munyonyo. President Museveni welcomed the MOU, noting the strengthened relations between Uganda and Gulf countries, which offer significant investment potential. The agreement involves …

aljazeera (2024-06-22). US aircraft carrier arrives in South Korea amid tensions with North Korea. aljazeera.com USS Theodore Roosevelt to participate in joint military exercises between the United States, South Korea and Japan.

aljazeera (2024-06-22). France, China launch satellite in attempt to explore the universe. aljazeera.com China's advances in space exploration are outpacing those of the US and attracting partners from Europe and Asia.

Eberhard Fischer (2024-06-22). Art for Tribal Rituals in South Gujarat, India: A Visual Anthropological Survey of 1969. fairobserver.com When we arrived in the field, we knew practically nothing about the religion of the Chodhri and other Adivasi groups of the region. We had seen their votive offerings in museums and as book illustrations, but all available information in the ethnographic literature and gazetteers on "tribal religion" were so general and vague that we…

Glenn Carle (2024-06-22). Making Sense of India's Mammoth Elections and Their Startling Results. fairobserver.com Over six weeks, from May to June, Indians went to the polls. They returned a resounding rebuke for Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). The BJP won just 240 parliamentary seats, 63 fewer than the last election and at least 160 short of the result predicted by Modi's slogan, "Over Four…

UMMID (2024-06-22). NEET UG 2024: Arrested medical aspirants confess to receiving leaked paper. ummid.com NEET UG 2024: At least two medical aspirants, who appeared in NEET UG 2024 exams but later arrested by Bihar police have confessed to receiving leaked paper a day before the medical entrance exam.

Young Tak Jo, Haewoo Lee, Jungsun Lee, Sung-Wan Kim, Joonho Choi, Jun Soo Kwon, Yu Sang Lee (2024-06-22). Correspondence] Mental illness media guidelines in South Korea to combat stigma. thelancet.com South Korea renamed schizophrenia from jungshinbunyeolbyung (split-mind disorder) to johyeonbyung (attunement disorder) in 2011.1 This renaming initially resulted in a reduction of social stigma, as seen in more positive public perceptions of schizophrenia.2 Despite this, the stigma against schizophrenia in South Korea recently worsened again, in part due to media coverage of incidents involving individuals with the disorder.3 For instance, after the 2016 Gangnam Station murder, media coverage of schizophrenia greatly increased compared with the previous year.

Momina Khabir, Asharib Sohaib, Marium Fawad (2024-06-22). Correspondence] Stigma around in vitro fertilisation in Pakistan. thelancet.com With the advent of in vitro fertilisation (IVF), assisted reproductive medicine has been revolutionised, offering hope to countless individuals struggling with infertility globally.1 Despite a high infertility rate of 21% in Pakistan's large population of approximately 242 ∑8 million people, access to IVF remains low.1 Infertility carries a heavy social stigma, particularly for women. This stigma, coupled with rising poverty (over 39% of the population lives below the poverty line), discourages couples from seeking IVF.

UMMID (2024-06-22). India marks the longest day of the year. ummid.com India, Pakistan, Bangladesh and other South Asian countries Friday June 21, 2024 marked the longest day of the year.

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-06-22). Mayo Clinic Minute: Can lifestyle changes help with enlarged prostate? newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Benign prostatic hyperplasia, also called an enlarged prostate, is incredibly common, especially among men over 40. While it's not the same as prostate cancer, an enlarged prostate can cause significant quality of life issues. Dr. Scott Cheney, a Mayo Clinic urologist, says there are ways to treat it and reduce the symptoms, including some lifestyle changes. Watch: The Mayo Clinic Minute youtu.be/F_C3Bacax80 Journalists: Broadcast-quality video (1: 16) is in the downloads at the end of this…

UMMID (2024-06-22). Post Hajj 2024 Umrah: Saudi Arabia begins issuing e-visas. ummid.com The Saudi Ministry of Hajj and Umrah has started issuing electronic visas for post Hajj 2024 Umrah season, as part of its efforts to enable more Muslims to come to the Kingdom to perform Umrah and facilitate its procedures for them.

Staff (2024-06-22). De Cubaindustria y la demanda contra Israel ante la CIJ hablamos este viernes en Las 3 del día (+ Podcast). cubadebate.cu Es viernes de resumen con lo que ha sido noticia en Cubadebate durante la semana que concluye. Yo soy Yunier Sarmientos y este es el podcast Las 3 del día. No se desconecte y escuche los siguientes minutos de información.

María Candela (2024-06-22). Resistencia en el Líbano continúa ataques en apoyo a Gaza. radiohc.cu Beirut, 22 jun (RHC) La Resistencia Islámica en el Líbano (Hizbullah) llevó a cabo nuevas acciones contra blancos militares israelíes, en apoyo al pueblo palestino en Gaza que enfrenta una guerra genocida de Tel Aviv.

teleSUR, JDO, MER, JGN, JCM, SH (2024-06-22). Minuto a minuto del asedio israelí contra la Franja de Gaza. telesurtv.net En varios países continúan realizándose actividades para expresar apoyo al pueblo palestino y condenar el genocidio que comete Israel.

María Candela (2024-06-22). Cuba agradece apoyo de Timor Leste contra hostilidad de EEUU. radiohc.cu La Habana, 22 jun (RHC) El canciller cubano, Bruno Rodríguez, agradeció este sábado el rechazo del presidente de Timor Leste, José Ramos-Horta, a la inclusión de la isla por el gobierno estadounidense en la lista de naciones que según Washington patrocinan el terrorismo.

María Candela (2024-06-22). Asociación estratégica integral. radiohc.cu Esta semana tuvo lugar un hito histórico, en el acercamiento hacia un "Nuevo Orden Internacional". El presidente, Vladimir Putin, acompañado por una nutrida delegación de altos funcionarios del gobierno ruso, realizó una visita de Estado a Corea del Norte y Vietnam, donde se reunió con su par norcoreano, Kim Jong-un, y el presidente de Vietnam, To Lam…

teleSUR, idg, JCM (2024-06-22). Narendra Modi celebra su victoria en las elecciones generales. telesurtv.net Narendra Modi necesitará el apoyo de otros partidos para gobernar, algo inédito en sus anteriores mandatos.

teleSUR, dcdc, JCM (2024-06-22). Irán inicia etapa de calificación de candidatos a elecciones. telesurtv.net Tras el proceso de investigación, el Ministerio del Interior anunciará los candidatos finales el 11 de junio, y los calificados tendrán 15 días, del 12 al 26 de junio, para llevar a cabo sus campañas electorales.

teleSUR, odr, YSM (2024-06-22). Presidente de Siria recibe a canciller de Irán. telesurtv.net Ambos políticos debatieron sobre el estado de las relaciones bilaterales, así como el avance de la agresión de Israel en la Franja de Gaza.

teleSUR, JCM (2024-06-22). ONU condena más de 500 asesinatos de palestinos en Cisjordania. telesurtv.net Más de 500 palestinos han muerto desde el 7 de octubre en actos de violencia en la ocupada Cisjordania vinculados al asedio del Ejército israelí de ocupación en Gaza.

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2024-06-17: News Headlines

The Cradle (2024-06-17). Israel Inflicts Acute Malnutrition in 8,000 Children Under Five: WHO. globalresearch.ca

presstv.ir (2024-06-17). Iran calls on Muslim states to employ 'all means' to stop Gaza genocide. presstv.ir Iran's interim foreign minister calls upon Muslim states to employ "all available means" to stop the ongoing genocide against Palestinians in the Gaza Strip.

Connor Freeman (2024-06-17). Netanyahu, Ben-Gvir Oppose Army Pauses in Parts of Gaza. news.antiwar.com Following an announcement by the Israeli military on Sunday that there will now be 11-hour daily tactical pauses along one of the bombed-out Gaza Strip's main roads, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the plan is "unacceptable," according to an Israeli official speaking with Reuters. National Security Minister Itamar Ben-Gvir, who leads the extremist Jewish Power …

Sam Husseini. (2024-06-17). Israel Claims Others Are Shredding International Law As It Does So. popularresistance.org One of the things my dad, who was driven out of Palestine in 1948 and tried to scrutinize every move on Palestine for decades, taught me is that there's this trick of a thief crying "thief!" to divert attention from his crimes. | It's a mantra on X/twitter now that for Israel, every accusation is a confession. | An example of that which was clear to me in October was: | "Israel Falsely Claimed Hamas Slaughtered Babies So It Could Actually Slaughter Babies" | And that has been borne out by various investigations since, from Al Jazeera and most recently by David Sheen from the Electronic Intifada for example.

Staff, Middle East Eye. (2024-06-17). One In Three People Are Boycotting Brands Over Israel's War On Gaza. popularresistance.org More than one in three people say they are boycotting a brand viewed as supporting a side in Israel's war on Gaza, with oil-rich Gulf states and large Muslim-majority countries leading the way. | The latest edition of an annual Trust Barometer report from public relations firm Edelman underscored how sharp divides over the war are causing consumers across the globe to take a stance with their wallets. | The survey polled 15,000 consumers across 15 countries, including France, Saudi Arabia, the UK and the US. | The poll didn't say who respondents sided with in the war, but out of the top five countries listed as e…

presstv.ir (2024-06-17). 9,300 Palestinians languishing in Israeli prisons: Rights group. presstv.ir An independent and non-governmental rights organization says at least 9,300 Palestinian prisoners are currently being held in Israeli jails and detention centers.

geo.tv (2024-06-17). 25,000 Sikhs in London mark 40th anniversary of June 1984 genocide. geo.tv Around 25,000 Sikhs marked 40th anniversary of the June 1984 Sikh Genocide by marching through London and holding a Freedom Rally in Trafalgar Square. — Reporter | Rescue workers along with people gather at the site of a train collision after the accident in Darjeeling district in West Bengal state, India, June 17, 2024. — Reuters | Pro-Khalistan Sikh leader and Sikhs For Justice General Counsel Gurpatwant Singh Pannun . — P…

Editor (2024-06-17). A Message about Noam Chomsky: An update. mronline.org No doubt like many other people around the world, we have been surprised and increasingly concerned that Noam Chomsky has not commented publicly on current events for around one year; in particular, on the Israeli genocide of Palestinians.

presstv.ir (2024-06-17). 'Muslim countries must unite to stop Zionists' crimes in Gaza'. presstv.ir Iran's interim president calls for unity among Muslims to end Israel's ongoing genocide in Gaza.

Ali Azgar (2024-06-17). Will South Africa's new coalition gov't change tack on Israel-Palestine? muslimnews.co.uk When South Africa, under its ruling African National Congress (ANC) party, took Israel to the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in January on allegations of genocide in Gaza, it drew applause from a range of nations, especially in the Global South. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . …

dar ell (2024-06-17). Google workers object to Nimbus.. indybay.org Seems some googlers dont like the way trillion$ google/Alphabet i.n.c. | are using advanced AI capabilities to profit on | mass murder/social control/genocide atrocities in Palestine and other places with project 'Nimbus'.

_____ (2024-06-17). The Day the West Defined the Massacre of 270 Palestinians, 700 wounded, as a 'Success'. transcend.org On 8 Jun 2024, an Israeli military operation to free four Israelis from Hamas resulted in the massacre of hundreds of women and children. Israelis dance in the streets, the White House hails a 'daring' operation, Rishi Sunak expresses relief. How carnage and genocide in Gaza have become the new normal.

presstv.ir (2024-06-17). Muslim world marks Eid al-Adha as Gaza genocide continues. presstv.ir Muslims around the world mark the Eid al-Adha (the Feast of the Sacrifice) as this year's celebrations are overshadowed by Israel's continued onslaught on the Gaza Strip and its deadly violence in the West Bank.

Leila's Daughters (2024-06-17). Operation Campus Flood: A Call for a Week of Autonomous Action. indybay.org No more gradualism in the face of a genocide. A new phase of the the #Escalate movement on college campuses has begun. With Berkeley lighting the way. We are calling this OPERATION CAMPUS FLOOD. And it is an open invite for all who are sick of it all to join in displacing the displacers. From the outside in and the inside out, we need to raze the settler-empire academy that provides training, labor, capital, and a steady stream of propaganda and knowledge production for the Israel-Zionist entity.

presstv.ir (2024-06-17). Iran calls for collective action by Muslim states to stop Israeli genocidal war on Gaza. presstv.ir Iran's interim foreign minister says Muslims need to take joint action to force Israel to end its crimes against Palestinians.

_____ (2024-06-17). Inside the Nuseirat Massacre: This Is the Carnage I Saw During Israel's 4-Hostage Rescue. transcend.org 10 Jun 2024 – Eyewitness: I was on the road to the camp when Israel launched its raid — and saw the aftermath in a nearby hospital.

Staff (2024-06-17). Palestinians can't expect justice from US as Jewish lobbies control US politics. muslimmirror.com By Latheef Farook Somewhere in the early 1980s there were speculations of United States Secretary of State Alexander Haig contesting the US Presidential elections. Then Prime Minister of Israel Menachem Begin,the architect of Deir Yassin massacre which killed more than 250 innocent Palestinians said " the road to White House is through Tel Aviv —Israeli …

newarab (2024-06-17). Israel 'warns' of escalation of cross-border fire with Hezbollah. newarab.com "Hezbollah's increasing aggression is bringing us to the brink of what could be a

The Media Line Staff (2024-06-17). Hezbollah's Increased Aggression Threatens Wider Regional Escalation, Israeli Military Warns. themedialine.org

presstv.ir (2024-06-17). Hezbollah holds funeral for senior commander killed in Israeli strike. presstv.ir Mourners carry the coffin of Taleb Sami Abdullah, a senior Hezbollah commander, during his funeral.

Amir Tibon (2024-06-17). Top Biden envoy visits region as White House bids to prevent all-out Israel-Hezbollah war. haaretz.com Despite the urgency that the Biden administration conveys over Hochstein's talks, senior officials admit that the end of war in Gaza and the release of the hostages are the required conditions for reaching an agreement in the Israel-Lebanon border…

newarab (2024-06-17). UN warns of 'miscalculation' in Israel-Hezbollah clashes. newarab.com

Staff (2024-06-17). Netanyahu dissolves war cabinet after Gantz exit; IDF intercepts aerial target from Lebanon in northern Israel. haaretz.com Israeli military spokesperson says Hezbollah 'bringing us to brink of escalation' ‚ñ IDF says it intercepted aerial target from Lebanon near Acre in northern Israel ‚ñ IDF announces daily 'tactical pause' in attempt to increase flow of aid into Gaza ‚ñ Protesters against the government block major highways across Israel…

newarab (2024-06-17). Hezbollah keeps up pressure on Israel after commander's death. newarab.com Senior Hezbollah commander Taleb Abdallah was killed in an Israeli strike in the village of Jouaiyya on T…

presstv.ir (2024-06-17). Rafah deadly ambush proved weakening Hamas is just Israel's illusion: Official. presstv.ir A Hamas official says the recent operation by the Palestinian resistance movement against the Israeli military in the Gaza Strip's Rafah city proved the regime is delusional for thinking that it can weaken the group.

Ali Azgar (2024-06-17). Netanyahu reportedly criticises military tactical pause in Gaza amid divisions with IDF. muslimnews.co.uk Israel's prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu has reportedly criticised plans announced by the military to hold daily tactical pauses in fighting along one of the main roads into Gaza to facilitate the delivery of aid On Sunday the military announced a daily pause that would begin in the Rafah area at 8am and remain in effect until 7pm along …

presstv.ir (2024-06-17). Israel 'lied' about 'tactical pause' as Rafah crossing destroyed: Govt. presstv.ir The Government Information Office in the Gaza Strip says Israel lied about a daily pause of its attacks in southern areas of the Palestinian territory.

newarab (2024-06-17). Palestinians in Gaza struggle to mark Eid amid Israeli attacks. newarab.com Palestinians in Gaza gathered to mark the Israeli military attacks were reported across the territory, including dozens of explosions in western Rafah, following a deadly day for Israel's military when The military…

Editor (2024-06-17). Jun 17, 2024. sitrepworld.info The Last of the Mohicans Soundtrack — "Promontory", "The Gael" Pal Chron — Day 254: Conflict in Israel over 'Tactical Pause' | Arrest Warrants Decision in Ten Days | Ansarallah Hits US Destroyer Israel's New Air War in the West Bank: Nearly Half of the Dead are Children, by Catherine Cartier We've Seen This "Antisemitism Crisis On The Left" Script Before, by Caitlin Johnstone Hamas Has Not Lost, Therefore They Win, by Indrajit Wounded left in limbo by Israel's invasion of Rafah, by Ruwaida Amer Blinken's lies about Hamas rejecting a ceasefire reveal admin's true intentio…

presstv.ir (2024-06-17). Nothing has changed since Israel's 'tactical pauses' in Rafah: UN agency. presstv.ir The southern Palestinian city is facing threats of a full-scale Israeli invasion.

newarab (2024-06-17). Eight Israeli soldiers killed as fighting rages in Gaza. newarab.com Eight The military said the soldiers were killed when the Namer armoured vehicle they were travelling in exploded near Gaza's far-southern city of Rafah,…

newarab (2024-06-17). Saudi imam says Hajj 'not for political slogans' on Arafah Day. newarab.com The imam of Mecca's Grand Mosque reiterated on Saturday that Sheikh Maher Al Muaiqly, who was appointed to deliver the sermon on the penultimate day of the Hajj, made the remark as the pilgrimage takes place in the shadow of Israel's military offensive has killed at least 37,266 people in Gaza, mostly civilians, according to the territory's health min…

MEE staff (2024-06-17). War on Gaza: Israeli forces 'destroy' Rafah crossing's departure hall. middleeasteye.net

_____ (2024-06-17). 'We're All at Risk': Doctors Evacuate Rafah's Last Hospitals. transcend.org 5 Jun 2024 – Almost no facilities remain to treat the wounded in Gaza's southernmost city, as doctors fear a repeat of Israel's attacks on hospitals across the Strip.

Angela (2024-06-17). Tuesday 6/18: Palestine to Ukraine – Codepink Congress Capitol Calling Party. indybay.org Zoom | www.codepink.org/cpc618

Ahmed Abdulkareem (2024-06-17). Inside Force 400: Spies and Sabotage in America's Covert War on Yemen. mintpressnews.com Ahmed AbdulKareem uncovers how American airstrikes, guided by Israeli intelligence operations and Yemeni informants, are amplifying civilian casualties in Yemen and shedding light on a covert military strategy with global implications.

Staff (2024-06-17). Inside Force 400: Spies and Sabotage in America's Covert War on Yemen. mintpressnews.com Tragic stories of civilian deaths due to false or misleading intelligence, often obtained by poorly paid local collaborators, are not just relics of the past. These incidents, once common in Afghan and Iraqi cities during their respective U.S. occupations, are now leaving their mark in war-torn Yemen. On the evening of May 31, Radio Hodeidah …

newarab (2024-06-17). Ship evacuated, ablaze after attack by Yemen's Houthis: UKMTO. newarab.com

infobrics (2024-06-17). Thailand Cabinet Approves Brics Membership Bid. infobrics.org Bloc started by larger developing nations including China is looking to expand…

Ali Azgar (2024-06-17). Netanyahu reportedly criticises military tactical pause in Gaza amid divisions with IDF. muslimnews.co.uk Israel's prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu has reportedly criticised plans announced by the military to hold daily tactical pauses in fighting along one of the main roads into Gaza to facilitate the delivery of aid . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . …

presstv.ir (2024-06-17). Palestinians mourn death of loved ones. presstv.ir Palestinians mourn the death of members of one familyŸà who were killed when Israeli missiles struck their home in Al-Bureij in central Gaza.

marilyn's daughters (2024-06-17). retaliation arson attack on construction site at university of kkkalifornia berkeley. indybay.org phase two of the #Escalate movement heats up at u.c. berkeley with a construction site set on fire in broad daylight. this was done in retaliation for u.c.pd's violent assaults on vulnerable student demonstrators and to punish the university of kkkalifornia system for supporting the genocidal zionist-Israel entity. this was an autonomous initiative in concert with the current WEEK OF ACTION currently underway: operation campus flood.

newarab (2024-06-17). Israeli prisons 'worse than Guantanamo', Palestinians urge probe. newarab.com

newarab (2024-06-17). 'No joy': Gazans mark sombre Eid in shadow of Israeli onslaught. newarab.com In tents in the stifling heat and in bombed-out mosques, "There is no joy. We have been robbed of it," said Malakiya Salman, a 57-year-old displaced woman, now living in a tent in Khan Yunis city in the southern Gaza Strip. | Gazans, like Muslims the world over, would usually slaughter sheep for t…

tn.ai (2024-06-17). UNICEF: Children in Gaza Endure Constant Terror from Israeli Bombardment. tn.ai TEHRAN (Tasnim) — The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) said children in the besieged Gaza Strip are living in "constant terror due to Israeli bombardment."

Ali Azgar (2024-06-17). Children killed in Israeli attacks in Gaza on first day of Eid. muslimnews.co.uk Norway will increase its funding of UNRWA and is sounding the alarm on the PA's struggles in the occupied West Bank. The Israeli army is setting up a division of retirement-age reservists due to "urgent need". Al Jazeera is reporting from outside of Israel because it has been banned by the Israeli government. US special …

presstv.ir (2024-06-17). Ayatollah Khamenei congratulates world Muslims on Eid al-Adha. presstv.ir Millions of Muslims in Iran and other countries mark Eid al-Adha amid Israel's genocidal war on the besieged Gaza Strip.

UMMID (2024-06-17). Why Intel cancelled $25 bn chip factory expansion in Israel? ummid.com In a major economic setback for Israel, Intel has halted its planned expansion of a major factory project worth $25 billion in the occupied Palestinian territory under the Zionist control.

Luis Linares Petrov (2024-06-17). Israeli NGO criticizes Jewish colonization policy in the West Bank. plenglish.com Tel Aviv, Jun 17 (Prensa Latina) The Israeli Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) Peace Now criticized the colonization policy promoted by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in the occupied West Bank.

newarab (2024-06-17). Israel holding 9,300 Palestinians in prisons, detention centres. newarab.com Israel is holding 9,300 Palestinians in prisons and detention centres, including around 250 children and 75 women, the Palestinian Prisoner's Society said in a statement. | The PPS said that the number includes thousands of Palestinians detained from the Gaza Strip, where Israel has carried out a brutal military assault since October. | More than 3,400 of the total number of prisoners are held under 'administrative detention' – a procedure that allows Israeli authorities to hold alleged suspected for six months at a time, which can be extended indefinitely. | Israel says the procedure allows authorities to hol…

Salim Vally, Federico Fuentes (2024-06-17). South African BDS Coalition's Salim Vally: The global fight against apartheid Israel has reached a 'tipping point'. links.org.au Salim Vally discusses Israel's war on Gaza and the global campaign against Israeli apartheid.

presstv.ir (2024-06-17). UNICEF: Gaza's children living under constant Israeli terror. presstv.ir More than 14,000 Palestinian children have reportedly been killed in Gaza during months-long Israeli aggression.

Staff (2024-06-17). Yair Netanyahu bolsters IDF Oct. 7 'betrayal' conspiracy, accuses Israel's top court of 'cover-up'. haaretz.com The son of the Israeli prime minister blasted a High Court decision to suspend a state watchdog investigation into the army's actions on October 7, suggesting the court wants a 'cover-up committee for the Left'…

newarab (2024-06-17). Netanyahu dissolves Israel war cabinet following Gantz departure. newarab.com Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu is now expected to hold consultations about his country's war in Gaza with…

newarab (2024-06-17). Israeli attacks in Gaza continue despite 'pause'. newarab.com

tn.ai (2024-06-17). Israeli Military Conducts Fresh Raids across Occupied West Bank. tn.ai TEHRAN (Tasnim) — The Israeli military conducted several raids across the occupied West Bank in the early hours of Monday, according to the Wafa news agency and local media.

presstv.ir (2024-06-17). Iran calls on Muslims worldwide to use Hajj to renounce Israel, US. presstv.ir Nasser Kan'ani has described this year's Hajj rituals as "a practice of jihad" as well as an opportunity for Muslim nations to reject Israel and its supporter, the United States, amid the occupying regime's war on Gaza.

newarab (2024-06-17). Biden adviser in Israel, as strikes on Gaza continue amid Eid. newarab.com Deadly Israeli airstrikes targeted several locations throughout Gaza overnight and early on Monday killing Palestinians, as Muslims mark the second day of the Islamic festival of At least three people, including a woman and an elderly man, were killed early on Monday and others were seriously injured following Israeli bombing in the Sheikh Radwan neighbourhood in

Agence France-Presse (2024-06-17). Parents of Israeli soldiers in anxious wait as Gaza war drags on, losses mount. scmp.com Relatives of Israeli troops operating in Gaza have been left fearing for their loved ones and contemplating the war's costs.

tn.ai (2024-06-17). Oxfam Condemns UK Arms Sales to Israeli amid Rising Human Toll in Gaza. tn.ai TEHRAN (Tasnim) — Halima Begum, the CEO of Oxfam, sharply criticized the UK for its contradictory stance of supplying arms to Israel while also providing humanitarian aid to Gaza, labeling it as "intellectually and morally incoherent."

newarab (2024-06-17). Palestinians mark bloody Eid al-Adha amid Israel's Gaza war. newarab.com Around 71 Palestinians were killed in the past 48 hours, most of the dead are women and children, as

Ali Azgar (2024-06-17). Australia must recognise Palestine to promote peace. muslimnews.co.uk Over the last eight months, we have witnessed the mass killing and displacement of Palestinians and the devastation and destruction of Gaza carried out by Israel under the guise of "self-defence". As the Israeli government continues to disregard its obligations under international humanitarian law to protect civilians and cease genocidal acts, it is imperative for …

Ali Azgar (2024-06-17). 9 killed by Israeli airstrike in central Gaza. muslimnews.co.uk At least nine Palestinians were killed by an Israeli airstrike on the Al-Bureij refugee camp in central Gaza on the first day of Eid al-Adha, Palestinian medical sources said on Sunday. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . The airstrike targeted two …

Karsten Riise (2024-06-17). Israeli Plans for Attacking Southern Lebanon. globalresearch.ca

Ali Azgar (2024-06-17). Reconstruction of Gaza Is the Way to Regain Initiative in the Iron Swords War. muslimnews.co.uk Executive Summary: Israel's wars, according to Israel's traditional defense strategy, are aimed at thwarting and removing military threats, not at politically shaping the region. Hence our familiar focus on the military dimension. But the goal of the war in Gaza is more ambitious: the destruction of the Hamas regime. Accordingly, its realization depends on additional …

Ali Azgar (2024-06-17). Biden pushes Gaza ceasefire deal in Eid message. muslimnews.co.uk President Joe Biden used his Eid-ul-Azha message to Muslims to advocate a US-backed ceasefire deal in Gaza, saying on Sunday that it was the best way to help civilians suffering the "horrors of war between Hamas and Israel." . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . …

David Hearst (2024-06-17). War on Gaza: Blinken Is Dragging the US Ever Deeper Into Israel's Quagmire. globalresearch.ca

presstv.ir (2024-06-17). Netanyahu dissolves Israel's war cabinet after departure of key officials. presstv.ir Netanyahu dissolves the regime's war cabinet after it was rattled by resignations of key officials.

WSWS (2024-06-17). Israel's destruction and theft of cultural property in Gaza. wsws.org Part of Israel's genocidal strategy against the Palestinian population is the destruction and theft of its cultural heritage and goods.

Maayan Hoffman (2024-06-17). Israeli Defense Industry Sees Surge in European Demand. themedialine.org

aljazeera (2024-06-17). Israel's Netanyahu dissolves war cabinet. aljazeera.com Decision follows resignation of centrist Gantz; will disappoint hardliners angling to expand influence on war in Gaza.

Ali Azgar (2024-06-17). Israeli PM scraps war cabinet after key departures. muslimnews.co.uk Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has dissolved his six-member war cabinet, a widely expected decision that follows the departure of centrist opposition leader Benny Gantz and his ally Gadi Eisenkot. A government spokesman said the pre-existing security cabinet and the larger full cabinet would make decisions about the war with Hamas in Gaza. . . …

Bar Peleg (2024-06-17). Israeli police unlawfully holds 11 anti-government protesters in custody for nearly a day. haaretz.com Police submitted their request to release the protesters with restrictions early Sunday morning, yet by the afternoon only three of them were brought in for their first bail hearing as required by law. Among those arrested and later released was Haaretz photographer Itai Ron…

Associated Press (2024-06-17). The Israel-Gaza war is wiping out entire Palestinian families, a branch at a time. This is how. scmp.com Israel's air and ground campaign in Gaza has killed hundreds of family members from the same bloodline, an unprecedented toll on the small community mostly made up of refugees and their descendants.

Ali Azgar (2024-06-17). Israeli PM scraps war cabinet after key departures. muslimnews.co.uk Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has dissolved his six-member war cabinet, a widely expected decision that follows the departure of centrist opposition leader Benny Gantz and his ally Gadi Eisenkot. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . …

newarab (2024-06-17). Israel troops kill teen in West Bank raid: Palestine ministry. newarab.com The Palestinian health ministry said Sultan Abdul Rahman Khatatbeh, 16, was killed by Israeli fire in the northern West Bank town of Beit Furik, the ministry said in a statement published on Facebook. | Officia…

Ali Azgar (2024-06-17). The Hostages Next Door: Inside a Notable Gaza Family's Dark Secret. muslimnews.co.uk Dr Ahmad Aljamal, a general practitioner, imam, and member of a prominent family in Gaza, secretly held three Israeli hostages captive in his home for six months, the Wall Street Journal (WSJ) reported on Monday. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . …

newarab (2024-06-17). Israeli protesters announce week of action, demand captives deal. newarab.com Thousands of Israelis took part in nationwide protests on Saturday, announcing a week of resistance over the failure of the Saturday's protests were centred around

ecns.cn (2024-06-17). G7 actions urged to end Israeli atrocities in Gaza. ecns.cn The Group of Seven nations is being urged to do more to end Israeli atrocities in Gaza as Tel Aviv has yet to publicly accept a U.S.-backed United Nations Security Council resolution despite the bloc's claim that it welcomes Israel's acceptance of the proposal.

presstv.ir (2024-06-17). 'Yemeni army targets three vessels, including US destroyer, in support of Gaza'. presstv.ir The Yemeni army says it has conducted three operations, targeting Israel-linked and US vessels in support of Gaza.

Staff (2024-06-17). Over 40k Muslims pray at Al-Aqsa to mark 1st day of Eid al-Adha. muslimmirror.com RAMALLAH, Palestine : Around 40,000 Palestinians offered Eid al-Adha prayer at Al-Aqsa Mosque in occupied East Jerusalem on Sunday, but there was no festive atmosphere, instead mourning the victims of Israel's ongoing war on the Gaza Strip for over eight months now. The Islamic Endowments Department in Jerusalem said in a statement that about 40,000 …

presstv.ir (2024-06-17). Pro-Palestinian activists break into UK-based Israeli-owned arms firm. presstv.ir Pro-Palestinian activists break into a UK-based Israeli-owned arms manufacturer, which provides weapon parts for the Israeli military.

presstv.ir (2024-06-17). Madrid protesters hold die-in in solidarity with Palestinians in Gaza. presstv.ir Pro-Palestinian activists lay on the ground with fake blood on their faces during a re-enactment of an Israeli attack on Gaza in a Madrid street.

newleftreview (2024-06-17). Richard Beck: Bidenism Abroad. newleftreview.org Panoramic survey of US foreign policy as Washington attempts to maintain its global hegemony in conditions of faltering growth. Containing China, confronting Russia, driving decarbonization: each of Biden's stated aims has been beset by insoluble contradictions from the outset, Richard Beck argues, now compounded by Israel's punitive war on Gaza.

Ali Azgar (2024-06-17). Israel war on Gaza live: Norway increases UNRWA funding. muslimnews.co.uk Norway will increase its funding of UNRWA and is sounding the alarm on the PA's struggles in the occupied West Bank. The Israeli army is setting up a division of retirement-age reservists due to "urgent need". . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . …

presstv.ir (2024-06-17). Iran urges Muslim nations to stand with Palestinians, boycott Israel. presstv.ir The interim Iranian foreign minister calls upon Muslim nations to stand in solidarity with Palestinians in the Gaza Strip, and impose a complete embargo o all dealings with the Israel.

newarab (2024-06-17). Fans of Egypt's Al Ahly detained for opposing Israel war on Gaza. newarab.com Over 200 supporters of Egyptian football club The Egyptian Network for Human Rights (ENHR) reported that the fans clashed with security force…

Ali Azgar (2024-06-17). Israel's war cabinet disbanded by Netanyahu. muslimnews.co.uk Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman (MBS) condemned Israel's "heinous crimes" in the Gaza Strip on Monday, imploring the international community to implement Gaza-related UN Security Council resolutions and work toward a ceasefire. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . …

tn.ai (2024-06-17). Yemeni Armed Forces Announce New Anti-Israel, Anti-US Operations. tn.ai TEHRAN (Tasnim) — The Yemeni Armed Forces launched new operations targeting three vessels in nearby waters, including an American destroyer, using missiles and drones.

newarab (2024-06-17). Ben-Gvir's attempt to remove protection for Gaza aid 'unlawful'. newarab.com In a letter to Israel's

newarab (2024-06-17). Al-Aqsa: Israeli forces beat, bar thousands from Eid prayers. newarab.com

newarab (2024-06-17). Is the US lying about Hamas blocking Israel peace deal in Gaza. newarab.com On 31 May US President Joe Biden Biden outlined a three-phase proposal that would see a captive exchange deal that would allow for the end of military operations in Gaza and the withdrawal of its forces from the enclave. | Ever since then, there has been widespread confusion regarding whether the proposal was actually an Israeli one, give…

Ali Azgar (2024-06-17). Taiwan hosts solidarity event to remember children killed in Gaza. muslimnews.co.uk Dozens of people in Taiwan gathered on Saturday, the first day of Eid Al-Adha, to commemorate Gazan children killed by Israel since 7 October, 2023, Anadolu Agency reports. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . People gathered at the Taipei Grand Mosque …

_____ (2024-06-17). Time to Renew an Old Promise? A Brief History of Global South Solidarity with Palestine. transcend.org Spring 2024 – Anti-colonial and post-colonial politics have shaped global understandings of the Israel-Palestine conflict for decades, beyond the narrow vision of many Western countries.

presstv.ir (2024-06-17). US, Israel using starvation to achieve political goals in Gaza: Media office. presstv.ir The Gaza media office called on the international community to condemn this heinous crime against people of Gaza.

aljazeera (2024-06-17). US says Hamas is to blame for ceasefire delay — but is it Hamas or Israel? aljazeera.com Biden administration insists Israel is on board, but the latter's evasiveness highlights the contradictions of any deal.

Ali Azgar (2024-06-17). Palestinians mark bloody Eid al-Adha as Israeli army continues attacks on Gaza's civilians. muslimnews.co.uk Palestinians in the Gaza Strip mark a bloody Eid al-Adha as the Israeli army continues to strike civilians in the war-torn coastal enclave. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . …

presstv.ir (2024-06-17). Israeli troops 'like ducks in shooting range', unprepared for Gaza war: Officer. presstv.ir A top Israeli officer slamms the inability of the Tel Aviv regime to continue the devastating war in the Gaza Strip, saying that the regime's troops roam like ducks in a shooting range in the besieged territory.

newarab (2024-06-17). Israel's High Court halts investigation into 7 October failings. newarab.com Israel's High Court issued an injunction on Sunday to suspend an investigation by Justice Gila Canfy Steinitz put the court's ruling down to "the complex security situation", referring to Israel's ongoing war on Gaza which has now killed 37,337 Palestinians and rendered much o…

latintimes (2024-06-17). NYC Rep. Ritchie Torres clashes with Jamaal Bowman over criticism of his support for Israel. latintimes.com Bowman called Torres' stance "very calculated" as he's "trying to gain political power for himself." Torres described the statement a "gratuitous attack"

newarab (2024-06-17). Iran, Sweden free prisoners in Oman-mediated swap. newarab.com Iran and Sweden announced on Saturday a prisoner exchange that saw a "Hamid Noury, who has been in illegal detention in Sweden since 2019, is free and will return to the country in a few hours," Kazem Gharibabadi, head of Iran's High Council for Human Rights, said in a post on social media platform…

newarab (2024-06-17). At least 19 hajj pilgrims dead in Saudi Arabia from heat. newarab.com At least 19 "Fourteen Jordanian pilgrims died and 17 others were missing" during the performance of hajj rituals, Jordan's foreign ministry said in a statement. | The ministry later confirmed the 14 had died "after suffering sun stroke due to the extreme heat…

newarab (2024-06-17). Afghan Taliban govt to attend next round of UN talks in Doha. newarab.com

newarab (2024-06-17). Pilgrims commence the final rites of Hajj for Eid al-Adha. newarab.com Masses of pilgrims on Sunday embarked on a symbolic stoning of the devil in Saudi Arabia under the soaring summer heat. The ritual marks the final days of the The stoning is among the final rites of the Hajj, which is one of the Five Pillars of Islam. It came a day after more than 1.8 million

newarab (2024-06-17). Saudi Arabia: Hajj pilgrimage ends amid deadly heat spike. newarab.com One of the world's largest religious gatherings unfolded during the oven-like Saudi summer again this year, and authorities recorded more than 2,700 cases of "heat exhaustion" on Sunday alone, the Saudi health ministry said. | On Monday, according to…

Pressenza IPA (2024-06-17). We stand with Pƒ±nar Selek until her final acquittal. pressenza.com On 28 June 2024, Pƒ±nar Selek will be tried for the fifth time by the Turkish state. | 26 years ago, in Turkey, Pƒ±nar Selek was arrested for her academic work on Kurdish resistance. In line with sociological professional ethics, she refuses to reveal the identities of the people she interviewed: she is tortured and kept in custody. In prison, she learns that she is accused of an "attack" on the Istanbul spice market — it was in fact an accidental gas explosion. She spends almost two years in prison. | She was acquitted a first time in 2006, but the public prosecutor appealed. Judicia…

presstv.ir (2024-06-17). Explainer: How was Hamid Nouri framed, jailed, tortured and freed after 1,680 days. presstv.ir Hamid Nouri, an Iranian citizen and former judiciary official unlawfully sentenced to life imprisonment in Sweden over politically motivated charges, returned to Iran on Saturday after five years.

ecns.cn (2024-06-17). Kinship kindles cross-Strait connections and reunions. ecns.cn The tradition of tracing one's origins runs deep in Chinese culture, transcending geographical barriers, and people from Taiwan are continuing to connect with their roots on the Chinese mainland, regardless of the ebbs and flows in cross-Strait relations.

GRAIN (2024-06-17). Free trade frenzy: the hidden costs of South Asia's economic gamble. cadtm.org

Wim Laven (2024-06-17). Lessons in Decency, Fathers to Children. counterpunch.org As a scientist who researches peace and conflict, I find it important to systematically approach questions and see where the evidence leads me. It is a trait I developed from great mentorship, and a value that was instilled in me by my father from a very young age. He was medical doctor, with a specialty

Jon Hochschartner (2024-06-17). Baby's Whirlwind Tour of Animal Exploitation. counterpunch.org The other day I rewatched Howard Hawk's classic 1938 romantic comedy, Bringing Up Baby, for the first time in what was probably decades. Katharine Hepburn and Cary Grant star as an eccentric heiress and straightlaced paleontologist who come into possession of a leopard. Apparently, the beloved film was a box-office bomb. Hepburn's heiress, Susan Vance,

Catherine Curran Vigier (2024-06-17). The French Left Unite Against Fascism. counterpunch.org French politics has been in chaos since President Macron announced a snap general election after the victory of the far right Rassemblement Nationale (RN) in the European elections. Jordan Bardella's RN list took 31,37 % of the vote. Eric Zemmour's Reconquest list led by Marine le Pen's niece, Marion Maréchal Le Pen, took another 5, 47%

geo.tv (2024-06-17). Saudi Arabia warns of heat spike as Hajj winds down. geo.tv Muslim pilgrims cast their stones at a pillar symbolising Satan, during the annual Hajj pilgrimage in Mina, Saudi Arabia, June 17, 2024. — Reuters | Eid prayer gatherings held in the cities of Houston, Dallas, and surrounding areas of Texas. — Reporter TEXAS: Eid ul Adha was celebrated with great enthusiasm and religious zeal in the cities of Houston, Dallas, and surrounding areas of Texas while the Eid prayer gatherings were…

geo.tv (2024-06-17). Accused in Pannun murder for hire plot extradited to USA. geo.tv Pro-Khalistan Sikh leader and Sikhs For Justice General Counsel Gurpatwant Singh Pannun . — Photo by authorLONDON: Indian citizen and Indian spy agency RAW's agent accused of attempting to kill Sikh leader Gurpatwant Singh Pannun in New York has been extradited to the US…

geo.tv (2024-06-17). Train crash in eastern India kills 15, injures dozens. geo.tv Rescue workers along with people gather at the site of a train collision after the accident in Darjeeling district in West Bengal state, India, June 17, 2024. — Reuters | Pro-Khalistan Sikh leader and Sikhs For Justice General Counsel Gurpatwant Singh Pannun . — Photo by authorLONDON: Indian citizen and Indian spy agency RAW's agent accused of attempting to kill Sikh leader Gurpatwant Singh Pannun in New York has been extradited to the US…

Prof. Adam Miyashiro (2024-06-17). From Okinawa to Palestine: How the US Military Machine Connects Occupied Territories. globalresearch.ca

Oiwan Lam (2024-06-17). Hong Kong: The political subtext behind the resignations of overseas non-permanent judges. globalvoices.org

No Nukes Action (2024-06-17). Tuesday 8/6: On Anniversary Of Hiroshima-Never Again! STOP Drive For Nuclear Weapons In Japan & Asia. indybay.org Japanese Consulate San Francisco | 275 Battery St/California St | San Francisco…

Revolution Books (2024-06-17). Thursday 6/20: Banned in Iran – There is No Evil by Director Mohammad Rasoulof. indybay.org Revolution Books, 2444 Durant Ave. Berkeley CA 94704…

Catherine Crockett (2024-06-17). Friday 6/28: Reflections on Student Movements: From the Vietnam War to the Assault on Gaza. indybay.org Monterey Peace and Justice Center, 1364 Fremont Blvd., Seaside, CA 939355…

Shane Skavdahl (2024-06-17). Are you kidding me, Dershowitz? indybay.org This piece is my response to Alan Dershowitz's argument on ReasonTV that the growing aggressiveness of Iran towards the West could necessitate a preemptive strike against the theocratic regime. I point out the mirrored rhetoric used over two decades ago when the decision was being made to invade Iraq. The primary concern here is that Iran serves as a greater threat to US stability than Iraq ever did, and because of that foreign policy disaster, we should eschew the doctrine of preemptive approach, in this case, unless we truly want to reap what we have sewn.

latintimes (2024-06-17). Team 'Melodi' Woos India As Meloni-Modi Video Goes Viral. latintimes.com When Prime Minister Narendra Modi went to Italy for the G7 summit, it was not diplomatic meetings that dominated headlines back in India — but the relationship with his Italian counterpart.

latintimes (2024-06-17). Hajj Pilgrims 'Stone The Devil' As Muslims Mark Eid Al-Adha. latintimes.com Pilgrims on Sunday performed the last major ritual of the hajj, the "stoning of the devil", in western Saudi Arabia as Muslims the world over celebrated the Eid al-Adha holiday.

Staff (2024-06-17). 'Bharat', 'India' to be used interchangeably in textbooks: NCERT Chief. muslimmirror.com New Delhi : "Bharat" and "India" will be used interchangeably in NCERT textbooks as is the case in the country's Constitution, National Council of Educational Research and Training Director Dinesh Prasad Saklani has said. The comments assume significance in the wake of a high-level panel working on the social science curriculum recommending that "India" should …

Luis Linares Petrov (2024-06-17). Foreign Minister of India and US National Security Advisor hold talks. plenglish.com New Delhi, Jun 17 (Prensa Latina) The Foreign Minister of India, Subrahmanyam Jaishankar, spoke with the United States National Security Advisor, Jake Sullivan, on a wide range of bilateral, regional, and global issues.

presstv.ir (2024-06-17). France's decision to deport Iranian national illegal: Top rights official. presstv.ir Kazem Gharibabadi also questioned the legality of Bashir Biazar's continued detention by French authorities even though he is not legally banned to exit the country.

presstv.ir (2024-06-17). Iran obtains know-how to produce anti-armor weapons:Commander. presstv.ir The commander of the Iranian Army's Ground Force says the military unit has acquired the technology to develop various types of rocket launchers and anti-armor weapons to confront potential threats in the future.

presstv.ir (2024-06-17). Iran: Closer economic ties will enhance political relations with Iraq. presstv.ir Iran's interim president says the promotion of economic relations with Iraq will lead to enhanced political relations.

presstv.ir (2024-06-17). Factbox: Artistic works of Bashir Biazar, Iranian ace musician jailed in France. presstv.ir Bashir Biazar, an Iranian music maestro and filmmaker languishing in a French prison, is known in Iran for producing many critically acclaimed musical and cinematic works.

presstv.ir (2024-06-17). Muslims mark Eid al-Adha in Iran, other countries in the shadow of Gaza war. presstv.ir Millions of Muslims mark Eid al-Adha (the Feast of the Sacrifice) in Iran and other Muslim countries.

presstv.ir (2024-06-17). Live updates: First debate in 2024 Iran presidential election. presstv.ir The six candidates in Iran's June 28 presidential election face off in the first televised presidential debate.

presstv.ir (2024-06-17). 'E3 statement on Iran nuclear program invalid, based on false claims'. presstv.ir Iran strongly condemns E3's latest statement on its peaceful nuclear program as absurd and based on false allegations.

presstv.ir (2024-06-17). Iran and the world: Foreign policy blueprints of six presidential candidates. presstv.ir As campaigning for the June 28 vote intensifies, candidates are revealing their foreign policy plans, ranging from a strategic pivot to the East to increased global engagement.

presstv.ir (2024-06-17). Economic expectations from Iran's next government. presstv.ir Iran's economy has been facing many structural problems during the past decades, where the lack of appropriate policies has led to the accumulation of problems and various economic super-challenges.

presstv.ir (2024-06-17). Leader pardons, commutes sentences of 2,654 inmates. presstv.ir Ayatollah Khamenei pardons, commutes sentences of 2,654 inmates over Eid al-Adha and Eid al-Ghadir celebrations.

presstv.ir (2024-06-17). West hindering nuclear deal's revival, blaming Iran for failure: Russia. presstv.ir A senior Russian diplomat says Britain, France and Germany are playing a "strange game" in the negotiations to revive the JCPOA.

ptcnews.tv (2024-06-17). Gurpatwant Pannun murder plot: Indian National Nikhil Gupta extradited to US from Czech Republic, report says. ptcnews.tv PTC News Desk: According to the federal Bureau of Prisons website and a person familiar with the situation, an Indian man who the United States suspected of taking part in a failed attempt to assassin | Gurpatwant Pannun murder plot: Indian National Nikhil Gupta extradited to US from Czech Republic, report says…

ptcnews.tv (2024-06-17). Saudi Arabia: 14 Jordanian Hajj pilgrims die as temperatures approach 48 degrees. ptcnews.tv PTC News Desk: Because of the intense heat and prolonged heatwave that pervaded Saudi Arabia during the Hajj, at least 14 Jordanian pilgrims have perished and 17 more are missing. During the Hajj pilgrimage, fourteen Jordanian pilgrims perished and seventeen more went missing, according to the foreign ministry of Jordan. According to the statement, its citizens died "after suffering a stroke due to the extreme heat wave."The Jordanian foreign ministry stated in a statement that it was working with the Saudi authorities to arrange for the burial or transfer of the remains of the deceased in accordance with the fa…

tvbrics (2024-06-17). Iran intends to launch production of solar panels. tvbrics.com The country's authorities are working on the transition to renewable energy sources…

tvbrics (2024-06-17). India creates its own deep-sea mission. tvbrics.com This project will help to strengthen the economy of the nation…

tvbrics (2024-06-17). Saudi Arabia reaffirms Kingdom's commitment to attracting international investors to tourism sector. tvbrics.com Tourism Minister expressed his desire to build strong partnerships with other countries…

tvbrics (2024-06-17). Asian Physics Olympiad 2025 to be held in Saudi Arabia. tvbrics.com It is the largest scientific and educational event in the region…

tvbrics (2024-06-17). India emerges as leading labour market in Asia-Pacific region. tvbrics.com It is expected to grow at over 30 per cent in the third quarter of 2024…

Staff (2024-06-17). WION on the Ukrainian Peace Summit: Conclusions. gilbertdoctorow.com Earlier today I had the pleasure of discussing in a live broadcast on WION, India's premier English language global broadcaster, the results of the Ukrainian Peace Summit which was held in a Swiss resort over this past weekend, 15-16 June. Was it a success or a failure? For whom? How are we to understand the …

Duncan Graham (2024-06-17). Indonesia's new capital city project is an ongoing disaster. independentaustralia.net

Andrea GIORGETTA (2024-06-17). Thailand: Fully implement the convention on enforced disappearances. fidh.org On the day the International Convention for the Protection of all Persons from Enforced Disappearance (ICPPED) enters into force in Thailand, the International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH), Union for Civil Liberty (UCL), and Thai Lawyers for Human Rights (TLHR) urge Thai authorities to fully implement the convention's provisions without delay.
Bangkok, Paris, 13 June 2024. FIDH, UCL, and TLHR welcome the entry into force of the ICPPED in Thailand today, upon the Thai government's (…) | – |

noemail (2024-06-17). Amul Investigates Centipede Claim in Noida Customer's Ice Cream Tub. devdiscourse.com In an unexpected turn of events, Amul, one of India's leading dairy brands, faces scrutiny after a Noida woman alleged finding a centipede in her ice cream tub. The woman, Deepa Devi, shared a picture of the insect on X, prompting immediate action from Amul and food safety officials.

tn.ai (2024-06-17). Iran, Russia Discuss Settlement of Caucasus Disputes. tn.ai TEHRAN (Tasnim) — Iranian and Russian diplomats weighed plans for collective efforts to resolve problems in the Caucasus and ensure peace and calm in that region.

UMMID (2024-06-17). Indian universities, colleges can now offer admissions twice a year. ummid.com In a major relief for students seeking higher education, the University Grants Commission (UGC) has now allowed the universities and colleges in India to offer admissions twice a year.

Agence France-Presse (2024-06-17). Indians ship Modi-Meloni make-believe romance as G7 video goes viral. scmp.com The Indian and Italian PMs have become central characters of an internet love story filled with betrayals, heartaches — and happy moments.

tn.ai (2024-06-17). Iran Celebrates Eid al-Adha. tn.ai TEHRAN (Tasnim) — Iranian people celebrated the Muslim festival of Eid al-Adha on Monday, which marks the end of the annual Hajj pilgrimage.

UMMID (2024-06-17). NEET UG 2024 SC Hearing: Scores of 1,563 candidates invalidated. ummid.com The Supreme Court of India Thursday June 13, 2024 acknowledged the Union Government's declaration that scorecards of 1,563 NEET-UG 2024 candidates, who received grace marks, will be invalidated.

tn.ai (2024-06-17). Iran's Acting President Congratulates Heads of Islamic States, Muslim Nations on Eid al-Adha. tn.ai TEHRAN (Tasnim) — Iran's Acting President Mohammad Mokhber congratulated the arrival of Eid al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice) to Muslim people and heads of Islamic countries.

noemail (2024-06-17). President Murmu, PM Modi extend greetings on 'Eid-ul-Adha'. devdiscourse.com President Draupadi Murmu extended her warm wishes to all citizens on the occasion of the festival of Eid-al Agha, with special mention to Muslim brothers and sisters in India and abroad. President Murmu emphasized the festival's spirit of sacrifice and devotion, encouraging everyone to share happiness with those in need.

UMMID (2024-06-17). THE 2024 Impact Ranking: B.S. Abdur Rahman Inst among top 10 universities in India. ummid.com B. S. Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science and Technology located in Chennai, Tamil Nadu is one among the top 10 universities in India, according to the Times Higher Education University Impact Rankings 2024 released Thursday.

noemail (2024-06-17). PM Modi extends wishes to Oman Sultan on Eid al-Adha. devdiscourse.com Prime Minister Narendra Modi has extended greetings to Oman Sultan Haitham bin Tarik and the people of Oman on the occasion of Eid al-Adha. According to the Indian Embassy in Oman press release, PM Modi stated that the Eid al-Adha festival is an integral part of India's multicultural heritage and is celebrated by millions of Indian citizens of the Islamic faith. PM Modi extended his best wishes for Oman Sultan's good health and well-being.

Staff (2024-06-17). Ming dynasty shipwreck, Malaysia's Anwar: 5 weekend reads you may have missed. scmp.com From a Ming dynasty shipwreck to an exclusive interview with Malaysia's Anwar, here are five stories you may have missed over the weekend.

UMMID (2024-06-17). Samsung's 16-layer 3D DRAM gives competitors sleepness nights. ummid.com Samsung Electronics has successfully stacked the next-gen 3D DRAM to 16 layers, twice as many as its competitor Micron, according to the news report from the technology-focused media DIGITIMES Asia.

Ali Azgar (2024-06-17). Post Fire in Gorman burns more than 12,000 acres with strong winds expected. muslimnews.co.uk A massive brush fire in the Gorman area north of Los Angeles that's burned 12,265 acres was just 2% contained this morning, with strong winds expected today, state fire officials said. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . …

Maxime Duriez (2024-06-17). Serbia: Stop the extradition of Andrey Gnyot to Belarus. fidh.org

aljazeera (2024-06-17). Will India's Modi break the ice with Pakistan in his third term? aljazeera.com It's unlikely, say analysts. India has little incentive to seek to improve ties with Pakistan at the moment.

tn.ai (2024-06-17). Iran Condemns EU3 Statement on Its Nuclear Program. tn.ai TEHRAN (Tasnim) — The Iranian Foreign Ministry's spokesperson condemned a joint statement from the UK, France and Germany about Tehran's nuclear program, refuting the "bogus and invalid" allegations made in the statement which contains factual errors.

Ali Azgar (2024-06-17). Girl, 9, among thousands of critical patients stuck in Gaza. muslimnews.co.uk Editor's Note: This article contains a distressing image. The girl's mother gave permission to use it to show the world what her daughter was going through. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . …

Reuters (2024-06-17). Indian suspect in plot to kill Sikh separatist extradited to US. scmp.com Nikhil Gupta has been accused by US federal prosecutors of plotting with an Indian government official to kill Gurpatwant Singh Pannun, a US resident who advocated for a sovereign Sikh state in northern India.

tn.ai (2024-06-17). Afghans Can Count on Iran, Diplomat Says. tn.ai TEHRAN (Tasnim) — The caretaker foreign minister of Iran assured Afghanistan that Tehran stands prepared to do what is necessary to help the neighboring state rise to challenges.

Maxime Duriez (2024-06-17). The Paris Court of Appeal Rejects Functional Immunity of Former Syrian Central Bank Governor Adib Mayaleh. fidh.org Following a petition for the annulment of the charges held by French courts against the former governor of the Syrian Central Bank, Adib Mayaleh, the Paris Court of Appeal has just handed down a landmark decision for the fight against impunity in Syria and elsewhere.
Paris, 6 June 2024. In a ruling handed down yesterday, the Paris Court of Appeal has confirmed the inapplicability of functional immunities in the case of international crimes. The Court refused to grant the immunity claimed (…) | – | /…

themoscowtimes (2024-06-17). Kremlin Confirms Putin's Trip to North Korea. themoscowtimes.com Vladimir Putin's trip to the world's most reclusive country comes amid suspicions that Pyongyang is supplying Moscow with weapons.

tn.ai (2024-06-17). Iran, Iraq Emphasize Bolstering Relations in All Fields. tn.ai TEHRAN (Tasnim) — Iran's Acting President Mohammad Mokhber and Iraqi President Abdul Latif Rashid in a telephone conversation on Sunday stressed the need to strengthen cooperation and interaction in all areas.

Agence France-Presse (2024-06-17). Nuclear arms more prominent amid geopolitical tensions: researchers. scmp.com The number of operational nuclear warheads is steadily rising, according to the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute.

Hugo GABBERO (2024-06-17). Thailand: Joint call to end judicial abuse and arbitrary detention, and to investigate Netiporn 'Bung' Sanesangkhom's death. fidh.org International organisations, including FIDH and OMCT within the framework of the Observatory for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders, call on the Thai government to end the abuse of the judicial process and the arbitrary detention of human rights defenders, activists, and protesters. Additionally, they urge a thorough and independent investigation into the death in custody one month ago of Netiporn 'Bung' Sanesangkhom.
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UMMID (2024-06-17). Kuwait: 53, including 5 Indians, dead in massive fire. ummid.com At least 53 workers, including five Indians, have been killed after a massive fire broke out in a building accommodating labourers in Mangaf area of Kuwait's Southern Ahmadi Governorate.

Ali Azgar (2024-06-17). Adidas Probes Allegations of Corruption in China. muslimnews.co.uk Adidas said it is investigating potential compliance violations in China after receiving a letter alleging senior executives in the country received millions of dollars in kickbacks from service providers. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . …

APR editor (2024-06-17). Kanaky New Caledonia unrest: FLNKS congress postponed due to splits. asiapacificreport.nz By Patrick Decloitre, RNZ Pacific correspondent French Pacific desk The national congress of New Caledonia's pro-independence platform, the FLNKS, was postponed at the weekend due to major differences between its hard-line component and its more moderate parties. The FLNKS is the Kanak Socialist National Liberation Front. It consists of several pro-independence parties, including the Kanak…

DPA (2024-06-17). At least 14 die in extreme heat during haj pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia. scmp.com Temperatures have pushed well past 40 degrees Celsius during the annual pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia.

UMMID (2024-06-17). Zakir Naik arrives for Hajj 2024 as Special Guest of Saudi Arabia. ummid.com Dr Zakir Naik, known for his impeccable grasp on comparative religion, Tuesday June 11, 2024 arrived in Jeddah to perform Hajj as a special guest of Saudi Arabia.

aljazeera (2024-06-17). T20 World Cup: Pakistan's failure down to poor batting, Babar says. aljazeera.com The Pakistan captain apologises for his team's World Cup performance after they were knocked out at the group stage.

Reuters (2024-06-17). Russia sets closed espionage trial for US reporter Evan Gershkovich. scmp.com Russia will hold the trial of the detained Wall Street Journal, who denies charges of collecting secrets for the CIA, behind closed doors later this month.

noemail (2024-06-17). Debunking Eco-Food Myths: A Guide to Sustainable Eating. devdiscourse.com Singapore-ETH Centre and ETH Zurich in Singapore highlight prevalent misconceptions surrounding eco-friendly food choices. Labels like 'organic' and 'GMO-free' can mislead consumers into thinking they are making sustainable decisions, but the reality is more nuanced.

teleSUR, JDO, MER, JGN, JCM, SH (2024-06-17). Minuto a minuto del asedio israelí contra la Franja de Gaza. telesurtv.net En varios países continúan realizándose actividades para expresar apoyo al pueblo palestino y condenar el genocidio que comete Israel.

teleSUR, idg, JCM (2024-06-17). Narendra Modi celebra su victoria en las elecciones generales. telesurtv.net Narendra Modi necesitará el apoyo de otros partidos para gobernar, algo inédito en sus anteriores mandatos.

Pablo Rafael Fuentes (2024-06-17). Muertos y heridos en ataques israelíes contra Gaza. radiohc.cu La Habana, 17 jun (RHC) Al menos cinco palestinos murieron y una veintena resultaron heridos hoy en dos ataques israelíes contra la Franja de Gaza, bajo fuego desde hace 255 días.

Maria Calvo (2024-06-17). àÅfrica Austral y UE discutirán en Angola sobre paz y seguridad. radiohc.cu Luanda, 17 junio (RHC) Angola acogerá mañana una nueva sesión del Diálogo Político Ministerial entre la Comunidad de Desarrollo de àÅfrica Austral (SADC) y la Unión Europea (UE), para discutir cuestiones de paz y seguridad, informó hoy la Cancillería de este país.

teleSUR, dcdc, JCM (2024-06-17). Irán inicia etapa de calificación de candidatos a elecciones. telesurtv.net Tras el proceso de investigación, el Ministerio del Interior anunciará los candidatos finales el 11 de junio, y los calificados tendrán 15 días, del 12 al 26 de junio, para llevar a cabo sus campañas electorales.

teleSUR, odr, YSM (2024-06-17). Presidente de Siria recibe a canciller de Irán. telesurtv.net Ambos políticos debatieron sobre el estado de las relaciones bilaterales, así como el avance de la agresión de Israel en la Franja de Gaza.

teleSUR, JCM (2024-06-17). ONU condena más de 500 asesinatos de palestinos en Cisjordania. telesurtv.net Más de 500 palestinos han muerto desde el 7 de octubre en actos de violencia en la ocupada Cisjordania vinculados al asedio del Ejército israelí de ocupación en Gaza.

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2024-06-16: News Headlines

Adam Hanieh, Mondoweiss. (2024-06-16). Why The Fight For Palestine Is The Fight Against US Imperialism In The Region. popularresistance.org The following is the first in a series of articles co-published by Mondoweiss and the Transnational Institute that places Palestine in the long trajectory of anti-colonial struggles, from Haiti to Vietnam to Algeria and South Africa. | Over the last seven months, Israel's genocidal war in Gaza has generated an unprecedented wave of global protest and awareness around Palestine. Many millions of people have taken to the streets, encampments have spread across universities throughout the world, courageous activists have blocked ports and arms factories, and there is a deep-seated recognition that a global campaign…

Tamara Nassar (2024-06-16). Israel kills children, damages infrastructure in West Bank. electronicintifada.net Israeli troops prevent ambulances from reaching the wounded.

MEE staff (2024-06-16). Israeli forces violently block Palestinians from Al-Aqsa Mosque on Eid. middleeasteye.net Israeli forces violently block Palestinians from Al-Aqsa Mosque on Eid | Hundreds of men denied access to Jerusalem site as they are beaten with batons by Israeli officers | | Palestinians gather on the first day of the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Adha at Al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem's Old City, 16 June…

newarab (2024-06-16). Palestinians in Gaza struggle to mark Eid amid Israeli attacks. newarab.com Palestinians in Gaza gathered to mark the Israeli military attacks were reported across the territory, including dozens of explosions in western Rafah, following a deadly day for Israel's military when The military…

Larry Johnson (2024-06-16). Why Is Israel Illegally Arresting So Many Palestinians? sonar21.com Sometimes there are facts staring you in the face and you fail, initially to see them. That happened to me. The lightbulb suddenly illuminated for me when I compared the terrorist attacks reported by the In a civilized country, one that adheres to a rule of law, you get arrested if you committed a crime or are suspected of committing a crime. In a genuine rules-based society, the "suspicion" is based on evidence, not mere belief…

Jason Ditz (2024-06-16). Israel Uses Phosphorous Bombs To Set Fires in Southern Lebanon Towns. news.antiwar.com Just days after using a trebuchet to set fires to farmland across the southern Lebanon border, the Israeli military is looking to make fire even more of a weapon of war, striking several southern towns with phosphorous bombs. The towns of Houla, Tallouseh, Adaisseh, and Kfar Kela were all reported hit, with civil defense forces …

newarab (2024-06-16). Ship evacuated, ablaze after attack by Yemen's Houthis: UKMTO. newarab.com

newarab (2024-06-16). US sanctions Israeli extremist group for blocking Gaza aid. newarab.com The US imposed sanctions on the Since Israel's war on Gaza broke out, various Israeli activists and extremists have been obstructing aid deliveries to Gaza, amidst an already catastrophic humanitarian situation in the enclave which has left many parts…

Tariq Ra'ouf (2024-06-16). Rotten to the Core: How the Gaza genocide has revealed anti-Palestinian racism at Apple. mondoweiss.net Apple has silenced employees who have spoken out for Palestine and shown bias toward Israel through statements and actions. In the process it has lost all credibility as a company that claims to believe in racial equity or social justice.

Leila's Daughters (2024-06-16). Operation Campus Flood: A Call for a Week of Autonomous Action. indybay.org No more gradualism in the face of a genocide. A new phase of the the #Escalate movement on college campuses has begun. With Berkeley lighting the way. We are calling this OPERATION CAMPUS FLOOD. And it is an open invite for all who are sick of it all to join in displacing the displacers. From the outside in and the inside out, we need to raze the settler-empire academy that provides training, labor, capital, and a steady stream of propaganda and knowledge production for the Israel-Zionist entity.

Marjorie Cohn, Truthout. (2024-06-16). Palestinians Ask Federal Court To Rule Biden Is Complicit In Israeli Genocide. popularresistance.org A lawsuit accusing U.S. President Joe Biden and some of his top officials of complicity in genocide had its latest hearing this week after being dismissed earlier in the year. On June 10, the Ninth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals in San Francisco heard arguments in the plaintiffs' appeal in Defense for Children International — Palestine v. Biden.

Brenda Norrell (2024-06-16). American Indian Genocide Museum is Honoree in Houston for Ethnic Cleansing Exhibit. indybay.org Steven Melendez, Northern Paiute from Nevada, and Cheryl Melendez, Cree from Manitoba, representing The American Indian Genocide Museum, will be honored on June 15, 2024 for an exhibit documenting historic events and policies to memorialize the victims of ethnic cleansing at the Center for Healing Racism at the Juneteenth Ally Award Luncheon in Houston, Texas.

dar ell (2024-06-16). Google workers object to Nimbus.. indybay.org Seems some googlers dont like the way trillion$ google/Alphabet i.n.c. | are using advanced AI capabilities to profit on | mass murder/social control/genocide atrocities in Palestine and other places with project 'Nimbus'.

presstv.ir (2024-06-16). Muslim world marks Eid al-Adha as Gaza genocide continues. presstv.ir Muslims around the world mark the Eid al-Adha (the Feast of the Sacrifice) as this year's celebrations are overshadowed by Israel's continued onslaught on the Gaza Strip and its deadly violence in the West Bank.

presstv.ir (2024-06-16). Iran calls on Muslim states to employ 'all means' to stop Gaza genocide. presstv.ir Iran's interim foreign minister calls upon Muslim states to employ "all available means" to stop the ongoing genocide against Palestinians in the Gaza Strip.

Mark Taliano (2024-06-16). When the Lie Becomes the "Truth" marktanliano.net How long did it take for "alternate" or legacy media journalists to finally acknowledge that there are no "moderate rebels" in Syria and that the West and its agencies support al Qaeda and ISIS in Syria and beyond? How long did it take for Westerners to realize that the current Zionist genocide against Palestinians was …

Ali Azgar (2024-06-16). Hezbollah strikes north in latest revenge attacks for commander killed by Israel. muslimnews.co.uk Two missiles launched from Lebanon on Saturday struck the Israeli military's sensitive Mount Meron air traffic control base, amid growing international concern the cross-border fighting between Israel and Hezbollah could descend into a full-scale conflict. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . …

newarab (2024-06-16). UN warns of 'miscalculation' in Israel-Hezbollah clashes. newarab.com

Ali Azgar (2024-06-16). Hezbollah changes tactics and reveals new strengths to force Gaza ceasefire. muslimnews.co.uk Israel's assassination of a top Hezbollah field commander on Tuesday has raised, once again, concerns over a wider Israeli war in Lebanon after months of clashes. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . …

Ali Azgar (2024-06-16). UN officials warn of 'miscalculation' along Israel-Lebanon border. muslimnews.co.uk Two United Nations officials based in Lebanon have warned that there is a "very real" threat of miscalculation that could lead to a wider war as cross-border fighting between Hezbollah and Israel rages. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . …

Ali Azgar (2024-06-16). Hezbollah says it attacked 9 Israeli military sites with rockets, drones. muslimnews.co.uk Hezbollah said it had launched rockets and weaponized drones at nine Israeli military sites in a coordinated attack on Thursday, ramping up hostilities on Lebanon's southern border for the second consecutive day. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . …

Amos Harel (2024-06-16). Netanyahu and the IDF top brass fight over Gaza cease-fire while spiraling towards total war with Hezbollah. haaretz.com The deaths of eight IDF soldiers on Saturday demonstrate the difficulty in facing Hamas' adaptive tactics, turning it into a loose organization of guerrilla forces ‚ñ Netanyahu continues to market the 'total victory,' once again delegating others to deliver the bad news…

newarab (2024-06-16). Extremist settlers to hold meeting on 'occupying south Lebanon'. newarab.com Israeli extremist settler group The South Lebanon Settlement Movement announced that it is set to host a meeting next week to further talks on creating Jewish settlements in The Israeli movement was first established on 10 April, The Israeli military has exchanged regular fire with Hezbollah forces across the border in sout…

Ali Azgar (2024-06-16). Why Israel-Hezbollah tensions risk boiling over now. muslimnews.co.uk Israel and the Lebanese Iran-backed Islamist group Hezbollah have been ramping up cross-border attacks after months of low-intensity fighting, prompting the Israeli military to warn that it is prepared to launch a large-scale attack on its northern border. With both sides trading fire for more than eight months, experts say Israel feels it can no …

Staff (2024-06-16). IDF shoots down suspicious aerial target near Nahariya beach in northern Israel. haaretz.com Israeli army announces daily 'tactical pause,' between 8 A.M. and 7 P.M., in attempt to increase flow of aid into Gaza ‚ñ Two reservists killed in tank explosion in northern Gaza; IDF releases names of 6 soldiers killed in Rafah armored personnel carrier explosion ‚ñ Protesters against the government block major highways across Israel ‚ñ IDF: Attacked Hezbollah targets in southern Lebanon ‚ñ U.S. Naval forces rescue crew from Greek-owned ship struck by Houthis in Red Sea…

newarab (2024-06-16). Hezbollah keeps up pressure on Israel after commander's death. newarab.com Senior Hezbollah commander Taleb Abdallah was killed in an Israeli strike in the village of Jouaiyya on T…

Musa al-Sada (2024-06-16). Hezbollah and Syrian Blood. orinocotribune.com By Musa al-Sada — June 6, 2024 | Hezbollah fighters did not target nor spill the blood of Syrian civilians during the Syrian war. The preceding statement is accurate. It is not accurate because we want it to be, but because it is a fact, and because there is no evidence or witness that makes it contrary to the truth. And if there is evidence, then the burden of proof simply falls on the claimant. | The most important and obvious thing is that its correctness does not imply that statements like "the Syrian regime is dictatorial," or "the Syrian war has mobilized sectarian identities and narratives in the Leva…

presstv.ir (2024-06-16). Hezbollah holds funeral for senior commander killed in Israeli strike. presstv.ir Mourners carry the coffin of Taleb Sami Abdullah, a senior Hezbollah commander, during his funeral.

Eric Zuesse (2024-06-16). Reuters Reveals Secret U.S. Government Anti-China Operation to Increase Covid-19 Deaths in East Asia and Pacific. dissidentvoice.org On June 14, Reuters headlined: "Pentagon ran secret anti-vax campaign to undermine China during pandemic: The U.S. military launched a clandestine program amid the COVID crisis to discredit China's Sinovac inoculation — payback for Beijing's efforts to blame Washington for the pandemic. One target: the Filipino public. Health experts say the gambit was indefensible and …

presstv.ir (2024-06-16). Israeli minister calls for 'complete destruction' after 8 Israeli soldiers burned to death in Rafah. presstv.ir Israeli regime's Hawkish finance minister calls for "the complete destruction of the enemy" in Gaza after 11 soldiers were killed in a Hamas ambush, making it the deadliest attack on the Israeli army in Gaza since January.

Ali Azgar (2024-06-16). Israel announces 'pause' along southern Gaza route to allow in aid but no let up in Rafah offensive. muslimnews.co.uk The Israeli military has announced a "tactical pause" of military activity along a route in southern Gaza to allow aid to be distributed but stressed that there would be no let up in fighting in and around Rafah in southern Gaza. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . …

Ofer Aderet (2024-06-16). IDF names six soldiers killed in Saturday's Rafah blast, and two killed in northern Gaza. haaretz.com The army released the names of 10 soldiers killed in combat in the Gaza Strip on Saturday, among them a 49-year-old grandfather who volunteered for reserve duty and a 19-year-old Combat Engineering soldier…

newarab (2024-06-16). Saudi imam says Hajj 'not for political slogans' on Arafah Day. newarab.com The imam of Mecca's Grand Mosque reiterated on Saturday that Sheikh Maher Al Muaiqly, who was appointed to deliver the sermon on the penultimate day of the Hajj, made the remark as the pilgrimage takes place in the shadow of Israel's military offensive has killed at least 37,266 people in Gaza, mostly civilians, according to the territory's health min…

Noor Yacoubi (2024-06-16). War on Gaza: With no nappies, formula or food, new mothers struggle to keep their babies alive. middleeasteye.net War on Gaza: With no nappies, formula or food, new mothers struggle to keep their babies alive | Safe pregnancies and births have become entirely unfeasible in Gaza due to incessant Israeli bombing | | A Palestinian infant born as a premature baby pictured at Al-Emirati hospital in Rafah on…

Yaniv Kubovich (2024-06-16). Israeli soldier dies from wounds sustained in Rafah on Monday, IDF announces. haaretz.com Sergeant Yair Roitman, 19, from the Givati Brigade, was wounded from an explosion in a Hamas operative's house that was booby-trapped, in the Shabura neighborhood in eastern Rafah. Roitman leaves behind his parents and five siblings…

newarab (2024-06-16). Eight Israeli soldiers killed as fighting rages in Gaza. newarab.com Eight The military said the soldiers were killed when the Namer armoured vehicle they were travelling in exploded near Gaza's far-southern city of Rafah,…

presstv.ir (2024-06-16). Rafah operation new proof of Israel's failure against resistance: Qassam Brigades. presstv.ir Qassam Brigades hails a complex ambush against the Israeli military's vehicles in Gaza's southern city of Rafah which it said exposed the enemy's failure in the face of Palestinian fighters.

presstv.ir (2024-06-16). Rafah operation lays bare Israel's failure against resistance: Qassam Brigades. presstv.ir Qassam Brigades hails a complex ambush against the Israeli military's vehicles in Gaza's southern city of Rafah which it said exposed the enemy's failure in the face of Palestinian fighters.

Ali Azgar (2024-06-16). Two reservists killed in north Gaza, as soldiers slain in Rafah blast named. muslimnews.co.uk Two reservists were killed when their tank came under attack in northern Gaza over the weekend, the military announced Sunday, as soldiers slain in a separate blast in the Strip's south were named. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . …

Visualizing Palestine (2024-06-16). Citibank Finances the Colonization of Palestine. dissidentvoice.org Financing Jewish settlements in Palestine is financing the usurpation of Palestine, the oppression of Palestinians, allying with apartheid, and prioritizing profit over people.

tn.ai (2024-06-16). French Court Extends Ban on Israeli Participants in Weapons Trade Show. tn.ai TEHRAN (Tasnim) — A French court has extended a ban on Israeli arms companies and delegations from participating in the Eurosatory weapons trade show, following a lawsuit brought by Palestinian human rights group al-Haq and a coalition of other organizations.

newarab (2024-06-16). Israeli protesters announce week of action, demand captives deal. newarab.com Thousands of Israeli's took part in nationwide protests on Saturday, announcing a week of resistance over the failure of the Saturday's protests were centred around Fo…

Ali Azgar (2024-06-16). Israeli army announces daily tactical pause in Gaza. muslimnews.co.uk An 11-hour window will allow aid deliveries into the southern part of the war-torn Palestinian enclave, the IDF has said The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) has revealed plans for pauses in its military operation for several hours each day in areas of southern Gaza, citing the need to allow humanitarian aid to be delivered to …

presstv.ir (2024-06-16). Palestinians: Complete withdrawal of Israeli troops only way to free captives. presstv.ir Israeli says there are 116 detainees left in Gaza out of 250 taken captive during the Hamas operation on October 7.

newarab (2024-06-16). Al-Aqsa: Israeli forces beat, bar thousands from Eid prayers. newarab.com

presstv.ir (2024-06-16). Yemen announces 'sinking' ship in fresh anti-Israeli operation. presstv.ir Yemen announces sinking one ship and putting another one at the risk of sinking in fresh anti-Israeli operations.

Associated Press (2024-06-16). 8 Israeli soldiers killed in Gaza, in deadliest attack in months. scmp.com The deaths are likely to fuel calls for a ceasefire and heighten Israeli public anger over ultra-Orthodox exemptions from the military.

Ali Azgar (2024-06-16). Israeli military announces daily 'tactical pause' in southern Gaza to allow in aid. muslimnews.co.uk The Israeli army has said it will observe a limited daily "tactical pause" along one of the main roads in the Gaza Strip to allow delivery of increased quantities of humanitarian aid, as UN agencies have suspended deliveries from a US-built pier. . . . . . . . . . . . . . …

Staff (2024-06-16). Israel's ban on entry of sacrificial animals deprives Gazans of Eid al-Adha rituals. muslimmirror.com GAZA CITY, Palestine : Israel's ban on the entry of sacrificial animals deprives hundreds of thousands of families in the Gaza Strip of the opportunity to observe Eid al-Adha and perform the sacrificial rituals as part of Islamic religious practices, the Gaza media office said Saturday. In a statement on the eve of Eid al-Adha, …

newarab (2024-06-16). Barclays ends UK festivals sponsorship over Israel link backlash. newarab.com The British bank revealed it had been asked by US entertainment giant Live Nation to "suspend participation" in…

aljazeera (2024-06-16). Palestinians 'in mourning' as Muslims mark Eid al-Adha. aljazeera.com Israeli military continuing attacks on Gaza, imposing restrictions on Al-Aqsa Mosque, on Muslim festival of sacrifice.

newarab (2024-06-16). Israeli prisons 'worse than Guantanamo', Palestinians urge probe. newarab.com

The Media Line Staff (2024-06-16). IDF Releases Names of 8 Soldiers Killed in Gaza Operations. themedialine.org

newarab (2024-06-16). Israeli protesters announce week of action, demand captives deal. newarab.com Thousands of Israelis took part in nationwide protests on Saturday, announcing a week of resistance over the failure of the Saturday's protests were centred around

Sebastiana Romero (2024-06-16). Dirigente francés exige al gobierno actuar contra crímenes israelíes. radiohc.cu París, 16 jun (RHC) El líder de La Francia Insumisa (LFI), Jean-Luc Mélenchon, exigió hoy al gobierno del presidente Emmanuel Macron reaccionar frente a los crímenes israelíes contra el pueblo palestino en la Franja de Gaza.

Nati Tucker (2024-06-16). A historic day in the destruction of Israel's free press. haaretz.com Billionaire Len Blavatnik's decision to appoint Yulia Shamalov-Berkovich as CEO of Channel 13 News marks the end of its ethos as a hard-hitting news operation. Netanyahu has another reason to smile…

presstv.ir (2024-06-16). Global community boycotting Israeli-linked brands over Gaza war: Poll. presstv.ir A recent poll shows the global community is boycotting brands over the Israeli regime's war on Gaza.

presstv.ir (2024-06-16). Israel sparks outcry with X video of 'no innocent civilians' in Gaza. presstv.ir The Israeli regime has sparked an outcry after posting a video on X saying 'there are no innocent civilians' in the Gaza Strip.

cpj.org (2024-06-16). Journalist casualties in the Israel-Gaza war. cpj.org Editor's note: The list below is CPJ's most recent and preliminary account of journalist casualties in the war. Our database will not include all of these cases until we have completed further investigations into the circumstances surrounding them. For more information, read our FAQ. The Israel-Gaza war has taken an unprecedented toll on Gazan journalists…

Gabrielle Pickard-Whitehead (2024-06-16). Almost 70,000 sign Stop Arming Israel campaign, as ministers come under increased pressure to act. leftfootforward.org 'We're supporting this important case because of the UK's refusal to abide by its international legal obligations and suspend arms transfers to Israel.'

newarab (2024-06-16). Israel troops kill teen in West Bank raid: Palestine ministry. newarab.com The Palestinian health ministry said Sultan Abdul Rahman Khatatbeh, 16, was killed by Israeli fire in the northern West Bank town of Beit Furik, the ministry said in a statement published on Facebook. | Officia…

newarab (2024-06-16). Israel holding 9,300 Palestinians in prisons, detention centres. newarab.com Israel is holding 9,300 Palestinians in prisons and detention centres, including around 250 children and 75 women, the Palestinian Prisoner's Society said in a statement. | The PPS said that the number includes thousands of Palestinians detained from the Gaza Strip, where Israel has carried out a brutal military assault since October. | More than 3,400 of the total number of prisoners are held under 'administrative detention' – a procedure that allows Israeli authorities to hold alleged suspected for six months at a time, which can be extended indefinitely. | Israel says the procedure allows authorities to hol…

Ali Azgar (2024-06-16). Israeli Druze leader: We must be equals in everyday life, not just in mourning. muslimnews.co.uk The head of the Beit Jann Local Authority, Attorney Nazih Dabbour, announced that all planned celebrations of the Muslim and Druze holiday of Eid-al-Adha are to be cancelled. The head of the Druze community in Israel, Sheikh Muafak Tarif, commented on the community's contribution and sacrifice to Israel's security following the announcement of the death of …

presstv.ir (2024-06-16). Palestinians mourn death of loved ones. presstv.ir Palestinians mourn the death of members of one familyŸà who were killed when Israeli missiles struck their home in Al-Bureij in central Gaza.

presstv.ir (2024-06-16). 9,300 Palestinians languishing in Israeli prisons: Rights group. presstv.ir An independent and non-governmental rights organization says at least 9,300 Palestinian prisoners are currently being held in Israeli jails and detention centers.

presstv.ir (2024-06-16). Unbowed: Iraqi resistance attacks Haifa with advanced cruise missile. presstv.ir Iraq's Islamic Resistance strikes the city of Haifa in the northern part of the occupied territories in a fresh pro-Palestinian operation.

presstv.ir (2024-06-16). Iraqi resistance group asks Israelis to evacuate or face attack. presstv.ir A major Iraqi resistance group has called on Israeli settlers on the northern side of the 1948 occupied territories to evacuate or face a full-scale attack.

presstv.ir (2024-06-16). Madrid protesters hold die-in in solidarity with Palestinians in Gaza. presstv.ir Pro-Palestinian activists lay on the ground with fake blood on their faces during a re-enactment of an Israeli attack on Gaza in a Madrid street.

(2024-06-16). Journalist casualties in the Israel-Gaza war. cpj.org

newarab (2024-06-16). Is the US lying about Hamas blocking Israel peace deal in Gaza. newarab.com On 31 May US President Joe Biden Biden outlined a three-phase proposal that would see a captive exchange deal that would allow for the end of military operations in Gaza and the withdrawal of its forces from the enclave. | Ever since then, there has been widespread confusion regarding whether the proposal was actually an Israeli one, give…

Amir Tibon (2024-06-16). French arms expo organizers to appeal ruling banning Israeli nationals from event. haaretz.com The organizers say that the court's ruling had misinterpreted their intention by issuing a sweeping ban on any Israeli participation in the exhibition. The decision was followed by a harsh response by Israel's Defense Minister, and is deemed unacceptable by the French Defense Ministry, sources say…

presstv.ir (2024-06-16). Israel joins Daesh, al-Qaeda in UN list of child rights violators. presstv.ir The UN has included Israel in its list of violators of children's rights in armed conflicts, citing the regime's actions in Gaza which has left 15,000 dead and 50,000 acutely malnourished.

newleftreview (2024-06-16). Richard Beck: Bidenism Abroad. newleftreview.org Panoramic survey of US foreign policy as Washington attempts to maintain its global hegemony in conditions of faltering growth. Containing China, confronting Russia, driving decarbonization: each of Biden's stated aims has been beset by insoluble contradictions from the outset, Richard Beck argues, now compounded by Israel's punitive war on Gaza.

Ali Azgar (2024-06-16). Al Jazeera asks Italian PM how many deaths in Gaza before G7 takes action. muslimnews.co.uk 'Israel has fallen into Hamas's trap to isolate it from the international community.' That was Italian Prime Minister Giorgia Meloni's response when Al Jazeera's Virginia Pietromarchi asked what it would take for the G7 to reprimand Israel for its war on Gaza. Palestinian fighters continued to attack Israeli forces deployed along the Netzarim Corridor on …

Ali Azgar (2024-06-16). Palestinians 'in mourning' as Muslims mark Eid al-Adha. muslimnews.co.uk Palestinians in the Gaza Strip and the occupied West Bank are marking a sombre Eid al-Adha as the Israeli military continues its deadly attacks more than eight months after the start of the war. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . …

english.almanar.com.lb (2024-06-16). Haniyeh Calls for Comprehensive Agreement to End Gaza War. english.almanar.com.lb In his Eid al-Adha speech, Hamas political bureau chief Ismail Haniyeh underscored the necessity of negotiations for a comprehensive agreement to end the Israeli assault on Gaza and secure the release of prisoners, saluting all regional comrades in Lebanon, Yemen, and Iraq for their efforts in resisting the occupation and aiding the people of Gaza …

tn.ai (2024-06-16). Iran, UAE Coordinate Efforts to End Gaza War. tn.ai TEHRAN (Tasnim) — Senior Iranian and Emirati diplomats weighed plans for concerted action to end the Israeli onslaught on the Gaza Strip and provide humanitarian assistance for the Palestinian people.

aljazeera (2024-06-16). Al Jazeera asks Italian PM how many deaths in Gaza before G7 takes action. aljazeera.com Al Jazeera's Virginia Pietromarchi asked what it would take for the G7 to reprimand Israel for its war on Gaza.

James Wright, The Canary. (2024-06-16). Apple Under Pressure For Funding 'Israeli Settlements And Military'. popularresistance.org Former and current employees of Apple, along with shareholders, have signed a letter demanding the multiple trillion pound company stop funding both Israel's military and illegal Israeli settlement expansion in Palestine. | Through a platform called Benevity, Apple matches employee donations to organisations listed as charitable. The thing is, that includes organisations such as Friends of the IDF. | This so-called charity states on its website that it is the "sole organisation authorised to collect charitable donations on behalf of the soldiers of the Israel Defense Forces across the United States of America".

Meron Rapoport (2024-06-16). What Gantz's Exit Reveals About Israel's Failed Gaza Strategy. globalresearch.ca

Philip Giraldi (2024-06-16). Israel Lobby's Control Over America Grows Ever Stronger. globalresearch.ca

newarab (2024-06-16). Israel army says eight soldiers killed in Gaza as war continues. newarab.com At least 1 million Palestinians are "1 million displaced ppl in south #Gaza are trapped, without clean water or sanitation. It's a public health and protection disaster," Carl Skau, the Deputy Executive Director and C…

newarab (2024-06-16). Ben-Gvir's attempt to remove protection for Gaza aid 'unlawful'. newarab.com In a letter to Israel's

(2024-06-16). Arrests of Palestinian journalists since start of Israel-Gaza war. Doja Daoud

Mike Whitney (2024-06-16). Israel Agrees to a Ceasefire… as Long as It Can Keep Fighting. globalresearch.ca

Agence France-Presse (2024-06-16). Israel says daylight 'tactical pause' on its Gaza assault will let aid through. scmp.com Humanitarian groups have warned for months about a dire lack of food and other essentials in the besieged Palestinian territory.

UMMID (2024-06-16). Why Intel cancelled $25 bn chip factory expansion in Israel? ummid.com In a major economic setback for Israel, Intel has halted its planned expansion of a major factory project worth $25 billion in the occupied Palestinian territory under the Zionist control.

newarab (2024-06-16). Sweden protests death penalty handed out to two Swedes in Iraq. newarab.com Swedish media reported in recent days that two Swedes have been sentenced to death in Iraq after being convicted of killing a member of criminal gang there. | On Friday, Sweden's news agency TT cited the foreign ministry in Stockholm's confirmation that at least one person with a Swedish…

newarab (2024-06-16). At least 19 hajj pilgrims dead in Saudi Arabia from heat. newarab.com At least 19 "Fourteen Jordanian pilgrims died and 17 others were missing" during the performance of hajj rituals, Jordan's foreign ministry said in a statement. | The ministry later confirmed the 14 had died "after suffering sun stroke due to the extreme heat…

newarab (2024-06-16). Crew evacuated as ship hit by Yemen rebels drifts in Red Sea. newarab.com The crew of a ship that was holed in an attack by Yemen's The MV Tutor was abandoned after it was struck by a sea drone off rebel-held Hodeida on Wednesday, causing serious flooding, in the latest in a series of The Iran-backed rebels have been attacking the vital sea lane since shortly…

newarab (2024-06-16). Afghan Taliban govt to attend next round of UN talks in Doha. newarab.com

newarab (2024-06-16). G7 warns Iran over continuing nuclear programme escalation. newarab.com The "We urge Tehran to cease and reverse nuclear escalations, and stop the continuing ura…

newarab (2024-06-16). US targets Houthi radar sites in Yemen after sailor goes missing. newarab.com The United States military The attacks come as the U.S. Navy faces t…

newarab (2024-06-16). Pilgrims commence the final rites of Hajj for Eid al-Adha. newarab.com Masses of pilgrims on Sunday embarked on a symbolic stoning of the devil in Saudi Arabia under the soaring summer heat. The ritual marks the final days of the The stoning is among the final rites of the Hajj, which is one of the Five Pillars of Islam. It came a day after more than 1.8 million

newarab (2024-06-16). Iran, Sweden free prisoners in Oman-mediated swap. newarab.com Iran and Sweden announced on Saturday a prisoner exchange that saw a "Hamid Noury, who has been in illegal detention in Sweden since 2019, is free and will return to the country in a few hours," Kazem Gharibabadi, head of Iran's High Council for Human Rights, said in a post on social media platform…

Steve Early, Convergence. (2024-06-16). 'Power Lines—Building A Labor-Climate Justice Movement'. popularresistance.org A familiar scene played out in the city council chambers of Richmond, California on May 22, 2024. For the last 20 years, since members of the anti-Chevron Richmond Progressive Alliance (RPA) first got elected to the council, any measure before that body affecting the city's largest employer and business tax payer has been hotly debated. | Local environmental justice organizations, like Communities for a Better Environment (CBE) and the Asian Pacific Environmental Network (APEN) mobilize their working-class members to attend and sign up to speak during the time allotted for "public comment." | To rebut the resulti…

Jeffrey Sachs, Friends of Socialist China. (2024-06-16). The Perils And Promise Of The Emerging Multipolar World. popularresistance.org In his recent article for Common Dreams, Columbia professor Jeffrey Sachs describes the world's trajectory towards multipolarity over the past three decades. He notes that, "in 1994, the G7 countries constituted 45.3% of world output, compared with 18.9% of world output in the BRICS countries (Brazil, China, Egypt, Ethiopia, India, Iran, Russia, South Africa, United Arab Emirates). The tables have turned. The BRICS now produce 35.2% of world output, while the G7 countries produce 29.3%." | The West's political influence is also waning, as exemplified by the failure of the US-led sanctions against Russia from 2022…

Larry Johnson (2024-06-16). My Presentation at the St. Petersburg International Economic forum. sonar21.com This is short and to the point. My speech was well received. The Syria's Ambassador to Moscow was present and applauded. You can see Alexander Dugin, Maria Zakharova sitting behind me. You will also see my good friends, Pepe Escobar and Zeinab Saffar, on the extreme right of the stage.

presstv.ir (2024-06-16). Explainer: How was Hamid Nouri framed, jailed, tortured and freed after 1,680 days. presstv.ir Hamid Nouri, an Iranian citizen and former judiciary official unlawfully sentenced to life imprisonment in Sweden over politically motivated charges, returned to Iran on Saturday after five years.

ecns.cn (2024-06-16). (W.E. Talk) The Role of Translation in Promoting Sino-Japanese Exchange. ecns.cn Sino-Japanese cultural exchanges have a long history, spanning a wide range of areas. Throughout history, Japan sent envoys to China to learn about Chinese culture. During the recent COVID-19 pandemic, when Japan sent assistance materials to China, in a moving gesture, the packages were printed with ancient Chinese verses expressing solidarity and the close bond between the two nations.

ecns.cn (2024-06-16). Thailand foreign minister outlines vision for revitalization. ecns.cn At his first major press conference as Thai foreign minister, Maris Sangiampongsa expounds on his perspectives to "Reignite Thai Foreign Policy".

ecns.cn (2024-06-16). China stands against parties slandering HK national security law. ecns.cn China expressed strong dissatisfaction and firm opposition to relevant parties' slandering the national security law for Hong Kong and the Safeguarding National Security Ordinance and interfering in the special administrative region's rule of law.

ecns.cn (2024-06-16). Spokesman for Chinese Defense Ministry condemns Philippines' behaviors. ecns.cn China will take resolute countermeasures against dangerous behaviors by the Philippines in the Nansha Islands, according to a spokesman for the Chinese Defense Ministry.

ecns.cn (2024-06-16). Insights | Western propaganda against Xinjiang out of ignorance, mendacity: Canadian Scholar. ecns.cn The International Forum on the History and Future of Xinjiang, China opened on Wednesday in Kashi, Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region. Barry Sautman, a retired professor from the Division of Social Science at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology and a distinguished professor at Tsinghua University took an exclusive interview with China News Network.

ecns.cn (2024-06-16). Insights | Xinjiang residents have been primary beneficiaries of rapid development: Canadian scholar. ecns.cn Over the past decade, the economic and social development of Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region has been extremely rapid, particularly in infrastructure such as roads, education, and healthcare, said Barry Sautman, a retired professor from the Division of Social Science at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology and a distinguished professor at Tsinghua University.

ecns.cn (2024-06-16). Comicomment: Ocean safety should not be based on lies. ecns.cn The Japan Atomic Energy Regulation Authority has revealed that a nuclear fuel development corporation falsified inspection records for radioactive waste tanks and other equipment for up to 14 years.

ecns.cn (2024-06-16). High-speed trains to boost HK-mainland travel. ecns.cn The launch of high-speed sleeper train services connecting Hong Kong with Beijing and Shanghai has received a warm welcome in Hong Kong, with all sleeper berths on northbound trains fully booked and a notable surge in sales of related travel products.

GRAIN (2024-06-16). Free trade frenzy: the hidden costs of South Asia's economic gamble. cadtm.org

(2024-06-16). CPJ welcomes sentencing of 7 involved in 2019 beating of Turkish journalist. cpj.org

(2024-06-16). Palestinian-Jordanian journalist Hiba Abu Taha sentenced to one year in prison. cpj.org

geo.tv (2024-06-16). Eid ul Adha being observed in Saudi Arabia, UAE, other countries. geo.tv Muslim worshippers offer Eid prayer at the Grand Mosque in Makkah, Saudi Arabia. — AFP/FileMuslims in some parts of the world are sacrificing animals today to celebrate the religious festival of Eid ul Adha, also known as the festival of sacrifice.This festival is…

geo.tv (2024-06-16). Eid ul Adha being celebrated in Saudi Arabia, UAE, other countries. geo.tv Muslim worshippers offer Eid prayer at the Grand Mosque in Makkah, Saudi Arabia. — AFP/FileMuslims in some parts of the world are sacrificing animals today to celebrate the religious festival of Eid ul Adha, also known as the festival of sacrifice.This festival is…

Shane Skavdahl (2024-06-16). Are you kidding me, Dershowitz? indybay.org This piece is my response to Alan Dershowitz's argument on ReasonTV that the growing aggressiveness of Iran towards the West could necessitate a preemptive strike against the theocratic regime. I point out the mirrored rhetoric used over two decades ago when the decision was being made to invade Iraq. The primary concern here is that Iran serves as a greater threat to US stability than Iraq ever did, and because of that foreign policy disaster, we should eschew the doctrine of preemptive approach, in this case, unless we truly want to reap what we have sewn.

Revolution Books (2024-06-16). Thursday 6/20: Banned in Iran – There is No Evil by Director Mohammad Rasoulof. indybay.org Revolution Books, 2444 Durant Ave. Berkeley CA 94704…

Catherine Crockett (2024-06-16). Friday 6/28: Reflections on Student Movements: From the Vietnam War to the Assault on Gaza. indybay.org Monterey Peace and Justice Center, 1364 Fremont Blvd., Seaside, CA 939355…

No Nukes Action (2024-06-16). Tuesday 8/6: On Anniversary Of Hiroshima-Never Again! STOP Drive For Nuclear Weapons In Japan & Asia. indybay.org Japanese Consulate San Francisco | 275 Battery St/California St | San Francisco…

Angela (2024-06-16). Saturday 6/15: San Diego Weekly Peace Vigil for Palestine. indybay.org Entry to Ocean Beach | Sunset Cliffs Blvd and W Point Loma Blvd | San Diego, CA…

Gay Shame, Drag Artists for Palestine, QUIT! (2024-06-16). Sunday 6/23: Queer As In Intifada. indybay.org Meet at Castro and Market in SF…

Staff (2024-06-16). EVMs in India are 'black box', nobody allowed to scrutinize them: Rahul. muslimmirror.com New Delhi : Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Sunday said EVMs in India are a "black box" which nobody is allowed to scrutinise, and asserted that "serious concerns" are being raised about transparency in India's electoral process. "Democracy ends up becoming a sham and prone to fraud when institutions lack accountability," Gandhi said and tagged …

Staff (2024-06-16). Over 1.8 million Muslim pilgrims start performing Hajj. muslimmirror.com RIYADH : Over 1.8 million pilgrims from across the globe on Saturday converged on Mount Arafat in the western region of Saudi Arabia to perform the annual Hajj, the Saudi Ministry of Hajj and Umrah announced. During a press conference, Hajj and Umrah Minister Tawfiq Al-Rabiah said pilgrims began gathering at Arafat, a crucial rite …

Ileana Ferrer Fonte (2024-06-16). Chinese Navy ship sets sail on international peace mission. plenglish.com During the mission, the ship will visit 13 countries, including Seychelles, Tanzania, Madagascar, Mozambique, South Africa, Angola, Republic of Congo, Gabon, Cameroon, Benin, Mauritania, Djibouti, and Sri Lanka, to provide medical services to local people. It will also make port calls in France and Greece. | The medical teams will provide free diagnosis and treatments for prevalent diseases to residents, people in Chinese institutions, and overseas Chinese citizens through on-board and outpatient clinics. | The Navy hospital has a crew of more than 100 and 17 clinical departments. | "Peace Ark" was the first ind…

Pressenza New York (2024-06-16). The Nexus Between Mental Health and Climate Change in Bangladesh: Understanding Heat Stress, Air Pollution, and Post-Flood Impacts. pressenza.com In Bangladesh, the convergence of climate change impacts and mental health challenges presents a complex and pressing issue that demands attention and action. | By Md Biozid Jessorey | As one of the most vulnerable countries to climate change, Bangladesh faces recurring threats from rising temperatures, air pollution, and devastating floods, each of which profoundly affects the mental well-being of its population. This article delves into the interplay between climate change and mental health in Bangladesh, focusing on the impacts of heat stress, air pollution, and the aftermath of flooding. | Heat Stress: Threat…

Nava J. Thakuria (2024-06-16). Fair Probe into the NEET Episode Demanded. pressenza.com Guwahati: Expressing dismay over the reported irregularities in the nationwide entrance examination to pick aspiring students to study medical science in different academic institutions across India, a northeast-based forum of nationalist citizens demanded a fair probe into the entire episode. Patriotic People's Front Assam (PPFA) also insisted that the evaluation process should be made quality-driven so that only meritorious and dedicated students get the opportunity to pursue MBBS, BDS, BVSc, and other courses. The forum in a media statement argued that those found responsible for playing with the dream of aspi…

presstv.ir (2024-06-16). Exclusive: Ex-Iranian official Nouri's family share joy, relief over his release. presstv.ir The family members of Hamid Nouri, ex-Iranian official, who was returned to the country after years of wrongful imprisonment in Sweden, recount their joy and relief.

presstv.ir (2024-06-16). Iran, Russia should swiftly implement comprehensive cooperation deal: Mokhber. presstv.ir Iran's interim president urges the implementation of a comprehensive bilateral cooperation agreement with Russia as soon as possible.

presstv.ir (2024-06-16). Leader pardons, commutes sentences of 2,654 inmates. presstv.ir Ayatollah Khamenei pardons, commutes sentences of 2,654 inmates over Eid al-Adha and Eid al-Ghadir celebrations.

presstv.ir (2024-06-16). Iran: Closer economic ties will enhance political relations with Iraq. presstv.ir Iran's interim president says the promotion of economic relations with Iraq will lead to enhanced political relations.

presstv.ir (2024-06-16). UK Labor Party loses Muslim support over Gaza stance ahead of elections. presstv.ir United Kingdom's Muslim populations have been alienated by the Labour Party's stance on Gaza.

presstv.ir (2024-06-16). Iran to act decisively in safeguarding own security, national interests: FM spox. presstv.ir The Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman has underscored the country's constructive role in establishing lasting security across the West Asia region, saying the Islamic Republic will act decisively to defend its security and national interests.

presstv.ir (2024-06-16). Factbox: Artistic works of Bashir Biazar, Iranian ace musician jailed in France. presstv.ir Bashir Biazar, an Iranian music maestro and filmmaker languishing in a French prison, is known in Iran for producing many critically acclaimed musical and cinematic works.

presstv.ir (2024-06-16). Leader calls for increased voter participation in presidential election. presstv.ir Ayatollah Khamenei calls for collective efforts to increase participation in the June 28 presidential election.

presstv.ir (2024-06-16). Nouri's release 'another defeat' for MKO, other anti-Iran terror groups: Rights official. presstv.ir Iran's top human rights official says the MKO and other terrorist groups suffered another blow by the release of Hamid Nouri, a former judiciary official, from illegal detention in Sweden.

presstv.ir (2024-06-16). Gunman fires shots at US embassy in Lebanon. presstv.ir A gunman fired shots at the US embassy in Lebanon and was injured in an exchange of fire with the army.

presstv.ir (2024-06-16). Iran obtains know-how to produce anti-armor weapons:Commander. presstv.ir The commander of the Iranian Army's Ground Force says the military unit has acquired the technology to develop various types of rocket launchers and anti-armor weapons to confront potential threats in the future.

presstv.ir (2024-06-16). Ex-Iranian official Hamid Nouri returns home after long incarceration in Sweden. presstv.ir Kazem Gharibabadi, head of the Iranian Judiciary's High Council for Human Rights, says Hamid Nouri, a former Iranian judiciary official who has been illegally incarcerated in Sweden, has been released from prison.

presstv.ir (2024-06-16). Iran at peak of its power, says IRGC chief. presstv.ir IRGC chief Salami says Iran is currently at the peak of its military and political power.

tvbrics (2024-06-16). Northern wild thyme is successfully cultivated in Saudi Arabia. tvbrics.com It usually grows in rocky areas along valleys and streams…

tvbrics (2024-06-16). Construction of three city parks begins in Saudi Arabia. tvbrics.com This project is part of the Saudi Vision 2030 programme, including one aimed at greening the country…

tvbrics (2024-06-16). India's toy imports fall by 50% due to the authorities' support for local manufacturers. tvbrics.com Exports of such products have increased…

unitedEditor (2024-06-16). New Caledonia reminds of the movie "L'Ordre et la Morale" uwidata.com New Caledonia, a former French colony and currently an autonomous region in the Overseas Territories Community located in the South Pacific, remains unsettled. Despite the declaration of a state of emergency, pro-independence protests that began on May 13 continue unabated on the island 17,000 kilometers away from France. The French media have intriguingly blamed Azerbaijan, …

unitedEditor (2024-06-16). New Caledonia reminds of the movie "L'Ordre et la Morale" unitedworldint.com New Caledonia, a former French colony and currently an autonomous region in the Overseas Territories Community located in the South Pacific, remains unsettled. Despite the declaration of a state of emergency, pro-independence protests that began on May 13 continue unabated on the island 17,000 kilometers away from France. The French media have intriguingly blamed Azerbaijan, …

Isaac Nellist, Chloe DS, Jacob Andrewartha, Cyn Huang, Daniil Sapunkov, Amey (2024-06-16). US student socialists assess 'explosive' Gaza solidarity encampment movement. links.org.au Cyn Huang, Daniil Sapunkov and Amey discuss how the Palestine student movement plans to progress over the summer break and its impact on labour struggles, the left and the 2024 presidential elections.

(2024-06-16). CPJ calls for end to trial of 11 anti-corruption journalists in Kyrgyzstan. azattyk.org

tn.ai (2024-06-16). Iran's BRICS Membership Marks New Age in Regional Relations: Russian Politician. tn.ai TEHRAN (Tasnim) — Iran's membership in BRICS and its cooperation agreement with the Eurasian Economic Union have opened a new chapter in the promotion of Tehran's relations with regional countries, a senior member of Russia's State Duma said.

tn.ai (2024-06-16). Leader: Youth Can Change Course of History. tn.ai TEHRAN (Tasnim) — Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei highlighted the remarkable potential of young Iranian elites and their capacity to bring about transformative change throughout history.

Andrea GIORGETTA (2024-06-16). Thailand: Fully implement the convention on enforced disappearances. fidh.org On the day the International Convention for the Protection of all Persons from Enforced Disappearance (ICPPED) enters into force in Thailand, the International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH), Union for Civil Liberty (UCL), and Thai Lawyers for Human Rights (TLHR) urge Thai authorities to fully implement the convention's provisions without delay.
Bangkok, Paris, 13 June 2024. FIDH, UCL, and TLHR welcome the entry into force of the ICPPED in Thailand today, upon the Thai government's (…) | – |

noemail (2024-06-16). Tensions Rise as Lok Sabha Speaker's Election Approaches. devdiscourse.com In a significant political development, Shiv Sena (UBT) leader Sanjay Raut announced that all partners of the opposition INDIA bloc would rally behind Telugu Desam Party (TDP) if it nominates a candidate for the upcoming Lok Sabha speaker's election.

tn.ai (2024-06-16). Ayatollah Khamenei Pardons over 2,600 Iranian Inmates. tn.ai TEHRAN (Tasnim) — Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei approved a proposal from Iran's top judge to pardon or commute the prison terms of 2,654 convicts found guilty by various Iranian courts.

Maxime Duriez (2024-06-16). The Paris Court of Appeal Rejects Functional Immunity of Former Syrian Central Bank Governor Adib Mayaleh. fidh.org Following a petition for the annulment of the charges held by French courts against the former governor of the Syrian Central Bank, Adib Mayaleh, the Paris Court of Appeal has just handed down a landmark decision for the fight against impunity in Syria and elsewhere.
Paris, 6 June 2024. In a ruling handed down yesterday, the Paris Court of Appeal has confirmed the inapplicability of functional immunities in the case of international crimes. The Court refused to grant the immunity claimed (…) | – | /…

UMMID (2024-06-16). Samsung's 16-layer 3D DRAM gives competitors sleepness nights. ummid.com Samsung Electronics has successfully stacked the next-gen 3D DRAM to 16 layers, twice as many as its competitor Micron, according to the news report from the technology-focused media DIGITIMES Asia.

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-06-16). Ultra-clean rooms are shaping the next generation of biotherapeutics. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Outfitted in gloves, coveralls, cap, face mask, goggles and even shoe covers, a biomanufacturing engineer moves slowly and deliberately through an ultra-clean space used to manufacture biotherapeutics. This sci-fi-like scene plays out in a "clean room" facility, guided by Current Good Manufacturing Practice (CGMP), to research and develop regenerative biotherapies at Mayo Clinic. Experimental medicines from the human body such as blood, cells or enzymes are biomanufactured in clean rooms for use in early-stage clinical…

The Media Line Staff (2024-06-16). Iranian War Criminal Exchanged for 2 Swedes, Including Diplomat, in Prisoner Swap. themedialine.org

APR editor (2024-06-16). NZ's Luxon briefly stopping over to see Marape in Port Moresby. asiapacificreport.nz PNG Post-Courier New Zealand Prime Minister Christopher Luxon will stop over in Port Moresby today for a quick bilateral with Prime Minister James Marape before setting off to Japan. Luxon hosted Chinese Premier Li Qiang in New Zealand this week before flying off to Japan through Port Moresby. Luxon has recently returned from a trip…

UMMID (2024-06-16). Kuwait: 53, including 5 Indians, dead in massive fire. ummid.com At least 53 workers, including five Indians, have been killed after a massive fire broke out in a building accommodating labourers in Mangaf area of Kuwait's Southern Ahmadi Governorate.

tn.ai (2024-06-16). Spokesman Refutes G7 Statement on Iran's Nuclear Program. tn.ai TEHRAN (Tasnim) — The Iranian Foreign Ministry's spokesperson dismissed the allegations the Group of Seven has made against Tehran's peaceful nuclear activities.

Ali Azgar (2024-06-16). 8 people shot at splash pad in Rochester Hills, shooter dead. muslimnews.co.uk The suspect in the Rochester Hills splash pad shooting that injured 9 people has been found dead according to WDIV out of Detroit. The shooting happened Saturday evening at Brooklands plaza splash pad, in Rochester Hills. The Rochester Hills Police Department first reported the shooting in a Facebook post around 7 p.m. saying "There are …

Hugo GABBERO (2024-06-16). Thailand: Joint call to end judicial abuse and arbitrary detention, and to investigate Netiporn 'Bung' Sanesangkhom's death. fidh.org International organisations, including FIDH and OMCT within the framework of the Observatory for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders, call on the Thai government to end the abuse of the judicial process and the arbitrary detention of human rights defenders, activists, and protesters. Additionally, they urge a thorough and independent investigation into the death in custody one month ago of Netiporn 'Bung' Sanesangkhom.
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aljazeera (2024-06-16). 'Elimination' of Taiwan is China's great national cause, Lai says. aljazeera.com Taiwan's president tells military academy cadets that the main challenge they face is the strong rise of Beijing.

UMMID (2024-06-16). Zakir Naik arrives for Hajj 2024 as Special Guest of Saudi Arabia. ummid.com Dr Zakir Naik, known for his impeccable grasp on comparative religion, Tuesday June 11, 2024 arrived in Jeddah to perform Hajj as a special guest of Saudi Arabia.

tn.ai (2024-06-16). Arrangements Made for Iranian Expats' Participation in Presidential Polls. tn.ai TEHRAN (Tasnim) — More than 300 ballot boxes will be available at the diplomatic missions of Iran in foreign countries on the presidential election day, an official said.

UMMID (2024-06-16). THE 2024 Impact Ranking: B.S. Abdur Rahman Inst among top 10 universities in India. ummid.com B. S. Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science and Technology located in Chennai, Tamil Nadu is one among the top 10 universities in India, according to the Times Higher Education University Impact Rankings 2024 released Thursday.

Maxime Duriez (2024-06-16). Serbia: Stop the extradition of Andrey Gnyot to Belarus. fidh.org

UMMID (2024-06-16). Indian universities, colleges can now offer admissions twice a year. ummid.com In a major relief for students seeking higher education, the University Grants Commission (UGC) has now allowed the universities and colleges in India to offer admissions twice a year.

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-06-16). Mayo Clinic Minute: Can lifestyle changes help with enlarged prostate? newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Benign prostatic hyperplasia, also called an enlarged prostate, is incredibly common, especially among men over 40. While it's not the same as prostate cancer, an enlarged prostate can cause significant quality of life issues. Dr. Scott Cheney, a Mayo Clinic urologist, says there are ways to treat it and reduce the symptoms, including some lifestyle changes. Watch: The Mayo Clinic Minute youtu.be/F_C3Bacax80 Journalists: Broadcast-quality video (1: 16) is in the downloads at the end of this…

Ali Azgar (2024-06-16). Nicole Kidman Confirms Casting in Practical Magic 2. muslimnews.co.uk Earlier this week, it was reported that Oscar winners Nicole Kidman and Sandra Bullock were in negotiations to reprise their roles in the upcoming Practical Magic 2 movie. This will serve as a sequel to the 1998 supernatural comedy from actor-turned-filmmaker Griffin Dunne (An American Werewolf in London). . . . . . . . …

UMMID (2024-06-16). NEET UG 2024 SC Hearing: Scores of 1,563 candidates invalidated. ummid.com The Supreme Court of India Thursday June 13, 2024 acknowledged the Union Government's declaration that scorecards of 1,563 NEET-UG 2024 candidates, who received grace marks, will be invalidated.

The Media Line Staff (2024-06-16). Iran Denounces UN, G7 Warnings on Nuclear Program and Coordination With Russia as 'Politically Biased'. themedialine.org

(2024-06-16). Cable operators block 4 news channels in India's Andhra Pradesh state post-election. greatandhra.com

aljazeera (2024-06-16). Tajik FM: Melting glaciers, human rights, and geopolitical strife. aljazeera.com Tajikistan's foreign minister discusses climate change, human rights reports, and geopolitical developments.

teleSUR, JDO, MER, JGN, JCM, SH (2024-06-16). Minuto a minuto del asedio israelí contra la Franja de Gaza. telesurtv.net En varios países continúan realizándose actividades para expresar apoyo al pueblo palestino y condenar el genocidio que comete Israel.

teleSUR, idg, JCM (2024-06-16). Narendra Modi celebra su victoria en las elecciones generales. telesurtv.net Narendra Modi necesitará el apoyo de otros partidos para gobernar, algo inédito en sus anteriores mandatos.

Sebastiana Romero (2024-06-16). Secuestradores toman rehenes en centro penitenciario de Rusia. radiohc.cu Moscú, 16 jun (RHC) Seis detenidos capturaron a empleados del centro de detención preventiva número uno de la ciudad rusa de Rostov del Don, informó hoy el Ministerio del Interior de la nación euroasiática.

Sebastiana Romero (2024-06-16). Publica diario de Sri Lanka comunicado de Mnoal y G77 a favor de Cuba. radiohc.cu Colombo, 16 jun (RHC) El medio digital Sri Lanka Guardian publicó hoy la demanda en rechazo a la política de Estados Unidos contra Cuba del Movimiento de Países No Alineados(Mnoal) y el Grupo de los 77 (G77) y China.

teleSUR, dcdc, JCM (2024-06-16). Irán inicia etapa de calificación de candidatos a elecciones. telesurtv.net Tras el proceso de investigación, el Ministerio del Interior anunciará los candidatos finales el 11 de junio, y los calificados tendrán 15 días, del 12 al 26 de junio, para llevar a cabo sus campañas electorales.

teleSUR, JCM (2024-06-16). ONU condena más de 500 asesinatos de palestinos en Cisjordania. telesurtv.net Más de 500 palestinos han muerto desde el 7 de octubre en actos de violencia en la ocupada Cisjordania vinculados al asedio del Ejército israelí de ocupación en Gaza.

teleSUR, odr, YSM (2024-06-16). Presidente de Siria recibe a canciller de Irán. telesurtv.net Ambos políticos debatieron sobre el estado de las relaciones bilaterales, así como el avance de la agresión de Israel en la Franja de Gaza.

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2024-06-11: News Headlines

Gabisile (2024-06-11). Call to end Palestinian suffering. sanews.gov.za Call to end Palestinian suffering | South Africa will continue to do everything within its power to preserve the existence of the Palestinian people as a group, and to end all acts of apartheid and genocide. | This is according to the International Relations and Cooperation Minister, Dr Naledi Pandor, who spoke in Russia on Tuesday. | The Foreign Ministers from the expanded BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) group of nations met for a two-day meeting focused on current international relations, global governance reform and conflict resolution. | Pandor told her colleagues that South Africa welco…

presstv.ir (2024-06-11). Hamas: Israeli massacre in Nuseirat meant to block ceasefire deal. presstv.ir Ismail Haniyeh said Washington's role in the attack made the Biden administration "no less criminal" than Israeli leaders.

Jessica Buxbaum (2024-06-11). Devastation Into Dollars: Israeli Startups Are Making a Killing in Gaza. mintpressnews.com Despite calls across college campuses demanding divestment from Israel, one sector of the Israeli economy appears to be booming. Israeli startups raised over A number of these successful startups have participated in Israel's ongoing war on the besieged Gaza Strip, suggesting genocide is a lucrative marketing tool for business. Products like suicide drones, smart guns, and robot dogs have all been deployed on the battlefield since October 2023, with some startups even exploiting th…

Robin Andersen (2024-06-11). When Israel burned refugees alive, establishment media called it a 'tragic accident'. nationofchange.org As the world watched on social media and responded in outrage, US corporate media, once again, provided cover for the perpetrators of Israel's genocide.

Phil Pasquini (2024-06-11). Gaza Lawsuit Challenges U.S. on Human Rights and Western Values. indybay.org The lawsuit "on behalf of Palestinian individuals and various organizations" was brought by the Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR), along with co-counsel Van Der Hout, LLP of San Francisco in charging the U.S. government for its "failure to exercise influence over Israel to prevent genocide" under international human rights law. | On January 31, 2024, U.S. District Judge Jeffrey S. White announced that "…the court found that Israel's assault…

presstv.ir (2024-06-11). Israel tortured 48 Palestinians to death in its detention centers: Report. presstv.ir Thirty-six of the victims lost their lives inside the regime's notorious military-run Sde Teiman detention camp.

Staff (2024-06-11). Four Israeli solders killed in house explosion in Rafah, southern Gaza. haaretz.com Israeli security forces publish footage of Saturday's operation rescuing Israeli hostages from Gaza ‚ñ U.S. Secretary of State Blinken in Israel; reiterates U.S. support for Gaza cease-fire proposal in meeting with Netanyahu ‚ñ UN Security Council votes in favor of resolution backing U.S.-drafted proposal ‚ñ Netanyahu on U.S.-Hamas talks to release Americans held in Gaza: 'We welcome every attempt to release our hostages'…

Answer Coalition (2024-06-11). 100,000 surround the White House with the People's Red Line — Biden is GUILTY of genocide! answercoalition.org 100,000 surround the White House with the People's Red Line!: | In a massive display of solidarity with Palestine, 100,000 people converged from across the country to form a 2-mile long "People's Red Line" surrounding the White House to demand an end to the U.S.-Israeli genocide in Gaza! This huge action brought the nationwide grassroots movement to the doorstep of the war criminal Joe Biden. Biden said that the invasion of Rafah would be a red line, but that was a lie — so the people formed their own red line to call for an end to the administration's criminal policy of enormous and unlimited militar…

newarab (2024-06-11). Deadly Israeli strikes continue in Gaza as aid grinds to a halt. newarab.com Israel continues to conduct airstrikes across the Gaza Strip, with strikes killing five people in the city of Rafah, and eight people in the town of al-Fukhrari near Khan Younis. | The strikes come as the UN's main food agency said it was forced to pause its operations from the

newarab (2024-06-11). Four Israeli soldiers killed in Rafah house explosion: military. newarab.com The Israeli military said on Tuesday that Israeli public broadcaster Kan said that the soldiers were killed in…

Qassam Muaddi, Mondoweiss. (2024-06-11). 'Operation al-Aqsa Flood' Day 248: Gantz Resigns From War Cabinet. popularresistance.org At least 274 Palestinians were killed in an Israeli land, air, and sea raid on the center of the Nuseirat refugee camp in the central Gaza Strip on Saturday, the Palestinian health ministry said in an updated statement on Monday. The attack resulted in the freeing of four Israeli captives and their returning to Tel Aviv. | The four Israelis, captured by Palestinian fighters on October 7, are the only captives that Israel has been able to free by force in eight months of the ongoing war. Al-Qassam Brigades, the armed wing of Hamas, who was holding the captives when freed by the Israeli army on Saturday, said in a…

Omar Karmi (2024-06-11). Denmark finds Israel's war crimes acceptable. electronicintifada.net Parliament votes to continue arms sales despite genocide and public opposition.

Staff (2024-06-11). Headlines for June 11, 2024. democracynow.org U.N. Security Council Approves U.S.-Backed Gaza Ceasefire Resolution, 15-Year-Old Among Palestinians Killed by Israeli Forces in West Bank Raid, Federal Appeals Court Hears Lawsuit Accusing Top U.S. Officials of Complicity in Genocide, Police Attack, Arrest UCLA Protesters as Students Continue to Pressure School over Israel Ties, U.S. Jury Orders Chiquita to Pay $38 Million to Families of Colombians Killed by Paramilitary Group, Belgian Prime Minister Resigns After Far-RIght Victory in EU Elections, Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito Agrees with Fundamentalist Ideas in Leaked Audio, Trump Interviewed by NY Probat…

Leon Kunstenaar (2024-06-11). Genocide's Red Line Drawn in Downtown SF. indybay.org Continuing protests against Padilla, Pelosi and Biden for enabling Israel's war crimes…

UMMID (2024-06-11). Funding Genocide: 20 Barclays' branches targeted across UK, Scotland. ummid.com Pro-Palestinian activists led by Palestine Action and Shut the System Monday targeted at least 20 branches of Barclays accusing the British multinational universal bank of funding genocide of Palestinians at the hands of the Israeli Occupation Forces (IOF).

newarab (2024-06-11). Hind's Hall to Mahmoud's Hall: Western academia's Gaza reckoning. newarab.com In her Last month, students at the University of Melbourne's pro-Palestine encampment carried out their own "act of naming" that exposed how universities' white supremacist "history of before" follows us into the present. | The stud…

aljazeera (2024-06-11). Like Sri Lanka once did, Israel has turned 'safe zones' into killing fields. aljazeera.com But there is one important difference between the two cases: The genocide in Gaza is not taking place in the dark.

presstv.ir (2024-06-11). Iran calls on UN to force Israel to implement ICJ rulings. presstv.ir Iran calls on the UN to mount pressure on Israel to make it abide by the rulings issued by the ICJ.

presstv.ir (2024-06-11). Iran: US, Britain behind Nuseirat massacre. presstv.ir Iran's Foreign Ministry spokesman says the international community must fulfill its responsibility to end Israel's crimes against Palestinians.

Robert Inlakesh (2024-06-11). US Had Direct Involvement In Israeli Massacre of 274 Palestinians. mintpressnews.com Officials in Washington praised Israel's military operation that freed four Israeli captives from the Gaza Strip but refrained from commenting on the approximately 274 Palestinians killed during the mission, which involved U.S. collaboration. | While Israelis celebrated the extraction of the captives from Gaza's Nuseirat, Palestinian refugees in the area were left to collect the remains of their loved ones. An eyewitness

newarab (2024-06-11). Palestinians recall horrors of Nuseirat massacre by Israel. newarab.com Rami Kamal, a Palestinian man from the After many attempts, he finally was able to speak to The New Arab about what happened to…

newarab (2024-06-11). NGO decries Israel's 'aid truck' disguise in Nuseirat massacre. newarab.com

presstv.ir (2024-06-11). New details emerge about US, UK role in Israel's massacre in Nuseirat. presstv.ir US and UK drones shared photographs and any information that might help identify the locations of detainees held by Hamas.

WSWS (2024-06-11). Details emerge of Israel's Nuseirat refugee camp massacre. wsws.org The Washington Post confirmed Sunday that Israeli forces used civilian vehicles in the military operation, and that the operation was staged near the "humanitarian" port built by the US military.

newarab (2024-06-11). Yemen's Houthis detain aid workers over 'US-Israeli spy network'. newarab.com

newarab (2024-06-11). US promises $400mn in Palestinian aid as ceasefire push grows. newarab.com The United States on Tuesday promised more than Jordan and Egypt called the urgent talks on the Dead Sea as aid groups warned conditions were worse than ever in Gaza, with virtually the whole population of more than two million people rely…

Nandita Bajaj (2024-06-11). How Patriarchal Pronatalism Dominates the Conversation about the Human Future. dissidentvoice.org "Global Population Growth Is Slowing Down. Here's One Reason Why," Scientific American Governments worldwide are in a race to see which one can encourage the most women to have the most babies. Hungary is slashing income tax for women with four or more children. Russia is offering women with 10 or more children a "Mother-Heroine" award. Greece, Italy, and South Korea are …

ecns.cn (2024-06-11). 5.0-magnitude earthquake hits Xinjiang, no casualties reported. ecns.cn A 5.0-magnitude earthquake jolted Weili County, Bayingolin Mongolian Autonomous Prefecture in Northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region at 1: 35 am Tuesday (Beijing Time), according to the China Earthquake Networks Center.

newarab (2024-06-11). Blinken in Israel to push ceasefire as Gaza famine fears grow. newarab.com After a stop in Egypt to meet President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, Blinken arrived in Israel for talks with Bu…

presstv.ir (2024-06-11). Ex-Press TV reporter at center of WaPo's Grayzone smear campaign. presstv.ir The Washington Post reports that Grayzone journalist Wyatt Reed took funds from Iran, and the report is entirely based on testimonies of anti-Iran elements.

infobrics (2024-06-11). Sino-Russia Strategic Partnership. infobrics.org Sino-Russian bilateral relations are on a positive trajectory. Both sides favour multipolarity in global politics and are cementing their strategic partnership to counter United States sanctions and balance NATO's Asian foray…

infobrics (2024-06-11). India Wants Long-Term Supply Deal for Russian Crude Oil. infobrics.org Since India became a major buyer of Russian crude oil in the past couple of years, it now wants oil refiners, both state-run and private like Reliance Industries Ltd, to negotiate a long-term supply deal…

Democracy Now! (2024-06-11). Democracy Now! 2024-06-11 Tuesday. democracynow.org Headlines for June 11, 2024; "Clear Shift" Toward the Far Right: Anti-Immigrant Nationalists Gain Ground Across Europe; Doctor Just Back from Gaza: The Health System Has Totally Collapsed Due to Israel's Genocidal War; U.S. Jewish Army Intel Officer Quits over Gaza, Says "Impossible" Not to See Echoes of Holocaust | Headlines for June 11, 2024; "Clear Shift" Toward the Far Right: Anti-Immigrant Nationalists Gain Ground Across Europe; Doctor Just Back from Gaza: The Health System Has Totally Collapsed Due to Israel's Genocidal War; U.S. Jewish Army Intel Officer Quits…

Jason Ditz (2024-06-11). Israeli Missile Strikes Kill Five, Including Three Hezbollah, Along Lebanon-Syria Border. news.antiwar.com Israeli missiles targeted a convoy of tankers crossing the Syrian border into Lebanon today, killing at least five people and wounding five others. Three of those killed were reportedly Syrian members of Hezbollah. Two Lebanese, not affiliated with Hezbollah, were also killed. Israel fired nine missiles at the convoy, causing substantial damage and casualties among …

newarab (2024-06-11). Palestinian activist Bassem Tamimi freed from Israeli detention. newarab.com

Staff (2024-06-11). Israel-Hamas war latest: Explosion kills multiple Israeli soldiers; Biden urges Hamas to 'prove' it wants ceasefire. muslimnews.co.uk Israel Hamas Joe Biden has urged Hamas to "prove" it wants an immediate ceasefire after the UN Security Council approved his three-phase plan. Meanwhile, four Israeli soldiers have been killed in an explosion in southern Gaza. smc smc smc smc smc smc smc smc smc smc smc smc smc smc smc smc smc smc smc …

Rima Najjar (2024-06-11). The Ugly Israeli Denounced. globalresearch.ca

newarab (2024-06-11). Israel's Gaza Division commander resigns over 7 October failures. newarab.com The commander of the Avi Rosenfeld, who is currently the brigadier general leading the division, said that he had failed in his mission to protect "I'm in pai…

newarab (2024-06-11). US-Hamas hostage pact 'very real option' if no Gaza deal reached. newarab.com The US could attempt direct talks with Hamas to attain the release of Israeli captives who hold dual According to current and former US officials speaking to NBC the Biden Administration is currently discussing whether to hold direct talks with The US nationals held in Gaza are b…

Luis Linares Petrov (2024-06-11). UN criticized Israel for demolition of Palestinian structures. plenglish.com Ramallah, Jun 11 (Prensa Latina) The United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) denounced that since the beginning of this year, Israel demolished 552 Palestinian structures in the occupied West Bank.

newarab (2024-06-11). UK drones reportedly helping Israel to find Gaza captives. newarab.com British and American officials and drones are assisting Israel in efforts to find The official said drones operated by the UK and US have gathered information that Israeli drones haven't been able to, mostly because of the huge numbers of The high numbers of US and UK drones mean that more of the Gaza Strip…

newarab (2024-06-11). Intel suspends $15bn factory expansion in Israel amid Gaza war. newarab.com Intel is halting the expansion of a major factory project in The chip giant in December said it was going to expand an ongoing $10 billion plan at a site in Kiryat Gat site, in the south of the country, currently under construction but this appears to have been shelved now. | Intel did not give any reason for the halt to construction. | "Israel continues to be one of our key global manufacturing and R&D sites and we remain fully committ…

presstv.ir (2024-06-11). Hezbollah strikes Israeli outposts in reprisal for southern Lebanon aggression. presstv.ir Hezbollah resistance fighters target two Israeli military installations in the northern part of the occupied territories in reprisal for the regime's deadly strikes on southern Lebanon.

Reuters (2024-06-11). UN Security Council backs Biden's plan for Israel-Hamas ceasefire in Gaza. scmp.com Fourteen member states voted in favour of the US-drafted resolution, while Russia, one of the veto powers, abstained.

Staff (2024-06-11). Doctor Just Back from Gaza: The Health System Has Totally Collapsed Due to Israel's Genocidal War. democracynow.org More than eight months into Israel's devastating assault on Gaza, the territory's healthcare system is barely functioning, with the World Health Organization reporting this week that there have been 464 Israeli attacks on Gaza's healthcare system since October 7, affecting 101 health facilities. Gaza's Health Ministry warns that the few remaining hospitals still partially functioning could completely shut down due to Israel's near-total blockade of the territory, which is keeping out parts needed to maintain hospital diesel generators, as well as crucial medical supplies. Over 37,000…

presstv.ir (2024-06-11). French arrest of Iranian journalist exposes double standards on free expression: Expert. presstv.ir Bashir Biazar has been vocal in his support for the Palestinian cause and in highlighting Israeli crimes in Gaza through social media.

newarab (2024-06-11). Palestinians hope for Gaza ceasefire as Israel strikes continue. newarab.com

presstv.ir (2024-06-11). Five killed in Israeli missile strikes against Lebanon border district. presstv.ir At least five people are killed as Israeli strikes targeted a convoy of tankers in northeastern Lebanon.

presstv.ir (2024-06-11). Israeli forces kill four Palestinians in new West Bank raid. presstv.ir Israeli forces kill at least four Palestinians during a raid in the northern part of the occupied West Bank.

newarab (2024-06-11). Palestinian teenager shot dead by Israeli forces in West Bank. newarab.com A 15-year-old Palestinian has been killed during an Israeli raid in the Another Palestinian was killed by Israeli fire in

The Media Line Staff (2024-06-11). Israel's Knesset Pushes Forward With Ultra-Orthodox Conscription Bill. themedialine.org

UN News Centre (2024-06-11). Gaza: Security Council adopts US resolution calling for 'immediate, full and complete ceasefire'. pressenza.com The UN Security Council on Monday adopted a resolution aimed at reaching a comprehensive ceasefire deal in three phases to end the war in Gaza, with US Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield telling members "today, we voted for peace." | The United States-drafted text calls for Hamas to accept a ceasefire proposal announced on 31 May by President Joe Biden that has already been accepted by Israel. | Adopted by a large majority with 14 votes in favour and Russia abstaining — choosing not to exercise its veto power — the resolution also urges both parties to fully implement the terms of the proposal "without…

newarab (2024-06-11). Will Israel's plan to arm settler militia in West Bank backfire. newarab.com

newarab (2024-06-11). Hamas accepts UN-backed Gaza deal as Israel remains unclear. newarab.com Hamas accepts the UN Security Council resolution in regard to the ceasefire, withdrawal of Israeli troops and swap of hostages for detainees held by Israel, he said. | "The US administra…

newarab (2024-06-11). UN 'shocked' at Palestinian toll of Israel's Nuseirat operation. newarab.com The United Nations rights office (OHCHR) said acts committed by both Israelis and Hamas "may amount to war crimes". | "We are profoundly shocked at the impact on civilians of the Israeli forces' operation in Nuseirat at the weekend to secure the release of four hostages," spokesman Jeremy Laurence told reporters in Ge…

newarab (2024-06-11). Calls increase for Israel's exclusion from Olympics over Gaza. newarab.com

cpj.org (2024-06-11). Journalist casualties in the Israel-Gaza war. cpj.org Editor's note: The list below is CPJ's most recent and preliminary account of journalist casualties in the war. Our database will not include all of these cases until we have completed further investigations into the circumstances surrounding them. For more information, read our FAQ. The Israel-Gaza war has taken an unprecedented toll on Gazan journalists…

Luis Linares Petrov (2024-06-11). NGO demands implementation of Security Council resolution on Gaza. plenglish.com Ramallah, Jun 11 (Prensa Latina) The Save The Children non-governmental organization demanded the immediate implementation of a UN Security Council resolution that calls for a ceasefire in the Gaza Strip, which is still under Israeli attacks.

Dania Akkad (2024-06-11). UK approved dozens of military export licences to Israel since Gaza war. middleeasteye.net UK approved dozens of military export licences to Israel since Gaza war | New government data also shows over 300 licences, including for arms and military equipment, in place at end of May | | An F-35 fighter jet seen in South Carolina where UK personnel were training with the US Marine Corps…

Amos Harel (2024-06-11). Gantz's belated departure from the Netanyahu government may be too little, too late. haaretz.com National Unity Party's departure from the coalition failed to set off nationwide protests, but the government's conduct may yet bring Israelis back to the streets ‚ñ Gantz and Eisenkot's decision suggests a belief that Netanyahu is still sufficiently reined in, mainly by U.S. opposition ‚ñ Israel, as a result of Netanyahu's clear choice, is missing the Saudi normalization train…

presstv.ir (2024-06-11). Hamas welcomes UN Security Council resolution on ceasefire plan. presstv.ir Hamas welcomes a UN Security Council resolution that backs a plan aimed at enabling a ceasefire in the Israeli war on Gaza.

Allison Kaplan Sommer (2024-06-11). Lihi Lapid, wife of ex-PM, discovers grim new reality for Israeli authors in America. haaretz.com Lihi Lapid should have been on a book tour in the U.S., celebrating the English-language release of her novel 'On Her Own.' Instead, she's attending protests in Tel Aviv and discovering that no one wants to host an Israeli author right now — not even the better half of the opposition leader…

Caitlin Johnstone (2024-06-11). Everything About Israel Is Fake. globalresearch.ca

The Media Line Staff (2024-06-11). Houthi Rebels Claim Capture of American-Israeli Spy Ring in Yemen. themedialine.org

John Zangas, DC Media Group. (2024-06-11). Red Line Protest For Gaza At White House, More Support For Palestine. popularresistance.org Washington DC—Thousands surrounded the White House Saturday with a 'people's red line' message to the Biden administration to stop funding and supporting Israel's war on Gaza. At midday, hundreds unfurled and circled the White House with a 2 mile long red banner with names of thousands of Palestinians slain by Israeli military bombing in Gaza. Over 200 groups joined in demanding an immediate cease-fire in Gaza, withdrawal of military forces, and a pathway towards Palestinian Statehood. | The Israeli military is now in its 9th month of a sustained military assault and occupation of Gaza which began on Octobe…

MEE staff (2024-06-11). Israel hits deepest strike in Lebanon since clashes began. middleeasteye.net

Editor (2024-06-11). Jun 11, 2024. sitrepworld.info Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young — Deja Vu — Woodstock 1971 Israel and the Misjudgement of Reality, by Alastair Crooke Saving Gaza Is About More Than Saving Gaza. It's Also About Saving Ourselves, by Caitlin Johnstone Israel Murders 210 Palestinians And Rescues 4 Captives With US Backing, by Robert Inlakesh Gaza — the Next Fort Lauderdale? by Eric Margolis Israel Secretly Targets U.S. Lawmakers With Influence Campaign on Gaza War Academia is only as free as powerful donors allow it to be, by Jonathan Cook Earth to Be Demolished to Make Way for Holocaust Museum, by Kevin Barrett Th…

(2024-06-11). Arrests of Palestinian journalists since start of Israel-Gaza war. Doja Daoud

presstv.ir (2024-06-11). Yemen dismantles large US, Israeli espionage network. presstv.ir Yemen's security authorities say they have dismantled a large espionage network working for the United States and Israel.

newarab (2024-06-11). Is Israel gearing up for war with Hezbollah. newarab.com Rockets fired by Hezbollah at northern Israel last week caused days of wildfires that burned Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Israeli Fi…

presstv.ir (2024-06-11). Israel's Hermes 900 drone downed by Hezbollah missile. presstv.ir The Israeli military says the drone was shot down over Lebanon by a surface-to-air missile.

presstv.ir (2024-06-11). Palestinians mourn death of loved ones. presstv.ir Palestinians mourn the death of members of one familyŸà who were killed when Israeli missiles struck their home in Al-Bureij in central Gaza.

presstv.ir (2024-06-11). Hezbollah says has 'big surprises' in store for Israel. presstv.ir The deputy secretary general of Hezbollah says the Lebanese resistance movement has great surprises for Israel in case he occupying regime launches a new war on Lebanon.

Dania Akkad (2024-06-11). UK approved dozens of military export licences to Israel since Gaza war. middleeasteye.net UK approved dozens of military export licences to Israel since Gaza war | New government data also shows over 300 licences, including for arms and military equipment, in place at end of May | | Among equipment that the UK government says it has approved for export to Israel are components for…

Staff (2024-06-11). Israel kills 3 Hezbollah members on Syria border source Lebanon army. muslimnews.co.uk Israeli strikes targeting a convoy of tankers entering Lebanon from Syria late Monday Israel kills members of Hezbollah, a Lebanese military source and a war monitor said. A Hamas ally, the Iran-backed militant group traded near-daily fire with Israeli forces since the Palestinian group's October 7 attack on Israel triggered war in Gaza."Three Hezbollah members …

presstv.ir (2024-06-11). Hamas accepts UN Security Council ceasefire resolution: Official. presstv.ir They want a permanent ceasefire in Gaza and the complete withdrawal of Israeli forces.

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2024-06-11). Has Israel Considered a Loss to Hezbollah? libya360.wordpress.com Ali Rizk Increasingly sophisticated Hezbollah operations against qualitative Israeli targets have Tel Aviv flapping about a 'war on Lebanon.' But whichever way one examines the equation — manpower, capabilities, defenses, alliances — the Israeli state seems ill-prepared for this fight. As the war in Gaza lags on, cross-border exchanges on the Lebanese—Israeli front have intensified. Fighting…

newarab (2024-06-11). Israel brutal Nuseirat operation nearly ended in failure: report. newarab.com A rescue mission to secure One of the Israeli commando teams sent to rescue the three male hostages in Nuseirat ran into difficulties during the operation, when

newarab (2024-06-11). Five killed as Israel strikes deep into Lebanese territory. newarab.com At least five people were killed after Israeli strikes targeted a convoy of tankers in the Hermel district, northeastern Lebanon, on the border with Syria, the French language daily L'Orient-Le Jour reported, adding that the convoy was entering the…

presstv.ir (2024-06-11). Iraqi resistance strikes Israeli military target in Syria's Golan Heights. presstv.ir Iraq's Islamic Resistance announces striking an Israeli military target in neighboring Syria's Tel Aviv-occupied Golan Heights.

aljazeera (2024-06-11). Israel's Knesset advances contentious ultra-Orthodox conscription law. aljazeera.com Far-right religious parties are backing the bill with a view to inserting changes and limiting conscription.

(2024-06-11). Attacks, arrests, threats, censorship: The high risks of reporting the Israel-Gaza war. Mohamed Mandour

presstv.ir (2024-06-11). Moment of Israeli strike on Bureij camp building in central Gaza. presstv.ir Footage shows the moment of an Israeli strike on Bureij camp building in central Gaza.

Doja Daoud (2024-06-11). Arrests of Palestinian journalists since start of Israel-Gaza war. cpj.org Since the start of the Israel-Gaza war, an unprecedented number of journalists and media workers have been arrested — often without charge — in what they and their attorneys say is retaliation for their journalism and commentary. As of June 11, CPJ has documented a total of 46 arrests of journalists in the Palestinian territories…

UMMID (2024-06-11). Israel added to UN 'list of shame' for killing children in Gaza. ummid.com In another diplomatic humiliation for Israel, the United Nations has added the Israeli Occupation Forces (IOF) to the world body's annual "list of shame" that features the offenders committing deadly violations against children.

presstv.ir (2024-06-11). Ex-Israeli envoy met by pro-Palestine protesters in Brussels. presstv.ir Hundreds of pro-Palestine students rally against the arrival of an ex-Israeli envoy at ULB university.

newleftreview (2024-06-11). Richard Beck: Bidenism Abroad. newleftreview.org Panoramic survey of US foreign policy as Washington attempts to maintain its global hegemony in conditions of faltering growth. Containing China, confronting Russia, driving decarbonization: each of Biden's stated aims has been beset by insoluble contradictions from the outset, Richard Beck argues, now compounded by Israel's punitive war on Gaza.

newarab (2024-06-11). Hamas accepts ceasefire resolution, as Israeli strikes continue. newarab.com Hamas said it accepts a UN Security Council ceasefire resolution, and is ready to negotiate over the details, senior Hamas official Sami Abu Zuhri told Reuters on Tuesday, adding that it was up to Washington to ensure that Israel abides by it. | Abu Zuhri said the group "accepts the UN security council resolution in regard to the ceasefire, withdrawal of Israeli troops and swap of hostages for detainees held by Israel". | "The U.S. administration is facing a real test to carry out its commitments in compelling the occupation to immediately end the war in an implementation of the UN Security Council resolution,…

newarab (2024-06-11). Israeli minister Gantz quits Netanyahu government. newarab.com

MEE staff (2024-06-11). Israel's parliament advances ultra-Orthodox military conscription bill. middleeasteye.net Israel's parliament advances ultra-Orthodox military conscription bill | Knesset votes to revive contentious legislation that would remove exemptions for Torah study | | A general view shows the plenum during a session at the Knesset, the Israeli parliament, in Jerusalem, 13 May 2015 (Reuters) | The…

MEE staff (2024-06-11). Hamas accepts UN resolution backing ceasefire deal. middleeasteye.net Hamas accepts UN resolution backing ceasefire deal | Palestinian group says it would be incumbent on Washington to make sure Israel abides by Biden's proposal | | General view of the United Nations Security Council meeting on the situation in the Middle East at UN headquarters on 10 June 2024 in New…

Staff (2024-06-11). U.S. Jewish Army Intel Officer Quits over Gaza, Says "Impossible" Not to See Echoes of Holocaust. democracynow.org We speak with U.S. Army Major Harrison Mann, the first military and intelligence officer to publicly resign over the Biden administration's support for Israel's war on Gaza. Mann left his role at the Defense Intelligence Agency after a 13-year career, saying in a public letter explaining his resignation that "nearly unqualified support for the government of Israel … has enabled and empowered the killing and starvation of tens of thousands of innocent Palestinians." Mann submitted his resignation on November 1, just over three weeks into Israel's assault on Gaza, but his separation…

newarab (2024-06-11). US to sweeten Saudi-Israel normalisation with defence treaty. newarab.com Saudi Arabia could be offered an The treaty would include a pledge from Washington to

Editor (2024-06-11). World Food Programme Pauses Use of US Aid Pier in Gaza Due to Israeli Attacks. scheerpost.com

UMMID (2024-06-11). Israel has ransacked 12 Gaza universities, killed 100 Palestinian scholars. ummid.com Israel's bombings have killed nearly 100 Palestinian scholars and turned all of the 12 universities in Gaza Strip into piles of rubble, campuses a wreck, student lecture halls no longer exist, tumbledown buildings have become the standard textbook cases of woes and misery underlined by running sewers and dirty water floods.

newarab (2024-06-11). Israel parliament revives bill on ultra-Orthodox conscription. newarab.com

Staff (2024-06-11). Israeli missile barrage hits deep in northern Lebanon. muslimnews.co.uk Israeli missile barrage hits deep in northern Lebanon Israel carried out airstrikes in the Hermel District of Lebanon, in potentially the deepest strike inside the country since the start of the war with Hezbollah in October, Al Mayadeen reported on 11 June. smc smc smc smc smc smc smc smc smc smc smc smc smc …

Alexis Sterling (2024-06-11). UN halts aid operations in Gaza over security concerns amid Israeli assault. nationofchange.org WFP Director Cindy McCain announced the decision on Sunday, highlighting the attack on two of the agency's warehouses and the injury of a staff member during an Israeli military operation.

(2024-06-11). Journalist casualties in the Israel-Gaza war. cpj.org

Mohamed Mandour (2024-06-11). Attacks, arrests, threats, censorship: The high risks of reporting the Israel-Gaza war. cpj.org Since the Israel-Gaza war began on October 7, journalists and media across the region have faced a hostile environment that has made reporting on the war exceptionally challenging. In addition to documenting the growing tally of journalists killed and injured, CPJ's research has found multiple kinds of incidents of journalists being targeted while carrying out…

newarab (2024-06-11). Hajj 2024: Thousands prepare for holy pilgrimage in north Syria. newarab.com

newarab (2024-06-11). India hunts Kashmir militants after Hindu pilgrim attack. newarab.com Soldiers in Around an hour before Hindu-nationalist

newarab (2024-06-11). Baghdad pays Kurdish security forces after payroll audit. newarab.com The This decision follows a ruling by Iraq's Supreme Federal Court on 23 February, mandating that the Kurdistan Regional Governm…

newarab (2024-06-11). What Modi's third term means for India's Muslims. newarab.com Narendra Modi has been sworn in as India's prime minister for a Last week, Modi received backing from his National Democratic Alliance (NDA) – a coalition of close to 40 political parties – after meeting with its members. | Even as the BJP fell well short of the 272 seats required to form the next government on its own, Modi received the support of smaller parties (wit…

newarab (2024-06-11). Qalibaf among six to run in Iran's presidential election. newarab.com Iran" Guardian Council on Sunday approved the country's hard-line parliament speaker and five others to run in the country's June 28 presidential election following a The council again barred former The co…

newarab (2024-06-11). Turkey extends flight ban on Iraq's Sulaimaniyah for six months. newarab.com Turkey extended its flight ban on Sulaimaniyah Airport until 7 December 2024, Handren Mufti, the director of Sulaiman…

newarab (2024-06-11). Outrage after Yemeni Houthi pilgrims chant for leader in Mecca. newarab.com A delegation from Yemen's Houthi rebels has visited Mecca to perform Hajj and was filmed pledging loyalty to their "master and leader" The footage, which appeared on Sunday, has caused controversy and outrage in Yemen, with a militia based in the Yemen's Iran-backed Houthi rebe…

newarab (2024-06-11). Scotland cruise to beat over Oman at T20 Cricket World Cup. newarab.com

newarab (2024-06-11). 49 migrants dead after boat sinks off Yemen coast: IOM. newarab.com "At least 49 migrants have died and 140 others remain missing after a boat" carrying 260 people capsized off the southern province of Shabwah on Monday, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) said. | It said 31 women an…

newarab (2024-06-11). Miriam Margolyes says Charles Dickens would be 'pro-Palestine'. newarab.com Veteran British-Jewish actress, The 83-year-old actress, best known for her role in the Harry Potter series, made the comments at the Queen's Reading Room event over the weekend at Hampton Court Palace, London, where she did theatrica…

newarab (2024-06-11). Jordan hosts emergency aid summit for war-torn, hungry Gaza. newarab.com With much of the territory's

Hugo GABBERO (2024-06-11). Turkey: First hearing in latest trial against Saturday Mothers/People. fidh.org Today, a joint report by the Observatory for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders—a partnership between the International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH) and the World Organisation Against Torture (OMCT)—and the International Observatory for Lawyers in Danger (IOLD) presents findings from the judicial observation of the first hearing in the trial of 20 individuals involved in the Saturday Mothers/People movement on February 27, 2024. They are being prosecuted for participating in (…) | – |

ecns.cn (2024-06-11). Revitalizing CPEC and strengthening China-Pakistan ties. ecns.cn The recent visit of Prime Minister Shahbaz Sharif to China marks a pivotal moment in the enduring and evolving relationship between Pakistan and China.

ecns.cn (2024-06-11). First China-developed CKD6S shunting locomotive goes offline in Sichuan. ecns.cn Developed by China's rolling stock manufacturer, the first CKD6S locomotive rolled off the line in Ziyang, Sichuan Province on Monday. It is China's first shunting locomotive used for EurAsian Conformity (EAC) certification.

ecns.cn (2024-06-11). People from Taiwan Straits celebrate Dragon Boat Festival together on river. ecns.cn People from both sides of the Taiwan Straits splash water on the Hanjiang River to welcome the Dragon Boat Festival in Shishi, Quanzhou, Fujian Province on June 10, 2024.

ecns.cn (2024-06-11). Weak yen a double-edged sword, say mkt mavens. ecns.cn The depreciation of the Japanese yen has created ups and downs in China, both promoting outbound tourism and the value of renminbi and Chinese assets while also presenting some problems for Chinese exporters.

ecns.cn (2024-06-11). U.S. urged to stop Taiwan provocations. ecns.cn The recent words and actions of the United States, including those of President Joe Biden, on the Taiwan question have been detrimental to cross-Strait and U.S.-China relations, and the U.S. should stop its provocations, experts said.

ecns.cn (2024-06-11). HK Dragon Boat team prepares for international race. ecns.cn Royal X dragon boat team members paddle hard during a training session for the 2024 Hong Kong International Dragon Boat Races at Deep Water Bay in Hong Kong.

Malaya Movement Seattle (2024-06-11). Hindipendence: Is the Philippines Really Free from the U.S. War Machine? counterpunch.org Every year on June 12th, many Filipinos worldwide celebrate Philippine Independence Day and the freedom wrested from Spanish colonizers in 1898. Other Filipinos like us, however, claim instead that we have "Hindipendence" ("hindi" means "no" in Tagalog) — challenging the idea that the Philippines is really free. As we reflect on the upcoming Philippine Independence

Ralph Nader (2024-06-11). Joe Biden: Pushing America Deeper into the Russian/Ukrainian War. counterpunch.org Is Joe Biden increasingly slipping America into the quagmire of the Russian/Ukrainian war? Something like the U.S. did in Vietnam? When Russia invaded Ukraine on February 24, 2022, Biden announced that the U.S. government would help Ukraine for "as long as it takes." Despite being someone who taught classes on the "separation of powers," he

Zama Neff (2024-06-11). 119 Countries Have Signed the Safe Schools Declaration. Sadly, the U.S. Isn't One of Them. fpif.org From Gaza to Ukraine to Afghanistan, militaries need to leave schools alone. A global agreement could make that a reality.

Tarique Niazi (2024-06-11). How India Slowed Down the High Tide of Modiism. fpif.org

Global Research News (2024-06-11). Selected Articles: Bombshell: Japan's Former Minister of Internal Affairs Apologizes to the Unvaccinated: 'You Were Right, Vaccines Are Killing Millions of Our Loved Ones'. globalresearch.ca By Kazuhiro Haraguchi, the former Japanese Minister for Internal Affairs, has…

Sean Adl-Tabatabai (2024-06-11). Bombshell: Japan's Former Minister of Internal Affairs Apologizes to the Unvaccinated: 'You Were Right, Vaccines Are Killing Millions of Our Loved Ones'. globalresearch.ca

ICRC (2024-06-11). ICRC and Swiss Embassy in Kuwait host film screening and discussion to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Geneva Conventions. icrc.org News release | The screening featured a short film outlining the origins of the Geneva Conventions, examples of their successful application, and their continued relevance in the face of ongoing and emerging challenges.

autonomous (2024-06-11). Monday 6/10: Support Palestine Liberation encampment: Sidra's Sanctuary. indybay.org 450 Golden Gate Avenue, San Francisco, 94102 (Phillip Burton Federal Building)…

Free Palestine! (2024-06-11). Friday 6/14: San Jose: Flag Day Rally for Palestine. indybay.org San Jose City Hall, 200 E Santa Clara St, San Jose…

Angela (2024-06-11). Friday 6/14: Virtual Teach-In about Palestine. indybay.org Zoom | http: //tinyurl.com/PalestineFriday…

Revolution Books (2024-06-11). Sunday 6/9: Emergency Program: Stop the Execution of Iranian Rapper TOOMAJ Free All of Iran's Politi. indybay.org Revolution Books, 2444 Durant Ave. Berkeley CA 94704…

4 Palestine (2024-06-11). Police Attack on Protesters at Fed Bldg in SF. indybay.org Palestine Liberation encampment–Sidra's Sanctuary…

Ragip Soylu (2024-06-11). Nato or Shanghai Cooperation Organisation? Turkey's Erdogan goes for both. middleeasteye.net Nato or Shanghai Cooperation Organisation? Turkey's Erdogan goes for both | The Turkish president's expected attendance at rival summits in the same month highlight's Ankara's complex geopolitical moves | | Recep Tayyip Erdogan speaks during a press conference at the Presidential Palace in Ank…

MEE staff (2024-06-11). Yemen: Fifty dead and 140 missing after boat sinks off coast of Aden. middleeasteye.net Yemen: Fifty dead and 140 missing after boat sinks off coast of Aden | Boat carrying 260 people from the Horn of Africa capsized, local officials say | | Yemenis tend to their boat at a beach in the Al-Khokha area of Al-Hodeidah Governorate, in the west of the war-torn country on 1 June 2024 (Khaled…

Press Associates (2024-06-11). Iranian communist leader: "Won't take very long to oust theocratic government" peoplesworld.org Read more coverage of the Communist Party USA's 32nd National Convention. CHICAGO —An official of the Iranian Tudeh Party, predicted here this weekend that "it won't take very long" to oust the theocratic government that has run the Islamic Republic since its 1979 revolution. And Danesh said that when Iranians do so, the CPUSA will …

Amiad Horowitz (2024-06-11). Vietnamese representative tells CPUSA convention about agent orange problems. peoplesworld.org A representative of the Communist Party of Vietnam addressed a gathering of hundreds of U.S. communists and their supporters at an even here last weekend, telling the gathering that his people continue to suffer the effects of agent orange. It was a chemical that the U.S. sprayed on people, animals, agricultural products and forests in …

Amiad Horowitz (2024-06-11). Vietnamese representative tells CPUSA convention about agent orange problems. peoplesworld.org Read more coverage of the Communist Party USA's 32nd National Convention. CHICAGO — A representative of the Communist Party of Vietnam addressed a gathering of hundreds of U.S. communists and their supporters at an even here last weekend, telling the gathering that his people continue to suffer the effects of agent orange. It was a …

Ileana Ferrer Fonte (2024-06-11). India researcher says Prensa Latina is essential in current context. plenglish.com New Delhi, Jun 11 (Prensa Latina) Vibha Maurya, former professor of Hispanic Studies at the University of Delhi, assured that a news agency like Prensa Latina (PL) is essential in today's world panorama.

Ileana Ferrer Fonte (2024-06-11). Cuban president meets with US youths. plenglish.com Havana, Jun 11 (Prensa Latina) President Miguel Diaz-Canel met with more than 100 young people from the US Let Cuba Live brigade, who are on a solidarity visit with the causes of Cuba and Palestine, an official source informed on Tuesday.

Ileana Ferrer Fonte (2024-06-11). Cuba to expand joint relations with Laos and Türkiye. plenglish.com/feed/ Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, Jun 11 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez met in this city on Tuesday with his counterparts from Laos, Saleumxay Kommasith, and Türkiye, Hakan Fidan, to analyze the course of joint relations.

Pressenza Philippines (2024-06-11). BCU Grad Dean Kupang Celebrates Double Win at Rise 2024: Best Presenter & Best Paper for Research on Women Peacebuilders #4/4. pressenza.com Dr. Genevieve Balance Kupang, Dean of the Graduate School at Baguio Central University (BCU), achieved both Best Presenter and Best Paper at the World Citi Colleges (WCC) Aeronautical & Technological College (ATC) RISE 2024: ICREATE International Conference on May 29, 2024. Kupang's dedication extended beyond her leadership role both as the lead convenor for the BCU contingent and as co-host of the conference. Her research presentation, "Weaving Narratives of Integrative Intelligences: Lived Experiences and Impact of Award-Winning Women Peace-Builders," garnered prestigious recognition, securing her the Best Pres…

presstv.ir (2024-06-11). 'Iran determined to further deepen strategic ties with Russia'. presstv.ir Acting Foreign Minister Bagheri said Iran must further expand its strategic relations with Russia.

presstv.ir (2024-06-11). Gunman fires shots at US embassy in Lebanon. presstv.ir A gunman fired shots at the US embassy in Lebanon and was injured in an exchange of fire with the army.

presstv.ir (2024-06-11). IAEA's political resolution won't hinder Iran's nuclear development: Interim FM. presstv.ir Ali Bagheri Kani was addressing the foreign ministerial meeting of the member states of the BRICS group of countries in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia.

presstv.ir (2024-06-11). Campaigning begins for Iran's presidential election. presstv.ir Campaigning officially starts for Iran's upcoming election, with six candidates vying to replace the late President Ebrahim Raeisi.

presstv.ir (2024-06-11). Lavrov says Russia and Iran fully agree on text of state treaty. presstv.ir Russia's Lavrov says his country and Iran fully agree on the text of a major state treaty.

presstv.ir (2024-06-11). Iran pres. candidates present plans as televised campaigns begin. presstv.ir Iran's presidential candidate Qalibaf underlines the need for "transformation" in all sectors by means of "cybernetic management."

presstv.ir (2024-06-11). Iran's acting foreign minister meets with Saudi top diplomat in Russia. presstv.ir Ali Bagheri Kani met with Faisal bin Farhan on the sidelines of the BRICS foreign ministerial meeting in Nizhny Novgorod.

presstv.ir (2024-06-11). Iran: French-US roadmap politically-motivated, in line with past failed policies. presstv.ir Biden and Macron claim Iran is transferring military materials and components to Russia to be used against Ukraine.

presstv.ir (2024-06-11). Iranians abroad can vote in 250 polling stations. presstv.ir Iran's election headquarters says Iranians living abroad can cast their ballots in the country's upcoming presidential election in more than 200 polling stations.

ptcnews.tv (2024-06-11). Sunita Williams and crew face challenges as 'spacebug' detected on space station. ptcnews.tv PTC News Desk: For Sunita Williams, an Indian astronaut with NASA, and the other eight crew members aboard the International Space Station (ISS), including those who are presently residing on the orbiting facility, a new headache has grown. Within the International Space Station, a superbug is hiding.Researchers have discovered "Enterobacter bugandensis," a multi-drug resistant microbe that has grown stronger in the ISS's enclosed habitat. Many refer to it as a "superbug" because of its resistance to multiple drugs. The respiratory system is contaminated by this bacteria.Spacebugs are bugs that have travelled as…

ptcnews.tv (2024-06-11). Sunita Williams and crew face challenges as 'spacebug' detected on space station. ptcnews.tv PTC News Desk: For Sunita Williams, an Indian astronaut with NASA, and the other eight crew members aboard the International Space Station (ISS), including those who are presently residing on the orbiting facility, a new headache has grown. Within the International Space Station, a superbug is hiding.Researchers have discovered "Enterobacter bugandensis," a multi-drug resistant microbe that has grown stronger in the ISS's enclosed habitat. Many refer to it as a "superbug" because of its resistance to multiple drugs. The respiratory system is contaminated by this bacteria.Spacebugs are bugs that have travelled as…

ptcnews.tv (2024-06-11). 49 killed, several missing after boat capsizes off the coast of Yemen. ptcnews.tv Yemen tragedy : In a tragic and dreadful incident, at least 49 dead, several missing from the Horn of Africa after their boat capsized off Yemen's Aden. Among the victims were six children and 31 women. | Survivors informed rescuers that the vessel, carrying 260 migrants, sank on Monday due to strong winds.The search is still underway for 140 individuals who remain missing. The boat departed from Somalia at 03: 00 local time (01: 00 BST) on Sunday, carrying 115 Somali nationals and 145 Ethiopians, reflecting a recent increase in migration from the Horn of Africa to Yemen. | The director of the Rudum district, Had…

María Candela (2024-06-11). Solidarios con Cuba en Italia organizan envío de nuevas donaciones. radiohc.cu Roma, 11 jun (RHC) El círculo Julio Antonio Mella de la Asociación Nacional de Amistad Italia-Cuba (Anaic), con sede en la localidad romana de Ostia, impulsa nuevas iniciativas en ayuda a la población de la Isla, señaló este martes un portavoz.

Andy Kroll (2024-06-11). What Did We Know. tomdispatch.com A few days ago, my partner and I went in search of packing tape. Our sojourn on an idyllic (if tick-infested) Cape Cod island was ending and it was time to ship some stuff home. We stopped at a little odds-and-ends shop and found ourselves in conversation with the woman behind the counter. She was born in Panama, where her father had served as chief engineer operating tugboats in the Panama Canal. As a child, she remembered celebrating her birthday with a trip on a tug from the Atlantic to the Pacific oceans, sailing under an arch of water produced by fireboats on either side. "But that all ended," she said, "wit…

tvbrics (2024-06-11). Iran produces diesel fuel and black carbon from wastewater. tvbrics.com This will help reduce environmental pollution…

aljazeera (2024-06-11). Russia test: Will Pakistan attend the Ukraine peace summit? aljazeera.com Pakistan insists it has stayed neutral on Russia's war on Ukraine. But it now faces a difficult choice.

Maxime Duriez (2024-06-11). Ensuring Accountability for Russian Hate Speech — Q&A on FIDH's Article 15 Communication to the ICC. fidh.org

WSWS (2024-06-11). New Zealand pro-Palestine protester ends 19-day hunger strike. wsws.org The hunger strike was a political dead-end used to divert attention from the only effective political action needed to stop imperialist-backed slaughter, not just in Gaza but in Ukraine and elsewhere.

Maxime Duriez (2024-06-11). Medvedev, Solovyov, Simonyan, and other top Russian propagandists targeted for Hate Speech as a Crime Against Humanity of Persecution. fidh.org

UMMID (2024-06-11). 2024 India Election Results Expose Bania Media and its Brahmanical Proponents. ummid.com The results of the General Elections 2024 have thoroughly exposed the Bania media and its Brahmanical proponents. I have never trusted it but it took 10 years of Modi rule to expose them completely.

aljazeera (2024-06-11). Thai market blaze consumes hundreds of caged animals. aljazeera.com More than 100 pet stalls have been damaged in Bangkok's famous Chatuchak Weekend Market.

aljazeera (2024-06-11). Pakistan vs Canada — T20 World Cup: Team news, head-to-head, pitch, form. aljazeera.com With their fate hanging by a thread, Pakistan play buoyant Canada in a must-win game on a tricky pitch in New York.

APR editor (2024-06-11). Kanaky New Caledonia unrest: What happens to limbo law change with French snap election? asiapacificreport.nz ANALYSIS: By Patrick Decloitre, RNZ Pacific correspondent French Pacific desk French President Emmanuel Macron's surprise dissolution of the National Assembly and call for snap general elections on June 30 and July 7 has implications for New Caledonia. Grave civil unrest and rioting broke out on May 13 in reaction to a controversial constitutional amendment, directly…

UMMID (2024-06-11). Odisha's 1st Muslim Woman MLA Sofia Firdous's Rich Profile Makes Wave. ummid.com Newly elected Congress MLA in Odisha, Sofia Firdous, is making headlines after winning the recently concluded Assembly Elections from the Barabati-Cuttack seat to become first ever Muslim woman MLA of the state…

Maxime Duriez (2024-06-11). The Paris Court of Appeal Rejects Functional Immunity of Former Syrian Central Bank Governor Adib Mayaleh. fidh.org Following a petition for the annulment of the charges held by French courts against the former governor of the Syrian Central Bank, Adib Mayaleh, the Paris Court of Appeal has just handed down a landmark decision for the fight against impunity in Syria and elsewhere.
Paris, 6 June 2024. In a ruling handed down yesterday, the Paris Court of Appeal has confirmed the inapplicability of functional immunities in the case of international crimes. The Court refused to grant the immunity claimed (…) | – | /…

noemail (2024-06-11). Modi and Qatar's Amir Reinforce Historic Ties. devdiscourse.com Prime Minister Narendra Modi engaged in a significant dialogue with the Amir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al Thani, on Tuesday. The leaders reiterated their determination to take India-Qatar relations to unprecedented levels.

Hugo GABBERO (2024-06-11). India: Judicial harassment against community rights and human rights defender Ibrahim Dafadar. fidh.org

noemail (2024-06-11). Klaasen Criticizes USA Cricket Pitch: A Hurdle for T20 Growth. devdiscourse.com South Africa's flamboyant batter Heinrich Klaasen has voiced his criticism regarding the pitch and outfield conditions at Nassau County Cricket Ground, New York, suggesting they are far from 'a great selling product' for marketing T20 cricket in the USA. The uneven bounce and dual-paced nature of the drop-in pitch have made batting exceptionally challenging, with India and South Africa defending low scores of 119 and 113 on consecutive days.

UMMID (2024-06-11). Has the time come for Indian Muslims to have own Political Party? ummid.com Perhaps it is time for the Muslim community to chart out a strategy to float a political party of its own, as they have seen that hitching their wagon to the so-called secular parties has not delivered the desired results for the community…

Bochen Han (2024-06-11). US-Japan-South Korea training fellowship opens amid tense tech race with China. scmp.com AI, quantum technology, biosecurity and space are on the agenda for selected mid-level officials from the three countries.

aljazeera (2024-06-11). Who's in the running to be Iran's next president? aljazeera.com Six candidates have been approved to run for the presidency in an election to be held on June 28.

UMMID (2024-06-11). Hajj 2024: 2 pilgrims from Bihar, India die in elevator crash in Makkah. ummid.com Two pilgrims, both from the Indian state of Bihar, died Thursday June 06, 2024 after an elevator in the residential building in Azizyah in the neighborhood of Makkah crashed because of some technical glitches.

UMMID (2024-06-11). Eid al Adha 2024 Live: Dhul Hijjah Moon sighted in India, Pakistan; Bangladesh to confirm soon. ummid.com Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committees or Moon Sighting Committees in India, Pakistan and and Religious Affairs Ministry Bangladesh have appealed Muslims in Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Hyderabad, Lucknow, Islamabad, Lahore, Dhaka and other parts of the countries to sight the new moon today i.e. Friday 29th of Dhulka'edah 1445 AH corresponding to June 07, 2025 to confirm the first day of Eid al Adha 1445 H.

GABIK (2024-06-11). Parliament notes dates for first sittings of National Assembly. sanews.gov.za Parliament notes dates for first sittings of National Assembly | Parliament has noted the dates for the first sittings of the National Assembly (NA) and the National Council of Provinces (NCOP), as confirmed by Chief Justice Raymond Zondo on Monday. | "The Chief Justice confirmed 14 and 15 June as the dates for the first sittings of the Houses of Parliament in a letter to the Secretary to Parliament, Xolile George," Parliamentary spokesperson Moloto Mothapo said. |

aljazeera (2024-06-11). Bangladesh's 'missing billionaires': A wealth boom and stark inequality. aljazeera.com

Gabisile (2024-06-11). Pandor believes BRICS has opportunity to shape a 'refreshed' global order. sanews.gov.za Pandor believes BRICS has opportunity to shape a 'refreshed' global order | The world is at a crucial turning point, requiring decisive leadership and innovative ideas, and BRICS has a unique opportunity to influence a refreshed global order. | This is according to International Relations and Cooperation Minister, Dr Naledi Pandor, who spoke in Russia on Tuesday. | "The BRICS bloc is a legitimate voice of the global South regarding global govern…

UMMID (2024-06-11). Live: Eid al Adha 2024 in Saudi Arabia on June 16, Arafat Day 2024 on June 15. ummid.com The first day of Eid al Adha will be on Sunday June 16, 2024 whereas Youm e Arafat or Arafat Day, will be on Saturday June 15, 2024, the Saudi Royal Court officially confirmed.

aljazeera (2024-06-11). Sri Lanka vs Nepal — T20 World Cup: Team news, head-to-head, pitch, weather. aljazeera.com Nepal will look for their first win in the T20 World Cup 2024 when they meet Sri Lanka in a crucial Group D match.

UMMID (2024-06-11). JEE Advanced Result 2024 Live: Check Your Score, All India Rank Now. ummid.com JEE Advanced Result 2024 Live Updates: IIT Madras is set to publish today i.e. Sunday June 09, 2024 JEE Advanced 2024 result, All India Rank (AIR) of the candidates, toppers list, merit list and cut off on its official website.

UMMID (2024-06-11). JEE Advanced Result 2024 Out, Ved Lahoti AIR 1, Check Full List of Toppers. ummid.com JEE Advanced 2024 Toppers List: JEE Advanced Topper 2024: Ved Lahoti, Aditya and Bhogalapalli Sandesh have respectively secured All India Rank 1, AIR 2 and AIR 3 in JEE Advanced 2024 result of which is declared today.

Agence France-Presse (2024-06-11). Czechs to open cultural centre in Taiwan, risking China's ire. scmp.com CTK news agency quoted Czech Centres head Jitka Panek Jurkova as saying that Czechs 'want to be seen and heard in Taipei'. Czech officials foster close ties with Taiwan.

Khushboo Razdan (2024-06-11). FBI official admits mistakes, vows to improve relations with Asian-American communities. scmp.com Bureau tries outreach after criticism of its role in the now-disbanded China Initiative and the programme's lingering repercussions for people with ties to China.

Juliette Rousselot (2024-06-11). Bangladesh: Government must work towards abolishing the death penalty. fidh.org The International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH) joins six other human rights organizations in calling on the Bangladesh government to work towards abolishing the death penalty, highlighting the case of a recent death sentence imposed on a Botswana national after she was convicted on drug-related charges. FIDH, a founding member of the World Coalition Against the Death Penalty (WCADP) and a member of its Steering Committee, opposes the death penalty for all crimes and in all (…) | – |

(2024-06-11). Turkmenistan releases journalist imprisoned for 4 years for COVID photo. turkmen.news

(2024-06-11). Journalists with The Caravan face retaliatory police investigation in India. caravanmagazine.in

UMMID (2024-06-11). NEET UG 2024 Result Declared – Full List of Toppers. ummid.com Syed Aarifin Yusuf of Tamil Nadu, Ved Sunilkumar Shende of Maharashtra, Mridul Manya Anand of Delhi and Mazin Mansoor of Bihar are some of the 67 candidates from different states of India who topped medical entrance exams NEET UG 2024 scoring a perfect 720/720 marks and jointly securing All India Rank 1 (AIR 1).

noemail (2024-06-11). CII Engages with The Art of Living: Pioneering Social Development. devdiscourse.com In a landmark event at Bengaluru's serene International Centre, The Art of Living welcomed top-tier members of the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII). Distinguished representatives from the CII CSR team participated in discussions on the nation's crucial social development challenges.

aljazeera (2024-06-11). Hong Kong hits back as UK judge says rule of law 'profoundly compromised'. aljazeera.com Hong Kong chief executive defends territory's judiciary amid concerns about impact of security and sedition laws.

Human Rights Watch (2024-06-11). UN Expert Slams Taliban Crimes Against Afghan Women, Girls. hrw.org Click to expand Image | Afghan women hold placards demanding their right to education, in Mazar-i-Sharif on June 26, 2023. | © 2023 Atif Aryan/AFP via Getty Images | On June 18, the United Nations special rapporteur on human rights in Afghanistan, Richard Bennett, will present to the UN Human Rights Council his latest report, which powerfully calls for the Taliban to be held accountable for their crimes against women and girls. The report, issued today, examines the Taliban's "institutionalized system of discrimination, segregation, disrespect for human dignity and exclusion of women and girls."The situat…

Business Insider (2024-06-11). US plans to turn Taiwan Strait into 'unmanned Hellscape' if China invades: top admiral. scmp.com US has plans to deploy thousands of drones if mainland China invades Taiwan, said Samuel Paparo, adding the 'Hellscape' strategy is designed to distract China and buy the US time to respond.

teleSUR, JDO, MER, JGN, JCM, SH (2024-06-11). Minuto a minuto del asedio israelí contra la Franja de Gaza. telesurtv.net En varios países continúan realizándose actividades para expresar apoyo al pueblo palestino y condenar el genocidio que comete Israel.

María Candela (2024-06-11). Cambodia reitera necesidad de levantar bloqueo EEUU contra Cuba (+Foto). radiohc.cu Phnom Penh, 11 jun (RHC) El viceprimer ministro y canciller de Cambodia, Sok Chenda Sophea, reiteró este martes la necesidad de levantar el bloqueo económico, financiero y comercial que desde hace más de seis décadas mantiene Estados Unidos contra Cuba.

teleSUR, idg, JCM (2024-06-11). Narendra Modi celebra su victoria en las elecciones generales. telesurtv.net Narendra Modi necesitará el apoyo de otros partidos para gobernar, algo inédito en sus anteriores mandatos.

Pablo Rafael Fuentes (2024-06-11). Cuba por ampliar nexos conjuntos con Laos y Türkiye. radiohc.cu La Habana, 11 jun (RHC) El ministro de Relaciones Exteriores de Cuba, Bruno Rodríguez, se reunió hoy con sus homólogos de Laos, Saleumxay Kommasith, y de Türkiye, Hakan Fidan, para analizar el curso de los nexos conjuntos.

teleSUR, dcdc, JCM (2024-06-11). Irán inicia etapa de calificación de candidatos a elecciones. telesurtv.net Tras el proceso de investigación, el Ministerio del Interior anunciará los candidatos finales el 11 de junio, y los calificados tendrán 15 días, del 12 al 26 de junio, para llevar a cabo sus campañas electorales.

teleSUR, JCM (2024-06-11). ONU condena más de 500 asesinatos de palestinos en Cisjordania. telesurtv.net Más de 500 palestinos han muerto desde el 7 de octubre en actos de violencia en la ocupada Cisjordania vinculados al asedio del Ejército israelí de ocupación en Gaza.

teleSUR, odr, YSM (2024-06-11). Presidente de Siria recibe a canciller de Irán. telesurtv.net Ambos políticos debatieron sobre el estado de las relaciones bilaterales, así como el avance de la agresión de Israel en la Franja de Gaza.

nosihle (2024-06-10). Call to support Bafana Bafana. sanews.gov.za Call to support Bafana Bafana | Acting Minister of Sport, Arts and Culture Maropene Ramokgopa has called on the nation to rally behind Bafana Bafana as they continue to fight for a place in the 2026 World Cup qualifiers. | Bafana Bafana will face Zimbabwe in Bloemfontein at the Free State Stadium on Tuesday, 11 June 2024. | "This will be the first time Bafana Bafana plays an international match in Bloemfontein since their victory against France in th…

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2024-06-09: News Headlines

UMMID (2024-06-09). Israel has ransacked 12 Gaza universities, killed 100 Palestinian scholars. ummid.com Israel's bombings have killed nearly 100 Palestinian scholars and turned all of the 12 universities in Gaza Strip into piles of rubble, campuses a wreck, student lecture halls no longer exist, tumbledown buildings have become the standard textbook cases of woes and misery underlined by running sewers and dirty water floods.

Mitchell Plitnick, Mondoweiss. (2024-06-09). The Biden Administration Must Stop Israel Before It Escalates In Lebanon. popularresistance.org "If Hezbollah chooses to start an all-out war, then it will single-handedly turn Beirut and South Lebanon, not far from here, into Gaza and Khan Younis." | Those were the blustery words of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, back in December. Since then, Israel and Hezbollah have exchanged fire on a consistent basis, with some minor intensifications of fighting along the way, but have both been careful about escalating the confrontation. Now, however, it seems that a more significant escalation may be at hand. | On Tuesday, Israeli Chief of Staff Herzl Halevi made a public statement, saying that "We are ap…

Editor (2024-06-09). Jun 9, 2024. sitrepworld.info Clannad — Something to Believe In Israel's progression from Apartheid to Genocide, by Yousef M. Aljamal Everything About Israel Is Fake, by Caitlin Johnstone Massacre in Maghazi | Blinken to Visit Israel — Day 245, Pal Chron Lebanon's Hezbollah is proving to be a serious Problem for Israel, by Zainab Younes Alan Sabrosky on D-Day & USS Liberty, by Kevin Barrett Trump Complains About the Israel Lobby Losing Influence on Congress, by Dave DeCamp The Dark Origins of the Davos' Great Reset, by F. William Engdahl NATO holds drills at Russia's borders, so Russian warships sail to t…

Palestine Action Network (2024-06-09). Wednesday 6/12: Google: Divest from Genocide! Rally and Action. indybay.org Google SF, 1 Market Street, San Francisco…

Leon Kunstenaar (2024-06-09). Genocide's Red Line Drawn in Downtown SF. indybay.org Continuing protests against Padilla, Pelosi and Biden for enabling Israel's war crimes…

George Yancy (2024-06-09). Palestinian Graduate: Protesters Show Courage for Gaza as Leaders Show Cowardice. truthout.org Israel's likely war crimes and genocide in Gaza since October — as well as its brutality in the decades preceding its recent attacks — are unconscionable. Yet pro-Israeli powers refuse to recognize any of the atrocities in Gaza and the West Bank, and continue to police our collective grief over the outrageous carnage with accusations of antisemitism. There is something absurd about attributing… |

Pavel López Lazo (2024-06-09). U.S. is accomplice of massacres in Gaza, says Syria. plenglish.com Damascus, Jun 9 (Prensa Latina) The Israeli army has committed the heinous massacre in the Nuseirat camp in the Gaza Strip, with full involvement of the United States, the Syrian Foreign Ministry condemned Sunday.

Bárbara Gómez (2024-06-09). Denuncian en Türkiye ataque bárbaro de Israel contra campo de refugiados. radiohc.cu Ankara, 9 jun (RHC) La cancillería turca calificó este domingo de ataque bárbaro a la operación israelí contra el campo de refugiados de Nuseirat, en la Franja de Gaza, con saldo de al menos 274 palestinos muertos, indicó la televisión capitalina.

Ali Azgar (2024-06-09). In Sebastia, Palestinians fear 'Judaisation' amid rising Israeli violence. muslimnews.co.uk On March 6, Ayman Shaer found himself lying on the ground in the ancient square of Sebastia, bleeding and in unbearable pain. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . …

The Independent (2024-06-09). The view within Israel turns bleak. independent.co.ug Now apathy has been replaced by vengeance ANALYSIS | MEGA K. STACK | It was the pictures of Palestinians swimming and sunning at a Gaza beach that rubbed Yehuda Shlezinger, an Israeli journalist, the wrong way. Stylish in round red glasses and a faint scruff of beard, Mr. Shlezinger unloaded his revulsion at the "disturbing" …

Ali Azgar (2024-06-09). Israel's war on Gaza updates: Death toll from Nuseirat attack rises to 210. muslimnews.co.uk

Staff (2024-06-09). Palestine requests UNSC session over Israeli attacks on Gaza. muslimmirror.com Ramallah : Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has instructed Palestine's envoy to the UN to request an emergency session of the UN Security Council to discuss the repercussions of the Israeli attacks on the central Gaza Strip, the media reported. Additional security forces have been deployed in the affected areas following the incident on Saturday, they …

Staff (2024-06-09). Iran condemns Israel's airstrikes in Gaza. muslimmirror.com Tehran : Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Nasser Kanaani has strongly condemned deadly Israeli airstrikes on the Nuseirat camp in the central Gaza Strip. In a statement released on Saturday by the Ministry, Kanaani denounced Israel's killing of hundreds of Palestinian civilians during the attacks as a "horrendous and shocking crime". The "crime" perpetrated by Israel …

Staff (2024-06-09). Trump Complains About the Israel Lobby Losing Influence on Congress. defenddemocracy.press The former president says Sen. Chuck Schumer is now 'like a Palestinian' June 6, 2024 Former President Donald Trump complained in an interview with Fox News's Sean Hannity about the Israel lobby not having as much influence over Congress as it once did and vowed he would be a staunch supporter of Israel if re-elected. …

News Desk, The Cradle. (2024-06-09). US Army Aided Israel In Military Op Launched From Gaza 'Aid Pier'. popularresistance.org A video shared widely by Hebrew Telegram channels on 8 June shows that the Israeli army made use of the US-built pier installed in central Gaza as part of a bloody rescue operation that saw the killing of at least 210 Palestinians in the Nuseirat refugee camp. | Furthermore, according to Israeli journalist Barak Ravid, a special US military unit specialized in rescuing captives "supported the effort" that decimated the Nuseirat camp. | Multiple Israeli media outlets reported on Saturday afternoon that a special forces unit penetrated deep into the Nuseirat camp to free four living captives amid heavy bombing by I…

aljazeera (2024-06-09). Al Jazeera reporter describes horror inside Gaza's overwhelmed hospital. aljazeera.com The dead and wounded from Israel's massive assault on Gaza's Nuseirat refugee camp have overwhelmed hospitals.

aljazeera (2024-06-09). Israel occupying Palestine echoes France colonising Algeria: Analysts. aljazeera.com Scholars of Algerian history rule say they see a lot of parallels with Israel's occupation of the Palestinian territory.

aljazeera (2024-06-09). Israel white phosphorous attacks on Lebanon harming people and ecosystem. aljazeera.com More than 92,600 people have been displaced from their villages in south Lebanon by the attacks, according to the IOM.

Jessica Corbett (2024-06-09). At Least 210 Palestinians Killed in Israeli Operation to Retrieve 4 Hostages. truthout.org Palestinian officials said at least 210 people were killed and more than 400 injured as the Israel Defense Forces conducted an operation in the central Gaza Strip on Saturday to rescue four of over 240 hostages taken by Hamas militants last year. Israeli forces rescued Noa Argamani, Almog Meir Jan, Andrey Kozlov, and Shlomi Ziv — all attendees or security guards at a music festival that… |

Alex MacDonald (2024-06-09). World leaders praise rescue of Gaza captives – and fail to mention hundreds of dead Palestinians. middleeasteye.net World leaders praise rescue of Gaza captives – and fail to mention hundreds of dead Palestinians | Western leaders call rescue of four captives a moment of 'hope' even as more than 210 Palestinians were killed during the operation | | Noa Argamani, 26, next to her father at the Sheba T…

Alex Shams (2024-06-09). Iran Braces for Uncertainty After President Raisi's Death. truthout.org When Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi's helicopter went missing in the mountains on May 19, authorities initially responded by urging the public not to worry. In a country accustomed to being on razor's edge — only weeks before, Iranians feared Israel would launch a major attack within the country's borders — the statement was intended to reassure people. But it quickly turned into a joke. |

UMMID (2024-06-09). Israel added to UN 'list of shame' for killing children in Gaza. ummid.com In another diplomatic humiliation for Israel, the United Nations has added the Israeli Occupation Forces (IOF) to the world body's annual "list of shame" that features the offenders committing deadly violations against children.

Susie Day (2024-06-09). The Need for Studying Zionism, Critically. counterpunch.org Since 1897, Zionism has been the religious and political impetus behind what is now the nation-state of Israel, which, like the United States, is settled on the lives, land, and cultures of millions of Indigenous peoples. Although today's Israel began as a refuge for European Jews fleeing the Holocaust, Zionism long ago broke out of its moral constraints to become a formidable geopolitical force that demands study. Which is why, in late 2023 America, the Institute for the Critical Study of Zionism was created. And why, because the Institute is fundamentally antizionist, it's under attack for antisemitism. | To re…

Robert Inlakesh, MintPress News. (2024-06-09). Former Israeli Captive In Gaza Says Biggest Fear Was Israeli Airstrikes. popularresistance.org In an interview with Israel's Haaretz, a former Israeli soldier who was held captive in the Gaza Strip said his biggest fear of being killed was from Israeli airstrikes, not Palestinian fighters. | In the interview, 70-year-old Louis Har, an Israeli who was held captive in the Gaza Strip, recounted his "biggest fear was the IDF planes and the fear that they would bomb the building we were in. It is clear that this is war, and the IDF is working. I was a soldier myself. But the feeling that it could be our bombs, our planes—that is what will make us die—is very scary and very stressful." | The exclusiv…

Abdul Rahman, People's Dispatch. (2024-06-09). China, Russia And Iran Call On The West To Restore Nuclear Deal. popularresistance.org China, Russia and Iran, three of the seven original signatories of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) or Iran nuclear deal, issued a joint statement on Wednesday, June 5, asking the European signatories to take efforts to restore the deal. | "The People's Republic of China, the Islamic Republic of Iran and the Russian Federation are convinced that it is time for Western Countries to demonstrate political will, stop the continued cycle of escalation that has been going on for almost two years and take the necessary steps towards the revival of the JCPOA. This can still be done," the statement reads.

Ben Norton, Geopolitical Economy. (2024-06-09). 94% Of Americans Want To End Ukraine War, But US Rejects Peace Deal. popularresistance.org Polling shows that the vast majority of people in the United States and Western Europe want negotiations to end the war in Ukraine. | Despite this, NATO opposes a peace proposal made by China and Brazil, and refuses to invite Russia to a so-called "peace conference" that the Western powers are holding in Switzerland from June 15-16. | The Institute for Global Affairs of Eurasia Group, an avowedly pro-NATO and anti-Russia consulting firm that has worked extensively with Western governments, published a study this June titled "The New Atlanticism". | The survey found that the 94% of people in the US and 88% in West…

ecns.cn (2024-06-09). Hidden gems of Central Asia captivate Chinese tourists. ecns.cn It is as old and venerable as Rome, the eternal city, and Athens, the city of wisdom, yet Samarkand, the pearl of the Muslim world, draws only a fraction of the attention that those two capitals do.

ecns.cn (2024-06-09). Xi reaffirms good ties with Pakistan. ecns.cn Beijing and Islamabad reaffirmed their ironclad friendship on Friday, with both sides vowing to continue enhancing high-quality cooperation on joint construction of the Belt and Road and stepping up the building of a closer China-Pakistan community with a shared future.

ecns.cn (2024-06-09). 'I'm The Guardian' global initiative launched for protecting natural, cultural heritages. ecns.cn The South and Southeast Asian Media Network has proposed "I'm The Guardian" Global Initiative on protecting natural and cultural heritages. Representative network journalists have their voices raised on the significance of heritage conservation for a community with a shared future for mankind.

ecns.cn (2024-06-09). Tourism improves Cambodia relations. ecns.cn China and Cambodia are poised to strengthen tourism cooperation, aiming to leverage their rich cultural and natural resources for mutual economic and social benefits.

ecns.cn (2024-06-09). Dismal result leads to Seoul search. ecns.cn Team China's narrow escape from a home defeat to Thailand has granted its World Cup qualifying campaign seemingly nothing more than a stay of execution, leaving fans frustrated by the beleaguered side's bleak future prospects.

ecns.cn (2024-06-09). China opposes Philippines' attempt to permanently occupy Ren'ai Jiao. ecns.cn The Chinese Foreign Ministry on Friday said the Philippines should not attempt to permanently occupy Ren'ai Jiao in the South China Sea."ÄÄ…

geo.tv (2024-06-09). Narendra Modi to be sworn in as India's PM for record third time today. geo.tv Indian PM Narendra Modi shows the media a letter that he received from President Droupadi Murmu inviting him to form a new government after meeting her at the Rashtrapati Bhavan on June 7, 2024 in New Delhi, India. — ReutersIndian President Droupadi Murmu to administer oath to…

geo.tv (2024-06-09). Saudi authorities evict 300,000 unregistered pilgrims from Makkah before Hajj. geo.tv Muslim worshippers gather around the Kaaba, Islam's holiest shrine, at the Grand Mosque in Saudi Arabia's holy city of Makkah on June 4, 2024 as pilgrims arrive ahead of the annual Hajj pilgrimage. — AFP153,998 foreigners on tourist visas turned away.Authorities also round up 171,587…

Free Palestine! (2024-06-09). Friday 6/14: San Jose: Flag Day Rally for Palestine. indybay.org San Jose City Hall, 200 E Santa Clara St, San Jose…

Free Palestine! (2024-06-09). Saturday 6/15: Birds for Palestine. indybay.org 1928 Old Arcata Rd, Bayside…

Animal Rights for Palestine (2024-06-09). Saturday 6/15: Soul Of My Soul Exhibit, Father's Day Theme. indybay.org Berkeley animal rights center West, 2414 Sixth St, Berkeley, CA 94710…

Revolution Books (2024-06-09). Sunday 6/9: Emergency Program: Stop the Execution of Iranian Rapper TOOMAJ Free All of Iran's Politi. indybay.org Revolution Books, 2444 Durant Ave. Berkeley CA 94704…

Staff (2024-06-09). Press Club of India condemns FIR against The Caravan journalists, calls for fair investigation. muslimmirror.com By Muslim Mirror The Press Club of India (PCI) has expressed strong condemnation over the filing of an FIR against journalists from The Caravan under severe sections of the IPC, including 354 and 153(A), at Bhajanpura Police Station in North East Delhi. In August 2020, journalists Shahid Tantray, Prabhjit Singh and a woman journalist were …

Staff (2024-06-09). Press Club of India condemns FIR against The Caravan journalists, calls for fair investigation. muslimmirror.com By Muslim Mirror The Press Club of India (PCI) has expressed strong condemnation over the filing of an FIR against journalists from The Caravan under severe sections of the IPC, including 354 and 153(A), at Bhajanpura Police Station in North East Delhi. In August 2020, journalists Shahid Tantray, Prabhjit Singh and a woman journalist were …

Pavel López Lazo (2024-06-09). Turkey imposes 40 percent tariff on vehicle imports from China. plenglish.com Ankara, Jun 9 (Prensa Latina) Türkiye will impose an additional 40% tariff on vehicle imports from China at a minimum of US$7,000, starting July 7, the Ministry of Commerce announced on Sunday.

Martin Hacthoun (2024-06-09). Pope Francis hilights importance of meeting in Jordan on Gaza. plenglish.com Vatican City, Jun 9 (Prensa Latina) Pope Francis today stressed the importance of the international conference on the emergency humanitarian response for the Gaza Strip, to be held in Jordan next Tuesday, June 11.

Pressenza Philippines (2024-06-09). BCU's Braintrust: Faculty and Deans Share Learnings at RISE 2024: ICREATE #3/4. pressenza.com by Genevieve Balance Kupang | Baguio City, Philippines. We hope you enjoyed reading the first and second series of this article dubbed respectively "WCC ATC and Partner Institutions Host RISE 2024: ICREATE Conference Fostering Global Collaboration in Research and Innovation #1/4 Series" & "BCU Students Gain Valuable Insights at RISE 2024: ICREATE 1st International Conference on Research and Innovation 2/4." The framework used in sharing the lessons learned from the conference, the "Three Ls," highlights key takeaways through the lens of what we Learned, what we Liked, and what we Long For shared by Engr. Leono…

ptcnews.tv (2024-06-09). Indonesian woman found deceased inside 16-foot Python after three-day disappearance. ptcnews.tv PTC News Desk: An Indonesian woman who went missing has tragically been discovered dead inside a reticulated python in central Indonesia. The incident, reported by a local official to news agency AFP on Saturday, occurred in Kalempang village, South Sulawesi province.The victim, identified as 45-year-old Farida, was found inside the python by her husband and fellow villagers. The snake, measuring approximately 5 meters (16 feet) in length, had swallowed her whole. | Farida had gone missing on Thursday night and failed to return home, prompting concern among her family and community. Village chief Suardi Rosi exp…

UMMID (2024-06-09). Indian Muslims are breathing free, at least for now. ummid.com Even if Modi again becomes the Prime Minister it will not be the strong Modi with 56 inch chest whom we have known so far, but only a weak caricature and shadow of that figure…

UMMID (2024-06-09). Eid al Adha 2024 Live: Dhul Hijjah Moon sighted in India, Pakistan; Bangladesh to confirm soon. ummid.com Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committees or Moon Sighting Committees in India, Pakistan and and Religious Affairs Ministry Bangladesh have appealed Muslims in Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Hyderabad, Lucknow, Islamabad, Lahore, Dhaka and other parts of the countries to sight the new moon today i.e. Friday 29th of Dhulka'edah 1445 AH corresponding to June 07, 2025 to confirm the first day of Eid al Adha 1445 H.

UMMID (2024-06-09). Hajj 2024: 2 pilgrims from Bihar, India die in elevator crash in Makkah. ummid.com Two pilgrims, both from the Indian state of Bihar, died Thursday June 06, 2024 after an elevator in the residential building in Azizyah in the neighborhood of Makkah crashed because of some technical glitches.

APR editor (2024-06-09). Macron's 'dialogue mission' takes a break from unrest-ridden New Caledonia. asiapacificreport.nz By Patrick Decloitre, RNZ Pacific correspondent French Pacific desk A "dialogue mission" set up by French President Emmanuel Macron when he visited New Caledonia last month has reportedly left the French Pacific territory. The "mediation and work" mission consists of three high-level public servants — Eric Thiers, Frédéric Potier and Rémi Bastille — who have…

The Media Line Staff (2024-06-09). Iraq Opens Gas Processing Plant To Reduce Flaring. themedialine.org

UMMID (2024-06-09). Live: Eid al Adha 2024 in Saudi Arabia on June 16, Arafat Day 2024 on June 15. ummid.com The first day of Eid al Adha will be on Sunday June 16, 2024 whereas Youm e Arafat or Arafat Day, will be on Saturday June 15, 2024, the Saudi Royal Court officially confirmed.

Josep M. Colomer (2024-06-09). Indian Elections: The Greatest Democratic Celebration on Earth. fairobserver.com From April 19 to June 1, at least 64.2 million Indian citizens cast their votes. Indian democratic elections are the most massive human mobilizations in the world — more than any other election, war, pilgrimage, migration movement or world's fair. India marshaled more than one million polling stations and even used elephants to carry voting…

aljazeera (2024-06-09). India's Modi urged to set 'ambitious' economic agenda after poll humbling. aljazeera.com Unemployment and inflation among the biggest challenges facing Modi's reduced coalition, analysts say.

Manu Sharma (2024-06-09). Indian Elections: Ten Valuable Data Points for India's BJP. fairobserver.com In the recent Indian elections, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) won 240 seats out of 543 in India's lower house of parliament, the Lok Sabha. This left the BJP 33 short of a majority to form the government on its own. Yet all is not lost, for the BJP because the party is part of…

UMMID (2024-06-09). 5 R's That Explain 2024 India Election Results. ummid.com The 2024 electoral verdict is a victory for the people — represented by independent voices such as activists, intellectuals, writers, poets, cultural artists, stand-up comedians, YouTubers, alternative media, and civil society representatives.

noemail (2024-06-09). South Korea says it will start anti-Pyongyang loudspeaker broadcasts in retaliation against North Korean trash balloons, reports AP. devdiscourse.com

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-06-09). Ultra-clean rooms are shaping the next generation of biotherapeutics. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Outfitted in gloves, coveralls, cap, face mask, goggles and even shoe covers, a biomanufacturing engineer moves slowly and deliberately through an ultra-clean space used to manufacture biotherapeutics. This sci-fi-like scene plays out in a "clean room" facility, guided by Current Good Manufacturing Practice (CGMP), to research and develop regenerative biotherapies at Mayo Clinic. Experimental medicines from the human body such as blood, cells or enzymes are biomanufactured in clean rooms for use in early-stage clinical…

The Independent (2024-06-09). Uganda and Korea sign Shs2 trillion loan framework deal. independent.co.ug Seoul, South Korea | THE INDEPENDENT | Uganda and the Republic of Korea signed a $500 million (Shs1.9 trillion) loan Framework Agreement, marking a significant boost to bilateral relations and economic cooperation. The signing ceremony, coinciding with the conclusion of the First Korea-Africa Summit, took place at the Korean Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Seoul. …

UMMID (2024-06-09). NEET UG 2024 Result Declared – Full List of Toppers. ummid.com Syed Aarifin Yusuf of Tamil Nadu, Ved Sunilkumar Shende of Maharashtra, Mridul Manya Anand of Delhi and Mazin Mansoor of Bihar are some of the 67 candidates from different states of India who topped medical entrance exams NEET UG 2024 scoring a perfect 720/720 marks and jointly securing All India Rank 1 (AIR 1).

noemail (2024-06-09). PGA Tour and Saudi Public Investment Fund Make Progress in New York Meeting. devdiscourse.com The PGA Tour has signaled progress following a face-to-face meeting in New York with the Public Investment Fund (PIF) of Saudi Arabia. This pivotal assembly included the PGA Tour's negotiating committee and representatives from the Saudi Arabian sovereign wealth fund.

aljazeera (2024-06-09). Why a Nigerian woman faces jail time for reviewing tomato puree. aljazeera.com Activists and rights groups say Nigeria's vague cybercrime laws are used to silence journalists and ordinary citizens.

aljazeera (2024-06-09). Kohli vs Amir, Rohit vs Afridi: Five India vs Pakistan match-ups to watch. aljazeera.com Al Jazeera breaks down five crucial bowler vs batter battles in the India-Pakistan match at the T20 World Cup 2024.

noemail (2024-06-09). Uganda Records Lowest T20 World Cup Score Against West Indies. devdiscourse.com Uganda equalled the lowest score ever recorded at a Twenty20 World Cup on Saturday when they tumbled to 39 all out against the West Indies at the Providence Stadium. The Netherlands also scored 39 against Sri Lanka in 2014.

UMMID (2024-06-09). 2024 India Election Results Expose Bania Media and its Brahmanical Proponents. ummid.com The results of the General Elections 2024 have thoroughly exposed the Bania media and its Brahmanical proponents. I have never trusted it but it took 10 years of Modi rule to expose them completely.

The Media Line Staff (2024-06-09). Tehran Meeting Calls for US To Release Frozen Afghan Assets. themedialine.org

aljazeera (2024-06-09). India's Modi to take oath as PM for third term with coalition allies. aljazeera.com Coalition partners will demand cabinet positions, but Modi may keep the top jobs for the members of his own party.

noemail (2024-06-09). Renewed Propaganda Battle at the Korean Border. devdiscourse.com In a bold escalation, South Korea has announced that it will resume anti-North Korean propaganda broadcasts via loudspeakers in border areas. This decision comes in response to persistent North Korean trash-dropping balloon campaigns, according to the South Korean presidential office.

Ali Azgar (2024-06-09). Attacks on US-linked businesses rattle Baghdad as anger over Gaza surges. muslimnews.co.uk A dozen masked men jump out of two SUVs and a white pick-up and storm a KFC in Baghdad, smashing everything in sight before fleeing the scene. A few days earlier, similar violence played out at Lee's Famous Recipe Chicken and Chili House — all US brands popular in the Iraqi capital. . . . …

aljazeera (2024-06-09). India vs Pakistan — T20 World Cup match: Teams, head-to-head, form, pitch. aljazeera.com Out-of-form Pakistan face rivals India in a must-win match in front of tens of thousands of fans in New York.

Staff (2024-06-09). Protesta propalestinas rodea la Casa Blanca: No más dinero para los crímenes de Israel. cubadebate.cu Cientos de manifestantes propalestinos rodearon este sábado la Casa Blanca con una larga pancarta roja, bajo el lema: "línea roja del pueblo", para protestar contra la política exterior del Gobierno de EE. UU. "No más dinero para los crímenes de Israel", gritó desde un escenario uno de los organizadores del evento con el objetivo de que el mensaje llegue al equipo del presidente Joe Biden.

teleSUR, JDO, MER, JGN, JCM, SH (2024-06-09). Minuto a minuto del asedio israelí contra la Franja de Gaza. telesurtv.net En varios países continúan realizándose actividades para expresar apoyo al pueblo palestino y condenar el genocidio que comete Israel.

Staff (2024-06-09). Derrota de Kevin de Armas en su debut en el torneo de lucha de Hungría. cubadebate.cu El gladiador cubano del estilo grecorromano Kevin de Armas perdió hoy en su debut en el Memorial de Luchas Polyak Imre y Varga Janos, con sede en Budapest, Hungría. Por razones estratégicas, de Armas, subcampeón en los Juegos Panamericanos de Santiago de Chile 2023, no compitió en los 60 kilogramos (kg).

teleSUR, idg, JCM (2024-06-09). Narendra Modi celebra su victoria en las elecciones generales. telesurtv.net Narendra Modi necesitará el apoyo de otros partidos para gobernar, algo inédito en sus anteriores mandatos.

Bárbara Gómez (2024-06-09). Legisladora árabe-israelí reclama fin de la guerra en Gaza. radiohc.cu Tel Aviv, 9 jun (RHC) La legisladora árabe-israelí Aida Touma-Sliman exigió hoy otra vez el fin de la guerra en la Franja de Gaza y defendió un acuerdo sobre el intercambio de prisioneros entre este país y las milicias palestinas.

Bárbara Gómez (2024-06-09). Juramentará Narendra Modi con mira hacia el desarrollo de India. radiohc.cu Nueva Delhi, 9 jun (RHC) El nuevo gobierno de India juramentará hoy con Narendra Modi como primer ministro por tercera ocasión, con la mira en la excelencia y el desarrollo nacional según definió el propio jefe de Gobierno en un reciente escrito.

teleSUR, dcdc, JCM (2024-06-09). Irán inicia etapa de calificación de candidatos a elecciones. telesurtv.net Tras el proceso de investigación, el Ministerio del Interior anunciará los candidatos finales el 11 de junio, y los calificados tendrán 15 días, del 12 al 26 de junio, para llevar a cabo sus campañas electorales.

teleSUR, JCM (2024-06-09). ONU condena más de 500 asesinatos de palestinos en Cisjordania. telesurtv.net Más de 500 palestinos han muerto desde el 7 de octubre en actos de violencia en la ocupada Cisjordania vinculados al asedio del Ejército israelí de ocupación en Gaza.

teleSUR, odr, YSM (2024-06-09). Presidente de Siria recibe a canciller de Irán. telesurtv.net Ambos políticos debatieron sobre el estado de las relaciones bilaterales, así como el avance de la agresión de Israel en la Franja de Gaza.

english.almanar.com.lb (2024-06-09). IOF Launch Deadly Attack on Nuseirat: Four Captives Released Amidst Carnage. english.almanar.com.lb The Israeli occupation forces perpetrated, on Saturday, a devastating massacre in the Nuseirat refugee camp in the Gaza Strip, resulting in the deaths of dozens of martyrs and wounded after launching a sudden attack and destroying many homes with their residents inside. The Government Media Office reported that the occupation army launched an unprecedented brutal attack …

newarab (2024-06-09). 210 killed in Israeli Nuseirat camp massacre: Gaza authorities. newarab.com The media office said "the number of victims from the 'Israeli' occupation's massacre i…

newarab (2024-06-09). Israel is 'targeting' Gaza's fishermen amid famine. newarab.com

newarab (2024-06-09). Activists form 'red line' around White House in Gaza protest. newarab.com Tens of thousands of people from across the US In response to Israel's recent invasion of Rafah, what many see as Biden not holding firm on his word, the demonstrators made a two-mile-long human "red line" around the White House, wearing red s…

newarab (2024-06-09). Gaza: Nuseirat massacre 'rescue mission' death toll rises to 274. newarab.com Israel announced its forces rescued four hostages on Saturday from a Gaza refugee camp in an operation which the government media office said left 210 Palestinians dead and hundreds wounded. | "The number of victims from the Israeli occupation's massacre in the Nuseirat camp has risen to 210 martyrs and more than 400 wounded," the press office said in a statement. | It came after the Israeli army announced the rescue of four Israeli captives in Nuseirat earlier Saturday in an operation that they said took place "under fire". | The army named the rescued captives Noa Argamani, 26, Almog Meir Jan, 22, Andrey Koz…

newarab (2024-06-09). Israeli Nuseirat camp massacre kills 210, say Gaza authorities. newarab.com The media office said "the number of victims from the 'Israeli' occupation's massacre i…

newarab (2024-06-09). Did the US play a role in Israel's massacre at Gaza's Nuseirat. newarab.com

newarab (2024-06-09). US launches attacks on Houthi-controlled areas of Yemen. newarab.com American forces destroyed four drones and two anti-ship ballistic missiles in areas of Yemen controlled by The Houthis have been targeting vessels The United Stat…

newarab (2024-06-09). Two dead, fires in south Lebanon after Israeli strikes: state media. newarab.com The deadly fighting has intensified in recent…

newarab (2024-06-09). UK Labour 'pro-Israel' candidate faces antisemitism complaint. newarab.com A 'pro-Israel'

newarab (2024-06-09). US pundit axed for 'rolling her eyes' at Israel captive's sister. newarab.com

newarab (2024-06-09). Israel's treatment of Palestinian workers decried at UN meeting. newarab.com The head of the International Labour Organization on Thursday criticized the decimation of Palestinian workers' labour rights since the start of Israel's treatment of Palestinian workers, under scrutiny for decades by the UN labour body, has increased since the Oct. 7 war with criticism focused on more than half a million job losses and Israel's exclusion of some 200,000 Palestinians from Israel for security reasons. | "This has been the hardest year for…

newarab (2024-06-09). US congressman slams Israeli campaign focused on Black lawmakers. newarab.com New York Congressman The New York Times, The firm, Stoic,…

newarab (2024-06-09). Israel army says rescued 4 Israeli captives alive in Gaza. newarab.com The "Noa Argamani (25), Almog Meir Jan (21), Andrey Kozlov (27), and Shlomi Ziv (40), were kidnapped by the

newarab (2024-06-09). Colombia halts coal exports to Israel over Gaza war. newarab.com

newarab (2024-06-09). What are UK parties' takes on Israel's war on Gaza. newarab.com

newarab (2024-06-09). Israel to be placed on UN blacklist of child rights violators. newarab.com Israel is due to be included on a The decision was welcomed by global rights groups "It should not have taken 15,000 children killed in Gaza for Israel to be on this shameful list," she tweeted.

newarab (2024-06-09). Israel's 'Hamas' kill list from UN school fabricated: official. newarab.com The director of The Israeli attack on 6 June, which targeted the school located in central Gaza's Nuseirat area, killed at least 45 Palestinians, including several children. Many of the bodies were taken to the Al Aqsa Martyrs Hospi…

newarab (2024-06-09). US munitions used in Israel strike on UN school in Gaza: report. newarab.com An Israeli attack on a According to Al-Jazeera, fragments of the munition used in the strike can be traced back to

newarab (2024-06-09). Who is the former Labour pro-Palestine candidate Faiza Shaheen. newarab.com The decision garnered a great deal of attention and interest in the left-winger who grew up in the Chingford and Woodford Green constituency. | Earlier this month, Shaheen was summoned to an interview with three…

newarab (2024-06-09). Projectiles strike ships off Yemen: security firms. newarab.com Projectiles struck two cargo ships off the coast of An Antigua and Barbuda-flagged cargo ship caught fire after being hit by a missile off Yemen on Saturday night, maritime security firm Ambrey said. | "The ship was heading southwest along the Gulf of Aden at a speed of 8.2kts when the forward station was struck by a missile. A fire started but was neutralised," Ambrey said in a statement. | A second missile was sighted but misse…

newarab (2024-06-09). Venezuela, Turkey sign gold deal in region hit by illegal mines. newarab.com "Turkey's investment is intended to continue developing gold (in) the Mining Arc (of Orinoco),"

newarab (2024-06-09). Syria forgotten health crisis needs healing: WHO regional chief. newarab.com Hanan Balkhy, the

geo.tv (2024-06-08). Bangladesh, Nepal, Sri Lanka leaders to attend Narendra Modi's oath-taking ceremony. geo.tv Narendra Modi addresses the media after his meeting with President Droupadi Murmu, to stake claim to form the new government at the Presidential Palace in New Delhi, India, June 7, 2024. — Reuters Narendra Modi set to take oath of office on Jun 9. Special security measures taken…

aljazeera (2024-06-08). India vs Pakistan at T20 World Cup: Time, security, pitch, tickets, history. aljazeera.com Al Jazeera's guide to the archrivals' blockbuster cricket match at T20 World Cup in New York on Sunday, June 9.

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2024-06-04: News Headlines

Patrick Lawrence, Scheer Post. (2024-06-04). Deaf And Blind: The Maladies Of American Diplomats. popularresistance.org Here is a modest proposal, nothing too radical, just good sense. Turn over Antony Blinken and Jake Sullivan to the Iranian authorities on the understanding the two statesmen, very loosely defined, would spend 444 days at the U.S. embassy compound in Tehran. Let's think of it as a reenactment. | Said premises, long a mess of barbed wire, weeds, brambles, mold and anti—American graffiti, is now a museum. The Den of Espionage, as it is called, is dedicated to the shameful history of U.S.—Iranian relations leading up to that fateful day, Jan. 16, 1979, when the shah was deposed by a nation that had had en…

The Canary. (2024-06-04). Palestine Action Hit Two Barclays Branches. popularresistance.org On Monday 3 June Palestine Action upped the ante over genocide-enabling Barclays — by targetting two locations of the Israel-complicit bank. Overnight, Palestine Action activists targeted the Bradford and Bolton branches of Barclays, investors in Israel's largest weapons firm — Elbit Systems. Barclays Bank holds over £1bn in shares and provides over £3bn in loans and underwriting to nine companies whose weapons, components, and military technology are being used by Israel in its genocidal attacks on Palestinians. This includes General Dynamics, which produces the gun systems that arm the f…

Brian Sherry, The Pitt News. (2024-06-04). Pro-Palestinian Protesters Re-Establish An Encampment. popularresistance.org Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania – At least 200 Pro-Palestinian protesters gathered outside of the Cathedral of Learning lawn on Sunday evening to re-establish a "Palestine solidarity encampment." At least one person was arrested. This comes over a month after the previous "Gaza solidarity encampment," which saw a large group of protesters set up camp in Schenley Park for nearly a week. | The protests began at the Cathedral lawn around 5: 30 p.m. on Sunday evening. The protestors set up wooden barricades and fences to block police from entering the encampment. As the evening went on, more protesters joined the initial gro…

Fight Back! News. (2024-06-04). Pro-Palestine Campaign Challenges Lockheed Martin With All-Day Picket. popularresistance.org Littleton, CO — On Wednesday, May 29, the Denver Anti-War Action (DAWA) continued their pro Palestine actions against weapons manufacturer Lockheed Martin with another all-day picket at the corporation's Colorado headquarters. | Around 50 protesters engaged in direct action throughout the day, forcing Lockheed employees to take fact sheets that laid out their location's specific role in the ongoing genocide in Palestine, attached with explicit imagery of carpet bombing and the brutal effects of white phosphorus. | The fliers pointed out the connections between Lockheed Martin and Israel, included graphic im…

Gaza Academics, Administrators, Al Jazeera. (2024-06-04). Open Letter By Gaza Academics And University Administrators. popularresistance.org We have come together as Palestinian academics and staff of Gaza universities to affirm our existence, the existence of our colleagues and our students, and the insistence on our future, in the face of all current attempts to erase us. | The Israeli occupation forces have demolished our buildings but our universities live on. We reaffirm our collective determination to remain on our land and to resume teaching, study, and research in Gaza, at our own Palestinian universities, at the earliest opportunity. | We call upon our friends and colleagues around the world to resist the ongoing campaign of scholasticide in…

greenleft.org.au (2024-06-04). Gaza 'Nippers' among thousands of children killed in Israel's genocide. greenleft.org.au

Pressenza New York (2024-06-04). "We are the red line!": Tens of thousands to surround the White House on June 8 to demand Biden end the genocide in Gaza. pressenza.com Tens of thousands of people will join a national mobilization to surround the White House on June 8 to demand that U.S. President Joe Biden act on his promises and suspend all aid to Israel. Organizers declare that despite Biden stating that the invasion of Rafah was a red line for aid to Israel, weeks into Israel's murderous invasion of Rafah, and Israel's expanded attacks across Gaza, Biden's red line is nowhere to be seen. | When: Saturday June 8, 12: 00 pm: | Where: The White House, Washington D.C.: | Organizations such as the Palestinian Youth Movement, National Students fo…

Alex Bainbridge, Peter Boyle, Chloe DS (2024-06-04). Labor votes against Palestinian state while protesters march against genocide. greenleft.org.au Thousands rallied around the country on the 35th weekend of continuous protests against Israel's genocide. Alex Bainbridge reports.

Natalia Marques (2024-06-04). Campaign launches against shipping giant Maersk over genocidal weapons trade. peoplesdispatch.org On June 3, the Palestinian Youth Movement announced a new global campaign targeting Maersk, one of the largest shipping companies in the world, a vital piece in the flow of weapons from the United States to Israel. | PYM, a transnational Palestinian diaspora formation, has led mass mobilizations in several countries, especially in North America, challenging the US and Canada's unconditional support for Israeli genocide in Gaza. The organization now seeks to take on the logistics industry shipping arms that transports the weapons that are used to carry out the genocide. | "Maersk ships transport weapons and weapon…

The Independent (2024-06-04). Now Stanbic's "Oli Sorted" Campaign offers 100% home financing. independent.co.ug Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | Stanbic Bank has unveiled its new "Oli Sorted" campaign, offering Ugandans 100% home financing alongside a variety of other financial solutions. This 90-day initiative, timed with the back-to-school season, allows parents to borrow up to Shs 350 million in unsecured personal loans for school fees and related expenses. Israel Arinaitwe, …

newarab (2024-06-04). No 'clear position' from Israel on Gaza ceasefire deal: Qatar. newarab.com Mediator Qatar said Tuesday it was waiting for a "clear position" from Israel on a proposed Gaza ceasefire and hostage release "We have yet to see a very clear position from the "We have read and seen the contradict…

newarab (2024-06-04). Israel PM Netanyahu backs away from Biden's Gaza ceasefire plan. newarab.com Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has backed away from the Israel's war cabinet met late on Sunday to discuss the

newarab (2024-06-04). Palestinians in Gaza look forward to Biden's ceasefire plan. newarab.com Between hope, fear, and anxiety, Palestinians in Biden's initiative includes three stages: The first stage consists of a comprehensive ceasefire with the Israeli army withdrawing from populated areas, allowing the displaced to return to the…

newarab (2024-06-04). Palestinian authorities seek to join South Africa case at ICJ. newarab.com Palestinian authorities are seeking to join South Africa brought the case before the International Court of Justice last year, alleging that Israel's Gaza offensive breached the 1948 UN Genocide Convention, a charge Israel denies. | So far, the Palestinians have only sent hi…

newarab (2024-06-04). Chile joins South African case against Israel at top UN court. newarab.com Chilean President Gabriel Boric said on Saturday that his country was joining South Africa in its case at the International Court of Justice accusing Israel of "genocide" in its Speaking to the National Congress, Boric decried the "catastrophic humanitarian situation" in Gaza and called for "a firm response from the international community." | "Chile will become a party to and support the case that South Africa presented against Israel before the International Court of Justice in The Hague," Boric…

newarab (2024-06-04). One-third of American Jews view Israel's war on Gaza as genocide. newarab.com Almost one in three Jewish Americans believe that

newarab (2024-06-04). EBU investigating 'violations' by Israel's Eurovision delegation. newarab.com The European Broadcasting Union (EBU) is investigating alleged violations of the The violations reportedly included comments made during Bambie Thug's performance as well as off-stage incidents during the dress…

newarab (2024-06-04). Israeli forces demolish homes in Jalbun village, east of Jenin. newarab.com On Monday, Israeli forces demolished two houses in the village of Jalbun, east of The owner of one of the houses, Maleka Abu Rob, said to The New Arab, "This is me a…

newarab (2024-06-04). Trump vows to stop Israel's Gaza war in chat with Khabib at UFC. newarab.com Former Trump, known for his unprecedented pro-Israel policies when last in power, was filmed conversing with Khabib ringside at the New Jersey event. | In the video, Khabib, who retired undefeated in the UFC, can be seen partially embracing a…

newarab (2024-06-04). Zelensky hits at Israel as Saudi 'boycotts' Ukraine conference. newarab.com

newarab (2024-06-04). Twelve Iran-linked fighters killed in Israeli strike in Syria. newarab.com At least 12 pro-regime fighters were killed in an overnight "Twelve pro-Iranian fighters of Syrian and foreign nationalities were killed, according to an initial tally, in an Israeli air strike on a position in the town of Hayyan, north of Aleppo, setting off strong explosions in a factory," the Syrian Observatory f…

newarab (2024-06-04). Northern Israel ablaze after Hezbollah rocket fire. newarab.com Israeli authorities were battling intense forest fires Tuesday in the north of the country that broke out shortly after "Firefighting units, assisted by various entities, are working to extinguish the fires," Israeli police said in a statement, adding that several homes in Kiryat Shmona had been evacuated. | An AFP…

newarab (2024-06-04). Doubts grow over truce plan as Israel heavily strikes Gaza. newarab.com Biden on Friday presented what he labelled an

presstv.ir (2024-06-04). Belgian police break up pro-Palestinian demo outside Israeli embassy. presstv.ir Police break up a protest by several hundred pro-Palestinian demonstrators, calling for a ceasefire outside the Israeli embassy in Brussels.

presstv.ir (2024-06-04). Yemeni forces deploy new ballistic missile against occupied territories. presstv.ir Yemen's Armed Forces announce deploying a new ballistic missile against a "military" target lying in the southern part of the occupied territories.Yemen's Armed Forces announce deploying a new ballistic missile against a "military" target lying in the southern part of the occupied territories.

presstv.ir (2024-06-04). Iran an invincible power, any military option against it off the table: IRGC. presstv.ir The IRGC chief commander says any possible option of war against Iran is null and off the table.

presstv.ir (2024-06-04). 'UK denies visas to injured Gaza children, opens doors to Ukrainians'. presstv.ir The UK refuses to issue visas for Palestinian children who could seek treatment in the country but accepts injured Ukrainian minors, a report says.

presstv.ir (2024-06-04). UN chief says 'horror' in Gaza must stop after deadly Rafah strikes. presstv.ir The UN secretary-general condemns Israel's deadly May 26 air strikes on Rafah, calling for the horror and suffering to stop immediately.

presstv.ir (2024-06-04). Israel bombed 15,000 children into smithereens in Gaza since October. presstv.ir Palestine says a significant number of casualties caused by Israel in Gaza, as well as in the West Bank and East al-Quds, were either students or young children in nurseries.

hindustantimes (2024-06-04). Hezbollah's Rocket Blitz Burns 990 Acres Of North Israel; 6 Soldiers Injured Battling Forest Fires. hindustantimes.com Northern Israel burnt overnight after Hezbollah's back-to-back rocket and drone barrage sparked forest fires. In the last 24 hours, over 990 acres of land has been consumed by the fire while 6 Israeli soldiers have been injured in the firefighting operations. Footage on social media showed huge fires engulfing empty lands across northern Israel. Watch for more details. INTERNATIONAL NEWS…

newarab (2024-06-04). Pret A Manger pulls out of plans to open in Israel over Gaza war. newarab.com British sandwich and coffee chain Pret A Manger said it has given up on a plan to The retailer, owned by investment firm JAB and founder Sinclair Beecham, signed an agreement with Israeli retail group Fox Group and foodservice business Yarzin Sella Group in December 2022 to introduce the Pret brand into Israel. | However, no Pr…

presstv.ir (2024-06-04). Over 3,500 kids at risk of death amid Israel's starvation policy: Gaza officials. presstv.ir Gaza health authorities report severe shortages of milk, food and nutritional supplements due to Israel's invasion of Rafah.

newarab (2024-06-04). Rafah UNRWA shelters 'empty' as Gazans flee Israeli onslaught. newarab.com

newarab (2024-06-04). How Israel's war has created a neonatal nightmare in Gaza. newarab.com

Mesarvot (2024-06-04). Israeli conscientious objector Sofia Orr exempted from military service. Tal Mitnick and Ben Arad still in prison. pressenza.com Israeli conscientious objector Sofia Orr was exempted from service in the Israeli army after 85 days in military prison; Tal Mitnick was tried for a 5th prison sentence of 35 days, amounting to 185 in military prison | Last week, 18-year-old Sofia Orr, who refused to enlist last February, was released by the army's Conscientious Objection Committee. The same committee did not release refuser Tal Mitnick, who was first tried in December 2023. Ben Arad, another Mesarvot network activist, has served 50 days in prison until now. | Sofia Orr said after her exemption: "I was released from prison, but this horrific war…

latintimes (2024-06-04). Israel Mourns Dead Hostages As Doubts Grow Over Gaza Truce Plan. latintimes.com In the besieged Palestinian territory, Israeli strikes continued early Tuesday, particularly in Bureij in central Gaza where local hospital sources reported several deaths.

presstv.ir (2024-06-04). Wounded Palestinians evacuated as Israeli forces press Rafah offensive. presstv.ir Wounded Palestinians were evacuated by ambulance teams in Rafah as Israeli tanks continue probing attacks across the southern Gaza city.

presstv.ir (2024-06-04). Over 20 killed in Israeli strikes on Gaza refugee camps, homes. presstv.ir Israeli warplanes conduct fresh air raids on several areas across the Gaza Strip, killing at least 22 Palestinians.

Editor (2024-06-04). Palestine, too, shall be free—the liberation of all oppressed people in the whole of Africa and the world. mronline.org Israel, as a settler colony, perceives Palestine as 'empty land', empty of people, culture, history and a future. Busani Ngcaweni argues that Palestinians are denied an identity and have become dis-membered, without a home, state or nation. There are striking similarities, Ngcaweni explains, between Israel's ideology of racial subjugation by a 'God-chosen people' and apartheid South Africa's belief in racial and religious superiority over an inferior black race.

newarab (2024-06-04). Inside Lebanon's student protest movement for Palestine. newarab.com 'From Beirut to the Sorbonne, we will liberate our universe'. The slogan – referencing Paris' world-famous university – has become popular in Beirut in recent months as Lebanese students have joined the Organising weekly rallies, students are "spearheading" the pro-Palestine movement in the country, Yara Assaad, a student organiser, told The New Arab. | "Of course, students should be part of the fight against the [Israeli] occupation, because all our causes intersect, and educati…

Agence France-Presse (2024-06-04). Israel denies Netanyahu to address US Congress over Jewish holiday. scmp.com Israel statement followed US reports that a speech had been set for June 13, when US President Joe Biden is in Italy.

newarab (2024-06-04). Hezbollah strikes Israeli coast cities as fighting intensifies. newarab.com Acre and al-Nahariyah, some 20 kilometres and 7 km from the

newarab (2024-06-04). Children unfed all day, thousands for one toilet in Gaza: Oxfam. newarab.com Palestinians displaced by the Gaza war are living in "appalling" conditions, with Deadly Israeli bombardment and fighting has raged in the Gaza Strip's far-southern Rafah area More than one million people hav…

Pablo Rafael Fuentes (2024-06-04). Palestina acusó a Israel de asesinar a 15 mil menores en Gaza. radiohc.cu La Habana, 4 jun (RHC) El Ministerio de Educación palestino acusó hoy al Ejército israelí de matar a más de 15 mil menores de edad en la Franja de Gaza desde el inicio del conflicto, hace casi ocho meses.

presstv.ir (2024-06-04). Pro-Palestinian protesters occupy Israeli consulate in San Francisco. presstv.ir Scores of pro-Palestinian Americans occupy the Israeli consulate in San Francisco.

newarab (2024-06-04). Israel protesters block major highway over Gaza captives' deaths. newarab.com Hundreds of The protesters blocked traffic and lit a fire on the Ayalon Highway, demanding an immediate deal for the release of remaining Israeli captives held by Hamas, according to The Times of Israel.

newarab (2024-06-04). From Guantanamo to Gaza: Israel embraces the US torture playbook. newarab.com When the United States turned to torture after 9/11, it remained a closely guarded secret for over two years. Yet the early signs were there in public for those who knew how to interpret them. | Images were released in January 2002 of

Associated Press (2024-06-04). Israel declares 4 more hostages are dead in Gaza, including 3 older men from Hamas video. scmp.com Four more hostages kidnapped by Hamas on October 7 were declared dead by the Israeli military — including three older adults seen in a Hamas video begging to be released.

WSWS (2024-06-04). Aid operations in Gaza "on the verge of collapse" as Israel continues Rafah assault. wsws.org The Rafah border crossing has been closed for aid deliveries, while the Karem Shalom crossing from Israel has been all but inaccessible.

presstv.ir (2024-06-04). Iran warns Israel against any attack on Lebanon, its resistance movement. presstv.ir Iran's interim foreign minister says the Israeli regime should not even think about any possible attack on Lebanon and its resistance.

newarab (2024-06-04). Egypt rejects Israel's control of Rafah crossing on Gaza side. newarab.com Last month, Israel

greenleft.org.au (2024-06-04). Jewish Council of Australia calls for sanctions on Israel. greenleft.org.au

newarab (2024-06-04). US seeks UN backing for Gaza deal to pressure Israel to accept. newarab.com The US said on Monday it wants the United Nations Security Council to adopt a resolution backing the It circulated a one-page draft text, seen by Reuters, to the 15-member council. A resolution needs at least nine votes in favour and no vetoes by the US, France, Britain, China or Russia to pass. | The draft calls on

midwesternmarx (2024-06-04). The movement for Palestinian Solidarity in Chilean Universities: defying the liberal academia. By: Camilo Godoy & Catalina Calderón. midwesternmarx.com ​After 76 years of occupation, students from across the Globe have shown their support towards the Palestinian cause during recent months. The agreements, cooperation and public relations with Universities and academic institutions from Israel has been a common factor in the causes towards it, considering the context of imperialism and aggression with direct complicity from the US' government and the UK after the AlAqsa Flood Operation by Hamas and then continued by other part …

presstv.ir (2024-06-04). Massive fire in northern occupied territories after Hezbollah's reprisal attacks. presstv.ir Lebanon's Hezbollah resistance movement launches a series of rocket and drone strikes on northern areas of the Israeli-occupied territories, sparking intense fires there.

Maxime Duriez (2024-06-04). Israel ignores international justice while it rains hell on Gaza. fidh.org

newarab (2024-06-04). George Galloway party launches Gaza-focused UK election campaign. newarab.com Left-wing MP George Galloway launched his Galloway said Labour leader Keir Starmer had "blood on his hands" over his refusal to condemn Israel's

presstv.ir (2024-06-04). Leader: Al-Aqsa Storm put Israeli regime on path to destruction. presstv.ir Ayatollah Khamenei says Palestine is the first and foremost issue of the Muslim world.

Free Palestine! (2024-06-04). Tuesday 6/4: Watsonville: Candlelight Vigil for Rafah. indybay.org Downtown Watsonville Plaza, 350 Main Street, Watsonville…

presstv.ir (2024-06-04). Paris police teargas pro-Palestine demonstrators. presstv.ir The May 26 attack on a displacement camp in a designated safe zone northwest of Rafah killed at least 45 people.

Raphaël Lopoukhine (2024-06-04). French court sentences three officials close to Bashar al-Assad to life imprisonment for crimes against humanity. fidh.org The Paris Criminal Court has found three high-ranking Syrian officials guilty of complicity in crimes against humanity and war crimes committed against two French-Syrians, Patrick and Mazzen Dabbagh.
Paris, 24 May 2024 – Ali Mamlouk, Jamil Hassan and Abdel Salam Mahmoud have been sentenced to life imprisonment for complicity in imprisonment, torture, enforced disappearance and murder constituting crimes against humanity — as well as for confiscation of property, qualified as war crimes. (…) | – |

Juliette Rousselot (2024-06-04). India: Report submitted to the United Nations Human Rights Committee. fidh.org On 3 June 2024, the International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH), Front Line Defenders (FLD) and the World Organisation against Torture (OMCT) submitted a report to the United Nations (UN) Human Rights Committee (CCPR) ahead of the CCPR's review of India's fifth periodic report under the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (ICCPR).
The report details human rights violations related the Indian authorities' systematic persecution and reprisals against human rights (…) | – |

Dave DeCamp (2024-06-04). Iran's Acting Foreign Minister Confirms Holding Oman-Brokered Talks With US. news.antiwar.com Iran's Acting Foreign Minister Ali Bagheri Kani confirmed on Friday that Tehran has been holding Oman-brokered talks with the US amid soaring tensions in the Middle East. Axios reported last month that senior US officials held indirect negotiations with Iran in Oman about how to avoid escalations in the region. The talks involved Brett McGurk, …

Speak Out Now (2024-06-04). Wednesday 6/12: Revolutionary University Series: No Climate Justice without Justice for Palestine! indybay.org Join on zoom: | us02web.zoom.us/j/87308572490?pwd=TzlUZ3Uvb1lYaVFqdEhZK3o0VU9zQT09 | Meeting ID: 873 0857 2490 | Passcode: 105682…

üåπ (2024-06-04). Sunday 6/9: Fundraiser for Palestine. indybay.org Oakland Secret, 577 5th st Oakland CA…

Angela (2024-06-04). Friday 6/7: Webinar: Palestine Solidarity Announcements. indybay.org

Do the right thing, Jimmy! (2024-06-04). Petition: Demand Panetta Take Action For Palestine. indybay.org Community members in the Monterey Bay area are calling on Jimmy Pannetta, U.S. Representative (D) CA-19, to take action for Palestine. | Sign the petition here: www.change.org/p/demand-panetta-take-action-for-palestine

geo.tv (2024-06-04). Early India vote count shows Modi alliance in majority but short of landslide. geo.tv If Prime Minister Modi's victory is confirmed, his BJP will have triumphed in a vitriolic campaign…

geo.tv (2024-06-04). Son of Indira Gandhi's assassin leads polls in India's Faridkot. geo.tv Beant Singh's son, competing in India's election as independent candidate, leads Punjab constituency…

geo.tv (2024-06-04). Modi's alliance dominates early in India election vote count, but opposition also gains. geo.tv If Prime Minister Modi's victory is confirmed, his BJP will have triumphed in a vitriolic campaign…

latintimes (2024-06-04). Asian Markets In Reverse As US Data Spark Economy Worries. latintimes.com The losses came as energy firms were weighed by a further drop in oil that came after OPEC and other major producers said they would begin lifting output before the year's end, calling time on a period of cuts that has kept crude elevated.

latintimes (2024-06-04). Philippines Says Chinese Boats Seized Supplies Airdropped To Filipino Outpost. latintimes.com The alleged incident happened on May 19 at Second Thomas Shoal in the Spratly Islands, where Filipino troops are garrisoned on a grounded navy vessel to assert Manila's claims to the waters.

midwesternmarx (2024-06-04). Communists must heed Marx & Engels' warnings about relying on the lumpen, or be backstabbed in the class war By: Rainer Shea. midwesternmarx.com The need for Marxists to avoid romanticizing the lumpenproletariat—the social element that operates on the economy's margins—is more urgent than ever. Because our class conflict is escalating amid the recent disruptions to U.S. hegemony, and the related economic breakdowns. Which means the ruling class is increasingly seeking to weaponize the lumpen against the working class cause, heightening the dangers of investing in the lumpen.​In The Peasant War in Germany, E …

midwesternmarx (2024-06-04). Raisi led the charge for Russia—Iran—China's 'new world order' By: Pepe Escobar. midwesternmarx.com Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi's eastward vision was instrumental in advancing the strategic Moscow—Tehran—Beijing nexus and bulldozing a path toward institutionalizing multipolarity. Amidst all the sadness and grief over the loss of Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi, let's take a moment to showcase the critical path he helped forge toward a new global order. ​In the nearly three years since Raisi ascended to the Iranian presidency, Eurasian integration …

Staff (2024-06-04). LIVE: NDA crosses majority mark. muslimmirror.com By Muslim Mirror Staff The BJP-led NDA has crossed the majority mark of 272 as it is leading in 295 seats. The NDA and Congress-led INDIA were in a neck-and-neck race in the early trends. Alliance Leads Won Total NDA 295 1 296 INDIA 227 1 228 Other 19 0 19 Counting of votes began …

Staff (2024-06-04). LIVE: Asaduddin Owaisi leading by 41770 votes in Hyderabad LS constituency. muslimmirror.com Hyderabad : All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) president Asaduddin Owaisi and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate G. Kishan Reddy are leading from Hyderabad and Secunderabad Lok Sabha Constituencies respectively. In Hyderabad, Owaisi is leading by 41770 votes whereas in Secunderabad, Reddy is leading by 43153 votes. Live updates Time Updates 11: 00 am Asaduddin Owaisi is …

Luis Linares Petrov (2024-06-04). Iran reaffirms support to the resistance in Palestine and the region. plenglish.com Beirut, Jun 4 (Prensa Latina) The interim Foreign Minister of Iran, Ali Baqeri Kani, reaffirmed Iran's support to the resistance in Palestine and the region, the Al Mayadeen pan-Arab channel reported.

Alina Ramos Martin (2024-06-04). Cuba ratified interest in cooperation with Eurasian Economic Union. plenglish.com Havana, Jun 4 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Prime Minister Manuel Marrero ratified his country's commitment to expand and strengthen mutually beneficial cooperation ties with the member states of the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU in Spanish).

WSWS (2024-06-04). Ukrainian president berates China at Singapore security conference. wsws.org The presence of Zelensky condemning China and touting for support for the war against Russia is a sharp warning the brutal conflict is rapidly developing into a wider war not just in Europe, but throughout Asia and the world.

newarab (2024-06-04). Iran's top diplomat confirms talks with US. newarab.com Iran's acting foreign minister Ali Bagheri said Monday his government was engaged in negotiations with arch-foe the Asked about the issue at a news conference during a visit to Beirut, Bagheri said "we have always continued out negotiations… and they have never stopped." | Washington and Tehran have not had diplomatic relations since the 1979 Islamic Revolution in Iran. | The…

Maxime Duriez (2024-06-04). Russia: Reproductive rights at risk and the anti-gender movement against the backdrop of war. fidh.org

Andrea GIORGETTA (2024-06-04). The Iran Notes – Iran's women: Discriminated, persecuted, and oppressed. fidh.org

tn.ai (2024-06-04). Vetting Process Begins for Iran Presidential Applicants. tn.ai TEHRAN (Tasnim) — The Constitutional Council of Iran has begun to vet the individuals who have put in requests for candidacy in the upcoming presidential election.

Agence France-Presse (2024-06-04). US vies to reset Cambodia ties with Pentagon chief's flying visit to China ally. scmp.com US Defence Secretary Lloyd Austin landed in Phnom Penh on Tuesday for a one-day visit en route from the Shangri-La Dialogue in Singapore.

presstv.ir (2024-06-04). 'Imam Khomeini's ideals still inspiring global liberation movements'. presstv.ir Iran's General Staff says Imam Khomeini's ideals are inspiring liberation movements around the world.

newarab (2024-06-04). Turkey dismisses pro-Kurdish mayor over alleged 'terrorist' links. newarab.com Turkey's interior ministry said on Monday a It was the first dismissal of a pro-Kurdish mayor since the "Mehmet Siddik Akis was dismissed from his functions as a temporary measu…

presstv.ir (2024-06-04). Islamic Resistance in Lebanon 'anchor of regional stability': Iran's acting FM. presstv.ir Iran's Acting Foreign Minister Ali Bagheri Kani describes the Islamic Resistance in Lebanon as the "anchor of peace and stability" in West Asia.

newarab (2024-06-04). Pakistan's Imran Khan is acquitted of leaking state secrets. newarab.com A Pakistani appeals court on Monday acquitted former Khan was

tn.ai (2024-06-04). Iran, Hezbollah Discuss Regional Issues. tn.ai TEHRAN (Tasnim) — Secretary General of Hezbollah resistance movement Sayyid Hassan Nasrallah and the caretaker foreign minister of Iran talked about the latest political and security developments in the region.

newarab (2024-06-04). Syrian singer Angi Farah arrested in Iraq over 'misconduct'. newarab.com Syrian singer Angi Farah was arrested in Security forces detained Farah under Article 403 of the Iraqi Penal Code for her online activities, The arrest…

presstv.ir (2024-06-04). Pakistan battles forest fires amidst heat wave. presstv.ir Authorities in Pakistan battled forest fires in multiple areas, including the capital Islamabad, on Friday (May 31) as the country grappled with heat waves and dry weather.

presstv.ir (2024-06-04). AEOI chief: Iran's nuclear program based on parliament's strategic action law. presstv.ir The head of the AEOI says the country's nuclear program is within the framework of the strategic action law adopted by the Iranian parliament in December 2020.

presstv.ir (2024-06-04). Iran elections: More candidates throw hats into ring on final day of registration. presstv.ir More candidates file their nominations for Iran's upcoming presidential elections on the fifth and final day of registration.

newarab (2024-06-04). Iraq detains at least 12 after latest attack on Baghdad KFC. newarab.com

Hugo GABBERO (2024-06-04). Thailand: Pro-Democracy activist and MP Chonthicha Jangrew sentenced to two years in prison. fidh.org

newarab (2024-06-04). Jordan releases first photos of pregnant Princess Rajwa. newarab.com

Andrea GIORGETTA (2024-06-04). Maldives: Report submitted to the United Nations Human Rights Committee. fidh.org Today, the International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH) submitted a report to the United Nations (UN) Human Rights Committee (CCPR) ahead of the CCPR's review of the Maldives' second periodic report under the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (ICCPR).
The report, jointly prepared with Maldivian Democracy Network (MDN), details human rights violations that are inconsistent with the Maldives' legal obligations under various provisions of the ICCPR with regard to: (…) | – |

presstv.ir (2024-06-04). Close race: India's Modi lead narrowing as opposition 'doing better than expected'. presstv.ir India begins counting votes for its 2024 general election, with early trends showing Modi's alliance may fall short of a majority.

greenleft.org.au (2024-06-04). Sydney University Free Palestine encampment continues. greenleft.org.au

presstv.ir (2024-06-04). India elections: As vote count gets underway, Modi's BJP looks set to retain power. presstv.ir The world's largest, seven-phase general election in India has finally concluded and the vote count is currently underway with all indications that the ruling party will retain power.

newarab (2024-06-04). Pro-Palestinian cyclists disrupt Biden's day at the beach. newarab.com In a rare display of disruption on the normally quiet coast of Delaware, activists on bicycles gathered to disrupt The group of around 45 cyclists, organised by a locally based organisation DE actions 4 Palestine (

Reuters (2024-06-04). King Charles to host Japan's Emperor Naruhito for UK state visit this month. scmp.com It will be first state visit hosted by Charles, 75, since he returned to work at the end of April, almost three months after being treated for cancer.

img.piri.net (2024-06-04). Milli heyecan ƒ∞talya maà߃±yla ba≈ülƒ±yor: ƒ∞talya – Türkiye hazƒ±rlƒ±k maà߃± ne zaman, hangi kanalda? img.piri.net Almanya'da 14 Haziran'da ba≈ülayacak 2024 Avrupa ≈ûampiyonasƒ± (EURO 2024) hazƒ±rlƒ±klarƒ±nƒ± sàºrdàºren A Milli Futbol Takƒ±mƒ±, à∂zel maàßta bugàºn ƒ∞talya ile deplasmanda kar≈üƒ± kar≈üƒ±ya gelecek. ƒ∞TALYA – TàúRKƒ∞YE HAZIRLIK MAàáI NE ZAMAN, SAAT KAàáTA, HANGƒ∞ KANALDA?: Bologna ≈üehrindeki Renato Dall'Ara Stadyumu'nda yapƒ±lacak hazƒ&…

tn.ai (2024-06-04). Iran Reducing Commitments to JCPOA: Nuclear Chief. tn.ai TEHRAN (Tasnim) — Iran is currently in the process of scaling back its commitments under the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) in accordance with a parliamentary law, Head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran Mohammad Eslami said.

newarab (2024-06-04). European powers seek to censure Iran at UN nuclear meeting. newarab.com

presstv.ir (2024-06-04). IAEA chief says is willing to work with Iran's next government. presstv.ir Grossi says he is expecting the upcoming Iranian government to keep cooperating with the IAEA.

newarab (2024-06-04). Modi heads for victory in India vote, but no landslide. newarab.com

Hugo GABBERO (2024-06-04). Tajikistan: Two-year anniversary of the arrest of human rights defender Manuchehr Kholiqnazarov. fidh.org For two years, Manuchehr Kholiqnazarov, lawyer and human rights defender in Tajikistan, has been arbitrarily detained and serving a 16-year prison sentence in reprisal for his human rights work. Six human rights organisations, including OMCT and FIDH in the framework of the Observatory for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders, call for his immediate release.
29 May 2024- Yesterday marks the sad anniversary of the arrest of lawyer and human rights defender Manuchehr Kholiqnazarov in (…) | – |

presstv.ir (2024-06-04). Iran's acting foreign minister meets with President Assad in Damascus. presstv.ir Bagheri Kani was in Syria on the second leg of his regional tour after visiting Lebanon.

newarab (2024-06-04). Saudi Shia cleric faces threats to leave Iraq over old video. newarab.com

tn.ai (2024-06-04). Iran-Saudi Ties on Right Track: Caretaker FM. tn.ai TEHRAN (Tasnim) — The Iranian caretaker foreign minister said the relations between Iran and Saudi Arabia are on the right track.

presstv.ir (2024-06-04). Nasrallah thanks Iran for supporting regional nations, resistance. presstv.ir The secretary general of Lebanon's Hezbollah expresses his gratitude to Iran for its "steadfast" support for peoples and resistance movements in the region.

teleSUR, JDO, MER, JGN, JCM, SH (2024-06-04). Minuto a minuto del asedio israelí contra la Franja de Gaza. telesurtv.net En varios países continúan realizándose actividades para expresar apoyo al pueblo palestino y condenar el genocidio que comete Israel.

Pablo Rafael Fuentes (2024-06-04). Parques solares reducirán la dependencia energética de Santiago de Cuba. radiohc.cu La Habana, 4 jun (RHC) Desde mayo pasado, brigadas especializadas laboran en el primero de los cuatro nuevos parques solares con que contará la provincia de Santiago de Cuba, según informó a Granma Orlando Riera Girón, director de Inversiones de la Empresa Eléctrica.

teleSUR, YSM (2024-06-04). Registran 642 millones de votantes en comicios generales en India. telesurtv.net En el proceso eleccionario de siete fases, y que se extendió por 44 días, participaron 312 millones de mujeres.

teleSUR, MS (2024-06-04). Ejército sionista de Israel asesina a dos palestinos en Cisjordania. telesurtv.net Las víctimas, identificadas como Abdel-Fattah Salahaddin Jabara y Ahmed Mustafa Rajab, residentes del campamento de refugiados de Tulkarem, fueron abatidos por los disparos efectuados por el brazo armado de Israel…

teleSUR, SH (2024-06-04). Partido de Modi gana mayoría en cámara baja del Parlamento indio. telesurtv.net La coalición conformada por el BJP y la Alianza Democrática Nacional (NDA) ha sumado 282 escaños de los 543 de la Cámara Baja del Parlamento.

Oiwan Lam (2024-06-03). Hong Kong battles over the memory of June 4, the 1989 Tiananmen Square massacre. globalvoices.org

Basav Sen (2024-06-03). The World's Largest Election Ever Is Neither Free Nor Fair. truthout.org From April 19 through June 1, 969 million voters in India will have voted in seven phases to elect the next national government, with results to be announced on June 4. This is the largest election ever in human history. The Indian electorate is larger than the entire population of the European Union, and larger than the combined electorates of seven other countries with elections in 2024… |

Pressenza India (2024-06-03). Open Letter to the Election Commission of India by the Farmers' Movement Organization. pressenza.com To: Sri. Rajiv Kumar | Honorable Chief Election Commissioner of India | Subject: Apprehension on free and fair counting to 18th Lok Sabha election 2024- people's will must prevail* | Respected Sir, | Please accept our warm greetings- | On behalf of the farmers across India, we wish to bring to your kind attention our apprehension on any eventuality of tampering with the counting process — scheduled for June 4, 2024, to subvert the people's verdict to help the present regime to cling on power. | Unlike the past elections, the farmers of India had directly opposed the election campaign of the BJP against the g…

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2024-06-03: News Headlines

Mitchell Plitnick, Mondoweiss. (2024-06-03). Understanding Biden's Proposal For A Gaza Ceasefire. popularresistance.org As U.S. President Joe Biden stepped up to the microphone on Friday, he checked his watch before beginning his speech, joking that he wanted to make sure it was afternoon. Given that he was almost an hour late to the speech, someone might have told him behind the scenes to wait until it was close to the beginning of Shabbat in Israel. That way, far-right, and Sabbath-observant, ministers such as Bezalel Smotrich and Itamar Ben-Gvir would have to wait a day to respond to a speech they certainly did not want to hear. | Nor was Biden's speech one that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu could have been very ple…

Colonel Ann Wright, Popular Resistance. (2024-06-03). Mother Nature Makes Mockery Of US Military's $320 Million Pier In Gaza. popularresistance.org Well, I told you so. Mother Nature did to the U.S. military's $320 million Rube Goldberg pier exactly what I and others predicted. Mother Nature's 3-foot waves and seasonal winds caused the pier to break apart sending sections of the pier and two boats used to keep the pier in place onto beaches in Gaza and two boats onto an Israeli beach eight miles north of Gaza near Ashkelon. | A section of the pier with containers and a small military truck on it floated past a popular beach in Israel and was met with laughter from Israeli beachgoers. | U.S. Boots on Gaza Sand | On May 28, the Pentagon said despite U.S. milit…

Fight Back! News. (2024-06-03). Possible Virtual Biden Nomination Won't Impact March On DNC. popularresistance.org Chicago, IL — Preparations for the March on the DNC are well underway, with tens of thousands of people slated to march within sight and sound of the United Center on August 19 to demand that the Democratic Party helmed by Joe Biden end the genocide on Gaza and end U.S. aid to Israel. | Recently, the Democratic Party announced, to comply with shifting Ohio laws, that it will virtually nominate Biden before the convention, meaning that some business of the convention might be resolved before the August in-person convention. | "The Israeli occupation with U.S. weapons has killed over 36,000 people in Gaza. Me…

Sam Husseini, Substack. (2024-06-03). 'Uniting For Peace' Is Next Step In Invoking Genocide Convention Process. popularresistance.org Following the latest orders from the International Court of Justice that Israel halt its military offensive in Rafah, some claimed that while the orders of the Court are of course binding, there's "no enforcement mechanism." The Court's orders were of course the result of South Africa's invoking the Genocide Convention against Israel and its repeated requests for additional orders from the ICJ. | In fact, there is such an enforcement mechanism — it's the UN Security Council. The ICJ is a court that issues orders. The UNSC should act like a sheriff which implements those orders. | The problem of course is th…

Marjorie Cohn, Truthout. (2024-06-03). Following ICJ And ICC Actions, Sanctions And Arms Embargo Are Crucial Next Steps. popularresistance.org Seven months into its genocidal campaign, Israel's assault on Rafah led the International Court of Justice (ICJ) to issue a preliminary order on May 24. The court called on Israel to "Immediately halt its military offensive, and any other action in the Rafah Governorate, which may inflict on the Palestinian group in Gaza conditions of life that could bring about its physical destruction in whole or in part." It also ordered Israel to keep the Rafah crossing open and permit United Nations investigative commissions to enter Gaza and investigate allegations of genocide. | In addition, mounting Israeli atrocities pro…

Almasirah Media Network, Orinoco Tribune. (2024-06-03). In Retaliation To US-UK Aggression, Yemen Targets USS D. D. Eisenhower. popularresistance.org The Yemeni Armed Forces announced on Friday that they struck the American aircraft carrier USS Eisenhower in the Red Sea, in response to the US-British aggression and airstrikes on Yemen which had resulted in the martyrdom and injury of 58 Yemeni citizens. | Brigadier General Sare'e explained that the airstrikes were distributed as follows: four airstrikes on the capital Sana'a, resulting in one injury; two airstrikes on Sana'a province; and one airstrike on the Haifan area in Taiz province. | He added that the aggression targeted Hodeidah province with six airstrikes, including one on Al-Salif port, one on the r…

Caitlin Johnstone (2024-06-03). Why I Don't Condemn Hamas For October 7. caitlinjohnstone.com.au Listen to a reading of this article (reading by Tim Foley): In 1999, a woman named Cindy Hendy was stabbed in the neck with an ice pick by a woman named Cynthia Vigil inside a trailer home in New Mexico. Vigil then fled the scene to a nearby residence, whose owner promptly called the police. …

_____ (2024-06-03). The Global Demand for a Gaza Ceasefire Grows, Leaving Biden Behind. transcend.org 30 May 2024 – Israel's ongoing bombardment and ground invasion of Gaza has provoked unprecedented global outcry. On 24 May, the International Court of Justice ordered Israel to halt its attack on Rafah.

aljazeera (2024-06-03). Israeli air strikes continue across Gaza as truce talks struggle. aljazeera.com Israeli strikes continue to kill Palestinians as PM Netanyahu faces pressure from all sides over ceasefire proposals.

Uri Weltmann, Federico Fuentes (2024-06-03). Anti-war left makes inroads in Israel. greenleft.org.au Standing Together is a Jewish-Arab social movement that is part of a burgeoning movement for ceasefire inside Israel. Federico Fuentes spoke with its national field organiser Uri Weltmann to find out more about this fledgling peace movement.

Ramzy Baroud (2024-06-03). The War is Lost — But Why is Netanyahu Killing Civilians in Rafah? orinocotribune.com By Ramzy Baroud — Jun 1, 2024 | Just hours after Israel carried out a gruesome massacre of displaced Palestinians in the Tel Al-Sultan area west of Rafah in the Gaza Strip on 26 May, it carried out yet another massacre in the Al-Mawasi area. The first is now known as the "Tents Massacre". | It took place shortly after the International Court of Justice (ICJ) finally

_____ (2024-06-03). 'New Era of Struggle': Thousands Convene to Strategize Future of Palestine Movement. transcend.org 1 Jun 2024 – After eight months of Israel's genocide, where does the movement for Palestine go? That was the question taken up by the People's Conference for Palestine in Detroit attended by thousands from around the world.

infobrics (2024-06-03). US will not help South Korea build nuclear submarines despite ruining ties with Russia. infobrics.org Washington will always prioritise relations with Anglo allies over Asian partners.

infobrics (2024-06-03). Russia Fueling Indian Economic Growth – Jaishankar. infobrics.org New Delhi's decision to purchase energy supplies from Moscow despite Western pressure is not limited to oil, the foreign minister has said…

Zvi Bar'el (2024-06-03). The Rafah crossing may be the catalyst for the return of the Palestinian Authority to Gaza. haaretz.com As the delegation from Cairo put it in the recent summit on reopening the crossing for aid, Rafah is 'the Palestinian-Egyptian crossing point.' As much as Israel tries to resist, the PA is likely the only realistic option for administrating the crossing, and Gaza itself…

latintimes (2024-06-03). Mediators Press Israel, Hamas To Agree To Truce Proposal. latintimes.com US Secretary of State Antony Blinken called Israeli war cabinet member Benny Gantz and Defence Minister Yoav Gallant to discuss the deal, the State Department said in a pair of statements Sunday night.

_____ (2024-06-03). Israel's Tents Massacre in Rafah Is a Heinous War Crime. transcend.org 27 May 2024 – In a flagrant violation of international norms and humanitarian laws, Israel continues to act with total impunity in Gaza, enjoying Western complicity and emboldened by U.S. unconditional military and diplomatic support.

MEE staff (2024-06-03). Tunisia bans Palestinian keffiyeh inside exam halls. middleeasteye.net Tunisia bans Palestinian keffiyeh inside exam halls | The education ministry has banned students from wearing clothing that might 'influence' them during exams, while reaffirming its support for Palestine | | Tunisians gather in Tunis on 27 May in solidarity with Palestinians amid Israel's ongoing wa…

aljazeera (2024-06-03). 'No one will hold Israel accountable' as it targets medics in south Lebanon. aljazeera.com Israel is possibly committing war crimes by expanding its war on medics from Gaza to south Lebanon, say rights groups.

greenleft.org.au (2024-06-03). Jewish Council of Australia calls for sanctions on Israel. greenleft.org.au

_____ (2024-06-03). Biden's Rafah 'Red Line' Is a Green Light for 'Death and Destruction'. transcend.org 27 May 2024 – Pretending to oppose a Rafah assault, the White House facilitates a new Israeli massacre at a Gaza tent camp.

_____ (2024-06-03). As Israel Bombs Ambulances and Levels Refugee Camp, Netanyahu Receives Bipartisan Invitation to Address US Congress. transcend.org 1 Jun 2024 – Signaling support for the genocidal Israeli onslaught, the Democratic and Republican parties issued a letter to Benjamin Netanyahu yesterday [31 May], hailing him in the fight against "terrorism" and inviting him to address the US Congress.

The Media Line Staff (2024-06-03). Israeli Defense Minister Vows Continued Gaza Offensive Until Hamas Is Replaced. themedialine.org

UN Special Representative …………. (2024-06-03). 'Clear and convincing information' that hostages held in Gaza subjected to sexual violence. indybay.org Following a 17-day visit to Israel, the UN Special Representative on Sexual Violence in Conflict reported on Monday that she and a team of experts had found "clear and convincing information" of rape and sexualized torture being committed against hostages seized during the 7 October terror attacks.

Editor (2024-06-03). Jun 3, 2024. sitrepworld.info Country Joe Mcdonald — Feel Like i'm Fixing to Die Rag Scott Ritter,"We're Going to Destroy the World If We Go to Nuclear War" (Video) Watching Washington Foment Nuclear War, by Paul Craig Roberts America cannot be made great again. We need a NEW America, by Don Hank Easily 200,000 Dead in Gaza? On Destroying Gaza to Save It, by Bill Astore A Bloody Ratio: Israel's Tent Camp Massacre shows futility of its Rafah Campaign, by Binoy Kampmark Gaza: The Donkey and the Fate of Western Civilization, by Jamal Kanj Far Right Totalitarians in Israeli Cabinet threaten to Crash the Govt, by Juan Co…

| Namedoja Daoud (2024-06-03). Arrests of Palestinian journalists since start of Israel-Gaza war. Doja Daoud

teleSUR (2024-06-03). Iran Proposes OIC Meeting for Confronting Israeli Offensive. telesurenglish.net On Monday, Iranian Caretaker Foreign Minister Ali Bagheri Kani called for convening an emergency ministerial meeting of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) to take collective steps against the Israeli offensive in the Gaza Strip. | RELATED: | "Islamic countries must adopt a joint movement to confront the Israeli aggression and protect Palestinian people," he said following a meeting in Beirut with his Lebanese c…

_____ (2024-06-03). UN Experts Outraged by Israeli Strikes on Civilians Sheltering in Rafah Camps. transcend.org 29 May 2024 — Israeli air strikes on a camp for civilians in Rafah claimed at least 46 lives including 23 women, children and elderly on Sunday 26 May. "Harrowing images of destruction, displacement and death have emerged from Rafah, including infants torn apart and people burnt alive," UN experts said.

Bernie Sanders (2024-06-03). The War Criminal Netanyahu Should Not be Invited to Address Congress. counterpunch.org It is a very sad day for our country that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has been invited — by leaders from both parties — to address a joint meeting of the United States Congress. Israel, of course, had the right to defend itself against the horrific Hamas terrorist attack of October 7th, but it did not,

Doja Daoud (2024-06-03). Arrests of Palestinian journalists since start of Israel-Gaza war. cpj.org Since the start of the Israel-Gaza war, an unprecedented number of journalists and media workers have been arrested — often without charge — in what they and their attorneys say is retaliation for their journalism and commentary. As of June 3, CPJ has documented a total of 42 arrests of journalists in the Palestinian territories…

Agence France-Presse (2024-06-03). Israelis banned from luxury Indian Ocean tourist hotspot Maldives over Gaza war. scmp.com The Islamic island nation will impose a ban on all Israeli passports, said the office of the president, announcing a national fundraising campaign in 'solidarity with Palestine'.

Amos Harel (2024-06-03). Losing control: Israel's lack of progress in Gaza ripples over to the Lebanon border. haaretz.com Hezbollah's losses on the Lebanese side are significantly higher as they respond with heavy shelling deeper into northern Israel. With public pressure mounting on Israel's government to take action, the potential for an all-out war looms, promising far greater destruction…

Reuters (2024-06-03). Biden's Gaza plan 'not a good deal' but Israel accepts it, Netanyahu aide says. scmp.com Pressure is growing on Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu following US President Joe Biden's proposal for an end to the war in Gaza.

| Namemohamed Mandour (2024-06-03). Attacks, arrests, threats, censorship: The high risks of reporting the Israel-Gaza war. Mohamed Mandour

theonion (2024-06-03). SATIRE: Other Things Nikki Haley Wrote On Israeli Missiles. theonion.com Nikki Haley recently came under fire for a photo that has surfaced from her trip to Israel in which she can be seen writing the words "Finish them! America <3 Israel" on an artillery shell. Here are other things the former South Carolina governor and former presidential candidate wrote on Israeli missiles.

noemail (2024-06-03). Arrow Defense: Israel's Shield Against Red Sea Threats. devdiscourse.com Israel's military said it used the Arrow ballistic interceptor on Monday to shoot down a surface-to-surface missile launched in the Red Sea area, after sounding sirens in the port city of Eilat to send residents to shelters.

_____ (2024-06-03). Abandoned by the State, Palestinian Citizens of Israel Face Record Crime Wave. transcend.org 30 May 2024 – Amid a proliferation of weapons and worsening police negligence, violence by criminal organizations in Arab towns has reached historic levels.

Binoy Kampmark (2024-06-03). The Stuffing of Crime: Israel's Rafah Strike. counterpunch.org It was much like witnessing a boy killing flies, with a slight afterthought of apology. The spokesman for the Israeli Defense Forces, Rear Admiral Daniel Hagari, did little to acquit himself, or the cause, as to why more Palestinian civilians had been indulgently killed in yet another Israeli air strike. "Despite our efforts to minimize civilian

_____ (2024-06-03). 'Operation al-Aqsa Flood' Day 237: As Israel's Invasion of Rafah and Northern Gaza Continues, Smotrich Calls for 'War' on West Bank. transcend.org 30 May 2024 – Israeli Finance Minister Bezalel Smotrich has called for launching a "defensive war" on the West Bank in the same way that Israel is doing in Gaza.

cpj.org (2024-06-03). Journalist casualties in the Israel-Gaza war. cpj.org Editor's note: The list below is CPJ's most recent and preliminary account of journalist casualties in the war. Our database will not include all of these cases until we have completed further investigations into the circumstances surrounding them. For more information, read our FAQ. The Israel-Gaza war has taken an unprecedented toll on Gazan journalists…

Yaniv Kubovich (2024-06-03). Bad planning and intel: How Israel struck crowded Rafah refugee camp, killing dozens. haaretz.com The IDF clarified that preliminary inspections were made to ensure that there were no civilians in the compound where the two senior Hamas officials were located, but sources from the defense establishment estimate that the strike's dreadful outcome was the result of poor planning…

Dave DeCamp (2024-06-03). Israeli Airstrikes Hit Syria's Aleppo, 12 Reported Killed. news.antiwar.com Israeli airstrikes hit targets near the Syrian city of Aleppo early Monday morning, resulting in heavy casualties. "The Israeli enemy launched an air attack from the direction of southeastern Aleppo, targeting some sites in the vicinity of Aleppo," a military source told Syria's SANA news agency. "The aggression led to a number of martyrs and …

Fayha Shalash (2024-06-03). Israel accused of releasing Palestinian detainee with amputated legs to evade treatment. middleeasteye.net Israel accused of releasing Palestinian detainee with amputated legs to evade treatment | Wafaa Jarrar has been severely wounded in an explosion during her arrest in Jenin last month | | Wafaa Nayef Zuhdy Jarrar, 49, has sustained serious wounds following her arrest by Israeli forces last…

Associated Press (2024-06-03). Israel seeks a 'governing alternative' to Hamas in Gaza. It's been tried and failed before. scmp.com Israel is looking into an alternative local governing body for Gaza, the defence minister said, proposing a future beyond Hamas but giving no idea who those challengers might be.

newleftreview (2024-06-03). Richard Beck: Bidenism Abroad. newleftreview.org Panoramic survey of US foreign policy as Washington attempts to maintain its global hegemony in conditions of faltering growth. Containing China, confronting Russia, driving decarbonization: each of Biden's stated aims has been beset by insoluble contradictions from the outset, Richard Beck argues, now compounded by Israel's punitive war on Gaza.

Staff (2024-06-03). Maldives says will ban Israelis from entering the country over Gaza war. muslimmirror.com Tehran : The Maldives government has announced that it will ban Israeli passport holders from entering the country over the regime's war on Gaza. The office of President Mohamed Muizzu made the announcement on Sunday, saying that the Maldives government has decided to set up a subcommittee to oversee the process, according to AP. The …

Leon Kunstenaar (2024-06-03). Faith Leaders Fast and March for Gaza. indybay.org Demand that Senator Padilla act to Stop Arming Israel…

Cynthia Papermaster (2024-06-03). Friday 6/7: Biden, Padilla, Pelosi, Israel: WE Are Your Red Line! indybay.org 333 Bush St, San Francisco (Senator Alex Padilla's office) and 456 Montgomery St., Israeli Consulate…

| Name (2024-06-03). Journalist casualties in the Israel-Gaza war. cpj.org

Maxime Duriez (2024-06-03). Israel ignores international justice while it rains hell on Gaza. fidh.org

Jamal Kanj (2024-06-03). Gaza: The Donkey and the Fate of Western Civilization. counterpunch.org Blackened smoke in the background, the raging inferno ripped through tents long after Israel had bombed another designated "safe" zone for evacuated civilians from north of Gaza. A charred body, of a boy or a girl, pulled from the wreckage, still burning. It's the "bigger shoah," the bigger Holocaust, Matan Vilnai, Israel's deputy defense minister had promised Gaza in 2008.

Mohamed Mandour (2024-06-03). Attacks, arrests, threats, censorship: The high risks of reporting the Israel-Gaza war. cpj.org Since the Israel-Gaza war began on October 7, journalists and media across the region have faced a hostile environment that has made reporting on the war exceptionally challenging. In addition to documenting the growing tally of journalists killed and injured, CPJ's research has found multiple kinds of incidents of journalists being targeted while carrying out…

MEE staff (2024-06-03). Steve Coogan, Riz Ahmed, and other celebrities urge Starmer to end Israel arms sales. middleeasteye.net Steve Coogan, Riz Ahmed, and other celebrities urge Starmer to end Israel arms sales | More than 100 musicians, filmmakers and actors signed a letter calling on the Labour leader and election frontrunner to end 'UK complicity' in war crimes in Gaza | | Celebrities, including Alan Partridge actor Stev…

Chris Jarvis (2024-06-03). These are the 100+ cultural figures who have demanded Keir Starmer ends arms sales to Israel. leftfootforward.org They've asked the Labour leader to "take a stand against the ongoing atrocities committed by Israel".

Staff (2024-06-03). Body of Israeli killed on Oct. 7 located; IDF downs ballistic missile headed to Israel's south. haaretz.com Blinken speaks to Gallant and Gantz, says Hamas should accept Israeli deal ‚ñ Strikes reported in Syria ‚ñ Drone crashes into northern Israeli city, causes fires ‚ñ Maldives will ban Israelis from entering the country over the war in Gaza ‚ñ Anti-tank missile hits home in Israel's north ‚ñ Defense chief Gallant: Israel is preparing an alternative ruling body in Gaza that will challenge Hamas…

MEE staff (2024-06-03). War on Gaza: Over a million flee Rafah as Israel weighs up truce proposal. middleeasteye.net War on Gaza: Over a million flee Rafah as Israel weighs up truce proposal | Netanyahu says deal outlines presented by Biden not accurate amid fears his governing coalition could collapse | | Palestinians perform Friday prayers at the ruins of a mosque destroyed in the Israeli military offensive in Kh…

_____ (2024-06-03). People Burned Alive, Child Decapitated: Report from Rafah on Israeli Strike That Killed 45 in Camp. transcend.org 28 May 2024 – Update after an Israeli attack on refugee tent camps in what had previously been declared a "safe zone" killed at least 45 people, including women and children. "Basically, the situation is totally catastrophic," reports Palestinian journalist Shrouq Aila, from Rafah. She explains the bombs set tents, made largely of nylon, on fire.

Oiwan Lam (2024-06-03). Hong Kong battles over the memory of June 4, the 1989 Tiananmen Square massacre. globalvoices.org

Free Palestine! (2024-06-03). Tuesday 6/4: Watsonville: Candlelight Vigil for Rafah. indybay.org Downtown Watsonville Plaza, 350 Main Street, Watsonville…

Raphaël Lopoukhine (2024-06-03). French court sentences three officials close to Bashar al-Assad to life imprisonment for crimes against humanity. fidh.org The Paris Criminal Court has found three high-ranking Syrian officials guilty of complicity in crimes against humanity and war crimes committed against two French-Syrians, Patrick and Mazzen Dabbagh.
Paris, 24 May 2024 – Ali Mamlouk, Jamil Hassan and Abdel Salam Mahmoud have been sentenced to life imprisonment for complicity in imprisonment, torture, enforced disappearance and murder constituting crimes against humanity — as well as for confiscation of property, qualified as war crimes. (…) | – |

üåπ (2024-06-03). Sunday 6/9: Fundraiser for Palestine. indybay.org Oakland Secret, 577 5th st Oakland CA…

Hank Pellissier (2024-06-03). Saturday 6/8: Free Palestine Rally – by Mega Mouth Rebels. indybay.org Ferry Building Plaza, San Francisco | Market & Embracadero…

Alex Darocy (2024-06-03). Riot Cops Destroy UCSC's Gaza Solidarity Encampment and Arrest Dozens of Students. indybay.org Shortly after midnight on May 31, riot cops from multiple agencies descended on UC Santa Cruz in order to remove the Gaza Solidarity Encampment established by Students for Justice in Palestine. For the first hour of the police presence, officers cordoned off the area surrounding the encampment. Students then grouped closely together and locked arms near a blockaid they created on May 28 to prevent traffic from entering the main entrance to campus. Throughout the evening and into the morning there were hundreds of riot cops on campus.

Do the right thing, Jimmy! (2024-06-03). Petition: Demand Panetta Take Action For Palestine. indybay.org Community members in the Monterey Bay area are calling on Jimmy Pannetta, U.S. Representative (D) CA-19, to take action for Palestine. | Sign the petition here: www.change.org/p/demand-panetta-take-action-for-palestine

Angela (2024-06-03). Friday 6/7: Webinar: Palestine Solidarity Announcements. indybay.org

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albawaba (2024-06-03). Gold prices in Dubai Today Sunday, June 2, 2024. albawaba.com ALBAWABA — Gold prices in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) today, Sunday, June 2, opened at a selling price of AED 8,546.44 per ounce, according to UAEgoldprices.com.24-karat gold rates in UAE Today: The price per gram of 24-karat gold in UAE stood at AED 274.66 today.22-karat gold prices in Dubai Today: The price per gram of 22-karat gold in UAE stood at AED 251.77 early today, June 2.21-karat gold rates in Dubai Today: The price per gram of 21-karat gold in UAE stood at AED 240.32 at the start of business today.18-karat gold prices in UAE Today: The price per gram of 18-ka…

albawaba (2024-06-03). Gold prices in Jordan Today 2 June, Sunday. albawaba.com ALBAWABA – Gold prices in Amman, Jordan today opened at a selling price of JOD 1,649.862 per ounce, Sunday, June 2, not including taxes and fees.24-karat gold prices in Amman Today: The price per gram of 24-karat gold in Jordan stood at JOD 53.044 today.22-karat gold rates in Jordan Today: The price per gram of 22-karat gold in the Kingdom of Jordan stood at JOD 48.624 early today.21-karat gold prices in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan Today: The price per gram of 21-karat gold in Jordan stood at JOD 46.414 at the start of the business day, today.18-karat gold rates in Amman Today: The…

albawaba (2024-06-03). Kuwait names Sheikh Sabah Khaled Al-Sabah crown prince. albawaba.com

albawaba (2024-06-03). Gold prices in Qatar Today Sunday, June 2, 2024. albawaba.com ALBAWABA – Gold prices in Doha, Qatar, today, Sunday, June 2, opened at QR 8,476.58 per ounce, according to Qatar-goldprice.com24-karat gold rates in Qatar Today: The price per gram of 24-karat gold in Doha stood at QR 272.41 today.22-karat gold prices in Doha Today: The price per gram of 22-karat gold in Qatar stood at QR 249.71 early today.21-karat gold rates in Qatar Today: The price per gram of 21-karat gold in Qatar stood at QR 238.36 at the start of the business day, today.18-karat gold prices in Doha Today: The price per gram of 18-karat gold in Doha opened at QR 204.31.14-k…

albawaba (2024-06-03). Gold prices in Riyadh Today 2 June 2024. albawaba.com ALBAWABA – Gold prices in Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia today, Sunday, June 2, opened at 8,732.74 per ounce, according to saudigoldprice.com.24-karat gold prices in Riyadh Today: The price per gram of 24-karat gold in Saudi stood at SAR 280.64 today.22-karat gold rates in KSA Today: The price per gram of 22-karat gold in Saudi stood at SAR 257.26 early today.21-karat gold prices in Saudi Arabia Today: The price per gram of 21-karat gold in KSA stood at SAR 245.56 at the start of the business day, today.18-karat gold rates in KSA Today: The price per gram of 18-karat gold in Saudi ope…

geo.tv (2024-06-03). Mexico's Sheinbaum wins landslide to become country's first woman president. geo.tv Sheinbaum wins around 60% vote as opposition candidate concedes defeat…

geo.tv (2024-06-03). Deadly heatwave in India kills at least 56. geo.tv Nearly 25,000 cases of suspected heat stroke have been triggered by ongoing heatwave…

geo.tv (2024-06-03). Neom's Trojena poised to be world's first 'vertical' ski village. geo.tv Saudi Arabia working on major ski resort as it hopes to emerge as host of Winter Olympics to be held in 2030…

Liu Xin (2024-06-03). Video: Whispers of Power: U.S. Wargaming in Taiwan. globalresearch.ca

Zoe Alexandra (2024-06-03). Claudia Sheinbaum is the next president of Mexico. peoplesdispatch.org The progressive leader is making history as the first woman president in North America and has vowed to follow in the footsteps of her colleague President López Obrador in building an anti-neoliberal economic development model…

Alina Ramos Martin (2024-06-03). Kazakhstan takes Taliban off terrorist list. plenglish.com Kazakhstan understood that it is necessary to look for variants of rapprochement and cooperation with Afghanistan, which seems to be interested in developing the country, Tokayev said during a meeting with the chairmen of the parliaments of the CSTO countries. | One of the strategic tasks at the present stage is to actively involve Afghanistan in interregional ties, Tokayev stated. | Pointing out the importance of a coordinated position of the CSTO countries on this issue, the Kazakh leader called for support for the country's initiative to establish the UN Regional Center for Sustainable Development Goals for C…

Javier Arana Villasusa (2024-06-03). China warns it will respond to the United States new actions. plenglish.com Beijing, Jun 3 (Prensa Latina) China's Foreign Ministry spokesman, Mao Ning, warned today that if the United States imposes visa restrictions on central government functionaries, and the Hong Kong administration, Beijing will resolutely counterattack.

Pressenza India (2024-06-03). Open Letter to the Election Commission of India by the Farmers' Movement Organization. pressenza.com To: Sri. Rajiv Kumar | Honorable Chief Election Commissioner of India | Subject: Apprehension on free and fair counting to 18th Lok Sabha election 2024- people's will must prevail* | Respected Sir, | Please accept our warm greetings- | On behalf of the farmers across India, we wish to bring to your kind attention our apprehension on any eventuality of tampering with the counting process — scheduled for June 4, 2024, to subvert the people's verdict to help the present regime to cling on power. | Unlike the past elections, the farmers of India had directly opposed the election campaign of the BJP against the g…

Pressenza New York (2024-06-03). Bangladesh in UN Peacekeeping: A Legacy of Blue Helmets. pressenza.com Bangladesh, a nation once recognized for its

Independent Media Institute (2024-06-03). What Happened to Our Ape Ancestors? pressenza.com Millions of years ago, in the Miocene Epoch (23 to 5.3 million years ago), about 100 species of apes roamed Europe, Asia, and Africa. Just a few million years later, this number had drastically declined, presenting fascinating questions for today's paleoanthropologists. | By Marjorie Hecht | What happened to the extinct species, which have been identified in Eurasian fossil remains over recent decades? How did some apes of these species persist and evolve? And, the most hotly debated question: Did the apes who were our human ancestors originate in Africa or Eurasia? | The traditional view, following Darwin, hypot…

teleSUR (2024-06-03). Sheinbaum is 1st Female Mexican President in 200 Years: AMLO. telesurenglish.net During Monday's morning press conference, President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador (AMLO) highlighted the importance of the election of Claudia Sheinbaum as the first female president of Mexico. | RELATED: | "Yesterday I already congratulated her. I am very happy because you can imagine what it means to hand over the presidency to a woman after 200 years of republican life in which only men governed Mexico since 1824," he said.

_____ (2024-06-03). Taiwan Continues Toward US-Engineered "Ukraine-ization" transcend.org 27 May 2024 – The Chinese Island province of Taiwan continues to be targeted by the US and its political proxies through efforts to further consolidate political control over it and transform it into a geopolitical "battering ram" against the rest of China. Déjà -vu all over again.

_____ (2024-06-03). North Korea: Government-sponsored Labor Migration. transcend.org Historically, migration has benefited the economies where it has happened, but it has also led to popular antagonism. The main argument is usually about the numbers arriving and the nature of the immigrants–often displaying traits of racism and ethnic contempt.

tvbrics (2024-06-03). Saudi Arabia's conservationists save the Arabian oryx from oblivion. tvbrics.com The desert antelope is of great cultural importance, as evidenced by the numerous ancient rock carvings found throughout the region…

aljazeera (2024-06-03). Malaysia's chip industry falls in crosshairs of US sanctions on Russia. aljazeera.com Kuala Lumpur-based Jatronics has been accused of supplying parts needed to sustain Moscow's war in Ukraine.

unitedEditor (2024-06-03). Eurasian Conference in the Russian city on the border between Europe and Asia. unitedworldint.com On May 23-24, the international "Second Europe-Asia: Dialogue of Civilizations Conference" was held in the Russian city of Perm on the Europe-Asia border. Statesmen, politicians, diplomats, and experts from various regions of the Eurasian continent participated in the Conference. Leading countries of Eurasia gathered The Eurasian Dialogue group of the Russian Parliament and the ruling …

unitedEditor (2024-06-03). Eurasian Conference in the Russian city on the border between Europe and Asia. uwidata.com On May 23-24, the international "Second Europe-Asia: Dialogue of Civilizations Conference" was held in the Russian city of Perm on the Europe-Asia border. Statesmen, politicians, diplomats, and experts from various regions of the Eurasian continent participated in the Conference. Leading countries of Eurasia gathered The Eurasian Dialogue group of the Russian Parliament and the ruling …

WSWS (2024-06-03). Sri Lankan government to entrench IMF austerity in legislation. wsws.org The new bill, which concentrates economic policy powers in the hands of Sri Lanka's executive president, is a further move towards autocratic forms of rule.

The Media Line Staff (2024-06-03). From the Abdali Sleeper Cell to the Jordan Sleeper Cell. themedialine.org

Hugo GABBERO (2024-06-03). Georgia: Last chance to stop Russian-style crackdown on civil society. fidh.org International human rights organisations, civil society groups, and election observers are urging European and national leaders to promptly address the Georgian government's attempt to crackdown on civil society as the country approaches its General Elections in October.
Since April 15th Georgians have been rallying in protest against the proposed "Transparency of Foreign Influence" law, which bears striking resemblance to the Russian so called "Foreign Agent Law". This law threatens to (…) | – |

noemail (2024-06-03). Afghan Children Face Rising Threats Amid Climate Disasters. devdiscourse.com Tens of thousands of children in Afghanistan continue to suffer from devastating flash floods, particularly in the north and west, according to the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) on Monday.

greenleft.org.au (2024-06-03). Sydney University Free Palestine encampment continues. greenleft.org.au

noemail (2024-06-03). South Korea to Suspend 2018 Military Pact Amid Balloon Provocations. devdiscourse.com South Korea plans to suspend a military agreement signed with North Korea in 2018 aimed at easing tensions, the presidential office said on Monday, after Seoul warned of a strong response to balloons launched by Pyongyang carrying trash to the South.

aljazeera (2024-06-03). North's trash balloon attacks push South Korea to freeze military deal. aljazeera.com Seoul to suspend agreement as tensions rise with tit-fot-tat balloon excursions.

Pacific Media Watch (2024-06-03). King's Birthday Honours: NZ journalist reflects on work in the Pacific. asiapacificreport.nz By Alakihihifo Vailala of PMN News Flipped "back in time" is how New Zealand author, journalist and media educator Dr David Robie describes the crisis in New Caledonia. Robie has covered the Asia-Pacific region for international media and educated Pacific journalists for more than four decades. He reported on the indigenous Kanak pro-independence uprising in…

aljazeera (2024-06-03). Preview: Sri Lanka vs South Africa — ICC T20 World Cup 2024 Group D match. aljazeera.com The tournament's 'group of death' opens with a massive clash at New York's purpose-built Nassau County Stadium.

The Media Line Staff (2024-06-03). Iran's Future After Ebrahim Raisi. themedialine.org

theonion (2024-06-03). SATIRE: Cult Leader Not Even Charismatic. theonion.com NEW YORK—Baffled by the woman's sway over her millions of acolytes, sources confirmed Monday that local cult leader Taylor Swift, 34, was not even charismatic. "Typically, the cult leaders I study are highly persuasive individuals with magnetic personalities—Ms. Swift, however, presents a unique case," said cult…

Anita Hofschneider (2024-06-03). How an Aboriginal woman fought a coal company and won. grist.org In 2019, Australia was on the cusp of approving a new coal mine on traditional Wirdi land in Queensland that would have extracted approximately 40 million tons of coal each year for 35 years. The Waratah coal mine would have destroyed a nature refuge and emitted 1.58 billion tons of carbon dioxide. | But that didn't happen, thanks to the advocacy of Murrawah Maroochy Johnson, a 29-year-old Wirdi woman of the Birri Gubba Nation, who led a lawsuit against the coal company in 2021, and won. | The case was groundbreaking in many ways, but perhaps most strikingly, Johnson's work helped set a new legal precedent tha…

Manu Sharma (2024-06-03). FO ∞ Talks: Geopolitical Guru on the State of Indian Democracy, Part 2. fairobserver.com On Tuesday, June 4, India will release the official results of its 2024 parliamentary elections. At least 644 million people have cast their votes in the largest democratic election in human history. For most of its history since independence in 1947, India has been ruled by the Indian National Congress party. Leadership of the party…

Agence France-Presse (2024-06-03). Claudia Sheinbaum set to be Mexico's first woman president, exit polls show. scmp.com Claudia Sheinbaum was set to be elected Mexico's first woman president, exit polls showed on Sunday, a milestone in a country plagued by rampant criminal and gender-based violence.

aljazeera (2024-06-03). Sharif's Beijing trip: Can China-Pakistan Economic Corridor be revived? aljazeera.com The $62bn project, meant to resurrect Pakistan's economy, has struggled amid attacks on Chinese workers.

tn.ai (2024-06-03). Iranians Mark Demise Anniversary of Imam Khomeini. tn.ai TEHRAN (Tasnim) — Iran held commemorative events on Monday, June 3, to pay tribute to the late founder of the Islamic Republic, Imam Khomeini, on the 35th anniversary of the popular leader's demise.

The Media Line Staff (2024-06-03). Who Will Lead Iran Next? themedialine.org

APR editor (2024-06-03). Little Ima puts a question to PM Marape for Mulitaka survivors. asiapacificreport.nz By Miriam Zarriga in Mulitaka, Papua New Guinea Little Ima met Papua New Guinea Prime Minister James Marape last Friday during the "haus krai" in Mulitaka, Enga, after the landslide disaster more than a week ago. His meeting happened when Marape beckoned him to get water from him. The action of the Prime Minister only…

ecns.cn (2024-06-03). Lonely Asian elephant finds a mate. ecns.cn The Changchun Zoological and Botanical Garden in Jilin province is abuzz with excitement after a new male elephant, Xixi, was introduced to resident female Angya.

aljazeera (2024-06-03). Namibia vs Oman: Wiese holds nerves in super over finish at T20 World Cup. aljazeera.com Wiese scored 13 runs and restricted Oman to 10 in the super over after the match was tied at the end of 20 overs each.

Andrea GIORGETTA (2024-06-03). The Iran Notes – Iran's women: Discriminated, persecuted, and oppressed. fidh.org

aljazeera (2024-06-03). Sally Buzbee, first woman to lead The Washington Post, steps down. aljazeera.com Buzbee's departure comes after publisher told employees the paper lost $77m last year.

ptcnews.tv (2024-06-03). Los Angeles: 23-year-old Indian student goes missing in US. ptcnews.tv PTC News Desk: The newest case in the nation as the community deals with a run of similar incidents involving students is a 23-year-old Indian student who has been missing in the US state of California since last week. Police have asked the public for assistance in finding her.Police say that on May 28, Nitheesha Kandula, a student at California State University, San Bernardino (CSUSB), vanished from sight.John Guttierez, the Chief of Police at CSUSB, stated in a post on X on Sunday that she was last seen in Los Angeles and was reported missing on May 30. | "#MissingPersonAlert: California State University, San…

ecns.cn (2024-06-03). China's defense minister vows no tolerance for war or chaos in Asia-Pacific. ecns.cn China's Minister of National Defense, Admiral Dong Jun, asserted that China will not permit any country or force to incite war or chaos in the Asia-Pacific region. This declaration came during his debut at the prestigious Shangri-La Dialogue.

ecns.cn (2024-06-03). China delivers ARJ21 jetliner to Indonesia through cross-border RMB settlement. ecns.cn An ARJ21 aircraft, China's self-developed regional jetliner, arrived in Jakarta, Indonesia on Friday, achieving the country's first overseas lease with the RMB settlement, according to China Aircraft Leasing Co.(CALC).

greenleft.org.au (2024-06-03). ANU Gaza Encampment relocates, vows to continue despite VC's threats. greenleft.org.au

Reuters (2024-06-03). Violence mars Mexico vote as country prepares to elect first woman president. scmp.com Mexicans on Sunday voted in historic elections weighing gender, democracy and populism, as they chart the country's path forward shadowed by cartel violence.

Staff (2024-06-03). Singapore singles shun dating apps, a visual guide to severe flight turbulence: 5 weekend reads you may have missed. scmp.com From singles in Singapore to a Hong Kong culinary classic, here are five stories you may have missed over the weekend.

Hugo GABBERO (2024-06-03). Thailand: Third verdict against Anon Nampa and ongoing arbitrary detention. fidh.org

aljazeera (2024-06-03). India election results 2024: Winners and losers of all past Lok Sabha votes. aljazeera.com From 1951 to 2019, Congress and the BJP have seen highs and lows in India's parliamentary elections.

Hugo GABBERO (2024-06-03). Turkey: Galatasaray Square must be open to Saturday Mothers/People. fidh.org International human rights organisations, including FIDH and OMCT within the framework of the Observatory for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders, stand in solidarity with the Saturday Mothers/People. Since May 1995, they have been protesting for truth and justice for their forcibly disappeared loved ones. As they approach their 1,000th weekly vigil on May 25, 2024, the Saturday Mothers/People are Türkiye's longest-standing peaceful protest. Despite facing severe repression, the group (…) | – |

noemail (2024-06-03). UST Acquires Endeavor to Enhance Life Sciences Digital Transformation. devdiscourse.com ALISO VIEJO, Calif. and BENGALURU, India, June 3, 2024 /PRNewswire/ — UST, a leading digital transformation solutions company, announced its acquisition of Endeavor Consulting Group, a global player in supply chain management and product commercialization consulting. Founded in 2006, Endeavor's expertise in life sciences and SAP Gold Partner status will significantly boost UST's capabilities.

Reuters (2024-06-03). UK election 2024: Labour's Diane Abbott confirms she will run after confusion over candidacy. scmp.com Britain's first black woman lawmaker, Diane Abbott, said she intends to run for the Labour Party in a July 4 general election, after confusion over her candidacy.

Maxime Duriez (2024-06-03). Syria/Dabbagh case : First trial in France of the crimes of the Syrian authorities. fidh.org

ecns.cn (2024-06-03). China's C919 jetliner completes first overseas commercial charter flight. ecns.cn A C919 jetliner of the China Eastern Airlines fleet on Saturday kicked off its first overseas commercial chartered flight, providing a round-trip service between Shanghai and Hong Kong.

ecns.cn (2024-06-03). Malaysian auto hub in pipeline after Geely revives Proton brand. ecns.cn Chinese carmaker Geely Holding Group and Malaysian conglomerate DRB-Hicom are revving up efforts to build a high-tech automotive park that will make the Southeast Asian nation a regional power in the era of smart new energy vehicles.

Nurbek Bekmurzaev (2024-06-03). President Zelenskyy's first interview with Central Asian journalists warns of dangers of being in Russia's orbit. globalvoices.org

ptcnews.tv (2024-06-03). Auto-Brewery Syndrome: Canadian woman's gut produces alcohol internally. ptcnews.tv Auto-Brewery Syndrome: A Canadian case report published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal on Monday details how doctors treated a 50-year-old woman who had a syndrome that caused her gut to produce alcohol and feel intoxicated without getting drunk. | The woman was diagnosed with auto-brewery syndrome, a rare condition in which gut fungi ferment alcohol, by doctors at the University of Toronto and Mount Sinai.The woman had high blood alcohol levels, alcohol on her breath, and major daytime sleepiness and slurred speech for two years, even though she did not consume alcohol.Nevertheless, despite her cla…

ecns.cn (2024-06-03). Kashgar in Xinjiang starts import of Pakistani fresh aquatic products. ecns.cn A batch of fresh aquatic products from Pakistan entered China through the Kashgar airport in Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region on Sunday. This marks the first time the region has imported such items from its neighbor.

ecns.cn (2024-06-03). China favors security for all in Asia-Pacific. ecns.cn China will not allow any country or force to trigger war or chaos in the Asia-Pacific region, Minister of National Defense Dong Jun said on Sunday in Singapore, while making his debut at the Shangri-La Dialogue, an elite global security forum.

Hugo GABBERO (2024-06-03). Tajikistan: Two-year anniversary of the arrest of human rights defender Manuchehr Kholiqnazarov. fidh.org For two years, Manuchehr Kholiqnazarov, lawyer and human rights defender in Tajikistan, has been arbitrarily detained and serving a 16-year prison sentence in reprisal for his human rights work. Six human rights organisations, including OMCT and FIDH in the framework of the Observatory for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders, call for his immediate release.
29 May 2024- Yesterday marks the sad anniversary of the arrest of lawyer and human rights defender Manuchehr Kholiqnazarov in (…) | – |

teleSUR, nbb, JGN (2024-06-03). Ataques israelíes en el norte de Gaza destruyen 50.000 hogares. telesurtv.net Afirmó que "Jabalia y Beit Hanun son áreas de desastre debido a la destrucción indescriptible" causada por la guerra genocida de Israel.

teleSUR, JDO, MER, JGN, JCM, SH (2024-06-03). Minuto a minuto del asedio israelí contra la Franja de Gaza. telesurtv.net En varios países continúan realizándose actividades para expresar apoyo al pueblo palestino y condenar el genocidio que comete Israel.

teleSUR, odr, YSM (2024-06-03). Israel bombardea cercanías de Alepo en Siria. telesurtv.net Fuentes militares refirieron que siendo las 20H00 (hora local) después de la medianoche del lunes fueron atacados por Israel.

teleSUR, idg, JCM (2024-06-03). Unrwa reporta más de un millón de palestinos desplazados en Rafah. telesurtv.net La Unrwa dio a conocer que alrededor de 18.500 mujeres embarazadas han huido de Rafah y unas 10.000 permanecen allí sin acceso a la atención médica, ni suministros.

teleSUR, JCM (2024-06-03). Suman 36.479 los palestinos asesinados por Israel en Gaza. telesurtv.net El ejército israelí ha llevado a cabo 4 "masacres" en diferentes puntos de la Franja de Gaza durante las últimas 24 horas y que en estos ataques murieron 40 palestinos y 150 resultaron heridos.

teleSUR, DRL (2024-06-03). Ciudades europeas rechazan el genocidio sionista en Gaza. telesurtv.net En las manifestaciones se exigió que Israel rindiera cuentas por los atroces crímenes cometidos contra el pueblo palestino.

María Candela (2024-06-03). Sheinbaum: a cuidar el legado de AMLO. radiohc.cu En una jornada memorable por la amplitud de cargos en disputa y el hecho de que entre los principales aspirantes a la presidencia figuraran dos mujeres, los mexicanos le otorgaron mayoritariamente su voto en las elecciones a Claudia Sheinbaum, de la coalición progresista gobernante Sigamos haciendo historia.

Maria Calvo (2024-06-03). China advierte que responderá a nuevas acciones de Estados Unidos. radiohc.cu Beijing, 3 junio (RHC) La portavoz del Ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores de China, Mao Ning, advirtió hoy que si Estados Unidos impone restricciones de visa a funcionarios del gobierno central y de la administración de Hong Kong, Beijing contraatacará resueltamente.

teleSUR, bcb, JCM (2024-06-03). Sube a 36.439 los palestinos asesinados por Israel en Gaza. telesurtv.net Un saldo de 60 muertos y 220 heridos reportó el Ministerio de Sanidad gazatí, como consecuencia de cuatro masacres cometidas por el Ejército de Israel contra familias en la Franja de Gaza.

teleSUR, JCM (2024-06-03). Tribunal de Islamabad anula condena expremier Imran Khan. telesurtv.net Khan y el ex ministro de Asuntos Exteriores Shah Mehmood Qureshi fueron condenados a 10 años de cárcel en enero.

teleSUR, JCM (2024-06-03). Presidente Nicolás Maduro lidera intención de voto en Venezuela. telesurtv.net El estudio de opinión fue realizado en Caracas, Miranda, Falcón, Zulia, Mérida, Táchira, Portuguesa, Barinas, Guárico, Anzoátegui, Nueva Esparta, Sucre, Monagas y Bolívar.

teleSUR, odr, YSM (2024-06-03). Ataque de Israel deja cuatro muertos en Nuseirat, Gaza. telesurtv.net El ataque se ejecutó contra a la familia Abu Nar en la calle 20 del campamento de Nuseirat, con aviones de combate de Israel.

teleSUR, bcb, JCM (2024-06-03). Ejército israelí asesina a dos adolescentes en Cisjordania. telesurtv.net El Ministerio de Sanidad palestino informó sobre el fallecimiento de Ahmed Ashraf Walid Hamidat, de 16 años. En tanto, Muhamad al Bitar, de 17, falleció este domingo en un hospital de Jerusalén.

teleSUR, odr, YSM (2024-06-03). Aumentan a 37 los postulados para elecciones presidenciales en Irán. telesurtv.net El lunes será el ultimo día para realizar el acto de inscripción.

Yorgos Mitralias (2024-06-03). Even if it avoids civil war, Israel's final crisis looks cataclysmic! cadtm.org

Branko Marcetic (2024-06-03). Biden Should Stop Attacking the International Criminal Court. cadtm.org The ICC seeking arrest warrants for Israeli leaders is a major step forward for international law. US officials' attacks on the ICC are a major step backward for US global standing.
| I've had some elected leaders speak to me and be very blunt: 'This court [the International Criminal Court] is built for Africa and for thugs like Putin,' is what one senior leader told me."
| It's hard to know what's more extraordinary: yesterday's announcement by International Criminal Court (ICC) prosecutor Karim (…) | – | /…

Eric Toussaint (2024-06-03). G7: Whether or not to maintain the suspension of Ukrainian debt payments. cadtm.org Why is the G7 discussing Ukraine's debt?
| For more than a year, the leaders of the main powers allied against Russia following its invasion of Ukraine have been debating at the G7 (Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the United Kingdom and the United States), but they have been unable to reach agreement on how to finance the war and the reconstruction of Ukraine.
| It should be noted that as part of the sanctions imposed by NATO members, the Russian Federation's financial assets in Western (…) | – | / | <...

english.almanar.com.lb (2024-06-03). Israeli Aggression on Positions in Vicinity of Aleppo Claims Number of Civilian Martyrs. english.almanar.com.lb A number of civilians were martyred at dawn on Monday in an Israeli missile aggression that targeted a number of points in vicinity of Aleppo city. "At approximately 00: 20 a.m. at dawn on Monday, the Israeli enemy launched an aerial attack with missiles from a direction of southeast Aleppo, targeting a number of points in …

english.almanar.com.lb (2024-06-03). Israeli media outlets report gun shooting at a car and a bus in southern Al-Khalil (Hebron), occupied West Bank. english.almanar.com.lb

english.almanar.com.lb (2024-06-03). Islamic Resistance fighters targeted a gathering of Israeli enemy soldiers at Khallet Wardeh with rocket weapons, hitting it directly: statement. english.almanar.com.lb

english.almanar.com.lb (2024-06-03). Imam Khamenei: Al-Aqsa Flood Operation to Seal Fate of 'Israel', Hamas & Hezbollah Poised for Victory. english.almanar.com.lb In a powerful speech marking the anniversary of Imam Khomeini's passing, His Eminence Imam Sayyed Ali Khamenei declared that the recent Al-Aqsa Flood operation carried out by Palestinians has cornered the Israeli entity, leading it down a path towards destruction and elimination. The moment when Imam Khamenei entered the Mausoleum of Imam Khomeini to …

english.almanar.com.lb (2024-06-03). Resistance Rises: IOF Arrest Dozens in West Bank Amidst Confrontations. english.almanar.com.lb Reports from Palestinian media outlets indicate that Israeli occupation forces (IOF) have arrested dozens of Palestinian youths in the West Bank amidst escalating tensions. In the town of Dura, south of al-Khalil, at least seven youths were detained after their homes were raided and searched by the IOF. Simultaneously, a widespread arrest campaign was conducted …

english.almanar.com.lb (2024-06-03). Al-Manar correspondent: Israeli warplanes launch a series of raids on the Abu Rashid region, in Western Bekaa. english.almanar.com.lb

english.almanar.com.lb (2024-06-03). Sirens sounded in Upper Galilee for fear of drone infiltration: Israeli media. english.almanar.com.lb

english.almanar.com.lb (2024-06-03). Bloodshed Continues: 21 Palestinians Martyred in Ongoing Israeli Aggression on Gaza Strip. english.almanar.com.lb On the 241st day of the ongoing Israeli aggression against the Gaza Strip, 21 Palestinian citizens were martyred in separate raids by occupation warplanes and artillery on the central and southern regions. The relentless attacks have left devastation in their wake, with many families mourning the loss of loved ones. Another day of grief …

newarab (2024-06-03). Gaza rocked by Israeli attacks as US ceasefire deal discussed. newarab.com Gaza faced a wave of Israeli attacks throughout Monday, including incursions near Khan Younis and around Gaza City, as the UN said over half of the enclave's buildings have been destroyed. | Palestinian media confirmed on Monday the killing of six Palestinians, mostly women and children, as a result of an Israeli bombardment that targeted a house in the Bureij refugee camp in the central Gaza Strip. | The Emergency Municipal Committee in northern Gaza announced on Sunday that the

newarab (2024-06-03). Israel PM Netanyahu backs away from Biden's Gaza ceasefire plan. newarab.com Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has backed away from the Israel's war cabinet met late on Sunday to discuss the

newarab (2024-06-03). Palestinians in Gaza look forward to Biden's ceasefire plan. newarab.com Between hope, fear, and anxiety, Palestinians in Biden's initiative includes three stages: The first stage consists of a comprehensive ceasefire with the Israeli army withdrawing from populated areas, allowing the displaced to return to the…

newarab (2024-06-03). Israel pounds Gaza after Biden outlines ceasefire plan. newarab.com Israeli forces hammered Shortly after Biden's announcement,

newarab (2024-06-03). Chile joins South African case against Israel at top UN court. newarab.com Chilean President Gabriel Boric said on Saturday that his country was joining South Africa in its case at the International Court of Justice accusing Israel of "genocide" in its Speaking to the National Congress, Boric decried the "catastrophic humanitarian situation" in Gaza and called for "a firm response from the international community." | "Chile will become a party to and support the case that South Africa presented against Israel before the International Court of Justice in The Hague," Boric…

newarab (2024-06-03). UK ministers say arms exports to Israel will continue. newarab.com The UK has once again concluded that it will not suspend arms exports to Israel, after reviewing a further three months of the Israeli military's The latest review examined Israel's bombardment of the enclave until 24 April, including the "The business secretary has therefore decided our position on export licences remains unchanged. This is consistent wi…

newarab (2024-06-03). Israel pounds Gaza as mediators urge Israel, Hamas accept truce. newarab.com

newarab (2024-06-03). Could Netanyahu ditch Israeli far-right for Biden's Gaza deal. newarab.com

newarab (2024-06-03). Iran's acting top diplomat visits Beirut in first official visit. newarab.com Iran's acting foreign minister arrived in Iran's state-run IRNA news agency reported that Ali Bagheri Kani would visit Lebanon and then Syria "to meet with the two countries' officials as well as the officials of the resistance front to discuss ways to counter (Israel)." |

newarab (2024-06-03). Half of Jewish Israelis back occupying Gaza after war: poll. newarab.com

newarab (2024-06-03). Israel's high court begins hearing on Haredi conscription. newarab.com A panel of justices on The nine-justice panel, led by Interim Chief Justice Uzi Fogelman, heard from Israeli government's private council, which is arguing against the intervention of the Represen…

newarab (2024-06-03). Maldives to ban Israelis to protest Gaza war. newarab.com The Indian Ocean nation of the Maldives will ban Israelis from the The Maldives, a tiny Islamic republic of more than 1,000 strategically

newarab (2024-06-03). Children, women killed in another night of deadly Gaza attacks. newarab.com The Israeli military continued its attacks on Gaza for the 241st consecutive day, targeting various areas of the Strip with airstrikes and artillery shelling. | Palestinian media confirmed on Monday the killing of six Palestinians, mostly women and children, as a result of an Israeli bombardment that targeted a house in the Bureij refugee camp in the central Gaza Strip. | The Emergency Municipal Committee in northern Gaza announced on Sunday that the

newarab (2024-06-03). Azmi Bishara: Biden's speech puts Netanyahu in awkward position. newarab.com There is now an American conviction that the war in Gaza must end, said Dr. Azmi Bishara, general director of the Arab Center for Research and Policy Studies, following In a new interview aired Friday evening on The New Arab's affiliated Al-Araby TV, Bishara emphasized the significance of U.S. President Joe Biden's address, noting the optics of Biden presenting the Israeli initiative from the White House, and of adding his interpretation…

newarab (2024-06-03). Dutch MPs call for inquiry into Israel spying on ICC lawyers. newarab.com Local Dutch MPs are calling on the government to launch a probe into reports that Israel spied on and intimidated lawyers at the An

newarab (2024-06-03). Israel accepts Biden's Gaza deal, calls it flawed. newarab.com An aide to Prime Minister In an interview with Britain's Sunday Times, Ophir Falk, Netanyahu's chief foreign policy advisor, said Biden's proposal was "a deal we agreed to—it's not a good deal, but we dearl…

newarab (2024-06-03). UK Labour replaces Faiza Shaheen with member of pro-Israel JLM. newarab.com The Tatle…

newarab (2024-06-03). Hezbollah says strikes Israeli bases as clashes intensify. newarab.com Hezbollah, a Hamas ally, has traded The border clashes have intensified, and on Sunday, Hezbollah "bombarded… th…

newarab (2024-06-03). Twelve Iran-linked fighters killed in Israeli strike in Syria. newarab.com At least 12 pro-regime fighters were killed in an overnight "Twelve pro-Iranian fighters of Syrian and foreign nationalities were killed, according to an initial tally, in an Israeli air strike on a position in the town of Hayyan, north of Aleppo, setting off strong explosions in a factory," the Syrian Observatory f…

newarab (2024-06-03). Rafah UNRWA shelters 'empty' as Gazans flee Israeli onslaught. newarab.com

newarab (2024-06-03). Zelensky hits at Israel as Saudi 'boycotts' Ukraine conference. newarab.com

newarab (2024-06-03). Dortmund inks deal with arms firm linked to Israel exports. newarab.com The Bundesliga side signed a three-year advertising agreement with Israel's

newarab (2024-06-03). Indian opposition leader returns to jail after vote ends. newarab.com A top opponent of Indian Prime Minister His expected return to prison comes as Modi looks set to win a third straight

newarab (2024-06-03). Turkish strikes in Syria kill 4 wounds 11, Kurdish group says. newarab.com The strikes on areas held by the

newarab (2024-06-03). Indonesia ready to send peacekeepers, medical staff to Gaza. newarab.com US President

newarab (2024-06-03). Claudia Sheinbaum becomes Mexico's first woman president. newarab.com Claudia Sheinbaum was elected Flag-waving supporters sang and danced to mariachi music in celebration of the ruling party candidate's victory, in a nation where around ten women or girls are murdered every day. | "I want to thank millions of Mexican women and men who decided to vote…

newarab (2024-06-03). KDP rejoins Kurdistan general elections amid new date talks. newarab.com The Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) announced on Sunday that it will participate in the upcoming Elections in Iraqi Kurdistan, initially scheduled for late 2022, faced repeated delays due to disputes between the KDP and the Patriotic U…

newarab (2024-06-03). Iran's ex-President Ahmadinejad to run in presidential election. newarab.com Iran's hard-line former President The populist former leader's registration pressures Supreme Leader

newarab (2024-06-03). Saudi Arabia takes orders for new Aramco share sale. newarab.com The Saudi government may sell up to a 0.7 percent stake in the world's top oil exporter. The deal's banks will take orders through Thursday, and the price will be the follow…

newarab (2024-06-03). Kuwait's emir names Sheikh Sabah as new crown prince. newarab.com

newarab (2024-06-03). Jordan releases first photos of pregnant Princess Rajwa. newarab.com

newarab (2024-06-03). Iran ex-IRGC officer sanctioned by US launches presidential bid. newarab.com

newarab (2024-06-03). Iran condemns EU sanctions over drone programme. newarab.com The

presstv.ir (2024-06-03). Belgian police break up pro-Palestinian demo outside Israeli embassy. presstv.ir Police break up a protest by several hundred pro-Palestinian demonstrators, calling for a ceasefire outside the Israeli embassy in Brussels.

presstv.ir (2024-06-03). Islamic Resistance in Iraq hits 'vital target' in Haifa with drones. presstv.ir The Islamic Resistance in Iraq hits an Israeli "vital target" in the port city of Haifa with drones.

presstv.ir (2024-06-03). Wounded Palestinians evacuated as Israeli forces press Rafah offensive. presstv.ir Wounded Palestinians were evacuated by ambulance teams in Rafah as Israeli tanks continue probing attacks across the southern Gaza city.

presstv.ir (2024-06-03). US official pressured to resign over Powerpoint on mothers starving in Gaza. presstv.ir A former contractor with the US Agency for International Development (USAID) said he was forced to resign after his presentation focused on declining maternal health in Gaza was canceled by leadership.

presstv.ir (2024-06-03). Over 20 killed in Israeli strikes on Gaza refugee camps, homes. presstv.ir Israeli warplanes conduct fresh air raids on several areas across the Gaza Strip, killing at least 22 Palestinians.

presstv.ir (2024-06-03). Israel arrests Palestinian reporter amid regime's crackdown on journalists. presstv.ir Israeli forces arrest a Palestinian journalist after summoning her for interrogation.

presstv.ir (2024-06-03). Official: Israeli forces destroyed 50,000 housing units in northern Gaza. presstv.ir A Palestinian official says Israeli forces have destroyed 50,000 housing units in the northern part of Gaza.

presstv.ir (2024-06-03). 'UK denies visas to injured Gaza children, opens doors to Ukrainians'. presstv.ir The UK refuses to issue visas for Palestinian children who could seek treatment in the country but accepts injured Ukrainian minors, a report says.

presstv.ir (2024-06-03). Qatar, Saudi Arabia condemn Israeli bill branding UNRWA 'terrorist group'. presstv.ir Qatar and Saudi Arabia have condemned the Israeli parliament for its effort to brand the United Nations agency for Palestinian refugees, UNRWA, as a "terrorist group," as condemnations continue to mount over the move.

presstv.ir (2024-06-03). Israel's airstrike on Syria's Aleppo causes casualties, material damage. presstv.ir Israel's new airstrike on Syria's northwestern city of Aleppo causes casualties and some material damage.

presstv.ir (2024-06-03). Iran an invincible power, any military option against it off the table: IRGC. presstv.ir The IRGC chief commander says any possible option of war against Iran is null and off the table.

presstv.ir (2024-06-03). Israeli airstrike kills two civilians in southern Lebanon. presstv.ir An Israeli military has killed two people in an area in southern Lebanon, as fighting intensified between the Tel Aviv regime and Hezbollah resistance movement.

presstv.ir (2024-06-03). UN chief says 'horror' in Gaza must stop after deadly Rafah strikes. presstv.ir The UN secretary-general condemns Israel's deadly May 26 air strikes on Rafah, calling for the horror and suffering to stop immediately.

presstv.ir (2024-06-03). 120 bodies recovered in Gaza refugee camp after Israeli forces withdrew. presstv.ir Palestinian rescue teams have recovered 50 more bodies from the rubble in the Jabalia refugee camp, bringing the total number of bodies uncovered there to 120, two days after the withdrawal of Israeli forces from the area.

presstv.ir (2024-06-03). Paris police teargas pro-Palestine demonstrators. presstv.ir The May 26 attack on a displacement camp in a designated safe zone northwest of Rafah killed at least 45 people.

presstv.ir (2024-06-03). Pakistan battles forest fires amidst heat wave. presstv.ir Authorities in Pakistan battled forest fires in multiple areas, including the capital Islamabad, on Friday (May 31) as the country grappled with heat waves and dry weather.

presstv.ir (2024-06-03). 'Imam Khomeini's ideals still inspiring global liberation movements'. presstv.ir Iran's General Staff says Imam Khomeini's ideals are inspiring liberation movements around the world.

presstv.ir (2024-06-03). 'We're all Palestinians, we're all Gazans': Peaceful march in Dakar. presstv.ir Hundreds of Senegalese gathered in support of Palestine in Dakar for an event called the Peaceful March.

presstv.ir (2024-06-03). Islamic Resistance in Lebanon 'anchor of regional stability': Iran's acting FM. presstv.ir Iran's Acting Foreign Minister Ali Bagheri Kani describes the Islamic Resistance in Lebanon as the "anchor of peace and stability" in West Asia.

presstv.ir (2024-06-03). IAEA's anti-Iran resolution can deteriorate situation: Russian envoy. presstv.ir A senior Russian diplomat warns against severe repercussions of any resolution by the IAEA's Board of Governors against Iran.

presstv.ir (2024-06-03). Claudia Sheinbaum becomes Mexico's first woman president. presstv.ir Claudia Sheinbaum win a landslide victory in Mexico's presidential election, becoming the country's first woman president.

presstv.ir (2024-06-03). Iran elections: More candidates throw hats into ring on final day of registration. presstv.ir More candidates file their nominations for Iran's upcoming presidential elections on the fifth and final day of registration.

presstv.ir (2024-06-03). New NATO: US, Japan, S Korea set to conduct massive war games. presstv.ir The United States, Japan and South Korea agree to hold new massive military exercises in the Asia-Pacific this summer, amid concerns over US attempts to militarize the region.

presstv.ir (2024-06-03). Iran summons Chinese envoy over support for 'baseless' claims on trio islands. presstv.ir The Iranian Foreign Ministry summons China's ambassador to Tehran to protest Beijing's support for "baseless claims" about three Iranian islands in the Persian Gulf.

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2024-05-17: News Headlines

Naledi Pandor, Mondoweiss. (2024-05-17). South Africa FM: 'We Will Not Rest Until Palestine's Freedom Is Realized'. popularresistance.org South Africa is of the view that the international community has an obligation to find a comprehensive and just resolution to the Palestinian issue. So far, the traditional approach to conflict resolution has failed to achieve peace in the Israel—Palestine conflict. It is possible that a different approach, one that uses a human rights perspective on conflict resolution, could produce what the old approach could not. | A human rights approach asserts that the principles and practices enshrined in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, including equality and non-discrimination, participation, inclusion,…

Michael Arria, Mondoweiss. (2024-05-17). Biden Is Sending Israel Another $1 Billion In Weapons. popularresistance.org Congressional aides say that the Biden administration will send Israel another $1 billion in weapons and ammunition. The package includes roughly $700 million for tank ammunition, $500 million for tactical vehicles, and $60 million in mortar rounds. | The move comes amid rising tensions over a potential military invasion of Rafah, a town in Southern Gaza. | The story was first reported by the Wall Street Journal. | This is the first arms shipment The White House has announced since it paused a shipment of 2,000-pound bombs to Israel last week. In an interview with CNN Biden admitted that "Civilians have been kill…

Brett Wilkins, Consortium News. (2024-05-17). Anti-Zionist Historian Ilan Pappé Detained By FBI. popularresistance.org In what one observer called "a whole new level of insanity and paranoia," renowned Israeli historian and professor Ilan Pappé — a staunch critic of Zionism — was detained and interrogated this week by Federal Bureau of Investigation agents as he entered the United States at Detroit's airport. | In a Wednesday Facebook post, Pappé said that he was questioned by F.B.I. agents for two hours after arriving at Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport on Monday. | He wrote: | "The two-men team were not abusive or rude, I should say, but their questions were really out of the world! Am I a Hamas supporter?

Staff, Middle East Eye. (2024-05-17). South Africa Asks ICJ To Order Israel To Halt Rafah Offensive. popularresistance.org South Africa asked the International Court of Justice (ICJ) on Thursday to order Israel to halt its Rafah offensive, and argued that the assault posed a risk to "the very survival of Palestinians in Gaza." | South Africa's ambassador to the Netherlands, Vusi Madonsela, asked the court in his opening remarks to "do what it can to stop the genocide," which he said had "shocked the conscience of humanity." | He added that South Africa's fourth submission to the court was triggered not only by the assault on Rafah but by an intensification of the Israeli assault across Gaza in the last few days.

Ron Kampeas, Jewish Telegraphic Agency. (2024-05-17). In A First, Jewish Biden Administration Staffer Resigns Over War In Gaza. popularresistance.org At first glance, the chalkboard sign looked like any of the others standing in front of Washington D.C.'s many restaurants and cafes. | But instead of advertising espresso or sandwiches, this one — across the street from a federal government building — displayed only one thing: the number of Palestinians killed in Israel's war with Hamas, along with the words "Remember the people of Gaza." | When it was taken down earlier this month after being vandalized, that number had passed 34,000 — a statistic quoted often in pro-Palestinian advocacy. But what made the blackboard different from the campus…

Kit Klarenberg, MintPress News. (2024-05-17). Leaked Docs Reveal British Intelligence's Exploitation Of Palestinian Refugees. popularresistance.org Leaked files obtained by MintPress News detail the intensive interest taken in Palestinians both within and without the country by British intelligence operatives and Foreign Office-funded and directed cutouts over many years. Collectively, the material leaves little room for doubt that the British government has long sought to covertly surveil, infiltrate, and manipulate Palestinians for malign ends while exploiting their suffering to serve London's geopolitical objectives. | Throughout the Syrian proxy conflict, British intelligence ran expansive psychological warfare programs, targeting the local population an…

Shawn Musgrave, Black Agenda Report. (2024-05-17). Even Biden's Lawyers Urge The White House To Change Course On Gaza. popularresistance.org In a message to Attorney General Merrick Garland and other senior officials this week, federal government attorneys invoked British abolitionist William Wilberforce: "You may choose to look the other way, but you can never say again that you did not know." | The letter , drafted by unnamed legal and policy staff at more than two dozen federal agencies, argues that the U.S. is violating domestic and international law by providing a steady stream of weapons to Israel despite evidence of war crimes in Gaza. Drawing comparisons to the infamous "torture memos," which were drafted by government lawyers to provide cover…

Mary Jo McConahay, Progressive. (2024-05-17). Genocide Trial In Guatemala Brings Memories Of Israel's Role In Killings. popularresistance.org As the genocide trial of retired Guatemalan General Benedicto Lucas Garcia unfolds in a courtroom in Guatemala City, Indigenous Maya witnesses—some in strained voices or reduced to tears—describe the killing methods used by soldiers. A woman in a woven huipil blouse grabs her chest and inclines forward to show how her mother was shot point blank. A man who was fourteen when troops came upon his family cleaning their cornfield points to his forehead and a spot above his right ear where a soldier shot his father "in front of me." Another woman closes her fingers like the head of an ax and brings it down…

Natalia Marques, People's Dispatch. (2024-05-17). University Of California Workers Vote To Authorize A Strike. popularresistance.org On May 15, United Auto Workers Local 4811, which represents 48,000 student workers across the University of California campuses, voted to authorize a strike following police and administrative repression of pro-Palestine students staging Gaza Solidarity Encampments. | Strike authorization votes took place from May 13 to May 15. Workers voted in favor of striking by a landslide of 79%. There is currently no fixed date for a strike, but the vote empowers the union's executive board to call a strike at any time. | Were Local 4811 to strike, it would be the first strike in history to be called for Palestinian liberat…

Staff (2024-05-17). Hamas urges Arab states to force Israel for Gaza ceasefire. muslimmirror.com By Muslim Mirror Staff Hamas has called on Arab countries to "compel" Israel to end its offensive in Gaza after Arab heads of state meeting in Bahrain demanded an "immediate and permanent ceasefire". In a statement, the Palestinian group urged "brotherly Arab states to take the necessary measures to compel the (Israeli) occupation to stop …

aljazeera (2024-05-17). Israel rejects South Africa's ICJ plea for Rafah attack halt. aljazeera.com Israel has told the International Court of Justice it rejects South Africa's attempt to stop the assault on Rafah.

Reuters (2024-05-17). 'Israel must be stopped' in Gaza, South Africa tells World Court. scmp.com The two days of hearings at the International Court of Justice are part of a case brought by South Africa accusing Israel of genocide.

MEE staff (2024-05-17). Hezbollah launches drones at Israel following Thursday assassination. middleeasteye.net Hezbollah launches drones at Israel following Thursday assassination | Israel is expected to present its defence over new hearings ordered by the International Court of Justice | | Smoke rising above the northern Israeli town of Metula following an attack from Lebanon amid cross-border fighting betwe…

albawaba (2024-05-17). South African delegation urges ICJ to stop Israeli genocide in Gaza. albawaba.com ALBAWABA- The South African delegation at the International Court of Justice has made a bold statement, accusing Israel of being an apartheid regime committing genocide in Gaza. They assert that the Court entertains the authority to intervene and halt the ongoing conflict under the Law on the Prevention of Genocide.According to the delegation, Israel's actions, enabled by decades of impunity, have led to the current dire situation in Gaza. They argue that legal circumstances justify their demand for new temporary measures to address the deteriorating situation.Highlighting the importance of Egypt's participation…

aljazeera (2024-05-17). 'Liars!', Israeli official heckled at ICJ genocide hearing. aljazeera.com An Israeli official was interrupted by a heckler as she spoke at the International Court of Justice.

Finian Cunningham (2024-05-17). Is the U.S. blackmailing India over assassination allegations to be more hostile toward China and Russia? dissidentvoice.org The United States and its Western allies have stepped up a media campaign to accuse India of running an assassination policy targeting expatriate dissidents. The government of Narendra Modi, India's prime minister, has furiously denied the allegations, saying there is no such policy. Nevertheless, the American Biden administration as well as Canada, Britain and Australia …

Staff (2024-05-17). Headlines for May 17, 2024. democracynow.org "We Don't Want Ships. We Want Safety": Displaced Gazans Reject U.S. Pier; U.N. Calls for Land Access, Spain Bars Ships with Weapons For Israel; 13 Foreign Ministers Warn Against Israel's Rafah Assault, "Israel's Genocide Has Reached New and Horrific Stage": South Africa Requests Urgent ICJ Intervention, Police Raid and Arrest Students at Gaza Solidarity Encampments at UC Berkeley, DePaul University, WaPo: Billionaires and Execs Urged Eric Adams to Send Police to Columbia's Gaza Encampment, SCOTUS Overrules Challenge to Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, NYT: Upsi…

Staff (2024-05-17). Israeli army intercepts Hezbollah drones fired from Lebanon. haaretz.com Hezbollah claims responsibility for combat drones launch toward Western Galilee ‚ñ Israel accuses South Africa of false claims in ICJ genocide case ‚ñ Israeli soldier killed in accidental explosion near Gaza ‚ñ IDF announces two Thai hostages killed on Oct. 7; bodies held in Gaza ‚ñ Three Israeli soldiers wounded in drone explosion in Metula, one seriously ‚ñ Hezbollah reports two members killed in southern Lebanon ‚ñ Arab League countries call for international force in Gaza, WB, until two-state solution…

WSWS (2024-05-17). Call for industrial action to halt Gaza genocide stifled at Australian university union meeting. wsws.org The motion called for a black ban and cessation of work on all university research, education or other projects linked to the Israeli military or otherwise assisting the genocide in Gaza.

greenleft.org.au (2024-05-17). Video: How union power should be mobilised against Israel's genocide. greenleft.org.au

Editor (2024-05-17). May 17, 2024. sitrepworld.info Cad é sin don té sin — Caladh Nua Mario Savio's Call to Arms: "Put Your Bodies Upon the Gears and Upon the Wheels" by Mike Whitney The Hill's cheap, cowardly shot at people of conscience who support Palestine, by Don Hank PalChron Day 223 — New ICJ Hearing | Abbas Blames Hamas | More Soldiers Killed, Injured 'Most Thorough Legal Analysis' Yet Concludes Israel Committing Genocide in Gaza, by Yves Smith, Jessica Corbett Israel's Brutal Rafah Invasion, Interview with Student Protestors, and More — Richard Medhurst (Video) MoA: The Al-Aqsa Flood Operation Is — Despi…

Joe Walsh (2024-05-17). Sinn Fein to Defy UK Ban on Israeli Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions and Attack Labour's 'do Nothing Position in the Face of Genocide'. bylinetimes.com

Stephen F. Eisenman (2024-05-17). Can Jews be Nazis? counterpunch.org For many people, the question is inflammatory. The crimes of the German Nazis were of such magnitude that comparison with any other historical violence is invidious. The genocide of the Jews was deliberate and methodical and intended to eliminate every last one. The goal was the same with the Romani and Sinti people. By comparison, the Israelis — currently accused of genocide — are rank amateurs. They have so far killed some 35,000 Palestinians in Gaza out of a population of 2.3 million.

MEE staff (2024-05-17). Watch in full: Israel asks ICJ to reject South Africa's request that it end Rafah offensive. middleeasteye.net

MEE staff (2024-05-17). Watch live: Israel asks ICJ to reject South Africa's request that it end Rafah offensive. middleeasteye.net

Khaled Ghannam (2024-05-17). The Cat Dakwar. greenleft.org.au Khaled Ghannam tells his story, inspired by events in eastern Rafah last week, when 25 families followed a street cat to safety during an Israeli bombing attack.

newleftreview (2024-05-17). Richard Beck: Bidenism Abroad. newleftreview.org Panoramic survey of US foreign policy as Washington attempts to maintain its global hegemony in conditions of faltering growth. Containing China, confronting Russia, driving decarbonization: each of Biden's stated aims has been beset by insoluble contradictions from the outset, Richard Beck argues, now compounded by Israel's punitive war on Gaza.

teleSUR (2024-05-17). Israeli Bombings Kill Two Lebanese Children. telesurenglish.net On Friday, the Lebanese National News Agency (ANN) reported that Israeli bombings against the town of Najjarieh left five Lebanese dead, including two children. | RELATED: | Jewish state fighters bombed a facility and a municipal van in Najjarieh. Initially, the Lebanese children were seriously injured and soon after lost their lives. | The Israeli aircraft also attacked several points in the neighboring Al Zahra…

Jim McMahan (2024-05-17). Israel — Base of Western imperialism. workers.org Seattle The U.S. has always enlisted Israel as a militarized pawn to protect its oil interests in the region. This has been the position of the Workers World Party since it held perhaps the only demonstration in the U.S. against Israel's infamous six-day war in 1967. In that blitzkrieg, Israel, . . . |

Editor (2024-05-17). Israel: State of denial. mronline.org The lies. The packs of lies—deliberate, filthy, and deadly.

noemail (2024-05-17). Soccer-FIFA Congress to choose Women's World Cup host, Palestine FA urges Israel suspension. devdiscourse.com Soccer's world body FIFA convened its annual Congress on Friday, where it heard a Palestinian call for the suspension of Israel's football federation over the war in Gaza ahead of a vote to decide the host of the 2027 Women's World Cup. The meeting in Bangkok brought together delegates of 211 member associations and is headlined by the vote on the host of the Women's World Cup, with Brazil up against the joint bid of Belgium, Netherlands and Germany (BNG).

Mohamed Mandour (2024-05-17). Attacks, arrests, threats, censorship: The high risks of reporting the Israel-Gaza war. cpj.org Since the Israel-Gaza war began on October 7, journalists and media across the region have faced a hostile environment that has made reporting on the war exceptionally challenging. In addition to documenting the growing tally of journalists killed and injured, CPJ's research has found multiple kinds of incidents of journalists being targeted while carrying out…

albawaba (2024-05-17). Al-Qassam brigades lure Israeli engineering force, detonate anti-personnel device. albawaba.com ALBAWABA- The Al-Qassam Brigades have claimed responsibility for luring an Israeli engineering force and detonating an anti-personnel device upon their arrival. The incident took place on George Street near Al-Tabaeen Mosque, east of the city of Rafah, in the southern Gaza Strip.In their statement, the Al-Qassam Brigades stated that they lured a Zionist engineering force and detonated an explosive device, resulting in casualties, east of the city of Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip.According to Israeli media reports, sirens are sounding in Maflasim and Nir Am in the northern Gaza Strip. The Israeli Army has ackno…

aljazeera (2024-05-17). FIFA delays decision on Palestinian request to ban Israel amid Gaza war. aljazeera.com Governing body to seek legal advice after calls for Israel's 'immediate' suspension from international football.

aljazeera (2024-05-17). Republicans in US House pass bill pushing Biden to send weapons to Israel. aljazeera.com The act is not expected to become law, but its passage shows the depth of the divide in the US over Israel policy.

albawaba (2024-05-17). Hezbollah targets two Israeli military-industrial facilities. albawaba.com ALBAWABA- Lebanese Hezbollah fighters announced an air attack using drones targeted industrial facilities belonging to the Israeli Ministry of War. The attack focused on the "Elbit" military industries company and the "David Cohen" factory in "Tel Hai" (north of Kiryat Shmona). The David Cohen factory specializes in producing electronic systems for the Israeli army.According to the Hezbollah Resistance, they successfully targeted spy equipment carried on a crane in Tallet Al-Tayhat with precise weapons, resulting in its destruction.Hezbollah Resistance in Lebanon further announced that they targeted an Israeli en…

| Name (2024-05-17). Journalist casualties in the Israel-Gaza war. cpj.org

Staff (2024-05-17). "Resist the Normalization of Evil": Israeli Reporter Amira Hass on Palestine & the Role of Journalism. democracynow.org Our guest is the Haaretz correspondent Amira Hass, the only Israeli Jewish journalist to have spent 30 years living in and reporting from Gaza and the West Bank. She is the recipient of the 2024 Columbia Journalism Award, and on Wednesday she addressed the graduating class of the Columbia Journalism School in New York City. Hass discusses the ongoing Israeli war on Gaza, why journalists should "resist the normalization of evil and injustice," Israel's recent censorship of Al Jazeera, its maintenance of a strict apartheid system, its complete rejection of the prospect of Palestinian statehood and…

aljazeera (2024-05-17). As Israel attacked Gaza's north, 26 members of his family were wiped out. aljazeera.com Surviving Assalia family members are trying to flee Jabalia as Israeli forces return – but they don't know where to go.

Yossi Verter (2024-05-17). Netanyahu has the upper hand in the only war that matters to him: Staying in power. haaretz.com Anyone who claims that the Israeli prime minister doesn't have a strategy is wrong: Political survival above all else ‚ñ How one casual remark summed up the tragedy of Israel's handling of the Gaza war…

Danna Frank (2024-05-17). 'Everyone I ever knew is now in Israel. Not one acquaintance remained in St. Petersburg'. haaretz.com This week at Ben Gurion Airport: A Russian transplant who feels a sense of commitment to Israel, and three siblings who are divided between Israel, the U.S. and the Netherlands…

Urban CNY News (2024-05-17). Syracuse University Administration-Encampment Meeting. urbancny.com Syracuse University sent an email to students taking part in the protest the following represents "our response to their concerns." According to the University. | The Email ends with, "the University expects you to bring the encampment to a close." | Dear Students: | As senior staff in Syracuse University's Student Experience Division, we write to follow up on the meeting you requested with us, held on Monday (May 13). Although we have areas of disagreement, we share a concern for the ongoing loss of life on all sides in the Israel/Hamas war and recognize its impact on members of our community. | With respect…

Arjun Singh (2024-05-17). What Will It Take For Israel To End Its War? levernews.com

| Namedoja Daoud (2024-05-17). Arrests of Palestinian journalists since start of Israel-Gaza war. Doja Daoud

Amir Tibon (2024-05-17). U.S. ambassador: We've been saying for months Israel needs a plan for post-Hamas Gaza. haaretz.com Ambassador Jack Lew tells Haaretz that Israel must address the question of who runs Gaza after the war. He adds that the Israeli military operation in Rafah has so far not crossed the line drawn by U.S. President Joe Biden…

greenleft.org.au (2024-05-17). 'Cut ties with Israel' picketers tell Bisalloy Steel. greenleft.org.au

MEE staff (2024-05-17). US billionaires joined Whatsapp group to 'change Israel narrative'. middleeasteye.net US billionaires joined Whatsapp group to 'change Israel narrative' | Business leaders spoke to senior Israeli officials and New York mayor during Columbia encampment, according to Washington Post | | Pro-Palestinian student protestors wave a Palestinian flag on the front steps of Hamilton Hall at Col…

WSWS (2024-05-17). Anti-Zionist Israeli historian Ilan Pappé stopped and interrogated at Detroit airport. wsws.org Federal agents grilled Pappé about his political views and copied the contents of his cellphone.

Jeffrey St. Clair (2024-05-17). Follow the Missiles. counterpunch.org Since October 7, the Biden administration has approved more than 100 Foreign Military Sales arms transfers to Israel. Two of the shipments used an emergency authority to circumvent Congressional review. The surge of weapons transfers to Israel began in early October and so much material was being shipped that the Pentagon had a difficult time finding enough cargo aircraft to deliver them.

Amos Harel (2024-05-17). 'True Vietnamization': Netanyahu's strategic impasse on Gaza drives increasingly public dissent. haaretz.com Netanyahu toed the far-right line of Ben-Gvir and Smotrich when he promoted the idea of Israeli military rule in the Gaza Strip ‚ñ In the IDF, officers are preoccupied by the question of promotions — and dismissals…

Canadians for Justice, Peace in the Middle East (2024-05-17). Canada Sanctions on Extremist Settlers Give Israeli Government a Pass. globalresearch.ca

Dani Bar On (2024-05-17). 'In Hamas captivity, I met girls who said: We will not be able to cope with what we endured'. haaretz.com The result to date of hours of testimony by freed Israeli captives filmed by the Government Press Office is a 14-minute public service-like clip. But nothing can dim the horrors recounted by the former hostages…

Kristina Jovanovski (2024-05-17). Turks and Israelis Lose out Over Trade Ban. themedialine.org

Haymarket Books, JVP, more (2024-05-17). Thursday 5/23: Break the Bonds!: Divest from Israel Bonds, Invest in Freedom Teach-in. indybay.org Online teach-in / webinar…

Eve Ottenberg (2024-05-17). Iran and Israel Need to Talk. counterpunch.org It's now been about four weeks since Iranian missiles filled Israeli skies, as humanity held its breath for nuclear war and possible extinction. If that strikes you as hyperbole, consider this: Had Israel suffered great damage, the war could have gone nuclear, and don't think for a minute that Russia and China would allow their

Daniel Warner (2024-05-17). Israel as a Jewish Nation-State and Antisemitism. counterpunch.org "Judaism cannot be separated from Israel. Zionism is, simply put, the manifestation of that belief," stated a recent message from Jewish students at Columbia University. Israel's politics are closely intertwined with its religious beliefs. Since 2018, Israel legally considers itself a Jewish nation-state with no separation between religion and politics. That explains why Israelis consider

Ramzy Baroud (2024-05-17). The Ideological Coup: How Disciples of Kahane Became the New Face of Israel. counterpunch.org Throughout history, fringe religious Zionist parties have had limited success in achieving the kind of electoral victories that would allow them an actual share in the country's political decision-making. The impressive number of 17 seats won by Israel's extremist religious party, Shas, in the 1999 elections, was a watershed moment in the history of these

Jason Ditz (2024-05-17). Israeli Airstrikes in Southern Lebanon Kill Three, Including Two Children. news.antiwar.com Israeli forces targeted a series of "infrastructure" sites in southern Lebanon today, going after compounds belonging to Hezbollah's aerial defense system on the grounds that they pose a threat to Israeli aircraft. The strikes hit the villages of Najjiriyeh and Addousiyeh, both just south of the coastal city of Sidon. This is just over 18 …

Ileana Ferrer Fonte (2024-05-17). Gaza occupation may cost Israel billions of dollars. plenglish.com Tel Aviv, May 17 (Prensa Latina) The permanent occupation of the Gaza Strip, which the international community has rejected, will cost Israel 20 billion shekels a year (about 5.4 billion dollars), Ynet posted on Friday.

| Namemohamed Mandour (2024-05-17). Attacks, arrests, threats, censorship: The high risks of reporting the Israel-Gaza war. Mohamed Mandour

Matt Orfalea (2024-05-17). When Israel Bombed AP's Gaza Office. globalresearch.ca

Pablo Rafael Fuentes (2024-05-17). Ocupación de Gaza costará miles de millones de dólares a Israel. radiohc.cu La Habana, 17 may (RHC) La ocupación permanente de la Franja de Gaza, rechazada por la comunidad internacional, costará a Israel 20 mil millones de séqueles anuales (unos cinco mil 400 millones de dólares), reveló hoy el portal noticioso Ynet.

WSWS (2024-05-17). Israel expands Rafah slaughter. wsws.org Gallant's ability to declare an expansion of the ground operation in Rafah is due above all to the green light given by the imperialists in Washington, Berlin, and elsewhere to the Netanyahu government. Late Tuesday, the Biden administration confirmed it plans to dispatch over $1 billion of weaponry and other military equipment to Israel.

cpj.org (2024-05-17). Journalist casualties in the Israel-Gaza war. cpj.org Editor's notes: The list below is CPJ's most recent and preliminary account of journalist deaths in the war. Our database will not include all of these casualties until we have completed further investigations into the circumstances surrounding them. For more information, read our FAQ. The Israel-Gaza war has taken a severe toll on journalists since…

WSWS (2024-05-17). Anti-Zionist Israeli historian Ilan Pappé stopped and interrogated at Detroit airport. wsws.org Federal agents grilled Pappé about his political views and copied the contents of his cellphone…

Ben Samuels (2024-05-17). U.S. House passes contentious bill forcing Biden to deliver paused bomb shipment to Israel. haaretz.com White House has already said it will veto the 'profoundly unserious' legislation if it makes its way to the president's desk…

Melvin Goodman (2024-05-17). Friedman, Biden and US Weapons Sales to Israel. counterpunch.org In a long oped on Sunday titled "Biden's Error in Pausing Military Aid," Thomas Friedman buys into Israeli propaganda that describes Iran as an "existential threat," and harshly denigrates President Joe Biden for announcing a pause in U.S. weapons sales to Israel. Friedman is critical of Biden for announcing the pause in the transfer of

Martha Grevatt (2024-05-17). Cleveland: After encampment, struggle continues. workers.org Cleveland After 11 defiant days, students at Case Western Reserve University closed down their Palestine Solidarity Encampment on May 9. Activists from the Palestinian community and the progressive movement assisted in a well-organized and disciplined take-down. Nevertheless, CWRU President Eric Kaler reiterated his threats that students who participated in the . . . |

A Guest Author (2024-05-17). Abuse of Palestinian prisoners 'a crime that surpasses all limits'. workers.org This statement was issued by the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine Office of Martyrs, Prisoners, and Wounded on May 11, 2024. The international institutions, especially the Red Cross, are completely complicit in these heinous crimes. What has been revealed about secret detention centers where brutal practices are committed . . . |

Michael Hudson (2024-05-17). Seven Features of Ancient Enterprise. counterpunch.org There are multiple differences between antiquity's economic practices and those of the modern world, and these should be borne in mind when considering the changing context for enterprise through the centuries. Whereas modern business largely operates on credit, in archaic and classical times handicraft workshops were located on basically self-sufficient landed estates, including those of

Encampment for Palestine Continues (2024-05-17). Creator of Olympic Black Power Statue Encourages SJSU Students on Nakba Day. indybay.org San Jose State students continue with the pro-Palestine encampment, even after University administration has chastised them insisting they leave. On May 15, Nakba Day, a large crowd of students rallied at the encampment in front of the Olympic Black Power Statue.

Encampment for Palestine Continues (2024-05-17). Creator of Olympic Black Power Statu