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Jul 27, 2014

Israel Says Its Forces Did Not Kill Palestinians Sheltering at U.N. School

Israel and Hamas went back and forth on cease-fire proposals as Israel sought to bolster its claim that it was not responsible for deaths at a United Nations school on Thursday... #Israel #Hamas #Gaza Strip

Jul 27, 2014

Israel Says Its Forces Did Not Kill Palestinians Sheltering at U.N. School

Israel and Hamas went back and forth on cease-fire proposals as Israel sought to bolster its claim that it was not responsible for deaths at a United Nations school on Thursday... #Israel #Hamas #Gaza Strip

Jul 26, 2014

UN studies formal Palestinian plea for a protectorate

While Secretary of State John Kerry continues to pursue a cease-fire in Gaza—and Hamas rockets continue to rain down on Israel--the United Nations is looking over a proposal from Palestinian Authority chief Mahmoud Abbas—now known formally at the U.N... #Mahmoud Abbas #Israel #United Nations #John Kerry #Palestine #Hamas #Palestinian Authority #George Russell

Jul 27, 2014

Israel Says Its Forces Did Not Kill Palestinians Sheltering at U.N. School

Israel and Hamas went back and forth on cease-fire proposals as Israel sought to bolster its claim that it was not responsible for deaths at a United Nations school on Thursday... #Israel #Hamas #Gaza Strip

Jul 26, 2014

UN studies formal Palestinian plea for a protectorate

While Secretary of State John Kerry continues to pursue a cease-fire in Gaza—and Hamas rockets continue to rain down on Israel--the United Nations is looking over a proposal from Palestinian Authority chief Mahmoud Abbas—now known formally at the U.N... #Mahmoud Abbas #Israel #United Nations #John Kerry #Palestine #Hamas #Palestinian Authority #George Russell

Jul 22, 2014

Courts Issue Conflicting Rulings On Obamacare Tax Credits: Which One Got It Right?

In this corner, established in 1891, weighing in with 14 active judges and calling Richmond, VA, home is the Fourth District Court of Appeals. And in this corner, established in 1893, weighing in with 11 active judges and calling our nation's capital... #Richmond, VA #United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia

Jul 23, 2014

Clinton Urges Strong Stand Over Flight 17

Former U.S. President Bill Clinton paid tribute to Australia's efforts to persuade the United Nations Security Council to agree to a resolution condemning the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 and urged other countries not to back down... #United Nations #Malaysia Airlines

Jul 24, 2014

ISIS militants order female genital mutilation in northern Iraq: U.N.

Terrorists have ordered all girls and women living in and around Iraq’s northern city of Mosul to undergo female genital mutilation, the United Nations said on Thursday... #Iraq #United Nations #Mosul

Jul 22, 2014

Monitors claim rebels still tampering with Malaysia Airlines crash site despute UN resolution

An international monitoring group has charged that pro-Russia rebels are continuing to tamper with the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 in apparent defiance of a United Nations resolution that called for professional investigators to have un... #United Nations #Malaysia Airlines

Jul 21, 2014

U.N. Security Council unanimously approves probe of crash in Ukraine

The United Nations Security Council, increasing pressure on Russia over the downing of a jetliner of Ukraine, adopted a resolution Monday calling for investigators to have unfettered access to the crash site and demanding a cease-fire in the area... #U N Security Council #United Nations