No to War and Sanctions on Iran

17th October 2012 Mr. Li Baodong Ambassador Permanent Mission of the People’s Republic of China to the UN 350 East 35th Street, Manhattan, New York, NY 10016, USA   Your Excellency, Sub: No to War and Sanctions on Iran Citizens International and Universal Justice Network are seriously concerned about the threats of an illegal war…

Restore Press TV Broadcasts in Europe

                                                                                    Press Statement 20th October 2012 Restore Press TV Broadcasts in Europe   Universal Justice Network and Citizens International strongly protest the unilateral stopping of broadcasts of the prestigious Press TV and several other Iranian satellite channels in Europe by the service providers, Eutelsat SA and Arqiva.  The reasons given for terminating the…

Crime of the Century

by Robert Scheer posted by Truthout Forget Bernie Madoff and Enron’s Ken Lay—they were mere amateurs in financial crime. The current Libor interest rate scandal, involving hundreds of trillions in international derivatives trade, shows how the really big boys play. And these guys will most likely not do the time because their kind rewrites the…

Major Church’s Near Move to Divest Signals Beginning of the End for Status Quo in Israel

by Robert Naiman posted by Thuthout Thursday night, by what the Christian Science Monitor called the “thinnestof margins” the General Assembly of the 1.9 million member Presbyterian Church USA failed to approve a resolution requiring the church to divest its $20 million investments in Caterpillar, Motorola, and Hewlett-Packard over the ties of these companies to…

Six Palestinian minors sentenced up to 12 years in prison by Israeli military court

posted 27th June 2012 by Middle East Monitor Six Palestinian minors have been handed prison sentences between five and twelve years by an Israeli military court in the West Bank. Hassan Shobeitaah, the Palestinian official responsible for monitoring Israeli aggression against prisoners, said that an Israeli Military Court in the West Bank city of Jenin…