Category Archives: Israel

Gaza ‘mercenaries’ probe

Gaza ‘mercenaries’ probe Graeme Hosken | 13 August, 2014 00:10 “If South Africans are prosecuted for their involvement in the IDF they must be prosecuted, and also if they are involved in ‘military actions’ for Hamas,” Heitman said. File photo … Continue reading

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SA fighters warned on Gaza

SA fighters warned on Gaza August 3 2014 at 12:06pm By MASOOD BOOMGAARD AP Palestinians look for their belongings in the rubble of houses destroyed in an Israeli strike, in Rafah, southern Gaza Strip. Cape Town – South African authorities … Continue reading

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Blackwater Case Tests DOJ Authority Over Contractors Abroad Share us on:

Blackwater Case Tests DOJ Authority Over Contractors Abroad By Erica Teichert Law360, Washington (June 19, 2014, 4:43 PM ET) — As the trial began this week in Washington federal court against four former Blackwater Worldwide contractors accused of killing 14 … Continue reading

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G4S must end its complicity in Israel’s abuse of child prisoners

Letters G4S must end its complicity in Israel’s abuse of child prisoners The Guardian, Wednesday 4 June 2014 16.00 EDT ‘G4S helps the Israeli Prison Service to run prisons inside Israel that hold prisoners from occupied Palestinian territory,’ campaigners say. … Continue reading

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Desmond Tutu tells G4S to stop supplying to Israel prisons

Desmond Tutu tells G4S to stop supplying to Israel prisons Retired archbishop and directors Mike Leigh and Ken Loach, philosopher Noam Chomsky and barrister Michael Mansfield QC, write open letter to management Rupert Neate The Guardian, Wednesday 4 June 2014 … Continue reading

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Workers score a privatization victory

Workers score a privatization victory Far from a major achievement for the government, last week’s agreement paving the way to sell state-owned Israel Military Industries is a costly sell-out By Meirav Arlosoroff | Apr. 17, 2014 | 1:58 AM IMI … Continue reading

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G4S targeted in Israeli ‘apartheid’ drive

G4S targeted in Israeli ‘apartheid’ drive 24 February 2014 Palestinian tours UK over firm’s illegal detention role The British security corporation G4S today faces heavy pressure to end its contracts with Israel’s prison system, amid new claims over the provision … Continue reading

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G4S contracts in Israeli occupied territories face major investigation

G4S contracts in Israeli occupied territories face major investigation OECD to examine the controversial firm’s alleged supply of surveillance kit Jim Armitage Tuesday 07 January 2014 G4S, the security company which has lurched from crisis to crisis over the past … Continue reading

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Supreme Court defends private security in East Jerusalem

Supreme Court defends private security in East Jerusalem Israel’s highest court rebuffs argument that private guards funded by the Housing Ministry carry out unlawful policing By Elhanan Miller January 7, 2014, 5:18 pm 1 An Israeli security guard (background) looks … Continue reading

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The Israeli Programs That Help The NSA Organize Its Intelligence Data

The Israeli Programs That Help The NSA Organize Its Intelligence Data “We were maybe ahead of the U.S. in giving up our private data, but we’ve also been ahead of them in organizing that data,” says a former member of Israel’s … Continue reading

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