Tag Archive: International Law

The Hypocrisy of US Calling for Enforcement of International Law – TRNN Transcript

PAUL JAY, SENIOR EDITOR, TRNN: Welcome to The Real News Network. I’m Paul Jay. And welcome to this week’s episode of The Ratner Report with Michael Ratner, who now joins us from New York City. Michael is president emeritus at the Center…
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UN Report: Israel Committed Unprecedented Devastation and Killings in 2014 Gaza War – TRNN Transcript

DESVARIEUX: So Michael, we have this UN report that came out about the war between Gaza and Israel back in the summer of 2014. I know you’ve been tracking it quite closely. What are some highlights? What have you picked…
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International War Crimes, Palestine

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UN Report: Israel Committed Unprecedented Devastation and Killings in 2014 Gaza War – TRNN Video Link

Next step: Palestine submits thousands of pages documenting Israeli war crimes to the International Criminal Court; if the prosecutor fails to act, legitimacy of the court will further erode, says CCR’s Michael Ratner.

International War Crimes, Palestine

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UN’s Investigation of Israel Should Go Beyond War Crimes to Genocide – TRNN Transcript

RATNER: The news is really, for me, particularly heartbreaking. It’s about Gaza, Israel’s assault on Gaza. And today I want to talk about Israel, but particularly its criminality–its war crimes, genocide, crimes against humanity, and apartheid. Of course, it’s a…
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International War Crimes, Palestine

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Important Revelations In New Leaks of CIA Torture Report – TRNN Video Link

Michael Ratner says that leaked portions of the Senate Select Committee Report obtained by Al Jazeera and McClatchy show clear evidence of torture by the CIA and other US officials authorizing it or engaging in it

Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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ECCHR: A Remarkable Human Rights Organization for Difficult Times – 2013 Annual Report Introduction – PDF

ECCHR: A Remarkable Human Rights Organization for Difficult Times ECCHR is an incredibly dynamic, vibrant and cutting edge human rights organization — and it has achieved that in less than six years. Walk into its large, light filled loft in…
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International War Crimes

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American Raids in Libya & Somalia Expose Military Lawlessness – TRNN Transcript

Michael Ratner: The U.S violates international law with kidnappings and armed attacks in sovereign countries. MICHAEL RATNER, PRESIDENT EMERITUS, CENTER FOR CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHTS: It’s good to be with you, Jessica, and The Real News. DESVARIEUX: Michael, what are you working…
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International War Crimes

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US Attack On Syria Violates International Law – TRNN Transcript

Michael Ratner: Without UN approval US attack on Syria violates international law. Thank you so much for joining us, Michael. So, Michael, the Obama administration is continuing this push for intervention in Syria. They’re working on getting approval from Congress….
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International War Crimes

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