Operation Protective Edge
July 14, 2015, 12:00 am
WHEN the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) voted last week to condemn Israel for its actions during Operation Protective Edge, it did so despite a high-level military delegation finding that “Israel took extraordinary efforts to avoid civilian casualties” during the conflict.
September 12, 2014, 12:00 am
MESSAGES of peace resonated through St Kilda Town Hall for Magen David Adom’s (MDA) appeal dinner in Melbourne this week as inspirational speakers, Mohammed Al-Hadid, of the Jordan National Red Crescent Society (JNRCS), and MDA’s Uri Shacham, shared their experiences providing humanitarian aid.
By ZOE KRON
September 11, 2014, 9:57 am
WITH Rosh Hashanah fast approaching, Jews the world over are preparing to join with their families to celebrate the High Holy Days. Heralding the new year, they will gather round dining tables to recite kiddush, dip apple in honey and enjoy a festive meal. And then just a few days later, they will come together again to both start and break the annual Yom Kippur fast.