cig_control June 10, 2019

Miss Iraq Sarah Idan (right) and her family were targeted with death threats after she posed with Miss Israel Adar Gandelsman (left) to publicize their friendship in an Instagram post, on November 13, 2017. GENEVA, June 5, 2019 — UN Watch announced today that Miss Iraq Sarah Idan, who faced death threats for posting a […]

cig_control June 8, 2019

Where is the outcry against this hate fest? You might expect to see signs calling for the massacre of Jews on the streets of Tehran or Gaza City. But last Friday, May 31, 2019, they showed up in downtown Toronto in the presence of 100 police officers who did nothing to stop them. Similar sentiments […]

cig_control June 3, 2019

About 500 Al Quds supporters took to public space outside the University Ave. courthouse to spew their anti-Israel vitriol Saturday afternoon. Their unpermitted hatefest continued as they blocked University Ave. marching north accompanied by a phalanx of Toronto Police officers on bikes, on horses and on foot. By my count there were upwards of 100 […]

cig_control May 31, 2019

Israeli lawmakers voted to dissolve parliament early on Thursday, paving the way for a new election after veteran Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu failed to form a coalition government before a midnight deadline. The ballot is widely expected to take place on September 17, the second this year. It represented unprecedented upheaval, commentators said, even in […]

cig_control May 30, 2019

BERLIN (JTA) – It is dangerous to identify publicly as Jewish in Germany, including wearing a kippah, Germany’s commissioner on anti-Semitism said. In a wide-ranging interview, Felix Klein told the Berliner Morgenpost on May 24 that he could not recommend that Jews wear a kippah everywhere and any time in Germany. He also said public […]

cig_control May 29, 2019

GENEVA, May 22, 2019 — The annual assembly of the UN’s World Health Organization today voted 96 to 11 for a resolution—co-sponsored by the Arab bloc and the Palestinian delegation—that singled out Israel over “Health conditions in the occupied Palestinian territory, including east Jerusalem, and in the occupied Syrian Golan.” Unlike previous years, Germany for […]

cig_control May 28, 2019

GENEVA, May 27, 2019 – The most courageous world leader in defending the equal rights of Israelis and Jews on the international stage is the 2019 recipient of UN Watch’s Moral Courage Award, the human rights group announced today. The winner, Stephen Harper, served as Prime Minister of Canada for nearly a decade, from 2006 […]

cig_control May 23, 2019

The Jewish Defence League successfully isolated and marginalized the anti Israel gangs that attempted to disrupt the Annual Walk with Israel event within the Jewish Community. The Jewish Defence League had a lot of support from the Jewish community at the Walk for Israel, and also used professional sound systems to drown out any of […]