HRC Op-Ed In The Hill Times: Scrutiny Needed On Reworked Iran Nuclear Deal

HRC’s Op-Ed was published in The Hill Times on Thursday, May 19, 2022 In the summer of 2015, the Islamic Republic of Iran signed a nuclear deal with some of the world’s largest powers, agreeing to halt its nuclear program in exchange for sanctions relief. The deal, called the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), […]

The EU’s Confused Distinction Between Hezbollah’s Military and Political Wing

Despite vehement assertions by the terror group Hezbollah that “Hezbollah is a single large organization, we have no wings that are separate from one another”, the EU maintained an artificial distinction between Hezbollah’s military and political wing, listing only its “military wing” as a terrorist entity. As the Times of Israel points out: The EU’s […]

EU Blacklists Hezbollah’s Military Wing

The EU has finally listed Hezbollah as a terrorist organization, joining the USA, Canada and Israel. As the Globe and Mail reported, Britain and the Netherlands have long exerted pressure on the EU to list Hezbollah. The blacklisting of Hezbollah’s “military wing” opens the way for EU governments to freeze any assets Hezbollah’s military wing […]

EU Slams Falk as Biased at UNHRC. Will Media Take Note?

The Jerusalem Post reports the European Union took a strong stand against United Nations Human Rights Council special rapporteur Richard Falk, denouncing as inaccurate and biased a report against Israel which he delivered to the body in Geneva on Monday. “The EU continues to regret the unbalanced mandate of the Special Rapporteur and is also concerned […]

Bulgarian Foreign Minister to EU: Sanction Hezbollah

Pressure on the EU is mounting to declare Hezbollah a terror entity. The Times of Israel reports a senior Bulgarian official on Monday called on the European Union to adopt harsher measures against Hezbollah in light of his country’s finding that the Lebanese Shiite group was responsible for a terror attack that killed five Israelis […]