On 15.5.2013, the Chief Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC), Mrs. Fatou Bensouda, held an informal meeting with state representatives of the group Friends of the ICC, Tom Gal, our representative to the Human Rights Committee attended this meeting. Click here for her briefing.
IAJLJ continues to fight for the release of Ouda Tarabin.
IAJLJ demands from the High Commissioner in Geneva to remove Richard Falk, the UN Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Palestinian territories occupied since 1967, from his position due to on going shameful statements.see letter from April 25.
WHERE WAS THE PRESIDENT WHEN HE WAS SUPPOSEDLY IN ISRAEL?
By Alyza D. Lewin (the writer is the president of the American Association of Jewish Lawyers and Jurists)
The case is Zivotofsky v. Secretary of State, and it involves the right of a Jerusalem-born American citizen to self-identify as born in “Israel” on his or her U.S. passport and birth certificate.
For the full article - click here
Human Rights 22nd Session:
As Israel is a non-cooperative state at the Human Rights Council, the IAJLJ sent to the Council the following documents:
· International Fact-Finding Mission on Israeli Settlements in the Occupied Palestinian Territory.
URGENT address to the High Commissioner for Hunam Rights in Geneva - Dr. Pillay to condemn the illegal shooting from Gaza to Israel
IAJLJ protests against the Arab Lawyer Union's action (ALU bestowed an honorary to the family of the female suicide bomber who perpetrated the attack on Maxim restaurant in Haifa in 2003) including addressing the UN, asking to deny the ALU from its NGO status.
|Appeal to the Minister of Justice in Malmo due to the ongoing anti-Semitic occurrences.||October 24, 2012|
|Address to the French Minister of Interior||October 6, 2012|
|Address to the Ministry of Justice in Hungary regarding the increasing anti-Semitism and lack of legal means to stop and enforce it.||August 13, 2012|
|IAJLJ calls the Secretary General to the UN to exercise his power according to Article 99 to the UN charter, concerning Iran||Aug 2012|
|IAJLJ addresses the President of the Security Council concerning Iran||Aug 2012|
|Anti-Semitism in Hungary - a letter to the Minister of Justice||Aug 2012|
|IAJLJ praises the President of France for his speech at the ceremony commemorating 70 years since the Winter Velodrome incident||Aug 2012|
|Tarabin – IAJLJ keeps on fighting for the release of Tarabin and on July 20th addressed all Egyptian embassies world wide demanding to set him free.||July 20, 2012|
|Holocaust Denial statements by Parliament member||May, 2012|
|Dadkhah's sentence||May, 2012|
|Response from the Office of the High Comissioner for Human Rights (recieved on October 2, 2012. Relevant parts to IAJLJ's initial address re-Ali Dakha are highlighted)||October 2,2012|
|The 4th Geneva Summit for Human Rights and Democracy,
Summary by Gavriel Mairone
|March 13, 2012|
|IAJLJ calls upon Israel’s Attorney General to order an immediate investigation regarding the assault of the Arab workers at the Malha shopping center in Jerusalem.||March 25, 2012|
|Murder in Toulouse - IAJLJ reacts to the horrific murder||March 19, 2012|
|Item 9 – Durban Follow up, IAJLJ at the UN in Geneva, Statement by our representative –Adv. Tom Gal
-Link to VIDEO
|March 20, 2012|
|Item 7 – General Debate, IAJLJ at the UN in Geneva, IAJLJ call Israelis and Palestinians to renew negotiations - (statement by our representative – Adv. Tom Gal)
-Link to VIDEO
|March 19, 2012|
|Human Rights Council 19th Session- Item 4 – Interactive Dialogue with COI on Syria
-Link to VIDEO
|IAJLJ takes a stand re-extreme religious elements||January 2012|
|IAJLJ takes action against Iranian leaders’ on going calls for the annihilation of the State of Israel||December 2011|
|Resolutions as adopted at the Berlin Conference||November 2011|
|Address to President Obama regarding Mr. Jonathan Pollard||
|- Resolution concerning Mr. Jonathan Pollard||
|Protest Letter to the Prime Minister of the Hellenic Republic, September 2010||September 2010|
|--> Address to the Secretary of State re-Achmadinijad’s visit in NYC||September 2010|
|--> Address to the UN Secretary General re-Achmadinijad’s appearance at the 2010 UN’s General Assembly||September 2010|
|Resolutions as adopted at the London Conference||July 2010|
|- Reply from the Red Cross|
|April to August 2009|
|Statement on the appointment of a Commission of Enquiry by the UN Human Rights Council with regard to the events of the recent conflict in the Gaza Strip||April 2009|
|Petition regarding John Dugard, by Anne Bayefsky||March 2008|
|Written Statement Submitted to Sixth special session of UN Human Rights Committee||January 23, 2008|
|Resolutions as adopted at the 13th congress||November 10, 2007|
|Urgent address to the Europian Parliament - by Adv. Daniel Lack||August 26, 2007|
|Statement at the 4rd Session of the Human Rights Council||March 2007|
|Condemnation of Holocaust Denial Conference in Egypt||29 January, 2007|
|Referral of Iranian President on the Charge of Incitement to Commit Genocide||December 2006|
|Statement at the 3rd Session of the Human Rights Council||1 December 2006|
|Resolution of the IAJLJ at the end of the "Remember Budapest Conference"||November 2006|
|Legal facts-finding mission regarding the conflict in Lebanon||November 2006|
|Statement to the HRC Commission on Lebanon||October 2006|
|Correspondence Between IAJLJ and UN Organs - First HRC Special Session||July 2006|
|Statement Concerning the Prosecution of David Irving in Austria||March 2006|
|Resolution adopted at the IAJLJ's Conference||November 2005|
|Russia - Rumours, Anti-Semitism and Public Responsibility||July 2005|
|Statements - 61st session of the HRC||March 2005|
|Comments to the ICJ's Attacks on Justice Report||February 2005|
|Statements - 59th session of the HRC||Winter 2003|
|Policy Statement||April 24, 2002|
|Policy Statement||April 5, 2002|
|Policy Statement||April 2, 2002|
|Policy Statement||March 22, 2002|
|Policy Statement||August 29, 2001|
|Policy Statement||July 18, 2001|
|Policy Statement||March, 2001|
|Policy Statement - November 20, 2000||November 20, 2000|
|Policy Statement - October 17, 2000||October 17, 2000|
We are pleased to announce that the World Jewish Congress reaffirmed the IAJLJ 's membership as an affiliated association in its election conference.
The IAJLJ and AAJLJ recruits new American lawyers to the association!!!
**JOIN US NOW**
comming soon - Justice n. 52...
April 22; Ouda Tarabin went on Hunger Strike. IAJLJ recruits its members, world wide, and addresses Egyptian ambassadors asking for his immediate release. see letter from April 25, 2013.