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CIR extends sincere condolences upon passing of Moulana Ihsaan Hendricks

Council on International Relations is deeply pained and extends sincere condolences to the South Africa people, and the family of of Moulana Ihsaan Hendricks who died on Friday night at the age of 54 years, after struggling with ill health. Moulana Ihsaan Hendricks was the president of the Muslim Judicial Council, National Director of the […]

CIR denounces International silence toward Israeli piracy against breaking siege flotillas

Council on International Relations – Palestine (CIR) denounced the international silence toward the Israeli occupation’s encroachment and piracy against the flotillas trying to break 12 years-long siege imposed on Gaza. In a statement issued on Monday, the council said that this silence reflects global complicity against the rights of the Palestinian people, including freedom of […]

CIR deplores international silence over Israeli crimes in Khan AlAhmar

Council on International Relations (CIR) depolored the international silence over the Israeli violations in the village of Al Khan Al Ahmar, east of the occupied Jerusalem. The Council said in a statement issued on Sunday that what the occupation’s actions is a continuation of the crime of ethnic cleansing practiced against the Palestinian people for […]

CIR demands Russia to explain celebrating Russia Day in Jerusalem

Council on International Relations – Palestine deplored the intention of the Russian Embassy to organize a ceremony on Russia Day in the occupied Jerusalem. The Council said in a statement issued on Tuesday that this unprecedented step contradicts with the official Russian position not to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of “Israel”, especially at this […]

CIR: Between killing of Razan and the American veto, international community unable to stop Israel’s crimes

Council on International Relations – Palestine condemned the inability of the international community to stop the ongoing Israeli occupation crimes against the Palestinian people and the United States’ support for these crimes by using the veto for every resolution condemning it. The Council said in a statement issued on Saturday that not standing in the […]

CIR: Swiss Foreign Minister’s statements undermine UNRWA’s role

Council on International Relations – Palestine condemned the remarks made by Swiss Foreign Minister Ignazio Cassis, in which he pointed out that the UNRWA poses a “problem” by holding an “unrealistic” dream about the return of all refugees. The Council said in a statement issued Friday: “We are surprised by the statements of the Swiss […]

CIR: South Africa to withdrew ambassador to “Israel” important step amid global inaction towards Israeli crimes

Council on International Relations – Palestine praised the position of the Government of South Africa, which withdrew its ambassador to “Israel” after the bloody massacre committed by the Israeli occupation forces in Gaza. The Council said in a statement issued on Tuesday that this position is an important step amid the global inaction toward the […]