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CIR Congratulates ICRC on 156th anniversary of foundation

Council on International Relations – Palestine (CIR) congratulated the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and all its staff on the 156th anniversary of foundation, wishing them more success, progress and prosperity for the benefit of all peoples. In a letter sent to head of the ICRC sub-delegation in Gaza, Mr. Guislain Defurne, the […]

CIR values call of Human Rights Office to account settlers for their criminal acts

Council for International Relations – Palestine (CIR) valued a statement issued by the Human Rights Office calling for holding accountable those responsible for Israeli settler violence against Palestinians. The Council said in a statement issued on Wednesday that settler crimes reached an unprecedented level against the Palestinians in 2018. The Council said that violence by […]

CIR: Bolton visit to Jerusalem will not legitimize its occupation

Council on International Relations – Palestine denounced the visit of US national security adviser John Bolton to Jerusalem, considering it an attempt to legitimize its decades-old occupation. The council said in a statement on Monday that Bolton’s visit to the Western Wall and tunnels under the Al-Aqsa Mosque was to encourage and legitimize the plans […]

CIR Condemns Australia’s recognition of Jerusalem as capital of Israeli occupation

Council for International Relations – Palestine (CIR) condemns Australia’s recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of the Israeli occupation, saying it is a provocative and dangerous step that would further complicate the current situation and instability in the region. In a statement issued on Sunday, the CIR said the timing of the Australian recognition comes in […]

CIR: Palestinian people still deprived of their basic rights because of Israeli occupation

On World Human Rights Day CIR: Palestinian people still deprived of their basic rights because of Israeli occupation The Palestinian people are still deprived of their human rights because of the continued occupation, crimes, siege and aggressions, the Council on International Relations said in a statement issued on Monday. The Council said that the International […]

CIR: Celebrating the world with this day requires more solidarity, support for our people

Statement by Council on International Relations on the International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People CIR: Celebrating the world with this day requires more solidarity and support for our people On 29 November of each year, the world celebrates the International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People in accordance with the resolution adopted […]

CIR condemns international stance supporting Israeli crimes against Palestinians

Council on International Relations – Palestine (CIR) condemned the international stance towards the Israeli assault against the Palestinians through the last two days. This international position encouraged “Israel” to get further with committing more crimes of destroying press offices and civilian buildings, the council said Wednesday in a statement. The council condemned the failure of […]