Category Archives: Genocide denial

Palestinicide(s) by Denijal Jegić

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The refusal to discuss Israel as potentially genocidal is another documentation of the academic, political, and legal dehumanization of Palestinians, since acknowledging, or even elaborating on, the exercise of a genocide against a people presupposes the inclusion of this people into the category of humanity. The disregard for Palestinian lives, however, is not an event, but a structure deeply embedded in Euro-American cultures, in which Palestinians cannot be considered victims, or, being worthy of genocidal extermination.

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Netanyahu compares Israel to settler colonialists on Middle East Monitor

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The Israeli prime minister dismissed criticism of Israel as an occupying country as “nonsense”.  The comments made in the company of Likud officials on Sunday and reported by Israeli sources puts the Israeli premier at odds with international law and the rest of the world which views Israel’s presence in the West Bank and Gaza as a military occupation.In comments that further reveal Netanyahu’s extreme position, the prime minister said that “empires have conquered and replaced entire populations and no one is talking about it.”

Continue reading at https://www.middleeastmonitor.com/20181106-netanyahu-compares-israel-to-settler-colonialists/

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UN genocide official warned not to be complicit in Israel’s crimes on The Electronic Intifada

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Pressure has continued to mount on organizers of a major international conference on genocide to move the venue from Jerusalem… One of the scheduled conference speakers is Adama Dieng, special adviser on the prevention of genocide to UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon. Last month, more than two dozen civil society and human rights groups from around the world published a letter urging Dieng to withdraw from the conference… Dieng did not respond to The Electronic Intifada’s requests for comment.

Continue reading at https://electronicintifada.net/blogs/rania-khalek/un-genocide-official-warned-not-be-complicit-israels-crimes

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