Watchdog Calls on UN Chief to Clarify Remarks Comparing Israel’s Shalit to Hamas Terrorists

PRESS RELEASE GENEVA, Oct. 18 – A Geneva-based watchdog group called on UN chief Ban Ki-moon to clarify remarks made today that seemed to draw a moral equivalence between the imprisonment of Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit and Hamas terrorists. “I am very encouraged by the prisoner exchange today after many …

Issue 267: UN Watch Meets Red Cross to Petition for Release of Shalit, Hold Hamas Accountable for Violating International Law

GENEVA, December 10, 2010 — As demonstrators worldwide today called for the release of captured Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit, UN Watch Executive Director Hillel Neuer visited with the International Committee of the Red Cross headquarters in Geneva to present a petition urging that Hamas abide by the minimal …

NGO Meets Red Cross to Petition for Release of Shalit, Hold Hamas Accountable for Violating International Law

PRESS RELEASE GENEVA, December 10, 2010 — As demonstrators worldwide today called for the release of captured Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit, UN Watch Executive Director Hillel Neuer visited with the International Committee of the Red Cross headquarters in Geneva to present a petition urging that Hamas abide by …

Father of Israeli captive Gilad Shalit addresses Gazans through U.N. testimony

PRESS RELEASE Geneva, July 6, 2009 — Noam Shalit, father of Israel captive Gilad Shalit, delivered the following testimony today before the UN fact-finding mission on the Gaza conflict.   *********** Oral Testimony of Noam Shalit, Father of Kidnapped Israeli Soldier Gilad Shalit To UN Fact Finding Mission …