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UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet is seen on a giant screen delivering her speech remotely at the opening of a UN Human Rights Council emergency meeting on occupied Palestinian territory including East Jerusalem, in Geneva, Switzerland, 27 May 2021, FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP via Getty Images

UN Human Rights Council to investigate Israel’s rights violations against Palestinians

In a historic resolution that follows years of work by Palestinians and human rights defenders around the world, the right’s body moves to investigate Israel’s grave human rights violations against Palestinians on both sides of the Green Line.

Palestinian journalists report on the Al-Jalaa Tower, which housed a number of international press offices, and was demolished by an Israeli airstrike, Gaza Strip, 15 May 2021, MOHAMMED ABED/AFP via Getty Images

Gaza journalists under fire: Holding Israel accountable for targeting media

The Palestinian Center for Development and Media Freedoms (MADA) condemns Israel’s targeting of journalists and media outlets in Gaza, warning that impunity has provided incentive for crimes committed against Palestinian media.

Israeli forces detain a Palestinian at the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood, during a protest in response to the Israeli government's plan to force some Palestinian families out of their homes in East Jerusalem, 5 May 2021, Mostafa Alkharouf/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images

Facebook and Twitter must immediately stop censoring Palestinian content

Rights groups call on Facebook and Twitter to cease their systematic removal of Palestinian online content, and highlight content takedowns as part of a wider pattern of consistent censorship of pro-Palestinian voices.