The Gaza war blurs the diplomatic and humanitarian role of the United Nations |

Two wars in two years, those in Ukraine and Gaza, measure the most exhausting and demanding period for the UN since the beginning of the century, when the war in Iraq shocked the world (and definitively illuminated the new global disorder of jihadist terrorism). The old mechanism of the right of veto has made the … Read more

Spain finalizes sanctions for a first group of 12 violent Israeli settlers | Spain

The Spanish Government has already begun the procedures to impose sanctions on a first group of 12 violent Israeli settlers, as announced this Monday by the Minister of Foreign Affairs, José Manuel Albares, before the Joint Congress-Senate Commission. These settlers, who have harassed and attacked the Palestinian population in the West Bank to force them … Read more

The United States launches humanitarian aid to Gaza from the air for the first time |

“We do not yet know the details of what has happened, but what we do know at the moment is that it appears that civilians have been injured and killed trying to obtain food for their severely malnourished children. “That can’t happen.” Samantha Power, the head of the United States Department of Humanitarian Aid (USAID), … Read more

War between Israel and Gaza: summary of 03/02/2024 |

US Vice President Kamala Harris plans to meet with Israeli Minister Benny Gantz at the White House this coming Monday, in the midst of negotiations to achieve a temporary ceasefire and increase the flow of aid to Gaza. Given the difficulty—and Israel’s obstacles—in bringing it by land, the United States has joined other countries and … Read more

The Gaza war blurs the diplomatic and humanitarian role of the United Nations |

Two wars in two years, those in Ukraine and Gaza, measure the most exhausting and demanding period for the UN since the beginning of the century, when the war in Iraq shocked the world (and definitively illuminated the new global disorder of jihadist terrorism). The old mechanism of the right of veto has made the … Read more

The United States launches humanitarian aid to Gaza from the air for the first time |

“We do not yet know the details of what has happened, but what we do know at the moment is that it appears that civilians have been injured and killed trying to obtain food for their severely malnourished children. “That can’t happen.” Samantha Power, the head of the United States Department of Humanitarian Aid (USAID), … Read more

The war in Gaza fuels criticism of the ultra-Orthodox’s refusal to serve in the Israeli army |

This Monday marks 150 days of war between Israel and Hamas and the end of the most costly and deadly conflict that Israel has faced since independence in 1948 is not in sight. The country has mobilized more than 300,000 reservists, but the army, with some 170,000 permanent members, needs more troops. No less than … Read more

The chaos and hunger due to Israel’s war multiply the tragedies in Gaza |

A handful of young people pose for the camera in Gaza with their faces covered. They are all men, some with Kalashnikov rifles and others with wooden batons. On their foreheads they wear a band with the words “Popular Protection Committees”, in the style of the militiamen, but much more rustic, a reflection of the … Read more