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Jul 14, 2014, 03:00 ET

Cypriot Group Files Historic War Crimes Complaint In Hague Against Turkey Over Occupation Of Northern Cyprus

A coalition of Cypriots, including a European parliamentarian, have filed a criminal complaint against Turkish government officials in the...

Jul 14, 2014, 03:00 ET

Grupo de chipriotas presenta reclamación de crímenes de guerra contra la ocupación turca

- Un grupo de chipriotas presenta reclamación de crímenes de guerra históricos en La Haya contra la ocupación turca de Chipre...

Jul 14, 2014, 03:00 ET

Zyprische Gruppe reicht in Den Haag historische Klage bezüglich Kriegsverbrechen der Türkei bei der Besetzung Nordzyperns ein

-- VERLANGEN NACH ANKLAGEERHEBUNG KOMMT KURZ VOR DEM 40. JAHRESTAG DER TÜRKISCHEN BESETZUNG Eine Koalition von Zyprioten, darunter ein...

Jul 14, 2014, 03:00 ET

Un groupe chypriote dépose à La Haye une plainte historique pour crimes de guerre contre l'occupation du nord de Chypre par la Turquie

- UNE MISE EN ACCUSATION QUI INTERVIENT À LA VEILLE DU 40E ANNIVERSAIRE DE L'OCCUPATION TURQUE Une coalition de citoyens chypriotes,...

Apr 10, 2013, 09:00 ET

Israel-based civil rights group informs Fortune 100 pension giant against divestment proposal

 The Tel Aviv-based civil rights group Shurat HaDin – Israel Law Center has written the Teachers Insurance and Annuity Association...

Dec 17, 2012, 17:33 ET

Shurat Hadin Law Center Wins $338 Million Judgment Against Syrian Government Over Kidnapping Of US Citizens By Kurdish Terrorists PKK

 A Tel-Aviv based law center has represented two families of American citizens in their successful $338 million lawsuit against the government...

Sep 14, 2012, 11:16 ET

Shurat HaDin - Israel Law Center Sues The Warwick Hotel For Hosting Iranian Despot Mahmoud Ahmadinejad

Ground breaking civil rights group calls for The Warwick – and all New York Hotels – to reject terrorism dollars in favor of...

Jul 25, 2012, 11:48 ET

Anti-Terror Powerhouse Shurat Hadin Targets Inmarsat PLC's Aiding of Iran in Defiance of United States Treasury

 Shurat HaDin - Israel Law Center, the organization that built its reputation on hard-fought legal battles and victories against terror...

Sep 14, 2011, 14:32 ET

Jewish Civil Rights Group Warns Columbia University President Over Illegality of Planned Banquet for Iranian Leader

Jewish civil rights group Shurat HaDin - Israel Law Center has sent a warning letter to Columbia University President Lee Bollinger advising him...

Jul 13, 2010, 07:05 ET

Victims of Hezbollah Terrorist Rocket Attacks File Lawsuit Against Al-Jazeera TV in New York Federal Court

On the fourth anniversary of start of the Lebanese-Israeli War, 91 American, Israeli and Canadian victims of Hezbollah rocket attacks have filed an...

Jul 31, 2008, 01:00 ET

Israeli Civil Rights Center Warns US Attorney General: Gaza Boat Organizers Have Violated the Neutrality Act

WASHINGTON, July 31 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Israeli civil rights group, Shurat HaDin, has sent an urgent letter to United States Attorney...

Jul 14, 2008, 01:00 ET

85 Victims of Hizbollah Terrorist Rocket Attacks File Unprecedented Civil Suit Against American Express Bank in New York Court

NEW YORK, July 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Eighty five American, Israeli and Canadian victims of Hizbollah terror attacks have filed an historic civil...

Nov 01, 2007, 01:00 ET

150 Israeli Citizens File Landmark Criminal Prosecution of the WAQF Over Temple Mount Destruction

JERUSALEM, Nov. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- A group of 150 Israeli citizens, which represent a broad cross section of the Israeli public, have initiated...

Sep 09, 2006, 01:00 ET

Families Of Kidnapped Persian Jews Sue Khatami In US Court

NEW YORK, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Seven Jewish-Iranian families have filed suit in an American federal court against former President Mohammad...