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Islands Belong To Sea Not People:Japan X Taiwan Discussion

A discussion among youth between the Green parties of Taiwan and Japan

Hasegawa Uigo, 中翻英: 張菀渝

7/26, a talk session event "Islands belong to sea not people" was held in Kyoto. This is a talk between the young's of Green Party Taiwan and Green Party Japan.

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The agony of Gaza – What price is the right of self-defence?

by Kennedy Graham

As I write, the conflict in Gaza has seen yet another ceasefire deal squandered, with more death and destruction. Israel has repeatedly claimed its right to self-defence as justification for ‘Operation Protective Edge’. That claim is supported by leading Western powers, including the US, EU and UK.

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The Asia-Pacific Greens Federation calls upon the Japanese Government to uphold Article 9

On July 1, 2014, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's cabinet reinterpreted the constitution's Article 9 "peace clause" contrary to it's original intent and empowered Japan's military to take belligerent action against other countries, increasing Japan’s risk of bloody conflict in the future.

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Kennedy Graham's speech on the Government motion on the situation in Gaza

Israel justifies its actions in Gaza in the name of self-defence. The inherent right of self-defence, sanctioned in international law for several centuries now, does not justify what Israel is currently doing in Gaza. Most jurists around the world are describing the Israeli actions as an excessive use of force and a violation of humanitarian law.
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Israeli Ground Invasion an Aggressive Action

by Kennedy Graham

My comment a week ago on the Israel-Gaza situation occasioned considerable comment, supportive and critical.  No surprise; on such an important and sensitive issue, personal opinions run deep, including mine.

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NZ Govt needs to call for Israel to halt air strikes

The New Zealand Government must push for Israel to stop its campaign of terror in Gaza, the Green Party said today.
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Japan Cabinet reinterprets Article 9

Greens Japan Steering Committee, 2014/07/01 

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New Zealand Greens Leadership in Kampala Amendment Ratification

Leadership by the Greens for the criminalisation of acts of aggression arising from the illegal use of force in international relations.
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