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Israel Institute slams racist Malaysian ban on Israeli Paralympic athletes

Israel Institute of New Zealand director, Dr David Cumin, is calling on the International Paralympic Committee to move an upcoming Paralympic event out of …

Book Review: Thou Shalt Innovate

Israel is a nation of 8 million people living on approximately 22,000km2 (half the land area of New Zealand’s Canterbury region), is surrounded by …

Shame, shame, shame on New Zealand

Nobel laureate Elie Wiesel once famously wrote ‘what hurts the victim most is not the cruelty of the oppressor, but the silence of the …

National MP Alfred Ngaro on Israel and 2334

Christmas Eve will mark  two years since New Zealand’s infamous co-sponsorship of United Nations Security Council Resolution 2334. The then National government joined Venezuela …

UN Security Council fails to take action on Hezbollah

Just one fortnight on from the United Nations General Assembly’s failure to pass a resolution condemning Hamas, the Security Council has failed to take …

NZ government’s ‘vile abstention’

Despite a majority in favour of what would have been a historic resolution condemning terror against Israel, it was not adopted because the general …

Is New Zealand morally bankrupt?

A definition of this malady states: “moral bankruptcy is the stage a country or organization reaches when it trades away or violates too many …

Israel Institute demands answers to NZ abstention on important UN vote

Israel Institute of New Zealand director, Dr David Cumin, is demanding to know who was responsible for a ‘bizarre’ decision by New Zealand to …

NZ “aids terror” at UN as US-led resolution condemning Hamas fails

New Zealand voted for a historic United States-led resolution against Hamas terror at the United Nations, along with 87 other countries. There were 36 …

Holding Palestinian leaders to account

Interviewing the Palestinian Authority’s chief negotiator, Saeb Erekat, at the Berlin Foreign Policy Forum for the German media outlet Deutsche Welle, Tim Sebastian asked …

Jonathan Medved, OurCrowd CEO

Jonathan “Jon” Medved, OurCrowd CEO, talks to IINZ co-director, Dr David Cumin. The OurCrowd Global Investor Summit will be held on 07 March, 2019, …

NZ increases support to corrupt UN body

New Zealand has recently announced it will contribute a further $1.5m to the UN Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) in addition to its $1m …

New Zealand participates in “planned assault on Israel” at UN

Last week, the United Nations General Assembly’s decolonization committee, which includes all 193 member states, adopted nine resolutions against Israel, and zero on the …

Israel Institute condemns hate speech at Vodafone Music Awards

Israel Institute of New Zealand director, Dr David Cumin, has condemned a speech given at the recent Vodafone Music Awards by the lead of …