COLAP Condemns Israeli Killing in Jerusalem and Extends Solidarity with Palestinian Peoples Struggle against the Illegal Israeli Settlement

The Confederation of Lawyers in Asia and the Pacific (COLAP) strongly condemns wanton killing of innocent Palestinian people including women and children while they were praying in the mosque. This crime against humanity was committed by the Israeli army violating all international laws. COLAP also expresses support and solidarity with...

IADL Statement on Release of Contaminated Water from Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant to the Pacific Ocean

The Japanese government has decided to release contaminated water containing tritium, a radioactive substance, stored in the Fukushima nuclear power plant into the ocean. This decision has been strongly criticized both inside and outside the country, and we call for its immediate withdrawal. There is no scientific opinion that guarantees...