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Telling the Truth about the IDF – Yoseph Haddad (J. Post via Daily Alert)

By   /  October 16, 2018  /  academia, friends/enemies, Human Rights, International, Israel, Mid. East news, U.N. & NGOs  /  No Comments

Oct. 16, 2018 Telling the Truth about the IDF – Yoseph Haddad (Jerusalem Post) Next week, Harvard University will be hosting the Israeli organization Breaking the Silence (BTS), an organization funded by anti-Israel groups that incites against the State of Israel and defames the IDF. I served in the IDF during the Second Intifada. I also […]

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Iran’s Growing Influence in Syria Sparks Concern – Nisan Ahmado (VOA News via Daily Alert)

By   /  October 16, 2018  /  friends/enemies, Human Rights, Mid. East news  /  No Comments

Oct. 16, 2018 Iran’s Growing Influence in Syria Sparks Concern – Nisan Ahmado Iran’s involvement and military footprints in Syria have some experts concerned that Tehran might establish a long-term presence in the country in an effort to project regional power. “Iran is solidifying its presence in Syria in three different approaches: militarily, economically and politically. […]

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Turkey’s Revolution Looks like Iran’s – but in Slow Motion by A.J. Caschetta (Gatestone Inst. via M.E. Forum)

By   /  October 15, 2018  /  friends/enemies, Human Rights, International, Islamic fundamentalism, Mid. East news  /  No Comments

Oct. 10, 2018 Watching Turkey’s transformation into an authoritarian Islamist nation over the last 16 years has been eerily like watching Iran’s rapid fall in 1979 — but in slow motion. Whereas Iran went from a secularist American ally to an implacable Islamist foe in a matter of months, Turkey has been on a similar […]

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Netanyahu: Israel Is the Only Country in the Middle East Where the Christian Community Thrives (PMO via Daily Alert)

By   /  October 15, 2018  /  Human Rights, Israel, Mid. East news  /  No Comments

Oct. 15, 2018 Netanyahu: Israel Is the Only Country in the Middle East Where the Christian Community Thrives (Prime Minister’s Office) Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told the Christian Media Summit in Jerusalem on Sunday: “Israel is the only country in the Middle East where the Christian community thrives and grows.” “Bethlehem had – when we handed […]

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Palestinians absolutely freak out over Jews legally purchasing a house (EoZ)

By   /  October 12, 2018  /  anti-Semitism, double standards, Human Rights, Israel, Mid. East news  /  No Comments

Oct. 9, 2018 The unexpected revelation that Jews have taken over a Palestinian house in Jerusalem’s Old City has sparked a flood of theories and accusations in the Palestinian media as to who exactly sold the house to them. Previously the house, which abuts the Temple Mount, belonged to one of the best known and […]

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Myanmar: The Dark Side of the Rohingya Muslim Minority By Col (Res.) Dr. Raphael G. Bouchnik-Chen (BESA)

By   /  October 12, 2018  /  Human Rights, International, media bias, Terrorism  /  No Comments

Oct. 9, 2018 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: A UNHRC report has found Myanmar’s authorities responsible for “the gravest crimes under international law” against the Rohingya Muslim minority – crimes that led to a massive exodus to Bangladesh. The report concludes that the army must be investigated for genocide against the Rohingya. This blunt condemnation of the Myanmar authorities does […]

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Israel Is Within Its Rights in Barring Boycotters – Lahav Harkov (J. Post via Daily Alert)

By   /  October 12, 2018  /  anti-Semitism, BDS, double standards, Human Rights, hypocricy, International, Israel, media bias  /  No Comments

Oct. 12, 2018 Israel Is Within Its Rights in Barring Boycotters – Lahav Harkov Saying that Israel is not within its rights in barring boycotters from the country and that its action is somehow illegal does not hold water. Leaders of extremist groups have been banned from many countries; American white supremacist Richard Spencer cannot enter […]

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PA Edict: Selling Property to Israelis Is “High Treason” – Khaled Abu Toameh (J. Post via Daily Alert)

By   /  October 12, 2018  /  anti-Semitism, double standards, Human Rights, Israel, Mid. East news  /  No Comments

Oct. 12, 2018 PA Edict: Selling Property to Israelis Is “High Treason” – Khaled Abu Toameh For the second time this year, the Palestinian Islamic religious authorities in Jerusalem on Thursday reaffirmed a ban on selling property to Israelis, and warned that any Palestinian involved in such transactions would be accused of “high treason.” This followed […]

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17 Striking Iranian Truck Drivers Face Death Sentences – Adena Nima (Iran News Wire via Daily Alert)

By   /  October 9, 2018  /  Human Rights, International, Islamic fundamentalism, Mid. East news  /  No Comments

Oct. 9, 2018 17 Striking Iranian Truck Drivers Face Death Sentences – Adena Nima (Iran News Wire) A court in Qazvin Province in northwest Iran has requested death sentences for 17 striking truckers, the state-run IRNA news agency reported. Human rights sources say that more than 300 truckers have been detained during the strike, which has spread […]

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Israel to Europe: Stop “Hysterical Nonsense” on Resettling Bedouin – Tovah Lazaroff (J. Post via Daily Alert)

By   /  October 8, 2018  /  Human Rights, International, Israel, Mid. East news  /  No Comments

Oct. 8, 2018 Israel to Europe: Stop “Hysterical Nonsense” on Resettling Bedouin – Tovah Lazaroff Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman last week called on Europe to stop its “flagrant interference” in Israel’s plans to resettle residents of the illegal Bedouin encampment of Khan al-Ahmar near Jerusalem. Lieberman wrote to European ambassadors on Oct. 2 that “Khan […]

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