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After ISIS, Secrets Of Jewish Mosul Emerge From The Rubble, by Seth J. Frantzman and Omar Mohammed (Forward via Mosaic)

By   /  July 16, 2018  /  History, Islamic fundamentalism, Jewish Community, Judaism, Mid. East news, Terrorism  /  No Comments

July 9, 2018 Islamic State (IS), like the Taliban, systematically destroyed ancient religious sites in the places that came under its control—some because they were associated with non-Muslim religions, others because they were venerated by Muslims in a way that IS deemed idolatrous. Alongside the physical destruction resulting from the war itself, this policy has […]

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“Why Do They Think Islam Is a Religion of Peace?”, by Raymond Ibrahim (Gatestone Inst.)

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

Apr. 15, 2018 Muslim Persecution of Christians: October 2017 Three Muslim men kidnapped a 12-year-old Christian girl, gang-raped, and sadistically tortured her, including burning her body with cigarettes. When her mother of went to police the same day, they refused to start a criminal investigation or even to file a complaint. — Pakistan. “These attacks […]

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Trump and Mattis are carrying out a grand strategy in Syria, by Mark Langfan (INN via Israpundit)

By   /  May 7, 2018  /  friends/enemies, International, Mid. East news  /  No Comments

May 7, 2018 Kurds and Arabs have formed a pincer that prevents Iran’s road to the sea and it will soon be apparent that everyone, except Iran, is in favor. Click here for full article

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The Summit Meeting In Ankara Between Russia, Turkey, Iran: What It Means For The Region, by Melik Kaylan (Forbes)

By   /  April 8, 2018  /  friends/enemies, International, Israel, Mid. East news  /  No Comments

Apr. 6, 2018 The leaders of Russia, Turkey and Iran convened for a summit in Ankara on April 4 ostensibly to discuss Syria. (Putin, Erdogan and Rouhani). Most pundits noted two salient inferences, that the US was conspicuously absent and the conclave would lead to nothing longterm since the countries involved had divergent goals in […]

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Israel Must Stand in Solidarity with Yezidis By Rachel Avraham (Jewish Press)

By   /  March 25, 2018  /  Human Rights, International, Islamic fundamentalism, Mid. East news, Terrorism  /  No Comments

Mar. 25, 2018 Across the globe, the Jewish people are preparing to celebrate Passover, which commemorates our exodus out of Egypt.  According to the Passover Hagaddah, “In each generation, every individual is obliged to feel as though he or she personally came out of Egypt.” As we remember the plight of the Jewish slaves in […]

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ISIS Enshrines a Theology of Rape, by RUKMINI CALLIMACHI (NYT)

By   /  March 16, 2018  /  Human Rights, Islamic fundamentalism, Terrorism  /  No Comments

Aug. 13, 2015 Claiming the Quran’s support, the Islamic Statecodifies sex slavery in conquered regions of Iraqand Syria and uses the practice as a recruiting tool. Click here for full article

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Canada Struggles as It Opens Its Arms to Victims of ISIS, by CATHERINE PORTER (NYT)

By   /  March 16, 2018  /  Canada, Human Rights, International, Islamic fundamentalism, Terrorism  /  No Comments

Mar. 16, 2018 CALGARY, Alberta — As leader of one of Canada’s largest refugee agencies, Fariborz Birjandian, a refugee himself, has years of experience welcoming the world’s most vulnerable — Kosovar Albanians fleeing ethnic cleansing, Burmese Karens evicted from Thai refugee camps and Syrians escaping the civil war. Nothing prepared him for the Yazidis. Recently, […]

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The Iranians Are Playing Three-Dimensional Chess – Michael Oren (Israel Hayom via Daily Alert)

By   /  March 12, 2018  /  International, Mid. East news  /  No Comments

Mar. 12, 2018 The Iranians Are Playing Three-Dimensional Chess – Michael Oren (Israel Hayom) The Iranians are playing three-dimensional chess. The Iranians cunningly took a step back and allowed the superpowers to destroy their main enemies in the region. The Americans weakened the Taliban and eliminated Saddam Hussein, and, along with Russia, they annihilated the Islamic […]

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Militant Islam’s War Against the West – Dr. Max Singer (BESA via Daily Alert)

By   /  March 9, 2018  /  International, Islam, Islamic fundamentalism, Terrorism  /  No Comments

Mar. 9, 2018 Militant Islam’s War Against the West – Dr. Max Singer (Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic Studies-Bar-Ilan University) For more than 30 years, an ideological movement called Islamism has been at war with the West. Only a small fraction of the world’s 1.6 billion Muslims support this war. But Islamist ideology is based on mainstream […]

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Call to Action: Article & Petition: Do not give holy Jewish artifacts to a country that expelled its Jews, by Carole Basri (TOI)

By   /  March 6, 2018  /  Call to action, friends/enemies, Human Rights, International, Judaism, Mid. East news  /  No Comments

Mar. 6, 2018 Click here for article Click here for petition

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