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Re: the very thorny subject of UNRWA, by Arlene Kushner

By   /  January 19, 2018  /  International, Mid. East news, Terrorism, U.N. & NGOs  /  No Comments

Jan. 18, 2018 It has now made the news that the US will be delivering to this agency only $60 million of the $125 million in American funds that was expected at this time. That $125 million itself represents only a portion of the full US commitment for the year of $370 million. (UNRWA functions […]

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The US and UNRWA (summaries of 2 articles by Daily Alert, with links)

By   /  January 18, 2018  /  Israel  /  No Comments

Jan. 18, 2018 UNRWA Is Being Investigated by the U.S. Government – Nadav Shragai UNRWA – the UN Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees – is being investigated by the U.S. government over suspicions about its growing overlap with the goals of the PLO, to the point of accepting violence, terrorism and incitement. In January, […]

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Golda Meir, on the Palestinians (NYT via AISH)

By   /  January 14, 2018  /  History, Israel, Mid. East news  /  No Comments

Jan. 13, 2018 The following op-ed by Golda Meir was printed in The New York Times 41 years ago. by Golda Meir,  January 14, 1976 To be misquoted is an occupational hazard of political leadership; for this reason I should like to clarify my position in regard to the Palestinian issue. I have been charged with […]

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UNRWA Has Done Nothing to Build a Sustainable, Peaceful Palestinian State – Liat Collins (J. Post)

By   /  January 12, 2018  /  anti-Semitism, double standards, History, hypocricy, International, Mid. East news, U.N. & NGOs  /  No Comments

Jan. 12, 2018 UNRWA Has Done Nothing to Build a Sustainable, Peaceful Palestinian State – Liat Collins Britain ended its rule of India and Pakistan in 1947 and of Israel in 1948. An estimated 15 million people were uprooted in Hindu-majority India and Muslim-majority Pakistan. Between one million and two million were killed. Seventy years on, […]

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The UN Agency that Keeps Palestinians from Prospering – Alex Joffe and Asaf Romirowsky (WSJ via Daily Alert)

By   /  January 11, 2018  /  double standards, Mid. East news, U.N. & NGOs  /  No Comments

Jan. 11, 2018 The UN Agency that Keeps Palestinians from Prospering – Alex Joffe and Asaf Romirowsky Shifting funds from UNRWA and addressing other refugee crises has become likelier than at any time in the past 60 years. The titanic crisis created by the Syrian civil war, which has produced millions of actual refugees, puts the […]

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How Israel Contributes to the Security of Every NATO Country – Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (PMO via Daily Alert)

By   /  January 10, 2018  /  International, Mid. East news, Terrorism  /  No Comments

Jan. 10, 2018 How Israel Contributes to the Security of Every NATO Country – Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (Prime Minister’s Office) Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told NATO member state ambassadors to Israel on Tuesday that there “are important areas where Israel contributes to the security of every single NATO country.” “We have, through our intelligence services, provided information […]

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Mass Migration: Uninvited Guests by Philip Carl Salzman (Gatestone Inst.)

By   /  January 4, 2018  /  dhimmitude, Human Rights, International, Islam, Islamic fundamentalism  /  No Comments

Dec. 31, 2018 Refugees and immigrants bring their own cultures, their own assumptions, beliefs, values, fears and hopes from their homelands. One cannot just assume that they wish to integrate or assimilate into the Western culture. Willingness to assimilate might well vary from individual to individual, and from culture to culture. A society can only […]

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Abbas’ Guardian Op-Ed Illustrates the Dishonesty of the ‘Palestinian Narrative’, by Adam Levick (Algemeiner)

By   /  November 4, 2017  /  History, Lies & Deceptions, Mid. East news  /  No Comments

Nov. 3, 2017 The Guardian’s efforts to amplify the “injustice” of Israel’s continued existence in the context of the Balfour Centennial went into high gear when they published an op-ed  by Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas. The op-ed included nearly every distortion and lie within what’s known as the ‘Palestinian narrative.’ Here are some of Abbas’ claims from his missive (“Britain must atone for the […]

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Austria: Integration Law Goes into Effect, by Soeren Kern (Gatestone Inst.)

By   /  October 4, 2017  /  International, Islam, Islamic fundamentalism  /  No Comments

Oct. 3, 2017 The new law also requires immigrants from non-EU countries to sign an “integration contract” which obligates them to learn written and spoken German and to enroll in courses about the “basic values of Austria’s legal and social order.” Immigrants are also required to “acquire knowledge of the democratic order and the basic […]

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Refugees, Intersectionalists, and Jews by Denis MacEoin (Gatestone Inst.)

By   /  October 4, 2017  /  anti-Semitism, Human Rights, hypocricy, International, Lies & Deceptions, Mid. East news  /  No Comments

Oct. 3, 2017 According to a leaked German government report, up to 6.6 million migrants — both refugees and migrants seeking a better life — are currently waiting to cross to Europe from Africa. The “mistake” the Israelis made seems to have been that, although driven out as refugees, they exercised their right to self-determination, […]

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