Saturday, September 22, 2018

The Tatiana Soskin Case Critically Examined

When 26 year old Tatiana Soskin was brought before a judge, he recorded her personal details. No, she has no job, replied the new immigrant from Russia. No, her parents are not in Israel,...

The CIA and Friends?

During the week another Washington conference about the "Peace Process" took place -- this one keynoted by the new Assistant Secretary of State for the Middle East, Martin Indyk, a long-time protege of the...

The Truth Behind the Yom Kippur Surprise

We in the Arabic Section of the US National Security Agency (NSA), where I worked at the time, knew days in advance and with certainty that Syria and Egypt were about to launch a...

Ahed Tamimi: Serial provocateur since childhood in the village of Nabi Saleh

Overview On December 15, 2017, Palestinians in the village of Nabi Saleh (northwest of Ramallah) held their “weekly riot.” During the riot local Palestinians documented two girls aggressively taunting and provoking IDF soldiers. In the video...

DISPATCH FROM THE TORBRAU HOTEL, MUNICH–HITLER’S SS IN THE BASEMENT

http://www.winnipegjewishreview.com/article_detail.cfm?id=4068&sec=1&title=DISPATCH_FROM_THE_TORBRAU_HOTEL,_MUNICH--HITLER%27S_SS_IN_THE_BASEMENT _ Hotel Torbrau-the oldest hotel in Munich established in 1492photo by Rhonda Spivak Munich-I made reservations at the Torbrau Hotel, which is the oldest hotel in Munich, one founded in 1492.The hotel advertises its tastefully...

BBC reporter revealed to be member of secret anti-Israel Facebook group

The indefatigable David Collier has published a long two-part report about a secret Facebook Group called ‘Palestine Live’ that includes among its membership Holocaust deniers, antisemites and conspiracy theorists. Part one of the report can be found here and...

‘How shall we kill an Israeli?’

Neda Amin is an Iranian journalist who was deported from Turkey and . She is employed in the Iranian Department at ​Israel Resource News Agency and the Center for Near East Policy Research Translated from Farsi by Dr....

When a US government official calls you a liar, you go on the offense.

Exactly two years ago, a senior official at the US State Department called me a liar, to my face. He informed me that all the work that we had done on the Palestinian Authority...

How can UNRWA, with $1.2 billion allocated  from 68 donor nations,  be on the...

UNRWA receives $1.2 billion in allocations from 68 nations along with NGO's. Here are the allocation stats to UNRWA: https://www.unrwa.org/sites/default/files/donor_ranking_with_un_agencies_overall.pdf UNRWA claims financial disaster? https://www.middleeastmonitor.com/20170913-unrwa-will-have-no-money-by-the-end-of-this-month-official-says/ How can this be? Is this because UNRWA needs  to adopt a system of transparency...

Newest UNRWA School books presented for the first time… at the Swedish Parliament

The United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA), fostered in 1948 to aid more than half a million Arabs refugees who left their homes in during Israel War of Independence, today serves more than...