U.N. Agency Balks At Transferring Duties To Palestinians

A U.N. agency dedicated to the welfare of Palestinian Arabs is resisting Israel's suggestion that it hand over some of its responsibilities in Gaza to the Palestinian Authority. The idea was raised by Israel's foreign...

The twilight of America

http://us6.campaign-archive1.com/?u=ae169cb0bf1d8ed85f60ee17a&id=9e9f653b0e&e=6a9f992820 I think this is what is called a slam dunk. Barack Obama has now proposed filling the three positions in the US administration most concerned with the security of the nation and the defence...

Canadian former Justice Minister Reveals: US government gave $107 billion in contracts to firms...

In a Jerusalem press conference held on Tuesday, former Canadian justice minister Irwin Cotler called for more “threat specific” sanctions to be placed against Iran. According to Prof. Cotler, Iran remains in violation of four...

The parts of the “Palestine Festival” that the EU doesn’t want you to see

The Office of the EU Representative to the West Bank and Gaza proudly showed photos of the International Palestine Festival that it sponsored: The ‪#‎EU‬ is among the main supporters of the Palestine International Festival...

Four questions for Mahmoud Abbas:PA president needs to explain his duplicitous behavior

Rabbi Abraham Cooper is associate dean of the Simon Wiesenthal Center, and historian Harold Brackman is a consultant to the center. In conjunction with his appearance at the U.N. General Assembly and meeting with President...

Publication of Israeli soldiers’ accounts clouded by political agenda

On May 4, 2015, Breaking the Silence, a small Israeli non-governmental organisation, published anonymous allegations from Israel Defence Forces soldiers who are said to have fought in Gaza during summer 2014, purporting to "close the...

The Bolt Report – Gaza

The Bolt Report - Gaza https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e8GkE1EY_QA&sns=em

The British Precedent: Carpet Bombing Germany in WWII

The Thousand Bomber raids, 30/31 May (Cologne) to 17 August 1942 Sir Arthur Harris knew that the future of Bomber Command was still in doubt and he approached both Winston Churchill and Sir Charles...

Exhaustive list of remarks by U.S. officials explicitly criticizing the PA or Palestinian officials...

A review of remarks and announcements by U.S. officials over the course of the last two weeks finds that U.S. official NEVER explicitly criticized the PA or Palestinian officials in the last two weeks. Consider the following...

What is the actual US State Dept. position on freeing convicted murderers of US...

http://networkedblogs.com/OdXVF What is the State Department's attitude to governments freeing prisoners who have murdered US citizens? The answer might surprise you. The question is neither rhetorical nor theoretical in our part of the world. There have...