Israel

Israel is omitted from HarperCollins atlas because including country would be ‘unacceptable’ to customers

December 31, 2014

Email this pageSubmitted by:  Veronica Coffin Gaza and Jordan are included on the map, but Israel is not labelled Publisher claims the amendment incorporated ‘local preferences’ Bishop states the atlas will confirm Israel’s belief that there is hostility towards the country from parts of the Arab world By Jenny Stanton Publishing giant HarperCollins has been criticised for […]

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New Documentary Puts You ‘Beneath The Helmet’ Of The Israeli Military

December 26, 2014

Email this pageSubmitted by:  Veronica Coffin By Matt Vespa What’s it like to be in the Israeli military? For a nation with no strategic depth, the law requires that all Israeli citizens–men and women–to serve once they turn 18 years of age. A new documentary Beneath The Helmet, examines the lives of five members of the […]

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Syrian rebel Yarmouk Brigades ditch US and Israel allies, defect to ISIS

December 19, 2014

Email this pageSubmitted by:  Veronica Coffin   The Syrian rebel militia Al Yarmouk Shuhada Brigades, backed and trained for two years by US officers, mostly CIA experts, in Jordan, and supported by the Israeli army, has abruptly dumped these sponsors and joined up with the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, debkafile’s exclusive military and […]

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Cowardly attack in Pakistan’s Peshawar

December 16, 2014

Email this pageSubmitted by:  Veronica Coffin by TMH © Mohammad Sajjad/AP Photo – A plainclothes security officer escorts students evacuated from a school as Taliban fighters attack another school nearby in Peshawar, Pakistan, Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014. Taliban gunmen stormed a military-run school in the northwestern Pakistani city, killing and wounding scores, officials said, in […]

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UN demonstrates its Islamic bias with resolution against Israel

December 9, 2014

Email this pageSubmitted by:  Veronica Coffin    By Lt. Col. (Retired) Allen West You just knew it was coming sooner or later. Here we are failing at negotiations with the number one state sponsor of Islamic terrorism, the Islamic Republic of Iran. You’d think, knowing all the threats levied by Iran and its horrible human […]

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Netanyahu: It’s Time For The World To Condemn Terrorism

November 18, 2014

Email this pageSubmitted by:  Veronica Coffin “I call on all the leaders of countries in the Western world: I want to see outrage over this massacre. I want to see denunciation.”     By Jeff Dunetz At a Tuesday evening press conference responding to the terrorist attack in a Jerusalem synagogue, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin […]

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Praying or Not on the Temple Mount

November 17, 2014

Email this pageThe number of attacks on Israelis in Jerusalem has been increasing. The excuse is that they might dare to pray on their most sacred site, the Temple Mount, where a mosque dominates the city skyline. Submitted by:  Veronica Coffin By Alan Caruba The Palestinians never lose an opportunity or excuse to kill Jews. […]

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Disinformation, Iran, and a Russian-sponsored Nuclear Deal

November 7, 2014

Email this pageSubmitted by:  Veronica Coffin By: Cliff Kincaid This is a story about how politics makes strange bedfellows. Medea Benjamin of Code Pink is in bed with the Koch Brothers, in an emerging alliance designed to make it acceptable for Iran to develop nuclear weapons. The stakes are high for the U.S., but even […]

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Israel Has Found New Allies

November 6, 2014

Email this pageOur “Muslim” President has presided over the most anti-Israel and anti-Semetic administrations ever in the history of the nation. And the midterm elections were a massive rejection of the economy and his international policies. Largely unreported (because they want it that way) are the ties between Israel, Egypt and Saudi Araba. Submitted by:  […]

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The Multipronged Attack on Israel

November 4, 2014

Email this pageSubmitted by:  Veronica Coffin By Herbert London   In the international effort to undermine Israel every avenue of attack from the military to the cultural is being employed. The Arab world is continually stirred to a frenzy pitch on imaginary or exaggerated threats. Palestinian Authority President Abbas (seemingly president for life) spread the […]

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President Obama seen curtailing support for Israel after midterm elections

November 2, 2014

Email this pageSubmitted by:  Veronica Coffin WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama was said to be preparing to end diplomatic support for Israel by 2015, according to a leading U.S. journalist. The journalist, who enjoys close ties to the White House, said the United States would reduce cooperation and relations with Israel after midterm elections for […]

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Inventing the “Palestinian people”

October 24, 2014

Email this pageSubmitted by:  Veronica Coffin By traildustfotm Feeling bad for the poor, oppressed innocent people of Palestine? Watch this, and although you may still feel sad for their children, you will no longer feel burdened for their leaders. Yup, they said that. Follow VeronicaCoffin

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Abandoning Kurds and Jews

October 13, 2014

Email this pageThe similarities between the abandonment of the Syrian Kurds to ISIS and the Israeli pioneers who built the state reflect a long history for both. Submitted by:  Veronica Coffin By Alan Caruba Watching the events affecting the Kurds in Kobani, Syria, under attack from the Islamic State (ISIS), it occurred to me that […]

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‘Face the Nation’ Leaves Out Netanyahu’s Criticism of Obama

October 6, 2014

Email this pageSubmitted by:  Veronica Coffin Anyone watching Sunday’s broadcast of Face the Nation on CBS did not hear critical comments about President Obama from Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. Those were edited out and sequestered to CBS’s website, leaving only the positive comments aired. What Americans heard as they sat in front of their […]

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Refugees could flood Israel from Jordan, Syria as ISIL expands

September 28, 2014

Email this pageIsrael’s low profile while the nations around her are embroiled in turmoil may change when thousands of refugees seek sanctuary there. –Alan Caruba Submitted by:  Veronica Coffin TEL AVIV — Israel faces a wave of Arab refugees. Israeli analysts have warned that the Jewish state could be flooded by refugees from neighboring Jordan […]

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Pro-Palestinian Activists in California Try to Block Israeli-Owned Ship From Unloading Cargo

September 28, 2014

Email this pageSubmitted by:  Veronica Coffin By Dave Urbanski OAKLAND, Calif. (TheBlaze/AP) — Pro-Palestinian protesters are again blocking an Israeli-owned commercial ship from unloading its cargo at a port in California, officials said. Longshore workers did not unload cargo from the Zim Shanghai docked at the Port of Oakland on Saturday morning because of safety concerns […]

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