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  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem (6/4/12)[Prayer]

    06/04/2012 4:57:00 AM PDT · by left that other site · 18 replies
    The Holy Scriptures | 6/4/12 | left that other site
    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Isaiah 41 11. “All who rage against you will surely be ashamed and disgraced; those who oppose you will be as nothing and perish. 12. Though you search for your enemies, you will not find them. Those who wage war against you will be as nothing at all. 13. For I am the Lord your God who takes hold of your right hand and says to you, Do not fear; I will help you. 14. Do not be afraid, you worm Jacob, little Israel, do not fear, for I myself will help you,”...
  • Netanyahu orders swift deportation of 25,000 illegal African migrants

    06/03/2012 8:41:37 PM PDT · by Nachum · 22 replies
    Haaretz ^ | 6/3/12 | Barak Ravid
    Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu ordered his ministers to accelerate efforts to deport citizens of South Sudan, the Ivory Coast, Ghana and Ethiopia who are living in Israel illegally on Sunday. Speaking at Sunday's cabinet meeting, Netanyahu said that while it is not possible to expel citizens of Eritrea and Sudan, whose lives would be at risk in their home countries, holding facilities for them must be built in the Negev as quickly as possible. (Snip) Sudan is classified as an enemy country, another reason that infiltrators can't be returned there, he said, while Eritrea, though it has diplomatic relations with
  • Louis Farrakhan demands a separate black nation or America will face divine punishment!

    06/03/2012 7:15:07 PM PDT · by SunkenCiv · 102 replies
    The Blogmocracy ^ | Sunday, June 3rd, 2012 | Rodan (Hat Tip: Kirly)
    Calypso Louis is back with another deranged rant. He brings back the NOI's long held demand for a separate Black nation. Farrakhan claims that God will punish America unless this new Black nation is formed. He also mentions the Mahdi is about to return! He claims the US will attack Iran for Israel and that there are plans to bomb Mecca! This is one of his most evil speeches. He claims "his god" will destroy American cities in retaliation of a possible bombing of Iran. His god isn't my god. Farrakhan is pure evil.
  • Exodus of French Jews expected (Jewish Agency to assist in the rescue of thousands of French Jews)

    06/13/2004 10:40:48 AM PDT · by UKIP · 128 replies · 1,327+ views
    new24.com ^ | 13/06/2004 | Tisha Steyn
    Jerusalem - The Jewish Agency is bracing itself for the immigration of tens of thousands French Jews into Israel as a result of a growing anti-Semitism in France, a spokesperson for the organisation said on Sunday. Senior government officials including Immigration Absorption Minister Tzippi Livni, cabinet director Ilan Cohen and the president of the quasi-governmental Jewish Agency, Sallai Meridor, met last week "to work out how to come to the help of potential Jewish immigrants from France", Yaden Vatikai told AFP. Vatikai said that a report compiled by the agency had found 30 000 out of France's 575 000-strong Jewish...
  • Is France Safe For Jews?---France: Here comes the whitewash

    03/27/2012 4:04:52 PM PDT · by SJackson · 6 replies
    FrontPage Magazine....Jerusalem Post ^ | March 27, 2012 | Joseph Puder....BARRY RUBIN
    Is France Safe For Jews? By Joseph Puder March 27, 2012 The despicable murders in Toulouse, France, on Monday, March 19, 2012 that took the lives of Rabbi Yonatan Sandler (30), his two small children, Aryeh (3) and Gavriel (6), and Miriam Monsonego, the eight-year-old daughter of the Ozer Ha’Torah school’s principal by Mohammed Merah (24), an Arab-Muslim French citizen, has raised anew the question of whether France is a safe place for Jews. When this writer asked Lyda Peltz, a French citizen born to Jewish parents who came from North Africa, if France is safe for Jews, her response...
  • French Nazi hunter encourages Jews to leave France [Serge Klarsfeld ]

    06/20/2004 6:20:26 AM PDT · by SJackson · 34 replies · 914+ views
    Jerusalem Post ^ | 6-20-04 | ETGAR LEFKOVITS
    Six decades after the end of the Holocaust, the prominent French Nazi-hunter Serge Klarsfeld said this weekend that French Jews would be best off leaving the country. "One of the lessons of the Holocaust is that even if you want to fight against a wave of anti-Semitism, the best [thing] is to leave if you can," Klarsfeld said in an interview with The Jerusalem Post during a visit to Israel. At the same time, Klarsfeld, who lives in Paris, said that he does not expect there be a great wave of Jewish emigration from France to either Israel or the...
  • Paris Slams Sharon for Urging Jews to Quit France

    07/18/2004 6:18:18 PM PDT · by O.C. - Old Cracker · 84 replies · 3,010+ views
    Nestcape Network News ^ | 07/18/2004 19:44 | Megan Goldin
    PARIS (Reuters) - France sharply criticized Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon on Sunday after he urged French Jews to emigrate immediately to Israel to escape what he called "the wildest anti-Semitism." Branding Sharon's language "unacceptable," a French Foreign Ministry spokesman said Paris had demanded an explanation. France, home to western Europe's biggest Jewish and Muslim communities, has been troubled by attacks on Jewish people and property in recent years, some of it blamed on youths of North African origin angered by the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Sharon, who regularly calls on all the world's Jews to migrate to Israel, acknowledged in a...
  • Sharon urges exodus of Jews from France

    07/18/2004 8:59:18 PM PDT · by Clive · 46 replies · 1,495+ views
    Sharon urges exodus of Jews from France Associated Press Jerusalem - Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon on Sunday urged French Jews to flee the country to escape a rising tide of anti-Semitism, while acknowledging that the French government is fighting racial violence. The latest French Interior Ministry figures show 510 anti-Jewish acts or threats in the first six months of 2004 - compared to 593 for all of last year. "If I have to advocate to our brothers in France, I will tell them one thing," Mr. Sharon told visiting American Jewish leaders in Jerusalem. "Move to Israel, as early...
  • U.S. Team and Israel developed Iran Worm

    06/03/2012 3:23:48 PM PDT · by JOHN ADAMS · 12 replies
    Wall Street Journal ^ | June 3, 2012 | Siobhan Gorman
    facebook twitter linked in Email Print Save ↓ More By SIOBHAN GORMAN WASHINGTON—The U.S. is pursuing a wide-ranging, high-tech campaign against Iran's nuclear program that includes the cybersabotage project known as Stuxnet, which was developed by the Central Intelligence Agency in conjunction with Idaho National Laboratory, the Israeli government, and other U.S. agencies, according to people familiar with the efforts. The covert CIA effort also includes persistent drone surveillance and cyberspying on Iranian scientists, they said.
  • Israel is equipping German-built submarines with nuclear-tipped cruise missiles

    06/03/2012 2:34:13 PM PDT · by moonshot925 · 49 replies
    JERUSALEM (JTA) -- Israel is equipping submarines built in Germany with nuclear-tipped cruise missiles, according to an in-depth report in Der Spiegel magazine. The magazine also reported Sunday that the German government has known about Israel's nuclear weapons program for decades, despite its official denials. Last month, Israel received its fourth Dolphin–class submarine from Germany, which is slated to become operational in 2013.
  • [Iranian] Censors allow Nazi propaganda website op. [yet, Hitler regarded all M.E. as "monkeys"]

    06/03/2012 10:08:55 AM PDT · by Milagros · 10 replies
    DC ^ | June, 2012 | Reza Kahili
    Censors allow Nazi propaganda website to launch in Iran | The Daily Caller Nazi propaganda website starts operation in Iran, government censors do nothing Published: 12:18 AM 06/02/2012 By Reza Kahlili > This "Nazi Center association" graphic, prominently displayed at the Iranian website nazicenter.ir, urges readers (in Persian) to "share your thoughts and opinions with other members of the association. Become a member now." A pro-Nazi association now operates a Persian-language website in Iran, promoting anti-Semitism and memorializing Adolf Hitler, apparently with the approval of the Iranian government and its censors. The site, Nazicenter.ir, features videos of Nazi leaders and...
  • Israel Discovers New Giant Off-Shore Oil and Gas Field

    06/03/2012 7:39:21 AM PDT · by Eleutheria5 · 31 replies
    Arutz Sheva ^ | 3/6/12 | Tzvi ben Gedalyahu
    An Israel energy company announced Sunday it has discovered an off-shore energy field that may even surpass previous finds in terms of the possibilities of developing commercial grade oil. Israel Opportunity Energy Resources LP announced that its Pelagic licenses indicate 6.7 trillion cubic feet (TCF) of gas and 1.4 billion barrels of oil. By comparison, the previously announced Tamar and Leviathan off-shore fields contain an estimated 9 and 17 TCF of natural gas. The amount of commercial oil, if any, has not been finalized, but estimates of possible oil in the Leviathan field have been downsized to 600 million barrels....
  • Ketzaleh: Beit El Demolition a Plot to Topple Netanyahu

    06/03/2012 12:45:42 AM PDT · by Eleutheria5 · 5 replies
    Arutz Sheva ^ | 3/6/12 | Maayana Miskin
    The real reasoning behind plans to demolish Israeli homes in Beit El is a plan to topple Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu, MK Yaakov “Ketzaleh” Katz (Ichud Leumi) said Sunday. “There are two people who have a bad influence on the Prime Minister and want him to fail,” Ketzaleh said. “The first is state secretary Tzvika Hauser, who has crossed all the red lines and sides with Peace Now and Yesh Din who want to demolish 9,000 homes in Judea and Samaria.” The second is Defense Minister Ehud Barak, he said. “Barak knows that his time in office is over, and...
  • Israel Day Parade - The 18 Features We Celebrate

    06/02/2012 8:42:17 PM PDT · by IsraelBeach · 4 replies
    Israel News Agency / Google News ^ | June 2, 2012 | Joel Leyden
    Israel Day Parade - The 18 Features We CelebrateBy Joel Leyden Israel News AgencyNew York, New York --- June 2, 2012 ... In a few hours the Annual Salute to Israel Day Parade will kick off in New York City with over 35,000 marchers, 29 floats and 18 marching bands. The Parade will turn New York City blue and white from the Empire State building to 5th Avenue as a sea of Israeli flags are waved proudly from 57th to 74th Streets. The parade is the premiere event of the JCRC-NY’s Celebrate Israel Project – an initiative largely sponsored by...
  • Ancient Mummy Child Had Hepatitis B

    06/02/2012 7:34:31 PM PDT · by SunkenCiv · 12 replies
    LiveScience ^ | Tuesday, May 29, 2012 | Staff
    A mummified child in Korea whose organs were relatively well preserved has produced the oldest full viral genome description. A liver biopsy of the mummy revealed a unique hepatitis B virus (HBV) known as a genotype C2 sequence, which is said to be common in Southeast Asia. The first discovery of hepatitis in a Korean mummy came in 2007. The new work provided more detailed analysis... Carbon 14 tests of the clothing of the mummy suggests that the boy lived around the 16th century during the Korean Joseon Dynasty. The viral DNA sequences recovered from the liver biopsy enabled the...
  • Why Can't Israel Name Its Own Capital?

    06/02/2012 1:57:28 PM PDT · by rhema · 25 replies
    CNS news ^ | June 2, 2012 | Ken Blackwell and Bob Morrison
    The Obama administration refuses, time and again, to say that Jerusalem is the capital of Israel. Victoria Nuland, speaking from the State Department, recently repeated over and over that the status of Jerusalem is subject to final status negotiations. Israel thus becomes the only country recognized by the U.S. that is not allowed to name its own capital. But the U.S. recognizes Germany’s capital. It’s Berlin. This is most curious. The United States, in organizing the United Nations in 1945, required that only those nations that had declared war on Germany could be members. President Roosevelt told Stalin and Churchill...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(6/2/12)[Prayer]

    06/02/2012 3:50:09 AM PDT · by left that other site · 25 replies
    The Holy Scriptures | 6/2/12 | left that other site
    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Isaiah 41 1. “Be silent before me, you islands! Let the nations renew their strength! Let them come forward and speak; let us meet together at the place of judgment. 2. “Who has stirred up one from the east, calling him in righteousness to his service? He hands nations over to him and subdues kings before him. He turns them to dust with his sword, to windblown chaff with his bow. 3. He pursues them and moves on unscathed, by a path his feet have not traveled before. 4. Who has done this...
  • Arab League requests UN action against Syria

    06/01/2012 6:23:11 PM PDT · by SunkenCiv · 32 replies
    Reuters ^ | Friday, June 1, 2012 | Marwa Awad
    The head of the Arab League has asked the U.N. Security Council to boost the size of a U.N. mission in Syria and give it expanded powers to protect people following a surge in violence there, according to a letter leaked to media outlets on Friday. Images of the bloodied bodies of children and others massacred in the city of Houla in attacks blamed on President Bashar al-Assad's forces have shocked the world and highlighted the failure of a 6-week-old U.N.-backed ceasefire plan to stop the violence in the 14-month uprising against Assad's rule. Nabil Elaraby, secretary-general of the Arab...
  • Putin raises doubts on effectiveness of Syria sanctions

    06/01/2012 6:11:41 PM PDT · by SunkenCiv · 4 replies
    Straits Times ^ | Saturday, June 2, 2012 | AFP
    Russian President Vladimir Putin raised doubts on Friday about the effectiveness of sanctions against the Syrian regime of President Bashar al-Assad. 'Sanctions hardly ever work in an efficient manner,' Mr Putin said after meeting with French counterpart Francois Hollande. As Mr Hollande insisted that Mr Assad's departure was a necessary step to resolving the Syria crisis, Mr Putin indicated it was not essential. 'Why are we thinking that if we push the current leadership from power, then tomorrow general well-being will begin there,' Mr Putin said.
  • No Syria solution possible without Assad departure: Hollande

    06/01/2012 6:08:11 PM PDT · by SunkenCiv · 5 replies
    Straits Times ^ | Saturday, June 2, 2012 | AFP
    French President Francois Hollande said on Friday that no solution is possible in Syria without 'the departure of Bashar al-Assad', speaking at a press conference with Russia's Mr Vladimir Putin. 'There must be sanctions' against the Syrian regime, Mr Hollande added, noting that he recognised 'the risks of destabilisation, the risks of civil war' in Syria. 'Bashar al-Assad's regime has conducted itself in an unacceptable and intolerable manner. It has committed acts that disqualify itself' from governing, Mr Hollande said. He said Mr Assad's departure was 'a prerequisite for a political transition' in Syria.
  • John McCain: it’s time to arm Syria’s opposition

    05/31/2012 1:27:52 PM PDT · by C19fan · 38 replies
    UK Daily Telegraph ^ | May 31, 2012 | Staff
    "It's time to act. It's time to give the Syrian opposition the weapons in order to defend themselves. It's not a fair fight," Sen McCain told reporters in the Malaysian capital Kuala Lumpur. Sen McCain attacked Russia and China for opposing aggressive action on Syria, and President Barack Obama - who defeated him in the 2008 election - for not acting more forcefully on the issue. "It is shameful that the United Nations Security Council should again be hindered by Russia and China by their vetoes for any significant action against Syria," he said.
  • Arab Summer 2012

    05/31/2012 5:32:34 PM PDT · by jazusamo · 3 replies
    Creators Syndicate ^ | June 1, 2012 | Oliver North
    WASHINGTON — The once highly touted Arab Spring has become the Arab Summer — scorching hot, unbearably dry and very brutal and bloody. Last weekend, as Americans prepared to celebrate Memorial Day and commemorated the 50th Anniversary of the Vietnam War, Bashar Assad unleashed tanks, artillery and his Quds force-trained shabiha militia to kill more than 100 Syrian civilians — most of them women and children. Though the atrocities and carnage in Syria continue, little but bluff and bluster is produced by the United Nations and the Obama administration. In the aftermath of the May 25 massacre, 11 nations...
  • Flashback: Pelosi's Visit to Syria was Dangerous, Wrong

    05/30/2012 5:03:46 PM PDT · by Republican Wildcat · 5 replies
    RJCHQ via youtube ^ | April 7, 2007
    "...the road to peace leads through Damascus..."
  • Pat Leahy’s Anti-Israel Extremism

    06/01/2012 5:22:07 AM PDT · by SJackson · 6 replies
    FrontPage Magazine ^ | June 1, 2012 | Ben Shapiro
    - FrontPage Magazine - http://frontpagemag.com - Pat Leahy’s Anti-Israel ExtremismPosted By Ben Shapiro On June 1, 2012 @ 12:40 am In Daily Mailer,FrontPage | 5 Comments Last Thursday, Sen. Patrick Leahy (D-VT) targeted an amendment by Sen. Mark Kirk (R-IL) that would force the State Department to determine how many actual Palestinian refugees – not their children, relatives, friends, or distant relations – are being served by US tax dollars. Leahy was upset because he knew, as most supporters of the Palestinian cause do, that the number of Palestinians who fled or were expelled from Israel during the 1948 war...
  • No Anti-Obama Jews Wanted in These Synagogues

    06/01/2012 9:41:47 AM PDT · by Nachum · 24 replies
    PJ Media ^ | 6/1/12 | Abraham H. Miller
    Inside the synagogue, U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Susan Rice, who mindlessly called Israeli settlements obstacles to peace, was going to speak. Outside B’nai Torah, in Boca Raton, Florida, members were anxiously pointing out Alan Bergstein, writer and pro-Israel activist, to the reinforced law enforcement detail. Bergstein and other anti-Obama Jews were denied entrance and told by law enforcement to leave the property. How far and how shamelessly some in the Jewish community have sunk in their embrace of Obama is ineradicably seen in this action. A Jew being denied entrance to a synagogue brings to mind Germany in...
  • 11-year-old played dead to survive Syria massacre

    05/31/2012 12:25:34 PM PDT · by nuconvert · 12 replies
    When the gunmen began to slaughter his family, 11-year-old Ali el-Sayed says he fell to the floor of his home, soaking his clothes with his brother's blood to fool the killers into thinking he was already dead.
  • Panetta: No military action in Syria without UN OK

    06/01/2012 9:25:00 AM PDT · by SaraJohnson · 15 replies
    CBS News ^ | 5/31/12 | Staff
    ABOARD A US MILITARY AIRCRAFT — Defense Secretary Leon Panetta says he does not see the U.S. taking military action in Syria without the backing of a U.N. Security Council resolution — something that so far appears unlikely because of opposition from Russia. Panetta says his greatest responsibility is to make sure that if U.S. troops are deployed in any military role that America has the support it needs from the international community.
  • As Syrian Deaths Mount, No Unified Response From U.N. Security Council

    06/01/2012 10:19:06 AM PDT · by SaraJohnson · 2 replies
    CNS News ^ | 5/30/12 | Patrick Goodenough
    (CNSNews.com) – Kofi Annan, the U.N.’s special envoy to Syria, has described Friday’s massacre of more than 100 people as a “tipping point,” but another U.N. Security Council discussion of the crisis on Wednesday looks unlikely to produce any strong action while Russia continues to oppose a unified stance against Damascus.
  • Liberal Jews Turn on Obama

    06/01/2012 12:18:27 PM PDT · by SaraJohnson · 37 replies
    The Weekly Standard ^ | 6/1/12 | William Kristol
    Have pro-Israel liberals—at least some of the intelligent ones—finally had enough of President Obama's incompetence and dithering with respect to Israel and the Middle East? Apparently. First, there was the extraordinary column by well-known journalist Ari Shavit, a man of the left, in Israel's newspaper of the left, Haaretz, last Thursday. Here are the highlights (but by all means read the whole thing here):
  • Democratic House Primary Turns into Ethnic Proxy War Over Israel(Hatred Emerges Mid-East Style)

    06/01/2012 11:34:08 AM PDT · by lbryce · 4 replies
    Free Beacon ^ | June 1, 2012 | Adam Kredo
    A Democratic primary race in northern New Jersey has devolved into a highly competitive proxy war over Israel, pitting the state’s pro-Israel community against a growing constituency of Arab voters who have accused a sitting congressman of putting Israel’s interests before America’s. As the race between Democratic Reps. Steve Rothman and Bill Pascrell nears its Tuesday finish, veteran political observers on the ground have expressed concern at the way the battle between the two veteran lawmakers has transformed into a troubling ethnic brawl. “One side says, ‘We want this Jew out of office’ and, frankly, it’s pretty unsettling,” Ben Chouake,...
  • Israeli Women At The Beach Can you imagine This In The US? Vanity

    06/01/2012 6:05:10 AM PDT · by trailhkr1 · 80 replies
    6-01-12 | Myself
    See photo below.. Enuff said. I am aroused more than normal....
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(6/1/12)[Prayer]

    06/01/2012 2:43:33 AM PDT · by left that other site · 21 replies
    The Holy Scriptures | 6/1/12 | left that other site
    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Isaiah 40 27. Why do you complain, Jacob? Why do you say, Israel, “My way is hidden from the Lord; my cause is disregarded by my God”? 28. Do you not know? Have you not heard? The Lord is the everlasting God, the Creator of the ends of the earth. He will not grow tired or weary, and his understanding no one can fathom. 29. He gives strength to the weary and increases the power of the weak. 30. Even youths grow tired and weary, and young men stumble and fall; 31. but...
  • Farrakhan Threatens US Cities

    05/31/2012 10:26:19 AM PDT · by Fennie · 32 replies
    Newsmax ^ | May 30, 2012
    Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan delivered a blistering rant against America and Israel in an address this Sunday in San Diego. The minister declared that Allah will bring down skyscrapers and "take out cities" if America and Israel take action to stop Iran's pursuit of nuclear weapons. "So, America ... I tell you, you're on your way to war and if you declare war on Iran at the behest of Israel and you bomb Iran and some of you are saying we should invoke Hiroshima again on Iran, meaning drop an atomic bomb on Muslims - I have even...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(5/31/12)[Prayer]

    05/31/2012 5:11:59 AM PDT · by left that other site · 20 replies
    The Holy Scriptures | 5/31/12 | left that other site
    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Isaiah 40 25. “To whom will you compare me? Or who is my equal?” says the Holy One. 26. Lift up your eyes and look to the heavens: Who created all these? He who brings out the starry host one by one and calls forth each of them by name. Because of his great power and mighty strength, not one of them is missing.
  • "Flame" computer virus strikes Middle East; Israel speculation continues

    05/30/2012 10:03:45 AM PDT · by Signalman · 10 replies
    CBS News ^ | 5/29/2012 | AP
    AP) LONDON - A massive, data-slurping cyberweapon is circulating in the Middle East, and computers in Iran appear to have been particularly affected, according to a Russian Internet security firm. Moscow-based Kaspersky Lab ZAO said the "Flame" virus was unprecedented both in terms of its size and complexity, possessing the ability to turn infected computers into all-purpose spying machines that can even suck information out of nearby cell phones. "This is on a completely different level," Kaspersky researcher Roel Schouwenberg said in a telephone interview Tuesday. "It can be used to spy on everything that a user is doing." The...
  • U.S. Frustration On Iran And Syria Puts New Cards In Russia's Hands

    05/30/2012 6:23:40 AM PDT · by edpc · 3 replies
    Time via Yahoo News ^ | 30 May 2012 | Tony Karon
    Russia's help will be crucial for President Obama in addressing the crisis in Syria and the Iran nuclear standoff, but President Vladimir Putin is playing hard to get. Since resuming the presidency three weeks ago after a four-year constitutionally-mandated sabbatical in the role of Prime Minister, Putin pointedly snubbed the G-8 summit hosted by Obama at Camp David, instead sending his prime minister, Dmitry Medvedev. Obama and Putin have finally agreed on a date and venue for a tete-a-tete, even if the timing is a little fraught: they plan to huddle on the sidelines of G-20 meeting in the Mexican...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(5/30/12)[Prayer]

    05/30/2012 4:24:49 AM PDT · by left that other site · 23 replies
    The Holy Scriptures | 5/30/12 | left that other site
    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Psalm 4021. Do you not know? Have you not heard? Has it not been told you from the beginning? Have you not understood since the earth was founded? 22. He sits enthroned above the circle of the earth, and its people are like grasshoppers. He stretches out the heavens like a canopy, and spreads them out like a tent to live in. 23. He brings princes to naught and reduces the rulers of this world to nothing. 24. No sooner are they planted, no sooner are they sown, no sooner do they take...
  • Moshe Zar: PA Land ‘Ownership’ often Meaningless

    05/29/2012 3:37:40 PM PDT · by Eleutheria5 · 11 replies
    Arutz Sheva ^ | 29/5/12
    Palestinian Authority Arabs’ claims to land in Judea and Samaria are often meaningless, says Moshe Zar, one of the main land salesmen in the region. The reason goes back to King Hussein’s distribution of land decades ago, he said. “Hussain wanted to compensate the Palestinian families whose relatives he had murdered, so he gave them free land,” Zar told Arutz Sheva. “In reality, the distribution of land cannot be considered to be in effect, because it does not match the conditions on the ground.” The land was given out randomly by drawing lines on a map, he explained, and many...
  • 18,000 years in jail: Turkish court charges Israeli officers over Gaza flotilla deaths

    05/29/2012 12:42:11 PM PDT · by Dallas59 · 27 replies
    RT ^ | 5/29/2012 | RT
    A Turkish judicial panel has unanimously approved demands for a sentence of combined 18,000 years behind bars for IDF ex-chief of staff and other officials responsible for the murders of activists on the Mavi Marmara cruise ship in 2010. ­The Istanbul court has formally pressed charges against four senior officers of the Israeli Defense Forces who commanded the operation against the Gaza flotilla two years ago. Nine passengers of a Turkish ship were killed as they tried to bring aid to Gaza, the subject of an Israeli military blockade. The four officers face nine consecutive life terms in prison –...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem (5/29/12)[Prayer]

    05/29/2012 4:22:44 AM PDT · by left that other site · 23 replies
    The Holy Scriptures | 5/29/12 | left that other site
    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Isaiah 40 15. Surely the nations are like a drop in a bucket; they are regarded as dust on the scales; he weighs the islands as though they were fine dust. 16. Lebanon is not sufficient for altar fires, nor its animals enough for burnt offerings. 17. Before him all the nations are as nothing; they are regarded by him as worthless and less than nothing.
  • Migratory Sabotage: Obama Administration Paying for Illegal Immigration Into Israel

    05/28/2012 11:21:25 PM PDT · by Nachum · 13 replies
    Atlas Shrugs ^ | 5/28/12 | Pamela Geller
    Yet another salvo in Obama's war against Israel: the Obama Administration is giving the UN funds for illegal African immigrants into Israel, who suddenly open up businesses there while Jewish-owned businesses are being shut down. It seems as if Obama will stop at nothing to undermine the Jewish State. Who among Obama's antisemitic cronies is profiting from this fresh betrayal of our only real ally in the Middle East? Here is some background on what is going on: Israel Can't Solve Africa's Problems - Jonathan S. Tobin, Commentary Israel, much to its surprise, has found itself being swamped by unwelcome...
  • New virus hints at state sponsored programmers

    05/28/2012 11:04:10 PM PDT · by Pride_of_the_Bluegrass · 37 replies
    Jerusalem Post ^ | 28/05/2012 | YAAKOV LAPPIN
    The complexity of the latest 'Flame' virus bears the hallmarks of a program engineered by a state, a number of Israeli computer experts believe. As details of Flame - the third major virus discovered to have an affinity to Iranian computer systems in recent years - filtered through the media, network security experts in Israel, requesting anonymity, studied the initial reports, and indicated that they believed small groups of hackers could not be behind the virus.
  • Cannes cancels anti-Semitic film screening

    05/28/2012 5:02:19 PM PDT · by SunkenCiv · 8 replies
    JTA ^ | Monday, May 28, 2012 | unattributed
    The Cannes film festival screening of "The Anti-Semite," a film by a French comic with a history of anti-Semitism, was cancelled. The film by and starring Dieudonne M'Bala M'Bala, was produced by the Iranian Documentary and Experimental Film Center. It reportedly pokes fun at the Nazi concentration camp Auschwitz, where an estimated 1.5 million Jews were killed during the Holocaust, and features Dieudonne as a violent and alcoholic character dressed as a Nazi officer for a fancy dress party. Robert Faurisson, a convicted Holocaust denier, also makes a cameo appearance in the film. The film reportedly will be sold over...
  • Newspaper: Iran-linked operatives attempted to assassinate U.S., Israeli diplomats

    05/28/2012 4:49:17 PM PDT · by SunkenCiv · 15 replies
    JTA ^ | May 28, 2012 | unattributed, Washington Post
    Operatives linked to Iran tried to kill foreign diplomats, including Israelis and Americans, in at least seven countries over 13 months, the Washington Post reported. New evidence uncovered by investigators in four countries linked the assassination attempts to either Iran-backed Hezbollah militants or operatives based inside Iran, the Post reported Monday, citing U.S. and Middle Eastern security officials. The officials reportedly said that the assassination attempts stopped in early spring, when Iran began to take a softer tone with the West. Shortly after, Iranian officials formally accepted a proposal to resume negotiations with six world powers on proposals to limit...
  • Powerful "Flame" cyber weapon found in Iran

    05/28/2012 12:12:28 PM PDT · by ckilmer · 4 replies
    yahoo ^ | May, 28, 2012 | By Jim Finkle
    BOSTON (Reuters) - Security experts discovered a highly complex computer virus in Iran and the Middle East that they believe was deployed at least five years ago to engage in state-sponsored espionage. Evidence suggest that the virus, dubbed Flame, may have been built on behalf of the same nation that commissioned the Stuxnet worm that attacked Iran's nuclear program in 2010, according to Kaspersky Lab, the Russian cyber security software maker that claimed responsibility for discovering the virus. Iran's National Computer Emergency Response Team also said Flame might be linked to recent cyber attacks that officials in Tehran have said...
  • Powerful "Flame" cyber weapon found in Middle East

    05/28/2012 10:43:14 AM PDT · by bkopto · 24 replies
    Yahoo News ^ | 5/28/2012 | Jim Finkle
    Security experts have discovered a new data-stealing virus dubbed Flame they say has lurked inside thousands of computers across the Middle East for as long as five years as part of a sophisticated cyber warfare campaign. It is the most complex piece of malicious software discovered to date, said Kaspersky Lab security senior researcher Roel Schouwenberg, whose company discovered the virus. The results of the Lab's work were made available on Monday. Schouwenberg said he did not know who built Flame. If the Lab's analysis is correct, Flame could be the third major cyber weapon uncovered after the Stuxnet virus...
  • Babylonian Talmud Translated into Arabic

    05/28/2012 9:46:19 AM PDT · by SunkenCiv · 23 replies
    Bible History Daily (BAR website) ^ | Thursday, May 17, 2012 | Staff
    After a controversial six-year-long translation project, a Jordanian think tank based in Amman published an Arabic translation of the Babylonian Talmud. After gaining enthusiastic responses to the project from the Arab League, 96 scholars began work on the translation. The editors are happy with the project, stating that the lack of an Arabic Talmud "has always been an obstacle to understanding Judaism." Despite some polarized and politicized responses, most have adopted a positive impression of the massive scholarly work. Dr. Raquel Ukeles of the Israeli National Library states that the project stemmed from scientific curiosity, and the introduction discusses the...
  • "Castle of the Slave" -- Mystery Solved [ Jordan ]

    05/28/2012 8:45:07 AM PDT · by SunkenCiv · 15 replies
    Biblical Archaeology Review ^ | May/Jun 2012 | Stephen Rosenberg
    One of the most dramatic archaeological monuments in Jordan -- an admittedly Jewish one -- has been repeatedly misidentified. French historian Ernest Will called it the "Finest Hellenistic monument in the Near East" and considered it a chateau. The structure is known locally as Qasr al-Abd, or "Castle of the Slave (or Servant)." It is part of a 75-acre estate called Airaq al-Amir (also spelled 'Iraq el-Emir), lying 12 miles southwest of the Jordanian capital, Amman. The site was entered via a monumental gateway, much of which remains in a ruined state and hidden by undergrowth. The glory of the...
  • Syria Crisis: Homs Fighting 'Leaves 50 Dead' [Massacre In Syria! HRC To Issue "Serious Warning"?]

    05/25/2012 5:43:36 PM PDT · by Steelfish · 7 replies
    BBCNews ^ | May 25, 2012
    25 May 2012 Syria Crisis: Homs Fighting 'Leaves 50 Dead' At least 50 people, including 13 children, have been killed in Syria's restive Homs province, opposition activists say, calling it a "massacre". They said scores were wounded in the violence in Houla, as government forces shelled and attacked the town. If the toll is right, it would be one of the bloodiest attacks in one area since a nominal truce began in April. Meanwhile, UN chief Ban Ki-moon said the opposition controlled "significant parts of some cities". In a letter to the Security Council, Mr Ban said the situation remained...
  • Syria condemned for Houla massacre and shelling by UN

    05/28/2012 5:21:26 AM PDT · by SunkenCiv · 12 replies
    BBC ^ | Friday, May 25, 2012 | unattributed
    The UN Security Council has condemned the use of heavy weapons by Syria's government during a massacre in which 108 people were killed and 300 injured... Going into the meeting, Syria's big-power ally, Russia, made it clear that it needed to be convinced of the Syrian government's culpability for what had happened at Houla... Opposition activists say the Syrian military bombarded Houla after demonstrations. They say that some of the victims were killed during the shelling, while others were shot dead at close range by the regime militia known as the "shabiha"... Russia's deputy ambassador to the United Nations told...