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The Grand Mufti’s Nazi connection

It’s no coincidence that just a few months after Nazi Germany surrendered, on November 2, 1945, the anniversary of the Balfour Declaration, many synagogues were burned down in Egypt and dozens of Jews were killed on the streets of Cairo. By EDY COHEN On November 5, 1941, the grand mufti of Jerusalem, Haj Amin al-Husseini, … Continue reading

The Myth of the Thirsty Palestinian

Akiva Bigman The issue of water rights in the West Bank is constantly raised in regard to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, appearing again and again in public discourse around the world. According to critics of Israel, the Jewish state selfishly exploits the area’s water supplies and denies access to the local population. In doing so, the … Continue reading

Palestinians publish new list of demands

Of course.. The Palestinians have compiled a new list of demands for the continuation of peace talks, ranging from the release of some 1,200 Palestinian prisoners to a written commitment by Israel accepting the Palestinian state along the 1967 border. The list was presented to the PLO Thursday by Chief Palestinian negotiator Saeb Erekat and … Continue reading

It’s time to call the Palestinian’s bluff

Dr. Avi Perry If you believe what Palestinian leaders are saying in public and in private, you ought to be convinced that the American-sponsored peace talks between Israel and the Palestinian Authority (PA) are being manipulated by the Palestinians with the aim of pulling off short-term political gains for the present Palestinian leadership, rather than … Continue reading

Human heads in al-Qaeda’s cooking pot

Not many could believe the terrifying pictures of two human heads placed in a cooking pot in Syria– just one of the countless atrocities of al-Qaeda. The two victims are Saudis, killed in the fight betweent the competing al-Qaeda branches in Syria: the Islamic State of Iraq and the Syria (ISIS) and al-Nusra Front. The … Continue reading

ISIS seizes town from Nusra in Hassakeh province

The Daily Star Damaged buildings are pictured at Karm al-Jabal in Aleppo March 30, 2014. (REUTERS/Mahmoud Hebbo) BEIRUT: Militants from the Al-Qaeda splinter group ISIS have taken over the town of Markada in Hassakeh province in fighting with the Nusra Front and other Islamist militias, according to pro-opposition media and an activist group. The reports … Continue reading

No bond for Detroit-area man linked to Hezbollah

22-year-old Mohammad Hamdan wanted to join the fight in Syria’s civil war By AP DETROIT — A Detroit-area man accused of trying to travel to the Middle East to fight in Syria’s civil war will remain in custody while his case moves through court. The government said 22-year-old Mohammad Hamdan wanted to join Hezbollah, classified … Continue reading

Cameroon ‘Intercepts Boko Haram’s Arms Shipment’

By Augustine Aminu Cameroonian authorities have arrested three persons suspected to be arms dealers linked to the deadly Boko Haram sect. Street Journal also gathered that other suspected terrorists were arrested by Nigerian military men while attempting to escape into Cameroon through Taraba and Adamawa states. The men were caught in the far north of … Continue reading

Palestinian Honor Killings Skyrocket, Israel Blamed

From Al Jazeera: Two teenage Palestinian girls were killed in separate incidents last month in so-called “honour killings”, revenge attacks carried out most often by family members against women suspected of “immoral sexual conduct”. The deaths sparked protests with more than 100 people assembling outside the general attorney’s office in Gaza on March 3, demanding violence … Continue reading