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The Eradication of Christians in the Middle East

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, July 21, 2014 at 4:55pm
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Below the big blaring headlines about Middle East turmoil, there is growing and systematic elimination of Christians being undertaken by Islamists.

It is difficult to accurately gauge the extent of the actual number of executions by crucifixion or displacement of families — but the Christian community is being decimated from areas from...

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Arab Violence Against Israel and Jews Continues

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, July 6, 2014 at 1:00pm
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While the media has been focused on the arrests of up to six Jews in the killing of Mohammed Abu Kheidr, Arab violence against Israel has been continuing.

The Jerusalem Post reports:

The Sha’ar Hanegev Regional Council area was battered with ten rockets from Gaza. Residents of the communities in the Sha’ar Hanegev area...

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Israel Names Suspects in Abduction of Teens (#EyalGiladNaftali #BringOurBoysHome)

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, June 27, 2014 at 6:50am
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Thursday, Israel’s internal security service, the Shin Bet, released the names of two suspects in the abduction of Gil-ad Shaar, Eyal Yifrach and Naftali Fraenkel two weeks ago.

The suspects were said to have disappeared prior to the abductions. The two kidnappers are Amer Abu Aysha, a 32 year old locksmith who...

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Blame Israel First Syndrome

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, June 23, 2014 at 2:45pm
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One of the frustrating aspects of following the Israeli/Palestinian conflict is the “blame Israel first” syndrome.

Writing in the Telegraph, Alan Johnson articulates the dynamic that is at play in It’s time to Stop Infantilising...

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Israeli official: “Noose is Tightening” Around Kidnappers (#BringBackOurBoys #EyalGiladNaftali)

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, June 22, 2014 at 10:27am
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In it’s campaign to rescue the three yeshiva students who were kidnapped June 12, Israel has been carrying out operations against the Hamas infrastructure in the West Bank, including arresting prisoners it had previously released. The kidnappings have evoked a feeling among Israelis and Jews worldwide. On the other hand the...

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Attack on Heritage Blows Up on WaPo’s Milbank

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at 7:10pm
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The Washington Post’s Dana Milbank, who has an increasing reputation as a shill for the left wing, viciously attacked the Heritage Foundation in a column on Monday evening. The column, “Heritage’s ugly Benghazi panel” characterized the event as though it were a full-throated, Muslim-bashing hate-crime cleverly disguised as a public forum...

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Benghazi Attack Ringleader Captured By U.S. Special Forces

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at 5:15pm
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News broke this morning that U.S. Special Forces over the weekend captured the key terrorist figure in the September 11, 2012 attack at the U.S. outpost in Benghazi, Libya.

Abu Khattalah will be brought to the United States to face charges “in the coming days,” said Edward Price, a spokesman for the...

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Massive Manhunt Underway for 3 Kidnapped Israeli Teens

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, June 15, 2014 at 10:00am
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The IDF is conducting a massive manhunt for three Israeli teens kidnapped Thursday night. The three students Eyal Yifrah, 19, from Elad, Gil-Ad Shaer, 16, from Talmon and Naftali Frenkel, 16, from Nof Ayalon went missing as they were heading home from the Yeshiva where they were studying is Gush Etzion....

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Three Strikes Against U.S. support for Fatah-Hamas Unity Agreement

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, June 8, 2014 at 9:30am
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When Mahmoud Abbas’s “moderate” Fatah movement first reached out to make an agreement with the terrorist Hamas movement, the response in the United State was “mostly nonchalant.”

Now that the two sides have announced the creating of a unity government, the response has continued to be muted. Certainly not outraged.

Last week, of...

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Obama Administration’s Serial Betrayals of Israel

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, June 4, 2014 at 4:30pm
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David Horovitz, the editor of the Times of Israel has written a scathing critique of the Obama administration’s treatment of Israel.

In the aftermath of the administration’s acceptance of the Fatah/Hamas unity government in defiance of the letter of American law, Horovitz wrote yesterday,  

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Belgian Terror Suspect Details Emerge

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, June 2, 2014 at 10:00am
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A little more information is available now about Mehdi Nemmouche, the gunman who killed three people – including an Israeli couple – and gravely injured one other in the Jewish Museum of Belgium on May 24.

Nemmouche is a French citizen (he was arrested in Marseille, France) with a long arrest record, was...

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Argentine Court blocks Iran “Truth Commission” deal on 1994 Jewish Center bombing

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, May 18, 2014 at 4:00pm
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In 1994 terrorists struck the Asociación Mutual Israelita Argentina (AMIA) in Buenos Aires, Argentina. 85 people were killed.

In 2003, an Argentine judge issued arrest warrants for four Iranian officials (but denied warrants for twelve others) for their involvement in the terror attack. In 2007 INTERPOL, an international police organization, issued warrants for...

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The Peace Processor’s Blind Spots

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, May 12, 2014 at 2:00pm
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The Los Angeles Times just published The Mideast peace gap: Why Kerry has failed by Aaron David Miller. Miller, a long time peace processor (he served under both Presidents George H. W. Bush and BillClinton) nails the essential problem with the Kerry’s peace process.

Simply put, the maximum that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin...

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Why Middle East Peace Initiatives Fail

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, May 9, 2014 at 2:30pm
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Why is it so hard to achieve peace between Israel and the Palestinians?

Look at the final scorecard of the latest round of Middle East peace talks.

Israel allowed three groups of prisoners – a total of 78 – to go free in exchange for talks.

These prisoners were murderers. When they went to...

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