«Peace movement» rioted over Egypt routing aid to Gaza via Israel

520 «peace activists» on Tuesday turned violent over an Egyptian decision to ship some received aid for Gaza through Israel. Tuesday Egyptian Authorities allowed 139 vehicles to enter Gaza through the Rafah crossing, about 45km from the port in al-Arish. But pro-Hamas activist turned violent, over the decision to let remaining 59 vehicles pass via… Read More «Peace movement» rioted over Egypt routing aid to Gaza via Israel

Israeli construction company demands compensation for freeze

A Builder has filed a lawsuit against the Israeli government. Seeking 4.8 million USD for damage to finances and public image because of settlement freeze. A construction company in Modi’in Ilit is demanding NIS 18 million (USD 4.8 million) in compensation from the State for damages it sustained due to the temporary freeze in settlement… Read More Israeli construction company demands compensation for freeze

Islam demands control over Mount of Olives in Jerusalem

Senior PA negotiator Saeb Erekat condemned the decision to build on the Mount of Olives «in the strongest possible terms». Jerusalem Municipal Planning and Construction Committee has decided to build four residential buildings for 24 families next to the Beit Orot Yeshiva on the Mount of Olives. This has resulted in another out cry from… Read More Islam demands control over Mount of Olives in Jerusalem

Joel Osteen blesses Houston’s new gay mayor Annise Parker

Houston Mayor Annise Parker holds hands with her partner Kathy Hubbard, left, while bowing their heads during the prayer led by Houston evangelical megachurch pastor Joel Osteen at her a public inauguration ceremony Monday. Annise Parker, the newly-elected happens-to-be-lesbian mayor of Houston was sworn in Monday and the opening prayer was given by … Rev.… Read More Joel Osteen blesses Houston’s new gay mayor Annise Parker