«Amnesty International is closely linked to pro-Jihadi groups»

Senior Indian human right activist Gita Sahgal quits Amnesty International. Gita Sahgal warns that Amnesty International is too closely linked to a pro-jihadi group. The Indian women feels her seven years campaigning for women’s rights has been a waste of time. Sahgal claimed the Amnesty’s links with Moazzam Begg, a former inmate at Guantanamo Bay,… Read More «Amnesty International is closely linked to pro-Jihadi groups»

Israel develops tank-defense system of the future

Israel has developed a miniature anti-missile system that detects incoming projectiles and shoots them down before they reach the armored vehicles. If successful, the «Trophy» system could radically alter the balance of power against Hizbullah in Lebanon or Hamas in Gaza. Its performance could also have much wider implications as American troops battle insurgents in… Read More Israel develops tank-defense system of the future

19 per cent of Israeli adults do not look for work

Fresh study claims 19 percent of Israelis between the ages of 30-54 simply aren’t even looking for work.  The same number in Western countries is 12. Taub Center for Social Policy Studies warns that Israel is facing economic problems that it described as «severe and existential». There is an apparent growing apathy among Israelis of… Read More 19 per cent of Israeli adults do not look for work