“Palestinian refugees” wants aid but no return to the “West Bank”

“Palestinian refugee camps” have no tents. They are residential areas with beauty salons and Internet cafes. The right of return for “Palestinian refugees” is a major sticking point in the upcoming U.S.-sponsored Middle East peace talks. But some younger Palestinians have never laid eyes on their ancestral homeland. They say they do not actually want… Read More “Palestinian refugees” wants aid but no return to the “West Bank”

Netanyahu used bureaucratic hurdles to freeze Jerusalem

Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman confirms that constructions in Jerusalem was frozen to please Obama. Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman seemed to confirm on Wednesday that despite the government’s statements that it did not stop building in Jerusalem during the 10-month settlement moratorium, construction in the capital’s Jewish neighborhoods beyond the Green Line has indeed been… Read More Netanyahu used bureaucratic hurdles to freeze Jerusalem

Iran issues fatwa against pets like cats and dogs

All Iranian media have been forbidden to publish any advertisements about pets or pet-related products. The decision was made by the Ministry of Culture and Islamic Guidance. The fatwa was issued as a Press release on Tuesday by Ayatollah Nasser Makarem Shirazi, from the the ministry’s Advertisement and Information Dissemination Office (AIDO). “Based on his… Read More Iran issues fatwa against pets like cats and dogs