“EU police” to patrol in East Jerusalem

The European Union calls them “Observers”. But the EU plans to challenge the authority of the Israeli police. In confidential report, consuls-general suggest having EU officials present at site of imminent house demolitions or evictions in East Jerusalem. ‬‬ ‪‪These “observers” will intervene if non-violent Palestinians face arrest. ‬‬‪‪“Jewish settlement activity is making a two-state… Read More “EU police” to patrol in East Jerusalem

Vatican tells Mexico to stop worshiping “saint dead”

The Vatican wants end to freelance worship of saint of holy death in Mexico. Spokesman Fr. Hugo Valdemar of the Archdiocese of Mexico City is urging Mexicans to abandon the practice of venerating “St. Death”. The priest noted that the belief in St. Death – represented by a skeleton holding a scythe –  is contrary… Read More Vatican tells Mexico to stop worshiping “saint dead”