Hamas to get full backing from brotherhood in Egypt

Hamas spokesman says he hopes “revolution” leads to Egyptian president’s downfall. Palestinian Authority officials in the West Bank expressed concern over the current events in Egypt, noting that President Hosni Mubarak has been very supportive of the PA. Hamas spokesmen in the Gaza Strip, meanwhile, voiced hope that the “revolution” in Egypt would lead to… Read More Hamas to get full backing from brotherhood in Egypt

New IDF intelligence chief failed to predict Egypt uprising

Major General Aviv Kochavi said Mubarak’s government was not under threat and that Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood was not sufficiently organized to take power. On Tuesday, the day the unrest began that led to the collapse of the Egyptian cabinet, Israel’s new head of Military Intelligence told a Knesset committee that President Hosni Mubarak’s government was… Read More New IDF intelligence chief failed to predict Egypt uprising

Iran not worried about turmoil in Arab countries

As Tunisian President-for-Life Zine el-Abidine Ben Ali fled into ignominious exile two weeks ago, democrats around the world found hope in the notion that Tunisia’s Jasmine Revolution would spread to Iran. The images of demonstrations from Sidi Bouzid to Tunis reminded Americans of the massive 2009 protests that gave rise to Iran’s opposition Green Movement,… Read More Iran not worried about turmoil in Arab countries

El-Baradei supports targeting and killing of Jews

Israel only understands the language of Force. This is a comment by Egyptian presidential Contender El-Baradei: Israel Only Understands the Language of Force. This article was published on 22.04.10. Dr. Mohammed El-Baradei, former head of the International Atomic Energy Agency and a prominent contender for the Egyptian presidential elections in 2011, said Monday that the… Read More El-Baradei supports targeting and killing of Jews