Petition urges EU to shelve “legally flawed” settlement boycott

1.000 leading freedom fighters are rebuking the European Union for antisemitism and supporting Islamic demands for boycott of Jewish settlers. Legal Forum for the Land of Israel sends EU’s foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton petition signed by 1,100 jurists, rabbis and diplomats urging EU to rescind funding ban on settlements. Ashton’s office: Ban is an… Read More Petition urges EU to shelve “legally flawed” settlement boycott

Gibraltar minister: Spanish threats like in the days of Franco

Gibraltar’s chief minister Fabian Picardo accuses Spain of acting like Franco and North Korea following several warnings from Madrid. Mr Picardo said the “threatening” language used by Spanish Foreign Minister Jose Garcia-Margallo had raised the temparature between the two nations and compared Spain’s behaviour to that of North Korea. “[This] is reminiscent of the sort… Read More Gibraltar minister: Spanish threats like in the days of Franco