Lapid: “We are not the Messiah’s donkeys”

Finance Minister Yair Lapid lashed out against the members of the ultra-Orthodox parties in the Knesset on Monday, accusing them of preventing the coming of the Messiah. In response to no-confidence vote accusing finance minister of inciting against and harassing haredim, Lapid accuses haredim of comparing secular women to prostitutes and comparing him personally to… Read More Lapid: “We are not the Messiah’s donkeys”

France and US double talk on Iranian leader

France never stopped doing business with an emerging nuclear Iran. President Sarkozy keeps on criticizing Mahmoud Ahmadinejad for his Holocaust denial. But who gave Iran nuclear technology in the first place? French President Nicolas Sarkozy issued Wednesday a strong condemnation of new remarks from Iranian leader Mahmoud Ahmadinejad denying the Holocaust. He told Iranian Foreign… Read More France and US double talk on Iranian leader

Pope to «Palestinians»: Israel is your forefathers’ land

The biblical land of Israel is actually the «land of your forefathers» Pope Benedict told the Palestinian Arabs in Bethlehem last week. With this statement the pontiff, who has now departed Israel after five days of meddling in the country’s affairs on a «pilgrimage» he called «a mission of peace» authenticity on the massive deception… Read More Pope to «Palestinians»: Israel is your forefathers’ land

Obama to support Jerusalem as «International zone»

Israel will have to face a new peace plan that calls for the establishment of a demilitarized Palestinian state with Jerusalem as its capital and the Old City designated an «international zone». The London daily Al-Quds Al-Arabi reported Wednesday, that Jordan’s King Abdullah and US President Barack Obama is working behind the scenes to revise… Read More Obama to support Jerusalem as «International zone»

Israel hands Russia ownership of Jerusalem site

President of Russia: Dmitry Medvedev JERUSALEM – Israel is handing back ownership of a czarist-era landmark in the heart of Jerusalem to Russia, defusing a long-simmering dispute between the two countries right before Israel’s leader visits Moscow. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s office has not disclosed the agenda for Thursday’s visit but he is expected to… Read More Israel hands Russia ownership of Jerusalem site

UN Chief urges false “Peace Agreement” for Israel

The United Nations political affairs chief on Thursday warned the Security Council of developments in Israeli-Palestinian talks and in Lebanon which have heightened tensions in the region. “As a new year begins, hopefully one of progress in Middle East peacemaking, several challenges are present,” said the Under-Secretary-General for Political Affairs, B. Lynn Pascoe, at an… Read More UN Chief urges false “Peace Agreement” for Israel

Jordan forces businessmen to cut trade with Israel

Jordan’s Anti-Normalization Committee on Tuesday threatened to publish names of three traders as “normalizes” unless they cut their business ties with Israel. Activists have held meetings with the three businessmen and urged them to stop importing Israeli products or risk having their names published as part of a nationwide campaign to end normal ties with… Read More Jordan forces businessmen to cut trade with Israel

US may stop supporting Israel at United Nations

Senior US officials this week warned that the Obama Administration will discontinue America’s traditional defense of Israel at the United Nations if Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu does not agree to stop building homes for Jews in Judea and Samaria. The officials were quoted by the New York Times as saying US President Barack Obama is… Read More US may stop supporting Israel at United Nations

40 per cent of Arab Israelis denies the Holocaust

Some 40.5 percent of Israeli Arabs believe the Holocaust never occurred, according to the results of a University of Haifa poll released Sunday. The survey shows that Holocaust denial among Israeli Arabs has become more prevalent in recent years. In 2006, 28 percent of Israeli Arabs polled denied that the Holocaust occurred. The annual poll… Read More 40 per cent of Arab Israelis denies the Holocaust

Likud MK says wants Jewish state… with the Palestinians

In a highly unusual statement today, Likud’s MK (and Speaker of Knesset) Reuben Rivlin said he prefers Israel as one unified nation to two-state solution – even if it means giving citizenship to all Palestinians: Referring to the possibility that such an agreement could be reached, Rivlin said: “I would rather Palestinians as citizens of… Read More Likud MK says wants Jewish state… with the Palestinians

Two-state solution means suicide for Israel

JERUSALEM: US Mideast envoy George Mitchell pressed the two-state solution on Thursday to skeptical officials in Israel. Both Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman opposes a Palestinian state. – US policy focuses on the two-state solution, Mitchell told reporters after holding talks in Jerusalem with Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman, who has refused… Read More Two-state solution means suicide for Israel

Turkish-TV broadcasts Nazi-style anti-Jewish entertainment

A pregnant Arab Palestinian woman are troubled by Israeli soldiers. Her husband overcomes the Jewish soldiers, and massacres them in the name of  God and liberation. This kind of entertainment series are shown on prime time Turkish TV. Turkish television series like «Valley of the Wolves», has lead to more crises between Turkey and Israel.… Read More Turkish-TV broadcasts Nazi-style anti-Jewish entertainment

Abbas: New International temple in Jerusalem

If there is a peace agreement, Palestinian sources said the PA would be willing to relinquish Palestinian sovereignty over the Temple Mount. The new ruler over the site will be the Saudi-based Islamic Conference Organization, whose 57 member states include Iran. Nabil Abu Rudeina is spokesman for Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas. Rudeina said that if… Read More Abbas: New International temple in Jerusalem

Jimmy Carter hints «Palestine» been occupied since 1948

«Since 1948, you have gone through suffering and deprivation of human rights». Former US President Jimmy Carter was honored by the Palestinian Authority government Saturday and pledged to support the Palestinians’ campaign for independence to the end of his days. «I have two great-grandsons that are rapidly learning about the people here and the anguish… Read More Jimmy Carter hints «Palestine» been occupied since 1948

Sweden: «Israel is a colonial occupier of Palestinian land»

The European Union will not enlarge their relationship with Israel as long as Israel «occupy» Palestinian land. The Foreign Ministers of the European Union will meet on Monday. There is also scheduled a meeting between the EU and Israel in the so-called advisory council. Last year, the EU promised to strengthen the ties with Israel.… Read More Sweden: «Israel is a colonial occupier of Palestinian land»

Fresh exchange offer to Abbas from US envoy George Mitchell

Two independent sources in the Middle East, have quoted that the US envoy George Mitchell has given PA-President Mahmoud Abbas an offer of exchange of land. The suggested US proposal is an exchange for a piece of Jewish land in Galilee with a majority of Arab Israelies, for the Jewish settlements area in Judea called… Read More Fresh exchange offer to Abbas from US envoy George Mitchell

Pro-Western Lebanon refuses to recognize Israel

Lebanon has no plans to rush into peace talks with Israel. Lebanese lawmaker Saad Hariri, head of the victorious pro-Western «March 14» alliance in national elections this week, spoke to CNN on Tuesday . «We will follow after the Arab initiative,» Hariri told CNN. «The Arab initiative includes many countries for the peace process, and… Read More Pro-Western Lebanon refuses to recognize Israel

«Hamas interrupted the electricity in Gaza to blame Israel»

– Hamas even stopped aid convoys into Gaza to put the blame on Israel. Leif Wellerop is the Norwegian representative for the International Christian Embassy in Jerusalem (ICEJ). He blames the Norwegian pro-Hamas doctor Mads Gilbert for trying to get back into Gaza to get more lies about Israel published in Norwegian Media. During the… Read More «Hamas interrupted the electricity in Gaza to blame Israel»

Israeli Minister: «Let Obama run for his money»

– Israel should shift military acquisition to America’s competition, and make Israel less dependent on the US. This a proposal from Likud Minister-without-Portfolio Yossi Peled. He suggest that Israel should buy planes from the France-based Airbus firm instead of the American Boeing. On Sunday, In a sign of growing concern in Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu’s… Read More Israeli Minister: «Let Obama run for his money»

Likely International failure to stop a nuclear Iran

«The U.S. will be exposed globally as weak and ineffective». «The first implication of Iran becoming a nuclear state will be to drive home the extreme helplessness of the international community in the face of a determined nuclear proliferator». «As the U.S. has signaled its distaste for military force and has given Israel a clear… Read More Likely International failure to stop a nuclear Iran

Malcolm Hedding: «The politics of betrayal against Israel»

«Israel is now expected to make peace with a Palestinian polity that is presently at war with itself and that does not accept Israel’s right to exist». This is a statement by Malcolm Hedding, the Executive Director of The International Christian Embassy in Jerusalem (ICEJ). «This is the picture that is unfolding before our eyes… Read More Malcolm Hedding: «The politics of betrayal against Israel»