Greece suspends state broadcaster ERT to “save money”

The Greek government has shut down the public broadcaster ERT, calling it a “haven of waste”. Viewers watching the news on the main TV channel saw the screens go to black late on Tuesday evening. All employees have been suspended pending a re-organisation. Thousands of people held a protest against the decision outside ERT headquarters.… Read More Greece suspends state broadcaster ERT to “save money”

JEPenny’s Hitler kettle available in the US

Trouble is brewing for an American retailer after customers noted that one of its tea kettles bears a striking resemblance to Adolf Hitler. Bemused motorists took photographs of the huge JCPenney billboard advertising the kettle as they drove past it on the 405 Interstate highway near Culver City in California, one of America’s busiest stretches… Read More JEPenny’s Hitler kettle available in the US

Israel: Frustration with EU’s policies on rise

Israeli diplomatic officials are increasingly frustrated by what they see as the EU’s pro-Palestinian tilt. While the EU talks about labeling products from the settlements, or about Palestinian hunger strikers, it is unable to call Hizbullah a terrorist organization and was slow in condemning Turkish Prime Minister Erdogan’s recent characterization of Zionism as a crime… Read More Israel: Frustration with EU’s policies on rise

Swiss mayoral candidate support “final solution” for Jews

Media in Switzerland accuse Green Party politician of anti-Semitism, denying Israel’s right to exist. Swiss Jewish leaders and the Simon Wiesenthal Center sharply criticized MP Geri Müller, a Green Party politician running for mayor of Baden, because he supports close ties with Hamas and engages in pro-Iranian regime activities.  “We criticize Müller’s closeness to anti-Semites… Read More Swiss mayoral candidate support “final solution” for Jews

EU trade with “Occupied Palestinian Territory”

An agreement for further liberalization of agricultural products, fish and fishery products entered into force on first of January  2012. An Interim Association Agreement on Trade and Cooperation was concluded between the EU and the Palestine Liberation Organisation (PLO) on behalf of the Palestinian Authority in 1997. The agreement provides for duty-free access to EU… Read More EU trade with “Occupied Palestinian Territory”

The days of Democracy in Europe is almost over

Václav Klaus warns that the destruction of Europe’s democracy may be in its final phase. ‘Two-faced’ politicians have opened the door to an EU superstate by giving up on democracy, Václav Klaus, the veteran Czech statesman, tells Bruno Waterfield. The new push for a European Union federation, complete with its own head of state and… Read More The days of Democracy in Europe is almost over

Catalonia might try to brake away from Fascist Europe

Catalonia has called snap elections over its drive for greater independence, deepening Spain’s crisis as its government struggles to avoid a full-blown bailout. The rich northeastern region’s President Artur Mas added an extra headache for Spain’s Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy, who has called for the country to stay united as its fights to secure its… Read More Catalonia might try to brake away from Fascist Europe

The Euro-party is over: Commerzebank is busted by politicans

Shares of Commerzebank has dropped 68 per cent this year. Shares in Commerzbank have dropped after a report suggested that Germany is prepared to nationalize the bank if needed. Der Spiegel, citing government sources, reported on Sunday that Germany could reactivate a rescue fund and buy shares if its second-largest bank cannot raise money by… Read More The Euro-party is over: Commerzebank is busted by politicans

Egyptians: “We want to be ruled by Fascists and sharia laws”

Islamist parties made dramatic advances in Egypt’s parliamentary elections. This is reflecting a growing embrace of religious-oriented sentiment across turbulent North Africa. The relatively moderate Muslim Brotherhood, whose Freedom and Justice Party (FJP) has von 40 per cent of the vote. Al Noor Salafi Movement, a hard-line Muslim group, had the second-highest total, 20 per… Read More Egyptians: “We want to be ruled by Fascists and sharia laws”

Reject link between anti-Semitic attacks and situation in Mideast

Jewish group’s president says European Jewry ‘at its worst’ since the end of World War Two. ‬‬ The president of the European Jewish Congress (EJC), Dr. Moshe Kantor, called on European politicians to completely reject the line of reasoning whereby Jews are attacked on the streets of Europe because of the situation in the Middle… Read More Reject link between anti-Semitic attacks and situation in Mideast

The Norwegian head of the moral resignation of Europe

Thorbjørn Jagland called the Council of Europe to condemn Israel for defending her self against terrorists on the “Gaza flotilla”. Jagland is a former Prime Minister of Norway, the President of the Norwegian Parliament, and the head of the Nobel Price committee that gave Obama the Peace price. During the season on the Council of… Read More The Norwegian head of the moral resignation of Europe

Europe continue to wine and dine with Iran’s butchers

In 2008 the EU was Iran’s top trading partner with imports and exports totaling USD 36.4 billion. Security Council resolutions and focused sanctions serve as public relations window-dressing. Europe is the key to any meaningful behavior-modifying sanctions on Iran. The continued focus on Russia and China’s intransigence is allowing Europe to stay under the radar.… Read More Europe continue to wine and dine with Iran’s butchers

Baroness in the business of trashing Israel

Baroness Catherine Ashton fueled Europe`s No. 1 international-affairs obsession: Trashing the Jewish state. The EU’s new chief diplomat, used her maiden speech in the European Parliament to attack Israel. It’s rather odd that no sooner had Israel left Gaza in 2005, than the same people who so anxiously had called for Israel to “end the… Read More Baroness in the business of trashing Israel

Europe agrees to recognize Palestinian state

European Union foreign ministers will next week calls for the establishment of Jerusalem as the capital of “Palestine,” and grants recognition to a Palestinian state declared unilaterally outside the framework of a peace deal with Israel. This is reported by Israel’s Ha’aretz daily newspaper on Tuesday, that a resolution to be discussed and probably approved… Read More Europe agrees to recognize Palestinian state

Israeli health are worsening compared to European average

The Israel Medical Association (IMA) reported last Tuesday that Israel’s health ranking is declining compared to developed European nations. Dr. Yoram Balchar, chairman of the IMA, said he hopes the findings will «sound the alarm for the decision makers. Every decision made on treating such problems takes years to carry out, and the sooner they… Read More Israeli health are worsening compared to European average