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  • “Tehran’s Streets in the Hands of the People” – Crickets from Jihad Squad!

    09/23/2022 7:45:05 AM PDT · by dynachrome · 32 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | 9-23-22 | Richard Abelson
    The protests in Iran are on the verge of toppling the regime. The only thing that can stop the revolution now is another bloodbath like Nov. 2019, when 1500 protestors were killed and thousands more arrested, many of whom were tortured and executed. Now, the protestors are striking back, however. Amazing ❤️ ✌️ #IranProtests2022 #IranProtests #Mahsa_Amini #مهسا_امینی #مهساامینی #MahsaAmini#زن_زندگی_آزادی — Alireza Nader علیرضا نادر (@AlirezaNader) September 23, 2022 Thousands of Iranians marched on the streets to protest the death of Mahsa Amini on Sept. 16, after being arrested by the Sharia Police. The protests have now reached 80 cities,...
  • Israel braces for influx of Jews fleeing Russia

    09/23/2022 6:20:53 AM PDT · by Roman_War_Criminal · 13 replies
    ynetnews ^ | 9/22/22 | Gilad Yalon
    The Russian Jewish community is hurriedly leaving amid threat of military draft and protests; Cabinet to discuss steps in preparation; ticket prices from Moscow to Israel jump to NIS 23,000 while one-way cost to other destinations in the thousands of dollars The government will on Thursday, discuss steps that must be taken to prepare for a possible influx of Jews from Russia after President Vladimir Putin announced a draft to bolster troops fighting in Ukraine. (snip) Protests against the act across the country by civilians resulted in the arrest of over 1,000 Russians on Wednesday, with the number expected to...
  • Biden welcomes Lapid's UN speech: I could not agree more/barf

    09/22/2022 2:40:13 PM PDT · by Eleutheria5 · 20 replies
    Arutz Sheva ^ | 22/9/22 | Elad Benari
    US President Joe Biden on Thursday welcomed Prime Minister Yair Lapid’s speech at the UN General Assembly, in which he expressed support for a “two-state solution” for the Israel-Palestinian Arab conflict. “I welcome Prime Minister Lapid's courageous statement at the UN General Assembly: ‘An agreement with the Palestinians, based on two states for two peoples, is the right thing for Israel’s security, for Israel’s economy, and for the future of our children,’” ...
  • Report: UK PM Truss Mulling Embassy Move to Jerusalem

    09/22/2022 12:38:45 AM PDT · by Conservat1 · 15 replies
    JP ^ | Sep 22, 2022
    Prime Minister Yair Lapid met Wednesday on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly in New York with UK Prime Minister Liz Truss, who reportedly said she is considering moving the British embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. Lapid expressed “his deepest condolences, on his own behalf and on behalf of the people of Israel, on the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, ” congratulated Truss on taking office, and expressed “confidence that under their leadership, ties between Israel and the United Kingdom will reach new heights in various fields, in particular the economy, innovation and...
  • Israel Police chief calls for 'shutting down' social media during civil unrest

    09/21/2022 3:55:38 PM PDT · by Nextrush · 8 replies
    Times Of Israel ^ | 9/21/2022 | Jeremy Sharon
    "This is already war": Commissioner says online platforms drove citizens out onto the streets during the May 2021 Arab-Jewish riots Israel Police commissioner Kobi Shabtai said that in any future outbreaks of severe civil unrest, social media platforms should be shut down in order to halt the spread of violence. Shabtai asserted in an interview that during Arab-Jewish violence in May 2021, social media platforms helped drive civilians to the streets to participate in riots, and that closing them down for a limited period is a necessary step despite democratic norms. "I am of the opinion that in such circumstances,...
  • Joe Biden Uses U.N. to Call for Palestinian State: They Are ‘Entitled’ to It

    09/21/2022 10:54:44 AM PDT · by ChicagoConservative27 · 102 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 09/21/2022 | Deborah Brand
    President Joe Biden told the United Nations on Wednesday the Palestinians are “entitled” to their own state, a day after the U.S. State Department announced $64 million in aid to the U.N. agency for so-called Palestinian refugees. “We will continue to advocate for a lasting, negotiated peace between the Jewish and democratic state of Israel and the Palestinian people,” Biden said during his address at the U.N. General Assembly.
  • Body of Palestinian suspected of killing elderly woman in terror attack found in Tel Aviv (Linda Sarsour's family)

    09/21/2022 9:43:03 AM PDT · by Conservat1 · 20 replies
    JNS ^ | Sep 21, 2022
    After a nightlong manhunt, Mousa Sarsour, 28, was found dead on a central street • IDF arrests five Palestinians for allegedly assisting in the plot. Mousa Sarsour of Qalqilya, named by police as the suspect in the Holon attack on Sept. 20, 2022 ...According to a police statement, his body was found on Tel Aviv’s Bar Kochva Street, following a nightlong search involving officers, detectives, canine units and Border Police units. The murder in Holon of the elderly woman, who on Wednesday was identified as Shulamit Rachel Ovadiah, was treated as a terror attack soon after her body was discovered...
  • Hate crime in Ramla: Arabs sprayed "Hitler the man" near kindergartens (Islamofascism)

    09/18/2022 4:12:02 PM PDT · by Conservat1 · 5 replies
    0404 News ^ | Sep 11, 2022 | E Maman
    Near kindergartens in the Amishev neighborhood in Ramla, today (Sunday) shocked parents of the kindergarten children discovered a nasty inscription spray-painted by Arabs on one of the nearby buildings that read: "Hitler the man." Following the incident, a complaint was filed with the police...
  • Jennifer Griffin is awarded the 2022 "Freedom of the Media" Gold Medal

    09/18/2022 8:03:02 AM PDT · by Krosan · 25 replies
    Fox News ^ | 09/18/2022 | Editor
    Jennifer Griffin is awarded the 2022 "Freedom of the Media" Gold Medal for Public Service award. Awardees 2022 TLN Gold Medal for Public Service Jennifer Griffin, National Security Correspondent at the Pentagon, Fox News TLN Gold Medal for Investigative Reporting Olga Rudenko, editor-in-chief, Kyiv Independent (Ukraine) TLN Freedom of the Media Award for International Reporting Shireen Abu Akleh (posthumous), Al Jazeera Arabic, (Palestinian Territories – U.S.) TLN Freedom of the Media Award for Explanatory Reporting Maria Ressa, CEO of Rappler, (Philippines) TLN Freedom of the Media Award for Commentary and Criticism Željko Ivanović and, (Montenegro) TLN Freedom of the...
  • 2 years of the Abraham Accords: Milestones met, looking to the future

    09/18/2022 5:22:25 AM PDT · by bert · 12 replies
    Jerusalem Post ^ | SEPTEMBER 18, 2022 | SETH J. FRANTZMAN
    Two years after the signing of the Abraham Accords, UAE-Israel relations are flourishing. A series of recent high-level meetings and events illustrate how the countries are forging ahead, showcasing that the agreements signed two years ago weren’t a hollow PR stunt. The importance reaches far beyond the two countries, to Israel’s ties to India; as well as peace with Morocco, Bahrain and other countries. President Isaac Herzog attended the UAE Embassy reception celebrating the two-year anniversary of the signing of the Abraham Accords last Thursday in Herzliya. The event showcased how the Accords have brought together people from the region...
  • Marvel vows 'new approach' to Israeli movie superhero Sabra

    09/18/2022 5:24:24 AM PDT · by Eleutheria5 · 59 replies
    Arutz Sheva ^ | 18/9/22 | Gary Willig
    Marvel Studios announced it would take a "new approach" to Israeli superheroine Sabra in response to extensive criticism by anti-Israel activists following the announcement that the character would be introduced to the Marvel Cinematic Universe in the upcoming film Captain America: New World Order, played by Israeli actress Shira Haas. “While our characters and stories are inspired by the comics, they are always freshly imagined for the screen and today’s audience, and the filmmakers are taking a new approach with the character Sabra who was first introduced in the comics over 40 years ago," Marvel told Variety on Friday. The...
  • Germany: Broadcaster revises code of conduct to support Israel's right to exist

    09/17/2022 12:43:09 PM PDT · by Eleutheria5 · 18 replies
    Arutz Sheva ^ | 17/9/22 | Toby Axelrod
    Germany’s public broadcaster, Deutsche Welle, has revised its code of conduct to require support for Israel’s right to exist, and employees who fail to do so may now be fired. The move announced Sept. 1 preceded a court order last week that DW reinstate a former employee fired who was fired after the company determined she had made comments about Israel that could be construed as antisemitic. In all, seven employees from the broadcaster’s Arabic service were let go last year on similar grounds, and so far two have successfully sued DW for reinstatement. The revised conduct code appears to...
  • Hamas Comes to Harvard-"I have always supported Hamas.”

    09/16/2022 10:46:28 AM PDT · by SJackson · 13 replies
    FrontPage Magazine ^ | September 16, 2022 | Daniel Greenfield
    After the fighting between Israel and Hamas in 2012, Tunisian President Moncef Marzouki announced that he wanted to visit Gaza.“I congratulate Ismail Haniyeh (the Hamas prime minister) on the victory in Gaza,” he said.Marzouki had previously met with delegations from Hamas and Islamic Jihad. His support for the Muslim Brotherhood terrorist group was so blatant that even the PLO had warned him not to come to Gaza. After leaving office, Marzouki boarded the Hamas flotilla invading Israel. When the flotilla was intercepted, Israel deported him. These days, Tunisia doesn’t want him either.But Massachusetts does.More recently an arrest warrant was issued...
  • Bidenites Lecture Israel On Its ‘Rules of Engagement’-But how many journalists were killed by American fire during the Iraq conflict?

    09/16/2022 10:50:58 AM PDT · by SJackson · 6 replies
    FrontPage Magazine ^ | September 16, 2022 | Hugh Fitzgerald
    Bidenites Lecture Israel On Its ‘Rules of Engagement’But how many journalists were killed by American fire during the Iraq conflict?September 16, 2022 by Hugh Fitzgerald 2 CommentsOn September 5, the IDF released its report on the killing of the journalist Shireen Abu Akleh. Its findings are here: “Gantz Rebuffs US Call to Review IDF Rules of Engagement After Abu Akleh Killing,” by Andrew Bernard, Algemeiner, September 7, 2022:On Monday , the IDF released a report concluding that there was a “high possibility” that Abu Akleh had been accidentally killed by the IDF on 11 May in the West Bank city...
  • The ADL’s Radical Boss Must Go-Under Jonathan Greenblatt, the ADL has become a threat to Jews.

    09/14/2022 6:19:16 AM PDT · by SJackson · 8 replies
    Frontpagemagazine ^ | September 14, 2022 | Daniel Greenfield
    Under Jonathan Greenblatt, the ADL has become a threat to Jews.September 14, 2022 by Daniel Greenfield 10 CommentsThe latest numbers show that only 1 of the 118 thugs arrested for assaulting Jews in New York City since 2018 was sentenced to actual prison time. While attacks on Jews tripled, the ADL is promoting police defunding in its curriculum. The lesson’s only mention of crime proposes that it can be fought through police defunding by “investing more money in education, health care.”Another high school lesson plan claims that evidence of privilege is parents telling a child “to find a police officer...
  • Turkey's Erdogan Romances Jews While Calling Them ‘Hitler’ - Opinion

    09/13/2022 7:21:57 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 6 replies
    The Jerusalem Post ^ | SEPTEMBER 13, 2022 | Shmuley Boteach
    What was an Orthodox Jewish man doing working for Recep Tayyip Erdogan, arguably the world’s most vocal antisemite?17 when Orthodox Jewish lobbyist Nicholas Muzin was paid millions of dollars to lobby for the Emir of Qatar to introduce him to the leaders of right-wing pro-Israel organizations, in an effort to curry favor with a Qatar-weary Donald Trump. Some of the most important right-wing activists for Israel were later ensnared in the controversy, exposed by national media outlets and in a huge investigative story by The Wall Street Journal. All said that they were traveling to Doha for Israel, even as,...
  • Looted coin worth $1m returned to Israel after years-long hunt

    09/13/2022 11:47:25 AM PDT · by SJackson · 13 replies
    BBC News ^ | Raffi Berg
    The quarter shekel coin, dated to 69 AD, is one of only four of its kind known to exist It took nearly 20 years of dogged detective work and a trail which crossed continents before the case of the missing $1m relic could be closed. "A cherished piece of history [is] finally going home," said a US official at a ceremony marking the occasion. That piece of history is a small silver coin rich in symbolism, minted during a Jewish revolt nearly 2,000 years ago. Looted in Israel in 2002, it was eventually tracked down, seized and is being returned...
  • Israeli defense firm selling anti-drone systems to Ukraine by way of Poland

    09/13/2022 4:18:27 AM PDT · by tlozo · 2 replies
    The Times of Israel ^ | Sept 12, 2022 | Tani Goldstein
    Government appears to turn blind eye to sale, opting not to torpedo deal for ‘advanced defensive technology’ that Defense Ministry has barred companies from supplying to Kyiv. An Israeli defense contractor is supplying anti-drone systems to Ukraine’s military by way of Poland, The Times of Israel’s Hebrew sister site Zman Yisrael reported Monday. A source in the firm told Zman that the equipment was being sold to Poland to circumvent Israel’s refusal to sell advanced arms to Ukraine. The company reported to the Defense Ministry that the sale was to Poland and appeared to be claiming not to be aware...
  • Lavrov meets Hamas leader Haniyeh in Moscow

    09/12/2022 12:19:21 PM PDT · by lodi90 · 16 replies
    Al Mayadeen ^ | 9/12/2022 | Al Mayadeen English
    The visit, which comes at the invitation of the Russian Foreign Ministry, will last for several days and aims to discuss prospects for bilateral relations to serve the Palestinian cause. Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov met with a delegation of the Palestinian movement Hamas, headed by political bureau chairman Ismail Haniyeh, in Moscow on Monday, the Russian Foreign Ministry said. "On September 12, … Lavrov hosted … Haniyeh, who is in Moscow as the head of the delegation of this Palestinian movement. During the conversation, the main attention was paid to the development of the situation in the Middle East...
  • Israeli Prime Minister Announces In Berlin: Iran Nuclear Talks “Dead”

    09/12/2022 10:09:21 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 14 replies
    Money Central ^ | 09/12/2022
    A senior Israeli official representing Prime Minister Yair Lapid on Monday declared that Iran talks are “dead”.The official called on Europe and the US on Monday to begin talking about demands for a “longer, stronger” nuclear agreement with Iran, saying current talks aimed at reviving a 2015 pact were dead after Jerusalem provided proof that Tehran had not been forthright during negotiations.Lapid and his top aides were in Berlin Monday, where the Israeli Prime Minister says he passed German Chancellor Olaf Scholz “sensitive and relevant intelligence information” on Iran’s nuclear program.The day prior, Germany, France, and the UK issued a...