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  • 1/3 of Journalists Killed in Gaza Worked For. . .What will it take for the Establishment Media to report it?

    05/24/2024 5:48:00 AM PDT · by SJackson · 2 replies
    Frontpagemagazine ^ | May 24, 2024 | Hugh Fitzgerald
    Much has been made of those mad-dog IDF soldiers who, we are told in the mainstream media, have been killing large numbers of Palestinian journalists in Gaza, presumably because they had seen too much and were reporting on Israeli atrocities and had to be silenced. It turns out that at least a third of those “journalists” were working either for Hamas or for Palestinian Islamic Jihad. The Western press still refuses to report on this. More on the story can be found here: “One-third of journalists killed in Gaza were affiliated with terrorist groups,” by Lahav Harkov, Jewish Insider, May...
  • IDF airs interrogation clips of terrorist father and son confessing to rape on Oct. 7

    05/24/2024 3:46:11 AM PDT · by Uncle Miltie · 12 replies
    Times of Israel ^ | 5/23/24 | TOI Staff
    Abdallah Radi says he, along with his father and cousin, raped a woman in Kibbutz Nir Oz before his father murdered her Two interrogation videos were released by the Israel Defense Forces on Thursday, showing Palestinian members of Hamas, a father and son, confessing to murdering and kidnapping people and raping women in Kibbutz Nir Oz on October 7. The footage, which was released after it was reported by The Daily Mail, showed Jamal Hussein Ahmad Radi, 47, and his son Abdallah, 18 — both of whom were captured by the IDF in March — in a Shin Bet interrogation...
  • ‘Denied’: UC fails to get a court order to stop academic workers’ strike; union hails decision

    05/24/2024 1:05:45 AM PDT · by KingofZion · 7 replies
    Los Angeles Times ^ | May 23, 2024 | Howard Blume
    The state labor board late Thursday declined to stop the University of California academic workers’ strike, ruling that a UC complaint did not meet the legal standard required for its intervention. UC officials had claimed that the walkout was illegal and causing such serious harm that it needed to be stopped. The union representing 48,000 academic workers called the strike over alleged free speech violations related to Israel-Hamas protests and other harms to workers. The rolling strike was launched Monday at UC Santa Cruz by United Auto Workers Local 4811, which represents graduate student teaching assistants, tutors, researchers and other...
  • Irish ambassador reprimanded over Palestine state recognition

    05/23/2024 10:22:47 PM PDT · by Olog-hai · 11 replies
    RTÉ News ^ | Thursday, 23 May 2024 21:17 | Paul Cunningham, Political Correspondent
    Irish Ambassador to Israel Sonya McGuinness was summoned to the Israeli Foreign Affairs Ministry in Jerusalem today and reprimanded over Ireland’s decision to recognize the State of Palestine. The ambassadors of Spain and Norway attended the same meeting for the same reason. Before any discussions, they were shown a previously unaired video of Hamas taking female army conscripts captive on 7 October last year. It is understood the Irish Government was disappointed at this, on the basis that it fell below the established procedures and practices regarding diplomatic engagement. What is believed to have been a “forthright exchange of views”...
  • Blinken says he wants to work with Congress to penalize International Criminal Court

    05/23/2024 4:54:52 PM PDT · by Angelino97 · 14 replies
    CNN ^ | May 21, 2024 | Michael Conte
    US Secretary of State Antony Blinken said he wants to work with Congress on legislation to penalize the International Criminal Court after it applied for arrest warrants for Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Defense Minister Yoav Gallant. “Given the events of yesterday, I think we have to look at the appropriate steps to take to deal with again, what is a profoundly wrongheaded decision,” Blinken said at a State Department budget hearing with the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. Blinken’s comments were an early indication of the Biden administration’s openness to taking action against the Netherlands-based court for its application...
  • Pentagon Tacitly Admits Biden’s Gaza Pier Stunt Is A Total Failure

    05/23/2024 10:44:31 AM PDT · by Red Badger · 34 replies
    The Federalist ^ | May 22, 2024 | SHAWN FLEETWOOD
    It didn’t take long for the Pentagon to all but confirm that the temporary Gaza port constructed at the behest of President Biden is turning out to be a total disaster. The admission came during a Tuesday press conference, in which Gen. Patrick S. Ryder, the Pentagon’s spokesman, told reporters that none of the 569 metric tons of food and supplies delivered into Hamas-controlled Gaza via the port have been distributed to Gaza residents by nongovernmental organizations. Constructed by the U.S. military, the $320 million floating port was announced earlier this year during Biden’s State of the Union address, a...
  • ‘Built By Aliens’: Chess Legend Kasparov Blasts CNN For Referring To ‘Alleged Hamas Tunnel’

    12/20/2023 1:48:47 PM PST · by mcenedo · 17 replies
    Daily Wire ^ | 12/19/23 | Hank Berrien
    Chess legend and political activist Garry Kasparov, who was the youngest-ever undisputed world champion at the age of 22 and was ranked the number one player in the world for an astonishing 21 consecutive years, mocked CNN for calling the huge terror tunnel built by Hamas an “alleged Hamas tunnel.”
  • Who is Colonizing Whom?-Islam was colonizing the world long before the British. Now it’s at it again

    05/23/2024 5:10:18 AM PDT · by SJackson · 17 replies
    Frontpagemagazine ^ | May 23, 2024 | Daniel Greenfield
    College students being indoctrinated on campuses to take part in Muslim prayers are also taking part in a thousand-year-old process of Islamic colonialism that made Islam a worldwide religion. College students believe by embracing Islamic rituals, they are opposing colonialism when they’re actually practicing it.The discovery of America and the apogee of European civilization which ushered in the modern world were based on resistance to Islamic colonialism. Since then, European nations withdrew from the Muslim world to avoid colonialism only to be colonized by millions of Muslims from their old colonies. Rather than ending colonialism, Europe went from the colonizers...
  • With These People Around, It’s a Wonder Biden Didn’t Betray Israel Sooner The A-Team of Israel-haters and jihad supporters. May 23, 2024 by Robert Spencer

    05/23/2024 5:08:11 AM PDT · by SJackson · 6 replies
    On May 13, I wrote here at the FrontPage about Maher Bitar, Old Joe Biden’s new special counsel and director of intelligence and defense programs at the National Security Council. Bitar is important because he is a longtime foe of Israel, an alumnus of the viciously anti-Israel campus group Students for Justice in Palestine, and an indication of how the Biden regime’s betrayal of Israel is not just the result of the regime’s fear of losing Michigan in November, but is also the fruit of personnel decisions that Biden’s handlers made at the beginning of the regime. Bitar is not...
  • Germany says it will ARREST Benjamin Netanyahu if he sets foot in the country following ICC call to charge him with war crimes - as Israel becomes increasingly isolated over Gaza

    05/23/2024 4:16:54 AM PDT · by C19fan · 125 replies
    UK Daily Mail ^ | May 23, 2024 | Henry Moore and Elena Salvoni
    Germany will arrest Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu if he enters the country amid allegations of war crimes by the International Criminal Court, a spokesperson has confirmed. Steffen Hebestreit, a spokesperson for German Chancellor Olaf Scholz, confirmed on Wednesday the country would 'abide by the law' and arrest the under-fire Israeli leader should he visit the EU nation. This comes after British prosecutor Karim Khan announced on Monday that he is seeking warrants for Netanyahu, Israeli Defence Minister Yoav Gallant, as well as three Hamas terror chiefs including Yahya Sinwar, the ruler in Gaza who masterminded October 7.
  • Germany Says It Will Execute ICC Warrant on Netanyahu

    05/23/2024 4:15:47 AM PDT · by Mr. Mojo · 31 replies
    Newsmax ^ | 22 May 2024 | Michael Katz
    Germany said Wednesday it will abide by an International Criminal Court arrest warrant and detain Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu should he step foot on German soil. The ICC on Monday issued arrest warrants for Netanyahu and Israel Defense Minister Yoav Gallant on charges of war crimes in its military response to Iranian-backed Hamas' Oct. 7 terrorist attack. The ICC also issued arrest warrants Hamas leader Yahya Sinwar, its military leader Muhammad Deif, and its Qatar-based political leader Ismail Haniyeh on charges of war crimes. A dramatic appeal written in German and English and posted Tuesday on X by Ron...
  • Netanyahu Issues Warning To US Leaders Over ICC Arrest Warrants: 'You're Next'

    05/22/2024 8:49:44 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 22 replies
    Epoch Times ^ | 05/22/2024 | Jack Phillips
    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Tuesday that he disagrees with arrest warrants sought against him by the International Criminal Court (ICC), suggesting that U.S. leaders could be next.The ICC this week said it would seek arrest warrants for Mr. Netanyahu, Defense Minister Yoav Gallant, and the Hamas leaders, prompting criticism from both Israeli and top U.S. officials, including President Joe Biden. The ICC claimed that the warrants for the Israeli leadership were over the country’s conduct in the ongoing Israel-Hamas conflict.Mr. Netanyahu said the warrants against himself and Defense Minister Yoav Gallant over the country’s conduct in its fight...
  • VIDEO: Showing the abduction of five female soldiers from the Nahal Oz base on October 7 by Hamas terrorists.

    05/22/2024 12:51:34 PM PDT · by Eccl 10:2 · 22 replies
    X ^ | 2024-05-22 | Emanuel (Mannie) Fabian
    The Hostages and Missing Families Forum has released footage obtained by the IDF, showing the abduction of five female soldiers from the Nahal Oz base on October 7 by Hamas terrorists. The clip shows Liri Albag, Karina Ariev, Agam Berger, Daniella Gilboa and Naama Levy. It has been edited to remove some of the more disturbing images, including the multiple murdered bodies.
  • Secret Iran-US talks on Gaza war undermined by Raisi death

    05/22/2024 11:22:53 AM PDT · by Mr. Mojo · 6 replies
    Sources close to the discussions in Oman tell MEE that the delegations spoke about ending Israel's war and a shared desire for a change in Israeli government Secret talks between Iran and the United States in Oman were making good progress, but have now been jeopardised by the sudden death of Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi and his foreign minister. Brett McGurk, US President Joe Biden's senior Middle East adviser, held indirect negotiations earlier this month with Ali Bagheri Kani, Iran’s point man for negotiations with the West, according to three Iranian sources close to the talks. The talks took place...
  • Video shows Hamas abduction of female IDF spotters on Oct. 7..."The footage reveals the violent, humiliating and traumatizing treatment the girls endured on the day of their abduction, their eyes filled with raw terror."

    05/22/2024 10:53:40 AM PDT · by Red Badger · 33 replies
    Jewish News Service ^ | May 22, 2024 | JOSHUA MARKS, AMELIE BOTBOL
    (May 22, 2024 / JNS) The Hostages and Missing Families Forum on Wednesday evening released a video of Hamas terrorists abducting female Israel Defense Forces spotters on Oct. 7. Footage taken by body cameras of the terrorists reveals the violence and trauma experienced by five of the seven spotters captured alive from the Nahal Oz base. Another 15 field observers serving there were murdered during the attack. The video running time is three minutes and 10 seconds. It was edited and censored to exclude the most disturbing scenes, including the corpses of those murdered at Nahal Oz and inside the...
  • Pro-Palestinian Protesters Boo President Biden's Motorcade in Boston

    05/22/2024 10:11:41 AM PDT · by nickcarraway · 8 replies
    CBS News ^ | Tuesday, May 21, 2024 | Louisa Moller
    A campaign visit by President Biden to New Hampshire and Boston was punctuated by pro-Palestinian protesters. The demonstration organized by the Boston Chapter of the Socialism and Liberation Party set up outside of South Station and booed the presidential motorcade as it drove by. Then, dozens of protesters followed the motorcade and walked into the Seaport amid a large police presence. The protesters briefly blocked traffic on Congress Street. The trip comes as President Biden tries to shore up swing state support and donations as recent polls have him trailing former President Donald Trump in several key states. The president...
  • Supreme Court to gov't: Create guidelines to ban smoking in homes

    05/22/2024 7:15:13 AM PDT · by Eleutheria5 · 17 replies
    Arutz Sheva ^ | 22/5/24
    The Supreme Court has issued a conditional order calling on the Environmental Protection Ministry, Public Security Ministry, and Health Ministry to take action on the issue of environmental disturbances caused by a person smoking in his home, when the smoke enters the neighbors' homes, Israel Hayom reported. The court has instructed the ministries to enact guidelines on the matter, or enforce the matter of cigarette smoke pollution entering other apartments in a different manner. The government now has 60 days to respond to the order. The Supreme Court's decision follows an appeal submitted by the Avir Naki organization and six...
  • Norway, Ireland and Spain say they are recognizing a Palestinian state, deepening Israel's isolation

    05/22/2024 4:11:01 AM PDT · by C19fan · 44 replies
    AP ^ | May 22, 2024 | Joseph Wilson, Melanie Lidman, and Joseph Krauss
    Norway, Ireland and Spain said on Wednesday they are recognizing a Palestinian state, in a historic but largely symbolic move that deepens Israel’s isolation more than seven months into its grinding war against Hamas in Gaza. The announcements came as the chief prosecutor of the International Criminal Court is seeking arrest warrants for Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his defense minister and the International Court of Justice is considering allegations of genocide that Israel has strenuously denied.
  • 'We were all duped' | Report: Egypt changed terms of Gaza ceasefire deal

    Egyptian intelligence quietly changed the terms of a ceasefire proposal that Israel had already signed off on earlier this month, ultimately scuttling a deal that could have released hostages and Palestinian Arab prisoners, and set a pathway to temporarily end the fighting in Gaza, CNN reported on Tuesday, citing three people familiar with the discussions. The ceasefire agreement that Hamas said on May 6 it had agreed to was not what the Qataris or the Americans believed had been submitted to Hamas for a potential final review, the sources told the network. The changes made by Egyptian intelligence, the details...
  • H.R.8445 - To amend title 38, United States Code, and the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act to provide for the eligibility of United States citizens who serve in the Israeli Defense Forces for certain protections relating to such service.

    05/21/2024 1:52:19 PM PDT · by JSM_Liberty · 35 replies
    Congress ^ | 05/17/2024 | Rep. Reschenthaler, Guy [R-PA-14]
    As of 05/21/2024 text has not been received for H.R.8445 - To amend title 38, United States Code, and the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act to provide for the eligibility of United States citizens who serve in the Israeli Defense Forces for certain protections relating to such service.