Let Us Have Our Backs Back
by Gail Winston
President Barack Obama’s biggest claim to support of
Mr. Obama has lots of nice sounding bits in his
speech for AIPAC (American-Israel Public Affairs Committee), but, for those in
the know who examine his speech for trustworthiness and veracity, there is much
to pick apart. See Caroline Glick below for just such an astute dissection of
Ms. Rice spoke about the (
By Obama and Rice, etc "having
So, Mr. Obama, Let us have our backs back! Get off
our backs! Don’t push
The 100 missiles fired by the Palestinian Jihad Islami escalated Saturday and included Grad multiple rocket
launchers mounted on vehicles and SA-7 anti-air rockets, the Russian version of
the American Stinger, smuggled from Libya.
IDF officials say the 200 rockets fired at Israel's southern communities since
Friday marks a “dramatic development
in terms of the quantity and rate of the fire.” More than 50 of the rockets
fired in recent days were medium-range missiles.
Food for Thought. by Steven Shamrak
Since Al Jezeera became a main whole-sale supplier of the world news,
at least in
Israel and China Signed Huge Water Deal
between Israel and China are set to grow significantly after Finance Minister
Yuval Steinitz inked a deal worth over NIS 1 billion with Chinese officials.
Under the deal, Israeli companies will export water technologies to China, to
aid that country with water purification and agricultural projects.
Procrastination - Fake Diplomacy in
US Paid $5 Million Extortion to Egypt
American rights workers left
Radical Islam Wins Big in Iran
Ahmadinejad appears to be the big loser against Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali
Khameini. Hardliners from the Islamist camp appear to have captured at least
three-quarters of the 290 seats in the Majlis, the country's parliament.
Truth is Out: Don’t Count on United
Minister Avigdor Lieberman warned that if the United States is too weak to be
able to intervene to stop Syrian President Bashar Assad’s ”systematic murder of
innocent civilians,” it can’t be counted on to come to Israel’s aid. "If
the international community is incapable of stopping the massacres in Syria,
what is the value of its promises to protect the security of Israel?"
German and Japanese intelligence sources confirmed
what Western intelligence had known for 11 months -
Chief Sephardic Rabbi
(Rav) Rabbi Shlomo Amar has published a call to believers not to
ascend to the Temple Mount. The call appears under the heading
"avoid ascending to the Mount and touching its edge," which was
the ruling about Mount Sinai in the Book of Exodus before the Ten Commandments.
Rav Amar's declaration was co-signed by former Chief Sephardic Rabbi Rav
Eliyahu Bakshi Doron; Rav Shalom Cohen, Head of Porat Yosef Yeshiva in the Old
City of Jerusalem, Old City Rabbi Rav Avigdor Neventzal, and Kotel Rabbi, Rav
Hamas has Chosen
Hamas will not do Iran's bidding
in any war with Israel, according to senior figures within the militant Islamic
group. "If there is a war between two powers, Hamas will not be part of
such a war," Salah Bardawil, a member of the organisation's political
bureau in Gaza City, told the Guardian. He denied the group would launch
rockets into Israel at Tehran's request in response to a strike on its nuclear
US President Barack Obama held to the line that “
Quote of the Week:
“The Jewish state will
not allow those seeking our destruction to possess the means to achieve that
goal. A nuclear armed
generations Jews who dreamed of Zion collected their pennies so the Jewish
National Fund could purchase land in Israel. Today illegal Arab building on JNF
lands goes unchecked by Israel's leaders.
fewer than 700 illegal housing units have been built by Arabs in the past two
years on land purchased for Jews by the JNF in northern Jerusalem.
King, chairman of the Israel Land Fund, says his organisation is conducting a
careful survey of the illegal structures using aerial photographs, but adds the
problem is exacerbated by the fact that the illegal building occurs beyond
Israel's security fence. Lands bought by the JNF are on both sides of the
discussing lands in Qalandiya," King explained. "All entry and
activity has to be coordinated with the IDF and Ministry of Defence. No
enforcement can be undertaken in these areas without the cooperation of the
military and police. This is routinely denied on 'security grounds.'"
example, King says, "We have an aerial photo of an old building from
before 2005, but the security fence being built makes these areas out of
bounds, and we have no way of documenting and making claims for
inaction is politically motivated, and people don't realise what is happening.
The JNF offers to purchase land at nominal prices in order to return them to
the Jewish people, but that's not what is happening."
hope that those who donate to the JNF will think twice before giving their
money to a body that does nothing to secure the assets they hold in trust for
the Jewish people," King added. (Planting trees
is not enough! We need to reclaim and free all Jewish land from Arab