Wednesday, January 21, 2009
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Saudi Arabia to give Hamas one billion dollars
For "reconstruction and rehabilitation in Gaza" -- that and nothing else. "Saudis Pledge to Cover Over Half of PA War Costs," by Nissan Ratzlav-Katz for Israel National News, January 20 (thanks to Jeffrey Imm):(IsraelNN.com) The economic cost of the three-week...
Afghanistan: Taliban blows up five more schools
The price of an education Making good on its threats. More on this story. "Militants blow up five more schools," by Hameedullah Khan for the Dawn, January 20:MINGORA, Jan 19: Suspected militants blew up five government schools in Swat...
Dutch foreign minister: Karzai must "perform better or face a worsening Taliban insurgency"
Western politicians should better understand what India is apparently beginning to understand: secular leaders in Pakistan and Afghanistan simply do not have the authority or influence to realize their goals (whatever those may be) vis-a-vis other more influential "power centres"...
Welcome, Mr. President! Iran renews efforts to supply long-range missiles to Hamas
Hamas' jihad against Israel is revealed here as part of the larger global jihad. And those who are pursuing Iran's proxy war against Israel will view Obama's pledge to sit down and hash things out with Iran as a chance...
Hamas in their own voices
Of course, it is all over now and a new era of peace is dawning. But this is a useful reminder of what the people who are supposed to occupy the moral high ground -- according to the governing...
UK: Protesters ransack factory accused of making missile parts for Israel
Leftist/Jihadist Alliance Update. "Military components factory ransacked in Gaza protest: Nine people held after break-in at plant near Brighton allegedly making parts for Isareli [sic] missiles," by Mark Townsend for The Guardian, January 17 (thanks to Kevin): Nine people are...
Obama: "To the Muslim world, we seek a new way forward, based on mutual interest and mutual respect"
The President in his Inaugural Address: For we know that our patchwork heritage is a strength, not a weakness. We are a nation of Christians and Muslims, Jews and Hindus - and non-believers. We are shaped by every language...
Rick Warren in Inauguration prayer: "You are the compassionate, the merciful one..."
Following right after "Hear, O Israel, the Lord your God, the Lord is one." "The compassionate, the merciful" is, of course, a reference to the invocation at the beginning of every chapter of the Qur'an except one: Bismillah al-Rahman al-Rahim,...
Gaza reporter on Al-Arabiya: "A rocket from here? It's here. Listen, it's here, below the building..."
We have often noted that Hamas and other jihadist groups have launched attacks against Israel from civilian areas, hoping to draw retaliatory fire that it could use for propaganda purposes. Here is more proof: "...the Foreign Ministry views it as...
Al-Qaeda accursed: Not by the plague, but by its own incompetence
The "Al Qaeda gets the bubonic plague" story was actually a story about a biological or chemical weapons experiment that went wrong. "Al Qaeda bungles arms experiment," by Eli Lake for the Washington Times, January 19: An al Qaeda affiliate...
Thug-In-Chief to Islamic Jihad: Hey, congrats on your big victory over Israel
Just as Israel handed Hizballah a victory by stopping before the job was done in 2006, so now it has done so again with Hamas and Islamic Jihad. Ahmadinejad said that he considers this to be "a victory of the...
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Scotland: Boy Scouts adopt Islamic pledge
On my honor, I will do my best to do my duty to Allah, the Most Beneficent, the Most Merciful Does that include subjugating infidels -- such as fellow (but non-Muslim) boy scouts? So now Muslims are opposed to...
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"Normal Church activities are not possible there": An interview with the Catholic bishop of...Arabia
I'll bet you didn't even know there was a bishop of Arabia. In this interview, he affirms the institutionalized discrimination against Christians about which we have written a great deal here, and which Islamic apologists (both Muslim and non-Muslim) routinely...
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Harvard-educated Iranian academic sliced sections out of priceless historical books
Hakimzadeh: Vandal for the jihad? Rewriting history is a major enterprise for jihad apologists, and an eminently successful one: the myths of the tolerant, pluralistic Muslim Spain, and the tolerant, pluralistic Ottoman Empire have entered the popular consciousness, despite...
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Melanie Phillips: London's reaction to the Gaza war shows it is giving up against jihad
The chickens...are coming home...to roost: "Years of demonizing Israel and appeasing Islamist extremism within Britain have now coalesced, as a result of the media misrepresentation of the Gaza war as an atrocity against civilians, in an unprecedented wave of hatred...
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