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Israel Daily News Stream 03/08/2012

Israel Daily News Stream 03/08/2012

Everything you need to know about today’s media coverage of Israel and the Mideast. A PA official adopts Jesus as “Palestinian.” IAEA chief says Iran’s not up front about its nuke program. And are contradictory quotes by Mahmoud Zahar simply mixed messaging, or misinformation? Join the Israel Daily News Stream on Facebook. Israel and the


Israeli Diplomat Addresses HR Reception at AIPAC

HonestReporting was proud to take part in the 2012 AIPAC Policy Conference, where Mission alumni, subscribers and supporters gathered for a unique briefing. Our after-hours Dessert Reception was honored by a guest speaker – previously unannounced to those gathered – Mr Noam Katz, Minister for Public Diplomacy at Israel’s Embassy in Washington DC. The buzz,


Israel Daily News Stream 03/06/2012

Everything you need to know about today’s media coverage of Israel and the Mideast. PM Netanyahu goes to Washington. IAEA expresses more concerns about military potential of Iran’s nuclear program. Syrian forces turn their attention to the rebel-controlled city of Rastan. Join the Israel Daily News Stream on Facebook. Iranian Atomic Urgency • The entire US

Headline Abuse: Israel Singled Out

One of the most common forms of bias against Israel in the media is simply how the country is singled out for disproportionate attention compared to almost every other state. Take a look at this headline from The Sunday Times (subscription only): Israel is, however, mentioned only once in the entire article in the second


Is the Syrian First Lady Discussing Death in Homs or Gaza?

A very clever video. The Lede explains what this is all about: A video blogger has remixed footage of an interview Asma al-Assad gave to CNN in 2009, in which Syria’s British-born first lady decried the Israeli bombardment of Gaza, to make it seem as if she was speaking out against the violent crackdown on

“Let Us Compare Assad to Israel”

As the Syrian death machine relentlessly rolls on, Tariq Alhomayed hits the nail on the head about Arab hypocrisy. Let us compare Assad to Israel. Let us pause here in front of this state of mad dictatorship, and compare it with what Israel has committed against us in recent times, and I say recent times as