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Israel Daily News Stream 03/14/2012

Israel Daily News Stream 03/14/2012

Everything you need to know about today’s media coverage of Israel and the Mideast. Arab columnist accuses Hamas and Islamic Jihad of cheapening Palestinian (and Syrian) blood. Iran’s Revolutionary Guards accused of plotting attacks on Israeli and US embassies in Azerbaijan. And why are Iranian hackers targeting the BBC? Join the Israel Daily News Stream

Israel Daily News Stream 03/13/2012

Everything you need to know about today’s media coverage of Israel and the Mideast. Israel-Gaza ceasefire holds. Thumbs up all around for Iron Dome. India police finger Iranian agents in New Delhi blast. Join the Israel Daily News Stream on Facebook. Israel and the Palestinians • Last minute updates as the Israel Daily News Stream

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No Accountability for UN Media Official’s False Photo Tweet

Yesterday, we exposed the UN Media Official Responsible for False Photo Tweet. We also called for UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs to dismiss Khulood Badawi. An “information and media coordinator” using Twitter to spread misinformation about Israel has no place in the UN. The result? Readers who complained on OCHA’s contact page were rebuffed: the site

Fisked Off by Pro-Israel Orgs

In his latest column in The Independent, Robert Fisk bemoans receiving abusive emails: Here we go again. This libellous and racist quotation comes from an email sent to The Independent by “Bernadette”, a member of a pro-Israeli lobby group in Australia. … I don’t care about the vicious personal abuse – that’s what you get

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Times of London’s Iron Dumb Photo Caption

Here’s an iron dumb photo caption in the Times of London (paywall) beyond belief: Wrong. The Iron Dome intercepts Palestinian rockets approaching Israeli population centers like Ashdod, Ashkelon, Beersheva, etc. Moreover, the Times can’t blame this on the European Press Agency’s original caption. The EPA got it right. Where’s the quality control?

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Israel Daily News Stream 03/11/2012

Everything you need to know about weekendmedia coverage of Israel and the Mideast. Rockets rain on Israel after IDF foils mega terror attack. Praise for Iron Dome. And ombudsman ponders the NY Times’ balance of Israel-Iran coverage. Join the Israel Daily News Stream on Facebook. Israel and the Palestinians • IDF kills terror chief planning

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