Today’s Top Stories 1. The Arab Spring has finally dropped on Israel’s doorstep: Israeli officials begin to ponder the degree of threat from al-Qaeda, now firmly entrenched along the Golan border. “Under the 1974 armistice agreement, the Syrian army were not allowed to be close to the border with Israel,” said the Israeli commander, who…
What a day. First, AP reported on the UNHRC’s reaction to Judge Goldstone’s about-face: A spokesman for the U.N. Human Rights Council said for the report to be withdrawn Goldstone would have to submit a formal request to the Geneva-based body, which he has not done. “U.N. reports are not canceled on the basis of an…
A Swedish newspaper publishes disgraceful accusations.
Human Rights Watch finally issues a report on Hamas rocket attacks.
The media rushes to promote another report based on unverifiable allegations from Gaza.
Shouldn’t the UN be promoting human rights instead of racism as the organization’s integrity takes a pounding?
As the military operation draws down, the media war continues.
A look at the aftermath of the Gaza beach incident and questions of Palestinian credibility.