Today’s Top Stories 1. Mahmoud Abbas plans to resubmit the PA’s statehood resolution to the UN Security Council. But Haaretz reports that an unenthusiastic Jordan is angry with the Palestinians over the whole affair. Moreover, Palestinians frequently strive to receive pan-Arab support so as to wield pressure on Jordan, claiming the Jordanians are also under…
Lara Marlowe in the Irish Times whitewashes Hamas responsibility for the Gaza conflict in a blatant example of opinions disguised as news.
The Irish Times portrays Yasser Arafat as a successful statesman and freedom fighter, holding Israel responsible for the breakdown of the peace process.
The Irish Times publishes what appears to be a deliberately constructed photo of a burning Koran, allegedly the result of a settler attack on a mosque.
For Irish diplomat Richard Ryan, in the Irish Times, Israeli settlements are the single biggest threat to peace with the Palestinians.
Lara Marlowe “reviews” some of the most virulently anti-Israel books for the Irish Times.
Medical professionals with a history of libeling Israel revive accusations of IDF secret or experimental weapons being used on Gaza.
The Irish Times corrects a photo caption that falsely implied that Israel is occupying Gaza.
Memo to Irish Times cartoonist Martyn Turner: Here are five reasons your cartoon was wrong to equate the Jewish underground groups of Israel’s War of Independence with Hamas. 1. The Jewish underground never sought to destroy Britain as the homeland of the British people. Hamas seeks to destroy Israel as the homeland of the Jewish people. 2. The…
Today’s Top Stories 1. The IDF’s bolstering forces around Gaza in advance of a possible operation against Gaza. The rocket fire continues. File this under Ben-Gurion’s miracles and don’t be lulled by the lack of Israeli casualties: At around 8:30 in the morning, the early warning alarm sounded in Sderot followed by a salvo of three…