Everything you need to know about today’s coverage of Israel and the Mideast. Join the Israel Daily News Stream on Facebook. Today’s Top Stories: 1. Lebanon’s in an uproar after the chief of intelligence, Col. Wissam Al-Hassan, was assassinated in a car-bombing. Thousands attended Hassan’s funeral. Prime suspects are Hezbollah and Syria. Suffice to say…
Four Hezbollah figures are accused of assassinating Rafik Hariri as the UN Special Tribunal for Lebanon issued its indictments. The Gulf News writes: While the names of the accused were not disclosed by Mirza or any other Lebanese officials, media quoted ‘reliable’ sources in the prosecutor’s office as saying the four are security and military members of…
What were photographers and journalists doing at the scene of the incident before a deadly exchange of fire between Lebanese and Israeli forces?
Still more evidence emerges of the violent intentions of those behind the Gaza flotilla. Yet Israel continues to be tried in the court of international public opinion.
Time reporter blames Israel and the West for Muslim intolerance
Are there any patterns of bias in New York Times reporting?
HonestReporting takes a look at the context behind the events of June 1967.
Sderot continues to suffer as a woman loses her life to a Qassam missile.
Our sixth annual recognition of the most skewed and biased coverage of the Mideast conflict.
Over the years, Israel has been accused of many diabolical acts and condemned before the full evidence is presented. The Jenin “massacre” and Gaza Beach libels are but two examples. Now, the Independent of 28 October has run a front page exclusive by Robert Fisk alleging Israeli use of a “secret uranium bomb” in Lebanon during the recent war. The charge is…