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IDNS: Assad Has Plans to Give Hezbollah Chemical Weapons

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. Yup, Hamas is laying the groundwork to declare Gaza’s independence. Mahmoud Zahar told Maan News in no uncertain terms that Israel does not occupy Gaza. (Hey, that’s my line!)  He

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Make Up Your Mind, New York Times!

The New York Times tends to view the situation of Gaza through a very rigid lens – that of an impoverished and overcrowded territory at the mercy of an Israeli blockade and restrictions. Rarely are Hamas held responsible for the plight of Palestinians living in Gaza. So it’s no surprise to see the following caption

BBC Man Lands New York Times Top Job

The Daily Telegraph reports that outgoing BBC director general Mark Thompson has been named president and chief executive of the New York Times. According to the report: Mr Thompson will relocate to the US and will report to the New York Times’ chairman, Arthur Sulzberger. “Mark is a gifted executive with strong credentials whose leadership

Friedman to Palestinians: “Make Israelis Feel Morally Insecure”

In his latest New York Times opinion piece, Thomas Friedman advocates Palestinian “non-violent resistance”: By Palestinians engaging in nonviolent civil disobedience in the West Bank with one hand and carrying a map of a reasonable two-state settlement in the other, they will be adopting the only strategy that will end the Israeli occupation: Making Israelis feel

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NY Times Leak: “Not the Subtlest Way of Warning Israel”

When intelligence officials anonymously leak info to the press, you always have to ask yourself, What’s the motive? Case in point: A war simulation run by the Pentagon predicts an Israeli strike on Iran will lead to wider war. The results were “leaked” to the NY Times: But the game has raised fears among top

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