Browsing Tag Syria

Israel Navy Seizes Iranian Arms Shipment

Israeli naval commandos intercepted a boat carrying Iranian weapons bound for Gaza. According to the IDF Spokesperson blog, the “Victoria” left the Syrian port of Latakia for Turkey, and was...

March 15, 2011 14:08 By :

Vogue Defends Syrian Glow Job

Max Fisher fisks Vogue’s glow job profile of the Desert Rose Syrian first lady Asma Assad. The article’s fawning treatment of the Assad family and its portrayal of the regime as tolerant and...

February 28, 2011 19:21 By :

Axis of Evil Already Meddling in Egypt

Tehran’s mullahs aren’t wasting time expanding their influence. Iran and Syria are already meddling in Egypt. Asharq al-Awsat picks up on the Axis of Evil’s latest plots: The Syrian...

February 23, 2011 13:58 By :

Iran’s Suez Maneuver and the MSM

A few thoughts on what I’m reading about the Iranian navy en route to the Suez Canal. Just as I was about to publish this post, I learned that Iran warships cancel request to transit Suez Canal. A...

February 17, 2011 12:05 By :

Israel and Egypt’s Unrest: Rounding Up the Reax

• Are Bibi/Fayyad economic policies insulating the West Bank from the Arab protests? Joel Mowbray sees a connection: The West Bank has among the quietest “streets” in the Arab world right now. No...

February 7, 2011 15:53 By :

February 1 Morning Links

• Of all the articles I’ve read about the Israeli take on Egypt, Benjamin Kerstein resonates the most. Otherwise, Reuters describes what’s at stake with just the facts. • Is Roger Cohen...

February 1, 2011 10:51 By :

Special Alert: Media Collusion in Lebanon Ambush

What were photographers and journalists doing at the scene of the incident before a deadly exchange of fire between Lebanese and Israeli forces?

August 4, 2010 22:00 By :

Social Media in a Nutshell – Part 2

The second part of HR’s series looks at tapping Facebook’s potential.

November 14, 2009 22:00 By :

Nazi Fetishist Suspended by HRW

Human Rights Watch’s weapons “expert” suspended following outcry over bizarre “hobby”.

September 14, 2009 22:00 By :

Success: Facebook Recognizes Israeli Golan Residents

HR’s campaign forces a change of policy.

September 8, 2009 22:00 By :