Tag Archives: U.S. State Department


Hezbollah Terror Attack in Haifa Foiled

Hezbollah Terror Attack in Haifa Foiled

Today’s Top Stories 1. Planned Hezbollah terror attack in Haifa thwarted. The plot was foiled after the main defendant, Diab Kahamuz, forgot where he had hidden the explosives, which were later discovered. 2. In diplomatic speak, there are various words one can use to criticize other countries. In unusually harsh language, the US State Dept. “strongly condemned”


State Dept. Funded Anti-Netanyahu Campaign

Today’s Top Stories 1. A US Senate report revealed that US taxpayer money was indirectly used to influence Israelis to vote against Benjamin Netanyahu during last year’s Israeli elections. The State Dept. sent money to an organization called OneVoice, which channeled the money to V15 (short for Victory 2015), which raised suspicions in Jerusalem at


Blood Libel Fail as Abbas Lie Exposed

Today’s Top Stories 1. In a televised speech last night, Mahmoud Abbas accused Israel of carrying out “field executions,” and trying to change the status quo on the Temple Mount. And, notably, Abbas didn’t condemn the violence or make any appeals for calm. But the Palestinian leader got egg on his face for claiming that a


50 Killed in Sinai Terror Attacks

Today’s Top Stories 1. 50 people were killed in Sinai terror attacks. Casualty figures that don’t distinguish between terrorists and their victims can imply a moral equivalence between terrorists and their victims, but in this case, Reuters says Egyptian officials haven’t offered any breakdown. With clashes continuing, Israel closed its border crossings with both Egypt and Gaza.

The Guardian: Promoting Online Terror

The Guardian’s website includes the Hamas “military wing” on its “Useful links”.

Media Falls for NGO’s "Halo Effect"

Why are an NGO’s allegations against Israel accepted by an unquestioning media?

Attorney: NY Times and Washington Post Legally Complicit in Terror

Could the NY Times and Washington Post be guilty of providing material support for a terrorist organization?

Israeli Freedom of Religion Attacked in San Francisco Chronicle

Omar Ahmad's attack on Israeli freedom of religion is riddled with falsehoods and inaccuracies.

Special Report: Israel Under Fire

A look at some of the myths and facts following Hezbollah's attack on Israel.