Monthly Archives: November 2011

The Jerusalem Bridge to Nowhere

The Mughrabi Bridge leads from the area of the Kotel (Western Wall) in the Old City of Jerusalem up to the Mugrabi Gate at the entrance to the Temple Mount, the holiest site in the world for the Jewish people. … Continue reading

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Kaf Tet beNovember and the Useless UN

It was the 29th of November on Tuesday, known in Israel by that strange quirk of mixing Biblical Hebrew with Anglicised calendar months as Kaf Tet beNovember (the Hebrew letters Kaf and Tet having the numerical equivalent of 20 and … Continue reading

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Update on Katyusha fire

Further to the katyusha rocket fire into the Galilee last night, in which 4 rockets were fired and not just one or two as I reported, the IDF returned fire on Lebanon. Police say projectiles land in Western Galilee near … Continue reading

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Katyusha fired from Lebanon into Galilee

A katyusha rocket was fired from Lebanon into the Galilee tonight. I think it might be the first since the end of the Lebanon war. A projectile landed inside of Israeli territory near Biranit in the Galilee, 700 meters from … Continue reading

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Was there or wasn’t there another huge explosion in Iran?

There have been reports this evening of another massive blast in Iran, this time in the city of Isfahan. Cause of explosion unknown, but blast is massive enough to be heard throughout city, FARS news reports; A large explosion rocked … Continue reading

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Knesset to disscuss MDA commitment to cease operations in Judea & Samaria

A few weeks ago I reported on the saga of Magen David Adom (“MDA”, aka Red Star of David) being required by the International Red Cross to cease using the Red Magen David symbol while operating in the West Bank … Continue reading

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