Category Archives: Defence and Military

The violation of Israeli human rights by arson and missiles, and the silence of the international media

While the HRC and the international media are concerning themselves with the self-imposed plight of the Palestinians, particularly in Gaza, it has shown no sympathy for Israeli human rights which are violated daily in the South (as well as elsewhere … Continue reading

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Good News Friday

I had some hesitation about posting a Good News Friday post today, what with the violent riots on the Gaza border and the terrible arson committed by the Palestinians against Israel, with fields and nature reserves burning down all over … Continue reading

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Ceasefire, my foot! We cease, they fire

An informal ceasefire was reached between Israel and Hamas before the weekend. But as we have come to learn from bitter experience, “ceasefire” means “we cease, they fire” – and in this case “fire” means both rockets and literally, shooting … Continue reading

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Israel walks a tightrope in Syria between Iran and Russia

While rockets and flaming kites are continuing to rain down over our southern border, it’s worth a look at what has been happening on the other side of our other major border in the north. Politics makes strange bedfellows, and … Continue reading

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Update on rocket fire: Ashkelon targeted

The IDF is hitting back hard at Palestinian terrorist positions in Gaza after this morning’s bombardment. Palestinian Islamic Jihad says Israeli airstrikes on terrorist positions in the Gaza Strip are continuing this afternoon in the western part of the Palestinian … Continue reading

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Here we go again: over 25 mortars fired at Israel from Gaza

Hamas and its allies are just looking for trouble. The border area is still simmering, with peaceful protests violent riots still taking place every Friday by terrorists determined to break through into Israel and kill Israelis. In addition, last night … Continue reading

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