Tag Archives: Ban Ki-Moon

Incitement giving a tail-wind to terror

On Thursday a pair of teenage Arab girl-terrorists pulled a knife out of one of their schoolbags (!) and stabbed a security guard at the local bus station in Ramle, central Israel. Thankfully he was not badly injured, and the … Continue reading

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Ban Ki Moon and the New York Times pile on against Israel

In an earlier post I quoted Arlene Kushner who talked about UN Secretary General Ban Ki Moon’s outrageous assertion that Palestinians are stabbing Israeli civilians, throwing rocks and firebombs, and even shooting, because of “frustration at the ongoing occupation and … Continue reading

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Ground operation day 6: IDF and civilian casualties, UN condemnations, rockets and IDF onslaught continue

The 6th day of the ground operation of Operation Protective Edge has drawn to a close and with it comes the sad news of 5 more IDF casualties over the last 2 days: On Tuesday evening 2 soldiers were killed: … Continue reading

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Let’s play the “Blame Israel” game

It was only going to be a matter of time until Israel got the blame for Egypt’s upheaval, or for anything else going wrong in the Middle East at the moment, so here’s a short list of the latest players … Continue reading

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UN Chief admits anti-Israel bias in the UN but doesn’t disband anti-Israel committees

In a quite amazing turn of events, Ban Ki-Moon, Secretary General of the United Nations, admitted to a group of Israeli students that there is indeed an “unfortunate” bias against Israel in the UN: Responding to a student who said … Continue reading

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Pillar of Cloud Day 7 updates: another rocket on Jerusalem, more rockets, more ceasefire talks

Here are some quick updates on the 7th day of Operation Pillar of Cloud: A rocket was fired at Jerusalem for the second time (the first time was on Shabbat), landing in the Gush Etzion area without causing damage or … Continue reading

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