Tag Archives: Islamists

Egypt – Mohammed Morsi deposed by the Army

The Egyptian Army’s threats to depose President Mohammed Morsi if he did not resign by Tuesday afternoon were carried out today, with the Army effectively deposing the President: Egypt’s armed forces overthrew elected Islamist President Mohamed Morsi on Wednesday and … Continue reading

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Sudden Jihad Syndrome in London

A shocking act of sickening violence occurred today in London when two terrorists butchered a soldier in the street near his barracks in broad daylight by axing him to death with a meat cleaver. There are reports that the soldier … Continue reading

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How media bias helps exonerate anti-Jewish attacks

In my previous post about the arrest of the Toulouse school attacker, I wrote: It’s going to be interesting to watch the reactions from both left and right as the identity of the terrorist murderer becomes clear. We need wonder … Continue reading

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It’s Bash-Israel time again for foreign diplomats and politicians

CIA Director Leon Panetta is back at his favourite game (last played in October) of “urging Israel to end its isolation” – as if it were up to Israel to end it. In a replay of his previous statements, he … Continue reading

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The Arab Spring flowers in Tunisia – ushers in Islamist party

Tunisia has been regarded as one of the only successes of the Arab upheaval, having managed to avoid the huge bloodshed and violence which have characterised the revolutions in Egypt, Libya, Yemen, Syria and Bahrain.   Yesterday Tunisia held its first … Continue reading

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