Tag Archives: Jerusalem

Assault on Jewish religious rights: Israeli synagogue burned in arson attack; Jordan attacks expansion of Kotel prayer area

A small makeshift synagogue was completely burned together with its holy contents of prayer books and other items in what has been confirmed as an arson attack. Yet the world remains silent, mainly because it has hardly reported anywhere outside … Continue reading

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The perverse anti-Israel reflex of the international media indicates deep moral rot

Following the terror attack at Shaar Shechem (Damascus Gate) yesterday, in which Hadar Cohen Hy’d was killed, we saw the same old anti-Israel bias in the perverted headlines of some of the international press. Despite the fact that some of … Continue reading

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Border Policewoman killed, another injured, in a multi-faceted terrorist attack in Jerusalem

Yesterday afternoon an Israeli Border Police officer, Hadar Cohen, was murdered by Palestinian terrorists, and a second policewoman was badly injured, in an attack at Jerusalem’s Damascus Gate. This attack was unusual in that it involved machine guns and explosives … Continue reading

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And again – Two Israelis murdered in Jerusalem by Palestinian terrorists

The last couple of weeks have seen a dip in the latest terror wave, or to be more precise, a dip in Israeli fatalities from Palestinian terror. This is not to say that there haven’t been constant attempted and “successful” … Continue reading

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The good, the bad, the ugly and the stupid

Several incidents of antisemitism from the usual suspects, as well as some plain-speaking sense from unusual quarters, caught my eye these last few days (links via Elise R. and Haya E. amongst others). Starting with the really ugly: Haaretz is … Continue reading

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Good News Friday

This past week was relatively quiet on the terrorism front until yesterday when three incidents took place: first, a Palestinian Authority intelligence officer (!) opened fire on an IDF checkpoint at Hizmeh, north of Jerusalem, seriously injuring one soldier and … Continue reading

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