Tag Archives: Mandate

Assad’s grandfather predicted sectarian violence in Syria and praised the Jews

This post by Elder of Ziyon led me to this article from a year ago by the Middle East expert Prof. Mordechai Kedar in the Jewish Press (h/t DavidinPT).  I will let Kedar’s words, and Assad Sr.’s, speak for themselves: … 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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The full international legal rights of the Jewish people to the land of Israel

I was going to title this thread “Give peace a chance” because that is the title of the organization that put together and distributed the video below, but I thought it does not quite express either what I want to … Continue reading

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