Tag Archives: Saeb Erekat

Israel to the rescue! Iranian blogger given asylum in Israel

A story that could have come straight out of a spy thriller has just reached its final happy conclusion as the Iranian blogger Neda Amin, who had been living in Turkey for the last 3 years, arrived safely in Israel … 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

Posted in Antisemitism, Boycotts and BDS, Media and journalism | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

US attempts to restart Israel-Palestinian peace talks: why do they bother?

For the umpteenth time the US Secretary of State, this time it is John Kerry, visited Israel and the PA to attempt to restart peace talks between the two sides. And as in umpteen times before, nothing happened. The only … Continue reading

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