Tag Archives: stone throwing

Some hypocrisy for the weekend

A couple of interesting items caught my eye in the last few days, and their juxtaposition highlights in the clearest of ways the utter un-self-awareness of the West in their behaviour towards Israel; their total obliviousness to their screaming hypocrisy: … Continue reading

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Huge wave of terror hits Israel

In a way my headline is misleading since it should be noted that most of these terror attacks were “minor” – if minor means “only” stone-throwing, stabbings with injuries but no deaths, and other assorted mayhem.  On the other hand, … Continue reading

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Netanyahu finds his backbone in confronting Palestinian violence

Last week I wondered whether Binyamin Netanyahu was getting more serious about fighting the growing terrorism in Jerusalem, on the Temple Mount, and elsewhere in Israel.  Amongst the measures proposed were the relaxation of the rules of engagement of the … Continue reading

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Is Netanyahu finally getting serious about tackling Palestinian terrorism?

The low-level Palestinian terrorism that has been plaguing Israelis for years, particularly firebombings, shootings and stonings have been documented on this blog and elsewhere innumerable times; similarly the ongoing destruction – under the guise of “youthful vandalism” – of the Jewish … Continue reading

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First the bad news, then the good

As a public service to my readers, here is a (partial) list of the latest terror attacks committed by Palestinians against Israelis in the past week. You can be quite sure that unlike the arson attack in Duma in which … Continue reading

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Can we call it an intifada yet?

Countless riots, stone-throwing, molotov cocktail tossing and general violence and mayhem have been sweeping the Palestinian and Arab-Israeli streets in the last few weeks, with the flames of hatred kept alive and constantly stoked by virulent propaganda from our “moderate” … Continue reading

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