Tag Archives: Sweden

Will anti-immigrant sentiment change Sweden’s anti-Israel position?

Is Scandinavia a center for anti-Israel activities? The answer, from David Stavrou at i24 News is: – not necessarily: While other countries are giving up on the Middle East, Scandinavia still has it high on its agenda. Why? Many Israelis … Continue reading

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Countering foreign interference in Israel’s sovereignty

The Western world, including countries, NGOs, and institutions like the EU and the UN, seem to forget that they no longer rule empires and control vassal states around the world, for they have made it their business to poke their … Continue reading

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ISIS spreads as the West stands by and lets Anti-semitism grow

Apologies for the lack of posts since Friday. I’ve been suffering from a severe case of over-bloggingitis (aka writers’ block together with an overdose of internet) combined with too many chagim. To say that the Middle East is in turmoil … Continue reading

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European NGOs are at the forefront of delegitimization of Israel

Besides the outrageous ASA boycott, another boycott was also mentioned in my earlier post: the boycott by the Dutch water company Vitens against Israel’s Mekorot water company, which has generated a pushback from the Israeli Foreign Ministry: The Foreign Ministry … Continue reading

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Good News Friday

Time for another installment in my Good News Friday series. The first item actually appeared in the press last week but it’s never too late to publish good news. The Swedish Committee against Antisemitism gave out its first Elsa Award … Continue reading

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Surprise! Finnish “aid” ship to Gaza was carrying no aid at all

Israeli Navy soldiers yesterday boarded the one-boat “flotilla” trying to break the blockade of Gaza and bring humanitarian aid to the area, and found- to no one’s surprise – no aid for Gaza. Israeli Navy soldiers seized control of the … Continue reading

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