:

SPECTRUM ISRAEL

- Latest Flashes -

'Historic' in the Worst Way
Export Institute: Israel's goods exports hit 6-year low
4 wounded in shooting in Swedish city of Malm
Ben Gurion Airport expects busier holidays than 2015
'Bill legalizing Amona would be the end of Israeli democracy'

The Shekel

HaAretz Globes Arutz-7 vos Yeshivah Debka Weather MisReporting Columns Relax Twinkles Fuses HONESTY TOP

YNET

  • (1)4 wounded in shooting in Swedish city of Malm
    (25 September 2016 | 5:03 pm)

  • (2)Man shot in Swedish mall, no links to militants: police
    (25 September 2016 | 4:23 pm)

  • (3)New Jersey runners from canceled race after bomb run in NYC
    (25 September 2016 | 4:12 pm)

  • (4)Jordanian writer shot dead outside court before trial over cartoon
    (25 September 2016 | 4:09 pm)

  • (5)UN Sec-Gen 'appalled' by Syria violence
    (25 September 2016 | 4:05 pm)


    Jerusalem Post Front Page

  • (1)Yemen border truce offered by top Houthi leader


    (25 September 2016 | 3:43 pm)

  • (2)Iranians to get credit cards for first time


    (25 September 2016 | 2:02 pm)

  • (3)Canadian kidnapped by Libyan terrorists


    (25 September 2016 | 12:17 pm)

  • (4)Jordan's king asks PM to form new govt


    (25 September 2016 | 11:30 am)

  • (5)Britain says US, Russia track on Syria 'near end of life'


    (25 September 2016 | 11:24 am)

  • (6)Britain says US, Russia track on Syria 'near end of life'


    (25 September 2016 | 11:16 am)

  • (7)Train driver wounded by bomb blast on rail line in southeast Turkey


    (25 September 2016 | 11:15 am)

  • (8)France: Russia, Iran could become 'accomplices of war crimes'


    (25 September 2016 | 10:48 am)

  • (9)Netanyahu meets with Trump in New York


    (25 September 2016 | 10:46 am)

  • (10)Illegal waste dumping uncovered in Haifa and Taibe


    (25 September 2016 | 9:19 am)

  • Globes Financial

  • (1)Export Institute: Israel's goods exports hit 6-year low
    Exports of goods, excluding diamonds, totaled $24 billion in January-June, compared with $25.3 billion in the first half of 2015.(25 September 2016 | 6:03 pm)

  • (2)Shaked: PM has no conflict of interest on multi-home tax
    The Minister of Justice sees no conflict of interest in Benjamin Netanyahu voting on the multi-home tax because he owns three homes.(25 September 2016 | 5:57 pm)

  • (3)Ben Gurion Airport expects busier holidays than 2015
    Due to congestion, passengers flying before the holidays are asked to arrive at the airport four hours before flight time.(25 September 2016 | 5:03 pm)

  • (4)Netafim buys Central American irrigation co RyM
    The Israeli irrigation systems company has made its 29th acquisition, this time targeting the Central American market.(25 September 2016 | 5:00 pm)

  • (5)Hainan Airlines adds flights to Tel Aviv-Beijing route
    Hainan Israel says demand is strong in both Israel and China on the line, which was launched in April.(25 September 2016 | 3:49 pm)

  • (6)Imperva jumps on IBM, Cisco acquisition reports
    The IT security company's share price soared after "Bloomberg" reported that IBM, Cisco and a joint Vista-Raytheon venture are interested in buying it.(25 September 2016 | 3:26 pm)

  • (7)Intel to build 'smart' Israel development center
    Intel Israel has laid the cornerstone for its Petah Tikva campus, based on IoT technology, to house 2,500 development personnel currently working in 13 buildings.(25 September 2016 | 2:58 pm)

  • (8)Tel Aviv's Pub Hub wins startup award
    The Pub Hub won the Credit Suisse, OurCrowd and Tadmor & Co. Yuval Levy & Co, Pitching Ring Award 2016 for its daytime use of bar areas as a joint work space.(25 September 2016 | 2:42 pm)

  • (9)"It's the middle class or Lapid and the wealthy"
    Minister of Finance Moshe Kahlon says the 3-home tax boils down to a choice between young couples and the middle class or Lapid and the wealthy.(25 September 2016 | 2:08 pm)

  • (10)Apartments sold and rented
    A selection of recent real estate deals in Israel including in Tel Aviv, Ra'anana, Netanya, Hod Hasharon, Givatayim and Petah Tikva.(25 September 2016 | 1:17 pm)


    Michael Eshdos blowing his Top

  • (1)The silence shouts out loud!
    (11 February 2012 | 1:30 pm)

  • (2)Choke Israel to Death
    (6 July 2011 | 10:54 am)

  • (3)Eat your porridge! Dammit
    (30 May 2011 | 11:21 am)

  • (4)Back to the Ghetto
    (10 April 2011 | 11:47 pm)

  • (5)Crying for Haman
    (16 March 2011 | 1:29 pm)

  • (6)Gadafi Idolizes Israel
    (8 March 2011 | 12:51 am)

  • (7)Judenraus give Judenrein
    (6 March 2010 | 4:23 pm)

  • (8)The Olmert Phenomena
    (15 February 2010 | 2:56 pm)

  • Israel National News

  • (1)'Bill legalizing Amona would be the end of Israeli democracy'
    Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit warns in closed-door meeting that 'bill to legalize Amona would irreparably harm rule of law.'

    (25 September 2016 | 4:50 pm)

  • (2)Get prepared for the great debate
    Michael Fragin updates you on the behind the scenes of American politics, outlining the road to victory.

    (25 September 2016 | 4:07 pm)

  • (3)Rabbinate rejects conversions by leading American Orthodox rabbi
    Rabbinical Council of America fuming after Israeli Rabbinate rejects four conversions by leading American rabbinic authority.

    (25 September 2016 | 4:03 pm)

  • (4)Jewish peer resigns from Labour party after Corbyn re-elected
    Senior Jewish member 'divorces' Labour, claiming Corbyn 'lukewarm' on anti-Semitism.

    (25 September 2016 | 3:00 pm)

  • (5)Trump pledges to recognize Jerusalem as united capital of Israel
    'Jerusalem is the eternal capital of the Jewish people.'

    (25 September 2016 | 2:35 pm)

  • (6)State seeks harsh sentence for teenage terrorist
    13-year old terrorist stabbed 13-year old Jewish boy in Pisgat Ze'ev, nearly killing him.

    (25 September 2016 | 1:33 pm)

  • (7)'Day of Jewish unity' declared amid tumultous election
    Outreach group calls for 'Day of Jewish Unity' this Tuesday - one day after first presidential debate.

    (25 September 2016 | 12:41 pm)

  • (8)Obama calls Yesha 'Palestinian,' contrary to Oslo and Int'l Law
    President Obama calls Judea and Samaria 'Palestinian' - in contradiction to international law.

    (25 September 2016 | 12:37 pm)

  • (9)Marlins' starting pitcher killed in boating accident
    Jose Fernandez found dead following boating accident off Miami Beach.

    (25 September 2016 | 12:10 pm)

  • (10)Trump, Netanyahu meet in New York
    Israeli Prime Minister meets with Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump on Sunday, ahead of similar meeting with Hillary Clinton.

    (25 September 2016 | 11:50 am)

  • Yeshivah World News

  • (1)Soldiers Will Be Permitted To Walk Out Of Kol Isha Performance In The IDF But Not Officers
    The lack of a basic understanding of halacha and possibly a lack of concern as well, leads to increasingly complicated situations for chareidim who are serving in the military, but do not wish to compromise their halachic observance. This is true for hesder soldiers as well, who all too often find themselves between a rock […](25 September 2016 | 4:30 pm)

  • (2)Sheikh Who Calls To Slaughter Jews From Har Habayis Sentenced To 8 Months Imprisonment
    The Jerusalem Magistrate Court Justice Shmuel Herbst on Sunday morning 22 Elul sentenced Sheikh Omer Abu Sahrah to eight months in prison. The sheikh has been found guilty of incitement, calling on Muslims from Har Habayis to slaughter Jews. A complaint was filed against Sahrah two years ago by attorney Chur Nitzri on behalf of […](25 September 2016 | 3:30 pm)

  • (3)WATCH: Chazzan Tzvi Weiss Leading Slichos 5776 At The Jerusalem Great Synagogue
    (25 September 2016 | 3:15 pm)

  • (4)RIP: Beloved Caretaker At ‘Pardes Bungalows’ In Monticello Found Murdered
    A caretaker at the Pardes Bungalow Colony 236 Old Liberty Road in the Town of Thompson was murdered Thursday and it is reported that police are questioning several people as the investigation continues. The victim, is said to be a resident of New Jersey, was reported to have been struck, possibly with a shovel. He […](25 September 2016 | 3:00 pm)

  • (5)Reports Of Kidnapping Into PA-Occupied Shechem Led To Hours Of Searching On Shabbos
    The incident began on when soldiers manning a checkpoint near Shechem heard screaming from a vehicle that drove off. The incident was reported to higher-ups and the decision was made to establish roadblocks and shut down the area. This led to soldiers entering PA (Palestinian Authority) occupied Shechem and a search continued for hours fearing […](25 September 2016 | 2:30 pm)

  • (6)Photo Essay: Makava Rov Visiting Hagaon HaRav Chaim Kanievsky Shlita (Photos by JDN)
    (25 September 2016 | 2:15 pm)

  • (7)WATCH: Israel Channel 1 Spontaneous Interview With Jonathan Pollard In Manhattan
    [VIDEO IN EXTENDED ARTICLE] Channel 1 correspondent Amir Bar-Shalom met with Jonathan Pollard in New York and spoke with him. Pollard was released from a US Federal Prison ten months ago and is still compelled to wear an electronic bracelet and reports to officials to check in twice daily. In fact, he did not arrange […](25 September 2016 | 1:30 pm)

  • (8)Photo Essay: Selichos In The Nikolsberg – Woodbourne Shul 5776
    (25 September 2016 | 1:28 pm)

  • (9)Photo Essay: Gaved Antwerp Visiting The Bobov-45 Rebbe (Photos by JDN)
    (25 September 2016 | 1:28 pm)

  • (10)Photo Essay: Rav Nachman Biderman Visiting The Sanz Rebbe (Photos by JDN)
    (25 September 2016 | 1:27 pm)

  • HaAretz Globes Arutz-7 vos Yeshivah Debka Weather MisReporting Columns Relax Twinkles Fuses HONESTY TOP

    Jewish Humor

  • (1)Jtube: The Good Place
    What is the best way to ensure a good judgment for the New Year?(23 September 2016 | 8:00 pm)

  • (2)High Holiday Seat Tips
    Get the best bang for your buck out of your High Holiday seats in shul this year.(23 September 2016 | 8:00 pm)

  • (3)More Jewish Traffic Signs
    Some traffic signs that We Jews can understand, from my JTB (Jewish Traffic Blog).(23 September 2016 | 8:00 pm)

  • (4)Jewish Mom and Millennial Son Share Communication Tips
    The dos and don’ts of communicating with your Jewish mom/son.(16 September 2016 | 8:00 pm)

  • (5)Jtube: Saturday Night Live: A Bris in the Royal Deluxe II
    Why has a bris become such a fundamental part of Jewish identity?(16 September 2016 | 8:00 pm)

  • (6)Am I the Funniest Person in the World?
    I’m representing Israel in the Funniest Person in the World competition. No joke.(16 September 2016 | 8:00 pm)

  • (7)Something Is Rotten in Fettig
    Leopold Plotkin wants to rehearse his bar mitzvah speech. His crazy family has other ideas.(9 September 2016 | 8:00 pm)

  • (8)Remembering Gene Wilder
    Born Jerome Silberman, the frizzy-haired comedic actor touched our funny bones and our hearts.(9 September 2016 | 8:00 pm)

  • (9)Jtube: Gene Wilder as Willy Wonka
    Why do we lose our imaginations as we get older?(9 September 2016 | 8:00 pm)

  • (10)Where to Meet Jewish Singles
    It’s time to meet my bashert already!(2 September 2016 | 8:00 pm)


    Torah Perspective

  • (1)Philistines rising again?
    (22 March 2012 | 2:04 am)

  • (2)Out of control
    (13 April 2011 | 3:40 am)

  • (3)Don't Take the Lollipop
    (16 August 2009 | 10:50 am)

  • (4)A Fresh Look at the World
    (30 July 2009 | 10:33 am)

  • Honest Reporting

  • (1)Jordanian Christian Gunned Down Over Cartoon

    Today’s Top Stories 1. Prominent Jordanian Christian writer Nahed Hattar was gunned down outside an Amman courthouse on his way to face charges for sharing on Facebook a cartoon portraying Allah and viewed as offensive to Islam. The illustration was titled “God of Daesh”, using the Arabic acronym for the Islamic State group. The...

    Original article can be viewed at Jordanian Christian Gunned Down Over Cartoon on HonestReporting.

    (25 September 2016 | 9:31 am)

  • (2)NPR Omits Critical Context

    In a breach of journalistic ethics, NPR failed to include critical context.

    Original article can be viewed at NPR Omits Critical Context on HonestReporting.

    (25 September 2016 | 8:04 am)

  • (3)ABC News: Humanitarian Aid is Wrong! (When it Comes from Israel)

    Gaza has declared itself an enemy of Israel, is engaged in an active war against the Israeli people, and yet Israel provides constant medical care to Gaza's residents, often at great personal risk to Israel's civilians.

    Original article can be viewed at ABC News: Humanitarian Aid is Wrong! (When it Comes from Israel) on HonestReporting.

    (25 September 2016 | 4:40 am)

  • (4)HR Prompts Removal of Washington Post Racial Profiling Smear

    The Washington Post removes an inflammatory claim that Israeli security racially profiles Ethiopian Jews after a complaint from HonestReporting.

    Original article can be viewed at HR Prompts Removal of Washington Post Racial Profiling Smear on HonestReporting.

    (24 September 2016 | 12:18 pm)

  • (5)Fatah Rips Off Disgraced Sydney Morning Herald Cartoon

    This is what Palestinian incitement has come to as Fatah rips off an anti-Semitic cartoon originally published by the Sydney Morning Herald during the 2014 Gaza conflict.

    Original article can be viewed at Fatah Rips Off Disgraced Sydney Morning Herald Cartoon on HonestReporting.

    (23 September 2016 | 6:05 am)

  • CFR

  • (1)'Historic' in the Worst Way

    President Obama and his defenders are trumpeting the new aid agreement with Israel as proof that he is the best friend Israel ever had in the White House. In fact, it’s a bad deal and should be treated the same way Obama treated prior agreements he didn't like: It should be forgotten by the next president.

    (26 September 2016 | 4:46 pm)

  • (2)Why Peace Is Not at Hand

    New polls of Israelis and Palestinians prove that peace is not at hand, and views on a peace deal are very far apart. But they also contain some interesting data, as Elliott Abrams explains inNational Review.

    (31 August 2016 | 4:43 pm)

  • (3)The Disappearance of the Two-State Solution

    The 2016 Republican Party platform contains no references to the two-state solution.Is this a crisis?Elliott Abrams writes in National Review that, after years of failed attempts to broker a peace agreement, the United States should seek to promote the goal of peace without dictating one sole path forward.

    (12 July 2016 | 4:30 pm)

  • (4)Media Call: The Struggle for Israel

    Contributors toForeign Affairs'July/August issuediscuss the profound changes Israel is undergoing, and what they mean for its politics, society, and relationships with the United States and other Middle Eastern countries.

    (28 June 2016 | 4:48 pm)

  • (5)Ministering Justice

    Ayelet Shaked is a relative newcomer to Israeli politics. Shaked, 40, served asBenjamin Netanyahu’s office manager before breaking with the prime minister and joining Naftali Bennett’s Jewish Home party in 2012 and then winning election to theKnessetin 2013. Following the 2015 election, Shaked was namedIsrael’s minister of justice.

    (23 June 2016 | 9:13 am)


    Spectrum of views

  • (1)Three cases of Divine mercy.
    (25 April 2012 | 9:19 am)

  • (2)Survived Axe Attack, Monday April 2
    (3 April 2012 | 10:58 am)

  • (3)Children saved from explosion
    (24 March 2012 | 2:54 pm)

  • (4)Bechasdei Hashem the workers had left.
    (20 March 2012 | 2:10 am)

  • (5)Wedding in Netivot
    (1 February 2011 | 7:50 am)

  • neies

  • (1)New York – Jane Pauley Replacing Charles Osgood At ‘Sunday Morning’
    New York – Jane Pauley is becoming a morning television host again — this time at a much more relaxed pace. CBS said Sunday she will replace Charles Osgood as anchor of the “Sunday Morning” telecast. The bow-tied Osgood told viewers at the end of his last telecast after 22 years that Pauley would replace [...]
    (25 September 2016 | 4:29 pm)

  • (2)Cincinnati – Just Say No To Narcan? Heroin Rescue Efforts Draw Backlash
    Cincinnati – First responders in U.S. communities reeling from waves of heroin overdoses say some people tell them they should just say no to using so many resources on drug abusers. Authorities say people have expressed frustration about rescuing addicts who often immediately resume using the potentially deadly drug. There are also concerns voiced about [...]
    (25 September 2016 | 4:00 pm)

  • (3)Washington – Pentagon Chief Is Expert On Nukes But Says Little About Them
    Washington – As defense secretary to a president who famously envisioned “a world without nuclear weapons,” Ash Carter has said remarkably little about them. He has been quiet on a range of nuclear issues, including the Pentagon’s $8 billion effort to correct an array of morale, training, discipline and resource problems in the Air Force [...]
    (25 September 2016 | 2:46 pm)

  • (4)Washington – Trump, Netanyahu Discuss Islamic State, Iran, Palestinians In Meeting
    Washington – Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday discussed the Iran nuclear deal, the battle against Islamic State, Israel’s security fence and other regional concerns. After an hourlong meeting at Trump Tower in New York, Trump’s campaign issued a statement saying the candidate described U.S. military assistance to [...]
    (25 September 2016 | 2:05 pm)

  • (5)Jerusalem – Gov. Hogan: Maryland, Jerusalem Universities Sign MOU
    Jerusalem – Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan, during a weeklong trade mission to Israel, says the University of Maryland, Baltimore is expanding ties with the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Hogan said the “agreement will further strengthen the successful partnership between these world-class universities and help to advance research in Maryland, particularly in the study of military [...]
    (25 September 2016 | 1:33 pm)

  • (6)New York – US Terror Attacks Common Denominator: Anwar Al-Awlaki
    New York – Five years after Anwar al-Awlaki was killed by an American drone strike, he keeps inspiring acts of terror. Investigators say a bomb that rocked New York a week ago, injuring more than two dozen people, was the latest in a long line of incidents in which the attackers were inspired by al-Awlaki, [...]
    (25 September 2016 | 12:49 pm)

  • (7)Brooklyn, NY – For Some Democrats, It’s Voting For Clinton – And Keeping It Quiet
    Brooklyn, NY – One would expect voters from the heavily Democratic Brooklyn neighborhood of Cobble Hill to pick presidential candidate Hillary Clinton in the Nov. 8 general election. Just don’t expect them to advertise it. Like lawns and windowsills in liberal pockets across the country, much of the neighborhood is bereft of pro-Clinton signage in [...]
    (25 September 2016 | 11:42 am)

  • (8)Paris – France’s Former Grand Rabbi Joseph Sitruk Dies At 71
    Paris – Joseph Sitruk, a former grand rabbi of France for more than two decades who oversaw a growth in synagogues and Jewish schools, has died after a long illness. He was 71. President Francois Hollande’s office announced Sitruk’s death. In a statement Sunday, Hollande praised Sitruk as a “defender of secularism” who left an [...]
    (25 September 2016 | 11:15 am)

  • (9)Florida – Miami Marlins Pitcher Jose Fernandez Dies In Boat Crash
    Florida – Jose Fernandez, the ace right-hander for the Miami Marlins who escaped Cuba to become one of baseball’s brightest stars, was killed in a boating accident early Sunday morning. Fernandez was 24. Authorities said Fernandez was one of three people killed in a crash off Miami Beach. Chief Petty Officer Nyxolyno Cangemi told The [...]
    (25 September 2016 | 10:45 am)

  • (10)Beersheba – Israeli Official: Gaza Underground Wall To Be Done In Months
    Beersheba, Israel – A senior Israeli military official on Sunday said a massive underground barrier being built along the Gaza border to defend against Hamas tunnels should be completed in a matter of months, dealing what he said would be a serious blow to the Islamic militant group. The Southern Command official said the structure [...]
    (25 September 2016 | 10:06 am)

  • HaAretz Globes Arutz-7 vos Yeshivah Debka Weather MisReporting Columns Relax Twinkles Fuses HONESTY TOP

    Relax while you sharpen your brain

    Brain Teaser

    //
    Rules: Each row, column and marked off set of 9 squares
    must have all the numbers in the range 1 to 9.

    Nimrod Brown's Twinkles

  • (1)Semipermeable Corridor
    (29 April 2011 | 12:19 am)

  • (2)Coup? This can't happen in Israel
    (12 February 2011 | 3:00 pm)

  • (3)Lie Number?
    (27 February 2010 | 5:42 pm)

  • (4)An Affront to who?
    (18 August 2009 | 12:23 pm)

  • (5)This wont hurt…..
    (28 January 2009 | 5:08 pm)

  • Debka News

  • (1)Palestinian knife attack thwarted at Kiryat Arba
    September 23, 2016, 2:54 PM (IDT)

    An IDF patrol saw a Palestinian brandishing a knife heading Friday toward a group of Israelis at the entrance to the Hebron district of Kiryat Arba. The soldiers shot and injured the terrorist before he hurt anyone. The army advised people to stay away from the spot in case more terrorists were around

    ()

  • (2)Jeremy Corbyn is re-elected leader of Labor, UK’s second party
    September 24, 2016, 2:04 PM (IDT)

    The far-left Jeremy Corbyn was re-elected Saturday for his second term as Labor leader, easily beating his challenger Owen Smith by 61.8 to 38.2 percent. The vote in Britain’s second largest party followed a bitterly contentious, divisive year, in which many members of Labor’s shadow cabinet stood down, maintaining that Corbyn’s radical left-wing policies made the party unelectable. The Labor leader says he will reach out to his opponents, urging them to unite to bring down Theresa May's Tory government.

    ()

  • (3)Obama vetoes bill for 9/11 victims to sue Saudi Arabia
    September 24, 2016, 5:43 AM (IDT)

    President Barack Obama Friday night vetoed unanimous House and Senate legislation to waive sovereign immunity protections for Saudi Arabia and allow victims of the Sept. 11 attacks or their relatives to sue the Saudi government for allegedly helping at least some of the 19 hijackers who carried out those attacks. Fifteen of the attackers were Saudi nationals.
    If two-thirds of the two chambers vote to override the president’s veto next week, as is threatened, this would be the first time it has happened during Obama’s two terms in office.

    ()

  • (4)Russian-Syrian Aleppo tactics await the South
    September 23, 2016, 6:49 PM (IDT)

    In scores of air raids launched early Friday, Sept. 23, Syrian and Russian bombers pulverized Syrian rebel strongholds in eastern Aleppo, while, on the ground, Syrian military, Hizballah and pro-Iranian Shiite militia forces hammered those targets in one of the most destructive onslaughts yet seen in the nearly six-yearSyrian civil war. Cries of “annihilation!” came from rebel commanders.

    ()

  • (5)Netanyahu to meet with Clinton, Trump on Sunday
    September 24, 2016, 5:19 AM (IDT)

    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will meet separately with Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump on Sunday.
    The meetings were arranged in the last 24 hours and will take place in New York City. The meeting with Trump came to fruition following a phone call between the GOP nominee's representatives and Netanyahu's office after it was clear that a similar meeting was going to take place with Clinton.

    Both have expressed unwavering support for Israel. The meetings are likely to take place in New York, where the prime minister addressedthe UN General Assembly Thursday.
    Clinton and Trump will face off for the first time in person on Monday night, at the first presidential debate which is tensely awaited as critical in their tightening contest for the November election.

    ()

  • (6)Suspect held in Washington mall shooting that killed five people
    September 25, 2016, 9:27 AM (IDT)

    The suspect apprehended for killing five people in a Macy’s store in Burlington north of SeattleFriday night was identified as Arcan Cetin, 20, a native of Turkey, nicknamed “The Turk.”He is believed to have used a .22 caliber rifle to gun down his victims, four women and a man.Police have not disclosed the motive for the attack.

    ()

  • (7)Iran gains Mediterranean bases in Italy and Syria
    September 25, 2016, 4:04 PM (IDT)

    Israel is again urged by Washington to update and enlarge its war fleet to catch up with the rapidly changing conditions opposite its shores, where Russia, Iran and Egypt are building up armadas of warships that are bigger and more advanced than ever before. Tehran and Rome have just negotiated a naval exchange deal that gives the Iranian navy berths in Italian ports.

    ()

  • (8)Christian writer shot dead in Jordan after insulting Islam
    September 25, 2016, 1:45 PM (IDT)

    A gunman killed Sunday the prominent Christian Jordanian writer Nahed Hattar outside a court where he was facing charges for sharing a cartoon deemed to be offensive to Islam.
    Mr Hattar died after being shot three times and the gunman was reportedly arrested. Witnesses said that the shooting took place in front of the court house in Amman, the Jordanian capital.
    The 56-year-old writer was arrested in August after posting a cartoon mocking jihadists on his Facebook account.

    ()

  • (9)Twenty shots from a car leave multiple injuries in Malmo, Sweden
    September 25, 2016, 9:45 PM (IDT)

    Several people were injured when gunmenin an Audi fired around 20 shots in an area south of the Swedish city of Malmo Sunday night and drove off. Police have cordoned off the area and say they have no more information in what they say is an ongoing operation. There were many police on duty in area because of a football derby between Malm FF and Helsingborgs IF

    ()

  • (10)Two French Muslims held for plotting to avenge ISIS spokesman’s death
    September 25, 2016, 4:25 PM (IDT)

    The French prosecution said Sunday that two French Muslim youths from Nice, aged 17 and 19, were detained for plotting an attack to avenge the death of senior ISIS spokesman Abu Muhammad al-Adnani near Aleppo on July 30.The youths were in contact with ISIS operative Rachid Kassim, who operates fromthe Syrian-Iraqi border after orchestrating a number of terrorist attacks in France.

    ()

  • HaAretz Globes Arutz-7 vos Yeshivah Debka Weather MisReporting Columns Relax Twinkles Fuses HONESTY TOP

    CAMERA - Reporting Abuses

  • (1)CAMERA Prompts Los Angeles Times Correction on Gaza Occupation
    After an extensive exchange with CAMERA, The Los Angeles Times corrects a book review passage which inaccurately characterized the Gaza Strip as still under Israeli occupation.(24 September 2016 | 7:00 pm)

  • (2)BBC News Amends Misleading Portrayal of Israeli Construction
    Following communication from CAMERA's BBC Watch, BBC amends an article which misleadingly implied that Israel is constructing new settlements, as opposed to constructing homes within established settlements.
     
    (24 September 2016 | 7:00 pm)

  • (3)CAMERA Prompts Jerusalem Post, i24 News Corrections on Gaza Maritime Blockade
    (21 September 2016 | 7:00 pm)

  • (4)New York Times’ Nicholas Kristof Appropriates the Holocaust for Political Gain
    Kristof's comparison of Syrian refugees to Holocaust refugees is specious and offensive.(20 September 2016 | 7:00 pm)

  • (5)Media Could Use Some Assistance on U.S.-Israel Aid Deal

    Some major U.S. news outlets offered reporting on U.S. security assistance to Israel that was devoid of essential facts and context.

    (20 September 2016 | 7:00 pm)

  • (6)Flailing Haaretz Lashes Out At CAMERA
    Under publisher Amos Shocken, a front-page Haaretz story sought to smear CAMERA and duck the facts about the paper's unprofessional coverage.(19 September 2016 | 7:00 pm)

  • (7)CAMERA Fills In the Richmond Times-Dispatch on U.S. Aid to Israel
    CAMERA takes to the pages of the Richmond Times-Dispatch to correct a misleading letter on U.S. aid to Israel.(18 September 2016 | 7:00 pm)

  • (8)CAMERA's UK Media Watch Prompts Telegraph Correction on 'Illegal' Settlements
    CAMERA's UK Media Watch prompts correction of a Telegraph article which wrongly reported that the U.S. government considers Israeli settlements "illegal."(18 September 2016 | 7:00 pm)

  • (9)Forward, Voice of America Correct Headlines on Palestinian Attacks
    Following a series of Palestinian attacks over the weekend, CAMERA today prompted corrections of two headlines, in The Forward and in Voice of America, which depicted reported Palestinian assailants as victims.(17 September 2016 | 7:00 pm)

  • (10)The Washington Times Covers Underreported Iran-Backed Shi’ite Militias
    The Washington Times provides a detailed look at a frequently underreported subject: Iranian-backed militias.(15 September 2016 | 7:00 pm)


  • Rainclouds Rain Clouds on a Wintery Day; All eyes are looking upwards to heaven when will the badly needed rain come.






    HaAretz Globes Arutz-7 vos Yeshivah Debka Weather MisReporting Columns Relax Twinkles Fuses HONESTY TOP


    [visitors 340974 ]