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British Jews congratulate Boris Johnson, wish him success as PM

JTA — British Jews on Tuesday congratulated former foreign secretary Boris Johnson on his election as the head of the Conservative Party, which ensures his succession of Theresa May as prime minister. The Board of Deputies of British Jews wrote in a statement: “We wish Boris Johnson every success as Prime Minister at this critical […]

Israel congratulates new British PM Johnson, thanks May for friendship

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Foreign Minister Israel Katz congratulated Boris Johnson on being named Britain’s next prime minister on Tuesday. Netanyahu, on Twitter, offered “heartfelt congratulations from Jerusalem.” “Looking forward to working closely together, both in facing our common challenges and seizing the opportunities ahead,” added the prime minister. Get The Times of Israel’s […]

Justice Minister Ohana abruptly fires ministry’s director general

Justice Minister Amir Ohana on Tuesday abruptly fired the ministry’s Director General Emi Palmor on Tuesday, asking the civil service commissioner to replace her with Lt. Col. (res.) Ophir Cohen, an advocate for IDF reservists. The move came as a shock to many in the judiciary, as there had been no prior warning and no […]

CSI Beersheba: Israeli team develops tool to help detect blood at crime scenes

At crime scenes , forensic analysts work alongside investigators to collect evidence and analyze it for chemical, biological and physical markers, such as DNA. Now, researchers at the Beersheba-based Ben-Gurion University of the Negev say they have found a way to do the job better with a device they developed made up of luminol — […]

Video of soldier, cop celebrating Palestinian home demolition is shared, slammed

A video clip showing an Israeli army officer and a border policeman celebrating after blowing up a Palestinian building was widely shared on Arabic social media Tuesday, prompting the military to issue a mild rebuke of the servicemen’s behavior. Israel has come under fire from the Palestinians and the international community over the demolition of […]

Clean water provided to 30 Iranian villages each week: Minister

Iran’s minister of energy has said that providing clean and safe water to rural households across the country has gained momentum as more and more villages are supplied with the utility each week. Reza Ardakanian said on Tuesday that a population of 6,700,000 villagers across Iran had already been provided with piped water. “This […]

India rejects Trump’s claim of request for mediation with Pakistan

India says it has not asked US President Donald Trump to mediate between New Delhi and Islamabad, rejecting an opposite claim by the American president. Indian Foreign Minister Subrahmanyan Jaishankar told a parliament session in New Delhi on Tuesday that Prime Minister Narendra Modi had not sought any help from Trump over Kashmir. “The […]

Iraqi troops, Hashd Sha’abi forces purge more areas of Daesh terrorists

Iraqi army soldiers and members of the pro-government Popular Mobilization Units (PMU), known in Arabic as Hashd al-Sha’abi, have managed to cleanse more than two dozen areas north of the capital, Baghdad, and elsewhere in the country of remnants of the Daesh Takfiri terrorist group. The media bureau of Hashd al-Sha’abi forces announced in […]

IRGC firm involved in 1,100 km of highway projects across Iran: Commander

Head of a major engineering and construction firm affiliated with the Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) says that the force has been involved in building more than 1,100 kilometers of highways across Iran. Saeed Mohammad, who serves as the commander of the Khatam al-Anbia Construction Headquarters, said on Tuesday that the IRGC has played a […]

Non-Aligned Movement calls on US to end sanctions policy

Jesus Silva Press TV, Caracas The Non-Aligned Movement summit, which came to a close in Venezuela, has called on the United States to end its sanctions policy. Delegations from 120 countries urged more unity and cooperation to counter hostile US policies and its interference in countries’ affairs. Jesus Silva reports from Caracas. Source Article […]

‘Our whole lives are here. Where can we go?’

Spending the night with Palestinian families in East Jerusalem, hoping to stop the bulldozers coming to demolish their homes. By A. Daniel Roth Armed Israeli soldiers storm into a Palestinian home in Sur Baher, East Jerusalem ahead of the building’s demolition, early the morning of July 22, 2019. (A. Daniel Roth) I am […]

When Zionism imagined Jewish nationalism without supremacy

In his recent book, Dr. Dmitry Shumsky shows that, contrary to popular belief, the forefathers of Zionism did not envision a state based on Jewish supremacy. And yet Zionism, he says, inevitably involves the oppression of Palestinians. By Meron Rapoport David Ben Gurion seen in the Knesset, February 11, 1961. (Fritz Cohen/GPO) No one was surprised when the […]

Trump-Khan meeting: What does US want from Pakistan & will Islamabad kowtow to pressure?

By all accounts, Khan’s recent visit to the United States has been a blinding success. The trip started with an official snub from the Trump administration, with Khan arriving over the weekend at a non-existent meet and greet before boarding an ordinary airport shuttle (even I don’t use those). According to Pakistani media, there was […]

You’d have to be mad to think Boris Johnson is the answer to Britain’s problems – George Galloway

Getting his sole challenger Jeremy Hunt’s name wrong has become a national obsession. Mind you, he got his own wife’s nationality wrong when he claimed she was Japanese (she’s Chinese) on a mission to…China! READ MORE: Boris Johnson chosen as next British prime minister You’d have to have been out in the noonday sun, would certainly […]

House of Reps to sneak through billions to Israel, oppose BDS, etc

Eliot Engel (D-NY) chair of the House Foreign Affairs Committee. Photo from December 2013 when Engel was named chair of the International Council of Jewish Parliamentarians. The House is expected to fast track three measures on behalf of Israel tomorrow: a law to give Israel a minimum of $38 billion, a law to sanction foreign […]

#CultureWars #LogosRising Epstein, Ethnicity, Jordan B. Peterson and Logos: EMJ + The Daily Braap:

Blog of Staś Staś Source Article from https://stanstasblog.wordpress.com/2019/07/23/culturewars-logosrising-epstein-ethnicity-jordan-b-peterson-and-logos-emj-the-daily-braap/ Related Posts Jordan Peterson goes to Washington: Teaches lawmakers in Congress to ‘put human face’ on each other   Little is known about the dinner Peterson had with a small group of Democrats and Jordan Peterson Is Backing A Censorship-Free Platform Called ‘Thinkspot’ by Joe Martino In the […]

America: An Us vs. Them Country By Patrick J. Buchanan

“But what is racism? … Republicans and conservatives believe “racist” is a term the left employs to stigmatize, smear and silence adversaries. As one wag put it, a racist is a conservative who is winning an argument with a liberal.” “Send her back! Send her back!” The 13 seconds of that chant at the rally […]

#gotrump“Operation Broken Heart.”Under President Trump Thousands indicted, arrested for human trafficking in nation-wide sweep

Thousands indicted, arrested for human trafficking in nation-wide sweep Source Article from https://stanstasblog.wordpress.com/2019/07/22/gotrumpoperation-broken-heart-under-president-trump-thousands-indicted-arrested-for-human-trafficking-in-nation-wide-sweep/ Related Posts Comey Under DOJ Investigation For Misleading Trump While Targeting Him In FBI Probe Former FBI Director James Comey has been under investigation for misleading President Trump – telling Kamala Harris Under Fire over Agreement She Negotiated for Sexual Harasser Democratic […]

The Saker The Russia Question and the New Cold War

Blog of Staś Staś Source Article from https://stanstasblog.wordpress.com/2019/07/22/the-saker-the-russia-question-and-the-new-cold-war/ Related Posts Announcing the publishing of “The Essential Saker III” July 05, 2019 Dear friends, It is an immense joy for me to announce the MUST Read Prospects for the Emergence of a Real Opposition in Russia THE SAKER • MAY 30, 2019 Prospects for the Emergence […]

#911movementsucks Stupid Truth movement Trump is still messing with the neocons “Mike Pompeo says ‘responsibility falls to UK to take care of its ships’ amid escalating tensions between Iran and the West”

Mike Pompeo says ‘responsibility falls to UK to take care of its ships’ amid escalating tensions between Iran and the West Source Article from https://stanstasblog.wordpress.com/2019/07/22/911movementsucks-stupid-truth-movement-trump-is-still-messing-with-the-neocons-mike-pompeo-says-responsibility-falls-to-uk-to-take-care-of-its-ships-amid-escalating-tensions-betwe/ Related Posts ‘Zero truth’: Trump says Iran’s claim it captured CIA spies is ‘totally false’ The allegation is a desperate measure by a “badly failing” government with a “dead” economy, […]

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