Archive for July, 2006

War News and Rocket Blitz in North and South — Motsei Shabbos, Sunday …

July 30th, 2006

60 Killed in IAF Strike on Qana in Southern Lebanon Excerpt; “A high-ranking IAF officer said that the IDF warned the residents of Qana to evacuate the village in anticipation of the airstrikes on Katyusha launchers.” Over 100 Rockets Hit Northern Israel on Sunday Six Wounded as Rockets Pound North Excerpt; “In one barrage of […]

Follow-up: Mida-Kenneged-Mida: Gush Katif Expulsion and The Gaza/North War …

July 30th, 2006

Last Tuesday night, Rav Chaim Zev Malinowitz gave a Yom Kippur Kattan Rosh Chodesh Menachem Av Drasha which an attendee was kind enough to summarize and send around by email. This author, in turn picked up on this blog and included it on the blog’s daily email. As a result, Israel National News saw the […]

Flash: Abe Foxman’s Deplorable, Despicable Interview on Israel’s TV Channel 11 News…

July 29th, 2006

This author tries not to comment or deal on this blog with issues and news not in some way related to or a consequence of last August’s expulsions of Jews from Gush Katif and the Shomron. This author was dead tired on Friday night after Shabbos Dinner and visiting with friends across the street. Soo […]

Olmert Regime: Convergence Agenda Takes Priority Over National Security, Over Fully Exploiting IDF Assets to Win 3 Front War…

July 28th, 2006

Column One: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly, By Caroline Glick Excerpts; In his address to the Knesset last week, Prime Minister Ehud Olmert framed Israel’s war in Lebanon as a war for “our right to be normal.” His emphasis on our right to drink coffee led many to wonder if he understands the […]

Lebanese War Widow: To be Victimized by Olmert’s “Realignment”??

July 28th, 2006

Lebanese War Widow’s Home in Danger by Hillel Fendel Excerpts; IDF officers arrived at the home of Maj. Ro’i Klein this week to inform his widow he had fallen in battle. In a few months, they are liable to return – to remove her from her home and destroy it. The reason: She lives in […]

Thursday Night and Friday War News ….

July 28th, 2006

Rocket Landings in Tzfat – Rosh Pina Area, No Injuries 24 Wounded as Kassam Falls Near Zikim Kindergarten IDF Eliminates 3 Terrorists in Bint Jbeil Excerpts; “IDF soldiers eliminated three terrorists in the Hizbullah stronghold of Bint Jbeil overnight…. There were no injuries reported among the IDF troops.” Air Force Destroyed Missile Command Center in […]

Brazen and Hateful Olmert to GK Refugees: At Least You’re Not Dead; “Promising to Evacuate More communities.”

July 28th, 2006

Olmert to Katif: At Least You’re Not Dead, by Hillel Fendel Excerpts; Prime Minister Ehud Olmert met with former Gush Katif residents and said that in light of the war, they have nothing to complain about. He also promised to “evacuate” more Jewish towns. Olmert visited Nitzan, home to the largest concentration of people who […]

Olmert’s Malicious and False Propaganda Regarding Gush Katif Refugee Compensation …

July 28th, 2006

The topic of the Gush Katif Refugees, why they fought to the end by all means short of armed confrontation against expulsion; why they, and many of us, begged, cried and wailed against it may seem redundant to some, but it is very much in need of repeating in light of the continuing campaign of […]

Will IDF Overcome Regime’s “Lack of Resolve”?

July 28th, 2006

Security Cabinet Opposed to Expanded Ground Operation Excerpts; “In a special meeting Thursday on the IDF’s operations in Lebanon, most of the members of the security cabinet expressed their opposition to expanding ground missions, as per the army’s request, and it appeared unlikely that IDF plans would be approved.” For more background and about many […]

Could There Be Any Surprise At All to Any Intellectually Logical and Honest Jew?

July 28th, 2006

Syrian News Agency Identifies Locations as Being in “Settlements” in “Israel” Excerpts; Step #1 Haifa identified as a city in “north occupied Palestine” “Lebanese National resistance attacks Haifa Sunday, July 16, 2006 – 11:10 AM BEIRUT, (SANA- Official Syrian News Agency)- www.sana.org/eng/22/2006/07/16/47744.htm “The Lebanese national resistance targeted Haifa and Akka cities north occupied Palestine by […]