Archive for April, 2007

Anti-Climactic War Report Formalizes What All Knew: What Will Israelis Do About It?

April 30th, 2007

‘Olmert Made the Decision to Go to War Unprepared’, by Herb Keinon, Gil Hoffman, Mark Weiss (Jerusalem Post) Excerpts; The Winograd Committee’s interim report harshly criticizing Prime Minister Ehud Olmert, Defense Minister Amir Peretz, and former IDF Chief of General Staff Lt.-Gen. (res.) Dan Halutz over their actions during the first five days of the […]

Monday War News: Syria Secretly Built 30 Underground Bunkers to House Long-Range Missiles

April 30th, 2007

Foreign Experts: Syria Secretly Built 30 Underground Bunkers to Enable Rocket Attack Before IAF Can Destroy Them, Dr. Aaron Lerner (IMRA) Excerpt; Syria has built a huge underground compound that includes 30 steel reinforced concrete bunkers, production facilities, development labs and command posts. This new “rocket city” has missiles that can cover the entire area […]

Parsha Emor 5767: The Kohen; The Paradigm of The Divine Am Segula

April 30th, 2007

by Moshe Burt The positioning in Torah of our Parsha Emor, following last week’s Parsha Kedoshim gives rise to thought and contemplation. Kedoshim teaches “…You shall be holy, for holy am I, Hashem, your G’d.” (Sefer Vayikra, Perek 19, posuk 1) And we learn that the epitome of this holiness is the principle taught by […]

Clearing the Air of Deception or Selective Amnesia: Olmert’s Own Words to Knesset 17 July, 2006

April 29th, 2007

Archives: Address by PM Olmert The Knesset, July 17, 2006 – Goals of Lebanon War Set (IMRA) Excerpts as per Dr. Aaron Lerner, IMRA; “And in Lebanon, we will insist on compliance with the terms stipulated long ago by the international community, as unequivocally expressed only yesterday in the resolution of the 8 leading countries […]

Olmert: Credibility of His Words Long Since Lost — Totally!

April 29th, 2007

PM: We Can No Longer Ignore Kassam Rocket Fire Full Text; Israel can no longer ignore the continuation of Kassam rocket fire on the western Negev, and continued attempts by Palestinian terrorists to infiltrate into Israel, Prime Minister Ehud Olmert said at the beginning of Sunday’s cabinet meeting. “Israel sent clear messages to the Palestinian […]

Moetsei Shabbos War News

April 29th, 2007

Kassam Rocket Fired Into Israel; None Wounded Kassam Lands in Mediterranean Next to Ashkelon Beach IDF Chief: Hezbollah trying to Cross the Litani Commentary; Does anyone in the world besides Israel really give a darn about UN Resolution 1701 which supposedly “bans Hezbollah from crossing over the Litani River and into southern Lebanon?” MB Shots […]

“If It Were Up to Me, I Would Cancel All History Studies”: Shimon Peres

April 29th, 2007

Column One, by Caroline Glick (Jerusalem Post) “The Education Ministry…. now led by Yuli Tamir, one of the founders of Peace Now, … last month announced that in accordance with her educational vision, school children will learn fewer facts, since there is no real historic truth.” Excerpts; Since Deputy Premier Shimon Peres was the father […]

The German Magazine Report and Olmert’s Penchant for Boasting: “Where There’s Smoke, There’s Fire?”

April 29th, 2007

Magazine Retracts PM Quotes on Iran, by Mark Weiss (Jerusalem Post) Full Text; Following angry denials by officials in the Prime Minister’s Office of a report in the German magazine Focus that quoted Prime Minister Ehud Olmert as saying, “It would take about 10 days and 1,000 Tomahawk missiles to severely damage the [Iranian nuclear] […]

Shabbos War News

April 29th, 2007

IDF Kills Palestinians Planting Bombs Excerpt; “IDF troops killed four Palestinians attempting to place an explosive device near the security fence in the northern Gaza Strip, Saturday morning.” IDF Arrests 4 Wanted Palestinians in West Bank [Yehuda and Shomron] Palestinians Open Fire at IDF Force in Nablus [Shechem]; No Injuries

To Former Gush Katif Residents: Remember; Bibi Opted to Vote for Expulsion

April 27th, 2007

Bibi voting for the Expulsion: One Picture Says It All!! Netanyahu Promises to “Repay Debt” to Katif Expellees, by Hillel Fendel (Israel National News) Excerpt: “Netanyahu was greeted enthusiastically by many of the residents, some of whom even chanted slogans in support of his candidacy for Prime Minister when national elections are next held.” Commentary; […]