Archive for February, 2008

Shas Stays in Coalition: ALL About the Money, Or Nepotism???

February 29th, 2008

. Commentary; Below are three real short reports, which speak volumes. Will Shas ever see a silver shekel of NIS 475m? Or will their just reward be that it bounces as high as the funds which Gimmel never got for being in the Expulsion coalition? Do they perceive themselves as on a power trip? Does […]

Friday War News: IDF Ops in Gaza, Kassams Blitz South; Youth Rock Thrower Nabbed, Rock Attacks, Firebombs in Yesha, Galilee; 6 Terrorists Nabbed

February 29th, 2008

. Woman Lightly Hurt in Kassam Attack on Sderot; IDF Strikes in Gaza Two Kassam Rockets Landed in Sderot Area; None Wounded IDF Fires at Kassam Rocket Launchers IDF Hits Enemy Gunmen in Northern Gaza Operation IDF Forces Prepare for Gaza Incursion, by Hanan Greenberg (Ynet) Defense Minister Orders “Color Red” Sirens for Ashkelon Related […]

Thursday War News: Gaza Kassam Blitz of Ashkelon, Sderot, Negev With Death, Injuries, Shock – IDF Responds; 12 Terrorists Nabbed, 1 Killed

February 28th, 2008

. [Five] Long Range Rockets Hit Ashkelon Kassam Hits House in Ashkelon 18 Rockets Hit Sderot, Medics Treat Victims for Shock Related reports; 70-Year-Old Woman Wounded as Rocket Attacks Continue Factory in Sderot’s Industrial Area Suffers Kassam Hit Man Sent Into Shock as Kassam Hits Sderot Dichter’s Security Guard [Lightly] Hurt in Sderot Rocket Attack […]

Revisited: When is an Act Deemed Moral Turpitude?

February 28th, 2008

. Commentary; Inevitably, the indictment against former President Katsav includes overtones concerning the amorphous legal term “Moral Turpitude.” The article below sets forth definitions by prominent “expert” members of Israel’s secular political legal, judicial establishment. This blog did it’s own search for a definition of moral turpitude some 11 months ago. What it comes down […]

Shas: Internet Law While Jerusalem Gets Carved

February 27th, 2008

. Commentary; While Olmert, Livni, Abbas and Qurei carve up Jerusalem daily and excise our very heart, the Shas politicians are more concerned about their pet projects. How is it they focus on what you see on the internet while whaffling TOTALLY about Jerusalem? Dr. Aaron Lerner of IMRA (Independent Media Research and Analysis) wrote […]

Wednesday War News: Israel Strikes Against Kassam Launch Crews, Wounded Sderot Boy Critical, Faces Surgeries; Egypt Doubles Sinai Forces; Hamas Charity Laundry Hit by IDF, 17 Terrorists Nabbed in Jericho

February 27th, 2008

. Update from Gaza: Six Terrorists Killed in Air Strike Related report: Men Killed in IDF Strike Were Commanders of Rocket Unit Kassam Lands in Western Negev, Causing No Casualties or Damage Wounded Sderot Boy Remains in Serious Condition Related report; Many Operations Await Kassam Victim, by Judy Siegel-Itzkovich (Jerusalem Post) Egypt Doubled Troop Levels […]

Another Group of Politicians’ Lame Balks About Jerusalem Divide

February 26th, 2008

. Commentary; This blog cautions against undue optimism regarding these 11 Kadima MKs and their faction meeting of yesterday. Don’t expect them to be any more serious about their so-called “red lines,” Kadima’s platform and a united Jerusalem under Jewish control, than Shas has been about theirs [If they start talking about, no make that […]

Tuesday War News: Kassam Bombardments Increase, Sderot House Damaged, 50 Gaza Stoners Nabbed; Hezbollah Plans Retaliatory Mega-Strike; Hamas Funding Nixed in Hevron, Molotovs and 25 Terrorists Nabbed in Yesha

February 26th, 2008

. Four Kassam Rockets Land in Western Negev; No Wounded Two Kassam Rockets Fired at Western Negev, No Injuries Sderot House Damaged in Kassam Rocket Attack Kassam Rocket Strikes Sderot; Nobody Wounded, and No Damage Reported IDF Soldiers Arrest Some 50 Palestinian Stone-Throwers at Erez Kuwaiti Paper: Mega-Attack on Israel in March [Retaliation for Alleged […]

Islamic “Human Wave” Fizzles

February 25th, 2008

. Commentary; Well, the Islamics’ (no distinction between Hamas, PFLP, Fatah, al-Aqsa Brigades; their goals are all the same — the destruction and eradication of the Jews) human wave came up a wee bit short. Hamas policemen “blocked the main road leading to Erez” lest they be embarrassed after their boasts of a human chain […]

Monday War News: Sderot Boy Seriously Wounded in Kassam Bombardment, Police Mobilize as islamic Protest Fizzles; Terrorists Nabbed in Counter Terror Operation, Fire Bomb and Stones Tossed in Yesha

February 25th, 2008

. Two Kassam Rockets Land in Western Negev; None Wounded Sderot Boy Severely Wounded in Kassam Rocket Attack [3 Rocket Bombardment] IDF Kills Three Armed Terrorists [Near Khan Yunis in southern Gaza, Northern Gaza] 6,500 Policemen to Deploy in Preparation for Gaza Protest IAF Improves Ability To Pinpoint Terrorists Large IDF Counter Terrorist Operation in […]