Archive for June, 2008

Sunday, Monday War News: IDF Counterterrorism Ops in Yesha Test Gaza Truce, Color Red False Alarms; Counterterrorism Ops in Yesha Overnight, Molotovs, Stones Thrown at IDF

June 23rd, 2008

. Diskin: IDF Counterterrorism [Operations in Yesha] Will Test [Gaza] Cease-Fire Excerpt; “The true test of the current cease-fire will come after Israel’s security forces take action against Arab terror in Judea and Samaria. ‘It is tough to say how they will respond…if some terrorists are killed’ as part of operations, Diskin said.” Color Red […]

Parsha Korach 5768: National Responsibility vs Protexia and Political Self-Interest

June 22nd, 2008

. by Moshe Burt This Parsha HaShevua may seem to the reader a continuation of Parsha Shelach. This is done by intention because it seems very much as if Korach and his attempted power grab is a logical aftermath of the denial of Eetz Yisrael by 10 of the 12 miraglim (spies). The Sefer “Torah […]

Shabbos War News: Olmert, Livni, Barak, Yishai Regime: Complicit in Rearming Hamas?; Arab Terrorists Attack, Wound 3 Jews in Samaria, 3 Illegal Arabs Infiltrate from Gaza

June 21st, 2008

. Israel to Supply Hamas with Iron Excerpt; “Israel agreed to supply the Hamas terrorist organization with iron as part of the ceasefire… Iron is a necessary element for the construction of Kassam rockets.” Related reports; Deal With the Devil, by Sever Plocker (Ynet) Israel’s Darkest Week, by Caroline Glick (Jerusalem Post) Excerpts; The Olmert-Livni-Barak-Yishai […]

Friday War News: Arabs Extending Gaza “Truce” to Yesha: Rationale to Blame Israel for Breaking?, More…

June 20th, 2008

. Headlines: IAF Drilling for Strike on Iran?; Arabs Extending Gaza “Truce” to Yehuda, Shomron: Rationale to Blame Israel for Breaking?, Prisoner Swap Includes Shalit, or Not?; Rocks, Molotovs in Bethlehem, Shechem, Near Jerusalem NY Times: Israel Conducts Drill Simulating IAF Strike on Iran Full Text; Israel has conducted a drill simulating an attack on […]

Absurd “Truce” and Coming Deployment of Gaza Multinat’l Arab Force

June 19th, 2008

. Commentary; Visualize a multinational Arab force deployed in the area which would serve to both disrupt and provide safe haven and shielding for rocket and mortar launching cells as well as deployments preparatory to attacks upon Israel; in short, exactly what is happening in South Lebanon, only worse. Further, about the truce itself, consider […]

Thursday War News: Gaza Cease-Fire in Effect Despite Pre-”Truce” Rocket, Mortar Barrage, IAF Responds, Striking Rocket Launch Cell; Arabs Stone Car Near Tekoa, 3 Tanzim, 1 Illegal Nabbed

June 19th, 2008

. Pre-Truce: Update on Pre-Truce [IAF] Strike: One Terrorist Killed Rafiah To Stay Shut until Shalit Freed House Hit in Pre-Truce Kassam Barrage [At Least 24 Rockets Strike Negev] 7 Kassam Rockets Landed in Western Negev; None Injured 3 Kassam Rockets Landed in Hof Ashkelon Council; None Injured Arabs Pelt Car Near Tekoa IDF Arrests […]

Wednesday War News: Israel Confirms Hamas Truce as Sderot, Negev Bombarded With Kassams, Mortars, Sniper Fire; Hezbollah Violates UNSC Resolution With Massive War Prep; 8 Terrorists Nabbed

June 18th, 2008

. Israel Confirms: Truce to Begin Thursday; Kassams Continue Related reports; Amos Gilad: Truce Dependent on Cessation of Kassams Fired From Gaza Gilad Warns Truce is Over if One Rocket Is Fired Ramon: Calm with Hamas is Victory for Radical Islam Storm Before Calm Continues: 10 Rockets, Sniper Fire 2 Kassams Land in Eshkol Region; […]

Tuesday War News UPDATE: 4 Kassams, Mortar Hit Negev, Sderot, IAF Targets, Kills 5 Shalit Captors — 6 Terrorists Wounded; UN Envoy: Israel/Syria Talks Huge Free Gift to Syria

June 17th, 2008

. Four Kassam Rockets Hit Western Negev; None Wounded Fourth Rocket Fired at Sderot Kassam Attack on Sderot, No Injuries Palestinians Fire Mortar Shell at Western Negev; No Wounded ‘IAF Kills 5 Linked to Schalit Capture’ [in Air Strike East of Khan Yunis] IAF Strike Death Toll Rises, Second Strike Carried Out [in Different Part […]

Tuesday War News: Rocket Attacks on Ashkelon, Sderot, Sdot Negev, IAF Hits 2 Weapons-Mfg Facilities, Attacks on Zikim Base Force Move of Basic Trainees; 7 Terrorists Nabbed

June 17th, 2008

. IAF Attacks Two Hamas Weapons-Manufacturing Facilities in Gaza New Round of Mortars, Rockets on Negev Kassam Rocket Lands Near Sderot Cemetery; None Injured 2 Kassam Rockets Land Near Sderot, Sha’ar Hanegev; None Injured Man Moderately Wounded by Kassam [Several People in Shock Near Ashkelon Market] Related reports; Grad Rocket Hits Ashkelon, One Wounded Second […]

Politics and Governance: Extensions or Mutual Exclusivity?

June 16th, 2008

. Commentary; In a perfect political, governmental world, politics, i.e. the achievement of allies, of supporters, seems the action of campaigning, posturing, positioning one’s self or ones group toward achieving a goal; i,e, being hired, appointed, being deemed the best of any or all options for an appointment or an election to a position, an […]