Archive for May, 2009

Parsha Bamidbar 5769: Unity, and Diversity Within Unity

May 17th, 2009

. by Moshe Burt As has been this author’s norm of late, the Parsha HaShevua for the next Shabbos is prepared on the previous Motsei Shabbos. And so, when preparing the Parsha HaShevua for last week’s parshiyot Behar and Bechukotai, this author did not have the benefit of a vort written by Moshe Feiglin entitled […]

Palestinian Ambassador to Lebanon Zaki Makes Bibi’s Case With Obama

May 15th, 2009

. Commentary: IMRA’s (Independent Media Review Analysis) Dr. Aaron Lerner cites this MEMRI report in which Palestinian Ambassador to Lebanon Abbas Zaki is cited; If Israel leaves Jerusalem and Judea and Samaria it will collapse. The full direct quote from Zaki states: “With the two-state solution, in my opinion, Israel will collapse, because if they […]

Did Pope Plan Chief Islamic Judge Tamimi’s Notre Dame Institute Outburst?

May 15th, 2009

Commentary; On Tuesday, this blog posted a piece about Ashkenaz Chief Rabbi Metzger’s announcement which indicated that the ‘Pope Agreed Vatican to Stop Missionizing Jews.’ And this blog posed the question; If the Pope walked out of the festivities at Notre Dame Pontifical Institute in Jerusalem after Chief Islamic Judge of the Palestinian Authority, Sheikh […]

Friday War News: Arab Attacks Jew Near Beit Horon, At least 2 Rock Attacks in Hevron, 2 Arab Terrorists Nabbed

May 15th, 2009

. Arab Attacked Man Near Beit Horon Israeli Car Stoned by Palestinians Near Hebron Second Rock Attack in Hevron IDF Arrested Two Arab Suspects Near Jenin

Wednesday, Thursday War News: Gaza Kassam and Mortar Hit Eshkol Region as Israel Opens 3 Gaza Crossings, Gaza Smugglers Nabbed by Egypt; Bus, Auto Stoned, Terrorist Nabbed Near Ramallah

May 14th, 2009

. Kassam Fired by Gaza Terrorists Hits Eshkol Region Israel Opens Three Gaza Crossings [for Delivery of "Humanitarian" Aid, Goods, Food and Fuel Derivatives] Two Mortar Shells Hit Eshkol Region Gaza Smugglers Stymied by Egyptian Authorities [Authorities Seized Weapons Cache of 80 Shells, 20 Rockets, and Ammo] Bus Stoned Near Hebron; None Injured IDF Troops […]

Tuesday War News: Molotovs, Stonings and Police, IDF Arrests, Weapons Confiscations

May 12th, 2009

. Molotov Cocktail Thrown at Israeli Car Near Ramallah IDF Confiscates Weapons, Arrests Palestinian South of Hebron Police Find Knife in PA Arab’s Car [North of Ramallah] Palestinians Pelt Israeli Car With Stones Near Jenin

Chief Rabbi Metzger: ‘Pope Agreed Vatican to Stop Missionizing Jews’

May 12th, 2009

. Commentary: This blog will not comment beyond this link to Pope Benedict XVI’s alleged past membership in Hitler Youth despite denials of same by a Vatican spokesman and assertions of reluctance to join by another spokesman. But Israel’s Ashkenaz Chief Rabbi Metzger’s making a spectacle of himself with his headline announcement that the ‘Pope […]

“Disengagement” Authority Still Covering Up Abuse of Evicted Former Gush Katif Residents

May 12th, 2009

. Commentary: The State Commission of Inquiry formed to probe the treatment of “evacuees” has begun hearing testimony. This blog has referred and will continue to refer to the former Gush Katif residents by the more accurate terms, the expelled, the evicted, the former Gush Katif residents, rather than the regime politically correct term of […]

Monday War News: More Terrorist Rockets, Mortars Slam Southern Israel, IDF Nabs Two Sinai Infiltrators; Police Shut Down PA Media Center, 6 Terrorists Nabbed, Stonings Spread to Inside Jerusalem, IDF Removes 2 Roadblocks Near Ramallah, 3 Jewish Autos Stoned Near Kedumim

May 11th, 2009

. Kassam Fired From Gaza Hits Sdot Negev Region; None Hurt Mortar Explodes in Negev Kassam Lands Near Kibbutz in Sha’ar Hanegev Region Related report: Terrorists Hit Negev [Kibbutz Kfar Aza With Kassam] on Yahrzeit of Resident Killed by Rocket, by Maayana Miskin (Israel National News) IDF Captures Two Sinai Infiltrators [From Egypt], One Wounded […]

Friday, Shabbos, Sunday War News: Hamas Claims New Stock of Grads, Israel Seizes Gaza Boat Which Refused Stop Order; Terrorist Caught with Knive Near Jerusalem, 471 Illegals, 6 Terrorists Nabbed, 4 Teens Injured by Rocks Thrown at Bus, IDF Force Fired on Near Ramallah

May 10th, 2009

. Hamas Claims to Have New Grad Missile Stores Israel Seizes Gaza Boat, Four Fishermen [off Coast Near Gaza City, Boat Refused Calls to Stop] Palestinian Caught in Possession of Knife South of Jerusalem [411] Illegal Arab Residents, [3] PA Suspects Arrested [in Ramallah Area] Four Teens Injured When Stones Thrown at Bus Near Kiryat […]