Israel’s ‘realities on the ground’ make a solution to the conflict harder to achieve

On 23 December 2016, the last UN Security Council Resolution on Palestine and Israel was passed. The resolution reaffirmed the illegality of Israeli settlement activities stating that “the establishment by Israel of settlements in the Palestinian territory occupied since 1967, including East Jerusalem, has no legal validity and constitutes a flagrant violation under international law”.…

U.S. made secret deal with ISIS to let thousands of fighters flee Raqqa to battle ASSAD in Syria.

Newsweek 12 December 2017   News of a covert agreement between the Syrian Democratic Forces and ISIS was first leaked last month after a BBC News investigation. The U.S.-led coalition denied being a party to any agreements, telling Newsweek it does not “make deals with terrorists,” but acknowledging that its partner had let convoys depart the…

Leaked report highlights Israel lobby’s failures

Electronic Intifada 28April 2017   Key Israel lobby groups have conceded that they have failed to counter the Palestine solidarity movement, despite vastly increasing their spending. The admission is contained in a secret report that The Electronic Intifada has obtained. The report, published here in full for the first time, outlines Israel’s failure to stem…

Man murdered a Muslim Worker, Burned his body and filmed it to raise money and become a ‘Hindu Hero’

Newsweek 12 December 2017   A Hindu man got his 12-year-old nephew to film him killing a Muslim laborer in India, in an attempt to raise funds for his anti-Islam camapign, according to police in the northern Indian state of Rajasthan. The suspect, Shambulal Regar, shared his bank account details along with videos of the…