Thursday, August 23, 2012

Thursday links

From Ian:

PMW Abbas and the PA used term "alleged Temple" at least 97 times in 2011 and 2012
”The use of the term "alleged Temple" to deny Jewish history has been Palestinian Authority policy under Abbas for many years. Palestinian Media Watch has documented that the entire Palestinian Authority leadership and the structures under its control actively and repeatedly use the term "alleged Temple."

CAMERA: Where's the Coverage? Palestinian Authority Incitement against Jews and Israelis

UNWatch U.N. chief sending ‘wrong signal’ going to Tehran’s NAM summit
“Iran practices international terrorism, subjugates women, persecutes minorities, rapes dissidents, rigs elections, denies the Holocaust, and disregards UN resolutions to halt its illegal nuclear weapons program. Mr. Ban’s visit wrongy hands legitimacy and propaganda points to the forces of repression in Tehran, and their chief ally in Damascus.”

Iran's supreme leader orders fresh terror attacks on West
"Iran's Supreme Leader has ordered the country's Revolutionary Guards to intensify its campaign of terror attacks against the West and its allies in retaliation for supporting the overthrow of President Bashar al-Assad in Syria."

Ayalon: South Africa is still an Apartheid state
After South Africa mandates labels on products from the West Bank, deputy FM argues that S. Africa needs to look in the mirror.
"At the moment, South African Apartheid is directed at Israel and against miners in South Africa itself. Instead of making decisions about labeling Israeli products, it would be advisable for the South African government to take brave decisions about the 34 miners,"

The Attacks on Israelis You Won’t Read About Anywhere Else, August 19-21

Lyon’s chief rabbi receives threatening letter, Holocaust photos
A letter threatening to “punish Jews,” accompanied by photos of Jewish children being led to death camps during the Holocaust, was sent to Lyon’s chief rabbi Richard Wertenschlag.

Turkish Islamic Scholar Attacked for Meeting with Jews
"Turkish Islamic scholar Adnan Oktar is being targeted by Muslims in a campaign to discredit him as a Muslim, because he meets with Jews."

Mosul Iraq's 'Most Dangerous City' For Christians

Egypt’s Christians organizing first protest against Muslim Brotherhood leadership
‘We are oppressed and humiliated,’ Copts say, warning country’s civil character is under threat

Hungary condemns anti-Semitic calls during match with Israel
Prosecution not likely against fans who chanted ‘dirty Jews’ during a friendly game

Radical Islam Joins the DNC
"... Jibril Hough and Imam Siraj Wahhaj have said and done radical things in their past. Which means either the Democrats failed to utilize due diligence or they simply didn’t care. In addition to the Muslims being misrepresented, Democrats and Charlotteans also have a right to know how the DNC has failed them before they even arrive in Charlotte."

Boteach Calls on Pascrell to Denounce “Jew-Hatred” of Arab Fundraiser

MEMRI Ibrahim Al-Amin: Lebanese Opponents of Hizbullah Are Israeli Collaborators until Proven Otherwise

John Cleese ‘orders strike on Iran’
Commercial for Sababa Egozim features the famed British comedian speaking Hebrew


JCPA: Sinai, the New Egypt, and the Egypt-Israel Peace Treaty

Israeli doctors save a Russian man after no one in Russia could

JPost: Top German politician calls for EU to ban Hezbollah

Iran's supreme leader orders fresh terror attacks on West

MEMRI: Saudi Shura Council Member Ibrahim Al-Buleihi: Progress for Arab and Islamic World Can Only Come from Western Civilization

This week's Low-Intensity Conflict Report.

(h/t Norman, Yoel, O.)