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Jul 21, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

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Jul 21, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from NY TIMES: It was bad enough that the alleged rape took place in the sanctity of a mosque and that the accused man was a mullah who invoked the familiar defence that it had been consensual sex. But the victim was only 10 years old. And there was more: The authorities said her family ...

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Jul 21, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from DAILY CALLER: As tensions continue to escalate in the Middle East, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is heading back to the region to continue pursuing a cease-fire between Israel and Hamas — but he may not be welcome this time around. Former Israeli Ambassador Michael Oren believes that America’s presence isn’t welcome at ...

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Jul 21, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from JPOST: Seven IDF soldiers and officers were killed in battles with terrorists in Gaza and southern Israel on Monday, as the IDF continued to consolidate its hold on areas of Gaza and destroy sections of Hamas's terror network. Four were killed when their military jeep was hit with an anti-tank missile fired by a ...

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Jul 21, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from WASHINGTON TIMES: A special intelligence adviser to Army Gen. David H. Petraeus during the 2007 troop surge says the terrorist leader now ruling over large swaths of Iraq and forcing Christians to convert to Islam has long been the most elusive big game for the U.S. “We had at least three times when we ...

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Jul 21, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

JERUSALEM — A Hamas force wearing Israeli army uniforms emerged from a tunnel inside Israel this morning and inflicted losses on Israeli troops before being wiped out. The Hamas squad numbered at least 10 fighters, Israeli sources said. Nine were killed but an Israeli officer said at least two may have escaped through the tunnel. In initial ...

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Jul 18, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from JPOST: A prominent American Jewish organization is denouncing The Washington Post for posting an animated cartoon on its YouTube channel depicting Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu beating a Palestinian infant. The caricature is aimed at apportioning blame equally between Israel and Hamas for the suffering of Gazan civilians. It was created by Ann Telnaes, one ...

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Jul 18, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from BIG HOLLYWOOD: Bill Maher can say almost anything about anyone and not worry about the P.C. police storming his home or office. He's a reliably liberal voice in popular culture, and he routinely says the ugliest things about conservatives like former Gov. Sarah Palin. In short, he gets a pass thanks to both his choice ...

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Jul 18, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Islamist insurgents have issued an ultimatum to northern Iraq's dwindling Christian population to either convert to Islam, pay a religious levy or face death, according to a statement distributed in the militant-controlled city of Mosul. The statement issued by the Islamic State, the al Qaeda offshoot which led last month's lightning assault to ...

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Jul 17, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from THE BLAZE: CNN international correspondent Diana Magnay called a group Israelis “scum” Thursday as she says the group was cheering as Israel continued its aggressive action against Gaza. “Israelis on hill above Sderot cheer as bombs land on #gaza; threaten to ‘destroy our car if I say a word wrong’. Scum,” Magnay tweeted. She ...

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Jul 17, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Thousands of Israeli soldiers backed by tanks invaded the Gaza Strip on Thursday, a military spokesman said, escalating a 10-day military operation to try to destroy Hamas' weapons arsenal, rocket firing abilities and tunnels used to send militants from the Palestinian territory into Israel. The high-stakes move was compelled by ...

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Jul 17, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from TIMES OF ISRAEL: Some 20 rockets were found Wednesday in a school in Gaza operated by the United Nations Relief and Works Agency, the organization confirmed Thursday. The weapons were found in “the course of the regular inspection of its premises,” UNRWA said in a statement, adding that the school was vacant. “UNRWA strongly condemns ...

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Jul 17, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from JPOST: IDF ground forces began to move into the Gaza Strip on Thursday evening, the prime minister's office confirmed. The purpose of the operation was to destroy the Gazan terror tunnels leading to Israel, according to a statement released by the prime minister's office. "Israel is committed to act to protect its citizens. The ...

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Jul 16, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from FREE BEACON: Secretary of State John Kerry offered numerous times to fly to Cairo or Jerusalem to assist in cease-fire negotiations but was told that the sides “didn’t need American mediation,” according to an account of events by Haaretz. Senior Israeli officials told Haaretz that Kerry offered to come to directly join the talks ...

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Jul 16, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

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Jul 16, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from FOX NEWS: Israel agreed Wednesday to halt its airstrikes on Gaza for five hours in order to allow humanitarian aid, following a request from the United Nations Relief and Works Agency. The military said in a statement Wednesday that it would hold its fire for five hours starting at 10:00 a.m. local time on ...

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Jul 15, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

(AINA) — ISIS has ordered government workers to stop giving rations to Christians and Shiites in Mosul, according to a report by Younes Thonon for ankawa.com. The official in charge of distributing rations in the Rifaq neighborhood said he had received orders from ISIS to cut the rations. Mr. Fadel Younis, the official in charge for ...

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Jul 15, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Via idfnadesk: IDF aircraft target an underground rocket launching site and various ammunition warehouses in Gaza. Secondary explosions can be seen, proving there were weapons and ammunition stored inside.

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Jul 15, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

JERUSALEM (AP) — An Egyptian truce proposal for the conflict in Gaza unraveled Tuesday after the Islamic militant Hamas rejected the plan. Gaza militants launched scores of rockets at Israel, which after halting fire for hours finally responded with what Hamas security said were more than two dozen air strikes. The speedy resumption of violence, less ...

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Jul 15, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from WASHINGTON EXAMINER: Republicans sympathize with Israel in its conflict with Palestinians increasingly more strongly than Democrats do, according to a new Pew Research Center survey, opening up the widest partisan gap on American opinion on Israel since available polling in the late 1970s. In a survey taken July 8-14, as Israel took military action ...

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Jul 15, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from WASHINGTON TIMES: Sunni radicals with the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) may have captured as many as 52 U.S.-made M198 howitzers in their march across Iraq in June. “They shouldn’t have too much trouble shelling large area targets like a city if they have sufficient ammo,” Jeremy Binnie of the British ...

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