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Jul 23, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from Pamela Geller: The Israeli soccer team Maccabi Haifa was playing soccer in Lille in France when, in the middle of the game, violent Muslims took the field. They attacked the Maccabi players, forcing an end to the game. (Video thanks to JS) Excerpted from YNET NEWS: Anti-Israel protesters invaded the pitch and physically confronted ...

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Jul 23, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from CNN: In an interview recorded Wednesday with CNN’s Becky Anderson (@beckycnn), Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan accused Israel of being a “terror state,” saying that the country’s operation in Gaza was “creating a wave of terror.” Erdogan also denied that the governments of Turkey or Qatar were involved in the funding of Hamas’ ...

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Jul 23, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from JPOST: Their lives and deaths highlight the heroism of lone soldiers – men and women who leave “the good life” in the Diaspora to defend the Jewish state. There has been an overwhelming outpouring of solidarity over the three lone soldiers (in Israel without close family) killed in clashes with Hamas in the Gaza ...

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Jul 23, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from WFB: Taking a break in Jerusalem today from his attempt to broker a cease-fire between Hamas and Israel, Secretary of State John Kerry visited with the parents of Max Steinberg, a 24-year-old Los Angeles native and IDF soldier who was killed in action in Gaza. According to the Los Angeles Jewish Journal, “Kerry ...

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Jul 23, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from WASHINGTON TIMES: There are a lot of different perspectives on the military conflict between Israel and Hamas, but Alexander Gerst has one that is truly unique: He’s watching it all unfold from the International Space Station. “My saddest photo yet. From #ISS we can actually see explosions and rockets flying over #Gaza and #Israel,” ...

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Jul 23, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

This Photo says it all.. Sec of State @JohnKerry and Netanyahu meet in Tel Aviv via @AP pic.twitter.com/hZjKhyB68W— Charles Dharapak (@Dharapak) July 23, 2014

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Jul 23, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from DAILY MAIL: More than 30,000 Israelis came out today to say a final farewell to a 24-year-old volunteer soldier from California who was killed fighting Hamas militants last weekend. Scores of soldiers dressed in the olive-green uniforms of the Israeli Defense Army wept and embraced one another at the Mount Herzl military cemetery ...

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Jul 23, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from HUFFINGTON POST: Eighteen people were arrested for attacks on shops, including a kosher supermarket, a Jewish-owned chemist and a funeral home. Rioters, who carried batons and threw petrol bombs according to eyewitnesses, were yards from the synagogue when they were driven back by riot police who used tear gas. “They were shouting: ‘Death to ...

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Jul 23, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Rebel commander Alexander Khodakovsky of the Vostok Battalion speaks during an interview in Donetsk in this July 8, 2014 file photo. DONETSK Ukraine (Reuters) - A powerful Ukrainian rebel leader has confirmed that pro-Russian separatists had anti-aircraft missiles of the type Washington says were used to shoot down Malaysia Airlines flight MH17. In an interview with Reuters, ...

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Jul 23, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from The Jerusalem Post: After Hamas continued to use positions in the al-Wafa Hospital in Gaza to fire automatic weapons and anti-tank missiles on soldiers, the IDF was able to determine that the hospital was not housing patients or staff before bombing the complex, the army said Wednesday. "The hospital was used for activating war ...

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Jul 23, 2014 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

The IDF on Wednesday uncovered a new tunnel shaft in Gaza, leading to an underground passage that contained IDF uniforms, maps, and weapons.

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Jul 23, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from The Jerusalem Post: A new jihadi media outlet called Al-Fawaris released a video calling on Gazans to endure the military operation, saying that victory looms and that Muslims all over the world support them. According to a report published on Monday by the MEMRI (Middle East Media Research Institute) Jihad and Terrorism Threat Monitor, ...

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Jul 23, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

(CNSNews.com) – The U.N. Human Rights Council will hold an emergency session on Wednesday to consider a draft resolution that condemns Israel repeatedly for its military offensive against Hamas, but does not mention the terrorist group once. The resolution calls for the establishment of an international commission of inquiry to probe allegations that Israel has committed ...

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Jul 23, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

#ISIS burns 1,800-year-old church in #Mosul http://t.co/TA2hBFMyah pic.twitter.com/SK0F6jpQpX— Al Arabiya English (@AlArabiya_Eng) July 20, 2014 Excerpted from The Wire: ISIS, which recently rebranded as the Islamic State, has solidified its control over Iraq's second-largest city by imposing Sharia law and expelling Christians who won't convert to Islam. The end of last month marked the first time ...

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Jul 23, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

KIEV (Reuters) - Pro-Russian rebels shot down two Ukrainian fighter jets on Wednesday, not far from where a Malaysian airliner was brought down last week in eastern Ukraine, killing all 298 passengers on board. A spokesman for Ukraine's military operations said the planes were downed near Savur Mogila, a burial mound in the Shaktersky region where ...

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Jul 22, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

WASHINGTON (AP) — Senior U.S. intelligence officials say they have no evidence of direct Russian government involvement in the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17. They say the passenger jet was likely felled by an SA-11 surface-to-air missile fired by Russian-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine and that Russia "created the conditions" for the downing by ...

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Jul 22, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from TheJC.com: French ministers have condemned the recent series of antisemitic outbursts in the country, which came to a head on Sunday night when more than 400 people stormed a largely Jewish suburb and attacked a synagogue and kosher supermarket. The demonstration took place in Sarcelles, north of Paris, when protesters stormed the suburb armed ...

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Jul 22, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from THE LID: The mainstream media gets its Gaza casualty numbers from Hamas and the terrorist organization gave some insight into how they come up with their figures. The Hamas interior ministry issued guidelines to Gaza Strip social media users on how to lie about the conflict when discussing it with outsiders outsiders: ...

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Jul 22, 2014 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

Istanbul (AFP) - Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan said he has stopped talking to US President Barack Obama on the phone, amid growing strains between Ankara and Washington over Syria and the Gaza conflict. Turkey, a fierce opponent of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and an open supporter of armed rebel fighters, felt betrayed when the ...

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Jul 22, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from FOX NEWS: The European Union agreed Tuesday to impose new sanctions against Russian officials deemed responsible for the country’s actions in Ukraine, amid growing international anger after Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down over rebel-held territory. European foreign ministers stopped short, at least for now, of more forceful sanctions that would hit full ...

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Jul 22, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Palestinian girls at a UNRWA school in Gaza. (photo credit: Abed Rahim Khatib / Flash90) Excerpted from TIMES OF ISRAEL: For the second time in less than a week, rockets have been found in a school in Gaza operated by the United Nations Relief and Works Agency, the body said. “Today, in the course of the regular ...

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Jul 22, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from The Daily Caller: Australia’s repeal of its carbon tax last week has gotten other countries thinking about ditching their own carbon dioxide emissions reduction schemes. Australia’s conservative government was finally able to pass legislation aimed at repealing the country’s two-year old carbon tax last week. It was hailed as a victory by carbon tax ...

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Jul 22, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (R) gestures as he speaks during a joint news conference with U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon at the Defence Ministry in Tel Aviv July 22, 2014 Excerpted from The Jerusalem Post: No country would accept rockets raining down on its civilians, and all countries and parties have an international obligation to ...

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