The Assembly of Muslim Jurists of America (AMJA) issued a fatwa prohibiting offering aid to foreign troops in Muslim countries whether on the personal or the business levels.
Month: June 2010
Israel's straight-shooting Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman told his Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov Tuesday that one can only dream about a Palestinian Authority state by 2012.
U.S. President Barack Obama and Saudi Arabiaâ€™s King Abdullah warmly spoke of friendship in their public statements after their White House meeting Tuesday, but they did not relate to their differences:
Former Shin Bet spy and â€œSon of Hamasâ€ Mosab Hassan Yousef faces an immigration judge in San Diego on Wednesday to plead against deportation.
Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas spoke to American Jews about peace without incitement against Jews while back home, exactly eight days later, official PA TV called Jews "our enemies." A week after that, it continued to teach children that all of Israel is â€œPalestine."
â€œIt turns out that the Islamic movement is illegally penetrating into the schools and running study programs,â€ MK Zevulun Orlev (The Jewish Home party) who chairs the Knesset Education Committee, has told Arutz Sheva TV.
Palestinian Authority security forces have told U.S. Middle East envoy George Mitchell they want to open 28 more â€œpolice stationsâ€ in areas in Judea and Samaria where Jews live and where security is shared with Israel, the Chinese news agency Xinhua reported.
The Israeli Embassy in Egypt has filed a formal complaint with the Cairo government over a political cartoon that depicted the Jewish State as a Nazi octopus.
A Republican Congresswoman has warned that Hizbullah terrorists, hooked up with Mexican drug cartels, may be planning â€Israel-like bombingsâ€ against customs officials or National Guard units on the U.S. border.
Egypt has beefed up its forces in the Sinai Peninsula following threats of Bedouin terrorists to blow up the pipeline that pumps to Israel one third of its natural gas needs.