Month: October 2012

Erdogan Warns EU Might Lose Turkey
News

Erdogan Warns EU Might Lose Turkey

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan warned Tuesday the European Union will lose his nation if it is not accepted as a member by 2023. At that time, Turkey will celebrate its 100th anniversary as a republic, created following the fall of the Ottoman Empire in 1923.   Erdogan’s comment […]

EXPOSÉ: Italy, Land of Islam
Reports

EXPOSÉ: Italy, Land of Islam

The Italian authorities have capitulated to hatred.   Last week Italian education minister Francesco Profumo proposed that Islam be taught in public schools alongside the traditional teaching of Catholicism, while Bishop Mariano Crociata, secretary general of the Italian Episcopal Conference, announced that the Vatican is in favor of building new […]

Israel Almost Attacked Iran 8 Months Ago
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Israel Almost Attacked Iran 8 Months Ago

In an interview Tuesday with the Daily Telegraph, Defense Minister Ehud Barak said that Israel almost attacked Iran eight months ago – but that the “moment of truth” was postponed after Iran redirected part of its enriched uranium to civilian uses. Without that decision, a confrontation with Iran would have […]

Somali comedian who poked fun at Islamists shot dead
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Somali comedian who poked fun at Islamists shot dead

Gunmen assassinated a well-known comedian and musician who poked fun at Al-Qaeda linked Shebab insurgents in the Somali capital, police and colleagues said Tuesday, the latest in a string of attacks against media and cultural figures.   Warsame Shire Awale, a famous composer who had worked with Somalia’s national army […]

Veiled Muslim mayor a first for Bosnia
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Veiled Muslim mayor a first for Bosnia

Bosnia’s first veiled mayor began her duties this week, after an election which saw her becoming the first hijab-clad mayor in the country, and possibly in Europe.    Amra Babic, who served as a regional finance minister before running for mayor, will now run the Bosnian town of Visoko, in […]

Egypt Refuses to Upgrade Relations with Israel
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Egypt Refuses to Upgrade Relations with Israel

Egypt rejected an Israeli request to upgrade the relations between the countries, according to a report on Monday in the Ma’ariv daily newspaper.   The report indicated that Israel was interested in expanding the cooperation between the two countries and raising it to a level of ministerial talks between Defense […]

Shabak Busts Hamas Recruiter Squad in Binyamin Area
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Shabak Busts Hamas Recruiter Squad in Binyamin Area

The Shabak, along with the IDF and Israel Police, have uncovered extensive Hamas activity in the Binyamin area. A large group of Hamas terrorists have been working in recent months in the villages around Ramallah recruiting members, and terrorists, for the organization, it was released for publication Monday.   The […]

Darkness Descending in England
Op-Eds

Darkness Descending in England

The arrest of over 53 people in the United Kingdom is the beginning of the end for once-great Britain.  The leaders of the English Defence League (EDL), Tommy Robinson and Kevin Carroll, were among those arrested, as well as Paul Weston of the British Freedom Party (BFP).  I spoke with […]