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Jewish History in ASL #73-Ba’al Shem Tov

Written on June 30th, 2011 & filed under Jewish History Tags: , , , ,

Kevin Neish, Victoria’s delegate on the Freedom Flotilla II says a Swedish/Norweigan/German ship had its propeller sawed off. Neish says the organizers say it’s hard not to point fingers at Israel – adding divers with special skills would have been utilized to sabotage the vessel. Neish adds delegates have been mugged and their cellular phones stolen.

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Flotilla Delayed

Written on June 30th, 2011 & filed under Israel Tags: , , , , , , ,

Despite the naval blockade on the Gaza Strip, the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) ensures the daily transfer of nearly 6000 tons of goods and roughly 260 truckloads via Kerem Shalom, an Israel-Gaza land crossing.

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Gaza Receives Thousands of Tons in Goods and Materials

A video clip that dramatically portrays the meeting of Israeli solders and Palestinians at controversial West Bank security checkpoints.


West Bank Security Checkpoints

Israel has deployed new missile defence systems near its border with Lebanon, fearing strikes from Hezbollah. The Islamist group doesn’t want its long-time ally, Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, to be toppled.

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Israel, Lebanon, Syria: Lull before War?

Jospeh Dana, an Israeli-American journalist with the Nation, will be on board a US ship as part of the Freedom Flotilla which is to deliver aid to the Gaza Strip. He says he will go ahead with his decision despite Israel’s warning that journalists on board the flotilla could be banned from the country for ten years.

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Joseph Dana speaks to Al Jazeera about taking part in the latest flotilla to Gaza

Written on June 28th, 2011 & filed under Gaza Strip Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Israel’s security cabinet has voted to prevent an international flotilla from reaching Gaza, by any means possible. The group of boats is due to leave Greece in a few days.

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Protesters call on Israel to lift blockade on Gaza

Israel says an international aid flotilla is carrying chemical weapons which could be used on soldiers attempting to stop it reaching Gaza.

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Israel claims Flotilla carries chemical weapons

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Anne Frank: The Whole Story Part 3

Written on June 27th, 2011 & filed under Anne Frank

the jewish history

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for the world to see-the jewish history

Written on June 27th, 2011 & filed under Jewish History Tags: ,