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Hamas, Islamic Jihad come to terms, form joint command in Gaza

GAZA CITY — After years of tension, Hamas has decided to form a joint command with the rival Islamic Jihad. Hamas has formed a joint command with Islamic Jihad in mid-2013. Officials said the command reflected enhanced cooperation between the Gazan regime and the militia with the largest long-range rocket arsenal. SUBSCRIBE l LOGIN

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Hamas, Islamic Jihad back in business with ‘more advanced’ rockets

TEL AVIV — Israel has determined that Hamas intensified production of long-range rockets. Officials said Hamas, after several months of difficulty, has restored serial production of long-range missiles and rockets. They said Hamas and the Iranian-sponsored Islamic Jihad were believed to be manufacturing more than 200 rockets with a range of up to 80 kilometers. […]

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Europe vs the Jews: Then and now

Europe vs the Jews: Then and now

By Ed Koch The war against the Jews — and against the State of Israel — continues unabated. For the past year, Israel has been subjected to rocket bombardments directed at its cities including Jerusalem and Tel-Aviv. A million Israeli civilians in Southern Israel had their lives disrupted as 8,000 rockets rained down on them […]

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Report: Hamas fired Chinese-made WS-1E rockets into Israel

Report: Hamas fired Chinese-made WS-1E rockets into Israel

Compiled by Miles Yu, Geostrategy-Direct.com Among the thousands of rockets and mortar shells recently fired from Gaza by Hamas into Israel were Chinese-made WS-1E rockets. These and various types of Iranian-made Qassem rockets were identified as the main types that were fired from Gaza, according to the German magazine Der Spiegel. The WS-1E (Weishi-1E or […]

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Recalling how Britain responded to the London Blitz: 42,600 civilians died

Recalling how Britain responded to the London Blitz: 42,600 civilians died

By Ed Koch I was struck by an article which appeared in The New York Times on Nov. 19 reporting on the position of the British government on the ongoing war between Israel and Hamas. Almost everyone acknowledges that the Hamas government in Gaza started the war, except for their Muslim supporters of Turkey, Egypt, […]

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Israel’s successful Sudan air strike delivered a pointed message to Iran

Israel’s successful Sudan air strike delivered a pointed message to Iran

Global Information System Israel’s precision air strike on Oct. 24, against the Yarmouk weapons production facility in the suburbs of the Sudanese capital, Khartoum, was — apart from destroying a facility which provided rockets and missiles to Hamas to use against Israel — clearly intended to send a direct message to the Iranian political leadership […]

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An echo of 1930s Spain in Syria today

By Sol W. Sanders Some old dead white man said: “All historical analogies are odious”. He meant they stink because time, place and dramatis personae of any historical event are so particularistic, drawing similarities with another event defies logic. Yet, yet … we amateur historians play at the game and often. And perhaps there is […]

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Islamic Republic's masters of disaster are no match for the Iranian people with Internet access

Islamic Republic's masters of disaster are no match for the Iranian people with Internet access

By Sheda Vasseghi  The Islamic Republic’s two-prong strategy of chaos to remain in power involves destruction of Iranian heritage and culture while using Iranian people’s national funds to support projects in troubled countries beset by corrupt regimes or extreme poverty.  Of course, buying followers and believers from among the most miserable parts of the world […]

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Congratulations Mr. President; Now it's time to rethink your approach to the Muslim world

Congratulations Mr. President; Now it's time to rethink your  approach to the Muslim world

 By Ed Koch    Everyone around the world should welcome the killing of Osama bin Laden by Navy Seals this weekend, but we know that is not to be.  However, this momentous event does not mean that our war against terrorism is over.  It will go on for years to come.  It is a war declared […]

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Hamas seen unleashing attacks on Israel to divert attention from internal unrest

WorldTribune.com TEL AVIV — Israel’s intelligence community has determined that the Hamas regime is acting to offset the growing unrest in the Gaza Strip. Officials said Hamas has lifted restrictions from its military as well as Palestinian militias in attacks on Israel. They said Hamas was operating both missile, mortar and rocket gunners in the […]