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Five Israelis were seen filming as jet liners ploughed into the Twin Towers

Sunday Herald, Were they part of a massive spy ring which shadowed the 9/11 hijackers and knew that al-Qaeda planned a devastating terrorist attack on the USA? Neil Mackay investigates THERE was ruin and terror in Manhattan, but, over the […]


Indian Air Force wants survey to find out why it isn't popular

AP, The Indian air force has been struggling to sign up new recruits because of concern about its frequent aircraft crashes, a survey has found, according to a report Saturday. The air force is said to be short of a […]


Ukraine to fly higher than ever at Dubai 2003

AME, The Ukraine will have its biggest ever air show presence at Dubai 2003, the eighth international aerospace exhibition to be held from December 7-11 at the Airport Expo Dubai, United Arab Emirates. And for the first time at any […]


Saudis fear that Britain sees them as the next Iran

Telegraph, Saudi officials believe that Britain and the US have begun a smear campaign against their country, writes John Simpson There was silence among the orderly lines of men sitting cross-legged down the length of a hall in the King […]


UN accuses Israel of annexation by stealth

Telegraph, A hard-hitting United Nations report has warned that Israel will effectively annex large tracts of Palestinian territory by ordering thousands of Arabs living near the new security wall to apply for a permit to stay in their homes. The […]


Is Israel losing its army?

Sunday Herald, With pilots refusing to attack Palestine, the top brass briefing against hard-line policies and outrage at conscription, the Israeli army is at crisis point. By Robert Tait in Jerusalem FOR more than half a century it has been […]


Defense Department's Deadly Garage Sale

Workingforchange, It wasn't very long ago that you could have bought enough equipment to set up a mini-biological weapons lab for you or your special friend without cavorting with the mafia, street criminals, wannabe terrorists, or any other nefarious characters. […]


Counter-terror 'massive failure'

News Limited, REVELATIONS by French intelligence authorities that suspected terrorist Willie Virgile Brigitte had been on their terrorism database highlighted major failures in Australia's counter-terrorism systems, Labor's foreign affairs spokesman Kevin Rudd said today. Mr Rudd said he was profoundly […]


Israeli fence will leave 70,000 Palestinians in no-man's-land

smh, With the Middle East peace process in deep freeze, the Israeli Government has announced measures that further tighten its hold on Palestinian lives and territory in the occupied West Bank. In its most radical move, the Israeli Government decreed […]


 
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