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Anti Semitism is not the real danger to Jews today

Times, Is anti-Semitism on the rise in Europe? Ariel Sharon, Israel's Prime Minister, this week gave warning of the re-emergence of “an anti-Semitism that has always existed”. Attacks on Jewish targets in France and the bombing of the two synagogues […]

Next Stop, Iran?

Sojourners , Don't these people ever learn? Is Iran next? Hasn't George Bush got enough to worry about in Iraq? Costs are escalating, troops are dying. Iraqi civilians are still deprived of their most basic needs, and the U.N. is […]

Iraqi army walkout over pay


Europe: the moment of truth


17 years for Srebrenica massacre

The Guardian /agencies, A former Bosnian Serb army commander was jailed for 17 years by the Hague war crimes tribunal yesterday after confessing to his role in the 1995 Srebrenica massacre of more than 7,000 Muslims. Dragan Obrenovic, one of […]

'For a safer world, understand Islam'

straitstimes, JAKARTA – Might alone will not put an end to terrorism, but serious attempts to 'understand Islam' and the reasons some people develop extremist views might make the world a safer place, said analysts and politicians yesterday after a […]

The -Ism That Failed


ElBaradei calls on Israel to give up nukes

Haaretz , The Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), Mohamed ElBaradei, has called on Israel to relinquish its nuclear weapons as part of a general peace agreement in the Middle East. In an interview with Haaretz, ElBaradei […]

New battlelines drawn in the Iraqi sand

Asia Times, Emulating his boss's Thanksgiving Day venture, US Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld sneaked into Iraq last weekend and promised on Coalition Provisional Authority's al-Iraqiya TV that the American military would fight on in Iraq until Saddam Hussein's reign of […]

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