Report of the Government Review Committee 19 May 2013 Jerusalem Executive Summary The Al-Durrah Affair has its origins in a media report first aired by the French public television channel France 2 on September 30, 2000. The report claimed to show the killing of a Palestinian boy, targeted along with his father, according to the […]
The Lebanon War and the Intifadas
Ignoring Israeli law, the Islamic Waqf carried out excavations without proper supervision and bulldozed tons of ancient fill into the Kidron Valley.
Cabinet Approves Participation of Four European Countries in the Sinai Peacekeeping Force, JTA, Feb. 1, 1982. Israeli Forces Capture Three Terrorists Who Attempted to Infiltrate the West Bank from Jordan, JTA, Feb. 1, 1982. Kirkpatrick Says Various Delegates at the UN Are Concerned that There Are Too Many Jews at the U.S. Mission, JTA, Feb. […]
Egyptian Chief of Staff Lt. Gen. Abed Rab El-Nabi Hafez arrived in Israel today at the head of a delegation of senior military officers, for a five-day official visit. He is returning the visit to Egypt by Israeli Chief of Staff Gen. Rafael Eitan last December. The arrangements for the visit are similar to those […]
Former Chief of Israel’s Intelligence Services Confirms Passing on to the U.S. Details Of Khrushchev’s Famous 1956 Speech, JTA, Feb. 8, 1982.
Issa Harel, former head of the Mossad and the Israeli intelligence and security services for the first 15 years of Israel’s history, has confirmed that it was the Mossad which passed on to U.S. intelligence the details of Nikita Khrushchev’s famous 1956 speech denouncing the previous Stalin regime. Israel has frequently been rumored to have […]
A bomb which exploded outside the home of Vienna Chief Rabbi Dr. Bela Akiba Eisenberg last Friday night was described by police as the work of amateurs. No one was injured in the attack on the apartment which was unoccupied at the time, but the explosion blew the door off its hinges and shattered several […]
White House Counsellor Edwin Meese III said today that President Reagan rejected Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak’s call for the U.S. to open a dialogue with the Palestinians when Mubarak met with the President here last week. Appearing on the ABC-TV “This Week With David Brinkley” program, Meese said that Reagan restated the U.S. position that […]
Mubarak Reaffirms that after April 25 Egypt Will Increase the Process of Normalization, JTA, Feb. 8, 1982.
Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak declared that after Israel’s withdrawal from the Sinai April 25, Egypt will increase the normalization of relations between the two countries.”After April 25, we will continue to build bridges of understanding and friendship with the Israeli people,” he told a luncheon at the National Press Club last Friday .”This policy is […]
Mubarak Calls for Greater European Involvement in Search for Mideast Peace and for a Dialogue between the U.S. and the Palestinians, JTA, Feb. 8, 1982.
President Hosni Mubarak of Egypt today called for greater European involvement in the search for Middle East peace and reiterated his wish for a dialogue between the United States and the Palestinians. He was speaking at a brief airport conference after an overnight visit during which he had two hours of discussions with Prime Minister […]
The Cabinet today declared “null and void” a resolution adopted by the United Nations General Assembly Friday night calling for the total isolation of Israel in all spheres because of its annexation of the Golan Heights. The Arab-sponsored resolution, which is not binding, would impose military, economic and cultural sanctions against Israel. It was adopted […]