Monthly Archives: March 2011

Spanish Politician castigates US and Israel bashers


Pilar Rahola is a Spanish politician, journalist and activist and member of the far left.   Her articles are published in Spain and throughout some of the most important newspapers inLatin America . “Why don’t we see demonstrations against Islamic dictatorships in London, Paris, Barcelona ? Or demonstrations against the Burmese dictatorship? Why aren’t there demonstrations [...]

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Israel first to set up field hospital in Japan

Surgery established at Minamisanriko, fishing city devastated by quake; Israel also providing aid for the homeless. The field hospital Israel is establishing in Japan is the first to be set up by any nation offering outside assistance, Israel’s Ambassador to Japan Nissim Ben Shitrit said Monday, and the Japanese are extremely appreciative. Ben Shitrit said [...]

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  • Formed in June 2010, Group 18 is a new Israel advocacy organisation. 18 stands for the numerical value of “Chai” = LIFE. The impetus behind its inception was a feeling amongst concerned Jews that insufficient action was being taken in dealing with what we see as a broad and growing campaign to deligitimise the State of Israel and threaten it’s very right to exist. We, as Group 18, believe that instead of being reactive in dealing with these complex challenges, we must become pro-active through generating greater communal awareness of the issues.