Archive for January 1, 2013

Zionism is always racism: the fear of Palestinian babies

“Israel continues to aggressively encourage fertility, spending more than $60 million a year on publicly funded fertility treatments and operating more fertility clinics per capita than any other country in the world. “Anyone who lives h…

Posted on January 1, 2013 by As'ad

Honor the workers in UAE by overthrowing the ruling families

“The Ruler of Dubai urged the public yesterday to use the seventh anniversary of his accession on Friday as an opportunity to honour the emirate’s workers.”  We will really honor them once we overthrow you and your fellow rulers of the UAE.&nbs…

Posted on January 1, 2013 by As'ad

Sammy and health in the West Bank

From Mouin:  “I don’t know enough about the details to comment about Sammy’s claims re the PA Ministry of Health. That said, at least some of his assertions strike me as inaccurate.This is confirmed by the data he musters in his defense. His c…

Posted on January 1, 2013 by As'ad

Comrade Bassam in Jadaliyya

“More recently, a group of Jewish-Israeli settler young men took over part of the Al-Kud family home. Nadia Al-Kurd explains that they release their dog on them frequently, which has terrified their children and caused injuries. In response to internat…

Posted on January 1, 2013 by As'ad

PA’s Ministry of Health

Mohammad responds, again, to Sammy (see previous days):”I read the WHO paper which Sammy attached it :”In the West Bank, about 50% of maternal deaths occurred in private hospitals. Among the 53 reviewed maternal deaths in the West Bank and the Gaza S…

Posted on January 1, 2013 by As'ad

How the term "pan-Arab" is misused by Western reporters

Look at this:  “The confidently authoritarian Syria that existed before March 15, 2011 has eroded, its brutal decades-old secular pan-Arab regime is fighting for its existence. It will likely eventually go the way of other brutal decades-old se…

Posted on January 1, 2013 by As'ad

NATO rebels in Libya

“”What particularly shocked Libyan Internet users was that those accused of torture were not simple militiamen but national security officers, that is, former rebel fighters who are now attached to the Interior Ministry.”"

Posted on January 1, 2013 by As'ad

American legacy in Asia

“”Most of their mothers worked as “bar girls” in the rest and recreation areas surrounding sprawling American naval and air force bases. When US troops left 20 years ago, they left behind the product of their liaisons with these Filipino women: thou…

Posted on January 1, 2013 by As'ad

royal judiciary in the GCC countries

“”In the Gulf States today, Kuwait’s judiciary is the most independent judiciary amongst the Gulf States despite a number of grievances. For instance, Kuwaiti courts have detained and jailed members of the ruling family for crimes including “pol…

Posted on January 1, 2013 by As'ad

Akram?

Akram, Angry Arab’s chief correspondent in Syria, is still missing.  If Akram receives this, please respond.

Posted on January 1, 2013 by As'ad

Turkish plane over Syria

From Ali, chief Turkey correspondent:  “As you may know a Turkish aircraft was shot down by Syrian army in June and the incident brought Turkey and Syria on the edge of a war. Turkey has been claiming that the Turkish aircraft had a routine miss…

Posted on January 1, 2013 by As'ad

Free Syrian Army brags about its chemical weapons

From Ali, Angry Arab’s chief Turkey correspondent:  “The Political advisor of Free Syrian Army Bassam Dade “we have chemmical weapons and we will use them against Assad’s army when it is required” according to Turkish state-run Anatolia Agency”

Posted on January 1, 2013 by As'ad

Israel in Syria: CORRECTION

From Angry Arab’s chief correspondent in Turkey, Ali:  “Israel elite forces entered Aleppo with the help of FSA”.PS This is clearly the wrong link. I will check with Ali and let you know.PPS  This is the correct link but it does not sound ver…

Posted on January 1, 2013 by As'ad

`Abdullah `Azzam: Bin Laden’s Mentor

There is surprisingly very little written about this fanatical Islamist figure, `Abdullah `Azzam.  There is a very informative profile of him by Saqr Abu Fakhr in the Palestine supplement of As-Safir from March 5, 2012.   (But Abu Fakhr …

Posted on January 1, 2013 by As'ad