VTJP Occupied Palestine and Israel News and Articles 6 February 2013

6 February 2013 — VTJP

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International Middle East Media Center

Palestinian Shepherd Injured After Being Attacked By Settlers Near Nablus
IMEMC – Palestinian medical sources reported that a Palestinian shepherd was attacked, on Wednesday afternoon, by a group of extremist Israeli settlers west of the northern West Bank city of Nablus. …

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VTJP Occupied Palestine and Israel News and Articles 5 February 2013

5 February 2013 — VTJP

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International Middle East Media Center

Settlers Torch Two Palestinian Cars Near Ramallah
IMEMC – Tuesday February 5 2013, a number of extremist Israeli settlers torched two Palestinian vehicles in the Dir Jareer village, north of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, and wrote racist graffiti on the walls of a number of homes in the village. … 

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ICH 6 February 2013: US Presidential Campaign Cost $7 Billion

6 February 213 Information Clearing House


Syria: Golden Days of Disinformation

The Houla Massacre and the Battle of Taldou

By Adam Larson

This campaign has been enabled by a “world community” – the United Nations and several world governments, the bulk of the mainstream media, human rights groups, etc. – accepting of any rebel explanation that demonizes the target government.

http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/article33848.htm

 

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Iran's 'Nuclear Weapons Program,' Again By Peter Hart

31 January 2013FAIR Blog

On Monday’s edition of the NewsHour (1/28/13),  host Gwen Ifill referred to concerns about  the “threat posed by Iran‘s nuclear program,” and told viewers at the end of a Margaret Warner report that “Margaret’s next story looks at the debate in Israel over how to deal with the threat of a nuclear-armed Iran.”

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Fair Action Alert: PBS and Iran's "Nuclear Weapons"

24 October 2012Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting

In an October 22 discussion of the foreign policy presidential debate, the PBS NewsHour‘s Jeffrey Brown stated that “Iran‘s nuclear weapons program has been a particular flash point.”

A few weeks earlier (10/5/12) on the NewsHour, Ray Suarez said that Venezuelan president Hugo Chávez had 

continued to thwart American efforts on a range of international issues, such as Washington’s attempt to convince Iran‘s President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad to halt his country’s pursuit of nuclear weapons.

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Financial Warfare: Destabilizing Iran’s Monetary System By Nile Bowie

8 October, 2012 — Global Research

ESFAHAN – Dramatic fluctuations of the Iranian rial triggered small protests among merchants in Tehran’s grand bazaar on October 3rd, 2012. In an attempt by authorities to prevent further devaluation, Iran’s central bank recently issued new limits on the amount of USD available for purchase at a subsidized rate, leading many to panic as the rial fell 40% against the dollar since the start of October. Continue reading

Financial Warfare: Destabilizing Iran’s Monetary System By Nile Bowie

8 October, 2012 — Global Research

ESFAHAN – Dramatic fluctuations of the Iranian rial triggered small protests among merchants in Tehran’s grand bazaar on October 3rd, 2012. In an attempt by authorities to prevent further devaluation, Iran’s central bank recently issued new limits on the amount of USD available for purchase at a subsidized rate, leading many to panic as the rial fell 40% against the dollar since the start of October. Continue reading

ICH 25-26 September 2012: Dumb and Hateful: US Islamophobia

25-26 September 2012  — Information Clearing House

 

Old Allies Reunite in Syria to Foment Future War

By Chris Floyd

As always, while our well-wadded Western interventionists sit safely in glitzy TV studios or cozy Congressional offices and cry havoc, it is others who are devoured by the dogs of war.

http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/article32553.htm

 

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VTJP Palestine/Israel Newslinks 17 August 2012: ‘After Zionism’ puts forth debates on one-state solution

17 August 2012  — VTJP

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Ma’an News

Report: Palestinian, Israeli group clash in West Jerusalem
8/17/2012 – TEL AVIV, Israel (Ma’an) — An 18-year-old Palestinian was seriously injured in a fight between a group of Palestinians and Israelis in West Jerusalem on Thursday night, Israeli media reported. Israeli news site Ynet said the man was taken to Ein Kerem hospital with serious head injuries after the brawl broke out in…. Related: In suspected Jerusalem lynch, dozens of Jewish youths attack 3 Palestinians and Palestinian youth beaten unconscious in attempted ‘lynch’ in Jerusalem

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VTJP Palestine/Israel Newslinks 14 March 2012: “I can’t take part in these crimes”: Israeli refusenik interviewed

14 March 2012 — VTJP

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International Middle East Media Center

Gaza: Boy Dies of Wounds Sustained on Monday; Jetfighters Bomb Gaza City
IMEMC – Seven year-old, Baraka Al Mughrabi, died, on Wednesday midday, after succumbing to wounds he sustained during an Israeli air raid targeting Gaza City on Monday. His death brings the death toll due Israeli military escalations targeting the costal enclave since last Friday to 26. …

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Debunking Anti-Iran Propaganda: The Myth of the “New Holocaust” By Benjamin Schett

6 March 2012 — Global Research

URL of this article: www.globalresearch.ca/index.php?context=va&aid=29626

In a pattern of propaganda now well-established in the mainstream media, fear-mongering against Iran is reaching an all-time peak. A case in point includes ongoing accusations that Iran is in violation of the nuclear non-proliferation treaty, despite statements to the contrary from U.S. Defence Secretary Leon Panetta as well as a number of American intelligence officials[1].

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Debunking Anti-Iran Propaganda: The Myth of the "New Holocaust" By Benjamin Schett

6 March 2012 — Global Research

URL of this article: www.globalresearch.ca/index.php?context=va&aid=29626

In a pattern of propaganda now well-established in the mainstream media, fear-mongering against Iran is reaching an all-time peak. A case in point includes ongoing accusations that Iran is in violation of the nuclear non-proliferation treaty, despite statements to the contrary from U.S. Defence Secretary Leon Panetta as well as a number of American intelligence officials[1].

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VTJP Palestine/Israel Newslinks 3 March 2012

3 March 2012 — VTJP

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International Middle East Media Center

Israel Accepts Appeal Against New Settlement Plan In Hebron
IMEMC – The Israeli Higher Planning Council, running under the Military leadership in the occupied West Bank, accepted an appeal against a construction plan for a new Israeli settlement, south of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, the Arabs48 news website reported. …

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Media Lens 1 March 2012: Iran – Next In Line For Western ‘Intervention’?

012 — Media Lens

Iran – Next In Line For Western ‘Intervention’?

What would it take for journalists to seriously challenge government propaganda? A war with over one million dead, four million refugees, a country’s infrastructure shattered, and the increased threat of retail ‘terror’ in response to the West’s wholesale ‘terror’? How horrifying do even very recent experiences have to be, how great the war crimes, before media professionals begin to exhibit scepticism towards Western governments’ hyping of yet another ‘threat’. Why is warmongering the default mode for the corporate media?

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Media Lens 1 March 2012: Iran – Next In Line For Western ‘Intervention’?

012 — Media Lens

Iran – Next In Line For Western ‘Intervention’?

What would it take for journalists to seriously challenge government propaganda? A war with over one million dead, four million refugees, a country’s infrastructure shattered, and the increased threat of retail ‘terror’ in response to the West’s wholesale ‘terror’? How horrifying do even very recent experiences have to be, how great the war crimes, before media professionals begin to exhibit scepticism towards Western governments’ hyping of yet another ‘threat’. Why is warmongering the default mode for the corporate media?

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Hardhitting, Dissenting Journalism — Without the Hardhitting, Dissenting Part By Arthur Silber

18 February 2012 — Power of Narrative

In a recent essay, I mentioned Matt Taibbi as one of the examples of a phenomenon I call “The Obedient Dissenter,” and said I would be examining that phenomenon in further detail soon. This isn’t that lengthier analysis, but more in the nature of a sneak preview.

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Iran Newslinks 6-8 February 2012

8 February 2012 13:47:55 — williambowles.info

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Israel embassies preparing for Iran strike?
occupation magazine – articles Today at 23:59
Itamar Eichner – Ynet – ‘In the framework of the preparations for possible fallout in case of an Israeli strike on Iran, foreign diplomats stationed in Israel requested that the Foreign Ministry equip them and their family members with gas masks.’

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Israel: "Wiped off The Map". The Rumor of the Century, Fabricated by the US Media to Justify An All out War on Iran By Arash Norouzi

26 September, 2010 — Global Research

Global Research Editor’s Note
The following text by Arash Norouzi first published by the Mossadegh Project and Global Research in January 2007 confirms that the alleged “Wiped Off the Map” statement by Iran’s president was never made.

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Israel: “Wiped off The Map”. The Rumor of the Century, Fabricated by the US Media to Justify An All out War on Iran By Arash Norouzi

26 September, 2010 — Global Research

Global Research Editor’s Note
The following text by Arash Norouzi first published by the Mossadegh Project and Global Research in January 2007 confirms that the alleged “Wiped Off the Map” statement by Iran’s president was never made.

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