Archive for August 18th, 2011
Egypt’s Al-Ahram daily claims Israeli Ofir Harrari accused of spying for Israel, devised to sell Egypt hair products endangering reproductive abilities.
Israeli citizen Ofir Harrari, recently accused by Egypt of spying for Israel, was allegedly involved in a complicated scheme intended to harm Egyptian reproduction abilities, Egypt’s official state paper Al-Ahram has claimed.
Harrari, accused by Egypt of being an agent of the Mossad, is set be tried in absentia on charges of “spying for a foreign country with the purpose of harming Egyptian national interest,” news agency MENA reported on Sunday. Read the rest of this entry »
Wonder why that might be?
Islamist group refuses to allow eight students with scholarships to leave Gaza for year in US, Palestinian rights group says.
A Palestinian human rights group is condemning Gaza’s militant Hamas rulers for preventing teenage students with scholarships to study in the US from leaving the territory.
The Palestinian Center for Human Rights said in a statement Wednesday that Hamas is refusing to allow eight students leave Gaza.
It said the students were granted AMIDEAST scholarships, a program that educates talented teenagers from the Middle East and North Africa for a year in the US.
The ban comes a day after rights groups criticised orders by Hamas forcing aid workers and employees of nongovernment organisations to register with them before they travel.
Surely Hamas isn’t worried it be that during their trip to the big Satan, they might just discover that its possible to live a free, productive life away from under the jackboot of Islamofascist terrorist gangsters?
No that’s just got to be wrong..
Full story at YNet News