Posts Tagged ‘Lebanon’
Allah-sanctioned vandalism – another example of Islamic nihilism and Jew hatred. But Israel will have the last laugh this time:
At least four masked gunmen attacked the station, near the town of Al-Arish, about 30 miles west of the Israeli border, in the early hours of Tuesday. The attackers ordered the guards on duty to leave and then blew up the terminal, starting a fire that could seen from 12 miles away,
There were no reported casualties. It was the fourth attack on facilities supplying Egyptian gas to Israel this year.
Egypt’s gas transport company, Gasco, a subsidiary of the national gas company EGAS, had been finalising repairs on a pipeline that supplies gas to Israel and Egypt, and was expected to complete the work over the weekend. Read the rest of this entry »
UPDATE: Good News! She’s been given the boot by CNN (h/t Debbie Schlussel). Objective reporting? CNN have heard of it:
CNN’s senior editor of Middle East affairs, Octavia Nasr, posted a message on her Twitter account on Sunday in which she expressed sadness at the death of Ayatollah Muhammad Hussein Fadlallah, described by terrorism analysts as the spiritual mentor of Hizbullah.
“Sad to hear of the passing of Sayyed Mohammed Hussein Fadlallah… One of Hezbollah’s giants I respect a lot,” Nasr wrote.
Nasr’s remarks drew fire from the Honest Reporting media watchdog, which asked on its Web site, “Is Nasr a Hezbollah sympathizer? This is disturbing enough given that the group is designated a terrorist organization by the US and is committed to the destruction of Israel. Read the rest of this entry »