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Albanian Muslims risked their own lives to save Jews from Nazis during World War II

Creve Coeur, MO (KSDK) — With rising anti-Muslim sentiment across the country, an untold story is raising greater awareness about the Muslim faith and the teachings of the Quran. That awareness comes from an unlikely source: a small Jewish congregation

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Posted in Civil liberties and human rights, Europe, History, Islamophobia, Oppression, Peace, Reports/Studies/Books, War

Japan can’t stay postwar forever

It became rich as America’s compliant vassal state. Now Japan’s efforts to move on are being thwarted by the US Revolutions, it is often claimed, do not happen when people are desperate. They occur in times of rising expectations. Perhaps

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Posted in Asia, Dipomacy, History, Imperialism, Op/Ed, Politics

12 American Warships, Including One Aircraft Carrier, And One Israeli Corvette, Cross Suez Canal On Way To Red Sea And Beyond

Arabic newspaper Al-Quds al-Arabi reports that 12 American warships, among which one aircraft carrier, as well as one Israeli corvette, and possibly a submarine, have crossed the Suez Canal on their way to the Red Sea. Concurrently, thousands of Egyptian

Posted in Arab World, Defense, Dipomacy, Middle East, Reports/Studies/Books, US Foreign Policy

In boost for Hamas, top Arab diplomat visits Gaza

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — The Arab world’s top diplomat declared support Sunday for the people of blockaded Gaza in his first visit to the Palestinian territory since Hamas violently seized control of it three years ago. The visit was

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Posted in Arab World, Dipomacy, Palestinian Territories

Unconditional support for Israel ‘is dangerous’, say leading European Jews

Anti-settlement petition signed by Bernard Henri-Lévy and others causes division in Jewish community More than 3,000 European Jews, including prominent intellectuals, have signed a petition speaking out against Israeli settlement policies and warning that systematic support for the Israeli government

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Posted in Activism, Dipomacy, EU, France, Israeli-Palestinian conflict, Neocons, Reports/Studies/Books, US - Israel relations

Britain expels Mossad agent over forged passport plot

Police investigation finds Israel forged documents used by Dubai hit squad in killing of Hamas leader Britain expelled a senior Mossad official at the Israeli embassy today after directly accusing Israel of forging British passports used by a hit squad

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Posted in Dipomacy, Israel, United Kingdom

Women’s Deaths, and Inquiry’s Findings, Enrage Kashmir

The politically explosive case is emblematic of the mistrust between Kashmiris, many of whom want independence, and the Indian government. SHOPIAN, Kashmir — The case had all the hallmarks of a grisly and politically explosive crime, and it plunged the

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Posted in Dipomacy, Military, Reports/Studies/Books
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