ADL: White Supremacist Murders More Than Doubled in 2017

The report, called “Murder and Extremism in the United States in 2017” and published by the ADL’s Centre on Extremism, found that ‘white supremacists and other far-right extremists were responsible for 59% of all extremist-related fatalities in the US in 2017, up dramatically from 20% in 2016.”

Abbas calls Israel a “colonial project” unrelated to Judaism

Mahmoud Abbas implied European Jews during the Holocaust chose to undergo “murder and slaughter” over emigration to British-held Palestine, and alleged that David Ben-Gurion imported Jews from Yemen and Iraq to the country against their will.

Palestinian leaders call for suspension of recognition of Israel

The Palestinian Central Council has authorised its executive committee and President Mahmoud Abbas to suspend recognition of Israel and stop security co-operation.

Lebanon bans new film “The Post” citing Spielberg’s ties to Israel

Lebanon’s authorities have ordered a ban on the movie “The Post” because of director Steven Spielberg’s associations with Israel.

Austrian far-right minister plans to “concentrate” migrants

Austria's new far-right interior minister said that his government wants to "concentrate" asylum-seekers, employing a word widely associated with Nazi camps. The Freedom Party's Herbert Kickl said he wants "basic...

EU condemns new Israeli settlement expansion announcement

The European Union has sharply criticised the announcement this week by Israel to promote plans for over a thousand settlement units and published tenders for over 800 units throughout...

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