Levy, from the summer 2016, speaks about why Israel will not, and have not had the slightest intention of negotiating for a two state solution. The incompetent Abbas is the kind of partner that Netanyahu will thrive on. The Palestinians need a charismatic leader, not a shuffling, unelected 80 year old. Anyhow, here is the … Continue reading Gideon Levy: Two state solution debate.
Meanwhile, the 'peace sham' continues in Astana. Extremist's in Syria are currently attacking the few remaining semi-moderates, demanding they integrate into Al Qaeda or die. Because of the complexity of the situation, with each organisation vying for absolute control, it's difficult to know how it will end. It's good news for Syrian loyalists but the … Continue reading ‘Moderate’ opposition acquiescing to extremist factions in Syria.
The BBC announce that 'Israel approves delayed settlement homes'. 'Now we can build' a Jerusalem official says, as staunch supporter Trump takes office in the US. The arrogant Israelis might be thinking they can do as they please, and to a certain degree, they are right. They have the biggest thug around looking after them … Continue reading Israeli bragging rights…..
Friday 20 January 2017 Dear Matt Warman, Whilst acknowledging your hard work on a local basis, my question is related to international events. Recently, it has been widely reported that the UK government has given money to a Syrian group known as the White Helmets. I have no problem with assisting those less well off … Continue reading White Helmets – A letter to my democratic representative.
I find the protests against Donald Trump a bit odd. Are they protesting because he's said offensive things to, or about women? Madonna and a few other minor celebrities seem very angry. I wonder who organised these worldwide protests? The BBC claims: "The aim is to highlight women's rights, which protesters believe to be under … Continue reading Donald Trump – the protests.
Having just watched the final part of the Al Jazeera report on Israeli influence in British politics, it is very clear that Joan Ryan, amongst others, needs to concentrate on the well being of her constituents rather than trying to improve the image of a foreign country. Almost all the pro Israelis in the documentary … Continue reading Joan Ryan, MP for Enfield North.
There have been recent accusations of Russian interference in the US democratic process, primarily by Hilary Clinton supporters. The claims are that Russia uncovered evidence Clinton had been giving US Ambassador roles to her friends in exchange for money. Further charges against her included using her own email addresses whilst Secretary of State, instead of … Continue reading Political interference by a foreign entity.