Telegraph Corrects Erez Crossing Error

The Daily Telegraph reported on the transfer of dozens of animals from a decrepit zoo in Gaza to Jordan thanks to an international NGO. Other media outlets made sure to include Israel’s role in facilitating this major cross-border operation. The BBC, for example, wrote: “Israel’s Land Crossing Authority chief said in a statement the country […]

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Science Channel: Yet Another Map Fail

Hot on the heels of Israel’s erasure from the map by CNN, NPR, and the Health Professions Council of South Africa, the latest example has been brought to our attention. While the episode of the Discovery network’s Science Channel’s “What on Earth?” was originally broadcast in March 2015, it is still appearing on recent reruns. The […]

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Jordan ‘says it will Execute its ISIS captives’ after Pilot Burned to Death

Jordan said it will fast-track the execution of a would-be suicide bomber the Islamic State was trying to free immediately following the news of the captured pilot being burned to death. The Jordanian government has said that Sajida al-Rishawi and other jailed ISIS commanders would be ‘quickly judged and sentenced’ in revenge for its pilot Muath al-Kaseasbeh’s death. Jordan’s […]

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Conflict with Palestinian Authority Better Than Making More Mistaken Deals

In a discussion of how he expects the Israel-Arab conflict to finally be resolved, Deputy Defense Minister Danny Danon said that ideally Israel, Jordan, Egypt, and the Palestinian Authority would cooperate on regional issues, thus resolving generations of enmity. “I am looking for true cooperation with these partners on matters of state and security,” including […]

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Palestinian Authority, Jordan Ink Deal to ‘Defend’ Jerusalem Against ‘Judaization’

Jordan’s King Abdullah II and Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmud Abbas signed an agreement on Sunday confirming their “common goal to defending” Jerusalem and their opposition to efforts to “Judaize” the eternal capital of Israel. Palestinian Authority Religious Affairs Minister Mahmoud al-Habash said the agreement confirmed Jordan’s role as protector of the city’s holy sites and […]

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