Tag Archives: middle-east

the dangerous follies of foreign correspondents with “a feeling of superiority” … especially those residing in 5 star hotels

A fascinating read from a Middle East journalist, this column describes what’s wrong with journalism over a host of controversial topics including politics and climate change. The behaviour of many journalists, and more especially their masters, is atrocious. Via The … Continue reading

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run, run, run away …

Role reversal: Al Qaeda Has Obama On The Run Posted on August 9, 2013 by stevengoddard US WITHDRAWS NON-ESSENTIAL STAFF FROM CONSULATE IN LAHORE, PAKISTAN, OVER TERROR THREAT Missing a great opportunity to take some prisoners and interrogate them! Why tell … Continue reading

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I-spy … bird-brains

Paranoia kicks in … Turkey Detains Bird Suspected of Spying for Israel Posted by Jim Hoft on Friday, July 26, 2013, 6:49 PM The suspect bird was X-rayed before it was released. (Times of Israel) Turkish authorities cleared a bird … Continue reading

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high alert …

It appears Al Qaeda have secretly taken over the Sinai while the Egyptian Brotherhood have been in charge. This could end up very bad. I guess it will be asylum seekers from Egypt next. Al Qaeda’s Sinai commander was Bin … Continue reading

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‘their tribe’ …

‘Moderate’ apartheid, of the islamic kind: Labor’s new Middle East strategy. I don’t think it helps us.  No thanks. […] “Remember – this is from a “moderate”, elected to the NSW Parliament with Labor’s help. You should hear the extremists.”

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duelling pictures …

One picture of terrorism is fake, the other is … ? Why does Fairfax run one bomb picture but never the other?

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dancing in the street …

A few thoughts that stand out. The bomber’s own family is split by the  deeds, some are in denial, and others are shamed by what’s happened. A distinct improvement on the usual middle-eastern celebrations, where sweets are handed out amid … Continue reading

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not going Qantas any more …

Michael Smith says it better, once again: Kowtowing to Islamist barbarians The Australian Government may live to regret its approval for our national flag carrier Qantas to merge elements of its operations with Emirates. Read the whole shocking thing and … Continue reading

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rumours …

Rumours abound … Breaking Report: Assad Shot By Bodyguard – Hospitalized in Damascus Posted by Jim Hoft on Sunday, March 24, 2013, 12:22 PM Report: Syrian Tyrant Bashar Al-Assad Shot – Clings to Life Syrian leader Bashar Al-Assad with top … Continue reading

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WMD on the move …

Soon to be blowing in the wind?:Obama warns Syria against using chemical weapons A major problem for Obama is that a rebel victory would allow jihadi groups to capture tons of chemicals weapons Read more: http://dailycaller.com/#ixzz2E8oemNsp I would be getting … Continue reading

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