Israel

Corbyn urged to expel party member who posted anti-Israel comments on Facebook

By Charlotte Oliver, March 27, 2016

Jeremy Corbyn has been urged to expel a Momentum activist from the Labour Party, after he posted anti-Israel comments online.

Bob Campbell, from Middlesborough, was suspended from the party pending investigation, following statements he made on Facebook, suggesting that Mossad was behind Daesh.

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UN selects anti-Israel Canadian law professor to report on Palestinian territories

By Josh Jackman, March 23, 2016

Michael Lynk - who has compared Israeli settlements to “the transfer by the Nazis of German-speaking peoples into newly conquered lands during the Second World War” - will be appointed the United Nations’ Special Rapporteur on the Palestinian territories, the JC can reveal.

The Canadian, who teaches law at Western University in Ontario, has also said he hopes to “isolate Israel”.

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FBI ‘working with Israeli forensics firm’ to crack San Bernardino iPhone

By Josh Jackman, March 23, 2016

An Israeli company is reportedly helping the FBI to hack the phone of a terrorist who carried out a mass shooting in California last year.

Terrorist couple Syed Rizwan Farook and Tashfeen Malik killed 14 and injured 22 in the attack on a San Bernardino County Department of Public Health training event and holiday party in December.

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Confusion as Labour deny lifting suspension on councillor who said Jews were behind Daesh

By Josh Jackman and Sandy Rashty, March 23, 2016
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Trump warns about ‘people from the Middle East’ after Brussels attack

By Josh Jackman, March 22, 2016

Presidential candidate Donald Trump has said the US should be “extremely careful about people from the Middle East coming into our country” after the terrorist attacks in Brussels by Daesh.

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Daesh terror attack on Brussels kills 31; Israeli is injured

By Josh Jackman, March 22, 2016

Terrorist attacks in Brussels by Daesh have left at least 31 people dead and 250 injured, with an Israeli listed as one of the wounded.

Zaventem airport and Maalbeek metro station - which is located near to the European Commission - were targeted in the attacks on the Belgian capital city this morning.

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There is no political will for a two-state solution, Biden tells Aipac

By Josh Jackman, March 21, 2016

US Vice-President Joe Biden told the American Israel Public Affairs Committee’s annual conference in Washington DC yesterday that “no political will exists among Israelis or Palestinians” to find a peaceful solution to ongoing hostilities.

Addressing more than 18,000 people at the event, the vice-president also condemned Israeli settlement policies.

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Istanbul suicide bomber was Daesh terrorist, says Turkish government

By Naomi Firsht, March 20, 2016

A Turkish terrorist working for Daesh was responsible for the suicide bombing in Istanbul that killed at least four people, according to Turkey’s interior minister.

Three Israelis were among the dead and 11 among the 36 people injured in the attack on a busy shopping street on Saturday.

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Israeli victims killed in the Istanbul suicide blast have been named

By JC Reporter, March 20, 2016

Israeli victims killed in the Istanbul suicide blast were named on Sunday morning.

On Saturday, a suicide bomber killed four people and wounded 36 others, including 11 Israelis in a busy shopping district in central Istanbul.

Avraham Goldman, 69, was named as the third Israeli victim killed in the deadly blast.

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Three Israelis feared dead in Istanbul suicide bombing

By JC Reporter, March 19, 2016

Three Israelis were believed to be among the five people killed in the suicide bombing in the centre of Istanbul on Saturday morning.

According to Turkish officials, at least 11 Israelis were among the 36 injured in the attack, two of them seriously hurt.

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