Posted on November 23, 2012 by willyloman
by Scott Creighton
When someone says it takes a lot of effort to spin Israel as the perpetual victim in whatever atrocity they commit, they could easily be talking about this recent pathetic display by sycophantic CNN policy pitch-person Christiane Amanpour.
This over-paid hack hag starts the hit-piece interview with Khaled Mashal with a voice over claiming he represents a pariah (Hamas) “considered by Israel and the U.S. and much of the West to be a terrorist organization”
Filed under: Christiane Amanpour is a hack, Free Gaza, Globalization, Goldstone Report, Israel Attacks Gaza, Israel Attacks Gaza Flotilla, Israels Attack on Gaza, Middle East Unrest, Operation Pillar of Defense, palestinian rights, Scott Creighton | Leave a Comment »
Posted on March 10, 2011 by willyloman
by Sarah El Deeb, Washington Post
Saudi police opened fire Thursday to disperse a protest in the section where minority Shiites live, leaving at least one man injured, as the government toughened its efforts to prevent a wave of unrest sweeping the Arab world from reaching the kingdom.
The rare violence raised concern about a crackdown ahead of planned protests after Friday prayers in different cities throughout the oil-rich kingdom. Violence there could reverberate through the world’s markets because of the importance of Saudi oil exports.
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