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Israel operates outside all arms control laws

Jews for Justice for Palestinians – July 19, 2013 Report from Independenet (1) and Times of Israel (2); extracts from the Report from House of Commons Committees on Arms Export Control (3) , Notes and links (4) Blood money: UK’s £12.3bn arms sales to repressive states Government approves thousands of deals with states it condemns […]

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Report: Israeli regime sells $400mn of drones annually

An Israeli spy drone (file photo) PressTV | Sun May 19, 2013 6:19AM GMT On May 11, the Israeli regime shot down one of its Shoval-type drones over the Mediterranean Sea due to a ‘technical malfunction.’ The Israeli regime exports about $400 million worth of drones per year, an Israeli daily reports. The Ynet daily […]

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VIDEO | Roots of Peace Talks to PNN about Landmines Removal Initiative

PNN English | Thursday, 25 April 2013 13:53 PNN/ Exclusive In an interview conducted by PNN, Founder and Chairman of Roots of Peace Organization, Heidi Kuhn, talked about the project of removing landmines from the Palestinian territories that started Wednesday and will continue throughout the week. Kuhn said that this project was a dream started […]

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Israel says it will stop using white phosphorous

The Telegraph | April 26, 2013 Israel’s army said Thursday that it would soon halt its use of white phosphorus shells after years of international criticism for using the incendiary munitions in crowded Palestinian areas. White phosphorous munitions are blown up by UN and Hamas sappers in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip in 2010 […]

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US unveils major arms deal with Israel, Saudi, UAE

By Dan de Luce | Maan News Agency | April 19, 2013 WASHINGTON (AFP) — The United States unveiled plans Friday to sell $10 billion worth of advanced missiles and aircraft to Israel, the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia in a bid to counter the threat posed by Iran. It was highly unusual for […]

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New York Times: Israeli Iron Dome failed in the recent war on Gaza

[ PIC 22/03/2013 – 05:45 PM ] NEW YORK, (PIC)– The American New York Times newspaper reported that some American weapons experts started raising doubts about the efficiency of Israel’s Iron Dome system, used in the recent war on Gaza. The paper stated in a report published on Thursday that “a growing chorus of weapons […]

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Israeli general welcomes Obama with call to share Iron Dome production

Maan News Agency | March 20, 2013 By Dan Williams TEL AVIV (Reuters) — The United States should be allowed to co-produce Israel’s Iron Dome rocket interceptor so it can benefit from the money it has poured into Israel’s defense programs, a senior Israeli military officer said on Wednesday. Israel developed Iron Dome to shoot […]

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VIDEO | Ayatollah Khameini calls for nuclear-free world

Related What Bibi Left out when he drew his “Bomb” About Israel’s Nuclear and other Internationally banned weaponry References, resources, related news and updates below this article In an article of March 4, Richard Lightbown argues that Israel’s use of depleted uranium, white phosphorus and other toxic metals in its war on the people of […]

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#UK Tory donor arming Israeli military

PressTV | Wed Jun 27, 2012 9:23AM GMT By moving from supplying civilian machines to military vehicles, JCB has entered a new phase of complicity with Israeli war crimes.” War on Want campaign group British campaigners are calling on one of the top-ten Tory donors, JCB’s boss Sir Anthony Bamford, to stop his company’s supporting […]

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Washington grants Israel an extra US$ 70 million for the iron dome

[ PIC 18/05/2012 – 08:54 PM ] NAZARETH, (PIC)– The United States agreed to provide an extra US$70 million to the Israeli occupation to develop its anti-rocket defence system for short range rockets, known as the iron dome. According to the Israeli Hayom newspaper “Defense Minister Ehud Barak met with U.S. Secretary of Defense Leon […]

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US, France seek answers after Israel raids TV stations

MAAN NEWS AGENCY MAR 2 2012 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — Israeli raids on two Palestinian television stations on Wednesday has drawn international concern from media freedom groups and foreign governments who have contributed to the channels. The US is trying to establish the reason for the raids, US State Dept. spokeswoman Victoria Nuland told reporters Thursday. […]

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After its diplomats slam Israel’s illegal settlements, can EU continue funding them? ~ by Joe Catron

Joe Catron | January 22, 2012| Mondoweiss Only days after the European Union’s top diplomats in Jerusalem and Ramallah  publicly condemned Israel’s continued settlement expansion in the occupied Palestinian West Bank and called for state-level boycotts, divestment, and sanctions against it, the EU itself drew attention for funding one of the most notorious settlement enterprises. […]

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Arab League slams European, US groups funding Israeli settlement plans

URGENT ACTION ALERT #IsraelKills Dialysis in Gaza: 450 Lives in Danger [ 12/01/2012 – 11:41 AM ] CAIRO, (PIC)– The Arab League’s department of Palestine and Arab lands condemned the continued flow of funds from European and American organizations to extremist Jewish societies involved in settlement activities in the occupied Palestinian territories and the occupied […]

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Yasmine’s Home: Putting Foreign Funding in Palestine on Trial

Taghrid Atallah | Friday, September 16, 2011 | Al Akhbar English Inspired by theTheater of the Oppressed movement, artistic director of Ramallah’s Ashtar Theater Iman Aoun places the question of foreign funding in Palestine center stage in her new play Yasmine’s Home. Gaza – Iman Aoun’s new play, Yasmine’s Home. weighs the advantages and disadvantages of […]

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US Congress members take junket to Israel: who wins and who loses?

By Reverend Carolyn Boyd * | Sabbah Report | http://www.sabbah.biz | Sept 8, 2011 “What if we stopped the three billion dollars in aid we give to Israel annually and used the savings to create a national jobs-deficit reduction programme?… This is the time to reallocate financial resources to American families and communities and to […]

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