Politics

Israeli Attacks In Syria Against Hezbollah Benefit ISIS

March 20, 2017 Jason Ditz, AntiWar 0

Syria, in response to an attack by Israeli forces, fired anti-aircraft missiles and says that one of the attacking planes was shot down. Israel says that the attacks were aimed, not against Syria, but against Hezbollah. Hezbollah is a military force from Lebanon fighting against ISIS, so these attacks are viewed as an Israeli defense of ISIS. […]

Politics

Israel Travel Ban On Critics Of West Bank Settlements. Trump’s Ties To Netanyahu Causing Concern.

March 12, 2017 Max Blumenthal, RT 0

]Israel is barring anyone from entering the country who supports BDS (boycott, divestiture and sanctions) or who opposes Israeli settlements in the West Bank. The new law is creating bitter conflict between right-wing Zionists, who are supported by neocon Republicans in the US, and left-wing liberals who are supported by the Democrat party in the US. Adding drama to the issue is the fact that President Trump’s son-in-law, Jared Kushner, has close ties to Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu. […]