Tue, 26 Apr, 2016
My recent letter on the clear difference between anti-Semitism and anti-Zionism has hit the mark, judging by the urgent flurry of outrage that it has elicited from Israeli government apologists, in the form of Clive Hyman, of London, and Kevin McCarthy (Irish Examiner, June 23).
Sat, 27 Jun, 2015
When Brendan O’Brien again calls for people to support the BDS campaign against Israel, by reinforcing British film director, Ken Loach’s “call on London cinemas not to host the London Israeli Film and Television Festival”, because “it is at least partly promoted and financed by the Israeli government”, he justifies it as an equitable response to the suppression of a proposed Palestinian cultural festival in East Jerusalem in 2009 (Irish Examiner, Letters, June 13).
Tue, 16 Jun, 2015
There is likely to be an angry backlash against Ken Loach and the many others who call on London cinemas not to host the London Israeli Film and Television Festival, which is at least partly promoted and financed by the Israeli government.
Sat, 13 Jun, 2015
Israeli aircraft have fired two missiles at a 12-storey apartment block in Gaza City, collapsing the building, sending a huge fireball into the sky and wounding at least 22 people, including 11 children, witnesses and Palestinian officials said.
Sat, 23 Aug, 2014
The Israeli government has accepted an Egyptian ceasefire proposal to halt a month-long war against Hamas militants in the Gaza Strip, a senior Israeli official has said, signalling that an end to the bloodiest round of fighting between the bitter enemies is finally approaching.
Tue, 05 Aug, 2014