Posted: 04 Jul 2010 03:11 PM PDT
Arutz Sheva reports:
Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas has euologized Abu Dauod, the mastermind of the massacre of 11 Israeli athletes at the Munch Olympics in 1972 and who died Saturday. "He is missed. He was one of the leading figures of Fatah and spent his life in resistance and sincere work as well as physical sacrifice for his people's just causes," said Abbas.Yep, Abu Dauod was misseed all right--but Israel did get the other members of his hit squad. And let's not forget that Abu Dauod was fond of Abbas too--and for good reason. According to a piece by Alexander Wolff in Sports Illustrated in 2002:
...Abu Daoud openly acknowledged his role in the Olympic attack, both in his memoir, Palestine: From Jerusalem to Munich, published in Paris, and in an interview with the Arab TV network al-Jazeera.Yeah, Abu Dauod and Abbas were tight, alright .
The Israeli victims were:
Posted: 04 Jul 2010 04:02 AM PDT
Hannah Rosenthal, the administration envoy charged with fighting antisemitism:
We welcome the opportunity to speak here today, as the problem of intolerance and discrimination against Muslims is an issue across the OSCE region. The United States strongly supports combating all forms of discrimination and intolerance against Muslims and is taking efforts to build mutual respect between people of all faiths. The U.S. government works continuously to ensure that person of all faiths, including Muslims, can freely enjoy the fundamental freedom of religion. We raise these concerns with our Allies, partners, and others - both within the OSCE and without. The U.S. Government's Annual Report on International Religious Freedom addresses these concerns in detail within the OSCE region and around the world.
It is interesting that the OSCE is The Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe.
A recent report from Holland told that the acting mayor of Amsterdam is pursuing the idea of "decoy Jews." That's because attacks on Jews in Amsterdam have reached the point that such a strategy is necessary. Specifcally:
The idea was suggested by a Moroccan-born Parliament member after a broadcast was televised showing Moroccan immigrant men harassing and making Nazi salutes at a rabbi and two children walking in Amsterdam.
Crossposted on Yourish.
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