All posts tagged Gaza

Major-General Jim Molan addresses the NSW Jewish Board of Deputies plenum.

A top brass take on the Gaza war

ISRAEL’S actions during last year’s Operation Protective Edge were lawful and justified, according to Major-General Jim Molan, who addressed the NSW Jewish Board of Deputies plenum on Tuesday night.
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Dave Sharma, Australian Ambassador to Israel at Beth Weizmann Community Centre in Melbourne. Photo: Peter Haskin

Ambassador shares insights

THE conflict between Hamas and Israel last year has left a mark on the family of Australia’s ambassador to Israel.

Labor MP Melissa Parke.

ALP should be ‘ashamed of Parke’

FEDERAL Labor MP Melissa Parke needs to be “pulled into line” after she signed a petition calling on the United Nations Security Council to place sanctions on Israel, the Executive Council of Australian Jewry (ECAJ) says.

Ravit Martinez will speak about her experiences as an MDA paramedic at MDA NSW's major function.

Helping people in need with MDA

ONE of the special things about working for Magen David Adom (MDA) is the opportunity to help people all over the world, paramedic Ravit Martinez says.

UN report: ‘errors of fact, appalling bias’

JEWISH community groups have sharply criticised the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) report into last year’s war between Israel and Gaza.

Melanie Phillips at BW 2

European leaders silent on jihadi Jew hate

AFTER the Islamist violence in Paris and Copenhagen, Europe’s political leaders need to stop hiding behind a rationale that anyone explaining the anti-Jewish agenda of jihadists is guilty of “Islamophobia”, […]

map without israel

Atlas omitting Israel pulped

ONE of the world’s leading publishing houses has apologised for leaving Israel off the map in an atlas for children it sells to English-speaking schools in the Middle East.

Sixty Minutes

Media disgrace

EDITORIAL Almost 2000 killed in just 10 days. No, not a statement regarding the current conflict in Gaza but the latest statistic to emerge from Syria, a country whose bloody civil war has raged for more than three years.

Labor MP Melissa Parke.

Pollies’ one-sided letter

COMMUNAL leaders have blasted a letter signed by over 40 Australian politicians, calling for Israel to end its operation in Gaza, as one-sided.

Sam Gosling

Another Yavneh alumnus hurt in Gaza

A FORMER Yavneh College student currently serving in the IDF is on the road to recovery after he received shrapnel wounds to his shoulder in an incident in Gaza that claimed the life of his unit commander.