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Tag: Al Qaeda
October 26, 2006 | 8:00 pm
September 28, 2006 | 8:00 pmThe path of jihad begins in a cave on the Pakistan-Afghanistan border. From there, it takes a dizzying spin through Iran, wends its way through the Middle East and then settles, inevitably, in Israel.
September 14, 2006 | 8:00 pmChamberlain Ad
I do not know if I can communicate how deeply offended I was by the Republican Jewish Coalition's (RJC) Neville Chamberlain ad on page 6 of the Sept. 8 Jewish Journal. Besides the complete lack of intellectual honesty, the appalling lack of logical reasoning fails...
September 14, 2006 | 8:00 pmAl Qaeda Urges Israel Attacks
September 14, 2006 | 8:00 pm
January 26, 2006 | 7:00 pm
John McCain, Republican senator from Arizona and presidential hopeful, is absolutely right about the gravity of the threat from a nuclear Iran.
But does anyone notice something strange?
McCain strongly backed President Bush in toppling Saddam Hussein and is an unabashed hawk in...
September 22, 2005 | 8:00 pm
Officials Urge Calm, Caution
In the wake of an Al Qaeda threat against Los Angeles and a widespread power outage, Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa and Police Chief William Bratton assured the Jewish community last week that a strong and highly visible police presence will provide both...
July 29, 2004 | 8:00 pm
Long before the Sept. 11 attacks, Al Qaeda was planning terrorist attacks against Israeli and American Jewish sites.
That, at least, is one conclusion of the 9/11 Commission Report, which was released Thursday.
The report shows that American intelligence agencies received signals...
July 15, 2004 | 8:00 pm
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March 18, 2004 | 7:00 pm
The catastrophic simultaneous terror bombings that rocked Madrid and sent the United States, Israel and other freedom-loving and freedom-seeking countries reeling symbolized more than a small victory of evil over righteousness.
It was the worse-case scenario for countries at the...
April 10, 2003 | 8:00 pm
The old truths by which we in the Jewish community have ordered our political alliances are being shaken to the core.
This became clear to me last week, as I sat, shmoozed and listened along with the 5,000 delegates at the 43rd annual Policy Conference of the American Israel Public...
July 4, 2002 | 8:00 pm
An FBI warning that Al Qaeda might attack Jewish targets with gasoline trucks ignited widespread concern in Los Angeles and fueled heightened security in Jewish communities nationwide this week.
From Jewish organization offices to community centers to synagogues, news spread quickly...
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