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Merkel’s party’s think tank compares Israel’s security wall to Berlin Wall

13th August 2018 – The Jerusalem Post

Merkel’s party’s think tank compares Israel’s security wall to Berlin Wall

Benjamin Weinthal

The Konrad-Adenauer-Foundation – a think tank for German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s Christian Democratic Union party – compared on Monday the now-defunct East German communist state’s Berlin Wall with Israel’s separation wall along the West Bank, sparking outrage in Israel and Germany. more...

Analysis & Commentary

17th August 2018 – The Jerusalem Post

German Jewish Council Urges End of Iran- Germany Trade

Benjamin Weinthal

The president of Germany's roughly 100,000 member Central Council of Jews called on Thursday for an immediate end to Iranian-German business relations, alleging that the trade benefits the Islamic Republic's terrorism and contradicts Berlin's pledge that Israel's security is non-negotiable. more...

13th August 2018 – The Jerusalem Post

Merkel’s party’s think tank compares Israel’s security wall to Berlin Wall

Benjamin Weinthal

The Konrad-Adenauer-Foundation – a think tank for German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s Christian Democratic Union party – compared on Monday the now-defunct East German communist state’s Berlin Wall with Israel’s separation wall along the West Bank, sparking outrage in Israel and Germany. more...

10th August 2018 – FDD Policy Brief

Kuwait Airways’ Anti-Israel Discrimination

David May

Kuwait’s national carrier has agreed, without admitting liability, to pay damages and costs to an Israeli passenger denied service from London to Bangkok, a UK advocacy group reported Tuesday. Kuwait Airways refuses to fly Israeli passport holders even on routes that do not enter the Gulf country. more...

8th August 2018 – Foreign Podicy

Podcast: The Iranian-Israeli Conflict Within the Syrian Civil War

Clifford D. May, Jonathan Schanzer, Tony Badran

For seven long years, Syria has been engulfed in civil war. The death toll now exceeds a half million. More than five million refugees have fled abroad, and millions more are internally displaced. more...