Nazi Graffiti Found Near Holocaust Memorial Park
Iyar 23, 5769, 17 May 09 11:33
(IsraelNN.com) Nazi graffiti was found scrawled in black spray paint a block away from the Holocaust Memorial Park in Sheepshead Bay, police from the NYPD Hate Crimes Unit told the NY Post on Friday. In one place, the Hitler-linked message “Triumph of Will” was painted. In a nearby area, the number “88″ — a code among neo-Nazis for the phrase “Heil Hitler” — was found painted on 13 trees, along with German iron crosses and “SS” symbols.
The incident comes a week after similar graffiti was found in Greenpoint and on a yeshiva bus.
INTENSE PA INCITEMENT,
Jews are sons and parents of pigs, but somehow, when an Arab child is sick, only THEY can cure him... and then of course it is their fault if he dies!
(IsraelNN.com) The Norwegian Confederation of Trade Unions, whose members constitute more than a third of the country's work force is leading a campaign to exert international pressure on Israel to buckle in to the demands of the Palestinian Authority. In a statement issued on Saturday, the largest labor union in Norway said that both Israel and Palestinian Authority Arabs deserve to live in peace and security, and as long as an agreement between the two is not reached, Israel is to be held responsible.
The union urged Norway to lead an international boycott of the Jewish State if it does not end its "illegal occupation" of territory beyond the 1967 borders, remove the Judea-Samaria security barrier and halt all expansion of communities in Judea, Samaria and areas of Jerusalem restored in the 1967 Six Day War.
Anti-Semites Stop Israel Celebration in Argentina
(IsraelNN.com) A group of anti-Semites interrupted an Argentinean celebration for Israel’s Independence Day late Sunday night in Buenos Aires. The Israeli Ambassador, Danny Gazit, who was present at the incident, was quickly taken away from the scene by his security guards. [ ISRAELI REP RUNS AWAY!!!! COWARDLY AND DISGRACEFUL]
Violent confrontations broke out at the site of the celebration and police arrive on the scene to create order. Officers arrested five of the anti-Semites who interrupted the celebration.
Oslo Jewish Cemetery Desecrated
Anti-Semites desecrated the Jewish section of a cemetery in Oslo, Norway, and gravestones were marked with black swastikas and the slogan “The war is not over." The incident took place at the old Sofienberg cemetery, noted as a heritage site. A complaint was filed with the police.
Jewish leaders in the 1,300-memebr Jewish community of Norway had been victims of a sharp rise of anti-Semitic activity since the Operation Cast Lead counterterrorist campaign that ended in mid-January.
Obama’s Former Pastor Likens Mideast Feud to Apartheid
(IsraelNN.com) On Sunday, a day before U.S. President Barak Obama is scheduled to meet with Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu, Obama’s former pastor, Rev. Jeremiah Wright Jr., took part in a Chicago peace march calling for a just solution to the Israeli-PA conflict. Wright spoke and drew parallels between the situation in Israel and fighting apartheid in South Africa, according to the Chicago Tribune.
Also speaking at the march was William Ayers, who had a radical past as part of underground organizations, and later worked with Obama on school-reform issues. He spoke about the need to ask questions which would reveal the true reality of the Israeli-PA situation.
U.S. Supreme Court Denies Survivor Suit vs. German Co's
(IsraelNN.com) The United States Supreme Court on Monday denied a petition brought by Holocaust survivors against 17 German companies, including BMW, Volkswagen and Deutsche Bank. The survivors had hoped to renegotiate reparation agreements signed with the companies.
The survivors claim that the companies are holding $100 million from a fund for survivors of the German forced-labor camps that operated during the Holocaust.