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Links for 2-21-2017


BBC's sketchy reporting on Gaza power crisis highlighted

BBC reporting on the topic of the perennial electricity shortage in the Gaza Strip has long been noteworthy for its failure to inform audiences of the full background to that crisis. 418 mots de plus


February 19, 2017

Russia plotted to overthrow Montenegro’s government by assassinating Prime Minister Milo Djukanovic last year, according to senior Whitehall sources

 Ben Farmer, defence correspondent 3 290 mots de plus

Technology And Security

Hamas's Fatah and the No-State Solution

During a celebration in Ramallah marking the 52nd anniversary of the founding of his Fatah faction, Palestinian Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas declared that 2017 will be the « year of international recognition of the State of Palestine. 285 mots de plus


Ontario court orders Iran to pay $300,000 in legal costs of victims of terrorist attacks

TORONTO — The Ontario court has ordered the government of Iran to pay the legal costs of victims of Iranian-sponsored terrorist attacks, dismissing the Islamic Republic’s claim to immunity. 300 mots de plus


New Hamas Leader, a Vicious Killer, Portends New Rounds of Violence

The election of Yehya Sinwar to lead Hamas in Gaza represents the completion of a lengthy takeover by the terror movement’s military wing at the expense of the political wing, and it could signal a more imminent confrontational path with Israel than previously thought. 125 mots de plus


BBC News website's explanation of the two-state solution falls short

h/t AO

In late December 2016 the BBC News website published an article that included an insert titled « What is the two-state solution? » 622 mots de plus