APPAF Newsletter 02-28-2017

February 28, 2017

The Latest News from the US, Israel and Palestine

A well-educated and informed public is best equipped to practice democracy and to hold its representatives responsible and accountable to answer and protect its needs.

This newsletter provides what is missing in the US mainstream media and what the American public needs to learn about the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict.

Note: Opinions and views expressed by the authors of the articles in this newsletter do not necessarily reflect those of APPAF

From The USA

21st Century: The Trump Effect on the Balance of Power in the Middle East
By Vanessa Beeley. Speaking at the Writers Guild Awards, held simultaneously in Los Angeles and New York on 19th Feb., the writer, and film director, Oliver Stone had this to say, while accepting the Laurel Award:


21st Century Wire: SYRIA: The Chemical Weapon Time Warp, US Ambassador to UN “We Must Sanction Assad” By Vanessa Beeley (are most of western diplomats chosen for the job because they are obsequious or ignorant}


The 4th Media: The War Party Back in Power? Trump Relinquishes Control of Foreign Policy by Mike Whitney. The war party is back in power and the odds of normal relations with Russia have dropped to zero


The 4th Media: Red Hysteria Engulfs Washington by Eric S. Margolis


VT: CIA Head, Pompeo Leaked Fake “All Clear” to Media in Russiagate Coverup By Gordon Duff, Senior Editor. Pompeo works under Spicer, not as CIA head, but White House hack


VT: Russia: Trump Turns to Fake Intel Groups, Cash Driven Privatized Scamsters
By GPD. Draining the Swamp, Mr Trump? Try a Toxic Ocean of Privatized Intelligence!


Global Research: In the War on Media Disinformation, the Truth is our Most Valuable Weapon


Global Research: Fake News Alert: CNN Finally Admits “White Helmets” Staged Fake Video By Tony Cartalucci, Land Destroyer


The Intercept: Keith Ellison Loses DNC Race After Heated Campaign Targeting Him for His Views on Palestine      {Democrats are bigots and shortsighted and would not vote for Keith Ellison any way. But if Ellison knew what real Islam of Mohammad and the Quran, he would have a remarkable unforgettable score over those misinformed bought and bossed democrats}

From ISRAEL

VT: Israel’s Security Services: Doing what they please…Duff on Press TV By Press TV


Global Research: War at Any Cost: Israeli Special Forces Enter Syrian Territory to ‘Monitor’ Extremist Groups Fighting Assad By Russia Insider


RUSSIA INSIDER:L Israel Created a Problem That It Doesn’t Want to Solve
The “Jewish State” doesn’t want to reach a compromise with the Palestinians. It wants the Palestinians to disappear. John Chuckman


+972: Settlers building race track inside IDF live-fire training zone
The Israeli army says it ordered work stopped on the RallyCross track, but settler officials are singing a different — and defiant — tune. Several Palestinian communities in the same firing zone have been displaced by the military in recent years By Edo Konrad


Global Research: Israel Denies EU Parliamentary Delegation Entry into Gaza By Middle East Monitor

From PALESTINE

FRANCE 24: Over 150 lawmakers call on France to recognise Palestinian statehood


21st Century Wire: Amnesty International “Human Slaughterhouse” Report Dismissed as Fake News by Ex UK Ambassador to Syria By Vanessa Beeley          {Most of the western mainstream media are almost like the French Foreign Lesion, a mercenary army of ignorant desperado in service of criminal colonial France}


ALETHO NEWS: Palestinian children attend class in the street after Israel shuts down school


Pal Info: Netanyahu calls for international forces in Gaza


DESERTPEACE: ILLUSIONS OF DEMOCRACY. More than 200 European legal scholars have signed a statement affirming that the boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) movement for Palestinian freedom, justice and equality represents “a lawful exercise of freedom of expression.”

COMMENTARIES

4th Media: New National Security Adviser McMaster: A Military Industrial Complex Connection? by Tony Cartalucci


ALETHO NEWS: No Amount of Propaganda Qualifies as Humanitarian Aid, By Jean Perier – New Eastern Outlook

VT: NEO – Does Flynn Exit Aid World Peace? By Jim W. Dean, Managing Editor, Flynn Fired for Iran, Not For Russia


VT: “Anti-Semitism” Is Morally and Intellectually Imploding By Jonas E. Alexis. To call neutral observation or serious criticism “racist” or “anti-Semitic” without an evidential foundation will not do. A statement or criticism has to be dismissed by reason and logic.


VT: Gen. McMaster is right! There is no “radical Islamic terrorism” By Kevin Barrett


Global Research: And the Oscar for Best Documentary Short goes to…”ISIS – Al Qaeda” By Alex Christoforou, Vanessa Beeley, Eva Bartlett, and Patrick Henningsen, The Duran, RT News


Global Research: The Right Way to Challenge Fake News By Stephen Lendman


Global Research: RAND Corporation’s Plan for Dicing up Syria By Fort Russ, Deutsche Wirtschafts Nachrichten           {The West found out that Arabs are stupid, so after WWI they went ahead and easily divided greater Syria into Syria, Lebanon, Palestine and Trans Jordan.  Arabs seem to like it and accept it.  And now the West is  going to divide smaller Syria and the scoundrel Israel’s subservient traitor  Arabs  supported it}


Global Research: War Crimes against Syria’s Children, “Human Devastation Syndrome”: Syrian Doctor Coins New Term for Children’s Extreme War-Trauma
By The New Arab, The New Arab


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