Daily Archives: April 1, 2019

‘Ones who become like Arabs’: Before the Mossad, Israel had this secret unit

By | 2019-04-01T22:09:30+00:00 April 1st, 2019|Middle East|

A new book by Matti Friedman reveals the little-known history of pre-state Israel’s first spies – Jews who immigrated from Arab countries but were strangers in both worlds

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Ken Livingstone says allegations of British Labour Party anti-Semitism are ‘lies and smears’

By | 2019-04-01T21:36:57+00:00 April 1st, 2019|World|

Ken Livingstone, who was suspended from the U.K. Labour party in 2016 and quit last year over comments about Hitler and Zionism, was responding to claims that the Labour party was anti-Semitic

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Algeria’s embattled president says will step down before end of term

By | 2019-04-01T21:14:41+00:00 April 1st, 2019|Middle East|

Bouteflika will resign before his mandate ends on April 28 after more than a month of mass protests and army pressure seeking an end to his 20-year rule

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U.S. hackers helped UAE spy on Al Jazeera chairman, BBC host

By | 2019-04-01T18:53:58+00:00 April 1st, 2019|Middle East|

The American operatives worked for Project Raven, a secret Emirati intelligence program that spied on dissidents, militants and political opponents of the UAE monarchy

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Train car that transported Jews to Auschwitz arrives in New York

By | 2019-04-01T18:46:47+00:00 April 1st, 2019|Israel|

The windowless freight wagon used for deportation of Jews is the first to arrive of more than 700 Holocaust objects never before seen in the United States.

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