Story-ideas-1011172

    • 13-Abbas UN - HOME

    Millions splurged by SA taxpayers on Palestine

    Oct 26, 2015 Go comment!
    The writer’s 2011 exposé showed over R60m (at today’s exchange rate) of taxpayer money was splurged on supporting refugees in Gaza, on institution-building in the PA, and, since 1994, paying for the Palestinian ambassador, his residence and all associated costs. This forms part of the annual Dirco budget. Does this mean that if Hamas opens an office in SA, taxpayers will have to pay for that too? Is there really a need to have an embassy and an office for a single political party?
    Full story
    • anc hamas Spy vs spy HOME

    Cloak and dagger behind Hamas' visit

    Oct 26, 2015 2 Comments
    Mish’al, Meshaal, Meshal, Mesha’al, Mashal or Mishal? Whichever, after 5 years of secret planning, the ANC caught everyone else by surprise.
    Full story
    • ANC HAMAS HOME

    Ruling party gets very chummy with Hamas

    Oct 26, 2015 8 Comments
    HAMAS INVITED TO OPEN SHOP IN SA: Who will foot the bill? Khaled Meshaal and other senior members of Hamas have met with Pres Jacob Zuma to discuss opening offices in SA. For the ANC to welcome Hamas to SA "is a moral outrage, and disgraces the memory of Nelson Mandela,” said Chief Rabbi Warren Goldstein, Ambassador Arthur Lenk said Hamas was the only one to blame for the Israeli-Palestinian stand-off. Israelis, he said, were "not going into streets around Jerusalem with knives looking to attack people", he said, reminding South Africans that "Israel is a democracy". Read on...
    Full story
 

Follow us on

Newsletter