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UPDATE: Egypt to Jordan natural gas pipeline Bombed, Others say Leak

February 5, 2011 politisite 0

Last night sources reported that an attack on the Egypt natural gas pipeline was sabotaged that resulted in explosion.  Today, Gas company officials say the explosion was caused by a leak not an attack.  Both stories prevail. Jerusalem Post has a different take on the explosion: Sinai natural gas pipeline blast blamed on leak An explosion shook a gas terminal in Egypt’s northern Sinai Peninsula on Saturday, setting off a […]

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Obama & Mubarak & the Age of Incrementalism

February 1, 2011 politisite 0

From The BAZ File: For the Obama administration catching up with the uprising in Egypt is like chasing a runaway locomotive on a bicycle. From its initial public support for doomed Egyptian leader Hosni Mubarak to its need to appear to be hands-off, the White House is saddled with an event it fears will end in a train wreck. President Obama had a chance tonight to outright derail criticism that […]

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Obama Israel Policy: attended an anti-Semitic church for 20 years

March 15, 2010 politisite 0

The Obama administration’s calculated decision to escalate its open attacks against Israel over a routine decision by the Jerusalem Planning and Building Board to approve 1,600 housing units in Ramat Shlomo neighborhood presents Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu with an unenviable task. He has to either relinquish Israel’s sovereignty over its capital by capitulating in the face of the unprecedented American assault, or he can tell Obama and Clinton and their […]