In Iran, the Blood Libel Goes Mainstream

April 22 2015

A major Iranian news website, owned by a member of parliament, recently published an article arguing that Jews are “human history’s most bloodthirsty people,” which claims, among other things, that Jews use the blood of Christian children to make matzah. Mehdi Khalaji provides background:

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More about: Anti-Semitism, Arab anti-Semitism, Blood libel, Iran, Muslim-Jewish relations

Hamas and Hizballah Won’t Give Up Their Radical Goals for Economic Benefits

June 18 2021

In his first interview after leaving office, the former head of the Mossad, Yossi Cohen, admitted that he had erred in believing that Israel could come to some sort of accord with Hamas. In his own words:

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More about: Gaza Strip, Hamas, Hizballah, Iran, Mossad