News and Analysis (9/28/09)

Storming a Jerusalem Mosque and leaving many worshipers wounded, Israel committed a clear”violation of the mosque’s sanctity” …

… meanwhile, B’Tselem charges that the Ofra Settlement violates even Israeli, let alone Intenrnational, law:

Most “examples of democratically-elected Islamists governing at the local and national level (Indonesia, Malaysia, Pakistan, Algeria, Jordan, Turkey) … were at least as successful as comparable secular parties;” the supposed counter-example of  Hamas doesn’t govern an actual state:

Highlighting one of the many challenges Obama faces as he attempts to close Guantanamo as promised:

As Western forces consider a wide range of severe economic sanctions…

… Iran continues to flex its military muscle:

Are Americans now vulnerable to Egyptian reprisals?


Minaret of Freedom Institute Program Assistant

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