crrns_control June 13, 2019

Amid political turmoil, Moldova’s contested government announces move of Israel Embassy to Jerusalem. Moldovan President Igor Dodon on Tuesday scrapped a decree for a snap parliamentary election that was hastily issued by his rivals through a high court maneuver, as two opposing factions tussled for control of the tiny east European country. The leaders of […]

crrns_control June 8, 2019

Where is the outcry against this hate fest? You might expect to see signs calling for the massacre of Jews on the streets of Tehran or Gaza City. But last Friday, May 31, 2019, they showed up in downtown Toronto in the presence of 100 police officers who did nothing to stop them. Similar sentiments […]

crrns_control June 3, 2019

About 500 Al Quds supporters took to public space outside the University Ave. courthouse to spew their anti-Israel vitriol Saturday afternoon. Their unpermitted hatefest continued as they blocked University Ave. marching north accompanied by a phalanx of Toronto Police officers on bikes, on horses and on foot. By my count there were upwards of 100 […]

crrns_control May 31, 2019

Israeli lawmakers voted to dissolve parliament early on Thursday, paving the way for a new election after veteran Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu failed to form a coalition government before a midnight deadline. The ballot is widely expected to take place on September 17, the second this year. It represented unprecedented upheaval, commentators said, even in […]

crrns_control May 30, 2019

BERLIN (JTA) – It is dangerous to identify publicly as Jewish in Germany, including wearing a kippah, Germany’s commissioner on anti-Semitism said. In a wide-ranging interview, Felix Klein told the Berliner Morgenpost on May 24 that he could not recommend that Jews wear a kippah everywhere and any time in Germany. He also said public […]

crrns_control May 29, 2019

GENEVA, May 22, 2019 — The annual assembly of the UN’s World Health Organization today voted 96 to 11 for a resolution—co-sponsored by the Arab bloc and the Palestinian delegation—that singled out Israel over “Health conditions in the occupied Palestinian territory, including east Jerusalem, and in the occupied Syrian Golan.” Unlike previous years, Germany for […]

crrns_control May 28, 2019

GENEVA, May 27, 2019 – The most courageous world leader in defending the equal rights of Israelis and Jews on the international stage is the 2019 recipient of UN Watch’s Moral Courage Award, the human rights group announced today. The winner, Stephen Harper, served as Prime Minister of Canada for nearly a decade, from 2006 […]