Day: April 3, 2015

For The Few Jews Left In Yemen, Fears Cast Gloom Over Passover Celebrations (International Business Times)

April 3, 2015

As Jews in Yemen prepare to celebrate Passover, fears about their safety grow as the Houthi rebel group that is fervently anti-Jewish controls more and more of the country. Above, a Shi’ite Houthi rebel mans a checkpoint in Sanaa, Sept. 21, 2014. The banner reads “Allah is the greatest. Death to America, death to Israel, […]

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Alliance formed to pressurise govt to send troops to S. Arabia (Dawn (Pakistan))

April 3, 2015

Some religious and sectarian parties, one of them a banned group, has formed an alliance to mount pressure on the government to send troops to Saudi Arabia for what they called the defence of holy sites. Tehreek-e-Difa-e-Harmain Sharifain was formed by the Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Sami, Ansarul Ummah, Sunni Ulema Council, Sunni Wahdat Council, Sunni Tulba Ittehad […]

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Pakistan for peaceful solution to Yemen crisis (The Frontier Star (Pakistan))

April 3, 2015

Pakistan has expressed its committment to supporting the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Saudi Arabia while stressing the need for an urgent end through diplomacy and dialogue to the Yemen crisis. A high-level meeting under the chairmanship of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif concluded at the PM House on Thursday, in which the civil and military […]

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Yemen: Suspected al-Qaeda militants liberate inmates of Mukalla prison (euronews)

April 3, 2015

Some 150 inmates were freed when suspected al-Qaeda militants stormed a prison in the Yemeni port town of Mukalla. One of the escapees was provincial al-Qaeda leader Khaled Batarfi, police sources claim. About one-third of people freed in a prison break in Yemen were AQAP militants: http://t.co/inLsAQB8Z5 pic.twitter.com/8AZ0×8ZFEH— Wall Street Journal (@WSJ) April 2, 2015 […]

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Carly Fiorina: Apple's Tim Cook hypocritical for outrage at Indiana, silence on Saudi Arabia (The Washington Times)

April 3, 2015

Carly Fiorina is charging Apple CEO Tim Cook with hypocrisy for voicing opposition to Indiana’s new religious liberty law while quietly doing business with countries with abysmal gay rights records. The former Hewlett-Packard CEO, who is reportedly mulling a bid for the 2016 GOP presidential nomination, took umbrage with Mr. Cook’s op-ed earlier this week […]

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JCCI chairman visits LCCI: enormous scope exists to expand Pak-Saudi economic ties (Business Recorder (Pakistan))

April 3, 2015

Enormous scope exists to expand the economic relations between Saudi Arabia and Pakistan while both the countries could expand trade ties through initiating joint efforts and by signing MoUs. The Jeddah Chamber of Commerce and Industry (JCCI) Vice Chairman Mazen Bin Mohammed Batterjee said this while speaking at the Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry […]

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Pakistan and Saudi Arabia can expand trade thrrough MOUs:Vice Chayrman Jeddah CCI (Daily Messenger (Pakistan))

April 3, 2015

Vice Chairman of the Jeddah Chamber of Commerce and Industry Mazen Bin Mohammed Batterjee has said that Saudi Arab and Pakistan could expand trade ties through making joint efforts and by signing Memoranda of Understanding (MOU). He was speaking at the Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry on Thursday. LCCI President Ijaz A. Mumtaz, Senior […]

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WND Columnist Calls for 'Immediate' Quarantine of all HIV-Positive People; Compares Being Gay to Smoking (Americans Against the Tea Party)

April 3, 2015

Ah, WhirledNutDaily. It’s the place where Internet conspiracies go to read about what their crazy relatives are doing this week; home to rampant bigotry, Chuck Norris, and occasionally Ted Nugent. It’s a smorgasbord of right-wing crazy; a rare look into the right-wing mind, unfiltered. Giving us our look at the abyss this week is Lord […]

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