Category: boycott

Now Norwegians know what Khaybar means

Norwegians who read Dagbladets book review of Halvor Tjønns book “Muhammed” will by now probably understand the extreme gravity of the placard in the 2009 Gaza demonstration that turned into a pogrom in Oslo. Several placards had the words Khaybar, Khaybar, ya…

Censorship of the uninformed

Blogger arrested in Egypt, Norwegian broadsheet Aftenposten reports. Somehow, the journalist failed to find out why. In a piece in today’s Aftenposten, “The army sets limits on people’s freedom”, Journalist Tor Arne Andreassen mentions blogger Maikel Nabil Sanad, who was…

Stupid is as Stupid does

Look at Hamas bragging how they fire rockets from civilian centers. Hm, wonder if this is allowed under the Geneva convention? What say you, Trettebergstuen, Håheim, Tajik and Chaudry, would you care to discuss this callous exposure of civil population…

Disingenuous Norwegian Church Aid

Vårt Land brings us today a that the Secretary General of Norwegian Church Aid thinks Norway should protest against an Israeli law proposal that would ban Israeli proponents of Israel boycott. He cites 40 Israeli human rights organizations that protest…

We were molested, whines NTNU Chancellor

Thanks to wackyleaks we now know that news that professors at NTNU who proposed an academic and cultural boycott of Israel presented as a combo pack with highly biased “seminars” on Israel, caused considerable Transatlantic upset and that Washington politicians…

A most damning report

Aftenposten brings us the full monty, publishing the original cables that were sent from Oslo to Washington DC with concern. CONSTRAINTS ON NORWAY´S MIDDLE EAST ROLE? The items speak for themselves, but you may want to see to what extent…