Tag Archive for Aftenposten

Threatening letter – Israeli embassy

Threats related to war in Gaza. Aftenposten today reports on a threatening letter sent to the Israeli embassy in Oslo. The letter appears to have been doused in an chemical irritant, such as tear gas, and two postal employees were briefly…

Hamas – back or forth?

In a letter to Aftenposten today, a reader comments upon the newspaper’s use of statistics: —–Excerpt begins “In an editorial on Febuary 9th, Aftenposten writes that the war in Gaza, according to a recent opinion poll “has radicalized the population of…

Israel’s ethnic predicament

Israel’s ethnic predicatment PER A. CHRISTIANSEN  (From Aftenposten 13.02.09)Israel’s election of a new national constituency confirms that the conflict with the Palestinians has changed character. A CORNERSTONE  of the programme of right-wing extremist Avigdor Liebermann was the demand for an oath…

Claims war was futile

From Aftenposten 11.02.09. The article builds on an article by Gershon Baskin in the Jerusalem Post. Israelwhat will verify the status of Mr.Gershon Baskin before translating more of the article. —–Excerpt begins Neither strategically nor politically have the Israelis achieved…

Hate enough for all

Norwegian author Niels Chr. Geelmuyden writes a co-ed in Aftenposten on February 10th under the title “Hate enough for all”.  The article opens with the author telling us that the one time in his life he has received a death…

Erik Blücher: ‘Jews are Khazars’

In the Aftenposten op-ed above, of April 18th 1975, right-wing nationalist Erik Blücher presents many of the same arguments we hear from the left-wing today. Among other, he argues that while the Jewish people is a race, but not “race”…