Other Arab Countries

Iraqi authorities announce that Abu Musab al-Zarqawi, head of the Al-Qaeda branch in Iraq, was killed in an air strike

In a press conference held on June 8 in Iraq, prime minister Nuri al-Maliki announced that Abu Musab al-Zarqawi, head of the Al-Qaeda branch in Iraq, had been killed. Jordanian-born Abu Musab al-Zarqawi had been the most important terrorist in Iraq and head of the Iraqi Al-Qaeda branch. Beginning in 2004, his terrorist strategy was
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A review of malicious anti-Israeli and anti-Semitic cartoons systematically and continuously published in Jordan’s popular daily Ad-Dustour

Since the outbreak of the violent confrontation between Israel and the Palestinians (late September 2000), there has been an escalation of anti-Israeli and anti-Semitic incitement in Jordan, contrary to the official policy of the Jordanian regime.What follows are examples of blatant anti-Israeli and anti-Semitic cartoons, published in Ad-Dustour’s print and web editions during the past
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Syria as a major source of anti-Semitic incitement: articles on holocaust denial systematically published in Syrian press during the first half of 2006

Bashar Assad’s regime, as that of his father’s, is riddled with anti-Semitism. This is reflected in public statements made in the past by President Bashar, anti-Semitic articles frequently published on the Syrian media, anti-Semitic television movies such as The Diaspora and The Garden of Death, and the publication of extensive anti-Semitic literature, including the Protocols
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Al-Nabka Day (the anniversary of the events of 1948), the first under the new Hamas government, was commemorated with a flood of hate propaganda directed against Israel

Al-Nabka Day stressed the “right of return” of the Palestinian refugees and justifying the use of violence and terrorism as ways of achieving it. While Hamas turned Al-Nakba Day from a secular-nationalist event into a tool for promoting its radical Islamic ideology, Abu Mazen gave a speech which promoted negotiation and peace with Israel
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Another limitation placed by the international community on broadcasts emanating from Hezbollah’s Al-Manar TV station

The American Department of the Treasury designated Hezbollah’s Al-Manar TV and Radio Al-Nour as terrorist entities pursuant to Executive Order 13224, which gives it the tools to enforce sanctions against their activities in the United States.
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An examination of Palestinian fifth and tenth-grade textbooks for the 2004-2005 school year

An examination of Palestinian fifth and tenth-grade textbooks for the 2004-2005 school year shows a continuing denial of the State of Israel’s right to exist and a continuing cultivation of the values of armed struggle against Israel. The books contain incitement against the State of Israel and the Zionist movement, one of them even employing
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