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Daybreak: Al-Qaeda Plot Against Turkish Shul Foiled

Plus diplomats say chemical weapons were used by Assad in Syria

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Roger Waters of Pink Floyd(ClassicRockMagazine)

• According to the Times, Turkish authorities say that al-Qaeda plots against a synagogue in Istanbul as well as the American Embassy in Ankara were foiled. In a raid in February, 12 alleged members were detained and 50 pounds of explosives were seized. [NYT]

• Western diplomats claim that they have proof that Syrian dictator Bashar Assad used chemical weapons during Syria’s two year civil war. [ToI]

• Roger Waters is blaming his cancelled talk at the 92Y on pro-Israel advocates. I blame it on The Division Bell. [Forward]

• A South African Jewish doctor who was arrested while connecting through the United Arab Emirates remains trapped in the country. Unbeknownst to him, Dr. Cyril Karabus was convicted of a crime in absentia years after he worked as a doctor in Abu Dhabi. [NYT]

• Israeli Eurovision contestant Moran Mazor has been told that she is not allowed to wear the dress that disgraced designer John Galliano designed for her. The title of the song she’ll be performing? Rak Bishvilo or “Only For Him.” [JTA]

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herbcaen says:

this picture of the senile macaque Roger Waters is scary to children and should be removed

    Dorothy Marez says:

    If you think Joan`s story is super…, last week my daughter in law got paid $8381 sitting there a thirteen hour week from home and they’re friend’s sister-in-law`s neighbour did this for 9-months and made more than $8381 in there spare time at There laptop. applie the instructions from this address, fab22.comCHECK IT OUT

How ironic, a boycotter and rabbit hater is boycotted and then feels offended. Bizarre. He says “We must talk” yet does not grant this option to Israel.


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