Tagged: wikileaks

Jordan’s Palestinian problem 0

Jordan’s Palestinian problem

A must-read piece in Hudson-NY by Mudar Zahran: The King of Jordan, Abdullah II, delivered a speech on September 11, in which he mentioned the Jordanian civil war of 1970 for the first time...

The last Jews of Baghdad (Wikileaks) 0

The last Jews of Baghdad (Wikileaks)

From Wikileaks: On October 10, Poloff met with one of the last remaining Jews in Iraq, XXXXXX (strictly protect), to discuss the current state of the Iraqi Jewish community. XXXXXX stated that there are...

Some official Jordanian anti-semitism on Wikileaks 0

Some official Jordanian anti-semitism on Wikileaks

From a July 2009 Wikileaks cable: Another intensely debated amendment concerned Article Twenty-Nine, which outlines restrictions on non-Muslim religious NGOs in Jordan. The amended article as submitted by the government to parliament allows non-Muslim...

Wikileaks: Anti-semitism in Japan 0

Wikileaks: Anti-semitism in Japan

From a newly released Wikileaks cable from April 2009: Summary: Japanese anti-Semitism may be the ultimate oxymoron since Japan is a Shintoist/Buddhist society with virtually no Jewish minority and no history of discrimination against...