Archive: February 2009

Feb. 01

Time for a new world order: Australian PM

Feb. 01

Report: Palestinian foreign minister demands EU guarantee Israel won’t strike Gaza

Feb. 01

Jordan’s king meets with US ME envoy

Feb. 01

Humans ‘will be implanted with microchips’

Feb. 01

Faith leaders launch joint Gaza appeal

“The Archbishop of Canterbury, the head of the Muslim Charities Foundation and the head of the Movement for Reform Judaism have launched a joint appeal for funds towards humanitarian work in Gaza.”

Feb. 02

Bibi: My gov’t will keep Jerusalem united

“Likud leader Binyamin Netanyahu toured the Mount of Olives and the City of David on Monday afternoon, and promised to keep Jerusalem united, should he win next Tuesday’s election.”

Feb. 04

Livni takes on Bibi, debunks his ‘economic peace’ plan

“This election is about the peace. It’s about will there be a government here that says yes to peace or a government that says no to peace,” said Kadima leader Foreign Minister Tzipi Livni, who is running for prime minister of Israel.

Feb. 04

US envoy Mitchell to return to ME this month

Feb. 04

US foreign policy in spotlight at Munich Security Conference

Feb. 04

Solana and Mitchell see eye to eye

Feb. 04

Bibi going to lose election in an upset?

Feb. 04

Google to offer ‘people tracking’ technology

“With an upgrade to its mobile maps, Google Inc. hopes to prove it can track people on the go as effectively as it searches for information on the Internet.”

Feb. 04

Jordan’s King Abdullah meets with Solana

Feb. 06

EU lambasts Israeli curbs on Gaza aid

Feb. 06

Abbas wants EU peacekeepers in the Middle East

Feb. 06

President Obama to create faith-based office

“Addressing the National Prayer Breakfast, Obama spoke of how faith has often been a divisive tool, responsible for war and prejudice. But, he said, ‘there is no religion whose central tenet is hate’ and all religions teach people to love and care for one another. That is the common ground underlying his faith-based office, he said.”

Feb. 06

Remarks of President Obama at the National Prayer Breakfast

Feb. 07

Israeli polls predict Netanyahu win in close race

Feb. 07

Billy Graham Association makes ‘end times’ a focus in 2009

“This year, the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association will focus on the return of Jesus Christ and help prepare believers for life in the last days, according to a recent announcement.”

Feb. 07

United Methodist group observes ‘catastrophe’ of Israel

Feb. 09

Turkish officials invite Obama to Alliance of Civilizations meeting

“Holding a press conference on the Turkish delegation’s talks in USA, Cuneyt Yuksel, member of the Turkish-U.S. Inter-parliamentary Friendship Group, said that the delegation invited Obama to the ‘Alliance of Civilizations’ meeting to be held in Turkey on April 6-7.”

Feb. 09

US pledges ‘new tone’ in relations with EU, Russia

Feb. 09

Solana’s address to the Munich Security Conference

Feb. 09

Olmert endorses Tzipi Livni for prime minister

Feb. 09

Netanyahu: Livni will cede Golan

Feb. 09

Israelis vote with Livni, Netanyahu in close race

“The two front-runners in the race to rule Israel made last-minute appeals to voters as polls opened Tuesday in a close general election whose outcome could determine the course of Mideast peace negotiations.”

Feb. 09

Netanyahu warns Obama on talks as he challenges Livni

Feb. 10

Hamas: Cease-fire harder if Bibi wins

Feb. 10

Israeli television stations to publish exit polls at 10 p.m.

Feb. 10

Up-to-the-minute election results

Feb. 10

Exit polls predict Tzipi Livni win in Israeli election

Feb. 11

Netanyahu, Livni declare win in Israeli election

“Whoever comes out on top, the political wrangling was likely to drag on for weeks, and with it the fate of international Mideast peace efforts.”

Feb. 11

Obama’s new world order and Israel

Feb. 12

Israeli gov’t must restart peace talks: Solana

“European Union foreign policy chief Javier Solana said on Wednesday the next Israeli government must restart serious peace negotiations with the Palestinians.”

Feb. 12

EU’s Lisbon Treaty hangs on German court ruling

Feb. 12

US worried over prospect of right-wing gov’t

Feb. 12

Analysis: The coalition calculus of saying ‘no’ to America

Feb. 12

Consensus forming on Likud-led unity gov’t with Kadima

Feb. 14

Solana says Gaza cease-fire possible this week

“The European Union’s foreign policy chief said Friday that a national unity coalition government in Israel of the moderate Kadima and more bellicose Likud political parties would benefit talks seeking an overall Israeli-Palestinian peace agreement.”

Feb. 14

BBC fights to hide report on anti-Israel bias

Feb. 14

Moderate party holds edge in final Israeli count

Feb. 14

Solana Interfax interview on EU-Russia relations

Feb. 15

NASA moonwalker declares climate change is being used to increase gov’t control

“Schmitt contends that scientists ‘are being intimidated’ if they disagree with the idea that burning fossil fuels has increased carbon dioxide levels, temperatures and sea levels.”

Feb. 15

Jordan’s king urges enhanced EU, US roles to spur Mideast peace

Feb. 15

Kadima calls for Livni, Netanyahu to rotate as prime ministers

Feb. 15

Bibi, Livni seek coalition crisis ‘savior’

Feb. 15

A new faith needed to unify humankind

Feb. 15

UN sets dangerous precedent with “Defamation of Religions” resolutions

Feb. 15

Obama pushes for unity government in Israel

Feb. 16

Babylon’s future written in its ruins

Feb. 16

Solana meets with Hillary Clinton in Washington

Feb. 16

AoC conference discusses Turkey’s global importance

Feb. 16

AoC announces second annual forum

Feb. 16

Livni: Give up half of “Land of Israel”

Feb. 16

Poll: 65% of Israelis want unity gov’t

Feb. 16

Biden bear hugs Solana

Feb. 18

Lieberman, Livni mull ‘civil front’ to counter religious bloc

Feb. 18

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Feb. 19

EU, NATO, US: 21st Century Alliance For Global Domination

Javier Solana and the Western European Union’s takeover of the EU military. Other analysts are finally catching up to what Herb documented back in 2003 in his book Recommendation 666.

Feb. 19

Netanyahu set for power after far-right backing

Feb. 19

Solana calls for Gaza rehabilitation

Feb. 19

Czech president compares EU to Soviet Union

Feb. 19

EU’s Solana speaks of relationship between EU and NATO

Feb. 19

Blueprint for EU army to be agreed

Feb. 23

Storm brews between US and Israel

“After eight years of the closest possible relations, the United States and Israel may be headed for a period of increased strain, particularly as it appears likely that whatever Israeli government emerges from last week’s election will be more hawkish than its predecessor.”

Feb. 23

Eurojust supports wire-tapping of Skype conversations

Feb. 23

European Parliament report on the ‘Union for the Mediterranean’

Feb. 23

European Parliament review of the ENPI

Feb. 23

Poll: Israelis split on taking Evangelical charity

Feb. 23

Netanyahu says can work with Obama for peace

Feb. 23

Israel critic is reported appointment to top intelligence post

Feb. 23

Preparing for a hard-right Israel

Feb. 23

Brown: World needs ‘global New Deal’

Feb. 23

EU ‘Single Sky’ agreement in sight

Feb. 23

Officials: Clinton to visit Israel, West Bank

Feb. 23

U.S. plans “substantial” pledge for Gaza

Feb. 23

Israeli officials fear US may cut military aid

Feb. 23

EU worried about Bibi

Feb. 23

Netanyahu: ‘I won’t wait forever for unity gov’t’

Feb. 23

Solana goes to Mideast

The EU’s foreign policy chief, Javier Solana, goes to the Mideast on Tuesday as Europeans fear Israel’s new government would drop ‘two-state solution.’

Feb. 26

US envoy Mitchell, Netanyahu to huddle on peace efforts

“Washington’s special envoy to the Mideast, tasked with jump-starting flagging peace talks, will huddle Thursday with Binyamin Netanyahu, a vocal opponent of the negotiations, for the first time since he was designated to lead Israel’s next government.”

Feb. 26

Denominations make doctrinal compromises

Feb. 26

European chiefs propose global rules

Feb. 26

Why did Solana come?

Feb. 26

Assad, Solana meet on Syrian-EU ties

Feb. 26

US Middle East envoy begins second trip to region

Feb. 26

Clinton warns Israel over delays in Gaza aid

Feb. 27

Eurojust retracts Skype wiretapping plans

Feb. 27

Palestinian factions agree on unity government

Feb. 27

Livni meets Mitchell in Tel Aviv to discuss bilateral partnership

Feb. 27

Livni set to rebuff Netanyahu’s final unity peace plea

Feb. 27

Solana, Egyptian FM meet on Middle East issues

Feb. 27

Report: EU trio proposes tougher list of Iran sanctions

Feb. 27

Solana, Norway FM to visit Gaza on Friday

Feb. 28

EU’s Solana on unprecedented Gaza visit

“EU foreign policy chief Javier Solana was touring the war-shattered Gaza Strip on Friday, his first such trip since the Islamist Hamas seized power in the Palestinian territory in June 2007.”

Feb. 28

Presbyterian pastor fears denomination is compromising witness

Feb. 28

Obama: US combat in Iraq to end in 2010

Feb. 28

Jewish leaders blast Clinton over Israel criticism

Feb. 28

Tzipi Livni rejects offer to join Israel government

Feb. 28

Solana says supports Palestinian unity talks