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Mosque building sanction near Ground Zero fraught with problems


August 4th, 2010 - 2:39 pm ICT by ANI
New York's Aug.4 (ANI): New York's Landmarks Preservation Commission decision to approve the building of the 100 million dollar mosque and Islamic center near Ground Zero is not likely to end ... Read more...

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Oliver Stone’s apology for comments on Hitler, Jews


July 28th, 2010 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 28 (ANI): Filmmaker Oliver Stone has apologized for comments in which he claimed that Jews dominate the media and suggested that Adolph Hitler's actions during WWII should be ... Read more...

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Oliver Stone apologizes for his Holocaust comments


July 28th, 2010 - 1:35 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, July 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Oliver Stone has finally been forced to swallow back some of his words, when he apologized for comments he made regarding the Holocaust.Stone who have carved ... Read more...

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American Jewish Committee welcomes UN Security Council’s new sanctions against Iran


June 10th, 2010 - 4:34 am ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK CITY (BNO NEWS) – The American Jewish Committee (AJC) on Wednesday welcomed the UN Security Council adoption of a new sanctions resolution aimed at stopping Iran from developing nuclear-weapons capability."The ... Read more...

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American Jewish Committee urges to condemn Venezuelan President after Israel’s remarks


June 8th, 2010 - 6:24 am ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) – The American Jewish Committee (AJC) on Monday urged all members of the Organization of American States (OAS) to condemn Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez due to his recent ... Read more...

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Jewish group condemns pro-Palestinian activists for causing tragic violence


June 1st, 2010 - 5:43 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON D.C. (BNO NEWS) – The American Jewish Committee (AJC) condemned the actions of the pro-Palestinian group which resulted in a violent confrontation with the Israeli Navy, AJC Executive Director David Harris ... Read more...

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‘Without Gandhi, there would be no Obama as president’


October 8th, 2009 - 10:50 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 8 (IANS) "I surely believe without (Mahatma) Gandhi - without Gandhi in India - there would be no Barack Obama as president" of the United States. So said John Lewis, ... Read more...

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Most American Jews back military strike on Iran


October 1st, 2009 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
Jerusalem, Oct.1 (ANI): Fifty-six percent of American Jews support military action against Iran to prevent the Teheran regime from obtaining nuclear weapons, a new study has claimed. Thirty-six percent opposed such a ... Read more...

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Jewish group to sue Amazon over “Holocaust-denial” books


July 25th, 2009 - 12:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 25 (ANI): The American Jewish Committee is suing the German branch of online retailer Amazon for allegedly putting up books for sale, which questioned the Holocaust and "trivialised" the Nazis.The ... Read more...

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Jewish groups concerned about Obama’s ‘pressure policy’ for Israel


July 15th, 2009 - 4:36 pm ICT by ANI
Jerusalem, July 15 (ANI): US President Barack Obama's reassurance to Jewish officials on US policy for Israel has failed to relieve their concerns about it."This meeting does not allay my concerns ... Read more...

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Americans express solidarity with India after Mumbai attacks


November 29th, 2008 - 11:21 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 29 (IANS) US lawmakers, senior officials, professionals, security experts, students and a wide cross section of Americans have expressed support for the government and the people of India in the ... Read more...

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US friendship with Israel ‘unwavering’ 60 years on


May 12th, 2008 - 11:34 am ICT by admin
By Mike McCarthy Washington, May 12 (DPA) Only last month, US federal authorities charged an American man for spying on behalf of Israel, passing on nuclear and other closely guarded secrets, in a ... Read more...

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FATA militants pose direct threat to US


May 3rd, 2008 - 1:49 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 3 (ANI): The militants hiding in the tribal areas (Federally Administered Tribal Areas) along the Pakistan-Afghanistan border pose a direct threat to the US and other Western nations, and ... Read more...

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