DEBKAfile Exclusive Report December 3, 2011, 10:41 AM (GMT+02:00)
Amid international and Israeli controversy over whether or not to attack Iran's nuclear program, the rulers of the Islamic Republic have just "upgraded" their strategic objective of wiping Israel off the map and extended it for the first time to the more ambitious one of annihilating the Jews worldwide. A virulently anti-Semitic book and film were released for nationwide distribution on orders from Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei. They draw heavily on the infamous Elders of Zion fiction of a Jewish world conspiracy.
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report April 2, 2005, 11:50 AM (GMT+02:00)
The most peripatetic of all pontiffs, the waving white-cassocked figure of Pope John Paul II and his popemobile - bulletproofed since the 1981 attempt on his life - became a legendary figure as he crisscrossed the world's map for more than 20 years.
One of the longest and most moving ...
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report January 17, 2004, 9:34 PM (GMT+02:00)
An undiplomatic act by Israel's ambassador to Sweden has switched the spotlight on a virulent strain of anti-Semitism sweeping West Europe that draws its moral legitimacy from demonizing the Jewish state. What better symbol of this hybrid object of hate than the exhibit whose plug ambassador Zvi Mazel furiously pulled? ...
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report November 4, 2002, 3:40 PM (GMT+02:00)
This week, two Egyptian TV channels begin running an extravagantly-produced serial based on the notorious Protocols of the Elders of Zion, an anti-Jewish document fabricated by the Tsar's secret police in the early 20th century and decisively judged a forgery by historians. It will be aired nightly during the peak ...
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report November 2, 2002, 8:50 PM (GMT+02:00)
A small group of Iranian Jews - between three and eight - is missing.
After announcing their imminent release from jail, no one in the Islamic Republic now admits to knowing their whereabouts. DEBKA-Net-Weekly's Tehran sources have established that the men never reached their homes, leaving their families gravely ...
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report October 3, 2002, 2:59 PM (GMT+02:00)
The Israeli writer and novelist David Grossman, in an article published in the New York Times Tuesday, October 1, lays out his theory that Israelis know only the side of their conflict with the Palestinians that Israel chooses to tell itself. He writes: "The story that now reigns nearly unchallenged ...
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report April 2, 2002, 4:55 PM (GMT+02:00)
As the French presidential election campaign peaked, a spate of serious arson attacks on Jewish synagogues forced reluctant French leaders to address the country's long-running and fast-spreading anti-Semitic campaign with action.