CBC News Podcast Uses World Cup Games To Portray Israel As A Pariah

The FIFA World Cup games in Qatar, which began on November 20, has wrapped up after nearly a month. The soccer competition garnered media attention for a number of reasons, ranging from the deaths of thousands of migrant workers who toiled to help construct Qatar’s World Cup stadiums under deplorable conditions, the country’s support for […]

PostMedia Paper Deletes Claim that All Arab League Countries Rejected Trump’s Mideast Plan

On February 22, the PostMedia newspaper the Kingston Whig-Standard published a column by anti-Israel commentator Louis Delvoie who wrongly that all members of the Arab League had rejected U.S. President Donald Trump’s Middle East peace plan, known officially as the “Peace to Prosperity” plan or, more colloquially, “The Deal Of The Century”. Delvoie has a […]

In Toronto Star, Qatar Claims it "Does Not Support Terrorism"

Writing in the Toronto Star on April 19, Fahad Mohamed Kafood, ambassador of the State of Qatar to Canada, claims that “Qatar does not support terrorism in any form”. See his letter to the editor immediately below: And yet, a 2017 report issued by the Foundation for the Defense of Democracies (FDD) entitled “Qatar and […]

HRC Contends Qatari Bid to Relocate ICAO a "Smokescreen"

In a letter published today in the Globe and Mail, HRC Executive Director Mike Fegelman explains that the Globe jumped to conclusions in a May 2 article claiming that Qatar’s efforts to lure the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) away from Montreal to Doha were due strictly to Canada’s support for Israel. The Globe’s front-page report offered […]