Daily Archives: 4. Mai 2022

04.05.2022 - 16:05 [ Times of Israel ]

Report: Zelensky received PR advice from Netanyahu aides


Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky consulted in recent weeks with a pair of public relations advisers to Israeli opposition leader Benjamin Netanyahu in a bid to galvanize military support for his country as it defends itself from Russia’s invasion, according to a report Tuesday.

Walla news said Zelensky received advice from Srulik Einhorn, who was a senior adviser for Netanyahu’s Likud party during the last election. He also reportedly consulted with Jonatan Urich, a longtime Netanyahu aide who continues to serve as the former prime minister’s spokesman.

04.05.2022 - 15:59 [ Jerusalem Post ]

Netanyahu trial: For 4 years I’ve had mark of Cain on my head – Filber

(May 2, 2022)

Part of what Filbert was trying to do on Monday was explain statements he has made in court regarding the Bezeq-Walla Affair that were helpful to Netanyahu, despite his being a prosecution witness.

In Filber’s narrative, he has only testified for the prosecution about meetings and phone calls he had with Netanyahu that the prosecution wants to highlight for Case 4000.

04.05.2022 - 15:25 [ Yahoo.com ]

Russia sees military coordination with Israel on Syria continuing

(February 26, 2022)

Following the 2015 Russian intervention in the Syrian civil war, Israel set up a „deconfliction mechanism“ with the big power to prevent them clashing inadvertently during Israeli strikes against Iranian deployments and arms transfers in the neighbouring Arab state.

„Our military officials discuss the practical issues of this substantively on a daily basis. This mechanism has proven to be useful and will continue to work,“ the Russian embassy in Israel said in a statement.

04.05.2022 - 14:57 [ Noga Tarnopolsky / Twitter ]

1. No Russian Jewish org has condemned Lavrov’s remarks about Jews or Israel’s support for neo-Nazis.“ They’re scared. Not a joke. @KseniaSvetlova has heard Jewish Muscovites that they’re being pressured to support the „special military operation“ & choose: Israel or Russia.

04.05.2022 - 14:37 [ Interfax.com.ua ]

Israeli authorities discuss possibility of supplying defense systems to Ukraine – media

Also, „there is a consensus among the relevant Israeli officials that, at least at this stage, the Ukrainian army will not receive anti-aircraft systems, modern weapons, offensive weapons.“ Instead, for the time being, it is about the supply of „defensive systems that will protect troops on the ground, personal combat equipment and warning systems that could be sent without causing a crisis with Russia,“ Haaretz writes.

04.05.2022 - 13:59 [ Tagesschau.de ]

CSU-Generalsekretär Mayer zurückgetreten

aut „Bild“-Zeitung weist Mayer in der Erklärung auch auf einen anderen möglichen Grund seines Rückzugs hin: „In einem aufgrund einer eklatant rechtswidrigen Berichterstattung geführten Gespräch mit einem Journalisten der ‚Bunten‘ habe ich möglicherweise eine Wortwahl verwendet, die ich rückblickend nicht für angemessen betrachten würde. Dies bedaure ich sehr.“

Der Burda-Verlag wirft Mayer laut „Bild“ vor, einen Reporter bedroht und erpresst zu haben

04.05.2022 - 13:56 [ Philipp Sommer / Twitter ]

„Sieben Minuten Pöbelei und Geschrei: Ich werde Sie vernichten. Ich werde Sie ausfindig machen, ich verfolge Sie bis ans Ende Ihres Lebens. Ich verlange 200 000 Euro Schmerzensgeld, die müssen Sie mir noch heute überweisen.“

#CSU #Debakel

04.05.2022 - 13:51 [ Jan Schäfer / Twitter ]

+++ ⁦@BILD ⁩ exklusiv! Aus Ärger über Bericht: Söders #CSU-General Mayer droht Reporter mit „Vernichtung“!


04.05.2022 - 09:22 [ Reuters ]

EU to remove Sberbank, two other Russian banks from SWIFT

The European Commission proposed on Wednesday to remove Russia’s biggest bank Sberbank and two other banks from the international SWIFT transaction and messaging system in another blow to the Russian financial system over the war in Ukraine.