Following communication from CAMERA's UK Media Watch, Independent editors amend an article which wrongly identified the Western Wall as Judaism's holiest site. The Temple Mount is Judaism's most sacred site.
The latest smear against Israel in the British media involves the recurring false accusation that Israel cruelly uses water as a weapon against Palestinian civilians, by denying civilians an adequate supply.
Many news media outlets have failed to report Palestinian jubilation of the June 8, 2016 Tel Aviv terror attack
As terror attacks continue to shake Israel, journalists and headline writers seem to be doing their best to obscure the reality of the Palestinian stabbings, and even to cast attackers as victims of arbitrary Israeli violence.
CiF Watch, a CAMERA affiliate, prompts corrections in The Guardian and The Independent, both of which had falsely identified the three kidnapped Israeli teens, Eyal Yifrach, Gil-Ad Shaar, and Naftali Frankel, as settlers.
CiF Watch, a CAMERA affiliate, prompts correction of a Robert Fisk article in The Independent which grossly understated the number of Israeli Arabs as "tens of thousands." In fact, there are some 1.6 million.
Recent headlines and political statements have suggested that Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu's request for recognition as a Jewish state is a new and unnecessary requirement by Israel. Why is Israel so insistent upon it?
The false accusation that Israel cages Palestinian children outdoors was repeated in several media outlets before being corrected and repudiated. Yet it continues to gain new life as one Israeli newspaper refuses to set the record straight.
CiF Watch, a CAMERA affiliate, has prompted multiple corrections to a Jan. 1 article in The Independent concerning allegations of torture.
This year, the media have blundered all too many times in reporting on the Middle East. There were, unfortunately, countless potential “winners,” but CAMERA has identified our ten worst offenders.