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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2967

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More Asian Muslims Build Ties with Israel; Malaysia Demurs

By Dr. Richard L. Benkin

With its unilateral withdrawal from Gaza last year, Israel found leaders from Muslim Asia virtually standing in line for some sort of contact with the Jewish State. In the months that followed the initial contacts, informed diplomatic sources were almost ecstatic with the actual and expected contacts. One individual told a Muslim leader wavering over the matter that if he does not act soon, he will find his country belatedly doing it anyway, but without the diplomatic bounce and other benefits that others will no doubt see.

Australian SBS reporter produced fiction from his imagination – Col. Karuna's group

Aaron Lewis, the reporter who put together the telecast program "Sri Lanka’s Shadow War" on Special Broadcasting Corporation (SBS), based in Sydney Australia, has been accused of using his imagination to produce fiction by the TamilEela Makal Viduthalai Pulikal (the breakaway group from the LTTE led by Col. Karuna).Post your comments