Ming Pao says in its report titled “Abducted woman rescued on train after 5 years”, “A woman was rescued on a train for Lanzhou after being abducted for 5 years. Two men were detained by the police for investigation
Lanzhou Morning Daily said in its report on May 12 that when Qingdao-to-Lanzhou K1027 train left Weifang Station, Xu Weiwei, a crew member in charge of hard-seat carriage no. 13 of the Lanzhou Passenger Train Crew District on duty on the train, found a young woman sitting in the toilet and weeping all the time. Upon enquiry, one of the two men traveling along with the woman told Xu that he was a native of Tianshui, Gansu Province and that the woman was his wife. He brought the woman out to work two months before but unexpectedly his wife had recently had some mental problem. He and his relative were bringing…
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Back in April we noted that the image of BBC employee Jihad Masharawi holding the body of his son Omar had been used by the Iranian regime-linked ‘Islamic Human Rights Commission’ at an anti-Israel protest in London.
Blogger Richard Millett has recorded another instance of the use of the same image in recent days by the same organization, also in London.
As we previously remarked:
“Is the BBC responsible for the fact that Khomeinist sympathisers intent upon Israel’s destruction and the spread of hate speech against Jews use that image to promote their cause? No.
Is the BBC responsible for the fact that the picture of a father carrying his son who was killed as a result of a terrorist missile can be misrepresented as an image depicting Israeli “murder”? Yes.
Because if BBC journalists in the Gaza Strip at the time had adhered to their own editorial guidelines on…
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It is difficult for westerners to understand the Arab middle east. It is also difficult for the Arab middle east to understand western democracy.The whole region is going up in flames.