"The 'peace research' funds are an open cheque for leftist ideologues and their activities." Annnnnnnnd? So? When did "leftist ideology" become illegal, or even illegitimate? I'll point out that most of the "rightest ideologue Non-Government Organizations" have very little need for foreign funds. But that's because So Very Much of their operating funds has been funnelled to them (via a suitable number of cutouts, of course)from "the government of Israel".
Egypt to hold parliamentary election in 2 phases starting Oct 18-19 (Reuters)
from the article: Leftists denounce new bill on NGO funding as 'McCarthyist'