Daily Archives: 23 August 2011

The UN-recognized state of Palestine, and Israel’s strategic value to the US

In about one month’s time, unless something radical changes on the ground, the Palestinians are going to bring their request for recognition of statehood to the UN. Both Israel and the US are extremely opposed to this action for a … Continue reading

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The most original excuse ever for breaching the ceasefire

Today I was pointed to an article on TV Channel 2 (Hebrew only) (h/t Ido) which must be one of the world’s Best Excuses Evah™. It outshines even “the dog ate my homework”. אחת ההערכות שעלו בנוגע להמשך הירי לאחר … Continue reading

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