Category Archives: International relations

Good News Friday

It’s the shortest Friday in the year but there’s still time for a  Good News Friday post. 🙂 Starting with reason #237,689 for why I love my crazy little country. Two years ago an Israeli businessman who previously headed the Israeli … Continue reading

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Who will rid me of this troublesome Kerry?

The answer to my rhetorical question in the title is President-elect Donald Trump. In a parting shot at his nemesis, outgoing Secretary of State John Kerry takes aim at Binyamin Netanyahu, the settlements, and Israel. His Jeremiad sounds awfully familiar, … Continue reading

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Kaf tet beNovember, the Palestinians want a do-over and the UN cooperates

It’s that strangely titled day again, Kaf Tet beNovember, the 29th of November when Israel mixes the Hebrew letter-numbering system of the Jewish calendar to mark a civil calendar date. On this day in 1947 the UN voted for partition of … Continue reading

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Haifa fires die down, many others break out – #Israelfires

The devastating wildfires in Haifa appear to have died down, and now one can see the level of damage caused to the city: Aerial footage of fire damage in Haifahttps://t.co/k2Vo1g1pQl pic.twitter.com/0LehzW4xkS — Ynetnews (@ynetnews) November 26, 2016 However other fires … Continue reading

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Good News Friday

I must apologize for the lack of posting during this past week. Life simply got in the way. But never mind, thank goodness it’s Friday and time for another Good News Friday post. First on my list is some good … Continue reading

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Good News Friday

What a week it’s been! This time last week, how many of us were dreading the election of Hilary Clinton and the effective continuation of Obama’s administration? What a turnaround there was! Not that Donald Trump is exactly the knight … Continue reading

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