Category Archives: Mideast news

Iran and Syria are playing with fire in northern Israel

While we were sleeping on Friday night an Iranian drone invaded Israeli airspace. Israel shot the drone down and then went on the attack against Iranian air positions in Syria. The Syrians opened massive anti-aircraft fire against Israeli jets, causing … Continue reading

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Vice President Mike Pence’s visit to Israel

Earlier this week the American Vice President Mike Pence and his wife arrived in Israel on an official two-day visit, and it was a roaring success. I will take the liberty of quoting from the wonderful journalist and commentator Arlene … Continue reading

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Mahmoud Abbas’ tirade: antisemitic conspiracy theories and historical revisionism

Earlier this week Palestinian “President-for-Life” Mahmoud Abbas delivered an anti-Israel and anti-American tirade almost unprecedented in his career for its historical revisionism, antisemitic conspiracy theories, its ugly insults and its effect of burning all his bridges. The PA leader delivered … Continue reading

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Why there cannot be peace between Israel and the Palestinians

Against the constant background noise of international peace-processors, do-gooders, ill-wishers, politicians, diplomats and pundits, it is refreshing to listen to someone who not only knows the facts but has experienced it all for himself. Watch award-winning Israeli Arab journalist Khaled … Continue reading

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Iran protests: is the regime in danger?

(Apologies for the lack of posting this past week. I was somewhat preoccupied with the shiva.) When I came back online I discovered that Iran has been undergoing massive popular protests that might possibly even threaten the regime. It seems … Continue reading

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Updated: Mordechai Kedar destroys Arab claims to Jerusalem on Al-Jazeera – full video with subtitles

When posted the video of Mordechai Kedar speaking on Al-Jazeera TV, I only had a subtitled version of a 2 minute segment. I noted that I didn’t have the full video with English subtitles and that I would update if … Continue reading

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