Tag Archives: Amir Peretz

Guest post: Israel and “The Next Lebanon War”

This is a guest post by Brian Goldfarb, a frequent commenter and occasional guest-writer on this blog. Western military analysts have, for many years now, designated the Israeli Defence Force (IDF) as the best small army in the world. This, … Continue reading

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Interesting facts about Iron Dome

While working my way through the Times of Israel’s excellent live blog yesterday, I came upon a couple of interesting mini-articles, buried within the live blog, about the Iron Dome anti-missile system which I felt deserved their own space. First, the … Continue reading

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Why is this man still a member of the Knesset?

MK Ahmed Tibi, from the UAL-Ta’al (United Arab List) party, visited the convicted terrorist Marwan Barghouti in jail yesterday, calling for the release of this brave “freedom fighter”. “Marwan Barghouti is like the Palestinian people; he’s unwilling to surrender to … Continue reading

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