Tag Archives: US

News catch-up: Palestinian claims; the US vote

In case you were wondering why I’ve gone quiet during a rather noisy news cycle, it’s because I’m on a much-needed mini-break in Eilat. But holiday or not, it’s hard to avoid the news entirely, so here is a very … Continue reading

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Obama lied about the Iran Deal, lies about Israel’s support, lies about Iran ransom payment

Presidents have been impeached for less. On Thursday last week Barack Obama came out with a breathtaking lie. I literally gasped out loud when I read his outrageous statement that “even Israel now says we were right on the Iran … Continue reading

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Despite all the pressures, two huge #BDSFails

With all the panicky talk of Israel’s diplomatic and economic isolation due to BDS, the stories of academic boycotts (or at least attempted ones), and the upcoming academic pogrom known as “Israel Apartheid Week” which is slated to take place … Continue reading

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The EU and the US ganging up on Israel

In what could be termed “a perfect storm”, both the EU and the US have chosen this precise moment,at a time when we are under constant attack by Palestinian terrorists in our streets and our homes, to defame us, to … Continue reading

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Who’s fighting whom in Syria?

I was planning to write about the Syrian civil war some time ago but then events in Israel overtook me.  Make no mistake, the “knife intifada” – which includes stones, rocks and car-rammings too – is still ongoing, but it’s … Continue reading

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Nukes? What nukes? The US delusions about Iran

The level of self-delusion to which the US Administration is submitting itself in order to justify the Iran deal would be highly comical if it were not so breath-takingly dangerous.  It has reached a state where the US is contradicting … Continue reading

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