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Daniel Pipes: How Turkey Went Bad

By Daniel Pipes: How Turkey Went Bad | October 3, 2014 | TURKEY | More About: Erdogan

Only twelve years ago, the Republic of Turkey was correctly seen as a stalwart NATO ally, the model of a pro-Western Muslim state, and a bridge between Europe and the Middle East. A strong military bond with the Pentagon undergirded broader economic and cultural ties with Americans.

Baruch Cohen: The Shofar's Call: Yom Kippur 5775

By Baruch Cohen, Research ChairmanBaruch Cohen, Research Chairman | October 1, 2014 | Jewish World | More About: Yom Kippur

                                            In Loving Memory of Malca z”l The shofar, New Year’s symbol, blows

Baruch Cohen: NEW YEAR 5775: a Few Thoughts

By Baruch Cohen, Research ChairmanBaruch Cohen, Research Chairman | September 23, 2014 | Jewish World | More About: Rosh Hashana

Rosh Hashanah is called the Day of Judgement. Taking the three steps that places him before God with every Amidah prayer, a Jew on Rosh Hashanah takes his/her stand before eternity.

David Bensoussan: LA COALITION INTERNATIONALE CONTRE L’ÉTAT ISLAMIQUE : LENDEMAINS INCERTAINS

By David Bensoussan: LA COALITION INTERNATIONALE CONTRE L’ÉTAT ISLAMIQUE : LENDEMAINS INCERTAINS | September 23, 2014 | IRAQ | More About: Syria, Islamic Fundamentalism, islamic terrorism

Comment expliquer le succès de l’État islamique, alias Da’ech, au Moyen-Orient ?

David Bensoussan: Isaïe – Lecture commentée

By David Bensoussan: Isaïe – Lecture commentée | September 19, 2014 | Jewish History | More About: Judaism, Book review

Isaïe – Lecture commentée David Bensoussan, Le livre d’Isaïe, lecture commentée, Les Éditions Du Lys ISBN  978-2-922505-24-5  & Les Éditions du Marais, ISBN  978-2-923721-52-1, 278 p., 2014.  

Daniel Pipes: Hello, Kurdistan

By Daniel Pipes: Hello, Kurdistan | September 11, 2014 | MIDDLE EAST | More About: Syria, Iraq, Kurdistan

Before welcoming the emerging state of Kurdistan in northern Iraq, I confess to having opposed its independence in the past.

Asaf Romirowsky and Nicole Brackman: United Nations Agency Exposed as a Tool for Hamas

By Asaf Romirowsky and Nicole Brackman: United Nations Agency Exposed as a Tool for Hamas | September 5, 2014 | UNITED NATIONS | More About: Hamas

After a shelling outside an United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees school in Rafah where at least 10 more Palestinian civilians were tragically killed, State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki came out with a harsh statement, saying that "the United States is appalled by today's disgraceful shelling” and urging Israel to do more to "avoid civilian casual

Frederick Krantz: OBAMA, IRAQ, AND SYRIA—BACK TO “BOOTS ON THE GROUND”?

By Prof. Frederick Krantz, DirectorProf. Frederick Krantz, Director | September 1, 2014 | UNITED STATES | More About: Barack Obama, Syria, Iraq, Kurds

These are portentous days in the global village. Having fiddled while Mosul burned, Barack Obama’s studied foreign policy passivity was finally shattered by TV scenes of tens of thousands of Yazidi sect members fleeing genocide at the hands of advancing Islamic State murderers marching through their villages towards the key Kurdish town of Irbil.   

Paul Merkley: The Death Knell Sounds for the Christians of Iraq

By Paul Merkley: The Death Knell Sounds for the Christians of Iraq | August 22, 2014 | Christian- Muslim Relations | More About: Kurds

In just a few weeks the government of Iraq lost control of most of Western Iraq and Northern Iraq.

Frederick Krantz: Address to the Jewish People

By Prof. Frederick Krantz, DirectorProf. Frederick Krantz, Director | August 20, 2014 | Israel Security

On August 20, 1940 Winston Churchill, Great Britain's new Prime Minister, addressing Parliament as the desperate Battle of Britain continued, with the final victory of the RAF over the Luftwaffe's assault against  England still in the balance, said of Fighter Command, "Never on the field of human conflict has so much been owed by so many to so few". 

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Prof. Frederick Krantz, Director Prof. Frederick Krantz, Director (Canadian Institute for Jewish Research)

Rob Coles (Canadian Institute for Jewish Research) Rob Coles (Canadian Institute for Jewish Research)

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