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Who is like you O Israel

By Who is like you O Israel | July 25, 2014 | Israel Security

A soldier on the border writes: What's happening here in the staging area [area where soldiers prepare to enter Gaza] is beyond comprehension, not rationally, not emotionally and begs the imagination.

Alexander Joffe and Asaf Romirowsky: Understanding UNRWA

By Alexander Joffe and Asaf Romirowsky: Understanding UNRWA | July 24, 2014 | UNITED NATIONS | More About: Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

The Palestinian refugee issue has been around since 1948. UNRWA, the United Nations institution dedicated to their preservation, has been in existence since 1950.

Erol Araf and Frederick Krantz: International Law and Human Shields

By Prof. Frederick Krantz, DirectorProf. Frederick Krantz, Director | July 17, 2014 | Gaza | More About: Hamas, UNRWA, anti-Israel Bias, Palestinian

INTERNATIONAL LAW AND HUMAN SHIELDS Erol Araf & Frederick Krantz July 17, 2014

Daniel Gal: Sorry!

By Daniel Gal: Sorry! | July 15, 2014 | Israel Security | More About: Hamas

In Israel, Ephraim Kishon is considered one of the most humorous writers among our literati. It is a humor spiced with paprika, like that of his native Hungary.  

Asaf Romirowsky: Out in Left Field

By Asaf Romirowsky: Out in Left Field | July 10, 2014 | BDS Movement | More About: Jewish Left

Twenty years after the Oslo peace process, and now with the collapse of the recent negotiations mediated by John Kerry, Jewish American leftists groups are still trying to figure out what “peace” means. But the problem is that they can’t agree on what the current reality is in the first place.   The late Middle Eastern historian Barry Rubin noted that,

Daniel Pipes: Netanyahu's Steady Hand

By Daniel Pipes: Netanyahu's Steady Hand | July 4, 2014 | Netanyahu, Binyamin | More About: Palestine, jordan

Israel's Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu gave an important speech worthy of discussion when he addressed the Institute for National Security Studies in Tel Aviv on June 29. The following excerpts are from the official translation on the prime minister's office website:    

Isi Leibler: The ‘Klinghoffer’ Opera and the American Jewish Establishment

By Isi Leibler: The ‘Klinghoffer’ Opera and the American Jewish Establishment   | July 1, 2014 | ANTISEMITISM

The debate over the New York Metropolitan Opera’s performance of The Death of Klinghoffer raises serious questions about the functioning of American Jewish leadership.

Isi Leibler: As Europe Slides Into a Dark Age, Jews Must Review Their Future

By Isi Leibler: As Europe Slides Into a Dark Age, Jews Must Review Their Future | June 26, 2014 | EUROPE | More About: Anti-Semitism

Recent developments signal that the prospect of Europe sliding into a new Dark Age is now a horrifying reality. It is as though all the elements negating the open society have been blended into a witches’ brew to undermine Europe’s liberal cultural ethos.  

Isi Leibler: Our Islamic Fundamentalist Adversaries are Inhuman Barbarians

By Isi Leibler:  Our Islamic Fundamentalist Adversaries are Inhuman Barbarians | June 19, 2014 | HAMAS | More About: Israeli-Palestinian Conflict, Mahmoud Abbas, IDF

Fears for the well-being of the abducted teenagers dominate our minds and prayers and we share the pain of their parents and families. And the nation as a whole is displaying the unity that has always been the hallmark of the Jewish people when confronted with such situations.  

Manfred Gerstenfeld: Anti-Zionism in the Post-War USSR and Today's Russia

By Manfred Gerstenfeld: Anti-Zionism in the Post-War USSR and Today's Russia | May 29, 2014 | RUSSIA | More About: Anti-Israelism, Anti-Zionism, Anti-Israel, soviet union

“Anti-Zionism became a significant element of the Soviet Union’s foreign policy toward the end of the 1940s. The Soviet leadership had supported Israel’s creation at the United Nations General Assembly in November 1947. They believed that Israel could become an ally in the Middle East. It rapidly turned out that this would not be the case.  

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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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