Category Archives: Israel & Middle East

He admitted, “I hated America. The Jews were the reason for all the evil in the world”

AISH Former Muslim Terrorist and Holocaust Survivor Confront Prejudice by Ronda Robinson October 25, 2020 The two men stretch out their left forearms – one white, one brown, both bearing the number A10491. The former belongs to Irving Roth, 91, … Continue reading

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“This display of the #IDF’s technological capability could serve to discourage #Hamas and #PalestinianIslamicJihad from wasting further funds on cross-border tunnels”

JNS Israel’s underground anti-tunnel barrier passes crucial test by Yaakov Lappin October 23, 2020 Israel’s underground anti-tunnel barrier and detection system passed an important test this week when the Israel Defense Forces announced that for the first time, the barrier’s … Continue reading

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Announcement of Israel-Sudan peace deal comes after US president signs order taking Sudan off list of state sponsors of terrorism, 3rd Israeli normalization deal with Arab states in recent months

TIMES OF ISRAEL In call with Netanyahu, Sudan leaders, Trump announces Israel-Sudan peace deal by Jacob Magid and Agencies October 23, 2020 US President Donald Trump announced Friday that Sudan will start to normalize ties with Israel, making it the … Continue reading

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#SaebErekat’s condition worsens

JERUSALEM POST Sick with COVID-19, Saeb Erekat’s organs start to deteriorate by Maayan Jaffe-Hoffman October 24, 2020 Chief Palestinian negotiator Saeb Erekat’s medical condition is worsening, according to the head of Hadassah University Medical Center, where he is being treated. … Continue reading

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The Mideast “can no longer remain captive to the destructive ideas of extremists who view history as a continuum of inevitable conflict”

TIMES OF ISRAEL An Emirati perspective on the UAE-Israel peace agreement by Lea Suissa October 19, 2020 …The UAE pursues the interests of its people in all circumstances. It views the normalization of the UAE’s relationship with Israel as a … Continue reading

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“The Palestinian Authority no longer hides its disdain for President Trump and openly hopes for Joe Biden’s victory in the upcoming U.S. presidential elections”

JERUSALEM CENTER FOR PUBLIC AFFAIRS The Palestinians’ View of the U.S. Elections by Yoni Ben Menachem October 19, 2020 Four difficult years have passed for the PA and its leader since President Trump took office. Senior Fatah sources say that … Continue reading

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US instituted sanctions as other JCPOA signatories (our “allies” in the war on terror) rejected extending embargo

JERUSALEM POST UN arms embargo on Iran ends by Lahav Harkov and Seth J. Frantzman October 18, 2020 The UN arms embargo on Iran expired after 13 years on Sunday, as the signatories of the Iran Deal refused to cooperate … Continue reading

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The Israeli diplomats under cover in Bahrain “all had cover stories, backed up by unconvincing LinkedIn profiles”

AXIOS Israel’s secret embassy in Bahrain by Barak Ravid October 20, 2020 Israel has been conducting undercover diplomacy in Bahrain for more than a decade through a front company listed as a commercial consulting firm…The existence of the covert diplomatic … Continue reading

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“Many Jews believe that the only way to maintain their standing as liberals, guilty of white privilege, is to back Black Lives Matter”

AMERICANS FOR PEACE AND TOLERANCE New APT video analyzes the Black Lives Matter organization’s attitude to Jews and Zionism October 18, 2020 These are anxious times: the arc of justice is not bending our way. We are witnessing the demise … Continue reading

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New IDF division marks the arrival “of new advanced operational methods and abilities alongside coordination between ground, air, intelligence and cyber forces”

JNS A look into the IDF’s mysterious new elite unit that could revolutionize the battlefield by Yaakov Lappin October 20, 2020 In the summer of 2019, the Israel Defense Forces formed a completely new kind of elite unit, and many … Continue reading

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