Category Archives: Israel & Middle East

“Netanyahu swiftly expressed concern last Friday after Secretary of State Tony Blinken said the U.S. was prepared to begin nuclear talks with Iran aimed at restoring the 2015 deal”

AXIOS Scoop: U.S. and Israel to convene strategic forum on Iran by Barak Ravid February 24, 2021 The United States and Israel have elected to reconvene a strategic working group on Iran, with the first round of talks on intelligence surrounding … Continue reading

Posted in Islam, Israel & Middle East, Politics | Tagged , | Leave a comment

In a letter to the incoming ICC prosecutor, a group of 16 leaders, including the former premiers of Canada, Australia, Spain and Uruguay, state their concern at the “unprecedented campaign of delegitimization against Israel.”

JNS Former world leaders take stand against ICC investigation of Israel by Ariel Kahana February 22, 2021 A group of former heads of state and high-ranking ministers on Friday sent a letter to newly-appointed International Criminal Court prosecutor Karim Khan, … Continue reading

Posted in Israel & Middle East, Politics | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

#SNL helps promote libel that Israel withholds vaccine from #Palestinians

BREITBART ‘Saturday Night Live‘ Blasted for Antisemitic Joke About Israel and Coronavirus Vaccines by Joel B. Pollak February 21, 2021 Saturday Night Live is being criticized for a joke by Michael Che during the show’s most recent broadcast that suggested … Continue reading

Posted in Israel & Middle East, Jewish, Politics | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Former Israeli senior defense officials express support for Biden’s position not to lift Iran sanctions unless it returns to 2015 deal

JERUSALEM POST Ex-IDF generals, top Mossad officials urge Biden to return to Iran deal by Staff February 22, 2021 A group of former top officials from Israel’s Atomic Energy Commission, the IDF and the Mossad sent a letter on Monday … Continue reading

Posted in Islam, Israel & Middle East, Politics | Tagged , | Leave a comment

#SNL “The comedian revealed something important about today’s left. The sooner we get the joke, the better”

TABLET MAG Thank You, Michael Che! by Liel Leibovitz February 22, 2021 …Sadly, too many of us hear “I hate you” and translate it into “let’s talk about this.” which is why so many smart Jews who ought to know … Continue reading

Posted in Israel & Middle East, Jewish, Politics | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

“BDS has made life worse for Palestinian Arabs, the very people they falsely claim to help”

GATESTONE The Duped Generation that Supports BDS by Richard Kemp February 23, 2021 Yet again we approach the depths of the annual Jew Hate Week around the world. Its organizers know better than to call it what it is. They … Continue reading

Posted in Israel & Middle East, Jewish, Politics | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Israel ‘Green Pass’ will allow vaccinated and recovered access to sport and culture events

TIMES OF ISRAEL Israel reopens stores, malls, gyms Sunday in major easing of COVID restrictions by Staff February 20, 2021 Israel is set to roll back some of the major restrictions imposed in late December as part of a third … Continue reading

Posted in Israel & Middle East | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

“Israel believes that going back to the old agreement will pave Iran’s path to a nuclear arsenal”

JERUSALEM POST Israel: US paving path to Iranian nuclear bomb with push to rejoin JCPOA by Tovah Lazaroff, Reuters February 19, 2021 Israel warned that the United States was helping Iran develop a nuclear weapons arsenal with its decision late … Continue reading

Posted in Islam, Israel & Middle East, Politics | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Israeli woman freed by Syria while Israel returned two shepherds to the Syria-controlled side of the Golan Heights

AL JAZEERA Israel and Syria conclude Russia-mediated prisoner swap February 19, 2021 Syria released an Israeli woman after Israel returned two shepherds to the Syrian-controlled side of the Golan Heights amid a Russian-mediated prisoner swap. The woman, who has not … Continue reading

Posted in Israel & Middle East, Politics | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

“A Holocaust survivor tells a fellow shopper she only eats that jam because company’s owners saved her family from the Nazis, but secretive French family isn’t commenting”

FORWARD Is Bonne Maman the anti-Nazi jam? The internet wants to think so by Gabe Friedman and Philissa Cramer February 18, 2021 The heartwarming story has been hard to miss: A law professor is shopping at his local grocery store … Continue reading

Posted in Israel & Middle East, Jewish | Tagged , | Leave a comment