Islamic State Slowly Closes In On Israel From The North And The South

Islamic State made yet another surprise move Tuesday when a coalition of ISIS-affiliated groups launched an offensive in the Yarmouk River area near the Israeli border in southwest Syria. (for post and opinion click the headline link ...

Iran’s supreme leader backs ‘holy intifada’ to destroy ‘cancer’ Israel

Calling Israel a “cancerous tumor,” Iran’s supreme leader on Tuesday expressed support for a “holy intifada” to eradicate the Jewish state, arguing that the international community is headed toward confrontation with the “Zionist regime. (for post and opinion click headline link ...

The Palestinian state – a state of intimidation, delusion and confusion

The existence of a historic Arab Palestine is delusional. Since there is no factual basis for its existence, the Arabs must somehow create credibility and they are doing this through intimidation and confusion. (for post and headline click the headline link ...

‘We can’t build without coordinating with the U.S.’

Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman on Friday warned against annexation of Judea and Samaria or accelerated construction in the region without coordinating with the United States. (for post and opinion click the headline link ...

Trump & Netanyahu agree: Israel-Gulf peace first

Trump reacted positively to Netanyahu’s proposal to broaden the Israeli-Palestinian peace process to a regional effort as a “very important” new idea “on a broader canvas” which he believed could succeed. (for post and opinion click the headline link ...

Despite Israel’s strength in the region, miscalculations could lead to war

Israel’s geostrategic posture has strengthened over the past year and it remains by far the most formidable power in the region – miscalculations with Hamas or Hezbollah, however, could lead to war. (for post and opinion click the headline link ...

Settlements law spells trouble for Jordan

What does Israel want to do with the Palestinians? The nightmare scenario is that Israel will drive many of them out of the West Bank to the East Bank if it can get away with it, perhaps during a war? ( for post and opinion click the blue headline above ...

Abbas: Palestinians plan to challenge Regulation Law in international court

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas met with French President Francois Hollande in Paris today. During a joint press conference, the two criticized the Regulation Law and spoke out against the Israeli settlements in the West Bank. (for post and opinion click the headline link

In historic first, Israel legalizes West Bank outposts with sweeping new legislation

Controversial law recognizing building on private Palestinian land passes final Knesset votes by 60 to 52, despite warnings it could land Israel in international court. (for post and opinion click the blue link above ...