Saudi spy chief visits Israel, Ramallah

The director of Saudi Arabia's General intelligence agency, Khalid Bin Ali Al Humaidan, paid surprise visits to Ramallah and Jerusalem on Tuesday and Wednesday, Feb. 21-22. Neither Palestinian nor Israeli officials have confirmed that the visit took place. (for post and opinion click the headline link ...

Ireland and the Palestinians- A powerful bond

Ireland’s Foreign Minister Charles Flanagan stated last week that he is “actively keeping under consideration, on a continuous basis, the question of whether recognition by Ireland in the near future of a state of Palestine might be a helpful step in relation to the Middle East peace process. (for post and opinion click teh headline link ...

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 ...

Tech Investment in Israel Outstrips All of Europe

“Israel is hotter than ever, growing at a rapid pace. $4.8 billion was invested in Israeli technology companies last year, of which 85 percent came from abroad. (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 ...

Hamas: Group’s New Gaza Leader Expected to Model Organization After Hezbollah

On Sinwar’s agenda are plans to turn Hamas’s “military wing into the strongest body in the Gaza Strip,” and to act on “relations with Egypt and the Palestinian Authority in Ramallah, the conflict with Israel and dealing with [Gaza’s] civilian population (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 ...