UK Refuses Palestinian Demand for Balfour Declaration Apology

The United Kingdom has rejected a request by the Palestinians to apologize for the 1917 Balfour Declaration, which helped pave the way for the founding of the state of Israel ...

ANALYSIS: HOW THE KING OF JORDAN BROUGHT THE MIDDLE EAST TO TRUMP

When Trump was sworn in, there were fears among Middle Eastern leaders that his brash and spur-of-the-moment personality would lead him to act the way he spoke. King Abdullah of Jordan was particularly concerned about Trump’s plan to move the embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem ...

Will EU take the lead on two-state solution?

With Brexit, a new European coalition is emerging that will be the main contributor to the shaping and defining of EU foreign and Middle East policy. (for post and opinion click the headline link ...

Arab Summit All About Iran

All 15 resolutions passed by the Arab summit which took place in Jordan Wednesday, March 29, were devoted to an indictment of Iran, its Revolutionary Guards Corps and Lebanese surrogate, Hizballah. (for post and opinion click the headline link ...

TRUMP EMBRACES THE PLO FANTASY

According to media reports, Trump told Abbas – whose legal term in office ended eight years ago – that he views him as a legitimate leader. (for post and opinion click the headline link ...

Soldier Who Murdered 7 Israeli Schoolgirls to Be Granted Early Release From Jordanian Prison

Ahmed Daqamseh killed the Israeli schoolgirls in a shooting rampage at the “Island of Peace” post on the Israeli-Jordanian border. The girls had been visiting Jordan on a school trip. (for post and opinion click the 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 ...

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, Hollande meet to continue the work of the Paris Peace Conference

JPost: Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas and French President Francois Hollande will meet in two weeks to follow up on the results of the international conference which took place in Paris on January 15, the PA president said on Wednesday. Opinion ...