Supporters of continuing the Israeli occupation of Gaza, the West Bank, and East Jerusalem would like global public opinion to believe that the occupation can be maintained and yet Israel can be considered a democracy. A central challenge...Show More Summary
The notorious Clinton operative pushes pro-Israel Libyan in his emails to Hillary, but sells his son’s anti-Israel book in public.
TEL AVIV (Reuters) - Israel wants Iranian recognition before it ratifies an international ban on nuclear bomb tests, an Israeli official said on Wednesday, in a rare public discussion of terms for upgrading from signatory status.
Activists will try to break the sea blockade of the Gaza Strip in journey dismissed by Israel as a "publicity stunt".
Israel: 'We're on our own'. As if to make Oren's case for him, the Obama administration responded to the publication of Ally with neither silence nor a reiteration of American policy toward Israel but with vituperation, demanding that both...
JERUSALEM — This is what happens when you take sides in a quarrel between two leaders who have gone their separate ways. On Tuesday, Michael Oren, a former Israeli ambassador to the United States, wrote an opinion piece in the Wall Street Journal that said, essentially, that the failed relationship between President Obama and Prime Minister […]
JERUSALEM — This is what happens when you take sides in a quarrel between two leaders who have gone their separate ways.On Tuesday, Michael Oren, a former Israeli ambassador to the United States, wrote an opinion piece in the Wall Street...Show More Summary
And we certainly won’t do anything about it. “Kerry ‘absolutely certain’ Assad using chlorine attacks on his people.” The American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) explains the five items that definitely must be in a final deal with Iran. For example, “A good deal must support ‘anytime, anywhere’ inspections – including all military facilities – […]
Anyone passing through the Archaeology Wing of the Israel Museum stops and looks at this glittering wonder: about 2,600 coins of pure gold (24 karat) ? the largest gold cache ever discovered in Israel ? displayed in a specially-designed showcase. Show More Summary
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel signaled readiness on Tuesday to intervene if Syrian refugees were to throng to its armistice line on the Golan Heights, after Israel's Druze Arab minority stepped up a public campaign to help brethren caught up in the civil war next door.
PARIS (Reuters) - French police are investigating death threats made against Orange Chief Executive Stephane Richard following a public row with Israel, a judicial source said on Tuesday.
There are many reasons to resolve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. According to a recent study, there might even be 173 billion reasons. Researchers at the Rand Corporation's Center for Middle East Public Policy recently mounted a study...Show More Summary
Public opinion on the Iran nuclear deal provides mixed signals for the President and Congress, according to a new Zogby Analytics poll. On the deal itself, the poll asked 909 likely voters nationwide which of the statements represented their views more: Continue present negotiations between the major powers and Iran that [...]
Just as details of a secret alliance between Saudi Arabia and Israel against Iran begin to emerge, a new survey reveals that it isn’t just the Saudi government that’s changing its tone on the Jewish state: it’s also the Saudi public...
Zachi Evenor / (CC BY 2.0) Israeli Corporal Shachar Berrin was sentenced to a week in prison for the charge of participating “in a political meeting, while in uniform, in the presence of the media.” The army’s history of punishing soldiers’...Show More Summary
An Israeli soldier who was jailed earlier this week for eating a non-kosher sandwich has been freed after the army agreed to release him following a wave of public pressure. The soldier, who recently immigrated to Israel from America, was initially jailed for 11 days after eating a sandwich...
Peter Beinart says that Jewish public opinion in the U.S. doesn't matter on Israel yet because Sheldon Adelson has too much money. But the community leadership plays an important role. A look at the totalitarian nature of the Israel lobby inside Jewish life, and how it may be breaking up.
Israel doesn't have to worry about any consequences for its blatant and public efforts to derail a major U.S. diplomatic initiative.
Shachar Berrin, IDF soldier of 19, is going to prison for a week because during the public filming of a television program on May 14, he spoke about the widespread racism he has seen among Israeli occupation forces. He recalled an incident in which an Israeli soldier told fellow IDF troops to stop harassing Christian tourists because “come on, they are people, not Palestinians.”
A bill to penalize those who boycott Israel that passed both houses of the Illinois General Assembly May 18th places the economic welfare of Israel before U.S. interests, tacitly endorses the full annexation of the West Bank into Israel, and violates our country's First Amendment rights.