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Rubio speaks out forcefully in support of Israel; Obama not so much

Why America Must Stand with Israel Right Now
by Senator Marco Rubio
October 8, 2015

And what has been the Obama administration’s response to weeks of official Palestinian incitement, anti-Semitism, and violence? 90 more words

Israel & Middle East

Abbas with two constituencies, two messages [SATIRE]

Abbas Appeals For Calm, More Killing
October 8, 2015

“Violence is not our way,” stressed Abbas. “Now go forth and defend Jerusalem with all your might, for every drop of blood spilled there is sacred!”  117 more words

Israel & Middle East

Jerusalem: The Price Of Despair

In recent weeks, an upsurge in violence in Jerusalem has brought the embattled city back into the headlines. According to Danny Seidemann, founder of Terrestrial Jerusalem and one of the leading experts on the city, this violence, boiling at a level unseen in Jerusalem since 1967, actually began over a year ago, and it is not just another spoke in the “cycle of violence.” 124 more words

Benjamin Netanyahu

As ministers blame Abbas, IDF says he’s working against violence

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas is working to prevent violence and terror attacks, according to an assessment by the IDF Intelligence Directorate, which emerged on Wednesday in the midst of a series of Palestinian terror attacks in Israel and the West Bank. 366 more words

Daily News

Analysis: Abbas holding back a new intifada, but for how long?

Throughout the current wave of violence, and away from public rhetoric, Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas continues to be perceived by Israel’s defense establishment as a key restraining factor, though there is concern within quarters of the IDF that Abbas’s ability to hold back a new intifada is growing weaker. 465 more words

Daily News

Huge wave of terror hits Israel

In a way my headline is misleading since it should be noted that most of these terror attacks were “minor” – if minor means “only” stone-throwing, stabbings with injuries but no deaths, and other assorted mayhem.  1,446 more words

Israel News

Abbas to West: We yearn for peace...Abbas to Palestinians: Kill the Jews

Abbas Calls for Murder, Palestinians Attack
by Khaled Abu Toameh
October 7, 2015

The Palestinian Authority (PA) and its leaders, including President Mahmoud Abbas, cannot evade responsibility for the latest wave of terror attacks against Israelis in Jerusalem and the West Bank… 96 more words

Israel & Middle East