As Israel is showered with rockets and its southern towns are threatened with assault tunnels, the war in Gaza escalates by the day. A premature ceasefire, however, may be only the prelude for a more devastating round in one year or so. 1,065 more words
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I don’t normally post on the Mid-East, but given the current events, a few articles worth reading which may have escaped attention, including the Government’s. 1,495 more words
After the historic six-month peace deal of sorts between Iran and the P5+1 (the US, Britain, France, Russia, China, and Germany), Israel is not witnessing too many vocal oppositions to the pact within the country, according to various reports. 209 more words
If you read the journalism on the Arab/Israeli conflict on the pro-Israeli side from, say, twenty, twenty-five or thirty years ago, you’ll find writers deriding as insane the idea of a… 863 more words
Tomorrow There Will Be No More Two-State Solution—and Then What?
Ex-Shin Bet head Yuval Diskin warns that Israel’s leaders appear to be dangerously detached from reality… 3,264 more words
An insightful documentary that briefly touches major political moments in the busy and conflicted history of hostility between Israel and Palestine, The Gatekeepers offers a refreshing perspective through the eyes of six men, each of them the head of Israel’s top intelligence agency Shin Bet throughout the past decades. 545 more words