Netanyahu’s true electoral rival

editor 2 March 2015

By Caroline Glick.. Officially, the election on March 17 is among Israelis. Depending on how we vote, either Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu will remain in office and form the next government led by his Likud party, or Isaac Herzog and Tzipi Livni will form a government. But unofficially, a far greater electoral drama is unfolding. Read more »

 

Tongue-tied: Arab and Jewish Jerusalemites are flocking to study the other’s language

editor 2 March 2015

By Nir Hasson.. Arabs need Hebrew to work in the west of the city, which is coming off its most violent year in decades; Jews have more varied reasons for learning Arabic. Read more »

 

Je Suis Bunch of Folks In a Deli

editor 2 March 2015

By Paula R. Stern.. Spin is the job of the State Department and White House spokespeople. This is what they do and I try to remind myself that despite their attempts to fulfill the terms of their employment, somewhere deep down underneath they have a brain that is saying, “Did I just say that? Sheesh, could he make my life any harder?” and “No one, nowhere, is going to believe this no matter what I say.” Read more »

 

Important interviews from the Voice of Israel

editor 1 March 2015

By Voice of Israel (VOI).. In February 2015, the Voice of Israel broadcast a number important interviews. These (three) interviews can be viewed and listened to below. The first interview is with former Arkansas Governor and presumptive presidential candidate Mike Huckabee who told VOI’s Dan Diker that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu must deliver his scheduled speech before the US Congress, emphasizing that it should be seen in the same historic context as Churchill’s wartime speeches to the House of Commons and FDR’s speeches to the American people after world War II. Read more »

 

Christian groups recognized for aiding Ukrainian Jews

editor 1 March 2015

By JPost.. “Today, as Christian organizations help us save Jewish lives every day in Ukraine, it is particularly important to show our appreciation,” Natan Sharansky says. The Jewish Agency for Israel honored several Christian groups for their role in aliya operations from Ukraine during a ceremony in Jerusalem on Wednesday (February 25, 2015). Groups honored for assisting the Jewish Agency include The International Christian Embassy Jerusalem, Ebenezer International, Ebenezer Hilfsfonds Deutschland, Ezra International, Christians for Israel, the Patmos Foundation, One Mission, and the Kim Clement Center. Read more »

 

Iran opposition unveils ‘secret’ Tehran nuclear site

editor 28 February 2015

By Agence des Feuilles Politiques (AFP).. Washington (AFP) – An exiled Iranian opposition group Tuesday (February 24, 2015) accused Tehran of running a “secret” uranium enrichment site close to Tehran, which it said violated ongoing talks with global powers on a nuclear deal. Read more »

 

Now we know who to believe on Iran

editor 28 February 2015

By David Horovitz.. The Obama administration claimed Israel was misrepresenting its deal with the ayatollahs. Reports from Geneva indicate Israel’s concerns were all too accurate. In an op-ed on February 9, 2015, I suggested that Israel’s opposition leader, Isaac Herzog, should stand alongside Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu before Congress on March 3, to underline “their common conviction that the regime in Tehran cannot be appeased and must be faced down.” Read more »

 

The Appalling Talk of Boycotting Netanyahu

editor 28 February 2015

By Alan M. Dershowitz.. Congress has every right, and even an obligation, to hear the Israeli leader speak about the Iranian threat. As a liberal Democrat who twice campaigned for President Barack Obama , I am appalled that some Democratic members of Congress are planning to boycott the speech of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on March 3 to a joint session of Congress. At bottom, this controversy is not mainly about protocol and politics—it is about the constitutional system of checks and balances and the separation of powers. Read more »

 

Ya’alon: Nuclear deal with ‘messianic, apocalyptic’ Iran will endanger Israel and West

editor 28 February 2015

By Reuters and Gili Cohen.. Iran and U.S.: Nuclear talks ‘serious and useful, still a long way to go; negotiations to resume next week. Officials from Iran and the United States on Monday (February 23, 2015) said that the talks on Tehran’s disputed nuclear program in Geneva have progressed, but that there was still “a long way to go” before a resolution can be reached. Read more »

 

Russia Offers to Sell Powerful Air-Defense System to Iran

editor 27 February 2015

By James Marson.. Russia has offered to sell the powerful Antey-2500 air-defense system to Iran, said Sergei Chemezov, chief executive of the Russian defense conglomerate Rostec. A 2007 contract to supply the less-advanced S-300 system was canceled in 2010 after U.S. and Israeli pressure. Read more »


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