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Iranian-Backed Terror Cell Dismantled in Central Africa (i24News via Daily Alert)

By   /  April 20, 2019  /  International, Mid. East news, Terrorism  /  No Comments

Apr. 19, 2019 Iranian-Backed Terror Cell Dismantled in Central Africa (i24News) Iran paid the leader of the central African Seneka militia, Michel Djotodia, $150,000 for terror recruitment with the aim to destabilize any African country with diplomatic relations with Israel. The terror cell was uncovered and dismantled in Chad, where Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu visited […]

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U.S. Special Envoy Greenblatt Keeps Challenging Palestinian Leadership (J. Post via Daily Alert)

By   /  April 20, 2019  /  International, Mid. East news  /  No Comments

Apr. 19, 2019 U.S. Special Envoy Greenblatt Keeps Challenging Palestinian Leadership Jason Greenblatt, the U.S. Special Envoy for Middle East negotiations, has been engaged in a Twitter debate for the last two days with Palestinian Prime Minister Mohammad Shtayyeh over the direction of the Israeli-Palestinian peace process. When Shtayyeh accused the U.S. of declaring “financial […]

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What Is Behind the Opposition to Peace with Israel? by Bassam Tawil (Gatestone Inst.)

By   /  April 19, 2019  /  Islamic fundamentalism, Israel, Mid. East news  /  No Comments

Apr. 6, 2019 The anti-Israel campaign in the Arab and Islamic world sees peace with Israel — and not failed leadership, bad economic policies and corruption — as the biggest threat to Arabs and Muslims. Recognizing Israel’s right to exist is also seen by many Arabs and Muslims as a humiliation to their values, their […]

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Israel’s Election Didn’t Kill Hope for Peace. It Was Already Dead. by Daniel Gordis (Bloomberg News)

By   /  April 18, 2019  /  International, Israel, Mid. East news, Terrorism  /  No Comments

Apr. 17, 2019 Jewish and Palestinian positions are entrenched, and no party offered ideas for changing that. There is no “deal” now or in the foreseeable future primarily because the Palestinians have still not made peace with the idea that a Jewish state is here to stay. When Hamas, which controls Gaza, started its “March […]

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PLO Position Paper Confirms There’s No Partner for Peace – Brig.-Gen. (res.) Yossi Kuperwasser (TOI via Daily Alert)

By   /  April 18, 2019  /  incitement, Lies & Deceptions, Mid. East news, Terrorism  /  No Comments

Apr. 18, 2019 PLO Position Paper Confirms There’s No Partner for Peace – Brig.-Gen. (res.) Yossi Kuperwasser (Times of Israel)ob The “PLO Committee for Interaction with Israeli Society” recently published a detailed, 37-page position paper in Hebrew explaining its positions regarding relations with Israel. The writers are careful not to use the term “the Jewish people” […]

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Failing at the ballot box, Jewish Left lashes out, by Stephen M. Flatow (JNS via Israel Hayom)

By   /  April 18, 2019  /  International, Israel, Lies & Deceptions, Mid. East news  /  No Comments

Apr. 17, 2019 “Abba Eban…said to Der Spiegel on Nov. 5, 1969: “We have openly said that the map will never again by the same as on June 4, 1967. For us, this is a matter of security and of principles. The June map is for us equivalent to insecurity and danger. I do not exaggerate when […]

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German Government: Anti-Israel, Pro-Iran by Stefan Frank (Gatestone Inst.)

By   /  April 17, 2019  /  anti-Semitism, friends/enemies, hypocricy, International, Islamic fundamentalism, Israel, Mid. East news  /  No Comments

Apr. 17, 2019 Supporting one-sided resolutions against Israel is not Germany’s only unfriendly act against the Jewish state. Chancellor Angela Merkel has put pressure on other European Union states so that they do not transfer their embassies to Israel’s capital. Stopping the murder of Israelis is also not on the German government’s agenda. Last year […]

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Hamas’s Honesty and the Deal of the Century by Khaled Abu Toameh (Gatestone Inst.)

By   /  April 17, 2019  /  Islamic fundamentalism, Mid. East news, Terrorism  /  No Comments

Apr. 17, 2019 Hamas leader Yahya Sinwar’s threats serve as a reminder that Hamas and other Palestinian terror group consider Israel one big settlement that needs to be annihilated. Above all, Hamas has never accepted the “two-state solution” or changed its charter, which explicitly states: “When our enemies usurp some Islamic lands, Jihad [holy war] […]

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Iranian Woman Who Became Symbol of Resistance Sentenced to Prison for Removing Headscarf (The Tower via The Israel Project’s Daily Tip)

By   /  April 17, 2019  /  Human Rights, International, Islamic fundamentalism, Mid. East news  /  No Comments

Apr. 17, 2019 An Iranian woman who removed her obligatory Islamic headscarf in a public protest in 2017 has been sentenced to one year in prison, her lawyer said Sunday. Vida Movahed became a symbol of resistance after authorities arrested her on the first day of nationwide anti-regime protests. Demonstrations had broken out in the Islamic Republic […]

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25 YEARS AFTER OSLO: THE ELEPHANT IN THE ROOM, by Robert L. Meyer (FPM)

By   /  April 17, 2019  /  Islam, Islamic fundamentalism, Mid. East news  /  No Comments

Apr. 17, 2019 Is it possible for Muslim Palestinians to make peace with Israel? Click here for full article

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