Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Thoughts from Norway: Palestinian schools promote war  against Jews

The Norwegian Foreign Minister now has an important issue on her table. It demands great courage, because it involves a change from previous policies. The former Foreign Minister, Børge Brende, last years halted  a...

How not to make friends and influence people

If ever one needed a crash course on the techniques involved in making or losing friends, recent events provided glorious examples…writes Michael Kuttner. USA Vice President, Mike Pence, fake “peace” partner spokespersons and various EU politicians...

Palestinians ‘will get what they need’ without US aid, analysts say

Sitting beside Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum in Davos, President Donald Trump made it clear on Thursday that the US will withhold aid money from the...

Reporters Diary, 2011-2014:  When Israel was swamped with MIGRANT WORKERS – Not with Asylum...

May 1, 2012: The worker’s holiday. Placards were distributed that day by Israel’s National Labor Federation, the Histadrut, which called on workers in Israel to march that day under the banner of “WE ARE...

Make sure that any Israel military withdrawal will not result in rockets being launched...

Despite the conventional wisdom that the core issues — such as Jerusalem or the fate of Israeli settlements beyond the 1949 armistice lines — are the major stumbling blocks to an agreement, the issue...

Tunnel vision…writes Michael Kuttner

Tunnels have been in the news recently. Whether it is underground structures designed to bring terror to Israelis, infrastructure dug deep into the earth providing revolutionary transport between cities or our “peace partners” losing their...

World Israel News – Palestinian UN agency requires ‘fundamental’ reform, says US

For years, David Bedein who heads the Center for Near East Policy Research, has been a Don Quixote-like figure, railing against the evils of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA). Over the...

ABBAS TEARS OFF THE MASK

For years, America, Britain and the EU have insisted that Mahmoud Abbas is a moderate and a statesman-in-waiting who deserves to be rewarded with a state of Palestine. For years, they have insisted that...

“Golda Meir, on the Palestinians”

To be misquoted is an occupational hazard of political leadership; for this reason I should like to clarify my position in regard to the Palestinian issue. I have been charged with being rigidly insensitive...

Israeli Legislator Wants Taxpayers to Force UNRWA Reform

An Israeli legislator thinks she has the solution for curing the United Nations' biggest agency of its reputation as a black hole for hundreds of millions in donor funds – let taxpayers know where...