Monthly Archives: April 2007

Arab Knesset Member Gives Interview After Leaving Israel

The interview was aired several hours after an Israeli court released for publication the fact that an investigation is being conducted against Bishara.The judge said that Bishara knows what suspicions are attributed to him, but the police have to continue to examine the information gathered so far.

Hamas Not Eager For Prisoner Exchange Deal

Yesterday was Palestinian Prisoner Day, and it was marked by demonstrations throughout Palestinian Arab areas, with calls for the release of more than 1,400 Palestinians who have been convicted of murder or attempted murder.

U.S. Will Raise Defense With Israel

This would be the first time since 1999 that a U.S. defense secretary visited Israel. Gates's predecessor, Donald Rumsfeld, toured the Middle East several times, but never entered Israel.

Hitler’s Compatriot Lost In History

A meeting of the crimes: Indeed, in 1936, the Mufti welcomed Hitler's deputy, Adolf Eichmann, to his office at the Supreme Islamic Council based at the Palace Hotel in the center of Jerusalem, where Eichmann kept meticulous records of his meetings with the Mufti, where the Palestinian Arab leader of that generation taught Eichmann about the philosophy of Jihad.

Renewed Negotiations with Syria: Currently Not in Israel’s Interest

I am among those who believe that a political settlement is a good thing. Rafael (Raful) Eitan was once asked if he supported a peace settlement between Israel and Syria based on the principle...

Commentary: Our Fate and Faith At This Time

I offer here a link to a piece by Barry Rubin called "Goodbye to Western Civilization." I urge all of you to read it, but particularly those who are in N. America. There must...

The Man Who Inspired Hitler

The 27th day of Nissan year marks the day when the Warsaw Ghetto uprising began against the Nazis in 1943. The 27th of Nissan was therefore selected as Holocaust Remembrance and Heroism Day in Israel...

Abusing the Holocaust

Kenneth Roth, the head of Human Rights Watch, opened a recent response to critics of his statements on Israel (including the author of this column) by referring to his father's "escape" from Nazi Germany....

PM Olmert’s press advisor: Israel did not propose compliance benchmarks at

IMRA interviewed, Miri Eisin - Foreign press adviser - Prime Minister Ehud Olmert, in English, on April 15 after the meeting between Prime Minister Ehud Olmert and Mahmoud Abbas: Question: When Prime Minister Olmert met...

“Bill Clinton: Israel-Syria peace deal could be reached within 35 minutes”

A peace agreement between Israel and Syria could be reached within 35 minutes, former U.S. president Bill Clinton told the Lebanon-based Asharq Al-Awsat newspaper in an interview published Sunday. Clinton said Israel and Syria were...