Daily Archives: July 15, 2013

Hamas manufacturing rockets that can reach Tel Aviv

http://imra.org.il/story.php3?id=61527 Hamas manufacturing rockets that can reach Tel Aviv Terror group testing medium to long range M75 rockets that can reach Tel Aviv metropolitan areaYoav Zitun YNET Published: 07.15.13, 12:47 / Israel News http://www.ynetnews.com/articles/0,7340,L-4405206,00.html Hamas is testing medium...

The Revolution in Egypt: Recommendations for Israel

http://www.inss.org.il/publications.php?cat=21&incat=&read=11730 On January 25, 2011, 7 million Egyptians, most of them young, middle class, educated city-dwellers, took to the streets and with the assistance of the army, toppled the regime of President Husni Mubarak. On...

Why the Brotherhood Won’t Back Down

http://www.foreignaffairs.com/articles/139572/eric-trager/why-the-brotherhood-wont-back-down?page=show After only one year in power, during which its blatantly autocratic behavior alienated millions of Egyptians, the Muslim Brotherhood is back where it started. For six decades before the 2011 uprising, the group sat...

The Terror Threat and Iran’s Inroads in Latin America

http://www.propublica.org/article/the-terror-threat-and-irans-inroads-in-latin-america Last year, Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad visited his ally President Hugo Chavez in Venezuela, where the firebrand leaders unleashed defiant rhetoric at the United States. There was a quieter aspect to Ahmadinejad's visit in January...

How the Syrian Civil War and Egyptian Coup Positively Transform Israel’s Strategic Situation

http://pjmedia.com/barryrubin/2013/07/11/how-the-syrian-civil-war-really-affects-israel/ Some subtle issues are coming out of the Syrian civil war regarding Israel: clearly, Israel is neutral regarding the war; it won’t get dragged into it; and the longer the war continues the better,...

Iran News: Iran Missile Program Utilizing Space Launcher for Cover

http://freebeacon.com/iran-news-iran-missile-program-utilizing-space-launcher-for-cover/ U.S. intelligence indicates that Iran has conducted multiple launches of a space launcher that are cover for the development of an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) that could reach the United States, according a new...

IDF Says Hezbollah Weapons Cache Exceeds 60,000 Rockets, All Israel in Range

http://www.algemeiner.com/2013/07/12/idf-says-hezbollah-cache-exceeds-60000-rockets-can-strike-any-part-of-israel/ On the seventh anniversary of the start of the month-long Second Lebanon War, marked Friday, the Israel Defense Forces said in a statement that Lebanese terror group Hezbollah has dramatically expanded its arsenal of...

UNRWA’s limited aid focus in Syria, and its consequences

http://www.jpost.com/Opinion/Op-Ed-Contributors/UNRWAs-limited-aid-focus-in-Syria-and-its-consequences-319729 Since March 2011, Syria has fallen into a vicious civil war in which over 100,000 people have lost their lives while 1.5 million have fled or been displaced. Before the outbreak of the war,...

Secrets and missiles

http://www.ynetnews.com/articles/0,7340,L-4404795,00.html Something is not right in the relationship of trust between Israel and the United States. It's illogical and unforgivable that in such an intimate relationship - as it is known to us, at least...

Rocks Can Kill

http://www.idfblog.com/2013/03/18/rocks-can-kill/ Last Thursday, a woman was driving past the city of Ariel with her three young daughters in the car. At the same time, a group of Palestinians threw rocks at a truck coming in...