A Biden error on refugees

US President Joe Biden earned deserved modest praise for his visit to Israel and Saudi Arabia in mid-July, restoring confidence in core Middle East alliances. But the President made at least one major misstep:...

Appease or Confront? Western Policy Options and the Iranian Nuclear Bomb

The world’s leading powers are saying unequivocally that Iran should not obtain nuclear weapons and that they are committed to preventing that from happening. At the same time, they remain bound to the idea...

Par for the course

The Jewish year may be winding down but Jews and Israel continue to dominate the news one way or another. Some events from the recent past seem to have sunk into oblivion. Others may have...

UN Report Finds Hamas Committed Sexual Violence and Torture on Oct. 7

Hamas likely committed mass acts of gang-rape and torture against women during its massacre across southern Israel on Oct. 7 and may today still be abusing women kept as hostages in Gaza, the United...
U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken meets with Qatari Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani at the State Department in Washington, D.C. on March 5, 2024. Credit: Chuck Kennedy/U.S. State Department.

Terror-supporting Qatar is no friend of the West

Hamas’s Oct. 7 attack on Israel directed global attention not only to the terror group itself, but to its financial backer, Qatar. The tiny Persian Gulf state has long been a subject of controversy...

Missing links

Great excitement has broken out following the discovery in Israel of prehistoric bones identified as Homo Nesher Ramla, a hitherto unknown species of human.Following some research, thanks to Google, I put together a list...

CAEF CNEPR lectures with David Bedein

David Bedein, community organizer and investigative journalist, Founder and Director of the Nahum Bedein Center for Near East Policy Research, offers lectures, virtually or in person accompanied by movies shot on location: https://www.cfnepr.com/205640/Movies   David Bedein is...

Museum Launches Dead Sea NFT Photo Collection On World Water Day

The Dead Sea Museum, a physical art museum planned to be built in the city of Arad, has launched its first NFT collection of Dead Sea photographs by environmental – art activist Noam Bedein,...

Lessons from Nazi Holocaust that can help guide a world in turmoil

This year’s Yom HaShoah - Holocaust Memorial Day - was observed yesterday. In Israel, a wailing siren brought everything and everyone to stand silently across the country. Traffic came to a halt as people...

Israel Calls on Countries to Freeze Donations to UNRWA Until Terror-Inciting Teachers Are Fired...

A new report by UN Watch recorded dozens of overtly anti-Semitic statements made by staff of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestinian refugees (UNRWA). The watchdog NGO's 49-page report published on Thursday added 10...