David Bedein discusses UNRWA Reform on Australian radio

David Bedein - The Israel Connexion David Bedein is the Director of the Center for Near East Policy Research, which is dedicated to proactive, investigative research and the publication of well-documented data on the core issues...

Outrageous Covers at a Saudi Book Fair

After 250 years, the Saudi dynasty under Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman appears cautiously to be exiting the Wahhabi hammerlock. But books on display at the 2019 Riyadh International Book Fair gave no hint...

Auschwitz survivor celebrates 104th birthday with 400 descendants at Western Wall

Holocaust survivor Shoshana Ovitz wanted to celebrate her 104th birthday in a special way. Her birthday wish –  For all 400 of her descendants to gather together for a prayer at the Kotel (Western Wall). Last week,...

Letter: A tip of the hat to Pumpsie Green

Shortly before my ninth birthday, my Grandpa Abe from Winthrop took me to Fenway Park. It was exactly 60 years ago this week, when Pumpsie Green, Boston’s first African-American player, had his first at...

News of Terrorism and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict (July 31 – August 6, 2019)

On Friday, August 2, 2019, the return march in the Gaza Strip was held with about 6,000 participants (the average for the past weeks). Hamas security operatives were photographed removing young Palestinians from the...

Home and away

Like the long-running Australian soap opera, this week’s local and overseas events contained a kaleidoscope of drama, villains and recurring themes. With election fever now ratcheting up, it seems evident that increasing numbers of potential...

Refuting WSJ of April 7, “Palestinian Authority take over UNRWA”

In WSJ of August 7, 2019, pundits Alex Joffe and Asaf Romirowsky suggest that the "Palestinian Authority take over UNRWA* , promoting the idea that "UNRWA’s 30,000 employees could join the Palestinian Authority, which...
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Life in the Dead Sea”- The Dead Sea Revival Project

Have you always thought there's nothing living in the Dead Sea? Think again :) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sLo_6X909JQ #fish_in_the_dead_sea #salt_chimneys Come and join our exclusive Dead Sea boat excursion- info@deadsearevival.org , @boat_ride_dead_sea Video credit: The Watchman
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David Bedein addresses the UK Zionist Federation on the subject of “The UK...

David Bedein is an MSW community organizer and an investigative journalist. In 1987, Bedein established the Israel Resource News Agency at Beit Agron to accompany foreign journalists in their coverage of Israel, to balance...

Pollard: Parole Termination is a “Matter of Life and Death”

Jonathan Pollard issued a public plea on Monday for all these who possibly can to intervene on his behalf with President Donald Trump to lift parole conditions which prevent him from taking care of...