Follow Up Report Needed: The Palestinian Security Forces

At a time when officials in the Israel defense establishment have advised the Israeli government to hand over more authority  to the PSF, the Palestinian Security Forces, the time has come to examine if there are inherent...

The Palestinian Security Forces and the Second Intifada

Presentation given at the National Press Club in Washington, DC on July 24th, 2003 (Presentation hosted by the Center For Near East Policy Research and the Israel Resource News Agency) Copyright © Gal Luft Introduction In the period...

How US Military Aid to Fatah Actually Bolsters the Hamas

On February 5, 2013, the reconstituted US House of Representatives Subcommittee on Middle East and North Africa held a subcommittee hearing on the subject of "Fatah-Hamas Reconciliation: Threatening Peace Prospects”. Two senior expert witnesses from...

News report about the US funded PSF, the Palestinian Security Forces

Commentary from David Bedein: The following news report about the US funded PSF, the Palestinian Security Forces, contains some important aspects Comments from senior Israeli security people that warn about future confrontations with the UN trained...

What is the difference between the Bedein Center for Near East Policy Research and...

While other organizations focus only on PA terror, PA media, or PA text books, the Bedein Center focuses on the total picture: 1) We challenge those who fund and conceptualize the war curriculum for the...

How will U.S./Canadian trained palestinian forces react if riots break out in september?, ...

http://www.winnipegjewishreview.com/article_detail.cfm?id=1351& sec=1&title=HOW_WILL_U.S./CANADIAN__TRAINED_ PALESTINIAN__FORCES_REACT_IF_RIOTS_BREAK_OUT_IN_ SEPTEMBER_INTERVIEW_WITH__MINISTER_OF_PUBLIC_SECURITY__ VIC_TOEWS_JUST_IN_ISRAEL Jerusalem, Israel -“Canada does not support a unilateral declaration of a Palestinian state at the United Nations" this coming September, Canadian Minister of Public Security Vic Toews has told the Winnipeg Jewish Review after...

Can The Fatah Option Work in Gaza

Israel's three-week military operation in Gaza in December-January has raised the issue of the possible return of Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas and his Fatah party to Gaza to replace the Hamas regime. The...

Remarks by U.S. Security Coordinator LTG Keith Dayton

In response to a question about Israel's security raised by subcommittee ranking member Mike Pence (R-Indiana), Dayton assured the members, "Nothing we do to strengthen the Palestinian's security capability will be targeted against Israel......

CENTCOM Plans for Dayton’s Army?

JINSA has long expressed concern about military skills being transmitted by the U.S. to a Palestinian Authority military force while the Palestinian government remains openly hostile to Jewish sovereignty in the Middle East. The...

What the Palestinian Authority Did Not Tell the UN Security Council

By Khaled Abu Toameh What the Palestinians did not tell the Security Council is that the state they seek to establish is one that does not respect public freedoms, first and foremost freedom of expression....