THE ABU MAZEN DEFENSE FORCES

About two kilometers west of the Jordan Valley road, in the heart of the city of Jericho, Abu Mazen's army is at this time being built. When the process-all of whose stages are supported...

How to make the most of the israeli-lebanese maritime deal

After years of stalling and hedging, a major economic collapse in Lebanon, multiple unstable governments in Israel, and threats of violence, the United States has successfully brokered a maritime border agreement between Beirut and...

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...

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...

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...

DAVID BEDEIN: ON ASSIGNMENT IN ANNAPOLIS FOR THE PHILADELPHIA BULLETIN

11/26/2007 "The Annapolis Summit Has Begun" Jerusalem - Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert arrived in the U.S. yesterday and said that Israel would take a positive view of Syrian participation in the Annapolis conference and negotiations...

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...

UNRWA Head Faces Questions at EU Parliament Over ‘Hate Speech, Violence’ in Palestinian Textbooks

Members of the European Parliament pressed the head of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) Wednesday over reports of incitement to violence and prejudice found in Palestinian textbooks used in it schools. Click...

Palestinian Authority Education: No Room for a Two-State Solution

By David Bedein                 Research: Dr. Arnon Groiss    Palestinian Authority schoolbooks feature three fundamentals: De-legitimization of Israel’s existence and the Jews’ very presence in the country, which includes denial of their history and the existence of any...

Unanswered Questions Submitted to the US Consul in Jerusalem Concerning US Training of Palestinian...

22.9.09 To: Mr. Dov Schwartz, Spokesman for General Dayton From: David Bedein, Center for Near East Policy Research and Israel Resource News Agency Our agency is preparing a study of the current American military aid to the...