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EISENHOWER eyewitness to the death camps

“The same day I saw my first horror camp. It was near the town of Gotha. I have never felt able to describe my emotional reactions when I first came face to face...

Parallels between Nazi and Islamist Anti-Semitism

The first half of the 20th century witnessed the emergence of two distinct strains of especially virulent hatred for Jews, the “scientific,” pseudo-Darwinian racism of Adolf Hitler and the Nazis, and the theological anti-Semitism...

News of Terrorism and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict (January 1 –7, 2020)

In the days after the killing of Qassem Soleimani the Gaza Strip has been almost completely quiet. The London-based newspaper al-Sharq al-Awsat reported that senior Hamas figures made it clear to Egypt that they...

UNRWA: Where Has All the Money Gone?

Historic Overview At midnight on 14 May 1948, the 30-year British Mandate for Palestine was formally ended by the British Colonial Office. Britain’s chaotic evacuation of its civilian and military personnel—with no arrangements having...

Palestinian Arab Volunteers in the British Army in WWII: A Reality Check

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: A recent study recounts the purportedly unknown story of Palestinian Arab volunteers fighting the Nazis during WWII. Haaretz used this finding as an opportunity to mock PM Benjamin Netanyahu, who has pointed out that...

Will UNRWA donors demand a change in UNRWA policies?

Following the renewal of the UNRWA mandate, whether or not UNRWA donors will demand ​policy change remains a huge question mark​ Israel Hayom recently reported that the UNRWA war curriculum continues unabated to date.  And...

Facebook Offers a Matching Grant to UNRWA. Why?

At a time when FACEBOOK founder Mark Zuckerberg conducts campaigns which stress “education for peace” around the world, it comes as a surprise that FACEBOOK would offer generous matching grants to UNRWA $100K match for...

Jewish legal right to settle in all of the land of Israel

This week, the US government issued a policy statement, recognizingJewish legal right to settle in all of the land of Israel. Most people, even in Israel, do not know what their legal rights are in...

Charades

One quote and two definitions of “charades” sum up more than adequately the Mickey Mouse situation we are currently confronted with. Quote: “your words mean nothing when your actions are the complete opposite.”  Definition 1: an absurd...

Pause to re-arm – Not a ceasefire

Almost all the media reports that a “cease-fire” was achieved after the most recent round of air attacks on Israel. The use of the term “cease-fire” is a misinterpretation of the terms in Arabic used...