Tag: Israel

Who’s afraid of a Palestinian state?

All you have to do to set off a firestorm in Israel is say, “Palestinian state.” Suddenly, nearly everyone is outraged, incensed and otherwise triggered by the reference coming from US, EU and others about...

A REPORTER’S NOTEBOOK: In the land of war and hope

THE SHARDS OF the vessel that was shattered on Oct. 7 are scattered far and wide. They lie in cemeteries; their images look out at us from posters; others who are still breathing are...

What a contrast

Argentina’s newly elected president’s recent visit to Israel was a politically refreshing breath of fresh air. Devoid of doublespeak, diplomatic mumbling and hectoring hyperbole, this head of state stood out for his uncompromising denunciation of...

Intelligence Reveals Details of U.N. Agency Staff’s Links to Oct. 7 Attack

At least 12 employees of the U.N.’s Palestinian refugee agency had connections to Hamas’s Oct. 7 attack on Israel and around 10% of all of its Gaza staff have ties to Islamist militant groups, according to...

Beware of the small print

When offered a deal that sounds too good to be true, it is always advisable to read the small print. What holds true for individuals contemplating tempting offers is even more critical for politicians and...

Researcher has sounded alarm for decades about hate in UNRWA camps

Palestinian children in U.N. Relief and Works Agency camps, mere yards from the border with Israel, talk in a video about killing Jews and returning to their land. “The actions of Hamas match the...

Who will protect Palestinian children from Hamas?

It is no secret that well before the Hamas-led invasion of southern Israel on Oct. 7, Hamas, Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ) and Fatah began recruiting, radicalizing and training children to serve as soldiers in the...

Weekly Commentary: President Biden Deputizes State Department To Engage In Lawfare Against Israel Without...

Thursday, February 1, 2024 Weekly Commentary: President Biden Deputizes State Department To Engage In Lawfare Against Israel Without Needing A CourtWeekly Commentary: President Biden Deputizes State Department To Engage In Lawfare Against Israel Without Needing A...

Joint Subcommittee Hearing 

U.S. House of Representatives  Washington, DC  Tuesday, January 30, 2024  The Subcommi,ee on Oversight and Accountability and Subcommi,ee  on Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations  Subject: “UNRWA Exposed: Examining the Agency’s Mission and  Failures”  Dear Distinguished Subcommi,ee...

UNRWA school students in East Jerusalem say ‘stabbing Jews brings respect for Palestinians’

"I am ready to carry out a suicide attack" is what a student at a UNRWA school in East Jerusalem says to the camera, in a video filmed in 2022 by the Bedein Center...