Posts Tagged ‘Israel’

a post-Assad Syria

Monday, August 13th, 2012

Challenges for Israel

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Secrecy on the Campaign Trail

Wednesday, August 1st, 2012

Mitt Romney Bans Reporters from Israeli Fundraiser

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Illegal Immigrants

Sunday, July 29th, 2012

In Israel

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Syria’s violence Spills over borders

Friday, June 8th, 2012

 
For more than a year, and particularly in recent months, the “Syrian crisis” has dominated Middle East news.  (more…)

سلام שלום (Salam Shalom)

Wednesday, May 30th, 2012

 
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A Nation Comes Together As One Family In Grief

Thursday, April 5th, 2012

 
On Wednesday morning, the bodies of the four people killed in the shootings at a Jewish School in Toulouse, France, arrived in Jerusalem for burial, and the nation came together as one family in grief. (more…)

A Marathon Running through Jerusalem’s Ancient Streets

Saturday, March 17th, 2012

MARATHON RUNNING THROUGH JERUSALEM’S ANCIENT STREETS
 
Times of unrest are hard on all the people of Israel, but Jerusalem is impacted particularly hard, as it depends heavily on tourist visitation for funds, and this income is severely impacted by violence. (more…)

The Free Syrian Army; the West;

Friday, March 9th, 2012

Road to/from Bekka Valley between Lebanon and Syria [Photo: Haifa J. Church]

and Syrian President Bashar Assad

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Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu

Thursday, March 8th, 2012

Benjamin Netanyahu and President Barack Obama

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A New Army in Israel?

Saturday, March 3rd, 2012

Wailing Wall Soldier, Jerusalem [Photo: Jacob Wodzynski]

Or a Return to the Old?

 
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WikiLeaks vs the Israeli Government, a New Battlefront?

Saturday, March 3rd, 2012

Assange Truth Will Out
 
The website Wikileaks, made claim this week, that the Iranian nuclear infrastructure has already been destroyed, in an attack orchestrated by Israeli and Kurdish fighters several months ago.  (more…)

Seeing Part of the Story

Saturday, February 11th, 2012

Fake photo circulated on the Web
 
Israelis all over the country were putting up their defensive guards this week, as a photograph surfaced on www.facebook.com with the caption “An Israeli soldier holding down a Young Palestinian Girl”.  (more…)

Sanctioning Iran and where that puts Israel

Saturday, January 28th, 2012

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinajhad
 
Israelis are feeling that they finally have support when it comes to Iran, as sanctions introduced by the European Union this week include a ban on oil imports from the country.  (more…)

The ‘Price Tag’ of Angering the Extreme Right, and who is Paying

Saturday, January 7th, 2012


 
A continuing spate of hate crimes claimed two Arab owned vehicles in Jerusalem this week, which were torched while parked overnight.  (more…)

NATO-Russian Faceoff Could Ensnare Israel

Tuesday, January 3rd, 2012

Heightened Vigilance In Israel
 
TEL AVIV – President Barack Obama and his NATO partners remain delusional and are now probably quaking in their designer shoes over a potential military confrontation with the Big Russian Bear. (more…)

A Nuclear Iran: Could it be the incentive for Israel and the United States to Join Forces?

Sunday, January 1st, 2012

A Nuclear Israel and Iran
 
Israel has long expressed concern over Iran’s ongoing nuclear enrichment program, and the failure of other nations to intervene. (more…)

A Return to Rosa Parks? Women in Israel must also fight for their place on the bus

Monday, December 19th, 2011

A Return to Rosa Parks? Women in Israel must also fight for their place on the bus.
 
US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton recently commented that the status of Israel as a democracy is in danger, due mostly to its increasingly worrisome treatment of women. (more…)

Rocket From Gaza Hits Israeli City

Saturday, July 31st, 2010

There were no injuries, but the explosive damaged buildings and brought panic to the streets of Ashkelon on Friday after more than a year of relative calm.




Israel Sends Warning to Gaza-Bound Libyan Vessel

Tuesday, July 13th, 2010

The Israeli Navy radioed a warning to a Libyan ship steaming toward Gaza on Tuesday to change course, an Israeli military spokesman said.




Indictments in Gaza War Are Announced

Wednesday, July 7th, 2010

Israel’s military announced disciplinary and legal action in the Gaza offensive as the prime minister visited Washington.




U.S. and Israel Shift Attention to Peace

Tuesday, July 6th, 2010

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel told President Obama he would take “concrete steps” on talks with the Palestinians.




Persian Gulf now in range of Israeli drone fleet

Tuesday, February 23rd, 2010

Military in Israel unveils a fleet of huge unmanned aircraft capable of reaching the Persian Gulf. The announcement comes as pressure mounts on Iran over it’s nuclear ambitions. (more…)

Real World Principle of Relativity

Sunday, July 5th, 2009

In physics, the principle of relativity is the requirement that the laws of physics in the observable world have the same form in all admissible frames of reference.

Now observe this photo of two little girls standing on the balcony of their home in Rafah, Gaza Strip – their observable world.
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