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  • Will Obama Reset The Middle East Peace Process?

    By on March 19, 2013
    Coalition negotiations about 33. government of Israel came to an end after six weeks on Freb. 15Th 2013 when the election winners Yesh Atid and Bayit Yehudi both signed coalition agreements with ruling Likud Beytenu. The swearing-in of a new government will be in early this week - in just two days before the wheels of U.S.
  • Documentary film: Israel Inside

    By on Feb. 24, 2013
    The 9th Annual Israel Apartheid Week (a propaganda event now ongoing on college campuses worldwide) is indicative of the efforts to delegitimize Israel in the eyes of the world. To counter these negative messages, and to show the positive side of Israeli society, JerusalemOnlineU.
  • Israeli Election 2013: Right And Left Blocs Tie

    By on Jan. 23, 2013
    The results of Israeli elections 2013 spell one of the narrowest gaps ever noted between the Right and Center-Left blocs in the Knesset – both blocs are about tie and one aspect is that Three Arab parties got 12 members to new Knesset. Now PM Netanyahu has a complex political reality and now stands before a difficult task: creating a stable coalition.
  • Israeli Elections 2013 As Jump Start For Peace Process?

    By on Jan. 20, 2013
    Israeli PM Netanyahu decided elections to be held in 22nd January 2013, in advance of the November 2013 deadline. The immediate cause for early elections might be his troubles to agree budget cuts with his coalition colleagues. The key issue in Israeli politics during last decades has been the Israeli-Palestinian peace process but this time differ; socioeconomic questions rises to top of agenda.
  • A Jordanian-Palestinian Confederation Is On The Move

    By on Jan. 2, 2013
    Article first published as A Jordanian-Palestinian Confederation Is On The Move on Technorati. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Jordan's King Abdullah II had a secret meeting in Jordan during Xmas.
  • Minimizing Collateral Damage In Gaza Conflict

    By on Nov. 20, 2012
    During its operation in Gaza, the Israeli Defense Forces did more to safeguard the rights of civilians in a combat zone than any other army in the history of warfare.
  • Hamas Miscalculated: Israel Started Operation Pillar of Defense

    By on Nov. 16, 2012
    ”In the past 24 hours Israel has made it clear that it will not tolerate rocket and missile attacks on its civilians. I hope that Hamas and the other terror organizations in Gaza got the message. If not, Israel is prepared to take whatever action is necessary to defend our people." (PM Netanyahu) Enough is Enough.
  • Palestinians Put Jordanian Option on the Table

    By on Nov. 5, 2012
    Article (short version) first published as Palestinians Put Jordanian Option on the Table on Technorati. Farouk Kaddoumi, a veteran PLO official, dropped a political bomb (on 31st Oct. 2012) with a call for “returning” the West Bank to Jordan during an interview with the London-based Al- Quds Al-Arabi newspaper.
  • Anti-Muslim Film Camouflaged Terrorist Campaign

    By on Sept. 21, 2012
    Article (shorter version) first published as Anti-Muslim Film Camouflaged Terrorist Campaign on Technorati. Muslim-protests, targeting symbols of US influence ranging from embassies and schools to fast food chains, have been spreading around the world after the showing of an anti-Muslim film - "Innocence of Muslims” - on Youtube.