Israel's New Public Enemy #1Imam Fawaz Damra, who the FBI calls a national threat, was deported from the US to Palestinian Authority controlled areas in Judea and Samaria, a.k.a. the West Bank, via Jordan. While crossing into Israel, Damra was detained by the IDF, questioned, and then released by Israeli courts, claiming there is not enough evidence to detain him further.
Kadima FailedIf there is anything we can learn from the Olmert government, it is something we already knew but were afraid to admit: unity governments don't work.
Unlearned Lessons From Failed GovernmentsPrime Minister Ehud Olmert has been criticized by Israelis on all sides of the political spectrum, which is not unusual for a politician - especially in Israel, considering its large number of political parties. Although Olmert's resume is varied, the same ability that defined him as mayor of Jerusalem also became his downfall.
An Israeli Soldier's StoryWhat makes Itchy different from most other Israeli soldiers is that while most Orthodox Jews who join the IDF come from a strongly Zionist family, Itchy's family "wears black hats"; thus, not the typical family whose kids people expect to join the IDF.
The U.A.E. port deal: A threat to America, harm to IsraelSince the DPW deal would facilitate the bill of lading information for all shipments through DPW-managed ports to Israel to be given to directly to every Arab nation that is sworn to the destruction of Israel, the DPW deal should ring alarm bells for both American and Israeli security.
Before the Riots, Divestment Was the RageMake no mistake about it. The riots in France are related to the campaign to divest from Israel, and in a scarier way than you may imagine. Let's look at the basic facts.
Call Him Ivan the TerribleDemjanjuk will be back in the news because his attempts to deny his Nazi past and avoid final deportation from the US have been exhausted. Two questions remain: When will Demjanjuk be deported from the US, and to what country?
Boycotts, Divestment and PeaceThe Bush administration has repeatedly stated that democracies do not wage war against each other as the reason why democracy must be brought to the Middle East, but that is not entirely accurate.
Divestment UnmaskedThe story involves government plots to wage a secret war and the private citizens who are unwittingly carrying out the will of brutal foreign dictatorships, while the evil leaders sit back and gloat at the fruits of their labor.
Why is This Bullet Different?In the war on terror, one would think that every little bit helps. That is the case, unless an item is stamped "Made In Israel."