Dr. Mordechai Kedar

As the Arab world crumbles, new alliances emerge

Hamas, Islamic State and Iran have brought about what was once thought impossible., 8/25/2016, 7:04 PM

Why Jabhat al Nusra has divorced from al Qaeda

Sometimes it is best to separate temporarily so as to be able to join forces with others. It doesn't matter, just so long as each party keeps their eyes on the prize - in this case, Islam's global domination., 8/5/2016, 9:05 AM

Where is Pan-Arabism and where is Islam?

A courageous, but misguided Arab physician spoke his mind this week - in Arabic. Here is the English translation., 7/28/2016, 4:33 PM

I incite, therefore I am

Descartes famous saying, paraphrased, serves to define the reason for the Palestinian Authority's existence., 7/11/2016, 4:45 PM

Iran is an artificial country

The West ignores what is happening to the many minorities in Iran., 5/29/2016, 12:51 AM

The real reason Russia is leaving Syria

There is a consistent pattern in Russia's behavior; one just has to look for it., 3/17/2016, 11:55 PM

Are Turkey and Russia going to clash?

Is the next world war going to start between Turkey and Russia over the crisis in Syria?, 11/27/2015, 11:30 AM

There is no "radical Islam" and there is also no "moderate Islam"

The two expressions were coined by those who think that the real Islam is the moderate one and that the radicals hijacked it., 11/12/2015, 10:47 AM

The Russian Bear has joined the cardgame in the Middle East

Russia has joined the game and it remains to see which way the cards will fall., 10/30/2015, 3:26 PM

Lebanon, the Country that has Turned into a Garbage Dump

Lebanon, once the paradise of the Middle East, has become a large rubbish dump., 8/30/2015, 5:53 AM

Birds of Prey Circling Over Syria

There are eight - or nine - different raptors waiting to hone in on the kill once Syria finally collapses., 8/4/2015, 11:02 AM

Ramadan Terror

Ramadan may be a month of fasting and prayer, but it is also a month of terror and violence., 7/2/2015, 9:18 AM

Killing Tzafrir Ronen Again

The movie he never finished has been produced by the Israel Broadcasting Authority; it is a travesty because its message is in direct opposition to what he wanted to portray., 12/4/2014, 6:50 PM

A Western Tourist Hasn't a Chance in a Persian Bazaar

To get what you want in a Persian bazaar you have to play by the rules. If you don't even know they exist, you are going to be roundly cheated., 11/27/2014, 5:20 PM

Behind the Attempt to Assassinate Yehuda Glick

Why did Islamists target Yehuda Glick? And what does it tell us about Israeli Arab plans for Israel and Jerusalem?, 10/30/2014, 9:55 AM

Israeli Arabs in Search of Identity

The Balad Party – inherently – cannot identify with the Jewish State, despite its having members sitting in the Knesset., 8/25/2014, 7:02 AM

On Rape, the Culture of Shame - and Radio Interviews

How objective information provided by an expert in a radio interview was skewed by those wishing to use it for political ends., 7/24/2014, 1:39 AM

Standing Up to Turkey - Like a Wimp

Israel must change its tactics vis a vis Turkey. Erdogan is not a potential friend., 5/29/2014, 11:03 AM

Democracy on Holiday: Sisi's Egypt

Elections in Egypt are just the beginning., 5/23/2014, 6:25 AM

The Imperative of Jerusalem

Yerushalayim, not al-Quds. Never., 8/4/2009, 1:17 PM

The Myth of Al-Aqsa

No more than a politically motivated holiness., 6/27/2008, 1:03 AM