Hollande's presidency: France, Israel and the Jews

Interview with Freddy Eytan, expert of France's Middle East policy, distinguished diplomat and author: "France is almost obsessive about an international conference on the Palestinian-Israeli conflict."Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 5/19/2016, 10:54 AM

Trump's "peace through strength" for USA also applies to Israel

The next American president may decide to dictate a solution, pressure Israel as the only party that can be pressured, and an Israeli response that is responsive and defensive could lose the day. Ted Belman, 5/8/2016, 7:49 AM

Recognizing Israel as the Jewish State: Part I

The League of Nations and the UN did not create Israel ex nihilo, they simply recognized the pre-existing right of the people who were sovereign in the land for over a thousand years.Dr. Alex Grobman, 5/8/2016, 12:43 AM

France's flight of fancy on 'Palestine'

Maybe the newly-appointed Foreign Minister should look at the rapidly expanding Islamic settlement activity taking place in France and address that threat to France’s security before he seeks to interfere in Israel’s affairs. David Singer, 4/27/2016, 12:33 PM

Unworthy of statehood

The insanity of a Palestinian state. Barry Shaw, 4/20/2016, 9:04 PM

It's time for a Palestinian State

The only legitimate Palestinian state is a Hamas terror state, because it is the will of the Palestinian Arab people. That's the two-state-solution. Read more. Daniel Greenfield, 4/19/2016, 12:54 PM

Hypocrisy: EU condemns Israeli 'land grab'

Despite being exposed funding illegal Arab land grabs, EU slams designation of state land, in condemnation trifecta following US, UN.Ari Yashar, 3/17/2016, 7:52 PM

US attacks Israel for 'land expropriation'

On heels of UN condemnation of state land designation, US State Dept. says it has 'serious questions about Israel's intentions.'Nitsan Keidar, 3/16/2016, 8:16 AM

Kerry: Two state solution requires a 'global' push

Kerry still set on peace deal, discussing French initiative says 'international' effort necessary, amid reports of Obama's UN plans.Ari Yashar, 3/13/2016, 6:40 PM

White House sees bleak future for two state solution, says Indyk

Former US Ambassador to Israel and Middle East envoy Martin Indyk has growing doubts about viability of two state solution.David Rosenberg, 3/10/2016, 9:23 AM

The dangerous hope of Two-Staters

I was once a member of this cult that worships a dead idea. Barry Shaw, 2/21/2016, 8:47 AM

End the two-state narrative

It was never a solution, just an illusion that served both the US and the Arabs. David Friedman, 2/8/2016, 8:30 AM

Labor leaders war over peace

Herzog slams Yechimovich for 'wildly attacking' after he said '2 state solution' not feasible now; 'you think they'll put down the knives?'Chaim Lev, Ari Yashar, 1/24/2016, 8:35 PM

The Left has to make up its mind

Is the Israeli left humanist or racist? Oz Keisar, 1/22/2016, 3:49 PM

Shimon Peres to Israel: “Close Your Eyes”

Just what is going to happen if Israel closes its eyes to Palestinian incitement, as Peres suggested? Mark Langfan, 1/19/2016, 7:55 PM

Chabad declares two state solution null and void

4,325 emissaries applaud as head shaliach to Tel Aviv urges declaring all of Israel belongs to the Jews, blames 2-state solution for terror.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/12/2015, 9:58 PM

One day's pickings: NY Times ad and Hillary's new advisor

This is a random look at what is happening under our noses: an ad promoting ethnic cleansing and a new advisor to Hillary Clinton who would be happy to see it happen. Ronn Torossian, 11/11/2015, 10:35 AM

Two-state word games

Netanyahu has convinced himself that the only way for Israel to appear “legitimate” and “rational” to the world is to offer the two-state solution. He couldn't be more wrong. Mark Langfan, 11/7/2015, 6:10 PM

Israeli Support for 'Two-State Solution' Drops Radically

Poll finds 10% drop in support for dividing country, majority oppose evacuation of Jews; 56% of Palestinians think they'll be expelled.Uzi Baruch, 6/24/2015, 11:24 AM

The Two-State Solution is What Causes BDS

It's tough love that is trying to get Israel to implement what it thinks Netanyahu promised. Mark Langfan, 6/15/2015, 1:03 PM

Two-State Solution 'Necessary' For Peace?

Kathleen Kennedy Townsend, daughter of Robert Kennedy, thinks concessions to the PA show 'moral courage.'Yoni Kempinski, 6/8/2015, 8:42 AM

French FM Will Visit to Prompt New Israel-PA Talks

French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius is set to visit Israel next month, with a new plan to get Israel and the PA talking.Moshe Cohen, 5/28/2015, 2:46 PM

What is Israel's Official Policy on the Two State Solution?

Arutz Sheva contacts PMO and Likud leaders to try and make sense of Netanyahu's motley statements, receives surprising responses.Nitsan Keidar, 5/22/2015, 2:41 PM

PMW: PA Adopts 'One State Solution' as Official Policy

For PA chief Mahmoud Abbas, the idea of a “greater Palestine” - that would stretch from “the river to the sea” - is now an official policy.Shimon Cohen, 5/21/2015, 1:55 PM

Fending Off Chaos: Israel's Future in World Politics

EXCLUSIVE: Why doesn't Mr. Obama dare look at the official PA maps of "Palestine?" Does he realize his ideas are not only erroneous, they will bring catastrophe? Prof. Louis René Beres, 5/18/2015, 12:29 AM

Analyst: Hillary Clinton More Attached to Israel than Obama

White House vet says Clinton has a very different perspective on Israel from Barack Obama's.Gedalyah Reback, 4/14/2015, 9:48 PM

Obama's Framework for Israel's Doom

Benyamin Korn, 4/14/2015, 8:39 AM

Fatah is the Problem

It cannot be called a two-state solution, because there is no possiblity of one state on the other side.Prof. Alan Friedlander, 4/12/2015, 12:09 PM

The Beauty of It All: Obama Does Not Matter

Since Obama's Reign of Error began, the Jewish population in Yesha has risen significantly. And it continues to rise.Rabbi Prof. Dov Fischer, 4/1/2015, 8:41 AM

Reassessing the Two State Solution

Obama's threats and Israel's problems. Mark Langfan, 3/27/2015, 12:46 AM

Two-State Alternatives: Netanyahu’s 'Economic Peace'

In lieu of a political solution, Benyamin Netanyahu has long argued priorities should be shifted to economics. Is it a workable solution?Gedalyah Reback, 3/25/2015, 6:28 AM

Palestinian State? A "Crazy State" Does Not Play By The Rules

Today, in contrast to the past, no one denies the existence of “crazy states”, or as they are now labeled: rogue states. Eli E. Hertz, 3/20/2015, 6:25 AM

PA: Negotiations 'Only on Two-State Solution' Basis

The PA officially announced Wednesday night that it was hoping to renew talks with Israel, regardless of who was Prime Minister.Yaakov Levi, 3/19/2015, 1:13 AM

Lapid Talks 'Middle-Class', Walks “2-State Solution”

Yair Lapid struck a sensitive chord in the last elections, but ignored the key notes. Mark Langfan, 12/21/2014, 2:05 AM

Livni Attacks 'Settlement Enterprise' for Harming 'Peace'

Justice Minister blames terror wave on Jewish presence in Biblical heartland, which she says endangers future of Israel.Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 11/21/2014, 8:51 AM

Bennett Final Status Plan: Area C to Israel, PA Rule in A & B

In an op-ed in the New York Times Wednesday, Economics Minister Naftali Bennett laid out his vision for the future of Judea and Samaria.Yaakov Levi, 11/5/2014, 10:12 PM

Ex-ISA Chief Slams 'Hollow' Zionist Left

Yuval Diskin announced that he is not entering politics. The reason – his disappointment with the Left.Gil Ronen, 11/4/2014, 10:36 AM

Ya'alon: Palestinians Only Want to Destroy the Jewish State

The push for a two-state solution is a front, the Defense Minister says; the PA won't even use the phrase 'two states for two peoples.'Eliran Aharon, 10/21/2014, 10:35 AM

Analysis: Misunderstanding Palestine

Special to Arutz Sheva : The true costs of a two-state solution. Prof. Louis René Beres, 10/12/2014, 8:58 AM

The Charms of Being a Pessimist

We walk among you. People are afraid of us because, darn it, 95 percent of the time we are right. Jack Engelhard, 9/16/2014, 12:54 AM

'There Has Never Been a Palestinian State - That's a Lie'

In an animated CNN interview, Jewish Home head Naftali Bennett reiterates his calls for a 'new approach', rejects 'two-state solution'.Ari Soffer, 4/10/2014, 11:21 AM

'Jews Were in Israel Way Before Brits in Britain'

Appearing on BBC, Bennett argues two-state solution is failed approach, presses Jewish rights to Israel.Ari Yashar, 2/25/2014, 4:10 PM

Two States for Two Peoples - And Don't You Dare Say Otherwise

Analysis: Unprecedented meeting between Israeli students and PA President reveals an awkward aversion to inconvenient truths.Ari Soffer, Ramallah, 2/16/2014, 9:00 PM

Palestinian State 'Would Crush the Israeli Economy'

Economics Minister Naftali Bennett says boycotts could harm Israel a little, but giving land away would destroy Israel's economy.Tova Dvorin, 1/20/2014, 5:21 PM

Professor Advocates One-State Solution As Strategic Move

Speaking at Women In Green event, Professor Eugene Kontrovich presents the facts about the one- and two-state solutions.Josh Hasten and Tova Dvorin, 12/12/2013, 1:13 AM

Bennett: Annex Jewish Areas of Judea and Samaria

Economics Minister says a deal with the PA whilst Hamas controls Gaza is like 'discussing the purchase of a car with only half its owners'.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/8/2013, 11:17 AM

'Israelis Don't Believe in Two-State Solution'

Middle East expert Dr. Mordechai Kedar says the number of Israelis who believe in 'Two-State Solution' could 'fit in two telephone booths'.Mark Langfan and Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/21/2013, 11:25 AM

MK Chetboun to Europeans: Time for 2-State Alternatives

Bayit Yehudi MK tells European Parliament delegation "it is time to break out of paradigms that have demonstrably failed."Ari Yashar, 11/5/2013, 7:35 PM

Beyond Political Dermatology

Moral egalitarianism, moral relativism, the education of israel's higher echelons.Prof. Paul Eidelberg, 10/18/2013, 8:34 AM

Israeli Deputy Minister Calls to "Annul the Oslo Accords"

In NYT op-ed, Likud MK and Deputy Defense Minister says "Two State Solution" is dead, calls for an alternative "Three State Solution."Ari Soffer, 9/21/2013, 11:05 PM

Hotoveli: We Shouldn't Fear a 'Bi-National State'

Controversial comments made at Jerusalem conference discussing alternative "Two State Solution."Ari Soffer, 8/25/2013, 8:30 PM

Judea and Samaria Jewish Population Up 2% in 6 Months

The rate of growth in the Biblical heartland is larger than in the rest of Israel. Peace Now is despondent.Gil Ronen, 8/6/2013, 9:25 AM

Feiglin: No "Palestinian Nation"

Likud MK says Israel is losing its own legitimacy by acknowledging “Palestinian” rights to the Jews' landGil Ronen, 7/22/2013, 3:53 PM

Palestinian Aggression Will Never End

The very expression "Two-state Solution" echoes the euphemisms of Nazi Germany.Victor Sharpe, 7/22/2013, 9:39 AM

The Will to Wait

Surely a People who has patiently waited for thousands of years for their ultimate redemption, can wait for peace. Douglas Altabef, Dir. Israel Independence Fund, 7/21/2013, 12:29 AM

MK Chetboun: Kerry Gave Up on 2 States

Bayit Yehudi MK says 2 state solution is “an obsession on the verge of lunacy.”Gil Ronen, 6/30/2013, 11:05 PM

Watching America's Back

The recent visit by Secretary of State Kerry has re-ignited obsolete policies and proven worthless expectations that preceded the new/old Cold War era that has returned to the Middle East.Ron Jager, 6/12/2013, 10:20 AM