The Palestinian delusion

Renowned jihad watcher Robert Spencer's latest book is a sobering look at the impossibility of reaching a lasting agreement with the Arabs living in and out of the only Jewish State.Dr. Andrew Harrod, 1/20/2020, 8:09 AM

Will giving away land bring peace to the Mideast and free world?

How a people educates its children and population at large, and how they use media and int'l connections, tells us their true intentions.Dr. Shmuel Katz, 12/25/2019, 4:11 PM

Hatred doesn't grow on trees

The Right disliked Yitzchak Rabin for substantial reasons. That does not excuse the attempts to villify the Right at his memorials. Tzvi Fishman, 11/11/2019, 1:12 PM

Fake PA compliance, Fake PLO Charter change, Fake NYT story

Abbas’ threats of non-compliance with the Oslo agreements are as empty as the PA’s compliance with those very agreements. William K. Langfan, 10/17/2019, 6:31 AM

INTO THE FRAY: Dopey doves

Illusory dreams of peace, when allowed to set the subject of public discourse and guide government decisions, sow the seeds of the next conflict. Dr. Martin Sherman, 10/11/2019, 3:02 PM

Israel and the politics of institutional insanity

Israeli self deception vis a vis the Arabs continues, as does the insanity, characterizing the continuing political miscalculations of the Israelis - now grateful that Abbas is accepting tax revenues again.   Meir Jolovitz, 10/7/2019, 10:14 AM

Jews or Israelis - Who will form the next government?

Have the Blue and White Israelis forgotten that they live in what is known as The Jewish State? Is it the Arab parties on whom they intend to rely? Shalom Pollack, 9/22/2019, 6:39 PM

PA begins issuing building permits for Area C

PA seeks to remove all distinctions between territory created under Oslo Accords, approve Arab construction in areas under Israeli control.Gary Willig, 9/1/2019, 9:24 AM

Who's funding illegal Palestinian settlements in Area C? (Part I)

The current rapid illegal build-up is funded by hundreds of millions of euros annually, funneled by the European Union and individual European nations into scores of building and infrastructure projects. Edwin Black, 8/16/2019, 10:12 AM

Did Israel violate Jewish law with the Oslo Accords?

Tzfat Chief Rabbi Shmuel Eliyahu explains the stance of Jewish law on relinquishing Jewish control over parts of the land of Israel.Tal Polon, 7/30/2019, 2:31 PM

Regev clarifies: Statements against Netanyahu out of place

Culture Minister clarifies remarks seemingly blaming Religious Zionism for Oslo Accords. 'We must not repeat mistakes of the past.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/13/2019, 12:16 PM

On Jewish destiny and the calming extension of Jewish Sovereignty

Despite the terrible errors of Israel’s leaders, Jewish destiny continually has thwarted each and every effort to cede any part of Judea and Samaria.Rabbi Prof. Dov Fischer, 5/17/2019, 5:03 PM

INTO THE FRAY: Let the PA collapse

Despite possible short term difficulties, Israel should seize on the impending collapse of the Palestinian Authority as an opportunity to extricate itself from the deadly cul-de-sac, into which the Oslo process has lured it.Dr. Martin Sherman, 5/3/2019, 9:54 AM

Former Minister turned traitor: Gonen Segev, From Oslo to Iran

When a split Right allowed the Left to form a coalition, Segev was in a staunchly right wing party. He crossed the lines and was the crucial vote that allowed the Oslo Accords to pass. That was for starters. Daniel Pinner, 3/5/2019, 7:04 AM

Where did the late George H. W. Bush stand on Israel?

George H.W. Bush will go down in Jewish History as the American president who forced Israel into a subservient position and endangered millions of Jews. Ariel Natan Pasko, 12/4/2018, 5:59 PM

Yair Netanyahu: We can't let the Left return to power

Amid talk of elections, PM's son writes open letter imploring right-wing Israelis not to let the Left return to power. 'Existential threat.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/15/2018, 6:19 PM

PLO 'suspends' recognition of Israel

PLO Central Committee votes to revoke validity of Oslo Accords until Israel agrees to Palestinian State on pre-1967 borders.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/29/2018, 11:01 PM

Woman in Green co-founder passes away

Ruth Matar passes away. Matar had co-founded renowned movement calling for Israel to assert sovereignty over Judea and Samaria.Tzvi Lev, 10/20/2018, 9:12 PM

INTO THE FRAY: Obsessing over Oslo – Einat Wilf in “The Atlantic"

Wilf seems oblivious to “pesky details” such as the murderous terror unleashed by the Palestinians, their Judeophobic indoctrination and Judeocidal incitement, as “grand obstacles to peace.”Dr. Martin Sherman, 10/5/2018, 3:04 PM

'Jews will leave Palestine like rats'

Senior PA journalist says Arafat told him he didn't believe the Oslo path but went along in order to cause Jews to leave "Palestine".Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/21/2018, 2:37 AM

A million hands murdered Ari Fuld

More than a million hands gave the knife to this Arab. All are complicit. All are guilty. Jack Engelhard, 9/18/2018, 7:14 AM

'The media ignores the disaster that Oslo caused'

Former MK Moshe Feiglin rejects Deri's remarks on Oslo Accords, blasts distortion of history.Benny Tocker, 9/14/2018, 5:05 AM

Hamas: Oslo Accords paved the way for Judaization of Jerusalem

Hamas official: The initiators of Oslo are isolated. There is only one way out - a comprehensive reform of the PLO.Dalit Halevi, 9/14/2018, 4:12 AM

Rabbi Ovadia's grandson blasts Deri over Oslo

Grandson of revered spiritual leader Rabbi Ovadia blasts Shas chairman's claim that his grandfather instructed him to abstain on Oslo vote.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/13/2018, 7:48 PM

Deri: I 'wanted to' oppose Oslo

Interior Minister claims in Rabin government he wanted to oppose Oslo plan, but spiritual mentor Rabbi Ovadia Yosef ordered him to refrain.Mordechai Sones, 9/13/2018, 1:18 PM

Twenty five years since Oslo - a story of faded hopes

The naysayers were silenced, if not pilloried and deplored -you had to believe that Arafat was another Mandela to be allowed to speak.Rabbi Berel Wein, 8/31/2018, 7:20 AM

A history lesson for Prince William: Judea, Samaria, Oslo et al

According to the Oslo Accords, Judea and Samaria are not "Occupied Palestinian Territories", but "disputed territories" whose status is to be decided as the outcome of permanent status negotiations. Ezequiel Doiny, 6/25/2018, 5:26 PM

'How dreams of peace led to Israel's biggest mistake'

A brilliant example of the late commentator's intellectual honesty and his incisive analysis of the Arab-Israel conflict, brought here in memoriam. Charles Krauthammer, 6/24/2018, 3:09 PM

'Crazy nut; because of him Oslo passed'

Friend of former minister Gonen Segev in response to report Segev charged with espionage: 'Nothing he does would surprise me.'Mordechai Sones, 6/18/2018, 10:22 PM

The Abbas-Netanyahu irony

Abbas said what Israel should have said long ago - Oslo is dead. Op-ed.Prof. Paul Eidelberg, 1/17/2018, 5:07 AM

'Trump slapped us in the face, Oslo Accords are over'

Abbas to Trump: 'May your house be destroyed'. PA chief blasts Israel as European 'colonial' project, 'has no connection to Jewish people'.David Rosenberg, 1/14/2018, 9:28 PM

PFLP: Cancel the Oslo Accords

Senior official in terrorist group says Trump's decision on Jerusalem destroyed the possibility of implementing the two-state solution.Dalit Halevi, 12/11/2017, 2:07 AM

Hamas official: The Oslo Accords are dead

Hamas's Mousa Abu Marzouk declares Oslo Accords dead, says current arrangements have nothing to do with Oslo.Dalit Halevi, 11/13/2017, 4:05 AM

INTO THE FRAY: Oslo at twenty-four - Failing the “crystal ball” test

If Rabin had a crystal ball that allowed him to foresee the terrible trauma and tragedy the Oslo Agreements would cause, there is little doubt that he would have never agreed to its signature. Dr. Martin Sherman, 9/30/2017, 10:29 PM

Army Radio vs the IDF?

Army Radio 'exposes' IDF base protecting road leading to Jewish town from rock and firebomb attacks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/25/2017, 3:23 PM

'Oslo' play named best on Broadway Sunday

Play inspired by "peace talks' wins seven Tony nominations in New York.AFP, 6/12/2017, 8:36 AM

'Oslo': No more than a show

'A Trojan horse placed by the Palestinians at Israel's doorstep in order to open it to Palestinian national demands.'Zalman Shoval, 4/25/2017, 5:28 PM

Towards the pending Abbas visit to Washington D.C.

This is the time for the US to enforce its own policy guidelines. It is not too late. David Bedein, 4/17/2017, 11:09 PM

Not again, Beilin! Oslo disaster architect back with more of the same

Yossi Beilin negotiatited with Arafat secretly when it was against the law and the results were tragic for Israelis. Now he wants to do a repeat performance. Att'y Stephen M. Flatow, 3/20/2017, 5:52 AM

'Israel's Rush Limbaugh' remembered

The 27th of the Hebrew month Shevat marks the anniversary of the passing of Adir Zik, may his memory be a blessing.Mordechai Sones, 2/23/2017, 12:04 PM

'The two-state solution has been dead for a decade'

MK Avi Dichter says there won't be a “one-state solution” but makes clear the “two-state solution” is no longer viable either.Hezki Baruch, 2/23/2017, 3:10 AM

French court ruling: Israeli presence in the 'West Bank' is legal

An unpublicized earthshaking ruling made by a French court in 2013 turns the entire Judea and Samaria issue on its head. Ezequiel Doiny, 1/31/2017, 10:38 PM

Since when did the Palestinians become entitled to a state?

It is the UN that is violating law and existing agreements as well as ignoring facts. It is also invoking laws that don't exist. Ted Belman, 1/1/2017, 10:17 PM

Hamas calls on Fatah to join forces against Israel

Hamas official calls on Fatah to join the fight against Israel, says unity necessary to free Israel from Jews.Dalit Halevi, 12/11/2016, 7:31 AM

The Two-State Solution and the Golem

The Golem, like Oslo and the two-state solution, was conjured into existence by the pride and magical thinking of its creator.  Jeffrey Ludwig, 10/19/2016, 8:57 AM

The rewriting of Modern Zionist history

May Shimon Peres be credited with his many positive deeds and accomplishments. May he merit a place in the World to Come. This essay is not about him. Tzvi Fishman, 10/1/2016, 8:16 PM

One of Oslo Accords' chief architects favors its abolishment

Ahmad Qurei was one of the chief players in the Oslo Accords of 1993. Now he says they should be torn up.Shai Landesman, 9/15/2016, 9:13 AM

Why Palestinians hate Shavuot

The writer starts his thesis with the Story of Ruth and has no need for anything more.Att'y Stephen M. Flatow, 6/15/2016, 9:29 PM

A new Middle East paradigm is born

Given the threats from Iran and ISIS, now is a good time to try to cut a deal. And the Arab League has not slammed the door on talking with Israel. Ted Belman, 6/8/2016, 8:23 PM

When Amira Hass told the Palestinians not to make peace

Arab journalist says radical left journalist told Palestinian parliament to reject Oslo Accords, because it didn't expel 'settlers.'Dalit Halevy, 4/24/2016, 9:48 PM

Sorry to tell you, but….

The facts are hard to swallow, but they are the truth.Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 4/22/2016, 11:14 AM

IDF confiscates terror funds in Ramallah; PA up in arms

Spokesman for PA prime minister condemns Israel for breaching Oslo Accords by raiding Area A - while PA itself doesn't abide by the Accords.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/14/2016, 12:09 PM

Shaked challenges Court: Gas deal 'too far', but Oslo was OK?

Justice Minister criticizes Supreme Court logic that gov can't limit future options, points out that Court was fine with Oslo Accords.Hezki Baruch, 4/4/2016, 12:05 PM

How the EU uses 'diplomatic immunity' to grab Israeli land

EU deliberately funds illegal building to 'pave the way' for Palestinians taking Israeli land, claims immunity when challenged in court.Matt Wanderman, 3/15/2016, 10:26 AM

Secret Israel, PA talks on removing IDF from Palestinian cities

Israel, PA have been holding secret talks on transferring security control for Judea, Samaria cities to the PA.Matt Wanderman, 3/14/2016, 6:31 PM

Former Shin Bet chief: Gaza port wouldn't stop tunnel threat

Avi Dichter: All those working for a port in Gaza or other forms of making it separate are repeating same mistake as Oslo.Hezki Baruch, 2/27/2016, 7:36 PM

Watch: Ya'alon recalls warning Rabin against Oslo

Ya'alon says Turkey can't house Hamas HQ and be friends with Israel, warns of 'organized Islamic invasion of Europe.'Yoni Kempinski, 2/15/2016, 8:40 PM