ANALYSIS: Turkey becoming a second Iran

For the first time, the IDF has added Turkey to the list of security threats Israel faces in annual security assessment.Yochanan Visser, 1/15/2020, 10:15 PM

ANALYSIS: Is the USA preparing to bomb Iran's nuclear sites?

Why did US President focus on vow to prevent Iran from obtaining a nuclear weapon in response to Iranian attacks on US forces in Iraq?Yochanan Visser, 1/9/2020, 9:14 PM

ANALYSIS: US and Iran heading for a major confrontation

Clearer picture of how Iran intends to exact revenge for killing of General Qassem Soleimani.Yochanan Visser, 1/7/2020, 5:13 PM

Analysis: Did US change Iran policy over Iraq?

Confrontation between US, Iran escalates after Shiite militia kills US contractor, prompting massive American response.Yochanan Visser, 12/31/2019, 8:50 PM

ANALYSIS - ICC Chief Prosecutor exposed

International Criminal Court Chief Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda refused to meet Israeli representatives before announcing investigation.Yochanan Visser, 12/24/2019, 10:10 PM

ANALYSIS: Turkey's Erdogan endangering world peace

Erdogan not only comes out against Israel, but calls for conflict between Islam and the West.Yochanan Visser, 12/10/2019, 10:15 PM

ANALYSIS: Why is Jordan's increasingly hostile to Israel?

Jordan demands Israeli mayors remove religious items, conducts military exercise against Israeli 'invasion.'Yochanan Visser, 12/4/2019, 5:22 PM

Crisis in Lebanon and Jordan threatens Israel's security

What is happening in Lebanon and Jordan, and how might it affect Israel? Analysis.Yochanan Visser, 11/30/2019, 10:27 PM

ANALYSIS: The rise of the Iranian Shiite Crescent continues

Deespite anti-Iran protests in Iraq and Lebanon and unrest at home, Iran continues to expand influence in Middle East.Yochanan Visser, 11/19/2019, 8:06 PM

Lessons from the latest missile war between Gaza and Israel

ANALYSIS: As Israel staves off multi-front war with Iran, the Iranian axis aims to target Israel with GPS-guided missiles.Yochanan Visser, 11/16/2019, 10:02 PM

Analysis: Chaos in Syria intensifies after US abandons Kurds

Can America's allies in the Middle East continue to depend on the US after Trump clears way for Turkish attack on the Kurds?Yochanan Visser, 10/13/2019, 2:59 PM

ANALYSIS: Trump creates a new war zone in Syria

Pro-Assad, Russian forces prepare to face Turkish forces as US withdrawal clears way for new conflict.Yochanan Visser, 10/7/2019, 10:06 PM

ANALYSIS: Covert war between Israel and Iran escalates

Tensions rise with Iranian-backed forces in Lebanon, Gaza, Syria, and Iraq.Yochanan Visser, 9/10/2019, 4:41 PM

Tisha B'Av: Day of Mourning or Introspection?

Jews continue to mourn the destruction of the Holy Temple, but do they acknowledge the miracles around them?Yochanan Visser, 8/11/2019, 1:27 PM

Analysis: The PA death cult vs vs Israeli celebration of life

Hamas, Islamic Jihad praise murder of Hesder yeshiva student as PA spreads rumors about Jewish threat to Jerusalem.Yochanan Visser, 8/8/2019, 5:40 PM

ANALYSIS: Erdogan creates a new crisis in the Middle East

Turkish leader risks major confrontation with the West with purchase of Russian S-400 batteries, belligerent moves across Middle East.Yochanan Visser, 7/17/2019, 4:35 PM

ANALYSIS - Iran again caught lying about its nuclear program

Iranian threat to destroy Israel within 30 minutes reveals regime maintained secret nuclear program, may even already possess such a weapon.Yochanan Visser, 7/15/2019, 3:34 PM

Analysis: How Iran is transforming Iraq into a second Lebanon

Iraq plays a double game by claiming to integrate Iran-backed Shiite militias into its military forces.Yochanan Visser, 7/9/2019, 3:22 PM

ANALYSIS: IAF action in Syria part of escalating war with Iran

IAF carries out one of its largest operations against Iranian and Hezbollah targets in SyriaYochanan Visser, 7/1/2019, 3:54 PM

ANALYSIS: The escalating war between Iran and the United States

Islamic Republic activates proxies to strike the US and its allies in the Middle East while trying to disrupt oil transports in the Gulf.Yochanan Visser, 6/19/2019, 10:39 PM

Analysis: Syrian war is once again escalating

Islamist rebels, with Turkish support, push back against Syrian regime and its Russian ally, as US accuses Syrian army of chemical attacksYochanan Visser, 5/27/2019, 10:58 PM

ANALYSIS: The New York Times and the new anti-Semitic tsunami

Anti-Semitic NY Times cartoon is only the latest and most blatant example of media creating anti-Semitic atmosphere in the Western world.Yochanan Visser, 4/30/2019, 10:47 PM

Analysis: Are Iran and the United States heading for war?

Reports of US Naval buildup near Middle East as Iran threatens shipping lanes in response to US sanctions.Yochanan Visser, 4/25/2019, 3:42 PM

ANALYSIS: Why the world got Israel's Golan sovereignty all wrong

Israel and the US agree that the transfer of the plateau is no longer negotiable due to the changed situation in Syria.Yochanan Visser, 4/2/2019, 10:34 PM

ANALYSIS: Law experts make mincemeat of Netanyahu indictments

AG's decision to indict PM Netanyahu may threaten the health of Israel's democracy. Israel cannot afford to choose the wrong PM.Yochanan Visser, 3/4/2019, 4:16 PM

ANALYSIS: Trump's actions in Iraq and Syria recipe for disaster

The president's actions show he is out of touch with Middle East reality.Yochanan Visser, 12/27/2018, 10:16 PM

ANALYSIS: IDF's new gamechanger doctrine in the war against Iran

Operation Northern Shield is an example of Israel's defense strategy against Iran's asymmetric warfare.Yochanan Visser, 12/6/2018, 8:42 PM

ANALYSIS: How Iran is preparing for the annihilation of Israel

The Iranians no longer hide what is their plan for the Middle East and Israel in particular.Yochanan Visser, 11/26/2018, 10:44 PM

ANALYSIS: What's behind Netanyahu's decision not to invade Gaza

Netanyahu has the possibility of a 3 front war to take into account.Yochanan Visser, 11/15/2018, 11:29 PM

ANALYSIS: Hamas leaves Israel with only one option in Gaza

Israel must restore deterrence against Islamist terror groups which have turned Gaza into a large military base attacking Israel non-stop.Yochanan Visser, 11/12/2018, 10:12 PM

ANALYSIS: Russia's latest moves in Syria reveal it as an enemy

Russia's supplying S-300 missiles to Syria is a clearly hostile act towards Israel.Yochanan Visser, 10/8/2018, 9:26 AM

ANALYSIS: What's behind Iran's unprecedented strike on Syria

The attack showed that Israel has stopped Iran's ability to launch missiles and drones from Syria.Yochanan Visser, 10/2/2018, 7:03 PM

ANALYSIS: More details revealed about Mossad operation in Tehran

A Hebrew article has just been published on the Mossad operation in Tehran this year.Yochanan Visser, 9/27/2018, 10:54 PM

Analysis: US losing battle with Iran over Iraq

The US promised to hold Iran accountable for attacks on US facilities in Iraq. But does the US still have any power in the area?Yochanan Visser, 9/14/2018, 2:14 PM

ANALYSIS: Trump intervenes in Iraq in order to stop Iran

Some Iraqis call US presence an 'occupation' but alternatives are ISIS and Iran.Yochanan Visser, 8/31/2018, 12:20 PM

ANALYSIS: Iran and ISIS profiting from turmoil in Iraq

The resurge of ISIS is taking place against the backdrop of a continuing popular uprising in the south of Iraq.Yochanan Visser, 8/16/2018, 1:52 AM

ANALYSIS: Erdogan on crash course with US amid economic collapse

Is Erdogan losing touch with reality?Yochanan Visser, 8/12/2018, 9:59 PM

ANALYSIS: Iran tightening the noose around Israel

Is Iran preventing an Israel-Hamas agreement and is it behind current escalation?Yochanan Visser, 8/9/2018, 10:05 PM

ANALYSIS: Will Israel and Hamas finally reach a long term truce?

Rival Palestinian Arab groups are the main problem with an Israel-Hamas truce, but far from the only one.Yochanan Visser, 8/5/2018, 10:40 PM

Assad's return to Golan complicates Israel's war with Iran

The Assad regime claims the 1974 agreement forbids the IAF from entering Syrian airspace in the  Golan.Yochanan Visser, 7/20/2018, 2:47 PM

ANALYSIS: Protests in Iran now endanger Khamenei's regime

Iranians grow increasingly angry at Ayatollahs' regime as severe drought, weak economy take their toll on Iran.Yochanan Visser, 7/3/2018, 7:56 PM

ANALYSIS: The Iranian Axis is nearing Israel's border

The pro-Assad coalition on Wednesday bombed Nawa, 12 kilometers from Israel.Yochanan Visser, 7/1/2018, 12:13 AM

ANALYSIS: More evidence Iran lied about nuclear weapons program

The IAEA admitted it did not ask to see nuclear sites, because had Iran refused, it would have to be found in noncompliance.Yochanan Visser, 5/3/2018, 8:25 PM

ANALYSIS: What Israel should do about S-300 anti-aircraft system

Russian S-300 anti-aircraft system could allow Syria to shoot down planes at Ben Gurion Airport, interfere with IAF operations.Yochanan Visser, 4/30/2018, 8:01 PM

ANALYSIS: Why Iran is escalating conflict with Israel

Israel expects a new Iranian cross border attack from Syria, as Iran seeks to end increase in anti-regime activity.Yochanan Visser, 4/23/2018, 10:48 PM