The long view in Israel against the 1967 line
Los Angeles Times
For decades, Israel's greatest strategic minds have concluded that the Jewish state can safeguard its future only by retaining defensible borders beyond the 1967 line. By Dore Gold Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's recent statement that Israel can't ...
IDF on high alert as Palestinians prepare for Naksa Day
Security forces on high alert for 'Naksa Day'
'Syrian Naksa Day march to Israel border may be canceled'
Globe and Mail
Israel takes care of business, beats Latvia 2-1
Israel won its third straight game in the Euro 2012 qualifying round on Saturday, and its first on foreign soil, defeating Latvia 2-1 at Riga's Skonto Stadium. The blue-and-white's standing didn't improve over the weekend, as Greece won over Malta 3-1 ...
Soccer / Euro 2012 / Stayin' alive
Euro 2012 qualifiers round-up: Yossi Benayoun scores as Israel beat Latvian
Israel stay in hunt with 2-1 victory in Latvia
The carrot option
Maybe the strategic threat to Israel is precisely the confusion, the lack of clarity and, most importantly, the disputes between intelligence agencies about what poses an existential threat. By Zvi Bar'el No doubt, Meir Dagan wins on points. ...
A Former Spy Chief Questions the Judgment of Israeli Leaders
Ex-Mossad boss's spray
Israel government 'reckless and irresponsible' says ex-Mossad chief
On Naksa Day, Syria's focus to be on Israel border
Syria-Israel border expected to be site of demonstrations marking the anniversary of the Naksa, the Arab defeat in the Six-Day War, with protesters attempting to repeat the bloody clashes of Nakba Day. By Avi Issacharoff and Amos Harel If it appeared ...
Israel to be major subject of US political debate in 2012
Analysis: Romney puts Israel at center of presidential campaign speech; Emanuel: Obama doesn't want return to 1967 borders. WASHINGTON – When Mitt Romney declared his intention to run for president of the ...
On Faith: Israel offers Arabs 'a genuine future'
Can equality exist in the Jewish state?
Republicans seek new support among Jewish voters
Los Angeles Times
Sammy Ofer dies at 89; Israeli business tycoon
Los Angeles Times
The billionaire's powerful, family-owned conglomerate recently came under scrutiny for alleged commercial dealings with Iran, Israel's archenemy. Sammy Ofer, right, seen with his brother, Yuli, in 2007, was considered Israel's richest man, ...
Shipping with the Enemy: Israeli Firm Deals with Iran
Israel to ban investments in companies with ties to Iran
Israel minister: Strike on Iran could be necessary
Unarmed demonstrators – the new threat to Israel
Israel is finding itself facing new, dire challenges – challenges for which it has failed to prepare and for which it has yet to think of a response. Ignoring all the warnings that were readily available, Israel is finding itself ...
IDF Should Have Shot Syrians, Expert Says
Conrad Black: Harper courageously defies Obama, in support of Israel
National Post (blog)
Baird's comment takes nothing from the courage and effectiveness of Harper having prevented the G-8 from again urging Israel onto this ski jump to oblivion. The Arabs started and lost the 1967 War; and in wars, the status of aggressors and defenders, ...
Netanyahu undermines Israel's quest for peace
Thomas Friedman turns his back on Israel; Promoting anti-Semitism
Letter: Obama wrong on Israel as political left blindly follows
Palestinians plan border protests today
JERUSALEM // Israel is bracing itself for another round of mass demonstrations today by Palestinian activists in the occupied territories and surrounding countries. The rallies are being organised via social-media websites and plan to emulate those ...
Cutting Edge Commentator
Special from Gaza: Rafah's closure sparks Palestinian outrage
Palestine's own spring
Kansas City Star
Dramatist Alludes to Dispute as He Accepts CUNY Honor
New York Times
The CUNY board of trustees voted last month to deny the degree at the urging of a trustee, Jeffrey S. Wiesenfeld, who denounced Mr. Kushner's views on Israel and branded him “a Jewish anti-Semite.” The playwright has said that while he has been ...
Tony Kushner accepts honorary degree after 'anti-Israel' controversy
After Israel controversy, Tony Kushner to accept honorary degree
Bashing Israel on Campus, from California to New York