Middle East Meltdown

With the Mid-East on the cusp of melt-down, imagine what Isaiah (5:20) would say of proponents of ‘regional integration’: “Woe unto them that call evil good, and good evil; that put darkness for light, and ligh...

Syria 101: The Simple Version

Syria is now in the news due to the latest atrocity – chemical weapons being used on civilians. Due to the prevalence of fake news, I’m seeing a lot of confusion regarding the attack: Who did it? Why? Is it ...

THE REAL FACE OF JORDAN

Every once in a while, the Jordanian people are given a chance to express how they really feel about Israel. Jordan is the country to Israel’s east with which Israel has had a formal peace for 23 years. And...

Is Palestine in the Works?

Betzalel Smotritch of Bayit Yehudi, a member of Netanyahu's government took to Facebook yesterday to slam the Prime Minister into working with the Trump administration in setting up the circumstances for a Pale...

Jordan at the Precipice

An otherwise promising future is hindered by the unsolved Palestinian problem “We’re in dire straits.” So spoke Jordan’s King Abdullah a half-year ago. A just-completed week of intensive travels and discussi...

Israel’s Azerbaijan Problem

DOES A DEMOCRACY BEHAVE LIKE THIS? Israeli Russian Jewish blogger, Alexander Lapshin did something brave, he crossed over from Azerbaijan to Artsakh aka Nagorno Karabagh and came out speaking for Artsakh’s I...

TERROR IN ISTANBUL: Is Turkey Safe Anymore?

Last night's terror attack at an Istanbul night club is only the latest terror attack against Turkey. With 35 dead from the attack on New Years eve, the 45 killed in Ataturk airport last month, and a failed cou...

LIES AND HYPOCRISY OVER ALEPPO

Where are the tears for Aleppo’s Christians and Jews? 250,000 Christians lived in Aleppo before the Sunni-Shiite Islamic civil war began. Today their numbers have fallen to 40,000. There were no worldwide p...