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Elder of Ziyon has been blogging about Israel and the Arab world for a really long time now. He also controls the world, but deep down, you already knew that.

ARTICLES BY: Elder of Ziyon

October 6, 2016 8:09 am

The ‘Women’s Boat to Gaza’ Has Different Messages for Different Audiences

According to AFP: A group of women will try to reach the Gaza Strip on board a boat on Wednesday in a bid to break a decade-long...

September 28, 2016 12:36 pm

Syria, Allowed to Speak at the UN, Calls Israel a ‘Terrorist’ State

At the UN last week, Syria was represented by Deputy Prime Minister Walid Al-Moualem. He called Israel a "terrorist" state: Syria is confronting mercenary terrorists on its...

September 26, 2016 6:45 am

Abbas’ Words Show He Has No Desire for Peace

During Mahmoud Abbas' address to the UN last week, he barely alluded to the "right to return:" It remains our hope that such a conference will lead to...

September 26, 2016 6:34 am

Hamas Brags: We’ve Doubled Our Number of Weapons Since 2014 War

Khaled Meshal, the "political" leader of Hamas, just bragged at an Al Jazeera forum in Doha that since the 2014 war, his organization has doubled the number of weapons...

September 22, 2016 7:28 am

Jordan’s King at UN: Jews ‘Attacking’ Jerusalem Holy Sites

King Abdullah of Jordan said this in his speech to the UN General Assembly on Tuesday: Safeguarding Jerusalem is a key concern...the Holy City; a strategic linchpin not...

September 21, 2016 6:40 am

US Embassy Sends Rosh Hashanah Gifts to Anti-Israel Groups

The anti-Israel outlet +972 is upset: Human rights organizations in Israel were in for a surprise on Monday when they opened Rosh Hashanah gift baskets sent by...

September 15, 2016 4:59 am

Is the Iranian Red Crescent Active in the Gaza Strip?

The Iranian Red Crescent (IRC) recently announced that it had given meat to 25,000 Gaza families for the Eid al-Adha holiday. It seems strange that the Iranian organization would...

September 12, 2016 3:55 am

Moroccan Newspaper Publishes ‘Blacklist’ of Artists Who Speak to Israelis

Noon Presse, a Moroccan news site (ranked #19 in that country among all websites), just published what it calls a blacklist of Moroccan performers and artists who have...

September 11, 2016 4:10 am

Haaretz’s Amira Hass Refuses to Condemn Palestinian Murderers on TV (VIDEO)

Last year, on a TV show in South Africa, Haaretz writer Amira Hass refused to condemn the wave of Palestinian terror attacks occurring in Israel. She gave two...

September 8, 2016 6:20 am

Israel Police Rewards Rioters by Forbidding Jewish Prayer in Muslim Quarter

Arutz-7 reports: A ban on Jewish prayer on the Temple Mount has been extended to the Muslim Quarter of the Old City, police officials say, justifying the...

September 6, 2016 5:38 am

Analyzing a New UN Report for Truth and Lies About Israel

The United Nations Conference on Trade and Development has issued a "Report on UNCTAD assistance to the Palestinian people: Developments in the economy of the Occupied...

September 6, 2016 5:24 am

Palestinians Complain Their Textbooks Aren’t Anti-Israel Enough

There was a wave of complaints by educators and parents about the newest official Palestinian Authority textbooks, according to Palestine Today. Some of the complaints were about basic errors...


Children of Fallen Soldiers Celebrate Mass Bar Mitzvah -- Dozens of orphans of fallen Israeli soldiers, and the son of an American serviceman who died in Afghanistan, celebrated their...


‘We Need to Clean This Up,’ Said Clinton Aide After Obama Comments on E...

In a March 2015 interview, President Obama said that he had learned about Hillary Clinton’s use of a private email...


Intense Anti-Abbas Clashes Reported Near Ramallah, Nablus, Jenin

Intense clashes erupted in three refugee camps Tuesday night between Palestinian youths and Palestinian Authority security forces, after a protest over the recent expulsion from the Fatah party of a...

Middle East

Kurdish Peshmerga Forces Just 5 Miles From Mosul as Offensive Continues

Kurdish Peshmerga forces are within 5 miles (8 kilometers) of Mosul, commanders said Sunday, after days of fighting and sweeping territorial gains in the operation to free the key Iraqi...