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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

May 25, 2020 6:54 am

Antisemitic BDS Activists Stage Nazi-Style ‘Execution’ of ‘Palestinians’ in Vienna

The Austrian Parliament condemned the BDS movement as antisemitic in February, but that hasn’t stopped the movement from staging more antisemitic PR stunts there. Heute reports: At...

May 19, 2020 5:30 am

Palestinians Attacking Banks That Aren’t Paying Terrorists

Earlier this month, some Palestinian banks started closing accounts that were being used to pay terrorists after Palestinian Media Watch started a letter-writing campaign to...

May 17, 2020 6:13 am

Iran’s ‘Urgent’ Bill on Israel and ‘Palestine’ Shows the Regime’s Weakness

Iran’s parliament recently discussed a "very urgent" bill on Israel. The Islamic Republic News Agency said this week that the Iranian Shura Council had been “urgently”...

May 13, 2020 7:52 am

PA PM Says Paying Salaries to Terrorists Is ‘Sacred’

Earlier this month, under Israeli pressure, some Arab banks doing business in the territories stopped paying stipends and salaries to former Palestinian prisoners and families...

May 4, 2020 7:05 am

Why Would Anyone Celebrate the Anniversary of UNRWA?

Last week, UNRWA celebrated its 70th anniversary. The question is -- why? What is there to celebrate? UNRWA was originally meant to be a temporary refugee...

April 28, 2020 7:16 am

Arab Groups Still Pushing the ‘Israel Is Not Protecting Palestinians From COVID-19’ Lie

A webinar on Thursday is as predictable as it is false. From The Arab Center Washington DC: COVID-19 under Apartheid Speakers Diana Buttu Yara Hawari Yousef Munayyer – Moderator Additional speakers...

April 22, 2020 6:27 am

Top PLO Official’s Son in Egyptian Prison; Family Falsely Claims It’s Because He Supports BDS

Last year, Ramy Nabeel Shaath was arrested in Egypt; he was also recently added to a terrorism watch list in the country. At the time of...

April 13, 2020 8:38 am

New Perspectives on the Haggadah

This year, in response to the pandemic, Koren Publishers offered a free download of their Haggadah with the commentary of the former Chief Rabbi of...

March 25, 2020 8:06 am

Palestinian Media Outlet Explains a Way to Blame Coronavirus on Israeli Jews

Palestine Today has a remarkable article: The director of the blessed Al-Aqsa Mosque Omar Al-Kiswani said that the Endowment Council’s decision to temporarily suspend the prayers...

March 16, 2020 5:23 am

Syria Has Far More Female Palestinian Prisoners Than Israel — but No One Cares

I  have seen scores of articles, tweets, and protests about how Israel holds large numbers of Palestinian women prisoners, and how they are supposedly mistreated. But...

March 11, 2020 7:15 am

Perverted Israel-Haters Claim Israel Trying to Hurt Palestinians with Covid-19

There is nothing too low for Israel-haters. The Students for Justice in Palestine chapter at the University of Maryland is having a conference where they want...

March 10, 2020 5:18 am

‘Jewish Voice for Peace’ Uses a Terrorist Group Poster for International Women’s Day

Below is a tweet from the quite misnamed "Jewish Voice for Peace." The graphic that they chose is from a 1985 poster by a terror...

February 27, 2020 5:38 am

Palestinian School Prayer: ‘Oh Allah, Cleanse the Holy Land of Jews’

Tuesday was the first day of the Islamic month of Rajab. Like in many places worldwide, Palestinian schools have various announcements meant to be broadcast over...

February 25, 2020 9:26 am

Palestinian Textbooks Still Celebrate Terrorists

There was a small kerfuffle this weekend as stories came out that the official Palestinian fifth grade textbook for teaching the Arabic language mentioned how...


One New York Family’s Story of Surviving Coronavirus - For Sarit Haviv, 53, of Mill Basin in Brooklyn, New York, the toughest part of having COVID-19 was...

New Book of Poetry Finds Relevance During Coronavirus

David Caplan is a Hasidic professor and poet who once wrote about the works of Eminem and Jay-Z. His new...


US to End Sanctions Waivers Allowing Some Work at Iran Nuclear Sites

The United States has decided to end sanctions waivers allowing Russian, Chinese and European firms to continue work at certain Iranian nuclear sites, an American official and another source familiar with...


Netanyahu Participates in Coronavirus Conference With World Leaders

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu participated in a video conference on Wednesday with world leaders dealing with the fallout from the coronavirus pandemic. The meeting was the third of its kind,...

Middle East

Iran Changes Tack in Iraq After Soleimani Assassination

Two diplomats are quietly leading Iran's push to influence politics in Iraq, in a departure from the more blunt enforcement employed by Qassem Soleimani, a top commander slain in a US...

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