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Posts Tagged: Vladimir Putin

April 4, 2019 3:37 pm

After 37 Years, Missing IDF Sergeant Zachary Baumel Laid to Rest in Jerusalem

A fallen Israeli tank commander was laid to rest at the military cemetery on Mount Herzl in Jerusalem on Thursday, 37 years after he went missing during...

February 13, 2019 4:12 pm

Report: Israeli Strike in Syrian Golan Destroyed Iranian Observation Network

The Israeli shelling of targets in the Quneitra area on the Syrian side of the Golan Heights earlier this week was a response to Iran’s...

December 30, 2018 9:30 am

Putin Tells Trump that Moscow Is Open for Dialogue

Russian President Vladimir Putin told his US counterpart Donald Trump in a New Year letter on Sunday that Moscow was ready for dialogue on a...

December 30, 2018 9:12 am

Should Israel Cooperate with Russia?

Since the 1990s, Israel and Russia have enjoyed an increasingly warm relationship. Russian President Vladimir Putin is reputed to have said, “There is a little...

December 8, 2018 12:40 pm

Netanyahu Briefs Putin on Anti-Tunnel Operation on Lebanese Border: Kremlin

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu briefed Russian President Vladimir Putin on Israel's crackdown along its border with Lebanon on tunnels it said were dug by...

December 6, 2018 9:28 am

Israel and Russia Are on a Collision Course in Syria

The crisis in Russian-Israeli relations that followed the downing of a Russian aircraft in September lacks an exit strategy, and has resulted in significantly higher...

November 15, 2018 10:52 am

Russia’s Putin Discusses Nuclear Pact with US’s Pence

Russian President Vladimir Putin said he discussed Washington's plans to exit the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) arms treaty with US Vice President Mike Pence when...

November 12, 2018 11:16 am

Did Putin Pull the Trigger in Pittsburgh?

America is under (cognitive) attack, almost certainly by Russia. The threat is very real, and has already done a great deal of damage. Americans have...

November 12, 2018 11:02 am

Russia Will Only Respond to Military Pressure, Not Economic Measures

The question of how Russia will evolve over the next few decades is one of the most perplexing and perhaps the most central question in modern...

September 24, 2018 12:51 pm

Blaming Israel for Downing Plane, Russia to Sell S-300 Air Defense System to Syria; Bolton: ‘Significant Escalation’

Russia will sell Syria the advanced S-300 air defense system following the downing of a Russian plane that the Kremlin blames on Israel. According to the...

September 23, 2018 11:53 am

Israeli Expert Fears Russia Seeking to ‘Change Rules of the Game’ in Syria

Veteran Israeli analysts believe President Vladimir Putin is exploiting the downing of a Russian plane in order to change the rules of the game in...

September 3, 2018 1:47 pm

Russia’s Deadly Embrace of Pakistan Will Harm the US and India

In a far-reaching development for India’s strategic interests, Russia signed an agreement with Pakistan for naval cooperation this summer. That agreement comes on the heels...

August 24, 2018 10:32 am

Russia Says Working on Putin Visit to Saudi Arabia

Russia is preparing for President Vladimir Putin to visit Saudi Arabia after he received an invitation from Saudi King Salman, agencies cited Deputy Foreign Minister...

July 24, 2018 12:20 pm

Russian Hacking in the US — and the Middle East

US Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s indictment of 12 Russian intelligence agents provided details on the website DCLeaks, which was allegedly registered by Russian intelligence officers....


Remembering a Military Photographer — and a Forgotten Israeli Hero - On Israel’s Memorial Day earlier this month, the family and friends...

Now Museum Pieces, Yiddish Typewriters Tell the Story of a Once-Vibrant Culture

Not long after the first models appeared on the market in the 1870s, the typewriter...


Abraham Foxman Talks Antisemitism, BDS, and Mel Gibson

Abraham Foxman is the National Director Emeritus of the Anti-Defamation League and a Holocaust survivor. He is the author of...

Israel’s Information War Is as Important as Its Military One

In recent months, the Israeli defense establishment has made increasing use of “information...

Next Israeli Government Could Soon Face New Iranian Terrorist Challenges

In Saturday's early hours, when the attention of most Israelis was focused on...


Rabbi Assaulted in Argentina by Gang Shouting Antisemitic Slurs - An Argentinian rabbi returning from prayer services on Saturday evening was physically attacked by a group of individuals yelling racial slurs against Jews, according to a report in The Jerusalem...


Braving the Heat, Hundreds of Thousands Flock to Meron for Lag B’Omer - Despite a massive heat wave, thousands converged on the northern Israeli town of Meron from Wednesday night through Thursday to celebrate Lag B’Omer at the tomb of Rabbi Shimon...

Middle East

Revolutionary Guards Commander: Iran-US Tension Is a ‘Clash of Wills&...

The standoff between Iran and the United States is a "clash of wills," a senior commander of Iran’s powerful Revolutionary...