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Bezalel is a survivor of the Transnistria death camp where he was interned from 1941 to 1944. He received rabbinic ordination from Yeshivah Torah Vodaath and masters degree in mechanical engineering from the Polytechnic Institute of New York. He is a contributing columnist for the Jewish Press, dos Yidishe Vort, and the Algemeiner Journal. Arriving in the US in 1946 he now resides in Kew Gardens.

ARTICLES BY: Bezalel Fixler

June 28, 2011 10:50 am

The Real Damage to Israel in Obama’s Plan

Most analysts of the Obama Mideast peace plan are discussing 1967 borders; the right for Arab "refugees" to return to their pre-1948 homes; withdrawal of...


As Iranian Minorities Join Protests, Could the US and Israel Arm Them? - As the anti-regime protests wind down in Iran, the White House said on...

Report Details Scope of Persecution in the Cradle of Christianity - While Christianity traces its birthplace to the Middle East, that region has been arguably the most hostile area for...

Financial Desperation Leads ISIS to Sell Its Own Coins Online

Facing financial setbacks, the Islamic State (ISIS) is turning to more unorthodox methods for raising money: selling its own currency...


As Trump Heads to Davos, Survey Points to Rising Risk of War

The risk of political and economic confrontations between major powers, including outright military conflicts, has risen sharply, according to a survey released by the World Economic Forum (WEF) days before...


Israel’s Netanyahu Says Indian Peace Hero Gandhi an Inspiration

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu visited the home of Mahatma Gandhi on Wednesday, saying modern India's founding father and promoter of peace was an inspiration for humanity. Netanyahu is making the...

Middle East

Saudi Arabia Reportedly Shoots Down Missile Fired From Yemen

A ballistic missile fired by Yemen’s armed Houthi group toward Saudi Arabia's southern Jizan region was shot down by Saudi forces on Tuesday, Saudi state TV Ekhbariya reported. The station gave...