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Dr. Edy Cohen is author of the book The Holocaust in the Eyes of Mahmoud Abbas (Hebrew).


March 15, 2021 12:30 pm

Tunisian Jews Are in Immediate Danger

During his election campaign, Tunisian president Kais Saied accused Israel of being at war with the Muslim world, a message that struck a chord in...

March 3, 2021 12:42 pm

The President of Tunisia Slanders the Jews

Ten years after the so-called “Arab Spring” began in Tunisia, that country is in the headlines once again. A series of violent demonstrations have taken...

November 26, 2020 7:02 am

Israel and Lebanon to Open Negotiations

Following the assassination of Lebanon’s President Bashir Jumail in September 1982, he was replaced by his brother Amin. At the time, Israel was mired in...

November 9, 2020 5:29 am

Arab-Israeli Knesset Members: Enemies of Peace

Israel’s recent normalization of relations with the UAE and Bahrain changed the rules of the game in the region. The winners so far are Israel...

September 15, 2020 5:37 am

Qatar Is Pro-Iran and Anti-Gulf Arab

The Arab world is far less divided today than it has been in recent years, and is moving in a positive direction toward conciliation and...

September 7, 2020 6:04 am

The Plight of Egyptians Living in Israel

Israelis often say, “There is peace between the governments of Egypt and Israel, but not between the peoples.” I beg to differ. Many Egyptians have no...

August 31, 2020 5:57 am

Why Did Turkey’s Erdogan Convert Hagia Sophia Into a Mosque?

Hagia Sophia (“Holy Wisdom” in Latin) was built in the 4th century as a Byzantine church. It was just converted into a mosque following a...

August 13, 2020 4:33 am

A Second ‘Explosion’ Is Coming for Lebanon in Assassination Report

The explosion expected to occur in Lebanon on August 18 will not shatter glass and destroy buildings. It will be a legal and political explosion...

August 10, 2020 4:42 am

Hezbollah Pushes Lebanon Toward Iranian Domination

Lebanon is suffering the worst economic crisis in its history. It is locked in a horrendous spiral of inflation, unemployment, and recession. Suicides are rising...

July 20, 2020 7:47 am

Free Speech in Saudi Arabia? Not If You Support Israel

In media appearances that shook conservative Saudi Arabia, Saudi journalist and commentator Abdul Hameed Ghabin came out strongly against Iran and against the Palestinians. His...

June 8, 2020 8:59 am

Palestinians Ramp Up Incitement to Murder Jews

Ever since the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic, many influential Palestinians have maliciously spread the lie that Israel is using the virus as a biological...

May 21, 2020 6:19 am

Israel’s Image on Ramadan TV Programs Has Highs and Lows

During the holy month of Ramadan, which is one of the Five Pillars of Islam, adult Muslims fast from sunrise to sunset. (This year is unusual...

May 4, 2020 6:50 am

Coronavirus and the Arab Culture of Secrecy

Misinformation is a pillar of governance in most Arab regimes. Anyone trying to follow current events in the Arab world could be misled into believing the...

April 23, 2020 6:45 am

Israel Is Fighting Spies at Home

Israel’s security challenges are much more complex than they appear on the surface. They extend far beyond the rocket and drone attacks that are often...


Israeli Locust Slayers Train Ethiopians to Save Crops - Some call it a plague. Yoav Motro calls it a war. The enemies are the huge armies of desert...

An Israeli Soldier Gives His All for Lonely Senior Citizens - “Between 11th and 12th grade, after a tough fencing session, I saw a television report about all these...

Why the UAE Wants Israeli Help to Secure Its Food Supplies - Food security is emerging as a key area in which the United Arab Emirates is eager for Israeli...


Ireland Adds US, France, Italy to Tough Hotel Quarantine Regime

Ireland added the United States, Canada, Belgium, France and Italy to its list of countries where arrivals will be subject to mandatory hotel quarantine, tightening some of Europe's toughest travel...


Mayo to Med: Israel Returns Sea Turtles After Tar Cleanup

A handful of endangered sea turtles have been returned to Israel's Mediterranean waters after surviving an oil spill that required they undergo weeks of cleaning, including gastric purges with mayonnaise. The...

Middle East

‘How Can We Not Be Tense?’ Turkey’s Coronavirus Infection...

The red letters scrolling across the front of Fikret Oluk's bus say: "Stay Home Turkey". But the Istanbul driver said...

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