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


September 20, 2019 9:56 am

The Plight of the LGBT Community in the Palestinian Authority and Muslim Countries

The Palestinian Authority (PA)’s violent treatment of the gay community under its rule offers a gloomy reminder of this community’s difficult situation in most Muslim...

July 26, 2019 9:52 am

Jordan’s Double Game With Israel

In an unusual and particularly outrageous declaration, Jordanian MP Tarek Khoury recently called on Jordanians to blow up pipelines that are supposed to bring natural...

July 22, 2019 8:34 am

The 20th Century Pogroms Against the Jews of the Middle East: Will Christians Suffer the Same Fate?

A look at developments in the Middle East over the past decades gives the clear impression that the region is becoming “cleansed” of minorities, especially...

May 28, 2019 6:47 am

The Persecution of Christians in the Palestinian Authority

Three grave events occurred recently involving Christians in the territories ruled by the Palestinian Authority (PA). But they left no mark on either the world...

February 1, 2019 12:11 pm

The False Promise of Iraqi-Israeli Peace

No one should be misled by the revelation that several Iraqi delegations visited Israel in 2018, and let that turn into optimism about Iraqi-Israeli relations....

October 28, 2018 6:52 pm

Jordanian Law Permits the Murder of Israelis

Jordanian soldier Ahmad Mussa Dakasma, the murderer of seven Israeli schoolgirls in Naharayim on March 13, 1997, was released from prison in March 2017 after...

August 26, 2018 8:35 am

In Syria, Palestinian Blood Isn’t Equal

Recently, the human rights organization Action Group for Palestinians in Syria (AGPS) published a report documenting 3,840 cases of Palestinians killed since the beginning of...

June 11, 2018 11:51 am

Kuwait: A Serial Violator of (Palestinian) Human Rights

There is considerable hypocrisy in the fact that Kuwait -- which in 1991 expelled approximately 400,000 Palestinians who worked and lived in its territory for...

December 3, 2017 3:58 pm

Victimized Again: The Jews of Arab States and the June 1967 War

Fifty years after the June 1967 War, the Israel State Archives in Jerusalem released scores of classified files related to this historic event. While most...


Saluting One of the Last Living Heroes of Israel’s Fight for Independence - When Harold “Smoky” Simon grins at you, it’s hard to remember...

Sukkot: A Jewish Thanksgiving - Sukkot is akin to a Jewish Thanksgiving. On Thanksgiving in America, no matter their religion or background, families...


Booming Tech Industry Sends Tel Aviv Office Rental Prices Up

CTech - The booming Tel Aviv tech scene has led to a dramatic increase in office rental prices, according to estimates by the Israeli branch of real estate investment company...

Middle East

Protests Sweep Lebanon as Fury at Ruling Elite Grows

Tens of thousands of angry Lebanese took to the streets on Friday, blocking roads and burning tires in a second day of nationwide protest to demand the removal of a...

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