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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

August 12, 2018 7:32 am

Muslim Western Wall Denial Continues

Hanna Issa, the Secretary General of the Islamic-Christian Committee to Support Occupied Jerusalem and Holy Sites, wrote an article where he denied that the Western Wall...

August 9, 2018 7:44 am

After Being Greeted and Feted by Russia, Palestinian Islamic Jihad Promises to Destroy Israel

Islamic Jihad officials were invited to Russia this week. Apparently, this recognition of them as important players in the region did not change their support...

August 7, 2018 8:44 am

Gazans Protest Cuts in Prisoner ‘Salaries’

The Palestinian Authority (PA) has seemingly cut or reduced the "salaries" of some terrorist prisoners -- those from Hamas and Islamic Jihad. There was a protest...

August 6, 2018 2:37 pm

Russia Invites Palestinian Terror Group to an Official Meeting, Giving Support and Legitimacy

Palestine Today reports that Islamic Jihad Movement in Palestine received an official invitation to visit Moscow from the Russian Foreign Ministry. According to the Information Office...

August 2, 2018 1:29 pm

Jordanian University Offers Full Scholarship to Ahed Tamimi

Amman University has offered a full scholarship to Ahed Tamimi, who was recently released from Israeli prison for attacking an IDF soldier. The invitation was offered...

August 1, 2018 1:13 pm

Palestinian Authority, Which Has Been Strangling Gaza, Takes Credit for Its Reconstruction

I cannot recall an official government video as transparently false and cynical as this one. The Palestinian Authority has issued a statement and video called "Office...

July 31, 2018 4:28 pm

UNRWA: Free Education Paid for by the World Is a Human Right

I received this fundraising email from UNRWA USA: Due to the US government's holding back of $300 million to UNRWA, as of this week UNRWA has...

July 30, 2018 1:29 pm

Jewish Voice for Peace Calls Firebomb Kites ‘Popular Protests for Freedom’

Jewish Voice for Peace is placing this ad in The Nation, shown here in context (h/t Yisrael Medad): Yes, JVP is calling the kites with firebombs...

July 27, 2018 11:11 am

Mahmoud Abbas’ Fatah Party Says Israel Working to Destroy Al-Aqsa and All Jerusalem Is Arab Territory

This comes from the official Fatah news site: The Fatah movement confirmed that Israel has prepared and has been implementing a plan to demolish Al-Aqsa Mosque...

July 25, 2018 11:59 am

Iran — Perhaps the Most Bigoted Country in the World — Calls Israel’s Basic Law ‘Racist’

Iran's official FARS news agency published an article that calls the new Jewish nation-state law "racist" and proof that Israel is an "apartheid" state. Interestingly,...

July 24, 2018 10:55 am

Yes, There Is a Jewish Nation and a Jewish People

In an ignorant critique of the new Israeli law declaring Israel the nation-state of the Jewish people, a Palestinian author ridicules the idea that there...

July 23, 2018 12:06 pm

Jordan Formally Complains to Israel About Allowing Jews to Visit the Temple Mount

On Sunday, more than 1,000 Jews visited the site of the Holy Temples on the Temple Mount in Jerusalem in order to commemorate the anniversary...

July 18, 2018 12:16 pm

If UNRWA Is Losing Students, Do We Really Need UNRWA?

UNRWA workers in the West Bank protested announced job cuts by UNRWA on Tuesday; 956 employees in Gaza and 194 employees in the West Bank...

July 16, 2018 11:18 am

Palestinian Terrorists Also Get Free Health Insurance

The below page at the Palestine cabinet website shows that anyone who has spent more than a year in Israeli prisons is entitled to free health...


British Jews Congratulate Princess Meghan and Royal Family on Baby News

A Jewish group in the UK congratulated the royal family and the Duchess...

New Zealand Activists Raise Funds for Palestinian Charity After Fine by Israeli Court

Two New Zealand anti-Israel activists have raised NZ$14,000 ($9,108.40) as of Sunday for...

NFL Player Gets Schooled About Jewish Food, Hebrew Slang

A NFL player recently accepted an invitation from a sports anchor to try Jewish food for the first time and learn...


The Man Who Chose Israel

I am the CEO of the Israel Scholarship Education Foundation. This organization, founded in 1977, helps young people in Israel’s...

Report: Hezbollah Hacked Into Mobile Devices Worldwide

Hezbollah hackers used "catfishing" techniques on social media to infiltrate mobile devices worldwide, according to a release from the Czech...

UCI Preparing to Refer Anti-Israel Disrupters to Prosecution

Campus police at University of California, Irvine will in the near future refer anti-Israel disruptors of a May 3, 2018...


US Cracks Down on Transnational Organized Crime Groups, Including Hezbollah

US Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Monday said he had designated five groups, including Hezbollah and MS-13, as transnational criminal organizations to target with tougher investigations and prosecutions. Sessions also said he had...


Netanyahu Thanks Australian PM for Consideration of Jerusalem Recognition, ...

During a phone call with his Israeli counterpart Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday, Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison revealed he was...

Middle East

Syria Says Idlib Situation Untenable If Jihadists Won’t Comply With D...

Syria's foreign minister said on Monday the situation in Idlib was untenable if jihadists do not comply with a Russian-Turkish...