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Dr. Reuven Berko has a PhD in Middle Eastern studies, is a commentator on Israeli Arabic TV, writes for the Israeli daily newspaper Israel Hayom, and is considered one of Israel's top experts on Arab affairs.

ARTICLES BY: Reuven Berko


March 7, 2017 8:36 am
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Welcome to Banksy’s ‘Walled Off Hotel’ in Bethlehem, an Anti-Israel Installation Masquerading as a Peace-Promoting Tourism Project

The Left's widely publicized campaign about the launch of the boutique Colonial Hotel in Bethlehem recalls the lyrics to The Eagles' surrealist song "Hotel California,"...

April 17, 2015 9:49 am
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President Obama’s Passover Seder

President Obama's recent statement that requiring Iran to recognize Israel would not be part of the agreement with Iran did not surprise Israelis, many of...

January 1, 2015 11:07 am
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‘Palestine’ and the International Criminal Court

The Palestinian Authority's latest unilateral attempt to gain recognition as a state without negotiating any concessions failed Tuesday. But other mischief remains in play, including Wednesday's...

October 27, 2014 1:37 pm
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Peace According to Radical Islam

England is debating whether to outlaw the Muslim Brotherhood - the religious, ideological, and operative supporter of Hamas. Various political pressures, however, have prevented British...

October 20, 2014 6:59 am
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The Road From Qatar to the Gaza Strip

In a recent speech, Israeli Ambassador to the United Nations Ron Prosor mentioned the central role of Qatar in supporting international terrorist organizations. Money flowing...

July 17, 2014 12:39 am
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The Double Standard of Proportionality

Once again, Israel finds itself facing Hamas rocket attacks from the Gaza Strip as the terrorists turn their civilians into human shields. Before the security...

May 12, 2014 6:57 am
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What Would Abbas’ Palestinian State Look Like?

Al-Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri recently called Mahmoud Abbas "a traitor who is selling Palestine." The statement was made in a speech available on al-Qaeda-affiliated websites, and...

January 30, 2014 8:11 am
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The Importance of the Jordan Valley Corridor

The Israeli demand for a security presence along the Jordan River was again raised last month in the Kerry-brokered peace talks between Israel and the Palestinians....

January 9, 2014 11:58 am
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The Final Death of Lawrence of Arabia

Peter O'Toole, who was marvelous in "Lawrence of Arabia," died recently. Many commentators and critics feel that Lawrence's story and the movie about him influenced...

Culture

Richard Gere to Star in Apple Adaptation of Israeli Series ‘Nevelot’

Apple is negotiating for the rights to adapt an Israeli television series that...

Gal Gadot Shows Solidarity With Israeli Women Protesting Domestic Violence in Nationwide Strike

Israeli actress Gal Gadot expressed support for the thousands of women across Israel...

Features

Is Your Bread Still Kosher? Arnold’s Bread Manufacturer Drops the OU

JNS.org - Bimbo Bakeries USA, which owns many of the nationally-distributed bread and...

Why Should We Light the Menorah With Olive Oil?

Below is an excerpt from the book The Light That Unites: A Chanukah Companion (OU Press) by Aaron Goldscheider. There are...

The Dead Sea Scrolls Monument

In 1946 or 1947 -- no one knows for certain -- a Bedouin goatherd nicknamed Muhammad the Wolf led his...

World

Hezbollah Threat to Western Hemisphere as ‘Dangerous’ as ISIS, ...

A top US State Department official on Tuesday warned officials from twelve key nations in the Western Hemisphere that Hezbollah...

Israel

US-Israeli Software Firm Quali Raises $22.5 million in VC-Backed Funding Ro...

US-Israeli software firm Quali said on Tuesday it raised $22.5 million in a private funding round led by Jerusalem Venture...

Middle East

Tourism in Bethlehem Booming as Christmas Nears

Bethlehem is enjoying its busiest Christmas season on record, the Palestinian Ministry of Tourism said on Monday, with hotels in the birthplace of Jesus almost fully booked for the holiday. Tourism...

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