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Roie Yellinek is a doctoral student in the department of Middle East studies at Bar-Ilan University, a fellow at Kohelet Policy Forum, and a freelance journalist.

ARTICLES BY: Roie Yellinek

September 1, 2020 5:45 am

US-China Relations Are in Trouble

The world has changed a great deal since the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic at the end of 2019. One aspect of this change is...

July 16, 2020 5:45 am

How China Is Exploiting American Unrest

The state-controlled Chinese media enthusiastically covered the protests and rioting that followed the George Floyd killing. It compared the American protests to the protests in...

July 15, 2020 4:56 am

How Will the West Respond to China’s Nefarious Hong Kong Crackdown?

In 1997, after 156 years of British rule, the United Kingdom transferred responsibility for the city-state of Hong Kong to China. Twenty-three years later, in...

June 8, 2020 5:53 am

Pompeo’s Visit to Israel and the Chinese Connection

On May 13, 2020, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo landed in Israel for an eight-hour visit. His trip attracted a lot of attention, not...

June 2, 2020 4:16 am

Amid Russian Expansionism, Georgia Is an Ally of Israel and the US

Georgia’s relations with Israel have grown ever warmer since the establishment of diplomatic relations on June 1, 1992. The strength of the relationship was visible...

May 21, 2020 6:24 am

What the Coronavirus Reveals About China

The coronavirus is not the first pandemic to be exported from China to the rest of the world. China’s leadership, which is known for the...

April 5, 2020 6:55 am

After Endlessly Supporting Assad, Will China Rebuild Syria?

The relationship between China and Syria dates back to 1956, when the countries first initiated diplomatic contact. Bilateral relations have stayed largely consistent. In 2010...

March 15, 2020 7:07 am

Taiwan and Israel: Don’t Recognize, But Collaborate

In the late 1940s, both Taiwan and the modern-day State of Israel managed to face down massive powers that categorically rejected their rights to their...

February 24, 2020 7:10 am

China’s Nefarious Penetration of the Israeli Media

Not long ago, the Israeli paper Makor Rishon published a comprehensive cover story on a Chinese individual who goes by the name Itzik HaSini (“Itzik...

February 16, 2020 12:24 am

China’s Response to the Killing of Soleimani

The January 3 US drone strike that killed Quds Force commander Qassem Soleimani, deputy commander of the Popular Recruiting Forces (al-Hashd ash-Sh’abi) Abu Mahdi al-Mohandes,...

August 26, 2019 7:02 am

Israel’s Budding Relationship With a Group of Arab States

Though it is largely motivated by mutual concerns about surging Iranian imperialism, the strengthening of Israel’s relationship with the Cooperation Council for the Arab States...

June 24, 2019 5:04 am

The Hong Kong Demonstrations, China, and Lasting Change

Though it has been a part of China since 1997 -- following the transfer of power from Great Britain -- Hong Kong enjoys autonomy, a...

June 12, 2019 11:56 am

The Horrendous Way a German Museum Remembers the Holocaust

The Nazi racial laws that led to the murder of millions of Jews in the Holocaust were enacted in the city of Nuremberg. Nuremberg is...

May 5, 2019 5:43 am

Will China’s Support for Sudan’s Dictator Backfire?

On April 11, 2019, Sudan’s president, Omar al-Bashir, was overthrown in a military coup after 30 years at the country's helm. China, one of his...


German Government Launches National Strategy to Combat Rising Antisemitism

Antisemitism in Germany exists "not only on the fringes, but it also at the heart of our society," the country's interior minister warned on Wednesday. Speaking at the launch of the...


3,000-Year-Old Seal Found on School Trip Near Tel Aviv

A 3,000-year-old seal was unearthed during a school field trip in central Israel, the country's antiquity authority announced Wednesday. Crafted in the shape of a dung beetle, the artifact was found...

Middle East

Niece of Iran’s Supreme Leader Urges World to Cut Ties with Tehran in...

Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei's niece, a well known rights activist, has called on foreign governments to cut all...

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