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Samuel Sokol is the Middle East Correspondent for the Five Towns Jewish Times & Ami Magazine. Working as a freelancer, Samuel has covered breaking news from Ramallah, Nablus and East Jerusalem for such publications as the Philadelphia Bulletin, the Jerusalem Post, Arutz Sheva and FrontPage Magazine. He has interviewed top members of Fatah, Hamas and the Al Aqsa Martyrs Brigades. Follow Samuel's Tweets at twitter.com/samuelsokol Contact Samuel at sam@5tjt.com

ARTICLES BY: Samuel Sokol


November 16, 2011 7:31 pm
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Hamas Leaders Find Red Cross Refuge In Jerusalem, Minister Fights for Eviction

Sheikh Jarrah, Jerusalem- Eli Yishai, Israel's Interior Minister, has been given until January 21st to present the government's case for the deportation of several members...

October 6, 2011 2:52 pm
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Israeli Columnist: I Hope Peres will Eulogize Ben Ari

JERUSALEM- A new media scandal looks ready to break out in Israel only weeks after senior Jerusalem Post columnist Larry Derfner was fired for...

September 26, 2011 6:20 pm
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Senior Palestinian Official Backtracks on “End” of Israel Remarks

JERUSALEM- A senior Fatah official, speaking on pan-Arabic satellite network Al Jazeera this Friday, seemingly reiterated the PLO's continuing support for its 1974 "phased plan"...

September 26, 2011 5:48 pm
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Israel Arrests Hamas Lawmaker In Capital

JERUSALEM- In an undercover operation on Monday, Israeli police forces arrested wanted Hamas political leader and PLC lawmaker Ahmad Attoun, who has been living...

September 25, 2011 2:22 pm
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Settlement Leaders Concerned Over Arab Patrols Following Highway Attack

JERUSALEM- Settlement leaders have expressed worry this week following the announcement that Palestinians will begin unofficial civil defense patrols throughout Judea and Samaria. The Popular Committees,...

September 5, 2011 12:37 am
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Legal Forum Calls on A.G. to Investigate Derfner Over “Incitement”

JERUSALEM- According to a letter obtained by the Algemeiner Journal, the Legal Forum for the Land of Israel, a non-profit legal aide society affiliated...

August 25, 2011 8:31 am
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Jerusalem Post Columnist Calls Eilat Terror “Justified”

Calling his comments "an attempt at patriotism," Jerusalem Post columnist and well known political commentator Larry Derfner endorsed the use of violence against Israeli citizens...

Culture

Israeli Shalva Band’s Eurovision Performance Praised for ‘Making Dreams Come True’

Israel's Ministry of Foreign Affairs commended the country's Shalva Band following...

Eurovision Fans Hit Tel Aviv Beach Ahead of Saturday Final

Hundreds of tourists and concertgoers packed into a seafront Eurovision park in Tel Aviv on Friday, soaking in the late...

Features

Abraham Foxman Talks Antisemitism, BDS, and Mel Gibson

Abraham Foxman is the National Director Emeritus of the Anti-Defamation League and a Holocaust survivor. He is the author of...

Israel’s Information War Is as Important as Its Military One

In recent months, the Israeli defense establishment has made increasing use of “information...

Next Israeli Government Could Soon Face New Iranian Terrorist Challenges

In Saturday's early hours, when the attention of most Israelis was focused on...

Israel

Israeli PM Netanyahu and Group of Ex-Security Officials Clash Over Potentia...

A group of 200 former Israeli security officials sent a formal letter to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu denouncing the...

Middle East

Israel Condemns Top UN Official for Meeting With Hezbollah Leader

Israel on Tuesday condemned a top UN official for meeting with a Hezbollah leader in Lebanon. A day earlier, UN Special Coordinator for Lebanon Jan Kubis tweeted, “Grateful for an open...

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