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Denying Israel The Right to Defend Itself

Monday, July 16th, 2001

A few years ago, an Arab group killed a number of American soldiers in a terrorist attack in a German night club. The United States retaliated for the terrorist attack by bombing Khadafy’s headquarters in Libya. One act of terrorism resulted in a quick American military response. Israel has suffered, and is still suffering, many […]


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Time to Rethink Middle East Policy (Part 1)

Monday, July 16th, 2001

There are moments in history where a policy that had dominated the hopes of an entire foreign policy community collapses. Sometimes, if the illusion was expansive and entrenched deeply enough, the consequences of that collapse effect not only a nation, but even a continet or a region. What that happens, a new enviroment of war […]


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Syrian Scud fired with chemical warhead

Sunday, July 15th, 2001

Syria recently test-fired a chemical warhead on board a Scud B ballistic missile as part of a periodic exercise program. The missile used in the test 10 days ago has a range of 300 kilometers and normally carries a conventional warhead. During Syria’s periodic tests, its missile crews try to incorporate new tactics or technologies. […]


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Arafat Always Goes Too Far

Sunday, July 15th, 2001

The crackdown was swift and brutal. Though the government was deeply divided between hardliners and those favoring more negotiation with the Palestinians, the hardliners won. Towns and refugee camps that had raised the flag of the Republic of Palestine were shelled, while Yasser Arafat proclaimed a "genocide" and urged his people to resist. There were […]


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It’s about Israel’s existence, not Jewish “settlements”

Friday, July 13th, 2001

The State Department’s demand that Israel prohibit all Jewish construction in Judea-Samaria-Gaza and parts of Jerusalem ignores the crucial fact that terrorism predates the current Jewish presence in those areas by a number of years. In fact, between 1948-1967, before a single before any Jew could visit the remnant of the Holy Temple in Jerusalem […]


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Why Israel Rejects ‘Observers’

Thursday, July 12th, 2001

JERUSALEM — On Friday, U.S. Secretary of State Colin Powell dropped what to Israeli ears sounded like a bombshell. Standing next to Palestinian Authority Chairman Yasser Arafat in Ramallah, Mr. Powell said, “I think as we get into the confidence-building phase there will be a need for monitors and observers to … make an independent […]


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Arafat and Peres – “The Odd Couple”

Wednesday, July 11th, 2001

In a July 3, 2001, op-ed entitled “The odd couple,” Ha’aretz columnist Yoel Marcus discussed the peculiar nature of the ongoing relationship between Yasser Arafat and Shimon Peres. He argued that despite the fact that Peres legitimized Arafat with the Oslo agreements, Arafat continually ‘rewarded’ Peres and Israel with terror. Furthermore, despite the fact that […]


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Arafat’s Condolences to Tel-Aviv Disco Bomber’s Family: “The Heroic Martyrdom Operation”…”A Model of Manhood and Sacrifice for Allah and the Homeland…”

Tuesday, July 10th, 2001

On June 24, 2001, the German TV network, Westdeutscher Rundfunk (WDR) aired in its weekly program, “Weltspiegl” a news special titled “The Father of the Terrorist.” The program briefly focused on the life of the Tel-Aviv disco suicide bomber and his family and friends reaction to his martyrdom in which 21 mostly teenagers were killed […]


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Freeze Arab Settlements

Sunday, July 8th, 2001

Since Palestinian Authority Chairman Yasir Arafat announced his acceptance of a cease-fire, over 40 mortar shells have been fired at Jewish communities in Gaza, several Israelis have been injured in shooting attacks in Judea and Samaria, and five-month-old Yehuda Shoham died after being assaulted by Palestinian stone-throwers near Shiloh. Perhaps someone should point out to […]


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Will Mexico be the Next Lebanon?

Friday, July 6th, 2001

We’ve all heard and read the reports recently about how the Mexican government is actively promoting illegal migration into the United States, even providing survival kits to thoseintending to cross the Rio Grande and make their way to the “promised land.” Mexico makes little or no effort to police its border with the U.S. It […]


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