Category: Strategic Affairs

Kicking the Iranian Can Down the Road

Aug 22, 2012

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As the debate intensifies regarding unilateral Israeli action against Iran, everybody seems to be playing kick the can down the road. Blame the other. A very dangerous game.

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Why Israelis remain leery of Obama

Jun 19, 2012

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When the centrifuges continue to spin in Qom, it’s no wonder that many in Israel prefer Mitt Romney… A new public opinion poll shows that large majorities of Israelis are dissatisfied with Obama administration’s policies on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and on Iran.

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I have become a “Dry Bones” cartoon

May 25, 2012

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I’m please that my Israel Hayom column of earlier this week “Obama and Iranian Hegemony,” which warns of a US deal with Iran at the expense of America’s traditional allies in the Middle East, has now become a Dry Bones cartoon!

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Obama and Iranian hegemony

May 22, 2012

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The interim agreement with Iran that the P5+1 powers seem set to conclude with Iran in the Baghdad talks this week – involving the suspension of Iran’s 20 percent uranium enrichment – is dangerous on four levels.

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Got our back? More like stabbing us in the back

Mar 30, 2012

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In a deliberate American campaign to scuttle any planned Israeli hit on Iran, the Obama administration is leaking classified intelligence assessments and documents that rip deep into Israel’s most sensitive military zones.

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Egypt-Israel Peace: Whereto?

Mar 29, 2012

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The cold peace gets even colder. And the Mediterranean basin is in danger of becoming an Islamic sea. Time to rebuild Israel’s defenses in the south.

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Enough of Noam Schalit!

Mar 16, 2012

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Noam Schalit outrageously tells us that if he were Palestinian he too would try to kidnap IDF soldiers. Time to tell him: clam up! Our patience has run out on the elder Mr. Schalit’s insensitive and tendentious statements.

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Read Obama’s body language

Mar 5, 2012

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This US President is not going to order a military strike on Iran. No amount of rhetoric can cloak his true feelings.

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Obama has “got our back”?

Mar 4, 2012

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Forgive me if Obama’s current charm offensive leaves me skeptical of the depth of his profundity and sincerity when it comes to Israel. I don’t at all feel that Obama “has Israel’s back.”

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What to do about Iran

Feb 15, 2012

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Summarized here: The punditry of Benny Morris, Dennis Ross, Daniel Schwammenthal, Jonathan Tobin, Amir Mizroch and The Washington Post editors.

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